Birther buzz booms with 'smoking gun'

by Andrea Shea King -- The Smoking Gun WorldNetDaily's headline story over the weekend, "Is this really smoking gun of Obama's Kenyan birth?" created quite a buzz of activity at Free Republic's site, more…

Can we discuss this in polite company?

by Andrea Shea King -- From video to audio – it's a snap! This makes grabbing audio clips and music a snap. Listen to YouTube converts any video into a sound file without more…

The odd and the honorable

by Andrea Shea King -- Birth of a hornet This slab of steel can fly at speeds of 1,190 mph. Watch how it's birthed in this time lapse video. Would you admit it more…

Play ball! (And don't let 'em steal home)

by Andrea Shea King -- This week's surf through the Internet takes us to a number of computer and Internet tech-related sites. From baseball to travelers and vacationers, we've got the bases covered. more…

Patriotic people, unite!

by Andrea Shea King -- Last week, Fox News reported how one soldier's memoriam rocketed up Twitter "charts". "A father's desire to honor his stepson, slain in Afghanistan on Independence Day, quickly became more…

The king of … the Internet? … is dead

by Andrea Shea King -- The headline "Jackson dies, almost takes Internet with him" pretty much summed it up. Without question, the BIG story this week was Michael Jackson. News of the pop more…

Dictators can't hide in Twitterverse

by Andrea Shea King -- As thousands of Iranian protesters took to Tehran streets over the past week, the exploding Twitter universe, or "Twitterverse," proved yet again the value and prominence that micro-blogging more…

Twitter News Network?

by Andrea Shea King -- The immediacy of microblogging in reporting world events as they unfold was evidenced again with last weekend's elections in Iran and the ensuing outrage in Tehran streets. Iranian more…

Heard the Bing buzz?

by Andrea Shea King -- Have you heard the Bing buzz yet? Launched last week with the tagline "the decision engine," Bing is Microsoft’s new search engine touting a new more organized layout more…