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Nintendo Wii Price Cut On The Way? Nintendo Wii Price Cut On The Way?
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Now you won’t have any excuse not to grab a Wii, sports resort and play those love handles away. Engadget is reporting that a trusted source has informed them that Nintendo’s little white console will be dropping $50, from $200 …

Movie Director Asks Downloaders Not to Steal His Movie Movie Director Asks Downloaders Not to Steal His Movie
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Perhaps Canadian movie director Jason Eisener has the right approach to dealing with movie pirates: Instead of relying on the ham-handed approach of the MPAA to police various bittorrent sites, perhaps the creators should address these downloaders directly. Eisener, who …

Facebook Photo Scam Spreading Rapidly Facebook Photo Scam Spreading Rapidly

A new Facebook scam is spreading rapidly through a post on users’ news feed, according to an alert issued by M86 Security Labs. The scam involves a photograph being posted in an album called “BBC News” with an image of …

AT&T’s LG Thrive Announced AT&T’s LG Thrive Announced

GoPhones no longer need be DumbPhones, according to AT&T and LG. AT&T has just announced the LG Thrive, their first smartphone that doesn’t require a contract. The phone will run on the Android 2.2 platform and be available for purchase …

Demand Media Looks for Senior Analyst to Measure Search Demand Media Looks for Senior Analyst to Measure Search

Demand Media has tweeted about a job position in the last day, that requires studying how people search and applying that to business practices, from the sound of it. Now, this doesn’t seem unusual for the company, as the business …

LikeMinded Launched by Craigslist Foundations LikeMinded Launched by Craigslist Foundations

Craig Newmark, founder of Craigslist, has just announced a new site called LikeMinded.  The site will attempt to serve as an aggregate source for community involvement and local action.  People can use the service to share stories of successful community …

Social Web Browser Flock To Shutdown Social Web Browser Flock To Shutdown

Social web browser Flock has announced it will be shutting down on April 26, according to notice on its website. Flock was purchased by social gaming company Zynga in January for an undisclosed amount. “The Flock team joined Zynga in …

Google Docs Adds Pagination Google Docs Adds Pagination
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Talk to any college students for very long, and you may find that page numbers rule their lives.  They’ll celebrate receiving a measly half-page assignment, for example, or freak out over a 40-page paper that’s due all too soon.  So …

Winklevoss Tweets About Zuckerberg Email Winklevoss Tweets About Zuckerberg Email
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Tyler Winklevoss, half of the Winklevoss twins, which have been in an ongoing legal battle with Facebook, posted a snarky tweet today, after news came out of Paul Ceglia suing Facebook and revealing alleged email exchanges he shared with Zuckerberg. …

Apple, Facebook, Google Sued By Walker Digital Apple, Facebook, Google Sued By Walker Digital
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Today in Delaware, Walker Digital LLC filed multiple suits against top companies for the violation of intellectual property rights.  In total, 15 suits were filed against over 100 companies including giants like Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Apple, Amazon, eBay and Wal-Mart.  …

Google Panda Update – Made for Big Brands? Google Panda Update – Made for Big Brands?
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iCrossing does online marketing for numerous big brands, and says it has noticed some trends in which some of these brands have either risen in rankings or remained flat since the Google’s Panda Update, for keywords where other sites dropped …

Huffington Post and AOL Face Class Action Suit Over Contributed Content Huffington Post and AOL Face Class Action Suit Over Contributed Content
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The Huffington Post has been on the receiving end of a lot of criticism – more so since the announcement that it would be acquired by AOL, and that that it would essentially run AOL’s entire content business. A great …

Commercial Privacy Bill Of Rights Praised By eBay, Microsoft Commercial Privacy Bill Of Rights Praised By eBay, Microsoft
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Today, Senators John Kerry and John McCain introduced a piece of legislation known as the Commercial Privacy Bill of Rights Act of 2011.  It’s designed to regulate how firms should handle consumers’ personal data, and while that’s a complicated issue, …

TV on the Radio Debuts Album-Length Film via YouTube TV on the Radio Debuts Album-Length Film via YouTube
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Starting today you can view an album-length film featuring every track from TV on the Radio’s fourth studio album, Nine Types of Light. The film was directed by Tunde Adebimpe, the groups lead vocalist. Adebimpe intertwines the songs along with …

Facebook Game Market to Increase Facebook Game Market to Increase
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Would you play a first person shooter on Facebook?  How about a large, real time strategy game akin to World of Warcraft?  A new study suggests that the market for such game types may increase fivefold by the year 2013. …

Google Trends Hot Topics Now Gone – Confirmed Google Trends Hot Topics Now Gone – Confirmed
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Update: A Google spokesperson tells WebProNews, “We’ve just streamlined it — we unified the data into one set to make it easier for users to understand what’s hot in Google web searches.” Original Article: Yesterday, we reported that the U.S. …

Facebook Comments Plugin Added to 50,000 Sites In a Month, Updates Launched Facebook Comments Plugin Added to 50,000 Sites In a Month, Updates Launched
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At the beginning of March, Facebook launched its new and improved comments plugin for content sites. It brought features like the use of social signals to order comments based on quality, improved moderation tools, the ability to add different log-in …

Verizon Named Mobile Brand Of The Year By Consumers Verizon Named Mobile Brand Of The Year By Consumers

Verizon has been named the mobile networks brand of the year among consumers for the second year in a row, according to a new poll from Harris Interactive. “Since the change in the portability of phone numbers, switching mobile phones …

Google Does Guest Post for Panda Victim HubPages Google Does Guest Post for Panda Victim HubPages
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HubPages was one of the big Panda victims from based on the often-cited Sistrix report. The company never denied this. “We are confident that over time the proven quality of our writers’ content will be attractive to users,” HubPages CEO …

China: U.S. Internet Freedom Not So Great Either China: U.S. Internet Freedom Not So Great Either

Every year, the United States government releases a report on the state of human rights around the world.  This year, like many others, the United States called out China for various wrongdoings – one such problem being “The Great Firewall” …

HTC Sensation 4G “Multimedia Superphone” Coming This Summer HTC Sensation 4G “Multimedia Superphone” Coming This Summer
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The HTC Sensation is described as a “multimedia superphone” by the company. It comes with a 4.3”widescreen qHD display, hi-fi audio instant capture camera, a “richer Internet experience” (multi-window browsing, quick lookup tool, Flash support), and an active lockscreen. The …

As Net Neutrality Battle Builds, Other Concerns Rise As Net Neutrality Battle Builds, Other Concerns Rise

Although the issue of net neutrality has never been small, it has grown into a very large, complicated matter with more concerns rising frequently. It has actually developed into a political issue with outspoken parties on both sides.

Google Powered Search Tool For Pet Owners Launches Google Powered Search Tool For Pet Owners Launches

The American Veterinary Medical Association said today it has launched an online search tool for pet owners powered by Google, called MyVeterinarian.com. Users can search MyVeterinarian.com by zip code to find a vet in their local area. The search results …

Internet Sales Tax Bill Expected Internet Sales Tax Bill Expected
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Every so often, the idea of an Internet sales tax circulates, stirring up controversy and sparking debates about fairness.  Now, it’s apparently that time again, as a report’s indicated Senator Dick Durbin intends to introduce a bill sometime this month. …