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LulzSec Turncoat: Sabu Betrays His Own

Three key hackers were arrested today, and two more charged with conspiracy, in actions by law enforcement agents in the United States and Great Britain. The five hackers, who have ties to Anonymous, LulzSec, Internet Feds, and AntiSec, were allegedly …

Groupon Itinerary for SXSW 2012 Released Groupon Itinerary for SXSW 2012 Released

Daily deal giant, Groupon, announced their SXSW itinerary today. They also established a specific SXSW Twitter presence with the @GrouponSXSW handle. They will be there March 9-13. Groupon blogged to specifically announce these events: Tech Career Expo: Normally one would …

Interview: New Startup I-ELLA Takes on eBay Model for Fashionistas Interview: New Startup I-ELLA Takes on eBay Model for Fashionistas

Multiple services put their own spin on eBay and Craigslist, and new startup I-ELLA is no exception. The company is based in New York, and it allows consumers to buy, sell, swap, and borrow designer clothing and accessories.

Are You High on Yelp? Are You High on Yelp?
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On Friday, popular online review site Yelp began trading on the New York Stock Exchange. The company had a successful first day with shares jumping from $15 per share initial pricing to nearly $25 per share. Yesterday, in the company’s second day of trading, shares however dipped nearly 15 percent.

Randy Moss, Google Play, and English Major Drinks

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 …

Twitter Has The Presidential Campaign Covered

Since the inception of Twitter, it has quickly become the fastest way to transmit news. I for one found out that they got Bin Laden because I only watch stuff on my DVR, so my live broadcasts can’t be interrupted. …

comScore Voices Support For Privacy Bill Of Rights

Analytics firm comScore has added its voice to those supporting the Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights announced by President Obama last month. Magid Abraham, President and CEO of comScore, voiced his support for the program, noting that comScore has followed …

Netflix Ditches Rush Limbaugh After Slurs
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After Mike Fossum and others reported earlier that Netflix was still advertising with Rush Limbaugh, people started calling the company, Tweeting, and canceling services. (image)@RonHoganRon HoganContinuing to advertise on Limbaugh’s show may prove an even stupider business move than Qwikster, …

Google Play On iOS Devices … Kind Of Google Play On iOS Devices … Kind Of

Google is combining Android Market, Google Music and the Google eBookstore into one product called Google Play. Given that Google Play has replaced Android Market, users of iOS may be wondering if they can use it. The answer is yes. …

Android Apps Expand App Size by 4GB Android Apps Expand App Size by 4GB
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Android applications have typically been limited to 50MB. For most apps this is sufficient. Developers like to make every megabyte count to reduce download time. However, with more and more 3D High-def games hitting the marketplace, Android Apps decided it …

PopCap Launches Solitaire Blitz On Facebook
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PopCap Games, one of the first developers to get casual gaming right and helped start the revolution that we see today in Facebook games, has just announced the next game that players are going to get stuck in. PopCap today …

Bing Maps Announces SDK For Metro Style Apps Bing Maps Announces SDK For Metro Style Apps

The Bing Team announced today that they’re releasing beta version of a new tool for developers that will allow them to improve the quality of apps written in Microsoft’s design language, Metro. Bing Maps SDK for Metro style apps will …

Ukelele Goes Futuristic With iPhone & iPad Ukelele Goes Futuristic With iPhone & iPad

April 2012 wil bring iPad and iPhone users a musical treat. Futulele is a ukelele synthesizer for the iPhone and iPad. The software app is made possible by Amidio’s top-ranked guitar app OMGuitar. The app is said to be touch …

Updating Android Market To Google Play Updating Android Market To Google Play
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As you may have heard, Google is replacing Android Market with Google Play. Actually, Google Play is a combination of Android Market, Google Music and the Google eBookstore. If you have an Android device, you may be wondering how to …

Google, Apple To Meet With Sen. Schumer Over Photo-Accessing Loophole Google, Apple To Meet With Sen. Schumer Over Photo-Accessing Loophole

Google and Apple might feel like they don’t have to explain themselves for allowing apps to help themselves to iPhone and Android smartphone users’ photos, but the tech companies have decided to tell it to Senator Charles Schumer. In a …

Google Play: Android Market, Google Music, Google eBookstore Combine As One Google Play: Android Market, Google Music, Google eBookstore Combine As One
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Google is combining the Android Market, Google Music and the Google eBookstore into one product called Google Play, which appears to be Google’s answer to the iTunes store. The company says it will be upgrading the Android Market app on …

Twitter Moves Right-To-Left, Adds Arabic, Hebrew, Farsi, and Urdu Twitter Moves Right-To-Left, Adds Arabic, Hebrew, Farsi, and Urdu

In January, Twitter added four new right-to-left languages to their Translation Center, the crowdsourcing project that allows users from multiple different languages to help translate Twitter (the service, not the actual tweets). Now, they’ve announced that the work is complete …

Pinterest 502 Errors and iOS Crashes Pinterest 502 Errors and iOS Crashes
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Dear Pinterest, The 502 errors are getting old. For a website that has the claim to fame of being one of the fastest-growing on the Interwebs, and having garnered a fistful of VC dollars, the frequency of the dreaded 502 …

China Making Games for Facebook China Making Games for Facebook

Even though Facebook has been banned in China since 2009, Chinese developers are still producing software for the social networking giant. And with this, Facebook has been able to portray an idea of potential growth in China for potential investors. …

iPad 3 May Spark Huge Wave Of Upgrades iPad 3 May Spark Huge Wave Of Upgrades
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Apple’s new iPad 3 (iPad HD?) is one of the most anticipated devices of the year. The new tablet, which Apple will be unveiling tomorrow, has generated huge amounts of interest from industry watchers and consumers alike. Now it looks …

Mass Effect 3 Doesn’t Like Your Face
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If you’ve been playing the Mass Effect series since the first game and are about to jump into the third game, you might want to start working on a new Shepard. VentureBeat is reporting that players have found themselves unable …

Microsoft Webcams and Headsets Get “Skype Certified” Microsoft Webcams and Headsets Get “Skype Certified”
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Microsoft hardware products, specifically webcams and headsets, will soon ship with a stamp on the box: “Skype Certified.” Though Skype is now owned by Microsoft, both Microsoft and Skype want to make it clear that this new certification is not …

Follow Super Tuesday Results With Google’s New Interactive Election Map Follow Super Tuesday Results With Google’s New Interactive Election Map

With the Republican National Convention still over five months away, today could prove to be the most pivotal moment yet for the Republican presidential candidates vying for their party’s nomination. Super Tuesday, as you’ve no doubt heard the punditry refer …

Adobe LeanPrint Software Promises Quality Adobe LeanPrint Software Promises Quality

Yesterday Adobe announced a new printing solution that will give consumers enterprise quality printing capability with the addition of nothing but a software upgrade. Adobe claims there system is environmentally friendly and could save consumers as much as 40% on …