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Chemotherapy May Cause Memory and Concentration Difficulties, Shows Study
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According to new research, Chemotherapy can induce changes in patient brains, affecting their concentration and memory. Dubbed “chemo brain,” the physiological effects were detected by researchers using PET/CT scans. “The chemo brain phenomenon is described as ‘mental fog’ and ‘loss …

YouTube / Vevo Contract Nears Expiration YouTube / Vevo Contract Nears Expiration

In 2009, YouTube announced that it had teamed up with Universal and Sony on a music video site called Vevo. Now, three years later, you’re probably pretty familiar with the brand. Even if you don’t visit Vevo.com, you’re probably used …

Delta Sued Over Noncompliance with California Privacy Law Delta Sued Over Noncompliance with California Privacy Law

The state of California has filed the first lawsuit as a result of their new app privacy initiative, and the target is Delta airlines. Attorney General Kamala Harris announced the civil suit, claiming that the app fails to have a …

Baby Left With Pit Bull So Dad Could Watch The Game
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A Florida father was arrested last Friday after leaving his 10-month old baby in the care of a pit bull. 41-year old James Irvine allegedly left the infant in a room with the door closed; the baby was crying when …

The John McAfee Story Gets The NMA Treatment The John McAfee Story Gets The NMA Treatment

It’s hard to believe this didn’t already exist, but Next Media Animation has put out its take on the McAfee saga. In real life, John McAfee was returned to a detention facility in Guatemala after being rushed to the hospital …

NASA Brushes Off Its Apollo Dust Data

It’s been 40 years since the last Apollo mission, and this week NASA announced that findings from those missions continue to provide researchers with new insights into the the moon. Scientists at the National Space Science Data Center (NSSDC), NASA’s …

B.I.G. Autopsy Report Leaked 15 Years After Death
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Famed rapper Notorious B.I.G. has been the subject of much speculation and rumor over the years after he was slain by an unidentified assailant in 1997 in L.A., and now that his autopsy report has been released, the unanswered questions …

Amazon Now Offers Crash Reports To Developers Amazon Now Offers Crash Reports To Developers

Amazon announced that it was providing free A/B testing to developers who made apps for its platform, but the goodies aren’t stopping there. Now developers will have access to crash reports as well. In the spirit of debugging mobile apps, …

Developer Eurocom Shuts Down in Wake of 007 Legends Failure
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Following the release of the poorly-reviewed and all-around dismal failure 007 Legends, developer Eurocom has laid off its 42 remaining employees and ceased trading on its stock. An Administrator from Smith Cooper has taken control of the company. Eurocom issued …

Sean Parker and Lars Ulrich Are Buddies Now Sean Parker and Lars Ulrich Are Buddies Now
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In the year 2000, Metallica’s Lars Ulrich was fuming over the fact that an unfinished Metallica track had wound up on the Sean Parker-founded filesharing service Napster. That led to a famous lawsuit and the eventual demise of Napster as …

“Royal Prank Call” Nurse Commits Suicide
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The nurse who was unfortunately on the receiving end of a silly prank call regarding Kate Middleton’s state of being has committed suicide, the hospital confirms. Jacinda Saldanha was on duty at King Edward VII Hospital when two radio personalities …

Honey Boo Boo’s “Holladay” Special
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There have been a lot of strong opinions on Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson and her family since their show first aired on TLC, but they’re garnering some praise this week for their contributions to needy children in their hometown. …

Kindle Fire Is Now Available At GameStop Kindle Fire Is Now Available At GameStop
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When you think of GameStop, you generally think of console titles lining the walls and 8,000 copies of Madden NFL 08 going for $1.99 each. The gaming retail giant has changed its image over the past year, however, to a …

First Trailer For Mars: War Logs, a New Cyberpunk RPG

It seems that cyberpunk might just be the next trend in video games. Along with Remember Me and Cyberpunk 2077, a new game called Mars: War Logs will have a decadent, dystopian future as its setting. The game, developed by …

Harvard’s Semitic Museum Is Using 3D Printers To Restore An Ancient Statue Harvard’s Semitic Museum Is Using 3D Printers To Restore An Ancient Statue
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Much of our shared ancient history is told through art. Researchers study statues, carvings and other artwork to piece together the lives of these ancient peoples. Unfortunately, many of these ancient statues were lost to time, or were destroyed by …

NASA Finds Mysterious Gullies on Asteroid Vesta’s Surface
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NASA’s Dawn mission has returned images from the giant asteroid Vesta that scientists say include long, narrow gullies along the walls of relatively young craters. The discovery has revealed a mystery that scientists are now trying to solve. The images …

E-Cookbook Compiles Techie Recipes for Charity E-Cookbook Compiles Techie Recipes for Charity
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If you’ve ever wondered what figures in the tech community are eating? Want to donate to charity? Well, with a purchase of a new ebook called “The Startup Chef” you can fulfill both of those desires. Published and showcased via …

Pitbull Puppy Dragged By Truck For Being “Aggressive”
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A Kentucky man faces charges after he tied a neighbor’s pitbull to the back of his truck and dragged him along the road. The man, who hasn’t been identified, said he did it because the dog was “aggressive” and killed …

Google Tag Manager Gets Built-In Templates For Popular Tags Google Tag Manager Gets Built-In Templates For Popular Tags
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In October, Google announced the launch of Tag Manager, a tool for consolidating the various tags you use for your site into one snippet of code, and enabling you to manage them from a single interface. Google has now teamed …

Rihanna: Tattooed For Chris Brown?
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Rihanna and Chris Brown have had a tumultuous relationship, to say the least. Since their violent altercation in 2009 when he beat her bloody, the two of them have had an on-again, off-again affair, much to the disappointment of many …

Samsung Galaxy S III to Get Premium Suite Upgrade Samsung Galaxy S III to Get Premium Suite Upgrade
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If the popularity of Google’s Nexus devices is any indication, Android users really are looking for a pure Android experience. An experience without all the (mostly useless or niche-case) “features” added by manufacturers and carriers to make their phones unique. …

Google’s Vic Gundotra Talks About Google+ For An Hour [Video] Google’s Vic Gundotra Talks About Google+ For An Hour [Video]
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On Thursday, Google announced that Google+ (as in plus.google.com) has reached 135 million active users. ‚ÄúToday Google+ is the fastest-growing network thingy ever,” proclaimed Google SVP, Engineering, Vic Gundotra. “More than 500 million people have upgraded, 235 million are active …

Facebook’s Documentation Just Got Way Better Facebook’s Documentation Just Got Way Better
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Those who develop for Facebook are no doubt familiar with the extensive documentation the social network provides. Every new feature and revision announcement ends with a link to a wall of code and text that seeks to explain the ins …

Casual Game of Bop It Takes a Horrible Turn [VIDEO]
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If you were between the ages of five and twelve in the mid-to-late nineties, I’m sure you remember countless hours of bopping it, twisting it, and pulling it. Later, you may have even flicked it, shook it, or spun it. …