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Tweet Follow me Tech TimesIt’s been five decades since IBM introduced its first-ever mainframe and 50 years later it’s still innovating on the powerhouse platform. (Photo : Flickr | Bill Bradford). While some of us were learning to color, memorize the alphabet and obviously proving to be a …Mainframe turns 50: IBM System/360 launch was dawn of enterprise ITComputerworldFifty years on, mainframer remembers ‘a fantastic time to be an engineer’Australian Techworld all 22 news articles ...

Tweet Follow me Social Media Buzz: ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ Faces Box Office VictoryVarietyWhen it comes to box office power and social–media muscle, the movies of the Marvel Universe are the strongest around right now, with “The Avengers” and “Iron Man 3” the highest-grossing films worldwide of 2012 and 2013, respectively, with both … and more …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google      ...

Tweet Follow me Humorist shares dangers of social mediaValley morning StarGail Hand talks to TSTC students about how employers have the legal right to ask for your social media passwords in Texas and that Google can store photos of you from years back during her workshop about the effects social media can have on your future. …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google      ...

Tweet Follow me Los Angeles TimesBrandon Eich’s 10-day reign as CEO of Mozilla, developer of the popular Firefox web browser, ended Thursday. He was done in by the news that he had donated $1,000 in 2008 to support Proposition 8, the anti-gay rights measure on the California ballot that …Mozilla CEO resignation raises free-speech issuesSFGateMozilla’s CEO Headache Comes Amidst A Challenging Shift To MobileForbesWhy some liberals are uneasy about Brendan Eich’s resignation from MozillaDeseret...

Tweet Follow me Portland doctor sounds alarms as social media prompts more interest in plastic …Portland Business Journal (blog)The Facebook facelift? The term refers to a new, some would say disturbing, phenomenon of the digital age — plastic surgery prompted by social media. Good Morning America did a segment on the trend. And Dr. James Chan, a board-certified Portland … …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google      ...

Tweet Follow me Saudi GazetteA reconstruction of the Daohugou fauna in northeastern China during the Jurassic Period, featuring feathered dinosaurs, pterosaurs, early mammals and amphibians is pictured in this handout artist’s illustration obtained by Reuters. NEW YORK — An …American Museum of Natural History pterosaur exhibit opens in New YorkState ColumnTaking the Kids — five places to get up close and personal to dinosaursFox NewsMysterious prehistoric reptiles fly into NYDaily TimesNY1...

Tweet Follow me The Last Mile helps ex-con interns join tech startupsCBC.caWhile he was behind bars, where prisoners had no access to computers, the world changed dramatically: The internet became a huge part of our lives, smartphones hit the market, and generations of tech startups were born, grew and struggled to make it … and more …read more Source: Startups News From Google News      ...

Tweet Follow me NRN Social 200: Red Lobster’s focus on social media marketing pays offNation’s Restaurant NewsNRN reintroduced its Social 200 platform in early April to index the social media effectiveness of the restaurant industry’s largest brands on a daily basis. The tool tracks, quantifies and ranks the social relationships between consumers and the … …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google      ...

Tweet Follow me Taveras revives Providence program to finance startups with ‘high growth …The Providence JournalPROVIDENCE, R.I. — Mayor Angel Taveras has revived a city program to finance startup businesses that have “high growth” potential. The city will relaunch the technology startup investment program it suspended in 2013, this time with smaller investments. …read more Source: Startups News From Google News      ...

Tweet Follow me Guardian Liberty VoiceJames Franco is the latest celebrity to land himself in hot water with his lack of proper social media etiquette, having attempted to pick up a 17-year-old girl via Instagram. The conversation, released as screen captures, has heaped a pile of …James Franco Says He Did Hit On a Teen, Because Social Media Is TrickyGawkerJames Franco admits Instagram hook-up attempt with teen: ‘Social media is tricky’The Star-LedgerJames Franco admits to hitting on teen, blames...

Tweet Follow me Artist Who Scaled Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge, Posted Video To YouTube …CBS LocalFagan, 35, surrendered to police Friday morning with his attorney present, police said. Fagan faces reckless endangerment and criminal trespass charges. The climb went virtually undetected until the video was uploaded to YouTube by street artist … …read more Source: YouTube News Feed From Google News      ...

Tweet Follow me Save YouTube videos to your iPhone for offline viewingCNETitube-icon.jpg Xiaokang Ren Google’s YouTube app is all well and good for watching Superman rescue Sandra Bullock, airplane passengers belt out “Circle of Life,” and the like. But what if you want to view your favorite clips when there’s no Internet … …read more Source: YouTube News Feed From Google News      ...

Tweet Follow me Wall Street Journal (blog)David Ortiz’s now-infamous selfie photo with President Obama has received over 70,000 comments in social media, most focused on the slugger rather than Samsung, according to Networked Insights, a social media analytics firm. Mr. Ortiz was mentioned in …Ortiz: Obama Samsung Selfie Was No Marketing StuntMashableSamsung Told The Selfie Stops At The PresidentMediaPost Communications all 96 news articles …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google      ...

Tweet Follow me Wall Street JournalMozilla ex-CEO Brendan Eich has been publicly crucified because he donated $1,000 to a 2008 California ballot measure (Proposition 8) that banned same-sex marriage (and has since been struck down). The software entrepreneur was forced to step down …Mozilla CEO resignation raises free-speech issuesChron.comHow Silicon Valley trolled Mozilla’s CEO out of officeVentureBeatEich Falls on Sword for MozillaTechNewsWorldAutostraddle –Deseret Newsall 171 news articles ...

Tweet Follow me Disney and Dreamworks Animation Are Making Big Bets on YouTube GrowthMotley FoolThe big news for Disney (NYSE: DIS ) this past week was its acquisition of Maker Studios. The media giant is paying up to $950 million for the popular YouTube video network. The move represents how media companies continue to place big bets on … and more …read more Source: YouTube News Feed From Google News      ...

Tweet Follow me Social media policy group mulling likely reaction from regentsLawrence Journal WorldEmporia — After mulling public comments, the work group reviewing the Kansas Board of Regents current social media policy made final changes Friday to a proposed replacement policy that they will take to the regents later this month. The group made … …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google      ...

Tweet Follow me Folio MagazinePandoDaily, founded in January of 2012, offers readers news and analysis of the technology market, as well as commentary on Silicon Valley happenings and the latest startup companies. Her reference to tasting blood comes from a quote by Tesla and … …read more Source: Startups News From Google News      ...

Tweet Follow me Gener8tor Demos Latest Startups, Growth of Local SceneXconomyThursday night’s closing event for gener8tor’s winter startup accelerator program in Madison, WI, was an indication of the progress made since January by its five new graduates. It was also a microcosm of how Wisconsin’s overall startup community has … …read more Source: Startups News From Google News      ...

Tweet Follow me Social Media Today: Messenger Update, Vine Messages, Privacy DinoCBS LocalFacebook has updated its Messenger app with a major new feature, users can now make free voice calls to their Facebook friends. When you view Facebook contacts from within Messenger, a phone icon now appears next to their name. To start a call simply … and more …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google      ...

Tweet Follow me Investor’s Business DailyA tear-down analysis of the $99 Internet streaming video box by iFixit shows that Amazon (AMZN) Fire TV uses considerable space to disperse heat from its quad-core, 1.7 gigahertz processor, the Qualcomm (QCOM) Krait 300. The iFixit team posted its …Tech Guy: A new set-top box enters the marketWAAYAmazon Fire TV takes aim at Roku and Apple TV (+video)Christian Science MonitorAmazon Fire TV ReviewTom’s Guide all 1,540 news articles …read more Source:...