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SimCity Social Officially Launches On Facebook SimCity Social Officially Launches On Facebook
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The world of social gaming just added a behemoth to its ranks. This behemoth has a very familiar feel to it and a name that carries a ton of weight. SimCity Social is finally out and available to play on …

Courtney Stodden: “Patriotic” Equals “Almost Naked” Courtney Stodden: “Patriotic” Equals “Almost Naked”
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Courtney Stodden, the teen bride of actor Doug Hutchinson, seems to like nothing better than doing the random photo shoots she posts herself on the web, perhaps in an attempt at even more publicity (one would think she’d found enough …

Telefonica Joins Forces with Facebook, Google, Microsoft and RIM Telefonica Joins Forces with Facebook, Google, Microsoft and RIM
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Today, Telefonica Digital announced a new deal with Facebook, Google, Microsoft and RIM. The deal is a great opportunity for the companies involved to better monetize mobile content by incorporating payments into a user’s mobile phone bills. Telefonica, which is …

iPhone 5 Rumor: New iPhone Getting In-Cell Touchscreen Technology iPhone 5 Rumor: New iPhone Getting In-Cell Touchscreen Technology
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Back in April we told you about rumors surrounding the new iPhone’s touchscreen technology. According to the report, Apple would be using in-cell touchscreen tech in the new iPhone. This technology combines the two layers of the current iPhone’s display …

Kindle Fire 2 May Roll Out on August 7 Kindle Fire 2 May Roll Out on August 7
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A Taiwanese newspaper is reporting that the next-generation Kindle Fire tablet will be released on August 7. The China Times states that components for the device have begun shipping to Quanta, the world’s largest manufacturer of notebook computers. The newspaper …

Men Are From Reddit, Women Are From Pinterest [Infographic] Men Are From Reddit, Women Are From Pinterest [Infographic]
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While there is nothing inherently masculine about the way in which Google+ operates, we’ve seen time and time again that the demographic breakdown heavily favors men. Similarly, there’s nothing inherently feminine about the using Pinterest, but girls have flocked to …

Emma Stone, Andrew Garfield Break Record with Spider-Man Emma Stone, Andrew Garfield Break Record with Spider-Man
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Emma Stone is, quite frankly, the only reason I want to see director Marc Webb’s “The Amazing Spider-Man”. The idea of sitting through yet another Peter Parker/Spider-Man origin story doesn’t sound overly appealing, though the allure of Emma Stone might …

LinkedIn’s Mobile Head Tells How a Small Team Transformed the Company’s Mobile Strategy LinkedIn’s Mobile Head Tells How a Small Team Transformed the Company’s Mobile Strategy
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When Kiran Prasad joined LinkedIn in January of 2011, the company had an iPhone app – but just barely. The mobile design philosophy up until then had been to try and implement all of the features of LinkedIn on the …

NASA And Craig Technologies Sign 5 Year Space Act Agreement NASA And Craig Technologies Sign 5 Year Space Act Agreement
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Today it was announced that NASA and Craig Technologies have signed a five-year, non-reimbursable Space Act Agreement which will have NASA loaning 1,600 pieces of space shuttle era equipment to Craig Technologies. The agreement will have Craig Technologies maintain an …

App Store Bug Causes Newly Updated Apps To Crash App Store Bug Causes Newly Updated Apps To Crash
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Sometimes in life, the littlest things can be the most exciting. When you’re young and living on your own for the first time, you get a little thrill out of checking your mail and seeing stuff addressed to you, even …

Know When Your Favorite Store Is Open With The Google Places API Know When Your Favorite Store Is Open With The Google Places API
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Out of all the APIs that Google has released updates for this year, it seems that Google Places is the one they love the most. It has consistently received the biggest and best updates that really help developers take advantage …

Claire Danes And Matthew McConaughey Are Expecting Claire Danes And Matthew McConaughey Are Expecting
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It seems celebrity water sources are spiked with pregnancy hormones, because a ton of stars are turning up preggers. From Snooki to Reese Witherspoon, babies are definitely on the collective brain of Hollywood these days. Now, we can add Claire …

Facebook Ads: General Motors Wants to Do Business Again Facebook Ads: General Motors Wants to Do Business Again
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Facebook ads don’t work, General Motors boldly proclaimed days before the social networking site’s much-heralded IPO. The car manufacturer’s declaration, coupled with their decision to end their advertising campaign, is thought by many to have played a role in Facebook’s …

Twitter Could be Acquiring Sense Networks Twitter Could be Acquiring Sense Networks
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The company has given no official word on the matter, but there’s a rumor floating around that Twitter might be interested in acquiring New York-based Sense Networks. According to Tech Crunch, the two companies are hammering out the details of …

This Guy and His Beard Explain the Higgs Boson to You Like You’re a Dumb Child This Guy and His Beard Explain the Higgs Boson to You Like You’re a Dumb Child
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Over the past couple of days, you may have read that scientists have found the Higgs boson. You may have even heard some people refer to it as the “God Particle.” You also may have just glossed over that headline …

Nintendo Begins Offering Retailer-Specific Pre-Order Exclusives Nintendo Begins Offering Retailer-Specific Pre-Order Exclusives
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Last month it was revealed that New Super Mario Bros 2 will be getting downloadable content (DLC) in the months following its release. Gamers will be able to purchase and download new Coin Rush stages for the game. This week, …

Melanie Griffith Confronted By Kids About Drug Use Melanie Griffith Confronted By Kids About Drug Use
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Actress Melanie Griffith has battled demons awakened by drugs and alcohol for years, but she says it wasn’t until her daughters confronted her about it that she fully understood the damage she was doing to herself and her family. “It …

Mozilla Testifies at U.S. Senate Committee Hearing on Do Not Track Mozilla Testifies at U.S. Senate Committee Hearing on Do Not Track
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Last Thursday, Mozilla testified at a United States Senate Commerce Committee hearing on do not track . The purpose of the hearing was to determine if voluntary efforts by those in the industry are enough to safeguard user privacy or …

Nia Long Isn’t Interested in Getting Married Just Yet Nia Long Isn’t Interested in Getting Married Just Yet
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Nia Long, who many may remember from the movies “Friday”, “Boiler Room”, and “Big Momma’s House”, revealed in a recent interview that she’s currently not interested in tying the knot with her long-time boyfriend and international basketball player Ime Sunday …

Wikileaks Dumps The Syria Files, Over 2 Million Emails Leaked Wikileaks Dumps The Syria Files, Over 2 Million Emails Leaked
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Syria is in a bad place right now. The violence has been terrible for quite some time, but the countless deaths of civilians has only recently captured the attention of the West. To help expose what’s been happening in the …

Lance Armstrong’s Former Teammates To Testify Against Him Lance Armstrong’s Former Teammates To Testify Against Him
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The Tour de France has been pretty clean for the last couple of years. Mostly since the whole doping thing got so out of hand that at one point the active yellow jersey holder and his entire team were kicked …

Cat Lady Suicide: Parasites Could Be the Cause Cat Lady Suicide: Parasites Could Be the Cause
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We all know about the archetypal character of the crazy cat lady. And odds are if you haven’t experienced this kind of person in real life, you’ve seen a character representative on shows like CSI, The Office, or The Simpsons. …

Apple Patents Its Answer To Google Glasses Apple Patents Its Answer To Google Glasses
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By now you’ve probably heard of Google’s Project Glass – aka Google Glasses. Google revealed this amazing technology back in April. According to statements made during last week’s Google I/O conference, they should be getting to consumer hands by next …

San Diego’s Fireworks Fail: I Feel Bad, But It’s Just So Funny [Video] San Diego’s Fireworks Fail: I Feel Bad, But It’s Just So Funny [Video]
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In a clear case of premature explosion, the city of San Diego really jumped the gun on their fireworks show. Their annual “Big Bay Boom Firework Show,” which is supposed to last around 15-20 minutes actually wound up starting and …