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Nobody At Google Understands Everything At Google Nobody At Google Understands Everything At Google
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This morning, Google Fellow Amit Singhal participated in a keynote interview with Danny Sullivan and Chris Sherman at SMX London. The whole thing was liveblogged at Search Engine Land, the conference’s sister site. I’ve been picking apart some of the …

Facebook Introduces App Ratings And Negative Feedback Facebook Introduces App Ratings And Negative Feedback

As Facebook ramps up to launch the App Center, the company is preparing new ways for developers to monitor their app’s performance. One of the big points with the App Center is that apps that are well-liked move towards the …

Facebook Memoir Coming Soon & Zuckerberg Joins the Elite Facebook Memoir Coming Soon & Zuckerberg Joins the Elite
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Mark Zuckerberg, who just celebrated his 28th birthday on Monday, is the second youngest self-made billionaire in the world, but now also the youngest CEO of a Fortune 1000 company to go public. It is also expected by many that …

The Halo 4 Puzzle Is Complete, New Box Art Revealed

Pretty soon, anything that has even the slightest modicum of popularity is going to be marketed in a viral manner. Granted, the Halo video game series is a little bit more than slightly popular, but the point remains. Viral marketing …

Star Wars Weekends Coming To Disneyworld

Disney and Star Wars have been in a harmonious partnership since 1986 when Star Tours became the very first non-Disney attraction to get it’s own ride. The ride was built and designed by a combination of Lucas Arts and Disney …

Moo Offering Facebook Business Cards Moo Offering Facebook Business Cards

In January, Moo, the award-winning online print business that customizes business cards and postcards, was running a promotion offering free business cards based on one’s Facebook Timeline. Now, the print company is at it again, this time offering cards based …

Basketball Wives Get Picked Up for a Fifth Season
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“Basketball Wives”, the VH1 program that chronicles the day-to-day antics of a group of women who just so happen to be “romantically involved” with professional basketball players, has been renewed for a fifth season. In the wake of all the …

Getaria, Gipuzkoa, Spain Wins Google Model Town Competition Getaria, Gipuzkoa, Spain Wins Google Model Town Competition
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Earlier this year, Google invited anybody handy with Google SketchUp to make a full 3D model of their community to enter in the 2012 Model Town Competition. All entrants will get their 3D model added to Google Earth’s 3D Buildings …

Donovan McNabb: Philly Coach Singing His Praises For Comeback
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Donovan McNabb has had a rough few years in the NFL, ending his time with both the Redskins and the Vikings on low notes. He gained some weight, got a little sluggish, and was benched within both those teams, much …

Microsoft Details Its Approach To Privacy In The Cloud Microsoft Details Its Approach To Privacy In The Cloud

Privacy is the big ticket item this year. Everybody is absolutely paranoid about their personal data being siphoned off into some big tech company like Google or Facebook. Microsoft is also the target of privacy doomsayers, but they hope to …

The Avengers Apparently Waged A War On Adopted Kids
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Has everyone had the chance to see The Avengers yet? I sure hope so – it’s pure escapism at its finest. Critics and fans agree that it’s a must-see for the summer, so I won’t take any more time participating …

Google: Why Are You Asking Us If Your Ears Make You Look Fat? Google: Why Are You Asking Us If Your Ears Make You Look Fat?

Google Fellow Amit Singhal spoke at SMX London this morning. Daniel Waisberg at SMX sister site Search Engine Land liveblogged the whole discussion. Towards the end, Singhal answered a humorous question from Danny Sullivan, who asked about funny searches Singhal …

Groupon’s Q1 2012 Results Might be Misleading Groupon’s Q1 2012 Results Might be Misleading

Groupon’s shareholders must have been rejoicing over the company’s most recent earnings report even though stock hasn’t quite made it back up to the IPO pricing. In fact, it is the first quarter Groupon’s statement has even reflected a profit. …

ZUCKERBERG: The Musical! Is Real And It’s Great

What would you get if you made a musical of the existence of Mark Zuckerberg, starting from his days at Harvard until now, as the ruler of all things social media (no offense, Twitter)? Well, thanks to the efforts of …

Another Re-Imagining of Famous Movie Posters

Kevin Tong is a freelance illustrator in Los Angelos, California. Included here is some of his work inspired by film favorites, with some other pop culture influences thrown in. You can purchase some of these, and others at Kevin Tong …

Kim Kardashian: Kanye May Appear On The Show

The Kardashian family is certainly not known for keeping things private, so it should come as no surprise that Kim says Kanye will probably show up on the next season of their highly-rated E! show “Keeping Up With The Kardashians”. …

Lady Gaga Straps On the Meat Once Again

Lady Gaga, who is currently in the midst of her “Born this Way Ball” tour, is certainly no stranger to bizarre fashion. During her Tokyo performance on Monday, the colorful singer sported yet another dress comprised entirely of meat. In …

Max Payne 3 Is Now Out For Xbox 360 and PS3
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Max Payne 3 is now available at retail stores in the United States for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. The latest in the Max Payne series which is known for bringing Bullet Time to the PS2, picks up the …

Internal Facebook Correspondence Made Public Internal Facebook Correspondence Made Public

Remember the scene in The Social Network when Facebook Co-founder and CFO Eduardo Saverin (played by Andrew Garfield) has his shares diluted by Mark Zuckerberg and Sean Parker and comes storming into Facebook headquarters demanding to know why it was …

Apple iMac And MacBook Air To Get Retina Display? Apple iMac And MacBook Air To Get Retina Display?

Yesterday we brought you news that the 15-inch MacBook Pro might be getting a pretty significant refresh later this summer. The main features of this update were a thinner form factor, USB 3.0 technology, and, most notably, a retina display. …

Facebook “Acquires” Another Photo-sharing Service – Lightbox Facebook “Acquires” Another Photo-sharing Service – Lightbox

Users who jump onto the Lightbox website this afternoon will be surprised with a short message declaring that the Lightbox team is joining Facebook. Over on the Lightbox blog, Thai Tran and Nilesh Patel, the co-founders of Lightbox, posted a …

Twitter and ESPN Introduce Sports Branded Campaigns Twitter and ESPN Introduce Sports Branded Campaigns

Due to the incredible volume of sports-related tweets that accompany almost every sporting event of note–the Women’s World Cup Final, for instance–Twitter is looking for a way to monetize these reactions. To address this endeavor, Twitter is partnering with ESPN …

Android Making Gains Overseas Android Making Gains Overseas

Data from Kantar WorldPanel has shown that Google’s Android OS has been making gains in the first quarter in seven major markets, including Australia, Britain, France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United States. In Italy and Spain, Android popularity more …

Internet Radio Not Quite Warming to Social Media Yet Internet Radio Not Quite Warming to Social Media Yet

The odds aren’t bad that sometime today you will tune in to some type of internet radio service and kick out some jams for a couple of hours. At least, that’s the word from a study conducted by targetspot that …