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Google Search App for iPad Gets An Upgrade Google Search App for iPad Gets An Upgrade
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Google announced the launch of a new, redesigned version of its search app for the iPad. Google promises greater interactivity with the new app. “You’ll notice that searching is faster and more interactive from your first keystroke,” says software engineer …

Galaxy Nexus Release Date: December 8th, According To Leaks Galaxy Nexus Release Date: December 8th, According To Leaks
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UPDATE: Samsung has confirmed a December release. For Android-happy folks in the United States, it probably feels like their Ice Cream Sandwich is melting. Last Thursday, the much-anticipated Samsung Galaxy Nexus launched in the UK (exclusively at retailer Phones4u), and …

Ben Parr Fired From Mashable Ben Parr Fired From Mashable

Reports have come out that Mashable editor Ben Parr has been fired. John Murrell at AllThingsD reports that word got out that Parr was no longer with Mashable, when emails to him were returned with a message simply saying, “no …

Black Friday, Cyber Monday Deals Announced By LivingSocial Black Friday, Cyber Monday Deals Announced By LivingSocial

LivingSocial wants to extend the biggest holiday shopping day of the year into the biggest daily deals period of the year, as they have announced a string of new deals set to begin early Friday morning. Beginning at 5am, LivingSocial …

eBay Acquires Hunch eBay Acquires Hunch
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eBay has acquired recommendation engine Hunch, with the aim of improving eBay’s personalized recommendations. Hunch has been around for a couple years now. The company’s stated mission is to “build a ‘taste graph’ of the entire web, connecting every person …

iPad 3 Rumor: Thicker, Thanks To Extra Light Bar iPad 3 Rumor: Thicker, Thanks To Extra Light Bar

Your next generation iPad might blow you away with its super high-resolution retina display that many are sure that it will sport – but you might have to sacrifice a little bit of the iPad 2 sleekness in the process. …

Google+ Chat Rolls Out Google+ Chat Rolls Out
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Google has added a new chat feature to Google+. When I opened up the service this morning, I was greeted with a message that said: If you click that “learn more” link, Google says, “Google Chat makes it easy to …

New YouTube Homepage Promotes Channels, Sharing New YouTube Homepage Promotes Channels, Sharing
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YouTube is currently testing a brand new homepage design that, among other things, puts a lot of emphasis on channels. Considering YouTube’s recent announcements regarding a push for quality content through new channels, it should come as no surprise that …

Google Panda Update: Tweak Launched November 18 Google Panda Update: Tweak Launched November 18
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Google tweeted out sometime on Friday that there was a tweak to Panda that affects less than 1% of searches. Here’s the tweet, in the form of a “weather report”:

Should Businesses Fear iPads & Smartphones? Should Businesses Fear iPads & Smartphones?
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You know how when something happens in the world and it immediately hits the Internet in near realtime via Twitter or other social media? Say there’s a plane crash. Today, there’s a high probability this will make its way to …

89% of U.S. Companies Will Use Social Networks For Recruiting 89% of U.S. Companies Will Use Social Networks For Recruiting
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Jobvite released an interesting report looking at employers’ use of social media in the recruiting process. The biggest takeaway, as illustrated above, is that 89% of U.S. companies will use social networks for recruiting. That’s a lot. However, it also …

iPhone 4S: Fast On AT&T, Reliable On Verizon iPhone 4S: Fast On AT&T, Reliable On Verizon

The iPhone 4S, launched in October and has been a success for Apple. It completely shattered opening weekend sales records and continues to experience high demand as it is launched in more and more locations. And the sales of the …

Is Google+ Imperative For SEO? Is Google+ Imperative For SEO?
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We all know that Google has over 200 signals it uses when ranking content, but you know what Google loves to rank well when its relevant? Google stuff. Should Google rank its own properties over others’ sites? Tell us what …

Windows Phone For a Penny on Thanksgiving Weekend Windows Phone For a Penny on Thanksgiving Weekend
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As many of you already realize, the Friday after Thanksgiving, at least in the United States, is referred to as “Black Friday,” because that’s the day all the retailers get in the black, financial-wise. It’s a day of sales and …

Twilight Movies, Choosing a Tablet, and What Americans Really Do Online Twilight Movies, Choosing a Tablet, and What Americans Really Do Online

Today’s top infographics look at tablet computers, what Americans are really doing online, and the Twilight movies. View more daily infographic round-ups here. Choosing A Tablet For The Holidays Via: WebProNews.com Embed this image on your site: Via: WebProNews.com What …

Rebecca Black Holds YouTube Q&A, You Guessed It, On A Friday Rebecca Black Holds YouTube Q&A, You Guessed It, On A Friday

On Friday, 11/11/11, internet sensation and indecisive seat-chooser Rebecca Black sat down for an exclusive Q&A session, sponsored by YouTube. The Q&A session was based on over 3,000 questions submitted by fans from all over the world. Ms. Black asked …

Breaking Dawn, Tim Tebow, and Blind Taste Tests Breaking Dawn, Tim Tebow, and Blind Taste Tests

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 …

Viacom’s Ridiculous SOPA Support Pitch Video Viacom’s Ridiculous SOPA Support Pitch Video
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That’s Professor Chaos from South Park which appears on Comedy Central, which is owned by Viacom. The reason the image is leading this post is because it’s Viacom’s intellectual property, vicariously, anyway, and after watching their propaganda video supporting SOPA, …

Phony Craigslist Ads Lead To Murder Plot Phony Craigslist Ads Lead To Murder Plot
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Online classified site Craigslist, like most of the internet, has to ability to be a force for good in the world. Say you need a new dresser for your bedroom and there’s someone in your vicinity that needs to get …

4 Video Platforms You Need To Start Thinking About 4 Video Platforms You Need To Start Thinking About
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When you think of online video, more than likely you think of YouTube. That does make sense, seeing how they’re in the leadership position. But, have you ever wondered what the other platforms are that you need to be familiarizing …

Fandango’s Mobile Ticket Goes Wide Fandango’s Mobile Ticket Goes Wide
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Is Fandango’s online movie ticket purchasing service about send paper movie tickets to the “extinct” pile with the wider release of their mobile ticket service? While it’s perhaps a little early to sound the death knell for the paper ticket …

Free Galaxy Nexus Offered Via @GoogleNexus Twitter Challenge Free Galaxy Nexus Offered Via @GoogleNexus Twitter Challenge
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While some lucky Android fans have already gotten their hands on the brand new Samsung Galaxy Nexus with all that yummy Ice Cream Sandwichy goodness, folks here in the States are still waiting for an official release date. While you …

Google+ Trending Topics Launched Google+ Trending Topics Launched
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As you’ll notice in the image below, Google+ now has trending topics, much like Twitter’s. It will be interesting to see if Google works in ads to them like Twitter does.

Choosing A Tablet For The Holidays Choosing A Tablet For The Holidays
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Prepare yourself – the holiday shopping season is upon us. While Black Friday, the deal-packed day following the Thanksgiving holiday, is the unofficial kickoff, folks are already thinking about what they’re asking for and what they’re going to buy their …