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Flying Planes With An iPhone Flying Planes With An iPhone

I guess all that time spent playing Cube Runner could prove useful after all. An associate professor of aeronautics and her students at MIT have developed a system for controlling small unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) with your basic iPhone. Professor …

Google Brings AdMob and DoubleClick Ad Exchange Together Google Brings AdMob and DoubleClick Ad Exchange Together
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Google announced that in the coming weeks, AdMob developers will be able to make their in-app inventory available on Google’s DoubleClick Ad Exchange. Google is only letting a small number of pre-qualified buyers compete for the inventory at first, but …

Joe Frazier Dead At 67: Floyd Mayweather Makes An Offer On Twitter Joe Frazier Dead At 67: Floyd Mayweather Makes An Offer On Twitter
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Boxing legend Smokin’ Joe Frazier passed away late Monday evening shortly after being diagnosed with liver cancer. The world famous heavyweight was 67 years old. Frazier, a hero in his hometown of Philadelphia, was known for his aggressive, hard-hitting style. …

Demand Media: eHow Not Affected By Recent Google Update Demand Media: eHow Not Affected By Recent Google Update

Demand Media released its Q3 earnings report today, including a 25% revenue increase. Also in the report, it said that eHow.com is a top 20 site in the U.S., and had 71.5 million unique users worldwide in September. On the …

Tone Loc, Dr. Conrad Murray, and Pet Turkeys Tone Loc, Dr. Conrad Murray, and Pet Turkeys

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 …

The Muppets, Seinfeld, and The N00B The Muppets, Seinfeld, and The N00B

We’ve got a nice mixture of videos for you today. A wide array of topics for your viewing pleasure involving Charlie Day, Seinfeld, Modern Warfare 3, some crazy AT-AT walker looking thing, Louis CK hating something and the latest update …

Google “Freshness” Update Helps A Bunch of News Sites Google “Freshness” Update Helps A Bunch of News Sites
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A few days ago, Google confirmed that it launched a new algorithm update with freshness in mind. The update is built “upon the momentum” of Caffeine, the infrastructure update Google completed last year, designed to index fresher content more quickly. …

Demand Media Q3 Earnings Released Demand Media Q3 Earnings Released

Demand Media released its earnings report for the third quarter. That includes a revenue increase of 25% (ex-TAC up 26% year-over-year) to $81.5 million for the quarter, compared to $65.4 million a year ago. “We reported another strong quarter as …

Social Network Retail, NFS-Enabled iPhone 5 & iPad 3 Social Network Retail, NFS-Enabled iPhone 5 & iPad 3
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Today’s infographic round-up features the increase of importance for social networks in retail, and the prospect of a NFC-enabled iPhone 5 and iPad 3. View more infographic round-ups here. The Importance of Social Networks in Retail: ++ Click Image to …

Conrad Murray Guilty In Michael Jackson Manslaughter Trial: Twitter Erupts Conrad Murray Guilty In Michael Jackson Manslaughter Trial: Twitter Erupts

The verdict is in on Dr. Conrad Murray, the personal physician of the late Michael Jackson. And he has been found guilty of involuntary manslaughter The jury was made up of seven men and five women, and according to a …

Is Siri Coming To An Older Apple Device Near You? Is Siri Coming To An Older Apple Device Near You?
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Love it or hate it, disappointed or impressed by it – you have to admit that Apple’s iPhone 4S voice assistant Siri has worked its way into a lot of conversations. It’s one of the most cited reasons when people …

Online Video Is More Than The “Big DVR In The Sky” Online Video Is More Than The “Big DVR In The Sky”

The future of online video is bright. A bit of an obvious statement there, but it’s the truth. But, for most it’s not being utilized to it’s full potential. For most, online video is just the “big DVR in the …

Google+ Pages Roll Out Includes Google Apps Google+ Pages Roll Out Includes Google Apps

As you may know, Google announced today that it’s finally rolling out Google+ Pages for businesses, brands and products. Fortunately for businesses using Google Apps, it’s integrated there as well. It was actually just less than two weeks ago that …

Google+ Just Got More Critical to Search Google+ Just Got More Critical to Search
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It’s been clear from the beginning that Google+ would play a major role in search, and as time has gone on, we’ve seen various glimpses of this, whether it be the +1 buttons, Google connecting authors to their Google Profiles, …

Original Disney Content Coming To YouTube Original Disney Content Coming To YouTube
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Disney and YouTube are set to announce a partnership that will bring original Disney programming to the halls of the biggest video site on the web. According to the New York Times, the deal is worth around $10 to $15 …

Google+ Pages for Businesses Now a Reality Google+ Pages for Businesses Now a Reality

Google announced today that it is finally rolling out Google+ Pages for businesses, brands and products. That’s worldwide. It’s not quite yet available for everyone, but will be “soon” according to Google. Here’s the URL where you can go to …

Louis C.K. Thinks Twitter Will Taint The Second Coming Of Christ Louis C.K. Thinks Twitter Will Taint The Second Coming Of Christ

Louis C.K. is a comedian, actor, and all around voice of reason when it comes to some of the stranger aspects of modern culture. Not only is his stand-up some of the funniest of all time, but his FX show …

Ford Announces Free Upgrade to MyFord Touch Interface Ford Announces Free Upgrade to MyFord Touch Interface
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This morning, Ford announced some upgrades and new features for its MyFord Touch system, beginning with model year 2013. The upgrade will also be available to existing MyFord Touch owners, via a USB flash drive for free. “Operating just like …

EBay Taps The Power Of Celebrity To Raise Money For Charity EBay Taps The Power Of Celebrity To Raise Money For Charity
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eBay is teaming up with various celebrities to build a charity auction destination that harnesses the power of celeb culture and uses it for good. You can already see evidence of our fascination with celebrities by performing a quick eBay …

Nook Tablet Revealed As Barnes & Noble Responds to Kindle Fire, iPad Nook Tablet Revealed As Barnes & Noble Responds to Kindle Fire, iPad
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Barnes & Noble unveiled its new Nook Tablet today at an event in New York. This is the company’s answer to the iPad, and even more so, Amazons Kindle Fire. Barnes & Noble is one of the top booksellsers in …

Google Testing New, Lighter Colors In Search Results Google Testing New, Lighter Colors In Search Results

When it comes to colors, there’s a whole world of study which continues to look at the effects various colors have on our psychology. There are two schools of color when talking about psychology; warm and cool. Warm colors are …

iPad 3 Rumor: New LED Back-Light System for Retina Display? iPad 3 Rumor: New LED Back-Light System for Retina Display?

You know those awesome, super high-resolution retina displays that are said to be coming to the next-generation iPads? Apparently, Apple needs to modify their back-lighting in order to support the new technology. According to DigiTimes, LED Back-light unit vendors have …

Marie Curie Google Doodle Honors Legendary Scientist Marie Curie Google Doodle Honors Legendary Scientist
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Today, Google is honoring two-time Nobel Prize-winning scientist Marie Curie with an artistic Doodle that invokes her era. In the Doodle, Curie sits at a table amidst her beakers and other lab equipment, with the Google logo faintly visible in …

Design Is Still An Important Aspect of Blogging Design Is Still An Important Aspect of Blogging
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Yes, a blog is only successful as its content, but if your platform looks like a joke, it really won’t matter how good the content your presenting is. In other words, design is still, and will always be, an important …