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Yahoo Meme Going Offline on May 25th Yahoo Meme Going Offline on May 25th
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Yahoo Inc. has announced today that it will take Yahoo Meme offline on May 25th, due do a lack of familiarity and user adoption. Yahoo Meme, a Twitter-like service, was launched in 2009 in a Portuguese-language version, and its English-language …

Jamie-Lynn Sigler Dating Washington Nationals’ Cutter Dykstra
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Would Tony Soprano approve? Well, at least he’s a New Yorker. Sigler, who made her mark in television with her portrayal of Meadow Soprano on the hit HBO series, is reportedly now dating Cutter Dykstra of the Washington Nationals. Despite …

Survey Shows Most iPhone Users Satisfied With Siri Survey Shows Most iPhone Users Satisfied With Siri

When Tim Cook took to the stage in October 2011 to unveil the iPhone 4S, there was one feature that got most of the attention: Siri. While the iPhone 4S sports several improvements over its predecessor – upgrades to the …

Make Your Images Work For You On Pinterest Make Your Images Work For You On Pinterest
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Pinnable Business has put together a very handy infographic that can help you makes sure the images you upload to Pinterest do the work you intend them to. Lots of businesses are hopping on board Pinterest, one of the fastest-growing, …

Total Recall Teaser Trailer For A Full Trailer

Ok Hollywood, it’s starting to get out of control. Teaser trailers announcing when full trailers are going to be available. Don’t get me wrong, Total Recall is a perfect movie for doing something so ridiculous. The original sci-fi classic is …

Facebook EnemyGraph App Connects Users In Truly Sincere Ways Facebook EnemyGraph App Connects Users In Truly Sincere Ways
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Facebook loves to wrap itself up in the gold-foil idea that it is a veritable online Candyland of unlimited sharing and endless warm chats among friends. Yet, for years, people have been clamoring for a “Dislike” button to counter the …

NASA’s Twitter Account Receives Social Media Award NASA’s Twitter Account Receives Social Media Award

NASA’s activities in social media were recognized on Monday in New York when the agency’s official Twitter feed, @NASA, received a Shorty Award for the best government use of social media. The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media …

Jennifer Lawrence: Twitter Reactions to Premiere Style
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Jennifer Lawrence’s role as Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games has made her a mega star. The movie has created considerable chatter in the office and has been one of the top trending topics for weeks. Last week we reported …

Weird Things To Write Off On Your Taxes [Infographic]

I love covering pseudo-holidays. Earlier this month we had Pie Day, Steak and a BJ Day (same day, actually — great day, actually), and the Ides of March. And, of course, April Fools’ Day is just over them thar hills. …

Google I/O Tickets Sell Out In 20 Minutes Google I/O Tickets Sell Out In 20 Minutes

Well, that was fast. We reported that registration was open for Google I/O this morning at 7 a.m. PDT. Last year, the tickets sold out in less than an hour. This year the tickets sold out in 20 minutes. Vic …

FTC Shifts Privacy Spotlight: New Best Practices FTC Shifts Privacy Spotlight: New Best Practices

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has issued a new report that sets forth a series of “best practices” for advertisers and data brokers to follow which can allow them to flourish while still protecting American consumer’s personal data. The new …

Study Shows Email Still Bigger Than Social Study Shows Email Still Bigger Than Social

A strong majority (85%) of online-connected global citizens in 24 countries use the internet for emails while six in ten (62%) use it for social networking, finds a new poll by global research company Ipsos for Reuters News. One in …

U.S., European Tablet Users Paying for More Content U.S., European Tablet Users Paying for More Content

Regardless of huge amounts of free content available, tablet owners aren’t opposed to paying for media they really want. In a study by Neilsen, tablet owners in the U.S., UK, Germany and Italy were surveyed to see who was willing …

Name Game: Is It An Android Phone, Or A Condom? Name Game: Is It An Android Phone, Or A Condom?
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Since Google launched its Android operating system back in 2008 the ongoing rivalry between Android and Apple’s iOS platform has often been compared to the age-old Mac-vs-Windows debate. In one respect, at least, the comparison is apt: while Apple makes …

Google Adds Google Play to its Homepage Google Adds Google Play to its Homepage
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Besides the doodles, changes to the Google homepage are rare. So, when Google makes changes to one of the most visited pages on the web, it’s a big deal. And when Google makes a change to its homepage that links …

Will The “Next Web” Belong To Yahoo? Will The “Next Web” Belong To Yahoo?

Yahoo Chief Product Officer, Blake Irving, spoke about “the next web” (not the technology blog) at the Adobe Digital Marketing Summit last week. Yahoo has posted a “concise version” of his opening remarks from he event, in which he talks …

Frank Martin To Move To South Carolina

Coach Frank Martin, who has spent five years with the Kansas State Wildcats, has confirmed to ESPN that he’s accepted a position as head coach at South Carolina. The news comes just days after Martin denied the rumors that have …

Angry Birds Creator Acquires Futuremark Games Angry Birds Creator Acquires Futuremark Games

Rovio is a busy little bird these days. First it’s wildly successful “Angry Birds” franchise gets its first real sequel in “Angry Birds Space.” Now we get news that they have aquired their second company. This time it is the …

EBay Blocks the Sale of Sugar Substitute EBay Blocks the Sale of Sugar Substitute

Internet auctioneer eBay blocked the global sale of Sorbitol yesterday, a sugar substitute that has been blamed for the death of a medical patient in Italy. As a subject in a food intolerance test being conducted in a private clinic …

How Not To Suck At Meetings [Infographic, Video]

Meetings suck. They really do. What’s that old adage? “The camel was a horse designed by committee?” Or something like that. By the way, does anybody have a better idea of how to being this article? If so, please dress …

Google Drive Launching In April [REPORT] Google Drive Launching In April [REPORT]

According to Om Malik at GigaOm’s sources, we should see the long-awaited Google cloud storage service, Google Drive, next month. He says that “sources familiar with the company’s plans” have marked the first week of April as the release period. …

Three New Kindle Fire Models Coming This Year? Three New Kindle Fire Models Coming This Year?
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With the Amazon’s Kindle Fire tablet just past the ripe old age of four months, rumors are starting to swirl about what Amazon has coming next. Twice already this year we’ve seen reports about a 10-inch model being in the …

BrowserQuest: An HTML5 MMO From Mozilla BrowserQuest: An HTML5 MMO From Mozilla

Mozilla is one of the strongest proponents of Open Web standards including HTML5. There have already been demos created that show the power of HTML5, but Mozilla and Little Workshop have outdone themselves this time. The Mozilla Hacks page today …

Cafe4tune Virtual Social World Launches In Beta Cafe4tune Virtual Social World Launches In Beta

Cafe4tune, a new social network which allows individuals and organizations worldwide to interact in virtual, 2D and 3D web environments, launches today in Beta with companion iPhone, iPad or Android apps. Since Cafe4tune was first introduced in 2011, more than …