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Cancer Treatment Gets A Boost From Genomic Supercomputing Cancer Treatment Gets A Boost From Genomic Supercomputing

Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong, Chairman of NantHealth and the Chan Soon-Shiong Institute for Advanced Health, as well as the most wealthy American in Los Angeles according to Forbes, this week announced the launch of the fastest genomic supercomputing platform in the …

Google And Publishers Reach Settlement After 7 Years Google And Publishers Reach Settlement After 7 Years

Google announced today that it has reached a settlement with the Association of American Publishers, ending seven years of litigation over a copyright infringement suit filed in October of 2005. Google says the settlement acknowledges the “rights and interests of …

You Can Now Share Files Via Amazon Cloud Drive You Can Now Share Files Via Amazon Cloud Drive

Amazon’s Cloud Drive service is only one of the many cloud storage services that are vying for your dollar. In fact, you could argue that Amazon doesn’t give you the best deal in terms of free storage. It does, however, …

LinkedIn’s New Company Pages Officially Launch LinkedIn’s New Company Pages Officially Launch
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Last month, LinkedIn revealed the new look for its company pages and let some of its partners, such as Philips, Citi, Dell, and HP in on the beta test for the design. At the same time, LinkedIn added company pages …

Warren Sapp’s Mansion Up For Auction Due To Bankruptcy Warren Sapp’s Mansion Up For Auction Due To Bankruptcy
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Warren Sapp, former NFL defensive star, is seeing his Orlando mansion go up for auction as part of his bankruptcy case. Sapp filed for Chapter 7 back in April, saying he owed $6.7 million to creditors, but didn’t have the …

Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition Gets Creative Mode And More In Next Update Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition Gets Creative Mode And More In Next Update
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Minecraft continues to be the best selling XBLA game ever released on the service. It’s kind of amazing since the original PC version is leaps and bounds ahead of the current console version in terms of features and content. That …

Bethesda Opens a New Studio in Austin Bethesda Opens a New Studio in Austin

Bethesda Softworks this week announced it will open a new game development studio in Austin Texas. The studio will be named Battlecry Studios and will be headed by Rich Vogel. Vogel was most recently the executive producer for Star Wars: …

Lark Voorhies: Bipolar, Or Just “Spiritual”? Lark Voorhies: Bipolar, Or Just “Spiritual”?

Lark Voorhies, former star of the classic sitcom “Saved By The Bell”, surprised many earlier this year when she appeared in a video interview for Yahoo! with a rather different look–which prompted fans to wonder if she’d had plastic surgery–and …

SOPA And PIPA Are Not Coming Back SOPA And PIPA Are Not Coming Back

SOPA and PIPA were a major threat to the Internet. Only those in the entertainment industry denied the claim as they pushed for stricter control of the Internet. The two bills eventually spurred the single largest Internet protest as countless …

Google Acquires Facial Recognition And Augmented Reality Company Viewdle Google Acquires Facial Recognition And Augmented Reality Company Viewdle
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Update: All Things D is sharing a statement from the company indicating that Google’s Motorola Mobility has indeed acquired Viewdle, under undisclosed terms: “Motorola Mobility today announced that it has acquired Viewdle, a leading imaging & gesture recognition company,” a …

Google Maps Street View Comes To Mobile Browser So iOS Users Have Access Google Maps Street View Comes To Mobile Browser So iOS Users Have Access
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Google announced today that it has added its Street View feature to Google Maps from the mobile browser. This means that iOS users who lost their beloved Maps app in favor of Apple’s newer, much criticized rendition, can once again …

Presidential Debate In Denver Was Most Tweeted-About Event In U.S. Politics Presidential Debate In Denver Was Most Tweeted-About Event In U.S. Politics
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Twitter announced early Thursday morning that Wednesday night’s presidential debate in Denver was the most tweeted-about event in U.S. politics. There were over 10 million tweets during the debate, according to the company. “The topic of tonight’s presidential debate was …

Rihanna And Chris Brown Take In Jay-Z Concert Rihanna And Chris Brown Take In Jay-Z Concert

Rihanna and Chris Brown have been spotted together a couple of times recently, and though rumors will always fly about the couple no matter what they do, fans are concerned that they really are back together despite the fact that …

Cliff Bleszinski Leaves Epic Games Cliff Bleszinski Leaves Epic Games

Epic Games today announced that Cliff Bleszinski, design director for the game development studio, has left his position with Epic. Bleszinski has been a part of Epic for over two decades, and has been the public face of the company …

Facebook SDK For iOS Updated To Version 3.1.1 Facebook SDK For iOS Updated To Version 3.1.1

Facebook recently updated its iOS SDK to version 3.1 to take advantage of iOS 6. The update brought a number of other features, but there’s still much work to be done. Facebook now has a smaller update available that you’ll …

Facebook Now Has A Billion Active Users, Zuckerberg Compares It To Chairs Facebook Now Has A Billion Active Users, Zuckerberg Compares It To Chairs

Facebook announced this morning that it reached 1 billion monthly active users on September 14 at 12:45 PM Pacific time. CEO Mark Zuckerberg posted a message this morning, saying, “This morning, there are more than one billion people using Facebook …

Google Launches Google Wallet For Web Content Google Launches Google Wallet For Web Content
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Update: Google has officially launched this product now. You can check it out here. It looks like Google has again let some news slip a little earlier than intended. A blog post on Google’s Commerce blog came through the RSS …

Romney Vs. Big Bird: Why The Internet Blew Up Romney Vs. Big Bird: Why The Internet Blew Up
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During last night’s presidential debate, Governor Mitt Romney made a small comment about Sesame Street character Big Bird that might have gone unnoticed, except for the millions of people watching who support educational television. “I’m going to stop the subsidy …

Google: By The Way, A Panda Update Is Rolling Out Alongside The EMD Update Google: By The Way, A Panda Update Is Rolling Out Alongside The EMD Update
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Last Friday, Google announced the EMD update. It was billed as a small and minor update, but the effects seemed to be fairly large, with many webmasters claiming to have been hit. Google’s Matt Cutts made it a point to …

R. B. Greaves Dies at 68, “Take a Letter Maria” Singer R. B. Greaves Dies at 68, “Take a Letter Maria” Singer
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If you are a fan of classic soul music, I am sure you have heard of the song “Take a Letter Maria,” sung by the artist R.B. Greaves. Unfortunately, this talented artist passed away this past Thursday (September 27th, 2012). …

The Internet Is Incredibly Convenient, But At What Cost? The Internet Is Incredibly Convenient, But At What Cost?

The Internet has made a lot of old daily routines obsolete. Reading the newspaper in the morning has been replaced by online news. Going to the bookstore to grab the new best seller has been replaced by a digital download …

Paul Ryan Contemplates New Band Names in the Latest Bad Lip Reading Paul Ryan Contemplates New Band Names in the Latest Bad Lip Reading
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About every couple of weeks, YouTube users can expect another installment of Bad Lip Reading, the hilarious series that redubs popular videos with nonsensical, oftentimes irreverent words – of course, based on the target’s lip reading. Well, it’s that time …

Mars Rover Curiosity is Now Using Foursquare Mars Rover Curiosity is Now Using Foursquare
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NASA today announced that the Mars rover Curiosity has begun using Foursquare to “check in” on Mars. Curiosity checked-in from Gale Crater earlier today, marking the first check-in on another planet. Foursquare users can follow the rover’s progress and see …

Batman Charged With Obstructing Police Batman Charged With Obstructing Police
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Batman may just want to be helpful, but not everyone wants his help. 33-year old Mark Wayne Williams was arrested over the weekend for obstructing a police investigation after he tried to assist Michigan police in finding a driver who …