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Facebook’s Menlo Park Expansion Approved Facebook’s Menlo Park Expansion Approved
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Menlo Park leaders officially have approved Facebook’s expansion of its headquarters in that town, which will allow the search giant to hire up to 6,600 new workers. Good news, considering that Facebook’s botched IPO put the company in the habit …

Galaxy S III’s S Voice Prefers Windows Phone Galaxy S III’s S Voice Prefers Windows Phone
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You may remember earlier this month when it was discovered that Siri, the voice activated personal assistant software on Apple’s iPhone 4S, gave an unexpected answer when asked about the best smartphone. It seems that when you asked Siri what …

Diabetes Blogger Sues NC Agency for Censoring Site Diabetes Blogger Sues NC Agency for Censoring Site
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Dig, if you will, a picture: you’re a person with a remarkable story and you want to share it with others. This being 2012, the easiest and most effective way to share your message is through the very thing you’re …

Should Sex Offenders Be Allowed On Facebook? Should Sex Offenders Be Allowed On Facebook?
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I am not a father. Because of this, I don’t possess the visceral, instinctual drive to protect my children at all costs. Of course, that doesn’t mean that I’m insensitive to the challenges of protecting kids both online and offline, …

Facebook Stock Plummets Below $27.25 Facebook Stock Plummets Below $27.25
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Yes, it is finally here, Facebook stock has fallen below the $28 per share price many investors have been waiting for. Still, more pessimists are saying they’ll wait for it to fall to $10, but I suspect those days won’t …

Google Analytics Switching Over To Core Reporting API Next Week Google Analytics Switching Over To Core Reporting API Next Week

If you’re a user of Google Analytics, then no doubt you’re familiar with the Data Export API. You are also probably aware that Google replaced the Data Export API with the Core Reporting API in December of last year. Google …

SpaceX Dragon Space Capsule To Return Home SpaceX Dragon Space Capsule To Return Home

Earlier today the Dragon space capsule departed from the International Space Station and began its trip back down from the heavens. The Dragon capsule spent 5 days connected to the ISS and it was able to deliver supplies and is …

Oldest Flute in the World Discovered in Southern Germany
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Oldest flute known to mankind was recently unearthed in the Ach Valley of southern Germany, according to AFP. The instrument, which is thought to be 35,000 years-old, was fashioned from the hollowed-out wing bone of a giant vulture. If that’s …

Kathie Lee Gifford Tweets Apology For Embarrassing Mistake
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“Today” host Kathie Lee Gifford made a horribly awkward mistake on Wednesday’s show, which cost her and anyone watching a great deal of embarrassment: apparently, she wasn’t aware that guest Martin Short’s wife passed away two years ago and kept …

Google’s World Wonders Project Explores History Google’s World Wonders Project Explores History

Google today has announced the launch of a new cultural project that allows users to explore historical sites around the world as if they were in those locations. The new World Wonders Project displays Street Views of historical landmarks around …

Fan Sues Pittsburg Penguins Over Texts

An NHL fan is suing the Pittsburg Penguins over what he thinks are excessive text messages sent by the club as part of a promotional campaign. Fred Weiss says that he signed up to recieve texts that included special offers …

Sega Reveals Its E3 2012 Lineup
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Sega is always a safe bet at E3. They never really try to hide anything and they are usually pretty open about what they’re going to show at the industry’s biggest trade event. To start up the hype, the company …

Donald Duck Holocaust: Printing Snafu Causes Outrage

Donald Duck Holocaust: Those of you who were hoping for an Internet-born mash-up of Disney’s “Ducktales” and director Ruggero Deodato infamous horror outing “Cannibal Holocaust” are going to walk away from this article experiencing some extreme disappointment. I apologize in …

iPhone 4S Coming To Cricket Wireless June 22 iPhone 4S Coming To Cricket Wireless June 22
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Apple’s flagship product, the iPhone 4S, is about to make its way to another new carrier: Cricket Wireless. The company announced today that it will offer the 16GB iPhone 4S and the 8GB iPhone 4 beginning on June 22. Each …

NASA Celebrates Dream Chaser With Sierra Nevada Commercial Crew NASA Celebrates Dream Chaser With Sierra Nevada Commercial Crew

NASA’s new Commercial Crew Program has yielded a partnership with Sierra Nevada Space Systems and Tuesday the duo tested their full-scale Dream Chaser orbital crew vehicle with a “captive carry test”. The flight vehicle was carried beneath an Erickson Air-Crane …

SEOmoz Analyst: Google Will Be Cracking Down On Directories More SEOmoz Analyst: Google Will Be Cracking Down On Directories More

Earlier this month, there was some discussion about Google having de-indexed free web directories. Most of the ones we looked at had not actually been de-indexed, but were not ranking well, but there were clearly some that had been de-indexed. …

Kim Kardashian: Sunglasses Stolen By British Airways, She Tweets

Kim Kardashian is in the news again this week, this time claiming that someone working for British Airways stole items from her bags while she was on one of their flights. One of her missing belongings was a pair of …

Bath Salts Drug Discovered After Car Chase in Oregon
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Bath salts drugs were discovered after a man led police officers on a high-speed pursuit through the town of Medford, Oregon. Zachary Jordan Krawczyk, a repeat offender who was once charged with possession of the aforementioned drug, was parked in …

Sony To Possibly Acquire Gaikai [Rumor]

Rumorville is in full force in the days leading up to E3. One of the bigger rumors coming around is that Sony was going to acquire a high profile cloud gaming service like OnCloud or Gaikai. Well earlier today Gaikai …

Google Website Translator Gives Webmasters More Control Google Website Translator Gives Webmasters More Control

Back in 2009, Google released Website Translator, a plugin powered by Google Translate, which enabled webmasters to make their site’s content available in 51 languages (now it’s over 60). Google says over a million sites have utilized it to date. …

The Golden Gate Bridge Celebrates 75th Birthday

The City of San Francisco celebrated the 75 anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge on Memorial Day weekend. Radio station KFOG 104.5/97.7 has a professional released a video of the spectacular fireworks display. Nothing compares to seeing fireworks in real …

Microsoft Jumps The Gun On Windows 8 Announcement Microsoft Jumps The Gun On Windows 8 Announcement

Microsoft appears to have accidentally pulled the trigger on a blog post announcing the new Windows 8 Release Preview. The post was dated today, May 31st, but actually posted yesterday afternoon. It was quickly removed. The post originally went up …

Facebook Updating Open Graph Publishing Guidelines Facebook Updating Open Graph Publishing Guidelines

It’s pretty much a given now that Facebook wants every app developer to push Open Graph. As more app developers take to Open Graph and more people become concerned with privacy, Facebook will have to amend their policies to address …

Netflix Streaming Player For iOS Updated Netflix Streaming Player For iOS Updated

Netflix today announced that it has updated its streaming player inside the Netflix app for iOS devices. The asthetics of the player has been adjusted to look more like Netflix’s “browse experience.” The new video player includes larger buttons and …