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Google’s Build Site is Made of 8 Trillion Legos Google’s Build Site is Made of 8 Trillion Legos
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We all love Legos and Google knows it. Google has been working with Lego Australia on a new platform called Build. Essentially, Build is the largest Lego set the World has ever seen (it has 8 trillion bricks). Google says …

Corpse on Flight: Swedish Woman Forced to Fly with Dead Guy Corpse on Flight: Swedish Woman Forced to Fly with Dead Guy
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Corpse on flight: How would you feel if you were forced to sit next to a dead body for nearly ten hours? Apparently Swedish resident Lena Pettersson was none too pleased with having to endure such an experience during her …

You’re Going To Want To Try Out The New Firefox For Android You’re Going To Want To Try Out The New Firefox For Android
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As much as I love Mozilla and Firefox, I will make no excuses for the abysmal Android browser. I’ve been messing around with the beta Firefox Android browser for a while now since it provided some relief from the clunky …

Bath Salt Zombies: Man Rages On K-2, Eats Dog Bath Salt Zombies: Man Rages On K-2, Eats Dog
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Out of all the weird, disturbing, disgusting, frightening stories to come out of this bath-salt craze, none have really rivaled the first story–that of Rudy Eugene eating 75 percent of a homeless man’s face over Memorial Day weekend–until now. 22-year …

Help the Higgs Boson Elude Pesky Scientists in This Fantastic iPhone Game Help the Higgs Boson Elude Pesky Scientists in This Fantastic iPhone Game
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If you’ve been following news from the world of physics lately, it’s likely you’re familiar with the search for the Higgs boson, or, as the press more dramatically calls it, the God particle. The Higgs (which nobody involved in the …

Jessica Biel Shows Off Jessica Biel’s Ridiculous Body Jessica Biel Shows Off Jessica Biel’s Ridiculous Body
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Jessica Biel took a dip in the ocean while on vacation in Puerto Rico and the world took notice. With these pictures, the 2005 Esquire’s “Sexiest Woman Alive” is making a bid for the 2012 title. She let Elle in …

Paris Hilton DJ: Audience Boos, Twitter Reacts Paris Hilton DJ: Audience Boos, Twitter Reacts
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Paris Hilton, DJ extraordinaire, finally debuted her skills at a recent gig at the Pop Music Festival in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Although Hilton was seeming overwhelmed by the crowd’s positive response to her appearance — she tweeted about how the …

Twitter Encouraging Girls To Learn To Code Twitter Encouraging Girls To Learn To Code

While debates about issues related to women in the workforce rage, one thing is certain: women continue to be woefully underrepresented in certain fields. Specifically, only a fraction of graduates in the STEM (science, technology, engineering, medicine) fields are women. …

YouTube Gives Us Pitch Advice for Entrepreneurs and Startups YouTube Gives Us Pitch Advice for Entrepreneurs and Startups

YouTube and Don Dodge, a developer and startup advocate at Google, bring us this next video which features some great advice and strategies for getting funding and support for new projects and startups. Critical aspects he covers include developing an …

16,000 Computers Find a Cat On the Internet 16,000 Computers Find a Cat On the Internet

[UPDATE] Google has chimed in on the results of the experiment and why it thinks machine learning is important for its future. [ORIGINAL] Google X is the secretive inner-lab where Google engineers try to make their wildest science fiction dreams …

Pinterest Users Influence Social Media Shopping Pinterest Users Influence Social Media Shopping

Pinterest is one of the fastest-growing sites of its kind, seeing a huge leap in numbers in the past year as referrals from Facebook jumped past 60%; the number of users grew by about 4,000%. For a young startup, that’s …

Oreo’s Gay Pride Facebook Post Creates A Firestorm (Shocking!) Oreo’s Gay Pride Facebook Post Creates A Firestorm (Shocking!)
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June is officially LGBT Pride month, as President Obama continued the tradition with an address last week at the White House. “And as long as I have the privilege of being your President, I promise you, you won’t just have …

Salesforce.com Acquires Thinkfuse SaaS Provider Salesforce.com Acquires Thinkfuse SaaS Provider
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Thinkfuse announced today that they are being acquired by Salesforce.com. Thinkfuse is a software-as-a-service provider that allows organizations to turn business communications into useful planning and scheduling tools. While very few details of the acquisition have been disclosed, Thinkfuse will …

iOS 6: What’s New In The New Beta iOS 6: What’s New In The New Beta

Yesterday we told you that Apple had released the second beta version of iOS 6 to developers. At the time little was known about the update, since Apple didn’t include a changelog with the new release. In the 20 hours …

Adobe’s Cloud Gets A Little Lightroom Adobe’s Cloud Gets A Little Lightroom

You may recall a while back when Adobe made a big fuss over the launch of Creative Suite 6. It was worth making a fuss about as well since it featured numerous upgrades from previous software versions to make a …

Elmo Arrested in NYC, Scheduled for Psychological Evaluation Elmo Arrested in NYC, Scheduled for Psychological Evaluation
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Elmo arrested: If your kids are reading this, there’s a very strong possibility they’re in tears right now. Since childhood trauma isn’t the sort of thing we want to encourage here at WPN, let me clarify a few things. First, …

50 Cent Hospitalized With Possible Spinal Injury After Accident 50 Cent Hospitalized With Possible Spinal Injury After Accident

50 Cent is now in the hospital and undergoing extensive tests on his spine and neck after a terrifying car accident on the Long Island Expressway last night. According to his website, ThisIs50.com, a Mack truck was behind the rapper’s …

That Looks Hard: Amazing Super Mario 3D Art Broken Down In Time Lapse Video That Looks Hard: Amazing Super Mario 3D Art Broken Down In Time Lapse Video

The only thing better than some amazing video game-themed art is being able to watch the process of constructing said art from start to finish. Square the fun factor of that with the fact that it’s 3D chalk art, and …

Skyrim: Dawnguard Is Now Available For The Xbox 360 Skyrim: Dawnguard Is Now Available For The Xbox 360
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The highly anticipated first batch of DLC from the action RPG is finally out. If you have Skyrim for the Xbox 360, you can now download the expansion pack DLC titled “Dawnguard.” The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim is the extremely …

Tony Parker’s Injury Threatens His Olympic Dreams Tony Parker’s Injury Threatens His Olympic Dreams
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Tony Parker’s eye injury, which resulted from a violent, bottle-throwing scuffle involving musicians Chris Brown and Drake at a New York City club, may ultimately keep him from participating in the 2012 Summer Olympics. Parker, who plays for the San …

Larry Page is Hurting Google’s Shareholders Larry Page is Hurting Google’s Shareholders
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Last week, during Google’s annual shareholders meeting, executive chairman Eric Schmidt announced that CEO Larry Page would be absent from the meeting because he had “lost his voice”. Seems perfectly normal to me, people get colds and lose their voices, …

ACTA Is Going To Be Passed Whether You Like It Or Not ACTA Is Going To Be Passed Whether You Like It Or Not
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ACTA is almost dead. The treaty is heading towards the European Parliament next week where many people feel that it will be rejected after four committees rejected it as well. It will also receive a ruling from the European Court …

Lara Croft Voice Actress Announced For Tomb Raider Reboot Lara Croft Voice Actress Announced For Tomb Raider Reboot

The Tomb Raider footage shown at E3 was impressive for its cinematic qualities, but the fake British accent being used for Lara Croft seemed immersion-breaking, to say the least. Luckily for Tomb Raider fans, the developers at Crystal Dynamics were …

Facebook, Instagram Lose A Little More Friction Facebook, Instagram Lose A Little More Friction

It has just become a little bit easier to share your favorite sepia-toned mini masterpieces with your adoring Facebook friends, as Instagram users now have a new way to share photos across the platform. Monday’s version 2.5 update gives users …