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Will You Miss Google Reader? Clearly, Many Will. Will You Miss Google Reader? Clearly, Many Will.
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I was out on leave when the news came out: Google is killing Google Reader. No! Why? No! Should Google kill Google Reader? Will you miss it? Let us know what you think or if you care in the comments. …

Even The BBC Can Get Unnatural Link Warnings From Google Even The BBC Can Get Unnatural Link Warnings From Google
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This seems to be proof that Google does not favor big brands of major media outlets when it comes to obeying the quality guidelines. Even the BBC has been getting unnatural link warnings from Google. A representative from the organization …

Belkin’s Acquisition Of Linksys Is Now Complete Belkin’s Acquisition Of Linksys Is Now Complete

In January, Cisco announced that Belkin would acquire its Home Networking Business Unit and its leading brand, Linksys. Today, Belkin announced that the Linksys acquisition is complete. Belkin now possesses Linksys routers and other Smart Wi-Fi products. They will be …

Left 4 Dead 2 Cast To Appear In The PC Version Of Resident Evil 6

Last year’s disappointing Resident Evil 6 is hoping to find new life on the PC later this month. Part of that revival comes in the form of “No Mercy,” a new multiplayer mode exclusive to the PC version. What’s even …

Poker Champ Arrested in Prostitution Sting
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Poker player Greg Raymer may have used all of his luck up at the tables. The 48-year-old was caught this week during a prostitution sting in Wake Forest, North Carolina. Raleigh news outlet WRAL is reporting that Raymer was one …

Facebook Taps Mike Schroepfer to Fill Vacant CTO Position Facebook Taps Mike Schroepfer to Fill Vacant CTO Position
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Facebook has finally filled its vacant Chief Technology Officer position today, and the job is going to Mike Schroepfer. Schroepfer has served as VP of engineering at Facebook since August of 2008. Before that, he worked at Mozilla for three …

Etsy Had Even More Page Views In January Than In December Etsy Had Even More Page Views In January Than In December

Etsy had more page views in January that it did in December, which is pretty impressive, considering the December holiday rush. The company put out its “weather report” for January on Friday (better late than never), revealing that Etsy had …

Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The Galaxy S 4 [Infographic] Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The Galaxy S 4 [Infographic]

Last night, Samsung finally unveiled its latest flagship device – the Galaxy S 4. You might have missed out on the announcement, though, and now you want all the information in one place. Besides watching the launch announcement video, is …

Google+ Architect Asks What People Liked about Google Reader (for Future Reference) Google+ Architect Asks What People Liked about Google Reader (for Future Reference)
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As you probably know, Google is shutting down Google Reader on July 1st. And today, the senior engineer on the Google+ team is asking Google+ users to tell him exactly what they love about Google Reader, because he would “like …

Rob Portman ‘Change of Heart’ Leads Republican Senator to Support Gay Marriage
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Rob Portman, the junior U.S. Senator from Ohio, has become the first senate Republican to openly support gay marriage. Portman was previously an opponent of gay marriage and voted for the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), which prevents gay …

Google Deals Yet Another Blow To RSS Google Deals Yet Another Blow To RSS

Fan of Google Reader and RSS feeds in general? You’re going to love this. Not only has Google announced the demise of Google Reader, but they’ve also killed the RSS Subscription Chrome extension. It’s no longer in the Chrome Web …

This 3D Printer May One Day Print Functioning Organs This 3D Printer May One Day Print Functioning Organs
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3D printers are making waves in the world of medicine as researchers continue to advance the technology’s ability to create parts of the human body. The latest 3D printer – coming from the University of Iowa’s Mechanical and Industrial Engineering …

The Cast of Mad Men Talk College Basketball in ‘March Mad Men’

All it takes is a little bit of editing and the cast of Mad Men come alive to discuss… March Madness of course! Check on Don, Betty, Pete, Peggy, Roger, and Bert discuss their pool, brackets, and all the upsets. …

Jack Greene Dies; Country Music Star Was 83
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Jack Greene, the country music star famous for 60s hits such at “There Goes My Everything,” has died. The singer reportedly suffered from Alzheimer’s Disease, and died from complications of the disease at his Nashville home on March 14. Greene …

Injustice Battle Arena Quarterfinals End With Few Surprises
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After a week hiatus, the Injustice: Gods Among Us Battle Arena is back. Instead of making us wait four weeks to see each quarterfinal matchup, the Injustice team has dumped all four fights on us at once in preparation for …

No, You’re Not Saving Starving Children by Sharing That Facebook Photo No, You’re Not Saving Starving Children by Sharing That Facebook Photo
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Facebook is not, nor will they ever be in the business of donating money to causes based on sharing content on the site. This is a fact, not a theory. But some people still fail to understand this. Even people …

Jacquelin Perry Dies; Post-Polio Expert Was 94
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Dr. Jacquelin Perry, an orthopedic surgeon who became famous for her work with post-polio patients, has died. The Lost Angeles Times reports that Perry passed away at her home in Downey, California on March 14. She was 94 years old …

Scientists Outfit A Drone With A Claw, Because Why Not? Scientists Outfit A Drone With A Claw, Because Why Not?
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Drones are not exactly frightening. The little quadcopters that we’ve seen delivering pizza and tacos are actually kind of cute as far as heartless robots go. Well, those cute little quadcopters have not been turned into heartless killers thanks to …

Save Google Reader Petition Quickly Tops 100,000 Signatures Save Google Reader Petition Quickly Tops 100,000 Signatures
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Within hours of Google announcing that they would be shutting down Google Reader on July 1st, a handful of petitions popped up that urged the company to reconsider. Those petitions included a few on Change.org, a single-serving site called keepgooglereader.com, …

Kate Middleton’s Nose Becoming Popular For Plastic Surgery
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Many women dream of someday becoming a princess. While only a select few women will get to live out that fantasy in reality, many more will do just about anything to get close to that dream. The New York Daily …

Mozilla Under Attack By Ad Industry For Planning To Block Cookies By Default In Firefox Mozilla Under Attack By Ad Industry For Planning To Block Cookies By Default In Firefox
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Over the past few years, Mozilla has emerged as a company dedicated to the privacy of its users. It’s going to take that to the next level with Firefox 22 as the browser will start blocking cookies by default. The …

Here’s the Most Annoying Tweet That Exists, Now That Twitter Supports Line Breaks Here’s the Most Annoying Tweet That Exists, Now That Twitter Supports Line Breaks
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As you probably know, Twitter just started allowing line breaks inside tweets on the web this week. Before, users could only experience fragmented tweets on mobile. This new functionality is particularly useful in three scenarios. Only three, ok? First, it …

Jack Curran Dies; Basketball Coach Was 82
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Jack Curran, the winningest high school sports coach in the U.S., has died. Curran reportedly died in his sleep at his home in Rye, N.Y. on Thursday. He was 82 years old. Curran coached both baseball and basketball at Archbishop …

Stolen iPad Pictures Lead To Some Fun For Victim Stolen iPad Pictures Lead To Some Fun For Victim
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Allen Engstrom left his iPad on a plane, where it was apparently stolen (unless you belong to the “finders keepers” camp). He still doesn’t have the device in his possession, but he’s gaining plenty of entertainment value from it. The …