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#WildlifeWednesday As Celebrated By Google+ #WildlifeWednesday As Celebrated By Google+

Tuesday was #StarWarsTuesday, and according to the current Google+ trends, today is #WildlifeWednesday. Luckily, Google+’s photographic nature caters wonderfully to such a trend. Here’s a sampling of some of the breathtaking wildlife photos that people are sharing on Google’s social …

Judy Blume: Cancer Patients, You Are Not Alone

Judy Blume, who has helped countless children deal with everyday problems and annoying little brothers, has been diagnosed with breast cancer. The disease caught her by surprise, she says, because she has always made an effort to live an extremely …

Google Adds Discussions To Google Drive Spreadsheets Google Adds Discussions To Google Drive Spreadsheets

Google announced that it is adding discussion functionality to spreadsheets in Google Drive. This is only a natural fit, as the feature was already available in documents and presentations. In collaborative efforts, users can hover over cells that have orange …

Pickler Shaves Head In Support Of Best Friend
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Kellie Pickler, the country crooner who got her start on “American Idol”, recently shaved off her shiny blonde hair in a show of solidarity for her best friend, Summer Holt Miller, who was diagnosed with breast cancer earlier this summer. …

Scorpion Antivenom Costs Arizona Patients $12,500 Per Vial
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A scorpion antivenom that was cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) last month is causing sticker shock for Arizona residents. The Arizona Republic, a Phoenix-area newspaper, is reporting that Phoenix hospitals are charging patients as much as …

Consumers Want The iPad Mini To Launch This Month Consumers Want The iPad Mini To Launch This Month

One of the more consistent rumors surrounding the iPad Mini is that it will be revealed in October. The iPhone 5 will be revealed next week on September 12. Apple is supposedly holding two separate events so they won’t cannibalize …

LinkedIn Launches New Notifications Feature LinkedIn Launches New Notifications Feature

LinkedIn has just announced an all new notifications feature that they say will help users stay connected in real time. Here’s what’s new: Users will now see a flag and a new envelope icon at the top of the homepage. …

Twitter Launches New Embeddable Timelines Twitter Launches New Embeddable Timelines

Twitter launched embeddable tweets (though we’re partial to our own SocialDitto) late last year, but now they’re taking things a step further. The company is launching a new way to embed interactive timelines of tweets on any website. “Whether it’s …

New The Last of Us Gameplay Footage Shows Stealthy Gameplay

When the gameplay footage of The Last of Us was shown at Sony’s big E3 press conference this year, it was presented as an ultra-realistic post-apocalyptic survival story. It also showed brutal footage that included brutal and disturbingly graphic violence. …

Obama Girl Still Has a Crush on Obama, Although She May Look Different This Year
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You remember Obama Girl, right? She was the model who publicly declared her undying love for then-candidate Barack Obama in a now legendary YouTube video. Well, she’s likely jumped ship on President Obama. But the real woman behind the “I …

Pippa And Andre Balazs Take On New York
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Pippa Middleton always makes the news when she arrives on this side of the pond, so it’s no surprise that when she showed up in New York on Sunday and immediately began living it up with prominent hotelier Andre Balazs, …

Microsoft And Nokia Reveal The New Line Of Lumia Smartphones Microsoft And Nokia Reveal The New Line Of Lumia Smartphones

Microsoft held a joint presser with Nokia today to show off the new features that will be coming to their line of WIndows Phone 8 handsets. The event was host to another round of impressive features that really set Windows …

iPhone 5: Apple Could Sell 10 Million in First Week, Says Analyst iPhone 5: Apple Could Sell 10 Million in First Week, Says Analyst
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After much speculation, Apple confirmed that they will unveil their next generation iPhone during an event taking place on September 12th. The invite to the press event featured a giant “12” casting an even bigger “5” shadow, so it’s pretty …

Joe Frazier To Be Honored With Statue In Philly
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Heavyweight boxing champ Joe Frazier has long been a figure of importance in Philadelphia, but during his best athletic years, he was never honored in a way that would continue his legacy in the city. After his death last November …

Google Fiber “Likely” to Expand, Says Analyst [UPDATE] Google Fiber “Likely” to Expand, Says Analyst [UPDATE]

[UPDATE] A Google Fiber spokesperson who contacted WebProNews said, “We have no plans for expansion right now.” [ORIGINAL] It’s incredible to see that it has taken what is essentially an internet advertising company to begin to change the way cable …

T-Mobile’s Nationwide Unlimited 4G Data Plan Launches Today T-Mobile’s Nationwide Unlimited 4G Data Plan Launches Today
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T-Mobile announced last month that they would be introducing an unlimited 4G data plan across the country to consumers tired of paying for tiered data from the big guys. It was supposed to be available on September 5 and T-Mobile …

Yahoo Gets A New Executive To Lead Talent Acquisition Yahoo Gets A New Executive To Lead Talent Acquisition

Yahoo announced today the appointment of Jacqueline Reses to the role of Executive Vice President of People and Development. She’ll be responsible for leading HR and talent acquisition. She’ll also lead corporate and business development at the global level. Previously, …

AOL’s Entrance Rolls Augmented Reality And Entertainment Into One Impressive Package AOL’s Entrance Rolls Augmented Reality And Entertainment Into One Impressive Package
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Microsoft and Nokia are holding a big event today to show off the future of the Windows Phone platform. We’re expecting to see some new hardware from Nokia’s impressive Lumia line. The mobile device manufacturer has also been busy on …

Solitaire, Minesweeper Redesigned For Windows 8
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Though Windows 8 gaming has been criticized by the more serious PC gamer developers, most people who use a Windows operating system probably don’t have a clue what Steam is. Instead, the most gaming they will do is a bit …

Mark Zuckerberg Won’t Be Selling FB Shares Anytime Soon Mark Zuckerberg Won’t Be Selling FB Shares Anytime Soon

Facebook has filed an 8-K document with the SEC indicating that it will not move forward with a secondary stock offering, but will pay taxes on RSUs, and that CEO Mark Zuckerberg will not be selling any shares, at least …

Bing UK Adds “Popular Now” Feature to Homepage Bing UK Adds “Popular Now” Feature to Homepage

Bing has just announced that users in the UK will now be able to see which searches are trending, right on the homepage. Today, they’ve launched the “Popular Now” section on their homepage. “Each day the Bing UK editorial team …

iPad Mini Rumor: 3D Render Reveals What It Might Look Like iPad Mini Rumor: 3D Render Reveals What It Might Look Like
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Apple will be finally lifting the veil on the iPhone 5 come September 12. After that mystery is solved, we can move on to the other more pressing mystery – the iPad Mini. The device has been churning in the …

Couric On Middleton: That Girl Needs To Eat More
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Katie Couric, who was recently granted exclusive interview rights with the Royal family for an ABC special during the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, says she still wants to sit down and talk to Kate Middleton. But Couric, who’s known for not …

Asthma Inhalers Could Stunt Height Growth, Study Finds
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A new study has found that children who use certain types of asthma inhalers end up shorter than normal in adulthood. The study, published this week in the New England Journal of Medecine, looked at over 1,000 children from ages …