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Facebook And Bango Partner On Mobile Payments Facebook And Bango Partner On Mobile Payments

Facebook has partnered with Bango, a provider of billing and analytics for app stores, mobile apps and sites. Bango will provide payment services to Facebook. Growing mobile use, and the lack of monetization of mobile users were highlighted in the …

Robot Mule May Soon Carry Soldiers’ Equipment Robot Mule May Soon Carry Soldiers’ Equipment

Our soldiers could soon get a helping hand in carrying gear thanks to a robotic mule. DARPA is testing a robotic mule that that will be able to carry 400 pounds of gear on a rough 20 mile trip without …

Entrepreneurs Are Taking Advantage Of Social Media Entrepreneurs Are Taking Advantage Of Social Media
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According to research by specialist business insurer Hiscox, entrepreneurs that have incorporated social media into their business models claim they use it to not only to increase brand awareness (27%) and boost sales (15%) but to also improve their customer …

Your Helpful Guide To Social Media Jobs Your Helpful Guide To Social Media Jobs

Ever thought about trying to get your foot in the door with one of the many social media companies? Nobody could blame you. It’s become a wealthy and ever-expanding industry and there are no signs of the momentum slowing anytime …

Hackers Ramp-Up Production At Foxconn Hackers Ramp-Up Production At Foxconn

Hackers calling themselves Swagg Security have infiltrated Foxconn’s computer systems and created havoc with production schedules and quotas. Taking advantage of an internet vulnerability, the group was able to gain access to usernames and passwords for many people within the …

All 4G Smartphones Free At T-Mobile For One-Day Valentine’s Sale All 4G Smartphones Free At T-Mobile For One-Day Valentine’s Sale
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Looking for a gift for your sweetheart this Valentine’s Day? Are they on a diet or allergic to roses? T-Mobile thinks that nothing says I love you like a new phone. This Saturday, February 11th, for one day only, T-Mobile …

Rep. John Fleming’s Abortionplex Nightmare Exists
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Earlier this week, as a result of his frustration toward Susan G. Komen For the Cure’s decision to not defund Planned Parenthood, Louisiana Congressman John Fleming took to his Facebook account to denounce the subsequent creation of Planned Parenthood’s Abortionplex, …

Kodak To Stop Selling Cameras To Cut Costs Kodak To Stop Selling Cameras To Cut Costs

Kodak, who recently filed for bankruptcy, has announced they will stop making digital cameras to cut costs. Reuters is reporting that Kodak is also halting production of pocket video cameras and digital picture frames in the first half of 2012. …

Apple iTV Rumored To Be Much Like iPad Apple iTV Rumored To Be Much Like iPad

iPods, iPhones, iMacs, iPads, iTV? It certainly seems so according to recent news. As technology grows, the possibilities for advancement in personal conveniences for everyday life grows. The conveniences that Apple Inc. has given us certainly surpass any past technologies …

iPad 3 Launch Event: Early March, Says Source iPad 3 Launch Event: Early March, Says Source
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Although previous reports indicated that we would see Apple announce the iPad 3 later this month, new sources say that it won’t be happening in February. Before you get too bummed out, I should probably tell you that they say …

Google To Open Retail Store In Dublin Google To Open Retail Store In Dublin
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If Apple and Amazon can do it, so can Google. The search giant is opening a retail store at its Dublin headquarters after a trial run in London. The Google store would sell, you guessed it, Google merchandise. What kind …

Google Preps To Launch Cloud Storage Service, But Is It Necessary? Google Preps To Launch Cloud Storage Service, But Is It Necessary?
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It would be remiss of Google if they left one corner of technology unexplored, so in order to ensure they aren’t vulnerable to such an oversight the search engine company is working on launching yet another service so as to …

iPad 3: Leaked Images Show Few External Changes, Big Internal Changes iPad 3: Leaked Images Show Few External Changes, Big Internal Changes
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UPDATE: iPad 3 Launch Event rumored for the first week of March. ORIGINAL ARTICLE: Several images are circulating this morning that appear to be components of the forthcoming iPad 3. While the various images show some interesting updates to some …

Defense Zone Game Now In HD For iPad

The creators of Defense Zone, a popular tower defense game, have announced the release of its new HD version for iPad2. In the new HD version, players can enjoy detailed backdrops with different types of landscapes, which can be used …

Google Motorola Deal: Justice Department To Clear It Next Week? Google Motorola Deal: Justice Department To Clear It Next Week?
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Back in August, Google announced its intent to acquire Motorla Mobility, which would make Google not only a mobile operating system (Android) provider, but a hardware provider, as well. Motorola Mobility’s hardware, by the way, isn’t limited to phones and …

LA County Bans Football And Frisbee Imposes $1000 Fine
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If you visit any beaches in Los Angeles County this summer you better look out. The board of supervisors agreed this week to raise fines for anyone who throws a football or volleyball on their beaches. Beach balls and volleyballs …

Rick Santorum Sees Surge in Searches, Stays Frothy In Various Search Engines Rick Santorum Sees Surge in Searches, Stays Frothy In Various Search Engines
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If you follow U.S. politics at all (or at this point, even turn on a TV), you probably know that Rick Santorum had a good Tuesday night. The former Pennsylvania Senator swept the primary contests, winning Colorado with 40.2% of …

Tim Schafer Raises $400K In 24 Hours For New Game

You may remember yesterday’s news that Double Fine was in talks with Minecraft’s Notch to fund a potential sequel to Psychonauts. Tim Schafer, perhaps unintentionally, built on that momentum to do something incredible. Tim Schafer and Ron Gilbert, the original …

Thief Turns Self In To Help Expose Pedophile
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An unnamed thief in Australia turned himself in to police back in October. Now, he is being shown leniency by the magistrate who sentenced him, and being praised for his actions. Why the sudden spate of conscience? And why the …

The Skyrim That Should Have Been
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What if Bethesda Game Studios, makers of Skyrim, could do anything they wanted for a week? That’s what the studio did after completing Skyrim and the results are amazing. Bethesda’s Todd Howard showed a highlight yesterday at D.I.C.E. 2012 that …

Groupon Posts Q4 Net Loss Of $37M Groupon Posts Q4 Net Loss Of $37M

Groupon released their Q4 2011 report today, revealing a year-to-year 194% increase in revenue from $172.2 million in 2010 to $506.5 million this year. However, the online purveyors of collectively bargained daily deals had a net loss of $37 million …

40 Foot Whale Shark Yields $18,000 To Fishermen 40 Foot Whale Shark Yields $18,000 To Fishermen
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A pakistani fisherman has caught a 40 foot long whale shark. The shark weighs about 6.5 tons and was found floating unconscious about 150 kilometers off the shore. It was dead by the time it was removed from the water. …

The BBC Hunts For Internet Trolls The BBC Hunts For Internet Trolls
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What happens when the BBC tracks down an Internet troll? Pure hilarity. Now trolling is never nice, but to film the tracking of an Internet troll like it was “To Catch a Predator” is just odd. It’s obvious that trolls …

Google Clarifies Screenwise Program Google Clarifies Screenwise Program
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This morning we brought you news of Google’s Screenwise program. Participants in Screenwise install an extension in their Google Chrome browser that lets Google monitor their internet activity. Participants are compensated with a $5 gift code to Amazon as soon …