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Google Algorithm Changes: Google Just Released The Big Lists For August And September Google Algorithm Changes: Google Just Released The Big Lists For August And September

Google has finally posted its big list(s) of algorithm changes for the past two months. Google was steadily putting them out on a monthly basis until last time, when they waited two months to put out two months’ worth of …

Jason Russell Meltdown: “That Wasn’t Me” Jason Russell Meltdown: “That Wasn’t Me”

Jason Russell, the man who founded Kony 2012, sat down with Oprah recently to talk about his infamous nude meltdown in March and said that what began as a wave ended as a tsunami. Russell went on a frightening rampage …

The Walking Dead Season 3: AMC Just Uploaded This Trailer To YouTube The Walking Dead Season 3: AMC Just Uploaded This Trailer To YouTube

AMC uploaded a new trailer for the upcoming third season of the hit zombie show The Walking Dead today to its YouTube channel. It’s a full minute – about twice as long as the last one they posted, though it …

Yvonne Mounsey Dies at 93, New York City Ballet Star Yvonne Mounsey Dies at 93, New York City Ballet Star
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The dance (particularly ballet) world has now lost another great icon. Yvonne Mounsey, who was known for her involvement with the New York City Ballet passed away this past Saturday (September 29th, 2012). Yvonne Mounsey (born as Yvonne Louise Leibbrandt) …

Galaxy S III Jelly Bean Upgrade ‘Coming Soon’, Says Samsung Galaxy S III Jelly Bean Upgrade ‘Coming Soon’, Says Samsung
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It’s Android’s not-so-secret shame. While Apple’s iOS updates tend to upgrade a large portion of their customers to the latest version within a week or two, Android users are at the mercy of their wireless carriers and device manufacturers when …

Nokia’s Lumia 920 Is Exclusive To AT&T Nokia’s Lumia 920 Is Exclusive To AT&T

Nokia made a great case for Windows Phone 8 last month when it showed off its new Lumia models. The Lumia 920 was especially impressive with its amazing camera and neat form factor. Until now, we didn’t know if the …

New Dishonored Trailer Lets Viewers Choose the Outcome New Dishonored Trailer Lets Viewers Choose the Outcome

Last week, 2K Games released an interactive trailer for XCOM: Enemy Unknown that allowed players to choose branching options and see the results. It’s not exactly a game demo, but it is the next best thing, and it vividly depicted …

Microsoft Picks Up PhoneFactor For Multifactor Authentication Microsoft Picks Up PhoneFactor For Multifactor Authentication

Microsoft announced today that it has acquired PhoneFactor, a provider of multifactor authentication. “The acquisition of PhoneFactor will help Microsoft bring effective and easy-to-use multifactor authentication to our cloud services and on-premises applications,” said Bharat Shah, corporate vice president, Server …

Pandora Didn’t Violate Your Privacy By Hooking Up With Facebook Pandora Didn’t Violate Your Privacy By Hooking Up With Facebook

Did you link your Pandora account with Facebook when the integration launched in 2010? Did you feel that your privacy was being infringed upon by doing so? If so, you might be upset to learn that the justice system doesn’t …

Nicole Kidman On Whether She Helped Katie Holmes Nicole Kidman On Whether She Helped Katie Holmes
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Nicole Kidman did an interview with Australian magazine Who recently in which she opened up about her marriage to Tom Cruise–which is rare–and spoke about her involvement with Cruise’s divorce from Katie Holmes. “I got married really fast and really …

Cancer Treatment Gets A Boost From Genomic Supercomputing Cancer Treatment Gets A Boost From Genomic Supercomputing

Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong, Chairman of NantHealth and the Chan Soon-Shiong Institute for Advanced Health, as well as the most wealthy American in Los Angeles according to Forbes, this week announced the launch of the fastest genomic supercomputing platform in the …

Google And Publishers Reach Settlement After 7 Years Google And Publishers Reach Settlement After 7 Years

Google announced today that it has reached a settlement with the Association of American Publishers, ending seven years of litigation over a copyright infringement suit filed in October of 2005. Google says the settlement acknowledges the “rights and interests of …

You Can Now Share Files Via Amazon Cloud Drive You Can Now Share Files Via Amazon Cloud Drive

Amazon’s Cloud Drive service is only one of the many cloud storage services that are vying for your dollar. In fact, you could argue that Amazon doesn’t give you the best deal in terms of free storage. It does, however, …

LinkedIn’s New Company Pages Officially Launch LinkedIn’s New Company Pages Officially Launch
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Last month, LinkedIn revealed the new look for its company pages and let some of its partners, such as Philips, Citi, Dell, and HP in on the beta test for the design. At the same time, LinkedIn added company pages …

Warren Sapp’s Mansion Up For Auction Due To Bankruptcy Warren Sapp’s Mansion Up For Auction Due To Bankruptcy
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Warren Sapp, former NFL defensive star, is seeing his Orlando mansion go up for auction as part of his bankruptcy case. Sapp filed for Chapter 7 back in April, saying he owed $6.7 million to creditors, but didn’t have the …

Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition Gets Creative Mode And More In Next Update Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition Gets Creative Mode And More In Next Update
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Minecraft continues to be the best selling XBLA game ever released on the service. It’s kind of amazing since the original PC version is leaps and bounds ahead of the current console version in terms of features and content. That …

Bethesda Opens a New Studio in Austin Bethesda Opens a New Studio in Austin

Bethesda Softworks this week announced it will open a new game development studio in Austin Texas. The studio will be named Battlecry Studios and will be headed by Rich Vogel. Vogel was most recently the executive producer for Star Wars: …

Lark Voorhies: Bipolar, Or Just “Spiritual”? Lark Voorhies: Bipolar, Or Just “Spiritual”?

Lark Voorhies, former star of the classic sitcom “Saved By The Bell”, surprised many earlier this year when she appeared in a video interview for Yahoo! with a rather different look–which prompted fans to wonder if she’d had plastic surgery–and …

SOPA And PIPA Are Not Coming Back SOPA And PIPA Are Not Coming Back

SOPA and PIPA were a major threat to the Internet. Only those in the entertainment industry denied the claim as they pushed for stricter control of the Internet. The two bills eventually spurred the single largest Internet protest as countless …

Google Acquires Facial Recognition And Augmented Reality Company Viewdle Google Acquires Facial Recognition And Augmented Reality Company Viewdle
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Update: All Things D is sharing a statement from the company indicating that Google’s Motorola Mobility has indeed acquired Viewdle, under undisclosed terms: “Motorola Mobility today announced that it has acquired Viewdle, a leading imaging & gesture recognition company,” a …

Google Maps Street View Comes To Mobile Browser So iOS Users Have Access Google Maps Street View Comes To Mobile Browser So iOS Users Have Access
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Google announced today that it has added its Street View feature to Google Maps from the mobile browser. This means that iOS users who lost their beloved Maps app in favor of Apple’s newer, much criticized rendition, can once again …

Presidential Debate In Denver Was Most Tweeted-About Event In U.S. Politics Presidential Debate In Denver Was Most Tweeted-About Event In U.S. Politics
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Twitter announced early Thursday morning that Wednesday night’s presidential debate in Denver was the most tweeted-about event in U.S. politics. There were over 10 million tweets during the debate, according to the company. “The topic of tonight’s presidential debate was …

Rihanna And Chris Brown Take In Jay-Z Concert Rihanna And Chris Brown Take In Jay-Z Concert

Rihanna and Chris Brown have been spotted together a couple of times recently, and though rumors will always fly about the couple no matter what they do, fans are concerned that they really are back together despite the fact that …

Cliff Bleszinski Leaves Epic Games Cliff Bleszinski Leaves Epic Games

Epic Games today announced that Cliff Bleszinski, design director for the game development studio, has left his position with Epic. Bleszinski has been a part of Epic for over two decades, and has been the public face of the company …