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550 House Cats Cause Israeli Divorce

Typical marriage vows require a husband and wife be faithful to each other “in sickness and in health, till death do us part.” Apparently this does not cover mental illness, as this man in Israel will testify. He divorced his …

Mark Cuban Informs You About Facebook Mark Cuban Informs You About Facebook

Mark Cuban, financial guru, is known for his candid and sometimes contradictory financial (or life) advice. Typically I enjoy his commentary because he likes to cut right to the core of a topic and clear the air of the convoluted …

Amazon’s “Never Before on DVD” Store Launched Today Amazon’s “Never Before on DVD” Store Launched Today

Amazon announced today that it’s created a new Never Before on DVD store that, if you couldn’t discern from the name, is a new service where you can browse through movies that were never deemed worthy of being issued on …

RIAA Lawsuit Against LimeWire for $72 Trillion Shot Down RIAA Lawsuit Against LimeWire for $72 Trillion Shot Down

It was reported last May that now-defunct P2P file-sharing program LimeWire had settled with the Recording Industry Association of America for $105 million, though the RIAA wasn’t satisfied, and still demanded that the platform owed it $72 trillion in damages …

Astounding Mars Image Finds Wall-E?

NASA has had the rover “Opportunity” on the surface of Mars for a long time now. Every now and then it takes these fantastic streaming photos of the mars lanscape. Warning, do not stare into the photo, you will get …

Bill Clinton Poses with Porn Stars: Twitter Reacts
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Bill Clinton, during his co-hosting gig to benefit both Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation and the William J. Clinton Foundation, took a moment out of his insanely busy schedule to pose for photo with three accomplished porn stars. Not …

KickAssTorrents Blocked In Italy Following Court Order KickAssTorrents Blocked In Italy Following Court Order
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There’s a movement happening in courts across Europe and it’s starting to look a trend that’s here to stay. After the UK blocked access to The Pirate Bay, Italy is following up with a nationwide ISP block of KickAssTorrents. TorrentFreak …

What the Next Wave of Online Video Holds What the Next Wave of Online Video Holds

Do you remember when online video first began to take off? In its infancy, it was very simplistic and mostly consisted of marketing promotions. If you fast-forward to today, online video is a completely different story. Now, it is of …

Transfer Photos From Your Phone To Desktop With A Quick Bump Transfer Photos From Your Phone To Desktop With A Quick Bump

Popular iOS/Android app Bump just got a new update, allowing users to bump photos from their phone to their computer. “It’s as easy as it sounds,” a representative for Bump tells WebProNews. “Starting today, everyone who uses Bump can go …

Big Investors Named in Facebook IPO Debacle Big Investors Named in Facebook IPO Debacle

In the wake of dwindling share prices following the Facebook IPO, Facebook has been accused of sharing certain information with key investors, leaving individual investors high and dry once the share prices took a nose dive. A Facebook executive has …

Sharon Stone Says Nanny Is Lying In Lawsuit

Actress Sharon Stone is being sued by her former nanny, a Filipino woman named Erlinda Elemen, for allegedly violating labor laws by reneging on paying overtime, then firing Elemen when she refused to give the money back. Elemen also says …

Facebook Camera App Launches For iOS Facebook Camera App Launches For iOS

Facebook has announced that its new Camera app will be launching later today. The app is a social photo-sharing app similar to Instagram. Facebook Product Manager Dirk Stoop outlined briefly what functionality the app will have. When users first download …

Federal Government Outlines Plans To Go Mobile Federal Government Outlines Plans To Go Mobile

Finally the federal government is not the last one to grab onto the newest trends in technology. Yesterday the White House unveiled its new plan to integrate cutting-edge technology into the way they reach citizens and overcome governing obstacles. The …

Dark Knight Rises Unveils Two New TV Spots

“Dark Knight Rises” is at the very top of my must-see list this year. Never mind “The Avengers” and “The Amazing Spider-Man” — DKR is where it’s at. If you’ve been following any of the coverage surrounding director Christopher Nolan’s …

New Dark Knight Rises TV Spots Sport New Footage

We’re still a little under two months away from the third and final installment in Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight series, and the marketing push is kicking in a little stronger now. This week has already seen the release of the …

Katherine Heigel Steps Out with Her Adopted Daughter in Tow

Katherine Heigl and her adopted daughter Adalaide Marie Hope Kelley stepped out for a little family lunch on Wednesday, much to the delight of the paparazzi. Also along for the outing was Heigel’s mother, who accompanied the “Knocked Up” for …

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 Outed By Teaser Site Source Code

One of the more interesting rumors that has come about this week said Konami was working on a sequel to their excellent Castlevania: Lords of Shadow. Those rumors gained a bit more traction this week with the launch of a …

Japan And Russia Announce Plans For Moon Base Japan And Russia Announce Plans For Moon Base
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While NASA was busy celebrating the successful launch of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, Russia and Japan were busy making a huge announcement that has the possibility to set off another space race. They announced that they want to start …

London Olympics Protesters Suspended From Twitter London Olympics Protesters Suspended From Twitter
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As you might expect, not everyone in England is welcoming the Olympics with open arms. So much so, in fact, there’s an official protest movement which can be found at ProtestLondon2012.com. This “Official Protesters” collective is overseen by a group …

Facebook Hit With Class Action Lawsuits Following Fubar IPO Facebook Hit With Class Action Lawsuits Following Fubar IPO
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Whenever we here at WebProNews have speculated or reported on class action lawsuits filed against Facebook, the nature of those complaints has almost always had to do with the social networking giant’s dubious handling of user privacy. Given the remarkably …

Yahoo! Axis May Mean Big Changes For iOS Browsers Yahoo! Axis May Mean Big Changes For iOS Browsers
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Yahoo! has made big news today with the launch of the new Axis browser. Axis is available today as an iOS app, though an Android version is said to be in the works. In an interesting twist, Yahoo! has decided …

$200 Million Raised for Gigabit-Per-Second Broadband Initiative $200 Million Raised for Gigabit-Per-Second Broadband Initiative

A startup in Ohio called Gigabit Squared has raised roughly $200 million to fund a gigabit-per-second broadband initiative involving six universities across the U.S. Gigabit Squared has called upon the the University Community Next Generation Innovation Project (Gig.U), which consists …

Can We Blame Social Sites For HP’s Restructuring? Can We Blame Social Sites For HP’s Restructuring?

Over the next couple years, print giant Hewlett Packard will scale back their workforce by as much as 8%, or 27,000 people. It is all part of a massive initiative to restructure the way the company does business, and to …

Saudi Prince Mansion Subject to Environmental Study

The Saudi Prince’s mansion that was to be constructed on a five-acre tract of land outside of Beverly Hills is being postponed after neighbors demanded the proposed project be investigated due to the possible environmental concerns. According to Reuters, Prince …