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Super Bowl Weekend Twitter (And Exact Target) Style Super Bowl Weekend Twitter (And Exact Target) Style

Email marketing firm Exact Target announced that it has partnered with Twitter to host marketers in downtown Indianapolis and provide daily updates throughout Super Bowl weekend. Exact Target is actually based in Indianapolis, where the Super Bowl is being held. …

Super Bowl Search Stats From Yahoo: Pats Beat Giants, Eli Beats Brady Super Bowl Search Stats From Yahoo: Pats Beat Giants, Eli Beats Brady
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The Yahoo search blog has just released a trove of search stats regarding all things Super Bowl, and it’s clear that if the Super Bowl could be decided by search volume the New England Patriots would have this thing in …

Justin Bieber Fever In Miami? Justin Bieber Fever In Miami?
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I got a fever and the only prescription is more Bieber or at least that’s the case for hundreds of teenaged girls. Bieber is believed to be visiting Miami-Dade. JB tweeted a recent picture of himself outside standing in front …

Geordi From Star Trek Takes Control Of Twitter! Geordi From Star Trek Takes Control Of Twitter!
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LeVar Burton, Star Trek’s Lieutenant Geordi, and also Reading Rainbow’s TV show host of 26 years, has attempted to take control of the handle @ReadingRainbow. Apparently while trying to register for the handle he discovered that someone else already beat …

Soulja Boy Killed By Twitter Hoax Soulja Boy Killed By Twitter Hoax

Soulja Boy is not dead. You can rest easy, Twitterverse. That doesn’t make the hoax any less funny though. Somewhere, somehow, on the Internet today, #RIPSouljaBoy began trending. People were obviously concerned for the rapper’s well being. Well, some people …

Social Network Star Busted With Pot Brownies Social Network Star Busted With Pot Brownies

Armie Hammer, who played the Winklevii in “The Social Network”, was busted for possession of 3 pot cookies and a brownie in Texas back in November. No word yet on how the case is proceeding, and Hammer doesn’t want to …

French Regulator Asks Google To Delay Privacy Changes French Regulator Asks Google To Delay Privacy Changes

Google made news last week when they announced a new unified privacy policy for all their services. Although the new privacy policy is far simpler and more straightforward than the various policies Google had in place for their various services …

UPenn’s Flying Robots Called Quadrotors=Skynet? UPenn’s Flying Robots Called Quadrotors=Skynet?

Apparently there are robots preparing to take over the world; it’s a scary time and we all need to band together. Nah, just kidding, but that’d be kind of cool, right? Well, if you’re a lover of robotics and technology …

Facebook Photo Viewer May Soon Look More Like Google’s Facebook Photo Viewer May Soon Look More Like Google’s

Facebook is reportedly testing a new design of its photo viewer, and guess what. It looks almost exactly like the one found in Google+. Here’s what Google’s photo viewer looks like: It’s pretty basic. The photo is large on the …

Facebook: Nobody’s Sick Of It Yet! Facebook: Nobody’s Sick Of It Yet!
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Here’s some less than surprising news: Facebook users show no signs of boredom or “fatigue” with the social networking site. I guess this is great news and very timely as they have just filed to go public. The Pew Research …

MegaUpload Founder Denied Bail Once Again MegaUpload Founder Denied Bail Once Again

The MegaSaga continues with MegaUpload founder Kim Dotcom accusing police of assault and being denied bail… again. TorrentFreak reported on the hearing at the New Zealand High Court today where Dotcom continued the fight against extradition to the United States …

Windows Phone 8 Details Emerge Windows Phone 8 Details Emerge

The iPhone 5 may have to watch out if this Windows Phone 8 leak is to be believed. Pocket Now is claiming to have seen a video from Windows Phone manager Joe Belfiore that details the changes coming to Windows …

Donald Trump Endorses Romney, “You’re Hired!” – Twitter Reactions Donald Trump Endorses Romney, “You’re Hired!” – Twitter Reactions

In case you haven’t heard, one guy with really ridiculous hair just endorsed another guy with pretty fantastic hair for president. As is the American birthright, people posted their opinions on Twitter and these are some of the choicest ones …

Ubehebe Volcano Explosion In California Coming Soon Ubehebe Volcano Explosion In California Coming Soon
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Peri Sasnett of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Columbia University has lead a team of researchers to study Ubehebe. Ubehebe is a large volcanic crater in the north of Death Valley. Using technology taken from the dating …

Tax Season 2012: W2 Deadline Tax Season 2012: W2 Deadline
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If you did not get your W-2 in the mail today, don’t blow a fuse. According to IRS rules, employers have until Jan 31 to get your W-2s in the mail. Most should arrive today, but give it until tomorrow’s …

Facebook Premium And More Intrusive Ads May Be Coming Facebook Premium And More Intrusive Ads May Be Coming
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We all know how annoying it is to see our Facebook friends go nuts reposting that “OMG Facebook charging at the end of the month. Repost to keep ur account free!” No matter how many times Facebook denies it, there …

Robert Bork: The Reason For No Netflix App On Facebook Robert Bork: The Reason For No Netflix App On Facebook
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If Netflix was peanut butter and Facebook was jelly, you’d think indulging in the combination of the two would be a natural delight that nobody would prevent you from enjoying. There’s just one problem with this scenario: Facebook can’t be …

Google Mind The Gap Program Aims To Get More Women Into Computer Engineering Google Mind The Gap Program Aims To Get More Women Into Computer Engineering

Google ran a blog post today about how it encourages women to study engineering, highlighting its “Mind the Gap” program. The program aims to tackle the issue of the decline in females studying computer science globally. “Teenage years have been …

Budweiser Super Bowl Ad Gives Me The Warm & Fuzzies Budweiser Super Bowl Ad Gives Me The Warm & Fuzzies
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My god, there are a lot of quality Super Bowl advertisements that have been leaked before Sunday’s big game. You’ve got the Soup Nazi Acura ad, Audi’s perfectly soundtracked vampire-killing ad, Matthew Broderick reliving one of my favorite movies ever, …

“Operation Fake Sweep” Seizes More Than $4.8 million In Fake NFL Merchandise

As reported earlier by WebProNews, the Department of Justice seized several websites claiming to stream the Super Bowl live illegally. Now news has broken that “Operation Fake Sweep” has seized over 4.8 million dollars in fake merchandise along with the …

Google Bouncer Scanning Android Market For Malware Google Bouncer Scanning Android Market For Malware

Are you afraid of malicious software on the Android Market? Google has you covered. Today on the Google Mobile Blog, Hiroshi Lockheimer, Google’s VP of Engineering for Android, announced a new software system for Android phones called “Bouncer.” It provides …

Facebook Outage Reported By Various Twitter Users Facebook Outage Reported By Various Twitter Users

Having too many outages wasn’t listed in the risk factors of Facebook’s filing, so they’re probably not too concerned about it, but they do happen sometimes. In fact, some people have been tweeting about Facebook downtime today, less than 24 …

TSA Agent Steals Money From Passenger at JFK International Airport
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In the spirit of providing outstanding customer service and unparalleled security a Transportation Security Administration agent at John F. Kennedy International Airport stole $5,000 in cash from a Bangladeshi passenger’s jacket. Alexandra Schmid took the money as it went along …

Android Smartphones & iPhone Gain Market Share, Everyone Else Loses Android Smartphones & iPhone Gain Market Share, Everyone Else Loses
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Android’s market share grew 2.5% in the fourth quarter of 2011 to 47.3% of the smartphone market, according to data just released by comScore. In September Google’s operating system had 44.8% of the smartphone market. Smartphone users make up 40% …