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AOL Informs Starboard their Nominees are Useless AOL Informs Starboard their Nominees are Useless

Things haven’t been stellar for AOL lately, but they are performing better than many expected. Months ago, Starboard, one of AOL’s major shareholder, voiced their concerns over AOL’s performance and what could be done to unlock shareholder value. More recently, …

Guy Custom Mills Vintage Fischer Price Record to Play Stairway to Heaven Guy Custom Mills Vintage Fischer Price Record to Play Stairway to Heaven

Although this video is a little hipster-ish, we have to admit, it’s still pretty cool. If you were a kid in the seventies, clear out your parents attic or basement and chances are you might run into one of these …

Lady Gaga Stirs Up Thailand On Twitter Lady Gaga Stirs Up Thailand On Twitter

Surprise, surprise. Lady Gaga is stirring up controversy. The singer, whose outrageous costumes, sexually charged lyrics, and suggestive stage routines have earned her ridicule in several countries, can’t seem to keep herself out of trouble. Upon arriving in Thailand on …

Google Analytics Social Reports Move To Traffic Sources Google Analytics Social Reports Move To Traffic Sources

Google recently announced some new social reports, and now the company has announced that it’s consolidated the locations of social reports in general. Specifically, the Social Engagement, Social Actions, and Social Pages reports, which were previously listed in the Audience …

Sony Releases Music Unlimited App For Iphone Sony Releases Music Unlimited App For Iphone

Spotify, Sony is throwing down the musical gauntlet…..kinda. Today Sony released their Music Unlimited service for the iOS. The app will allow you to listen to music on the go ala Spotify. And just like Spotify you have to pay …

Game Industry Rallies Together To Find Jobs For Laid Off 38 Studios Employees Game Industry Rallies Together To Find Jobs For Laid Off 38 Studios Employees
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I’ve been hesitant to cover the recent news regarding Curt Schilling’s 38 Studios and Big Huge Games, developers of the excellent Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning, and the state of Rhode Island. The hesitation wasn’t out of any feeling that the …

Apple, SimpleAir Reach Settlement In Patent Lawsuit Apple, SimpleAir Reach Settlement In Patent Lawsuit

Apple and SimpleAir have reached a settlement in their ongoing patent infringement lawsuit, according to a joint motion filed in court yesterday. The specifics of the agreement are not known, but it appears that the two companies have entered into …

Bing Maps, Nokia Team to Provide Traffic Info, Geocoding Bing Maps, Nokia Team to Provide Traffic Info, Geocoding

Bing Maps and Nokia have been developing their maptastic relationship since the partnership was announced last year. In February, the two companies collaborated to give Bing Maps a fabulous new aesthetic upgrade. Now, the pair have added a couple of …

Fidelity has Confirmed their Client’s Facebook Trades Fidelity has Confirmed their Client’s Facebook Trades
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If you haven’t heard about Facebook’s disastrous IPO debut, I welcome you out of your cave and am happy to give you an update. Essentially, the Nasdaq stock market delayed the 11AM start by as much as thirty minutes while …

Tetris: If It Was a Blockbuster Summer Movie Tetris: If It Was a Blockbuster Summer Movie
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Ubergizmo has shared a video with us that shows what the game Tetris might look like as a Blockbuster film. Michael Bay is kicking himself right now, for not thinking of it first. I could easily see the Tetris cubes …

Google Alerts Users About Their Malware-Infected Machines Google Alerts Users About Their Malware-Infected Machines

The DNSChanger malware is a nasty piece of software, which, at its core, is about tricking the infected user into giving up personal information that can be harvested by the deviant programmers, normally for their own personal gain. The malware …

Skyrim Patch 1.6 Includes Mounted Combat Skyrim Patch 1.6 Includes Mounted Combat
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With all of the features Bethesda is putting into The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, you would think players were paying a monthly subscription fee to play it. In the past month, Kinect voice support has been added to the Xbox …

Charlie Sheen Purchases Lawrence Taylor’s Super Bowl Ring Charlie Sheen Purchases Lawrence Taylor’s Super Bowl Ring
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Charlie Sheen, a man of endless wealth, exquisite taste, and untarnished class, is rumored to have purchased football great Lawrence Taylor’s Super Bowl XXV ring at a recent auction. According to OnTheRedCarpet.com, the former “Two and a Half Men” star …

SpaceX’s Dragon Docks With ISS [Live Feed] SpaceX’s Dragon Docks With ISS [Live Feed]

So the time is finally here for the SpaceX capsule titled “Dragon” to dock with the ISS. After several tests yesterday NASA deemed that it was indeed ready to go ahead and start docking procedures. Part of these was matching …

Google+ May Be Getting Events In The Near Future Google+ May Be Getting Events In The Near Future

Well, this is convenient. This morning we brought you word that Google was adding Events support to the Google Places API. It’s no secret that Google has its APIs work together in one big happy family so one feature hitting …

comScore Submits Latest Top 50 Websites comScore Submits Latest Top 50 Websites

comScore’s latest report on the top web properties in the U.S., based on data from its Media Metrix service, puts Google Sites on top for the month of April, 2012: Microsoft and Yahoo! are almost tied for the #2 spot, …

Paid Links Scandal Gets Marketing Firm iAcquire De-Indexed From Google Paid Links Scandal Gets Marketing Firm iAcquire De-Indexed From Google
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Earlier this week, we posted an article about an investigation from blogger Josh Davis, which exposed marketing firm iAcquire for allegedly purchasing backlinks for clients. Davis’ report caught the attention of Google’s head of webspam, Matt Cutts: Follow @JoshDJosh Davis @JoshDSearch …

Tech Stocks: Facebook Debacle Makes Investors Wary Tech Stocks: Facebook Debacle Makes Investors Wary

Tech stocks are on a decidedly downward spiral after the Facebook IPO mutated from a highly-anticipated event into a throbbing headache for investors. As a result, tech stocks, initial public offerings in particular, will most likely be given a wide …

John Edwards Trial: Still No Verdict John Edwards Trial: Still No Verdict
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The trial against John Edwards moves into its sixth day today without a decision from the jury, although they have asked for more exhibits to aid their process. The case charges that Edwards solicited almost a million dollars in funds …

Brittany Spears Gets a Drink of Water Brittany Spears Gets a Drink of Water

According to TMZ, Britney Spears left the set of X Factor after a contestant “butchered” her song “Hold It Against Me”. Brittany had this to say on Twitter: Follow @britneyspears (image) Britney Spears @britneyspears #Britneywalksoff??? LOL was just taking a …

Google Glass Video Demonstrates First-Person Trampolining Google Glass Video Demonstrates First-Person Trampolining

For something that’s just a prototype, Google sure is showing off its Project Glass headsets quite a bit. From public television to Google’s CEO, the company is using Glass to shore up its futurist credentials. Yesterday, Google co-founder Sergey Brin …

Facebook Offering Gold Stars for Your Close Friends Facebook Offering Gold Stars for Your Close Friends
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Facebook really wants you to start using the list feature to organize your friends. It wants you to use it so badly that it’s rolling out another feature to remind you that the option is there and hopefully prompt you …

Foxconn May Increase Wages Foxconn May Increase Wages

It was recently reported that Apple Inc. has teamed up with Foxconn, the Chinese supplier of iPhone and iPad devices, to improve the labor conditions in its manufacturing facilities. Foxconn is also investing $210 million into building a new production …

NBC takes Initiative to Buy Microsoft out of MSNBC NBC takes Initiative to Buy Microsoft out of MSNBC

All the way back in 1996, a chance meeting between NBC News anchor, Tom Brokaw and Microsoft founder Bill Gates sparked the creation of a new way for viewers to get news. MSNBC.com was launched along with its cable television …