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Man Hits Head And Becomes Piano Savant

A 40 year old man in Denver dove into the shallow end of a pool 6 years ago and he suffered a severe concussion, hearing and memory loss. A few days after the accident, Derek Amato sat down at a …

Unreal Engine 4 Detailed by Epic Artist

The big developers and console makers of E3 have exhausted their supply of surprises for the year, so the gaming community is now left to sort through the endless scraps of indie titles and small publishers for creative surprises. It …

NPR’s “Car Talk” Hosts Retire, Twitter Reacts

For the longest time, whenever my family and I have gone on vacations and trips, on Saturday mornings, my dad has always wanted the radio turned to NPR for Car Talk, a talk show (hosted by National Public Radio) where …

Verizon 4G LTE Launching In More Cities This Month Verizon 4G LTE Launching In More Cities This Month

Who has the better 4G LTE coverage – Verizon or AT&T? Both companies will tell you a different story and sling mud at their competitors. At the end of the day, it all comes down to the fact that a …

Rejected “Game Over” Screens From Classic Games

What is it about the mocking tone of the “Game Over” screen that makes you want to keep playing? Ever sense that stupid dog from Duck Hunt popped up to laugh at you everytime you missed a duck, we have …

How Good Is Netflix’s Streaming Plan? NY Man Puts It to the Test How Good Is Netflix’s Streaming Plan? NY Man Puts It to the Test
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If you’re trying to get the most for your money, New York comedian and filmmaker Mark Malkoff has a solution. Although it could cost you your day job, you could rest assured that the $7.99 you pay each month for …

Zynga Rolls Out New “With Friends” Game
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Zynga is responsible for one of the most addictive games on the web right now–Words With Friends–and they’re about to unveil a new one with a more simplistic premise that could appeal to younger users. “Matching With Friends” will be …

South Park Cites Fair Use, Wins “What What (In The Butt)” Infringement Case South Park Cites Fair Use, Wins “What What (In The Butt)” Infringement Case

According to a ruling from the 7th U.S. circuit Court of Appeals, Butters is not a copyright infringer. The court upheld a lower court decision that ruled Viacom’s Comedy Partners were correct in their fair use defense concerning a 2008 …

Depression Treatment: Reach Out and Help Someone
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Depression treatment might be as easy as picking up the phone and talking to someone. According to a recent study, individuals suffering from depression may be more receptive to treatment over the phone than in a face-to-face, one-on-one session. In …

Last.fm Passwords Leaked Online Too Last.fm Passwords Leaked Online Too

[UPDATE] Last.fm has responded in more detail and is now notifying its members of the situation. Read the story here. [ORIGINAL STORY] Yet another site has had its passwords compromised in the wake of the LinkedIn password leak. Last.fm has …

Register a Domain Name Using Thunderbird 13 Register a Domain Name Using Thunderbird 13
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As the Support Analyst for iEntry, I spend a lot of my time involved in an e-mail client. The e-mail client of choice that I use to achieve best productivity for support is Mozilla Thunderbird, and I stand by this …

Google Algorithm Changes For May: Big List Released Google Algorithm Changes For May: Big List Released
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We’ve all been waiting for it, and now it’s here: Google’s monthly list of algorithm changes for May. This time, it’s 39 changes (less than last month). Of particular note, Google says it made a couple of adjustments to Penguin: …

The Discovery of Our Solar System’s Rogue Planet

Scientists believe the solar system as we know it was once just a cloud of dust surrounding a newborn star. Gravity caused those dust particle to form into pebbles, then boulders, then eventually coalescing into the planets we know today. …

Google and GroupM Next Launch SPARK Education Series Google and GroupM Next Launch SPARK Education Series

Yesterday, on Google’s Agency Blog they announced a new partnership with GroupM Next. GoupM Next’s innovation unit is called Spark and Google wants to help them deliver some valuable marketing education specifically geared toward branding. The duo will deliver a …

Apple’s Post-PC World Dominance Moving Along According to Schedule Apple’s Post-PC World Dominance Moving Along According to Schedule

Apple CEO Tim Cook’s assessment that the world is moving into a “post-PC” era during the debut of the New iPad may have seemed presumptuous at the time, maybe even overly ambitious of what Apple’s tablets, along with other manufacturers, …

Google Gives Important Landing Page Tips Google Gives Important Landing Page Tips

Google is sharing a video about creating effective landing pages for your AdWords ads, though the tips provided could really be applied to other ads. The video is actually from last summer, but it’s still relevant today. Clearly Google still …

Drive a Life-Size RC Car in the Peugeot XRC Concept Drive a Life-Size RC Car in the Peugeot XRC Concept

The Peugeot XRC Concept was independently designed by Brazilian artist Teago Aiello to be used as a rally car. It was rendered on 3D imaging software, so sadly, it does not exist in real-life even as a concept. But it’s …

iPhone 5 Rumor: Concept Video Puts New iPhone’s Pieces Together iPhone 5 Rumor: Concept Video Puts New iPhone’s Pieces Together
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We’ve learned an awful lot about Apple’s next iPhone (probably called “the new iPhone,” rather than the iPhone 5 or iPhone 6). There have been a slew of details leaked about the iPhone’s design, centered largely on a few sets …

Mrs. Doubtfire, Recut to Look Like a Horror Flick

Robin Williams sure did look scary in that old lady costume. Now you can imagine him as wearing an old lady costume made from the skin of actual old ladies in this horror recut trailer. It was created by Vimeo …

CEO Leadership: Choosing Gut Reaction Over the Research [Infographic] CEO Leadership: Choosing Gut Reaction Over the Research [Infographic]

Market research sometimes doesn’t add up to a hill of beans. After all, consumers are notoriously finicky; what they report and what they do are often very different. Sometimes things are just trendy, no matter what the research says. Other …

Square-Enix Going Old School For Next Final Fantasy

Oh Final Fantasy…..how you have changed over the years. A lot of people have fond feelings about the Final Fantasy series. My fond feeling comes from Final Fantasy 3 on the Super Nintendo, only to find out years later that …

Facebook’s “Message Seen” Feature Is Your Obsessive Girlfriend’s Dream Come True Facebook’s “Message Seen” Feature Is Your Obsessive Girlfriend’s Dream Come True
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Ok, before you say anything about the gender choice in the title, let me be clear – obsessive and paranoid boyfriends could become just as entrapped by Facebook’s new “Message Seen” feature as anyone. I’m a guy, so I chose …

Unreal Engine 4 Trailer Shown at E3

Though you might not be able to tell from the coverage of it, E3 is often more than just a show to debut games, gaming hardware, and accessories. It is also the place where companies market game development tools to …

WWDC 2012: Apple TV Getting Third-Party Apps? WWDC 2012: Apple TV Getting Third-Party Apps?

Last week we brought you news that Apple might be unveiling a new Apple TV operating system during the keynote at WWDC 2012 next week. The new OS would replace the version of iOS currently running on the Apple TV, …