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Networks Bring Content Ratings to Streaming Episodes Networks Bring Content Ratings to Streaming Episodes

All the major broadcast networks are now working to apply content ratings that appear in the upper left corner of broadcast television to all epsodes that are now streamed on their respective websites. NBC, CBS, FOX, ABC, and Spanish language …

Multi-Screen Consumers Most Engaged, Loyal Consumers Multi-Screen Consumers Most Engaged, Loyal Consumers

A new study released today by comScore demonstrates that a television is no longer the only place that consumers are getting their watchable jollies thanks to computers, tablets, and smartphones all capable of delivering your favorite sitcoms and dramas. This …

U.S. Doesn’t Want Megaupload Users Getting Their Data Back U.S. Doesn’t Want Megaupload Users Getting Their Data Back
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The MPAA shocked everybody last week when they said they would be fine with Megaupload users getting access to their legitimate files. They wouldn’t help those people get back their data, but they wouldn’t be opposed to them getting it …

WWDC 2012: Details Of New Macs Leak Ahead Of Keynote WWDC 2012: Details Of New Macs Leak Ahead Of Keynote
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We’ve been bringing you news for awhile now that Apple would probably be launching updates to several of their Mac lines during their WWDC 2012 keynote. Rumors have included retina displays for the MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, and iMac, as …

Google Panda Update: Google Rolls Out Data Refresh Google Panda Update: Google Rolls Out Data Refresh
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Google just announced via Twitter that it started rolling out a Panda refresh on Friday. According to the company, less than 1% of queries are noticeably affected in the U.S. Worldwide, 1% are apparently affected. Google told us earlier this …

D’Angelo Makes A Comeback At Bonnaroo

Tennessee’s annual peace-and-love celebration–a cooler version of Woodstock–hosted some huge names this year, including The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Childish Gambino (otherwise known as Donald Glover from “Community”), Radiohead, Alice Cooper, and Skrillex. But perhaps the most surprising performance was …

US Navy Uses Technology To Improve Underwater Solar Collection

The capture and use of solar energy has never been about getting away from fossil fuels as much as it has been about harvesting that ever burning nuclear reactor we call the Sun. The problem we have always faced is …

Meebo Shutting Down Its Products on July 11 Meebo Shutting Down Its Products on July 11
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One week ago it was officially announced that Google had acquired social platform and messaging service Meebo. It was unclear exactly how Meebo’s products, which include the Meebo Messenger and Meebo Bar, would be integrated with Google services, or whether …

Asus Confirms New Google Tablet On the Way Asus Confirms New Google Tablet On the Way

For a few months now there have been rumors that Asus and Google will be releasing a 7-inch Nexus tablet at the upcoming Google I/O conference. Now a report from Android Authority is confirming that the rumors are true. They …

Neil Patrick Harris Earns High Marks for the 2012 Tony Awards: Twitter Reacts

Neil Patrick Harris can apparently do no wrong. After opening the 2012 Tony Awards in true NPH fashion — “Welcome to the 66th Annual Tony Awards, or as we like to call it, Fifty Shades of Gay,” he joked at …

iOS 6, New Mac Updates On Tap At WWDC 2012 Today iOS 6, New Mac Updates On Tap At WWDC 2012 Today

It wouldn’t be much of a stretch at all to say that Apple’s WWDC 2012 keynote is the most highly-anticipated keynote in a long time. Historically, Apple has used WWDC to unveil new generations of the iPhone. Last year’s delayed …

Twitter is Relocating their Headquarters to Skid Row Twitter is Relocating their Headquarters to Skid Row

After over two years in San Francisco’s SoMA neighborhood on Folsom Street, Twitter is moving their headquarters over to Mid-Market, at 1355 Market street, right across from the city’s skid row. No word yet on when the new offices will …

LinkedIn Password Leak Confirms That People Truly Suck At Choosing Passwords LinkedIn Password Leak Confirms That People Truly Suck At Choosing Passwords

Last week, you may have received an email or two from LinkedIn detailing the steps you needed to take following a massive leak that involved 6.4 million passwords. Although most of the passwords were encoded, some were able to be …

Leaked Images Show New MacBook Pro Components Leaked Images Show New MacBook Pro Components

With Apple’s WWDC 2012 keynote just a couple hours away now, last minute information is starting to surface about what Apple will unveil. Photos of what is supposed to be the logic board with a new graphics chip of the …

Google Removes Parts Of Penalties If You Make Changes Google Removes Parts Of Penalties If You Make Changes
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Just as you can recover from a Google algorithm update like Penguin, you can bounce back from a penalty as well. In fact, you can even partially bounce back, even if you’re unable to bounce all the way back at …

The Pirate Bay Blocked By More European ISPs The Pirate Bay Blocked By More European ISPs
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The Pirate Bay can not catch a break these days. It seems like there’s a new case brought against the torrent tracker every day to have its IP blocked by various ISPs across Europe. The latest block comes from Finland. …

Stock Market: Spain Bailout May Only Bring Temporary Relief Stock Market: Spain Bailout May Only Bring Temporary Relief

Stock markets across Europe increased on news that Spain had accepted the equivalent of €100 billion ($125 billion) in bailout funds, though some seem to view this as only a temporary solution to much bigger problems on the continent. The …

Online Olympic Viewership May Be Lower than Expected Online Olympic Viewership May Be Lower than Expected

This London 2012 Olympiad has been touted by the International Olympic Committee as being the first fully digital Olympiad. While that may be true that people have the ability to watch the games like never before, it seems that not …

Google Finally Strikes Deal With France to Digitize Out-of-Print Books Google Finally Strikes Deal With France to Digitize Out-of-Print Books

Google has been trying to bring more material to their book scanning archives for years, but they have been met with a lot of resistance. Both in the United States and France, Google has sifted through countless lawsuits in attempt …

Robin Roberts Now Battling Bone Marrow Disease
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Good Morning America anchor Robin Roberts has fought–and won–the battle against breast cancer, and now she’s having to face a much more painful foe: MDA, or myelodysplastic syndrome. She announced the news today via a letter to her fans and …

Avengers Shoes Will Kick Bad Guys’ Butts
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If you were a superhero like Captain America or Iron Man would you wear your own swag? Is it different if you are a superhero, or super douchey like if I wore a shirt with a picture of my face …

Lenovo Offers No-Contract Mobile Broadband Lenovo Offers No-Contract Mobile Broadband

Lenovo has announced Lenovo Mobile Access, a no-contract mobile broadband service that allows consumers to ditch MiFi subscriptions. All ThinkPad laptops that come with embedded mobile broadband connectivity will also come with Lenovo Mobile Access pre-installed. The service will be …

Search Industry Vet Calls Upon FTC To Scrutinize Google (And Other Search Engines) Search Industry Vet Calls Upon FTC To Scrutinize Google (And Other Search Engines)
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Veteran search industry journalist Danny Sullivan has written a letter to the Federal Trade Commission, calling on the organization to look into the disclosure of paid listings in Google, Yahoo, Bing, Ask, Nextag, Twenga, and TripAdvisor. Sullivan intros the letter, …

Instant Personalization and Public Search Come To Facebook Security Settings Instant Personalization and Public Search Come To Facebook Security Settings

For those always on the lookout for new ways to ramp up their privacy and security on the site, Facebook has just added two additional options for privacy control to their apps settings page – Instant Personalization and Public Search. …