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Barnes & Noble Announces Nook HD and HD+ Barnes & Noble Announces Nook HD and HD+

Barnes & Noble today took a direct shot at Amazon, debuting its latest Nook mini-tablets, the Nook HD and Nook HD+. The tablets are close in specifications and competitively priced to Amazon’s recently released Kindle Fire HD tablets. It seems …

Avengers DVD Release Accompanied By Launch Of Marvel Game Hub Avengers DVD Release Accompanied By Launch Of Marvel Game Hub
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IAC’s Mindspark Interactive Network announced that it has launched Heroic Play, a destination where Avengers fans can play various Marvel games, as well as get Marvel news and view Marvel related messages shared across social media. Heroic Play launched with …

Rep. Zoe Lofgren Is A True Internet Hero Rep. Zoe Lofgren Is A True Internet Hero
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The Internet is constantly under attack from those who would seek to control it. This year alone, we have seen numerous attempts to regulate the Internet in the name of safety, security, preventing terrorism or just because outdated businesses can’t …

Reed Hastings on Why Netflix is Better Than Amazon Prime, Hulu Reed Hastings on Why Netflix is Better Than Amazon Prime, Hulu
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Amazon has added a ton of content to its Prime Instant Video service over the last few months, and that may have put Netflix CEO Reed Hastings on the offensive. In an interview with the Wall Street Journal, Hastings took …

Andy Williams Dies: “Moon River” Crooner Was 84 Andy Williams Dies: “Moon River” Crooner Was 84
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Andy Williams, who hosted his own popular variety show in the ’60s and ’70s and was the famous crooner behind “Moon River”, has died of bladder cancer. He was 84 years old. As a young man, Williams formed a singing …

Poorest State in America Revealed by the U.S. Census Bureau Poorest State in America Revealed by the U.S. Census Bureau
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The U.S. Census Bureau recently released estimates from its 2011 American Community Survey showing that Mississippi is the poorest state in the U.S., with a median household income of only $36,919. Last month it was revealed by the U.S. Centers …

Yahoo To Focus On Mobile And Personalization Yahoo To Focus On Mobile And Personalization
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Yahoo will reportedly be increasing its focus on mobile and personalization moving forward under new CEO Marissa Mayer. Mayer held a meeting with Yahoo employees to discuss the company’s plans, and these were major themes. Business Insider obtained a summary/outline …

Kim Dotcom Reveals That Megabox Is Launching Soon Kim Dotcom Reveals That Megabox Is Launching Soon

Kim Dotcom is bringing Megaupload back later this year. He has another far more interesting project launching later this year that he was working on before the police raid. It’s called Megabox, and Dotcom thinks it can change the music …

NotFound Wants to Turn Your 404 Page into an Online Milk Carton NotFound Wants to Turn Your 404 Page into an Online Milk Carton

Unfortunately, 404 error pages are some of the most-visited pages on the entire internet. It’s unavoidable – sometimes, pages just can’t be found. Now, one project in the European Union wants to raise awareness that there are other thing out …

Britney Spears’ Hair Gets Rainbow Treatment Britney Spears’ Hair Gets Rainbow Treatment

Britney Spears has experimented with quite a few hairstyles over the years, but other than shaving it off, she has rarely gone too far outside her comfort zone. Lately, however, she’s been tempering her newfound sleek and chic look with …

Nintendo Announces 23 Launch Titles For Wii U Nintendo Announces 23 Launch Titles For Wii U

Nintendo made a bold claim a few weeks ago when they said that the system would have 51 launch window titles. Granted, Nintendo has given the Wii U an exceptionally large launch window that will last until the end of …

Carrie Underwood Makes Preteen Boy’s Dream Come True Carrie Underwood Makes Preteen Boy’s Dream Come True

Carrie Underwood is one of the hottest faces of country music right now, and as a lovely young blonde, she’s bound to be number one on the crush list for boys everywhere. One boy decided to take matters into his …

Dead Space 3 Gameplay Walkthrough Released Dead Space 3 Gameplay Walkthrough Released

With all of the amazing games coming out in the next few weeks, it’s easy to forget that the gaming party won’t stop at Christmas. Some of the most anticipated games of the year have been delayed to the first …

Google Maps Takes Street View Under The Sea Google Maps Takes Street View Under The Sea

As Google continues to map the Earth, and bring Street View imagery to more exotic places, the company is now tackling the depths of the world’s oceans. Google has teamed up with The Catlin Seaview Survey, which studies the world’s …

Google Play Celebrates 25 Billion Downloads with Five-Day Sale Google Play Celebrates 25 Billion Downloads with Five-Day Sale
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Today is a milestone day for Google Play. According to the Android blog, Google’s app store has surpassed the 25 billion downloads mark. As of now, Google Play houses 675,000 apps and games. Google Play is a little behind Apple’s …

Facebook SDK For iOS Updated With iOS 6 Support Facebook SDK For iOS Updated With iOS 6 Support
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Facebook released Facebook SDK 3.1 for iOS last month to help developers get the most out of Facebook integration. Unfortunately, it didn’t have support for iOS 6′s Facebook integration due to it being in beta at the time. Apple made …

Mindy Kaling Compares “The Office” And Her New Show Mindy Kaling Compares “The Office” And Her New Show
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Mindy Kaling is probably best known to us as Kelly from “The Office”, the lovable mess who kept us laughing with her girly style and guy-getting ways (remember when she faked a pregnancy to get Ryan to go out to …

HootSuite Launches a New Integrated Collaboration Tool HootSuite Launches a New Integrated Collaboration Tool
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HootSuite, a social media management platform used by companies to coordinate their social marketing across multiple social network platforms, today announced the launch of what it is calling HootSuite Conversations. The feature is an integrated real-time collaboration tool for user …

Replacement Google Can’t Get Anything Right Either Replacement Google Can’t Get Anything Right Either

Now that they’ve already tainted the 2012-13 season by allowing this replacement ref farce to continue, the NFL has moved on to other important players in our lives. Yep, it looks like they’ve taken control of Google. And what do …

StumbleUpon Gets Big Desktop Redesign, Adds Lists StumbleUpon Gets Big Desktop Redesign, Adds Lists
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Last week, StumbleUpon introduced a new iOS app, which brought some new features to the service that have not been available on the desktop version or in StumbleUpon’s other mobile apps. Now, the company has brought some of those features …

Life Alert, Replacement Refs, and Pandas Life Alert, Replacement Refs, and Pandas

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 …

Great, Now There Are Zombie Bees Flying Around Great, Now There Are Zombie Bees Flying Around
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The zombie apocalypse has been much-talked about this year, between all the face-eating stories and the CDC actually preparing people for a zombie apocalypse (under the guise that it would help us if faced with a “real” life-threatening emergency). Now …

Mediacom Takes File Sharing Punishments To Absurd New Levels Mediacom Takes File Sharing Punishments To Absurd New Levels

Are you a Mediacom subscriber? Do you use file sharing services to obtain content? If so, you may want to switch to a different provider. The ISP’s new three-strike system is absurdly anti-consumer. Mediacom is a very large ISP. They …

Ken Goldman Is The New Yahoo CFO As Tim Morse Leaves Ken Goldman Is The New Yahoo CFO As Tim Morse Leaves

Yahoo just announced the appointment of Ken Goldman to its CFO position. Goldman comes from Fortinet, where he also served as CFO. Before that, he spent six years as SVP of finance and administration and CFO at Siebel Systems until …