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Microsoft Appeals To Your Inner 90s Kid In Latest Internet Explorer Ad Microsoft Appeals To Your Inner 90s Kid In Latest Internet Explorer Ad
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I was born in 1989, and I grew up through the decade that we collectively call the 90s. I think we can all agree it was a weird decade populated by weird fashion, weird music and even weirder cartoons. Alongside …

‘Terms And Conditions May Apply’ Documentary Explores Google, Facebook Privacy ‘Terms And Conditions May Apply’ Documentary Explores Google, Facebook Privacy

Often, when major Internet companies make product changes or announce new offerings, people wonder what that means for their privacy. One example in which we’re currently seeing this is with Facebook’s new Graph Search. Google and Facebook in particular have …

Baby Flung From Car In Icy Crash, Caught On Video
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A 53-year old man made a near-fatal mistake when he neglected to strap his 1-year old passenger into a carseat and instead placed her on a shelf beneath the back window of his car. The man was driving on an …

Joe Biden To Talk About Guns On Google+ Thursday Joe Biden To Talk About Guns On Google+ Thursday

Vice President Joe Biden will be stopping by Google+ to participate in a hangout, and discuss gun violence on Thursday at 1:45 PM Eastern. According to Google, Biden will hangout for 30 minutes, and discuss the White House policy recommendations …

Adele: Baby Name Clues In Necklace?

Adele has been very private about her baby boy since giving birth three months ago, loathe to even give up his name to the media. Of course, all this does is make inquiring minds mad with frustration, so as soon …

Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen Launches On April 23

Dragon’s Dogma is not a perfect game, but it was my personal game of the year in 2012. The only real problem with Capcom’s ambitious RPG was that it was a little too small. That will be remedied a bit …

Antidepressants Are Overprescribed, Says Doctor
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A doctor writing for the British Medial Journal (BMJ) has stated that antidepressants are overprescribed. His views are part of a debate on the BMJ website over treatment with antidepressants. Dr. Des Spence, a general practitioner from Glasgow, said that …

Rock Climbing Is the Focus of January’s Facebook Story
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Every month, Facebook Stories releases an inspiring story based on a new theme. For January, this theme is “goals.” Facebook first launched their new and improved Stories initiative back in August of 2012. Facebook says it’s a way to showcase …

Larry Page Suggests That Google Is Looking Into Expanding Google Fiber Larry Page Suggests That Google Is Looking Into Expanding Google Fiber
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Ever since Google Fiber launched late last year, everybody’s been wondering when and if Google would bring it anywhere else. The company has been somewhat mum on the topic by only offering vague statements that seem to imply it is …

YouTube And Netflix Team Up On Airplay Rival Called DIAL YouTube And Netflix Team Up On Airplay Rival Called DIAL

DIAL stands for Discovery And Launched (I guess “DIAL” sounded better than “DAL”). It also happens that it was created and is maintained by Netflix and YouTube (with input from “a variety of partners”). It’s described as a simple protocol …

It’s My Food and I’ll Instagram It If I Want to: A Defense of Amateur Food Photography It’s My Food and I’ll Instagram It If I Want to: A Defense of Amateur Food Photography
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Apart from posting a copious amount of baby photos on Facebook (nobody cares and your kid isn’t even that cute anyway), and going overboard with the politically-charged rhetoric (nobody cares and your opinion is stupid anyway), there’s not really a …

New Satellite Search and Rescue System Turned On

The European Space Agency (ESA) today announced that it has switched-on a search and rescue (SAR) package on its Galileo navigation satellites. The milestone is a “major” expansion of the Cospas-Sarsat (Space System for the Search of Vessels in Distress …

Mars Rover Opportunity Celebrates 9 Years on Mars

Though the focus of 2012 was the new Curiosity rover, NASA’s Opportunity rover is still exploring the Martian landscape. The rover has now been examining the red planet for nine years. This week NASA revealed that Opportunity is currently examining …

Did Google’s Street View Pinpoint The Gates Of Hell? Did Google’s Street View Pinpoint The Gates Of Hell?
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A reddit user shared an interesting find on Google Maps Street View. If you go to the point: 30.744344, -88.103524, it returns a location along Interstate 65 in Alabama. In the shoulder there is a mysterious orange blob. If you …

Check Out Today’s Nintendo Direct In All Its Glory

Early this morning, Nintendo sent a message to its fans and detractors – the company is serious about bringing top notch games to its newest system. The Wii went through years of casual gimmicks and broken promises before it delivered …

Government Requests for User Data Increase in the U.S., Around the World According to Google Government Requests for User Data Increase in the U.S., Around the World According to Google
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Every six months Google unveils a new Transparency Report, which contains the figures on government requests for user data. It also gives us a look into just how often Google is giving up the goods. Google has just released the …

Call of Duty Games Dominated Xbox Gaming in 2012

It’s no secret that the Call of Duty franchise is one of the most successful gaming ventures in history. What many gamers might not know, however, is just how many people continue to play the older games in the series. …

BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 Launches Today BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 Launches Today

It’s do or die time for RIM with the launch of its BlackBerry 10 handsets quickly approaching. Before that, however, the company will be launching one other service that may just keep it in the game – BlackBerry Enterprise Service …

Intel Is Getting Out Of The Motherboard Business Intel Is Getting Out Of The Motherboard Business
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According to multiple reports, Intel is exiting its desktop motherboards business after about two decades of making them. According to PCWorld, who spoke with the company, Intel will pull out as soon as its next-generation Haswell CPU ships, and will …

Mom Stuck In High Chair Probably Regrets All That Wine

An Oxford woman who got a little too tipsy while having a girl’s night is probably regretting having all that wine…and allowing a friend to fire up the camera to capture the night’s events. Serena Curtis was having a grand …

Shia LaBeouf: Acid Trip Helped Research Role

Shia LaBeouf has become known, in the past year or so, for taking roles that are far outside his own comfort zone…and perhaps the comfort zone of his own audience, who watched him grow up on the Disney Channel. After …

Nintendo Direct: Updates on Bayonetta 2, The Wonderful 101

The last 15 minutes of today’s Nintendo Direct were filled with surprising and exciting announcements that may have turned around the general sentiment surrounding the Wii U. That makes the first 15 minutes look dull in comparison, but within all …

Nintendo Announces A Host Of Surprising New Titles For Wii U
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Earlier this week, Nintendo said it would be announcing new games during a Nintendo Direct presentation this morning. Many fans may have been skeptical since Nintendo hasn’t exactly shown a lot of exciting stuff for its new console since last …

Cisco To Acquire Intucell For $475 Million Cisco To Acquire Intucell For $475 Million

Cisco announced on Wednesday its intent to acquire Israel’s Intucell for $475 million in cash and employee retention incentives. Intucell’s product portfolio would be integrated into Cisco’s Service Provider Mobility Group, with the team reporting to the Software and Applications …