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55-Year-Old Cheerleader Auditions for the Dallas Cowboys
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55-year-old cheerleader Sharon Simmons has always wanted to cheer on a professional level. Although she had hoped to follow her dreams back in her 20’s, life, it seemed, had other plans for her. Now, nearly three decades after she thought …

Business Wire Launches New SEO-Enhanced Platform Business Wire Launches New SEO-Enhanced Platform

Business Wire is doing something to help press releases and other news draw more attention and get audiences more engaged in the content. Their new platform called, Smart Marketing Page (SMP), features an SEO-enhanced, multimedia experience that promises to be …

Maurice Sendak, Groundbreaking Children’s Author, Dead at 83

Maurice Sendak, the author of such cherish children’s books as “Where the Wild Things Are”, “Higglety Pigglety Pop!”, and “In the Night Kitchen”, passed away on Tuesday due to complications from a recent stroke. He was 83. Sendak is widely …

Star Wars Art Perfect For Adult Nerds

Star Wars is pretty much in everyones heart and will be for a very long time thanks to George Lucas’ efforts at making it a part of our lives. The problem a lot of people have is: “How do i …

Google Webmaster Tools Gets Better Navigation, New Dashboard Google Webmaster Tools Gets Better Navigation, New Dashboard

Google is continually updating its Webmaster Tools to bring the best features to users. This week brings some pretty major changes in the form of an updated navigation, new dashboard, and a compact view for the home page site-list. The …

iPhone Coming To T-Mobile This Year? iPhone Coming To T-Mobile This Year?
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T-Mobile is preparing to make changes to their wireless network that will make it compatible with Apple’s iPhone, the company announced today. They have partnered with Nokia Siemens Networks and Ericsson to roll out a $4 billion network upgrade that …

Facebook’s Zuckerberg Defends Instagram Purchase Facebook’s Zuckerberg Defends Instagram Purchase

It’s common industry knowledge that Facebook acquired photo sharing application Instagram for a quick $1 billion recently, and with the social network’s projected $5 billion IPO pending, founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg explained his reasoning behind the purchase at a …

Nevada Issues Google an Autonomous Vehicle License Nevada Issues Google an Autonomous Vehicle License
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The Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) has issued an autonomous vehicle license to Google. The license is the first of its kind, and will allow Google to test its self-driving cars on Nevada roadways. It was announced in February …

Twitter Could Be More Sustainable, Valuable Than Facebook Twitter Could Be More Sustainable, Valuable Than Facebook

There’s something to be said about keeping it simple, and that may be the keystone to the house of Twitter’s long-term sustainability. Rory Sutherland, the influential advertiser that helped mold Microsoft into the global tech giant it is today, expects …

Scott Thompson is Sorry About the Disruption Scott Thompson is Sorry About the Disruption
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I am sure by now you have heard that the proxy battle between the Yahoo board of directors and activist shareholder Dan Loeb and his firm Third Point has gotten a little ugly for the leadership over at Yahoo. Essentially …

TPP Might Not Live To See Next Year TPP Might Not Live To See Next Year

With all the recent talk about CISPA and ACTA, it seems like we’ve been forgetting about our old friend TTP, or Trans-Pacific Partnership. For those who need a recap, TPP is essentially ACTA for the U.S. and Pacific nations. The …

Perfect 10 Sues Tumblr Perfect 10 Sues Tumblr

A porn company called Perfect 10 recently sued microblogging platform Tumblr for copyright infringement almost five years to the day of the social network’s inception. Tumblr, host to over 46 million blogs, is also home to a spectacular amount of …

SnapChat Deletes Sexting Photos After They’re Viewed
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Though the makers of Snapchat never actually come out and say it, their app is quite obviously intended to erase sexting photos after they have been sent. The service has one purpose: deleting picture messages a few seconds after you …

iPad Getting Multi-User Support Soon? iPad Getting Multi-User Support Soon?
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One of the most requested features of the iPad since its launch in 2010 has been the ability to set up multiple user accounts on it, just like on a computer. Apple, however, has continued to regard the iPad in …

Color Enables Live Audio – For Verizon Subscribers Color Enables Live Audio – For Verizon Subscribers

Color, the mobile broadcasting app startup, has announced a deal with Verizon Wireless to enable audio for live video broadcasts over their 4G network. The feature will not be enabled for subscribers of any other wireless provider. The deal was …

Google Might Move Motorola Mobility to Chicago Google Might Move Motorola Mobility to Chicago

Motorola Mobility, who recently reported a Q1 operating loss, might soon find a new headquarters in Chicago, as it bides its time while waiting to be acquired by Google, a deal expected to be completed by sometime toward the end …

Google Launches Several Improvements To Sitelinks Google Launches Several Improvements To Sitelinks
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We’re still digging into Google’s big list of algorithm changes released on Friday. You can read about some of the noteworthy changes in the following articles: Google Algorithm Changes For April: Big List Released Google Increases Base Index Size By …

Who Likes Wikipedia More – Bing Or Google? Who Likes Wikipedia More – Bing Or Google?
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Wikipedia, the juggernaut of the online information world. The site which spawned the idea of allowing internet users to update information regarding any topic has grown in such a way that only a handful of sites can be considered larger …

Star Wars Paint Splatter To Celebrate Star Wars Day

Star Wars day is on May the 4th. Get it? May the 4th be with you? Anyone? Well because the Star Wars community is so freaken awesome we get to celebrate in style. Over at Behance we get these great …

Smartphone Purchases Generally Triggered by Upgrades Smartphone Purchases Generally Triggered by Upgrades

Cell phones are officially more accessible than safe drinking water and electricity. Since having a cell phone is more likely than getting cholera from your drinking water or actually having a light bulb lit above your head (literally, not figuratively), …

GoPago Treats San Francisco to Innovative Mobile Payment Service GoPago Treats San Francisco to Innovative Mobile Payment Service

There’s no doubt the future of payments exists in our mobile devices and GoPago is another great example of how mobile technology is bringing innovation to the marketplace. San Francisco businesses and customers alike are being treated to something new …

Kinect May Be Coming To A Military Helicopter Near You Kinect May Be Coming To A Military Helicopter Near You

The Army absolutely loves video games and the hardware that powers them. They use them as recruiting tools, training simulations, computer processors and now 3D tracking devices. It seems that the military has its eye on the Kinect hardware that …

Wladyslaw Stanislaw Reymont Honored in Poland with Google Doodle
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Google in Poland is honoring nobel prize winner Władysław Stanisław Reymont on the anniversary of his birthday today. Reymont is best known for his work Chlopi, a tale about the life of Russian peasants and how they are effected by …

Evernote Acquires Penultimate Evernote Acquires Penultimate

Digital note-taking company Evernote has just acquired Penultimate, the iPad handwriting application, according to the Cocoa Box company blog, maker of said app. Evernote has recently been in the news after raising $70 million in its fourth round of funding …