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“Full House” Reunion: Mary Kate And Ashley Are Life Ruiners “Full House” Reunion: Mary Kate And Ashley Are Life Ruiners
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The cast of “Full House” got together over the weekend for a 25th anniversary reunion, minus the Olsen twins, because they’re presumably somewhere being thin and pretty and extremely busy with fashion. And while that kept things from being just …

Netflix Unveils New Android App that Mimics the Tablet Experience Netflix Unveils New Android App that Mimics the Tablet Experience

Last week, Netflix launched their all new iOS app that they said more closely resembles the Netflix experience on tablets. And today, the company has unveiled an all new Android app that also attempts to mimic the tablet version of …

Google Maps Has 7,100 Employees Working on it Google Maps Has 7,100 Employees Working on it

Instead of allowing Google to implement features, such as turn-by-turn navigation, that Android users have enjoyed for years, Apple instead decided to remove Google Maps from its mobile operating system. To replace it, Apple shopped around and bought its own …

Apple Is Reportedly Recruiting People From Google Maps Apple Is Reportedly Recruiting People From Google Maps

While a few have stuck up for the product, there seems to be a general consensus that Apple Maps is bad. Apple dropped Google Maps with its latest iOS update, opting to go with its own product (which actually draws …

The New Megaupload Is Almost Upon Us The New Megaupload Is Almost Upon Us
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It’s been over six months since Megaupload was shut down by the feds for charges of criminal copyright infringement. Since then, Kim Dotcom has been fighting court cases in New Zealand and the U.S. He’s also been working on a …

iOS 6 Maps Got You Down? Foursquare Says They Have “The Perfect Map” iOS 6 Maps Got You Down? Foursquare Says They Have “The Perfect Map”
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Although iOS 6 is overwhelmingly popular (Apple announced 100 million upgrades already), one aspect of Apple’s new mobile operating system is leaving a lot to be desired. Apple ditched Google Maps for their own iOS 6 Maps project, and the …

Tracy Morgan: Twitter Hoax Gives Emmys Viewer Boost Tracy Morgan: Twitter Hoax Gives Emmys Viewer Boost
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Tracy Morgan was the subject of a huge Twitter hoax last night and wasn’t even aware of it at the time. Late night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel decided to take to the social media network to get a little …

Foxconn Riot Ends With Injuries and Arrests Foxconn Riot Ends With Injuries and Arrests

Workers at Foxconn’s Tiayuan plant in Northern China rioted Sunday evening, injuring 40 people and resulting in several arrests. The riot was made up of about 2,000 people and took place outside of the workers’ dormitories. The cause of the …

iPhone 5 Destroyed with .50 Cal Rifle (In Slow Motion!) iPhone 5 Destroyed with .50 Cal Rifle (In Slow Motion!)
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Last Friday, Apple’s new iPhone 5 hit the shelves. People lined up in front of Apple Stores around the world to be the first to walk away with the highly-anticipated device. And it was a successful launch, as Apple has …

Charlize Theron Dating “Modern Family” Star? Charlize Theron Dating “Modern Family” Star?

It was reported over the weekend that perpetual hottie Charlize Theron is dating “Modern Family” star Eric Stonestreet, presumably because the pair have been photographed recently hanging out at industry events and after-parties. But Stonestreet recently took to Twitter to …

Kim Dotcom Was Subject To Illegal Surveillance From New Zealand’s CIA Kim Dotcom Was Subject To Illegal Surveillance From New Zealand’s CIA

It’s been relatively quiet on the Megaupload front for the past few weeks. The last major event saw Kim Dotcom winning $4.83 million in his bid to have funds released to him. For now, he’s still fighting to have the …

We’ve Now Had Google News For An Entire Decade We’ve Now Had Google News For An Entire Decade
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Google announced over the weekend that it is celebrating the tenth anniversary of Google News’ launch. The product was unveiled on September 22, 2002, and has gone through quite a few changes in that time. According to Google, Google News …

iPhone 5 Tops 5 Million in Opening Weekend Sales iPhone 5 Tops 5 Million in Opening Weekend Sales

So, what did you have in the “how many iPhones is Apple going to sell in its first weekend” office pool? If your guess bordered on the conservative end, good job. Apple has just announced that they sold over 5 …

Gwen Stefani: “We Knew We’d Come Back” Gwen Stefani: “We Knew We’d Come Back”
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Gwen Stefani admitted recently that as much as she has loved her solo career, it was never meant to be a permanent arrangement. “It just feels so much more natural being back in this mode,” she said. “The solo records …

People Are Increasingly Turning To Social Over Search People Are Increasingly Turning To Social Over Search
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To be clear, people are still turning mostly to search for seeking the answers to their questions. However, the gap between search and social networks is narrowing. Are you getting more traffic from social media than you were a year …

Google News Gets A New Ranking Signal, And It’s A Keywords Meta Tag Google News Gets A New Ranking Signal, And It’s A Keywords Meta Tag
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Google announced the news_keywords metatag for publishers in Google News to help Google better identify and understand content that is related to things that are in the news. Do you think this is a good direction for Google News? Let …

Look At All This Stuff Google Maps Has Launched Since Apple Dropped It Look At All This Stuff Google Maps Has Launched Since Apple Dropped It

At Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference in June, the company revealed iOS 6, which replaces Google Maps in the operating system with Apple’s own product. This week, iOS device users got “treated” to Apple’s new product. Suffice it to say, there’s …

It’s a #FloralFriday on Google+ It’s a #FloralFriday on Google+

Google+ and photography. They fit together like Cinderella and her slipper. Hall & Oates. Facebook and annoying baby posts. Every day, Google+ trends a photography-related hashtag. Yesterday, we oooo’ed and aaaahh’ed over #LongExposureThursday. Other weekday photo showcases include #MacroMonday, #TreeTuesday …

Facebook Is Asking Users If Their Friends Are Using Their Real Names Facebook Is Asking Users If Their Friends Are Using Their Real Names
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Facebook doesn’t allow users to use fake names. Sure, people use them all the time, but technically, it’s against Facebook’s terms, and the company appears to have a new strategy in going after those who are in violation (or at …

iPhone 5 Sells As Many in 3 Days as the iPhone 4S Did in One Month iPhone 5 Sells As Many in 3 Days as the iPhone 4S Did in One Month

Today was finally it. iPhone 5 day. Customers who had been waiting in lines outside of Apple stores were finally able to enter and receive their new most-prized possession. But, wait – isn’t that deja vu we’re all feeling? Hasn’t …

Facebook Brings Real Time Updates To The App Dashboard Facebook Brings Real Time Updates To The App Dashboard
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Facebook isn’t holding the F8 conference this year. The company felt their resources could be better used in building more tools for developers to get the most out of the platform. Besides, Open Graph and the App Dashboard still have …

Facebook Now Lets You Delete Your Search History Facebook Now Lets You Delete Your Search History
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Since the dawn of search engines, internet users have utilized the ability to delete their search history. It’s a simple, quick, and painless way to prevent prying eyes from getting up in your business, for lack of a better phrase. …

WordPress Is Getting Rid Of The Blogroll WordPress Is Getting Rid Of The Blogroll
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The Blogroll is something that’s near and dear to my heart. It was something that every blog I ran growing up had, and I used it extensively. It was my way to direct readers to other great content, and I …

iPhone 5 Best Buy Pre-Orders Not Being Fulfilled iPhone 5 Best Buy Pre-Orders Not Being Fulfilled
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Best Buy today sent out emails to some customers who pre-ordered the iPhone 5 from their stores, informing them that they might not actually be receiving the device for quite some time. 9 to 5 Mac also obtained a copy …