Quantcast
TwitVid Rebrands As Telly, Aims To Solve The Video Discovery Problem TwitVid Rebrands As Telly, Aims To Solve The Video Discovery Problem

TwitVid, the service once known as the go-to destination for uploading videos to share on Twitter, has rebranded itself as Telly, and now has much bigger ambitions. WebProNews spoke with TwitVid and Telly founder Mo Adham about the launch. He …

Sony Announces Four New Xperia Android Phones Sony Announces Four New Xperia Android Phones

Sony has impressed with its line of Xperia smartphones. They don’t command the market share that other Android phone manufacturers do, but I would bet that they make just as good phones. If you’re an Xperia fan, you have reason …

Town Swears Off Swearing: Watch Your Mouth or Pay the Fine Town Swears Off Swearing: Watch Your Mouth or Pay the Fine

A town that swears off swearing sounds like a place heavily inspired by director Marco Brambilla’s deeply underrated Sylvester Stallone/Wesley Snipes sci-fi actioner “Demolition Man”. In the film, a citation is automatically issued every time a person utters an inappropriate …

Dexter Season 7 Gets a New Villain in Chuck’s Yvonne Strahovski Dexter Season 7 Gets a New Villain in Chuck’s Yvonne Strahovski

Chuck’s Yvone Strahovski is the next addition to the upcoming season of Dexter. Whether or not she will play the villain is unclear, but they have announced a multi-episode contract with the blonde bombshell. It is typical of the shows …

Baby Thrown From Rolled SUV During Police Chase Baby Thrown From Rolled SUV During Police Chase

In an incredible story out of Lubbock, Texas, a toddler was thrown from the window of an SUV during a high speed police chase, stood up, and began chasing after the car, which had rolled over and landed upright. It …

NASA Unveils New Rover Prototype NASA Unveils New Rover Prototype

Yesterday the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) unveiled the prototype for their new lunar rover that they want to help in future missions. Together with the Canadian Space Agency, NASA is teaming on a project called RESOLVE which stands …

Sims 3 Supernatural Expansion Pack Announced Sims 3 Supernatural Expansion Pack Announced
· 1

Electronic Arts (EA) today announced the newest expansion pack for The Sims 3. The expansion pack, called Supernatural, will launch this September and customers who pre-order it will receive a Plants vs. Zombies content pack with zombie clothing and pea …

Google Will Soon Ignore Links You Tell It To Google Will Soon Ignore Links You Tell It To
· 102

Google’s Matt Cutts gave a keynote “You and A” presentation at SMX Advanced this week, and mentioned that Google is considering offering a tool that would let webmasters disavow certain links. Would you find such a tool useful? Let us …

Google Panda Update: Another Claims Recovery Google Panda Update: Another Claims Recovery
· 8

Another webmaster claims to have recovered from the Google Panda update. Like the rumors about actual updates (or refreshes) occurring, it’s probably best to take this with a grain of salt, because there are so many factors at play, and …

Pacquiao Vs. Bradley: Twitter Reacts Pacquiao Vs. Bradley: Twitter Reacts
· 80

In the sports world, nothing quite gets a crowd riled up like a good boxing match, especially when the fight has been advertised and built up for weeks beforehand, with one opponent boasting about his certain win. The Pacquiao/Bradley match …

WWDC 2012: Mac Pro Gets A Piece Of The Update Action WWDC 2012: Mac Pro Gets A Piece Of The Update Action
· 2

Last week we brought you news that Apple might announce an update to the Mac Pro during this year’s WWDC 2012 keynote. Then, shortly before the keynote began earlier this afternoon, we brought you news that the specs for several …

Klan Highway: KKK Chapter Wants to Help Clean Up Georgia Klan Highway: KKK Chapter Wants to Help Clean Up Georgia
· 41

Klan highway: That’s the predicament transportation officials are facing in Georgia, where a chapter of the Klu Klux Klan has applied for the “adopt a highway” program. The whole scenario is particularly touchy in a legal sense, leaving officials to …

A Dingo Killed Her Baby, Coroner Says A Dingo Killed Her Baby, Coroner Says
· 41

Thirty years after the first report of a Dingo killing the child of a family camping in Australia, the case was re-opened in February of this year. A few months later, and an Australian court has ruled that a dingo …

Lindsay Lohan Experiences Wardrobe Malfunction Lindsay Lohan Experiences Wardrobe Malfunction
· 13

Lindsay Lohan, the troubled actress who recently drove her expensive car into the back of an 18-wheeler, recently had a bit of a “wardrobe malfunction” on the set of her latest cinematic endeavor, “Liz & Dick”. The biopic tells the …

Facebook Ads: Company Claims Its System is Effective Facebook Ads: Company Claims Its System is Effective
· 2

Facebook ads do work, the company claims, and it has a brand new report to illustrate their point. According to Bloomberg, the company issued a report with ComScore which indicates advertisements on the social media site have helped a number …

Apple And Search: Now Is Google A Monopoly? Apple And Search: Now Is Google A Monopoly?
· 7

With all the talk about Google being a monopoly, the company is probably glad (at least partially) to see Apple make some search-related announcements during its WWDC keynote, which could help the argument in Google’s favor (even if hurting its …

Creflo Dollar Denies Attacking His Teenage Daughter Creflo Dollar Denies Attacking His Teenage Daughter
· 37

Creflo Dollar, the controversial pastor of World Changers Church International who was arrested last Friday for allegedly striking and choking his daughter, proclaimed his innocence at his church service on Sunday. Dollar was met with a standing ovation from his …

Is Google A Monopoly Or Do People Just Prefer It? Is Google A Monopoly Or Do People Just Prefer It?
· 85

The Wall Street Journal ran an opinion piece from Nextag CEO Jeffrey Katz, calling Google a monopoly and slamming the company’s business practices. This is nothing new, of course. We see these types of complaints all the time, and various …

Facebook Shares Better Than Links For Google Ranking? Facebook Shares Better Than Links For Google Ranking?
· 12

Searchmetrics released a new study finding that the volume of Facebook shares a web page receives is closely correlated with how high it ranks in Google searches. “At the same time, too many Google AdSense ads on a page are …

Carrie Underwood Supports Gay Marriage: Twitter Reacts Carrie Underwood Supports Gay Marriage: Twitter Reacts
· 8

Carrie Underwood, American Idol winner and country music darling, has come out in support of gay marriage. She unveiled her sure-to-be controversial stance during a recent interview with the Independent. When asked if she thought this decision would ultimately tarnish …

Pacquiao Vs. Bradley: Promoters Call For Investigation Pacquiao Vs. Bradley: Promoters Call For Investigation
· 78

Saturday night’s Vegas fight between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley caused such a huge uproar that the effects are still being felt today on the other side of the country. And it’s not over yet. After a long and painful …

Burger King, Heroin, and Solitaire Burger King, Heroin, and Solitaire

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 …

Max Page Surgery: Tiny Darth Vader Remains Brave Max Page Surgery: Tiny Darth Vader Remains Brave

Max Page, the adorable freckle-nosed boy who plays a mini-Darth Vader in the popular Volkswagen commercial, is scheduled to go under the knife to repair a defect in his heart on Thursday, and despite the seriousness of the procedure, the …

Google: WSJ Readers Don’t Think We’re A Monopoly Google: WSJ Readers Don’t Think We’re A Monopoly

The Wall Street Journal recently ran an editorial from Nextag CEO Jeffrey Katz, slamming Google’s business practices, and calling Google a monopoly. Google followed up the article with its own official response. We weighed in on the topic here. The …