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Quora Launches Blogs, Rich Text Editor Quora Launches Blogs, Rich Text Editor

Last month, Quora CEO Adam D’Angelo announced the company’s new mission, which involves sharing and growing the world’s knowledge. He indicated that Quora would be expanding beyond the simple Q&A the site is known for. It appears that expansion has …

Reddit Releases AMA Stats, and Actors Dominate Reddit Releases AMA Stats, and Actors Dominate

Reddit has a big 2012. Really big. Like, 37 billion pageviews big. The site has made its way from simply a popular site among the internet community to mega-popular site among the internet community that also gets talked about on …

Lohan Movie Rejected For Another Festival
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Lindsay Lohan, whose name has graced just our headlines no fewer than 376 times in the past year, is garnering attention once again this week. This time, it’s because the Sundance Film Festival–which is already in full swing–rejected her new …

Facebook Overtakes Google Maps as the Number One Mobile App Facebook Overtakes Google Maps as the Number One Mobile App
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Analyst ComScore has released its estimates of mobile app usage for 2012 and it appears the Facebook has taken the lead. The Facebook app was the most-used app at the end of 2012, drawing over 85 million unique visitors in …

Canadians Can Finally Purchase (Some) Kindles From Amazon.ca Canadians Can Finally Purchase (Some) Kindles From Amazon.ca

Amazon.ca has almost everything the enterprising Canadian online shopper needs. Unfortunately, the Kindle is still not available despite it being made available pretty much everywhere else. Amazon is starting to fix that today. Amazon announced today that the Kindle Paperwhite …

Apple Posts Record Revenue And Profit Yet Again, But Misses Expectations Apple Posts Record Revenue And Profit Yet Again, But Misses Expectations

Apple just released its earnings report, breaking its own records yet again. The company posted record revenue of $54.5 billion and record quarterly net profit of $13.1 billion. These are up from revenue of $46.3 billion and net profit of …

Sex Offenders Can’t Be Banned From Facebook Says Appeals Court Sex Offenders Can’t Be Banned From Facebook Says Appeals Court

An Indiana law barring registered sex offenders from using any form of social media has been stuck down by a U.S. appeals court. The law was challenged last year by the ACLU, but upheld by an Indiana Judge. “The Court …

Twitter CEO Previews Likely Coming Video Sharing Feature Twitter CEO Previews Likely Coming Video Sharing Feature

Last fall, Twitter acquired video creation and sharing company Vine for an undisclosed amount. Now, a day after Twitter announced the launch of enhanced Tweet embeds, which support videos, Twitter CEO has tweeted out a video using Vine (via TechCrunch). …

THQ Sold: Studios, Games Go to Sega, Ubisoft, and Others

The feeding frenzy over THQ took place yesterday, but no news of the event had leaked out until now. Kotaku has published an internal THQ memo from THQ CEO Brian Farrell and President Jason Rubin that details the sale of …

Check Out Pittsburg State’s Massive Tablet Check Out Pittsburg State’s Massive Tablet

For the past few years, all technology has been racing to become the smallest device in its class. Now we’re heading back up again with companies trying to make the biggest phone and tablet. Well, I hate to break it …

EFF Joins r/Gaymers’ Fight Against Trademark Holder
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One reddit community, with the help of the Electronic Frontier Foundation, is taking on a trademark holder who they say was wrongfully granted a trademark registration for a term that belongs in the public domain. Gaymer is a broad term …

“Aaron’s Law” To Go Before House Judiciary Committee “Aaron’s Law” To Go Before House Judiciary Committee
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In the wake of Aaron Swartz’ suicide, Rep. Zoe Lofgren said she was drafting a bill to fix the archaic Computer Fraud and Abuse Act that led to his arrest. She even appealed to Reddit users to help her write …

Jenelle Evans: Divorce, Possible Miscarriage

Jenelle Evans, one of the stars of “Teen Mom 2″, just recently announced she’s pregnant again, much to the ire of Twitterland. The young mom has made headlines with what some deem “bad decisions”, and has one child who has …

Bing Ads Get Inline Editorial Appeals, Updated Keyword Research Tool Bing Ads Get Inline Editorial Appeals, Updated Keyword Research Tool

Microsoft announced a couple of updates to Bing Ads, including inline editorial appeals, and an improved keyword research tool. The former provides two new views in the Bing Ads Editor where advertisers can appeal all of the rejected items in …

jOBS Release Date Announced as April 19th jOBS Release Date Announced as April 19th

UPDATE: The very first clip has also been released. Check it out here. The highly-anticipated Steve Jobs biopic jOBS just got an official release date: April 19th. The last we heard on this, we simply received a generic “April” release …

Google Adds Offline Editing Support For Slides Google Adds Offline Editing Support For Slides

Google announced today that Slides users can now create, edit, comment, and present presentations offline, just like with Docs. “Any new presentations or changes you make will be automatically updated when you get back online,” says Google software engineer Michael …

Kelly Osbourne Engaged, Will Marry This Summer

Kelly Osbourne has certainly grown up since her days on “The Osbournes”, which were mostly spent fighting with her brother Jack, yelling at the family’s troupe of dogs, and recording Madonna covers. These days, she’s a co-host on E!’s “Fashion …

Crysis 3 Multiplayer Beta Starts January 29

EA and Crytek today announced that a multiplayer beta for the upcoming Crysis 3 will start on January 29 for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC. The test will include two team-based modes (Hunter mode and Crash-Site mode) and two …

Thief Gets Pizza, Not Money, From Kind Employee
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A man who had every intention of robbing a Papa John’s store in Montana walked away with food for his hungry family but no money after a kind employee turned the situation around. The employee said that late on Monday …

Microsoft Appeals To Your Inner 90s Kid In Latest Internet Explorer Ad Microsoft Appeals To Your Inner 90s Kid In Latest Internet Explorer Ad
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I was born in 1989, and I grew up through the decade that we collectively call the 90s. I think we can all agree it was a weird decade populated by weird fashion, weird music and even weirder cartoons. Alongside …

‘Terms And Conditions May Apply’ Documentary Explores Google, Facebook Privacy ‘Terms And Conditions May Apply’ Documentary Explores Google, Facebook Privacy

Often, when major Internet companies make product changes or announce new offerings, people wonder what that means for their privacy. One example in which we’re currently seeing this is with Facebook’s new Graph Search. Google and Facebook in particular have …

Baby Flung From Car In Icy Crash, Caught On Video
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A 53-year old man made a near-fatal mistake when he neglected to strap his 1-year old passenger into a carseat and instead placed her on a shelf beneath the back window of his car. The man was driving on an …

Joe Biden To Talk About Guns On Google+ Thursday Joe Biden To Talk About Guns On Google+ Thursday

Vice President Joe Biden will be stopping by Google+ to participate in a hangout, and discuss gun violence on Thursday at 1:45 PM Eastern. According to Google, Biden will hangout for 30 minutes, and discuss the White House policy recommendations …

Adele: Baby Name Clues In Necklace?

Adele has been very private about her baby boy since giving birth three months ago, loathe to even give up his name to the media. Of course, all this does is make inquiring minds mad with frustration, so as soon …