Quantcast
Consumers Choosing Independents Over Corporate Consumers Choosing Independents Over Corporate
· 1

Milo.Com brings us this next infographic and I can honestly say I am happy to see it. There is no doubt America is a country driven by the corporate machine, but it wasn’t always that way. Our economic prosperity is …

Facebook Introduces Developer Updates For Photos Facebook Introduces Developer Updates For Photos

Every week, Facebook gives developers an update on the changes coming to the platform through their Operation Developer Love initiative. Some updates are big, while some are small. They are all important, however, as these changes impact the way developers …

Nerlens Noel Picks Kentucky: Next Anthony Davis?

The nation’s top basketball recruit has decided to bring his game to the bluegrass state, where Wildcat fever is spreading like wildfire (or couch-fire, if you prefer) after winning the 2012 National Championship. “I’ll be taking my talents to the …

Scott Hall Arrested For Choking Girlfriend, Denies Violence
· 1

Pro wrestler Scott Hall was arrested on Friday for domestic violence after police were called to his Florida home. When they arrived, Hall’s girlfriend, Lisa Howell, said he had been on a several-day drinking binge and that the two of …

Ad Targeting With Google About To Get Better With Near Match Types? Ad Targeting With Google About To Get Better With Near Match Types?

Update: Google finally returned our request for comment, only to say, “We actually haven’t announced anything on this and don’t have any more info to share at this time-we frequently beta test new features with agency partners.” Chris Copeland, CEO …

Zimmerman Charged With Second Degree Murder; Twitter Reacts
· 5

Florida state attorney Angela Corey announced at a press conference today that George Zimmerman has officially been charged with second-degree murder in the case of 17-year old Trayvon Martin. Zimmerman is expected to plead not guilty. “We simply wanted an …

Instagram’s Rise to $1 Billion [Infographic] Instagram’s Rise to $1 Billion [Infographic]
· 2

Visually has created an infographic telling the story of the first 17 months of Instagram and the steps on its path to being bought by Facebook for a ridiculous $1 billion. Instagram, in case you don’t know, is a popular …

Mortal Kombat Releases New PS Vita Trailer

Mortal Kombat: Fatality Lives for the PS Vita finally has a release date and a great new commercial to go with it. The game being made by NetherRealm Studios will feature touchscreen fatalities and x-rays! The game will also run …

How the Brain Ages and How to Stop It [Infographic]

The most important thing to take from this infographic is that there are ways that you can maintain a healthy brain. The ways to do this are pretty simple and self-explanitory: Eat right, exercise (your mind and your body), get …

Anderson Cooper Acts Like a Dyngus

Over the summer Anderson Cooper went on a 40 second giggle fest after he discussed Gerard Depardieu’s airplane urinating incident on The Ridiculist. The French actor could not wait to use the toilet a moment longer and decided to let …

comScore Search Engine Rankings For March 2012 comScore Search Engine Rankings For March 2012

comScore released its search engine rankings for March 2012 today and, much like the surface of the moon, movement remains largely nonexistent. In February, Google, the monthly leader in search, claimed 66.4% of the market share whereas in March, the …

Charles Manson, Deadliest Catch, and Legos
· 1

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 …

Pinterest Now Supports Vimeo Pinterest Now Supports Vimeo
· 1

Pinterest just announced that its users now have to ability to pin Vimeo clips alongside of YouTube content on its video feed. The interface is pretty much the same as usual, with Pinterest users describing their video pins. To pin …

Verizon Adds $30 Fee For Contract Renewals Verizon Adds $30 Fee For Contract Renewals

Verizon Wireless announced today that as of April 22 they will be charging a $30 upgrade fee for customers who renew their two-year agreements and upgrade to a new phone. In other words, if you get to the end of …

Visual Studio 11 Beta Improves Find & Replace Visual Studio 11 Beta Improves Find & Replace

Microsoft has been busy lately improving and fixing the Visual Studio 11 beta. The changes thus far have all been much needed updates that make the program easier to use for professionals and amateurs alike. From a more visual based …

Facebook And Instagram Represent An Important Shift In Social Marketing Strategy Facebook And Instagram Represent An Important Shift In Social Marketing Strategy
· 1

“It seems that Facebook acquired Instagram for two reasons,” Roger Katz, CEO of Friend2Friend, tells WebProNews. Friend2Friend does some of Universal Pictures’ social media campaigns. “The first is clearly a mobile play: Apple and Google are the players who control …

MLB Network launches all-highlights channel

MLB pretty much has the right idea when it comes to the availability of it’s product Following in the footsteps of the NFL and their Red Zone and the NCAA and their Goal Line channels, Major League Baseball has launched …

The Do’s and Dont’s of Employee Background Checks The Do’s and Dont’s of Employee Background Checks
· 2

If you are an employer, you have no doubt at least considered doing some form of background check on an employee. If you are looking for a job, you will likely be subjected to a background probe of some sort …

Mapping Wikipedia Visually Ignites The World’s Interest In Knowledge Mapping Wikipedia Visually Ignites The World’s Interest In Knowledge

That’s not a Lite-Brite representation of North America above this article. It’s not a photo of some dorm room blacklight poster, either. What you see above is actually much more meaningful: a visual representation of the continent according to how …

Miracle Morgue Baby Survives Being Put In Coffin
· 4

A couple in Argentina got the shock of their lives last week when they discovered their “stillborn” premature daughter still alive in the coffin hospital workers had placed her in. Analia Bouter and her husband, Fabian Veron, say they have …

Facebook’s ‘Groups For Schools’ Restores Some of the Site’s Original Funcitonality Facebook’s ‘Groups For Schools’ Restores Some of the Site’s Original Funcitonality

Google+ isn’t the only social network making updates today. Facebook has just announced “Groups for Schools” which will allow anyone with an active .edu email address to join groups at their school. Michael Novati, a software engineer at Facebook made …

New Google Wallet Rewards New Google Wallet Rewards

Google’s Commerce Blog just announced a promotion regarding Google Wallet, offering free Listerine Pocketpaks to those Google Wallet customers that use the app to make a purchase at participating locations before April 28th. Users of Google Wallet, the virtual pocketbook …

Ridiculously Photogenic Guy is Ridiculously Photogenic
· 3

Since photographer Will King snapped this photo at the Cooper River Bridge Run, in Charleston, South Carolina, Zeddie Little’s life has never been the same. The Ridiculously Photogenic Guy exploded on the internet after being posted on Reddit on April …

Fan Made Mass Effect 3 Trailer Is Better Than Original
· 1

One of the best parts about the advent of the internet is that the true fans of any subject have the ability to show their love. The fans with an eye and passion for video games have been the best. …