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New Photo of Saturn Shows Just How Freakishly Big It Is New Photo of Saturn Shows Just How Freakishly Big It Is
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The big gaseous giant called Saturn, the sixth planet from the Sun in our Solar System, is typically remembered because of the multiple rings that encircle the planet. However, it’s also a e-freaking-normous planet. At 95 times more massive than …

Mitt Romney, Matlock, and Marriage Mitt Romney, Matlock, and Marriage
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Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

Are You Ready To Enter The Secret World? Are You Ready To Enter The Secret World?
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While Guild Wars 2 may be hogging all of the attention in the MMO space, there is one other high-profile MMO that deserves your attention – The Secret World. The long-in-development MMO is one with lofty goals. It aims to …

Call of Duty Online Will be Free to Play in China Call of Duty Online Will be Free to Play in China
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Activision announced today that Call of Duty is coming to China – for free. The video game publisher has partnered with Tencent Holdings to provide gamers in China with Call of Duty Online, which will be free to play. Tencent …

PS Plus Instant Games For July Gets Detailed PS Plus Instant Games For July Gets Detailed
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The Playstation Plus program was invented to both get some extra cash for Playstation, and to give the loyal followers a discount program. During E3 they announced a semi-revamp to the program that was going to feature 3 new games …

Alzheimer’s: Easter Island Soil May Reverse the Disease Alzheimer’s: Easter Island Soil May Reverse the Disease
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Alzheimer’s disease runs in my wife’s side of the family, which, of course, is a cause for serious concern. It’s been proven that people who have a history of AD in their bloodline are often at risk for the disease …

PageRank: Is There Anything It Can’t Be Applied To? PageRank: Is There Anything It Can’t Be Applied To?
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We’ve seen Google’s PageRank algorithm applied to cancer outcome prediction and used to determine molecular shapes and chemical reactions. Now, PageRank is being used to reveal soccer teams’ strategies. MIT’s technology review points to a paper from Javier Lopez Pena …

Ice Cream Sandwich Is Slowly Becoming The Norm Ice Cream Sandwich Is Slowly Becoming The Norm
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Android fragmentation is a multi-tiered problem. There’s the multiple devices and multiple versions of the Android OS that has many developers unable to effectively develop for all of them. Google has been working hard on the Android OS problem and …

Google Still Courting Yahoo’s Ad Properties (Somewhere, Microsoft Groans) Google Still Courting Yahoo’s Ad Properties (Somewhere, Microsoft Groans)
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You have to wonder at what point Google is just trying to get Microsoft’s goat when it comes to making purchases or if Google really is honestly trying to stay ahead of the pack. Case in point: Yahoo. Last year, …

Yahoo’s Reconditioned Board will Reconvene Next Week Yahoo’s Reconditioned Board will Reconvene Next Week

Yahoo and their board of directors have been through a lot lately. Most recently they have lost their CEO, Scott Thompson after a brutal proxy battle with activist shareholder Dan Loeb. They have also lost Pati Hart, co-founder Jerry Yang, …

People Actually Liked That Zooey Deschanel iPhone Ad People Actually Liked That Zooey Deschanel iPhone Ad
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A few months ago, Apple debuted a couple of new iPhone 4S ads that centered around the use of Siri and featured the high-powered celebrity presences of Samuel L. Jackson and Zooey Deschanel. Jackson used Siri to help prepare dinner, …

The Hobbit Gets Awesome Publicity Stills Via EW The Hobbit Gets Awesome Publicity Stills Via EW
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Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit will be unveiled in more detail at Comic-Con this month. But right now Entertainment Weekly has some great publicity stills and screenshots from the upcoming film. Here we see Gandalf, Bilbo, and dwarves Fill, Dill, Dori …

Judge Orders Twitter to Hand Over Protest Tweets Judge Orders Twitter to Hand Over Protest Tweets

A New York judge this week ordered Twitter to hand over months of tweets from an Occupy Wall St. protester. Malcolm Harris, the protester, was arrested while trying to cross the Brooklyn Bridge with hundreds of other protesters in October …

Katie Holmes Out On The Town, Sans Wedding Ring Katie Holmes Out On The Town, Sans Wedding Ring
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Katie Holmes isn’t wasting any time in getting back to some sort of normalcy; she was spotted on Monday afternoon at the Parsons New School For Design in New York–where she taped a guest spot for “Project Runway”–looking fresh and …

Alzheimer’s Could Be Linked to Brain Inflammation Alzheimer’s Could Be Linked to Brain Inflammation

Alzheimer’s disease, a form of dementia that affects memory, thinking, and behavior, has been linked to inflammation of the brain at an early age, according to a recent study. In order to investigate the theory, scientists caused brain inflammation in …

The Secret to ‘Monetizing Online Forums’ The Secret to ‘Monetizing Online Forums’
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With all the social media hype around Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest, online forums are not usually at the top of the list. Ironically though, they are at the very root of social media. They may not get as much attention …

Retina Display iMac Coming Later This Year? Retina Display iMac Coming Later This Year?

You may recall that prior to Apple’s WWDC 2012 keynote last month there were rumors that they would unveil a retina display iMac. That, of course, didn’t happen. In fact, Apple didn’t announce any updates to the iMac at all. …

Matt Cutts: Google Can’t Tell If It’s Crawling Databases, But Has Policies To Remove Private Info Matt Cutts: Google Can’t Tell If It’s Crawling Databases, But Has Policies To Remove Private Info
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Ryan Satterfield at Planet Zuda posted an article about Google exposing private info by indexing other sites’ databases, which he says includes social security numbers and credit card numbers. “If you’ve given a site your credit card number or social …

Twitter Account Highlights Stupidity By Retweeting People Who Post Photos Of Their Debit Cards Twitter Account Highlights Stupidity By Retweeting People Who Post Photos Of Their Debit Cards
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Why this has to exist is saddening, and it engenders hopeless feelings for the survival of the human race. But the fact that it does exist is pretty amazing. I’m talking about a new Twitter account called @NeedADebitCard, whose sole …

Andy Griffith, America’s Favorite Sheriff, Dies at 86 Andy Griffith, America’s Favorite Sheriff, Dies at 86
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Andy Griffith, the award-winning actor who will always be known as “American’s Favorite Sheriff” for his turn on “The Andy Griffith Show”, died today (June 3) after an ambulance was called to his home on Roanoke Island. His long-time friend, …

Deutsche Telekom Looks to Expand its Mobile Payment Reach Deutsche Telekom Looks to Expand its Mobile Payment Reach

Yesterday it was announced that Deutsche Telekom and MasterCard have partnered to begin bringing mobile phone payment methods to more Europeans over the next year. Today it has become clear that MasterCard is not the only company Deutsche Telekom is …

Exile Pitbull: Send Him to the Wal-Mart of Solitude Exile Pitbull: Send Him to the Wal-Mart of Solitude
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Pitbull may be visiting a remote Wal-mart in Alaska after a publicity stunt goes horribly wrong. The Miami rapper entered into a marketing deal that would send him to the store that got the most likes on its Facebook page. …

Yahoo Homes Partners with Zillow for Content Listing Yahoo Homes Partners with Zillow for Content Listing
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Zillow and Yahoo have had a partnership for awhile. Zillow has been handling their Homes for sale listings, but now the companies are expanding that relationship to include rental properties as well. This latest deal makes Zillow the exclusive provider …

You Will Be Able To Resell Your Steam Games… In Europe You Will Be Able To Resell Your Steam Games… In Europe
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One of the major problems I find myself in after a Steam sale is that I bought a lot of games that I just don’t really want. I partially blame myself, but some of those games have achievements which I …