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Apple Updates Controversial iBooks Author License Agreement Apple Updates Controversial iBooks Author License Agreement

When Apple released their new e-book creation tool, iBooks Author, last month there was an initial rush of enthusiasm. After all, quality e-book creation tools are rare, especially at the price Apple charged – free. Almost immediately, though, there was …

StumbleUpon Explains The New iFrame, Removal Of Direct Links StumbleUpon Explains The New iFrame, Removal Of Direct Links
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Concerning an article I wrote yesterday about StumbleUpon pushing their iFrame as well as eliminating any direct links that go back to the original content sources, StumbleUpon’s Direct of Communications, Mike Mayzel, got in touch with me to clarify the …

Bing Lists Bing’s Favorite Bing Features Bing Lists Bing’s Favorite Bing Features
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A couple of weeks ago, we noticed that when we visited Bing.com, Bing wanted to give us a tour of what Bing’s homepage. It was very helpful of Bing to show us that they have old Bing homepage images available …

Tom Brady: I Streamed The Super Bowl Illegally, No Biggie Tom Brady: I Streamed The Super Bowl Illegally, No Biggie

That deep, cavernous sucking sound that you hear is the sound of Roger Goodell’s head imploding. That’s because Tom Brady, the chosen one, the man with the golden arm, Jesus Christ with a trendy haircut and a pair of Uggs …

Chris Huhne Resigns From Cabinet Post

Chris Huhne, Britain’s energy secretary, has resigned his post after being charged with perverting the course of justice over a 2003 speeding case. His ex-wife Vicky Pryce will also be facing the same charges over allegations that she took penalty …

Antarctic Glacier Creates Mammoth Iceberg Antarctic Glacier Creates Mammoth Iceberg

NASA scientists on their way to Antarctica have discovered a crack in the Pine Island Glacier. This is the first evidence NASA has seen of the crack but say it will inevitably become an enormous iceberg. The section reaches out …

Eddie Murphy is The Next Twitter Victim Eddie Murphy is The Next Twitter Victim
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After Solja “Superman that ho” Boy’s death, or rumors thereof, spread like wildfire over Twitter, a hoax using the social media platform was blamed. However, what I’m now referring to as “The Twitter Murderer” has struck again. This time, his …

New Next Generation Spacesuits: Skintight And Tech Abundant New Next Generation Spacesuits: Skintight And Tech Abundant
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Space is a dangerous place with its airless vacuum personality, extreme unsurvivable cold, ionizing radiation and warp speed micro-meteoroids. However, less well known are the dangers of over-exposure to zero-g conditions. Over time, zero-g conditions can severely zap the strength …

Britain Getting Faster Internet Thanks To BT Britain Getting Faster Internet Thanks To BT
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Britain could be seeing faster Internet coming their way courtesy of BT. The Telegraph is reporting that BT has concluded a trial run in Cornwall that offered high-speed fiber broadband to any home or business. They hope to make the …

Fake Facebook Profiles: Beware [Infographic] Fake Facebook Profiles: Beware [Infographic]
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Barracuda Labs revealed some results from a study about Facebook profiles and how attackers use fake friends to blend into Facebook. Some noteworthy findings include: Almost 60 percent of fake accounts claim to be bisexual, 10 times more than real …

Susan G. Komen, The Super Bowl, and Roseanne Susan G. Komen, The Super Bowl, and Roseanne

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 …

BREAKING — Micron CEO Dies In Plane Crash BREAKING — Micron CEO Dies In Plane Crash

Micron’s CEO Steve Appleton died this morning in a private plane crash in Boise, Idaho this morning. He was 51-years-old. Business Insider is reporting that Appleton was flying an “experimental fixed wing single engine Lancair that crashed shortly before 9 …

EXCLUSIVE: Facebook IPO: The Impact on Users and Marketers EXCLUSIVE: Facebook IPO: The Impact on Users and Marketers
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Earlier this week, Facebook began the process for its highly anticipated IPO. The company hopes to raise $5 billion or more in its filing, which is considerable given the company began in a dorm room and has only been around for 8 years.

Tumblr Highlighted Posts Feature Launches Tumblr Highlighted Posts Feature Launches

Tumblr announced the launch of a new feature called “Highlighted Posts”. A post on the Tumblr Staff Blog explains: Every now and then, a post comes along that’s meant for big things. It could be pulling the wraps off your …

UK Crematorium Broadcasting Funerals Online UK Crematorium Broadcasting Funerals Online

Have you ever wanted to watch a funeral from the comfort of you own home? A crematorium in the UK is now making that possible. The Mirror is reporting that Burnley Crematorium is spending £25,000 to add the ability for …

Your Facebook Friends Have More Friends Than You Your Facebook Friends Have More Friends Than You
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Pew has completed yet another study on the every-interesting creature that is Facebook and guess what – you’re a selfish Facebook user. Well, that’s not patently true, but the study did find that the average Facebook user “gets more from …

Record Label Decca Searches For Singer With World’s Lowest Voice Record Label Decca Searches For Singer With World’s Lowest Voice
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Women love a man with a deep voice; women love a man that can sing. So, whomever possesses the ability to sing the world’s lowest note should be a total chick magnet, right? Record label Decca has begun their search …

Super Bowl XLVI Gets An App For iPhone, Android Super Bowl XLVI Gets An App For iPhone, Android
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The NFL has released an app created for those lucky enough to have tickets to Sunday’s Super Bowl. The app, SB XLVI Guide, includes a wide array of useful features for those going to the big game. It includes a …

David Beckham Gets Naked For Super Bowl Sunday David Beckham Gets Naked For Super Bowl Sunday

Have you ever wanted to see pro-footballer David Beckham sporting high-end underwear? You’ll have your chance this Sunday during the Super Bowl. Beckham signed on with H&M to provide his ruggish good looks to a new line of underwear sporting …

If You Like Internet Privacy, You Might Be A Terrorist
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At least according to the FBI, anyway. Thanks to an incredibly contradicting article that focuses on Internet cafe activity, it’s safe to assume profiling is alive and well in 21st century law enforcement, and it’s not just limited to race, …

Komen Controversy: Twitter Responses to the Latest News Komen Controversy: Twitter Responses to the Latest News
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When the Komen Foundation cut funding to Planned Parenthood, things got ugly. Protests flared up online, particularly by people who had supported the Komen efforts and felt they were suddenly being politicized. Komen’s work had always crossed party lines, gender …

UK Man Jailed For Inciting Riot Via Blackberry

21 year old Sam Lowe plead guilty to charges of inciting violent disorder and has been jailed for 3.3 years by a UK court. Apparently, Lowe sent messages to 160 people last year as they gathered in Nottingham city centre …

KISS Angry Birds? Gene Simmons Talks Destroying Pigs All Nite
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KISS is the type of band that means a lot to some people and next to nothing to others. It’s one of those things you either get or you don’t. A KISS fan (in his 40s) explained to me: “If …

Google Chrome Gets Endorsement From German Government Google Chrome Gets Endorsement From German Government

Google’s adoration from governments is no longer limited to the United States because now they’ve earned some love from Germany. In a statement released this week, the Federal Office for Information Security made several recommendations for PC users running Windows …