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Twitter Search and Timelines Are Having Issues Twitter Search and Timelines Are Having Issues

UPDATE: As of 3:45 EST, things seem to be back to normal. ORIGINAL ARTICLE: You might have noticed that Twitter is acting a little strange lately, and Twitter has just acknowledged the problem on their official Twitter Status blog: Some …

Supplement Your American Idol Experience with Shazam

American Idol will now be Shazam enabled for the rest of season. What does that mean? Shazam is a phone app that allows you to get more from the show while watching it in real time. Fans get immediate access …

Internet Use Promotes Democracy in Free Countries

Although use of the internet has been credited with helping spur democratic revolutions in the Arab world and elsewhere, a new multinational study suggests the internet is most likely to play a role only in specific situations. Researchers at Ohio …

AdWords Gets Big Location Targeting Improvements AdWords Gets Big Location Targeting Improvements

Google announced some new AdWords features designed to help advertisers targeting local searches. First, is the ability to target over 30,000 US Zip Codes. Advertisers will be able to add up to 1,000 at a time in a given campaign. …

Walking Dead Mad Men: The Advertising Agency Has More Brains Than Ever

What happens when you mix Mad Men and The Walking Dead TV shows together? You get “Walking Dead Mad Men!” The four minute parody of the two shows starts out much like the intro to Mad Men with a male …

Charles Manson Up For Parole For 12th Time

Charles Manson has spent a good many years in prison, avoiding a death sentence only because the state of California changed their laws in the ’70s regarding capital punishment. He was initially arrested and sentenced for the 1969 murders of …

The Social Job Search [Infographic] The Social Job Search [Infographic]
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The job market may be getting better as we enter into 2012, but finding a position that meets your employment requirements and suits your skill-set is harder than ever. In fact, one of the most difficult challenges employers face is …

Quantum Computer Built Inside a Diamond Quantum Computer Built Inside a Diamond

Diamonds are forever – or, at least, the effects of this diamond on quantum computing may be. A team that includes scientists from USC has built a quantum computer in a diamond, the first of its kind to include protection …

Pinterest Users Combat Thinspo With Anti-Thinspo Pins Pinterest Users Combat Thinspo With Anti-Thinspo Pins

To be completely honest and upfront about my feeling on “thinspo” (Thin+ inspirational), I actually have mixed feelings. On one hand, I feel like social media users should be able to share pictures, motivational images, etc. that promotes a lifestyle …

Gregg Williams Bounty Program Audio States, “Take out the Outside ACL”

With the recent bounty gate scandal that has taken hold down in New Orleans, all sorts of opinions have been spouted from fans, players, and coaches. Everything from, “Williams should never be allowed to coach again“, “Any players involved in …

Google Chrome Updates Stable And Beta Channels Google Chrome Updates Stable And Beta Channels

Google is constantly busy hammering away at new updates to Chrome. The hope is to obviously make it the safest and fastest browser on the Web. While Chrome has multiple channels it updates through, the stable and beta channels receive …

New Samsung MicroSD Cards are Ultra High Speed New Samsung MicroSD Cards are Ultra High Speed

Samsung announced today that it has begun mass-producing Ultra High Speed-1 (UHS-1) microSD cards. The UHS-1 interface supports the higher performance levels required on newer LTE smartphones and tablets. “MicroSD cards with a UHS-1 interface offer users an extremely high …

YouTube Ordered to Answer to Viacom Suit YouTube Ordered to Answer to Viacom Suit

Google-owned YouTube has been newly ordered to defend a lawsuit filed by Viacom Inc. over copyright violations. Viacom has alleged that YouTube had knowingly hosted some of their content without authorization, including clips from “the Colbert Report.” Here is the …

Facebook IPO: Facebook Will Reportedly List As FB On NASDAQ Facebook IPO: Facebook Will Reportedly List As FB On NASDAQ

Word is that Facebook is shooting for a $5 billion IPO in May, and now we know which exchange host it. The New York Times is reporting, citing “people with knowledge of the matter,” that Facebook has chosen NASDAQ for …

Torii Hunter: Cops Draw Guns On Baseball Star

Angels center-fielder Torii Hunter accidentally set off his own alarm system at his home in Newport Coast on Wednesday, and when police responded he was greeted with a nasty surprise. Even though they claimed to be Angels fans, the officers …

Bioware Announces Mass Effect 3: Extended Cut

Since the release of Mass Effect 3 the ending of the campaign mode has overshadowed the exciting gameplay and addictive multi-player modes. We have covered the debate so far, giving you fan reactions, campaigns to have the ending “fixed”, and …

“Business Insights” Section Added To Desk.com “Business Insights” Section Added To Desk.com

Desk.com, a reliable and user-friendly customer support tool from Salesforce, is a great resource that will help balance and manage your client-to-customer needs. As a Support Analyst that is involved in the Customer Support industry, having all of your tickets …

Boxee’s Spotify App Gets A Major Update Boxee’s Spotify App Gets A Major Update

Boxee has announced a major update to the Spotify app on their all-in-one streaming media box. The new app brings quite a few new features that users have been requesting including search, an updated inbox, and improved shuffle functionality. The …

Nanotechnology Leaps Forward With New Cancer Drug

A team of scientists, engineers and physicians have found promising effects of a first-in-class targeted cancer drug called BIND-014 in treating solid tumors. BIND-014 is the first targeted and programmed nanomedicine to enter human clinical studies. In the study, the …

Jim Marshall lived a Long and Loud Life

Jim Marshall, the founder of Marshall Amplification, died a legend today at the age of 88. Without Marshall’s electric expertise rock music would not sound the same. Musical instruments act as cameras that capture the essence of the artist playing …

Facial Recognition: Cool or Creepy? Facial Recognition: Cool or Creepy?

Remember all the technology in movies such as Minority Report? At the time, it seemed so bizarre and futuristic, but some of it is beginning to seep into society. I’m talking about the phenomenon of facial recognition.

Neal Mohan of Google Joins MMA’s Global Board of Directors Neal Mohan of Google Joins MMA’s Global Board of Directors

For those of you who don’t know what the Mobile Marketing Association (MMA) is, they are a non-profit group established for overseeing the growth of mobile marketing and the technology which spawns from the movement. Neal Mohan, who is in …

Raditaz Partners with The Echo Nest Raditaz Partners with The Echo Nest

Raditaz, a Pandora internet radio competitor, is set to announce that its platform is integrating with The Echo Nest, which will add metadata to the 14 million songs available in its music cloud. This would beat out Pandora’s music discovery …

Survey Shows E-Reading On The Rise Survey Shows E-Reading On The Rise

A new study has found that Americans’ use of e-readers to read their books is on the rise. Over a fifth – 21% – of Americans have now read at least one e-book, and their popularity is growing, especially among …