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FUS RO DAH: Skyrim Shout Becomes Latest YouTube Video Meme FUS RO DAH: Skyrim Shout Becomes Latest YouTube Video Meme
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For those who have been playing Elder Scrolls: Skyrim, you might not have discovered the latest video meme yet, probably because you’ve been playing so much Skyrim. However, the power of FUS RO DAH is taking over the internet. Specifically, …

Google Maps Now Identifies Stores Located In Malls, Office Buildings Google Maps Now Identifies Stores Located In Malls, Office Buildings

Google is really taking the fun out of getting lost these days. If you don’t like getting lost, then consider this a good thing for you. Following their recent decision to include maps of indoor facilities in their Maps app, …

Google Panda Update: Antitrust Connections Being Tossed Around Google Panda Update: Antitrust Connections Being Tossed Around
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Ah, the Google Panda update. The search story of the year. It just won’t leave the news will it? As recently reported, Google could be facing a massive fine over antitrust complaints in Europe. The European Commission is expected to …

Adult .XXX Domain Goes Live Today Adult .XXX Domain Goes Live Today
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The long battle to create a distinct domain for internet pornography is over. ICM Registry posted a press release today announcing that .XXX domain names went on sale at this morning at 11:00. The goal of the new domain, which …

EA Sucks at DRM Enforcement EA Sucks at DRM Enforcement
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Digital distribution is the wave of the future (present?) when it comes to content delivery, and I’m not sure an industry has embraced this method of content delivery as much as the video game industry has. Well, not counting the …

Gingrich Rising In Polls, Facebook, Twitter, Everywhere Gingrich Rising In Polls, Facebook, Twitter, Everywhere
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This was so seven months ago so of course nobody remembers reading this breathless epic penned by Newt Gingrich’s press secretary, Rick Tyler, so here’s a refresher: Washington cannot tolerate threats from outsiders who might disrupt their comfortable world. The …

Apple, Publishers Target of EU Antitrust Investigation Over E-books Apple, Publishers Target of EU Antitrust Investigation Over E-books

The European Commision announced today that it is launching an investigation into the sales of e-books in the European market. The targets of the investigation include Apple and five publishing houses: Hachette Livre of France, HarperCollins and Simon & Schuster …

Facebook Should Leapfrog Microsoft in Advertising This Year Facebook Should Leapfrog Microsoft in Advertising This Year

ZenithOptimedia has put out a new report looking at global ad expenditure, predicting that it will end this year at US$464 billion, which would be 3.5% higher than in 2010. The firm also predicts that this will accelerate to US$486 …

Galaxy Nexus Rumor: Release Date This Friday Galaxy Nexus Rumor: Release Date This Friday

As indicated by the title, this is a rumor, and therefore unconfirmed. However, RootzWiki claims to have confirmation from multiple sources that the Galaxy Nexus will “land on American soil” this Friday, December 9.” They are showing allegedly leaked documents …

Facebook, Google Respond to India Censorship Requests Facebook, Google Respond to India Censorship Requests
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Yesterday we brought you news that Indian telecommunications minister Kapil Sibal was planning to meet with representatives of Google, Facebook, and others to ask that they screen content his office deemed objectionable, so that it could not be posted to …

Galaxy Nexus Won’t Get Google Wallet, At Least Right Away Galaxy Nexus Won’t Get Google Wallet, At Least Right Away
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Update: 9to5Google is sharing a new statement from Verizon: Recent reports that Verizon is blocking Google Wallet on our devices are false. Verizon does not block applications. Google Wallet is different from other widely-available m-commerce services. Google Wallet does not …

Is The Kindle Fire Experience Disappointing? Is The Kindle Fire Experience Disappointing?
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The Kindle Fire represents yet another company’s attempt to break the stranglehold Apple’s iPad has over the tablet. In fact, the iPad’s market share is so much more than its competitors, and even though I know this to be false, …

3 Women Ejected From AirTran Plane; Twitter Reactions 3 Women Ejected From AirTran Plane; Twitter Reactions
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A lawyer, a therapist and a retired travel agent walk onto a plane. It sounds like the beginning of a bad joke, but three women experienced anything but last night as they were unceremoniously ejected from a flight after verbally …

Using Facebook To Promote Holiday Shopping Using Facebook To Promote Holiday Shopping
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It’s game time and the holiday shopping season is upon us – whether you plan to hit the store, or shop online, it’s no secret that brands are vying for the attention of the consumer right now. Brands and retailers …

Facebook-inspired Like/Dislike Stamps Facebook-inspired Like/Dislike Stamps
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Facebook may still dislike the idea of you disliking things, but let that halt the expression of your antipathy towards everything no longer. Behold, at last – a Dislike button! Well. Sorta. ThinkGeek now has a pair of self-inking stamps …

Get Ready For A Bunch Of Ads On Xbox Get Ready For A Bunch Of Ads On Xbox
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As you may know, Microsoft is launching a big Xbox update, and rolling out a whole bunch of entertainment apps. Along with all of that, of course, comes plenty of advertising. Microsoft’s Shawn McMichael talks about this on the company’s …

Kaspersky Is No Fan Of SOPA, Leaves Business Software Alliance Kaspersky Is No Fan Of SOPA, Leaves Business Software Alliance

The Business Software Alliance (BSA) is about to find itself short one member, as Kaspersky Lab has announced that they are withdrawing from the software-maker alliance. The BSA was formed in 1988 with the mission to help combat copyright infringement …

Eric Schmidt, James Cameron & Flying Robots Eric Schmidt, James Cameron & Flying Robots

OK, Eric Schmidt and James Cameron are in the same video, talking to each other for quite a while. The flying robots are in a different (and much shorter) video. Pretty interesting stuff. View more daily video round-ups here. Xbox …

A Flock, A Fade & A Fork A Flock, A Fade & A Fork

One of the memes moving through Google+ today is #MonochromeMonday (curated by +Siddharth Pandit), from which I’ve collected today’s photos. Move your mouse cursor over each image to read the caption (if the photographer gave one). If you like what …

The Weight of Walmart, Flying, and How Google Killed the Longtail Search The Weight of Walmart, Flying, and How Google Killed the Longtail Search

Today’s infographic round-up looks at just how big Walmart is, Google Longtail, and flying back in time. Enjoy. View more daily infographic round-ups here. Flying back in time… How Google Killed the Longtail of Search: Infographic by SEO Book The …

Foursquare Extends AMEX Small Business Deals Foursquare Extends AMEX Small Business Deals
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Foursquare is extending a promotion that allows users to check-in to certain participating small businesses to receive cash credits on their credit cards. The original deals debuted on Small Business Saturday, the day after Black Friday set aside to shop …

Apple Fails to Get Samsung Injunction in US Apple Fails to Get Samsung Injunction in US

The ongoing battle between Samsung and Apple has another chapter. A US federal judge declined Apple’s request for an injunction to block sales of Samsung’s Galaxy line of smartphones and tablets. The ruling, released late on Friday by US District …

Google As A Graphing Calculator Google As A Graphing Calculator
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Google has introduced some graphing calculator functionality to its search results. “Students and math lovers can now plot mathematical functions right on the search result page,” a Google spokesperson tells WebProNews. “Just type in a function and you’ll see an …

Tubalr: Gives YouTube A Pandora-like Feel Tubalr: Gives YouTube A Pandora-like Feel

A new web app has arrived that is helping YouTube keep up with all of the other online services you’ve probably been enjoying lately like Grooveshark, Google Music, Apple’s iCloud, and countless others. Tubalr is a simple app that basically …