Twitter Holds $450-Million Jackpot Ticket

Twitter Holds $450-Million Jackpot Ticket

US, 28 February 2011 – Can you hear that? It’s Twitter laughing all the way to the bank as JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s new Digital Growth fund is in talks to buy a 10% stake in the Internet messaging and communications site. 10% mean nothing without a value. Well, it seems the Internet geniuses at […]

Justin Bieber Puts Johnny Depp In A Tight Spot

Justin Bieber Puts Johnny Depp In A Tight Spot

US, 27 February 2011 – While at the Four Seasons Hotel in Los Angeles promoting his forthcoming animated movie Rango, Johnny Depp was surprised by Justin Bieber who came by to say “hi”. Depp will have some explaining to do to his daughter Lily Rose who is struck by Bieber Fever. It’s funny the power […]

Marijuana Benefits Finally Given Credit

Marijuana Benefits Finally Given Credit

US/Canada, 25 February 2011 – Marijuana benefits are always disputed by the authorities that have an interest in keeping it illegal, including governments. Finally, a small, objective Canadian study on marijuana was funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, the Alberta Cancer Board, Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research […]

Canadian Alert On 10 Most Wanted Criminals

Canadian Alert On 10 Most Wanted Criminals

Canada, 23 February 2011 – Canadians are asked to keep a look out for British Columbia’s 10 most wanted criminals that could be hiding in your city. On Tuesday, the RCMP released a list of criminals being hunted down for first-degree murder, trafficking, fraud, money laundering, assault and other offences. If you see any of […]

Google Puts Fear Into Kayak, Expedia And Travelocity

Google Puts Fear Into Kayak, Expedia And Travelocity

US, 19 February 2011 – Google wants in on the online travel market and is putting legitimate fear into the big Internet travel players like Kayak, Expedia and Travelocity, amongst others. You know when Google wants to penetrate a market, they do what it takes to get in… in a big way. They’re promising consumers […]

Apple’s App Store Subscription Service Or Google’s One Pass

Apple’s App Store Subscription Service Or Google’s One Pass

US, 17 February 2011 – Let the games begin. Just one day after Apple announced its new in-app recurring subscription services, Google announced the launch of a similar system called One-Pass that’s significantly cheaper for the content publisher. While Apple takes a 30% cut on the deal from publishers, Google only takes 10%. But, is […]

Apple’s New iTunes In-App Subscription Outrage

Apple’s New iTunes In-App Subscription Outrage

US, 16 February 2011 – App developers are outraged by Apple’s new iTunes in-app subscription service policies. While streaming music service Rhapsody is openly voicing its disagreement with the new policy, other publishers are looking into legal action. Yesterday, Apple launched a new subscription service that allows iOS application developers the possibility of having recurring […]

Red Bull And The Danger Of Energy Drinks

Red Bull And The Danger Of Energy Drinks

US, 15 February 2011 – Red Bull and energy drinks have experienced an extraordinary expansion in North America in recent years with no signs of slowing down. Strategic marketing makes them seem healthy and beneficial when in reality they are actually dangerous. Some properties in Red Bull and other energy drinks are unregulated but have […]

Justin Bieber Never Say Never Movie Mania

Justin Bieber Never Say Never Movie Mania

U.S., 11 February 2011 – Justin Bieber’s Never Say Never 3D autobiography movie is finally released today to eager Bieber Fever fans. The movie cannot disappoint fans – it is more of what they’re craving for. But will too much of Bieber hurt him in the end? This question has been raised by critics but […]

Verizon iPhone 4 Unexpected Bonus

Verizon iPhone 4 Unexpected Bonus

U.S., 10 February 2011 – Verizon iPhone pre-order sales on February 3 to existing clients was the biggest launch ever for one carrier at an estimated 500 thousand units in one day. Today is open door to all customers and Verizon’s iPhone 4 comes with an unexpected bonus. Independent, non-profit, magazine Consumer Reports were weighing […]