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Citi Sponsors LinkedIn Group For Professional Women Citi Sponsors LinkedIn Group For Professional Women
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Last week Citi and LinkedIn teamed up to launch a LinkedIn group called Connect: Professional Women’s Network, Powered by Citi. It has been designed to appeal to professional women, who control most of the household spending in the U.S. The …

Google Penguin Update: Petition Calls For Google To Kill It Google Penguin Update: Petition Calls For Google To Kill It
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Last week, Google gave frustrated webmasters a place to complain if they felt they were unjustly hit by the Penguin update. While I’m sure Google has received plenty of feedback through that, some are gravitating towards a petition to get …

Twitter, Facebook Should Be Embraced by Catholic Church, Says Bishop Twitter, Facebook Should Be Embraced by Catholic Church, Says Bishop
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The Catholic Church should be using social media services to spread the good word to the rest of the world, so a bishop speaking at the Australian Catholic Congress in Sydney, Australia today. Bishop David Walker explained how the Church …

Angry Birds Space Is Now Fastest Growing Mobile Game
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Whether you love it or hate it, Angry Birds is here to stay. I think it’s going to stay that way for a while too after Rovio announced today that the latest game in the franchise, Angry Birds Space, has …

Yahoo Asks Judge to Invalidate Facebook Patents Yahoo Asks Judge to Invalidate Facebook Patents

Yahoo is claiming Facebook bought eight of the ten patents that it used to counter-sue in the continuing war between the two internet giants. In a filing to a federal court, Yahoo is asking the judge to throw out the …

The Success of Pinterest [Video Infographic] The Success of Pinterest [Video Infographic]

Those of you who are familiar with Pinterest will not be surprised to hear how popular the social media site has become. The ability to share information on virtual bulletin boards has proven to have great utility in the business …

Steve Wozniak Calls Windows Phone “More Beautiful” Than iPhone, Android Steve Wozniak Calls Windows Phone “More Beautiful” Than iPhone, Android
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Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has a habit of annoying some of the more die-hard (or “crazy,” depending on your nomenclature of choice) fans of Apple’s products. How does he do this, you ask? Well, it seems that on occasion Woz …

Santorum And Lohan: Twitter Reacts To Unlikely Buddies
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Rick Santorum was at a White House Correspondent’s Dinner over the weekend with President Obama and some influential people in the world of media and beyond; Greta Van Susteren, Jimmy Kimmel, and…Lindsay Lohan? While I’m still not quite sure how …

Alicia Silverstone: Mouth-Feeding Her Son is Natural

Would Cher, the main character from the Amy Heckerling’s 1995 comedy “Clueless”, support her real world counterpart’s peculiar method of feeding her son? As if! Last month, actress Alicia Silverstone posted a very odd video featuring her incredibly unusual approach …

Firefox 14 Features Hinted In Aurora 14 Release Firefox 14 Features Hinted In Aurora 14 Release

We reported yesterday on the changes coming to Firefox that you can see for yourself in the Firefox 13 beta. It’s the first major change to Firefox in a while that adds loads of improvements including the long awaited new …

ACTA Being Dissected In European Parliament ACTA Being Dissected In European Parliament

Although the treaty has been rejected by some prominent members and advisors of the European Parliament, the ratification process is underway. No, this doesn’t mean ACTA will be ratified by parliament members, but it does mean that, despite on-record rejections, …

Apple and Microsoft Scrutinized by Australian Officials Apple and Microsoft Scrutinized by Australian Officials

Australia’s minister for communications, Stephen Conroy, wants to know why people in his country are paying more for digital downloads from companies like Microsoft and Apple than consumers in overseas markets like the United States. The Sydney Harold Reports Australia’s …

Awesome Urban Hack Turns Spinning Ad Into Carousel
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Walking the tightrope between art and activism, Florian Riviere fashions himself an “urban hacktivist.” Inspired by the hacker culture, Riviere has filled his portfolio with projects across various urban landscapes, including a “don’t pay, play” campaign that saw him make …

LG Launching Cloud on May 1st LG Launching Cloud on May 1st

LG Corp., the second largest electronics manufacturer in South Korea behind Samsung, is launching its own cloud services, aptly called LG Cloud. The platform is a bit different than a more orthodox cloud environment, as it’s meant to merely share …

Google Knew About Street View Wi-Fi Spying Software After All Google Knew About Street View Wi-Fi Spying Software After All
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Nearly two weeks after the Federal Communications Commission released a heavily redacted report about Google’s sponging up of emails, passwords, and other personal data via unsecured wi-fi networks, the company has released a full version of the report that reveals …

Will Samsung Ditch Google and Android? Will Samsung Ditch Google and Android?
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With Samsung now the top phone maker in the world, Business Insider is speculating that the company might leave Google in the dust and continue to develop its own version of Android. While that might make sense for Samsung, it …

Selena Gomez Ad Debuts A Sexy Look
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It seems fragrance is the next big thing these days; or rather, creating one. More and more young stars are cashing in on the market of smelling good, including Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, and Justin Bieber. Selena Gomez–girlfriend of The …

Zoe Saldana Very Interested in Starting a Family
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Zoe Saldana, star of such notable cinematic endeavors as “Avatar”, “The Losers”, “Colombiana”, and the “Star Trek” remake is ready and willing to tackle a brand new adventure: motherhood. Isn’t starting a family is the next logical step after starring …

RIM May Be Responsible For “Wake Up” Flashmob RIM May Be Responsible For “Wake Up” Flashmob

Last week we brought you a peculiar story about a flashmob protest that took place outside an Apple Store in Australia. It seems that a group of black-clad protesters pulled up outside the store in a black bus with “WAKE …

Barnes & Noble and Microsoft Form Strategic Partnership Barnes & Noble and Microsoft Form Strategic Partnership

A new partnership between Microsoft and Barnes & Noble (B&N) will expand the Barnes & Noble digital bookstore and make it the world’s largest digital catalogues of e-Books, magazines and newspapers. The project, titled Newco, features a Nook application for …

Your Facebook Invites Sound Stupid When Read Aloud Your Facebook Invites Sound Stupid When Read Aloud
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Coming soon, the next new Facebook feature that everyone is bound to hate: Talking event invitations? Okay, as of right now Facebook doesn’t have any plans to bring user videos to event invites, but does that really sound all that …

Hulu Moving Toward User Authentication Hulu Moving Toward User Authentication

Hulu recently presented four new original series it’s producing to advertisers, to further accomodate the general shift in home viewing habits, as more and more customers are watching streaming content – but now the company is moving toward a new …

Google Explains AdMob Publisher And Mediation IDs Google Explains AdMob Publisher And Mediation IDs

If you recall, Google released the Google AdMob 6.0 SDK last week. It brought with it a number of new features and upgrades to the existing SDK. Overall, it was a great release, but Google has found that some people …

Cannibal Shrimp: Numbers Continue to Grow
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Cannibal shrimp doesn’t sound like a dish I’d want to see served to me on a plate at a seafood restaurant. I don’t care how ridiculously tasty the freaky little creature might be — put the word “cannibal” in front …