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Another Righthaven Copyright Case Thrown Out, Only To Be Filed Again Another Righthaven Copyright Case Thrown Out, Only To Be Filed Again
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Righthaven lost another copyright case, this time in Nevada. The “company” seems to be losing a lot lately, but this time, they have decided to refile the suit right after the case was dismissed. A blogger named Dean Mostofi, was …

Larry Page: Google+ Has Over 10 Million Users (And Other Stats) Larry Page: Google+ Has Over 10 Million Users (And Other Stats)
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Google CEO Larry Page spoke today on the company’s earnings call, following the fresh report for the second quarter, in which Google posted recored quarterly revenues of over $9 billion. On the call, he dropped a few stats: Over 10 …

How to Remove Circle Counts in Google+ How to Remove Circle Counts in Google+
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Google recently launched Google Plus, Google’s competitor to Facebook. Just like in Facebook and on Twitter, you can follow other people. In Facebook, we have Facebook Friends. On Twitter, you have friends and followers. On Google+ Plus, you can add …

NBA, NFL Lockouts Force Stars To Seek Other Employment NBA, NFL Lockouts Force Stars To Seek Other Employment
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What in the world are star athletes going to do if the NBA and NFL player’s unions and owners can’t reach an agreement? Well, of course it will mean that they won’t be playing basketball and football, respectively. But it …

Google Q2 Earnings Released Google Q2 Earnings Released

Google has released its earnings report for the second quarter. The company posted a record over $9 billion in revenue for the quarter, up 32% from the same period last year. Not too shabby. More precisely, revenues were $9.03 billion …

Google Now Lets You Search for Recent Images Google Now Lets You Search for Recent Images
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Today, Google revealed a new date-filtering feature for Google Images, which lets you search for recent images. On Google’s Inside Search Blog, Google Images software engineer James Synge wrote: Back in April, we introduced Google Images with date annotations, a …

Spotify First Look: American Launch Day Hands-On Spotify First Look: American Launch Day Hands-On

The Spotify fairy has taken it upon herself to leave an invite to her little music service under my pillow, so I feel it is my obligation to see if it lives up to all the hype. At very first glance …

Google Provides Update on Google+ Business Profiles Google Provides Update on Google+ Business Profiles
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Google will start approving applications for select businesses to launch brand profile pages for Google+ next week. They are still accepting applications, but only until tomorrow. You may have seen a brand page or two in the wild already, but …

Tinychat To Introduce Facebook Group Video Chat App Tinychat To Introduce Facebook Group Video Chat App
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Facebook’s video chat was perhaps the gem of their “amazing things” announcement from a few days ago. The pairing of Skype with Facebook has been widely lauded from within Facebook and oft-discussed well beyond those boundaries. Now, users who don’t …

Roger Clemens Mistrial Fails To Please The Internet Roger Clemens Mistrial Fails To Please The Internet

Fallen baseball star Roger Clemens, one of the poster boys of the steroid era, has just been given the law equivalent of a called third strike off the outside corner – or maybe more like a no decision. Today, the …

Googler: Here’s How to Get Your Facebook Friends on Google+ Googler: Here’s How to Get Your Facebook Friends on Google+
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Don Dodge, Developer Advocate at Google, has posted to his personal blog (and shared via Google+) how to transfer Facebook friends to Google+. “Facebook has intentionally made it difficult for you to manage your friends list or move them anywhere …

eBay Humor: The Car or the Wife? eBay Humor: The Car or the Wife?

Divorces can be brutal undertakings, as is to be expected when lives change so dramatically. They can also be adventures in financial creativity, as people scramble to hold onto what’s dear to them. Unfortunately, sometimes the loss in a divorce …

Is Google Creating Too Much Confusion Around Google+? Is Google Creating Too Much Confusion Around Google+?
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I was perusing a thread at WebmasterWorld about how people are trying to get more traffic from Google’s +1 button, and one person’s comments kind of drove home a point I’ve been thinking about lately. Regarding the +1 button, member …

Emmy Nominations As Tweeted By The Stars Emmy Nominations As Tweeted By The Stars
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It’s that time of year, the time when everybody takes to social media to bitch about how their favorite show got snubbed. Unless you hop into a time travel machine, go back a few years, step outside and bitch about …

Should There Be Etiquette in Social Media? Should There Be Etiquette in Social Media?
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Social media has, no doubt, brought about a great deal of benefits for consumers and businesses. At the same time, however, it has had some harmful effects on others. To be clear, the blunders that have occurred through social media should be credited to the user and not the platform; but the fact remains that if the user had exercised proper etiquette, the harmful effect may not have happened.

Watch Netflix on Nintendo 3DS Watch Netflix on Nintendo 3DS
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If there are any Netflix users left following the price hike fallout — which is still going strong, mind you — you can now use the service on your Nintendo 3DS. While hand-held movie streaming is not necessarily a new …

Fan Asks Why Nintendo Won’t Take His Money

At the end of June, a group born out of the IGN message boards pushed for three particular games to be released in North America by Nintendo. These games included Xenoblade, The Last Story and Pandora’s Tower. Their mission is …

Spotify Launches in the U.S. After Years of Anticipation Spotify Launches in the U.S. After Years of Anticipation
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Spotify, the music service that Europeans have had access to for years, while we Americans have only heard about how awesome it supposedly is, has finally come to the U.S. The service has over 10 million users in Europe. It …

Microsoftie: I Had the Idea for Google+ Circles 3 Years Ago Microsoftie: I Had the Idea for Google+ Circles 3 Years Ago
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Bob Caswell is a product manager at Microsoft, who works on digital content for Microsoft Learning. He posted some interesting comments on Google+ today about how he (and another student) had the idea for Circles three years ago, but didn’t …

Google to Integrate Google Offers with Google Wallet and Google+ Google to Integrate Google Offers with Google Wallet and Google+

Sooner or later, you’re probably going to see many of Google’s new products much more heavily integrated with other existing Google products, as well as with each other. Google+ is already integrated with Google properties by the simple fact that …

Twitter For Android Update Pushes Users Twitter For Android Update Pushes Users

As the battle lines between smartphones appears to be drawn firmly between the Apple and Android platforms — and that’s it — pushing as much social media on these devices is an obvious goal of the Facebooks and Twitters of …

Amazon Tablet On The Way, According to Sources Amazon Tablet On The Way, According to Sources
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Today, there are more rumors about Amazon’s leap into the tablet market. The Wall Street Journal has cited “people familiar with the matter” in predicting that the online retailer will release its iPad rival sometime before October. This new information …

Google Panda Update: The Solution for Recovery? Google Panda Update: The Solution for Recovery?
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Many sites are still wondering how they can come back from being hit by the Google Panda update. Google has certainly stressed quality, and victims of the update have been striving to improve it, but have had little luck in …

Netflix Backlash Explodes On Facebook Netflix Backlash Explodes On Facebook
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The upcoming Netflix price increases has the Internet in an absolute tizzy. Their blog post announcing the upcoming price hikes quickly filled up with the 5000 comment limit, and although every comment wasn’t sifted through, the word “backlash” is absolutely …