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Jet Set Radio Set For Release On XBLA And PSN

Sega has been kind of meh lately with their XBLA and PSN releases of classic Dreamcast games. The only really good one in the last release was Crazy Taxi. Before all the Sonic fans pick up their pitchforks, Sonic Adventure …

Yahoo and Bing: Look How Well Our Ads Are Doing Yahoo and Bing: Look How Well Our Ads Are Doing
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As you may know, Microsoft and Yahoo have a “search alliance” which sees Microsoft powering Yahoo’s organic search results, as well as migrating Yahoo Search Marketing to Microsoft’s adCenter. The organic transition has already happened worldwide, and the ad platform …

Office Depot Will Now Offer NOOK Tablets Office Depot Will Now Offer NOOK Tablets

Office Depot is celebrating 25 year in the business of providing quality products and services to customers worldwide. Today they announced that they are partnering with the world’s largest book seller, Barnes & Noble to offer their cutting-edge ebook readers, …

Comcast Launches New ‘Mini-Hulu’ Comcast Launches New ‘Mini-Hulu’
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On Tuesday, Comcast launched Xfinity Streampix, a new streaming video subscription service . Steampix features movies and full seasons of TV shows, and comes bundled with certain TV/internet and TV/internet/voice packages, or can be added for $5/month for current Comcast …

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Beta Keys Now Being Offered Via Survey
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On Valentine’s Day, Valve kicked off the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive beta. For the first wave, they gave out beta keys to the top 7000 active players in CS:S and CS 1.6. After the initial round of testing, they announced phase …

Mozilla Introduces “Personas” Sign-Ins Mozilla Introduces “Personas” Sign-Ins

Mozilla has introduced Personas, a project formerly called BrowserID. It is a multi-browser website authentication mechanism that is similar to Facebook Connect. The procedures set up by Personas allow users to login to websites that support their BrowserID signing and …

Generation C Emerges As The Digital Consumer Of Our Time Generation C Emerges As The Digital Consumer Of Our Time

I don’t really get why we need to apply random letters to generations like Generation X, but Nielsen feels that its appropriate to introduce a new one to the mix – Generation C. You may be asking yourself what Generation …

Time Warner Release Statement On Consumer Privacy Bill Of Rights

This morning we brought you news that the Obama administration had announced the Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights, a program to introduce enforceable codes of conduct and legislation governing the way various businesses handle internet users’ private data. Time Warner, …

Interview: Skimlinks CEO on Pinterest Relationship and Affiliate Marketing Interview: Skimlinks CEO on Pinterest Relationship and Affiliate Marketing
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Just in case you haven’t heard, Pinterest is currently one of the hottest startups. In fact, based on data from ratings firm comScore, it is the third fastest growing site in the U.S. So, apparently if you haven’t jumped on …

Microsoft / Yahoo Search Alliance Expands in UK, Ireland, France Microsoft / Yahoo Search Alliance Expands in UK, Ireland, France

Microsoft and Yahoo have begun the migration of Yahoo Search Marketing accounts in the UK, Ireland and France to Microsoft adCenter. This is, of course, part of the “Search Alliance” between the two companies, with Microsoft powering Yahoo Search, both …

Yelp Check-In Title System To Match Real-World Yelp Check-In Title System To Match Real-World

Yelp has made some changes to their title system to make their check-in system more of a reflection of the real world. For those of you who don’t know what a check-in is, Yelp offers this explanation: “A check-in is …

Biz Stone: Too Much Twitter Use Is Unhealthy Biz Stone: Too Much Twitter Use Is Unhealthy

As more and more outlets pop up and more and more people rely on existing networks for communication, it’s no surprise that many of us feel addicted to social media. I’m sure your mother or maybe even your doctor has …

iPhone 5 Concept Images Show What The iPhone Could Be iPhone 5 Concept Images Show What The iPhone Could Be
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All the rumors and wild speculation about Apple’s forthcoming products can sometimes get to be a little much, even for an admitted Apple fanboy like me. Once or twice per product cycle, though, someone comes along who can take all …

Facebook Now Available For The PlayStation Vita
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The PlayStation Vita has only been on the market for a few days and it’s already marching towards its goal of becoming a powerful smartphone without the phone. Starting today, you can download Facebook onto your new shiny new Vita. …

Twitter Welcomes Two Google Advertising Execs To The Flock Twitter Welcomes Two Google Advertising Execs To The Flock

Twitter’s stepping up their international advertising game by not just taking a page out of Google’s playbook, but by taking actual Google players. Two former Google advertising executives, Shailesh Rao and Stephen McIntyre, have been hired on by Twitter as …

Steve Jobs’ Facebook Timeline Deleted Steve Jobs’ Facebook Timeline Deleted

A Facebook Timeline depicted the life or Steve Jobs was taken down Wednesday, after a request for a comment on the profile from Mercury News. The timeline, under the name “Steve Paul Jobs,” was exhaustive, depicting Jobs’ life with status …

Daniel Von Bargen Of Seinfeld Attempts Suicide Daniel Von Bargen Of Seinfeld Attempts Suicide
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You might know him as Mr. Kruger, George’s boss on the hit TV show Seinfeld. Monday morning Daniel Von Bargen attempted suicide with a gunshot to the temple. After the attempt, he called 911 for help. He sounds unbelievably clam …

Bot or Not Lets You Test the Human Element in Any Twitter Account Bot or Not Lets You Test the Human Element in Any Twitter Account

If you’re active on Twitter, you’ve probably encountered plenty of bots – fake users that spam the hell out of you with links, free iPad offers, and other dubious things. These accounts are just a part of the Twitter experience, …

NASCAR Driver Honors Thousands Of Twitter Fans NASCAR Driver Honors Thousands Of Twitter Fans

NASCAR’s Brad Keselowski will be racing in the Daytona 500 this Sunday and again in NASCAR’s Camping World Truck Series race on Friday at Daytona. For the race on Sunday, Keselowski has found a new way to take thousands of …

Rumor: Nintendo Looking To Add Video Content For Wii U
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It’s no secret that Microsoft and Sony have both been immensely successful with their game consoles that also act as entertainment hubs that include features like Netflix and Hulu. It seems that Nintendo wants to get in on the game. …

Bing Linked Pages: Bing’s Answer To Google’s Profiles? Bing Linked Pages: Bing’s Answer To Google’s Profiles?

Bing has launched “Linked Pages,” which allow people to link sites related to themselves in search results for when people search for the person’s name. Pretty interesting, especially since Bing allows users to simply add links that they just like. …

More People Think Facebook, Twitter Negatively Affect News Quality More People Think Facebook, Twitter Negatively Affect News Quality

A new survey from Craig Newmark’s pro-philanthropy initiative, craigconnects, shows that social media isn’t really making any headway in changing how people get news about politics and elections. Furthermore, most who participated in the survey said that social media sites …

Samsung Shows Off Advanced Smartphone SDRAM Technology Samsung Shows Off Advanced Smartphone SDRAM Technology

Speaking at this year’s International Solid-State Circuits Conference, which ends today, Samsung unveiled their new LPDDR3 DRAM chips. The new chips decrease power consumption over the LPDDR2 chips, drawing 1.2V of power. The 4 Gigabit chips also enjoy a major …

Twitter: Sacha Baron Cohen Banned From Oscars? Twitter: Sacha Baron Cohen Banned From Oscars?

Update: The Academy is now saying that they have not “banned” Cohen yet, per se. Rather, they are waiting to determine his intentions about promoting The Dictator at the awards. Deadline reported that the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts & …