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Stroke Medication Approved by the U.S. FDA Stroke Medication Approved by the U.S. FDA

A new anti-clotting drug has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Called apixaban and marketed by Bristol-Myers Squibb and Pfizer as Eliquis, the drug has been approved to reduce the risk of stroke and blood clots for …

Use Internet Explorer 8? You’ll Want This Zero-Day Exploit Fix Use Internet Explorer 8? You’ll Want This Zero-Day Exploit Fix

Microsoft would love it if you used Internet Explorer 9, or IE10 on Windows 8. That’s not going to happen, however, as many users are still on Windows XP where Internet Explorer 8 reigns supreme. Those users are now under …

Amazon Third-Party Sellers Saw Tremendous Sales Over The Holiday Season Amazon Third-Party Sellers Saw Tremendous Sales Over The Holiday Season

Businesses selling their goods on Amazon had their best holiday season yet, according to Amazon. The company has over two million third-party sellers on Amazon Marketplace, and unit growth from U.S. sellers grew over 40% year-over-year. “We value the breadth …

Intel TV Service Delayed by Cable Companies Intel TV Service Delayed by Cable Companies
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Intel‘s new push into the cable TV arena could be delayed significantly, if cable companies have their way. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Intel’s plan to offer cable TV over the internet is on hold until content-licensing agreements …

Sofia Vergara’s Fiance Tossed Out Of Miami Club Sofia Vergara’s Fiance Tossed Out Of Miami Club

Sofia Vergara and fiance Nick Loeb were involved in a scuffle on New Year’s Eve at a Miami club that led to Loeb being thrown out, according to The New York Post. Vergara and her soon-to-be husband were partying with …

Neil Armstrong Lied About Famous Words? Neil Armstrong Lied About Famous Words?
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When Neil Armstrong uttered his famous first lines on the moon in 1969, millions of Americans were stunned speechless by the history they were watching–and hearing–unfold on their television screens. But now, over 40 years later, a documentary featuring the …

New Laws Banning Employers From Asking For Facebook Passwords Go Into Effect New Laws Banning Employers From Asking For Facebook Passwords Go Into Effect

The new year brings with it a number of things, including new laws. One of those laws, going into effect in California and Illinois, seek to protect your privacy during the employee screening process. At 12:01 a.m. on Monday morning, …

Mobile Technology Had A Very Merry Christmas Mobile Technology Had A Very Merry Christmas

According to research from Flurry Analytics, more iOS and Android devices were activated on Christmas Day than any other day of the year, and there were more activations of iPhones, iPads, Galaxy devices, Kindle Fires, and others, than any other …

iPhone 5S to Have Multiple Colors, Screen Sizes [RUMOR] iPhone 5S to Have Multiple Colors, Screen Sizes [RUMOR]

A new year inevitably means new iPhone rumors. The next iPhone model is already pegged as being the iPhone 5S, and is rumored to be coming as early as June 2013. It’s also being reported that Apple is looking to …

Google Finds Its Way Into Hyundais And Kias Google Finds Its Way Into Hyundais And Kias

Google announced today that Hyundai and Kia (both of Hyundai Motors Groups) are now using Google Maps technology in their vehicles. These automakers join Audi, Daimler and Tesla Motor Co. “Using Google Send-to-Car, local search and voice search, Hyundai and …

Roboy Will Destroy You With Its Cuteness Roboy Will Destroy You With Its Cuteness

Robots have never been exactly cute. In fact, our metal friends are generally more terrifying than anything else. Some researchers are fixing this by creating the first robot that may be able to pass as being “cute.” Meet Roboy, a …

Cookie Monster Uses Google Play To Get In Shape Cookie Monster Uses Google Play To Get In Shape
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Google, per its mission statement, wants to organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible. The company also would like you to reinvent yourself by using its numerous products. For New Year’s, Google posted to its official blog, a …

Aliens: Colonial Marines is a Sequel to the First Three Movies, Shows Trailer Aliens: Colonial Marines is a Sequel to the First Three Movies, Shows Trailer
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Videogames based on the Aliens universe have been notoriously sub-par in the past. With Aliens: Colonial Marines, Gearbox is attempting to give the franchise a videogame it can finally be proud of. It remains to be seen whether the gameplay …

Imgur Boasts 364 Billion Image Views in 2012, Reveals Top Image Imgur Boasts 364 Billion Image Views in 2012, Reveals Top Image

Image-hosting powerhouse Imgur has just unveiled their year-end statistics, including the top 12 images of 2012. Why 12? Well, Imgur started this wrap-up in 2010 with the year’s top 10 images. Last year it was the top 11 images of …

Bieber Paparazzo Killed For Pic Of Car Bieber Paparazzo Killed For Pic Of Car

A photographer who was trying to get a shot of Justin Bieber’s Ferrari was struck by another car and killed, officials say. The man, who has not been identified, crossed Sepulveda Blvd. in L.A. in order to snap a pic …

Windows 8 Adoption Falls Behind Vista Windows 8 Adoption Falls Behind Vista
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Microsoft needs Windows 8 to be a hit. Steve Ballmer’s job may even depend on it. That’s why the company is going all out to get consumers on board with buying a PC, or a Windows 8 equipped tablet. Adoption …

Arrested Development Just May Have A Netflix Release Date Arrested Development Just May Have A Netflix Release Date

It’s still hard for some of us to believe that it’s actually happening. Arrested Development is coming back. Within months, we’ll be sitting around watching the Bluth family take on new adventures. For now, we’re just hoping they haven’t missed …

Ann Curry “Begs” NBC To Release Her From Contract Ann Curry “Begs” NBC To Release Her From Contract
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Rumors are flying that Ann Curry is asking her employers at NBC to release her from her contract in order to be eligible for a job with CNN, amid allegations that NBC breached the contract anyway. Curry, who was famously …

Fireworks Are Beautiful, Especially in Reverse [VIDEO] Fireworks Are Beautiful, Especially in Reverse [VIDEO]
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Happy New Year, everyone. Still feeling the effects of a long night of partying? Already broken a resolution? Have you accidentally written “2012″ on a check yet? Are you still writing checks? Forget all of that. Here’s some simple beauty …

Samsung to Reveal Smart TV Upgrade Kits at CES Samsung to Reveal Smart TV Upgrade Kits at CES
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One of the problems with trying to re-invent the TV in the same way phones and tablets have been in the past few years is that consumers can’t and won’t buy a new TV every year. As a big-ticket item, …

$1 Million Apple Heist Takes Place On New Years In Paris $1 Million Apple Heist Takes Place On New Years In Paris
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A $1 million Apple heist seems like a terrible plot out of the next Ocean’s 11 imitator, but such a theft actually did occur over the New Years holiday. In fact, the heist shared a number of similarities with Hollywood …

Woman Falls On Subway Tracks, Dies On New Year’s Woman Falls On Subway Tracks, Dies On New Year’s
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In the third NYC subway-related death since early December, a woman has fallen to her demise after stumbling around on the platform near Times Square. The victim–who hasn’t been identified–was in her early 20′s and died from her injuries after …

Gotye Claims Spotify’s Top Track of 2012 Gotye Claims Spotify’s Top Track of 2012

Another day, another year-in-review from a popular site or app. This time it’s Spotify’s turn to unveil the top tracks, artists, and albums of the year, according to their streaming and sharing stats. Congratulations Gotye, your song “Somebody That I …

Matt Cutts Gives Webmasters Extended Dinosaur Impersonation For Christmas Matt Cutts Gives Webmasters Extended Dinosaur Impersonation For Christmas
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In case you have been enjoying the holidays, and not worrying about Google and Matt Cutts for a week or two, you may have missed the latest “Webmaster Help” video, which the company posted to YouTube on Christmas. If you …