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Real Online Gambling for Zynga Games?

According to Business Insider, Mark Pincus, CEO of social gaming company Zynga, said at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecom conference, that online gambling and Zynga’s games are a “natural fit.” “I think it’s a good natural fit. I …

Windows 8 Consumer Preview Gets Reviewed Windows 8 Consumer Preview Gets Reviewed
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As we reported this morning, the Windows 8 consumer preview is here. Now is your chance to try out the new Metro user interface and other features that Microsoft is working on with the new operating system. While the verdict …

Is The Playstation 4 Ditching The Cell Processor?

According to sources in the gaming world, Kotaku has reported that the PlayStation 4 will not use Sony’s Cell processor nor any possible successor. As we all remember, Sony developed the current cell processor in combination with Toshiba and IBM …

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin To Launch Space Shuttle This Summer Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin To Launch Space Shuttle This Summer
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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is more than just the boss of one of the world’s biggest e-businesses. He’s also a venture capitalist in the field of space exploration. Blue Origin, the space travel venture owned by Bezos, is preparing to …

Flying Robots Synced So Well They Play Music Together Flying Robots Synced So Well They Play Music Together
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An amazing display of the synchronous capabilities of flying quadrotor robots was staged at TED today. In an article earlier this month, we discussed the ability of these machines to be programmed to fly in tight formations, including in three-dimensional …

Windows 8 Brings A Host Of New Features Windows 8 Brings A Host Of New Features

As we reported this morning, Microsoft has made the consumer preview of Windows 8 available as a free download today. The new OS aims to revolutionize Windows, unifying user experience across multiple platforms – laptop/desktop computers, phones and tablets, and …

The Avengers, Spider-Man, And More Marvel Graphic Novels Come To iTunes The Avengers, Spider-Man, And More Marvel Graphic Novels Come To iTunes

Listen up, comics fans – you can now get dozens of Marvel graphic novels on iTunes. Marvel has just announced 80 titles that are now available through the iBooks app or by simply heading to iTunes. Today, Marvel has entered …

Windows 8 Preview Released, Twitter Reacts Windows 8 Preview Released, Twitter Reacts

Today Microsoft released a Consumer Preview of its new Windows 8 operating system at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, to much interest – the preview has already been downloaded over 3 million times, according to USA Today. Steven Sinofsky, …

Facebook Mobile Apps Ads: One More Way Users Increase Facebook’s Riches Facebook Mobile Apps Ads: One More Way Users Increase Facebook’s Riches
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During Facebook’s fMC keynote address, Mike Hoefflinger announced several new tools available to businesses that will increase the amount of interaction they have with their Facebook fans. The tools – Pages, Offers, Premium for Facebook, and Reach Generator – look …

American Express Payments Now On Facebook American Express Payments Now On Facebook

If you are a regular addict of Facebook and you have some debts to pay or cash gifts to give, you can now get those chores done without ever leaving the social networking site. Serve from American Express has launched …

Nationwide Class Action Lawsuit Against Facebook Nationwide Class Action Lawsuit Against Facebook
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Facebook is now facing a nationwide class action lawsuit filed in a California District Court. Law firms Murphy PA and Girard Gibbs accuse Facebook of violating its own privacy policy by continuing to track cookies after the user has logged …

Blizzard Announces 600 Layoffs, WoW Team Not Impacted

Earlier today Blizzard announced that it had laid off 900 employees from various departments. Blizzard then clarified by saying “Constant evaluation of teams and processes is necessary for the long-term health of any business. Over the last several years, we’ve …

Facebook Timeline for Brands – Businesses React On Twitter Facebook Timeline for Brands – Businesses React On Twitter
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Earlier today, Chris Gabbard did an article about the new Facebook Timeline For Brands. This is a more business-centric version of Facebook’s ubiquitous Timeline layout. Facebook plans to have all personal and brand pages running on Timeline by the end …

SXSW Band Demographics SXSW Band Demographics
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According to research by Sonos, the 2012 South By Southwest showcase will attract 500 bands to Austin, TX – from all over the place. The charts below show the bands’ origins worldwide, as well as where outfits are coming from …

Amazon Kindle Owners’ Lending Library Hits 100,000 Titles and Grows Royalties for Authors Amazon Kindle Owners’ Lending Library Hits 100,000 Titles and Grows Royalties for Authors

One million Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) select books have been borrowed since the launch of the Kindle Owners’ Lending Library program in November. The library now houses over 100,000 books, which is a huge increase considering the library started out …

The $35 PC Raspberry Pi Sells Out In Minutes The $35 PC Raspberry Pi Sells Out In Minutes
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Linux based Raspberry Pi sold out yesterday and crashed makers Premier Farnell or RS Components websites. The revolutionary PC is the size of a credit card and features a USB port for a keyboard, Ethernet port, SD card slot, and …

Brad Keselowski Using Twitter During Daytona 500 Approved By NASCAR Brad Keselowski Using Twitter During Daytona 500 Approved By NASCAR

Brad Keselowski made history on Monday when he began tweeting from inside his car during some downtime at the Daytona 500. It was thought that Keselowski would be reprimanded as he was tweeting on the race track even though the …

Florida Man Threatens Obama On Facebook
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A miami, Florida resident has been taken into custody by Secret Service agents after posting a series of threatening messages on Facebook regarding President Obama’s forthcoming visit to University of Miami. The messages were posted on Facebook via the account …

Feds Indict Former Online Gambling Billionaire Feds Indict Former Online Gambling Billionaire

On Tuesday, Federal prosecutors in Baltimore released an indictment against Calvin Ayre, the Canadian founder of Bodog, one of the biggest gambling sites on the interent. Ayre is accused of running an illegal gambling business and conspiring to commit money …

Apple Reaches $500 Billion Market Value Apple Reaches $500 Billion Market Value

Apple’s market capitalization surged past the $500 billion mark today as the company’s stock price hit $542 per share. Due in large part to the rumors swirling around the iPad 3, Apple’s stock has been on a dramatic upswing in …

ESPN’s Facebook Page To Stream Conference Basketball Tourneys ESPN’s Facebook Page To Stream Conference Basketball Tourneys
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March Madness technically doesn’t begin until the NCAA Tourney tips off March 13th (play-in game) or March 15th (the real games), but to me, March Madness definitely encompasses the conference tournaments that play such a big role in who gets …

Canadian Mounties Use Twitter To Enforce Traffic Laws Canadian Mounties Use Twitter To Enforce Traffic Laws

Earlier this month, a story made the rounds about a tech-savvy community leader in Kenya who ingeniously utilized Twitter as a tool for fighting crime in his village. Turns out that wasn’t exactly an isolated incident of Twitter being used …

Leap Year 2012 Humor: A Collection of Leap Day Memes

Reddit is truly a great place for web content, truth be told. With today being a Leap Day, Redditors are not disappointing with their unique way about things. We’ve seen numerous comical posts, and quite a few images / memes. …

Online Petition Created To Help Save Terra Nova Online Petition Created To Help Save Terra Nova
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We all know how the power of the Internet population’s voice can change opinions on a topic. Take SOPA for example — a subject where so many people have been speaking up about their opinions pertaining to how it affects …