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Myspace Entertainment Gets New President Myspace Entertainment Gets New President

Myspace has tapped Roger Mincheff to lead Myspace Entertainment as president. Myspace Entertainment will be Myspace’s internal production and entertainment division responsible for original programming and content. Mincheff has inked his first deal with Fox Digital Entertainment and Kia Motors …

Ghost Hunters Co-Lead Investigator, Grant Wilson, Leaves The Show Ghost Hunters Co-Lead Investigator, Grant Wilson, Leaves The Show
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Last night on Ghost Hunters, co-lead investigator, Grant Wilson, announced that he was departing from the show. Of the departure, Wilson said, “It is with mixed emotion that I am announcing my departure from the cast of Ghost Hunters. While …

Nielsen: 70% Of Kids In Tablet-Owning Households Use Them Nielsen: 70% Of Kids In Tablet-Owning Households Use Them

Kids these days: they get everything they want. I mean, smartphones before they hit puberty is not unheard of and just look at the gaming systems they get to enjoy – Xbox 360s and PS3s. My childhood was Super Mario …

Apple Awarded Patent On MacBook Air Design Apple Awarded Patent On MacBook Air Design

Apple is back at it again. The company is registering patents that may help them kill off competitors. Mashable is reporting that Apple was awarded 19 patents with one of them being the design of the MacBook Air. Ultrabooks are …

Robotics Industry To Create 1 Million New Jobs Robotics Industry To Create 1 Million New Jobs

According to the International Federation of Robotics, increasing use of robots will create 1 million new jobs in the next 5 years. The announcement is based on a study, “Positive Impact of Industrial Robots on Employment,” conducted by the market …

Pinterest: What the Latest Studies Tell Us Pinterest: What the Latest Studies Tell Us

“There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.” A apparently) selling something. There are no ads. There are no banners. You can explore around and never feel “sold to” by Pinterest itself. Other than those items categorized …

Google Makes Google+ Circles Cleaner, People Easier To Find Google Makes Google+ Circles Cleaner, People Easier To Find

Google announced some changes to Google+ Circles this week. The company is rolling out an update designed to make the experience cleaner, and make suggestions better. The Circles Page, for example, has a new left-hand navigation menu, quick access to …

Apple Announces OS X Mountain Lion, Coming This Summer Apple Announces OS X Mountain Lion, Coming This Summer

Apple has announced OS 10.8 Mountain Lion, the latest update to their Mac OS X operating system. Mountain Lion follows the trend begun with OS 10.7 Lion of bringing popular features from the iOS mobile operating system back to the …

Facebook Gives Verified Accounts To Popular People Facebook Gives Verified Accounts To Popular People

We often talk about how the major social networks are getting more and more like one another. Facebook, Twitter and Google+ seem to all borrow ideas from their social network peers. Now, Facebook is taking a page out of the …

Mass Effect 3 Teaser Trailer Now Online – “Take Earth Back”
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A new 52 second teaser trailer has been released for the upcoming Mass Effect 3 game, which is slated to come out next month. The trailer is part of an even bigger trailer which will air during this Sunday’s episode …

Notch Provides Psychonauts 2 Details

We reported last week that Notch, the creator of Minecraft, offered to fund Psychonauts 2 via Twitter. The Internet gamer population literally exploded with the news. The hype may have gotten a little out of hand, however, and Notch took …

Messages Beta Launched Alongside OS X Mountain Lion Preview Messages Beta Launched Alongside OS X Mountain Lion Preview
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Today, Apple released a developer preview of their new OS X Mountain Lion. It’s set to bring some popular things from iOS to the Mac like Messages, Notes, Reminders, and the Notification Center. That dev preview includes the all new …

Microsoft Accidentally Marked Google.com As Malicious Site Microsoft Accidentally Marked Google.com As Malicious Site
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If you’re a Windows users, it may have gone rogue on you this week by telling you that Google.com is a dangerous site to visit. This isn’t another one of Microsoft’s competitive prods at Google (this time), but rather the …

Yahoo! Updates Mail for Android Yahoo! Updates Mail for Android
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Yahoo! has just updated their Yahoo! Mail for Android App, offering multiple new ways to customize notifications, amongst other modifications. Users can now option notifications with sound, vibrate or silent, and can add a status bar. Also what’s new is …

EU Court: Social Networks Not Responsible For User Content

A European court has found that social networks can’t be held responsible for the content its users post – score one for the Internet. SABAM is a name you may not be familiar with but it’s essentially the RIAA of …

Facebook Timeline For Brands Coming Late February [REPORT] Facebook Timeline For Brands Coming Late February [REPORT]
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Brands that want to utilize Facebook’s spiffy new Timeline feature won’t have to wait too much longer. According to apprised executives quoted in AdAge, Facebook plans to begin rolling out Timeline for Brands at the end of February. Apparently, Facebook …

Google Launching Android 5.0 Jelly Bean Soon? Google Launching Android 5.0 Jelly Bean Soon?
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Reports are circulating this morning that Google is preparing to launch the next major update to their Android operating system sooner than expected. Android 5.0 Jelly Bean may be coming as sometime in the second quarter of 2012, possibly at …

Able Remote Lets You Control Google TV With Your Voice Able Remote Lets You Control Google TV With Your Voice

A new Android app called Able Remote lets you operate Google TV using voice commands. “Able Remote turns your Android smartphone or tablet into a remote control for your Google TV,” says Leon Nicholls, the app’s creator, “Just as you …

msnNow From Microsoft Highlights Bing, Facebook, Twitter Trends msnNow From Microsoft Highlights Bing, Facebook, Twitter Trends

Microsoft just launched a new MSN service called msnNOW, which the company says is designed to surface breaking trends from across the web, show what people are saying about the trends and why they matter. “msnNOW scours real-time sources, including …

Mobile Devices Will Overtake Human Population in 2012 Mobile Devices Will Overtake Human Population in 2012

It’s a good thing humans come with two hands because we’re gonna need’em if we’re expected to handle the bulk of cell phones and tablets that are going to be cramping up our planet in the near future. A new …

Apple to Require “Explicit User Approval” For Contact Data Access Apple to Require “Explicit User Approval” For Contact Data Access
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As previously reported, Apple received a letter from Congress questioning the company about the way it allows iOS app developers to treat users’ contact info. AllThingsD is sharing a statement it received from an Apple spokesperson: “Apps that collect or …

Yahoo Web Analytics Version 10.3.19 Gives Product A Facelift Yahoo Web Analytics Version 10.3.19 Gives Product A Facelift

Yahoo is giving Yahoo Web Analytics a refresh, and as a start, has launched version 10.3.19. “We want to make the YWA user experience better – we know that our customers love the product functionality but they would like to …

Anonymous Threatens To Take Down Entire Internet Anonymous Threatens To Take Down Entire Internet
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Anonymous just keeps on making grander threats, but they have finally made the greatest threat possible – shutting down the entire Internet. In a pastebin post that we won’t link to for obvious reasons, a member of Anonymous posted a …

Microsoft’s Slick New Metro Interface Was Designed On A Mac Microsoft’s Slick New Metro Interface Was Designed On A Mac
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Late last week CNET ran a story on Metro, a user interface discussed at length by Microsoft’s CEO Steve Ballmer at last month’s CES. While Xbox and Windows Phone users already have a taste of Metro, the tile-based format will …