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Audiobooks.com Launches Unlimited Cloud-Based Service Audiobooks.com Launches Unlimited Cloud-Based Service

Good news for the technology-savvy bibliophiles out there: Audiobooks.com has launched the first unlimited cloud-based audio book service, now available for all Android and iOS mobile devices. The service will cost $24.94 per month, but you can read, no need …

Google Offers Launches In Charlotte, Kansas City, Milwaukee, San Antonio & Tampa Google Offers Launches In Charlotte, Kansas City, Milwaukee, San Antonio & Tampa

On the Google Commerce blog, Google announced today the launch of Google Offers in 5 new markets: Charlotte, Kansas City, Milwaukee, San Antonio and Tampa. Additionally, on Twitter, they announced launch in Columbus. @googleoffersGoogle Offers#GoogleOffers is now live in #Columbus. …

DLD 2012: Atari Founder Details New Education Initiative
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Nolan Bushnell, founder of Atari and Chuck E. Cheese’s, has a new pet project that aims straight for the classroom. At the Digital Life Design conference yesterday, Bushnell outlined his plans for Speed to Learn according to the DLD tumblr. …

Relive Super Bowl Commercial History With Hulu’s AdZone Relive Super Bowl Commercial History With Hulu’s AdZone

Hulu hopes to make some people’s favorite part of the Super Bowl, the ads, more accesible. Today, they announced the launch of AdZone, where they’ve collected many of the best and most iconic ads of all time for your viewing …

Twitter Adds Dasient To Their Security Arsenal Twitter Adds Dasient To Their Security Arsenal

Twitter has beefed up their malware defenses by acquiring online security firm Dasient, a post from Dasient’s official blog announced yesterday. Effective immediately, Dasient said they will be taking their talents to the Twitterscape’s revenue engineering team. From the post: …

MSN iPad App Launched MSN iPad App Launched
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Microsoft has launched a new MSN app for the iPad. The company says it features the same content as found on its redesigned MSN UK site (unveiled in November). It’s split up into six main channels: News, Sports, Entertainment, Lifestyle, …

Watch Super Bowl Ads With YouTube’s Ad Blitz Watch Super Bowl Ads With YouTube’s Ad Blitz

Sometimes, if you’re uninterested in the teams playing or simply uninterested in football entirely, the Super Bowl commercials are the best part of the whole production. Companies spend big bucks for prime-time ad real estate, knowing that their ads are …

Wikipedia Founder Talks SOPA, Receives Funding Wikipedia Founder Talks SOPA, Receives Funding

Wikipedia made bank this morning when the foundation received $1 million on stage during the Digital Life Design conference. This morning on the DLD stage, Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales began a talk with VKontakte, the Russian Facebook, founder Pavel Durov. …

Google Office Hours Webmaster Hangout On Wednesday Google Office Hours Webmaster Hangout On Wednesday

Google’s John Mueller (of Google Switzerland) announced in a Google+ post that Google will be hosting an “Office Hours’ hangout on Google+ for webmasters on Wednesday. They do this 1-3 times a week, but there’s a lot of learning opportunity. …

YouTube Nonprofit Program Gets Some Updates YouTube Nonprofit Program Gets Some Updates

YouTube announced some updates to its nonprofit program. One is “The Playbook Guide: YouTube for Good”. This is described as “a how-to resource specifically targeted at nonprofit organizations, with sections on how to create content, raise funds, connect with other …

Over A Third Of iPhone Buyers Switched From Android, BlackBerry Over A Third Of iPhone Buyers Switched From Android, BlackBerry

The iPhone 4S launch in October was met with high level of demand that has become customary for the launch of new Apple products. Of course, not all of those people lining up for new iPhones are current iPhone users, …

“Polish Underground” Takes Down Government Websites

In Warsaw, a group call the “Polish Underground” targeted the Polish Government’s website. This comes following the weekends attack on websites belonging to Poland’s president, prime minister and parliament. The attacks are thought to be a protest to upcoming anti-piracy …

Google Street View Adventure Google Street View Adventure

Last week, my wife went bargain shopping at a local “Peddler’s Mall”-type resale spot. In one of the booths she spotted a really nice leather bag. She had been on my case to stop carrying what she called my “man …

National Pie Day, Steven Tyler, and Stuffed Animals National Pie Day, Steven Tyler, and Stuffed Animals
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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 …

Google+ Now Accepting Pseudonyms, Nicknames Google+ Now Accepting Pseudonyms, Nicknames

Three months after making a promise to their users, Google has remained true to their word: Google+ will now allow psuedonyms. Earlier today, Bradley Horowitz, Google+ Vice President of Product Management, posted the announcement to his account, which said they’re …

Minecraft Made It Hip To Pay For Indie Games

Game piracy is still a big deal and maybe even more for indie titles, but Notch of Minecraft fame doesn’t seem to think so. Speaking to PC Gamer, Notch spoke on whether or not they are still indie developers with …

Violist Handles Cell Phone Interruption In The Best Way Possible Violist Handles Cell Phone Interruption In The Best Way Possible
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Modern mobile phones do a lot to make our lives easier, but sometimes they can be a bother, too. Most teachers, preachers, public speakers, and performers are familiar with the annoyance of having a phone ring when it shouldn’t. Even …

Tumblr Hits 15 Billion Pageviews Per Month Tumblr Hits 15 Billion Pageviews Per Month

It’s hardly news that Tumblr is growing like a weed, but Founder and CEO David Karp reportedly announced at the DLD conference today that the service is now seeing over 100 million uniques a month and over 15 billion pageviews …

Fleshlight iPad Case Takes Forever Alone To A Whole New Level [NSFW] Fleshlight iPad Case Takes Forever Alone To A Whole New Level [NSFW]
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Steve Jobs was all about changing the way the world does certain things, so in that respect, I guess he would have to be impressed with the ingenuity at work here. And let’s be honest, in some ways, it could …

EFF Held An AMA Q&A Today On Reddit About SOPA, PIPA, et al.

The Electronic Frontier Foundation‘s activism team visited the land of Reddit today with a mission: (image)@EFFEFFThe EFF activism team is doing an AMA Q&A session on @Reddit today. Have questions for us? Ask them here: https://t.co/OrjisETg(image) 1 hour ago via …

Google 2011 Revenue Breakdown [Infographic] Google 2011 Revenue Breakdown [Infographic]
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Google released its earnings report for the fourth quarter last week. Here’s a look at Google’s revenue in a format that’s a bit easier to consume. Wordstream has put out the following infographic looking at where Google made its money …

State of the Union Goes Interactive Via Mozilla State of the Union Goes Interactive Via Mozilla

If you’re interested in the State of the Union Address, it will be given on Tuesday January 24th at 9 pm eastern time. For those who are not really sure what the ‘address’ really is, I’ll summarize for you. Annually …

Dear Pinterest: Can We Talk? Dear Pinterest: Can We Talk?
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I like Pinterest. I really do. But, I have this fear for the old girl. See, there is a rule in marketing that goes like this: If your product is bad, awesome marketing will only kill your business that much …

Bing To Users: We’re More Than Just A Pretty Picture Bing To Users: We’re More Than Just A Pretty Picture
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Been to Bing lately? If so, you may have seen a little tour of Bing’s homepage. A bar appears at the top, which says “Bing is more than just a pretty picture. See why.” You’re then presented with buttons for …