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Facebook Lets Advertisers Do Topic Targeting Facebook Lets Advertisers Do Topic Targeting
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Facebook has a pretty good reputation for targeted advertising. People share so much information on Facebook that the world’s largest social network has a tremendous amount of data that is invaluable to advertisers. Now, they’re giving advertisers yet another way …

Google Calls on Webmasters to Help it Improve Search Google Calls on Webmasters to Help it Improve Search

Google hires employees all the time, but interestingly the company has basically put out a help wanted ad on its Webmaster Central blog, looking for academics to help it improve search quality and fight spam. “Yes, we’re looking for help …

Toyota Debuts New 2012 Camry Online Toyota Debuts New 2012 Camry Online

Toyota’s family sedan, the Camry, is consistently one of the best-selling cars in the United States. That’s why, when Toyota decides to debut their new model online with a heavy social media push, it’s newsworthy. To introduce the newest model …

Google Maps Acknowledges Libyan Rebels Google Maps Acknowledges Libyan Rebels

It’s likely most average Joes view the concept of maps, especially online services like Google Maps, MapQuest, etc, as benign objects designed to get people from one place to another, or, perhaps, give users a better idea of their surroundings. …

iPhone 5 Rumor: Dual Mode Device, Release Date Still Debated iPhone 5 Rumor: Dual Mode Device, Release Date Still Debated

Another day, another iPhone 5 rumor. I wish this thing would just come out already. Today’s nugget suggests that the device will support multiple networks: CDMA (Code division multiple access) and GSM (Global System for Mobile Communications). In other words, …

Facebook Takes the Google Route. Will it Work? Facebook Takes the Google Route. Will it Work?
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Facebook is the king of the hill when it comes to social networks, but it faces growing competition from a couple of old foes. Google is rampantly trying to play catch up in the social networking space, while Twitter seems …

A Google+ Cooking Show? A Google+ Cooking Show?

Yes, as a matter of fact, there is such a thing. Thanks to the efforts of Lee Allison, members of Google+ now have a cooking show they can follow without leaving the comfort of a Google+ hangout session. Who needs …

iPhone 5 Survey – 35% of Consumers to Buy upon Release iPhone 5 Survey – 35% of Consumers to Buy upon Release
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The anticipation surrounding the latest version of the iPhone is at an all-time high. Rumors about the iPhone 5 are emerging almost daily and are ranging from the projected release date to what features it may contain. While a lot of the news is still speculation, at this point, one thing that is clear is that consumers can’t wait to get their hands on the new smartphone.

Google+ Posts Coming To Gmail Google+ Posts Coming To Gmail
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While some are immediately contemplating the privacy issues involved–a thorn Google will never be able to remove, it seems–the Google+ integration with other Google products so many are calling are starting to sprout. Now, thanks to a Google+ post by …

Inexpensive 8GB iPhone 4 Launching Alongside iPhone 5? Inexpensive 8GB iPhone 4 Launching Alongside iPhone 5?

The word rumor has almost became synonymous with the Apple iPhone. Several times a day a new rumor begins to spread and sends all the curious fanboys over the edge. Today’s rumor du jour comes by the way of Reuters. …

Google TV  About To Get More Appealing to Consumers? Google TV About To Get More Appealing to Consumers?

Google announced the launch of a preview of a Google TV add-on for the Android SDK, which means that Google TV devices will be Android compatible, with an upcoming update to Android Honeycomb. That also means that developers can create …

$1,500 Bounty For Android On HP TouchPad Tablet $1,500 Bounty For Android On HP TouchPad Tablet
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Over the weekend HP announced that they would discontinue production of the TouchPad tablet. Shortly after this was announced the remaining unsold devices were sold via a firesale of epic proportions. The 16GB version was going for $99 and the …

Hulu Dominates Video Ads, Google Said to Be a Suitor Hulu Dominates Video Ads, Google Said to Be a Suitor

86% of the U.S. Internet audience viewed online video in July, according to new findings from comScore, who also reports that the duration of the average online video was 5.3 minutes. The average online video ad was half a minute. …

Twitter Photo Galleries Launched Twitter Photo Galleries Launched
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Twitter has released photo galleries for individual users, in a subtle move that could have huge implications for the social network’s competition with rivals Facebook and Google+. In Twitter’s help center, it says, “User galleries on Twitter aggregate the images …

Ripoff Report Strikes Back: Removes Code on Site Left by Hacker Ripoff Report Strikes Back: Removes Code on Site Left by Hacker
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The Ripoff Report has struck back against the so-called reputation management companies that claim to be able to remove posts about companies on the RipoffReport.com website. In a recent press release, Ripoff Report claims that they have removed code on …

New Google+ Features:  Picture Taking and More New Google+ Features: Picture Taking and More
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Google+ will now let users take their profile photos with their web cams and send their circles personal messages when they change their profile photos. Google+ Photos Product Manager Denise Ho posted about these new features in a Google+ update, …

iPhone 5 Rumors: Alleged Parts Leak Ahead of Alleged October Release Date iPhone 5 Rumors: Alleged Parts Leak Ahead of Alleged October Release Date

The latest on the iPhone 5 rumor front is a handful of leaked photos of parts that allegedly belong to the upcoming iPhone 5 (the alleged name of Apple’s next phone). MacRumors is pointing to the website of TVC Mall, …

StumbleUpon and Digital PR StumbleUpon and Digital PR
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The latest stats from StatCounter show that StumbleUpon’s recent jump to the top spot for referring social media traffic in the US was not a blip. In July when they passed Facebook they hit 43% with Facebook coming in at …

Facebook Movie Rental Advances with New Miramax App Facebook Movie Rental Advances with New Miramax App

Warner Bros. tested the movie rental waters on Facebook, then Paramount joined the party late last month offering the Jackass films. Now, Miramax has launched a new Facebook app called Miramax eXperience, which takes things a step or two further. …

Mohammed Gaddafi Captured While Speaking With Live TV Mohammed Gaddafi Captured While Speaking With Live TV
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The incredible video that’s coming up in this article comes courtesy of The Telegraph, and while it’s only in the audio format, it’s very clear what’s going on. Simply put, it’s the live feed of Libyan rebels capturing Mohammed Gaddafi, …

Tracking Hurricane Irene On Twitter Tracking Hurricane Irene On Twitter
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That Atlantic ocean side of the United States is in the middle of its hurricane season–June 1st through November 30th–and there’s a storm of interest heading towards the Floridan coast called Hurricane Irene. While she hasn’t hit landfall in the …

HP TouchPad Tablet: From Promising Future to $99 Firesale HP TouchPad Tablet: From Promising Future to $99 Firesale

HP introduced the TouchPad with much fanfare back in February and began selling the tablets in June. It’s crown jewel was the webOS system, which they obtained after acquiring Palm for $1.2 billion. It was rumored that HP had big …

Twitter Referrals Easier to Track in Analytics Now Twitter Referrals Easier to Track in Analytics Now
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A little over a month ago, we talked about how many websites might be getting a lot more traffic from Twitter than they realize. This is largely due to the way analytics programs handle links from the many available sources …

Mobile Patent Lawsuits: An Easier Way To Visualize The Quagmire Mobile Patent Lawsuits: An Easier Way To Visualize The Quagmire
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If you’re a mobile phone maker, hardware or software, at some point and time, you’ve probably been apart of the ongoing series of lawsuits that dominate the industry. While, when looking at an infographic provided by Thomson Reuters, it seems …