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Sean Parker’s Airtime Has 2,000 Users Sean Parker’s Airtime Has 2,000 Users

Airtime, a new video chat service from Napster co-founders Sean Parker and Shawn Fanning, already has about 2,000 monthly users, even though the site has yet to officially launch. Airtime, which is still in a testing phase, has been running …

Internet Explorer 10 Launch Options Expanded For Windows 8 Internet Explorer 10 Launch Options Expanded For Windows 8
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We live in strange times, my friends. The world is said to end on December 21 (spoiler: it’s not), UK is playing UofL in the Final Four and, perhaps strangest of them all, Microsoft is turning Internet Explorer into a …

The Future Of Firefox Mobile The Future Of Firefox Mobile
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Firefox Mobile has been pretty great to me so far, and I’m sure it has been the same for the 8 million plus users who have downloaded it. While it’s not moving from Android anytime soon, it would be good …

GAME Group Administration Appointed, CEO Steps Down GAME Group Administration Appointed, CEO Steps Down

Game Group PLC announced today that PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) would be assuming administration of the company. The company had announced last week that it would be seeking administration. In a statement today, the GAME Group Board of Directors said: “Further to …

AdSense In Your City: New North American Tour Dates Announced AdSense In Your City: New North American Tour Dates Announced

Google announced some new dates for AdSense in Your City across North America. For those unfamiliar with the events, they are a series in which publishers can meet with members of Google’s Inside AdSense team and AdSense experts to learn …

Mad Men, James Cameron, and MTV Cribs

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 …

Employers Asking For Facebook Passwords Should Be Illegal, Says One Senator Employers Asking For Facebook Passwords Should Be Illegal, Says One Senator
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Should it be illegal for employers to ask prospective employees for their Facebook passwords? One U.S. Senator thinks so. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) says he’s drafting a bill to ban the practice, and that it should be ready “in the …

Woman Sues Apple: $1 Million, Bad Glass Walls! Woman Sues Apple: $1 Million, Bad Glass Walls!
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It may seem like a cruel bit of irony for an 83-year-old women named Paswall who ran into a wall at the Apple retail store in Manhasset, New York. Evelyne Paswall didn’t notice the oversized glass doors standing between her …

The Solar System As Infographic (It’s Huge)

How big is our solar system? The short answer is it’s really, really big. The more technical answer is that it’s at least 50,000 Astronomical Units, or 7.4799 × 10^12 kilometers, or not quite a light-year to the Oort cloud …

TiVo Files New Round Of Patent Lawsuits TiVo Files New Round Of Patent Lawsuits

Just when we thought it was safe to return to the TiVo infested waters, all hell has broken loose again. This time it has TiVo launching a new volley of patent infringement lawsuits against Time Warner and Motorola Mobility. The …

Don Draper’s World vs. The World of 2012

Don Draper lives in a world where you could enjoy a smoke and scotch in your office. A world where a Cadillac Coupe DeVille and sharp fedora was the epitome of class. A world where men were men and women …

Frank Martin: New Coach for South Carolina?

Frank Martin is currently the head coach for Kansas State University’s basketball team, the Wildcats. The straight shooting coach says that he doesn’t play guys who don’t compete or follow his direction. Martin’s New Year’s resolution for 2012 is the …

Renee Graziano: “Mob Wives” Star Betrayed By Husband
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Renee Graziano, one of the stars of the VH1 show “Mob Wives”, is well known by friends, family, and fans of the show to be a drama queen. That’s why previews of the most recent episode didn’t shock many, despite …

Google Data Centers Getting More Energy Efficient Google Data Centers Getting More Energy Efficient

Google put out a blog post today discussing efficiency improvements the company has been making with its data centers, along with the company’s general philosophy around said efficiency. “In the same way that you might examine your electricity bill and …

Microsoft Excel Webinar Makes Data Simple Microsoft Excel Webinar Makes Data Simple
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Do you find yourself struggling while using Microsoft Excel? Is the program just too complicated? Perhaps you just want a refresher course on all the features Excel has to offer? If you find yourself in any of the above scenarios, …

Instant Gratification in America [INFOGRAPHIC]
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In this day and age, information is instantaneous. Any question you have can be answered in just a few short seconds courtesy of Google. Movies, television, and games can be instantly downloaded at your whim. This convenience has made our …

Bing Helps Promote New “Bully” Movie Bing Helps Promote New “Bully” Movie
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Bing will be joining forces with The Weinstein Company to promote the upcoming movie “Bully.” The movie, which premieres tonight in Los Angeles, is a documentary about the growing awareness around childhood bullying. Over at the Bing Community blog, Senior …

Google Street View Finds Japan In Cherry Blossom Season Google Street View Finds Japan In Cherry Blossom Season

Lately, as Google Maps has announced the inclusion of different parts of the world with Street View, the selection of these regions has seemed less and less random and a more deliberate effort by Google Maps to provide a new …

Pay With Square Replaces Square Card Case As PayPal Is Now “Here” Pay With Square Replaces Square Card Case As PayPal Is Now “Here”

Last May, Square unveiled an app called Card Case, which included a mobile tab system, where users could set up tabs at various places and order their purchases with automatic payments. Now, the app, available for iOS and Android, has …

“Zou Bisou Bisou” A Hit With Mad Men Fans

For those of us who don’t speak French, the song featured in last night’s premiere of “Mad Men” may have imparted a slight feeling of confusion…but I think we all got the message, anyway. The song, which translates loosely to …

‘Mistborn’ To Be Turned Into A Video Game

Today, developer Little Orbit announced that they will be bringing the famous fantasy novels Mistborn to a gaming console or PC near you late next year. The game is being developed for the PS3, Xbox 360, PC, and MAC. Mistborn …

Twitter Launches Advertising Platform For Small Business Twitter Launches Advertising Platform For Small Business

As you might remember, Twitter partnered with American Express last month to offer advertising space to select merchants. Now the partnership has released a promotional video on how to advertise on their platform and the ways it is going to …

Fandango Grabs 22% of Hunger Games Ticket Sales Fandango Grabs 22% of Hunger Games Ticket Sales

Fandango, the online ticket selling service, accounted for 22% of the $155 million opening weekend gross of The Hunger Games. Out of all the tickets the company sold over the weekend, 90% were for the post-apocalyptic action movie. Fandango, who …

Google+ Notifications In Gmail Now Let You Add To Circles Google+ Notifications In Gmail Now Let You Add To Circles

Email notifications walk a fine line between useful and annoying. I find that I like receiving them for some services (Twitter, especially when I get a new follower or get retweeted or mentioned) and I absolutely hate receiving them for …