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DARPA To Fortify Military’s Phones And Tablets DARPA To Fortify Military’s Phones And Tablets

Security in the military is getting harder and harder to maintain in this day and age with the advent of smart phones and tablets that can go just about anywhere and do just about anything. With the Chinese cyber security …

Andrew Garfield Stares at Spiders, Drools Over Ryan Gosling Andrew Garfield Stares at Spiders, Drools Over Ryan Gosling
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Andew Garfield is a brave man. Not only does he have an entire franchise resting on his shoulders with the upcoming release of Marc Webb’s “The Amazing Spider-Man” — which requires a certain amount of strength in its own right …

What Is Google Doing To Its Search Results In Europe? What Is Google Doing To Its Search Results In Europe?

A month ago, it was reported that Joaquin Almunia, the European Commission’s head of competition, had given Google a deadline of July 2 to come up with changes to its search results, which would address four main concerns. Now, Google …

Higgs-Boson: What Is The “God Particle”, And Why Is It So Important? Higgs-Boson: What Is The “God Particle”, And Why Is It So Important?
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Particle physicists think they have discovered a key element to a question we have never been able to answer: where did we come from? While it’s long been thought in the scientific world that life on Earth was created by …

Maria Sharapova, No. 1 seed, Knocked Out in the Fourth Round of Wimbledon Maria Sharapova, No. 1 seed, Knocked Out in the Fourth Round of Wimbledon

Maria Sharapova has been knocked out of Wimbledon in the fourth round by 15 seed Sabine Lisicki. This unforseen and devestating loss could cost the Russian her rank as the number 1 women’s tennis player. Sharapova lost in two sets …

Aimee Copeland Released from Hospital, Begins Physical Therapy Aimee Copeland Released from Hospital, Begins Physical Therapy
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Aimee Copeland, the 24 year-old college student who contracted necrotizing fasciitis following an accident on a homemade zip line, has finally been released from the hospital after months of treatment. However, according to her father, Copeland isn’t headed for home …

iWork.com Shuts Down on July 31, Time To Clear Out iWork.com Shuts Down on July 31, Time To Clear Out

It seems that now is not a good time to be using one of Apple’s older cloud services. This morning we brought you news that Apple had, as promised, pulled the plug on MobileMe over the weekend, giving users one …

New Teaser Trailer For Django Unchained Hits With an Appearance From Samuel L. Jackson New Teaser Trailer For Django Unchained Hits With an Appearance From Samuel L. Jackson

While we’re right smack dab in the middle of the summer movie season–one tent-pole release down (The Avengers) and two to go, (The Amazing Spider-Man and The Dark Knight Rises). Nevertheless, with the second release of an albeit shorter trailer …

Bing Social Search Doesn’t Want to Assume That Your Friends Are Experts Bing Social Search Doesn’t Want to Assume That Your Friends Are Experts
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Bing’s new three-column search interface has been kicking around the innernets for about a month now, integrating people’s Facebook and Twitter networks into queries so as to provide a social feature to search results. While it’s been interesting seeing what …

Nokia Has A Plan In Case Windows Phone 8 Goes Splat Nokia Has A Plan In Case Windows Phone 8 Goes Splat
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In business, as in war, chess, and first dates, it’s always good to have an exit strategy, a backup plan to disentangle yourself if things go south. This backup plan is infinitely more important if you’re struggling. And Nokia is …

Anderson Cooper, Gymnastics, and BBQ Sauce Anderson Cooper, Gymnastics, and BBQ Sauce

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 …

IBM’s New Augmented Reality App Will Track Your Grocery Shopping IBM’s New Augmented Reality App Will Track Your Grocery Shopping

If you simply can’t get enough targeted advertising into your life, IBM’s new augmented reality mobile shopping app is probably for you. IBM research scientists today announced the app, which will allow customers to scan store shelves with their smartphone …

Nielsen Acquires Vizu Brand Metrics Measurement Platform Nielsen Acquires Vizu Brand Metrics Measurement Platform

Today, Nielsen, the ratings and research people, announced they have definitive plans to acquire, Vizu, an online advertising performance meter and optimizer. This acquisition is part of Nielsen’s recent commitment to cross-platform advertising measurement. Vizu’s unique solutions will be integrated …

Emma Stone: The Amazing Spider-man Sequel, Love, and Dying Young Emma Stone: The Amazing Spider-man Sequel, Love, and Dying Young

Emma Stone has been on a whirlwind promo tour for tomorrow’s release of The Amazing Spider-man. And with all the frenzy of interview after interview, she may have accidentally leaked some need-to-know information to the press. She recently hinted at …

Star Wars Posters In Saul Bass Style Redefine Cool Star Wars Posters In Saul Bass Style Redefine Cool

Saul Bass is a graphic designer responsible for some of the most iconic images and logos in the history of entertainment. From the AT&T globe to the title sequence from Tom Hanks’ “Big,” you can see his influences everywhere. United …

Jade Jagger Marries DJ Adrian Fillary in England Jade Jagger Marries DJ Adrian Fillary in England
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Jade Jagger, daughter of Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger, tied the knot at a celebrity-infested event in England over the weekend. The lucky guy: DJ Adrian Fillary, who spends a large amount of his time promoting festivals. Also in attendance …

May July Be Forever Known As The Month The Internet Declared Its Independence May July Be Forever Known As The Month The Internet Declared Its Independence

There’s a lot of talk of freedom and independence during July, especially in America. It’s the core-founding principle of our nation that every citizen be entitled to their basic human rights – “Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.” Shouldn’t …

Ignoring D-Day Isn’t The Only Reason Google Sparked Controversy With Its Drive-In Doodle Ignoring D-Day Isn’t The Only Reason Google Sparked Controversy With Its Drive-In Doodle
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About a month ago, Google ran a doodle on its homepage, celebrating the anniversary of the opening of the first drive-in theater. It even came with a special, playable video: Google irked some people with the doodle for choosing the …

Diabetes Treatment: Bristol-Myers Buys Amylin Pharmaceuticals Diabetes Treatment: Bristol-Myers Buys Amylin Pharmaceuticals

Amylin Pharmaceuticals, which develops a handful of diabetes treatment medications, was purchased by Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. for a staggering $5 billion in cash. The buyout comes about a month after FDA approval for generic versions of Bristol-Myers’ blood thinner Plavix …

MasterCard and Deutsche Telekom Partner for Mobile Payments MasterCard and Deutsche Telekom Partner for Mobile Payments

MasterCard and Deutsche Telekom announced today that they have entered into a partnership to bring mobile phone payments to more Europeans over the next year. Deutsche Telekom has around 93 million mobile customers that could soon be using their phones …

Jessica Canseco Gets Lady Parts Lasered On New Show Jessica Canseco Gets Lady Parts Lasered On New Show
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Jessica Canseco, ex-wife of baseball star Jose, has joined a group of women who were married to famous men for a new show on VH1, “Hollywood Exes”. The show follows the women–who are all varied as far as their love …

Apparently, Steve Jobs Killed RIM with an Apple Crack Pipe and a Drive-By Apparently, Steve Jobs Killed RIM with an Apple Crack Pipe and a Drive-By
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Confirming widespread expectations of a bleak earnings report, BlackBerry makers Research in Motion released their Q1 financials last Thursday. The really bad news came mainly in two announcements. Financially, RIM reported a net GAAP loss of $518 on $2.8 billion …

Google is Excited About How Much Impact the Web is Having on Local Commerce Google is Excited About How Much Impact the Web is Having on Local Commerce
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Google is excited about recent research that suggests the web and their internet products/services are having a positive impact on local commerce and how people access deals in their communities. According to recent research, 97% of consumers are using online …

Tiger Woods Surpasses Nicklaus in All-Time PGA Wins Tiger Woods Surpasses Nicklaus in All-Time PGA Wins

With his win at the AT&T National tournament at the Congressional Country Club on Sunday, Tiger Woods passed Jack Nicklaus on the all-time wins list. That places the 36-year-old Woods in second place with 74 victories. He is still behind …