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Google Adding Improvement To Related Image Searches Google Adding Improvement To Related Image Searches
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Google is bringing an improvement to their image search function. Spoiler: It’s a really good improvement. Peter Linsley, product manager for Google, detailed today on the official

Conan O’Brien Takes Two Screens To a New Level Conan O’Brien Takes Two Screens To a New Level

The Team Coco Tablet App steps into the entertainment fray, bringing the “two screens” phenomenon to late night. Armed with the knowledge that many TV viewers have their smartphone or tablet handy when watching shows, the Team Coco visionaries aim …

Google Set To Leapfrog Facebook In Advertising Revenue Next Year Google Set To Leapfrog Facebook In Advertising Revenue Next Year
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Maybe Microsoft’s claim that Google is the “world’s largest advertising company” may not have been so far off the mark if current predictions come true. Last year, Facebook leaped past Yahoo! to become the top seller of online ads. This …

Google Voice Gets Circles a la Plus Google Voice Gets Circles a la Plus

For those who use Google Voice, the telephony product from Google Labs, the announcement today that Voice is getting Circles must have been welcome news. I’ve had a Google Voice number for years. I’m sure there is a good way …

YouTube Publishes New Creator Playbook YouTube Publishes New Creator Playbook

YouTube makes a Creator Playbook that seeks to help YouTube producers and directors make the best videos possible. YouTube has changed though and the site has updated its Creator Playbook to reflect that. The new Creator Playbook features all the …

The White House Fights To Protect Consumers The White House Fights To Protect Consumers

The White House has been working diligently to draft a new privacy protection bill to safeguard user’s information and preserve the internet as a facilitator of innovation and economic growth. This comes at a time when Google has drawn a …

NBA Slam Dunk Contest Will Be Decided By Twitter Votes NBA Slam Dunk Contest Will Be Decided By Twitter Votes
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This year’s Slam Dunk contest is going to be different from contests of the past. First off, all four participants are first-timers – Chase Budinger, Paul George, Jeremy Evans, and Derrick Williams. The format is also new, and it’s highlighted …

SafeGov Wonders How Secure Google’s Cloud Is SafeGov Wonders How Secure Google’s Cloud Is

SafeGov.org security experts have been questioning whether or not Google has a sufficient level of security surrounding their cloud services, for the protection of government information that it hosts. According to PRN, recent incidents have prompted SafeGov to speculate that …

Aion Going Free-To-Play This Month

Aion is joining the ranks of every MMO that isn’t World of Warcraft or Star Wars: The Old Republic by going free-to-play this month. The change from subscription to free-to-play is hardly ever a smooth transition, but Aion seems to …

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s Daytona 500 Viral Ad Shows The Driver Really Loves Diet Mountain Dew Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s Daytona 500 Viral Ad Shows The Driver Really Loves Diet Mountain Dew
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NASCAR is gearing up for the biggest race of the year, which also happens to be the first race of the year. The legendary Daytona 500 has been thrilling fans since 1959, and one the race’s most prominent participants loves …

Dennis Woodside Said To Be New Motorola Mobility CEO Dennis Woodside Said To Be New Motorola Mobility CEO

If a tweet from Bloomberg is accurate, Google has found a new CEO for its Motorola Mobility unit. Google’s acquisition of Motorola Mobility received regulatory approval ten days ago. The man would be Dennis Woodside, who currently heads Google’s Americas …

Friending Your Kids On Facebook Not Good Enough According To Recent Study Friending Your Kids On Facebook Not Good Enough According To Recent Study

The leading online monitoring service for kids’ social networking activities, SocialShield, released some concerning findings today from a consumer study. The study surveyed more than 4,000 parents and reveals that less than 8% are aware of cyberbullying incidents involving their …

Mobile Devices Generated Nearly 10% Of All Internet Traffic In 2011 Mobile Devices Generated Nearly 10% Of All Internet Traffic In 2011
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comScore released their annual report that assess the ever-changing landscape of mobile technology. The report, “2012 Mobile Future in Focus,” examines what’s changed in the past year as well as how those changes will shape the upcoming year in the …

Microsoft Takes Aim At Google With “Smoked By Windows Phone” Campaign Microsoft Takes Aim At Google With “Smoked By Windows Phone” Campaign

At the Consumer Electronics Show in January Microsoft launched their “Smoked by Windows Phone” challenge. Microsoft challenged conference-goers to pit their phones against phones running the Windows Phone operating system. Those whose phones won received $100, while those whose phones …

Journalist Marie Colvin Murdered in Syria

As we all know, the current bloodshed in Syria continues to grow. With this outrage, Syrian forces recently announced that they would kill any journalists that set foot on Syrian soil. This premise killed the dedicated, talented, and unique reporter …

Facebook, Google Seek to Expand Dublin Offices Facebook, Google Seek to Expand Dublin Offices

In Dublin, 40% of offices bought or leased in 2011 were held by American companies, and internet companies like Google and Yelp are seeking more space in the Irish capital. Facebook seeks to double the size of it’s Dublin office, …

New Tumblr Content Policy Will Ban Self-Harm, Pro-Ana Blogs New Tumblr Content Policy Will Ban Self-Harm, Pro-Ana Blogs
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Tumblr is entering thorny territory today with the announcement of an update to their content policy. In an official blog post, Tumblr announced that they plan to revise their current policy in a way that will prohibit self-harm blogs. To …

Jet Set Radio Set For Release On XBLA And PSN

Sega has been kind of meh lately with their XBLA and PSN releases of classic Dreamcast games. The only really good one in the last release was Crazy Taxi. Before all the Sonic fans pick up their pitchforks, Sonic Adventure …

Yahoo and Bing: Look How Well Our Ads Are Doing Yahoo and Bing: Look How Well Our Ads Are Doing
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As you may know, Microsoft and Yahoo have a “search alliance” which sees Microsoft powering Yahoo’s organic search results, as well as migrating Yahoo Search Marketing to Microsoft’s adCenter. The organic transition has already happened worldwide, and the ad platform …

Office Depot Will Now Offer NOOK Tablets Office Depot Will Now Offer NOOK Tablets

Office Depot is celebrating 25 year in the business of providing quality products and services to customers worldwide. Today they announced that they are partnering with the world’s largest book seller, Barnes & Noble to offer their cutting-edge ebook readers, …

Comcast Launches New ‘Mini-Hulu’ Comcast Launches New ‘Mini-Hulu’
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On Tuesday, Comcast launched Xfinity Streampix, a new streaming video subscription service . Steampix features movies and full seasons of TV shows, and comes bundled with certain TV/internet and TV/internet/voice packages, or can be added for $5/month for current Comcast …

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Beta Keys Now Being Offered Via Survey
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On Valentine’s Day, Valve kicked off the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive beta. For the first wave, they gave out beta keys to the top 7000 active players in CS:S and CS 1.6. After the initial round of testing, they announced phase …

Mozilla Introduces “Personas” Sign-Ins Mozilla Introduces “Personas” Sign-Ins

Mozilla has introduced Personas, a project formerly called BrowserID. It is a multi-browser website authentication mechanism that is similar to Facebook Connect. The procedures set up by Personas allow users to login to websites that support their BrowserID signing and …

Generation C Emerges As The Digital Consumer Of Our Time Generation C Emerges As The Digital Consumer Of Our Time

I don’t really get why we need to apply random letters to generations like Generation X, but Nielsen feels that its appropriate to introduce a new one to the mix – Generation C. You may be asking yourself what Generation …