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Google Launches Enhanced Campaigns Upgrade Center Google Launches Enhanced Campaigns Upgrade Center
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Google announced the launch of a new upgrade center for upgrading AdWords accounts to Enhanced Campaigns today. The center lets advertisers upgrade several campaigns at once and merge them together. In a blog post, Google explains how to use the …

Facebook’s New Iowa Data Center To Be “Among the Most Advanced of Its Kind” Facebook’s New Iowa Data Center To Be “Among the Most Advanced of Its Kind”
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Facebook has officially announced a brand new data center in Altoona, Iowa, which they say will be among the “most advanced and energy efficient facilities of its kind” when it’s completed. The data center will be built with the same …

Microsoft Launches ‘versaTiles’ Ad Format For Outlook.com Microsoft Launches ‘versaTiles’ Ad Format For Outlook.com
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Microsoft introduced a new ad format for Outlook.com today, called versaTiles. It’s currently being sold in the U.S. and Brazil, but will also soon launch in Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Netherlands, Spain and the U.K. The format consists …

AP Hacked, Tweets About White House Explosion AP Hacked, Tweets About White House Explosion
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Two explosions have not rocked the White House and President Obama is not injured. But if you follow the Associated Press’ official Twitter account, you might have seen some disturbing news to the contrary. Earlier this afternoon, the AP’s official …

Groupon Puts Search “Front And Center” In Mobile Apps Groupon Puts Search “Front And Center” In Mobile Apps

Groupon has launched updates to its iPhone and Android apps, which make search “a front-and-center experience,” as the company says. Here’s a look: Groupon has this to say about search’s importance to its business: Search is a critical part of …

Olivia Newton-John: Sister Has Brain Cancer

Olivia Newton-John has decided to postpone her run of Vegas shows in order to spend time with her family, after discovering her sister has brain cancer. “In light of this news, I have decided to postpone my forthcoming Las Vegas …

Burger King Delivery Expands to Chicago, L.A., and San Francisco
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Gone are the days where food delivery consisted only of pizza or Chinese food. Restaurants over the past decade have begun offering a wide selection of cuisines that can be delivered right to customers’ doors. Now, even fast food restaurants, …

Learn How To Use The Weapons Of Metro: Last Light
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Metro: Last Light, sequel to Metro 2033, is quickly approaching its mid-May release date. Until then, the developers are equipping players with the knowledge necessary to survive the post-apocalyptic wastelands of Moscow. The first two ranger survival episodes covered the …

Facebook Launches Significant Mobile Pages Redesign Facebook Launches Significant Mobile Pages Redesign
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Facebook has just released a significant redesign for pages on mobile, one that they say is better suited for how people actually look for info on mobile devices. “Each day, millions of people visit Facebook Pages – with almost half …

Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen Gets A Suitably Epic Launch Trailer

Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen, the expansion to last year’s criminally underrated RPG, launches today. As such, Capcom has seen fit to release one more trailer before adventurers take on the challenges on Bitter Black Isle. The launch trailer for Dark …

Cop Photo Goes Viral After Boston Bombings
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A photo of a Boston police officer has gone viral after the police department tweeted about it over the weekend. Officer John Bradley went above and beyond the call of duty when a Boston neighborhood was put on lockdown during …

NASA Video Shows Sun’s Rise in Activity
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The sun. We see it nearly every day, and yet most of us spend a considerable amount of time trying to keep it out of our eyes or off our skin. NASA, on the other hand, has been staring straight …

A Few Rounds Of Tetris A Day May Cure Lazy Eyes
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As a child, I had a friend with a lazy eye. I was super jealous of him at the time because he got to wear a pirate-themed eye patch. Looking back on it now, it’s easy to see why being …

Tiger In Bathroom Surprises Circus-Goer

A woman in Salina, Kansas got the shock of her life when she left the festivities at the circus she was attending to use the restroom: when she opened the door, she found a tiger standing a couple feet in …

Here’s an Epic Song Full of Inane Celebrity Tweets

Sometimes, 140 characters can be used to express something important, thought-provoking, or otherwise newsworthy. And sometimes not, as evidenced by the bulk of the musings coming from a handful of celebrities’ Twitter accounts. YouTuber Shane Dawson penned this epic tribute …

‘Family Table’ Author Michael Romano Talks At Google

Michael Romano, author of Family Table, a book that takes a look behind the scenes of restaurants like Union Square Cafe, Gramercy Tavern, Maialino, Blue Smoke, and The Modern, recently gave an “At Google” talk, discussing his work. More recent …

Bloody Torso Statues Arrive For Dead Island Riptide Pre-orderers

Back in January, Deep Silver, the publisher of the Dead Island games, announced the “Zombie Bait” special edition of their upcoming Dead Island Riptide. As many collector’s editions do, the “Zombie Bait” package includes a statue. This statue however, was …

Tumblr Hits Windows Phone With New App Tumblr Hits Windows Phone With New App

Tumblr announced today that it is no longer leaving its users who have Windows Phone devices out in the cold. There is now a Windows Phone Tumblr app. Features are as follows: Find and follow the things you love Share …

Google Wallet Will No Longer Violate Your Privacy Google Wallet Will No Longer Violate Your Privacy

It was revealed back in February that Google Play sent your personal details to developers whenever you bought their apps on the Play store. It caused a small outcry among the Android community, and Congress even got involved. Google is …

Michael Shannon Reads the Deranged Sorority Letter [VIDEO]

Last week Gawker published a real email from an executive board member of the Delta Gamma sorority at the University of Maryland. Now known as the ‘deranged sorority letter’, the email excoriates sorority sisters for being “boring” and “awkward” at …

Ben Affleck: $1.50 Challenge To Raise Poverty Awareness
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Ben Affleck, who is fresh off an Oscar win for his film “Argo”, is taking the buzz surrounding his name to a good place: raising awareness about poverty and the harsh choices some have to make when it comes to …

Anthony Weiner Is Back on Twitter with a New Handle Anthony Weiner Is Back on Twitter with a New Handle

Well what do you know – look who’s back on Twitter. It’s former Congressman Anthony Weiner, whose indiscretions on the social media platform led to embarrassment and his eventual political demise. It appears that Weiner is migrating his Twitter presence …

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Tells Authorities Tamerlan Masterminded Boston Bombing

The remaining suspect in the Boston bombings is blaming the whole thing on the dead suspect. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been talking to authorities (or writing rather, as he can’t talk because of a gunshot wound to the throat), and says …

Firefox OS Dev Units Now Available For Purchase Firefox OS Dev Units Now Available For Purchase

It was revealed last week that the Firefox OS dev units from Geeksphone would finally be shipping after missing their originally planned launch in February. Now the phones are available, but you’re still going to have to wait. Engadget reports …