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Funny Or Die’s “Apple iPad Announcement Parody” Nails It (VIDEO)

Earlier today Apple unveiled the new iPad, the iPad Air. As the name implies, this latest iPad is thinner and lighter than previous models. It’s 7.5mm thin which Apple claims is 20 percent thinner than previous models. It also weighs …

Demi Lovato Reveals “Neon Lights” Tour, Kicks Off in February

Platinum-selling singer/songwriter, Demi Lovato, has been quite a busy beaver these days. But, with today’s massive announcement, it’s quite evident that she’ll be heavily engrossed in her world of music for quite some time – at least for the next …

Bungie to Reveal Destiny on February 17

Ever since Halo Reach was released in 2010, fans of developer Bungie have been waiting patiently for the next major release from the company. Today, Bungie has finally begun to talk about its new project, Destiny. From the announcement at …

Anchorman 2 Is Official, Ron Burgundy Announces It On Conan

Last night on “Conan” a special guest popped in to lay down some tasty flute jams, and make a minor announcement. Who was the guest you ask? It was none other than the mustachioed pride of San Diego himself, Ronald …

iPad 3 Announcement Coming In Late February? iPad 3 Announcement Coming In Late February?
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Apple may be planning the iPad 3 announcement for late February in advance of an early March release, according to Japanese tech site MacOkatara. The Chinese New Year was earlier than usual this year, allowing for an earlier start to …

Facebook Launches Video Calling, Group Chat: Twitter Sounds Off Facebook Launches Video Calling, Group Chat: Twitter Sounds Off
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We now know what Zuckerberg was talking about when he announced his “awesome” new thing last week. And no, much to the chagrin of millions, Facebook is not launching the dislike button. Rumors about the announcement ranged from the unveiling …

Liveblog: Skype-Powered Facebook Video Chat Announcement Liveblog: Skype-Powered Facebook Video Chat Announcement
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Late last week reports began to circulate that Facebook would be engaging in a more in-depth partnership with Skype to offer in-browser video chat. Well the speculation is now over, and the rumors were true… Facebook is getting Skype-powered video …

Omniture and comScore Join Forces For Online Metrics

It seems that getting itself acquired by Adobe isn’t enough to keep the web analytics giant Omniture busy.

Aardvark Turns Twitter Into A Q&A Engine

While we’re tapping our feet–waiting for Twitter to come to our search results page–Aardvark has been busy bringing its answer engine to Twitter.

NY Times Making Cuts To Paper Editions

I know it has everything to do with journalistic integrity and it is the right thing to do but when a newspaper the stature of the New York nyt-logoTimes reports on the cuts it must make to its sections to ‘survive’ it’s still sad.

Google Begins Interest Based Ad Program

Today [Google is] launching "interest-based" advertising as a beta test on our partner sites and on YouTube. These ads will associate categories of interest…so if you visit an online sports store, you may later be shown ads on other websites offering you a discount on running shoes during that store’s upcoming sale.