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Microsoft Surface Keynote Address – In Living Color Microsoft Surface Keynote Address – In Living Color
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Did you miss Microsoft’s debut of its flashy new tablet, Surface? If you were on the east coast following the live-blogs, you could be forgiven for missing it since the conference nosed into dinner time. Or, maybe you missed it …

Klout Announces New Algorithm at LeWeb London 2012 Klout Announces New Algorithm at LeWeb London 2012
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In what was probably the most awkward interview of all time, Co-Founder and CEO of Klout, Joe Fernandez talked about some changes that are going to be made to Klout’s algorithm that will make it a better indicator of social …

Netflix Beats Cable for Customer Satisfaction Netflix Beats Cable for Customer Satisfaction

A new study has revealed that customers rate Netflix Watch Instantly higher in customer satisfaction than premium broadcast TV. The study, from market research and consulting firm Parks Associates, cites the low cost and high viewing flexibility of Netflix streaming …

Diablo III Trojan Pulls Off Impressive Movie-Inspired Hack Diablo III Trojan Pulls Off Impressive Movie-Inspired Hack
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Hollywood gets a lot of things wrong when it comes to technology. One of the most persistent errors that we see is the hacker character. They’re always portrayed as some kid who can perform all manner of technological magic that …

Arsenio Hall Returns to Late Night TV: Twitter Reacts

Arsenio Hall, the Emmy award-winning talk show host and champion of this year’s incarnation of Donald Trump’s “Celebrity Apprentice”, is set to return to television airwaves next year. According to MTV News, Hall will debut his new late-night syndicated chat …

Barnes & Noble’s Fiscal 2012 Year-End Financial Results Barnes & Noble’s Fiscal 2012 Year-End Financial Results

Barnes & Noble, Inc. just released their fourth quarter financial results for the full fiscal year of 2012 ending on April 28th. They also announced that the NOOK operating segment will now feature a separate earnings report and the formerly …

Dolphin Engine Says It’s The Fastest Browser on Android Dolphin Engine Says It’s The Fastest Browser on Android

Do you have a browser preference when you’re mobile browsing the web? Do you use the default factory browsers that come preinstalled or do you personalize the experience with a third-party browser of your choice? If you’re the kind of …

Google+ For The Enterprise Coming Soon? Google+ For The Enterprise Coming Soon?

Google+ Vice President of Product Management, Bradley Horowitz, made several interesting announcements related to Google’s social network at the LeWeb London conference. For one, Google+ is coming to Flipboard. Perhaps even more interesting, he said that Google+ will never have …

MacBook Pro’s Retina Display Gets Its Own Teardown MacBook Pro’s Retina Display Gets Its Own Teardown

Last week we brought you news that iFixit, tore down the new retina display MacBook Pro to give us a look at what’s inside it. While the new MacBook Pro is unquestionably an amazing piece of technology, the teardown revealed …

Taliban And Polio: Vaccine Drive Halted Due To CIA Fears
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The Taliban has halted the polio vaccination campaign that was scheduled to be distributed to over 161,000 children starting on Wednesday, citing worries that the U.S. drone strikes are indicative of a possible undercover CIA operation tied to the vaccine …

Facebook Delves Deep Into The Reporting Process Facebook Delves Deep Into The Reporting Process

With 900+ million people on the site, it’s inevitable that someone is going to post something that offends your sensibilities. And although Facebook has systems in place to weed out content that violates their terms of service, the company has …

Ronan Farrow Celebrates Father’s Day, Twitter-Style
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Ronan Farrow, the human rights activist whose parents are Mia Farrow and Woody Allen, celebrated Father’s Day by issuing a tweet directed at his estranged father. For those of you who aren’t overly familiar with the story, here’s the short, …

Google Just Disrupted The Conference Business With Hangouts On Air Google Just Disrupted The Conference Business With Hangouts On Air

If you organize conferences and similar events, your future in terms of how you organize and price your events just got really interesting. If you’re a conference-goer, events that might be out of reach to you for reasons of distance …

Microsoft Surface Tablet Photos Revealed Microsoft Surface Tablet Photos Revealed
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Microsoft’s surprise announcement of its new Surface tablets was met with a mixed, but mostly positive, reaction. The new form factor brings Microsoft into direct hardware competition with Apple and other tablet manufacturers. The higher-end version of the tablet actually …

Google Map Maker Available for 8 More European Countries Google Map Maker Available for 8 More European Countries

Part of Google’s objective to make the perfect map of the Earth relies on the community of amateur map-makers around the world who are willing to take the time to create maps of their neck of the woods. As expansive …

Square Inc. Introduces Loyalty and Rewards System for Customers Square Inc. Introduces Loyalty and Rewards System for Customers
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We’ve been following Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey’s new startup, Square Inc. for awhile now, and most recently we have seen his company grow in size to reach over 2 billion users. The service is currently processing $6 billion in mobile …

Is Surface Going To Take Tablet Gaming Seriously?
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We all should know by now that Microsoft’s big announcement was Surface, a tablet that is as cool as it is functional. People, including yours truly, seem to be really diggin’ the cover that doubles as a keyboard. The only …

A Further Look At Twitter’s Demographic Breakdown A Further Look At Twitter’s Demographic Breakdown

Earlier, the Pew Research report concerning Twitter users hit the wires, and it was an awfully revealing look at how many people in the United States use Twitter. It also revealed the racial breakdown of these American users, and the …

Beer Can Trick Shots Are The Best Possible Fate For Old Milwaukee

Have you been searching the interwebs for a good guys-in-suits-finding-interesting-ways-to-hand-each-other-a-beer videos? Good, me too – and today is our lucky day. “Hey, Pass Me A Beer” proves that “in Milwaukee, they don’t just HAND each other beer.” In fact, it’s …

Google Stepping Up Development Of Siri Competitor Google Stepping Up Development Of Siri Competitor
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Ever since Apple launched the iPhone 4S with its Siri personal assistant software built it, there has been an expectation that Google would follow suit and put a similar feature into Android. Back in December there were rumors that Google’s …

Victor Spinetti, Co-Star of Three Beatles Movies, Dead at 82

Victor Spinetti, an actor who is probably best known for his frequent collaborations with the Beatles in the films “A Hard Day’s Night”, “Help!”, and “Magical Mystery Tour,” passed away on Monday at a hospice facility in Monmouth after struggling …

Oprah Grills Kardashians, But Why?
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Oprah grills the Kardashians mercilessly in the latest episode of “Next Chapter”, pulling no punches when it comes to the things the public really wants to know but has no answers to, such as what Kim really thinks about that …

Greplin Turns Into Cue, Adds Functionality Greplin Turns Into Cue, Adds Functionality

Personalized search service Greplin announced that it has changed its name to Cue, made some adjustments to its functionality, and is now resides at CueUp.com. Greplin let you search through many social networks, Gmail, and various other points of personal …

WWE ’13 Pre-Orders to Feature Mike Tyson

THQ announced today that former boxing heavyweight champion Mike Tyson will be featured in WWE ’13. His virtual character will be playable for all customers who pre-order the wrestling video game at any retailer in North America. Pre-orders for any …