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Pandora CTO: “Pandora is the future of radio” Pandora CTO: “Pandora is the future of radio”

What’s not to love about radio? It’s keeps you updated on news and information, it’s entertaining, and it enables users to discover new artists and songs. According to Tom Conrad, the CTO and Head of Product at Pandora, almost 70 percent of all music listening happens on the radio.

Google+ Gets Search & New Hangouts Features, Invitations No Longer Required Google+ Gets Search & New Hangouts Features, Invitations No Longer Required
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Just as we were discussing how dead or not dead Google+ is, Google has gone and announced new features and opened the service up so you no longer need an invitation. Among the new features is a search feature, which …

iPhone 5 Rumor: Not This Year, Says T-Mobile CMO iPhone 5 Rumor: Not This Year, Says T-Mobile CMO
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This rumor is close to bypassing “rumor” status and jumping straight to confirmed, if the leaked document is correct. TmoNews has obtained a release from a T-Mobile employee town hall meeting held on September 15th. The release provides a summary …

Reddit Helped Make Imgur Into a Big Deal Reddit Helped Make Imgur Into a Big Deal

By now, you’ve heard about Facebook having the largest photo library on the web, or at least, you’ve seen the graphic, but have you heard how powerful and viable Reddit has made the Imgur.com image hosting site? If not, you …

Charlie Sheen Roast Dredges Up Ryan Dunn Twitter Controversy Charlie Sheen Roast Dredges Up Ryan Dunn Twitter Controversy
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From a night filled with off-color jokes about drug use, domestic violence, prostitution, mental retardation, and child custody, one particular joke is commanding the most internet chatter. On last night’s Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen, roaster Amy Schumer used …

Google Panda Update Strikes Again? Google Panda Update Strikes Again?
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Webmasters suspect that Google has pushed out another iteration of the Panda update. There is a discussion about this going on in WebmasterWorld. Member tedster kicked off the conversation (via Search Engine Roundtable): I’m hearing some reports of site-wide ranking …

PETA Discusses Upcoming Porn Site PETA Discusses Upcoming Porn Site

Who knew the “P” in PETA doesn’t stand for people? Apparently, it stand for “pornography,” which is always a winning combination in regards to Internet dwellers, but in this case, will PETA’s upcoming pornography site, one that aims to use …

Google+ Proclaimed Dead. Is This a Fair Assessment? Google+ Proclaimed Dead. Is This a Fair Assessment?
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“Google+ is dead,” proclaims Dan Reimold, writing for PBS MediaShift. “At worst, in the coming months, it will literally fade away to nothing or exist as Internet plankton. At best, it will be to social networking what Microsoft’s Bing is …

Foursquare Now Keeps Your Home Off The Grid Foursquare Now Keeps Your Home Off The Grid

If you’re a user of Foursquare, it’s highly likely that you’ve created an entry for your home on the service’s network. I mean, most people are at their home more than they are at any other location, and if you …

Girls Don’t Pirate? Girls Don’t Pirate?
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A survey was conducted over at the Pirate Bay, perhaps the most well-known of the bit torrent search engines, and besides the expected finds–downloaders have moved on from Napster-like mp3 downloads and are targeting movies–there’s an interesting tidbit about the …

Qwikster to Netflix: Show Me The Money Qwikster to Netflix: Show Me The Money
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Before you pour your derision on me for the Jerry Maguire title reference, let me explain: I simply thought that a mid-90s mod-techie company name like Qwikster deserved a mid-90s cultural reference. And here’s another one: @Qwikster had me at …

Facebook About to Get Major Redesign, New Buttons Facebook About to Get Major Redesign, New Buttons
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Facebook users should prepare for some major announcements this week as f8, the company’s developer event, approaches on Thursday. A new music-related offering has long been expected, but also expected are more media-related announcements around movies and TV shows, as …

Steely Dan, Qwikster and Words With Friends Steely Dan, Qwikster and Words With Friends

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 …

Tea Party Domain Could Bring Millions For Canadian Band Tea Party Domain Could Bring Millions For Canadian Band
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The American political group The Tea Party have www.teaparty.org. Various branches of the group also have www.teapartypatriots.org and www.teapartyexpress.org – all of which rank high in Google search. But the most coveted domain name, the one that many will stumble …

Google Wallet Launches (Officially) Google Wallet Launches (Officially)
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Update: Google has now gone ahead and officially announced the launch of Google Wallet, complete with another video. Google VP of Payments Osama Bedier writes: We’ve been testing it extensively, and today we’re releasing the first version of the app …

Fear, Email, SEO, Video, Mobile and Working From Home Fear, Email, SEO, Video, Mobile and Working From Home
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There are a lot of videos hitting the web on any given day, so we’ve been curating a daily round-up of some of the most interesting ones we’ve come across. In a similar spirit, there have also been a lot …

Righthaven Gets Taste of Irony as Defendant Seeks Assets Righthaven Gets Taste of Irony as Defendant Seeks Assets

The Righthaven storyline continues to get even more interesting. The company, often referred to as a “copyright troll,” first stopped filing new suits against bloggers, then reports came out that the it may even file for bankruptcy, as it was …

Foursquare, Mayor Emanuel Promote Chicago Check-Ins with Windy City Badge Foursquare, Mayor Emanuel Promote Chicago Check-Ins with Windy City Badge

In Chicago, 250,000 different users have checked-in to 80,000 different venues 10,000,000 times using Foursquare. With those stats, it’s one of the most Foursquare-loving cities in the world. That’s why Foursquare teamed up with the Mayor’s office to launch a …

Netflix, Qwikster, Xbox Live on Windows 8 and Hot Wheels Netflix, Qwikster, Xbox Live on Windows 8 and Hot Wheels

Today’s edition of the daily top videos article has mostly tech-related stuff, but it also has Netflix apologizing for the way it’s handled its recent pricing and plan restructuring. Of course the apology was accompanied by yet another controversial move. …

iPad 3 Rumor: Release Date Not Until 2012, Says Analyst iPad 3 Rumor: Release Date Not Until 2012, Says Analyst

It’s looking more and more like the big fall release for Apple is going to to be the new iPhone, and that’s all. Early reports that the iPad 3 might be on the way in time for the 2011 holiday …

Yahoo Livestand to Launch This Fall Yahoo Livestand to Launch This Fall

Last week, one of the hot topics was that Google is working on a Flipboard competitor, which is reportedly called Propeller. AOL launched one in Editions last month. Well, you may recall that Yahoo announced one earlier this year called …

Google Mobile Ads Getting +1 Button Google Mobile Ads Getting +1 Button
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Google’s mobile display ads are getting +1 buttons, according to a post to the Google Mobile Ads blog, which came through the RSS feeds, but is not live on the actual blog. The button will appear on the left side …

Emmy Winners, Nominees Tweet Their Reactions Emmy Winners, Nominees Tweet Their Reactions
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[Above: Cast of Modern Family celebrate thier big win - Courtesy Sofia Vergara, Twitter] Last night’s Emmys were a mix of surprises and expected results as a few notable actors walked away with their first emmys and a couple of …

Charlie Sheen, Ashton Kutcher Prepare for Big Night on Twitter Charlie Sheen, Ashton Kutcher Prepare for Big Night on Twitter

Tonight is a big night for two of Twitter’s most-followed stars. At 9 pm EST, the first episode of the new Two and a Half Men premieres – the Ashton Kutcher era has arrived. And just 30 minutes after that …