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StumbleUpon Now Recommends Sites and Interests StumbleUpon Now Recommends Sites and Interests

Stumble Upon has started rolling out a pop-up along the control bar at the top of the page that recommends sites and interests based on the things that you Stumble frequently. If you Stumble pages on a site frequently, StumbleUpon …

Mena Suvari: Dress Held Up By Tape And A Prayer Mena Suvari: Dress Held Up By Tape And A Prayer
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Mena Suvari rocked a dress recently at a party for the Beverly Hills Hotel’s 100th anniversary that’s getting a lot of attention. Suvari, who is newly divorced from husband of 18-months Simone Testito, says she never thought she’d be a …

Facebook App Economy [Infographic] Facebook App Economy [Infographic]

Yes, Facebook may be a great place to socialize and reconnect with old friends, but they’ve also sent over 160 million users to mobile apps in the month of February alone. In May, those numbers began to increase as they …

Duane Forrester: More Details on Bing Phoenix Update Duane Forrester: More Details on Bing Phoenix Update

Duane Forrester continues the SEO media tour supporting Bing’s Phoenix update, this time stopping by Stone Temple Consulting to give a detailed explanation of what the new Bing Webmaster Tools can do for users. Forrester’s doing a great job of …

New Supercomputer Champion Crowned New Supercomputer Champion Crowned
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The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) announced today that it now has the world’s most powerful computing system. Dubbed “Sequoia,” the computer clocked in at 16.32 sustained petaflops, earning it the top spot on the International Supercomputing Conference’s top 500 …

Facebook: We’re Not “Readying” Location-Based Mobile Ads Facebook: We’re Not “Readying” Location-Based Mobile Ads

According to Facebook, a recent report concerning a new location-based mobile ad product was misleading. Earlier, we told you that Facebook’s Carolyn Everson confirmed the development of the product to Bloomberg, who reported that the company was “readying” a mobile …

ACTA Supporters Might Resort To Dirty Tactics For Approval ACTA Supporters Might Resort To Dirty Tactics For Approval
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The response to ACTA throughout Europe has been the stuff of legends. People from all walks of life have taken to the streets to protest the amendments in the treaty that only help to serve copyright industries while hurting the …

Nasdaq Glitch Blamed for Facebook’s Abysmal IPO Performance Nasdaq Glitch Blamed for Facebook’s Abysmal IPO Performance

As we reported on Friday, Nasdaq is getting the blame for Facebook’s botched IPO launch and the subsequent poor trading performance in the days that followed. The remarks come from a court filing by Facebook and Morgan Stanley who seek …

LinkedIn Class Action Complaint Over Password Leak LinkedIn Class Action Complaint Over Password Leak

As expected for a security breach of this magnitude, a class action lawsuit has begun against LinkedIn regarding its recently leaked passwords. The action, which has been filed with the U.S. District Court in Northern California, claims LinkedIn failed to …

Rielle Hunter Spills Dirty Secrets In New Book Rielle Hunter Spills Dirty Secrets In New Book
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Rielle Hunter, mistress to former presidential hopeful John Edwards, is about to unleash a book on the world that could very well spawn the best Lifetime movie ever made. Hunter says the book was written for her daughter, Frances Quinn, …

Facebook Releasing iOS 6 SDK Soon Facebook Releasing iOS 6 SDK Soon

One of the big announcement to come out of last week’s WWDC keynote was the integration of Facebook into iOS 6. It gives Apple a leg up on the competition for social media while simultaneously giving Facebook even more access …

Star Trek Sequel: Chris Pine, Alex Kurtzman Remain Tight-Lipped Star Trek Sequel: Chris Pine, Alex Kurtzman Remain Tight-Lipped
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Fans have been clambering for information regarding the highly-anticipated “Star Trek” sequel since the film’s announcement, though, in true J.J. Abrams fashion, very little about the project has been made available to the public. Outside of a few rumors regarding …

Facebook Acquires Face.com And Its Facial Recognition Technology Facebook Acquires Face.com And Its Facial Recognition Technology
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Facebook may not have applied for the .face gTLD, but the company has now acquired Face.com. With this acquisition, however, Facebook is getting much more than a good domain name. The acquisition isn’t a total surprise. We’ve reported on rumors …

Microsoft’s Media Event Location Suggests Emphasis on Entertainment Microsoft’s Media Event Location Suggests Emphasis on Entertainment
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According to Forbes, Microsoft has confirmed the location of its secret-handshake-admission-only media event for later today as Milk Studios in Hollywood. Milk Studios is a products retailer headquartered in Ă„lmhult, Sweden, with two locations in the United States (the other …

Bing’s New ‘Summer of Doing’ Site Pushes Social Search Bing’s New ‘Summer of Doing’ Site Pushes Social Search

Here’s a strange sequence of events: no sooner did I post that teaser from Bing’s Facebook page about something being announced today, possibly at Microsoft’s big media event, a post in Bing’s Search Blog appeared in my RSS reader. That …

Foxconn Investing In Sharp Again, Stoking iTV Rumors Foxconn Investing In Sharp Again, Stoking iTV Rumors

Back in March we brought you news that Taiwan-based Hon Hai Precision Industry had made a $1.6 billion investment in Sharp in an effort to save the struggling company from potentially massive quarterly losses. The deal also prompted speculation about …

Sailthru Acquires Seamless Receipts Sailthru Acquires Seamless Receipts

Today, Sailthru announced the acquisition of Seamless Receipts, an electronic receipts specialist. Seamless Receipts brings with them extensive experience providing marketing messages, coupons and other loyalty offers from large clients like Oakley, Burton and Tumi. Their product and service offers …

Baby Robot Learns Its First Words Baby Robot Learns Its First Words

At team of scientists lead by the Caroline Lyon at the University of Hertfordshire, UK have developed a “baby robot” that learns human speech in much the same way a human child learns. The robot converses with a human teacher …

Microsoft to Make Bing Announcement at Today’s Conference [Rumor] Microsoft to Make Bing Announcement at Today’s Conference [Rumor]

With so much drama in the LBC circulating Microsoft’s rumored announcement this afternoon of an Xbox-ish tablet, Microsoft may not be limiting the conference fun to its new line of hardware. Over on Bing’s Facebook page, a photo was uploaded …

Rodney King Dead at 47, Police Investigation Opened Rodney King Dead at 47, Police Investigation Opened

Rodney King, the man who quickly rose to infamy after an assault by Los Angeles police officers was captured on tape, was found dead in his swimming pool over the weekend. He was 47. As questions surrounding his death begin …

Facebook Launching Location-Based Mobile Ads [UPDATED] Facebook Launching Location-Based Mobile Ads [UPDATED]

UPDATE: Facebook has said that they did not confirm that this product is on the way. ORIGINAL ARTICLE: To anyone concerned with Facebook’s future ability to monetize their mobile platform, this could be some comforting news. For some users, it …

BlackBerry Manufacturer Celestica To Wind Down Production As RIM Reorganizes BlackBerry Manufacturer Celestica To Wind Down Production As RIM Reorganizes
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Celestica, one of the main manufacturing partners responsible for Research In Motion’s BlackBerry devices, has announced that they will wind down production of the devices by the end of the year. The changes are coming as the struggling RIM is …

ARM Announces Next Generation GPU For Android Devices ARM Announces Next Generation GPU For Android Devices

The GPU is the driving force behind the games and video that people enjoy on tablets. Unfortunately, a good GPU can drive the price up of a tablet to unforeseen levels. While getting a cheaper tablet ensures that you’re going …

Verizon Data Breach Report Available as a Free iBook Verizon Data Breach Report Available as a Free iBook

Verizon’s 2012 Data Breach Investigations Report was released as a PDF back in March, but now those interested in the world of digital espionage can kick back and read the report on their iPad, as Verizon is releasing the entire …