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StubHub Launched In The UK StubHub Launched In The UK

eBay launched StubHub, its secondary ticketing service, in the United Kingdom today. This marks the first international expansion for StubHub. The company is positioning it as an attept to “shake up the UK ticketing market”. The company will sell tickets …

Bolex D16 Kickstarter Project Hits $280K Bolex D16 Kickstarter Project Hits $280K
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Camera enthusiast Joe Rubinstein has sort of resurrected the Bolex name, that of a Swiss company known for the 16mm motion picture cameras it manufactured during the first half of the century. Rubinstein obtained a license to apply Bolex to …

TechWomen Empowers Women and Girls TechWomen Empowers Women and Girls
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TechWomen is an international exchange that uses technology to empower women and girls participating in North Africa and the Middle East. The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs will expand to Sub-Saharan Africa at the beginning …

Doodle 4 Google Winner Announced In Ireland Doodle 4 Google Winner Announced In Ireland

Google has been providing young artists with the opportunity to see their creations featured online for several years with their “Doodle 4 Google” contest, which allows children from all over the country to submit original, hand-drawn designs based upon a …

Ratchet And Clank HD Collection Celebrates 10th Anniversary
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Insomniac Games, like Naughty Dog, has been a staunch supporter of the PlayStation platform since their major debut with Spyro the Dragon. They really got their start, however, with Ratchet and Clank on the PlayStation 2 in 2002. Sony has …

Britney Spears Sees Dave Morin and Path Britney Spears Sees Dave Morin and Path

Britney Spears was seen yesterday in the Silicon Valley, sitting at the boardroom table at the offices of Path, visiting with it’s founder Dave Morin. Spears is very familiar with social media and has over 14 million followers on Twitter. …

Kindle App For iPad Gets Retina Display Makeover Kindle App For iPad Gets Retina Display Makeover

Amazon has updated their popular Kindle app for iOS devices today, the company has announced. The new update brings several update that make the Kindle app more like the Kindle Fire tablet, and adds retina display support for the new …

YouTube Now Available in Chile!!!! YouTube Now Available in Chile!!!!

YouTube is now available in Chile through YouTube.cl. It is the fifth country in Latin America and joins Argentina, Brazil, Colombia and Mexico. Over 40 countries now have a local version of YouTube. This great news for residents of Chile …

AOL Acquires Photo-Sharing App Hipster AOL Acquires Photo-Sharing App Hipster

AOL has just struck a deal with Hipster, a relatively new photo-sharing company, to acquire their local app. Hipster’s intimate five-person team will be working with the AOL mobile team out of Palo Alto. The year-old company raised considerable interest …

Microsoft, Yahoo, AOL Ad Deal Goes Into Effect Microsoft, Yahoo, AOL Ad Deal Goes Into Effect
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In November, Microsoft, Yahoo and AOL announced an ad partnership, which the trio said would benefit advertisers, agencies and publishers by providing “more efficient access to premium online ad inventory”. The agreements among the companies would enable the ad networks …

Casper Ware & Long Beach State Jerseys Impress Fans

#TheBeach is one of those Twitter trends that started out about something specific, and like these trends leads to everyone chiming in…even people who have no idea that Long Beach State exists. In the image above you can see that …

Rod Blagojevich, Gallagher, and Segways

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 …

TED Official App Finally Comes To Android TED Official App Finally Comes To Android

TED, the all-inclusive nonprofit busy with the never-ending task of promoting “Ideas Worth Spreading,” are officially spreading those ideas to Android devices as the group has announced the release of an official app for the platform. Similar to the iOS …

Darth Vader YouTube Video: 10 Hours of Breathing

YouTube user Murdock129 decided to create a ten hour video of Darth Vader’s “mechano-asthmatic wheezing.” It sounds more like a morbidly obese person going up and down the steel stairs of a submarine while smoking a stogy. Perhaps this clip …

Marquette/BYU: Yum Center Floor Failure?

It’s getting a little tight in Louisville, Kentucky as BYU is trying to mount a successful comeback against the Marquette Golden Eagles. While the lead is currently 12, the Cougars have already cut it to a six-point deficit once already. …

Infographic: The True Cost Of Piracy Infographic: The True Cost Of Piracy

Online piracy is a global problem in regards to both consumers and industry groups. Expensive media, low incomes and cheap digital technology are said to be the primary reasons for rampant media piracy. In 2010, the U.S. Government Accountability Office …

Google Panda Update Not Happening Google Panda Update Not Happening

Every time Google makes some change to its algorithm that webmasters notice, lots of people jump to conclusions that it’s another Panda update. This is simply not the case. In fact, it’s usually not the case. Barry Schwartz at Search …

‘Scramble with Friends’ Available on Google Play

Zynga hopes to draw more people to Scramble With Friends” by bringing the game to Google Play (formerly Android market). Scramble follows Words With Friends as the latest game in the With Friends franchise. The release will feature cross-platform compatibility, …

Google Hires Digg Founder Kevin Rose Google Hires Digg Founder Kevin Rose

It was only yesterday that Kevin Rose and his company Milk were already on the down and out after shutting down Oink. Well, Rose is back on the upswing again with Google hiring him. AllThingsD got the exclusive that had …

Ashton Kutcher & Angel Investors Fund “Open Table For Stylists” StyleSeat Ashton Kutcher & Angel Investors Fund “Open Table For Stylists” StyleSeat

StyleSeat has some angels are their side. A total of $775,000 has been raised by Ashton Kutcher, Sophia Bush and other angel investors including Founders Fund. StyleSeat considers itself a social network for beauty and wellness professionals to attract clients …

Major “Celebrity Apprentice” Sponsor Pulls Out Over Trump Sons Hunting Scandal
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Donald Trump’s sons are causing him quite a bit of trouble this week with something that happened a year ago. While on a trip to Africa with the company Hunting Legends, the younger Trumps–Donald Jr. and Eric–posed for numerous photos …

Zuckerberg/Peres Facebook Meme Goes Viral Zuckerberg/Peres Facebook Meme Goes Viral

Ever since the latest update on Facebook allowed users to upload larger images to their wall and photo albums, memes have become more and more popular via the world’s largest social networking site (e.g. What My Friends Think I Do). …

Rick Santorum Wants To Ban Pornography
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Since Rick Santorum has a hard time arguing with Mitt Romney about financial issues, he has become the social choice for republican candidate for the president’s office. After his crusades on birth control and gay marriage, he now has his …

What About BlackBerry Mobile Device Management? What About BlackBerry Mobile Device Management?

Research in Motion (RIM) has released a statement regarding their mobile device management solutions and where the company is headed in general. They seek to inform their consumers that they aren’t out of the game, but adapting and providing new …