Vote for the Webby Awards Now!
Tuesday, April 10th is the launch of The Webby People’s Voice presented by Yahoo!, where you — the online voting public — have the chance to cast votes for your favorite Nominees and help them win a Webby Award.
Get in on the action by voting, and encourage your friends to do the same by using the official Webby People’s Voice hashtag, #Webby.
The Webby People’s Voice Awards polls are now open through Thursday, April 26th. Go to pv.webbyawards.com and vote for your favorites!
How to Build an App Empire: Can You Create The Next Instagram?
Great article by one of my favorite authors, Tim Ferris, on the mobile app market of today. If you have some ideas in mind or are just interested in the business you should definitely look over this piece. Hope you enjoy.
SpaceX Leading the Way for Privatized Space Flight Some big headlines in the news this week in regards to the progress of privatized space flight! NASA retired its shuttle, the Discovery, with a final flight over Washinton D.C. and will now be placed in the Smithsonian for display. This marked the end of an era … Continue reading
A study of Google searches has predicted that Tumblr is in prime position to overtake the term ‘blog’ on the web, enforcing the site’s status of being the most popular blogging platform. As seen in the diagram, ‘blog’ is still currently more popular in searches but if the trend continues, Tumblr will have overtaken the … Continue reading
It was the most talked about act of the Coachella Music Festival in Indio, CA this month. Tupac Shakur, the hip-hop legend shot dead during in 1996, was resurrected on stage in the form of 3D hologram during a live set featuring Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg. This was the premiere of the technology in … Continue reading
This is a great follow-up article to The Plugged-In Generation addressing yet another stance on the technology generation, or “Generation I” as Bill Gates likes to call it, specifically within their interactions of mobile technology. The article from the Harvard Business Review presents some really interesting and shocking facts about our use of cell phones, … Continue reading
Wordpress Dominates as Most Popular Blog Site
While for a moment Tumblr gave WordPress a run for its money, WordPress now powers nearly 73 million blogs (Tumblr has 51 million), and continues to expand its massive reach. But aside from new blogs popping up all over the place, a closer look at Technorati’s top 100 list reveals how WordPress is putting other platforms to shame in the pro space.
It was the biggest surprise in the news on Monday, Facebook, the social network giant, agreed to buy Instagram, the “popular mobile-centric photo-sharing service,” for the hefty price of $1 billion. This has created an uproar amongst many of the 30 million users of the photo service who have already begun to swear off the … Continue reading
Just before 6pm ET on Sunday, Oscar-winning filmmaker and deep-sea explorer James Cameron became the first person to dive to the deepest spot in the ocean, the Mariana Trench, solo. He was able to collect incredibly valuable data, specimens, and imagery with technology never used at these depths, over 7 … Continue reading
Seriously though, if the iPhone 5 looks anything like this, I’m going to flip. Gorgeous iPhone 5 Concept Looks Insanely Great [PICS].