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Tiesto YouTube Series “In The Booth” Launches Tiesto YouTube Series “In The Booth” Launches
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YouTube announced a new series from popular DJ Tiësto. In the first episode, he’s compared to Led Zeppelin, Bon Jovi and U2. Right… Here’s the episode: YouTube Content Partnerships Manager Adam Relis writes: Ever been among the thousands of screaming …

Chromebook Ad: You Can’t Protect Your Chromebook From Aliens Chromebook Ad: You Can’t Protect Your Chromebook From Aliens
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Google has put out a new ad for its Chromebooks – the Chrome OS-based computers, which essentially rely on Google’s cloud for all storage purposes. The ad highlights this point, claiming that you can’t keep anything safe from aliens, including …

SOPA and PIPA Bills Lack Common Sense
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Did you know that a majority of new laws passed on our books in this country get passed via the efforts of special interest groups and lobbyists? What does that mean? It means a small majority of people are making …

Streaming Movies Suck For New Releases Streaming Movies Suck For New Releases
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I’m not sure if the movie industry is purposely trying to collectively kill itself or if it thinks cutting out the middle man will increase home movie sales, but one thing’s pretty certain when it comes to the trend of …

Is Apple Finally Increasing The iPhone’s Screen Size? Is Apple Finally Increasing The iPhone’s Screen Size?

Many things have changed about the iPhone since the first one launched back in 2007. One thing that has remained constant, however, is the phone’s screen size. Retina display notwithstanding, Apple’s fifth iPhone – the iPhone 4S – sports the …

Bing Is For #Doing A New Ad Campaign Bing Is For #Doing A New Ad Campaign
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Earlier today, Microsoft took to Bing’s Twitter account to announce the next ad campaign for their search engine: @bingBingBing is for #doing. Catch @KevinPearce’s amazing story here & see why he embodies the true spirit of #doing: http://t.co/YI2kGCua ^dr 8 …

Twitter Responses To Anonymous Over Megaupload Shutdown Twitter Responses To Anonymous Over Megaupload Shutdown
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Yesterday, Zach Walton and Josh Wolford tag-teamed to follow the activities of Anomymous in real-time as soon as Megaupload went down. Their write-ups hit the Web within minutes of sites going down. As the news rolled out across the rest …

Anonymous: DDoS Trick “Reprehensible” Anonymous: DDoS Trick “Reprehensible”
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Anonymous doesn’t take too kindly to people messing with their image and they’re looking to find those responsible. If you remember earlier today, we wrote about a dirty tactic that would make hapless bystanders responsible for the DDoS attacks that …

The White House Joins Google+, Wants To Hangout With You The White House Joins Google+, Wants To Hangout With You

You now have one more way to follow the Obama administration’s day-to-day activities as The White House has officially joined Google+. According to their first post, you can expect to find news, behind the scenes photos, videos, and discussion topics …

iPad Textbook App For Algebra Boosts Student Math Scores 20% iPad Textbook App For Algebra Boosts Student Math Scores 20%

Apple may have re-invented the wheel this time, insofar you can consider the wheel as an algebra textbook. Over the past year, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, publisher of textbooks that you and me and everyone else we know have used since …

Samsung Takes A Dig At Apple Fans In New Ad Samsung Takes A Dig At Apple Fans In New Ad

Samsung has released a new ad making fun of iPhone fans. Entitled “Samsunged” the ad takes a subtle shot at the iPhone’s battery life issues, and picks on the iPhone’s lack of built-in turn-by-turn navigation. It shows a group of …

Minecraft May Speed Up Xbox 360 Title Updates
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There is a wait time between a patch’s completion and it hitting consumers at large. Minecraft on the Xbox 360 may change that. Microsoft may be speeding up the time it takes patches to hit games on the Xbox 360 …

Exclusive: Facebook “Bug” or “Hoax” – The Mystery Explained Exclusive: Facebook “Bug” or “Hoax” – The Mystery Explained

Last week, I wrote about a message on Facebook that was being shared around heavily. In my write-up, I walked through this character string, eliminated the extraneous characters, and posited a theory about what it might be. In short, this …

Megaupload To Department of Justice: We Will Fight This Megaupload To Department of Justice: We Will Fight This
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Downed cyberlocker site MegaUpload is pledging not to go gentle into that good night, as they say are trying to get up and running again. On Thursday, the Department of Justice shut down the site, accusing it of being an …

Google’s Ad Related Algorithm Update Analyzed By Experts Google’s Ad Related Algorithm Update Analyzed By Experts
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We’ve covered the topic of Google’s latest update, and tried to raise important questions regarding the implications of the update. What do the experts in the field of SEO have to say regarding this update? There’s one specific aspect of …

NinjaVideo Founder Sentenced to 14 Months NinjaVideo Founder Sentenced to 14 Months
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The Department of Justice is on a roll – First MegaUpload, now NinjaVideo’s founder. Of course, as you may be aware, NinjaVideo was actually taken down by the DoJ in 2010 for hosting “high-quality copies of copyright-protected movies and television …

Amazon To Order 3 Million Fewer Kindle Fire Tablets Amazon To Order 3 Million Fewer Kindle Fire Tablets
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Amazon may be preparing for the launch of the iPad 3 in a very unique way. Reports have been circulating today that orders of Amazon’s Kindle Fire tablet are expected to be cut to roughly 3 million units in the …

Google Econ 101: How Much Is The Internet Worth? Google Econ 101: How Much Is The Internet Worth?

The obvious answer to the headline’s question is, “a lot,” given this week’s contentious activity between government and Internet culture. But the question was actually less existential and more economical. Through their European Public Policy Blog, Google has announced the …

8 Year Old Hardcore Girl > Rebecca Black 8 Year Old Hardcore Girl > Rebecca Black
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If Rebecca Black’s first video had this much effort, class, and style, it’s doubtful she’d be the laughing stock of the YouTube nation. Sure, Black took that attention, both the negative and positive, and capitalized off of it, but she’s …

Open Marriage, SOPA, and Obama Singing Al Green Open Marriage, SOPA, and Obama Singing Al Green

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 …

Facebook Expresses Relief At SOPA / PIPA Delay Facebook Expresses Relief At SOPA / PIPA Delay

Facebook has expressed their relief this afternoon at the House and Senate decisions to delay action on SOPA and PIPA for the time being. Here is the posting from the page for Facebook’s Washington, D.C. office: Facebook Washington DCWe are …

Is VEVO Heading To Facebook? Is VEVO Heading To Facebook?
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Facebook is in talks to take a very important partner away from Google. According to CNET’s sources, Facebook is looking to take music video service VEVO away from YouTube. This would mean that you would have to go to Facebook …

Today Is Resident Evil Friday, Apparently

While SOPA and PIPA, or the apparent defeat thereof, is dominating the current newscycle, someone forgot to tell us about the fact this weekend belongs to a property no one would’ve initially guessed. No, I’m not talking about the NFL …

Using Social Media Is Actually A Constructive Use Of Your Time Using Social Media Is Actually A Constructive Use Of Your Time

Social media is finally getting some respect for being more than just a utility for killing time at work and stalking your crushes. And while people are spending lots of time on social media sites, they’re actually doing things more …