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Redbox Instant Streaming Service Coming Your Way…Eventually Redbox Instant Streaming Service Coming Your Way…Eventually
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If you’re looking for another way to stream video other than the already available options like Netflix, Hulu, HBO Go, and the like – another service is one step closer to becoming a reality. Back in February, Redbox parent company …

Patent Troll Goes After Netflix And Others Over Autocomplete Patent Troll Goes After Netflix And Others Over Autocomplete
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Autocomplete is pretty ubiquitous in the tech space by now. If a site has search, you can bet that they have an autocomplete feature of some sort powering the front end. That feature just got a dozen or so companies …

Look At All These Things Facebook Is Doing For Your Page Look At All These Things Facebook Is Doing For Your Page
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Now that Facebook is a public company, it’s more focused on businesses than ever before. Facebook has been a tremendous tool for businesses for years (some businesses more than others), but the company is doing more with Facebook ads and …

Mariah Carey: “American Idol” Has Their Own Diva
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I was in middle school when Mariah Carey broke onto the music scene, so I grew up with her music. If you’re of a certain age, Mariah was part of your youth in a way that makes you sing along …

Fred Willard Tweets Humorous Review of Porn Flick
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Fred Willard is the man. I don’t care what anyone says — the guy is one of the funniest actors currently working today. Watch “Best in Show” and tell me he isn’t. And if PBS doesn’t want a masturbator hosting …

What If Android Powered The PlayStation Vita? It Would Look A Little Like This
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If the Ouya has proven anything, it’s that people are excited about an affordable game console running on Android. Google’s open source operating system can be put on just about anything and companies are definitely taking advantage of that. A …

iPhone 5 and iPad Mini Should Be Available This September iPhone 5 and iPad Mini Should Be Available This September
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iPhone 5 and iPad nerds, get your wallets and bank accounts ready. According to Plugged-in KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, an individual who is no stranger to Apple rumors, both the iPhone 5 and the smaller incarnation of the iPad should …

Steve Jobs To Be Immortalized In The Tech Capital Of Russia Steve Jobs To Be Immortalized In The Tech Capital Of Russia
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Regardless of what you think of the Apple co-founder, a lot of people have mountains of respect for Steve Jobs. When he passed away last year, people showed their respect in a variety of ways. Budapest went the strange route …

Online Petition To Allow YouTube to MP3 Conversion Tops 1 Million Signatures Online Petition To Allow YouTube to MP3 Conversion Tops 1 Million Signatures
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An online petition demanding YouTube to allow access for third party recording tools has topped 1.1 million signatures, and shows no signs of stopping. The petition, created by 21-year-old Philip Matesanz, asks Google to “break their silence and participate in …

Snooki: Mets Game Cheer Gets Her Booed
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Snooki–a.k.a. Nicole Polizzi–seems to have non-fans everywhere she goes these days. I’m not sure exactly why people hate on her so much or so often, but whatever the reason, she’s not letting it get to her. When she appeared at …

Uconn Gunman Commits Suicide Following Standoff
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The Uconn gunman who was spotted on campus Monday afternoon took his own life after a tense all-night standoff with local authorities. After communications broke down with police, the man, whose name has not been released to the public, shot …

Facebook Testing Subscribe Button For Pages Facebook Testing Subscribe Button For Pages

Back in 2011, Facebook launched the Subscribe button, which allowed users to sign up to receive updates from other users’ updates – either all of them, most of them, or only the important ones. Users can Subscribe to their friends, …

Google’s Project Glass Could Make Learning Another Language Unnecessary Google’s Project Glass Could Make Learning Another Language Unnecessary
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Learning a foreign language is hard. I’m sure you all know this, but I just wanted to remind you how soul-crushingly difficult it is for anybody over the age of 10 to wrap their brains around a new language. I …

Petra Anderson Survives Colorado Shooting Thanks to Rare Brain Defect
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Petra Anderson was like everyone else at the midnight screening of “The Dark Knight Rises” in Aurora, Colorado: She just wanted to see the latest Batman movie. What nobody anticipated was that masked gunman James Holmes would burst into the …

This New Martin Scorsese Siri Commercial Is A Lot Tamer Than Taxi Driver This New Martin Scorsese Siri Commercial Is A Lot Tamer Than Taxi Driver

Apple has put out a new iPhone/Siri commercial featuring famed director Martin Scorsese. This follows ads featuring Samuel L. Jackson, John Malkovich and Zooey Deschanel. Watching the new one, I can’t help but think about a classic scene from Scorsese’s …

Rachel Ward: “Thorn Birds” Turned Her Into Director
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Rachel Ward should have had a very bright acting career ahead of her after starring in one of the most popular and beloved mini-series ever made; instead, she walked away from acting shortly after to go behind the camera. The …

Facebook Makes It Easier To Market Brand Pages Facebook Makes It Easier To Market Brand Pages
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Facebook is about to release their first quarterly earnings as a public company. Their responsibility is to their share holders now who expect the social networking giant to keep bringing in the money. One of those methods is by getting …

Amelia Earhart Honored With Google Doodle Amelia Earhart Honored With Google Doodle
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An aviation pioneer and hero to men and women alike, Amelia Earhart would have been 115 years old today. For her birthday, Google has honored her with an (what-else?) airplane-themed Doodle. Earhart is best known for being the first woman …

Bear at Mall: Pittsburgh Mall Gets Another Furry Visitor
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Bear at mall: Shoppers at the Pittsburgh Mills mall were treated to a peculiar event when a bear wandered into Sears department store on Saturday, prompting officials to evacuate the establishment. After using the automatic doors to gain entrance to …

Government May Hold Google Back In Mobile Search Innovation, Even With Competition On The Rise Government May Hold Google Back In Mobile Search Innovation, Even With Competition On The Rise
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Earlier this month, Google was reported to have submitted a proposal to settle with the European Commission with regards to concerns expressed by the Commission’s head of competition, Joaquin Almunia. Details of Google’s proposal were not made public, but newer …

Sally Ride, America’s First Woman in Space, Dies at 61

Human space flight has always captivated the minds of the public, especially ever since man ventured into space; however, when a woman first traveled up into space (alongside man), the way we observed space travel was changed forever. The woman …

Wajam Aims To Make Your Online Shopping Experience More Useful Wajam Aims To Make Your Online Shopping Experience More Useful
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Wajam is launching a new feature for social shopping. If you’re unfamiliar with Wajam itself, it’s a browser extension that adds social search results to your search experience across the major search engines and other sites including Amazon, Yelp, YouTube, …

“The Walking Dead”: Lori Agrees She Needs To Die
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I’ve been an avid fan of the extremely popular AMC series “The Walking Dead” since its debut, and one thing I can say, with absolute certainty, is that I don’t like Lori. As someone who came into the comics relatively …

VMware Pays Large Sum To Acquire Nicira VMware Pays Large Sum To Acquire Nicira
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VMware has agreed to acquire software-defined networking (SDN)/network virtualization provider Nicira for $1.05 billion in cash plus about $210 million of assumed unvested equity awards. “VMware has led the server virtualization revolution, and we have the opportunity to do the …