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iPad 3 Rumors: Higher Resolution Screen iPad 3 Rumors: Higher Resolution Screen
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Much of the focus on Apple-related rumors is on the iPhone 5 (even the name of which itself is still a rumor). Other rumors have popped up suggesting that Apple is looking at getting into the TV business. Yes, they …

Amazon Attempts Sales Tax Workaround in Texas Amazon Attempts Sales Tax Workaround in Texas
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The debate regarding the way Amazon.com does its online business has been going on for some time now. The major point of contention has been the fact that for years, Amazon has been able to sell and ship goods across …

iPhone 5 Release Date in September … No, August … No, September iPhone 5 Release Date in September … No, August … No, September
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Update 08/19: There has been a whole lot of back and forth in this release date game. Since this article was originally written speculation has been all over the place. The latest at this point is that it will be …

HBO’s True Blood ‘Bites’ into Social Media HBO’s True Blood ‘Bites’ into Social Media

Finally, the television and entertainment industries are starting to get it – their audiences are online, and that’s where they need to be, too. While studios and networks may groan about fans skipping out on live airings of their programs …

Breaking Bad Season 4 Trailer Hits The Interwebs Breaking Bad Season 4 Trailer Hits The Interwebs
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Here’s the antidote to the venomous post-Game of Thrones sadness. A panacea, if you will, for the anger you have following the season finale of The Killing and the knowledge that The Walking Dead season 2 premiere is so very, …

Blekko Refreshes Itself, Challenges Users to a Game of 3 Engine Monte Blekko Refreshes Itself, Challenges Users to a Game of 3 Engine Monte

Alternative search engine Blekko has launched a major update, called “Zorro,” which includes an expanded search index with integration of the slashtags, which have been the staple of the site. On the new results pages, users will see sites that …

Weird Al Channels Lady Gaga in Perform This Way Weird Al Channels Lady Gaga in Perform This Way
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The video that was almost never released has hit the interwebs. In Weird Al Yankovic’s latest parody, he transforms Lady Gaga’s personal expression anthem “Born This Way” into a funny and highly creepy send-up of the absurdities of her fame. …

Roger Ebert Finds Support In The Twitterverse Roger Ebert Finds Support In The Twitterverse
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By now I’m sure you’ve heard about Jackass star Ryan Dunn’s untimely death early yesterday morning. The car crash that took his life also took the life of his friend and Jackass producer Zachary Hartwell. It is confirmed that high …

Should Google and Facebook Be Filtering Our Content For Us? Should Google and Facebook Be Filtering Our Content For Us?
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Is the personalization of the Internet a step backwards? Is the wealth of information that is accessible to us being reduced because the products we use are filtering it all so heavily? This is a discussion that has been gaining …

Google on Duplicate Content Concerns Regarding Blog Posts on the Home Page Google on Duplicate Content Concerns Regarding Blog Posts on the Home Page
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As you may know, Google’s Matt Cutts often posts videos on the company’s Webmaster Help YouTube channel, answering user questions. He linked to one today about duplicate content concerns and having blog posts on your home page. The question was, …

Google Looks to the Crowd to Take On Microsoft and Skype Google Looks to the Crowd to Take On Microsoft and Skype

Google was already starting to compete with Skype a little, by releasing things like video chat within Gmail, but Gmail is only a small segment of people in the broader landscape of web users. Now Google is thinking bigger, and …

Lindsay Lohan Lands Her First Acting Job Since House Arrest Lindsay Lohan Lands Her First Acting Job Since House Arrest
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Who said a little court-ordered downtime would stop Lindsay Lohan from acting? Today she unveiled to the world her new role – as a spokesperson for online penny auction site Beezid.com. Lohan (or, LiLo as the kids call her) has …

iPhone 5 Rumors: Coming in August, New Design iPhone 5 Rumors: Coming in August, New Design
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Oh, the iPhone 5 rumors. How they capture the hearts and minds of us all. Rumor has it now that the device, which is supposedly back to being an actual new device, as opposed to an upgraded iPhone 4, will …

UK Police Claim LulzSec Arrest, LulzSec Says “You Got the Wrong Guy” UK Police Claim LulzSec Arrest, LulzSec Says “You Got the Wrong Guy”

Not to self, when arresting somebody, make sure they are who you think they are before you go bragging about it. Just ask the Metropolitan Police, who are housed in the United Kingdom. After claiming they made an arrest of …

Is There Room for Another Social Network? Zenergo Thinks So. Is There Room for Another Social Network? Zenergo Thinks So.

Although reports show that Facebook’s growth has slowed recently, it’s doubtful that the social network is going away. After all, it has nearly 700 million users. For this reason, many developers want the same success that it has had and are trying to create the next big social network. However, whether or not they can do this is still up in the air.

Did Kenny Britt Fail At Social Media? Did Kenny Britt Fail At Social Media?

There have been far too many incidents of athletes failing at various social media outlets, so much so, in fact, it’s almost impossible to keep up with. Names like Santonio Holmes, Stephon Marbury, Carmelo Anthony and Kat Stacks (Miss Stacks …

Jon Huntsman Announces Candidacy, Creates Obligatory Twitter Account Jon Huntsman Announces Candidacy, Creates Obligatory Twitter Account
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It looks like the Republican Party has another candidate to consider this primary season, as Jon Huntsman has officially thrown his name in the mix and announced his candidacy. The former Governor of Utah and U.S. Ambassador to China under …

LinkedIn Today Launched for Android LinkedIn Today Launched for Android

LinkedIn has launched its LinkedIn Today product for Android, via an update to its previously available Android app. LinkedIn Today was launched in March, touted as a way to get access to what your connections and coworkers are sharing, what …

Court Issues Blow to Hot News Doctrine, AP Calls it a Win Court Issues Blow to Hot News Doctrine, AP Calls it a Win

An interesting debate about the “Hot News” doctrine has arisen from a court ruling, or the overturning of a ruling rather, that says TheFlyOnTheWall.com can get away with reporting financial stock ratings as originally reported by Wall Street firms. The …

Foursquare Surpasses 10 Million Users Foursquare Surpasses 10 Million Users

The last time Foursquare released a pretty new infographic detailing their growth and statistics, it was January of this year and they had just hit 6 million users. At that time, they reported 381,576,305 total check-ins and the fun fact …

Vancouver Healing Begins With Apologies That Go Viral Vancouver Healing Begins With Apologies That Go Viral

The post-Stanley Cup Finals riots in Vancouver, among other things, has made for some really good web content, giving the audience a closer look at the chaos that went on. Now, that the childish acting out has subsided, the city …

To Righthaven’s Dismay, Judge Rules Copying of Entire Article Fair Use To Righthaven’s Dismay, Judge Rules Copying of Entire Article Fair Use

Righthaven was dealt another blow in court this week when a judge ruled that one of the defendants it was suing over copyright infringement had fairly reposted an entire article from client/partner Las Vegas Review-Journal. If you’re unfamiliar with Righthaven, …

Roger Ebert’s Facebook Page Removed Following Ryan Dunn Death Remarks Roger Ebert’s Facebook Page Removed Following Ryan Dunn Death Remarks
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UPDATE: It appears that Ebert’s Facebook page is back up and running. Even though the page was only down for about an hour, it looks like the story here remains the relative ease at which upset parties can take down …

Lost’s Doug Hutchison, 51, Marries 16-Year-Old Aspiring Pop Singer Lost’s Doug Hutchison, 51, Marries 16-Year-Old Aspiring Pop Singer
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There are two sure things about the internet. First, it loves a good piece of gossip. And second, the community holds no punches. When a 51 year-old actor marries a 16-year-old with some questionable music on YouTube, you can be …