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First Wii U Commercial Is Trying To Make Me Regret Pre-Ordering It First Wii U Commercial Is Trying To Make Me Regret Pre-Ordering It
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I am dangerously susceptible to hype. The Wii U is the latest hype machine that got a pre-order out of me before I could rationally think about it. NIntendo hasn’t done anything yet to make me regret my choice, but …

Cholesterol Drug Wins FDA Recommendation Cholesterol Drug Wins FDA Recommendation
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Isis Pharmaceuticals recently announced that the Endocrinologic and Metabolic Drugs Advisory Committee of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) found the company’s drug, Kynamro (the trade name for mipomersen sodium) has been demonstrated to exhibit “sufficient” efficacy and safety …

Watch the Third Party Candidates Debate Live on YouTube Watch the Third Party Candidates Debate Live on YouTube
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Tonight, the final Presidential debate takes place between Democratic incumbent Barack Obama and his Republican challenger Mitt Romney. And although those are the two candidates for America’s highest office that you hear about the most, there are actually other people …

Kim Kardashian And What Google Thinks About Her Kim Kardashian And What Google Thinks About Her
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Week after week, Kim Kardashian, love or hate her fame, dominates popular culture and interest from web searchers. She regularly appears as a trending topic on various sites across the web, and many people just can’t seem to get enough …

iPad Mini Event Will Focus On Education iPad Mini Event Will Focus On Education
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Education is obviously important to Apple. The company took time out in January to devote an entire press conference to iBooks 2 and interactive textbooks. Since then, schools around the world have ditched books in favor of giving every student …

Lance Armstrong Ruling: Stripped of Tour de France Titles Lance Armstrong Ruling: Stripped of Tour de France Titles
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The International Cycling Union (UCI) today announced that it has completed its review of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency’s (USADA) decision regarding Lance Armstrong’s alleged doping. The UCI has decided not to appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport, and …

noPhoto Wants to Stick It to the Man, One Avoided Traffic Cam Ticket at a Time noPhoto Wants to Stick It to the Man, One Avoided Traffic Cam Ticket at a Time

Freedom, security, and privacy. Those are some pretty weighty concepts to be used in the discussion of license plate technology. But that’s what noLimits Enterprises says it can give drivers all across the country with its new product, noPhoto. “The …

Google Shopping And Its Impact On Online Retailers Google Shopping And Its Impact On Online Retailers
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Earlier this month, Google announced the official date that all Google Shopping results in the U.S. would come from merchants who are Product Listing Ads advertisers. That date was October 17 – Wednesday. Is the new Google Shopping an improvement …

Twitter Blocks Neo-Nazi Account in Germany, Marking First Use of Local Censorship Policy Twitter Blocks Neo-Nazi Account in Germany, Marking First Use of Local Censorship Policy
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As of right now, there are tweets floating around that everyone in the world can access except the residents of a single country – and it was Twitter’s doing. In a move of local censorship, Twitter has apparently blocked German …

Halloween, Vespas, and Wallets Full of Puppies Halloween, Vespas, and Wallets Full of Puppies

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

Eric Schmidt Will Soon Send Robots To Parties To Represent Him Eric Schmidt Will Soon Send Robots To Parties To Represent Him

Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt spoke at the company’s Zeitgeist Americas 2012 conference this week. If you have sixteen minutes to spare, check it out below. He speaks about how technology will shape the next five to ten years, and …

BioShock Infinite Board Game Announced, Trailer Coming This Weekend BioShock Infinite Board Game Announced, Trailer Coming This Weekend
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Today PlaidHat Games announced that it is currently developing a board game based on the upcoming BioShock Infinite video game. The board game will be called BioShock Infinite: The Siege of Columbia and pits players against each other as they …

Sony Nexus X Was A Fake, Creator Explains How He Did It Via Infographic Sony Nexus X Was A Fake, Creator Explains How He Did It Via Infographic
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Remember that Sony Nexus phone that was leaked a few days ago? Turns out the whole thing was a fake. Unlike most fakes, however, the creator has come forward to explain why he did it. He also showed off how …

Google Lets Chrome App Developers Verify Site Ownership From Chrome Web Store Google Lets Chrome App Developers Verify Site Ownership From Chrome Web Store
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Google has let webmasters and developers verify ownership of their sites in Webmaster Tools for some time, but now Google has also added the option from the Chrome Web Store, which makes a great deal of sense, considering that to …

Facebook Questions Get the Hook Facebook Questions Get the Hook
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So long, Facebook Questions. We barely knew ye, nor ever really cared to. Facebook Questions debuted in the summer of 2010 and gave users the ability to post public queries to their friends. Who’s the best Backstreet Boy? What’s the …

Having Trouble Losing Weight? This Robot Can Help Having Trouble Losing Weight? This Robot Can Help
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The journey to losing weight is one fraught with peril. I’ve tried many times in the past to start exercising to better myself, but it’s too easy to lose motivation and just give up. Some would suggest hiring a personal …

“American Horror Story”: Familiar Face Returning “American Horror Story”: Familiar Face Returning

“American Horror Story: Asylum” will be seeing one more familiar face returning to its cast this season, even though the story and timeline are completely different from the first installment. Dylan McDermott will be joining the mental asylum where the …

Google Talks About Its ChromeVox Accessibility Extension [Video] Google Talks About Its ChromeVox Accessibility Extension [Video]

Google has posted a video about ChromeVox, the company’s screen reader Chrome extension. “Unlike most accessibility software, it is built using only web technologies like HTML5, CSS and Javascript. ChromeVox was designed from the start to enable unprecedented access to …

BlackBerry Loses Another Large U.S. Company BlackBerry Loses Another Large U.S. Company
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Last month, new Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer sent an email to all Yahoo employees informing them that they would be getting a free smartphone. There was only one catch: the device could not be a BlackBerry. The idea was for …

Facebook to Tell Us More About Gifts at November 1st Event Facebook to Tell Us More About Gifts at November 1st Event
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Are you excited about having the ability to send your Facebook friends real, tangible gifts? Is it “ability” or “obligation?” Hm. That might make all the difference. Either way, the new Facebook Gifts platform is on the way, and we …

Will The iPad Mini Replace The iPad 2? Will The iPad Mini Replace The iPad 2?

When Apple unveiled the new iPad earlier this year, the company reduced the price of the iPad 2. The price drop ensured the iPad 2 still had plenty of life left in it until the next iPad hit in 2013. …

Timberlake/Biel Wedding: It’s Official Timberlake/Biel Wedding: It’s Official

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel confirmed to People Magazine that they did indeed marry in Italy, as had been rumored all week. The couple said they invited family and close friends to the event earlier this week and hosted an …

Verizon Highlights Its Privacy Policy in the Wake of Windows Phone Rumors Verizon Highlights Its Privacy Policy in the Wake of Windows Phone Rumors
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Earlier today rumors surfaced that Windows Phone 8 devices scheduled to be sold and used on Verizon’s network might be delayed or even cancelled. The story is that Verizon wants more access to Windows 8 smartphones, to better collect users’ …

Two out of Three Social Media Users Let Their Political Flag Fly Two out of Three Social Media Users Let Their Political Flag Fly
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While we can’t comment on the veracity, tactfulness, or true motivations behind any of it, we can report that a majority of social media users are using it to engage politically – in some fashion. We can tell you that …