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iPad 3 To Ship In March (Rumor) iPad 3 To Ship In March (Rumor)
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Japanese Mac Blog MacOkatara has reported that Chinese manufacturers Foxconn and Pegatron are beginning production of the iPad 3. According to MacOkatara’s sources, Foxconn will take 85% of the iPad 3 production, and Pegatron will take the remaining 15%. These …

Microsoft, Apple Are Most Visited Computer/Electronic Sites Microsoft, Apple Are Most Visited Computer/Electronic Sites
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Just as how you go to the grocery store when you want to find food, a new Nielsen report shows that when the people want to find some information about electronics and computers, it comes as no surprise that they …

CES 2012: Pandora Owns The Digital Airwaves CES 2012: Pandora Owns The Digital Airwaves
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Everybody loves Pandora Radio and 125 million users can’t be wrong. Pandora used CES as an excuse to boast their ridiculous number of registered users and new partnerships that further cement them as a major player in the Internet radio …

Reddit Black Out On 01/18 To Protest PIPA / SOPA Reddit Black Out On 01/18 To Protest PIPA / SOPA
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Reddit announced that it will be blacking out its site for 12 hours on 01-18 from 8AM – 8PM EST. The Reddit Team says in a blog post: Instead of the normal glorious, user-curated chaos of reddit, we will be …

The Next Web Is Most Engaged News Group on Google+ The Next Web Is Most Engaged News Group on Google+
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According to a new study from Adam Sherk, after examining the frequency of posts with comments, +1s and shares, found that The Next Web has the highest level of engagement on Google+ among other news organizations. TNW eked out above …

Twitter Account Verification To Spread Through Ecosystem Twitter Account Verification To Spread Through Ecosystem
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Twitter announced the launch of a new pilot program to distribute verified account handles and public profile metadata to developers, media and content services, and consumer device manufacturers. The initial partners for the program include: The Echo Nest, Gracenote and …

BOND 50: Fifty Years Of James Bond In One Gold Box; CES 2012 BOND 50: Fifty Years Of James Bond In One Gold Box; CES 2012
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Speaking at a Directors’ Panel discussion at Panasonic’s CES booth today, the directors of ten James Bond films gathered to announce BOND 50, a massive boxed set containing all 22 movies on Blu-ray. While many of the bond movies have …

Is Wikipedia Leaving GoDaddy Or Not? Is Wikipedia Leaving GoDaddy Or Not?
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Did GoDaddy’s denouncement of SOPA/PIPA change the online encyclopedia’s point of view on the domain registrar or are the folks who run Wikipedia being selective about the next place they register their domain? As of now, thanks to the ByeDaddy …

Google “Search, Plus Your World”: Twitter Not Happy [Updated] Google “Search, Plus Your World”: Twitter Not Happy [Updated]
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Update: Google has responded to Twitter’s comments via Google+: “We are a bit surprised by Twitter’s comments about Search plus Your World, because they chose not to renew their agreement with us last summer (http://goo.gl/chKwi), and since then we have …

CES 2012: Razer Has Won The Tablet War
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Tablets can play games, sure, but this tablet can really play games. Razer announced during CES Project Fiona, a gaming tablet that is more akin to a gaming PC. The device itself looks really weird at first. It’s a tablet …

Google Flu Trends Helps Hospitals Accurately Predict Influenza Cases Google Flu Trends Helps Hospitals Accurately Predict Influenza Cases

A new study from John Hopkins University shows that Google’s influenza oracle, Flu Trends, turns out to be a reliable way for hospitals to anticipate outbreaks or “seasons” of patients sick with the flu, possibly more reliable than using “outdated” …

CES 2012: THX Media Director Makes Watching Movies Easier CES 2012: THX Media Director Makes Watching Movies Easier

THX is showing off a new technology at CES today. THX Media Director is a feature that is already integrated into a variety of home entertainment devices – TVs, Blu-ray players, and more. The purpose of THX Media Director is …

Ustream Videos Had Over 2 Billion Views In 2011 [Infographic] Ustream Videos Had Over 2 Billion Views In 2011 [Infographic]

Online streaming video solution Ustream has put out an infographic showcasing some stats on usage of its service, including 2 billion views for 2011. Others of note: 51 million viewers per month globally, and 49 million hours of video viewed …

Mass Suicide At Foxconn Barely Avoided Mass Suicide At Foxconn Barely Avoided
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Foxconn, the Chinese manufacturer of Apple products and game consoles, has had a rough time with worker suicides and reports of bad employee treatment. Well, it just got worse. Kotaku is reporting that on January 2, over 300 employees at …

Anderson Cooper & The Shakeweight, Hand Dancing, and This Isn’t Mario Kart Anderson Cooper & The Shakeweight, Hand Dancing, and This Isn’t Mario Kart

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 …

BCS Championship Enjoys Large Online Audience BCS Championship Enjoys Large Online Audience

While the early reports of last night’s BCS Championship Game ratings were delivered with a certain kind of spin — that is, the lowest they’ve been in some time — the folks at ESPN’s press center are offering lessons on …

Due To Skype, Your International Calls Will Not Be Completed As Dialed Due To Skype, Your International Calls Will Not Be Completed As Dialed
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In the very near future it looks like we’ll be adding the international phone call to the List of Inglorious Obsolescence currently populated by Crystal Pepsi, privacy, MC Hammer pants, and crank-start automobiles. Due to the increased “cross-border traffic” of …

Comcast Brings TV To Your iPad With AnyPlay Comcast Brings TV To Your iPad With AnyPlay

The array of options for streaming content to tablets like the iPad or its Android competitors is vast and seems to be growing all the time. Services like Netflix, Hulu, and a host of others allow users to watch all …

Diablo III Kind Of Announced For Consoles

Diablo III may be, once and for all, coming to consoles. Cue gasps from the PC community. Now, I’m going to file this one under all but confirmed because it’s not actually confirmed yet, but a fan on twitter asked …

Wolfram Proposes .data TLD Wolfram Proposes .data TLD
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Stephen Wolfram, the scientist behind Mathematica and Wolfram Alpha, says he’s been involved with the worldwide data community in coordinating the creation of a .data top-level Internet domain, which would highlight the exposure of data across the Internet, “and providing …

Tim Tebow’s Fire Burns In Us All Tim Tebow’s Fire Burns In Us All
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Back in the 1980s, a group known as “the Brat Pack” were right in the middle of some of Hollywood’s finer moments, including such gems as The Breakfast Club and St Elmo’s Fire. The group consisted of a who’s who …

The Daily Comes To Android, Starting With Samsung Galaxy Tab The Daily Comes To Android, Starting With Samsung Galaxy Tab
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The Daily, the News Corp. publication originally launched as an experimental news app for the iPad, is now moving beyond the iPad and into Android territory. The publication announced that it will come pre-loaded on the Android-powered Samsung Galaxy Tab …

CES 2012: Mercedes Debuting New Line Of Smart Cars CES 2012: Mercedes Debuting New Line Of Smart Cars
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The one thing that was not expected at CES this year was the emergence of the smart car. Mercedes-Benz USA is introducing and launching mbrace2 today. The service provides drivers top-of-the-line features related to safety, infotainment, personal assistance and vehicle …

Play Your World With Google Maps: Coming To Google+ Play Your World With Google Maps: Coming To Google+

Google has uploaded a new video to its YouTube channel that previews a game coming to Google+ called Play Your World with Google Maps. There’s not a whole lot of info about the game that I can see, beyond its …