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AMD is Ultra-Thin and Ready to Compete AMD is Ultra-Thin and Ready to Compete

AMD makes processors for computers, they don’t make computers in any capacity however; many are speculating on who will engage AMD to supply processors for a leaner competitor to Intel equipped Ultrabooks‘. So I think the buzz surrounding AMD revolves …

SOTU: 760,000 Tweets During the Address SOTU: 760,000 Tweets During the Address

Twitter reports today that the traffic specifically about the State of the Union address last night – DURING the address, not counting follow-up remarks – was over 760,000. The hashtag #education alone saw 35,972 tweets. Other hashtags promoted by Twitter …

Apple’s iCloud Service Is Really Popular Apple’s iCloud Service Is Really Popular

Apple posted big profits yesterday and their iCloud service was one of the biggest winners. AppleInsider is reporting that iCloud usage has jumped to 85 million subscribers. Sign-ups for the service have far out outpaced device sales. During the conference …

Anderson Cooper Plugging Google+ A Good Sign For Google Anderson Cooper Plugging Google+ A Good Sign For Google
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Anderson Cooper is plugging Google+. Does this mean that there’s a “big three” now? Will Google+ join Twitter and Facebook as social entities that companies feel compelled to plug? If you watch enough TV, you’ve probably heard this on cable …

Does Your Favorite Blog Make a Statement About You? Does Your Favorite Blog Make a Statement About You?

If you’re a regular, or even semi-regular web user, there are undoubtedly a number of favorite sites you have, including those that would be considered blogs. Even though there have been questions about the sustainability of blogs in a world …

Courtney Stodden’s Twitter Feed Gets The Artistic Representation It Deserves Courtney Stodden’s Twitter Feed Gets The Artistic Representation It Deserves

Do you guys remember Courtney Stodden? To refresh your memory, she’s the 16 (now 17)-year-old former teen model and aspiring pop star that made waves last summer when she married 51-year-old Doug Hutchinson. You might know him as the actor …

Wil Wheaton Slams Chris Dodd On Piracy Debate Wil Wheaton Slams Chris Dodd On Piracy Debate
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Fan favorite Wil Wheaton has been very vocal about his stance on the Internet and his utter hatred of SOPA and the like. Now Wheaton is calling MPAA boss and former Senator Chris Dodd a liar. He says that jobs …

‘Train Surfer’ shocked to death, lives on through Facebook ‘Train Surfer’ shocked to death, lives on through Facebook
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If you’ve ever had to use public transportation, it’s not always a pleasant experience. Amtrak’s and railways during rush hours are often noisy and crowded. Spoiled by being afforded the option to travel exclusively in my own automobile, the few …

Dan Bull Is Back Again, Rapping About Megaupload Dan Bull Is Back Again, Rapping About Megaupload

In case you haven’t heard of him, Dan Bull is an English fellow who promotes himself as a “Geeky rap artist promoting logic, skepticism and political change through merciless teasing.” Aside from that, Bull also inspired one of WebProNews’ “controversial” …

Apple Earnings Show iPhones Sold Faster Than Babies Are Born Apple Earnings Show iPhones Sold Faster Than Babies Are Born

Apple released their Q4 earnings yesterday, and reported a record revenue of $46.33 billion and a record net profit of $13.06 billion. Not only are these figures all-time records, but they absolutely demolished all expectations ($38 billion revenue). As part …

Vimeo Redesigns Site Vimeo Redesigns Site
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Video sharing site Vimeo has done a major site overhaul. The changes are intended to put more focus on the videos themselves, and to allow for future additions and redesigns to be more easily implemented. The video player itself is …

BlizzCon 2012 Has Been Canceled
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You might want to sit down for this news, especially if you’re a fan of Blizzard. BlizzCon 2012 has been canceled. Citing a jam-packed schedule on their blog, Blizzard has opted out of holding their annual convention of all things …

SOTU: Twitter Fu From the White House Comes Home SOTU: Twitter Fu From the White House Comes Home
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Before the State of the Union address last night, the White House started a little discussion. And, they did it in the most ingenious way. Last month, the 2.6 million followers of @WhiteHouse and the 11.6 million followers of @BarackObama …

Tablet Use May Be Associated With Neck Pain Tablet Use May Be Associated With Neck Pain
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Do you get neck and shoulder pain while using an iPad? A recent study from Harvard suggests that you might. The latest in a long line of studies that seem to stem from the utter boredom of university researchers comes …

Anti-Gay “LGBT Facts” Group Sees Twitter Make Humor Out Of Their Hate Anti-Gay “LGBT Facts” Group Sees Twitter Make Humor Out Of Their Hate

Normally, I wouldn’t give vile, hate-spewing, bigoted jackasses like @LGBTFacts the time of day, but this is simply too funny to pass up. @LGBTFacts is a Twitter account solely devoted to “spreading the truth about the abhorrent homosexual lifestyle.” In …

Matt Cutts Offers ‘Above the Fold’ Clarification Matt Cutts Offers ‘Above the Fold’ Clarification
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When Google announced their algorithm change to penalize sites using too many ads, ones that appear above the fold, the first, if not only response was, “how much is too much?” The first, best answer is, thanks to some clarification …

EU’s new privacy law tax could become a heyday for lawyers EU’s new privacy law tax could become a heyday for lawyers

The European Union has proposed, in a draft, new online privacy protection laws, which would update their current policies put in place 17 years ago. The new laws would allow individuals to request that certain personal data, which has been …

Tiny Tower Dev Calls Out Zynga For Copying Their Game
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Zynga, makers of fine Facebook and mobile games, makes a living by taking an established game idea and making it their own. This has led to accusations over the years that Zynga flat-out copies games from their competitors. Zynga’s new …

SOTU: Twitter Jockeys Respond SOTU: Twitter Jockeys Respond

President Obama delivered his third State of the Union address last night. Folks watched with smartphones and laptops at the ready, tweeting as they went. That was the most one-sided debate I’ve ever seen.#SOTU — Jim Gaffigan (@JimGaffigan) January 25, …

Obama Talks Steve Jobs at State of the Union Obama Talks Steve Jobs at State of the Union
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In his State of the Union address Tuesday night, President Obama talked a lot about jobs. And during a segment about jobs, he mentioned another important job(s) – Apple co-founder Steve Jobs. After finishing a point about immigration reform, Obama …

Twitter Warms Up Before SOTU Twitter Warms Up Before SOTU

President Obama’s annual State of the Union address will be tonight at 9:00 PM. You can watch enhanced broadcasts of it online at  http://www.whitehouse.gov/state-of-the-union-2012 Before the first word is uttered, people are taking to the Twitters in anticipation. BREAKING: Obama …

Liquid Air Could Be The Fuel of The Future Liquid Air Could Be The Fuel of The Future
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With the price of gasoline on the rise and almost every nations economy in recession, it is a race to find a more affordable means of transportation and something that won’t produce the harmful greenhouse gasses associated with gasoline engines. …

Mitt Romney Is President Of The United States Of Facebook Mitt Romney Is President Of The United States Of Facebook
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While Ron Paul is winning the Republican constituency of the Twitternation, Mitt Romney has established himself as the candidate of Facebook, even ahead of President Obama. Experian Hitwise Director of Research Heather Doughtery wrote about the Facebook traffic for the …

Yahoo Q4 Earnings Released Yahoo Q4 Earnings Released

Yahoo released their 4th quarter earnings today, and for the most part met expectations. They reported earnings of $0.24 per share, which amounts to no change from Q4 of 2010. Yahoo’s fourth quarter revenue declined 3% – $1.17 billion in …