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Innovation Secrets From Domino’s: Really? Innovation Secrets From Domino’s: Really?

Today Forbes featured an article about Dominos pizza where one of their sharp-witted employees created a new snack that consumers are crazy over. It was great coverage of how innovation can take place at any level in the corporate world. …

Google’s New “Account Activity” Lets You See Exactly What You’re Doing Online Google’s New “Account Activity” Lets You See Exactly What You’re Doing Online
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Google has just unveiled a new beta feature that they say will help users “step back and take stock of what you’re doing online.” It’s called Account Activity, and everyone with a Google account can go opt-in right now. Today …

Sony Takes Down PSP Games To Prevent Vita Homebrew

About a month ago we reported that hackers had confirmed Sony’s worst nightmare and found a way inside the newly released Vita. Sony quickly responded by taking the exploitable file, Motorstorm: Arctic Edge, off the PSN permanently. They did this …

Xbox Gets More Play Time For Movies, TV, And Music Than Gaming

The seemingly-eternal console wars have taken an interesting turn in recent years. Once upon a time, the gaming consoles produced by Microsoft, Nintendo, and Sony had one purpose: gaming. In recent years, though, the console makers have adopted a new …

How Google Approaches User Experience How Google Approaches User Experience
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Google posted the following video from an on air Google+ hangout in which a handful of the company’s UX designers talk for about a half hour about the kinds of things they do when approaching user experience projects and issues. …

Facebook Ad Dashboard Acquires Contact Form Facebook Ad Dashboard Acquires Contact Form

In today’s business age, customer support means everything, and is a valuable way to keep a positive reputation with your customers and clients. As the Support Analyst for WebProNews, I 100% agree with this statement. The social networking giant Facebook …

Google Explains DFA API Site Management Google Explains DFA API Site Management

The fine folks at Google have found people struggling with site management when it comes to DFA. To combat the confusion, they have created a handy tutorial that should help out. On the Google Ads Developer Blog, the team lays …

Mitt Romney Compared To A “Pornographic Movie Queen”

Pennsylvania Democrat Arlen Spencer shocked viewers and panelists alike yesterday on MSNBC’s Morning Joe when he compared Republican candidate Mitt Romney to a “pornographic movie queen” because he changes his position so often. The comparison, which was actually paraphrased from …

Hearst Acquires 20% of Stylus Media Group Hearst Acquires 20% of Stylus Media Group

Hearst Corporation announced today that it has acquired a 20% stake in the London-based Stylus Media Group, a collective that provides business intelligence to consumer companies, according to Paul Luthringer, Vice President at Hearst Corp. Hearst CEO Frank A. Bennack, …

Google+’s First Commercial For the UK Google+’s First Commercial For the UK

While Google+‘s commercial with The Muppets has been on in the United States since the Oscars, the search engine introduced the ad copy to the United Kingdom, making it Google’s first ad campaign for that particular region. Apparently, the tag …

The World of Mobile Payment [Infographic] The World of Mobile Payment [Infographic]

The world of mobile payment is starting to look like a game of survivor. Company after Company is jumping into the mobile payment game, trying to get a piece of the $6.2 trillion credit card transaction pie. What we are …

Steve Jobs Didn’t Like Siri’s Name, Couldn’t Think Of A Better One Steve Jobs Didn’t Like Siri’s Name, Couldn’t Think Of A Better One
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When Tim Cook announced the new iPhone last fall, one of the phone’s biggest new features was Siri, a voice-activated personal assistant. While most iPhone users like Siri, it turns out that Steve Jobs wasn’t actually a fan of the …

Microsoft Banking On OpenStreetMap To Undermine Google Maps Microsoft Banking On OpenStreetMap To Undermine Google Maps

For years, Google Maps has been synonymous with “online maps.” Although Microsoft launched its own mapping service, Bing Maps, in 2010, it was nearly five years after Google Maps launched its first stable release and well after Google’s service had …

Nadya Suleman’s Half-Naked Pose for Closer Disgusts Twitter Users

After becoming a mother, many women’s wardrobe become more conservative and they prefer to make love with the lights off. However, Nadya Sulman, the “Octomom,” remains unfazed after giving birth to 14 children. She even brags that she doesn’t have …

Tyler Winklevoss Loves Big Bird, Is As Honorable As Thomas Jefferson

Now that the Winklevoss twins are no longer pursuing a larger settlement from Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook, it’s kind of sad that the limelight fails to grace their identical faces quite as often as it used to. One way that …

ICANN Seeking Public Comment On .Com Registry Renewal ICANN Seeking Public Comment On .Com Registry Renewal

ICANN, or the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, entered into the .com Registry Agreement between themselves and Verisign in 2006. This allowed Verisign to operate the .com top-level domain for a number of years. If allowed to go …

Yelp & Foursquare; Restaurant Critic [Infographic] Yelp & Foursquare; Restaurant Critic [Infographic]

If we have a bad experience when we’re out on the town and stop for a bite to eat, we want to tell somebody about it. Consumers love to complain about bad service or poor quality food. Social networking and …

Amazing Robot Can Jump 30 Feet High Amazing Robot Can Jump 30 Feet High
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Boston Dynamics yesterday posted a video to their YouTube page showing off their “Sand Flea Jumping Robot. The robot appears to be a normal RC car except for one thing: it can pop itself 30 feet into the air to …

eHow Launches Tech Channel, Continues Down The “Expert” Path eHow Launches Tech Channel, Continues Down The “Expert” Path

Demand Media has launched a new eHow Tech channel for tips and advice for consumers from “experts” on technology topics. The company refers to it as a “Tech 101″ destination, where consumers can get info for “troubleshooting most tech conundrums.” …

Mega Millions Jackpot: Close To Half A Billion
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Mega Millions, the latest popular lotto game, is certainly living up to its name recently. The drawing last night, worth $363 million for six numbers, didn’t produce a single winner–although almost 50 people came close with five of the correct …

Justin Bieber’s Twitter Account Hacked Justin Bieber’s Twitter Account Hacked
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Canadian Pop icon Justin Bieber had his Twitter account hacked into yesterday. The hacker unfollowed people and blocked some of Bieber’s followers. He also posted, “19 million my ass #biebermyballs” for Justin’s 19 million followers. The hacker chose to purvey …

Elephant Plays With A Samsung Galaxy Note [Video]

The intelligence of elephants never ceases to amaze me. How they seem to grasp things that only humans do is unimaginable. In these sets of videos, we see Peter the elephant playing with a widely popular Samsung Galaxy Note. The …

Nationwide Gas Prices [INFOGRAPHIC]

According to a study by financial firm Mint, gas prices are affecting household economies nationwide, and Americans are experiencing the financial strain. The average household in the U.S. burns through 1,100 gallons of gasoline annually. And while residents in some …

The Rise of Hacktivism [Infographic] The Rise of Hacktivism [Infographic]

Depending on who’s telling the story, propagators of today’s cyber attacks are usually labelled either cybercriminals or hacktivists. It’s easy to spot the difference in connotations here; the first is a nefarious, mysterious, generally bad term, while the second lends …