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Looks Like Apple Is Making Some iTunes Improvements Looks Like Apple Is Making Some iTunes Improvements
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Apple has acquired Chomp, which provides an app search engine for iPhone, iPad and Android apps, according to various reports. It will be interesting to see how long Chomp offers Android app search, which Verizon announced in September it would …

Killzone 3 Multiplayer Going Free-To-Play

One of the PlayStation 3’s best multiplayer shooters is going free-to-play next week. On the PlayStation Blogcast this week, Sony revealed that Killzone 3’s multiplayer will be available as a free download next week. To clarify, there is no single-player …

Salesforce Earnings: Company Beats Estimates Salesforce Earnings: Company Beats Estimates

Salesforce released its earnings report for fiscal Q4 and full-year 2011, beating most estimates. Quarterly revenue was $632 Million, up 38% YoY. Full-year revenue was $2.27 Billion, up 37% YoY. “Salesforce.com’s 38% revenue growth in the fourth quarter was a …

Recent Research: BlackBerry Is Out! Recent Research: BlackBerry Is Out!

Bad News for Research in Motion (RIM). A recent research report shows that 27% of RIM users have already replaced their BlackBerry devices or are on their way to doing so. Currently BlackBerry holds about a 70% rate for company-purchased …

DISH Network Closing 500 Blockbuster Stores DISH Network Closing 500 Blockbuster Stores
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DISH Network issued their quarterly earnings report today. The company brought in $3.63 billion in revenue in the fourth quarter of 2011. Net income during the same period came to $313 million. Revenue for the year totaled $14.05 billion, with …

Facebook Hires Chris Turitzin From Momentus Media, Marketing Magicians & Makers Of 8-Bit Avatars Facebook Hires Chris Turitzin From Momentus Media, Marketing Magicians & Makers Of 8-Bit Avatars

Correction: The original headline read, “Facebook Annexes Momentus Media, Marketing Magicians & Makers Of 8-Bit Avatars.” Upon publishing the article, a Facebook PR rep, Alex Kirschner, wrote to clarify that Facebook is not in fact acquiring Momentus Media but only …

Pay the Fan and MRN Unveil Free Fantasy Racing
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Motor Racing Network, in agreement with Pay the Fan, are launching free 2012 fantasy racing gmaes. According to Pay the Fan, users can “come play where the pros play, and sign up for a chance to win over $15,000 in …

Mass Effect 3 Kinect Voice Commands Detailed
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It’s been public knowledge since last year that Mass Effect 3 would be using the Xbox 360 Kinect for voice commands. Funny thing about voice commands in games though, you have to be awfully specific for them to work. If …

Business Management On the Go With New App Business Management On the Go With New App
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Online sellers are constantly making decisions away from their computers – whether deciding to purchase inventory at an auction or choosing their shipping options at USPS. Now, sellers can be better informed when making those decisions. Outright, an online accounting …

2013 Ford Mustang Daytona 500 Ad To Be Previewed In Google+ Hangout, YouTube, Facebook 2013 Ford Mustang Daytona 500 Ad To Be Previewed In Google+ Hangout, YouTube, Facebook
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Ford Motor Company announced today that it will be providing a sneak preview of its upcoming “Mustang Inner TV” ad via Google+ Hangout, YouTube and Facebook, in the latest of its social-savvy marketing tactics. The ad will be shown nationally …

Max Payne 3 PC Screenshots Arrive
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Today, Rockstar has released the first screenshots from the upcoming PC version of Max Payne 3. If you’re out of the loop, here’s how they describe the new entry in the series: For Max Payne, the tragedies that took his …

Facebook Groups Is Not For Promotions Facebook Groups Is Not For Promotions
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Apparently Facebook wants to remind users that Facebook Groups is for creating a circle of people who are involved on the same project or working together for some purpose not so much for advertising or promotion. The slight change replaces …

Google, Yahoo, Microsoft, AOL, Hulu & Digitas Partner On “Digital Content NewsFronts” Google, Yahoo, Microsoft, AOL, Hulu & Digitas Partner On “Digital Content NewsFronts”

Google, Yahoo, Microsoft, AOL, Hulu and Digitas are partnering on “Digital Content NewFronts“. During a two-week period from April 19th to May 2nd, each partner will host an independent event in NYC to connect brands with content. The events are …

Chinese Officials Raid “Apple China” Warehouse, Seize iPhone Gas Stove Chinese Officials Raid “Apple China” Warehouse, Seize iPhone Gas Stove
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Most everybody knows that when you go to China, you have to be careful of the products you buy. While many of the products you can buy in China are, of course, genuine, there are also a lot of knock-offs. …

Critically Important Patent May Affect Rights And Revenue For Electronic Advertising Critically Important Patent May Affect Rights And Revenue For Electronic Advertising

ICAP Patent Brokerage, the world’s largest intellectual property brokerage and patent auction firm, is offering for sale a patented method for targeting advertisements in electronic communications. The patent portfolio announced covers a broad range of communication activities including ad placement, …

UK’s Mail Online Near 100 Million Users UK’s Mail Online Near 100 Million Users

Associated Newspapers’ Mail Online was close to having 100 million readers in January, and growth doesn’t appear to be showing signs of slowing down. The Associated Newspapers network of websites drew 99,218,476 monthly browsers, a 17.88% increase compared with last …

YouTube Is Now In Four More Indian Languages YouTube Is Now In Four More Indian Languages

YouTube is one step closer to becoming a global video content delivery site by adding four new languages to the site – all of them being regional languages in India. Aditi Rajwanshi, YouTube India partner manager, announced today in a …

Narrative Science, The Robotic Content Farm, Is Looking At More Languages Narrative Science, The Robotic Content Farm, Is Looking At More Languages
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Have you read about Narrative Science? This is a company that is creating web articles using computers. We’ve referenced them on more than one occasion as a “robotic content farm”. It makes you wonder where we’re headed in terms of …

JK Rowling, Gas Prices, and The Male Dictionary JK Rowling, Gas Prices, and The Male Dictionary

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

Google Is Onboard For More Internet Simplicity Google Is Onboard For More Internet Simplicity

The white House has introduced a new online privacy protection bill. The bill aims to give consumers a broader understanding of how their privacy can be protected and also give them the tools to do it. While some believe the …

Digital Advertising Alliance Supports Privacy Bill Of Rights

The CEO’s of the member organizations of the Digital Advertising Alliance have issued a statement in support of the Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights announced by the White House this morning. The DAA expressed appreciation at the administration’s acknowledgement of …

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 …