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Google, Once Again, Shows Gay Pride With Colorful Search Bar Google, Once Again, Shows Gay Pride With Colorful Search Bar
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June is LGBT Pride Month, a celebration officially begun in 2000 when President Clinton declared the month “Gay & Lesbian Pride Month.” Every June since President Obama took office, he has declared the month “LGBT Pride Month,” which recognizes two …

Google AdSense Comes To Slovenia, Estonia Google AdSense Comes To Slovenia, Estonia

Websites in Slovenia and Estonia are just now getting access to AdSense. Sites in these countries can now earn money through Google’s popular publisher program, which enables sites to show ads from Google’s network. Google announced as much in a …

Dallas Hailstorm Causes $400 Million In Damage

A freak hailstorm in Dallas on Wednesday night has reportedly caused damage into the millions of dollars, shattering windshields and destroying several rooftops in neighborhoods. The storm, which was actually two separate storm systems, lasted more than three hours and …

Depression, Obesity Linked to Daytime Sleepiness
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Depression and obesity, in addition to good, old-fashioned poor sleeping habits, have been linked to the daytime sleepiness “epidemic” that is currently sweeping across the United States. In a recent study by the National Sleep Foundation, a shocking 20 percent …

New Phishing Scam Targeting Veterans In New Jersey New Phishing Scam Targeting Veterans In New Jersey

There are as many scams out there as there are stars in the sky. Just this morning I received an email about filling out an Apple survey to get free money for the app store. It even had an apple.com …

Fake Apple Survey Email Making The Rounds Fake Apple Survey Email Making The Rounds

A fake survey claiming to be from Apple is making the rounds this morning. It’s pretty much your basic phishing email. It offers the recipient the chance to take a survey in exchange for $115 Apple Store gift card. Of …

Microsoft Apparently Buying Yammer Now Microsoft Apparently Buying Yammer Now
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A day after rumors began to surface that Microsoft was in talks to acquire Yammer, a Facebook-like website that provides closed-circuit social networks for businesses, the two companies have allegedly settled on a deal. According to The Wall Street Journal‘s …

Facebook’s Ringmark Goes Completely Open Source Facebook’s Ringmark Goes Completely Open Source

HTML5 and Open Source software are the future. Even if the old guard of software development don’t want to admit, it’s an inevitability. Facebook has helped move us along towards the future of Web and the power of the mobile …

Yahoo Drops Analytics-Only Customers Yahoo Drops Analytics-Only Customers
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Yahoo announced some changes to Yahoo Web Analytics. Specifically, it is discontinuing services for analytics-only customers and the Yahoo Web Analytics Consultant Network. “In 2008, Yahoo! acquired IndexTools to offer web analytics and deep insights for small-and-medium business customers leveraging …

Facebook Blames Nasdaq and Wants to Consolidate IPO Investor Lawsuits Facebook Blames Nasdaq and Wants to Consolidate IPO Investor Lawsuits

The one month anniversary of Facebook’s much anticipated initial public offering is close at hand, and the social networking giant has yet to address investor concern or the countless lawsuits which have been filed against the Nasdaq, Mark Zuckerberg, or …

Nine-Year-Old Food Blogger Too Much To Handle For UK Council Nine-Year-Old Food Blogger Too Much To Handle For UK Council

UPDATE: Council head Roddy McCuish has told the BBC that he “instructed senior officials to lift the ban immediately.” Score one for duh. ORIGINAL ARTICLE: Apparently, the one-girl truth squad known as 9-year-old Martha was too much to handle for …

Reddit Responds to Domain Ban Backlash Reddit Responds to Domain Ban Backlash
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Yesterday it was reported that some publications began criticizing Reddit, the democratized social sharing forum, for banning certain domains from being posted to its website. The banned domains included respected publications such as The Atlantic and Phys.org. The reason for …

Singing Mike Tyson Returns for Kevin Durant
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Earlier this week, Mike Tyson made his singing debut on the Jimmy Kimmel Live show, singing something that resembled a heartfelt ballad to the current King of the NBA, LeBron James. Once the song hit the wires, good times were …

$450 Pizza Sold in Canadian Eatery: Twitter Reacts
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A $450 pizza topped with such extravagant ingredients as lobster and black Alaska cod was recently sold at an upscale restaurant in Vancouver. The Steveston Pizza Company, an eatery known for its pricy cuisine, has sold a few $120 pies …

Shaun White Won’t Be Competing At X Games This Year
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Shaun White fans will just have to wait a little longer to see their beloved redhead compete, because he doesn’t have any plans to defend his skateboard title this year at the X Games. The 25-year old is reportedly just …

Demand Media President Charles Hilliard Steps Down Demand Media President Charles Hilliard Steps Down

Demand Media President and CFO Charles Hilliard is stepping down. He will be replaced, at least in the CFO role, by Senior Vice President, Finance and Treasurer Mel Tang, effective August 16. Hilliard will become Special Advisor to Demand Media’s …

Windows Phone Marketplace Gets Improvements Windows Phone Marketplace Gets Improvements

The Windows Phone Marketplace has proven to be a great place for developers to make bank. Back in April, we reported that indie game developer, FourBros Studios, was pulling in about $1,000 a day from their Windows Phone 7 game. …

Bristol Palin Sued A Week Before Show Premiere
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Bristol Palin is facing legal troubles after a 2011 altercation with a man in a Los Angeles bar which was allegedly filmed without his consent. Palin–whose new Lifetime show “Life’s A Tripp” follows her life as a single mom to …

Facebook Reminds Users That Security Is Important, Offers Tips Facebook Reminds Users That Security Is Important, Offers Tips
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Facebook is in the process of reminding every user that a few simple security measures can help them protect their account from those on the interwebs who would wish to use it for dastardly purposes. When they first log in, …

Lucy Lawless, Greenpeace Warrior, Arrested in New Zealand
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Lucy Lawless has made a career out of playing badasses on television. However, it would seem that her warrior mentality extends to real life, as well. In order to bring attention to Arctic oil drilling, Lawless, 44, and six other …

Google Launches New YouTube Google+ Integration Google Launches New YouTube Google+ Integration
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Google continues to expand the presence of Google+ throughout its other products, but it is also finding ways to expand the presence of its other products throughout Google+. Google has now announced a new YouTube app for Google+ Hangouts. YouTube …

Apple, Motorola Given One More Day In Court Apple, Motorola Given One More Day In Court

Last week we brought you news that Judge Richard Posner had tossed out the patent infringement case between Apple and Motorola that was scheduled to begin trial soon. Judge Posner declared that neither company had managed to demonstrate that the …

So What’s Microsoft’s “Major Announcement” Going to Be? So What’s Microsoft’s “Major Announcement” Going to Be?
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Through an exclusive invite to a Microsoft “Media Event,” Mashable is reporting that the tech company is planning to make some waves next week with a “major Microsoft announcement” in Los Angeles. According to the invite, virtually no clue is …

Google Launches YouTube Indonesia Google Launches YouTube Indonesia

As ubiquitous as YouTube now seems, it’s easy to forget that the company is less than a decade old. In just over seven years, the video sharing website has spread all over the globe and continues to quickly expand into …