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Jeremy Lin Shows Off His Hospital Uniform in Pic

Some people are making fun of Jeremy Lin’s latest photo and say that he over shared by posting a pic of himself in a hospital bed after having surgery for a small meniscal tear in his left knee. He said …

Massive BF3 Patch Goes Live On Xbox 360 On April 3rd
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Last but not least, the massive Battlefield 3 patch that has already been released on the PS3 and the PC is finally coming to the Xbox 360! The patch includes over 227 fixes including nerfing the unbelievably overpowered USAS-12. The …

Proposed Internet Legislation In Iraq and Lebanon Concerns Free Speech Advocacy Groups

Proposed legislation on the table in both Iraq and Lebanon has free speech and human rights watch groups on alert. The proposed laws — which deals with press freedom and online publishing — could use draconian methods and punishments to …

Tumblr Launches New Facebook Timeline Integration Tumblr Launches New Facebook Timeline Integration
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In a quick post to its staff blog, Tumblr announced some new Facebook Timeline integration, which the company says makes sharing posts on Facebook “a billion times better.” Users can now toggle “send to Facebook” when they’re posting, as well …

Carbon Nanotube Scale Can Weigh a Single Proton
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A group of scientists at the Catalan Institute of Nanotechnology in Barcelona, Spain have succeeded in creating a scale so sensitive that it can measure accurately to the smallest unit of mass – the yoctogram. A yoctogram is one-septillionth of …

Xbox Getting New Chromed Out Controllers

Microsoft must have been impressed with the look of the golden chrome controller being released with the Star Wars connect bundle, because they are coming out with a whole line-up of chrome. Check out these blinged out new controllers . …

Matt Cain Becomes Richest Right Hander In MLB History

Matt Cain of the San Francisco Giants has signed a 5 year $112.5 million contract extension that will keep him in the black and orange through the 2017 season. The deal is the largest in history for a right hander …

The Value of Website Testing [Infographic] The Value of Website Testing [Infographic]
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Today I’m sharing a new infographic from Monetate.com. The subject of their latest graphic is website testing. Whether you know it or not, most successful website designers and marketeers test their pages to make sure they are getting the most …

Google Maps Details Traffic Data For Inner City Roads Google Maps Details Traffic Data For Inner City Roads
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Google Maps has been an invaluable resource for people who are either just finding a place to drive to leisurely or getting to a location for business. One of the reasons its so highly praised is because users can see …

Burger King’s Menu Update: McDonald’s-Rival Worthy?

Fast-food giants McDonald’s and Burger King have been rivals for years–and the rivalry was so hardcore at one point, McDonald’s sued BK for a commercial that claimed their burgers had 20% more meat than McD’s patties. They also sued a …

Sony Bringing Google TV to Europe Sony Bringing Google TV to Europe
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Sony is set to begin selling Google TV-based products in Europe in September, according to Paris-based financial magazine Les Echos. Sony France marketing director Stephane Labrousse states that the company will sell two devices – a receiver that will go …

Modern Warfare 3 Blackout Planned
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Apparently, releasing some paid DLC is not the way to go about pacifying a fanbase that wants a little more support for their buck. At least, that’s the position a group of Modern Warfare 3 “fans” are taking for what …

Google+ Hangouts With Extras Are Being Phased Out Google+ Hangouts With Extras Are Being Phased Out
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Hangouts are arguably the most popular feature of Google+, and Google has gone out of its way to promote various, prominent Hangouts. The company has also used the medium to have plenty of its own, connecting with users and/or providing …

New Ustream Interface Focuses On Exploration New Ustream Interface Focuses On Exploration

Live video streaming site Ustream has announced that some pretty big changes to the site are on the way. It’s “rebuilt from the ground up,” they say, and its goal is to “provide a simplified experience for viewers and broadcasters.” …

XKCD Wins April Fool’s Day With Amazing Changing Comic Gag
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Everybody loves a good April Fool’s Day gag. Okay, not everybody. Most people love a good April Fool’s Day gag, and these days it seems like April Fool’s Day and the internet are like peanut butter and chocolate: they weren’t …

Social Media Propaganda Posters Will Hopefully Become a Coffee Table Book Thanks to Kickstarter Social Media Propaganda Posters Will Hopefully Become a Coffee Table Book Thanks to Kickstarter
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Aaron Wood is known in almost 20,000 Google+ circles for his social media propaganda posters and now he is putting together a coffee table book. He is trying to get funding for his Kickstarter project by networking on Google+. The …

Evidence of Pre-Human Fire Usage Found

A team of archaeologists studying caves in South Africa have announced their findings that human ancestors were using fire to cook long before humans evolved. The study, to be published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, shows …

Googler: Nobody Wants To Be Tracked Online Googler: Nobody Wants To Be Tracked Online

Last week, Google launched Google Consumer Surveys. These were designed both as a way for publishers to potentially make a bit of revenue, as well as a way to easily and cheaply collect market research. So far, at least Googlers …

5 Dead In Oakland School Shootings

Another school shooting has claimed the lives of at least five people today after a gunman–who hasn’t been identified in reports yet but is in custody–walked into classrooms at Oikos University and opened fire. Six others were wounded. The University, …

Square Hires Tesla Executive; Plans to Double Staff Square Hires Tesla Executive; Plans to Double Staff

Bloomberg reports Square Inc. is making an effort to double their staff this year. Producing credit card readers for the mobile device industry, they handled over $4 billion in transactions just last year. Squares main competitors include Intuit Inc., and …

Easter, Game of Thrones, and Trucker Hats

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

Windows Phone: Globalizing And Localizing Apps Windows Phone: Globalizing And Localizing Apps
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On the heels of Google’s announcement of Google Translate helping with the localization of Android apps, Microsoft is now talking up how Windows Phone developers can globalize and localize their apps. There is a difference between the two, I can …

Google Isn’t The Only One With Self-Driving Cars Google Isn’t The Only One With Self-Driving Cars

Google has made a lot of headlines with its self-driving cars. Last week, they put out the following video, showing one of the cars driving a blind man to Taco Bell: With that video, Google said its cars had completed …

Total Recall Trailer Premieres Today: Twitter Reacts
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The widely anticipated full-length trailer for “Total Recall” premiered today and has been making the rounds across the web after fans recently got just a brief preview of what the film has in store. The film, which stars Colin Ferrell …