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Lady Gaga Now On Google+ Lady Gaga Now On Google+
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Lady Gaga has joined Google+. She’s been one of the most popular people on other social networks like Twitter and Facebook, and it’s a little surprising that she hasn’t made her way to Google+ before now. Danny Sullivan suggests Google’s …

Google: Here’s How To Get Discovered On Google+ Google: Here’s How To Get Discovered On Google+

Google launched “Search Plus Your World” last week. As controversial as it may be, it is putting Google+ content in search results, and that simply means that the greater presence you have on Google+, the more likely you’ll be able …

Google’s “Open Sesame” QR Log-in Feature: Don’t Get Used To It Google’s “Open Sesame” QR Log-in Feature: Don’t Get Used To It
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As previously reported, Google has a QR Code page for phone-based authentication. It was found in the wild, and has picked up a lot of attention on the social networks and in the tech press, but don’t get too attached …

Google “Good To Know” Campaign Launched To Raise Security Awareness Google “Good To Know” Campaign Launched To Raise Security Awareness
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Google has launched what it calls its biggest-ever consumer education campaign, which is focused on security. It’s called “Good to Know”. The landing page is a resource site with various tips and advice about staying secure. “Our ad campaign offers …

[Updated] Open Sesame: Google’s Newest Security Log-In Uses QR Codes [Updated] Open Sesame: Google’s Newest Security Log-In Uses QR Codes
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Be you a hyper-vigilant security hound or just a devoted paranoiac, Google has introduced a way in which you can at least alleviate that sensation whenever you log in to your Google account. In an effort to circumvent keyloggers or …

Youtube: Alicia Keys Sings Happy Birthday To MLK Youtube: Alicia Keys Sings Happy Birthday To MLK
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To celebrate MLK Day today, Alicia Keys took it to YouTube.

Telecommunications Industry Grows Despite Uncertainty Telecommunications Industry Grows Despite Uncertainty

Uncertainty about the global economy doesn’t seem to be hindering the growth of the telecommunications industry. Currently at 2.1 trillion, revenue from services are expected to grow to 2.7 trillion by the year 2017. This news comes to us from …

Lawyers Allege Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty By Netflix

Legal claims against the officers and Board of Directors of Netflix, by Former United States Securities and Exchange Commission attorney Willie Briscoe, founder of The Briscoe Law Firm, PLLC, and the securities litigation firm of Powers Taylor, LLP. The investigation …

Martin Luther King Jr. Digital Archive Goes Live Martin Luther King Jr. Digital Archive Goes Live

A massive collection of documents associated with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has gone live today, a fitting tribute on the great leader’s national holiday. The King Center Imaging Project, a collaboration of The King Center and JPMorgan Chase started …

Wikipedia SOPA/PIPA Blackout Pages

As part of a sustained effort against (the recently-shelved) SOPA and (still-threatening) PIPA bills before Congress and the Senate, respectively, Wikipedia has announced that they will be part of a blackout on Wednesday, January 18. (image)@jimmy_walesJimmy WalesStudent warning! Do your …

Man Who Received Face Transplant Smiles For First Time Man Who Received Face Transplant Smiles For First Time

This is probably one of the most miraculous things you will ever see or even hear about in your life. There’s not much I can say about it without revealing myself to be an ignoramus and a pedant, so I …

Brad Bitt Laughing, The Headcrab Cat, and a Lazy Jedi Brad Bitt Laughing, The Headcrab Cat, and a Lazy Jedi

A viral video is one that becomes popular through 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 …

Google Speaks Out Against Righthaven In Court Google Speaks Out Against Righthaven In Court

The last time we checked in with the Righthaven saga, righthaven.com had just been sold in a domain auction, as Righthaven struggled to pay legal costs and fines. Now, when you go to righthaven.com, you are greeted with the image …

The Pirate Bay Gets Into Promoting The Pirate Bay Gets Into Promoting

The Pirate Bay is looking to promote your band or film for free if you’re willing to let other people get at it for free. The Pirate Bay today announced The Promo Bay, a new promotional tool that allows the …

MLK, Jon Huntsman, and Horcruxes MLK, Jon Huntsman, and Horcruxes

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

Cyber-Attacks Mirror Middle East Conflict Cyber-Attacks Mirror Middle East Conflict

The virtual pissing contest between Arabs and Israelis raged on today. A hacker network called “group-xp” claimed responsibility for DDoS attacks on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange and on El Al Israel Airlines. But, let’s be clear. They did not …

Meet The Global Online Freedom Act Of 2011
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Alongside SOPA, PIPA and OPEN, H.R. 3605 has joined the party. H.R. 3605, otherwise known as the Global Online Freedom Act of 2011 was drafted and introduced to the House on December 8 by Representative Christopher Smith from New Jersey. …

New Apple Store In The South Of France Will Be Almost All Glass New Apple Store In The South Of France Will Be Almost All Glass

Apple is getting ready to expand its retail presence in France, according to a new report. Aix-en-Provence will become home to France’s second Apple Store sometime late this year, reports Aix en Dialogue, the official magazine of the city. The …

Twitter Hacker Targets Kutcher Twitter Hacker Targets Kutcher

Over the past weekend Two and a Half Men star Ashton Kutcher had his Twitter account taken over by a hacker who had ill intentions. Apparently the perpitrator tweeted on the subject of Lorene Scafaria, rumored to be dating Kutcher. …

IBM Announces Social Analytics Services IBM Announces Social Analytics Services
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IBM unveiled today a new set of software and services for social analytics in the enterprise. The main software product is IBM Connections for analytics, real-time data monitoring, and collaborative networks through IBM’s SmartCloud services. Included in the new offerings, …

Want The Fastest Internet? You Better Go With Cable Want The Fastest Internet? You Better Go With Cable

Tired of having those lags in loading a streaming video that interrupt your all-important viewing enjoyment? Want to be able to download gobs of torrents in the blink of an eye? Feel like your Internet connection moves slower than a …

Facebook Status Reveals Why Cruise Captain Came Near Shore Facebook Status Reveals Why Cruise Captain Came Near Shore
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The captain of the Costa Concordia, Francesco Schettino, has been placed under arrest and may be facing manslaughter charges stemming from the six deaths authorities now say he caused. Italy’s Corriere della Sera newspaper reports that the captain executed a …

Facebook Finding New Ways To Increase Ad Sales Facebook Finding New Ways To Increase Ad Sales
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It looks like Facebook is really trying to ramp up revenue ahead of its IPO (which is now expected in May). Apparently the company is cold calling, or cold emailing rather, businesses trying to get them to sign on for …

Steve Jobs Doll Is No Longer Being Sold Steve Jobs Doll Is No Longer Being Sold

Remember that creepy Steve Jobs figurine that In Icons, the Hong Kong company, was making. They’re stopping production of it. PC World is reporting that In Icon has stopped production of the controversial Steve Jobs figurine and won’t be selling …