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Facebook: Thousands of Journalists Use Subscribe Feature Facebook: Thousands of Journalists Use Subscribe Feature

Facebook wants to be all things to everyone. You like Google+ because of the ability to create circles and separate out the elements of your life? Facebook saw that and emulated it quickly with Lists. You like Twitter because people …

Twitter Hack Week Is Underway Twitter Hack Week Is Underway

Innovative minds are currently working to improve upon a service you know and love so dearly. Twitter’s first Hack Week of 2012 is underway. Twitter began these Hack Weeks back in 2010. Here’s how they described the work that would …

Google Webmaster Office Hours Hangout on Thursday at 10:30 am EST Google Webmaster Office Hours Hangout on Thursday at 10:30 am EST

Short notice, everyone, but Google Webmaster Trends Analyst Pierre Far has announced his first 2012 webmaster office hours hangout, and it’s happening at 10:30 am Thursday morning. From his Google+ post: When: Thursday 26 January 2012 at 3:30pm UK time. …

SAT Fraud and Entrepreneurs

New York State’s Kenneth LaValle, chairman of the New York Senate Higher Education Committee is proposing legislation that would make any kind of fraud on the SAT’s a felony. The action comes after impostors allegedly posed as students and took …

Anonymous Protests Irish SOPA, Sees Results Anonymous Protests Irish SOPA, Sees Results

Anonymous is targeting Irish government Web sites over their own version of SOPA. The country is looking to bring into law their own version of SOPA before the end of January. The law would allow Irish courts to block access …

Netflix Rebounds With Q4 Earnings, Exceeds Expectations Netflix Rebounds With Q4 Earnings, Exceeds Expectations

2011 was not a good year for Netflix. For the most part, Netflix spent most of the year trying to avoid admitting that it had no idea what it was doing. First it raised prises, then it split into two …

Foxconn’s Brazilian iPad Factory To Begin Production As Government Grants Tax Breaks Foxconn’s Brazilian iPad Factory To Begin Production As Government Grants Tax Breaks

Foxconn will soon begin production of iPads in Brazil, as the country has approved specific tax incentives designed to aid Apple’s popular tablet. The Brazilian government will give tax breaks to Foxconn for the production of tablets specified as weighing …

Newt Gingrich Wants a Moon Base Newt Gingrich Wants a Moon Base
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As the political season heats up, the presidential candidates are campaigning harder to earn your vote. All kinds of promises have been made, hands have been shook, and negative ads have been created. Most of the content being the same …

Tim Cook Announces New Mac, iPad Discounts For Apple Employees Tim Cook Announces New Mac, iPad Discounts For Apple Employees
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If you haven’t already heard, Apple had a big quarter. The company just released their Q4 earnings, and with the help of the holiday season, absolutely destroyed all expectations. Apple posted Q4 revenue of $46.33 billion, beating the expected figure …

Anonymous: Facebook “Attack” A Joke Anonymous: Facebook “Attack” A Joke
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You may have noticed that Facebook was having intermittent issues last night. You may have even thought that Anonymous was behind it. Well, you’re probably wrong. It’s true that Facebook, which rarely has any issues, was having trouble loading for …

Hot Pocket Dispenser Is The Lazy, Hungry Gamer’s Dream Come True
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How many times have you been playing Skyrim and thought “the only thing that would make this better is food?” My personal answer is 100+ times. If you’ve ever thought this, it most likely follows that you’ve wound up making …

Alec Baldwin Does Piers Morgan, Wasteland Panda, and Ask Paul Rudd Alec Baldwin Does Piers Morgan, Wasteland Panda, and Ask Paul Rudd

A viral video is one that becomes popular through the process of Internet sharing, via social media, sharing sites, or good ‘ole email. Everyday we highlight some of the best that are currently viral and some that are trending that …

Google Rep Gets Mouthy Google Rep Gets Mouthy
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Anybody who works in customer service will tell you that it can be a thankless job. Not to say that all days are bad but it can definitely be tiring. I noticed a post on Search Engine Roundtable about an …

Microsoft Enables Online Voting For Overseas Citizens Microsoft Enables Online Voting For Overseas Citizens

It was only a matter of time, but citizens in some states are getting the chance to vote via the Internet. LiveBallot, based on Microsoft’s Windows Azure cloud computing system and developed by Democracy Live, allows voters who are overseas …

The Tech Industry Needs More Women, Less Girls The Tech Industry Needs More Women, Less Girls
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Caroline Drucker, partner marketing manager of SoundCloud, took part in an event called IgniteNYC. According to the site, they ask the question… 5 minutes and 20 slides rotating automatically in front of NYC’s brightest geeks, what would you say? For …

The State Of The Union, Thug Life, and Skylights The State Of The Union, Thug Life, and Skylights
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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 …

EU’s Privacy Laws Will Affect U.S. Companies Too EU’s Privacy Laws Will Affect U.S. Companies Too

Justice Commissioner, Vivian Reding has made the statement, “It is… important to empower EU citizens, particularly teenagers, to be in control of their own identity online”. She goes on to say,“If an individual no longer wants his personal data to …

Facebook: You Can Get the Old Look Back Facebook: You Can Get the Old Look Back
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Do the newfangled bells and whistles on on Facebook seem like just too much? Were you just getting used to things the way they were? Just got adept at reading through your friends’ stuff, and now you’re lost? Would you …

Xbox 720 To Feature Anti-Used Game System
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Rumors can be strange and wonderful things, but rarely ever both. The new Xbox 720 rumors fall under both categories. Kotaku is reporting that their sources have told them that the next Xbox, dubbed the 720 for obvious reasons, is …

What Impact Does Facebook, Twitter Have On Court Juries? What Impact Does Facebook, Twitter Have On Court Juries?

To answer the question above; no, a majority of court cases aren’t tainted by the use of social media. According to a survey (PDF) which asked 508 judges various questions regarding juries and their use of social media services. It …

Fleshlight iPad Case Is Real And In Development Fleshlight iPad Case Is Real And In Development
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Earlier this week, we told you about a somewhat creepy yet undeniably intriguing concept that was sure to take forever alone to a whole new level. A concept design called the FLESHLiPad Holder generated a lot of buzz around the …

Twitter Imposters Twitter Imposters

Law & Order: SVU actress Stephanie March is not on Twitter. But, you wouldn’t know if from the past several days. On January 21, someone started a Twitter account @stephaniecmarch. Today, March’s husband, celebrity chef Bobbly Flay @bflay, confirmed that …

Bill Gates calls for “Green Revolution” Bill Gates calls for “Green Revolution”
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While The Bill and Melinda Gates foundation has been focused on the eradication of Polio, Gates’ annual letter outlines his realization of a need for a “Green Revolution”. Bill’s realization stems from the sad state of affairs we see in …

McDonald’s Replaces #McDStories With New Hashtag Campaign McDonald’s Replaces #McDStories With New Hashtag Campaign

Remember last weekend when McDonald’s social media campaign #McDStories backfired on them? Well, the fast food giant is at it again. McDonald’s started a new social media campaign today called #LittleThings. The hope is that they can avoid the terrible …