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European Parliament Rapporteur Recommends Rejecting ACTA European Parliament Rapporteur Recommends Rejecting ACTA

After replacing the disillusioned Kader Arif who resigned his rapporteur position due to his disagreement with ACTA, David Martin MEP is picking up where Arif left off, rejecting the principles on which ACTA was constructed, while suggesting the European Union …

Google Geo Teachers Institute Announced for Dublin, London Google Geo Teachers Institute Announced for Dublin, London
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Google announced today that it will be hosting two Google Geo Teachers Institutes in Europe this summer: one in Dublin, Ireland, and another in London, England. The pair of two-day events will be taking place in June and will be …

Google Finally Registers Gmail Name in Germany Google Finally Registers Gmail Name in Germany

Up until very recently, Google has been unable to register its ‘@gmail’ extension in Germany, and users were forced to type @googlemail.com when sending a message, all because the ‘G-mail’ name had been copyrighted in that country, long before Google …

King.com Puts Zynga Games On Notice

European video game start-up King.com has passed Electronic Arts (EA) for overall daily users on Facebook for the first time. The nine-year old company has experienced an explosion in popularity since launching on Facebook a little over a year ago …

Woody Allen Shooting Next Film In San Francisco

At the age of 76, Woody Allen is still going strong – he’s a prolific filmaker that has given us a new movie every year since the dawn of the new millennium. In fact, you would have to go all …

The Most Important Rule In Press for Your Business The Most Important Rule In Press for Your Business

One of the most mishandled, misunderstood and mis-constructed tools in the hands of businesses today is the press release. Business owners have a dizzying variety of opinions about how a release should be written, what the release should do and …

Pippa Middleton Facing Arrest Over Gun Incident

Having ties to the royal family can often lead to disastrous media attention, and not even “Her Royal Hotness” can escape it. Pippa Middleton–who was the object of millions of ogles after sporting a derriere-flattering gown to the royal wedding …

Google, Facebook , and Twitter If They Were Invented in the 80’s

Squirrel Monkey loves to remind us of how old we are. Last week we brought you Angry Birds if released in 1982, now see what some well known websites might look like to people in the Eighties. This is what …

Tumblr For Business: Why You Should Use It Now, And Probably More So In The Future Tumblr For Business: Why You Should Use It Now, And Probably More So In The Future

It may not be up there with WordPress yet, as far as user adoption, but Tumblr is growing like a weed, and it has more of a social network feel than WordPress. Your business doesn’t have to be on every …

Android Apps Found Stealing Personal Information Android Apps Found Stealing Personal Information

Symantec has identified a series of apps in the Google Play app store that could be stealing Japanese Android users’ personal information, including their contacts’ information. The apps come with a “the Movie” tacked onto the end of their names, …

Apple, Australian Consumer Agency Mediation Breaks Down Apple, Australian Consumer Agency Mediation Breaks Down

Shortly after the launch of the new iPad last month we brought you news that Apple had drawn the ire of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission for its marketing of the tablet’s 4G capabilities in Australia. While the new …

Path Planning To Announce Funding Round Path Planning To Announce Funding Round

Path is getting ready to announce the results of another multi-million dollar round of funding. At the beginning of 2011, Path announced an $8.6 million round that included contributions from Digital Garage Japan, Kleiner-Perkins-Caufield & Byers, and Index Ventures. Redpoint …

Google “Official Social Platform” for Republican National Convention Google “Official Social Platform” for Republican National Convention

Google has been selected to provide the technological know-how for the Republican National Convention later this year when the GOP convenes in Tampa, Fla., to officially coronate the party’s presumed presidential candidate, Mitt Romney. Google, along with its online video …

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings Blasts Comcast Over Net Neutrality Netflix CEO Reed Hastings Blasts Comcast Over Net Neutrality

While using a number of stream-related apps recently, Netflix CEO noticed something about Comcast’s application of their much-maligned Internet data usage caps–they, according to Hastings, weren’t being applied equally. And so, he posted about it on Facebook, taking his beef …

Steven Spielberg Makes a Cameo in SNL Laser Cats Skit

If you’ve watched Saturday Night Live over the past few years, chances are you’re already painfully familiar with the program’s Digital Shorts, a series of short films created by Lonely Island masterminds Jorma Taccone, Akiva Schaffer and Andy Samberg. The segments were instrumental in …

Best Buy: Number of Closing Locations by State Best Buy: Number of Closing Locations by State

We reported to you earlier that Best Buy Co. Inc. will be closing 50 big box stores and eliminating 400 positions. At that point the electronics retailer had yet to announce what locations would be closing. Today TG Daily released …

The Ashton Kutcher / Steve Jobs Movie Has A Crappy Working Title, Hitting Theaters In Q4

On April Fool’s Day, we were hit with the news that Ashton Kutcher was set to play iconic Apple co-founder Steve Jobs in an upcoming indie biopic. The internet exploded, as some people thought it was a joke. Those that …

Jackie Robinson Celebrated, Honored In MLB

Jackie Robinson was a hero to many, and not just for his skills on the field. He was a legend in his own time who managed to break the color barrier on April 15th, 1947 when he played his first …

Ocarina Of Time Completed In Less Than 25 Minutes Thanks To Exploit
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Exploits and bugs are sometimes a marvelous thing. They allow the player to access areas before they should be allowed to or just create all kinds of goofy problems with character animations or the geography. Sometimes an exploit is so …

New iPad Available In Twelve More Countries Friday New iPad Available In Twelve More Countries Friday

The new iPad’s march around the world continues this week as the iPad is set to hit stores in 12 more countries on Friday, April 20th. This latest release rounds out the iPad’s availability in Europe and Asia, while also …

Another, Different Apple Trojan Discovered Another, Different Apple Trojan Discovered

Hot on the heals of the news about the Flashback botnet that infected around 600,000 macs, security analysts have confirmed the existence of another Trojan that is compromising Apple products. This one, dubbed Backdoor.OSX.SabPub.a, infects Mac OS X computers and …

Dynamic Wind Map Shows Wind Forces in Real Time

Traditional weather maps will show you where storms are headed, what areas have low or high pressure, or what the temperature is in various parts of the country. Some will even show you a snapshot of wind forces as it …

Harry Potter Meets Troy With This Great Art

Have you ever seen something that you swear is a certain thing but everyone else sees it totally different? That is the idea with these newly released images. Using a technique that evokes the Rubin vase illusion, Colombian advertising agency …

Lindsey Vonn Talks Taxes On Facebook
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It’s that time of year – trees blossoming, birds chirping, baseball on TV. Oh, and of course the wonderful ritual of filing taxes. While most Americans have been scrambling to get their 2011 taxes in on time, one high-profile Olympian …