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Japan/USA Final Brings Out Facebook’s Ugly Side Japan/USA Final Brings Out Facebook’s Ugly Side
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Social media, because of things like this, every time I think I can’t quit you, something like this shows up and I’m disgusted with myself for even being associated with the applicable platform. Now, I’m not talking about screw ups …

Yahoo Earnings Released Yahoo Earnings Released

Apple wasn’t the only big tech company to release its earnings report today. Yahoo released its report, though technically the company considers itself a media company. Either way, Yahoo revenue, excluding acquisition costs was $1,076 million for the second quarter, down …

Apple Earnings Released Apple Earnings Released

Apple has just released its earnings report for its fiscal year third quarter, beating most estimates. Apple posted revenue of $28.57 billion for the quarter with a net profit of $7.31 billion. For perspective, for the same quarter last year, …

Google Panda Update: HubPages Enables Subdomains to Help Content Recover Google Panda Update: HubPages Enables Subdomains to Help Content Recover
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Is subdomaining the answer to a recovery from the Google Panda update? After some testing, HubPages is convinced that it can play a significant role, at least for a site of its type, which includes numerous article from numerous authors. …

Celebrities on Google+ Celebrities on Google+
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Update: Here’s another list of celebrities on Google+. As reported, Google is courting celebrities, trying to get them on Google+. CNN discussed some Google emails revealing such plan. Celebrities have been key in driving Twitter use by fans, and there’s …

Rebecca Black: The Inevitable Return Rebecca Black: The Inevitable Return

She’s back!!! The girl with the most disliked video ever returns with her next rendition, and much like the “Friday,” it has a bunch of views and bunch of dislikes. Apparently, the new music generation likes to listen to stuff …

Google+ Courting Celebrities According to Report Google+ Courting Celebrities According to Report
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Celebrities have been huge for driving Twitter use. Remember the Oprah effect? Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, and Ashton Kutcher are a few others who have been heavy Twitter users and drawn massive amounts of followers. Watch out Twitter, because Google …

Facebook Seems Worried About Google+. Should it Be? Facebook Seems Worried About Google+. Should it Be?
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In a recent article, we looked at some obstacles Google+ would have to overcome. We also looked at how Google+ might maim (as opposed to kill) Twitter. I don’t think Twitter’s going to die anytime soon, but Google+ is already …

Twitter Still Reacting to Casey Anthony Twitter Still Reacting to Casey Anthony
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The Casey Anthony case has, no doubt, captivated the world both online and offline. It has even been said that the Casey Anthony case is to social media what the O.J. Simpson trial was to cable television. The big difference, however, is that social media gives people an opportunity to participate in a way that was never before thought possible.

Beastie Boys Debut New Video on Funny or Die Beastie Boys Debut New Video on Funny or Die

Although the Beastie Boys previously used MTV’s online arm to promote their return, they’ve turned to another, perhaps more popular outlet to promote their new music video for the song “Don’t Play No Game That I Can’t Win.” Instead of …

Google+ for iPhone Now Available Google+ for iPhone Now Available
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The Google+ iPhone app has hit the App Store. At 11:44 AM, Vic Gundotra, who has led the Google+ Project, posted an update on Google+ saying, “iPhone, meet Google+…Share just the right stuff, with just the right circles This app …

AAPL Doing Well Ahead of Earnings Report AAPL Doing Well Ahead of Earnings Report
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Apple will release its Fiscal Year Third Quarter earnings report and call this afternoon at 2:00 p.m. PDT/5:00 p.m. EDT. The company will be offering live audio streaming of its conference call, which will be available as a continuous rebroadcast …

A List of Facebook Employees on Google+ A List of Facebook Employees on Google+
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Is Google+ a clear and present danger to the success of Facebook, or is there, to quote Q-Tip from a Tribe Called Quest, “room for it all as we mingle at the ball?” If you follow all the blocking of …

Marc Tyler Experiences The Strength of Social Media Marc Tyler Experiences The Strength of Social Media

Evidently, there should be a rule for all athletes in the public eye — hell, even for those who aren’t — that social media is not your friend. There’s a smoldering battlefield littered with casualties. Names like Kenny Britt and …

Netflix Gives Members 3% Credit To Make Up for Downtime Netflix Gives Members 3% Credit To Make Up for Downtime

Sunday night, some Netflix users experienced an outage of the company’s streaming services. While this might happen from time to time, this particular time it sent many customers into a fury of outrage, because not only was it down for …

Google+ Humor: A Collection of Images Google+ Humor: A Collection of Images
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Reddit.com is a great place for web content, truth be told. One such area that especially rings true is for Google+. Whether its making fun of the upcoming Google+/Facebook war, or the lack of invites, or the lack of female …

Google Launches g.co URL Shortener for Google Services Google Launches g.co URL Shortener for Google Services

Google announced the launch of a new URL-shortener that will only link to official Google products and services with g.co. “The shorter a URL, the easier it is to share and remember,” said Google VP Consumer Marketing Gary Briggs. “The …

Facebook Lets Page Admins Send Direct Invites Facebook Lets Page Admins Send Direct Invites
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Facebook is now letting Page owners and admins invite their friends to “like” their Facebook Page directly through notifications. This could be very helpful for Page owners to give their Pages a boost in users, and offers more incentive for …

Googler Shows How to Post to Your Blogger Blog From Google+ Googler Shows How to Post to Your Blogger Blog From Google+
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YouTube Product Manager Rick Klau, who has previously worked on Blogger and Google Profiles, shared an interesting concept on his personal blog today. Klau explained how to add a post to your Blogger blog from Google+. Actually, he explained this …

iPhone Survives Skydive Drop iPhone Survives Skydive Drop

Taking your iPhone with you on a parachute attempt is nothing new. In fact, YouTube has an assorted collection of people filming skydive attempts that were shot with the iPhone’s video camera. However, having a phone fall out during the …

Google May Sticky Search Box, Navigation Bar Google May Sticky Search Box, Navigation Bar
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A Google design tweak being tested would see the bar at the top of Google.com, as well as the left panel with the search options remain in place as the user scrolls through search results. Alex Chitu at the Google …

Facebook Comments: A Game-Changer for Mainstream Media? Facebook Comments: A Game-Changer for Mainstream Media?
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If you’ve ever read a mainstream media outlet online, you know one thing’s for certain: You’re going to get a healthy dose of extreme remarks and opinions in the comment section of the article. Why? Because most mainstream media outlets …

New Smartphone Buyers Want Apple First, Android Second New Smartphone Buyers Want Apple First, Android Second

When new smartphone buyers go to purchase their new device, odds are, they’ll be selecting an iPhone over Android and other competitors to Apple’s apparent mobile thrown. That’s what a new survey from ChangeWave Research tells us, and while Apple’s …

Netflix Streaming Experiences Difficulties Netflix Streaming Experiences Difficulties
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Netflix hasn’t been doing a lot to keep its members happy lately. First, they rolled out a drastic redesign, which got a lot of members riled up and threatening to leave the service. Some claimed to suffer from motion sickness. …