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Dell To Acquire SonicWall, Pending Regulatory Approval Dell To Acquire SonicWall, Pending Regulatory Approval

Dell is acquiring security company and firewall-builder SonicWall. Dell says the company’s next-gen and Unified Threat Management (UTM) firewalls will help it bolster its security solutions portfolio. “We are building a strategic software portfolio to address the needs of our …

RIP Justin Bieber? Tweeting Is Not Beliebing

The widespread and rapid spread of information that Twitter affords its users makes the site perfect for sharing breaking news, organizing protests and other events, and generally making your ideas known. It’s also a beautiful virtual playground for digital pranksters. …

Police Hunt For Owner Of Fingers

Officials are on the hunt for an endangered child in the Honolulu area after a gruesome discovery last month. Police frantically searched dumpsters behind the Kukui Gardens Housing Complex in Liliha looking for more information about a set of fingers …

Mass Effect 3 Ending Frustration Spawns Social Media Campaign
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There’s no denying that Mass Effect 3 is set to be one of the biggest releases of the entire year. BioWare’s epic adventure sold 890,000 in its first 24 hours in North American alone, and they have announced that millions …

Who Wants a Flying DeLorean?

Would you like to own a flying DeLorean? Well you may just get your chance to fly back in time and reclaim your McFly roots! The following quadcopter has a DeLorean shell and is an homage to Doc Brown’s flying …

“Homeless Hotspots” Organizers Defend Their Creation “Homeless Hotspots” Organizers Defend Their Creation

“Homeless Hotspots” organizers are defending their marketing plan, saying it was done with only the best of intentions for the participants. As reported earlier, a controversial event at SXSW this year was the marketing plan by BBH Labs, which paired …

Steam On Mobile Is Going Places

Valve’s new Steam Mobile service is probably one of the best apps that I use with my Android, even though it’s only a few months old. There could be some improvements made, but Valve is already working on that. Gamasutra …

Small Businesses Using Facebook Ads For The Win Small Businesses Using Facebook Ads For The Win

Just in time for a new wave of companies to embrace Facebook’s open graph apps does a new study show that, beyond the Nikes and Foursquares of the world, small businesses are enjoying the efficacy of Facebook ads. A survey …

Hello Retro: The Datsun Is Back! Hello Retro: The Datsun Is Back!

Hello retro! After nearly 30 years they’re back, but not in America or anywhere close. Nissan has announced that they will be breathing new life into an 70′ and 80′s classic, the Datsun. I’m sure this isn’t exciting for a …

Yahoo Sues Facebook to get IPO Shares? Yahoo Sues Facebook to get IPO Shares?

After numerous threats, Yahoo! has sued Facebook for infringing on 10 of its patents, in what many are calling a bald-faced attempt to jockey more shares of the company’s IPO into their own pockets. The patents in question are broad …

Homeless Hotspots Under Fire Homeless Hotspots Under Fire

Marketing agency BBH Labs, an affiliate of Bartle Bogle Hegarty, is presently defending itself at SXSW, after unveiling “Homeless Hotspots,” a promotional concept that involves giving homeless people a 4G connection and a sign. BBH Labs discussed their Homeless Hotspots …

Homeless Hotspots Could Result in Numerous Public Health and Safety Risks Homeless Hotspots Could Result in Numerous Public Health and Safety Risks
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Marketing agency BBH Labs was been inspired to turn local homeless people into hotspots while attending the South by South West conference in Austin, Texas. Each homeless representative will be given a sign and a 4G connection to alert people …

Ice Cream Sandwich Finally Coming To Galaxy S II Ice Cream Sandwich Finally Coming To Galaxy S II

Late last week Samsung accidentally teased owners of their popular Galaxy S II smartphone when they posted and then retracted news that the phone would be getting the latest version of Android, Ice Cream Sandwich, on March 10th. The inaccurate …

Raquel Welch At 71: One Of The Hottest Women Of All Time
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Raquel Welch, born Jo Raquel Tejada, seventy one years ago in Chicago is an American actress, an author and an iconic sex symbol. This past December, according to Men’s Health, Raquel is one of the hottest women of all time, …

Tales Of Graces f Hits PlayStation 3 Today
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It’s been a long time coming, but Namco Bandai Games has finally launched Tales of Graces f in North America. This is the first Tales game to come to North America since Tales of Vesperia on the Xbox 360 and …

Delta Jet Rolls Off Runway In Atlanta
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It is being reported that jet sustained significant damage when it rolled off a taxiway at Hartsfield-Jackson in Atlanta which is the world’s busiest airport. Delta Air Lines spokesman Eric Torbenson tells The Associated Press mechanics were testing the engines …

Tajikistan Removes Week-old Block of Facebook Tajikistan Removes Week-old Block of Facebook

Last week we told you about Pakistan’s public search for a web-censor. Now here’s some more Web-freedom news from nearby Tajikistan (this time it’s good). Over the weekend, the Tajikistan government ordered the unblocking of Facebook and several news websites …

Facebook Boasts 3,000 Timeline Apps Facebook Boasts 3,000 Timeline Apps

Facebook news comes by way of SXSW wherein the social networking site announced that third-party developers have taken kindly to this whole apps for timelines. In fact, the company says, nearly 3,000 apps have launched since Open Graph apps started …

Guild Wars 2 Gets Impressive Collector’s Edition
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Are you looking forward to Guild Wars 2? If so, you might want to check out this collector’s edition. Guild Wars 2 won’t be launching for another few months, but fans can pre-order the game to secure a copy. If …

Tiger Woods Details Injury Via Twitter

When Tiger Woods took a big swing at the WGC-Cadillac Championship on Sunday and instantly appeared to be in quite a bit of pain, golf fans not only wondered about his ability to continue that tournament, but also whether or …

Anonymous Hacks Vatican Again

The Vatican has declared it has been infiltrated by hacker group Anonymous for the second time, shortly after 2pm on Monday. A Vatican spokesperson downplayed the incident, stating that “there was a second attack we are aware of directed against …

Advertising Counts: More Spending, More Clicks Advertising Counts: More Spending, More Clicks

A recent study by Google research demonstrates that paused search ads due lead to a reduced number of visits to targeted sites that can not be made up for by organic search traffic. Their study measured clicks based on a …

“Homeless Hotspots” At SXSW Drawing Praise And Criticism “Homeless Hotspots” At SXSW Drawing Praise And Criticism

SXSW, the enormous annual event in Austin, Texas which merges art, music, and technology with a party atmosphere, is making headlines–and waves–with their latest event, “Homeless Hotspots“. Merging marketing with a charitable function, BBH Labs has hired several homeless individuals …

New iPad Making Its Way Into The Wild, Gets First Unboxing Video New iPad Making Its Way Into The Wild, Gets First Unboxing Video

Late last week we brought you news that Apple had already begun shipping their latest iPad to customers. Those who pre-ordered the new iPad were getting shipment notifications that showed a scheduled delivery date of March 16th, though UPS tracking …