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Oscars Red Carpet: Twitter Reaction

The pre-Oscars Red Carpet extravaganza just hit the airwaves, and naturally it didn’t take long for Twitter to explode with commentary. We’ll pull out some of the highlights here, up to the show. Side note: It’s good to see that …

Guardian Cross, New Game From Square Enix, Announced For iOS

Square Enix, one of the few major publishers releasing core games on mobile devices, have announced their new game. The game in question is called Guardian Cross and was announced on their Facebook page. There’s not much to go on …

WikiLeaks About To Release “Extraordinary News” [UPDATE] WikiLeaks About To Release “Extraordinary News” [UPDATE]

Update: Here we go: @wikileaksWikiLeaksWIKILEAKS PRESS RELEASE is also here. http://t.co/oGGkJVCT is under a huge world-wide traffic load http://t.co/dsatr2US 57 seconds ago via Mobile Web ·  Reply ·  Retweet ·  Favorite · powered by @socialditto @wikileaksWikiLeaksWIKILEAKS RELEASE: The Global Intelligence Files. Over 5 million emails http://t.co/q4TE2AzG 1 minute …

L.A. Times Launching A Paywall For Their Online Content L.A. Times Launching A Paywall For Their Online Content
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It’s no surprise that the traditional newspaper model is a failing model – at least in major cities. One of the ways to offset the decline in revenue is to launch a paywall. The L.A. Times is the latest newspaper …

Razzies: Adam Sandler Sets Record, Twitter Reacts Razzies: Adam Sandler Sets Record, Twitter Reacts

Adam Sandler has made cinematic history with his film Jack and Jill. He has set the record for most “Razzie” nominations in one year by one person. The Razzies’ site says: With three critically-panned movies released by his Happy Madison …

Daytona 500 Rain Delay: Twitter Reacts Daytona 500 Rain Delay: Twitter Reacts

Fox’s pre-race crew were talking about how Danica Patrick was going to crank of the ratings for the Daytona 500. Unfortunately, weather got in the way, and the race is currently on delay. I wonder how much that will impact …

Nvidia Kepler Video Cards Rumored To Be In Production
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It’s been a long time waiting, but Nvidia appears to finally be starting production on its line of Kepler GK104 video cards. For those unaware, Nvidia has been working on the new 28nm production process for a new video card …

Google Predicts Oscar Winners Google Predicts Oscar Winners
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The folks at google have crunched the numbers relating to historical search data and the Oscar’s. And, what they have found could shed some light on, or even predict, the Oscar winners this weekend. The Google search team broke down …

AdamEve.com Argues Over America’s Adult Content Viewing Habits AdamEve.com Argues Over America’s Adult Content Viewing Habits
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We do a lot of articles about a certain company with an Apple as their logo. This is not the one we usually report about. AdamEve.com claims to be America’s most trusted source for adults products. The company is well …

iPhone User Wins Throttling Suit Against AT&T iPhone User Wins Throttling Suit Against AT&T
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Earlier this month we reported that AT&T was throttling the data connections of customers who still had the old unlimited data plan and used more than 2 gigabytes of data per month. The practice struck many as unfair, since users …

Google Goes To Botswana, Offers Up Safari Street Views Google Goes To Botswana, Offers Up Safari Street Views

Later this year, Google Street View will officially be available in Botswana now that Google has decided to give that endlessly fun boots-on-the-ground mapping feature to Botswana. The map service will be replete with the usual street-level fare in order …

Chrome For Android Beta Gets An Update Chrome For Android Beta Gets An Update

Earlier this month, Google announced the beta version of Chrome for Android Though it’s only available for select countries and languages for devices running Ice Cream Sandwich. Today, Google announced an update to the beta channel for Chrome for Android. …

Women: More Common Sense On Facebook Women: More Common Sense On Facebook

A survey of 2,277 adults by Pew Research reports that users have become more active in managing their relationships and taking advantage of privacy controls when compared with data from a few years ago. The study looks at accounts from …

Danica Patrick Boosts NASCAR Popularity Danica Patrick Boosts NASCAR Popularity

Danica Patrick’s presence has been driving NASCAR ratings and popularity, according to Neilsen. In general, Patrick is 233% more recognized than the average race car driver, generates more social media buzz and boosts TV ratings. Nascar has noted the “Danica …

Playstation Vita Having Major Mini Problems

The newly released Playstation Vita, which was launched in North America on Feb 22nd, is having a little bit of a hiccup with playing free PS+ mini’s. According to reports from the EU Playstation Blog, when players try to launch …

Cisco To Acquire High-Speed Networking Company Lightwire For $271 Million Cisco To Acquire High-Speed Networking Company Lightwire For $271 Million

Cisco announced today that it intends to acquire Lightwire, which develops what are described as “advanced optical interconnect technology for high-speed networking applications.” The price: $271 million. Cisco says the acquisition would allow it to deliver cost-effective high-speed networks, for …

Reddit Creates The Freedom Of Internet Act Reddit Creates The Freedom Of Internet Act
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The users of Reddit are more than just Internet warriors who fought bravely against SOPA and PIPA with the legendary Net blackout of January. They are also amateur legislators which they have proven by writing a law of their own. …

Apple Giving Away $10,000 Gift Card For 25 Billionth App Download Apple Giving Away $10,000 Gift Card For 25 Billionth App Download

Apple has a special prize for whoever downloads the 25 billionth app from the App Store: a big, fat $10,000 iTunes gift card (which you can spend on apps, music, and books, or course). There are two ways in which …

Should I Send This Email? [Infographic] Should I Send This Email? [Infographic]
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Email at work can slow your day down like mad. Inbox overload is a huge problem in offices around the world, even if all your email is legitimate business mail. If you are still getting old-school spam, have a talk …

Stephen King Reads the First Chapter of The Shining Sequel
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When Stephen King announced his plan for a sequel to his smash hit, The Shining, the idea of psychic vampires perhaps scared some of King’s followers, especially in light of his criticism of Stephanie Meyer. While the wave of relief …

MapQuest For Android Can Fix What Google Maps Sometimes Gets Wrong MapQuest For Android Can Fix What Google Maps Sometimes Gets Wrong

Face it, Google: sometimes, you get it wrong when it comes to mapping out directions. In my experience with mapping directions generated by Google, I have taken many an erroneous exist and been directed to intersections that didn’t exist. Once, …

32 Million People Logged Into Skype At Same Time 32 Million People Logged Into Skype At Same Time

Skype announced today that it has reached a milestone in internet usage. They had 32 million people logged onto their service at the same time. I had no idea Skype had become so popular. With the rising cost of long …

Follow the Oscars Live on Twitter Follow the Oscars Live on Twitter

Oscar night is upon us, and it promises to be the biggest one yet for twitter followers. The award show is trying to increase buzz by observing a growing trend in social media: viewers simultaneously tweeting on their favorite TV …

Big AOL Shareholder Starboard Wants New AOL Board, AOL Not So Much Big AOL Shareholder Starboard Wants New AOL Board, AOL Not So Much

Starboard, one of AOL’s biggest shareholders (5.2%) is apparently unhappy with AOL’s current board, and wrote a letter to the company nominating five new board members. AOL disagrees with Starboard’s assessment that these changes are needed. The whole thing follows …