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Facebook Drives Traffic To Mobile Apps Facebook Drives Traffic To Mobile Apps

Facebook mobile has been a huge success for the company and it has even brought the riches to mobile app developers who are on Facebook. James Pearce took to the Facebook developers blog to give some tips on how developers …

Google Offers Great Deal On Junk Investment Google Offers Great Deal On Junk Investment

Some hard times are coming for Clearwire Corporation. Google has filed paperwork with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to shed their 6.5 percent stake in the 4G wireless providers corporation. Clearwater’s major investment in WiMaxx was supposed to cement …

Google Now Shows When Your Favorite Bands Are Playing Close By Google Now Shows When Your Favorite Bands Are Playing Close By

Google announced the addition of upcoming concert dates to search results for bands and music artists, by location. The goal is for users to be able to see when they’re favorite music acts are performing somewhere within their own vicinity. …

Pinterest: A New Way To Do Old Stuff Pinterest: A New Way To Do Old Stuff
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A few days back, I wrote

Nike’s Galaxy Foamposite Causes Riots, Twitter Fun Nike’s Galaxy Foamposite Causes Riots, Twitter Fun
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What some are calling the “most anticipated Nike releases to date,” the release of Nike’s Galaxy Foamposite shoes did not disappoint, at least on an entertainment front. Yes, it the enjoyment was coupled with a tinge of sadness as you …

Racing Not Mentioned in Patrick’s Twitter Racing Not Mentioned in Patrick’s Twitter

Danica Patrick’s Twitter, which she updates quite often, is fairly atypical of those accounts found surrounding the auto racing circuit. She might mention a sunset, grey hairs, feeling vaguely sore – But little detail in mentioned about actual racing. @DanicaPatrickDanica …

ShopIgniter Brings Group Gifting To Facebook With New Social Commerce App ShopIgniter Brings Group Gifting To Facebook With New Social Commerce App
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ShopIgniter announced today that is launching a social commerce platform on Facebook that give brands a direct way to do business with customers. With what they’re calling Enterprise Social Commerce Platform, the new tool will help brands offer a variety …

Microsoft Visual Studio 11 Getting More Visual With Updates Microsoft Visual Studio 11 Getting More Visual With Updates

Developers take note – Microsoft is introducing some big changes to Visual Studio 11 that will hopefully make your job easier. On the Visual Studio blog yesterday, Monty Hammontree, Director of User Experience in the Microsoft Developer Tools Division, laid …

Could Facebook Face A Class Action Lawsuit Over Its Questionable Tracking Habits? Could Facebook Face A Class Action Lawsuit Over Its Questionable Tracking Habits?
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The kicks just keep getting harder to find for Facebook when it comes to explaining away that sneaky habit of tracking internet users even after they’ve logged out of the site. Today two lawyers in Baltimore became the latest to …

Up Close And Personal With The iPad 3 Retina Display Up Close And Personal With The iPad 3 Retina Display

A week ago we brought you news that a retina display for Apple’s forthcoming iPad 3 had made it into the wild. The 2048×1536 display has a pixel density of 260 pixels per inch. While that’s a bit less than …

Jay-Z Faces Competition From Rapping Russian Billionaire Jay-Z Faces Competition From Rapping Russian Billionaire
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According to recent estimates, Mikhail Prokhorov is the third richest man from Russia and the 32nd richest man in the entire world. But all the money in the world can’t buy you rap skills. The Russian billionaire has gone viral …

Danica Patrick OK After Crash Danica Patrick OK After Crash
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Danica Patrick walked away from her crash at the Gatorade Duel at Daytona Thursday, after slamming into a wall on the last lap of the qualifying race. Thanks to Nascar safety innovations, along with Patrick’s quick thinking, she was uninjured. …

504 Percent Growth For Android Ad Impressions 504 Percent Growth For Android Ad Impressions

Millennial Media, the largest independent ad network is releasing a yearly report on performance of smartphone operating systems on its network in 2011. According to the report, Android continued its growth as a platform with ad impressions growing 504 percent …

Looks Like Apple Is Making Some iTunes Improvements Looks Like Apple Is Making Some iTunes Improvements
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Apple has acquired Chomp, which provides an app search engine for iPhone, iPad and Android apps, according to various reports. It will be interesting to see how long Chomp offers Android app search, which Verizon announced in September it would …

Killzone 3 Multiplayer Going Free-To-Play

One of the PlayStation 3’s best multiplayer shooters is going free-to-play next week. On the PlayStation Blogcast this week, Sony revealed that Killzone 3’s multiplayer will be available as a free download next week. To clarify, there is no single-player …

Salesforce Earnings: Company Beats Estimates Salesforce Earnings: Company Beats Estimates

Salesforce released its earnings report for fiscal Q4 and full-year 2011, beating most estimates. Quarterly revenue was $632 Million, up 38% YoY. Full-year revenue was $2.27 Billion, up 37% YoY. “Salesforce.com’s 38% revenue growth in the fourth quarter was a …

Recent Research: BlackBerry Is Out! Recent Research: BlackBerry Is Out!

Bad News for Research in Motion (RIM). A recent research report shows that 27% of RIM users have already replaced their BlackBerry devices or are on their way to doing so. Currently BlackBerry holds about a 70% rate for company-purchased …

DISH Network Closing 500 Blockbuster Stores DISH Network Closing 500 Blockbuster Stores
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DISH Network issued their quarterly earnings report today. The company brought in $3.63 billion in revenue in the fourth quarter of 2011. Net income during the same period came to $313 million. Revenue for the year totaled $14.05 billion, with …

Facebook Hires Chris Turitzin From Momentus Media, Marketing Magicians & Makers Of 8-Bit Avatars Facebook Hires Chris Turitzin From Momentus Media, Marketing Magicians & Makers Of 8-Bit Avatars

Correction: The original headline read, “Facebook Annexes Momentus Media, Marketing Magicians & Makers Of 8-Bit Avatars.” Upon publishing the article, a Facebook PR rep, Alex Kirschner, wrote to clarify that Facebook is not in fact acquiring Momentus Media but only …

Pay the Fan and MRN Unveil Free Fantasy Racing
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Motor Racing Network, in agreement with Pay the Fan, are launching free 2012 fantasy racing gmaes. According to Pay the Fan, users can “come play where the pros play, and sign up for a chance to win over $15,000 in …

Mass Effect 3 Kinect Voice Commands Detailed
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It’s been public knowledge since last year that Mass Effect 3 would be using the Xbox 360 Kinect for voice commands. Funny thing about voice commands in games though, you have to be awfully specific for them to work. If …

Business Management On the Go With New App Business Management On the Go With New App
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Online sellers are constantly making decisions away from their computers – whether deciding to purchase inventory at an auction or choosing their shipping options at USPS. Now, sellers can be better informed when making those decisions. Outright, an online accounting …

2013 Ford Mustang Daytona 500 Ad To Be Previewed In Google+ Hangout, YouTube, Facebook 2013 Ford Mustang Daytona 500 Ad To Be Previewed In Google+ Hangout, YouTube, Facebook
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Ford Motor Company announced today that it will be providing a sneak preview of its upcoming “Mustang Inner TV” ad via Google+ Hangout, YouTube and Facebook, in the latest of its social-savvy marketing tactics. The ad will be shown nationally …

Max Payne 3 PC Screenshots Arrive
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Today, Rockstar has released the first screenshots from the upcoming PC version of Max Payne 3. If you’re out of the loop, here’s how they describe the new entry in the series: For Max Payne, the tragedies that took his …