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Half Life 2 Gravity Gun, Angelina Jolie Clone, and Subway Jamming Half Life 2 Gravity Gun, Angelina Jolie Clone, and Subway Jamming

A viral video is one that becomes popular though the process of Internet sharing, via social media, sharing sites, or good ‘ole email. Everyday we highlight some of the best that are currently viral and some that are trending that …

Rick Scott To Facebook Users: Help Me Sell The Idea That Florida’s Awesome Rick Scott To Facebook Users: Help Me Sell The Idea That Florida’s Awesome
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In order to aid in a new “project,” Florida Governor Rick Scott has waded into the murky water that is Facebook feedback. On Thursday, Scott posted a contest of sorts to his Facebook page that asked people to share their …

Facebook Daily Deals Marketplaces Incorporates Google Maps To Find Local Deals Facebook Daily Deals Marketplaces Incorporates Google Maps To Find Local Deals
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The Daily Deals Agency announced today that they’ve launched a pretty handy tool on Facebook that allows you to search for local deals via interactive Google maps. It’s a handy integration of Facebook’s network of businesses with Google’s expansive and …

Verizon Sells 4.2 Million iPhones During The Holidays Verizon Sells 4.2 Million iPhones During The Holidays
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The iPhone did incredibly well for Verizon during the holiday season with the sale of 4.2 million units of the device. Those impressive sales, however, bring a shrinking profit margin for the company. Bloomberg reports that Fran Shammo, CFO of …

Tweet #AskState To Ask Questions Directly to U.S. State Department Tweet #AskState To Ask Questions Directly to U.S. State Department

As we bore into the year that is 2012, the U.S. Department of State has chosen to step up their Internet vocab by inviting Twitter users to submit questions to them throughout the month of January as part of their …

U.S. Army To Release Officially Licensed Game Controllers
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In a partnership designed to let “[v]irtual soldiers on the videogame battlefield… take pride in Being Army Strong(TM),” the United States Army has partnered with gaming accessories company CTA Digital to bring gamers a line of officially licenses U.S. Army …

A Facebook Shower Curtain? A Facebook Shower Curtain?

Are you so addicted to Facebook to the point you want to decorate your dwelling with a look and feel that matches the Facebook layout? What about your shower curtain? If so, you’re in luck. Introducing the Social Shower Curtain, …

Kanye West Ends Twitter Drought With Rant On Design, Education, And Steve Jobs Kanye West Ends Twitter Drought With Rant On Design, Education, And Steve Jobs

When I first joined Twitter, one of the first people that I followed was humble rapper Kanye West. I’d been told of his amazing Twitter presence by a trustworthy friend, and so I decided to give him a slot in …

Amazon Kindle Fire Lawsuit Flickers and Fades Amazon Kindle Fire Lawsuit Flickers and Fades

Back in October of last year, Amazon was hit with a lawsuit. Seemed an odd claim at the time. Smartphone Technologies, the plaintiff in the suit, accused Amazon of violating patents that it holds. Upon closer examination, these patents are …

[Exclusive] Get Free Business Cards Based On Your Facebook Timeline [Exclusive] Get Free Business Cards Based On Your Facebook Timeline
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By now most of you have either adopted the new Facebook Timeline to your account or have at least seen the layout on your friends’ pages. That’s all fine and well for illustrating the details of your personal to the …

U.S. Pressured Spain To Pass Site Blocking Law U.S. Pressured Spain To Pass Site Blocking Law

According to a letter obtained by El Pais, a Spanish newspaper, the United States was most displeased to learn that Spanish President Luis Rodriguez Zapatero would not pass the Sinde law, a bill that bears a striking resemblance to SOPA. …

Aaron Wall Interview: Google Paid Link Story Wrap-Up Aaron Wall Interview: Google Paid Link Story Wrap-Up
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The topic of paid links is in the headlines once again, and ironically, Google is the accused. As WebProNews previously reported, Google was recently caught up in a controversy after it violated its own Webmaster Guidelines as part of a marketing campaign for Google Chrome.

2011 Was A Dangerous Year For Journalists 2011 Was A Dangerous Year For Journalists

Journalists being killed for reporting the truth is nothing new, but it’s still shocking when the numbers are actually released. The World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) announced today that 64 journalists were killed around the world with …

Obama “Clock” Redistributes Wealth To Developer Obama “Clock” Redistributes Wealth To Developer

When I first thought of an “Obama clock”, I imagined that thing that hung on my aunt’s wall: a cat with swinging pendulum tail and eyes that swung back and forth, frightening 5 year-old boys. But, with an Obama face. …

Zynga’s Scramble With Friends Launched For iPhone
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Fans of Zynga’s Words With Friends (or Boggle) may be interested to know that the company just launched Scramble With Friends. Even the icon for the game looks like Words With Friends, as to present a familiar experience for users …

Facebook Chronicles Recovery Of Boy Hit By New Year’s Eve Bullet Facebook Chronicles Recovery Of Boy Hit By New Year’s Eve Bullet

People often seem to assume that a bullet fired into the air simply disappears. Yet from time immemorial – long before Newton’s theory of gravitation – every human child has learned the same truth: what goes up must come down. …

Casey Anthony: Video Blogger? Casey Anthony: Video Blogger?
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Earlier this year, the Casey Anthony trial captivated America, and then, it went into overdrive mode when she was acquitted for being responsible of her daughter’s death. Once news of her non-not guilty verdict hit the wires, it effectively burnt …

Idiot Admits To Winter Classic Assault On Facebook Idiot Admits To Winter Classic Assault On Facebook

On Monday evening, after the Winter Classic hockey game in Philadelphia, several men wearing Philly Flyers jerseys beat up a couple of guys wearing New York Rangers jerseys. It all happened in the street in front of the legendary Geno’s …

Google Translate Gets Handwriting Input On Android Devices Google Translate Gets Handwriting Input On Android Devices

I love Google Translate for Android. It’s already made my 3-year-old more fluent in Russian than myself (admittedly, I’m not fluent in Russian at all). But it just got better, and I can’t wait to show her. Now it has …

Reddit Responds To Lamar Smith Reddit Responds To Lamar Smith
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Earlier this week, Representative Lamar Smith, one of they key sponsors of the oft-discussed SOPA legislation, issued something of a challenge to Reddit users, calling them a vocal minority who’s fears concerning SOPA were unfounded. Smith also challenged the Reddit …

Hidden Chronicles: Zynga’s New Hidden Objects Game Available Today Hidden Chronicles: Zynga’s New Hidden Objects Game Available Today
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Popular game maker Zynga has just launched their newest Facebook addiction. The company has announced on their blog that Hidden Chronicles is now available on Facebook in 15 languages. Hidden Chronicles is a hidden objects game that tests players’ observation …

Barnes & Noble Looks To Spin-Off Nook Amid Record Sales Barnes & Noble Looks To Spin-Off Nook Amid Record Sales

Barnes & Noble announced today that it is pursuing “strategic exploratory work to separate its Nook business”. In other words, the company is looking to spin Nook off. “We see substantial value in what we’ve built with our Nook business …

Deactivate Facebook Timeline Scams Prey On Unhappy Users Deactivate Facebook Timeline Scams Prey On Unhappy Users
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Facebook’s new Timeline feature isn’t going away (I mean, did you see Mark Zuckerberg talk about it at f8 – he was absolutely giddy). And once you opt in to it, you can’t go back to the old profile format. …

SWTOR: The Old Republic Is Being Won By The Empire
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The original Star Wars trilogy featured the defeat of the Empire, but in The Old Republic the Empire is dominating. In the first week after launch of The Old Republic, a million Warzone matches have been played. Warzone is the …