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AT&T’s 9/11 ‘Tribute’ Becomes Social Media Faux Pas AT&T’s 9/11 ‘Tribute’ Becomes Social Media Faux Pas

AT&T has been forced to apologize for a series of social media posts regarding 9/11 that many called tasteless, tacky, and altogether repulsive. One must wade cautiously into the waters of anything 9/11-related, even 12 years after the terrorist attacks …

Watch Apple’s iPhone Event in Its Entirety Watch Apple’s iPhone Event in Its Entirety

Yo, iFans – if you missed Apple’s big iPhone 5S & 5C press event yesterday, you’re probably not alone. Apple chose not to stream it in the U.S. Lucky for you, it’s now available for your streaming pleasure on Apple.com. …

September 11: Watch Jon Stewart Address The Nation

After September 11, several television shows went on a brief hiatus as the nation tried to recover from and cope with the worst disaster most people of a certain age had ever seen. “The Daily Show” was one of those, …

Almost Half of U.S. Births are Paid For by Medicaid

According to a new report out from George Washington University, 45% of births in the U.S. in 2010 were paid for by Medicaid, up slightly from 43% in 2008. That amounts to 1.8 million of the estimated 4 million births …

Lemmings Touch Heads To The PS Vita

The self-destructive tendencies of Lemmings have fascinated puzzle game fans since 1991. Now the classic franchise is making a return on Sony’s newest handheld. Sony announced today that Lemmings Touch – the latest title in the franchise – is heading …

Mom Publicly Shames 11-Year-Old Daughter for Twerking at a School Dance
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The only thing more embarrassing than the thought of an 11-year-old girl twerking on some guy at a school dance is the embarrassment of having to stand on a street corner holding a twerk-shaming sign. In damn you Miley, look …

iPhone 5C = 5 Babies In This Taiwanese Animation Version Of Apple’s News iPhone 5C = 5 Babies In This Taiwanese Animation Version Of Apple’s News

NMA is at it again. The Taiwanese animation studio has put out its parody of Apple’s new iPhone 5C and 5S unveilings. The video includes such scenes as a woman trying to trade a baby for an iPhone 5C, only …

Here’s Everything That Comes With The Watch Dogs DedSec Edition
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You’d think Ubisoft would lay off the expensive special editions for next-gen launch titles, but that’s obviously not happening. It’s launching a collector’s edition for Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag and its newest IP – Watch Dogs – will be …

Mars Rover Curiosity Reaches ‘Panorama Point’

For around two months now, Mars rover Curiosity has been on a months-long journey to a Martian mountain named Mount Sharp. There, NASA researchers hope the mountain’s multiple exposed layers will shed light on the red planet’s past. Today, NASA …

Tour The 9/11 Memorial On Google Street View Tour The 9/11 Memorial On Google Street View
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Back in late May, Google announced that it had published some new imagery for New York, including imagery of Hurricane Sandy, Central Park and the 9/11 Memorial. With today’s date in mind, the memorial imagery is worth revisiting. “The 9/11 …

Westboro Baptist Church To Picket Mumford & Sons
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The Westboro Baptist Church got more than they bargained for when they picketed a Vince Gill concert recently due to their belief that his divorce and remarriage makes him an adulterer; when he saw the group standing outside with their …

Google Loses Street View Data Collection Appeal Google Loses Street View Data Collection Appeal

Google has lost its appeal in the big Street View privacy case stemming from when it collected personal data from people as its Street View cars drove around from 2008 to 2010. No word from the company on its Public …

Texting Driver Crashes into a Lake, Survives but Faces Charges
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Guys. Hey guys…guys? You have to stop texting while driving. Yes, according to recent surveys about half of you admit to the practice and a whopping 98% of you admit to doing it even though you know it’s dangerous – …

Darrell Issa Calls For Another Vote On House Amendment That Would Defund The NSA Darrell Issa Calls For Another Vote On House Amendment That Would Defund The NSA
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In late July, an amendment that would have defunded the NSA’s phone metadata collection program was brought to the House floor. It was narrowly defeated in a 205-217 vote, but now one of the lawmakers who voted against it wants …

Car Gesture Controls to Take Off in Next Decade Car Gesture Controls to Take Off in Next Decade

Touch screens are finally making their way into car dashboards in a big way. Luxury cars such as the Tesla Model S now have entire entertainment and navigation systems running entirely off of what are essentially dashboard tablets. However, as …

“Jurassic Park 4″ Gets New Name, Twitter Reacts
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“Jurassic Park 4″ has gotten a title change and a release date, and Twitter is all abuzz about the news…for good or bad. While many fans of the original might not see a need for a “reboot”–Ain’t It Cool says …

Here’s What The iPhone 5S Camera Can Do [Video] Here’s What The iPhone 5S Camera Can Do [Video]

Apple has released a video showing off the camera and related features on the new iPhone 5S. This is perhaps one of the biggest selling points of the device (which now also comes in gold). “Any digital camera is only …

Jimmy Kimmel Convinces iSheep That an iPad Mini Is the New iPhone

Let’s face it. Apple is going to to continue to come out with a few new products every year, and you’re just going to buy them. You’re not going to ask questions. You’re just going to buy them. You’re going …

‘Assassin’s Creed IV’ Live Action Trailer Making-Of Video Released

Live action trailers for big game releases have become something of the norm, popularized by classic Halo and Call of Duty trailers. This year’s Assassin’s Creed title is no exception. Back in August Ubisoft released an Assassin’s Creed IV: Black …

Apple Shares A Closer Look At The iPhone 5S Fingerprint Sensor Apple Shares A Closer Look At The iPhone 5S Fingerprint Sensor
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Apple, as I’m sure you know, revealed two new iPhone models on Tuesday – the cheaper iPhone 5C and the latest of update of its flagship mobile device, the iPhone 5S. The most talked about feature of the 5S is …

Zeepro Announces Affordable Dual-Head 3D Printer, Heads To Kickstarter On Friday Zeepro Announces Affordable Dual-Head 3D Printer, Heads To Kickstarter On Friday

Dual-head 3D printers are not exactly common or affordable. The technology allows 3D printers to print in two colors at once, but it’s so far only been seen in expensive 3D printers from Stratasys and MakerBot. Now one company is …

“Duck Dynasty” Patriarch Delivers Powerful Sermon

“Duck Dynasty” has become a huge, breakout hit for A&E, with the bearded faces of its stars gracing everything from t-shirts to backpacks and the stars themselves commanding a pretty nice salary per episode. But the show doesn’t delve too …

iPhone 5C: Here’s Apple’s Jony Ive And Craig Federighi Explaining Why It’s So Great (And So Plastic) iPhone 5C: Here’s Apple’s Jony Ive And Craig Federighi Explaining Why It’s So Great (And So Plastic)

How many times have you heard the words “unapologetically plastic” in the past 24 hours? Well, get ready to hear it one more time. Apple has released a five-minute video looking at the new, more inexpensive iPhone model, which comes …

For First Time, U.N. Study Highlights Pacific-Asian Rape Culture

A multi-country survey recently conducted by the U.N. of Asian countries near the South Pacific sheds a terrifying light onto rape culture as it exists in nations far less fascinating to the media than India. The abstract is here, and …