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Facebook Leads Brazil’s Social Surge Facebook Leads Brazil’s Social Surge
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Brazil is fast becoming one of the world’s largest internet markets and Facebook is capitalizing on the country’s growing user base. According to a study from comScore, Brazil now ranks as the 7th largest internet market globally and Latin America’s …

Dia Do Pai (Father’s Day) Celebrated in Portugal with a New Google Doodle Dia Do Pai (Father’s Day) Celebrated in Portugal with a New Google Doodle

Today, March 19, 2012, is Father’s Day in Portugal, Italy and Honduras, and Google submitted a new doodle illustrated in crayon. Father’s day is also taking place in Andorra, Bolivia, Liechtenstein, Spain and Belgium on this day in 2012. A …

Constitución de Cádiz: Spanish Constitution’s 200th Constitución de Cádiz: Spanish Constitution’s 200th

March 19th, of this year marks the 200th anniversary of Spanish Constitution. The Spanish nickname the day La Pepa, because it was adopted on Saint Joseph’s Day. I am at a loss for words to describe what exactly happened on …

Pinterest’s DMCA Notices Can Be Handled By Amazon Pinterest’s DMCA Notices Can Be Handled By Amazon
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For the past couple of months, questions concerning

Duke, Lehigh Drive Top March Madness Social Buzz Duke, Lehigh Drive Top March Madness Social Buzz

The first weekend of the 2012 NCAA tournament lived up to sports fans’ expectations. There were close games, blowouts, and everything in between. We also saw big name favorites live up to the hype and deliver commanding performances. But of …

Lehigh Upset By Xavier In Sweet 16

In what is being touted as one of the biggest upsets in NCAA history, Lehigh swept their game against Duke–who had been second-seeded–last week only to lose it all on Sunday to Xavier. The team looked good in the first …

Snow White and the Huntsman Launches A New Trailer

Good news for all! Snow White and the Huntsman launches a new trailer that will debut on TV tonight during The Voice. The trailer, that is 2:45, features some new stuff that we didn’t see before like some new battle …

Chrome Apps Benefit From Inline Installation Chrome Apps Benefit From Inline Installation

So you’ve built yourself a Chrome app and you put it up on the Chrome app store. Too bad there’s so many other apps there vying for attention. What’s an intrepid Chrome app developer like yourself to do? Google has …

Kate Middleton Gives Her First Speech as a Princess

The beautiful Kate Middleton presented her first speech as a member of the Royal Family at the opening of the East Anglia Children’s Hospice at the Treehouse center. The center is located in Ipswich, just outside of London. The always …

The New IPad Vs. HK53 Assault Rifle

The new iPad is known for it’s crystal clear HD retina display. But how does it stand up to a barrage of gunfire. Richard Ryan blasts the iPad on rapid fire with his HK53 assault rifle. But that doesn’t do …

Matt Flynn And Seattle Seahawks Sign A Deal

After backing up Aaron Rodgers for the Packers, Matt Flynn is ready to prove himself as Seattle’s next quarterback. Since helping to solidify a win for Green Bay over Detroit last season with 480 yards and six touchdowns, Flynn drew …

Yandex Now Part Of NASDAQ Internet Index, Launches Real-Time Bidding Ad Model Yandex Now Part Of NASDAQ Internet Index, Launches Real-Time Bidding Ad Model

Russian search giant Yandex has been added to the NASDAQ Internet Index (Nasdaq:QNET), effective today. The NASDAQ Internet Index includes companies in online software, Internet service providers, search engines, web hosting, web design, and e-commerce. As of the time of …

Reddit Is Fun App Banned From Google Play Reddit Is Fun App Banned From Google Play

When it comes to apps in either the Android Market Google Play store or Apple’s Appstore, developers have always walked a fine line when it comes to products that contain sexual content. Apps that contain porn or other explicit materials …

Pinterest: Is It Time To Get Onboard? [Infographic] Pinterest: Is It Time To Get Onboard? [Infographic]
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What is Pinterest? Who are these people on Pinterest? Why should I look at Pinterest? I have Facebook and Twitter, do I also need to have Pinterest? If you have been asking yourself these questions, we have an inforgraphic for …

Israelis and Iranians Reach Out To Each Other On Facebook Israelis and Iranians Reach Out To Each Other On Facebook

Some Israeli and Iranian citizens are reaching out to each other via Facebook, in light of recent sentiments that a war between their countries

Humble Bundle For Android 2 Launches Today
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Are you a fan of the indie game focused Humble Bundle? You might want to listen up since the newest one has just launched today that includes Android-powered games. This time, the Humble Bundle includes hits such as Avadon, Cogs, …

Kermit The Frog Talks Tech Troubles

Kermit The Frog answered a few poignent questions about technology and social media in a compelling interview with Talking your Tech on USA Today. In the interview, Kermit admits he is not the real person behind his Facebook and Twitter …

Zynga May Be Looking To Buy Maker Of “Draw Something

Zynga may be in negotiations to purchase OMGPOP, makers of the immensely popular Draw Something, a game for iOS and Android devices. Citing “a source with direct knowledge of the discussions,” TechCrunch is reporting this afternoon that Zynga and OMGPOP …

FAA Reviewing Rules Regarding E-Readers, Tablets On Planes FAA Reviewing Rules Regarding E-Readers, Tablets On Planes

Let it never be said that one disgruntled journalist’s airplane experience can’t yield some intriguing results. Having his own Howard Beale “I’m mad as hell” moment, The New York Times‘ Nick Bilton decided he’d unnecessarily purchased magazines from the airport …

Triple-Threat Protection From Identity Theft Triple-Threat Protection From Identity Theft

Having a triple-threat combination of protective software on your computer greatly reduces your chances of identity theft, according to a study led by a Michigan State University criminologist. In a survey of more than 600 people, the researchers found that …

Vimeo Taps Kerry Trainor For New CEO Vimeo Taps Kerry Trainor For New CEO

IAC, parent company of Vimeo, has announced that Kerry Trainor will take over as the new CEO of Vimeo. Trainor replace outgoing CEO Dae Mellencamp, who will remain with Vimeo as president. Trainor starts work at Vimeo on March 26th. …

Ads In Mobile Apps Could Pose Security Risk Ads In Mobile Apps Could Pose Security Risk

Researchers from North Carolina State University have found that including ads in mobile applications (apps) poses privacy and security risks. In a recent study of 100,000 apps in the official Google Play market, researchers noticed that more than half contained …

How the Encyclopaedia Britannica Stacks Up Against Wikipedia [Infographic] How the Encyclopaedia Britannica Stacks Up Against Wikipedia [Infographic]

I have to admit: when I wrote last week’s article about the Encyclopedia Britannica‘s going out of print, I jumped over to Wikipedia for a little bit of fact-checking. I’ve gone on record lamenting the demise of the multi-volume printed …

Google Maps Traffic Data Added For Norway, New Zealand, Hong Kong Google Maps Traffic Data Added For Norway, New Zealand, Hong Kong

Since it began tracking live traffic conditions in 2008, Google Maps has continuously added more and more locations to the service so that travelers can plan accordingly around hairy gridlocks and untimely commuting routes. Via the Lat Long blog today, …