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Facebook Honored With GLAAD Award For Support Of LGBT Community Facebook Honored With GLAAD Award For Support Of LGBT Community

Tomorrow night in San Francisco, the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation will hold its 23rd annual GLAAD Media Awards to honor “the most outstanding images of the LGBT community in the media.” And that ceremony will provide us with …

Walmart to Launch Goodies Online Sampling Program Walmart to Launch Goodies Online Sampling Program

If you like to shop for snacks and food products online, Walmart may have a great solution for you that will allow you to sample artisan food products and exotic treats which may not be made available to you at …

iPhone 5 Rumor: Video Puts New iPhone’s Size In Perspective iPhone 5 Rumor: Video Puts New iPhone’s Size In Perspective
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As you have no doubt heard by now, it looks like the new iPhone is going to be a bit bigger than its predecessors. The rumors have been circulating for ages, but the first confirmation appeared a couple weeks ago. …

Star Wars 1313: New 3rd Person Game Revealed
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Star Wars 1313 has had rumors slung its way for a while now, as every Lucasarts fan has been awaiting its arrival amid tales of a Mature rating and a player-controlled Boba Fett. And while Star Wars based games haven’t …

Star Wars 1313 Video Game Announced
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E3 is beginning next week and already some big game announcements are being made. Game companies are releasing collector edition pre-orders and bawdy trailers at hyperspeed. Speaking of hyperspeed, LucasArts made what could be the biggest pre-E3 announcement yet. The …

Social Media Stocks Continue to Struggle Social Media Stocks Continue to Struggle
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Social media stocks are continuing to have a hard time this week following the widely-chronicled Facebook IPO fiasco. Since Facebook, which is currently down 24% from its initial price tag of $38 a share, has struggled in the market since …

Android’s Next Patent Challenge Comes From Nokia Android’s Next Patent Challenge Comes From Nokia
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Nokia could be considered the grandfather to the modern cellphone. The company obviously owns a lot of patents and receives royalties from those who make smartphones. Heck, patent royalties net Nokia €8 per every iPhone sold. Now they want a …

Google: There Hasn’t Been Another Panda Update Google: There Hasn’t Been Another Panda Update
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As reported, webmasters have been speculating that there may have been another Panda update based on some significant changes in referrals. We asked Google to confirm one way or the other. A Google spokesperson simply tells us, “There hasn’t been.” …

Judge Dismisses Oracle’s Claim Against Google Judge Dismisses Oracle’s Claim Against Google

It was recently reported that the jury in the Android/Java patent infringement case sided with Google, and now presided Judge William Alsup has ruled that Oracle’s Java API elements are not copyrightable, and dismissed the claim against the search giant. …

Nazi Parents: New Jersey Couple Loses Custody of Their Children
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Nazi parents Heath and Deborah Campbell have been denied custody of their four children, all of whom have names inspired by the Nazi party and its members. Adolf Hitler Campbell, 6, Joycelynn Aryan Nation Campbell, 5, and Honszlynn Hinler Jeannie …

Martin Short’s Wife Still Alive In Husband’s Heart

When Kathie Lee Gifford made an awkward gaffe on Wednesday’s episode of “Today”, she inadvertently proved that actor Martin Short is still very much in love with the woman he was with for over 30 years. Gifford, who was interviewing …

Facebook Down Again After Overnight Outage Facebook Down Again After Overnight Outage
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It appears that Facebook is having some problems this morning, only a few hours after straightening everything out following an outage that lasted for more than two hours on Thursday night. That outage affected a good number of users across …

Facebook Promoted Posts (Sorta) Explained [Updated] Facebook Promoted Posts (Sorta) Explained [Updated]
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Facebook started rolling out its Promoted Posts feature for Page administrators last week but, unfortunately, didn’t explain a whole lot in how this new tool actually works. It sounds like it could be a useful tool, but its quiet introduction …

Is Mark Zuckerberg To Blame For Facebook’s IPO Fiasco? Is Mark Zuckerberg To Blame For Facebook’s IPO Fiasco?
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Despite all the hype leading up to Facebook’s IPO, the circumstances abruptly changed after the company’s public debut. The stock was priced at $38 per share, which valued the company at $104 billion. At this rate, Facebook became the third largest public offering in the history of the United States, behind General Motors and Visa.

Gigabyte’s 2.1 Pound X11 laptop Makes Debut Gigabyte’s 2.1 Pound X11 laptop Makes Debut
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The spy world has it right. Smaller is better, right? Taiwanese computer maker Gigabyte has taken it to a whole new level with their carbon fiber wrapped laptop titled the X11. Gigabyte is calling the laptop the “world’s first all-carbon-fiber …

Assassin’s Creed III Ubiworkship Edition On Sale
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Ubisoft has announced a special edition of the upcoming Assassin’s Creed III that it is calling the “Ubiworkshop Edition.” From the product description on Ubisoft’s order page: Knowledge is power. Content is king. You have enough gadgets on your shelf …

Google Panda Update: More Speculation From Webmasters About Another One Google Panda Update: More Speculation From Webmasters About Another One
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As usual, webmasters are speculating that there may have been a Panda update refresh. Once again, Barry Schwartz at Search Engine Roundtable is pointing to a WebmasterWorld thread where such discussion is taking place. Various people are reporting that they’re …

Zombies, Cricket Wireless, and John Edwards

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

Apple Wants To Patent Less Power-Hungry Bluetooth Apple Wants To Patent Less Power-Hungry Bluetooth

If you’ve ever owned an iPhone – particularly an iPhone 4S – you know some of the headaches that its poor battery life can cause. If you’re careful with your phone, a full battery charge can last a full day. …

Study: IPhone Users Hog All the Data Study: IPhone Users Hog All the Data
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The Huffington Post is reporting a study that finds iPhone users comprise 80 percent of the top 10% of data users. The report comes from consulting firm Analysys Mason, who revealed that among the smartphone users that fall in the …

Three European Parliament Committees Reject ACTA Three European Parliament Committees Reject ACTA

The momentum for ACTA appears to be dying as more and more European entities and officials reject that particular form of Internet regulation for the sake of protecting copyrights and intellectual properties. Recently, the Netherlands joined in on the anti-ACTA …

Zombie Apocalypse: More Weird Stories Pouring In
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If you’re easily scared, you should probably steer clear of this article. Because I, horror-movie-and-zombie-lover, am kinda starting to get freaked out by all the insane stories pouring in from around the country about people going totally bitchcakes and ripping …

Amazon Collecting Sales Tax in New Jersey Amazon Collecting Sales Tax in New Jersey

Amazon, who is planning to install two new distribution centers in New Jersey, which would create 1,500 new jobs, is now going to be charging sales tax in that state in July, 2013. Amazon has had issues with taxes in …

Hiring of Antitrust Litigator Doesn’t Signal Google Antitrust Suit, FTC Says Hiring of Antitrust Litigator Doesn’t Signal Google Antitrust Suit, FTC Says

In spite of the red sky Google might be seeing these mornings, the company doesn’t necessarily need to batten down the hatches of its ships just yet, according to Federal Trade Commission Chairman Jon Leibowitz. That red sky Google’s been …