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Whoopi Goldberg To Guest Star On Popular Show
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Whoopi Goldberg is mostly known for her role on daytime talk show “The View”, which sometimes requires her to get down and dirty with the guests (see: Ann Coulter). But she’s only been on a few television shows in the …

You Did It, Internet: GIF Declared Word of the Year

GIFs: They’re so hot right now. You know them. You love them. They power reddit and Tumblr. They’re the perfect way to express a wide range of emotions and reactions, or simply a quick and easy way to cut to …

Google Nexus 4 Sells Out In Less Than An Hour Google Nexus 4 Sells Out In Less Than An Hour
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As promised, Google’s Nexus 4 and Nexus 10 both went on sale this morning. Both devices have proven to be pretty popular, but the Nexus 4 may just be Google’s most popular device yet. The Next Web reports that the …

Etsy Surpasses 20 Million Members As Sales Blow Last Year’s Out Of The Water Etsy Surpasses 20 Million Members As Sales Blow Last Year’s Out Of The Water
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Etsy announced today that it has surpassed 20 million members (buyers and sellers). In the first week of November, the company passed the $700 million mark for sales so far in 2012 (compared to $525 million for all of 2011). …

Mars Rover Curiosity Chemically Analyzes Martian Soil

Mars rover Curiosity has placed the first solid sample of Martian soil into its Sample Analysis at Mars (SAM) instrument. The sample’s chemical makeup has been analyzed, looking specifically for compounds found in environments that can support life. The results …

John McAfee Keeps Calling Wired Reporter, Wired Reporter Keeps Tweeting John McAfee Keeps Calling Wired Reporter, Wired Reporter Keeps Tweeting
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As previously reported, John McAfee, the creator of the antivirus of the same name, is wanted by police in Belize as the prime suspect in the murder of his neighbor. McAfee has been calling Wired reporter Joshua Davis, sharing his …

Dump Trump: Petition Calls Out Macy’s For “Birther” Ad
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A SignOn.org campaign has garnered over 500,000 signatures calling for Macy’s to release Donald Trump as a spokesperson and pull him from their newest “Magic Of Macy’s” Christmas ad, all because he tugged on Santa’s beard. The petition states that …

Android 4.2 SDK Is Now Available Android 4.2 SDK Is Now Available

We’ve all seen the great new features coming to Android 4.2 by now. The Photo Sphere camera is pretty amazing, and multiple accounts on tablets has been a long time coming. Those features, however, are just the beginning. The new …

Winklevoss Twins Hukk $750,000 at Online Shopping Startup Hukkster Winklevoss Twins Hukk $750,000 at Online Shopping Startup Hukkster

Earlier this year, Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss started Winklevoss Capital, their own private venture capital firm. Shortly after that, the two purchased an $18 million, 8,000 sq ft mansion in Los Angeles, reportedly signifying an expansion of the firm to …

Dropbox Hits 100 Million Users, Shows No Signs Of Slowing Dropbox Hits 100 Million Users, Shows No Signs Of Slowing

Dropbox announced today that it has surpassed 100 million users, who are saving a billion files every 24 hours. “Since the beginning, Dropbox users have remained at the heart of the company’s mission,” a spokesperson for the company tells WebProNews. …

HTC Droid DNA 1080p Smartphone Announced HTC Droid DNA 1080p Smartphone Announced
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HTC today announced the Droid DNA smartphone, the first U.S. smartphone to feature a 1080p screen resolution. The announcement came during today’s joint Verizon/HTC event. The Droid DNA will have a five-inch display, a 1.5Ghz quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM, …

Matt Cutts On How Google Handles Site-Wide Links Both Algorithmically And Manually Matt Cutts On How Google Handles Site-Wide Links Both Algorithmically And Manually
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If you’re interested in how Google treats site-wide backlinks, you’ll be interested in a new Webmaster Help video Google posted today. Matt Cutts takes on the following question: Are site-wide backlinks considered good or bad by Google? Or do they …

Drunk Airport Fight Caught On Video
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One Texas A&M fan had to let it be known that his team won over Alabama last weekend, no matter how silly it made him look. The fan, wearing a “Johnny Football” tee-shirt, started a brawl with another man in …

Google Starts Fiber Installation In Hanover Heights Today Google Starts Fiber Installation In Hanover Heights Today

The promised day has arrived – Google is ready to start installing 1 Gbps Fiber Internet in the homes of Hanover Heights, Kansas City residents. Of course, Google has a nice guide for those receiving Internet over the next few …

Diabetes Targeted by New “Hormone Hybrids”

An team of scientists may have achieved a major milestone in the treatment of diabetes and obesity. The researchers engineered a method to deliver hormones to specific tissues in the body, while keeping them away from others. The team, led …

LinkedIn Now Lets You Edit Your Profile on Its Mobile Apps LinkedIn Now Lets You Edit Your Profile on Its Mobile Apps
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LinkedIn has just released updates to their iOS and Android apps that brings one of the most-requested features to the mobile platform. Starting today, LinkedIn users can now edit their profiles via mobile. So if you just got hired, got …

Prince Charles Assault Planned, Not Carried Out
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A 74-year old man in New Zealand was arrested and held during Prince Charles and Camilla’s tour of the country recently after it was discovered he had a plot to throw horse manure on the royal couple. Sam Bracanov was …

3D Printing Is Getting Pretty Flexible These Days 3D Printing Is Getting Pretty Flexible These Days
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The folks at Objet are doing some pretty awesome things with 3D printers. Even better, they’re doing some awesome things with the kinds of materials that 3D printers can work with. It’s not just about hard plastic anymore as models …

Google: Government Requests Continue To Increase Around The World Google: Government Requests Continue To Increase Around The World

Google just updated its transparency report, showing that government requests are on the rise. The new report looks at data about government requests from January to June. “This is the sixth time we’ve released this data, and one trend has …

PlayStation Plus Coming to PS Vita Next Week

For those immersed in Sony’s gaming ecosystem, the PlayStation Plus subscription service is quite nifty. Where an Xbox LIVE Gold membership is generally just a fee for the privilege of playing multiplayer on an Xbox 360, PlayStation Plus provides its …

Infinite Jukebox Lets You Listen to an Ever-Changing Version of Your Favorite Song, Forever
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Do you really, really like one particular song – enough to listen to it forever? Well, now you can. Seriously, you can now start your favorite song and hear it played in random variations until the end of time. Or …

Your Next Android Phone May Come With An Ubuntu PC Your Next Android Phone May Come With An Ubuntu PC
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Android is pretty versatile as far as operating systems go. It can be a lot of things, but we still haven’t seen Android take on the PC space in a big way just yet. Ubuntu might just change that. Ubuntu, …

Matthew McConaughey Stopped Eating For Role
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Matthew McConaughey’s photo has been making the rounds on the web lately, and not because women want to share the image of his cut abs. The normally buff actor has lost 30 pounds in order to portray a man with …

Apple Launches Holiday Gift Guide Website Apple Launches Holiday Gift Guide Website
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Apple doesn’t send out holiday mailers to mailboxes all over the country. It doesn’t need to, and paper spam would seem old-fashioned for the world’s most valuable tech company. In fact, it probably doesn’t need to put together a holiday …