HP To Decide Fate of WebOS

The fate of WebOS will be announced by Hewlitt-Packard sometime in the next two week, says company head Meg Whitman in an interview with French news site Le Figaro (Google Translation). In a discussion about the future of HP as…

Should You Be Employing a “Free Trial” Button On Your Site?

If you offer a web service for which you charge, will it harm sales to prominently promote a “free trial” option for possible users? According to a case study of email marketing platform GetResponse, the answer is no. Before the…

Samsung Galaxy 10.1 To Be Available In Australia For Christmas

Christmas may have come a little early for Samsung this year thanks to today’s ruling that will allow their Galaxy Tab 10.1 to be sold in Australia. In a blow to Apple’s campaign against the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, a…

Top Searches & Questions of 2011 (According to ASK & AOL)

Earlier this week, we looked at Bing’s year-end round-up (be it a little early) of the top searches of 2011. And the lists continue as today both AOL and Ask released their versions. Ask’s fittingly come in the form of…

Path 2 Launches to High Praise, Complaints About Bugs on Android

Mobile sharing app Path has launched a new version, which it has dubbed the “smart journal”. It has a bunch of new features designed to make sharing )of thoughts, music, people you’re with, photos and videos) easier. Here’s the promo…

Who Killed This Cowboy Cheerleader’s Twitter Account?

It has become all too commonplace for professional athletes to find themselves knee-deep in a social media mess (looking at you Rashard Mendenhall, Kenny Britt, and Santonio Holmes, to name a few). But a professional cheerleader Twitter scandal doesn’t come…

Amazon Updates Kindle Fire, Breaks Rooting

Late last night Amazon released version 6.2 of the Android-based operating system for their new and popular Kindle Fire tablet. Surprisingly, they neglected to include a change log identifying new features of the software. Reports indicate that the update provides…

iOS5 Tip: How To Take Photos With Your iPhone Using Earbuds

Any photographer will tell you that a cable release is a great tool to have. It allows you to take a photo without laying a finger on your camera. Now, anyone with an iPhone, sporting iOS 5, has that same…

AT&T/T-Mobile Merger Faces FCC Obstacle

As if AT&T didn’t have enough trouble performing their sleight of hand for the Department of Justice, their attempt to acquire T-Mobile just got more difficult, this time in the form of the FCC. In a weighty statement issued yesterday,…

Xbox 360 Posts Record Black Friday Sales

This year’s Black Friday pleasantly surprised retailers when sales grew far more than expected. The biggest areas of growth were electronics and video games. One of the biggest winners this year appears to have been Microsoft. No doubt propelled by…