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The CISPA And Facebook Love Affair The CISPA And Facebook Love Affair
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Some 800 private firms pledged their support to CISPA – Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act. Critics are calling CISPA the new SOPA, with a small twist of course, it exonerates private firms of all liability and responsibility for their …

‘Awesomenauts’ Highlights New PSN Store Update

The new Playstation store update is now available! This week we get the highly anticipated ‘Awesomenauts‘ and ‘Castlevania: Symphony of the Night.’ Both are completely free for Playstation plus users. 1 Check out all of this weeks free and discounted …

Facebook Granted News Feed Patent Facebook Granted News Feed Patent
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Facebook was granted a patent today, which pertains to the layout of the famous News Feed. Emil Protalinski at ZDNet points to the patent, called: “Communicating a newsfeed of media content based on a member’s interactions in a social network …

Is Facebook Ready To Be Public? Is Facebook Ready To Be Public?
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There’s no doubt that Facebook’s IPO is coming, but the exact timing of it is a little uncertain. Early speculations pinpointed the company to begin selling stock in May, but recent activities suggest that the sale could be delayed.

Twitter Is Frequently Talking To Google Twitter Is Frequently Talking To Google
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Twitter CEO Dick Costolo spoke at a Wired conference in New York today, and reportedly indicated that the company continues to talk to Google. For a little context, Google and Twitter used to be partners. Google had access to Twitter’s …

Barnes & Noble Bringing NFC To The NOOK Barnes & Noble Bringing NFC To The NOOK
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Yesterday we brought you news that a surprising new deal between Microsoft and Barnes & Noble would see the latter’s NOOK e-reader and e-book library spun off into a subsidiary. The subsidiary, to be named Newco, will be getting a …

Olympics Committee Says Its Okay to Post Images Olympics Committee Says Its Okay to Post Images

Olympic Organizers are now saying spectators are allowed to upload photos from the London games, after originally saying that it was not okay to do so. The terms on an Olympic ticket read: “Images, video and sound recordings of the …

comScore Submits Latest Mobile Market Rankings comScore Submits Latest Mobile Market Rankings

comScore’s latest survey of roughly 30,000 mobile users via its MobiLens service produced the typical findings of very little difference in the mobile market over a three month period, though Apple and its iPhone have actually achieved a full number …

“Likeapella” By Kraft Thanks Facebook Users “Likeapella” By Kraft Thanks Facebook Users

Facebook has always been a great way of promoting products online, especially Kraft Macaroni & Cheese. Who can’t resist the yummy cheesy flavor of the macaroni? Well, 4,632 Facebook users publicly announced they couldn’t by liking this post by Kraft. …

Composer Joel Goldsmith Dead at 54

Joel Goldsmith, the man responsible for creating the music found in three “Stargate” television programs, died this past Sunday (April 29th). He was only 54 years-old. The cause of death has not yet been released. The talented musician’s instrumental contributions …

WordPress Friend Finder Uses Facebook To Find Blogging Friends WordPress Friend Finder Uses Facebook To Find Blogging Friends

WordPress has used social networking integration for quite some time now. I use it on my own personal blog to point people in the direction of my Facebook, Twitter and YouTube accounts. WordPress, however, figures that this information could be …

Will Apple Become a Wireless Service Provider? Will Apple Become a Wireless Service Provider?
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How would a world look in which Apple not only manufactured iPhones and provided the iOS software platform for iPhones, but also provided wireless service for iPhones? If you are an Apple fan, that probably sounds like heaven. If you’re …

The Avengers Created By Items From Target
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Target commissioned ad agency Wieden + Kennedy from Portland, Oregon to create an Avengers ad for their insert in the Entertainment Weekly Issue #1203 Summer movie edition. What they came up with for the “Superhero in every Aisle” campaign is …

The Social Network, Told Via Facebook Timeline [Infographic] The Social Network, Told Via Facebook Timeline [Infographic]

I know that there are a lot of infographics out there, covering almost every conceivable topic under the sun – and you might be tired of being inundated with them. Some of them are better looking than others, some are …

Google, Google+ Make Gains In Brand Perception Google, Google+ Make Gains In Brand Perception

Google gets it from all angles at all times – the criticism, that is. In the search industry, it’s an everyday thing. It comes with the territory of search market dominance. Google obviously has a lot more to its brand …

May 1st Shall Now Be Known as Kate Upton Day

There’s a mixture of beauty and personality that very few people are able to mesh in terms of being a celebrity. Many times models who transcend their magazine spreads and enter the world of celebrity status are often met with …

Neil Gaiman’s “Coraline” Turns 10 Years Old
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Neil Gaiman has been one of my favorite writers for years now; when I was in high school, I discovered the Sandman series of comics and fell in love (I have a quote from one of the books tattooed on …

Munich Nymphomaniac Strikes Again: Twitter Reacts
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I did a fair amount of research on this article beforehand, simply because it sounded like something cooked up by a comedy writer looking to pass off a wild work of fiction as the genuine article. It would seem that …

Google Chrome Gets Better Code Optimization For V8 Google Chrome Gets Better Code Optimization For V8

Chrome is widely regarded by users for its speed and ease of use. The speed is definitely the biggest selling point though with the code running in the background really helping that along. To help speed things along even more, …

Go Daddy Introduces Innovative Cloud Servers Go Daddy Introduces Innovative Cloud Servers

Go Daddy doesn’t just do domain names anymore, they are now offering cloud servers that give users on-demand power that’s fast and easy to control. It’s an essential step for Go Daddy who wants to meet their client’s demands for …

Google Redesigns AdSense Payment Page Google Redesigns AdSense Payment Page
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Today the Google AdSense Blog announced a redesign to the AdSense payment page, which helps the payment process run more smoothly. Changes were also make to the AdSense account setting pages, and were applied to a small number of accounts, …

Samsung Announces Series 7 Gaming Laptop

Samsung has announced the new Samsung Series Gamer, a laptop designed with feedback from serious gamers in mind. This will make you the envy of all your gaming friends. The Series 7 features a 17.3 inch 1080p display, Dolby Home …

South Korea Has (Much) Faster Internet Than You South Korea Has (Much) Faster Internet Than You
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Soon after Google ranked South Korea as having the second-fastest desktop internet and the fastest mobile internet in the world, a new study has been released that corroborates those accolades. Akamai, a cloud platform enterprise that keeps a close eye …

Over 200,000 Merchants Have Signed Up For PayPal Here Over 200,000 Merchants Have Signed Up For PayPal Here
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Back in March PayPal launched their Square competitor, PayPal Here. Like Square, PayPal Here is a mobile payments solution geared primarily to small businesses (though any business can use it). The service includes a free app available for both iOS …