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Google Maps Gives 19 More Cities 45° Imagery Google Maps Gives 19 More Cities 45° Imagery

Google Maps has updated the imagery for 19 more cities so as to offer 45° angles in addition to the standard 90° view. This round, there are 8 international locations and 11 locations in the United States. This update is …

Ark People-Search Engine Raises $4.2 Million Ark People-Search Engine Raises $4.2 Million
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Liz Gannes over at All Things D is reporting that “people-search” engine Ark has just raised $4.2 million during its recent seed round. Ark is a website that promises to help searchers find old acquaintances and new friends based on …

George Zimmerman’s Website Has Been Taken Down
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File this one under “I’m surprised it didn’t happen sooner”. The Sun-Sentinel is reporting that George Zimmerman’s website has been officially disabled. Zimmerman is currently facing second degree murder charges in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin. He was released …

How Much Of Google’s Webspam Efforts Come From These Patents? How Much Of Google’s Webspam Efforts Come From These Patents?
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Bill Slawski over at SEO By The Sea, who is always up on search industry patents, has an interesting article talking about a patent that might be related to Google’s new Webspam Update. It’s called: Methods and systems for identifying …

Sprint Will Offer Unlimited 4G Data Plans Sprint Will Offer Unlimited 4G Data Plans

Earlier this month we brought you news that Sprint had unveiled a new Android smartphone – the LG Viper – that would be available on the company’s fledgling 4G LTE network when it launched. While the phone itself was not …

Fort Atlantic Puts First Album On NES Cartridge
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If you’re looking to break through the crowded indie rock scene with your first studio album, I’m going to say that it helps to release it on a freaking NES cartridge. “The idea to put together a Nintendo cartridge and …

Google, Apple Execs Meet with Ferrari CEO Google, Apple Execs Meet with Ferrari CEO

Ferrari President and Chairman Luca di Montezemolo was in the San Francisco bay area over the weekend to give a speech at Stanford, and met up with Apple CEO Tim Cook and “heads of Google” for some exclusive face time. …

Minimalist Movie Posters Make You Think About Life

Sometimes things in life like movies really have the possibility to make you think about things in a new light. Saving Private Ryan did that for me, even though I was in the Air Force, it made me realize the …

Kardashians’ Show To Make E! Home For 3 More Years

The infamous Kardashian family has just signed a deal with their home network E! to keep their show, “Keeping Up With The Kardashians”, on for another three years; the 18-episode seventh season begins in mid-may. For those thinking that the …

IMAX Giving Away Limited Edition Avengers Midnight Posters

If you’re like most hardcore comic book nerds, then there’s a very strong possibility that you can’t wait to see “The Avengers” on the big screen. To make this joyous occasion that much sweeter, IMAX is giving you incentive to …

AdWords Quality Score Explained with Latest Update AdWords Quality Score Explained with Latest Update

In addition to Google offering account labels for keywords in AdWords, it’s also now offering a new tool that details the Quality Score of a keyword so marketers can optimize an ad’s performance. When looking at your AdWords account, hover …

Samsung Ordered To Give Apple Documents In Infringement Suit Samsung Ordered To Give Apple Documents In Infringement Suit

Apple has won a victory in one of its myriad patent infringement lawsuits against Samsung, as a judge ruled that Samsung violated a court order by failing to hand certain documents over to Apple during the discovery process. The documents …

The Avengers Trailers You Didn’t See
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The Avengers media blitz has been ridiculous. The film isn’t due out for over a week and I think I have already seen 75% of the movie. From trailers to promos to clips to stills, Walt Disney and Marvel are …

The Brands that Own the Brands [Infographic] The Brands that Own the Brands [Infographic]
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This lovely illustration and web of brands that own brands was featured on reedit.com today and reveals something very interesting about our choices as a consumer or, if you will, lack of choices. It’s titled, “The Illusion of Choice”. If …

Miss Dominican Republic’s Crown To Be Taken Away
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Apparently it’s against the rules to be gorgeous and taken. 25-year old Carlina Duran will have her Miss Dominican Republic crown and title revoked tonight after it was discovered this week that she married in 2009, which is against the …

Adam Sessler And G4 Part Ways
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It could be argued that G4 is a shell of its former self and many people would agree with you. One of the few decent things that G4 is still airing would be X-Play. Unfortunately, it looks like that too …

Google to Add Breadcrumb URLs to AdWords Google to Add Breadcrumb URLs to AdWords
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Google will soon begin to implement “breadcrumb trails” into their text AdWords ads. Breadcrumb trails refer to a set of links that show the path to various categories within a website. In the Google-provided example, a shoe site ad could …

Fox News Mole Tweets About His Encounter With The DA Fox News Mole Tweets About His Encounter With The DA

You remember that former Fox News employee that was doing recon for Gawker, right? Well, it appears that Fox News was serious about pursuing legal action. “Fox Mole” Joe Muto was apparently served with a search warrant this morning, according …

Apple iCloud Has 125 Million Users Apple iCloud Has 125 Million Users

Apple’s iCloud service has recently achieved 125 million users, up roughly 25 million subscribers since February. These numbers stand upon the launch of Google’s own Drive cloud service yesterday, and it will be interesting to see how the new platform …

Google: We Don’t Have The Resources To Investigate Page Removal Requests Google: We Don’t Have The Resources To Investigate Page Removal Requests
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Google’s Matt Cutts put out a new Webmaster Help video. It’s one of those where he answers his own question (as opposed to a user-submitted one), so you know it’s something Google deals with all the time. The question: There’s …

Paul Rademacher Talks Google Maps API During Hangout Paul Rademacher Talks Google Maps API During Hangout

I’m really starting to like this casual conversation thing Google has going on with its Hangouts. It’s nice to see developers just discuss the stuff they’re working on without any PR or companies getting in the way of what they …

Saturn Video Shows Giant Objects Hitting Rings

I’ve always been fascinated with space. The unknown is a scary thing to ponder, and the universe is such a vast, dark place. The possibilities are endless with what we could find there. And there is so much that we …

Octomom Investigated by Police: Twitter Reacts
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Octomom Nadya Suleman can’t seem to catch a break. When she’s not being openly ridiculed by comedians, bloggers, and those who spend an embarrassing amount of time on social networking sites, the world’s most hated mother is dealing with the …

TellTale Releases Official ‘Walking Dead’ Trailer

A couple of days ago we showed you the new Playstation Network release if The Walking Dead video game series. The first game in the series was released yesterday, along with a game trailer viewable on PSN and Youtube. No …