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Delicious: Forget The Browser Extensions. Use The Bookmarklet. Delicious: Forget The Browser Extensions. Use The Bookmarklet.

It wasn’t that long ago that Delicious’ tombstone was all but chiseled. Then Avos (from the founders of YouTube) stepped in to save the day. This was generally applauded by users, when the announcement came last April. But then in …

Ricky Gervais’ Golden Globes Performance Panned On Twitter Ricky Gervais’ Golden Globes Performance Panned On Twitter

Ricky Gervais’ previous award show-hosting gigs set the bar pretty high, and it looks like he failed to hit that bar last night at the 69th Annual Golden Globes. Much of Gervais’ routine remained intact from last year: the celebrity …

Apple Joins Fair Labor Association Amidst Criticism Apple Joins Fair Labor Association Amidst Criticism

The Fair Labor Association has announced that Apple has become the first tech company to join as a Participating Company. The agreement means that Apple will allow the FLA to independently examine the facilities of its supply chain members, and …

Reckless Driver’s Facebook Posts Jeopardize Defense Reckless Driver’s Facebook Posts Jeopardize Defense

Back in May 2008 an Illinois man accused of reckless driving struck and killed a teenage student of the local Romeoville high School. Witnesses say Thomas Maciaszek was speeding and weaving in and out of traffic when the accident occurred. …

Car Porn: North American International Auto Show 2012 Car Porn: North American International Auto Show 2012
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The North American International Auto Show, Detroit’s annual showcase of the most breath-taking offerings from the automobile industry, has been underway for about a week and a half but the public segment of the convention kicked off this weekend. As …

Twitter Responds To MLK Day Twitter Responds To MLK Day
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January 15 is the birthday of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Since 1986, the third Monday in January each year has been set aside in the United States as Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. The idea of the holiday …

MacBook Air Turns Four Years Old Today MacBook Air Turns Four Years Old Today

The MacBook Air turns 4-years-old today. It’s old enough to eat solid food and is hopefully already potty trained. All joking aside, four years ago today, Steve Jobs unleased the MacBook Air onto the world at Macworld. The first MacBook …

Twitter, Fox News To Gauge Real-Time Sentiment At South Carolina Debate Twitter, Fox News To Gauge Real-Time Sentiment At South Carolina Debate
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Monday’s GOP debate is setting up to be an important battle, as it is being held in South Carolina just days before the big primary in the Palmetto State. And as Fox News’ Bret Baier hits the candidates with questions, …

DuckDuckGo Gets Redesign DuckDuckGo Gets Redesign
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Alternative search engine DuckDuckGo has pushed out a subtle redesign, which is still customizable through the user settings. The home page doesn’t look much different. It still looks like the image you see above. The search results pages are a …

Man Threatens Police On Facebook, Gets Arrested Man Threatens Police On Facebook, Gets Arrested

You should never threaten the police, even on Facebook. CTV in Canada is reporting that a man was threatening to shoot police officers and that he had posted the threat on Facebook. RCMP Const. Janice Schoepp says that a Facebook …

Is The Internet Officially A Basic Utility Now? Is The Internet Officially A Basic Utility Now?
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Winter seems to have finally remembered that it has somewhere to be this year – here – so it’s time to dig the space heater out of the closet and get your warm on. Or, at least, that’s what you’d …

Hulu To Debut Two Original Shows, Bring Back “A Day In The Life” Hulu To Debut Two Original Shows, Bring Back “A Day In The Life”

It would appear that Hulu is trumping Netflix in the original programming department, giving consumers more of a reason to use their service. Netflix announced earlier this month that it would be launching a new show called Lilyhammer in February. …

Costa Concordia: The View From Social Media Costa Concordia: The View From Social Media

As you may know, the Costa Concordia, an Italian cruise ship, capsized on Friday off Isola del Giglio. Since then, the incident has been blowing up social media, with people sharing photos, videos, and of course their thoughts. On Google+, …

Zappos Server Containing Customer Info Hacked Zappos Server Containing Customer Info Hacked

Zappos was reportedly hacked, with cyber criminals infiltrating the company’s servers here in Kentucky, though the company maintains that no “critical” credit card or payment info was accessed. Still Zappos sent an email around to customers, which said: First, the …

Adobe’s Acquisition of Efficient Frontier Now Complete Adobe’s Acquisition of Efficient Frontier Now Complete
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In November, Adobe announced its intent to acquire Efficient Frontier to bolster its digital marketing strategy, something the company seems to have been more focused on with recent acquisitions and partnerships (such as its partnership with OptiMine Software and its …

Google Responds To Murdoch Slam Google Responds To Murdoch Slam

On Saturday night, we reported that Rupert Murdoch had taken to Twitter to blast the Obama Administration’s position on SOPA, and how he tweeted: “Piracy leader is Google who streams movies free, sells advts around them. No wonder pouring millions …

Groupon CEO Andrew Mason 60 Minutes Interview: Twitter Reaction Groupon CEO Andrew Mason 60 Minutes Interview: Twitter Reaction

Did you get a chance to catch Groupon CEO Andrew Mason on 60 Minutes? If not, you can watch the full interview, as well as some post-interview commentary from interviewer Lesley Stahl here. Here’s what some people who tuned in …

Groupon CEO Andrew Mason on 60 Minutes Groupon CEO Andrew Mason on 60 Minutes

Groupon CEO Andrew Mason appeared on 60 Minutes last night, giving the audience of “America’s most watched network” their first chance to see an extensive interview with the man, since last year’s IPO. Despite the big IPO, 2011 was something …

Facebook Hoax Makes Its Rounds Facebook Hoax Makes Its Rounds
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An interesting little hoax is making the rounds on Facebook this morning. According to the viral message, every phone (some versions say SIM card) has a unique name. And, if you enter a particular phrase in a Facebook comment, you …

Google And Competition: Should The Government Be Regulating? Google And Competition: Should The Government Be Regulating?
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Google’s competitive practices have dominated the headlines this week, thanks to the company’s “Search Plus Your World” features (extensive integration of Google+ into search results, but not extensive integration of competing social networks Twitter and Facebook), but this is really …

Rupert Murdoch: Google Is Piracy Leader Rupert Murdoch: Google Is Piracy Leader
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Rupert Murdoch is really getting into this tweeting thing. The other day he was talking about how his company “screwed up in every way possible” with Myspace, and now he’s blasting Google and Obama (presumably in reference to his administration’s …

Obama Administration Responds To Petitions Calling For SOPA Veto Obama Administration Responds To Petitions Calling For SOPA Veto
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While SOPA has been delayed, while “outsanding concerns” are addressed by representatives, the White House has put out a statement from the Obama Administration, responding to a “We the People” Petition on SOPA and online piracy. The petition says: WE …

iPad 3 Rumors: Hi-Def Screen, Faster Processor, LTE Support iPad 3 Rumors: Hi-Def Screen, Faster Processor, LTE Support
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The iPad rumors are running rampant, as the (rumored) March launch gets closer. This week, we heard that the iPad 3 might have graphics that are as much as 20 times more powerful than its predecessor, and that its LCD …

SOPA Delayed Until “Outstanding Concerns Addressed” SOPA Delayed Until “Outstanding Concerns Addressed”
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On Friday, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Lamar Smith announced that he will remove DNS Blocking from SOPA, so the issue can be “further examined”. Here’s Smith’s statement in its entirety: House Judiciary Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today said he …