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Google Unveiling $200 Nexus Tablet At Google I/O [Rumor] Google Unveiling $200 Nexus Tablet At Google I/O [Rumor]

One of the more persistent rumors coming out of the tech world these days is that Google will be announcing its own foray into the tablet market during Google I/O. The all things Google conference will be taking place from …

Google: Google+ Will Never Have Ads [Update: Actually, Google+ May One Day Have Ads] Google: Google+ Will Never Have Ads [Update: Actually, Google+ May One Day Have Ads]
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Update: Apparently Scoble got it wrong when quoting Horowitz, and he did not actually say that Google+ will never have ads. Scoble said later in a comment on Google+: Also, sorry to +Bradley Horowitz for getting his quote wrong (apparently …

Google Discusses Its Safe Browsing Record Google Discusses Its Safe Browsing Record

No, this isn’t an advertisement for the benefits Google’s Chrome browser provides. Not even vicariously. Instead, the latest post over at the Google Security Blog is discussing the measures Google has taken to keep browsers safe through a number of …

Obesity and Coca-Cola Do Not Go Hand in Hand, CEO Claims Obesity and Coca-Cola Do Not Go Hand in Hand, CEO Claims
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Obesity in adults and children has been linked to a number of foods and beverages over the years. According to New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, sugary drinks such as Coca-Cola are to blame, as well. So concerned is he …

Breaking Bad Gets a Requiem For a Dream Video Tribute Breaking Bad Gets a Requiem For a Dream Video Tribute

No other show matches Breaking Bad in grit and intensity, at least on cable television. Now the fifth and final season is upon us. To celebrate (and to prepare for next season), we present to you a video that matches …

Angelina Jolie As “Maleficent”: Scary Beautiful Angelina Jolie As “Maleficent”: Scary Beautiful
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If you’ve ever seen Disney’s “Sleeping Beauty”, you probably remember just how terrifying–and awesome–Maleficent was. She was the epitome of evil, a woman who was almost part snake who could slither into your subconscious and cast a spell. She had …

Facebook May Not Be Struggling With Mobile Monetization After All Facebook May Not Be Struggling With Mobile Monetization After All
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“We do not currently directly generate any meaningful revenue from the use of Facebook mobile products, and our ability to do so successfully is unproven… and if we are unable to successfully implement monetization strategies for our mobile users, or …

Google Talks Dart Editor Before I/O Starts Google Talks Dart Editor Before I/O Starts

Can you believe that Google I/O is almost upon us? The gaming industry had their E3 and Apple had their WWDC, but now it’s Google’s time to shine. What are we going to see? More Google Glasses or maybe even …

Gmail Custom Themes Now A Reality Gmail Custom Themes Now A Reality

Google just announced that Gmail users can now create customized themes for their inboxes. Google has let users select from various themes for about 4 years, but until now, you couldn’t just use your own photos (or any from the …

Shackle Shoes: Adidas Pulls Latest Sneaker Following Controversy Shackle Shoes: Adidas Pulls Latest Sneaker Following Controversy
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Shackle Shoes, which are also known on an official level as JS Roundhouse Mid, were designed by a guy named Jeremy Scott. Although he had intended this footwear to be fun, extravagant, and, perhaps, a little outrageous, the last thing …

Harry Potter Books Now Available Through the Amazon Lending Library Harry Potter Books Now Available Through the Amazon Lending Library

Amazon announced today that Amazon Prime members can borrow all seven Harry Potter books through the Kindle Owners’ Lending Library. The Lending Library is Amazon’s service that allows Prime members to “borrow” an ebook once per month from a selection …

Nick Stahl Missing Again After Bolting From Rehab Nick Stahl Missing Again After Bolting From Rehab
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Nick Stahl is missing once again after exiting quietly from rehab, where he’s been recovering since a stint in May that left friends and family extremely worried about him. The 32-year old actor took off in May without telling his …

Gieger Counter Gets $100K in KickStarter Funding in One Hour Gieger Counter Gets $100K in KickStarter Funding in One Hour
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An open source Geiger Counter designed by Andrew Huang has made over $100,000 in Kickstarter funding in an hour. The handheld device is designed to help Japan detect radiation after the nuclear disaster that rocked the country last year. Since …

Google Offers For iPhone Now Available Google Offers For iPhone Now Available

Google announced that it has launched the Google Offers App for the iPhone. “We have hundreds of offers you can purchase in advance and thousands of free offers that you can use instantly or save for later,” Google says. “Either …

Weather Channel’s Trip Planner Lets You Plan for the Sunny Skies Weather Channel’s Trip Planner Lets You Plan for the Sunny Skies

Nobody likes driving through inclement weather. It doesn’t matter what your name is, nobody enjoys driving through torrential downpours or windstorms that push so hard against the side of your vehicle you begin to feel like you’re not the one …

Oracle Reports Fiscal Q4 2012 Earnings Oracle Reports Fiscal Q4 2012 Earnings
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Yesterday, Oracle released their Q4 2012 fiscal results. The company has had a big year and overall, things are looking up. GAAP revenues for the quarter are up 1% to almost $11 billion. Non-GAAP total revenues were also up 1% …

iPhone 5: Apple Locks In Liquidmetal Exclusivity For Two More Years iPhone 5: Apple Locks In Liquidmetal Exclusivity For Two More Years

Liquidmetal Technologies has filed a document with the SEC to extend its exclusive licensing agreement with Apple for another two years. The original agreement, which was reached in 2010, was set to expire on February 5. Under the amended agreement, …

Meebo: Save Chat Logs before Final Curtain Call Meebo: Save Chat Logs before Final Curtain Call
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Meebo announced earlier this month that it would be shutting down in July due to its acquisition by Google. The Meebo team is now sending out email notifications to users who might not be in the know about the acquisition …

An Unexpected Dark Knight Rises Trailer An Unexpected Dark Knight Rises Trailer

When the second full-length trailer for The Dark Knight Rises hit, it was with the understanding that it was the last full-length trailer for the highly-anticipated third installment to Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight series. But now, thanks to an exclusive …

Microsoft Surface Keynote Address – In Living Color Microsoft Surface Keynote Address – In Living Color
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Did you miss Microsoft’s debut of its flashy new tablet, Surface? If you were on the east coast following the live-blogs, you could be forgiven for missing it since the conference nosed into dinner time. Or, maybe you missed it …

Klout Announces New Algorithm at LeWeb London 2012 Klout Announces New Algorithm at LeWeb London 2012
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In what was probably the most awkward interview of all time, Co-Founder and CEO of Klout, Joe Fernandez talked about some changes that are going to be made to Klout’s algorithm that will make it a better indicator of social …

Netflix Beats Cable for Customer Satisfaction Netflix Beats Cable for Customer Satisfaction

A new study has revealed that customers rate Netflix Watch Instantly higher in customer satisfaction than premium broadcast TV. The study, from market research and consulting firm Parks Associates, cites the low cost and high viewing flexibility of Netflix streaming …

Diablo III Trojan Pulls Off Impressive Movie-Inspired Hack Diablo III Trojan Pulls Off Impressive Movie-Inspired Hack
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Hollywood gets a lot of things wrong when it comes to technology. One of the most persistent errors that we see is the hacker character. They’re always portrayed as some kid who can perform all manner of technological magic that …

Arsenio Hall Returns to Late Night TV: Twitter Reacts Arsenio Hall Returns to Late Night TV: Twitter Reacts

Arsenio Hall, the Emmy award-winning talk show host and champion of this year’s incarnation of Donald Trump’s “Celebrity Apprentice”, is set to return to television airwaves next year. According to MTV News, Hall will debut his new late-night syndicated chat …