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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 …

“Jurassic Park” 3D Release Date Set “Jurassic Park” 3D Release Date Set

Since it’s release in June of 1993, “Jurassic Park” has continued to awe movie lovers with effects that still hold their own in a time of amazing technology, as well as recruit a new generation of fans. The digital special …

Dell and YouTube Gear-Up For Major Coverage Dell and YouTube Gear-Up For Major Coverage

Another important announcement from the 2012 South By Southwest (SXSW) festival, Dell and YouTube are partnering up for some major music festival coverages. These are events you won’t want to miss and these industry giants are making sure you don’t …

TED Official App Finally Comes To Android TED Official App Finally Comes To Android

TED, the all-inclusive nonprofit busy with the never-ending task of promoting “Ideas Worth Spreading,” are officially spreading those ideas to Android devices as the group has announced the release of an official app for the platform. Similar to the iOS …

Luck Cancelled: Director Blames TMZ for “Spinning Unfair Stories” Luck Cancelled: Director Blames TMZ for “Spinning Unfair Stories”
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Michael Mann, the director of HBO series, Luck, blames TMZ for the show getting cancelled. In the following clip you can hear Mann telling the cast and crew that the decision was reached by HBO after TMZ and “the media” …

Erin Andrews And ESPN Might Split Erin Andrews And ESPN Might Split

It took a while for everyone to get used to seeing women reporting from the sidelines at sporting events. Even longer to get used to women interviewing players in their locker rooms, especially when players seem to have no problem …