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Google Docs Gets Offline Editing Google Docs Gets Offline Editing
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At Google I/O, during day 2′s keynote, Google announced that Google documents (Google Drive), now support offline editing. The docs will sync across all devices. Clay Bavor, Director of Product Management for Google Apps demonstrated the feature on stage. He …

Gmail’s User Count Is Incredibly Large (Google I/O) Gmail’s User Count Is Incredibly Large (Google I/O)

So who has the largest amount of unique users regarding web email services? Is it Gmail, Hotmail, or Yahoo Mail? If you go by last year’s numbers, all three weigh in at about the 300-350 million mark regarding active users, …

More Businesses Are Now Going Google [Google I/O] More Businesses Are Now Going Google [Google I/O]

During Google’s I/O keynote today, the company announced that businesses and governments are now more than ever “Going Google.” By “Going Google,” the company means that these organizations and groups are utilizing Drive, Gmail and the Google Docs suite of …

Ann Curry Bids a Tearful Farewell to the Today Show Ann Curry Bids a Tearful Farewell to the Today Show
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Ann Curry said goodbye to her fans on the TODAY Show this morning, ending weeks of speculation that her job as co-host was on the proverbial chopping block. Fighting back tears, Curry said that she appreciated that people saw her …

Google I/O: Google Announces Chrome For iPhone, iPad Google I/O: Google Announces Chrome For iPhone, iPad

Google has just announced that they are bringing their Google Chrome browser to Apple’s iOS devices. The app will be available for iPhone and iPad, and is expected to hit the App Store later today. Chrome for iOS brings many …

Google Glasses: Twitter Reacts And Responds Google Glasses: Twitter Reacts And Responds

Google’s latest big endeavor, Project Glass, has been several years in the making and is still not even finished, but as its creators test out what it can do and broadcast it to the public, the web is buzzing with …

Supreme Court Upholds Right to Lie About Military Honors Supreme Court Upholds Right to Lie About Military Honors
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The Supreme Court of the United States actually ruled on another issue today that had nothing to do with Obamacare. The issue at hand was the Stolen Valor Act, which makes it unlawful for someone to falsely represent, verbally or …

This Is How Many People Use Chrome [Google I/O] This Is How Many People Use Chrome [Google I/O]
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Google I/O day 2 has kicked off, and Chrome is one of the big points of focus today. Google just announced that there are now 310 million active Chrome users, making Chrome the most popular browser in the world, globally. …

iPhone 5 Rumor: New iPhone Facing Battery Problems? iPhone 5 Rumor: New iPhone Facing Battery Problems?

Apple may be encountering supply issues with the battery for the new iPhone, according to recent reports. The new iPhone is expected to launch this fall with a larger display, metal rear panel, and several internal upgrades, including 4G LTE …

SCOTUS, Health Care, and R. Kelly SCOTUS, Health Care, and R. Kelly

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 …

Google Maps API Gets Transit, Symbols, Heatmap Layers; Now Locates Pot Farms Google Maps API Gets Transit, Symbols, Heatmap Layers; Now Locates Pot Farms

The buzz of all things Google continues at the Google I/O conference, meaning there are some announcements that may trigger the interest of Google Maps API users. Perhaps the most notable addition to the inventory of Google Maps API is …

Watch The Google I/O Day 2 Keynote Live Right Here (Really) Watch The Google I/O Day 2 Keynote Live Right Here (Really)

As previously reported, Google released a gadget that lets sites embed live video from Google I/O right on their sites. This is simply a page we embedded it on, so you can sit back and watch if you like. While …

Supreme Court Upholds Obama’s Affordable Care Act Supreme Court Upholds Obama’s Affordable Care Act

This morning the Supreme Court upheld a key component to Obama’s proposed health care law (the 2010 Affordable Care Act), stating that almost all Americans must maintain health coverage or face a penalty on their taxes. In a 5-4 decision, …

Barry Becher, Television Marketing Guru, Dead at 71 Barry Becher, Television Marketing Guru, Dead at 71
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Barry Becher is a name you may not immediately recognize, but there’s a very strong possibility you’re extremely familiar with his television commercials. Becher, along with partner Ed Valenti, are credited as creating modern-day infomercial marketing with their Ginsu knife …

The Republicans Want To Kill NASA, Says White House The Republicans Want To Kill NASA, Says White House
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You remember the White House’s “We the People” initiative, right? Back in September of 2011, they launched the site as an online forum for user-submitted petitions. In short, a petition will receive an official response from the White House if …

Sega Shuts Down its Australian, French, and German Offices Sega Shuts Down its Australian, French, and German Offices

Sega announced today that it would be shutting down its offices in Australia, France, Germany, Spain, and Benelux (made up of Belgium, Netherlands, and Luxembourg). The company did not state the specific reason for the closings, but it has been …

Here Are The Cards Google Now Is Starting With Here Are The Cards Google Now Is Starting With

Google Now, Google’s new Android feature, now has a landing page with information about it. This includes the diagram above. The page begins with the promo video we looked at previously: “Google Now gets you just the right information at …

Mila Kunis is Plugging ‘Ted’ and Possibly Ashton Kutcher Mila Kunis is Plugging ‘Ted’ and Possibly Ashton Kutcher

Mila Kunis has a lot going on these days. She was on Conan a couple of days ago and just visited the set of arch rival Jay Leno last night. What is she pluggin? “Ted”, which comes out tomorrow. On …

Health Care Decision: Sarah Palin One Of Many Politicians Tweeting Health Care Decision: Sarah Palin One Of Many Politicians Tweeting

Sarah Palin has never been known to hold her tongue, particularly when it comes to President Obama and his initiatives, and she took to Twitter about a half hour ago to voice her opinion about the surprising and controversial vote …

Supreme Court Upholds Obamacare 5-4 (Court Document Enclosed) Supreme Court Upholds Obamacare 5-4 (Court Document Enclosed)

In what is sure to be a hotpoint in this political cycle and maybe even the next few years, the Supreme Court of the United States of America upheld the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act with a 5-4 split …

RIM’s Earnings Report Expected To Be Bleak RIM’s Earnings Report Expected To Be Bleak
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Research in Motion, makers of the once-might BlackBerry smartphone platform, has found itself in an increasingly bad situation over the last few years. Poor product performance and a string of bad business decisions – including failing to take the threat …

News Corp. Board Approves Split Unanimously News Corp. Board Approves Split Unanimously
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The News Corp. Board of Directors unanimously approved the companies split into two separate entities last night after hearing presentations from financial advisors and chairman, Rupert Murdoch himself. The split was formally announced in a company memo this morning, and …

Health Care Decision: Turn Your Head & Cough Because Here’s What’s Next Health Care Decision: Turn Your Head & Cough Because Here’s What’s Next

There’s been a firestorm of reactions this morning following the Supreme Court’s decision that Obama’s health care mandate requiring individuals to buy health care insurance or be penalized is, in fact, constitutional. Many people are upset, many people are excited. …

HTML 5 Tracking Spreading, Says Berkeley Web Privacy Census HTML 5 Tracking Spreading, Says Berkeley Web Privacy Census

The University of California at Berkeley Law School today released its quarterly census of web trackers, and the results point to a rise in sites’ use of local HTML5 storage. The report, titled The Web Privacy Census, was authored by …