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Conan Makes Bad Hockey Joke, LA Kings Call Him Out

Just a couple of hours ago, Conan made a sort of half-a**ed attempt at a joke about NHL team L.A. Kings. Follow @ConanOBrien (image) Conan O’Brien @ConanOBrien The @LAKings are playing the @PhoenixCoyotes? I wonder which city that shouldn’t have …

Anonymous Takes Down KKK Web Sites In #OpBlitzkrieg Anonymous Takes Down KKK Web Sites In #OpBlitzkrieg
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Anonymous has a plethora of Friday activities where the collective takes down a Web site associated with a particular group of people. They’ve been targeting the FBI and those associated with the agency for a while now. You may feel …

The Dark Knight With Just The Joker

If you’ve been on the Internet for a decent amount of time, you’ve probably come across a number of supercut mash-up videos. Whether it’s the “F*cking Short Version” of The Big Lebowski or any of the multitude that came out …

Is DuckDuckGo Gaining Ground on Google? Is DuckDuckGo Gaining Ground on Google?
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In recent years, the search industry has not changed a lot in terms of large players. Google has maintained the leader position with its ownership of nearly 70 percent of search market share. The #2 and #3 spots have changed slightly after the Microsoft-Yahoo Search Alliance in 2009. According to the most recent Experian-Hitwise statistics, Bing-powered search has risen to 30 percent.

SYTYCD Season 9 Dallas Auditions, Twitter Reacts

Yesterday (Thursday, May 24th, 2012) marked a big day in TV debuts. On the ABC network, the first season of Duets aired, and on the FOX network, the ninth season of So You Think You Can Dance aired as well. …

App Store Gets Free App Of The Week, Editor’s Choice App Store Gets Free App Of The Week, Editor’s Choice

Apple has taken some extra steps to promote new apps in the iOS and Mac App Stores. If you go to the Featured section of the App Store on your iOS device or your Mac, you’ll see a few apps …

Maven Research Crowd-Sources Consulting Work Maven Research Crowd-Sources Consulting Work
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When Wyatt Nordstrom launched Maven.co back in 2009, he had questions. Questions he could not find answers to. Maven Research was founded, three years ago this month, to use the web’s long reach to answer the unanswerable questions businesses have …

Yahoo: Forget Livestand, Use Axis Yahoo: Forget Livestand, Use Axis
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Yahoo thinks it can compete in the mobile browser space, and has apparently decided not to worry about competing in the tablet news reader space – at least not as directly. Actually, it would probably be more accurate to say …

Robotic Lifeguard Currently Being Tested in Los Angeles Robotic Lifeguard Currently Being Tested in Los Angeles

As a naturally morbid human being, I’ve always dreamed of being rescued by someone curvy and female should I find myself drowning in the middle of the ocean. And if my would-be rescuer is attempting to reach me while running …

Super Hero Kids Have Great Imaginations
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I’m pretty sure that every little kid since comics were invented has at one point in time dreamed of being his or her favorite super hero. From Batman to Superman to Wolverine, we have all ran through a field yelling …

Lolo Jones: Olympic Twitter Sensation

29-year old Lolo Jones, who is almost as famous for her virginity as she is for her athletic savvy, is seeing a jump in popularity on her Twitter account lately for her witty tweets and charming interaction with fans. The …

WordPress.com Gets New Notifications Tab, Toolbar Button WordPress.com Gets New Notifications Tab, Toolbar Button

WordPress announced a new tab on the WordPress.com home page and a new toolbar button for notifications. “The first thing you’ll notice is that there is no number,” explains Andy Skelton of WordPress. “We axed it out of compassion. It …

Does Microsoft Ignore Bing’s Results? Does Microsoft Ignore Bing’s Results?

Earlier this week, Google released their annual Transparency Report, which, among other things, focuses on the multitude of search engine result takedown requests they receive. Among the information contained within, there’s a list of the entities issuing these requests. The …

Starboard Claims AOL Loses $500 Million a Year on Display Ads Starboard Claims AOL Loses $500 Million a Year on Display Ads
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In comScore’s latest report regarding the top 50 internet properties in the U.S., AOL came in at #5, with over 110 million unique visitors during the month of April. It’s clear that AOL has maintained a steady audience regarding its …

Jay Leno Steals YouTube Video for His Show

We already know that Jay Leno will steal your TV show, just ask Letterman and Conan. With that kind of high profile larceny under his belt, this story should come as no surprise. It seems that Jay aired a clip …

Dell Completes Wyse Technology Acquisition Dell Completes Wyse Technology Acquisition

Back at the beginning of April we reported on Dell’s intention to acquire Wyse Technologies, a specialist in cloud client computing. Today, Dell announced that the acquisition is complete and they are ready to pass on their newly acquired technology …

Wii U Facebook Page Starts To Tease Console’s E3 Showing
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Earlier this week, Nintendo revealed its massive E3 campaign that would take advantage of every social media platform on the planet. One of the components of the campaign was that the company would use Facebook as a platform to stream …

Army To Unveil Exoskeleton For Soldiers Army To Unveil Exoskeleton For Soldiers

In something straight out of scifi we get the news that the Lockheed Martin and Ekso Bionics are getting close to deploying their Human Universal Load Carrier (HULC) hydraulic exoskeleton for testing on the front line. The exoskeleton, which has …

Google Penguin Update: There Hasn’t Been One Since The First One Google Penguin Update: There Hasn’t Been One Since The First One
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As previously reported, there has been some chatter in the forums speculating that Google may have launched another Penguin update. That’s not the first time this has happened since the original one, and it will surely not be the last, …

Dell Looking Into Acquiring Quest Software Inc. Dell Looking Into Acquiring Quest Software Inc.

Dell is one of several companies toying with the idea of acquiring Software developer, Quest Software, Inc. Quest develops software to help organizations manage databases and servers as well as designing recovery programs. Insight Venture Partners, a private equity and …

Chernobyl Diaries: Protesters Offended by the Film’s Premise
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Chernobyl Diaries, the latest horror flick by “Paranormal Activity” mastermind Oren Peli, is all set to scare the living daylights out of prospective movie-goers this weekend. The movie, which follows the misadventures of several teenagers who decide to pay a …

Google Changing Up Its Field Trials Infrastructure Google Changing Up Its Field Trials Infrastructure

Google Chrome, like Mozilla Firefox, is a browser that’s built by the community. Sure, Google is the one that pushes out the updates, but it’s the community that is breaking and fixing the browser on a constant basis to make …

Jenna Jameson Arrested For D.U.I.

Jenna Jameson, infamous former porn star and porn-affiliated product entrepreneur, was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving earlier today in Westminster, California after she drove into a light pole. Jameson suffered minor injuries but is otherwise okay and is at …

Gas Prices: Lower Cost Means More Travelers on the Road This Weekend

Gas prices, while still relatively high, are a bit lower than they have been over the past few months. This could result in more people are filling up the family car and heading out for fun, adventures, and sunburns over …