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Katherine Heigel Steps Out with Her Adopted Daughter in Tow

Katherine Heigl and her adopted daughter Adalaide Marie Hope Kelley stepped out for a little family lunch on Wednesday, much to the delight of the paparazzi. Also along for the outing was Heigel’s mother, who accompanied the “Knocked Up” for …

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 Outed By Teaser Site Source Code

One of the more interesting rumors that has come about this week said Konami was working on a sequel to their excellent Castlevania: Lords of Shadow. Those rumors gained a bit more traction this week with the launch of a …

Japan And Russia Announce Plans For Moon Base Japan And Russia Announce Plans For Moon Base
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While NASA was busy celebrating the successful launch of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, Russia and Japan were busy making a huge announcement that has the possibility to set off another space race. They announced that they want to start …

London Olympics Protesters Suspended From Twitter London Olympics Protesters Suspended From Twitter
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As you might expect, not everyone in England is welcoming the Olympics with open arms. So much so, in fact, there’s an official protest movement which can be found at ProtestLondon2012.com. This “Official Protesters” collective is overseen by a group …

Facebook Hit With Class Action Lawsuits Following Fubar IPO Facebook Hit With Class Action Lawsuits Following Fubar IPO
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Whenever we here at WebProNews have speculated or reported on class action lawsuits filed against Facebook, the nature of those complaints has almost always had to do with the social networking giant’s dubious handling of user privacy. Given the remarkably …

Yahoo! Axis May Mean Big Changes For iOS Browsers Yahoo! Axis May Mean Big Changes For iOS Browsers
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Yahoo! has made big news today with the launch of the new Axis browser. Axis is available today as an iOS app, though an Android version is said to be in the works. In an interesting twist, Yahoo! has decided …

$200 Million Raised for Gigabit-Per-Second Broadband Initiative $200 Million Raised for Gigabit-Per-Second Broadband Initiative

A startup in Ohio called Gigabit Squared has raised roughly $200 million to fund a gigabit-per-second broadband initiative involving six universities across the U.S. Gigabit Squared has called upon the the University Community Next Generation Innovation Project (Gig.U), which consists …

Can We Blame Social Sites For HP’s Restructuring? Can We Blame Social Sites For HP’s Restructuring?

Over the next couple years, print giant Hewlett Packard will scale back their workforce by as much as 8%, or 27,000 people. It is all part of a massive initiative to restructure the way the company does business, and to …

Saudi Prince Mansion Subject to Environmental Study

The Saudi Prince’s mansion that was to be constructed on a five-acre tract of land outside of Beverly Hills is being postponed after neighbors demanded the proposed project be investigated due to the possible environmental concerns. According to Reuters, Prince …

Facebook Threat To Obama Brings Guilty Plea

Back in February, Miami area college student Joaquin Amador Serrapio Jr. had this to say on his Facebook page: “If anyones going to UM to see Obama today, get ur phones out and record. Cause at any moment im gonna …

Yahoo Axis Logo Looks Awfully Familiar Yahoo Axis Logo Looks Awfully Familiar
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Did you hear about Yahoo’s mobile browser/browser extension yet? It’s called Axis and it’s pretty neat. It’s definitely one of the most attractive products that Yahoo has put out over the years. One of the more attractive things about it …

GameStop Announces Opens EXPO to PowerUp Rewards Members

Until now, GameStop’s annual EXPO conference has been exclusively for GameStop employees. Today, GameStop has announced it is opening up the conference to a wider audience. Members of GameStop’s PowerUp Rewards program are invited to attend the conference, which will …

YouTube, WITNESS, Storyful Partner for New Human Rights Channel YouTube, WITNESS, Storyful Partner for New Human Rights Channel
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YouTube has partnered up with WITNESS, an international organization that utilizes video for human rights advocacy, and Storyful, a social network of aggregated news, to create a powerful new outlet that offers the world a new venue to spotlight important …

Samuel L Jackson Should Have Played Darth Vader

Every now and then you stumble across a video on YouTube that should have gone viral and seen millions of views. For some reason this one didn’t even though it’s funny and downright genius. It was posted on YouTube about …

Diana DeGarmo: “American Idol” Finale Prompts Proposal

“American Idol” saw more than one winner last night, and although folksy crooner Phillip Phillips took home the title, two of the show’s vets went home an engaged couple. While many fans of the show didn’t realize Diana DeGarmo and …

Google’s New Seven Inch Tablet Coming In July? Google’s New Seven Inch Tablet Coming In July?

There have been rumors for some time that Google might be developing its own Google-branded tablet to compete in the Android tablet market. While some early rumors put the tablet at around 10 inches, to compete with the iPad, more …

Fantasia on American Idol 2012: Twitter Reacts
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Fantasia on American Idol’s 2012 finale was pretty big news to those who religiously tune in each and every week. On Twitter, anyway. Not only were people chatting away about Phillip Phillips taking home this season’s top spot, they were …

Google Acquires Mike and Maaike Google Acquires Mike and Maaike

Google, on the heels of finally acquiring Motorola for $12.5 billion, has also bought industrial design firm Mike and Maaike, a company that contributed to the design of the G1 smartphone, launched in 2008. Here’s a look at the G1: …

Pandora’s Fiscal 1Q 2013 Financial Report Pandora’s Fiscal 1Q 2013 Financial Report

Pandora’s first quarter fiscal report for 2013 is in and they have surpassed their expectations regarding revenue and listening hours. In fact, total revenue grew almost 60% and reached almost $81 million. Total listening hours grew 92% and reached over …

Zynga Seems Happy With Its Acquisition Of OMGPOP

If you think Facebook has had it tough over the past week, you should look at Zynga. The social games developer saw its share price plummet after a weak Facebook IPO. That wasn’t the beginning of their troubles, however, as …

Zachary Quinto Gets Nimoy’s Approval As Spock
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When Leonard Nimoy does anything, a lot of people take note, beacuse…well, because he’s Spock, for Thor’s sake. And when he visits the set of the upcoming Star Trek sequel–helmed by Nimoy’s good friend J.J. Abrams–speculation begins that he’s going …

Playstation Network Having “Scheduled Maintenance”

The Playstation Network (PSN) is free, You never have to pay to play online if you don’t want to. I’m sure that they will take your money if you want. Part of the problem with free is that you have …

New Google+ Android App Lets Users Start a Hangout From Their Phone New Google+ Android App Lets Users Start a Hangout From Their Phone

Google today announced that, finally, its update for the Google+ Android app has arrived. The update has already been released for iOS devices, and now the Android Google+ app has a similarly redesigned interface. Google also revealed why the Android …

iOS 5.1.1 Jailbreak Coming Tomorrow? iOS 5.1.1 Jailbreak Coming Tomorrow?

On Monday we brought you news that the long-awaited untethered jailbreak of iOS 5.1.1 was “a matter of days” away. Pod2G tweeted that the public jailbreak tool – dubbed Absinthe 2.0 – was nearly ready for release. Now it looks …