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Angry Birds Facebook Gets New Social Tournaments

A couple of weeks ago, Rovio launched the newest part of their social empire: A Facebook version of Angry Birds. Well they have now taken that one step further by making tournaments so you and all of your friends can …

Flashing Headlights To Warn About Police Is First Amendment Right
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In a surprising move, a judge in Sanford, Florida ruled that a man who flashed his headlights to warn neighbors that a deputy had set up a speed trap nearby was lawfully exercising his First Amendment right to freedom of …

Google Disagrees With UK Porn Blocking Plan Google Disagrees With UK Porn Blocking Plan

A couple of weeks ago the Parlament and the Prime Ministerin the United Kingdom began a debate over whether pornography should be automatically banned from the internet. The blocking would be at the network level and people would have to …

Xbox 360 Getting United States Ban Hammer?
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The smackdown is about to be laid on Microsoft by the International Trade Commission after a Seattle judge has ruled in favor of Motorola Mobility in a huge patent lawsuit that was originally filed in 2010. Microsoft was handed a …

What Kind Of Geek Are You? [Infographic] What Kind Of Geek Are You? [Infographic]

Have you ever wondered what kind of geek you are? Have you ever wanted an easy guide on how to identify other geeks? Well the boys over at Bestcollegesonline.org have done exactly that. In infographic form, they have compiled an …

NASA Updates Iphone App To Version 2.0 NASA Updates Iphone App To Version 2.0

NASA is pretty much at the forefront of technology when it comes to a lot of things. SO it is no surprise that they have launched a version 2.0 for their iPhone app. What is surprising is that the app …

Scotty Beams Up To Space By SpaceX

So SpaceX just successfully launched their Falcon 9 rocket into space. Apparently the rocket had some stowaways on it in the name of ashes of some of our dearly departed. One of the celebrities is the world famous James “Scotty” …

SpaceX Launches Falcon 9 Rocket…..Finally SpaceX Launches Falcon 9 Rocket…..Finally

Today at 3:44AM SapceX finally launched their highly touted oft delayed Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral Space Center. The Launch, which was originally slated for yesterday, was aborted due to a failed valve on engine #5 caused an unsafe …

Star Wars Geometry Is Not A L7 Weenie

Star Wars fans get the trophy for the second most dedicated fans there are (Trekkies win….nerds, LOL). They have fantastic art to show that is inspired by the vast expanded universe. The art that I have seen seems to have …

Angry Birds Land Coming To A China Near You

Rovio is not happy with the amount of world domination that it has enjoyed so far. It scoffs at the billion downloads of its various Angry birds games. It guffaws at the studios it has purchased. They crow at their …

Battlefield 3 DLC to be $30? [Rumor]
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A very disturbing thing popped up on the intranets today. A website called Gamefanshop.com has posted a pre order for the upcoming Battlefield 3 expansion pack titled “Close Quarters.” The problem? The list price is $30!!!! Either this is a …

Battlefield 3 Premium Is A One Time DLC Bundle

I reported last week that Battlefield 3 was going to get a premium subscription service ala Call of Duty Elite. The service would have had a yearly subscription service. As it turns out the premium service will be a one …

Bay To Breakers Celebrates 101st Anniversary

(image) One of the oldest continuos footrace held in the world just celebrated its 101st anniversary on Sunday. It is also the weirdest and most bizarre footrace in the world. The Bay to Breakers footrace started in 1912 as a …

DC Superheroes Promote Tourism With New Posters
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Ever wondered what your favorite super heroes do when they are in costume but not saving the world? Do they only hang out in the Hall of Justice? Seems king of weird to have a bunch of people in tights …

SpaceX Launch Aborted At Last Second SpaceX Launch Aborted At Last Second

The long awaited, oft delayed launch of the Falcon 9 rocket from the private space firm SpaceX has been delayed again after a failed valve on engine #5 caused an unsafe rise in pressure in the engine. The rise in …

Battleship Sinks At The Box Office
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It looks as though hollywood just might be out of good ideas. The highly advertised, highly touted(by the studio) movie based on a game, “Battleship,” completely bombed at the box office this weekend. The summer blockbuster stars Liam Neeson, Brooklyn …

Tyrannosaurus Skeleton Goes On Auction Block
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A Tyrannosaurus skeleton is going up for auction in what is probably the coolest auction in the last 65 million years. Up for auction is a Tyrannosaurus Bataar, a smaller cousin to the legendary Tyrannosaurus Rex. According to the official …

Facebook Gets Huge Oregon Tax Break Facebook Gets Huge Oregon Tax Break

Facebook has had a huge day! Not only did they have their IPO, but they also dodged a huge bullet today when the Oregon Governor signed a bill today that assesses big data centers for taxes on their local value, …

Secretary Of Energy Uses Facebook To Review Avengers

Steven Chu is the Secretary of Energy for the United States, he is also a Nobel Prize winner for Physics. Now he can add movie reviewer to his resume. Today he went on Facebook to talk about the movie that …

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 Set To Launch Dragon Into Space SpaceX’s Falcon 9 Set To Launch Dragon Into Space

After a successful test firing of the Falcon 9 boosters, and what seems like 300 delays, the crew at SpaceX are finally set to launch their rocket into space. The Falcon 9 will attempt to deliver its payload, the Dragon …

Facebook IPO Makes Zuckerberg 29th Richest Person Facebook IPO Makes Zuckerberg 29th Richest Person

Today, social networking giant Facebook made it’s initial public offering (IPO) valued at $16 billion. In doing so, Mark Zuckerberg became the 29th richest person in the entire world and the 16th richest American according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index …

Video Game Characters And Their Realistic Portraits
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What if your favorite video game character was real? I know this sounds weird, but when you put video game sensibility into real life, the majority of time it is an epic fail. The best example is the Super Mario …

Facebook IPO Draws The Ire Of Twitter Facebook IPO Draws The Ire Of Twitter

The $100 billion dollar record breaking Facebook IPO is today. There are a lot of questions that will be answered both by the end of the day and the next few days as to whether or not the stock is …

DirecTV To Start Offering 10Mbps Internet Connection DirecTV To Start Offering 10Mbps Internet Connection
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Getting a good internet connection when you live out in the boonies has been the bane of country dwellers for years. There are options like Hughes but they are way too expensive and offer a waaay too small data cap. …