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Kim Kardashian Flour-Bombed During Red Carpet Event

Say what you want about Kim Kardashian, but she’s learned to shake off vicious attacks on her character…even when they involve a bag of flour. E! News reported that at a swanky launch party at a West Hollywood hotel last …

The Inbound Marketing Explosion [Infographic] The Inbound Marketing Explosion [Infographic]
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Gplus.com has provided us with this wonderful infographic on what has become of the marketing business since we are better able to target customers by their interests and search history. Most businesses allow past successes to dictate where they will …

Record-setting Laser Fired in Quest For Fusion Power Record-setting Laser Fired in Quest For Fusion Power

The National Ignition Facility (NIF) in Livermore, California announced today that it reached a critical milestone in the quest for fusion power. On March 15, the NIF fired 192 lasers at the same time and recorded a record-breaking 1.875 million …

Facebook Open Graph Helped Foodspotting Grow Facebook Open Graph Helped Foodspotting Grow

Facebook Open Graph has helped app developers implement Facebook features like Timeline into their apps. It also apparently drives up traffic in crazy numbers. Today’s success story comes from Foodspotting, the number one app for finding delicious food around you. …

Using Social Apps To Build a Better Government Using Social Apps To Build a Better Government

Jennifer Pahlka is a rarity in America these days. She actually believes in government. Jennifer Pahlka does not necessarily believe in politics, mind you. But, she sees a distinct difference between the two. When you strip away all your feelings …

Juan Gris Honored with Google Doodle Juan Gris Honored with Google Doodle

Google has transformed its home page to honor cubist painter Juan Gris. Today marks the anniversary of his birth, 125 years ago. The image is a mishmash of musical instruments, eyes and other cubist figures from Gris’ work. Gris was …

Chipper Jones And Atlanta Braves To Part Ways, Retirement Announced

Chipper Jones, who has spent his entire 18-year career with the Atlanta Braves, has announced he plans to retire after the 2012 season. The Braves say they want him to remain with the franchise but haven’t determined yet in what …

“The Host” Teaser Trailer Now Online
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The first teaser trailer for the new sci-fi alien flick “The Host” is now online. The film is an adaption of Stephanie Meyer’s book, which may send some of you running, as she’s also the author of the Twilight series. …

Social Media Privacy Protection And You [Infographic] Social Media Privacy Protection And You [Infographic]

With privacy becoming an incredibly popular buzz word, instead of focusing on a specific platform, perhaps we should focus on the user, too. Who’s responsible for making sure users understand the importance of privacy in a social media world? Is …

American Pie’s Jason Biggs Parodies Jason Russell’s Post-Kony 2012 Naked Incident

Remember American Pie? No, not Don McLean’s moving tribute to Buddy Holly. I meant the late-nineties teen flick where Jason Biggs’s character famously copulates with an apple pie. Yeah, that one. Well they’re making another sequel, called American Reunion (I …

Doctor Who Sex Tape Scam Makes The Rounds On Twitter Doctor Who Sex Tape Scam Makes The Rounds On Twitter

On Wednesday Doctor Who fans around the world learned that Jenna-Louise Coleman would be joining the Doctor has his next companion in the upcoming seventh series of the show, set to begin airing in the fall. After a five-episode arc …

Apple Gets Incentives To Expand in Austin Apple Gets Incentives To Expand in Austin

At a Thursday meeting, the Austin, TX city council unanimously approved $8.6 million in incentives for Apple, to expand their offices in that city. The incentives would help Apple almost double its offices in Austin, and the initial $8.6 million …

Celebrities Are Real People, And Your Tweets Hurt Them
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One great thing about Twitter is that at its best, it is a tool for open dialogue. Not just between everyday people across the world (although that part is pretty cool), but between everyday people and celebrities. Not every celebrity …

US Airways Expanding Wi-Fi: Demand Up! US Airways Expanding Wi-Fi: Demand Up!

Lets be honest, air travel is pretty boring. Sure, if you are a first time flyer it can be exciting, but that quickly wears off and you start shuffling through the junk mail in the seat pockets ahead of you. …

Erika Van Pelt Eliminated from American Idol

Erika Van Pelt has escaped many rounds of the American Idol competition by a hair but last night was her final hoorah. Van Pelt found herself in the bottom three along with DeAndre Brackensick and Heejun Han. Despite transforming her …

Unmanned European Rocket Takes Supplies To ISS Unmanned European Rocket Takes Supplies To ISS

Early this morning the European Space Agency(ESA) launched their 3rd Automated Transfer Vehicle(ATV-3) from a pad in Kourou, French Guiana. The ATV-3 is nicknamed “Edoardo Amaldi” after the famed Italian physicist and spaceflight pioneer who is credited with helping to …

Advertising On Twitter: Become A Marketing Shogun Advertising On Twitter: Become A Marketing Shogun
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Have you and your business been quietly swelling with greed when you see promoted tweets on Twitter, imagining all of the revenue those advertisements must be earning for someone out there that isn’t you? You probably should get in on …

Michael Bush Signs With Chicago Bears, Matt Forte Rants On Twitter

The Chicago Bears have signed running back Michael Bush. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the deal is for 4 yrs, $14m, $7 guaranteed. Last season Bush racked up 977 rushing yards and scored eight touchdowns for the Oakland Raiders, stepping …

Adobe Illustrator Celebrates 25 Years Adobe Illustrator Celebrates 25 Years

Out of all the Adobe programs we used in my newspaper design class, it was Illustrator that I enjoyed using the most. It was by far the most refined program that made line drawing easy and fun. I guess a …

iTunes Movie Trailers App Gets Retina’d iTunes Movie Trailers App Gets Retina’d

Apple has just released version 1.1 of their iTunes Movie Trailers App, which means that it’s “now designed for the spectacular Retina display on the all new iPad.” The trailers app still has all of the newest HD clips from …

China Phasing Out Prisoner Organ Donation

In a effort to prompt more free citizens to donate, China will phase out executed prisoner organ donation over the next five years, according to a top health official. China, who executes far more prisoners than any other nation, apparently …

Whitney Houston: Cause Of Death Is Drowning, But Cocaine Played A Role

The sudden and tragic death of pop star Whitney Houston saddened fans the world over last month after she was found unresponsive in her bathtub on the night before the Grammys. Her death was initially ruled as a drowning, but …

FCC Targets Botnets With New Anti-Bot Code Of Conduct FCC Targets Botnets With New Anti-Bot Code Of Conduct

With one of every ten computers in the United States infected by bots, botnets have officially become enough of a menace/threat/foe to the U.S. government that its launching an initiative to reduce their number. Announced earlier today, The Online Trust …

Google Maps Adds Street View To Poland; Adds Warsaw, Cracow Google Maps Adds Street View To Poland; Adds Warsaw, Cracow

As a boon for travelers, you cannot deny that Google Maps has become a great companion for preparing for trips. They’ve made a habit of waving their Street View wand at parts of the world expecting loads of tourists and …