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Google Should Now Be Much Better At Handling Misspellings Google Should Now Be Much Better At Handling Misspellings
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Late on Friday, Google unveiled its monthly list of algorithm changes, for the month of April. As usual, there is plenty to take in, with over 50 changes. Here are some observations we’ve made so far: Google Algorithm Changes For …

Google Releases New Version Of The Doubleclick For Publishers API Google Releases New Version Of The Doubleclick For Publishers API
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It’s been a week since a new API release, and I was just starting to get bored without having any new announcements. Google is the cure to my boredom with the release of version 201204 of the Doubleclick for Publishers …

Company of Heroes 2 Officially Announced

THQ, the video game publisher behind titles such as the Saint’s Row and UFC Undisputed series’, officially announced today that a sequel to Company of Heroes is forthcoming. Company of Heroes 2 will be released for PC in early 2013. …

Kate Upton To Get Her Own Baseball Card
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While it’s not technically called a “baseball card” if the person in question doesn’t play baseball, we’ll call it that for the sake of this article since it’s made by Topps and will be included in the 2012 summer series …

Allen Iverson ‘We’re Talkin’ About Practice” Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

I can’t believe it, we’re sitting here talking about practice. Not the ‘game’ that Allen Iverson died for, and played every one like it was his last…10 years ago. Yes, take a moment to let that last bit sink in. …

‘The Dictator’ Salutes Dominique Strauss-Kahn

The Dictator congratulates Socialist leader Francois Hollande for his victory over Nicholas Sarkozy in France’s recent presidential election. Though, he says he doesn’t hold a candle to Dominique Strauss-Kahn, who “has some of the best rape excuses he has ever …

Microsoft, Yahoo Search Alliance Transition Complete in UK, Ireland, France Microsoft, Yahoo Search Alliance Transition Complete in UK, Ireland, France

In mid-April, Microsoft announced that the Microsoft-Yahoo Search Alliance was nearly final in the UK, Ireland and France, after announcing the expansion into these countries in February. The ad transition began on April 18. Today, Microsoft announced that the transition …

File-Sharing Church Weds Couple in Kopimist Cerimony
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The Church of Kopimism was officially recognized as Religion in January. At the Share Conference in Balgrade they performed their first wedding in what is probably the weirdest cerimony the world has ever seen. Followers of Kopimism believe that sharing …

RIM’s “Wake Up” Campaign Reaches A Stirring Anti-Climax RIM’s “Wake Up” Campaign Reaches A Stirring Anti-Climax

You may remember the peculiar “WAKE UP” marketing stunt pulled by BlackBerry maker Research In Motion about a week ago in Australia. If not, here’s a quick refresher: a big black bus emblazoned with the phrase “WAKE UP” on the …

Microsoft Confirms $99 Xbox 360 Rumors

Last week their were some rumors going around that Microsoft was going to be offering a way for you to get an XBox 360 for $99 out the door. The only catch was/is, is that the deal somes with a …

Apple Extends iCloud Storage Offer For MobileMe Subscribers Until September 30th Apple Extends iCloud Storage Offer For MobileMe Subscribers Until September 30th

Apple has extended an offer to give MobileMe subscribers an extra 20GB of iCloud storage for free when they switch over. The free storage was originally set to expire on June 30th, the same day that MobileMe shuts down. After …

BigCommerce Launches Pinterest Integration BigCommerce Launches Pinterest Integration

BigCommerce, the world’s fastest growing e-commerce platform, has announced the launch of its new Pinterest integration. The company, which presently hosts roughly 25,000 clients, was established in 2009 in Sydney, and currently has offices in Austin, TX. Merchants who use …

Facebook Dislikes It When You’re Not Making Positive Contributions Facebook Dislikes It When You’re Not Making Positive Contributions
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It’s no secret that Facebook is probably never going to implement a Dislike button despite the fact that people have been clamoring for one for years. The very premise is against Facebook’s general modus operandi of seeing the world through …

Nielsen Takes a Look at Smartphone Demographics Nielsen Takes a Look at Smartphone Demographics
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Over at the Nielsenwire blog today, Nielsen highlighted some of the results from its recent Mobile Insights report for the first quarter of 2012. Included is information on how each of the smartphone operating systems are performing and a look …

Google Releases Experimental Apps Script Dashboard Google Releases Experimental Apps Script Dashboard

This is what I like about Google – they listen. Developers have been telling the company of a need for a tool that would let them monitor the health of their Apps Script. The company has heard the cry of …

Facebook Likes Displayed on Brazilian Fashion Retailer’s Racks Facebook Likes Displayed on Brazilian Fashion Retailer’s Racks

When you purchased that all-white leisure suit last spring in hopes of impressing the ladies during your fun-filled summer adventures overseas, don’t you wish you could have seen what other people thought of the outfit beforehand? Apparently that’s exactly what …

Richard Rosenblatt Says Yahoo’s CEO Should Resign Richard Rosenblatt Says Yahoo’s CEO Should Resign

Demand Media CEO Richard Rosenblatt is joining the debate about how Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson should react to the recent uncovering of his false credentials by activist investor Dan Loeb. If you recall, Loeb and his investment firm Third Point …

Bi02sw41: Did Google Just Make Keywords Matter Less? Bi02sw41: Did Google Just Make Keywords Matter Less?
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Google is often tight-lipped about its ranking signals. It makes sense, as they don’t want you to be able to game the results and get your content to rank when it shouldn’t. That’s why it is still somewhat surprising that …

iTV Is Real, Comes With Siri And FaceTime [RUMOR] iTV Is Real, Comes With Siri And FaceTime [RUMOR]

Apple’s HDTV is real, and includes Siri and FaceTime, according to a recent report. The TV is currently in the prototype phase, and is being prepared for a market release later this year. Citing an anonymous source, CultofMac is reporting …

Rob Delaney Is Declared Funniest Person On Twitter, Tweets About It Rob Delaney Is Declared Funniest Person On Twitter, Tweets About It

As WebProNews’ ‘Tweets of the Day’ articles show, Twitter can be a great place for comedy. Making someone laugh shouldn’t require more than 140 characters, and Rob Delaney is a perfect example of this idea. Over the weekend, the Comedy …

Vimeo, Pirate Bay Blocked in Parts of India Vimeo, Pirate Bay Blocked in Parts of India
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The trial in India against Google and Facebook for failing to censor allegedly offensive content on their social networks in that country has been again postponed, and now there are reports that video hosting site Vimeo, along with torrent sharing …

Microsoft Announces Windows Azure Media Services Microsoft Announces Windows Azure Media Services

Microsoft definitely needs to give its cloud network – Windows Azure – a kick in the pants. If it wants to compete with the likes of Google’s and other cloud businesses, it’s going to have to step up its game. …

Child Porn Sharing Discovered on Facebook User Page Child Porn Sharing Discovered on Facebook User Page

Not sure how much of it is truth and how much is just shock value, but WND is reporting that they have discovered a startling child pornography hub centered around a cluster of Facebook profile pages created for the purpose …

Tumblr Launches ‘Storyboard’ to Feature Creativity Tumblr Launches ‘Storyboard’ to Feature Creativity
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Tumblr, the popular blogging platform, today launched a blog called Storyboard that will feature content creators who use Tumblr blogs. The blog will feature interviews and a behind-the-scenes look at the people behind compelling Tumblr blog content. The announcement came …