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Facebook Boasts 3,000 Timeline Apps Facebook Boasts 3,000 Timeline Apps

Facebook news comes by way of SXSW wherein the social networking site announced that third-party developers have taken kindly to this whole apps for timelines. In fact, the company says, nearly 3,000 apps have launched since Open Graph apps started …

Guild Wars 2 Gets Impressive Collector’s Edition Guild Wars 2 Gets Impressive Collector’s Edition
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Are you looking forward to Guild Wars 2? If so, you might want to check out this collector’s edition. Guild Wars 2 won’t be launching for another few months, but fans can pre-order the game to secure a copy. If …

Tiger Woods Details Injury Via Twitter Tiger Woods Details Injury Via Twitter

When Tiger Woods took a big swing at the WGC-Cadillac Championship on Sunday and instantly appeared to be in quite a bit of pain, golf fans not only wondered about his ability to continue that tournament, but also whether or …

Anonymous Hacks Vatican Again Anonymous Hacks Vatican Again

The Vatican has declared it has been infiltrated by hacker group Anonymous for the second time, shortly after 2pm on Monday. A Vatican spokesperson downplayed the incident, stating that “there was a second attack we are aware of directed against …

Advertising Counts: More Spending, More Clicks Advertising Counts: More Spending, More Clicks

A recent study by Google research demonstrates that paused search ads due lead to a reduced number of visits to targeted sites that can not be made up for by organic search traffic. Their study measured clicks based on a …

“Homeless Hotspots” At SXSW Drawing Praise And Criticism “Homeless Hotspots” At SXSW Drawing Praise And Criticism

SXSW, the enormous annual event in Austin, Texas which merges art, music, and technology with a party atmosphere, is making headlines–and waves–with their latest event, “Homeless Hotspots“. Merging marketing with a charitable function, BBH Labs has hired several homeless individuals …

New iPad Making Its Way Into The Wild, Gets First Unboxing Video New iPad Making Its Way Into The Wild, Gets First Unboxing Video

Late last week we brought you news that Apple had already begun shipping their latest iPad to customers. Those who pre-ordered the new iPad were getting shipment notifications that showed a scheduled delivery date of March 16th, though UPS tracking …

Some Traditional Media Organizations Understand The Web Some Traditional Media Organizations Understand The Web

It’s always nice to see when traditional media organizations show some understanding of the way the web works. Last week, we reported on proposed legislation in Germany that seeks to have news aggregators pay to use snippets of (and possibly …

Fake Hamid Karzai Twitter Account Causes Confusion Fake Hamid Karzai Twitter Account Causes Confusion

One of the biggest stories of the weekend and definitely the biggest story to come out of Afghanistan involves the tragic loss of life that allegedly came at the hands of an American solider. According to multiple reports, an unidentified …

85 Year Old’s Review of New Olive Garden Location May Make her The Betty White of the Brand 85 Year Old’s Review of New Olive Garden Location May Make her The Betty White of the Brand
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Never overestimate the tastes of the American people. A review of the new Olive Garden in Grand Forks, ND has gone viral. The writer of the review is 85-year-old Marilyn Hagerty who has worked for the Grand Forks Herald; she …

Google Custom Search Becoming More Streamlined Google Custom Search Becoming More Streamlined

People at Google must be working overtime to make all of their properties look cleaner and perform better for users and administrators alike. The next service to get the a new design is Google Custom Search. Dana Bright, a UI …

Invisible Children CEO Answers Questions About Financial Scrutiny Invisible Children CEO Answers Questions About Financial Scrutiny
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“Kony 2012” is the hottest viral video of 2012, and with it came a long list of criticisms involving the charity behind the video – Invisible Children (IC). In response to this criticism, IC has released a video featuring their …

Square Enix Releases Final Fantasy 3 For Android Square Enix Releases Final Fantasy 3 For Android

As a huge Final Fantasy fan I am always happy to see port after port of a traditional Final Fantasy game to every system/phone available. We get this news today that the remastered classic that appeared on the Nintendo DS …

T.J. Ford Retires From NBA After Latest Injury T.J. Ford Retires From NBA After Latest Injury

Twitter is truly becoming a second home for the NBA. Players are using the social networking platform to connect with their fans, converse with each other, talk about the league and feel right at home making all kinds of announcements …

Wi-Fi Only – Hold The Apples Please! Wi-Fi Only – Hold The Apples Please!
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In a recent poll of prospective tablet buyers a significant percentage of respondents, over 18%, said they planned on buying a tablet not manufactured by Apple. This is surprising given the buzz around the New iPad, and the $100 price …

Google Talks Texture Compression For Games At GDC Google Talks Texture Compression For Games At GDC

Gamers might not really appreciate the texture work that goes into video games, but they will instantly notice texture pop-in or low resolution textures. This can be caused by bad texture compression, which can be a difficult task for developers. …

Facebook Down in India Facebook Down in India

On the day Facebook began trial in India for failing to censor objectionable religious content from its site, it has been reported that its service was down this morning in parts of that country. Facebook was down on desktops due …

Fonda And Steinem Want Limbaugh Off The Air Fonda And Steinem Want Limbaugh Off The Air
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For years, Rush Limbaugh has been under fire for his comments on air during his radio program, “The Rush Limbaugh Show”. Lately, however, he seems to be going out of his way to incense the public, and his sponsors are …

Apple Stock Hits Record $552 Per Share Apple Stock Hits Record $552 Per Share

Apple’s stock price surged yesterday to close at a record high $552 per share. At the same time, the company’s market capitalization exceeded $514 billion. Several months ago Apple passed Exxon Mobil to become the most valuable company in the …

Mozilla Announces Living Docs Project in Open-Source Documentaries Mozilla Announces Living Docs Project in Open-Source Documentaries

Mozilla hopes to revolutionize open-source, Web-based documentaries through its new Living Docs Project, which launched yesterday. The open source non-profit organization announced recently its partnership with The Tribeca Film Institute, The Center for Social Media at American University, ITVS, and …

Rush Limbaugh Syndicator Cancels Ads Rush Limbaugh Syndicator Cancels Ads
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In a curious move, the syndicator of Rush Limbaugh’s program has announced that they are suspending certain national commercials that normally air during the show for two weeks. According to radio-info.com, Premiere Networks sent a memo to the traffic managers …

Siri Sucks and Apple Has Deceived Us, Claims Lawsuit Siri Sucks and Apple Has Deceived Us, Claims Lawsuit
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While it’s definitely true that Apple’s voice assistant Siri hasn’t always worked like a charm, one New Yorker thinks that Siri’s shortcomings are enough to warrant legal action. Frank M. Fazio has filed a class action complaint against Apple for …

Google, Facebook Trial in India Moving Slowly Google, Facebook Trial in India Moving Slowly

Today Facebook and Google were 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. Attorneys representing the companies showed up …

Sarah Jessica Parker Received ‘Lovelace’ Role Due to Amanda Seyfried Sarah Jessica Parker Received ‘Lovelace’ Role Due to Amanda Seyfried

The role was already filled. Demi Moore was slated to play Gloria Steinem, a leader in the women’s liberation movement, for the new movie “Lovelace”, but the Moore left the film due to personal problems. The films title star, Amanda …