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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 …

Matt Cutts On Why Google Shuts Down Products: It’s Not Malice (Though This Is An Unofficial Explanation) Matt Cutts On Why Google Shuts Down Products: It’s Not Malice (Though This Is An Unofficial Explanation)

Google released an interesting Webmaster Help video today. This time, Matt Cutts takes on the topic of Google shutting down products, which is rather timely, considering that Google is getting ready to shut down homepage backgrounds, and a number of …

Tablets Top Holiday Buying Survey, But Not the iPad Mini [Infographic] Tablets Top Holiday Buying Survey, But Not the iPad Mini [Infographic]
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The results of a new Tech Bargains survey were released today, and they show that Apple may not be the big winner in the mini-tablet market this holiday season. The survey shows that 53% of consumers will spend more than …

Google+ Unveils New Reporting Mechanisms for Content, Hangouts Google+ Unveils New Reporting Mechanisms for Content, Hangouts

Google just announced some new privacy functions for Google+ that deal with how users report abusive content within the stream as well as abuse within Hangouts. Here are the changes, as announced by Google’s Pavni Diwanji on Google+: Reporting content …

Alec Baldwin: Push-Ups In The Street Get You Fit Alec Baldwin: Push-Ups In The Street Get You Fit
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Alec Baldwin was spotted showing off his workout routine to passerby in L.A. recently, dropping to the ground and doing push-ups rather than waiting for the gym. Baldwin was in town to promote his latest film, “Rise Of The Guardians”, …

Europe’s PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale Ad Is A Bit More Realistic Europe’s PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale Ad Is A Bit More Realistic

Sony makes some pretty amazing ads for its PlayStation products. The company’s latest live-action ad for PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale was pretty impressive in how it captured the look and feel of all the characters present. Only problem? It was …

Sergey Brin’s Political Statement Gets Facebook Product Director To Share A Google+ Link Sergey Brin’s Political Statement Gets Facebook Product Director To Share A Google+ Link

Earlier, we shared a Google+ post Google co-founder Sergey Brin posted last night about today’s elections. In case you missed it, here is what he said: Sergey Brin8 hours ago I must confess, I am dreading today's elections.Not because of …

Microsoft is Building a 7-Inch Xbox Surface Gaming Tablet [RUMOR] Microsoft is Building a 7-Inch Xbox Surface Gaming Tablet [RUMOR]
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The interplay between Microsoft’s Xbox console, Windows 8, the Windows games store, SmartGlass, and hybrid laptop/tablet devices has certainly jumbled the rumor mill for Microsoft products a bit. Back in June, just before the announcement of Microsof’s Surface tablet, a …

Guys, Stop Instagramming Your Ballots. Seriously. Guys, Stop Instagramming Your Ballots. Seriously.
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I know you’re excited about voting. It’s not only our democratic right and duty, but it’s a privilege. Quick tip: If you want to convince yourself of the importance of voting, just imagine for a second that you were unable …

Kinect Fusion Brings 3D Modeling To Kinect For Windows Kinect Fusion Brings 3D Modeling To Kinect For Windows

Kinect For Windows is one of Microsoft’s best projects to date. It’s a bit gimmicky and not that great for games, but it’s been amazing for app developers on the PC. Back in September, a developer created an email system …

No Doubt Apologizes For “Racist” Video, Pulls It No Doubt Apologizes For “Racist” Video, Pulls It
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No Doubt’s newest single off their album “Push And Shove”, called “Looking Hot”, was pulled from YouTube just a day after it was put up after it garnered several complaints of racism. The video, which shows singer Gwen Stefani dressed …

Near-Earth Asteroid Imaged by NASA Near-Earth Asteroid Imaged by NASA
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NASA scientists announced today that they have created multiple radar images showing the near-Earth asteroid named 2007 PA8. The images were generated using data collected from the 70-meter Deep Space Network antenna in Goldstone, California on October 28 through October …

Nokia Lumia 920 Hits AT&T For $99 On Friday Nokia Lumia 920 Hits AT&T For $99 On Friday
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The Nokia Lumia 920 is the face of Windows Phone 8 going into the holiday season. If the new phones do well, AT&T will have a winner since the Lumia 920 is exclusive to the carrier. Of course, we never …

Facebook, Not Twitter, Adds Photo Filters to iOS App Facebook, Not Twitter, Adds Photo Filters to iOS App
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On the same day that reports surfaced claiming that Twitter was working on native photo filtering for their mobile apps, Facebook went ahead and launched native photo filtering for their iOS app. Yesterday, the New York Times reported that anonymous …