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Google Chrome Coming To Windows 8 Metro Google Chrome Coming To Windows 8 Metro
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Yesterday we brought you news that Mozilla was preparing a version of their Firefox browser that would run on Windows 8′s new Metro user interface. Now it seems that Google is preparing a Metro-compatible version of their own Chrome browser, …

Posterous: Will Twitter it Shut Down? Posterous: Will Twitter it Shut Down?
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Yesterday we brought you news that Twitter had acquired Posterous. As we reported at the time, neither Posterous nor Twitter suggested in their announcements that Posterous would be closed. In fact, Posterous’s statement said that “Posterous Spaces will remain up …

PayPal Rumored To Launch Square-like Smartphone Dongle PayPal Rumored To Launch Square-like Smartphone Dongle

Now that Square’s off and running in the credit card-swiping-from-mobile-phone market, PayPal is realizing that they should probably get in on the action. According to sources that spoke to GigaOM, PayPal will announce on Thursday that it’s launching a service …

Obama Approval Rating Drop Rallies the Right Obama Approval Rating Drop Rallies the Right

According to the latest opinion poll released by The Washington Post-ABC News, President Obama’s approval rating is sinking. “In the new poll, 46 per cent approve of the way Mr. Obama is handling his job, while 50 per cent disapprove. …

Siri Desu: Siri’s Having Trouble With Japanese Siri Desu: Siri’s Having Trouble With Japanese
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While most iPhone users I know love talking to Siri–and especially enjoy making her say funny things–the iPhone-based human-like assistant seems even more human in having a flawed, sometimes divisive personality. Criticism of the assistant runs the gamut, from claims …

Hollywood to Sue Pub Over “The Hobbit” Name Hollywood to Sue Pub Over “The Hobbit” Name
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It’s David versus Goliath, or maybe, Frodo versus Suaron: A small English pub versus a Hollywood giant: A local pub in the English city of Southhampton has been told to remove the reference to the Tolkien creation “The Hobbit” or …

“Watch with eBay” Featured at SXSW “Watch with eBay” Featured at SXSW
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eBay just unveiled its “Watch with eBay” standalone app at the SXSW Interactive Festival, in Austin, TX. The iPad application allows users to shop and make purchases related to what they are watching on TV. Some of the features of …

Age Difference No Issue For Dick Van Dyke Age Difference No Issue For Dick Van Dyke

You’re as young as you feel and evidently Dick Van Dyke is feeling less than half his age these days. The legendary comedic actor who is best known for playing in the movies, “Bye Bye Birdie,” and “Mary Poppins” and …

Pagination: Google Goes More In Depth On SEO And The  Markup Pagination: Google Goes More In Depth On SEO And The Markup
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Back in September, Google introduced new markup for paginated content in an effort to return single-page versions of content in search results, when the content is broken up among multiple page. This would include things like multiple-page articles and slideshows. …

Jean Paul Gaultier Diet Coke Video Exploits Women Jean Paul Gaultier Diet Coke Video Exploits Women
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The latest video in Diet Coke’s Serial Designer campaign has been giving viewers the heebie-jeebies. I don’t know if it is Bernadette’s (wooden supermodel puppet) heroine addicted visage or Jean Paul Gautier’s molester like grin and awkward groping of her …

Apple Stores Opening Early Friday For New iPad Apple Stores Opening Early Friday For New iPad

With the release of the new iPad just days away Apple’s retail stores are busy making preparations for the launch. Apple stores around the country are scheduled to open at 8 AM (instead of the customary 9 AM) on Friday …

Rush Limbaugh’s Perfect Storm Brewing Rush Limbaugh’s Perfect Storm Brewing
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Rush Limbaugh has ticked people off before. In fact, much of his approach to his brand of entertainment is to create an us-versus-them atmosphere where liberals are demonized. Therefore, he’s made a lot of enemies. Most of the time, Limbaugh’s …

Kim Kardashian Via Twitter: Jon Hamm is “Careless” Kim Kardashian Via Twitter: Jon Hamm is “Careless”
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Kim Kardashian is one of the most popular people on Twitter, and she has used the platform to tweet out a response to actor Jon Hamm to her nearly 14 million followers. If you haven’t heard, Jon Hamm (best known …

Google Maps, Historypin Commemorate The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Google Maps, Historypin Commemorate The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee
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Got any good photo memorabilia of Queen Elizabeth II? If so, a new partnership between Google Maps and Historypin may have you digging out those old collectibles as it offers admirers of Her Majesty an opportunity to share their photos …

Wasteland 2 Hopes To Get Funded Through Kickstarter Wasteland 2 Hopes To Get Funded Through Kickstarter

Ever since Tim Schafer and his team at Double Fine shattered Kickstarter records by raising over $3 million dollars for their new game, other developers like the Tecmo MMO team have met with success after taking their project to Kickstarter. …

Pinterest MAUs Explode Last Month Pinterest MAUs Explode Last Month

Experian Hitwise, a consumer behavior analyst firm, is reporting that social media site Pinterest is growing by leaps and bounds. Last month alone, the company grew by 21%, making it a a top 30 company for pageviews. @Hitwise_USExperian HitwisePintererst total …

New iPad In High Demand In The Business World New iPad In High Demand In The Business World
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With just three days left until Apple’s new iPad becomes available in stores, the tablet is already seeing an unprecedented level of demand. Apple’s initial stock of pre-order devices was depleted just two days after the new iPad was unveiled …

Losing Coach Goes Mike Tyson On Winning Coach Losing Coach Goes Mike Tyson On Winning Coach

Springfield, MA assistant basketball coach Timothy Lee Forbes attacked the opposing team’s coach after losing a tournament game, and bit off part of his ear. Forbes, 34, coach of sixth graders at Holy Name School, was charged with assault after …

Halle Berry Engagement Confirmed By Olivier Martinez Halle Berry Engagement Confirmed By Olivier Martinez

While in Miami, for the opening of his new restaurant, French actor Olivier Martinez fully confirmed his engagement to Oscar-winning film star Halle Berry. Rumors had been flying around for sometime, seeing how she’d been spotted wearing a ring sine …

New Zealand Sees Dollar Signs Not Illegal Downloads With Kim Dotcom New Zealand Sees Dollar Signs Not Illegal Downloads With Kim Dotcom

In 2010, New Zealand immigration officials decided the potential money mattered more than the negative press from allowing Kim Dotcom to move to and reside in their country. When Billionaire, Dotcom filed for residency and his application was in consideration …

Dell To Acquire SonicWall, Pending Regulatory Approval Dell To Acquire SonicWall, Pending Regulatory Approval

Dell is acquiring security company and firewall-builder SonicWall. Dell says the company’s next-gen and Unified Threat Management (UTM) firewalls will help it bolster its security solutions portfolio. “We are building a strategic software portfolio to address the needs of our …

RIP Justin Bieber? Tweeting Is Not Beliebing RIP Justin Bieber? Tweeting Is Not Beliebing

The widespread and rapid spread of information that Twitter affords its users makes the site perfect for sharing breaking news, organizing protests and other events, and generally making your ideas known. It’s also a beautiful virtual playground for digital pranksters. …

Police Hunt For Owner Of Fingers Police Hunt For Owner Of Fingers

Officials are on the hunt for an endangered child in the Honolulu area after a gruesome discovery last month. Police frantically searched dumpsters behind the Kukui Gardens Housing Complex in Liliha looking for more information about a set of fingers …

Mass Effect 3 Ending Frustration Spawns Social Media Campaign Mass Effect 3 Ending Frustration Spawns Social Media Campaign
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There’s no denying that Mass Effect 3 is set to be one of the biggest releases of the entire year. BioWare’s epic adventure sold 890,000 in its first 24 hours in North American alone, and they have announced that millions …