Dreamforce: In SF SalesForce.com Needs Consultants, In ATL, Job Fair Draws Thousands

At Dreamforce San Francisco, SalesForce.com‘s effort to teach Salesforce users and developers about the benefits of cloud computing that’s underway at Moscone Center, Salesforce Senior Vice President of Worldwide Partners…

Platinum : All Women Dance Group At Oakland Pride, This Sunday

Platinum is an Oakland dance group like no other. It’s the all-women dance group product of Oakland’s New Style Motherlode, and includes a friend of my from my Skyline High…

Oakland Pride Seeks Volunteers For Sunday September 4th

UPDATE: My name is Jonathan Arnold and I am the Volunteer Coordinator for Oakland Pride. We are looking for volunteers in all areas of the festival, and our greatest need…

Dancing With The Stars 2011 Cast Panned On DWTS Facebook Page

Now that the Dancing With The Stars 2011 cast has been set, and people from all corners are making their predictions on who will win, also coming in are view…

Dancing With The Stars 2011: Hope Solo For The Win

Now that the field for Dancing With The Stars 2011 has been announced, the next big question is “Who will win?” out of the list of contestants: It’s a question…

Hope Solo Dancing With The Stars 2011 Shout Out

Here’s to USA Women’s Soccer star, now mega-star Hope Solo, with this Dancing With The Stars 2011 Shout Out! Two years ago, or so really, few knew who Hope Solo…

VMAs Beyonce Baby Bump Sets Twitter Tweets Per Second Record

Proving that MTV gets Twitter, the Beyonce Baby Bump moment from Sunday’s VMAs (Video Music Awards) set a new Twitter tweets per second record, beating the Women’s World Cup Final…

Burning Man Live Stream 2011

Live broadcasting by Ustream Well, once again, this blogger’s not at Burning Man, ad not on the playa in Black Rock Nevada. And still, even with the number of people…

Stephen Curry: GS Warriors PG Gets NBA Lockout Workout; Roasts Tout.com Intern

If you’re wondering what Golden State Warriors Point Guard Stephen Curry’s doing to stay in basketball shape during the NBA Lockout, take a look at the video below: Curry’s at…

Kajeet: Rick Bolander Funds Cell Phone Service For Kids To Battle Sexting

If you’re a parent who’s wondered how to virtually corral the chance that your kids will use their cell phone for something called “sexting,” you’ve probably pounded your head in…

Dancing With The Stars 2011 Cast: Kristin Cavallari, Ron Artest, Nancy Grace, Hope Solo

Ok what do Kristin Cavallari Kristin Cavallari Ron Artest, Nancy Grace, Hope Solo, Ricki Lake, Chynna Phillips Elisabetta Canalis, David Arquette, Rob Kardashian, Ryan O’Neal, Jr. Martinez, and Chaz Bono…

Chick-Fil-A Breakfast Free Offer At Top Of Trends? People Are Hungry

At first that Chick-Fil-A would be at the top of Google Trends as of this writing would come as a surprise, but when you stop and consider the wave of…

Google Wins One, Loses A Big One Focusing On Larry Page

The search giant Google, that this blogger remembers as popular new device with Berkeley and Stanford students back in 1999, had one major legal victory and another major legal loss:…

Google AdSense Users Complain Of Revenue Drop; Panda At Fault?

Google AdSense, the ad-serving system used on scores of blogs and websites, is generally favored over competitor services because of its higher “RPM” rate, or “Revenue Per Thousands Of Impressions.”…

Hurricane Irene – Time Lapse Video Of Irene Hitting Manhattan

As Hurricane Irene makes its way through the East Coast, it has caused floods, and as of this writing now, 11 deaths. The exact magnitude of the damage caused by…

Hurricane Irene

I already made a post about Irene on the New York blog, but as the storm has progressed updates are necessary. Here is a video of what Bangor, Maine is…

Hurricane Irene From The Social Media View: On Tout.com “Pretty Intense”

One way I’ve tracked the impact of Hurricane Irene on the people in its path is via social media, and for this blogger, that primarily means Twitter.com, Tout.com, and YouTube.com.…

Hurricane Irene Hits Atlantic City, Heads For Manhattan

Hurricane Irene, this blogger was wrong about you. You’re not over-hyped, as it happens. Just ask Atlantic City, New Jersey, where the storm has caused flooding and power-outages in and…

Lane Kiffin’s Al Davis Oakland Raiders Blast Very Sad

Lane Kiffin can’t get the Oakland Raiders out of his head. USC Coach Lane Kiffin’s several years and two football teams removed from his brief go as Head Coach Of…

Hurricane Irene: Party At Hookalicious, Greenville, North Carolina

Hurricane Irene party? Yes! While the nation watches, waits, and cowers in fear of Hurricane Irene, they’re partying at Hookalicious, in Greenville, North Carolina. Four deaths have been blamed for…

Hurricane Irene Hits The East Coast; Irene Over-Hyped?

On Hurricane Irene watch, like much of the nation. As I blog this, it’s 10:54 AM EST, and sun’s shining in Atlanta, Georgia. But that’s not the case just 200…

Calling Out Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson To Tout.Com

This blogger is calling Out Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson To Tout.Com. For millions of years, famed WWE star and actor Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has been on the featured page…

Fashion And Style Trends And Developments – Why 70s Glam?

Going all the way back to 2004, when Zennie’s Zeitgeist blog was created, and is now Zennie62.com, the interest has always been in trends and current events. But one major…

Minka Kelly and Derek Jeter Split

MTV reports that actress Minka Kelly has split from boyfriend, Yankees player Derek Jeter. The two dated for three years, but sources say that the split was amicable. When is…

Steve Jobs Resigns From Apple: Allen Paltrow’s Story Of Meeting Jobs

As the news of Apple CEO Steve Jobs decision to step down from the post of leader of the iconic company he created spreads, some interesting perspectives on Jobs come…

On The Oakland Tribune, Mayor Quan, and BART’s Linton Johnson

My celebration of the suddenly free “Oakland Tribune” from the hands of the Bay Area New Group, or BANG, both ruffled feathers and gained supporters. One email I received went…

Steve Jobs Resigns: Tim Cook Now Apple CEO And Twitter Trend

Steve Jobs sudden departure from the post of Apple CEO, and his recommendation of Chief Operating Officer (COO) Tim Cook to replace him, has many scratching their heads and asking…

Steve Jobs : Apple CEO Steps Down, Bad For Apple And The SF Bay Area

The news that Apple CEO Steve Jobs is stepping down from his post because he’s, as he put it, “no longer meet my duties and expectations as Apple’s CEO,” is…

Steve Jobs Resigns as Apple CEO

Steve Jobs is 55-years-old and has been suffering from pancreatic cancer, as reported by PBS. He has been on medical leave since January 17, 2011 and he has recently (just…

The Oakland Tribune is Gone? Yipee!!!

When I got the news that the Oakland Tribune was no more, I could not understand why the reaction expressed above just came out, as “Yipee,” but it did. Spontaneously.…

What You Need To Live Off The Land, Aside From Money (Infographic)

There’s a pretty cool infographic making the Internet rounds, but it does have a problem, this blogger thinks. It’s called “What You Need To Live Off The Land,” and was…

Libya Rebels Attack Gaddafi Compound, CNN’s Sara Sidner Reports Fallback

Tuesday, August 23, 2011 will go down as a red-letter day in history, because on this day rebels took over Libya’s capital of Tripoli and stormed the Gaddafi Compound. Along…

Earthquake In DC: Unusual Three Significant Earthquakes In USA In Two Days

While the nation is talking about the “Earthquake In DC,” and the now estimated at 5.8 earthquake that hit three cities in Northern Virginia, next to the Nations’s Capital, no…

5.9 Earthquake in Virginia felt In Atlanta, Georgia

This is my 15 second Tout report from earlier today: The large scale earthquake of 5.9 on the Richter Scale, and that struck officially “Tuesday, August 23, 2011 at 01:51:04…

Kate Winslet Helps Richard Branson and 90-Year Old Mom Escape Fire

An awful story placed in my Facebook feed (thanks to Karen Brown) about Virgin Chairman Richard Branson’s Necker Island House Fire, but a story made better by the outpouring of…