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Google Just Disrupted The Conference Business With Hangouts On Air Google Just Disrupted The Conference Business With Hangouts On Air

If you organize conferences and similar events, your future in terms of how you organize and price your events just got really interesting. If you’re a conference-goer, events that might be out of reach to you for reasons of distance …

Microsoft Surface Tablet Photos Revealed Microsoft Surface Tablet Photos Revealed
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Microsoft’s surprise announcement of its new Surface tablets was met with a mixed, but mostly positive, reaction. The new form factor brings Microsoft into direct hardware competition with Apple and other tablet manufacturers. The higher-end version of the tablet actually …

Google Map Maker Available for 8 More European Countries Google Map Maker Available for 8 More European Countries

Part of Google’s objective to make the perfect map of the Earth relies on the community of amateur map-makers around the world who are willing to take the time to create maps of their neck of the woods. As expansive …

Square Inc. Introduces Loyalty and Rewards System for Customers Square Inc. Introduces Loyalty and Rewards System for Customers
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We’ve been following Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey’s new startup, Square Inc. for awhile now, and most recently we have seen his company grow in size to reach over 2 billion users. The service is currently processing $6 billion in mobile …

Is Surface Going To Take Tablet Gaming Seriously? Is Surface Going To Take Tablet Gaming Seriously?
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We all should know by now that Microsoft’s big announcement was Surface, a tablet that is as cool as it is functional. People, including yours truly, seem to be really diggin’ the cover that doubles as a keyboard. The only …

A Further Look At Twitter’s Demographic Breakdown A Further Look At Twitter’s Demographic Breakdown

Earlier, the Pew Research report concerning Twitter users hit the wires, and it was an awfully revealing look at how many people in the United States use Twitter. It also revealed the racial breakdown of these American users, and the …

Beer Can Trick Shots Are The Best Possible Fate For Old Milwaukee Beer Can Trick Shots Are The Best Possible Fate For Old Milwaukee

Have you been searching the interwebs for a good guys-in-suits-finding-interesting-ways-to-hand-each-other-a-beer videos? Good, me too – and today is our lucky day. “Hey, Pass Me A Beer” proves that “in Milwaukee, they don’t just HAND each other beer.” In fact, it’s …

Google Stepping Up Development Of Siri Competitor Google Stepping Up Development Of Siri Competitor
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Ever since Apple launched the iPhone 4S with its Siri personal assistant software built it, there has been an expectation that Google would follow suit and put a similar feature into Android. Back in December there were rumors that Google’s …

Victor Spinetti, Co-Star of Three Beatles Movies, Dead at 82 Victor Spinetti, Co-Star of Three Beatles Movies, Dead at 82

Victor Spinetti, an actor who is probably best known for his frequent collaborations with the Beatles in the films “A Hard Day’s Night”, “Help!”, and “Magical Mystery Tour,” passed away on Monday at a hospice facility in Monmouth after struggling …

Oprah Grills Kardashians, But Why? Oprah Grills Kardashians, But Why?
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Oprah grills the Kardashians mercilessly in the latest episode of “Next Chapter”, pulling no punches when it comes to the things the public really wants to know but has no answers to, such as what Kim really thinks about that …

Greplin Turns Into Cue, Adds Functionality Greplin Turns Into Cue, Adds Functionality

Personalized search service Greplin announced that it has changed its name to Cue, made some adjustments to its functionality, and is now resides at CueUp.com. Greplin let you search through many social networks, Gmail, and various other points of personal …

WWE ’13 Pre-Orders to Feature Mike Tyson WWE ’13 Pre-Orders to Feature Mike Tyson

THQ announced today that former boxing heavyweight champion Mike Tyson will be featured in WWE ’13. His virtual character will be playable for all customers who pre-order the wrestling video game at any retailer in North America. Pre-orders for any …

New Etsy / Facebook Integration Lets You Share Your Unique Finds New Etsy / Facebook Integration Lets You Share Your Unique Finds

Artsy e-commerce website Etsy has just announced some new integration with Facebook that will make it easier for your friends to see what you like on the site. Here’s what they had to say in a blog post: Whether you’re …

Rihanna: Tattoo Has A Double Meaning Rihanna: Tattoo Has A Double Meaning

Rihanna loves her tattoos, and a new one on her foot is getting some attention because of its unusual shape. The timing of the ink may prove significant, as well, since it came just a few days after a barfight …

Zynga Digs Deep For Its Next Facebook Game Zynga Digs Deep For Its Next Facebook Game

Despite a sluggish stock, Zynga is still toiling away on new games hoping to catch their next big break. They pushed Zynga Slots to mobile last week which will probably do really well. Their next Facebook game, however, is a …

Salesforce.Com Acquires ChoicePass Salesforce.Com Acquires ChoicePass

Today, ChoicePass, the employee reward site, announced that it is going to be acquired by enterprise solution provider, Salesforce.com. There haven’t been any financial details of the deal disclosed at this time, but the ChoicePass website will be shutting down …

Microsoft Surface: Analysts’ Reactions to iPad’s New Rival Microsoft Surface: Analysts’ Reactions to iPad’s New Rival

Microsoft’s big coming-out ball for its new tablet, Surface, dazzled the technology world yesterday afternoon, creating a dervish of reactions throughout the industry from trusted experts to the peanut gallery on Twitter. Would this be another Zune or was this …

Oldest Rock Art Discovered in Australia Oldest Rock Art Discovered in Australia
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The oldest rock art in Australia has been discovered in Australia by University of Southern Queensland archaeologist Bryce Barker. According to Fox News, Barker came upon the piece in the Northern Territory rock shelter called Nawarla Gabarnmang last June, though …

LinkedIn Targeted Status Updates Go Live LinkedIn Targeted Status Updates Go Live

LinkedIn today announced that its Targeted Status Updates are now available for every LinkedIn company page. Targeted Status Updates allow companies to make posts to their LinkedIn pages while ensuring that a specific subset of their LinkedIn followers sees the …

Sony Thinks Vita/PS3 Combo Is Better Than Wii U Sony Thinks Vita/PS3 Combo Is Better Than Wii U
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When Nintendo announced the Wii U at E3 2011, I was a little confused. As I thought about it more and more, it began to make sense and the excitement set in. Cue E3 2012 – Nintendo destroys any immediate …

Think Before You Borrow: 85% Use iPhone On The Can, 4% While In The Sack Think Before You Borrow: 85% Use iPhone On The Can, 4% While In The Sack
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Next time you ask to borrow a friend’s iPhone, or decide to mess with his settings when he’s out of the room, remember this: That iPhone is probably filthy. No, seriously – we’re talking about all sorts of fluids. Electronics …

Google’s Going After YouTube-To-MP3 Site Google’s Going After YouTube-To-MP3 Site
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It’s actually surprising this thing has lasted as long as it has, but now that Google’s turned its attention towards the YouTube-MP3.com conversion site, it’s doubtful the service will be in existence much longer, at least under its current guise. …

Google Finds More Exposure For Google+ With Flipboard Partnership Google Finds More Exposure For Google+ With Flipboard Partnership

Google has partnered with popular iOS news reader Flipboard to integrate Google+ into the product. Google+ Vice President of Product Management, Bradley Horowitz, announced as much at LeWeb London. The discussion with Horowitz from the conference will be available here, …

iOS 6 Adds Notifications For Government Alerts iOS 6 Adds Notifications For Government Alerts
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There’s no doubt at this point that iOS 6 is one of the most feature-packed iOS updates Apple has released. There’s been a lot of attention paid to the big features Apple highlighted at their WWDC 2012 keynote last week …