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PETA Discusses Upcoming Porn Site PETA Discusses Upcoming Porn Site

Who knew the “P” in PETA doesn’t stand for people? Apparently, it stand for “pornography,” which is always a winning combination in regards to Internet dwellers, but in this case, will PETA’s upcoming pornography site, one that aims to use …

Google+ Proclaimed Dead. Is This a Fair Assessment? Google+ Proclaimed Dead. Is This a Fair Assessment?
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“Google+ is dead,” proclaims Dan Reimold, writing for PBS MediaShift. “At worst, in the coming months, it will literally fade away to nothing or exist as Internet plankton. At best, it will be to social networking what Microsoft’s Bing is …

Foursquare Now Keeps Your Home Off The Grid Foursquare Now Keeps Your Home Off The Grid

If you’re a user of Foursquare, it’s highly likely that you’ve created an entry for your home on the service’s network. I mean, most people are at their home more than they are at any other location, and if you …

Girls Don’t Pirate? Girls Don’t Pirate?
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A survey was conducted over at the Pirate Bay, perhaps the most well-known of the bit torrent search engines, and besides the expected finds–downloaders have moved on from Napster-like mp3 downloads and are targeting movies–there’s an interesting tidbit about the …

Qwikster to Netflix: Show Me The Money Qwikster to Netflix: Show Me The Money
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Before you pour your derision on me for the Jerry Maguire title reference, let me explain: I simply thought that a mid-90s mod-techie company name like Qwikster deserved a mid-90s cultural reference. And here’s another one: @Qwikster had me at …

Facebook About to Get Major Redesign, New Buttons Facebook About to Get Major Redesign, New Buttons
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Facebook users should prepare for some major announcements this week as f8, the company’s developer event, approaches on Thursday. A new music-related offering has long been expected, but also expected are more media-related announcements around movies and TV shows, as …

Steely Dan, Qwikster and Words With Friends Steely Dan, Qwikster and Words With Friends

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 …

Tea Party Domain Could Bring Millions For Canadian Band
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The American political group The Tea Party have www.teaparty.org. Various branches of the group also have www.teapartypatriots.org and www.teapartyexpress.org – all of which rank high in Google search. But the most coveted domain name, the one that many will stumble …

Google Wallet Launches (Officially) Google Wallet Launches (Officially)
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Update: Google has now gone ahead and officially announced the launch of Google Wallet, complete with another video. Google VP of Payments Osama Bedier writes: We’ve been testing it extensively, and today we’re releasing the first version of the app …

Fear, Email, SEO, Video, Mobile and Working From Home Fear, Email, SEO, Video, Mobile and Working From Home
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There are a lot of videos hitting the web on any given day, so we’ve been curating a daily round-up of some of the most interesting ones we’ve come across. In a similar spirit, there have also been a lot …

Righthaven Gets Taste of Irony as Defendant Seeks Assets Righthaven Gets Taste of Irony as Defendant Seeks Assets

The Righthaven storyline continues to get even more interesting. The company, often referred to as a “copyright troll,” first stopped filing new suits against bloggers, then reports came out that the it may even file for bankruptcy, as it was …

Foursquare, Mayor Emanuel Promote Chicago Check-Ins with Windy City Badge Foursquare, Mayor Emanuel Promote Chicago Check-Ins with Windy City Badge

In Chicago, 250,000 different users have checked-in to 80,000 different venues 10,000,000 times using Foursquare. With those stats, it’s one of the most Foursquare-loving cities in the world. That’s why Foursquare teamed up with the Mayor’s office to launch a …

Netflix, Qwikster, Xbox Live on Windows 8 and Hot Wheels Netflix, Qwikster, Xbox Live on Windows 8 and Hot Wheels

Today’s edition of the daily top videos article has mostly tech-related stuff, but it also has Netflix apologizing for the way it’s handled its recent pricing and plan restructuring. Of course the apology was accompanied by yet another controversial move. …

iPad 3 Rumor: Release Date Not Until 2012, Says Analyst iPad 3 Rumor: Release Date Not Until 2012, Says Analyst

It’s looking more and more like the big fall release for Apple is going to to be the new iPhone, and that’s all. Early reports that the iPad 3 might be on the way in time for the 2011 holiday …

Yahoo Livestand to Launch This Fall Yahoo Livestand to Launch This Fall

Last week, one of the hot topics was that Google is working on a Flipboard competitor, which is reportedly called Propeller. AOL launched one in Editions last month. Well, you may recall that Yahoo announced one earlier this year called …

Google Mobile Ads Getting +1 Button Google Mobile Ads Getting +1 Button
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Google’s mobile display ads are getting +1 buttons, according to a post to the Google Mobile Ads blog, which came through the RSS feeds, but is not live on the actual blog. The button will appear on the left side …

Emmy Winners, Nominees Tweet Their Reactions Emmy Winners, Nominees Tweet Their Reactions
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[Above: Cast of Modern Family celebrate thier big win - Courtesy Sofia Vergara, Twitter] Last night’s Emmys were a mix of surprises and expected results as a few notable actors walked away with their first emmys and a couple of …

Charlie Sheen, Ashton Kutcher Prepare for Big Night on Twitter Charlie Sheen, Ashton Kutcher Prepare for Big Night on Twitter

Tonight is a big night for two of Twitter’s most-followed stars. At 9 pm EST, the first episode of the new Two and a Half Men premieres – the Ashton Kutcher era has arrived. And just 30 minutes after that …

Former Bing Guy Rips Bing and Its Team Former Bing Guy Rips Bing and Its Team
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Philip Su is a software engineer at Facebook who spent 12 years working at Microsoft. Now, he’s put out a scathing post about Bing, or more specifically, the people behind Bing. “I was reminded of Bing today during a depressing …

Search Google+ With This Tool Search Google+ With This Tool
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Many of us have wondered why Google+ didn’t launch with a search feature. I mean, it’s Google. Still, there are ways to search it that should suffice, at least until Google finally launches an official feature. Developer Andrew Shen, for …

Qwikster, Netflix’s New DVD Service, Not Winning Any Name Awards Qwikster, Netflix’s New DVD Service, Not Winning Any Name Awards
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UPDATE: @Qwikster responds to his new fame. Imagine a couple – a nice couple that truly loved each other and shared a virtually drama-free relationship. We will call them Bob and Jessica. Now imagine that one day, Bob dropped a …

iPhone 5 Rumor: Samsung To Block Sales In Korea? iPhone 5 Rumor: Samsung To Block Sales In Korea?

According to Samsung execs, there’s already a plan in motion to stop the sales of the upcoming iPhone 5 in Korea. Of course the phone is not only unreleased but at this point is still unannounced. But that hasn’t stopped …

Google Buys DailyDeal Google Buys DailyDeal
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While others in the space seem to have scaled back a bit in the daily deals department (see Facebook and Yelp), Google continues to amp up its efforts. Since news that Facebook was ending its Deals offering (though keeping check-in …

Netflix DVD Service Becomes Qwikster Netflix DVD Service Becomes Qwikster
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As you may know, Netflix recently announced that its DVD-by-mail and streaming services, once available to customers together as one package, would become two separate services, and customers would have to pay more if they wanted to keep both. This …