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Warner Bros Imposes Ridiculous 28 Day Waiting Period To Add New Releases To Your Netflix Queue Warner Bros Imposes Ridiculous 28 Day Waiting Period To Add New Releases To Your Netflix Queue
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In an effort to boost ailing DVD sales, Warner Bros has made another out of touch decision regarding their arrangement with Netflix. According to the LA Times, beginning February 1st, Netflix users will not be able to immediately add new …

ACTA: Polish Parliament Protests With Guy Fawkes Masks ACTA: Polish Parliament Protests With Guy Fawkes Masks
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ACTA blew through the European Union yesterday with Poland perhaps receiving the largest backlash. Poland saw massive protests yesterday due to the government’s intention to sign ACTA. The government went ahead and signed it despite the protests from the public. …

Google Privacy: “The Real Story” Google Privacy: “The Real Story”
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I don’t think there’s really any new information here, but Google has put up a post on its Public Policy blog called “Setting the record straight about our privacy policy changes” aiming to “clear up some of the misconceptions” about …

Twitter May Selectively Censor Local Tweets Yet Permit Them Globally Twitter May Selectively Censor Local Tweets Yet Permit Them Globally
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Shortly after the start of the January 25 protests in Egypt last year, a movement where activists removed their sitting president and arguable lit the fuse for the Arab Spring that would burn throughout 2011, Twitter made an announcement: The …

Righthaven.com Now Pays Tribute To Content Creators Righthaven.com Now Pays Tribute To Content Creators

As previously reported, Righthaven.com was sold in an online auction, and now, there is a big pro-content message on it, as a Switzerland-based hosting provider gears up to launch services at the site. For more background on why this amusing, …

MegaUpload: Pirate Party Registering Complaints Against U.S. MegaUpload: Pirate Party Registering Complaints Against U.S.

MegaUpload, center of a recent sting operation from the FBI and DoJ, hosted a lot of copyrighted files. People may forget that it was also a legitimate business as well that hosted documents for businesses and personal use. With the …

Can Consumers Opt-Out Of Google’s New Privacy Policy? Can Consumers Opt-Out Of Google’s New Privacy Policy?
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Beginning March 1st Google will begin to monitor user’s habits, preferences, and proclivities much more closely and in a systematic fashion. The company reports that they will do this to help refine their products and deliver more effective advertising. This …

Pat Sajak, Bubble Wrap, and Woody Allen Horror Movies Pat Sajak, Bubble Wrap, and Woody Allen Horror Movies

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 …

Elizabeth Banks Directed A Porn, Ferris Bueller Returns, & Drunk Pat Sajak Elizabeth Banks Directed A Porn, Ferris Bueller Returns, & Drunk Pat Sajak

A viral video is one that becomes popular through the process of Internet sharing, via social media, sharing sites, or good ‘ole email. Everyday we highlight some of the best that are currently viral and some that are trending that …

Google+ Badges Get New Integration Options Google+ Badges Get New Integration Options
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Back in November, Google+ badges graduated from preview. Now, they come with more options, Google announced today. The new options, however, are in developer preview, but will come soon to all users. The options include new ways of integrating the …

Morgellons Disease Terrorizes Internet & Twitter For A Day Morgellons Disease Terrorizes Internet & Twitter For A Day
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Ever feel like you’ve got tiny insects crawling all over you and biting your skin? Do you get oozing skin lesions as a result, or ever see blue, black, or red granules beneath or extruding from your skin? What about …

Twitter Revs Up for GOP Debate in FL Twitter Revs Up for GOP Debate in FL

Tonight at 8:00 PM on CNN, the remaining Republican presidential primary candidates go at it. Again. The debates and speeches get live-tweeted, and there’s a lot of fun to be had from that. But, some folks are hitting the Tweet …

Google: SPDY Gaining Adoption Google: SPDY Gaining Adoption

In 2009, Google announced the SPDY application-layer protocol. You know, “Speedy”. As Google explained at the time, it’s for transporting content over the web, and is designed for minimizing latency through features such as multiplexed streams, request prioritization and HTTP …

Internet Dating: Who’s Really Out There? Internet Dating: Who’s Really Out There?
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We see the commercials all the time, I found my mate on Match.com or E-harmony, or whatever services their advertising these days. Everybody is so happy and their significant other is everything they aways wanted. It all starts with your …

Kentucky’s Rand Paul Is Calm During Patdown

Recently, Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul was held by the TSA for refusing a full body pat-down and becoming irate with airport staff, but recent video seen here says otherwise. In the video Sen. Paul is seen acting very normal …

Nuke Comments Chrome Extension Lets You Rid Yourself Of Google+ Annoyances Nuke Comments Chrome Extension Lets You Rid Yourself Of Google+ Annoyances

Are you a prolific Google+ user who often invites unsavory comments from unsavory people on your posts? If so, a new Chrome extension will allow you to get rid of your problem in two clicks. It’s called Nuke Comments and …

Macworld iWorld: Video Camera App Lets You Record, Edit And Share Macworld iWorld: Video Camera App Lets You Record, Edit And Share
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You could create a movie on the iPhone before, but you could never really make a movie. i4software wants to remedy that. At Macworld iWorld today, the company announced their new cleverly titled Video Camera app. It aims to simplify …

Facebook Accounts For 80% Social Media Traffic World-wide Facebook Accounts For 80% Social Media Traffic World-wide
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What type of social media site dominates a culture can say a lot about the people who use that site. Or the people. Or both. Without extrapolating any big conclusions from their data, Palo Alto Networks has taken a look …

Google To Android Developers: Stop Using Menu Button Google To Android Developers: Stop Using Menu Button
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Google is instructing Android developers to migrate the designs of their apps away from using the menu button, and toward using the action bar. This will become increasingly important as more devices get Ice Cream Sandwich, the company says. The …

Viral Video: Overnight Sensation, Literally Viral Video: Overnight Sensation, Literally
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Kentucky dad Adam Brown has fraternal twins that are barely 2 months old. One is a placid, easy-going boy. The other is a girl who is fussy with colic. So, like many dads, Brown makes noises at her. Baby girl …

MacWorld iWorld: Elements CRM for iPad Announced MacWorld iWorld: Elements CRM for iPad Announced

At MacWorld iWorld today, Ntractive announced the launch of Elements CRM for iPad. The company, which has a popular version for Mac, has taken the same look and feel, and applied it to iPad app form. “With Elements CRM for …

Yahoo Seeks To Shed Foreign Assets To Offset Losses Yahoo Seeks To Shed Foreign Assets To Offset Losses

Yahoo Inc. is searching for a way to sell or trade-off its’ stake in Tokyo-based Yahoo Japan Corporation. Yahoo Inc. owns about 35% of the Company which specializes in mobile and internet service. After a slow year in internet advertising, …

Facebook Single Sign-On Pro-Tips Facebook Single Sign-On Pro-Tips
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Today, Facebook released a list of best practices for developers of iOS and Android apps that implement the Single Sign-On (SSO) features that Facebook debuted a year ago. Using SSO, developers are able to save their users time and frustration …

MacWorld iWorld:  Stellar Phoenix Mac Data Recovery v5 Announced MacWorld iWorld: Stellar Phoenix Mac Data Recovery v5 Announced
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At MacWorld iWorld today, Stellar Data Recovery announced Stellar Phoenix Mac Data Recovery v5, aimed at helping Mac users recover lost, missing or accidentally deleted files. This apparently applies even if you have emptied your trash, formatted the drive, or …