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Internet Explorer 9 Ad Goes Artistic Internet Explorer 9 Ad Goes Artistic

I think that Microsoft is onto something with this latest ad for Internet Explorer 9. While some people will still gawk and laugh at Microsoft’s web browser, their latest ad sells it in a way that’s artistic and unique without …

Comedian and Impersonator Steve Bridges Dead
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Best known for his impersonations of President George W. Bush, Steve Bridges was found dead in his Los Angeles home on Saturday. He was 48 years old and had just returned from a comedic tour of China. Authorities say that …

Facebook and Twitter Sales Possible With Gumroad Facebook and Twitter Sales Possible With Gumroad

Former Pinterest iOS engineer Sahil Lavingia has launched Gumroad. In essence, Gumroad is a payment company. But, as with all great ideas online, it takes something that you think you know about and makes it simple, different. With Gumroad, you …

iPad Usage Quadruples Among Small Business Owners iPad Usage Quadruples Among Small Business Owners

According to The Business Journals, IPad is the fastest growing technology among Small business owners. A national study released by the company reveals how critical the new technology is among small to mid-sized business (SMB) owners. According to the findings, …

MegaUpload: Extradition Papers Filed In Kim Dotcom Case MegaUpload: Extradition Papers Filed In Kim Dotcom Case

Kim Dotcom is in for the fight of his life as his extradition hearing is now official. We reported a few weeks ago that Kim Dotcom was finally released on bail after being held in jail for almost a month …

Facebook Is Friend For Tornado Victims Facebook Is Friend For Tornado Victims
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Spawned by a chain of massive thunderstorms, a flurry of fast-moving tornados caused major destruction and disaster from the Gulf of Mexico to the Midwest on Friday. The wave of tornados killed 39 people and left many residents in it’s …

Restructuring, Layoffs Imminent At Yahoo Restructuring, Layoffs Imminent At Yahoo

At the beginning of the year we reported that Scott Thompson, former president of PayPal, had been chosen by Yahoo to replace former CEO Carol Bartz. Now that he’s had time to settle in, it looks like Thompson is getting …

Covering The Three Little Pigs In a Social Media Era Covering The Three Little Pigs In a Social Media Era

How would the modern world cover the conspiracy surrounding The Three Little Pigs? Would they blame the wolf? Would Twitter trends pop up in support of the Wolf’s plight? What about the Pigs? Would their hard scrabble life–having to move …

Sri Lankan Man Dies After Burying Himself Alive, Earns Darwin Award Nomination on Twitter
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Twenty-four year old Sri Lankan man, Janka Basnayake, perished on Saturday after trying to set a record for the longest time that anyone has been buried alive. Basnayake’s final attempt may have been up to 6 1/2 hours; he was …

App Store’s 25 Billionth Download: Chinese Man Snags Where’s My Water To Win Contest App Store’s 25 Billionth Download: Chinese Man Snags Where’s My Water To Win Contest

Back on February 24th, Apple announced that their App Store was about to hit 25 billion downloads and unveiled an incentive for iOS users to start some fast & furious app downloading. Apple said that whoever downloaded the 25 billionth …

2012 Game Developers Conference Is A Go

This week will see the launch of the iPad 3, but another event is going down this week that vies for your attention – GDC. The 2102 Game Developers Conference starts today and will be taking place at the Moscone …

Lexmark Acquires Brainware Parent BDGB Enterprise Lexmark Acquires Brainware Parent BDGB Enterprise

Lexmark announced that it has acquired BDGB Enterprise, a software company based in Luxembourg, which includes Brainware, a U.S. subsidiary. The price tag: $148 million. Brainware, which provides data capture and enterprise search solutions, will become part of Lexmark’s Perceptive …

Netgear Introduces Better Wi-Fi Solution Netgear Introduces Better Wi-Fi Solution
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Netgear has created a Universal Dual Band WiFi Range Extender to combat dead spots and other obstacles to wi-fi coverage in and around the home. If you’re tired of spotty coverage and constant internet buffering, this device might be helpful …

Domino’s Pizza and Playstation Team Up For DLC

Domino’s Pizza, the pizza delivery expert, has teamed up with PlayStation to appear in the new MotorStorm: RC game with a Domino’s branded car. MotorStorm: RC, which was launched last week, is the latest version of the classic arcade game. …

Facebook Foils Robbery Facebook Foils Robbery

In Pretoria, South Africa, a Facebook status posted by a woman being attacked by two armed robbers in her home was able to summon help, according to The Daily News. Lizette Langeveld, 43, was attacked by two armed men who …

Twitter Loves IPad 3, Rumor Roundup Twitter Loves IPad 3, Rumor Roundup

Fanning the flames of IPad 3 rumors is Chinese Tech blog MIC gadget, who has constructed a partial IPad 3 using casing parts it has obtained from the supplier. This is basically the only hard physical evidence we have on …

Chinese Man Buys A Fake iPhone, Stabs A Counterfeiter To Death

What’s the angriest you’ve ever been after a purchase? What about that time your friend sold you that used video game that “worked like new” but when you opened it you found it covered with scratches and unplayable? How about …

SSX Review: Suffering From An Identity Crisis
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SSX is a game that doesn’t know what it wants to be. It’s trying to appeal to new fans as well as the old guard that has been a fan of the franchise since the PS2 launch title. It’s trying …

New Orleans Saints Drama Spawns Twitter Tough Guys

What is it about sports and Internet anonymity that brings out people’s pathetic side, especially in relation to the males of the species? Granted, this is something that’s been inherit with the Internet probably since the days of the ARPANET. …

Android 5.0 Jelly Bean Confirmed by Asus Android 5.0 Jelly Bean Confirmed by Asus
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Last month we reported on a rumor that Google might be preparing the next version of their Android operating system for a launch in the second quarter of 2012. The update, Android 5.0 Jelly Bean, would increase Android’s tablet optimization …

Breitbart’s 2.0 Launches Just Days After Death

The late Andrew Breitbart was working diligently on a new project at the time of his sudden death. He was just about to launch his newly redesigned Breitbart 2.0 website with featured a combined news and opinion portal. As many …

Darksiders 2 Limited Edition Now Free

Following a recent trend, THQ today announced that all pre-orders of Darksiders II on the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC will receive a complimentary upgrade to the Limited Edition. The Darksiders II Limited Edition will include the standard retail …

Apple Distancing From Samsung with iPad Mini Apple Distancing From Samsung with iPad Mini

Reports suggest that Apple has opted to further distance Samsung Electronics from its supply chain in construction of its 7.85 inch iPad Mini, rumored to be launched in Q3 2012. It has been reported that AU Optronics has received an …

Cloud Computing To Create 14 Million New Jobs By 2015 Cloud Computing To Create 14 Million New Jobs By 2015

According to a new study by IDC, the growth of cloud computing is on track to create nearly 14 million new jobs globally by 2015. IDC’s research, which was commissioned by Microsoft, predicts revenues from cloud innovation could reach $1.1 …