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Facebook Details Breaking Changes For February Facebook Details Breaking Changes For February

Facebook’s weekly Operation Developer Love is a great way to keep on top of Facebook development. There’s at least a few new important updates or enhancements each week, but there’s the odd week where nothing happens. Good thing it’s the …

Victoria Jackson Loses It On Twitter, Gets Spoofed
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Victoria Jackson, a former “Saturday Night Live” cast member and comedienne, has garnered negative attention over the past several years for her outspoken rants about gays, God, and politics; however, none have come close to her latest tirade on Twitter …

Pinterest Finally Lets Users Create Secret Boards Pinterest Finally Lets Users Create Secret Boards
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Yesterday, we told you that Pinterest may be working on private pinboards, an often-requested feature that Pinterest had mentioned in the past, but never enabled. Now, users can rejoice in their newfound privacy – Pinterest has just launched “Secret Boards” …

iPad Mini, Kindle Fire HD, and Nexus 7 Smoothies, Anyone? iPad Mini, Kindle Fire HD, and Nexus 7 Smoothies, Anyone?
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We’re not sure how BlendTec’s viral ad campaign is affecting sales of their products, but we do know it’s a damn good viral ad campaign. Whenever a new device is released – new iPhone, new tablet, new Kindle, etc. – …

“Top Gun” Sequel Probably Won’t Happen Now
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When news of a sequel to the ’80s hit “Top Gun” first made the rounds on the web, it was greeted with a mostly enthusiastic crowd; despite the fact that remaking/mining classic films for new box office gold has grown …

The Hobbit’s World Was Brought To Life With 3D Printers The Hobbit’s World Was Brought To Life With 3D Printers
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Weta Workshop is one of the premier special effect studios on the planet. The studio is responsible for bringing The Lord of the Rings and other high profile films to life. Now they’re working on The Hobbit, and much of …

Bram Stoker Books On Display Thanks To Google Doodle Bram Stoker Books On Display Thanks To Google Doodle
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Google is running a doodle on its homepage today, celebrating the 165th birthday of Bram Stoker, the world famous author of Dracula. This is, by far, Stoker’s most well-known work. While the doodle obviously pays homage to that particular novel, …

Angry Birds Star Wars Out Today, Cinematic Trailer Released

Today is the biggest day for Star Wars fans since the huge news last week that Lucasfilm was sold to Disney for $4 billion. Rovio has officially launched Angry Birds Star Wars. The game is now available for download for …

Tumblr’s “Native” iOS App Update Brings New Dashboard, Gestures Tumblr’s “Native” iOS App Update Brings New Dashboard, Gestures

Tumblr has just made a significant step forward for users’ mobiel experience, as they have released version 3.2 of their iOS app. This time, the Tumblr app is completely native and features a better dashboard, new notification previews, and GIF …

Chris Christie Slams “Know-Nothing” Romney Staffers
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Before Hurricane Sandy descended upon the northeastern states, New Jersey governor Chris Christie says, he told Mitt Romney that he more than likely wouldn’t be available for any campaign events in the week leading up to the election. Romney, he …

Google Changes Up The Search Results Page Google Changes Up The Search Results Page
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As previously reported, more and more people have started to see the new look for Google’s search results pages. Essentially, Google has moved the search filtering options from the left-hand side of the screen to above the search results, freeing …

Here’s What Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg Thinks About Last Night’s Election Here’s What Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg Thinks About Last Night’s Election

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg broke up the boys club back in June by becoming the first female member of Facebook’s Board of Directors. Before her induction, the Board was comprised of seven men including Mark Zuckerberg, PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel, …

Now You Can Use PayPal To Pay For Parking Now You Can Use PayPal To Pay For Parking

PayPal announced today that people in 20 cities can now pay for parking using the Parkmobile app via their PayPal accounts. The app is already in use by over 4 million people in 250 cities. Now PayPal can get in …

AT&T Fined $700,000 by the FCC Over Plan-Switching AT&T Fined $700,000 by the FCC Over Plan-Switching

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission this week issued an Enforcement Bureau consent decree stating that AT&T has agreed to pay $700,000 to the U.S. Department of Treasury to “resolve complaints that the company switched certain consumers to its mandatory monthly …

The Most Honest Windows 8 Criticism Comes From A Drunk The Most Honest Windows 8 Criticism Comes From A Drunk
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Windows 8 has been controversial to say the least. Prominent PC developers have criticized the operating system and regular users have expressed confusion over the design choices Microsoft made. Now it’s time to put Windows 8 up to the ultimate …

Darrell Royal Dies at 88, Texas Longhorns Coach

Fans of the well-known football team Texas Longhorns mourn today as we lose a loyal servant, Darrell Royal, who recently passed away (announced by the University of Texas on November 7th, 2012). Royal’s football career started in 1945 when he …

Analyst Predicts BlackBerry 10 Will Be ‘DOA’ Analyst Predicts BlackBerry 10 Will Be ‘DOA’
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BlackBerry 10 is going to turn everything around for RIM. It’s going to propel the beleaguered smartphone manufacturer back into relevancy. At least, that the story that RIM’s executives would have you believe. The truth is that we don’t know …

President Obama Won the Twitter Vote and it Wasn’t Even Close President Obama Won the Twitter Vote and it Wasn’t Even Close
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Post-election demographic analysis is always interesting, or always dull and pointless depending on who you ask. I’m sure you’ve seen people breakdown which candidate won the Latino vote, the youth vote, the Catholic vote, the Union vote, and so on …

iPhone 6 Release Date Speculation: Here We Go Again iPhone 6 Release Date Speculation: Here We Go Again
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Obviously, it’s very premature to suggest that anyone knows when Apple will launch its next iPhone model, and certainly whether or not that model will actually be called an iPhone 6. Nevertheless, that won’t stop the rumors and speculation from …

Microsoft Office 2013 For iOS, Android Rumored For Early 2013 (Again) Microsoft Office 2013 For iOS, Android Rumored For Early 2013 (Again)

One month ago, Microsoft’s Czech Republic subsidiary jumped the gun with a press release stating that Microsoft Office 2013 will be available for iOS and Android starting next year, and that versions of the software will also be available for …

Remember Google’s Hall & Oates “Mangobbler” Video? Now You Can Make One Remember Google’s Hall & Oates “Mangobbler” Video? Now You Can Make One
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Remember the Go Google Hall & Oates “mangobbler” video? Now you can make your own. “We love hearing about all the different ways people use collaboration in Docs – from creating shared grocery lists to co-authoring full length novels,” says …

Carmen Basilio Dies: Sugar Ray’s Opponent Was 85

In another hit to the sports world this year, middleweight boxer Carmen Basilio has died after being admitted to Rochester General Hospital in New York. He was 85. Basilio, whose most famous bouts occurred against Sugar Ray Robinson, earned the …

iPad Mini 2 Is Already In The Works, Will Feature Retina Display [Report] iPad Mini 2 Is Already In The Works, Will Feature Retina Display [Report]
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You could say that Apple has a rapid release cycle when it comes to the company’s products. It’s a given that there will be a new iPhone and iPad every year. Now it looks like the iPad Mini will be …

Apple Ordered to Pay $396 Million in Patent Case Apple Ordered to Pay $396 Million in Patent Case

Apple’s patent lawsuits have begun to turn on them. Though the world’s most valuable tech company slapped down Samsung with a $1 billion verdict in a California court back in August, it has since been forced by a U.K. court …