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Arianna Huffington Calls Bin Laden Death Ad ‘Despicable’
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Arianna Huffington has chimed in with her opinion of President Obama’s new Osama Bin Laden-themed campaign ad, calling it “despicable.” Below is the ad in question, which fosters speculation as to whether or not Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney would …

Privacy Advocate Wants Hearing on Google’s Wi-Fi Spying Privacy Advocate Wants Hearing on Google’s Wi-Fi Spying

Now that the non-redacted version of the Federal Communication Commission’s report on Google’s unsettling habit of eavesdropping on unsecured wi-fi network via the Street Car has been made available, the same privacy advocate that chastised the FCC for letting Google …

Kaku Explains the Future of Computing Power Kaku Explains the Future of Computing Power

Moore’s Law says that computer Power doubles every 18 months. However this “guideline” is in the process of breaking down. The limits of silicon technology are becoming apparent and new technology will need to be developed in order for computing …

Scarlett Johansson Says She’s Surprised by Rude Fans
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Scarlett Johansson claims that she’s surprised by how rude some of her fans can be when they approach her for a photo and/or autograph. Given just how often the actress is in the spotlight these days, you’d think that she’d …

Study Finds That People Aren’t Physically Interacting Much Anymore Due To The Internet Study Finds That People Aren’t Physically Interacting Much Anymore Due To The Internet

I’m going to be straight up with all of you – I think I’m addicted to the Internet. While my job involves my sitting at a desk working online all day, I can’t get away from it once the work …

Google, Oracle Trial Winding Down Google, Oracle Trial Winding Down

The trial of Oracle’s lawsuit against Google, who is suing over patent infringement regarding the use of Java in the building the Android OS, finally commenced roughly two weeks ago – 18 months after Oracle’s initial complaint – and now …

The Discovery Channel Tests Jet Disasters With 727

What happens when an airliner makes a crash-landing on solid ground, like, in a desert, for instance? Is it a survivable outcome? These are the kinds of questions the creative team from The Discovery Channel asked when they crashed a …

Lisa Lampanelli Roasts Dayana Mendoza
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Outspoken comic Lisa Lampenelli has roasted many of her famous friends, including Flavor Flav (which may be my favorite appearance of hers ever), but they’re always in good humor. “Celebrity Apprentice”, however, brought out that famous brash wit with just …

Coca-Cola In Talks To Buy Monster Beverage Corp Coca-Cola In Talks To Buy Monster Beverage Corp

It was reported today by the Wall Street Journal that Coca-Cola is considering buying energy drink maker Monster Beverage Corp. On news that Coca-Cola was looking into the acquisition, Monster’s stock went up 11% pushing Monster’s market value to $11 …

Bethesda Releases New Dishonored Screenshots

Over at the Bethesda Blog, Bethesda has released a handful of new screenshots for the highly-anticipated Dishonored. In Dishonored, players take on the role of an assassin framed for the murder of an empress. Players will take on assassination jobs …

Lionsgate and YouTube Launch New Fitness Channel Lionsgate and YouTube Launch New Fitness Channel
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Lionsgate Home Entertainment has partnered with YouTube to release an all new fitness-oriented channel called Lionsgate BeFit. It’s part of YouTube’s new initiative to deliver more niche-oriented original video entertainment. Lionsgate BeFit includes contributions from Jillian Michaels, Jane Fonda, Denise …

Google Sued Over “Jewish” Autocomplete Suggestions Google Sued Over “Jewish” Autocomplete Suggestions
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If you’ve spent any time on humor sites, forums, or user-submitted content aggregators like reddit, you have probably seen Google’s autocomplete search feature used as a tool for discovering the sometimes fascinating, sometimes downright odd, and oftentimes frightening collective queries …

No Internet, No Problem – But Could You Pull the Plug? No Internet, No Problem – But Could You Pull the Plug?

Taking an indefinite but meaningful vacation from the online world today is, at best, difficult and, at the worst, contrived. The internet isn’t exactly at phase, at least in the microcosmic terms of evolution because now that it’s here it …

Google Panda Update: Tips To Stay On Its Good Side Google Panda Update: Tips To Stay On Its Good Side
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Martin Panayotov recently wrote a post for SEOmoz about how a site (MyMovingReviews.com) he works for managed to benefit from the Panda updates. It’s an interesting article because usually you see articles about people who have been hit by the …

Google Refuses Request For Galaxy Nexus Source Code Google Refuses Request For Galaxy Nexus Source Code
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Google has filed a motion opposing an Apple subpoena for the source code used on the Samsung Galaxy Nexus smartphone. The subpoena was filed in the second of Apple’s two current lawsuits against Samsung in the U.S. (not the one …

Gamestop Exec Doesn’t Believe That Next Gen Consoles Will Block Used Games
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One of the rumors to come out of the next gen console discussion that has the chance to completely change the way that consumers interact with their consoles is not an integration of motion controls or larger disk drives. It …

Unblock The Pirate Bay By Switching DNS Servers Unblock The Pirate Bay By Switching DNS Servers
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This is a note to our friends across the pond, friends who may be freaking out about the news of The Pirate Bay potentially being blocked in the United Kingdom. While the news may come as a shock, especially in …

Hideki Matsui Signs With Tampa Bay Rays: Twitter Reacts

Hideki Matsui has reportedly signed on with the Tampa Bay Rays in a minor league contract. The former Yankee has played nine seasons in the major leagues and has a .285 career average. Rays executive vice president Andrew Friedman said …

Google Details Web Workers Debug Tools Google Details Web Workers Debug Tools

If you develop for any Web browser, especially if you code in HTML5, you might be familiar with Web Workers. If so, you also might realize that it can be pretty challenging to debug. Google has now introduced new support …

Paul Silas Won’t Return as Bobcats Coach: Twitter Reacts

Paul Silas apparently won’t be back next season as the coach for Charlotte Bobcats. Given that he only won seven games last season, I seriously doubt anyone is going to complain much about his departure. However, I’m sure there are …

SiriusXM App For Android Updated With 5 Hour Replay SiriusXM App For Android Updated With 5 Hour Replay

Sirius XM Radio announced today that a free update to their SiriusXM Android app has been released. The company claims the new app, which can now be downloaded in the Google Play app marketplace, will give subscribers to their service …

LHC Physicists Explain the Higgs Boson Particle LHC Physicists Explain the Higgs Boson Particle
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The Large Hadron Collider is pretty interesting. New subatomic particles are being discovered with its utilization. Just last Friday a new particle was discovered – “neutral Xi_b^star baryon”. The new particle is made up of three quarks, and only exists …

Etsy’s Reseller Debacle: Handmade Site Features Questionable Goods Etsy’s Reseller Debacle: Handmade Site Features Questionable Goods
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Since 2005, Etsy has been the place to go for handmade crafts and vintage goodies; strictly an online destination, it’s home to about 800,000 sellers who offer up everything from jewelry to children’s clothing to furniture. Anyone with handmade items …

Wikipedia Editors Are Basically All Dudes – Should That Matter? Wikipedia Editors Are Basically All Dudes – Should That Matter?
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Wikipedia have released the results of their second editor survey and, much like the original one from April 2011, the vast majority of Wikipedia editors are still men. After concluding data collection in December 2011 from over 6,500 respondents, the …