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The U.S. Open, Greek Yogurt, and Moves Like Jagger The U.S. Open, Greek Yogurt, and Moves Like Jagger

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 …

Oprah Grills Kardashians About Sex And Money Oprah Grills Kardashians About Sex And Money
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Oprah grilled the entire Kardashian family mercilessly in the first hour of a two-part interview for her show Oprah’s Next Chapter, and some of Kim’s revelations shocked even the veteran talk-show host. The infamous family sat down with Oprah to …

Can’t Read It Later? Read It Now With Read It Now Can’t Read It Later? Read It Now With Read It Now

Life these days is pretty busy. The internet, which was supposed to make our lives simpler and more connected, has actually linked us up to virtually limitless amounts of content. Sometimes it feels a little overwhelming. There are blog posts …

Acer Announces New Line of All-in-One PCs Acer Announces New Line of All-in-One PCs
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Today, Acer has announced a new line of all-in-one PCs to compete with Apple (and others that have since followed in Apple’s footsteps). According to ITProPortal, the all-in-one packages are designed to cater to business and enterprise users as well …

Rolling Stones to Retire? Not So, Says the Band Rolling Stones to Retire? Not So, Says the Band
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The Rolling Stones, after several decades of touring, will perform their final concert at Glastonbury sometime next year. Sources close to the band say that Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts, and Ronnie Wood are officially ending the band after …

Barnes & Noble Introduces NOOK Kids Summer Reading Program Barnes & Noble Introduces NOOK Kids Summer Reading Program

Today, Barnes & Noble announced their new NOOK Kids Summer Reading Program. If you purchase any NOOK tablet at a Barnes & Noble store between June 18th and September 2nd, you’ll receive free downloads of three different bestselling children and …

Mozilla Thimble Makes Web Page Design Simple Mozilla Thimble Makes Web Page Design Simple
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If you’re reading this, that means that you consume the Web in some fashion. You read, watch and play with all sorts of neat things all over the Internet. Do you create the Web though? A lot less people do …

Apple May Be Most Profitable Company Ever In 2012 Apple May Be Most Profitable Company Ever In 2012

By pretty much any standard you care to look at, Apple has had an amazing year. With the exception of a few hiccups, their stock has remained consistently in the neighborhood of $575-600, with a market cap that has occasionally …

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Snags First Victory in Four Years: Twitter Reacts Dale Earnhardt Jr. Snags First Victory in Four Years: Twitter Reacts

Dale Earnhardt Jr. took home his first NASCAR Sprint Cup victory in four years at the Michigan International Speedway on Sunday. Racing in a car that was heavily inspired by director Christopher Nolan’s highly-anticipated summer blockbuster “The Dark Knight Rises”, …

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 Älmhult, 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 …