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Skin Cancer Coffee: Study Shows Caffeine May Reduce Risk
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Skin cancer coffee is not — I repeat, is not — a new flavor of java over at Starbucks. I know those three words may get your taste buds tingling, but I can assure you that such a thing does …

If You Really Want To Learn About Google Compute Engine, These 2 Videos Should Be A Great Start If You Really Want To Learn About Google Compute Engine, These 2 Videos Should Be A Great Start
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At Google I/O last week, Google revealed Google Compute Engine, which has been described as App Engine on steroids. Google may be giving Amazon Web Services a run for its money. It might be a good time to start learning …

Buckled Road Causes Car To Go Airborne, Video Goes Viral
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In case you haven’t noticed, it’s been “hot AF” in the United States, and while that always makes for fun social media feed reading and humorous weather reports, the stifling heat can also be a hazard to those operating a …

Heatwave Causes Road To Buckle, Car Goes Airborne
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During the heatwave that’s spread across most of the U.S. in the past couple of weeks–with temperatures soaring into the 100′s in several states–crops have begun to die, wildfires have spread, and roads have actually started to buckle and shift. …

Google Trims the Fat Off of Products; Google Mini, Google Video, Symbian Get Chucked Google Trims the Fat Off of Products; Google Mini, Google Video, Symbian Get Chucked
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If Google was some digitized version of Wipeout!, inevitably some of the products won’t get to move on and compete in the next round. It’s a fact of life: there has to be losers. For at least a few of …

Google Voice Search Performs 47 Actions Admirably (Including A Meme) Google Voice Search Performs 47 Actions Admirably (Including A Meme)
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One of the coolest parts about Google’s I/O keynote was the Voice Search introduced in Jelly Bean to compete with Apple’s Siri. That was a staged demo though. Google could have mucked with the presentation to make it seem better …

Photosynthetic Dishes Store Energy While Being Used
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Home solar panels have become more and more common as the technology becomes cheaper to create and people see the growing expense of higher energy costs. This new invention takes the concept of micro managing energy savings to a whole …

PS3 To Get Increased PS2 Library….In Japan
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That day that a lot of people have been waiting for is finally upon us. The day that you can go to the PSN store and download your favorite game from 10 years ago. If you live in Japan that …

Google Schools You On Making Your Web Apps More Accessible Google Schools You On Making Your Web Apps More Accessible
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Google has posted numerous sessions from Google I/O on YouTube. This one looks specifically at making your web apps more accessible: The sessions starts with testing for accessibility, followed by advanced screen reader accessibility, then ChromeVox extensions, and APIs for …

PS Vita Firmware Update v1.8 To Add PS1 Support
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Maybe Sony is listening after all? After a very long time and a lot of griping by fans, Sony has finally announced an upcoming firmware update for the Playstation Vita that will allow it to play Playstation One games. This, …

Chuck E. Cheese Gets a Hip Rock-and-Roll Makeover Chuck E. Cheese Gets a Hip Rock-and-Roll Makeover
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Chuck E. Cheese has apparently lost his appeal with the children. CEC Entertainment Inc., the company that owns the popular children’s pizza restaurants, is attempting to revamp the character for the modern age, a facelift that will include a new …

Post-IPO, Five Times As Many Advertisers Say They’re Pulling Money Out Of Facebook Post-IPO, Five Times As Many Advertisers Say They’re Pulling Money Out Of Facebook
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Although Facebook’s stock price has slowly crept back over $31, its low point last month of $25.52 (after opening at $38) reflected a declining confidence in Facebook’s ability to monetize. And after General Motors publicly yanked all of its ad …

Jason Terry To Sign With The Boston Celtics, Twitter Doesn’t Miss Out
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Jason Terry will no longer be a familiar face in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, well, except when the Boston Celtics come to town to play the Dallas Mavericks, Terry’s now-previous team. While the deal has not been finalized, the imminent …

Buxom Bandit Not The First Dumb Criminal Caught On Tape
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Since the dawn of time, there have been thieves. Big animals stole from little ones, ancient man took what they needed to survive, and later, when money was invented, a whole new breed of criminal was born. But that doesn’t …

Movie Art Takes You Into The Movie’s Most Profound Moments
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Everyone has a moment when they are watching a movie and they find themselves completely swept away in the action or the drama. Sometimes to the point that they feel like they are part of the movie. That is one …

ICANN Still Rules The Internet Whether You Like It Or Not ICANN Still Rules The Internet Whether You Like It Or Not
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If you know anything about the Internet, then you know about ICANN. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers has power over the the most important parts of the Internet – domain names, IP addresses and protocol numbers. That …

Medieval Fantasy Avengers Revisited
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About a week ago we brought you an incomplete set of Avenger fan artwork that showed the different characters as medieval fantasy warriors. The artist promised that since then he would complete the set, and he has. Nick Fury, Iron …

Google Wants You to Get in Touch with Your YouTube Community Google Wants You to Get in Touch with Your YouTube Community
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Despite YouTube being the Mordor of online discourse, you may actually want to engage with that community from time to time. It’s not all bad, just 99.45% bad. If you actually feel daring enough to invite the YouTube community to …

Jude Law and Radiohead Lend their Voices to Save Polar Bears
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Yes, you read correctly, Jude Law and Radiohead have teamed up with Greenpeace to raise public awareness on the latest and greatest efforts by the big oil companies. This time, the oil companies are seeking out the rights to start …

Sagan Wins Tour De France’s Crash Marred 3rd Stage [Video]
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Breaking sports news video. MLB, NFL, NBA, NHL highlights and more. The Tour De France is considered the race to end all races. It is 3 weeks long and on average travels approximately 2,000 miles over 21 days. Some days …

Developers Get New Google Wallet Pricing Developers Get New Google Wallet Pricing
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Google has made some changes to the Google Wallet for Digital Goods API (formerly known as the In-App Payments API): new pricing and subscriptions. “First, we’ve heard feedback from developers that 5% transaction fees are great for microtransactions but not …

Google Maps Indoors of UK, Plus a Treat for Harry Potter Fans Google Maps Indoors of UK, Plus a Treat for Harry Potter Fans

Whether it’s been a torrentially stormy summer for you or a tumbleweed-dry fire-storming summer for you, you more likely than not want to stay indoors. For those of you lucky enough to be enjoying benign, temperate, and agreeable weather, good …

3D Printers Continue To Be The Most Amazing Invention Ever
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If you’ve been following our coverage of 3D printers, you know that I’m absolutely in love with them. They enable all sorts of amazing creations that were previously unheard of in the world of science, medicine and, perhaps most importantly, …

Netflix is Officially as Popular as Cable Television Networks Netflix is Officially as Popular as Cable Television Networks
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Cable television costs around $50 per month depending on what you subscribe to. Netflix costs around $10. While many of us are going to have an internet connection regardless of whether we have cable or not, dropping the extra $50 …