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Microsoft Surface Will Start At $1,000 [Rumor] Microsoft Surface Will Start At $1,000 [Rumor]
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Tablets are a hard thing to price. You want every device to be sold at a profit, unless you’re Google, but you want it to be reasonable. Apple’s iPad and certain Android tablets are on the high end of the …

Lady Gaga Sued by Bratz Toy Manufacturer Lady Gaga Sued by Bratz Toy Manufacturer
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Lady Gaga, controversial celebrity-type individual and award-winning singer, is always in the spotlight for one thing or another. If the media isn’t foaming at the mouth over her latest meat costume, chances are they’re explaining to the world why countries …

iPhone 5 Could Be Bigger Hit Than Predecessors In China iPhone 5 Could Be Bigger Hit Than Predecessors In China
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As previously reported, Apple’s Q3 earnings reveal that the company is doing pretty well in the Chinese market. Half of the company’s revenue comes from international markets, and China is no doubt high on the list. CEO Tim Cook says …

Chick-fil-A’s PR Team May Have Pulled This Laughably Transparent Fake Facebook Account Stunt Chick-fil-A’s PR Team May Have Pulled This Laughably Transparent Fake Facebook Account Stunt
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Apparently, someone on Chick-fil-A’s PR team really sucks at PR, as this evidence suggests that someone is creating fake Facebook accounts to bolster their position in the midst of the company’s worst public image crisis ever. As you probably remember, …

Google: Use This Code To Adjust Your Bounce Rate Google: Use This Code To Adjust Your Bounce Rate
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Google put out an interesting post on the Google Analytics blog today about how to track adjusted bounce rate. For the record, Google apparently does not use bounce rate as a ranking signal, but that doesn’t mean it’s not an …

Selita Ebanks Gets Upset, Punches a Model in the Face Selita Ebanks Gets Upset, Punches a Model in the Face
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Selita Ebanks isn’t someone you want to tussle with. If she thinks you’ve been putting the moves on her man, she’s going to tell you about it. And if she doesn’t like your response, there’s a very strong possibility that …

Gunsmith Uses 3D Printer To Make A Rifle Gunsmith Uses 3D Printer To Make A Rifle
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We’ve seen 3D printers being used to make everything from houses to organs. It proves that 3D printers have the potential to democratize how we make everything, for better or worse. Depending on how you feel about the subject, the …

Google Just Got A Lot Better At Math Google Just Got A Lot Better At Math
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If you ever use Google to solve math problems, you may start using it even more now. If you didn’t use Google to solve math problems, you may want to consider starting. Google has launched a new scientific calculator feature, …

Ri Sol-Ju and North Korean Leader Kim Jong-Un Are Now Husband and Wife Ri Sol-Ju and North Korean Leader Kim Jong-Un Are Now Husband and Wife

Ri Sol-ju, a North Korean singer, has been identified as the “mysterious woman in black” spotted next to Kim Jong-Un. At the time, rumors regarding the lady’s identify were all over the proverbial map. Some believed her to be Kim’s …

These Celebrities Are Hurt By Your Hateful Tweets These Celebrities Are Hurt By Your Hateful Tweets
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Twitter, even more so than Facebook or other forms of social media, allows celebrities the opportunity to interact with the general public in a genuinely real way. If you tweet @ a celeb, there’s a decent chance that you’ll get …

Google May Soon Really Push This Knowledge Graph Thing In Front Of Your Face Google May Soon Really Push This Knowledge Graph Thing In Front Of Your Face

Google is testing a new feature for its Knowledge Graph results. Alex Chitu at Google Operating System shows what it looks like (above). He credits someone by the name of Maarten with the find. The top row of Knowledge Graph …

Kristen Stewart Gets Some Lovin’ Behind Robert Pattinson’s Back: Twitter Reacts Kristen Stewart Gets Some Lovin’ Behind Robert Pattinson’s Back: Twitter Reacts
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Kristen Stewart, a girl who is currently dating a guy most women would lose a few limbs to be with, has reportedly cheated on her beau with first-time director Rupert Sanders, the man responsible for crafting “Snow White and the …

Google Gives You A New Way To See How Many Pages You Have In Its Index Google Gives You A New Way To See How Many Pages You Have In Its Index
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Google has released a new feature in Webmaster Tools called Index Status. The feature shows you how many pages you have included in Google’s index at any given time. The feature appears in the Health menu in Webmaster Tools. It …

Forget Tubes, The Internet Is More Like The Universe Forget Tubes, The Internet Is More Like The Universe

One of the most humorous moments in the history of the Internet was when Alaskan Senator Ted Stevens referred to it as a “series of tubes.” While we all had a laugh, it was also indicative of the vast misunderstanding …

Here Are The U.S. Airports With The Most Influence In A Pandemic Here Are The U.S. Airports With The Most Influence In A Pandemic

Ok, this is cool. And also rather frightening, as I just caught Contagion on HBO the other night. Researchers at MIT’s Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering took a good look at the first few days of a contagious disease …

Jason Alexander Says His Haters Have An Average Of 21 Twitter Followers, Are Mostly From Texas And Arizona Jason Alexander Says His Haters Have An Average Of 21 Twitter Followers, Are Mostly From Texas And Arizona
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Actor Jason Alexander, who has been no stranger to controversy this summer, has been talking about gun laws on Twitter, and striking more than a few nerves in the process. He has plenty of supporters and plenty of “haters”. Either …

Katherine Jackson Still Hasn’t Made Contact with Her Grandchildren Katherine Jackson Still Hasn’t Made Contact with Her Grandchildren
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Katherine Jackson, mother of pop music legend Michael Jackson and legal guardian of his three children, is still hiding out somewhere in Arizona. According to reports, she still hadn’t made contact with Prince, Blanket, and Paris, the latter of whom …

Pandas Invade World Of Warcraft On September 25 Pandas Invade World Of Warcraft On September 25

I seriously thought the folks at Blizzard had gone insane when they announced the latest expansion to World of Warcraft. The idea of an ancient China landscape littered with anthropomorphic pandas seemed like a joke at first. For better or …

Galaxy Tab 7.7 Banned From Being Sold In 27 European Countries Galaxy Tab 7.7 Banned From Being Sold In 27 European Countries
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The Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 has been banned from being sold in Europe, following a ruling in a German court. That’s certainly not good news for Samsung, nor is it good news for Google, who is trying to gain ground …

Sherman Hemsley: Five Obscure Movies You May Have Missed Sherman Hemsley: Five Obscure Movies You May Have Missed
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Sherman’s Hemsley’s death has saddened me, and I’m usually not one to get overly emotional when a celebrity passes away. However, I spent a large portion of my childhood watching television sitcoms, including “The Jeffersons”. Although a lot of the …

Mountain Lion Is Available Today: Here’s What To Expect Mountain Lion Is Available Today: Here’s What To Expect
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Apple surprised everyone by announcing the launch date of their new operating system, Mountain Lion, during their earnings call yesterday. Even more surprising was that the launch date was today, July 24. Most Apple fans have probably already downloaded Mountain …

YouTube Reminds Us That There Are Over 4 Million Creative Commons Videos At Our Disposal YouTube Reminds Us That There Are Over 4 Million Creative Commons Videos At Our Disposal

A little over a year ago, YouTube launched Creative Commons on YouTube, and officially allowed uploaders to ad a Creative Commons Attribution license (CC BY) to their videos. At the launch, the CC library consisted of just over 10,000 videos …

iPhone 5 Rumors Mean Lower iPhone Sales For Apple iPhone 5 Rumors Mean Lower iPhone Sales For Apple

Apple released its quarterly earnings report on Tuesday, and included in that were slower than usual iPhone sales. The latest rumor is that the iPhone 5 (and possibly the iPad Mini) will be released in September. This piece of rumorformation …

Rebekah Brooks Charged in UK Phone Hacking Scandal Rebekah Brooks Charged in UK Phone Hacking Scandal
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Rebekah Brooks, the former chief executive of News International and the ex-editor for News of the World, will be brought up on charges in the phone-hacking case, along with seven other individuals. If she’s found guilty of the crimes, which …