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Google Latitude Appears to Have a Buggy Problem Google Latitude Appears to Have a Buggy Problem
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According to user reports in the Google Maps help forum, Google Latitude, the real-time location app that lets you tell people where you are in this great big world, is currently down. The first report of the outage was posted …

Matt Cutts Gives An Update On Penguin Matt Cutts Gives An Update On Penguin
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Googe’s Matt Cutts participated in a keynote discussion at SMX Advanced, and as you might have guess, the topics of Google’s Penguin and Panda updates came up more than once. Matt McGee liveblogged the event for the SMX-affiliated Search Engine …

“Teen Mom” Star Sentenced To Five Years
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MTV has turned into something of an anomaly for people of a certain age. Not to get all grandma on you, but when I was a kid, the channel just showed music videos. All day. The only shows they aired …

IPv6 Goes Live Today: The Future Of The Internet Is Here IPv6 Goes Live Today: The Future Of The Internet Is Here

After years of preparation and teasing, IPv6 finally goes live today. IPv4 will now begin it’s long slow death march across the wasteland of the Internet. In reality, it’s a little more complicated than that. IPv6 and IPv4 will live …

Pandora Lobbies to Equalize Broadcast Royalties in the Radio Industry Pandora Lobbies to Equalize Broadcast Royalties in the Radio Industry

As it stands right now, newer radio broadcast stations like pandora and other internet-based services, pay more in broadcast royalties than more conventional FM broadcasters, who actually pay nothing. This year alone, Pandora has spent over $50,000 addressing this issue …

Playstation Vita Not Getting Price Cut In 2012
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The Playstation Vita is kind of an enigma in terms of what it actually is. It is too big to fit in your back pocket, to delicate to put in your backpack. In fact most studies show that the majority …

Miss Pennsylvania Resigns: Says Pageant Was Rigged
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Miss Pennsylvania has stepped down from the Miss USA pageant, claiming that the competion is rigged. Pageant officials say that she just disagrees with thier desision to allow trangender contestants. Sheen Monnin, otherwise known as Miss Pennsylvania, posted on her …

Galaxy S III Available For Pre-Order On AT&T, Verizon Galaxy S III Available For Pre-Order On AT&T, Verizon

If you’re one of the countless Android users who has been eagerly awaiting the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S III, it looks like your day will be arriving very soon indeed. Both AT&T and Verizon have opened up pre-orders …

Barbara Walters Apologizes For Syrian Dictator Email
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Barbara Walters doesn’t apologize easily. She’s been a respected journalist for so many years that it’s unimaginable to some that she would ever have anything to publicly apologize for. However, her recent views on–and association with–Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad is …

LinkedIn Passwords Leaked Online LinkedIn Passwords Leaked Online

[UPDATE 2] LinkedIn has confirmed the security breach and invalidated the affected passwords. Users can reset their password to regain access to their accounts. Read the full story. [UPDATE] LinkedIn has tweeted an update on the situation from their end. …

Mitt Romney’s Email Account Hacked, Shared with Gawker Mitt Romney’s Email Account Hacked, Shared with Gawker
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The presidential election cycle in the United States happens every four years or, at least, is scheduled to go on as such. If you have even one of your primary senses intact, you no doubt know that there’s a lot …

Scout Willis Arrested for Open Container, Fake ID

Scout Willis, daughter of Demi Moore and Bruce Willis, was arrested in New York for drinking beer and giving police a fake ID. The 20-year-old was arrested at 6:30 PM in Manhattan’s Union Square and charged with two misdemeanors: criminal …

Just Turn The Damn Phone: New PSA Wants To Stop Vertical Video Syndrome

We’ve all seen it, and it’s just as painful every time. Not all of us are afflicted with the disease, but we all know someone who is. If you’re tired of someone you know negatively affecting everyone with their illness, …

YouTube Strikes Deal to Monetize User Videos Featuring Copyrighted Material YouTube Strikes Deal to Monetize User Videos Featuring Copyrighted Material

If you spend any time on YouTube at all, you have probably realized they scan user uploads constantly searching for copyrighted materials that shouldn’t be up there without the publisher’s permission. For instance, if you post a video of yourself …

Penny Marshall: Scammed Out of 5 Grand By Lamar Odom?
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Actress and director Penny Marshall has been an avid Lakers fan for years; it’s not uncommon to see her on the sidelines at the games, cheering on her favorite team. So it’s no surprise that she and Lamar Odom should …

LinkedIn Addresses Mobile Calendar Privacy Concerns LinkedIn Addresses Mobile Calendar Privacy Concerns

Social networks have been struggling to find a balance on the issue of privacy for years, and LinkedIn is no different. Being the social network for professional networking means privacy is especially important to LinkedIn – careers can be dashed …

WWDC 2012: Mac Pro To Get A Much-Needed Update WWDC 2012: Mac Pro To Get A Much-Needed Update

Yesterday we brought you news that Apple was planning major updates to four of its five Mac computer lines. Previous rumors have predicted updates for three lines, the MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, and iMac, all of which are expected to …

“Take My Money, HBO” Shows That Plenty Of People Pirate Just Because They Have To “Take My Money, HBO” Shows That Plenty Of People Pirate Just Because They Have To

I’m sure you all remember that amazing comic from The Oatmeal that depicts what happend when the creator decided to watch HBO’s smash series Game of Thrones. With credit card in hand, he took to the interwebs to try and …

Sheryl Crow Reveals She Has a Benign Brain Tumor

Sheryl Crow has made public the news that she has been diagnosed as having a benign brain tumor. She tells the Las Vegas Review-Journal about making this discovery after becoming concerned about her recent memory loss. “I worried about my …

Miley Cyrus Engaged To Hunger Games Star
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Miley Cyrus, actress, songstress, and daughter of the man who brought the word “mullet” into the lexicon, is now engaged to Hunger Games star Liam Hemsworth. The two have been dating for three years now, and Hemsworth popped the question …

E3 2012: Square Enix Shows Off Next-Gen Game Engine: Luminous Studio
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Regardless of how you feel about Square Enix’s quality as of late, you have to admit they make a pretty game. Final Fantasy XIII is still one of the prettiest games to come out of this generation of hardware. There …

Amanda Bynes Charged With D.U.I., Says She Doesn’t Drink
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Actress Amanda Bynes has been formally charged with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs after her arrest in April. Bynes was pulled over in L.A. after she allegedly hit a police car while changing lanes. Bynes says she …

Gooey Search: We Can Make Google Search Better Gooey Search: We Can Make Google Search Better

Have you ever been in the position in which you needed to conduct a search but couldn’t find the words that were suitable to query? If so, software company Visual Purple hopes to help through an effort it calls Gooey Search. WebProNews writer Chris Crum first told you about the Gooey Search project a couple of weeks ago, but we recently spoke with Ed Heinbockel, the President and Founder Visual Purple, to find out more about the concept.

Hugh Hefner and Ex-Fiance Crystal Harris are Together Again
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Hugh Hefner and Crystal Harris, the Playboy mogul’s ex-fiance who famously left him days before they were scheduled to tie the knot, are a couple once again. Although Hefner states that he may have dodged a bullet after Harris’ departure …