Canadian Mounties Use Twitter To Enforce Traffic Laws

Earlier this month, a story made the rounds about a tech-savvy community leader in Kenya who ingeniously utilized Twitter as a tool for fighting crime in his village. Turns out that wasn’t exactly an isolated incident of Twitter being used…

Leap Year 2012 Humor: A Collection of Leap Day Memes

Reddit is truly a great place for web content, truth be told. With today being a Leap Day, Redditors are not disappointing with their unique way about things. We’ve seen numerous comical posts, and quite a few images / memes.…

Online Petition Created To Help Save Terra Nova

We all know how the power of the Internet population’s voice can change opinions on a topic. Take SOPA for example — a subject where so many people have been speaking up about their opinions pertaining to how it affects…

Miley Cyrus Attacked By Trolls, Complains To Twitter

Miley Cyrus, better known to her pre-teen fans the world over as Hannah Montana, has fallen victim to one of the oldest online attacks in the books – the Twitter death threat. What did she do about it? She complained…

Chinese Overcome Firewall, Use Facebook

For unknown reasons, Chinese web users were able to get past that country’s firewall, and briefly access typically blocked social networking sites like Facebook, Youtube and Twitter. China typically blocks any website its government might deem as a threat to…

Avengers Assemble! Twitter Reacts!!

The long-awaited full trailer to the new Avengers movie is here! The teaser trailer gave you a whiff. Now, open up and indulge in the full sonic and visual onslaught that is Iron Man, Captain America, Hulk, Thor, Black Widow,…

New MLB App launches Today Featuring Subscription Plan

Major League Baseball has thrown its fans a curveball. Starting today the new MLB.TV app is going to be available on the App Store and Android Marketplace. This time there is a twist. The basic app is completely free to…

Premium For Facebook Lets Brands Publish Ads In News Feeds, Mobile App

Today might as well be the debutante ball for Facebook as they looked to win the confidence of investors and businesses with some major announcements related to how advertisements will be deployed across the website. Perhaps the biggest announcement involved…

Facebook Responds To “Discover New Games” Problem

This morning we ran a story about a problem with Facebook’s “Discover New Games” feature. Some users who visited Facebook’s games page were being told that their friends were playing certain games. In many cases, though, those friends had either…

First Look at Isis Mobile Wallet

We are getting our first glimpse of Isis, the mobile wallet app that will be available to more than 100 million United State Credit Card holders this summer. The new app will compete with Google Wallet and Opera, offering a…