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Samsung to Report $39 Billion for Q1 2012 Samsung to Report $39 Billion for Q1 2012

It seems Samsung is continuing their outstanding progress in gadget sales and is said to be reporting sales in the $39 billion range for the first quarter of 2012. Last they were controlling almost a fifth of the smartphone market …

RIM Losing More Execs Following Poor Earnings Report RIM Losing More Execs Following Poor Earnings Report
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Late last month Research In Motion, makers of BlackBerry smartphones and tablets, announced the departure of several of their top executives following a dismal earnings report. Former co-CEO Jim Balsillie left his position on RIM’s board, while CTO David Yach …

MPAA CEO Chris Dodd Still Has Hope For SOPA MPAA CEO Chris Dodd Still Has Hope For SOPA
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Now, before we delve into the Chris Dodd interview that’s making waves around the Internet, it should be noted that, if the bill is resurrected or revitalized, it probably won’t be called “SOPA.” That being said, SOPA has essentially moved …

Facebook Open Graph Socializes Shopping With Fab.com Facebook Open Graph Socializes Shopping With Fab.com

Facebook sure does love these developer spotlights, and for good reason. It gives the platform a chance to continually sell the benefits of Open Graph implementation to their users and developers. So far, we’ve seen how Open Graph drove traffic …

Bobby Petrino On Leave After Admitting Affair With 25-Year Old
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Arkansas Razorbacks coach Bobby Petrino was put on leave yesterday after disclosing an “inappropriate relationship” with co-worker Jessica Dorrell. The admission came after the coach was in a motorcycle accident with Dorrell as his passenger and lied to administrators about …

Project Glass: Sergey Brin Is Going Around Wearing The Google Glasses Project Glass: Sergey Brin Is Going Around Wearing The Google Glasses

Google co-founder Sergey Brin went out to a charity dinner aimed at raising money for the Foundation Fighting Blindness, and he was wearing the Project Glass glasses. This is, according to tech blogger Robert Scoble, who says he was at …

“Bully” Cuts Some F-Bombs, Lands PG-13 Rating

When the much-anticipated and controversial documentary Bully expands to 55 new markets on April 13th, it will do so as a PG-13 rated film. The MPAA decided to lower the film’s rating not after hundreds of thousands signed online petition …

Pinterest Rockets To Third Most Popular Social Site Pinterest Rockets To Third Most Popular Social Site

Popular social media site Pinterest is shattering records all over the Interwebs. The site, which allows users called “pinners” to post “boards” of collections full of images, has seen rapid growth in the past months. We have copyright violations, Pinterest …

Yahoo Chief Product Officer Quits Yahoo Chief Product Officer Quits

Although Yahoo Inc. has not made an official announcement on the matter, it has been reported that Blake Irving, chief product officer for the company, has quit. His resignation is said to have been planned ahead of Yahoo’s layoff announcement …

Apple Patents Pattern Detection Tech For iOS Cameras Apple Patents Pattern Detection Tech For iOS Cameras

Last week we brought you news that Apple had applied for a patent for remarkably powerful 3D camera technology that could be put into an iOS device. Now it seems that 3D isn’t the only new tech Apple is looking …

Gmail Android App Update Brings Ice Cream Sandwich Features to Honeycomb Gmail Android App Update Brings Ice Cream Sandwich Features to Honeycomb

Google recently released an update for its Android app version of Gmail. The update, which brings the Gmail app up to version 4.0.5, gives Android 3.2 Honeycomb users some of the same features on their tablets that phone users with …

Sonic Co-Creator Hirokazu Yasuhara Joins Nintendo

Sonic the Hedgehog co-creator and director Hirokazu Tasuhara has joined Nintendo at their Nintendo Software Technology (NTS) division in Redmond, Washington. Tasuhara worked with Sonic Team until 2002, collaborating with co-creators Yuji Naka and Naoto Oshima on all of the …

Google Maps’ New App To Improve “You Are Here” Blue Dot To Indoor Maps Google Maps’ New App To Improve “You Are Here” Blue Dot To Indoor Maps

When Google Maps for Android started providing indoor maps for facilities like malls and airports, it came equipped with the helpful “You Are Here” blue dot that indicated to, yes, indeed, you are in fact here. Google Maps has since …

The Masters, Beyonce, and The Civil War
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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 …

Pinterest Adds Pinboard Covers; No Private Boards Pinterest Adds Pinboard Covers; No Private Boards

Pinterest announced today that it is now implementing a common request from its many pinners, or users of its site. On the popular social media site’s blog they touted the ability for user to now create “covers” for their pinboards. …

Journalism & Technology Scholarships for Six Lucky Winners of Google and AP Contest

Last summer Google announced a joint scholarship program for aspiring journalists with the Associated Press, administered by the Online News Association. Now six winners will receive a $20,000 scholarship to help them make their dreams come true. The winners were …

Google+ Has Over 120 Integrations Throughout Google Products Google+ Has Over 120 Integrations Throughout Google Products

Google CEO Larry Page put out a lengthy letter to investors today. In talking about Google+, he mentioned that there are over 120 Google+ integrations (I assume this means internally with other Google products). Unfortunately, he doesn’t list them all. …

Kanye Declares Love For Kim Kardashian In “Theraflu”, Bashes Humphries

Since allegations of infidelity by rapper Kanye West’s ex, Amber Rose, rumors and speculation have been flying in recent months about a possible secret romance between West and socialite and entrepreneur Kim Kardashian, and it appears West is giving clues …

Amazon Introduces the Spanish Version of E-Books Amazon Introduces the Spanish Version of E-Books

Amazon.com announced a new spanish version of Kindle e-books today, obviously being called, “eBooks Kindle en Español”. In addition to offering of the most popular spanish selling title the service also offers special features designed just for spanish speaking US …

eBay, USPS Innovate Shipping for Retailers eBay, USPS Innovate Shipping for Retailers

eBay was recognized by the U.S. Postal Service for technology and financial innovation on Monday, after systematically developing a setup on its platform that allows sellers to bill and ship faster. Users of eBay, the world’s largest online marketplace, are …

Amazon Discounts Hundreds Of PC Game Downloads

When you think of digital game downloads and sales, what’s the first thing that pops to your mind? Steam, right? Valve’s digital content delivery service has proven again and again that if you put something on sale, people will buy …

Larry Page Talks A Lot More About Search Than Social In New Letter Larry Page Talks A Lot More About Search Than Social In New Letter
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In case you were thinking Google is more concerned with social than it is with search these days, perhaps Larry Page’s 2012 Update from the CEO will change your mind. You can find the word “social” used once. You can …

What The Hell’s Going On Over At AOL Huffington Post Media Group? What The Hell’s Going On Over At AOL Huffington Post Media Group?

After some restructuring over at the AOL Huffington Post Media Group, there are conflicting reports as to what actually happened to Arianna Huffington. The New York Times ran a piece yesterday with the headline “Huffington Gains More Control in AOL …

Steve Jobs Biographer: Jobs’s Android Rage Was Real Steve Jobs Biographer: Jobs’s Android Rage Was Real
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Yesterday we brought you news of interesting claims by Google CEO Larry Page about Steve Jobs’s feelings about Android. When asked about his relationship with Jobs in light of Jobs’s frustrations over Android, Page said that he felt “the Android …