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Galaxy Nexus Release Date Delayed By Verizon Galaxy Nexus Release Date Delayed By Verizon
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What’s new, you might ask? As the official U.S. release date still hangs in confirmation limbo, Verizon sources have told CNET that the Galaxy Nexus has once again been delayed by Verizon. Earlier this week we heard rumors that the …

Monochrome Monday, Now With Dinosaurs Monochrome Monday, Now With Dinosaurs

One of the memes moving through Google+ today is #MonochromeMonday (curated by +Siddharth Pandit), from which I’ve collected today’s photos. Move your mouse cursor over each image to read the caption (if the photographer gave one). If you like what …

Google’s London Office Is Awfully Compelling Google’s London Office Is Awfully Compelling

Some are unsure if they are a waste of money or a great way to inspire employees. Whatever the case, you have to say this for Google’s newly-designed London office: It is features an incredibly compelling design that looks like …

Microsoft To Donate Hundreds of Xbox Kinect Bundles To Soldiers Microsoft To Donate Hundreds of Xbox Kinect Bundles To Soldiers

Microsoft is looking to give soldiers a little bit of a holiday morale boost by making a pretty big donation to dozens of USO centers around the world. They plan to deliver 380 Xbox Kinect gaming systems to bases around …

BBC iPlayer Comes to iPhone, But Not America BBC iPlayer Comes to iPhone, But Not America

The BBC has announced that their popular iPlayer app has come to the iPhone today. The free app allows access to live streaming of the BBC’s television and radio programming, as well as a significant archive of BBC’s older content, …

George Takei Sets Phaser To Peace Between “Star” Stars George Takei Sets Phaser To Peace Between “Star” Stars

Human rights activist and the once and future Mr. Sulu, George Takei, has entered the fray among his two sci-fi colleagues, William Shatner and Carrie Fisher, in hopes of quelling their YouTube dispute over which sci-fi franchise is better, Star …

Tim Tebow, Yelp, and The Virgin Mary Tim Tebow, Yelp, and The Virgin Mary

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 …

The Social Startup Bubble Is About To Burst, Says Forrester The Social Startup Bubble Is About To Burst, Says Forrester
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If you’re looking to be the next big thing in social media, too bad says one analyst. Forrester Research CEO George Colony, speaking at the LeWeb conference in Paris, identified social saturation as the main reason underlying his poor prognosis …

Biking, Sleep & App Heroes Biking, Sleep & App Heroes

Today’s infograhpic round-up looks at biking and health, sleep, and app characters vs. one another. View more daily infographic round-ups here. Biking and health: Created by: Healthcare Management Degree App hero vs. app hero: Sleep is awesome (via Ultralinx):

YouTube, Photoshop and Google Earth YouTube, Photoshop and Google Earth

Today’s video round-up includes some nuggets about education, gadgets, social media, startups, coding and more. View more daily video round-ups here. YouTube for Schools: The Verge reviews the Motorola Xoom 2: WebProNews interviews SocialCode CEO Laura O’Shaughnessy about social holiday …

ZooGue Dips iPad In Lava To Give You Free iPhone 4S Cases ZooGue Dips iPad In Lava To Give You Free iPhone 4S Cases

How far would you go to market a promotional deal from your company? There’s the standard options of sending out some circulars and emails. You could employ the slightly more costly method of advertising on a webpage or magazine. You …

StumbleUpon Redesign = Big Traffic For Content StumbleUpon Redesign = Big Traffic For Content
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StumbleUpon has already been a tremendous source of web traffic for some sites. Sources have already indicated that it’s a bigger traffic driver than Facebook in the U.S. We’ve certainly seen the benefits ourselves. With new features, the potential to …

The Comic Sans Project Promises To Defend Everyone’s Favorite Font The Comic Sans Project Promises To Defend Everyone’s Favorite Font
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One time, during a fairly boring lecture in one of my unremarkable college courses, something amazing happened. My professor put up the title page from a student’s essay and began mercilessly berating said student for one simply failure. They used …

Megaupload Sues Universal Over Takedown of Viral Video Megaupload Sues Universal Over Takedown of Viral Video

Popular file hosting site Megaupload has filed suit against Universal Music Group today over claims that UMG abused YouTube’s automated copyright infringement reporting system to take down a video posted and owned by Megaupload On Friday we ran a story …

The Last of Us, Diablo III & More VGA Game Reveal Trailers The Last of Us, Diablo III & More VGA Game Reveal Trailers
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The VGA’s are seen as a pariah among many in the gaming community, rightfully so in many circumstances. There’s a lot of forced humor, and celebrity appearances from people who seem to really know nothing about the games they’re talking …

Apple Pulls Fake ID-making App From Store Apple Pulls Fake ID-making App From Store
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For a while there, becoming someone else was extraordinarily easier thanks to a new app available for iPads, iPhones, and iPod Touches. Unfortunately, that window of opportunity to experience the illicit joys of fraud and underage alcohol-buying is now gone …

The Most Popular Android Apps: Facebook Dominates Across Ages The Most Popular Android Apps: Facebook Dominates Across Ages

Nielsen has released the results of a survey looking at the most popular apps on Android. The survey is broken up into three age segments: 18-24, 25-34 and 35-44. It shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that Facebook dominates. …

Skype Co-Founder Wants Free Broadband For All Americans Skype Co-Founder Wants Free Broadband For All Americans
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Operating under the mission statement of “the Internet is a right, not a privilege,” Niklas Zennstrom, one of the co-founders of Skype, has introduced an idea of bringing free broadband services to the United States, one that would be powered …

Steve Jobs Bio Is Amazon’s Overall Best-Seller of 2011 Steve Jobs Bio Is Amazon’s Overall Best-Seller of 2011
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Amazon has just released their list of the top 10 best-selling books of 2011, and it probably shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone that Walter Isaacson’s “Steve Jobs” is number one. It had previously been announced that the Steve …

Urbanspoon Update Includes New “Dineline” Feature Urbanspoon Update Includes New “Dineline” Feature

Urbanspoon, the popular mobile app for restaurant discovery is getting a new “personal dining timeline” feature called Dineline. “As you know, Urbanspoon has always been a great way for you to find your next favorite restaurant,” a spokesperson for Ubranspoon …

India Denies Pre-screening Censorship Allegations India Denies Pre-screening Censorship Allegations

Last week we brought you news that by Indian minister of telecommunications Kapil Sibal had been meeting with executives from Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Yahoo and asking them to pre-screen and remove content that his office regarded as offensive or …

Google Motorola Deal Review Suspended By European Commission Google Motorola Deal Review Suspended By European Commission

The European Commission has suspended the provisional deadline for its review of Google’s proposed acquisition of Motorola Mobility. Bloomberg obtained comment from both the Commission and from Google. A spokesperson for the Commission said the review will continue after it’s …

Is Google Making Daughters Cry? Is Google Making Daughters Cry?
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Age restrictions in relation to the Internet is an interesting beast in relation to enforcement. There is, of course, a great deal of adult-related content children need to be protected from, but is email one of them? How about blogging, …

Alec Baldwin Responds To Words With Friends/Twitter Controversy Alec Baldwin Responds To Words With Friends/Twitter Controversy
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“What harm would it do to let him keep playing his game, not any game mind you, but a word game for smart people.” Only a few days removed from Words With Friends-gate, Alec Baldwin has addressed the incident publicly …