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Hemlock Grove From Eli Roth: Another Original Series For Netflix

Whatever damage Netflix did to its reputation last year is quickly fading, or at least the company is doing its best to make it do so, as it gets more into original, exclusive programming. So far, we’ve heard about plans …

comScore Ranks Top 50 Web Properties for February 2012 comScore Ranks Top 50 Web Properties for February 2012

comScore has released a report raking the top 50 web properties in the United States for February 2012. The data, gathered from the comScore Media Metrix service, shows some of the trends in web traffic during February. Not surprisingly, Google, …

Latin America Has Quite The Emerging Online Culture Latin America Has Quite The Emerging Online Culture

comScore released a teaser of their 2012 Latin America Digital Future in Focus today, a report that details the key digital trends in the region of the past year while pointing to their implications for the year ahead. One thing …

Aziz Ansari Joins Louis C.K., Releases New Standup Online Aziz Ansari Joins Louis C.K., Releases New Standup Online

Comedian and actor (Parks & Recreation) Aziz Ansari is joining the ranks of high-profile comedians that are cutting out the middleman and releasing their work straight to the internet masses. On Tuesday, he released his new standup special, Dangerously Delicious …

Yahoo!, CSI creator to create “Cyergeddon” movie Yahoo!, CSI creator to create “Cyergeddon” movie

Yahoo! and Anthony E. Zuiker, the creator of the CSI franchise, have teamed up to create a new movie currently titled “Cybergeddon.” In a push to try out a new content distribution model, the movie will not be released in …

My Damn Channel CEO Rob Barnett Talks New YouTube Channel, Live Programming My Damn Channel CEO Rob Barnett Talks New YouTube Channel, Live Programming

My Damn Channels has launched a new YouTube channel as part of the new YouTube original content rollout, along with a new live show called My Damn Channel Live. My Damn Channel Founder and CEO Rob Barnett (pictured here with …

New York Times Paywall Gets A Little Higher New York Times Paywall Gets A Little Higher

The New York Times has announced that, in honor of the first anniversary of the launch of their digital subscriptions service, they are increasing the restrictions on free access to their content. Under the initial system, non-subscribers got access to …

Kony 2012 Jason Russell: Retro Footage Kony 2012 Jason Russell: Retro Footage

A half-naked man running through the streets of San Diego was detained by police who found him to be in some sort of mental distress brought on by exhaustion, dehydration and whatever else. This just after a crazy viral video …

Dancing With The Stars Premieres Season 14 Dancing With The Stars Premieres Season 14

A few weeks ago, I announced the Dancing With The Stars Season 14 cast along with showing you their first rehearsal photos. Now, season 14 of Dancing With The Stars is finally here, and what an entertainment-packed show it was! …

The Walking Dead Finale Sets Records The Walking Dead Finale Sets Records

Cable channel AMC brought in huge ratings with the second season finale of its popular zombie apocalypse drama. The episode brought in 9 million viewers which is a 51% increase from the season 1 finale and is a cable ratings …

Amazing Spiderman Launches Viral Marketing Campaign Amazing Spiderman Launches Viral Marketing Campaign

It is being reported that this poster is being seen around Wondercon: The poster prompts you to go to webbedmenace.com. When you go to the supposedly anti-spiderman website, you get this viral video: You can also submit your sightings, which …

Vimeo Taps Kerry Trainor For New CEO Vimeo Taps Kerry Trainor For New CEO

IAC, parent company of Vimeo, has announced that Kerry Trainor will take over as the new CEO of Vimeo. Trainor replace outgoing CEO Dae Mellencamp, who will remain with Vimeo as president. Trainor starts work at Vimeo on March 26th. …

How the Encyclopaedia Britannica Stacks Up Against Wikipedia [Infographic] How the Encyclopaedia Britannica Stacks Up Against Wikipedia [Infographic]

I have to admit: when I wrote last week’s article about the Encyclopedia Britannica‘s going out of print, I jumped over to Wikipedia for a little bit of fact-checking. I’ve gone on record lamenting the demise of the multi-volume printed …

Ruin: A Post-Apocalyptic Universe by OddBall Ruin: A Post-Apocalyptic Universe by OddBall

You have to check out this newest animated masterpiece from Director Wes Ball of OddBall Animation. Ball is famous for his work with HBO graphic design, BlueRay special features, and his last animated short film, A Work in Progress. His …

Clint Eastwood Goes Reality-Based Clint Eastwood Goes Reality-Based

Right turn Clyde! Clint Eastwood, the most bad-ass cowboy to ever grace Hollywood’s screens is still alive and kickin’ as many of you know, but he’s decided to venture into some new territory. The 81-year old actor/director has signed a …

TEDTalks On Netflix Now A Reality TEDTalks On Netflix Now A Reality

Earlier this week, we reported that TED launched an official Android app making tons of TEDTalks available on Android devices. Now, there are quite a few available on Netflix as well. Netflix announced on its blog: The most significant and …

Indian ISPs Ordered To Block Over 100 Sites, SOPA Comparisons Raised Indian ISPs Ordered To Block Over 100 Sites, SOPA Comparisons Raised
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Nearly 400 Internet service providers in India have been ordered to block over 100 music sites by the Calcutta High Court. The Indian Music Industry (IMI) trade group (basically India’s version of the RIAA), which is made up of 142 …

Your Data Privacy Is Worth More Than 65¢… Right? Your Data Privacy Is Worth More Than 65¢… Right?
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At the beginning of this March, much of the internet was afire due to Google stiff-arming all of their users into a new privacy policy. The policy was roundly scrutinized if not outright decried as being intrusive, draconian, and possibly …

Karina Smirnoff Dating Owen Wilson? Karina Smirnoff Dating Owen Wilson?
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Recently, there have been various rumors spreading that Karina Smirnoff, a Dancing With The Stars pro dancer, has been dating Wedding Crashers lead Owen Wilson. News of this supposed relationship started to surface right after Smirnoff divorced Brad Penny, a …

This American Life Source Lied About Apple, Foxconn Details This American Life Source Lied About Apple, Foxconn Details
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Popular public radio show This American Life is retracting an episode it aired back in January which condemned major electronics companies Apple and Foxconn. The retraction follows a revelation that the episode’s chief source, Mike Daisey, invented and embellished facts …

Many Tablet Owners Are Willing To Pay For News Many Tablet Owners Are Willing To Pay For News

According the latest Nielsen ratings, many tablet owners outside of the United States are willing to pay for news content over other downloadable media. This is startling news in itself if you ask me. In America, we take the news …