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Fear Of Google Has People Asking StumbleUpon To Remove Links. Really. Fear Of Google Has People Asking StumbleUpon To Remove Links. Really.
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As we’ve discussed in several articles over the months, a lot of webmasters have been going overboard with link removal requests in the wake of Google’s Penguin update and link warning emails. People are trying to get links removed that …

Peter Frampton, Little Debbie, and Chipotle

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 …

Lingerie League Rebranding Sheds the Sexy Underwear

The Lingerie Football League (LFL), has been entertaining fans in sports venues across the U.S. with scantily clad women playing American football since 2009. Today, the LFL announced a major rebranding that will do away with most of the sexy …

Look At These Potential Robot Muscles [Video]
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MIT researchers at the David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Researched have been working on a new material that they say could be used to drive artificial robotic muscles or generate enough electricity to power small electronics. The material, …

CES 2013: Nvidia Booth Tour Takes A Sneak Peak At Smart Cars And PC Gaming CES 2013: Nvidia Booth Tour Takes A Sneak Peak At Smart Cars And PC Gaming
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Like usual, Nvidia had one of the more eventful shows at CES. Its keynote revealed a number of new products, including the Tegra 4 processor and Project SHIELD. The latter is the most interesting as Nvidia is now competing in …

Python On Plane Wing Is Your WTF Story Of The Day [Video]

I promise not to make any stupid “Snakes on a Plane” jokes. A Python was spotted on the wing of a Quantas Airways plane during a two-hour flight from Cairns, Australia to Papua New Guinea. According to The Sydney Morning …

Mozilla Kills The PDF Plugin In Firefox 19 Mozilla Kills The PDF Plugin In Firefox 19
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We just got Firefox 18 earlier this week, but Mozilla already has its sights set on the future. That future is one devoid of PDF plugins, like Adobe Acrobat Reader, that could harbor dangerous security flaws. Instead, the non-profit will …

Sheen’s Generous Streak Continues With Funeral Donation
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Charlie Sheen may have a bad reputation when it comes to the ladies and the illegal substances, but lately he’s garnering almost as much attention for his charitable side as he does for the bad boy stuff. Sheen’s latest foray …

Bin Laden Photos: Ruling Could Release Death Pictures
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This week, a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit heard oral arguments in the case regarding the release of 52 photos, some of which depict Osama bin Laden dead. The case stems from a …

Superman Legal Battle Victor Warner Bros. Helped By Winklevoss Twins’ Case Against Facebook Superman Legal Battle Victor Warner Bros. Helped By Winklevoss Twins’ Case Against Facebook
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Warner Bros., which owns DC Comics, has won complete control over the Superman copyright after a long legal battle. The win came on Thursday from a ruling from the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. Interestingly, Warner Bros. may have the …

Cordcutting on the Rise? Cable Subscriptions Projected to Shrink Over the Next Few Years Cordcutting on the Rise? Cable Subscriptions Projected to Shrink Over the Next Few Years
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As television and film streaming options continue to expand, people are finding it easier to get the content they want without paying for cable or premium services like HBO. The movement to ditch cable and move to online-only media sources …

First Trailer For The Pirate Bay Documentary Is Available For Your Viewing Pleasure First Trailer For The Pirate Bay Documentary Is Available For Your Viewing Pleasure
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Over the past decade, The Pirate Bay has become of the largest, and most controversial, sites on the Internet. We’re constantly hearing from copyright owners how The Pirate Bay is robbing them blind, but what about the men who run …

13-Year Old Girl Still Missing: Found Unharmed

After a harrowing two days in which search parties agonized in dropping temperatures, a 13-year old Utah girl has been found unharmed. Brooklyn Gittins disappeared from her home on Tuesday night wearing only pajama pants and a t-shirt, and her …

Minecraft Sold 1.2 Million Copies During Christmas Week
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Over three years out from the release of the first Minecraft Alpha, the popularity of the make-your-own-adventure sandbox game has not died down, and even appears to be rising. Mojang, the game’s developer, this week announced that it sold over …

Google Launches Zavers Coupon Offering For Retailers Google Launches Zavers Coupon Offering For Retailers

Google announced a real-time new digital coupon offering today called Zavers by Google, which the company says enables retailers and manufacturers to reward loyal customers with relevant coupons. Retailers can use the product to extend their existing incentive programs. “Unlike …

Verizon Will Start Throttling The Internet Of Accused Pirates Soon Verizon Will Start Throttling The Internet Of Accused Pirates Soon
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It’s been a while since we’ve heard anything about the six strikes anti-piracy program being put into place by ISPs across the U.S. The last news that came out of the CCI said that the program was delayed until early …

Games of Thrones Season 3 Gets a New Teaser
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We’re under three months away from the premiere of Game of Thrones season three, which should both excite you and depress you simultaneously. “Oh my god, three months” or “oh my god, three months.” Just change the inflection and you’ll …

3 Women Executed In Paris’ Kurdistan Information Center

Three women belonging to a Kurdish militant group were shot “execution style” in Paris on Thursday, according to police. The women, including Sakine Cansiz–who founded the Kurdistan Workers Party–were reportedly all shot in the head at the Kurdistan Information Center. …

Diabetes Drug Approved by U.S. FDA Committee
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A U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) committee this week approved the drug canagliflozin for the treatment of adults with type 2 diabetes. The Endrocrinologic and Metabolic Drugs Advisory Committee of the FDA voted 10 to 5 to approve the …

Quvenzhané Wallis Adorably Reads an Acceptance Speech from Her Smartphone

Quvenzhané Wallis is nine years old and has already been nominated for an Academy Award. When I was nine I was kicking ass in schoolyard kickball, so there. I’m a failure. Quvenzhané Wallis also thinks that being adorable lets you …

Get Your First Look At LEGO Marvel Super Heroes

Traveller’s Tales’ LEGO games are some of the most fun I’ve had in a long time. The titles capture a pure essence of fun that many games have abandoned as they relentlessly march towards boring realism. The latest LEGO game …

BlackBerry 10 Phone Pics Leak Out Again BlackBerry 10 Phone Pics Leak Out Again
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RapidBerry, the self-styled “Number 1 Dedicated UK BlackBerry site” today released what it says is leaked marketing material for one of the first BlackBerry 10 smartphones. The pictures show the BlackBerry Z10 in various stages of use, particulary in business …

Osbourne Rips Gaga A New One After Kelly Feud
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Sharon Osbourne is taking a stand for her daughter against Lady Gaga and her “Little Monsters”, trading open letters with the star and criticizing her for the way she’s handling her own fans. It all began when Kelly Osbourne made …

Did LG Already Stop Making The Nexus 4? Did LG Already Stop Making The Nexus 4?
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The Nexus 4 came out last year to rave reviews from critics and consumers. The latest smartphone from Google and LG was a victim of its own popularity, however, and has been consistently sold out for the past month. A …