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Syrian Leader Assad’s Private Emails Leaked Syrian Leader Assad’s Private Emails Leaked

Syria has been in shambles these past few months as violence has rocked the Middle Eastern nation. A lot of the blame has been placed on its leader, Bashar al-Assad, for allowing the bloodshed and countless civilian deaths to continue. …

Computer Scientists Developing Sign Language Translator Computer Scientists Developing Sign Language Translator

Computer scientists in Scotland are developing technology that can translate sign language into text through a simple webcam. The technology, which has the potential to run on variety of camera-enabled digital devices, could be a big help to speech-impaired users …

Brown Recluse Spiders: Where They Lurk and What You Should Do if You get Bit Brown Recluse Spiders: Where They Lurk and What You Should Do if You get Bit
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The brown recluse spider is even more dangerous than the Black Widow because of the way its venom affects humans. Their venomous bites cause necrosis, meaning that the tissue surrounding the attack site dies and leaves its victims with nasty …

‘The House of the Dead 4′ Coming to PSN ‘The House of the Dead 4′ Coming to PSN

The House of the Dead 4 has long been a staple in arcades, debuting in 2005. But now PlayStation 3 owners will be able the play the classic shooter at home. On April 17 the title will be offered on …

Kyle Orton Signs 3-Year Deal With Cowboys Kyle Orton Signs 3-Year Deal With Cowboys

It’s official: the Dallas Cowboys have reached an agreement with Kyle Orton and have signed him on to what will be his seventh season, where he will back up current QB Tony Romo after playing for the Kansas City Chiefs …

Alcoholics Anonymous Reveals Insider Trading Alcoholics Anonymous Reveals Insider Trading
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The Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) Philadelphia branch filed an insider trading complaint with federal regulators late last year. Since then charges have been placed against a financial consultant at Ameriprise Financial Services and four of his colleagues for shares …

Math Proves Super Mario Bros., Legend of Zelda Are (NP-)Hard Math Proves Super Mario Bros., Legend of Zelda Are (NP-)Hard

If you grew up playing video games in the 1980s or early 1990s, you almost certainly tasted the bitter fruit of frustration when you lost at games from the Mario Bros. or Legend of Zelda canons. Personally, I would unleash …

Comedy Central Acquires Off-net Rights to Community Comedy Central Acquires Off-net Rights to Community

Greendale Community College’s most famous study group will have a new member beginning in 2013 (and it’s not Beetlejuice) as COMEDY CENTRAL has reached a multi-year deal with Sony Picture Television to license the critically-acclaimed comedy series “Community,” it was …

John Wilkes Booth Bobblehead Pulled From Gift Shop John Wilkes Booth Bobblehead Pulled From Gift Shop
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Bobblehead dolls immortalizing the assassin of Abraham Lincoln were recently taken off the shelves at a Gettysburg National Military Park visitor’s center bookstore, according to reports. The effigies featured John Wilkes Booth holding a pistol, and were sold at the …

Mike D’antoni Resigns As New York Knicks Coach Mike D’antoni Resigns As New York Knicks Coach

A little less than a month ago, Jeremy Lin was taking New York City–and the world–by storm, bringing Linsanity to the people. The trend was so popular, as was the Knicks’ minor winning streak, some speculated Lin’s play was in …

iPhone Users Unite by Breathing Together iPhone Users Unite by Breathing Together

Non-profit organization, Do As One, is leveraging its array of powerful breathing technologies to unite 1 billion people online and via smartphones on November 11, 2012. The latest addition to the mix is the free Breathe Together iPhone app which …

Hydrogen Street Sweeper Being Used In Switzerland Hydrogen Street Sweeper Being Used In Switzerland

Since 2009, a hydrogen powered street cleaning vehicle has been undergoing testing on the streets of Basel, Switzerland. The project is intended to take hydrogen drives out of the laboratory and onto the streets in order to gain experience on …

Drug Side Effects Discovered With Computer Algorithm Drug Side Effects Discovered With Computer Algorithm

A week ago, you started a new prescription medication for acne. Today, you feel dizzy and short of breath and have difficulty concentrating. Your symptoms are not listed in the package insert as possible side effects of the drug, but …

Russell Brand Chucks iPhone through a Window, Blames Steve Jobs! Russell Brand Chucks iPhone through a Window, Blames Steve Jobs!

Russell Brand was accused on Monday of throwing paparazzo Timothy Jackson’s iPhone through a window in New Orleans. Jackson filed for “criminal damages”. Neither Brand nor a spokesperson have said anything about it, until just an hour ago on Twitter, …

If You Can’t Hold It, Use The Bucket! If You Can’t Hold It, Use The Bucket!
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According to CBS8 in San Diego a local high school art teacher, Gonja Wolf, is facing a lawsuit by a 14-year-old girl. According to the Patrick Henry School district, the teacher is on leave, but is still considered a member …

YouTube Now Recommends Videos Based On Engagement, Not Just Clicks YouTube Now Recommends Videos Based On Engagement, Not Just Clicks
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How many times have you finished watching a YouTube video, then clicked on a suggested video only to end up watching something that doesn’t interest you at all. YouTube is hoping to cut down on this scenario with a change …

Most Americans Doubt U.S. Will Be On Top by 2020 Most Americans Doubt U.S. Will Be On Top by 2020

More than half of likely voters doubt that the United States will be the No. 1 world leader in science, technology and health care by the year 2020, according to a new national public opinion poll commissioned by ResearchAmerica [pdf …

Google Starts Partnership With Signpost Google Starts Partnership With Signpost

Google announced today that they have reached a deal with the New York-based company Signpost, which provides online stores for local businesses around the country. The company will now run deals on Google Offers and in emails to subscribers. The …

Skyrim Gets First Unofficial Patch Skyrim Gets First Unofficial Patch
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Bethesda has handled the launch and post-launch upkeep of Skyrim way better than any of their previous games. By all accounts, it’s a pretty stable game without much wrong with it. There are still a few minor issues that Bethesda …

Insurance Agent Sentenced to do 6 Years After Stealing $1 Million from Clients Insurance Agent Sentenced to do 6 Years After Stealing $1 Million from Clients

After stealing over one million dollars from her elderly clients, the former Issaquah insurance agent could spend up to six years and three months in the can. Jasmine Jamrus-Kassim was arrested last March in Kent by State Patrol troopers and …

Huge Shark Feeding Frenzy Filmed! Huge Shark Feeding Frenzy Filmed!

Shark feeding frenzies happen all the time. You just normally don’t see one of this size caught on camera. Fifty to sixty sharks, mostly blacktip and bronze whalers, were filmed by a helicopter off the coast of Perth, Australia. Apparently, …

Yahoo Messenger 11.5 Update Adds New Features Yahoo Messenger 11.5 Update Adds New Features
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On Tuesday, March 13th, I learned about a new update to Yahoo Messenger. As an avid user of this messaging system, I was excited to test it out and to see what changes they have unveiled, because it has been …

Anonymous Timeline Alleges #AntiSec an FBI Creation Anonymous Timeline Alleges #AntiSec an FBI Creation
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Affiliates of the Anonymous movement are no stranger to FBI infiltration. Now, however, the hackers and their supporters are wondering if the #AntiSec group was not only infiltrated by federal investigators, but whether the group was itself a creation of …

Obama American Flag Angers Veterans Obama American Flag Angers Veterans
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We get flag stories a lot. From people getting evicted for displaying a flag in their apartment window in Oregon, to veterans forcibly taking down a Mexican flag flying higher than an American flag in Nevada. Now tempers are flaring …