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Content Marketing Infographic Looks At “Heart Of Online Success” Content Marketing Infographic Looks At “Heart Of Online Success”
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Content+ put together the following infographic breaking down “the anatomy of content marketing,” which it calls the “heart of online success”. It draws on data from a variety of sources as cited at the bottom. Some interesting stats it lays …

Anonymous Threatens Vic Toews Over C-30
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Anonymous seems to pick a lot of targets these days that they feel are deserving of their unique brand of Internet vigilantism. Their latest target – Canadian Public Safety Minister Vic Toews. We reported last Tuesday that Toews introduced C-30 …

Presidents Day, Kurt Cobain, and Cookies Presidents Day, Kurt Cobain, and Cookies

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

The One Thing You Absolutely Need To Know About Writing For The Web The One Thing You Absolutely Need To Know About Writing For The Web
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Titles are incredibly important when you’re writing for the web. Startup Stats CEO Nick O’Neill wrote an interesting blog post discussing the importance of titling articles on the Internet in which he looks at an example of a New York …

Pinterest Uses Metatag To Help Copyright Fight Pinterest Uses Metatag To Help Copyright Fight
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Pinterest has been under fire lately with accusations that their site is nothing more than a place for people to indiscriminately use copyrighted material for their own ends. The powers that be at Pinterest have said that they will address …

Man Doesn’t Like Facebook Photo Tags, Sues Man Doesn’t Like Facebook Photo Tags, Sues
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Minneapolis resident Aaron Olson really didn’t like the photos his uncle Randall posted on his Facebook Timeline. So, he sued for harrassment. Then lost. Then tried for an appeal. And lost again. Randall Labrie posted reportedly embarrassing photos of Olson …

Facebook Helps Sell Beer For Microbrewer New Belgium Facebook Helps Sell Beer For Microbrewer New Belgium
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Will Facebook help you sell beer? It sure will, just ask the number three craft brewer in America, New Belgium Brewing. Located in Fort Collins, Colorado, New Belgium has grown over the past twenty years to become a staple for …

iPad 3 Getting 8 Megapixel Camera To Match iPhone 4S? iPad 3 Getting 8 Megapixel Camera To Match iPhone 4S?
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Another set of images purporting to be components from the new iPad 3 has leaked. This set appears to show that Apple’s next-generation tablet will have an 8 megapixel camera to match the one found in the iPhone 4S. The …

Fake Pokemon Yellow Is On The iTunes App Store
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Apple strictly monitors the App store to make sure that nobody uploads content that infringes on any other group’s copyright, but sometimes things get through. Somebody may want to tell Nintendo about this one then. In what may be the …

#iusedto – The Best Of Memory Lane #iusedto – The Best Of Memory Lane
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Twitter has been all a-flutter with memories people are posting with the hashtag #iusedto. The thing seems to have caught on because of all the surprising things that people are finding that they thought were unique to them, but are …

BrailleTouch Aids Visually Impaired With Keyboard Of The Future BrailleTouch Aids Visually Impaired With Keyboard Of The Future
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When you think about it, it really doesn’t make any sense that we still use QWERTY keyboards on handheld devices. There are so many characters that it actually requires two or three (or more?) screens in order to display all …

Whitney Houston and Waffle House Trending Whitney Houston and Waffle House Trending

Getting Twitter reactions to Whitney Houston’s funeral was an odd enough task to start with. Most Twitter reaction material is about weaves, political races, and that sort of thing. I figured it would be a bunch of sad comments and …

Skyrim Interactive Map App Comes To iOS
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Skyrim is a big place, and sometimes it helps to have a little guidance. If you’re the kind of player who wants to thoroughly explore every little nook and cranny of the magnificent landscape, Bethesda and Prima think you might …

MegaUpload Hit With Additional Charges

The MegaUpload MegaSaga continues with a Virginia grand jury bringing additional criminal charges against the Web site and its operators. As we reported before, the original indictment against the operators included charges of conspiracy to commit racketeering, conspiracy to commit …

Twitter Hashtag for Researchers Made Twitter Hashtag for Researchers Made

A Vancouver researcher has started a Twitter hashtag that is taking off in the research community. Raul Pacheco-Vega is a Vancouver-based researcher, educator and consultant in environmental politics and policy. He has conducted research in the field of environmental public …

UK Newspapers Prompt Shutdown Of Cell Phones
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As we reported last month, Facebook has become a popular way to stay connected while serving time behind bars. While some may use the social networking site just to pass time, other more insidious characters have been using their profiles …

Google Acquires “Google Killer” Cuil’s Patent Applications Google Acquires “Google Killer” Cuil’s Patent Applications
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Often when some new search product comes along, the blogosphere wonders aloud whether it’s a Google Killer. A recent example of this would be Siri. Google may have a response to Siri in the works, but nothing’s killing Google in …

Transistor the Size of a Single Atom Made Transistor the Size of a Single Atom Made
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The race to build a quantum computer just got a huge boost. A team in Australia has constructed a transistor that is the size of a single atom. And, they say it is “perfect”. The tiny electronic device, described today …

iPhone 5 Release Date Rumor: September to October? iPhone 5 Release Date Rumor: September to October?
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Japanese Apple blog Macotakara is reporting that we might have to wait a little longer for the next-gen iPhone than previous rumors have led us to believe. According to “reliable sources,” Apple will stay on the schedule set in 2011 …

Four Dead in Avalanches, Twitter Reaction Four Dead in Avalanches, Twitter Reaction

An avalanche claimed the lives of three skiers in an out-of-bounds area of Stevens Pass Ski Resort near Skykomish, WA on Sunday. A snowboarder died in a separate avalanche at The Summit at Snoqualmie in nearby Easton, WA, less than …

Google TV Turns Your Phone Into A Remote Google TV Turns Your Phone Into A Remote

There’s no denying that Siri has become the next big thing for Apple. Google appears to be taking the idea behind Siri and applying it to where it’s needed most – the television. Patently Apple got the exclusive scoop on …

iPad Finds A New Competitor In Pakistani Military iPad Finds A New Competitor In Pakistani Military
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Since first being released the iPad has grown steadily in popularity. With that fame has come many manufacturers who are hoping to cut into Apple’s profit margins with their own incarnations of the popular tablet. The latest competitor may come …

Twitter Sells Past Tweets For Reference Twitter Sells Past Tweets For Reference

Twitter is now offering access to 30 days of historical tweets through Gnip. The service, called 30-Day Replay, would be a handy tool for companies that already keep an eye on their social media presence but need to do some …

Stupid Man Attempts to Steal iPad In Michigan Stupid Man Attempts to Steal iPad In Michigan

Bad news for an iPad thief who turned out to be less than a mastermind of petty crime. This past saturday, the aspiring thief lured a prospective iPad seller to a meeting place in Ann Arbor, MI. where he intended …