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Dennis Woodside Said To Be New Motorola Mobility CEO Dennis Woodside Said To Be New Motorola Mobility CEO

If a tweet from Bloomberg is accurate, Google has found a new CEO for its Motorola Mobility unit. Google’s acquisition of Motorola Mobility received regulatory approval ten days ago. The man would be Dennis Woodside, who currently heads Google’s Americas …

Friending Your Kids On Facebook Not Good Enough According To Recent Study Friending Your Kids On Facebook Not Good Enough According To Recent Study

The leading online monitoring service for kids’ social networking activities, SocialShield, released some concerning findings today from a consumer study. The study surveyed more than 4,000 parents and reveals that less than 8% are aware of cyberbullying incidents involving their …

Mobile Devices Generated Nearly 10% Of All Internet Traffic In 2011 Mobile Devices Generated Nearly 10% Of All Internet Traffic In 2011
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comScore released their annual report that assess the ever-changing landscape of mobile technology. The report, “2012 Mobile Future in Focus,” examines what’s changed in the past year as well as how those changes will shape the upcoming year in the …

Microsoft Takes Aim At Google With “Smoked By Windows Phone” Campaign Microsoft Takes Aim At Google With “Smoked By Windows Phone” Campaign

At the Consumer Electronics Show in January Microsoft launched their “Smoked by Windows Phone” challenge. Microsoft challenged conference-goers to pit their phones against phones running the Windows Phone operating system. Those whose phones won received $100, while those whose phones …

Journalist Marie Colvin Murdered in Syria

As we all know, the current bloodshed in Syria continues to grow. With this outrage, Syrian forces recently announced that they would kill any journalists that set foot on Syrian soil. This premise killed the dedicated, talented, and unique reporter …

Facebook, Google Seek to Expand Dublin Offices Facebook, Google Seek to Expand Dublin Offices

In Dublin, 40% of offices bought or leased in 2011 were held by American companies, and internet companies like Google and Yelp are seeking more space in the Irish capital. Facebook seeks to double the size of it’s Dublin office, …

New Tumblr Content Policy Will Ban Self-Harm, Pro-Ana Blogs New Tumblr Content Policy Will Ban Self-Harm, Pro-Ana Blogs
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Tumblr is entering thorny territory today with the announcement of an update to their content policy. In an official blog post, Tumblr announced that they plan to revise their current policy in a way that will prohibit self-harm blogs. To …

Jet Set Radio Set For Release On XBLA And PSN

Sega has been kind of meh lately with their XBLA and PSN releases of classic Dreamcast games. The only really good one in the last release was Crazy Taxi. Before all the Sonic fans pick up their pitchforks, Sonic Adventure …

Yahoo and Bing: Look How Well Our Ads Are Doing Yahoo and Bing: Look How Well Our Ads Are Doing
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As you may know, Microsoft and Yahoo have a “search alliance” which sees Microsoft powering Yahoo’s organic search results, as well as migrating Yahoo Search Marketing to Microsoft’s adCenter. The organic transition has already happened worldwide, and the ad platform …

Office Depot Will Now Offer NOOK Tablets Office Depot Will Now Offer NOOK Tablets

Office Depot is celebrating 25 year in the business of providing quality products and services to customers worldwide. Today they announced that they are partnering with the world’s largest book seller, Barnes & Noble to offer their cutting-edge ebook readers, …

Comcast Launches New ‘Mini-Hulu’ Comcast Launches New ‘Mini-Hulu’
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On Tuesday, Comcast launched Xfinity Streampix, a new streaming video subscription service . Steampix features movies and full seasons of TV shows, and comes bundled with certain TV/internet and TV/internet/voice packages, or can be added for $5/month for current Comcast …

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Beta Keys Now Being Offered Via Survey
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On Valentine’s Day, Valve kicked off the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive beta. For the first wave, they gave out beta keys to the top 7000 active players in CS:S and CS 1.6. After the initial round of testing, they announced phase …

Mozilla Introduces “Personas” Sign-Ins Mozilla Introduces “Personas” Sign-Ins

Mozilla has introduced Personas, a project formerly called BrowserID. It is a multi-browser website authentication mechanism that is similar to Facebook Connect. The procedures set up by Personas allow users to login to websites that support their BrowserID signing and …

Generation C Emerges As The Digital Consumer Of Our Time Generation C Emerges As The Digital Consumer Of Our Time

I don’t really get why we need to apply random letters to generations like Generation X, but Nielsen feels that its appropriate to introduce a new one to the mix – Generation C. You may be asking yourself what Generation …

Time Warner Release Statement On Consumer Privacy Bill Of Rights

This morning we brought you news that the Obama administration had announced the Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights, a program to introduce enforceable codes of conduct and legislation governing the way various businesses handle internet users’ private data. Time Warner, …

Interview: Skimlinks CEO on Pinterest Relationship and Affiliate Marketing Interview: Skimlinks CEO on Pinterest Relationship and Affiliate Marketing
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Just in case you haven’t heard, Pinterest is currently one of the hottest startups. In fact, based on data from ratings firm comScore, it is the third fastest growing site in the U.S. So, apparently if you haven’t jumped on …

Microsoft / Yahoo Search Alliance Expands in UK, Ireland, France Microsoft / Yahoo Search Alliance Expands in UK, Ireland, France

Microsoft and Yahoo have begun the migration of Yahoo Search Marketing accounts in the UK, Ireland and France to Microsoft adCenter. This is, of course, part of the “Search Alliance” between the two companies, with Microsoft powering Yahoo Search, both …

Yelp Check-In Title System To Match Real-World Yelp Check-In Title System To Match Real-World

Yelp has made some changes to their title system to make their check-in system more of a reflection of the real world. For those of you who don’t know what a check-in is, Yelp offers this explanation: “A check-in is …

Biz Stone: Too Much Twitter Use Is Unhealthy Biz Stone: Too Much Twitter Use Is Unhealthy

As more and more outlets pop up and more and more people rely on existing networks for communication, it’s no surprise that many of us feel addicted to social media. I’m sure your mother or maybe even your doctor has …

iPhone 5 Concept Images Show What The iPhone Could Be iPhone 5 Concept Images Show What The iPhone Could Be
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All the rumors and wild speculation about Apple’s forthcoming products can sometimes get to be a little much, even for an admitted Apple fanboy like me. Once or twice per product cycle, though, someone comes along who can take all …

Facebook Now Available For The PlayStation Vita
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The PlayStation Vita has only been on the market for a few days and it’s already marching towards its goal of becoming a powerful smartphone without the phone. Starting today, you can download Facebook onto your new shiny new Vita. …

Twitter Welcomes Two Google Advertising Execs To The Flock Twitter Welcomes Two Google Advertising Execs To The Flock

Twitter’s stepping up their international advertising game by not just taking a page out of Google’s playbook, but by taking actual Google players. Two former Google advertising executives, Shailesh Rao and Stephen McIntyre, have been hired on by Twitter as …

Steve Jobs’ Facebook Timeline Deleted Steve Jobs’ Facebook Timeline Deleted

A Facebook Timeline depicted the life or Steve Jobs was taken down Wednesday, after a request for a comment on the profile from Mercury News. The timeline, under the name “Steve Paul Jobs,” was exhaustive, depicting Jobs’ life with status …

Daniel Von Bargen Of Seinfeld Attempts Suicide Daniel Von Bargen Of Seinfeld Attempts Suicide
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You might know him as Mr. Kruger, George’s boss on the hit TV show Seinfeld. Monday morning Daniel Von Bargen attempted suicide with a gunshot to the temple. After the attempt, he called 911 for help. He sounds unbelievably clam …