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YouTube Live Celebrates One Year Anniversary YouTube Live Celebrates One Year Anniversary

In celebration of YouTube Live’s one year birthday, they are rolling out new features. Wirecast for YouTube Live A new software that comes free to YouTube Partners. It allows people to produce and stream live events directly on YouTube from …

Tablet Sales To Hit 119 Million In 2012 Tablet Sales To Hit 119 Million In 2012

When Tim Cook took the stage to announce the new iPad on March 7th, he spent some time talking about the post-PC era, for which Apple’s iPad was the “poster child.” In the two short years since Apple basically created …

Max Payne 3 Achievement and Trophy List Released

The trophy list has finally come out for the upcoming Rockstar release Max Payne 3! The bullet time-tastic game features 40 achievement/trophies with great ones like Colder Than The Devil’s Heart where you have to kill 30 enemies in less …

Usher Dead: Rumor Has Twitter Buzzing
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R&B singer Usher Raymond appears to be the latest victim of internet rumors today, as it was reported on Global Associated News that he died in a car accident. The site is reported to create fake celebrity death headlines–I suppose …

Kony 2012 and the History of Viral Video [Infographic] Kony 2012 and the History of Viral Video [Infographic]

Not too many short videos have gotten the amount of attention Kony 2012 received. In fact, the short film about Ugandan war criminal Joseph Kony’s alleged crimes reached 100 million views in just six days. The only other video to …

Can the iBrain Read Stephen Hawking’s Thoughts? Can the iBrain Read Stephen Hawking’s Thoughts?
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As if out of a science fiction paperback, a team of California scientists have developed the world’s first portable brain scanner. Upon further development the innovative tool may be able to read a person’s mind. NeuroVigil’s Chairman Philip Low, named …

2012 Webby Awards Nominees Announced 2012 Webby Awards Nominees Announced

The Webby Awards, the lofty honor bestowed to the Internet’s best offerings, announced today the nominees for its 16th annual showcase. The 2012 awards show will be hosted by comedian extraordinaire Patton Oswalt and will feature some of the past …

Skype Celebrates 40 Million Concurrent Users Milestone Skype Celebrates 40 Million Concurrent Users Milestone

It looks like Skype use hasn’t slowed down at all after Microsoft acquired the company last year for $8.5 billion. And in the last couple of months, they have been announcing milestone after milestone on their blog. Near the end …

Google+ Pages In Google Analytics Soon To Be A Reality Google+ Pages In Google Analytics Soon To Be A Reality

It looks like Google may be gearing up to offer even more social data in Google Analytics than originally thought. Arvid Bux at DutchCowboys.nl (via State of Search) blogged about a presentation Google gave, indicating that you will soon be …

Anonymous Number 1 in TIME 100 Poll Results
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The results of the TIME 100 poll are out and, just as you would expect from an internet poll, the internet has won. The week-long poll, which seeks to determine the most influential people of the past year, was topped …

Amanda Bynes’ Dad Claims She Doesn’t Drink
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26-year old actress Amanda Bynes was arrested in L.A. last week for driving under the influence after she reportedly hit a police car while trying to change lanes, but her father says his daughter doesn’t drink and that the fault …

LinkedIn Introduces New Marketing Tools LinkedIn Introduces New Marketing Tools
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LinkedIn, the social network for professionals, saw a revenue of $522 million in 2011, though its net income was only $22 million, considering the company hired 531 new executives during that time frame. LinkedIn had stated that it was more …

Olympians Are Deceptively Using Twitter to Advertise Olympians Are Deceptively Using Twitter to Advertise

Olympic hopefuls in Britain are advertising on twitter without declaring they have sponsorship deals with the brands. These athletes have been tweeting about everything form new cars to nail varnish, in some instances being offered an excess of $1 million …

Mozilla Open Badges Enters Public Beta Mozilla Open Badges Enters Public Beta

Mozilla has been playing around with the idea of Open Badges since 2010. If you’re not familiar with the concept, think of it like game achievements applied to what you see, learn and do on the Web. Mozilla has partnered …

Brock Lesner’s Return To WWE Highlighted By Real Punch
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Last week, in the aftermath of the John Cena vs. The Rock at Wrestlemania, Brock Lesner made his triumphant return to the WWE after being gone for 5 years to pursue a career in the UFC. He came out last …

MacBook Pro Supplies Run Low Ahead Of Redesign MacBook Pro Supplies Run Low Ahead Of Redesign

Stocks of the 15-inch MacBook Pro are starting to dwindle as the rumored release of an updated version of Apple’s popular notebooks approaches. Reports began circulating in late February that the MacBook Pro line was getting a redesign in April. …

Groupon Kidz Club Launches With Some Questionable Characters Groupon Kidz Club Launches With Some Questionable Characters

Groupon has launched a new kids site called Groupon Kidz Club with games and a really weird song. One character apparently doesn’t love his parents, one hates stray dogs, one is some guy the kids “took in” after finding him …

Yahoo Reorganizes and CEO Releases Letter Yahoo Reorganizes and CEO Releases Letter
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Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson released an email letter today to his employees highlighting the changes that will be taking hold at the organization soon. Essentially, the company will be splitting into three segments- Consumer, Regions, and Technology. The changes are …

UK Home Office Brought To Its Knees UK Home Office Brought To Its Knees

Hacktivists affiliated with Anonymous reacted against UK’s extradition policies by infiltrating the UK Home Office website. The attack comes under the “Op Trial At Home banner, #optrialathome on Twitter, supports anti-extradition protests for Chris Tappin, Richard O’Dwyer and Gary McKinnon …

Florence and the Machine, MSN Partner for Twitter Contest
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Are you a fan of Florence Welch and her band Florence and the Machine? How about Vegas? If either of those things excite you, I’m here to inform you that @MSN just started a Twitter contest to give one lucky …

Trisomy 18: Why Santorum Is Leaving The Race
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Presidential hopeful Rick Santorum has announced the end of his campaign today despite a recent rise in his popularity on the trail. The news comes after his 3-year old daughter, Bella, suffered a bout of illness over the weekend and …

Using Pencil Lead for Microprocessors?

Graphite, more commonly known as pencil lead, could become the next big thing in the quest for smaller and less power-hungry electronics. Resembling chicken wire on a nano scale, graphene – single sheets of graphite – is only one atom …

Steve Wozniak: Not A Fan Of Patent-Mongering Companies Steve Wozniak: Not A Fan Of Patent-Mongering Companies
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It’s no secret that patent trolls are a danger to innovation, imagination, and a whole lot of other inspiring concepts that make the world a better place to live in. Pick any major technology company and you will without fail …

Google Chrome Will Save Your Tabs Google Chrome Will Save Your Tabs

Chrome and Firefox have been at war for quite some time with the two browsers both owning about 20 percent of the browser market share. Both browsers feature a sync option that allows users to save their history, bookmarks, add-ons, …