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Jimmy Kimmel’s Super Bowl Prank Was a Success Jimmy Kimmel’s Super Bowl Prank Was a Success

While this particular topic was discussed by WebProNews during Super Bowl night, the late night talk show host has supplied us with a “greatest hits” of his prank, where he asked people to unplug their televisions during crucial parts of …

Le Huffington Post Québec Goes Live Le Huffington Post Québec Goes Live

Today, Arianna Huffington announced the launch of the second Huffington Post expansion into a French language community, as Le Huffington Post Québec is now live. Here’s what she had to say in a blog post this morning: This is the …

Clint Eastwood Super Bowl Ad Inspires Political Parodies Clint Eastwood Super Bowl Ad Inspires Political Parodies
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The Chrysler ad starring Clint Eastwood was inspiring to many Americans for its uplifting message and support for the auto industry that is just starting to grow again. The ad did cause a bit of controversy though with some people …

Congress Fast Tracks FAA Switch To GPS Congress Fast Tracks FAA Switch To GPS
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Updating the FAA’s national air traffic control network is not exactly an easy undertaking. However, the desire to switch from a system that relies on radar to one that uses GPS has been on the front burner for some time …

Social Networking For The Workplace Social Networking For The Workplace

Anthony DeRosa, social-media editor for Reuters news service says: “Social media now is not an option, it’s a necessity,” “A couple of years ago that wasn’t the case, but I think now people have to be a part of it, …

Facebook Makes People Feel Good – Study Proves Facebook Makes People Feel Good – Study Proves

Apparently, Facebook makes people happy. No, seriously. We now have proof. A new study reported in Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, a peer-reviewed journal, actually dug into the physiological responses to people who visit social networking sites. Measurements of physical …

Giants Win The Super Bowl, Doritos Baby Wins Chips Giants Win The Super Bowl, Doritos Baby Wins Chips

Commercials are the highlight of the Super Bowl; it’s that comic relief from the unbearable tension of the high stakes football game. From naughty body painting commercials to talking heads sprouting from a body, this year’s game had many hilarious …

Amazon, Viacom Partner To Increase Amazon Prime Instant Video Selection Amazon, Viacom Partner To Increase Amazon Prime Instant Video Selection

As a result of a digital licensing agreement with Viacom, Amazon announced today that Amazon Prime members will now be able to instantly stream television shows from MTV, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, TV Land, Spike, VH1, BET, CMT and Logo. The …

Google+ Gets Improved Spam Controls Google+ Gets Improved Spam Controls
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Google has quietly rolled out some improvements to the spam control options for their Google+ social network. The new feature allows users to flag comments as inappropriate or abusive, and to block any future comments from the offending user. The …

Google Is The Leader In Renewable Energy Says Greenpeace Google Is The Leader In Renewable Energy Says Greenpeace
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Greenpeace released version five of their Cool IT leaderboard that rates IT companies on their climate solutions, energy impact and political advocacy. Overcoming Cisco, the winner from the last year, Google has taken the top spot as the leader in …

Syrian President’s Email Hacked By Anonymous
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Okay, I’m not denigrating Anonymous’ obvious skill with the hacking of the computers. They’ve got some formidable chops. But can it really be considered hacking if the hacked person’s password for their email account is “12345″? I’m sure there was …

Kendrick Perkins Is Mad At LeBron James Because of Blake Griffin Kendrick Perkins Is Mad At LeBron James Because of Blake Griffin
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When Blake Griffin absolutely baptized Kendrick Perkins with a beast-mode, get the hell out of my way dunk, the Twitter world exploded. In fact, I remember watching ESPN’s SportsCenter the night the dunk happened, and the show’s anchors were excitedly …

Super Bowl XLVI Streamed By 2.1 Million Super Bowl XLVI Streamed By 2.1 Million

The Super Bowl is always the biggest game to watch every year. Sports fans look forward to the day with great anticipation. Whether you love the game or enjoy the food and friendship, this is a great day for all …

Santorum Wins 3 – Twitter Opinion Split Santorum Wins 3 – Twitter Opinion Split

Rick Santorum won the Minnesota and Colorado caucuses and a nonbinding primary in Missouri on Tuesday. That’s four states he has now won, compared to Newt Gingrich’s one. Mitt Romney’s “inevitable” sweep to GOP victory now looks less set-in-stone. Opinions …

Mobile Internet Doubling In Usage Mobile Internet Doubling In Usage

Mobile web is such a great convenience, what with being able to easily and quickly access information, often faster than that of high-speed or broadband on most PC’s or laptops. According to StatCounter.com, mobile internet usage has sky-rocketed up to …

Linking to Lowes.com? Better Get Permission First Linking to Lowes.com? Better Get Permission First
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Don’t link to Lowes.com unless you have the time to fax a license request to them. Ars Technica has found that Lowes.com has a ridiculous policy on linking to them. They require that Web sites that link to them must …

Buffalo Wild Wings Experiments With On-Table iPad Ordering Buffalo Wild Wings Experiments With On-Table iPad Ordering
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After an initial pilot program in Toronto, Buffalo Wild Wings is expanding a program that will allow the restaurant’s patrons to order their food from an iPad at their table. The goal is to speed up and enhance the customer …

Hackers On Your Home Security Cameras? Hackers On Your Home Security Cameras?
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Some users of home security Cameras made by Trendnet could have been exposed to malicious activity by hackers. Using the Shodan search engine users can locate internet connected devices using very simple search terms. Apparently the way these Trendnet cameras …

Roy Bostock To Step Down As Yahoo’s Chairman Of The Board Roy Bostock To Step Down As Yahoo’s Chairman Of The Board

Yahoo’s been going through a lot of changes as a company, and that will continue in the near term, as Yahoo’s Chairman of the Board, Roy Bostock, announced today that he, along with three other board members have “volunteered” not …

The History Of The Mobile App Marketplace The History Of The Mobile App Marketplace

Did you know that it’s been less than four years since Apple launched iTunes App Store? Only four years and yet information about apps for smartphones is omnipresent in commercials, ads, conversation, and so on. Smartphones would hardly be worth …

Path Uploads Your Address Book To Their Servers Path Uploads Your Address Book To Their Servers

An iOS developer has made a surprising and somewhat alarming discovery about the iPhone app published by social network Path. Arun Thampi of Singapore was digging around in Path when he discovered that the app uploads the entire contents of …

Yahoo’s Best Cities For Dating And Love Yahoo’s Best Cities For Dating And Love
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Dating is a game of chess and love isn’t much different; make all the right moves and “king me”, you’re in love, but then the game continues and for us men, that’s a game we probably won’t win right? So, …

Googler: SEO Is A Bug, And Google Is Trying To Fix It Googler: SEO Is A Bug, And Google Is Trying To Fix It
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Six days ago, a Google engineer, who just started with the company this year, posted to Hacker News to ask, “What is so evil about adding social networking features to everyone’s account?” “You have a Docs account and a Picasa …

Russian Anonymous Leaks Emails of Pro-Putin Group Russian Anonymous Leaks Emails of Pro-Putin Group
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The Russian branch of Anonymous has leaked emails that claim Nashi, a Russian youth group, is paying off journalists and bloggers for positive coverage of Vladimir Putin. The Guardian is reporting that the emails detail conversations between Vasily Yakemenko, the …