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DayZ Standalone Gets a Huge Progress Update
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It turns out that the sparse info about the upcoming DayZ standalone game released earlier this month was just a small taste of what the developers have been working on. Today, Dean “Rocket” Hall took to the DayZ tumblr blog …

Elle Magazine Mistake Prompts Twitter Reaction
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When a magazine as popular as Elle makes a mistake on a social media site as popular as Instagram, people are bound to notice in a hurry. And when someone from the magazine mistakenly captioned a photo of “The Walking …

Google Talks Ad Rank In This Google+ Hangout Google Talks Ad Rank In This Google+ Hangout
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Google has posted a recent Google+ Hangout to its Business YouTube channel, where a few members from the AdWords team talk about how ad positioning is determined, and how advertisers can optimize their bids and quality scores. It goes into …

Objet And Stratasys Celebrate Merger With 3D Printed Pen Holder Objet And Stratasys Celebrate Merger With 3D Printed Pen Holder
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For the longest time, there were two giants in the world of 3D printing – Stratasys and Objet. These two companies announced a merger in early 2012, and completed said merger in December. Now the company is combining its forces …

Tweet Ping Is a Beautiful Single-Purpose Site That Lets You Visualize Tweets in Real Time Tweet Ping Is a Beautiful Single-Purpose Site That Lets You Visualize Tweets in Real Time
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This is a cool single-purpose site alert. It’s called Tweet Ping, and it is a gorgeous visualization of all the tweets in the world, as they post in real time. It also has some cool tracking features at the bottom, …

AMC Posts Another Quick Glimpse Of Upcoming Walking Dead Season Remainder

Earlier this week, a new trailer for the upcoming remainder of The Walking Dead Season 3 hit the web. Today, AMC has uploaded another 30-second spot. This one’s all about the cast (no zombies). The show returns February 10. In …

Splinter Cell: Blacklist Collector’s Edition Comes With an RC Airplane

Ubisoft disappointed Splinter Cell fans earlier this month by announcing the release of Splinter Cell Blacklist has been delayed until August 20. It wasn’t an unexpected announcement, but it still means fans of the series won’t be able to get …

Powerball Jackpot Up To $130 Million
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The Powerball Jackpot is now up to $130 Million, with the next drawing scheduled for Saturday night. As you may know, Powerball drawings are held each Wednesday and Saturday. Wednesday’s winning numbers were 11,12,24,43,45 Powerball: 9. There were no jackpot …

Woman Makes Fake Facebook Profile for Ex, Calls Him Wayne Syphilis, Gets Arrested
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Here’s one way to get back at your ex – create a Facebook page in their name and make it seem like they totally love little boys and incest. Or, maybe you should just buy a bottle of wine and …

Resident Evil 6 For PC Gets Exclusive Mercenaries Mode

Resident Evil 6 was critically panned when it first launched, but that hasn’t dissuaded Capcom from releasing the PC port in March. In fact, the publisher announced a new mode exclusive to the PC version that should provide a hearty …

Texting Woman Falls Into Canal Full Of Ice
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A woman in Birmingham, England was so engrossed in her texting session that she didn’t realize what she thought was pavement was actually a large sheet of ice covering a watery canal. Radio personality Laura Safe plunged into the icy …

Melanomas Often Mutate in Two Specific Ways, Shows Study

A new study has shown that 71% of melanoma tumors have two specific mutations. The mutations were found in an area of the cancer genome where cancer-related mutations have not been found previously. “This new finding represents an initial foray …

Give Your Smartphone The Iron Throne Its Always Deserved

Are you sick of your iPhone 5 not having a dock to sit comfortably in? Are you a huge Game of Thrones fan? If you answered yes to both, this latest 3D printed creation may be just for you. Instructables …

Kickstarter Unveils New #Tags to Track Project Trends Kickstarter Unveils New #Tags to Track Project Trends

Kickstarter wants to make it easier for potential backers to find specific types of projects and browse projects pertaining to certain themes. They also want to be able to display which types of projects are trending on the site at …

Welfare Lottery Ban: Proposal Not Going Over Well
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Some North Carolina residents are upset over a new measure to ban welfare recipients from buying Lottery tickets. The legislation is currently being drafted and would see all lottery ticket merchants refusing to sell to individuals who receive government assistance …

Microsoft Blames PC Makers For Slow Windows 8 Sales [Report] Microsoft Blames PC Makers For Slow Windows 8 Sales [Report]
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Microsoft released its quarterly earnings report yesterday, and there was a bit of good news for the company’s Windows business. The company announced that it had sold 60 million Windows 8 licenses and that it was making more money off …

Verizon Wireless Sells Spectrum to AT&T For $1.9 billion Verizon Wireless Sells Spectrum to AT&T For $1.9 billion

According to a regulatory filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, AT&T has agreed to acquire spectrum licenses from Verizon Wireless for $1.9 billion. The 700 MHz Block B licenses will cover 42 million people in California, Colorado, Florida, …

This iPhone/Cup Holder Is the Ultimate First World Problem Solver This iPhone/Cup Holder Is the Ultimate First World Problem Solver
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A new solution to a first world problem wants your money. How often do you find yourself unable to properly text, Facebook, or play Temple Run because you’re forced to use one of your free hands holding a cup of …

7-Month Old Baby Dances To “Gangnam Style”
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By now, despite the massive amount of fans PSY has accrued, some of you may be getting a little tired of hearing “Gangnam Style”. It’s been a web sensation since it premiered last year, with the Korean pop star performing …

Groupon’s Breadcrumb Launches AirLift Emergency Parts Replacement Groupon’s Breadcrumb Launches AirLift Emergency Parts Replacement

Groupon announced today that its Breadcrumb POS service has a new overnight emergency parts replacement plan called AirLift, which will will let restaurants and bars using the Breadcrumb iPad POS system pay an extra $100 per terminal purchased for this …

NASA Joins Euclid Dark Universe Mission

NASA announced this week that it has joined the European Space Agency’s (ESA) Euclid mission. The mission will investigate dark matter and dark energy throughout the universe. In 2020, the mission will launch the Euclid space telescope, which will spend …

Prince Slams Madonna: Old Feud Raised?
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Prince has delivered new music unto us, and we are all eternally grateful. He has also delivered catty remarks about celebrities to us, and for that, we are even more grateful. The web has jumped all over a recent interview …

Go Daddy’s First Of Two Super Bowl Ads Is Better Than Last Year’s Go Daddy’s First Of Two Super Bowl Ads Is Better Than Last Year’s
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Go Daddy has broadcast ads during the Super Bowl for the past nine years. Last year’s ads were not received very well, and we suggested that Go Daddy change its strategy. The company will once again have two ads going …

Check Out This Beautiful Compilation of Wintry Weather Fails

Ah, winter. You so cray. Personally, I love winter. Everything is dead. No mosquitos, limited allergies, and obviously, it’s not so damn hot. Plus, holidays and the Super Bowl. What’s not to love? But I understand that winter weather (ice …