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Google Readies For World IPv6 Launch In June Google Readies For World IPv6 Launch In June

It’s might not be an intuitive concept, but the real estate market of the Internet is running out of room. It’s been happening for some time now, so it’s not exactly a surprise but it’s something that has to be …

Da Vinci Code Litigation

The Catholic Church is once again facing the heat in another child abuse scandal, this time in Manchester, England. According to Richard Scorer, a child abuse specialist in a Manchester law firm, all diocese possess a hidden archive where secret …

Facebook Publicly Unmasks Koobface Hackers Facebook Publicly Unmasks Koobface Hackers
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The New York Times reported yesterday on a powerful “web gang” that have been pocketing millions of dollars from unsuspecting web surfers using a worm dubbed “Koobface” (an anagram of “Facebook”). Apparently, it is known who they are. It is …

iPad 3 Announcement Coming In Late February? iPad 3 Announcement Coming In Late February?
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Apple may be planning the iPad 3 announcement for late February in advance of an early March release, according to Japanese tech site MacOkatara. The Chinese New Year was earlier than usual this year, allowing for an earlier start to …

Coliloquy Brings Interactive Reading To Kindle Coliloquy Brings Interactive Reading To Kindle

Ever find yourself reading a book wherein you are disappointed with the decisions of the characters? Wish something had gone down a little differently? It’s frustrating, it’s rewarding, it’s depressing, it’s memorable, but one thing is universal – that’s just …

Bill Gates Is Better Than Batman Bill Gates Is Better Than Batman
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Frugal Dad brings us the daily infographic about the numerous lives that Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has saved since he turned to charity work. It’s called “Redefining Action Hero: Bill Gates is Better than Batman.” Frugal Dad had this to …

Google To Protest SOPA, PIPA With Homepage Link Google To Protest SOPA, PIPA With Homepage Link
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Wednesday, January 18th is scheduled to be a internet-wide day of protest, as sites big and small are going dark for the day to express their disapproval of the SOPA / PIPA legislation. SOPA Blackout Day will see sites like …

Google+ Gets Hashtag Autocomplete Google+ Gets Hashtag Autocomplete

It’s a simple, but useful feature. Google just announced the addition of hashtag autocomplete to Google+. It’s pretty self-explanatory. When you start typing a hashtag, it will suggest options as you type. Here’s a quick clip demoing the functionality: Google’s …

Apple Ordering 7 Million iPad 3 Displays, Will Keep Making iPad 2 Apple Ordering 7 Million iPad 3 Displays, Will Keep Making iPad 2

Apple has ordered between 6 and 7 million display panels for the first quarter launch of the iPad 3, according to a DigiTimes report this morning. The orders of the iPad 3 panels will increase to 10 million by the …

December Online Video Rankings: Google Sites Reign Supreme December Online Video Rankings: Google Sites Reign Supreme

comScore has just released their December 2011 U.S. Online Video Rankings, and it comes as no surprise that Google sites, led primarily by YouTube, took the crown. U.S. internet denizens watched a lot of online video in December – 23.2 …

Disney Launches New Site For Parents Disney Launches New Site For Parents

Disney, not content in making you buy their products for every other facet of your life, now wants you to buy baby stuff from them. Disney announced today the launch of DisneyBaby.com, a new online destination and product showcase for …

Distant Contacts Responsible For Most Info Spread On Facebook Distant Contacts Responsible For Most Info Spread On Facebook

Facebook is sharing some new research by Facebook Data Scientist Eytan Bakshy that “suggests Facebook is more than just an echo chamber where only likeminded people share information with each other – instead, social networking technologies help to encourage the …

Max Payne 3 Finally Launching In May

After almost 10 years of no activity, Max Payne is back and ready for another round of cinematic action and too many bullets to even count. Rockstar Games announced today that Max Payne 3 is expected to launch on the …

iOS 5.1 Beta 3 Reveals Hints About iPad 3, Facebook Integration iOS 5.1 Beta 3 Reveals Hints About iPad 3, Facebook Integration
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Though hardly infallible, the practice of digging through the code of Apple’s iOS update is a time-honored way to find clues about what Apple might have coming down the pipeline. Apple recently released the third beta of iOS 5.1, the …

IT Employment Continues to Grow IT Employment Continues to Grow

In December 2011, the IT job market grew by 15,300 jobs, which is part of a general upward trend according to a report by TechServe Alliance. This figure encumpasses IT service firms, suppliers, clients, and consultants. This is almost a …

SMX Israel: What You Missed SMX Israel: What You Missed

SMX Israel took place in Jerusalem on Sunday as a one-day event full of keynotes and sessions, led by Barry Schwartz from Search Engine Land/Search Engine Roundtable. That’s a long trip for those of us in the states (or for …

Going Dark For SOPA Blackout? Here Are Some Tips Going Dark For SOPA Blackout? Here Are Some Tips
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As major sites like Wikipedia and reddit prepare for a Wednesday blackout to protest the Stop Online Piracy Act and its Senate cousin the Protect IP Act, many smaller sites are also debating whether or not they want to participate …

Mortal Kombat Going Portable This Spring

I remember playing Mortal Kombat on the Game Boy growing up. Ed Boon and his team are bringing back the portable Mortal Kombat to PlayStation Vita this spring. Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announced today that Mortal Kombat will ship for …

iPads Are Now Being Used To Assist Cerebral Palsy Patients iPads Are Now Being Used To Assist Cerebral Palsy Patients

Seems like people are finding some unexpected uses for iPads as of late. Most people stick to traditional uses like reading books, checking emails and the like. Some people have dropped them from near-space. Some people studied their face-smack impact. …

Self-Healing iPhone Case: The Clumsy/Angry Smartphone User’s Dream Self-Healing iPhone Case: The Clumsy/Angry Smartphone User’s Dream
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If you’re as haphazard with your iPhone as I am, it probably didn’t take you very long to figure out that a nice, solid case was in your best interest. And it probably wasn’t very long before that case was …

IP Targeted Political Advertising on the Horizon IP Targeted Political Advertising on the Horizon

Elect Strategies, is a data targeting firm that specializes in providing demographic information to political marketing campaighns and recently they are promoting the ability to target markets via IP addresses. For those not familiar with these types of firms and …

AMD To Enter Ultrabook Market This Year AMD To Enter Ultrabook Market This Year

AMD has always been the cheaper alternative to Intel when it comes to processors and they are extending that to the Ultrabook market as well. Intel already announced their new Ivy Bridge platform Ultrabooks at CES. They’re hoping that will …

SOPA Blackout… Without the Consequences
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Josh Wolford’s comprehensive rundown of the SOPA/PIPA protest blackouts slated for tomorrow mentioned how some site admins do not wish to totally black out their sites, for a variety of valid reasons (the hit to SEO alone can be crippling). …

Lady Gaga Is The Queen Of Twitter With 18 Million Followers Lady Gaga Is The Queen Of Twitter With 18 Million Followers

Mother Monster still rules the Twitterverse. Lady Gaga has become the first Twitter user to reach 18 million followers. She announced this milestone with a tweet, reminiscing about a time when she barely had any Twitter followers: @ladygagaLady GagaCan’t believe …