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Facebook Stock Demand Outweighs Availability Facebook Stock Demand Outweighs Availability

Despite harsh criticism of Mark Zuckerberg’s less-than-professional fashion preferences and investors opinion that Facebook is way overvalued, demand for the stock already has investors lining up to get a piece of the social network. According to Yahoo news, a source …

Verizon Follows Twitter’s Example And Joins Friends Of The Internet Club Verizon Follows Twitter’s Example And Joins Friends Of The Internet Club
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Twitter impressed all of us this week when they laid the legal smackdown on the state of New York over their attempt to subpoena Tweets from a member of the Occupy movement. It showed that some companies in the tech …

Mark Consuelos Used To Be A Stripper

Kelly Ripa, the spunky, chirpy host of “Live! With Kelly”, is so unfailingly perky and sweet, it’s hard to imagine her harboring a dark secret. And in a way, she doesn’t…but her husband does. Mark Consuelos, the hunky Spanish/Italian actor …

iOS 5.1 Jailbreak “Weeks Away,” But Getting Closer iOS 5.1 Jailbreak “Weeks Away,” But Getting Closer

Yesterday we brought you news that iOS hacker pod2g had gotten an untethered jailbreak of iOS 5.1 working on his third generation iPad. In his tweet yesterday, he said that after a little more work, he would test it on …

Xbox 360 Is King For 16th Straight Month, Sells 236,000 In April Xbox 360 Is King For 16th Straight Month, Sells 236,000 In April
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Microsoft now has a couple of things to be excited about as we close out the work week. On Thursday, they unveiled a huge overhaul of their Bing engine that will debut a three-column format and heavily integrate Facebook (and …

USDA to Improve Regulations For Internet Pet Sales USDA to Improve Regulations For Internet Pet Sales

The USDA is proposing changes to current laws that bring internet puppy sellers into the Animal Welfare Act. Before now, dog breeders who sell their animals online were able to get around the 1966 law, which stipulates that a retail …

Moms Online: 75% on Facebook, 4.9M on Pinterest, and 1 in 3 Blog Moms Online: 75% on Facebook, 4.9M on Pinterest, and 1 in 3 Blog

Whether its by blog or by Pinterest, by now it’s a recognized fact that women are the driving force behind much of the internet. Ahead of this Sunday’s annual observance of the difficult and often under-appreciated labor women endure to …

Google’s Sergey Brin is Searching for a Cure to Parkinson’s Google’s Sergey Brin is Searching for a Cure to Parkinson’s

Aside from trying to get Google+ on track and dealing with Penguin updates, Google’s Sergey Brin is working on a project that’s a little more personal to him, as well as those who suffer from Parkinson’s disease, a a degenerative …

Apple iTV Confirmed by Foxconn CEO Apple iTV Confirmed by Foxconn CEO

It turns out the rumors are (finally) true: Apple will be selling a television set in the near future. Terry Gou, Foxconn’s chairman and president, gave an interview with China Daily in which he confirmed that the company, which manufactures …

Facebook Value Continues to Diminish In Investors Eye’s Facebook Value Continues to Diminish In Investors Eye’s

This morning Bloomberg published an article featuring a harsh criticism of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s less-than-traditional business apparel. Apparently his signature hoodie is an insult to some crusty investors over on Wall Street who like all their monkey men to …

Blake Griffin and Chris Paul Expected to Play in Game 6
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Blake Griffin and Chris Paul, two Los Angeles Clippers players who were both suffering from injuries, are expected to play in the Game 6 showdown against the Memphis Grizzlies. Griffin sprained his left knee during Wednesday night’s game. However, Thursday’s …

Rare Twin Water Tornados Spotted In Louisiana

Mother Nature sure is a creative beast. As someone who has been fascinated by tornados my entire life, I love finding new pictures of twisters in rare form, and this one definitely falls under that category. A scientist snapped a …

Droplr Undercuts Cloud Storage Competition Droplr Undercuts Cloud Storage Competition
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For a limited time, cloud storage service Droplr is offering a Pro upgrade of 100 GB of storage for $3 a month, or $30 a year, in a bid to compete with the host of other pay cloud services that …

Google Talks Content API For Shopping Testing Google Talks Content API For Shopping Testing

Only a few days after Google pushed the Hangout for the Content API for Shopping, they’re back again with another Hangout from just last week. This week’s Hangout focuses on a slew of new questions for the Content API team. …

UFO By The Sun Gets More Proof It’s Real
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Two weeks ago I reported on a story about the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO) spotting a possible UFO next to the Sun. NASA, as usual, blamed it on some smudge, or left over cosmic rays that leave a streak …

Mahmoud Mokhtar Google Doodle Celebrates “Father of Modern Egyptian Sculpture” Mahmoud Mokhtar Google Doodle Celebrates “Father of Modern Egyptian Sculpture”

Google has been feeling rather Egyptian lately when it comes to their Doodles. Earlier this week, they displayed a fun little piece honoring Howard Carter, the man who first uncovered King Tut’s tomb. Today, Google is celebrating not an archaeologist, …

New Bing Takes Aim At Google’s Search Plus Your World New Bing Takes Aim At Google’s Search Plus Your World
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Yesterday, in what can only be described as a huge shot across Google’s bow, Microsoft unveiled “The New Bing,” a completely redesigned search interface designed to shorten the distance between searching and doing. Built on the premise that more and …

Google Penguin Update Recovery: Matt Cutts Says Watch These 2 Videos Google Penguin Update Recovery: Matt Cutts Says Watch These 2 Videos
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Danny Sullivan at Search Engine Land put up a great Penguin article with some new quotes from Matt Cutts. We’ve referenced some of the points made in other articles, but one important thing to note from the whole thing is …

Google Places Autocomplete Removes The Tedium Of Address Entry Pages Google Places Autocomplete Removes The Tedium Of Address Entry Pages

I have my disagreements with Google, but we’re on the level more often than not. You see, Google agrees with me that address entry pages on the Internet are stupid. They’re slow, tedious and only serve to slow me down …

Geeknet to Sale Slashdot, SourceForge? Geeknet to Sale Slashdot, SourceForge?

Thanks to announcement from Geeknet, there’s speculation that the company could be selling some incredibly notable web properties in an effort to “maximize shareholder value,” meaning stalwart sites like SourceForge, Slashdot, and Freecode may soon be for sale. While we …

Facebook’s Instagram Deal Prompts FTC Probe Facebook’s Instagram Deal Prompts FTC Probe

What was once speculation has now taken shape in reality: Facebook will be on the receiving end of a competition probe from the Federal Trade Commission as a result of the social networking site’s purchase of Instagram last month. According …

Will the New Bing Improve Social Media Authority Rankings? Will the New Bing Improve Social Media Authority Rankings?
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When Microsoft unveiled the new Bing format yesterday, it became clear that the company is banking heavily on social search. The entire right column of Bing’s new three-column search results formant will be given up to social results. The column …

Bristol Palin: Obama’s Daughters are the Reason He Supports Gay Marriage
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Bristol Palin, Sarah Palin’s offspring and frequent target of Internet hatred, has decided to weigh in on Obama’s public support of same-sex marriage. Because, you know, everyone on the planet was collectively holding their breath until she shared her thoughts …

Howard Stern Says He’ll Never Be Like J-Lo

Radio jock Howard Stern may have recently promised to change his deviant behavior while he’s acting as judge for “America’s Got Talent“, but that didn’t stop him from bashing fellow reality show judges Jennifer Lopez and Britney Spears recently. Stern …