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Groupon Addresses Stockholders: 170 Million Sold in 2011 Groupon Addresses Stockholders: 170 Million Sold in 2011

Groupon CEO, Andrew D. Mason sent out a letter to the stockholders today addressing what the company accomplished in 2011 and what they have planned for 2012 and beyond. To put it lightly, they plan on taking over commerce in …

LG is Launching a Google TV Set in May LG is Launching a Google TV Set in May

LG Electronics will begin selling TV sets running Google TV software by the end of the month. Reuters quoting Ro Seogho, LG’s executive vice president for TV business, as saying U.S. customers will be able to buy a Google TV …

Whitley County, Kentucky Reporters Bring Down Corrupt Sheriff
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Adam Sulfridge was a young journalist, fresh-faced and still in college, when he got the scoop of a lifetime: the local sheriff was involved in some shady dealings. Sulfridge was working for the Times-Tribune in his hometown of Whitley County, …

Google Penguin Update: Report Spam With Google Docs Google Penguin Update: Report Spam With Google Docs

You can learn a lot of little helpful tidbits by listening to what Googles head of webspam has to say, and lucky for webmasters, he’s always saying through various channels on the web. This includes YouTube videos, his blog, Google+, …

Adobe CS6 Now Available, Creative Cloud Coming Friday Adobe CS6 Now Available, Creative Cloud Coming Friday
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After hosting an open beta that was downloaded at least over 500,000 times, Adobe has announced that its highly anticipated Creative Suite 6 is now available for purchase. The new version of CS brings many new features to the programs …

Ford Motors Tech Shop Inspires Innovation Ford Motors Tech Shop Inspires Innovation

Ford Motor Company has opened a do-it-yourself technology and fabrication shop in Michigan. The idea behind the shop is to give employees a playground for innovation, an area where creative tendencies can find inspiration and lead to breakthroughs in the …

Google AdWords Investigated in India Google AdWords Investigated in India

Google, along with Facebook, has for a while now been set to stand trial in New Delhi over failing to censor objectionable religious material from their social networking sites – only to find that justice in India moves very slowly. …

George Lindsey, The Andy Griffith Show’s Goober, Dead at 83
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George Lindsey, the actor who lovingly portrayed bumbling gas station attendent Goober Pyle on the classic American sitcom “The Andy Griffith Show”, has passed away at the age of 83. The talented actor died early Sunday morning in Nashville, Tennessee, …

Nicolas Sarkozy Concedes Presidency Of France

French president Nicolas Sarkozy conceded today to Francois Hollande after exit polls showed just a slight margin of win on Hollande’s behalf–%50.8 to %49.2–shocking his supporters and campaign members. Sarkozy, who has been in office since 2007, said he accepts …

Amazing Race Finale Will Keep You On The Edge Of Your Seat
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For many, the popular reality show “Amazing Race” is an escape, a chance to live vicariously through several couples who get to travel the world in a race to a million-dollar finish line. But the upcoming finale, which airs tonight, …

LaserSaber: Star Wars Fans Get A New Toy LaserSaber: Star Wars Fans Get A New Toy

In the decades since the Star Wars movies were unleashed on us, no one piece of movie memorabilia has been the object of desire more than the lightsaber, the infamous glowing weapon used by Luke Skywalker and Darth Vader to …

Murder At The Kentucky Derby: Police Investigating Homicide
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In shocking news, officials are now investigating the death of a man whose body was found not far from the barn which held yesterday’s Kentucky Derby winner, I’ll Have Another. The corpse was in a barn and no signs of …

Joe Biden Supports Same Sex Marriage, Credits “Will & Grace”
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Vice President Joe Biden announced today on “Meet The Press” that he is “absolutely comfortable” with the idea of same sex marriage and added that he thinks a homosexual couple should be afforded the exact same rights given to heterosexual …

Facebook IPO Shares To Be Divided Into Classes Facebook IPO Shares To Be Divided Into Classes
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Since Facebook announced their intention to go public, it seems the news is all anyone can talk about. Much speculation has been batted around regarding exactly how it will be done and how it will affect users. WebProNews recently spoke …

Draw Something Sells, Drops 5 Million Users Draw Something Sells, Drops 5 Million Users
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The makers of the popular app Draw Something–OMGPOP–may have made the best deal of their careers recently when they sold the game to Zynga for a tidy sum right before millions of users dropped it. Zynga picked up the app …

Facebook IPO Preceded By Glancee Acquisition Facebook IPO Preceded By Glancee Acquisition

With the news of social media giant Facebook’s impending rise to the world of public trading comes big news of their acquisitions; namely, that of photo-sharing app Instagram last month for a cool billion, which turned more than a few …

Eli Manning Hosts SNL: Twitter Reacts

Eli Manning has always had a hard time escaping the shadow of his older brother Peyton, not only in the sports world but in general. While being interviewed via satellite before the Kentucky Derby yesterday, a reporter asked him how …

138 Kentucky Derby Winner: Twitter Reacts

The 138th Kentucky Derby saw many powerful contenders; those who placed bets found themselves hard-pressed to choose between the collective favorite–”Union Rags”–and the talents of the many trophy winners who competed this year. The Derby, which takes place each year …

Kentucky Derby 138: Ky’s Most Exciting Two Minutes

Dubbed “the most exciting two minutes in sports”, the Kentucky Derby is an event steeped in tradition that draws people from all over the world every year. Kentuckians have grown up with those traditions–which include outrageous hats, cigars, and mint …

Niagara Falls Tightrope Walk: Flying Wallenda To Make History
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When you come from a family of famous tightrope walkers that’s 7 generations long, you tend to look for ways to go bigger and better. It looks like Nik Wallenda has found one. This June, he intends to walk a …

Miley Cyrus Saves Adorable Puppy: Twitter Reacts

Love her or hate her, Miley Cyrus has become a topic of conversation in recent months because of her Twitter antics, her boyfriend (“Hunger Games” star Liam Hemsworth), and her blender mishaps. But recently, the Disney star and Achy-Breaky-Heart heiress …

Racist Hockey Remarks Land Students In Hot Water
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In a follow up to a story I reported on last week, after the Bruins lost to the Capitals in a game 7 showdown, racist remarks flew in because the guy who scored the goal was black. Well, as it …

Google Makes More Freshness Tweaks To Algorithm Google Makes More Freshness Tweaks To Algorithm
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Google has clearly placed a lot of focus on freshness in recent months, and that continues with the company’s big list of algorithm changes for the month of April. It will be interesting to see if there is a noticeable …

Nintendo Patents A Wii U Gun Peripheral
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Two Nintendo patents granted yesterday reveal that Nintendo is already planning peripherals for its new system, the Wii U. The peripheral patented appears to be a light-gun-style device which incorporates a Wii Nunchaku-type design into the grip and holds the …