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LinkedIn India Reaches 15 Million Members LinkedIn India Reaches 15 Million Members

LinkedIn’s India division has reached a new milestone: 15 million Indian professionals now use the social network. Over on the LinkedIn Blog, Hari Krishnan, country manager at LinkedIn India, described the company’s excitement at how quickly India has embraced LinkedIn. …

iPhone 5 Rumor: Schematic Confirms Front Panel Redesign iPhone 5 Rumor: Schematic Confirms Front Panel Redesign

It looks like all the rumors circulating about the new iPhone’s redesign may have a bit more confirmation today. Yesterday we reported on images that had surfaced purporting to show the back casing of the new iPhone. These images appeared …

Nintendo Teasing Three Wii U Launch Titles Nintendo Teasing Three Wii U Launch Titles

Remember when Nintendo relaunched the Facebook page for its Wii U console last week? I saw it as a movement on the company’s part to effectively use social media as an outlet to directly interact with fans and drive up …

Google Seems To Be OK With Paid Inclusion These Days Google Seems To Be OK With Paid Inclusion These Days

We know from the countless instances of paid link penalties that Google doesn’t like it when you buy your way into organic search results, but Google has other financial transactions that influence some of its search results. Last month, Danny …

Have Timeline? Ask Your Doctor If Real Life Is Right For You Have Timeline? Ask Your Doctor If Real Life Is Right For You

I do not have genital herpes. I imagine that if I did, I would try almost anything to help my situation – even if some of the possible side effects included hallucinations, seizures, and coma. I do have Timeline, however, …

Google Adds New Ways to Manage and Share Contacts Google Adds New Ways to Manage and Share Contacts
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You already know that Google is always looking for ways to enhance user experience and this time they are adding some new features that will

American Kidnapped in Benin, Ransom Demanded American Kidnapped in Benin, Ransom Demanded

An American has been kidnapped in Benin, according to U.S. officials. The information was brought to light by the U.S. Embassy website for the West African country of Benin, though very little information has been released about the situation. The …

Sony Considered Dropping Optical Drive From PS4 Sony Considered Dropping Optical Drive From PS4
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One of the biggest contentions amongst console gamers these days is the digital media versus physical media argument. I have a 50 MB connection and I do not trade in games, so what do I need a physical optical drive …

PayPal Adds 4 UK Stores to Offline Payment Solution PayPal Adds 4 UK Stores to Offline Payment Solution

PayPal had recently announced on its blog that it’s outfitting 15 new U.S. brick and mortar retailers to use its offline payment and shopping solutions. The stores include Abercrombie & Fitch, Advance Auto Parts, Aéropostale, American Eagle Outfitters, Barnes & …

Will Google Glass Interfere With Facebook’s Plans? Will Google Glass Interfere With Facebook’s Plans?

Forbes has a report on Google Glass comparing it to Instagram and the new Facebook Camera app for iOS. The report argues that Glass will be standing in the way of Facebook’s maneuvering for a larger mobile presence. These sorts …

56 Years Worth Of Tornado Tracks 56 Years Worth Of Tornado Tracks
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What you see in the lead image is courtesy of John Nelson, who took 56 years worth of tornado data (in the United States) and created the awesome-yet-frightening map that charts the path of every tornado that was reported in …

Facebook Shuts-Down Kayak’s Plans to Go Public Facebook Shuts-Down Kayak’s Plans to Go Public

Just weeks ago, right before Facebook’s much anticipated initial public offering, Kayak announced that they were ready to go public in a deal that would raise as much as $150 million. The plan was to let the mighty momentum from …

Google Voice Makes It Easier to Screen Those Mystery Callers Google Voice Makes It Easier to Screen Those Mystery Callers

Google Voice has been a boon for those of us who are uber-discerning when it comes to answering the phone. It’s sometimes too vague to simply screen all of the calls and forward everybody to the same bland voicemail message. …

Fergie Vacation Photo Causes a Stir on Twitter Fergie Vacation Photo Causes a Stir on Twitter
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Fergie vacation photos are apparently not to be missed. While bath salt-addled individuals unceremoniously chew the faces off complete strangers here in the States, Black Eyed Peas singer Fergie — also known to some of us as one of the …

Apple Buys Music Editing Company Redmatica Apple Buys Music Editing Company Redmatica

Earlier this morning we told you about Apple CEO Tim Cook’s comments on Apple’s focus on secrecy. He insisted on the importance of maintaining secrecy when it comes to Apple’s products, and noted that such secrecy includes not publicizing the …

Microsoft Announces Office 365 For Government Microsoft Announces Office 365 For Government

All the tech companies pretty much just compete with each other these days with the same products with one coming out later than the other. Microsoft has been on the backburner for a while now releasing their own versions of …

Aaron Sorkin: Whoever Plays Steve Jobs Needs To Be Intelligent Aaron Sorkin: Whoever Plays Steve Jobs Needs To Be Intelligent

Earlier this month, we received confirmation on the rumor that Aaron Sorkin would be the man to adapt the screenplay for the upcoming Steve Jobs biopic. The film, slated for release in 2014, will be based on Walter Isaacson’s bestselling …

Neelie Kroes Discusses European Net Neutrality Neelie Kroes Discusses European Net Neutrality

Neelie Kroes, the European Commissioner for Digital Agenda and Vice President of the European Commission, is an active supporter of net neutrality and all that it entails. In fact, she goes beyond the idea of an open net and in …

Facebook Opens New Office In Dubai Facebook Opens New Office In Dubai

Facebook is ready to begin expansion into the Middle East and North Africa and the first step is to open an office in Dubai. Facebook already has 45 million users in that region and they have already seen advertising interest …

Paper Superheroes Make The Cut!! Paper Superheroes Make The Cut!!
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(image) Spiderman Superheroes on the prowl would make you feel a lot safer right? What if those superheroes were made out of paper? What if they didn’t prowl around but just sit there? Would you still feel as safe? Or …

Google+ Local Reveals Google’s Plan For Zagat Google+ Local Reveals Google’s Plan For Zagat
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Google has announced that it’s rolling out Google+ Local, which it bills as “a simple way to discover and share local information”. Google is finally revealing just what it’s going to do with it’s Zagat acquisition, as Google+ Local features …

Google Knows Best, and You Shouldn’t Ask Any Questions About That Google Knows Best, and You Shouldn’t Ask Any Questions About That
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For all the good things that Google has brought into the world, everything from free and amazing emails to mapping the moon and Earth’s ocean floor to driver-less cars, the company has also become an undisputed master of obfuscation. Anytime …

Bieber State of Emergency May Be Declared in Norway Bieber State of Emergency May Be Declared in Norway
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Bieber State of Emergency is about to be declared in Oslo, Norway after gaggles of European fans showed up to get a good look at the teen pop sensation. We’re not talking a few dozen kids and their parents — …

Miami Cannibal: Police Piece Together Day Of Attack Miami Cannibal: Police Piece Together Day Of Attack
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Given the extremely horrifying circumstances of the “Miami cannibal” story, one of the questions on everyone’s mind is, “Why?” Why did Rudy Eugene suddenly decide to attack a homeless man and eat his face? Answers aren’t immediately forthcoming, but Miami …