Lucianne Goldberg retweet nails it: Is this Obama’s next Ukraine move?

Lucianne Goldberg retweet nails it: Is this Obama’s next Ukraine move?

The Obama administration has clearly spent more time war planning against @RepDarrellIssa then Vladimir Putin — THE Chris Coon (@Coondawg68) March 5, 2014 O-Bam! It’s frightening because it seems true. But, no worries, guys! President Obama is on the case. Lucianne Goldberg retweeted the “scoop”: Will this be his next move? Obama's about to unveil […]

Comcast, Time Warner Cable Deal Undone

Comcast has decided to abandon its plan to merge with Time Warner Cable, according to multiple press reports. The company is expected to make a formal announcement on Friday. About a week after reports emerged indicating the U.S. Department of Justice was leaning against Comcast’s $45.2 billion dollar bid to absorb TWC, unnamed sources told […]

Take Your Apple Watch Face and Love It!

Apple is known for fantastic product design, but it’s not known for customization. The first iPhone hit the world nearly eight years ago, and yet our “customizable” home screen options are limited to the organization of app icons and some wallpaper choices that can produce color tints through translucent layers. So all of us future […]

YouTube Marks 10 Years of Nondisruptive Revolution

YouTube on Thursday celebrated its first full decade. It was 10 years ago to the day that cofounder Jawed Karim uploaded the site’s first video. It was a humble beginning: a 19-second clip of elephants, with Karim declaring that the pachyderms have “really, really long trunks.” In fairness, it may have been in keeping with […]

HuffPo reporter: Obamacare opponents will just parrot claims of corporations?

HuffPo reporter: Obamacare opponents will just parrot claims of corporations?

So, I guess any corporation that wants to cut benefits will just blame Obamacare? And ACA opponents will just parrot that? — Michael McAuliff (@mmcauliff) August 22, 2013 A balanced journalist might also ask the opposite question: Will Obamacare proponents keep parroting Obama administration claims that the corporations are lying about what the ACA is […]

The Growing Robocall Menace

Automated telephone calls, also known as “robocalls,” used to drive me crazy. Then they stopped, and life was quiet, peaceful and beautiful once again, but just for a few short years. Those disturbing calls have started once again, and now they are worse than ever. Why? And how can we stop them? Robocalls typically are […]

Google’s Low-Fee Fi: Ho-Hum

Google on Wednesday announced Fi, a program that combines the wireless networks of carrier partners Sprint and T-Mobile with more than 1 million free, open WiFi hotspots Google has verified as fast and reliable. Users’ devices will move automatically to the fastest connection — 4G LTE being the standard in the United States, accessing 3G […]

Obama’s flag reminds many Twitter users of U.S. consulate blood stains

Obama’s flag reminds many Twitter users of U.S. consulate blood stains

Obama now selling American flag prints with Obama logo and what looks like blood streaks for stripes http://t.co/qODFU6PZ #tcot #tlot — FAM Blog (@famblog) September 20, 2012 Twitchy told you earlier tonight about the Obama campaign’s vulgar American flag makeover — now selling for $35. We spotlighted a trenchant image getting traction on Twitter that […]

VCs Cough Up $100M for Cybersecurity Startup Illumio

Illumio, a 2-year-old cybersecurity startup, last week announced it had raised $100 million in a Series C round of financing, bringing its total funding over the past 27 months to more than $142 million. New investors Accel Partners and BlackRock Funds joined Investors Formation 8, Andreessen Horowitz and General Catalyst in the round. Other investors […]

AWKward: Is Verizon still running ads for its ‘Share Everything’ plan?

AWKward: Is Verizon still running ads for its ‘Share Everything’ plan?

CNN just ran a @verizon "share everything" plan Ad. Ooops. — David Clinch (@DavidClinchNews) June 6, 2013 Oops, indeed! Verizon’s ad for its “Share Everything” plan takes on an eerily sinister tone today as we learn that it was Verizon doing the sharing. Share everything … with the NSA. Time to kill that ad campaign, […]