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Louis C.K.: Self-Sold Tour Tickets Make $4 Mil In 45 Hours Louis C.K.: Self-Sold Tour Tickets Make $4 Mil In 45 Hours

Louis C.K., a comedian known for his tell-it-like-it-is style and unapologetic sense of humor, recently announced that he would be selling tickets for his upcoming tour on his own, through his website, without the help of Ticketmaster. And it looks …

Can Google’s Compute Engine Compete With Amazon? Can Google’s Compute Engine Compete With Amazon?

Google impressed today with the reveal of Compute Engine, a cloud infrastructure that’s like App Engine on steroids. The company impressed with a demonstration of the cloud infrastructure’s power to deliver thousands upon thousands of processor cores to data heavy …

Johnny (HTML) 5: Google Introduces New Robot Johnny (HTML) 5: Google Introduces New Robot
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HTML5 was a big theme during today’s Google I/O keynote. Chrome was a big theme as well. It seems fitting then, that Google would unleash a lego robot, which talks to a Chrome app using Javascript and HTML code. It …

Google Offers Offline Editing and Drive for iOS Google Offers Offline Editing and Drive for iOS

Back in April Google introduced Drive, a safe place for us to save, share, and create all kinds of thing. Today, at the Google I/O conference they introduced a couple things we’ve all been waiting for. The first thing is …

This Is How You Monetize An Android App This Is How You Monetize An Android App
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Google has been posting a number of sessions from Google I/O on YouTube. This one is about monetizing Android Apps, so if you’re an Android developer, and couldn’t make it to the conference, you’ll probably want to give this one …

Luigi Pirandello Gets A Google Doodle for Google Italy Luigi Pirandello Gets A Google Doodle for Google Italy

Today is a busy day for Google, clearly. Aside from getting tech geeks everywhere excited with the Google I/O 2012 conference, they also decided to make their Google Doodle department feel the burn as well, with not one, but two …

Sim City Social Aiming Directly For Zynga In New Video Sim City Social Aiming Directly For Zynga In New Video

The social gaming world is getting more and more cut throat as the days go by. There is no better example of this than this new video from EA titled “More City Less ‘Ville.” This is an obvious shot at …

Jack Black Knows That If You Don’t Break Your Microphone, You Haven’t Properly Rocked Bohemian Rhapsody Jack Black Knows That If You Don’t Break Your Microphone, You Haven’t Properly Rocked Bohemian Rhapsody

You could make the argument that Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody” is the zenith of sing-a-long rock anthems. And if you made that argument, it’s highly unlikely that you would find too many dissenters. Simply put, if you’re a band and you …

Bing Maps Spent a Lot of Miles Mall Walking for These New Venue Maps Bing Maps Spent a Lot of Miles Mall Walking for These New Venue Maps

Malls are terrifying places. Malls are either so crowded that you can barely wade through the legions of shoppers feverish with the bloodlust of commerce or they are so devoid of both stores and shoppers that they represent a chilling …

Meet the Pyro Video Was Worth the Wait Meet the Pyro Video Was Worth the Wait
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Much like Bethesda, Valve is one of the only video game companies that consistently releases excellent content and doesn’t rush game releases. Fans of Team Fortress 2 have been waiting for the Meet the Pyro video for a long time. …

Here’s How You Can Make Money With Google Wallet Here’s How You Can Make Money With Google Wallet
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Google has been posting a number of sessions from Google I/O on YouTube. This one is about monetizing digital goods with Google Wallet, so if you sell digital content, like videos music, or other premium content, you may want to …

Novak Leaves Office: Twitter Reacts to Ryan Howard’s Departure Novak Leaves Office: Twitter Reacts to Ryan Howard’s Departure
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When writer/actor B.J. Novak leaves “The Office”, it will leave the beloved sitcom with just a handful of its original cast members. Truthfully, I gave up on the show quite a few seasons ago, and strongly feel that it probably …

Want To Build Google Drive Apps? Watch This Video Want To Build Google Drive Apps? Watch This Video
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Among all the product announcements and app updates from Google I/O, it’s easy to forget the developers. The people at Google I/O are there to learn. Those who couldn’t afford tickets or just weren’t fast enough to grab some will …

Google Tells You All About How To Use Search Funnels Google Tells You All About How To Use Search Funnels

Google recently hosted a 50-minute webinar on AdWords Search Funnels. Google has shared the video in its entirety, so if this is an area you want to learn more about, dig in: Google doesn’t stop there, however. Simon Rosen, Global …

Kentucky Father Arrested For Leaving Son In Car Kentucky Father Arrested For Leaving Son In Car
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A Kentucky man accused of leaving his toddler in a hot car for over two hours has been arrested, and though he is the latest in a string of parents to do the same, his story is different than most. …

America’s Jobless More Likely to Die if They Have Fewer Skills America’s Jobless More Likely to Die if They Have Fewer Skills

According to a new study published in the American Journal for Public Health and conducted at the University of British Columbia, unemployed Americans with minimal and medium skill sets are seven times more likely to die than highly skilled workers. …

Roseanne Bar Roast – Lotta Material Here Roseanne Bar Roast – Lotta Material Here

I’ve never really been a fan on Roseanne Barr’s raunchy comedic stylings, but this years roast promises to to be a good one. Roseanne has never been a girlie-girl, it’s easy to see how a lot of comedians will try …

Google Adds A New Kind Of Referrer For Ad Clicks Google Adds A New Kind Of Referrer For Ad Clicks

Google announced today that it’s making a change to how some clicks coming from Google appear in traffic logs and web analytics software, though Google Analytics itself will not be affected by the change. There are now three possible referrers. …

Coke And Pepsi Contain Small Amounts Of Alcohol Coke And Pepsi Contain Small Amounts Of Alcohol
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Paris-based National Institute of Consumption (INC) has released a study saying that more than half of leading colas contain the minute traces of alcohol. The study found that even the big brands, like Coke and Pepsi, contain .0001 percent or …

Jean-Jacques Rousseau Gets A 300th Birthday Google Doodle at Google France Jean-Jacques Rousseau Gets A 300th Birthday Google Doodle at Google France
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Jean-Jacques Rousseau is best known as a philosopher from Geneva, whose writings helped influence the French Revolution. Considered a key contributor of Europe’s Romanticism movement, Rousseau has now been immortalized by the Google Doodle crew, thanks to a nifty little …

Here’s How You Train A Nine-Year-Old To Be A Future Beer Pong Champion Here’s How You Train A Nine-Year-Old To Be A Future Beer Pong Champion

All I can say is that this kid is going to be the life of many parties in about ten years. Trick shot videos are pretty commonplace on YouTube. In the past, we’ve seen people perform unbelievable shots with basketballs, …

Magic Mike: Fandango Pre-Sales Pulling in the Dollar Bills Magic Mike: Fandango Pre-Sales Pulling in the Dollar Bills
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“Magic Mike”, in case you haven’t heard, stars cinematic heartthrobs Matthew McConaughey and Channing Tatum, the latter of whom appears in various stages of undress throughout the entire movie. That’s what female movie-goers are hoping for, anyway. If ticket pre-sales …

Two Ways to Play Dishonored: Stealthy or Psycho [Video] Two Ways to Play Dishonored: Stealthy or Psycho [Video]

In the weeks following E3, the news surrounding video games has been mostly bad. It seems that the only news that isn’t a game delay is a company shutting down international offices. Over at Bethesda, though, developers are enjoying business …

How Much Is That Hotlink in the Tablet Edition of Family Circle Worth? Possibly $1,500 to $5,000 How Much Is That Hotlink in the Tablet Edition of Family Circle Worth? Possibly $1,500 to $5,000

Most of us probably don’t pay too much attention to the hotlinks that accompany several digital ads we see in tablet editions of the magazines we read, but for all that we ignore them advertisers are being charged a pretty …