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Facebook Security Tips Facebook Security Tips
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Facebook has released a new security guide for parents, teens and educators called (appropriately), “Guide to Facebook Security”. The guide comes int he form of a downloadable handbook written by former Symantec Internet safety expert Linda McCarthy, Purdue University security …

iPad 3 Release Date Rumored Early 2012 iPad 3 Release Date Rumored Early 2012
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It’s Friday morning, how about some new Apple rumors to start the day? According to the Wall Street Journal, Apple is currently working with suppliers to begin a trial production of its next-gen tablet device, the iPad 3. The trial …

YouTube Gets Google+ Hangouts Feature YouTube Gets Google+ Hangouts Feature
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Google has added a feature to YouTube that lets users start a Google+ Hangout from any video page. You could already watch YouTube videos in hangouts, but this is probably a better way, because it may inspire you to share …

“We’re In” Meetup App Launched by Bing “We’re In” Meetup App Launched by Bing
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Bing announced the release of a new Windows Phone app today, called “Wer’e In”. It’s basically a way to plan get-togethers with friends. “We’re In makes organizing get- together’s, carpooling and trying to find people in a crowd a breeze,” …

Guys Beware: Cell Phones Could Damage Your Sperm Guys Beware: Cell Phones Could Damage Your Sperm
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On the list of cancer-causing boogeymen, cellphones are pretty high on the list. For years, people have been saying that they cause cancer – and for years almost as many people have been saying that the cancer/cellphone link is total …

Maximizing the Benefits of Online Video Through SEO Maximizing the Benefits of Online Video Through SEO
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For publishers, incorporating video into your website can help build visibility, engage audiences and increase page views. For marketers, video drives brand awareness and, when done correctly, it creates a unique opportunity to tell a product’s story. With YouTube as …

HP to Explore PC Spin Off, Acquire Autonomy HP to Explore PC Spin Off, Acquire Autonomy

Update: HP has officially announced its intent to acquire Autonomy in what would amount to about $10.2 billion at $42.11 per share. The exact words of the announcement are that they have: “announced the terms of a recommended transaction under …

Daily Show Defends Rick Perry, Calls Out Selective Editing Practices Daily Show Defends Rick Perry, Calls Out Selective Editing Practices
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In this age of soundbites, it is becoming easier and easier to take things out of context. And with the popularity of YouTube, it’s becoming even easier to selectively edit video clips to suit your specific message. Though the practice …

Google Launches Rich Snippets for Music Google Launches Rich Snippets for Music

Google announced that it has launched rich snippets for music. This allows webmasters to mark up pages using the music markup to allow search results to display song info in the snippet. The feature is already being utilized by MySpace, …

Foursquare Adds Event Check-Ins Foursquare Adds Event Check-Ins

Foursquare announced today that its now featuring events that users can check into, in addition to just places. “During the past two SXSW conferences, we tried something similar, letting people check in to all the events happening around Austin,” the …

Anderson Cooper Thinks The Gerard Depardieu Peeing Incident Is Really Funny Anderson Cooper Thinks The Gerard Depardieu Peeing Incident Is Really Funny
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Gerard Depardieu is an Academy Award-nominated and Golden Globe-winning actor known for his work in Cyrano de Bergerac, Green Card and The Man in the Iron Mask. And when he’s gotta go, he’s gotta go. Tuesday night, on a flight …

Do Your Android Apps Get A Lot of Use? Do Your Android Apps Get A Lot of Use?

It all depends on which Android apps we’re talking about, according to one of Nielsen’s latest studies. What they found, while focusing on Android use, that, while most users access mobile web content through applications, as opposed to simply using …

Beatles Nostalgia Used In Anti-Piracy Campaign Beatles Nostalgia Used In Anti-Piracy Campaign

Anti-piracy group Music Matters describes themselves as a “collective effort by artists and all those who work in and around music to remind listeners of its enduring value.” Their campaign “Why Music Matters” is an attempt to let people know …

Google Maps Adds Weather Layer Google Maps Adds Weather Layer
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Google announced the addition of a weather layer to Google Maps, where users can see current temperatures and conditions anywhere on Google Maps. Google thinks this may help make travel easier. It can’t hurt to see the weather as you’re …

AT&T Messaging Plans: Perspectives AT&T Messaging Plans: Perspectives

AT&T is getting people riled up with its new plans for messing plans. This is not exactly the first time AT&T has touched a giant nerve among customers. Another recent nerve-touching occurred when the company put its data limits in …

Teacher’s Anti-Gay Facebook Comments Result In Suspension Teacher’s Anti-Gay Facebook Comments Result In Suspension
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Social media is a minefield when it comes to employers and employees. One must navigate carefully, as it is quite easy to get into major trouble – even on the basis of just a few Facebook comments. Florida teacher Jerry …

When Is The Best Time To Post To Facebook? When Is The Best Time To Post To Facebook?
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It’s infographic day at WebProNews, and now that we’ve learned about Google’s war against spam in awesome graphic form, we now turn our attention to Facebook; specifically, when will that witty post you’ve been holding onto get the most Facebook …

Ask Adds Partners to Bolster “Smart Answers” for Q&A Ask Adds Partners to Bolster “Smart Answers” for Q&A

Ask has announced several major partnerships designed to fuel the company’s growing Q&A service. More specifically, the partnerships will drive expansion of Ask’s “smart answers” across more categories including: sports, recipes, travel and music. The point of the “smart answers” …

Christine O’Donnell’s Piers Morgan Interview: The Two React On Twitter Christine O’Donnell’s Piers Morgan Interview: The Two React On Twitter

Does everyone remember Christine O’Donnell? The former Tea Party candidate for the U.S. Senate from the state of Delaware made an appearance on “Piers Morgan Tonight” last night. And by make an appearance, I mean a brief appearance, as O’Donnell …

Amazon Instant Video Up to Over 100,000 Titles Amazon Instant Video Up to Over 100,000 Titles

Amazon announced that it now offers over 100,000 movies and TV shows through its Amazon Instant Video service. That includes new releases, and these titles can be either purchased or rented. These titles start at $3.99 a piece, and can …

Google’s War Against Spam Goes Way Beyond Panda Google’s War Against Spam Goes Way Beyond Panda
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For all of you webmasters still lamenting over Google’s infamous Panda update, it’s important that you don’t take it personally. You were simply a casualty–correctly or no–in Google’s never-ending war against spam content in its search results. Google has long …

David Letterman Gets Death Threat On Jihadist Internet Forum David Letterman Gets Death Threat On Jihadist Internet Forum
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Late Show host David Letterman has made jokes in the past that have put him in the figurative crosshairs (remember the Oprah thing or more recently, the Sarah Palin feud?) It appears as though he might have wound up in …

Google’s Motorola Mobility Acquisition Draws Suit From Share Holder Google’s Motorola Mobility Acquisition Draws Suit From Share Holder
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Earlier this week, Google announced its intent to acquire Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion, which if approved, would be Google’s largest acquisition to date. Apparently, that price was not high enough for at least one Motorola Mobility shareholders, however. Bloomberg …

Are iPhone Users Elitist? Are iPhone Users Elitist?
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The iPhone vs. Android battle is an intense conflict between warring groups hell-bent on making it well know that the opposing groups sucks. It’s as American as North vs. South, East vs. West, Boxers Vs. Briefs or dare I even …