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Is Cyber Warfare Imminent, Or Is the Hype Overblown? Is Cyber Warfare Imminent, Or Is the Hype Overblown?
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Is cybersecurity one of your top concerns? Whatever your opinion might be, the government has taken a particularly strong interest in it lately, as security breaches appear to be on the rise. In recent years, the U.S. has seen corporations …

Stephen Hawking’s Brain Recorded by the ‘iBrain’
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The New York Times published an article yesterday about the iBrain, a portable EEG device meant to record electricity in the brain. Using algorithms developed by Dr. Philip Low, the device could be able to decipher messages from the brain …

#LexingtonPoliceScanner Provides Best Post Game Entertainment Ever
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Unless you’ve lived in Lexington, KY for an extended period of time then you just can’t understand what UK basketball means to the fans in the state. When you’re born here, most likely you come into the world with UK …

Angry Birds Cartoon Set For Fall 2012

Rovio Mobile have been really busy lately! A wildly successful sequel to their awesome “Angry Birds” game, a theme park, an acquisition and expansion, and now a cartoon that will lead up to the movie. The company will be making …

iPhone 5 Coming In June, Says Foxconn Recruiter iPhone 5 Coming In June, Says Foxconn Recruiter
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Well, this is an interesting bit of news. It seems a recruiter for Foxconn, the company that manufactures most of Apple’s products, has said in an interview that the iPhone 5 (or “new iPhone,” as it will likely be called), …

‘Breaking Bad’ Goes ‘Mad Men’ With Opening Credits

It wasn’t long ago that we showed you the Mad Men promo spoofs for the new season of South Park. It seems Trey Parker and Matt Stone aren’t the only ones who see potential in the unique opening sequence. This …

AOL CEO Tim Armstrong Signs Four Year Deal AOL CEO Tim Armstrong Signs Four Year Deal

Starting March 29th 2012 AOL CEO Tim Armstrong begins a new four year contract. Approved on the 28th by the compensation committee, Armstrong will be entitled to a $1 million annual salary plus bonuses which could reach to two times …

Google Acquires TxVia To Bolster Google Wallet Google Acquires TxVia To Bolster Google Wallet

Google announced last night that it has acquired TxVia, a payments technology company, which will become part of Google Wallet. “Since 2008, TxVia has supported the management of more than 100 million accounts,” says Osama Bedier, Vice President of Wallet …

London Underground Transit Alerts Now On Google Maps London Underground Transit Alerts Now On Google Maps

It’s pretty nice if you’re fortunate enough to live in a city where there is an underground subway system for public transport. You don’t really need a car, you get to smell all of the humanity (of which is legion), …

Google, Oracle Going to Trial Google, Oracle Going to Trial

It has been confirmed that Google and Oracle will definitely be going to trial, after talks for an out-of-court settlement ultimately failed. The trial will commence two weeks from today. Magistrate Judge Paul S. Grewal had asked both parties to …

Jeremy Lin Shows Off His Hospital Uniform in Pic

Some people are making fun of Jeremy Lin’s latest photo and say that he over shared by posting a pic of himself in a hospital bed after having surgery for a small meniscal tear in his left knee. He said …

Massive BF3 Patch Goes Live On Xbox 360 On April 3rd
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Last but not least, the massive Battlefield 3 patch that has already been released on the PS3 and the PC is finally coming to the Xbox 360! The patch includes over 227 fixes including nerfing the unbelievably overpowered USAS-12. The …

Proposed Internet Legislation In Iraq and Lebanon Concerns Free Speech Advocacy Groups

Proposed legislation on the table in both Iraq and Lebanon has free speech and human rights watch groups on alert. The proposed laws — which deals with press freedom and online publishing — could use draconian methods and punishments to …

Tumblr Launches New Facebook Timeline Integration Tumblr Launches New Facebook Timeline Integration
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In a quick post to its staff blog, Tumblr announced some new Facebook Timeline integration, which the company says makes sharing posts on Facebook “a billion times better.” Users can now toggle “send to Facebook” when they’re posting, as well …

Carbon Nanotube Scale Can Weigh a Single Proton
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A group of scientists at the Catalan Institute of Nanotechnology in Barcelona, Spain have succeeded in creating a scale so sensitive that it can measure accurately to the smallest unit of mass – the yoctogram. A yoctogram is one-septillionth of …

Xbox Getting New Chromed Out Controllers

Microsoft must have been impressed with the look of the golden chrome controller being released with the Star Wars connect bundle, because they are coming out with a whole line-up of chrome. Check out these blinged out new controllers . …

Matt Cain Becomes Richest Right Hander In MLB History

Matt Cain of the San Francisco Giants has signed a 5 year $112.5 million contract extension that will keep him in the black and orange through the 2017 season. The deal is the largest in history for a right hander …

The Value of Website Testing [Infographic] The Value of Website Testing [Infographic]
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Today I’m sharing a new infographic from Monetate.com. The subject of their latest graphic is website testing. Whether you know it or not, most successful website designers and marketeers test their pages to make sure they are getting the most …

Google Maps Details Traffic Data For Inner City Roads Google Maps Details Traffic Data For Inner City Roads
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Google Maps has been an invaluable resource for people who are either just finding a place to drive to leisurely or getting to a location for business. One of the reasons its so highly praised is because users can see …

Burger King’s Menu Update: McDonald’s-Rival Worthy?

Fast-food giants McDonald’s and Burger King have been rivals for years–and the rivalry was so hardcore at one point, McDonald’s sued BK for a commercial that claimed their burgers had 20% more meat than McD’s patties. They also sued a …

Sony Bringing Google TV to Europe Sony Bringing Google TV to Europe
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Sony is set to begin selling Google TV-based products in Europe in September, according to Paris-based financial magazine Les Echos. Sony France marketing director Stephane Labrousse states that the company will sell two devices – a receiver that will go …

Modern Warfare 3 Blackout Planned
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Apparently, releasing some paid DLC is not the way to go about pacifying a fanbase that wants a little more support for their buck. At least, that’s the position a group of Modern Warfare 3 “fans” are taking for what …

Google+ Hangouts With Extras Are Being Phased Out Google+ Hangouts With Extras Are Being Phased Out
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Hangouts are arguably the most popular feature of Google+, and Google has gone out of its way to promote various, prominent Hangouts. The company has also used the medium to have plenty of its own, connecting with users and/or providing …

New Ustream Interface Focuses On Exploration New Ustream Interface Focuses On Exploration

Live video streaming site Ustream has announced that some pretty big changes to the site are on the way. It’s “rebuilt from the ground up,” they say, and its goal is to “provide a simplified experience for viewers and broadcasters.” …