Google+ Now Lets You Guilt Friends Into Wishing You A Happy Birthday

The Facebook birthday is synonymous with lazy friends. They no longer have to remember your birthday as the service will tell them when they have to post a shallow “Happy Birthday!” on your Timeline. Google+ has lacked the ability to…

Angelina Jolie Turns 37: Twitter Reacts

Angelina Jolie, humanitarian extraordinaire and star of such cinematic delights as “Girl, Interrupted”, “Mr. and Mrs. Smith”, and “Wanted,” turns 37 today. So if you happen to be in the bakery section of your favorite neighborhood grocer, buy an extra…

YouTube Celebrates Its Seventh Birthday

YouTube is seven years old. That’s less than a decade. It’s hard to believe something so ubiquitous as YouTube has been around for such a short span of time, and it demonstrates how quickly technology is currently progressing. To celebrate…

Minecraft Turns 3-Years-Old And Is Still Growing

Who knew Minecraft, first revealed back in May of 2009, would turn into the cultural phenomenon that it is today? I sure didn’t and I’m pretty sure even the game’s creators are still floored to this day that the game…

YouTube Live Celebrates One Year Anniversary

In celebration of YouTube Live’s one year birthday, they are rolling out new features. Wirecast for YouTube Live A new software that comes free to YouTube Partners. It allows people to produce and stream live events directly on YouTube from…

Celebrating Nyan Cat’s One Year Birthday

How does it feel when you watch memes age before your eyes? Does it give you pause, realizing how many trends have become popular, only to be forgotten almost as quickly since Nyan Cat was uploaded? After enough memes start…

Birthday Fail: Knocked Out Cold [Viral Video]

Megan’s friends gathered around to wish her a happy birthday. They sang the song. She blew out the candles. Then…

Steve Jobs’ Birthday Today

Today would’ve been the 57th birthday of Apple cofounder Steve Jobs, who passed away last October after a long battle with cancer. Fan commemoration has been a trending topic, and there had been speculation that Apple was going to release…

François Truffaut Google Doodle Celebrates Film Makers Life

Ireland gets a fancy slide show Google Doodle celebrating famed film maker Francois Truffaut. For those unaware, Francois Truffaut was one of the founders of the French New Wave movement. He made classic films such as Les Quatre Cents Coups…

Funny or Die Celebrates Twitter’s 5th Year Anniversary

It’s hard to imagine we’ve had Twitter for only five years. The social networking platform has certainly changed the way we communicate, specifically the speed of communication. While it has advanced so much, it also has been chided as being…