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Google’s Crash Course On Apps Script ScriptDb [Video] Google’s Crash Course On Apps Script ScriptDb [Video]

Google has uploaded a new Google Apps Script “Crash Course” video to its Developers YouTube channel. The video takes a “deep dive” into ScriptDb (a JavaScript object store built into Apps Script), shows examples, and discusses best practices for organizing …

MakieLab’s 3D Printed Dolls Are Kind Of Terrifying MakieLab’s 3D Printed Dolls Are Kind Of Terrifying

3D printers have been used for quite some time to make toys. Some of these toys are impossibly cool puzzles, while others are board game figurines. One company is now staking its fortunes on a line of 3D printed dolls. …

Cosmic Ray Source Traced to Supernova Leftovers

A new study has found that the leftover material from supernovas could be the source of mysterious cosmic rays. The paper, to be published tomorrow in the journal Science, used data from NASA‘s Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope to examine the …

Jim Jones Arrested For Disorderly Conduct
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Rapper Jim Jones was arrested on Wednesday for disorderly conduct in New Jersey after a disagreement with officers who were trying to tow his car. Jones reportedly showed up as the tow was happening and questioned the officer in charge, …

Can The BlackBerry Z10 Help You Cheat At Scrabble? Can The BlackBerry Z10 Help You Cheat At Scrabble?
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Reviews of the latest BlackBerry phone – the BlackBerry Z10 – have been generally positive, but are not asking the tough questions. Can the BlackBerry Z10 make phone calls? Can it help you cheat at Scrabble? Can it play obnoxious …

Facebook Thinks You May Want to Pay to Promote Your Friend’s Witty Status Facebook Thinks You May Want to Pay to Promote Your Friend’s Witty Status
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After unveiling Promoted Posts for businesses that allowed them to highlight and give more visibility to individual posts (for a fee, of course), Facebook eventually let individual users do the same for their statuses, photos, events, and more. Now, they’ve …

Criterion Collection on Hulu Opens Up 800+ Classic Films for Free This Weekend Criterion Collection on Hulu Opens Up 800+ Classic Films for Free This Weekend

If you’re a film lover and want to spend the weekend holed up watching the best of Jean-Luc Godard, Ingmar Bergman, Francois Truffaut, Kurosawa, Chaplin, and more – Criterion and Hulu have an offer for you. Starting today and continuing …

You Can Now Buy Reddit Gold with Bitcoin, Credit Cards You Can Now Buy Reddit Gold with Bitcoin, Credit Cards
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Starting today, you can purchase reddit gol in two new ways: Bitcoin and Credit Card. Previously, reddit users who wanted to upgrade could only used PayPal or Google Wallet. “We’re using Coinbase as our bitcoin payment processor and Stripe for …

Steam For Linux Out Of Beta, Celebrated With Sale

For the past few months, Valve has been testing its Steam client on Ubuntu, the most popular Linux distribution. During that beta period, many of the games were locked away in beta testing leaving those not invited high and dry. …

“Trick Shot Titus”: Watch This Toddler’s B-Ball Skills

There’s a video making its way around the web today, and for good reason: the toddler in it has mad basketball skills. We’re not just talking making the shots; he does trick shots, makes several shots in a row while …

Katie Couric: 911 Calls From Late Husband’s Phone Baffling
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Katie Couric has reached out to some friends in high places in order to try and find out why 911 calls are being made from her late husband’s telephone line. Couric says at least three calls have been placed from …

Asteroid Flyby to be Live-Streamed by NASA
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On February 15, tomorrow, an asteroid named 2012 DA14 will fly within several thousand miles of the surface of the Earth. At its closest approach the asteroid will come within 17,200 miles of the Earth’s surface – a harrowingly close …

Anything You Can Bump With Your Phone, You Can Now Bump To And From Any Computer Anything You Can Bump With Your Phone, You Can Now Bump To And From Any Computer

Bump announced an update to its web version, which makes it possible for users to bump any files that they could from iOS and Android to and from any computer. “Photos, videos, contacts, files…everything,” Bump says in a blog post. …

Ronald Dworkin Dies: Famed Legal Scholar Was 81

Ronald Dworkin, a scholar and law expert who taught at New York University and University College London, has died of leukemia. He was 81 years old. Dworkin was highly regarded in his field of study and was often quoted on …

Justin Timberlake’s New Black & White ‘Suit & Tie’ Video Is Directed by David Fincher

After a little bit of a wait, the official video for the new Justin Timberlake single “Suit & Tie ft. JAY Z” is here. It’s black & white, stylish, and directed by The Social Network‘s David Fincher. It’s not strange …

Google Removes Unofficial Nexus 4 LTE Support In Latest Update Google Removes Unofficial Nexus 4 LTE Support In Latest Update
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In November, it was discovered that Google’s Nexus 4 had a LTE chip in it. Some users were able to get the 3G-only phone onto 4G LTE networks in Canada, but it wasn’t exactly a widespread exploit. It apparently was …

Miss America Pageant Returns to Atlantic City

New Jersey officials confirmed this week that the Miss America Pageant will be returning to Atlantic City. The pageant had been held in Atlantic City for its first 85 years, but was moved to Las Vegas in 2006. “We are …

Idera Launches Three New SQL Server Tools Idera Launches Three New SQL Server Tools
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Idera announced the availability of three new free tools for SQL Server DBAs and IT administrators: Server Backup Free, SQL Backup Status Reporter and SQL Permissions Extractor Free. Idera CEO Rick Pleczko says, “Idera has made a commitment to providing …

Canadian Parliament Says No to Zombies, Officially [VIDEO]
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After the Centers for Disease Control in the U.S. acknowledged and then issued a quick response guide for the possible zombie apocalypse, Canadian MPs knew that they had to get in line. As they say, zombies know no borders. It’s …

This ‘iphone’ From Brazil Runs Android, Much To Apple’s Chagrin This ‘iphone’ From Brazil Runs Android, Much To Apple’s Chagrin

Most of us know the iPhone to be Apple’s prized smartphone – the device that ushered in the current mobile era we’re experiencing. Unfortunately for Apple, a different company has the rights to the “IPHONE” name in Brazil. That company …

The Sims 3 University Life Previewed in New Walkthrough Video

Last month, Maxis teased The Sims 3: University Life with a trailer that showed off frat parties, bonfire keggers, and beer pong. Today, the developer of The Sims games has released a much longer preview that delves into the details …

Touch Friendly Firefox For Windows 8 Now Available Touch Friendly Firefox For Windows 8 Now Available

Mozilla was one of the first browser vendors to announce support for Windows 8 in March of last year. At that time, the company said it would be take advantage of the Metro UI to create a touch-enabled version of …

Google Now Gets Better At Movies And Real Estate Google Now Gets Better At Movies And Real Estate

Google announced on Wednesday that it has added some new features to Google Now with a new update. For Movie cards, Google Now will now include ratings from Rotten Tomatoes, and let you purchase tickets through Fandango (a feature that …

A Successful Transition From VAR To Cloud Service Provider A Successful Transition From VAR To Cloud Service Provider

Trustmarque, a “VAR turned service provider” thinks VARs need to up their game in services to succeed in the cloud computing world, according to a report from ChannelBiz. The publication quotes CEO Scott Haddow: The successful transition from reseller to …