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Google: OAuth 2.0 Playground Gets New Features Google: OAuth 2.0 Playground Gets New Features

Google launched the super handy OAuth 2.0 Playground last december which lets developers play around with the OAuth 2.0 protocol and APIs that use it. Never the one to let good enough stay good, Google has added new features that …

James Cameron Isn’t Finished With 3D Yet!

Titanic fans will be excited to find that James Cameron is planning to release a 3D film experience of his Mariana Trench adventures under National Geographic supervision. He is shooting for a release this year. The film will be featured …

Matt Cutts: 1 In 5 People In U.S. Have Heard Of SEO Matt Cutts: 1 In 5 People In U.S. Have Heard Of SEO
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As you may know, Google launched a new product today called Google Consumer Surveys. Googlers are certainly hyped up about it. Google’s head of web spam, Matt Cutts, used the product to put out his own survey about SEO in …

Billions Of Inhabitable Planets Found In Milky Way Billions Of Inhabitable Planets Found In Milky Way

People have wondered aloud for decades that if our planet one day became uninhabitable, would we be able to find a new home? Well until recently scientists had hypothesized that there were at most a couple thousand inhabitable planets in …

RIP Patrick Dempsey Trending on Twitter RIP Patrick Dempsey Trending on Twitter

It seems someone is always fake dying on the internet. A couple of weeks ago it was Justin Bieber and now the phrase ‘RIP Patrick Dempsey’ is trending on Twitter. To be clear, the actor is alive and well. Patrick …

‘Eat It Don’t Tweet It’ Video Goes Viral ‘Eat It Don’t Tweet It’ Video Goes Viral
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Sick of seeing people posting pictures of their food on Facebook and Twitter, so are comedy video makers The Key of Awesome. They have collaborated with fellow YouTube star American Hipster to rip “that guy” on Facebook, who is pretentious …

Justin Bieber Twitter Prank Could Get Him Sued
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Several Dallas, Texas residents are upset over a prank the Biebs pulled on his Twitter account recently. So upset, in fact, that attorneys have been contacted with talk of at least two lawsuits. It started when Bieber tweeted a phone …

Share The Android Dev Console With Your Team Share The Android Dev Console With Your Team

The Android team provides developers a nifty dev console where team leader can track various metrics of their app. This allows them to see how the app is doing while being able to manage various specifics all from one place. …

Best Buy Closing 50 U.S. Stores, Stock Drops Best Buy Closing 50 U.S. Stores, Stock Drops

It has been reported that Best Buy plans to close 50 big-box U.S. stores by 2013, causing its stock to take a hit. Still, the company says it seeks to open 50 stores in China, after reporting its quarterly results. …

Google Consumer Surveys: “Super Important” For Publishers? Google Consumer Surveys: “Super Important” For Publishers?
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Google has introduced Google Consumer Surveys, trying to kill multiple birds with a single stone. Those birds would be publishers looking for revenue sources and less-than-stellar market research. With the product, publishers can use this instead of a pay wall …

Facebook Hiding Spam Comments, Adding Comment Permalinks Facebook Hiding Spam Comments, Adding Comment Permalinks

Do you ever get those comments on your Facebook wall posts that are just mean, hateful or just stupid? You can remove them as the admin of a page, but Facebook is making it easier for page admins to hide …

Borderlands 2 Developer Reveals Gameplay Goodies

Borderlands 2 is going to be the hot release this year for a lot of gamers. Last month, 2K games released the debut launch trailer, showing the four new characters and some of the gameplay, but we want to know …

Ticks And Spiders: Early Spring Triggers Hatching
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Many states have experienced a shockingly mild winter this year, and Spring popped in towing record-setting warm weather with it. Because of the unexpected, sudden warmth, entomologists say ticks will likely be a huge problem this year because their eggs …

Former Google Engineer Created Disconnect.me To Counter Browser Tracking Former Google Engineer Created Disconnect.me To Counter Browser Tracking

You might not realize just how many companies are collecting data about your online activity, nor just how much data they’re actually collecting. You might also not realize that this data is increasingly linked to the personal information you provide …

Google Maps Now Shows Best Time-Saving Travel Method For Your Trip Google Maps Now Shows Best Time-Saving Travel Method For Your Trip

Taxi or subway? Start the car or hug the bike lane? It’s not exactly planes, trains, and automobiles, but there’s a lot of different ways to get you to the same place, all of which might take longer or shorter …

Breast Cancer: If You Drink One Glass a Day You Increase Your Risk

A recent study indicates that if you have one alcoholic beverage a day you increase you likelihood of getting breast cancer by four percent. That risk skyrockets to 50 percent for individuals who consume three or more drinks per day. …

MacBook Touch Concept Video Shows What A Touchscreen Laptop Would Look Like MacBook Touch Concept Video Shows What A Touchscreen Laptop Would Look Like
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In a world where multitouch displays are just about everywhere, it’s easy to forget that when Apple introduced the technology on the original iPhone in 2007 it was seen as a major advance. Much like the retina display that would …

ComComedy Site to Broadcast Standup Gigs ComComedy Site to Broadcast Standup Gigs

ComComedy, a new internet comedy channel that will screen exclusive standup and comedy festival content, is set to launch next month. ComComedyTV has operated as a Youtube channel for the past two years, but will commence broadcasting from its own …

Google Shows Consumer Surveys Made Easy Google Shows Consumer Surveys Made Easy

Are you looking for a fast easy way to do market research?

Twitter Scam Preys On Draw Something Fans Twitter Scam Preys On Draw Something Fans
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Twitter scams are nothing new, and their level of sophistication can vary. Sometimes, a scam user will just send out links to multiple other users offering some prize or ware. Sometimes, scam users will flood users with random links, with …

Infographic: 2011′s Worst Hacking Scandals Infographic: 2011′s Worst Hacking Scandals

I recently reported on Verizon’s 2012 Data Breach Investigation Report, and how the report highlighted the growing trend of hacking for a political or other cause – “hacktivism”. But those cases aren’t the only security breaches, or even the majority …

Wind Map Beautifully Depicts Wind Patterns Across the U.S. Wind Map Beautifully Depicts Wind Patterns Across the U.S.
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While it looks like the zephyric lovechild of Vincent Van Gogh and Edward Gorey, Wind Map is actually a real-time map of the wind patterns across the United States. Rather than using different colors to indicate the strength of gales, …

Apple CEO Visits Foxconn In China Apple CEO Visits Foxconn In China

Bloomberg reports that Apple CEO Tim Cook visited Foxconn’s newly built manufacturing facility at Zhengzhou Technology Park yesterday in China. Apparently he was there to view the new iPhone production line at the plant. His trip also included a meeting …

Journey Shatters PSN Sales Records

Journey, the magical adventure/wandering game from thatgamecompany, has captured the hearts and minds of PS3 gamers everywhere. It definitely captured my heart with its lush visuals and minimalistic design philosophy. It seems that the game’s wonder wasn’t lost on anybody …