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PETA Calls Out Super Mario Land 3D For Tanooki Fur Violation PETA Calls Out Super Mario Land 3D For Tanooki Fur Violation
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Love them, hate them, laugh maniacally at their tactics; whatever your reaction is to PETA’s stunts you have to give them props for being creative. As a gamer, I have to recognize the hilarity of calling out Mario for wearing …

Call of Duty Female Gamer Records Her Experiences With Sexism Call of Duty Female Gamer Records Her Experiences With Sexism
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Everyone knows that when conversing with people online, the veil of anonymity can make people say all sorts of things they wouldn’t utter in real life. Blogs, news sites, and other online mediums have been dealing with this problem for …

Social Conversion, Brand Storytelling, and Cell Phone Poop Social Conversion, Brand Storytelling, and Cell Phone Poop
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Today’s infographic round-up looks at the differences and features of paid, earned, and owned media. The second infographic shows what it takes to convert in a social world. Finally, learn about the dirtiness of the things we touch on a …

Webcam Hacking Movie Looks To Heighten Awareness Webcam Hacking Movie Looks To Heighten Awareness
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Webcam hacking is a term and practice you may not have heard of, but will never forget after watching the movie below. The movie is simply titled “Webcam“, and was shot completely on none other than an actual webcam. The …

.XXX Domain Purchases Begin, Calling It a Landrush .XXX Domain Purchases Begin, Calling It a Landrush

There has been a long running debate, and legal battle over whether or not .xxx domains should be allowed to exist. ICM, presented their idea of .xxx and .kids domains to ICANN back in 2000. Various proposals would be submitted …

Social Network Retail, NFS-Enabled iPhone 5 & iPad 3 Social Network Retail, NFS-Enabled iPhone 5 & iPad 3
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Today’s infographic round-up features the increase of importance for social networks in retail, and the prospect of a NFC-enabled iPhone 5 and iPad 3. View more infographic round-ups here. The Importance of Social Networks in Retail: ++ Click Image to …

Google Testing New, Lighter Colors In Search Results Google Testing New, Lighter Colors In Search Results

When it comes to colors, there’s a whole world of study which continues to look at the effects various colors have on our psychology. There are two schools of color when talking about psychology; warm and cool. Warm colors are …

Shifting From Social Media To Social Business Shifting From Social Media To Social Business

When someone uses social media platforms for personal use, the focus is simply about updating your followers about what is happening in your life or sharing cool content. For businesses, social media is a much trickier nut to crack. This …

SEO Experts React To Google Algorithm Update SEO Experts React To Google Algorithm Update
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I’m not sure what other writers are calling Google’s algorithm update, as we’ve only had it for a day. I’m staying with the KISS (keep it simple stupid) method, and calling it “Google Fresh“. No doubt, SEO experts, webmasters, and …

Google Algorithm Update Focuses On Freshness and Recency Google Algorithm Update Focuses On Freshness and Recency
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At the rate information is transferring, it seems like a losing game to try and stay current on everything that is occurring. However, it’s exactly what Google is planning with their latest algorithm update. Simply put, they’re trying to make …

Do a Barrel Roll! In Google’s Search, and Enjoy Do a Barrel Roll! In Google’s Search, and Enjoy
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As a mid-late 20′s something, I’m blessed with remembering the glory days of video games with both the SNES and Nintendo 64. One of the games which everyone had to play at the time was Star Fox, and the sequel …

Gamestop Now Offering Android Tablets With Game Bonuses Gamestop Now Offering Android Tablets With Game Bonuses

The video game retailer, Gamestop, has officially jumped on the app gaming scene. In an interesting announcement, the retailer has decided to start selling Android tablets both online and at their stores. Unlike other places, purchasing a tablet at Gamestop …

Google Starting “Make Ideas Real” SketchUp Project Google Starting “Make Ideas Real” SketchUp Project

When you think of Google, 3D image modeling isn’t generally the first idea that pops in your head. The search engine giant looks to be changing that with a new project they’re calling “Make Ideas Real“. It’s based around their …

GTA V Trailer Unleashed, No Release Date Announced GTA V Trailer Unleashed, No Release Date Announced
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About a week ago, Rockstar Games revealed the existence of Grand Theft Auto 5. Along with the reveal, they also provided a release date for the announcement trailer. Today is that day, and we get our first sneak peek at …

Microsoft Utilizing HTML5 for Bing Mobile Hybrid Apps Microsoft Utilizing HTML5 for Bing Mobile Hybrid Apps
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Consider this another victory for the advancement of HTML5, the latest mark-up language update which pushes the envelope of HTML capabilities. Microsoft has decided to use it to build their latest Bing for Mobile apps. What benefits will the language …

Turtleman Appears On Jay Leno, Joins Animal Planet Turtleman Appears On Jay Leno, Joins Animal Planet
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If you’re still looking for definitive proof that the internet can make anyone famous, meet Ernie Brown Jr, a.k.a. – The Turtleman. He’s from Lebanon, KY, and has gone from a backwoods turtle wrangler, to internet sensation, to getting his …

Robin Williams, Legend of Zelda Ad Campaign Continues Robin Williams, Legend of Zelda Ad Campaign Continues
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It always seems the truly genius ad campaigns are the simple, less-you-have-to-think-the-better ideas. Sony hit their advertising gold with the Kevin Butler PS3 ads, and Nintendo has Robin Williams. Since this is the 25th anniversary year of the Legend of …

Big Ideas Digital, iOS Game Developer Raises Money To Help Girl Walk Big Ideas Digital, iOS Game Developer Raises Money To Help Girl Walk

Grace Windram is a five year old girl in the UK, who has been living with Spastic Dyplegic Cerebral Palsy. It has left her with the inability to walk. However, a surgery which is available in the US will provide …

Sony Opens Up Hall of Play For PS3 Gamers Sony Opens Up Hall of Play For PS3 Gamers

If you own a PS3, and haven’t taken in a viewing of the “Michael” ad, then I highly recommend watching the video below. Many are saying it’s one of the greatest commercials Sony has released. The commercial has done so …

Tebowing: Like Planking But Much Funnier Tebowing: Like Planking But Much Funnier
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If you follow sports at all, and visit ESPN.com on a regular basis, you’ve more than likely run across a Tim Tebow article. Quite possibly one of the most polarizing sports figures in recent years, the love/hate he draws is …

GTA 5 Officially Announced, Trailer Release Date Confirmed GTA 5 Officially Announced, Trailer Release Date Confirmed
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Rockstar Games, the developers for the Grand Theft Auto series have officially announced the existence of Grand Theft Auto 5. They completely covered their website with this Grand Theft Auto 5 logo, with a release date for the first trailer: …

Twitter Users Poke Fun At Siri, Latest Feature Announcement Twitter Users Poke Fun At Siri, Latest Feature Announcement
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Many features were announced for the iPhone 4S: 1080p video recording, iCloud, and a faster processor. However, there’s one feature which looks to be the most captivating and hilarious. It’s Siri. While keeping up with Twitter traffic, there was a …

Live Twitter Reactions From iPhone 4S Event Live Twitter Reactions From iPhone 4S Event

It’s finally here, the iPhone event so many have been anticipating. Will we see the iPhone 5, or will we be provided only the iPhone 4S? Perhaps the big shocker will be announced, and discover Sprint paid $20 billion for …

iPhone 5 Rumor: Sprint Paid $20 Billion For Exclusive Release iPhone 5 Rumor: Sprint Paid $20 Billion For Exclusive Release
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There have been some whopping iPhone 5 related rumors the past few months, but if this turns out to be true it will dwarf them all. According to BRG.com, a source has confirmed that Sprint will purchase $20 billion worth …