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Stolen Valor Act Violates Free Speech, Struck Down in 6-3 Vote Stolen Valor Act Violates Free Speech, Struck Down in 6-3 Vote
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Stolen Valor Actor has been struck down in a recent vote, according to The Hill. The law, which was passed by Congress during George W. Bush’s turn as President, would have made it illegal to lie about receiving military honors …

Google+ Mobile Takes A Page Out Of Facebook’s Game Plan Google+ Mobile Takes A Page Out Of Facebook’s Game Plan

Google spent quite a bit yesterday talking up Google+ and the importance of mobile. They found that over half of Google+ users are now accessing the service via mobile devices and that number is only growing. They’re going to have …

Pelosi/Boehner Photo Goes Viral Thanks To Twitter Pelosi/Boehner Photo Goes Viral Thanks To Twitter
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Thursday was a landmark day for some people as the Supreme Court voted 5-4 in favor of upholding President Obama’s health care initiative, which would make Medicaid available for tens of thousands of people and change the rules about pre-existing …

Chrome For iOS Tops The App Store Charts Chrome For iOS Tops The App Store Charts

Well, that didn’t take long at all. Mere hours after hitting the App Store, Google’s brand new Chrome browser for iOS has shot to the top of the charts. The app is currently sitting in the #1 spot on the …

Can Mobile Turn Twitter Into an Ad Platform? Can Mobile Turn Twitter Into an Ad Platform?

Twitter is very influential in the news world. Stories often break and and new details constantly emerge from the millions of tweets going out every day. In the financial world, however, Twitter doesn’t hold a candle to larger social platforms …

You May Soon Be “Wanting” Things On Facebook You May Soon Be “Wanting” Things On Facebook

It looks like brands with highly desirable products may soon have a new way to promote their wares on Facebook, and it won’t cost them an extra dime. According to a find by Tom Waddington, Facebook is testing a “Want” …

Even The Chrome Browser Is A Money Maker For Google Even The Chrome Browser Is A Money Maker For Google
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Aside from the exciting Google Glass demonstration, the 2012 Google I/O conference will probably be remembered as the one that brought Google Chrome to the forefront. Sure, the browser has already experienced great success, especially when the prerendering of web …

Norwegian Mass Murderer Gets a Private Psych Ward Norwegian Mass Murderer Gets a Private Psych Ward
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Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik, the man whose senseless rampage left 77 people dead last summer, is considered such a threat to his fellow inmates that the government is giving the guy his very own psych ward. Ila Prison …

Google I/O Day 1: Watch The Full, Crazy Keynote Right Here Google I/O Day 1: Watch The Full, Crazy Keynote Right Here

Google has made its day one keynote from Google I/O available to watch via YouTube. While there was skydiving involved in both day one and day two’s keynotes, it was this one where Google really grabbed people’s attention. This goes …

Google TV Gets Some Much Needed Improvements Google TV Gets Some Much Needed Improvements

I’m more than a little scared for Google TV. The company didn’t mention their attempt at invading the living room once during either Google I/O keynotes. While we could devote an entire article to what Google’s indifference towards Google TV …

Zombie Apocalypse: Face-Eating In China (Pics) Zombie Apocalypse: Face-Eating In China (Pics)
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While I realize that sometimes news stories can get blown out of proportion once the national media gloms onto them, I’m not sure what to think about this latest one. The newest “zombie” story to come out is from China, …

Instagram On The Web Isn’t So Worthless Anymore Instagram On The Web Isn’t So Worthless Anymore

Finally, there is actually a point to clicking on your friends’ Instagram pictures that they cross-post to Facebook, Twitter and other social realms. That’s because Instagram has finally given users something to do when they land on the photo page. …

Groupon Glitch Exposing Customer Emails Again Groupon Glitch Exposing Customer Emails Again

Looking back about eighteen months ago, Groupon had some issues with their email link encryption. When some Groupon users added “addx” into a Google search (exact Google search = allinurl: addx site:groupon.com) of the site, they were able to view …

Google Isn’t Getting Freshness Right, Despite Increased Emphasis Google Isn’t Getting Freshness Right, Despite Increased Emphasis
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A study has come out from Conductor, indicating that one in five Google Knowledge Graph entries for trending keywords are outdated. Do you think Google is doing a good job at delivering fresh results when relevant? Share your feedback in …

Total Recall Trailer Brings the Explosions, Three-Breasted Aliens Total Recall Trailer Brings the Explosions, Three-Breasted Aliens
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(image) The Total Recall trailer currently making the rounds finally gives fans what they want: three-breasted aliens. Sure, we don’t actually get to see this highly-anticipated trio of mammaries in the clip embedded below, but at least you know they’re …

Mark Jackson Paid Extortionist Hush Money Over Nude Pics Mark Jackson Paid Extortionist Hush Money Over Nude Pics
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Mark Jackson, Golden State Warriors coach and recently ordained minister, has found himself in the center of an extortion plot after a woman claimed she had an affair with him and revealed she had nude pictures of him. Jackson admits …

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Leaked Online Already Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Leaked Online Already

During their first Google I/O 2012 keynote on Wednesday Google announced Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. The latest version of Google’s mobile operating system comes packed with all kinds of good stuff, including a much smoother, faster interface, better notifications, and …

Severe Weather Alerts To Be Sent Via Text Soon Severe Weather Alerts To Be Sent Via Text Soon

A little over a week ago we brought you news that the iOS 6 beta included the option to turn certain kinds of government issued alerts on and off. There were two basic kinds of alerts that you could receive: …

Jailbreak Tweak Lets You Make Chrome Your Default iOS Browser Jailbreak Tweak Lets You Make Chrome Your Default iOS Browser
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Yesterday we told you that Google had announced Google Chrome for iOS during their second Google I/O 2012 keynote. Many iPhone users – myself included – have been wanting an iOS version of Chrome since Google unveiled the Android version …

Google Chrome Causing New MacBook Air To Crash Google Chrome Causing New MacBook Air To Crash
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So, you’ve just gotten home from the Apple Store with your shiny new MacBook Air. You take it out of the box, boot it up, and do what anybody does: you start installing your software, customizing your settings, and generally …

What If Your Smartphone Could Detect Your Behavior – Cool or Freaky? What If Your Smartphone Could Detect Your Behavior – Cool or Freaky?
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As technology has advanced and smartphones have become ubiquitous, we’ve seen the rise of some very interesting applications. Many of these apps make our lives easier, help us make decisions, and even offer up some fun and games. At SXSW …

Jelly Bean Voice Search Vs. Siri: A Video Throwdown Jelly Bean Voice Search Vs. Siri: A Video Throwdown

Earlier this month during their WWDC 2012 keynote, Apple unveiled iOS 6. With it came some significant improvements for Siri, including some general (and much needed) performance improvements and the ability to request sports scores, movie statistics, and more. Not …

Study Claims That 1/3 Americans Believe In UFOs Study Claims That 1/3 Americans Believe In UFOs

Do you believe in UFOs? I know that I certainly do even though I have never even come close to seeing one. It is very hard for me to believe that in the billions of years that this universe has …

Pressure Mounts on UK to Halt Richard O’Dwyer’s Extradition to US Pressure Mounts on UK to Halt Richard O’Dwyer’s Extradition to US
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Although the United Kingdom has yet to withdraw plans to extradite Richard O’Dwyer to the United States in order to face charges related to copyright infringement, a separate case that isn’t entirely dissimilar to O’Dwyer’s situation may have increased pressure …