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Amazon Redshift Gets Faster Data Nodes Amazon Redshift Gets Faster Data Nodes

Early last year, Amazon Web Services made Redshift available to the world. The service promised a “fast and powerful, fully managed, petabyte-scale data warehouse in the cloud.” AWS fulfilled that promise, and it’s now making it even better. Amazon Web …

ARM Buys Internet of Things Company Sensinode Oy ARM Buys Internet of Things Company Sensinode Oy

Semiconductor company ARM this week announced that it has acquired Sensinode Oy, a software company focused on “Internet of Things” products. The Internet of Things (IoT) refers to the coming phase of the internet in which a variety of products …

Motorola Creates Innovative Optical Node Motorola Creates Innovative Optical Node

Motorola is getting ready to unveil their new VSN200 1 GHz 2X2 Optical Node at the 2012 Cable Show. It is the latest innovation in their 1 GHz BAN product portfolio. The concept that was driving the design and engineering …

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Google: “Buzz Will Be Just Another Node”
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When Google announced Google Buzz earlier this week, the company made it abundantly clear that it was interested in Buzz being as open as possible. Looking at the Google Buzz API page, you’ll see that support for Activity Streams, AtomPub, OAuth, PubSubHubbub, Salmon and WebFinger are things that are "coming soon."

Nokia, FinNode Looking For Mobile Plans

It’s not anytime minutes and SMS they want, but they would like to find and reward the winner of a contest for the best business plan in the Web-2-Mobile Business Plan Competition.

10G Integrates Airborne Wireless LAN Node Module into Wi-Fi Communications Adapter

10G, LLC and DPAC Technologies announced today that 10G is integrating the Airborne Wireless LAN Node Module into its Wi-Fi Communications Adapter.

Olsen Twins: Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen Not Returning to TV for ‘Full House’ Reboot, John Stamos Not Happy

The Olsen twins won’t reprise their role as Michelle Tanner in the upcoming Full House reboot. “Although Ashley and Mary-Kate will not be a part of Fuller House, I know how much Full House has meant to them and they …

Michelle Duggar Against ‘LGBT’ People, Called Them ‘Child Predators,’ Own Son Josh Duggar Molested Children

Michelle Duggar of 19 Kids and Counting fame has a long history of speaking out against LGBT people. She has referred to them before as child predators. Meanwhile, she had a child predator living within her very own family. What’s …

Jennifer Love Hewitt Shows Off Baby Bump, Reveals Pregnancy Workout

Jennifer Love Hewitt bared her baby bump in a photo shoot to promote Palmer’s Cocoa Butter formula stretch mark cream. Jennifer Love Hewitt has a special place in her heart for the products, as she used them with her first …

Facebook Messenger Video Calling Goes Global (Mostly) Facebook Messenger Video Calling Goes Global (Mostly)

Facebook Messenger’s video calling feature is now available worldwide – for the most part. “Quick update on video calling in Messenger: we’re happy to share we’ve now rolled out the capability globally, with the exception of a few countries we’re …

Sandra Lee Undergoes Double Mastectomy, Governor Andrew Cuomo by Her Side

Sandra Lee, the celebrity chef known for her ‘semi-homemade’ concept, underwent a double mastectomy on Tuesday. Boyfriend, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, released a statement about her surgery later in the day. “Around 8 a.m. this morning, Sandy underwent surgery …

Sarah Palin: Awkward Wedding Party Will Go On, But No Wedding

Sarah Palin is back to making Facebook announcements to her legion of adoring fans. This one might have stung a little. Sarah Palin’s daughter Bristol was engaged to be married to one Dakota Meyer this weekend, on May 23. But …

Jill Duggar: ’19 Kids and Counting’ Star Celebrates 24th Birthday

Jill Duggar Dillard of 19 Kids and Counting fame celebrated her 24th birthday on Sunday, alongside her husband, Derick Dillard, and their new baby boy, Israel. Members of Jill’s family shared birthday messages with her via social media. Derick was …

Sarah Palin: Daughter Bristol Palin Calls Off Memorial Weekend Wedding to Dakota Meyer

Sarah Palin won’t marry daughter Bristol Palin off on Memorial Weekend as planned. Bristol and fiance Dakota Meyer have reportedly called off their wedding. Recent tabloid rumors claim Meyer married a woman named Cassandra Wain back in 2008, and that …

Millionaire Matchmaker: Kenya Moore Devastated Over Boyfriend’s Marriage But His New Wife Dismisses Her Claims

Millionaire Matchmaker might have to give Kenya Moore a refund, or at the very least a discount, for her very public, failed romance with boyfriend James Freeman. The Real Housewives of Atlanta star met Freeman on the Millionaire Matchmaker series …

Former Google+ Chief Loves Facebook’s ‘Buttery Smooth’ Instant Articles Former Google+ Chief Loves Facebook’s ‘Buttery Smooth’ Instant Articles

As you may have read, Facebook finally introduced its Instant Articles offering officially. The company has partnered with The New York Times, National Geographic, BuzzFeed, NBC, The Atlantic, The Guardian, BBC News, Spiegel and Bild to launch the initiative, and …

Woman’s Graphic Skin Cancer Selfie Makes the Facebook Rounds

“If anyone needs a little motivation to not lay in the tanning bed and sun here ya go! This is what skin cancer treatment can look like. Wear sunscreen and get a spray tan. You only get one skin and …

Facebook Instant Articles And What They Mean For Referral Traffic Facebook Instant Articles And What They Mean For Referral Traffic

And so it begins. After months of rumor and a little bit of chatter from the company itself, Facebook finally announced Instant Articles, its initiative to get publishers to let Facebook host content. The company bills it as “a fast …

Tom Brady Has the Unwavering Support of the Patriots’ Social Media Team

It’s clear that Tom Brady has the full support of the entire Patriots organization – and that includes whoever runs the franchise’s social media accounts. This afternoon, both the official Facebook page and the official Twitter page for the New …

Verizon Is Buying AOL For $4.4 Billion Verizon Is Buying AOL For $4.4 Billion

Verizon announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire AOL for $50 per share, in a deal valued at roughly $4.4 billion. Verizon is painting the acquisition as a “significant step in building digital and video platforms to drive …

George Zimmerman Was NOT Shot in the Face Today

George Zimmerman was shot in the face today following a road rage altercation in Florida… At least that’s that you would be telling your friends if you did not stop to read beyond the headlines posted on Facebook. Social media …

Sheryl Crow Fake Concert Bilks Jersey Out of Tens of Thousands of Dollars

Sheryl Crow had to get word out to her fans in New Jersey that, despite what they had heard, she was not coming to do a concert there. A company called KBR Promotions, and a woman named Kelly Brian of …

Man Allegedly Confessed to Murdering Family on Facebook

“Emily had tried everything to get better but nothing seemed to help her. I took a gun and shot her in the head and now she is migraine free and floating in the clouds on a sunny afternoon, her long …