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This Google Panda “Victim” Just Posted Record Revenue And Profitability This Google Panda “Victim” Just Posted Record Revenue And Profitability
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The Google Panda update, originally unleashed in early 2011, continues to take its toll on the Internet, for better or for worse (most would probably say better). While there are frequently rumors about new updates or refreshes to Panda, the …

Chrome Update Saves Windows Users Battery Life, Privacy Chrome Update Saves Windows Users Battery Life, Privacy

Google pushed anew Chrome stable release today, potentially saving Windows users battery life. “We recently enabled GPU-accelerated video decoding for Chrome on Windows,” the company said in a blog post. “Dedicated graphics chips draw far less power than a computer’s …

Pitbulls, the Disney Channel, and the Election Pitbulls, the Disney Channel, and the Election

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

Roseanne Barr Wants Your Vote Today Roseanne Barr Wants Your Vote Today
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Yes, Roseanne Barr is on the ballot in several states, and she took to Twitter today to spread the word. Barr is a candidate in California, Colorado, and Florida and is a write-in for Alabama, Alaska, Delaware, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, …

Google Launches Enhanced Link Attribution For In-Page Analytics Google Launches Enhanced Link Attribution For In-Page Analytics

Google announced a new link attribution feature for In-Page Analytics. You’ll be able to access the feature by adding two lines to your tracking snippet and enabling it in the web property settings. The feature uses a combination of element …

Dark Far Cry 3 Story Trailer Released Dark Far Cry 3 Story Trailer Released
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It became clear at E3 that violence and videogames are still bound together pretty tightly and that dark re-imaginings of relatively innocent games (such as Tomb Raider) is going to become a trend the way it has for some movie …

Nvidia Releases New Linux Drivers For Its GTX 600 Series Nvidia Releases New Linux Drivers For Its GTX 600 Series

Valve announced today that the closed beta for Linux is now beginning for those lucky few who were selected out of the 60,000 applicants. Those players will be able to start playing native versions of games like Team Fortress 2, …

Yes, You Really Are Racist Says This Twitter Account Yes, You Really Are Racist Says This Twitter Account
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Here’s a new parody Twitter account to follow. People say a lot of interesting things on Twitter. It’s a public forum where any individual is only a few thumb-clicks away from releasing whatever brain diarrhea they happen to form in …

Amazon Releases New “Send to Kindle” Function For Browsers, Email Amazon Releases New “Send to Kindle” Function For Browsers, Email

Amazon has unveiled a new service that allows Kindle owners to more easily sync web content and documents from their PC or mobile devices. The new “Send to Kindle” service is now available for the Firefox and Chrome browsers, through …

Delicious Has Another New Design, And It Doesn’t Look Like Pinterest Delicious Has Another New Design, And It Doesn’t Look Like Pinterest
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Delicious just unveiled a preview of “the brand new Delicious”. It seems like just a year ago that we were seeing a brand new Delicious. I guess that didn’t pan out very well. I’m just glad they don’t have all …

Steam For Linux Is Now In Closed Beta Steam For Linux Is Now In Closed Beta
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Valve’s Steam platform began life on Windows, and only just moved to Macs in 2010. Now the Washington-based developer is ready to move Steam onto the wild west of operating systems – Linux. Valve announced that the Steam for Linux …

Channing Tatum “Sexiest Man Alive”? Channing Tatum “Sexiest Man Alive”?

Channing Tatum has made “sexiest” lists for years now, but landing the top spot in the coveted issue of People’s “Sexiest Man Alive” is a different story altogether, and many are speculating that he’s done just that. The issue won’t …

More Users Getting Google Results Pages With Search Filters At The Top More Users Getting Google Results Pages With Search Filters At The Top

Google has been testing a version of its search results pages for quite some time, which show the search filters at the top of the results, rather than on the left. Here’s what the test looks like: And a zoomed …

Hold Me Closer, Tony Danza: 50+ Years of Misheard Lyrics, Live Hold Me Closer, Tony Danza: 50+ Years of Misheard Lyrics, Live

This one is dedicated to the folks out there who sing loud and proud, even if they have no idea what they’re actually singing or if it is at all consistent with reality. Here are some classic misheard lyrics, with …

Report Indicates StumbleUpon Is Sending Less Traffic To Sites Report Indicates StumbleUpon Is Sending Less Traffic To Sites

StumbleUpon’s share of traffic sent to publisher sites is down 53% since July, according to Shareaholic, which released some new data for October. Update: StumbleUpon says its internal data is quite contrary to Shareaholic’s findings. The trend might be in …

Open Graph Is Still Being Awesome For Apps Open Graph Is Still Being Awesome For Apps

Open Graph is arguably Facebook’s most important asset. The social network points to data that shows apps using Open Graph see a huge increase in monthly active users and referrals. In its latest data breakdown, Facebook shows that music on …

Peter Moylneux’s Cube-Tapping App Launches Today Peter Moylneux’s Cube-Tapping App Launches Today

Peter Moylneux’s 22Cans game studio today released a mobile game that can be considered more social experiment than game. Curiosity is a game about tapping a giant cube. The tapping serves to chip away at the cube and reveal the …

Katie Holmes Getting Good Reviews For Broadway Turn Katie Holmes Getting Good Reviews For Broadway Turn
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Since her much-publicized divorce from Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes has been garnering quiet praise from those in the fashion world and in showbiz, turning up during New York Fashion Week to debut her new line Holmes & Yang and starring …

Facebook Gifts Event Now Scheduled for November 15 Facebook Gifts Event Now Scheduled for November 15

On October 29th, Facebook sent out invites for a media event at FAO Schwartz in New York City. The event was scheduled for November 1st and was supposed to deal with Facebook’s new Gifts ecommerce platform. Of course, Mother Nature …

Microsoft Really Is Axing Windows Live Messenger In Favor Of Skype Microsoft Really Is Axing Windows Live Messenger In Favor Of Skype
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A rumor started going around yesterday that said Microsoft would be retiring its 13-year-old Windows Live Messenger client. All Messenger users would be shepherded into Skype so Microsoft could unite its IM clients under one brand. Microsoft wouldn’t comment on …

Google Panda Update Data Refresh Is Rolling Out Google Panda Update Data Refresh Is Rolling Out
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Update: What do you know? They just formally announced it (and it’s just a data refresh, not an actual update): Follow @google A Googler @google Panda data refresh rolling out. ~1.1% of English queries noticeably affected. More context: http://t.co/QqlpqTmk  Reply …

Track Voting in Real Time With Facebook and Foursquare Track Voting in Real Time With Facebook and Foursquare
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In many states across the country, we’ve already passed the halfway mark for voting hours in the 2012 Presidential Election. Soon, we will all know whether President Obama or Mitt Romney will lead the country for the next four years …

Multivitamins Don’t Reduce Heart Disease Risk, Says Study Multivitamins Don’t Reduce Heart Disease Risk, Says Study

A new study has found that daily multivitamin use does not reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease in men. The findings were presented this week at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2012 and published in The Journal of the …

Guitar Hero Creator’s Next Project Lies In Mobile Hardware Guitar Hero Creator’s Next Project Lies In Mobile Hardware

The plastic instrument music genre is all but dead. Harmonix still puts out new tracks every week for Rock Band 3, but the developer’s focus on Dance Central speaks volumes about the state of the music game today. That’s why …