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Will Uncrunched Become the New TechCrunch? Will Uncrunched Become the New TechCrunch?
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A couple weeks ago, it became official that TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington is no longer a part of AOL, after (and before) much drama unfolded. TechCrunch, so far, is going along with most of the same writers,though columnist Paul Carr …

Apple Rumor: iPhone 5 Successor To Sport Curved Glass Display? Apple Rumor: iPhone 5 Successor To Sport Curved Glass Display?

With Apple devices, the only thing more fun than speculating about the next big device is speculating about the next big device that will follow the next big device. Consider this little rumor as just that – speculation about Apple’s …

CityVille Comes To Google+ CityVille Comes To Google+
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One of Facebook’s most popular social games, CityVille, is now available to play on Google+. Now you can build you own city and share it with your circles with CityVille+. CityVille joins a couple of other high-profile games to become …

Facebook Reportedly Giving Small Business $10M in Free Ads Facebook Reportedly Giving Small Business $10M in Free Ads
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As businesses anxiously await the launch of business profiles on Google+, Facebook is reminding small businesses of the power of its social media dominance (it’s up to 800 million users now). The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Facebook has …

Fantasy Football Visits Reach 3-Year High Fantasy Football Visits Reach 3-Year High

Visits to fantasy football sites are the highest they’ve been in three years, according to new data from Experian Hitwise. Some interesting stats, as shared by the firm in an email: The NFL lockout may have shortened the normal buildup …

Netflix Grabs DreamWorks Content, To Launch in 2013 Netflix Grabs DreamWorks Content, To Launch in 2013

It looks like there is a little bit of much-needed good press for Netflix this morning. The New York Times reported late Sunday that Netflix has reached a deal with DreamWorks Animation to stream its content through their Netflix Instant …

Google Offers Is Doing Quite Well Google Offers Is Doing Quite Well
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Reports related to the daily deals industry in general haven’t been incredibly flattering in recent weeks, but it looks like the future might be bright in this space for Google. As you may recall, Google tried to buy Groupon last …

Facebook Changes: Charging You Is Not One Of Them Facebook Changes: Charging You Is Not One Of Them
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The idea that Facebook is going to implement a pay-structure and begin charging current members for use of the service is a bit of misinformation that has been going around for years. The rumors have spread in various ways across …

Google News Introduces Standout Content Google News Introduces Standout Content
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Leveraging Google News for traffic and pageviews is a strategy that’s been around as the popularity of Google News began to increase. For instance, an article from SEOMoz discussed the approach, and it was written in 2006. Now, thanks to …

Bill Maher Suggests A New Name For Facebook Bill Maher Suggests A New Name For Facebook
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The “frictionless sharing” Facebook is alive and kicking, as folks are, yet again, adjusting to a slew of changes introduced by Facebook during the f8 presentation. As is the case when Facebook alters its service, there was a great deal …

Will You Put Your Whole Life on Facebook With the Timeline Feature? Will You Put Your Whole Life on Facebook With the Timeline Feature?
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The Timeline feature Facebook announced at f8 is blowing a lot of people’s minds. “Tell the whole story of your life on a single page,” CEO Mark Zuckerberg said as he announced the feature. Would you share your whole life …

Become a Social Business, Not Just a Social Brand Become a Social Business, Not Just a Social Brand
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Many businesses utilize social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn to communicate their brand message. This marketing method has worked so well that a lot of businesses have even dropped some of their traditional marketing practices to focus more on their social efforts. But, does this make a business social?

Steve Jobs on iCloud in ’97, HK Apple Store & Social Good Steve Jobs on iCloud in ’97, HK Apple Store & Social Good

Today’s video round-up features a vintage Steve Jobs clip, some location-based marketing advice from social media guy Chris Brogan, some thought-provoking discussions from Mashable’s Social Good Summit and a few other goodies. View other daily video round-ups here. Steve Jobs …

A 70-inch iPad? A 70-inch iPad?
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Yes, as a matter of fact, that is a 70-inch iPad screen you’re seeing, and while the option to expand your iPad viewing experience doesn’t come from Apple, judging from the upcoming video, it works just fine. With news about …

Jim Henson’s Awesome Google Doodle Jim Henson’s Awesome Google Doodle
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Google’s string of hitting home runs with their logo manipulations continues with their latest Doodle, an impressive honoring of the great Jim Henson. In typical new Google Doodle fashion, the Jim Henson logo responds to user input, allowing Google visitors …

Will Netflix Survive in the Face of Increasing Competition? Will Netflix Survive in the Face of Increasing Competition?
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It was only a few months ago, when Netflix seemed nearly untouchable in its space you hardly heard anything negative from members about the experience the company was providing. Oh, how the times have changed and changed quickly. Netflix member? …

uTorrent Moves to Mobile Devices, Gaming Consoles uTorrent Moves to Mobile Devices, Gaming Consoles
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For those of who enjoy the ease of bit torrents, you probably use the uTorrent client to help with the management of these files. Soon, you’ll have the ability to do so from your iPhone, your Android device, and your …

Facebook Changes, Other Social Media & The American Jobs Act Facebook Changes, Other Social Media & The American Jobs Act
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Most of today’s infographics are social media-related, but even the White House is in on the infographics trend, so we’ve included one about the American Jobs Act as well. Oh, and there’s the obligatory deals infographic. View other daily infographic …

Kurt Cobain, Falling Satellites, and Dolphins Kurt Cobain, Falling Satellites, and Dolphins

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 …

Gary Johnson Debate Joke Propels Him To All-Day Trending Gary Johnson Debate Joke Propels Him To All-Day Trending
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At last night’s Republican Presidential Debate, held by Fox News and Google, Gary Johnson had the line of the night if you ask his GOP counterparts. During a question about job creation, the former New Mexico Governor delivered this zinger …

Facebook Timeline Parodied, UARS, Matt Cutts Q&A, Robots & Stuff That Will Just Blow Your Mind Facebook Timeline Parodied, UARS, Matt Cutts Q&A, Robots & Stuff That Will Just Blow Your Mind

We have some very interesting videos for you today. I won’t give away too many spoilers. Just peruse them at your leisure. View other daily video round-ups here. First off, the stuff that will blow your mind. UC Berkeley scientists …

The FCC Is Still Trying That Net Neutrality Thing The FCC Is Still Trying That Net Neutrality Thing

In no way is the title of this post meant to be against the concept of net neutrality. Quite the opposite, in fact. That being said, considering how directly connected the telecommunications industry is to the political machine in the …

Facebook Changes, Mark Zuckerberg Get A Post-f8 Ribbing Facebook Changes, Mark Zuckerberg Get A Post-f8 Ribbing
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Yesterday, at Facebook’s f8 developer conference, Mark Zuckerberg announced some huge changes to the social network we all know and love (sometimes). Among those changes is the upcoming Timeline feature that will virtually replace the Facebook profile and looks to …

Yahoo: We’re Ready for a Search Fight Yahoo: We’re Ready for a Search Fight
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Yahoo wants you to know that it still takes search seriously. Every so often, they feel the need to remind everyone. Today, Ethan Batraski, Director of User Intent & Experiences at Yahoo Search put up a blog post talking about …