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Google Offers With Rewards Reportedly In Testing Google Offers With Rewards Reportedly In Testing

From the sound of it, Google is getting ready to make a huge impact in the deals space. The company famously tried to purchase Groupon a couple years ago, and when Groupon turned the offer down, Google decided to simply …

Obamacare Has A Tough Day In The Supreme Court
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Obamacare, or the The Affordable Care Act, is currently under review by the Supreme Court. By all accounts it had a very hard day. Jeffrey Toobin, a lawyer and legal analyst for the New Yorker had this to say: “This …

Financial Literacy in High Schools Down Financial Literacy in High Schools Down

According to a recent report by the Council for Economic Education, educators are making little progress in regards to financial literacy in schools across the U.S. The Council takes a biannual survey of economics and finance education across 50 states …

Call of Duty Creative Strategist Resigns

A creative strategist and the most recognizable spokesperson for the Call of Duty Modern Warfare series, Robert Bowling, has resigned from his position at Infinity Ward. Bowling had become the face of the franchise after joining Infinity Ward in 2006. …

Gaming Your Way To A Job [Infographic] Gaming Your Way To A Job [Infographic]

Identified.com released an infographic on the evolution of gaming and the power of combining social networking with gamification to encourage those aged 18-29 to share professional information. The gaming technique is helping young people manage their career presence online in …

Alicia Silverstone Spits in Her Baby’s Mouth
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Alicia Silverstone has posted on her blog “the kind life with Alicia Silverstone“, a video of her feeding her toddler son Bear chewed up food from her mouth. (image)@AliciaSilvAlicia Silverstonebreakfast with baby bear http://t.co/G3c0ylER #Yum(image) 4 days ago via web ·  Reply ·  Retweet ·  Favorite · powered …

Alicia Silverstone, Viagra, and Cable News
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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 …

LinkedIn Making It Easier To Find People You Know LinkedIn Making It Easier To Find People You Know

LinkedIn, like the best social networking sites out there, includes a feature that makes it easy to find people that you may know. These are usually based off of either mutual friends, past schools or past employment. This works reasonably …

JetBlue Captain Suffered a Meltdown and Terrified Passengers

As humans we cannot always be perfect but it looks like the captain of JetBlue Flight 191 could be facing some serious charges after suffering a meltdown in front of passengers yesterday. The flight from New York to Las Vegas …

U.S. Search Market Up Since 2008 [Infographic] U.S. Search Market Up Since 2008 [Infographic]
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It seems hardly news to say that the search market in the U.S. is up since 2008. Of course it is. But, sometimes it is stunning to see all the numbers in one place in a nice little graphic. And …

Hunger Games Stars Attacked By Racist Twitter Users
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In “The Hunger Games” by Suzanne Collins, the characters of Rue and Thresh are described as having “dark brown skin”. But it appears that some fans have overlooked this fact–or misunderstood it–and are upset that those characters were portrayed by …

EFF Endorses FTC’s Final Privacy Report EFF Endorses FTC’s Final Privacy Report

The Electronic Frontier Foundation approved of the Federal Trade Commission’s final report on digital consumer privacy yesterday, although the privacy advocate did express some caution in giving the report its wholesale endorsement. The EFF supported the FTC’s recommendation of the …

Silent Hill: Book of Memories Delayed

What started with Joystiq pointing out a release date discrepancy has ballooned into a full-scale game delay for ‘Silent Hill: Book of Memories’. The game was set to be released for Sony’s Playstation Vita today, but the release date on …

Geek Dad Busts Teen Daughter’s Party Via Energy Monitoring App Geek Dad Busts Teen Daughter’s Party Via Energy Monitoring App

“Your sin will find out out.” Numbers 23:23, New American Standard Bible. More posts need epigraphs. Privacy is dead. Period. I mean, we may be able to slip unnoticed through the cracks every once in a while, or even get …

Google Street View: The Swiss Alps Via Train Google Street View: The Swiss Alps Via Train

This past week has really been a no-car moment for Google Maps and Street View. First they ditched the Street View car and fixed their trike to a dinghy in order to canvas the Amazon, then they hit the pavement …

Square Card Readers Now Reportedly Encrypted Square Card Readers Now Reportedly Encrypted
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Last April, Square announced that it would be launching an encrypted version of its card reader in the summer. Here we are nearly a year later, and the company is now reportedly shipping encrypted versions. VentureBeat reports that all Square …

Khloe Kardashian No Longer Wants to Associate with PETA
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Yesterday we reported that Kim Kardashian may press charges against the woman who threw flour on her while launching a new fragrance line. The entire scene left Khloe worried over her sister and now she is severing ties with PETA. …

Skype And Bing Team Up For Mutual Promotion Skype And Bing Team Up For Mutual Promotion

It’s not a secret anymore that Microsoft bought Skype to the tune of $8.5 billion last year. In the deal, Microsoft pledged to keep Skype available across all devices and retain it as the communication vehicle of choice for people …

NCAA March Madness Money [Infographic]

If you thought March Madness was only about college hoops, you were dead wrong. It’s all about the Benjamins. From TV networks to the NCAA itself, everyone is trying to get a piece of the pie this time of year. …

Hire or Contract Your Marketing? [Infographic] Hire or Contract Your Marketing? [Infographic]

Some critical decisions are easy to make, or at least they can be with the right information. Mavenlink.Com has provided us with a wonderful infographic on some things you should consider when making the decision to design your own marketing …

Starbucks Strawberry Frappuccinos Made With Insects
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Many of us can’t fathom a day without coffee making an appearance, but some of us crave something a little sweeter. Like a Strawberry Frappuccino, for instance. They’re pretty popular at Starbucks. So popular, in fact, that you may be …

Playstation Plus Previews It’s April Collection

The question has been asked about wether Playstation Plus was worth the $49.99 price tag. Well it’s becoming more and more clear that it is. This month we get the incredibly bloody and incredibly fun Shank 2 for free as …

Supreme Court Throws Out Patents on Human Genes Supreme Court Throws Out Patents on Human Genes
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The Associated Press is reporting that the Supreme Court overturned patents belonging to Myriad Genetics Inc. The patents were on mutated human genes the company had determined were linked to a risk of breast and ovarian cancer. The American Civil …

Yahoo Meme Going Offline on May 25th Yahoo Meme Going Offline on May 25th
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Yahoo Inc. has announced today that it will take Yahoo Meme offline on May 25th, due do a lack of familiarity and user adoption. Yahoo Meme, a Twitter-like service, was launched in 2009 in a Portuguese-language version, and its English-language …