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Latest Android Update May Have Battery Issues; Google Pauses Rollout Latest Android Update May Have Battery Issues; Google Pauses Rollout
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Google has paused the rollout of the latest update to their Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. Several users reported seeing that the Android 4.0.3 was available, but were unable to download it when they tried to update their …

The Comprehensive List of SOPA Supporters The Comprehensive List of SOPA Supporters
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Now that the SOPA vote in House of Representatives has been shelved until 2012, both sides are taking some time to regroup, and prepare their strategies for what’s sure to be one helluva a fight in the upcoming new year. …

YouTube’s Top 10 Ads Of 2011 YouTube’s Top 10 Ads Of 2011

So far, we’ve seen YouTube’s top videos of the year, and Nielsen’s top TV ads of the year. Now it’s time for YouTube’s top ads of the year. It shouldn’t come as any surprise, but the top TV ad of …

Google eBooks Offline Support Now Available for Chrome, Chrome OS Google eBooks Offline Support Now Available for Chrome, Chrome OS
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Google announced the launch of offline support for Google eBooks for those using Chrome or Chrome OS, so they can continue reading books even when they’re not actually connected to the Internet. “We’ve all been there: the Internet is suddenly …

700,000 Androids Activated Each Day, Reports Andy Rubin 700,000 Androids Activated Each Day, Reports Andy Rubin

With the recent release of the Galaxy Nexus and with everyone talking about Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and its future in other Android devices, it’s a good of a time as any to talk Android activation figures. And luckily …

T-Mobile Plans To Keep Doing What They’re Doing T-Mobile Plans To Keep Doing What They’re Doing

After the saga of the AT&T/T-Mobile merger worked out like a bowling ball in a wet paper bag, it’s been kind of easy to forget that AT&T wasn’t the only active participant in this ordeal. T-Mobile has thoughts and feelings, …

Kindle Fire Update Version 6.2.1 Launched Kindle Fire Update Version 6.2.1 Launched

Earlier this month, Amazon promised a forthcoming Kindle Fire update to fix some bugs amidst a plethora of complaints surrounding the user experience of the device. That update has now come. “We have a new, free over-the-air software update available …

Amazon Signs Multi-Year Agreement With Sony To Expand LoveFilm Catalog Amazon Signs Multi-Year Agreement With Sony To Expand LoveFilm Catalog

Earlier this year, Amazon acquired LoveFilm, a European Netflix-like company, which beat Netflix to this type of offering in Europe. Today, Amazon announced a new deal with Sony Pictures Television to expand the content for LoveFilm. “Our latest major content …

Google’s Charitable Side Shows Through In 2011 Google’s Charitable Side Shows Through In 2011

Helping those less fortunate than you is one of life’s simplest pleasures to accomplish. Acts of charity, thoughtfulness, and kindness — even if you aren’t a multi-billion dollar conglomerate — leave lasting impressions that resonate with both the giver and …

Verizon Runs Afoul With DoJ Verizon Runs Afoul With DoJ

Just as the AT&T/T-Mobile saga was waddling off into the sunset, Verizon has captured the briefly unoccupied attention of the U.S. Department of Justice due to their deal to purchase wireless spectrum from cable operators. Verizon has been a busy …

Sony PlayStation Vita Launches With Problems In Japan
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UPDATE: Sony PR is perturbed. They issued this statement to The Guardian: “The PS Vita has had a terrific launch and sold in large numbers. We’re annoyed with these stories, because we can’t find any evidence of widespread glitches. The …

Google+ And Gmail For Feature Phones Now More Accessible Google+ And Gmail For Feature Phones Now More Accessible

It’s now easier for people without smartphones or computers to sign up for Gmail and Google+. In a Google Plus update, Google’s Mohamed Fouad writes: It’s very easy for anyone to create a Google+ profile. All you have to do …

New Google+ Page Features Go Live, Pages Appear in Search Results New Google+ Page Features Go Live, Pages Appear in Search Results
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This week, Google announced a new round of features for Google+. These included: noise filters, sneak previews in notifications, a new photo lightbox, and improvements to Pages. The Page improvements include, most notably, the ability to add multiple admins to …

Kim Jong-il Was An Internet Troll Kim Jong-il Was An Internet Troll

It’s no secret that North Korea veritable black hole when it comes to Internet access. It’s probably, at least partly, why the world didn’t find out until Monday that Kim Jong-il had suffered a heart attack and died the previous …

The AT&T/T-Mobile Fail’s Silver Lining (Possibly) The AT&T/T-Mobile Fail’s Silver Lining (Possibly)
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In light of the implosion of the AT&T/T-Mobile merger, everybody’s kinda standing around scratching their heads and deciding what to do next. According to Reuters, at least one entity involved in the wireless industry may benefit from the fallout: network …

Angry Birds: The Christmas Lights Version Angry Birds: The Christmas Lights Version

It’s the Holiday Season, and you know what that means, especially when you’re dealing with the Internet crowd. More and more, Christmas decorations are mimicking the things we see on the Internet on a day-to-day basis. Considering just how much …

Steve Jobs vs. Kim Jong-il: Ranking The Famous Deaths of 2011 Steve Jobs vs. Kim Jong-il: Ranking The Famous Deaths of 2011
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While most of us come and leave this world with little fanfare, there are those among us whose passing, especially if untimely, captures hearts and headlines around the world. The death of a celebrity, or prominent public figure, just does …

Android & iPhone Offer Time Square App For NYE Android & iPhone Offer Time Square App For NYE

Watching television can be really tough sometimes. Watching television can be especially tough on New Year’s Eve. You gotta open your eyes, look in a direction and continue looking in that direction as you wait for the Times Square ball …

Facebook Ads In The News Feed About To Be A Reality Facebook Ads In The News Feed About To Be A Reality
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Currently Facebook describes its sponsored stories to Facebook users in the following manner: Sponsored Stories are regular News Feed stories that have been promoted to the right column of Facebook, where you may be more likely to discover new things …

The Dark Knight Rises, Jon Bon Jovi, and Hot Pockets The Dark Knight Rises, Jon Bon Jovi, and Hot Pockets

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 …

The AT&T/T-Mobile Merger Fail: The Next Day The AT&T/T-Mobile Merger Fail: The Next Day

Now that AT&T has begun its walk of shame after failing to add T-Mobile as the latest notch in its belt, today is for people to reflect on what could have been and speculate on what will be. Henry Blodget, …

Vistaprint Buys Webs.com Vistaprint Buys Webs.com
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Small business marketing services provider Vistaprint announced today that it was acquiring Webs, a company that specializes in providing web-based marketing tools. With this acquisition, which cost $117.5 million, Vistaprint positions itself as a well-rounded provider of both print and …

(NSFW) Dan Bull’s Anti-SOPA Rap Is Dope, Timely (NSFW) Dan Bull’s Anti-SOPA Rap Is Dope, Timely

Ah, SOPA. My good friend. We just can’t quit each other. Of course, when masterful content continues to pour out, all in the sake of defying you, there’s really no reason to quit, now is there? While the protection act(s) …

Infographic: Massive Doctor Who Timeline Tells the Doctor’s Life Story Infographic: Massive Doctor Who Timeline Tells the Doctor’s Life Story
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Doctor Who has been a fixture of British television since the 1960s. Though the first episode aired to dismal ratings, that was because of its aired on November 23, 1963, the day after the assassination of John F. Kennedy. The …