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Cast Of Parks And Recreation Host Google Hangout Cast Of Parks And Recreation Host Google Hangout
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Google Plus Hangouts have shown tremendous promise over the years as a way for celebrities and other VIPs to connect with the common man. Today’s hangout is the ultimate fulfillment of that potential as four cast members from Parks and …

LinkedIn Gives Career Pages An Overhaul LinkedIn Gives Career Pages An Overhaul

LinkedIn announced today that it has updated its Career Pages to make it easier to “show off your unique employer brand”. “As with many LinkedIn products, our goal is to make both our members and talent acquisition customers more successful,” …

NASA Finds What Could be the Most Distant Galaxy Yet Seen NASA Finds What Could be the Most Distant Galaxy Yet Seen
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NASA today announced that it has snapped a picture of what could be the most distant galaxy ever seen. Using the Spitzer and Hubble space telescopes, astronomers have captured an image of what could be a young galaxy from when …

ESPN Launches SportsCenter Feed, A Twitter-Like Stream of All Things Sports ESPN Launches SportsCenter Feed, A Twitter-Like Stream of All Things Sports

Twitter’s quick-hit, real-time format is good for all kinds of news – especially sports. Sports fans can create lists of their favorite athletes, reporters, and official team accounts and easily see all of the breaking news as it develops. The …

T-Mobile USA Names John Legere CEO T-Mobile USA Names John Legere CEO
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Deutsche Telekom just announced that John Legere will assume the role of CEO of T-Mobile USA. Legere, 54, succeeds Jim Alling, who has been serving as interim CEO since June. Legere will take over on September 22, and Alling will …

Chad Johnson: 2-Month Old Marriage Officially Over Chad Johnson: 2-Month Old Marriage Officially Over
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Chad Johnson, otherwise known as “Ochocinco” in the football world, is now officially divorced from wife of just two months, Evelyn Lozada. The divorce comes after Johnson allegedly headbutted Lozada during an argument and after a reported stall on his …

Facebook Turning Feedback Into A Double-Edged Sword For Developers Facebook Turning Feedback Into A Double-Edged Sword For Developers

Facebook likes to run a pretty tight ship. You’re in their world, and they make the rules. They do, however, take user feedback very seriously. Enough users giving an app bad feedback can force it off of Facebook until the …

So You Think You Can Dance S9 Winners: Eliana and Chehon So You Think You Can Dance S9 Winners: Eliana and Chehon
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Ever since FOX’s reality dance show So You Think You Can Dance season 9′s top 20 dancers were announced, we all knew that it was going to be an amazing season, and it surely was. Last night (Tuesday, September 18th, …

Mark Zuckerberg Now Only the 36th Richest Person in America Mark Zuckerberg Now Only the 36th Richest Person in America
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Facebook’s struggles on the stock market have been widely reported, and the man behind Facebook has seen his bank account suffer in the past few months. Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, is now only the 36th richest man in America. …

FairSearch Coalition Adds Oracle, Nokia And Allegro Group FairSearch Coalition Adds Oracle, Nokia And Allegro Group

The FairSearch Coalition, initially made up of travel sites who sought to get Google’s deal with ITA Software blocked by regulators last year, continues to grow, despite Google’s apparently strengthening argument against those who find its business anti-competitive. New to …

Google, Amazon, Facebook, and Others Join Forces to Form an Internet Trade Association Google, Amazon, Facebook, and Others Join Forces to Form an Internet Trade Association
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Some of the U.S.’s leading internet companies announced today that they have combined forces to found a trade association to represent the interests of the internet economy. Named The Internet Association, the organization will lobby in Washington D.C. for internet …

Google Releases App Engine 1.7.2 Google Releases App Engine 1.7.2

It’s been a few months since an update hit Google’s App Engine. The company has been working on the large scale version, Compute Engine, since its unveiling at Google I/O in June. That doesn’t mean they forgot about App Engine …

Google Maps Gets Updated On Android, While Disappearing From iOS In iOS 6 Google Maps Gets Updated On Android, While Disappearing From iOS In iOS 6

Now that Apple has launched iOS 6, Google Maps is officially off of the iPhone Maps experience. Meanwhile, Google has launched an update for Google Maps for Android adding better sync across devices. “Just make sure you’re signed in to …

R. Kelly Makes History With Soul Train Nominations R. Kelly Makes History With Soul Train Nominations

Singer R. Kelly has just made history with his double-dose of nominations at this year’s Soul Train Awards–including the prestigious Album Of The Year award–bringing his lifetime total to 21. He is now the most nominated performer in the history …

Samsung Once Again Goes After Apple Fanboys in a New Ad Samsung Once Again Goes After Apple Fanboys in a New Ad
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Samsung has never been one to shy away from directly making fun of Apple and their fans in product advertisements. See exhibit A, this ad for the Galaxy S II that digs at Apple’s lack of turn-by-turn navigation and crappy …

OS X Mountain Lion, Like iOS 6, Adds Facebook Integration With New Update OS X Mountain Lion, Like iOS 6, Adds Facebook Integration With New Update

Apple’s big iOS update, iOS 6, is hitting iPhones, iPads and iPod Touches today, but Mac OS X Mountain Lion is also getting an update with version 10.8.2. New Facebook integration is a major component of iOS 6, and now …

Claire Danes Gets Backlash For Bipolar Comments Claire Danes Gets Backlash For Bipolar Comments
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Claire Danes has a reputation for playing quirky characters–she got her big break on the teen drama “My So-Called Life”, playing a high-schooler looking for a place to fit in–and isn’t afraid to tackle roles that might be a bit …

iOS 6 Is Now Available For Download iOS 6 Is Now Available For Download
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iOS users can now download the long-awaited iOS 6, which adds over 200 new features to Apple’s operating system. The big ones Apple has been pushing include new Maps, Siri improvements, Facebook integration, shared photos streams, Passbook, FaceTime over cell …

BPA Levels Found to be Higher in Obese Children BPA Levels Found to be Higher in Obese Children

A new study published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association shows that children and adolescents who had higher concentrations of bisphenol A (BPA) in their urine also had significantly increased odds of being obese. The study looked …

The Instagram Song: Two Cute Girls, Hipster Jokes, and Murder The Instagram Song: Two Cute Girls, Hipster Jokes, and Murder

The world needed two cute blondes singing about Instagram over a bouncy acoustic strum. Don’t argue, it did. At first, you may think this is just a hipster’s love song to Instagram. Luckily, “The Instagram Song (Put a Filter on …

T-Mobile Appoints John Legere as New CEO T-Mobile Appoints John Legere as New CEO

Deutsche Telekom, the parent company of T-Mobile USA, announced today that John Legere has been appointed CEO of T-Mobile. “John is a talented and proven executive who brings a successful track record of leading and operating consumer- and business-focused telecommunications …

Watch This iPhone 5 Unboxing Video Watch This iPhone 5 Unboxing Video
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In case you haven’t seen what it looks like to take an iPhone 5 out of its box yet, but this is something you’re looking forward to, you’re in for a treat here (courtesy of T3): If that music doesn’t …

Self-Driving Cars to Account for 75% of Traffic by 2040, Says IEEE Self-Driving Cars to Account for 75% of Traffic by 2040, Says IEEE
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Despite the concerns of old people in Florida, it’s apparent that driverless technology is the future. Google, of course, is furiously working on developing road-ready self-driving cars, and they are hardly the only ones. The Institute of Electrical and Electronics …

iCloud Helps Kentucky Woman Get Her Stolen iPhone Back iCloud Helps Kentucky Woman Get Her Stolen iPhone Back

Chalk up another success for Apple’s iCloud. A Louisville woman was able to help police track down a man who allegedly stole her iPhone thanks to Apple’s service. A 56-year-old man named Granville A. Cobble was reportedly arrested, and charged …