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This Facebook “Chairs” Commercial Parody Makes A Statement This Facebook “Chairs” Commercial Parody Makes A Statement
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Last week, Facebook announced that it surpassed a billion users, and launched a new ad comparing the social network to chairs. Jokes were made, and parody videos were constructed. This one compared Facebook to toilets. This one brought up heroin …

Reed Hastings Stepping Down from Microsoft Board Reed Hastings Stepping Down from Microsoft Board

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings will not serve on Microsoft’s Board of Directors past November, as today to company announced that he will not seek re-election at their annual meeting of shareholders. Microsoft says that Hastings will continue to serve his …

Disney Uses 3D Printers In Unexpectedly Awesome Ways Disney Uses 3D Printers In Unexpectedly Awesome Ways
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There are numerous proponents of 3D printing, but the really innovative movements are coming from small start ups. A lot of large companies use 3D printing in traditional methods such as rapid prototyping, but one large company is showing how …

Matt Cutts Weighs In On Guest Blogging For Links Matt Cutts Weighs In On Guest Blogging For Links
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Google’s Matt Cutts, even with all of the algorithm updates he’s been announcing, has somehow found time to release a new Webmaster Help video. This one is about guest blogging for links. He basically says it can be good to …

Pizza Hut, Jerry Sandusky, and Aerosmith Pizza Hut, Jerry Sandusky, and Aerosmith

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 …

T-Mobile Gets the Galaxy Note II on October 24 [RUMOR] T-Mobile Gets the Galaxy Note II on October 24 [RUMOR]
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It’s already known that Samsung will be releasing the Galaxy Note II on every major U.S. carrier, just like it did the Galaxy S III. If history serves a a preview, however, the actual launch date for the extra-large smartphone …

Report: Google Proposal In Europe Involves More Branding Of Google Properties In Search Results Report: Google Proposal In Europe Involves More Branding Of Google Properties In Search Results
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In Europe, Google may soon add more branding to search results that come from its own products. The search giant has been in discussions with European Union competition commissioner Joaquín Almunia, and a new report fron the Financial Times says …

Android Developers Can Now Offer Free Trials For Subscriptions On Google Play Android Developers Can Now Offer Free Trials For Subscriptions On Google Play

Android developers are presented with a number of ways to monetize their content on the Google Play store. One of the more prominent methods is through the use of subscriptions. In essence, a player pays a monthly fee for a …

Walmart Offers Same-Day Delivery, but Only as a Test Walmart Offers Same-Day Delivery, but Only as a Test

Good news for impatient holiday shoppers: retail giant Walmart is in the middle of launching same-day delivery of thousands of products. Bad news: it’s only a test going off in select cities for now. According to the AP, somewhere around …

Bing Ads Get Sitelink Extensions Bing Ads Get Sitelink Extensions

Microsoft announced today that Bing Ads now offer sitelink extensions to advertisers throughout the Yahoo Bing Network. The extensions, according to Microsoft, will drive deeper engagement with potential customers by letting them connect with relevant portions of advertisers’ sites. They’ll …

Chinese Company Reportedly Cracked Apple’s Proprietary Lightning Cable Chinese Company Reportedly Cracked Apple’s Proprietary Lightning Cable
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For years, Apple fans could rely on cheap Chinese accessories to take the place of the expensive cables Apple sold for their iOS devices. The 30-pin connector that was in use up until the new iPad has been replicated time …

Bam Margera Catches Hell For Gun Pics Bam Margera Catches Hell For Gun Pics
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Professional Jackass–and sometime skater–Bam Margera found himself in some hot water recently after posting some controversial images on Twitter. Margera and some friends were playing with a fake gun and documenting the fun when a cat and puppy got involved, …

John Lennon’s Birthday Celebrated By Google Doodle John Lennon’s Birthday Celebrated By Google Doodle
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Today is the birthday of late singer/songwriter John Lennon. If you go to Google.com, you might notice that there is no doodle today. If you’re under the impression that Google doesn’t care about this Beatle, Google is here to remind …

Sesame Street Wants Obama Campaign to Take Down Big Bird Ad Sesame Street Wants Obama Campaign to Take Down Big Bird Ad
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Poor Big Bird. Nobody wants to be inserted into a campaign as rough as the one currently playing out for President of the United States, and I can imagine that the eight-foot tall bright yellow bird is no exception. Now, …

Jack Osbourne Marries, Lies On Twitter About It Jack Osbourne Marries, Lies On Twitter About It
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Former reality star Jack Osbourne–son of infamous rocker Ozzy–tied the knot in Hawaii earlier this week under the pretense of going on vacation to celebrate mom Sharon’s birthday. He even took to Twitter to try and throw people off and …

Windows Phone 8 Pre-Orders Open October 21 [Report] Windows Phone 8 Pre-Orders Open October 21 [Report]
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Are you excited by Microsoft’s new Windows Phone 8 platform? Did the Nokia Lumia 920 or HTC 8X sell you on the concept? If so, you may be wondering when the delightfully colorful phones will be available for pre-order at …

Twitter Acquires Yet-to-Launch Video-Sharing Startup Vine Twitter Acquires Yet-to-Launch Video-Sharing Startup Vine

Twitter has just purchased a small video creation and sharing company based in New York for an undisclosed amount. What’s particularly interesting about the acquisition is that the startup has yet to actually launch. According to All Things D, Twitter …

Dishonored Launch Trailer Highlights Outstanding Reviews Dishonored Launch Trailer Highlights Outstanding Reviews

Dishonored, the dystopian, steampunkish magical-assassin game was released today, and already comparisons to the Thief and Deus Ex series’, as well as “game of the year” talk are being thrown around earnest. To accompany the game’s launch, Bethesda has released …

Uganda Independence Celebrated With Google Doodle Uganda Independence Celebrated With Google Doodle

Today officially marks 50 years of independence in Uganda, and Google is celebrating the occasion with a doodle in the country, visible at Google.co.ug. The country’s early independence from British rule began in 1962, though this gave way to rule …

Nicole Kidman Compares Tom Cruise To Keith Urban Nicole Kidman Compares Tom Cruise To Keith Urban
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Nicole Kidman has been opening up to the press lately about her relationship with her husband, and about her relationship with ex Tom Cruise. Though she rarely talks about her first marriage, she now says that she was painfully shy …

Stonehenge: Images Found On Famous Rocks Stonehenge: Images Found On Famous Rocks

Stonehenge has long been a source of mystery and fascination for archaeologists and scientists, and a new discovery has led to some major excitement in the community. While researchers still aren’t exactly sure of the importance of the winter solstice …

ADHD Linked to Low-Level Prenatal Mercury Exposure ADHD Linked to Low-Level Prenatal Mercury Exposure
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A new study published this week in the journal Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine shows that low-level prenatal mercury exposure might be associated with a greater risk of children having attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). However, the study also showed that …

Mozilla Launches Developer Toolbar In Firefox 16 Mozilla Launches Developer Toolbar In Firefox 16
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Mozilla has launched a new feature with Firefox 16 called the Developer Toolbar, which comes with what Mozilla calls the Developer Command Line. This is designed to provide easy keyboard control over Firefox developer tools, and it completes commands and …

Images Of Google’s New Nexus Phone Leak Online Images Of Google’s New Nexus Phone Leak Online
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The Nexus line is Google’s way of getting the latest and greatest Android developments into the hands of users and developers. The Galaxy Nexus is the latest smartphone to bear the branding, but Samsung will not be making the successor. …