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Square Comes To New York City Cabs Square Comes To New York City Cabs

According to various reports, and confirmed by CEO Jack Dorsey via Twitter, Square is coming to Taxi cabs in New York City. Lauren Goode at AllThingsD reports that the NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission has approved a proposal to get …

Andrew Breitbart’s Death Unleashes Foul Torrent of Nastiness On Twitter Andrew Breitbart’s Death Unleashes Foul Torrent of Nastiness On Twitter
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Well, Rush Limbaugh thought highly of Andrew Breitbart. And, so did a considerable number of other people. These people, on the other hand, did not. And, they are taking the occasion of his passing to say so out loud. Now, …

Tumblr Updates No Self-Harm Blog Policy: You Can Discuss It, Just Don’t Promote It Tumblr Updates No Self-Harm Blog Policy: You Can Discuss It, Just Don’t Promote It
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Last week, Tumblr announced a new policy that drew some mixed responses, and now they’ve made some clarifications in the hopes of making things clearer to their millions of users. The new policy will ban so called “self-harm” blogs, defined …

Men Involved In Extra-Marital Sexual Affairs Likely To Suffer Heart Attack
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For those that have seen the movie Dave, do you remember the part of the movie’s plot where the President (who is cheating on his wife) suffers a coma after sex? Well, this kind of scenario is starting to become …

Baidu: Chinese People Can’t Spell Google Baidu: Chinese People Can’t Spell Google

Baidu is on a mission to take over the world, but seriously, who isn’t? There’s only a couple markets in the world where Google is present, but not dominant and they include China, South Korea, and Russia. Actually it should …

MegaUpload: Kim Dotcom Gives First TV Interview MegaUpload: Kim Dotcom Gives First TV Interview

After the crazy events of the last two months in the MegaUpload saga, Kim Dotcom is finally coming out to talk about it. New Zealand’s 3 News spoke to the MegaUpload founder recently on a program called Campbell Live. The …

Google Analytics Gets Some UI Tweaks Google Analytics Gets Some UI Tweaks
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Google announced the launch of an updated user interface for Google Analytics. The company says the tweaks were in response to user feedback (they do listen sometimes). “We are particularly proud of the attention to detail that our user experience …

Google Wallet Coming to 10 New Sprint Phones Google Wallet Coming to 10 New Sprint Phones

At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week, Google Wallet’s Vice President Osama Bedier stated that Sprint/Nextel would receive ten new phones that support said Google app this year. Bedier, speaking at the “Mobile Money: Delivering Innovative Mobile Payment …

ATF To Switch From BlackBerry To iPhone ATF To Switch From BlackBerry To iPhone

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives has become the most recent organization to abandon Research In Motion’s BlackBerry platform in favor of Apple’s iPhone. According to a recent interview, the agency is planning to “delete the BlackBerry from …

Google Makes App Payments Easier for Developers Google Makes App Payments Easier for Developers

Google posted on their Developers Blog some recent improvements to their Application Programming Interface (API) for game developers: Additional Currencies Accepted With the recent international expansion of In-App Payments, we’ve expanded the types of currencies accepted so you can sell …

AT&T Ending Unlimited Data Plans AT&T Ending Unlimited Data Plans
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A report from the Wall Street Journal says that AT&T had decided to eliminate unlimited data plans, saying that it will no longer let customers use more than a set amount of data per month without penalty. Under a new …

eBook Readers Staying Home, Forgoing Visits To The Local Bookstore eBook Readers Staying Home, Forgoing Visits To The Local Bookstore

On one hand, the rapidly growing adoption of eBooks is great. I mean, anyone who has ever played with a Kindle has to be impressed by the convenience of the whole system. In only a few seconds after I decide …

foursquare Upgrades Maps With MapBox, Dumps Google Maps API foursquare Upgrades Maps With MapBox, Dumps Google Maps API
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Since everybody’s getting prettier maps these days, foursquare didn’t want to be left out of the fun so they announced today that they’re upgrading the quality of their maps with the help of a new mapping startup, MapBox. All of …

Despicable Me 2 Teaser And Poster Released Despicable Me 2 Teaser And Poster Released

Universal has released the teaser poster and trailer for Despicable Me 2. Neither of the two divulge any plot details, or even has footage of the film for that matter. This is to be expected, as the film doesn’t even …

Google At Mobile World Congress 2012 [Videos] Google At Mobile World Congress 2012 [Videos]

Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt delivered a keynote address at Mobile World Congress this week, and Google has made the entire thing available for viewing via its YouTube channel. Here’s more on that specifically, and the video below. The Android …

Could Apple Stock Hit $1000 Per Share? Could Apple Stock Hit $1000 Per Share?

Last quarter Apple reported earning over $13 billion. This puts their revenue at well over $46 billion and far beyond the what analysts expected (Reuters predicted $39 billion). Apple CEO, Tim Cook issued a press release exclaiming: “We’re thrilled with …

KickStarter Projects To Support In March 2012
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KickStarter is here, and aslong as creative and ambitious entrepreneurs continue to look for funding it’s here to stay. Like any services, there’s all sorts of wonderful projects to support and help fund, and some you can look to avoid. …

Pinterest Infographics Reveal Marketing Potential Pinterest Infographics Reveal Marketing Potential
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The good folks at Modea, a branding and technology agency from Blacksburg, VA, produced this Pinteresting infographic on important Pinterest demographics. (say it five times, fast) Photographers and fine artists are showcasing their work on Pinterest with descriptions on where …

Minecraft 1.2 Released, Gets Awesome Trailer
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After the successful launch of Minecraft 1.0 last year, the game has been put into the capable hands of Jeb. Since that launch, him and the team at Mojang have been implementing more cool stuff into Minecraft. Today marks the …

U.S. Army Unveils Newest U.A.V. U.S. Army Unveils Newest U.A.V.

The United States Army has a new tool in their arsenal. A UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) named the A-160 Hummingbird. The Hummingbird has no pilot and therefore no risk while using it. It was under development from Boeing since 2004 …

File Sharing Company Caffeinated Mind, Acquired By Facebook File Sharing Company Caffeinated Mind, Acquired By Facebook
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Facebook has acquired Caffeinated Mind, a company that makes a P2P file transfer system called Sendroid. The company says it does so by “making transferring any size file between two people as simple as clicking a link.” It appears that …

Foursquare, VH1 Partner To Save The Music Foursquare, VH1 Partner To Save The Music

Foursquare has partnered up with VH1′s Save The Music Foundation to raise money through check-ins. All you have to do if you’re a Foursquare user is follow VH1 on Foursquare, and check-in to a music venue (or specific concert, since …

iPad 3 Front Panel Images Leaked? iPad 3 Front Panel Images Leaked?
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You might have expected that once Apple started sending out invites to next week’s iPad 3 launch event, the rumor mill might have entered a “wait and see” mode. Looks like you’d be wrong. Like kids who shake the presents …

Facebook Logout Ads Leave No ‘Experience’ Ad-Free Facebook Logout Ads Leave No ‘Experience’ Ad-Free
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Facebook knows it has to impress investors ahead of its conversion to a publicly traded company later this year, which was the point of yesterday’s courtship of businesses, fMC. During the keynote address, Facebook announced a new metrics analysis service …