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Chris Christie Doesn’t Regret Calling SEAL Idiot
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Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey has not been without controversy. This time it is because he called a law student former NAVY SEAL an idiot. The incident happened during a town hall meeting where every time Christie tried to …

Nortel Patent Sale Approved By Department of Justice Nortel Patent Sale Approved By Department of Justice

Last summer, telecom giant Nortel saw its over 20 year old patent collection go up for auction. The collection of technology consists of internet, communication, and various other networking patents. All and all, there are over 4,000 patents. The collection …

Nancy Grace, Scrabble, and Corona

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 …

Facebook, Google Stand Trial In India Facebook, Google Stand Trial In India
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Facebook and Google are set to stand trial in a Delhi court tomorrow for failing to censor offensive religious material on their social networks. If convicted, executives from both companies could face jail time, along with hefty fines, highlighting the …

Blogging Guidelines Already Unpopular With Bloggers Blogging Guidelines Already Unpopular With Bloggers
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Earlier, I wrote about these new content curation/news aggregation guideline initiatives that were brought up at SXSW, and first reported on by The New York Times’ David Carr. I didn’t look much at what others were saying about them before …

Rush Limbaugh Admits Apology Faked [spoof]

The following is a spoof. It is not real. It was put together with bits and pieces of Limbaugh comments from multiple shows. The sole purpose of including it here is to show that one can make a person sound …

Twitter’s Interactive Art Exhibit #Feed House Hits SXSW Twitter’s Interactive Art Exhibit #Feed House Hits SXSW

As reported on Forbes.com, a high-concept art experience was unveiled by Twitter and Samsung at SXSW this year, merging art, technology, and social media. Going by the name #Feed House, the event changed the way most people see art by …

Don’t Mess With The Internet: Billboard Planned For Lamar Smith’s District

Remember Lamar Smith? He’s the guy who brought you both SOPA and H.R. 1981, a bill that would require ISPs to save customers’ IP addresses and other identifying information for over a year. In other words, he’s not exactly a …

Oprah’s Interview with Whitney Houston’s Family Broke the OWN Record with 3.5 Million Viewers
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Oprah Winfrey’s interview with Whitney Houston’s daughter (Bobbi Kristina), brother (Gary Houston), and sister-in-law and manger (Patricia Houston) on Sunday set an OWN record with over 3.5 million viewers. Winfrey’s new Own primetime series, Oprah’s Next Chapter, capitalized on Whitney’s …

Rush Limbaugh Supporters Rally Around Him Rush Limbaugh Supporters Rally Around Him
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Despite the lashing Rush Limbaugh has taken lately for his remarks about Sandra Fluke, the advertisers he has lost, the scandal that still hangs over the whole thing, his fans are hanging tough. From the classic Mega-Dittoes faithful have come …

Firefox For Windows 8 Metro Now In Development Firefox For Windows 8 Metro Now In Development
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Mozilla has begun development for a Metro version of their Firefox web browser, the company has announced. Development of the new browser version began on Monday of last week. There is currently no projected timeline for the browser’s release. Developing …

Get Your Boner Checked Before We Medicate

I don’t know if it’s good news or bad news, but state Senator Nina Turner of Ohio has just introduced a new bill that would require men to seek therapy and undergo a series of tests before receiving treatment for …

Digital Map of Titanic to be Released

Using sonar imaging, and 100,000 photos from taken by submersibles, an expedition team put together a digital map of the Titanic, to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the ships ill-fated voyage. The study was conducted by RMS Titanic Inc., the …

NEC Develops Super Thin Battery For IC Cards NEC Develops Super Thin Battery For IC Cards

NEC recently announced the development of an ultra thin 0.3 mm organic radical battery (ORB) that is compatible with standard Integrated circuit (IC) cards (found on some credit cards, public transportation passes, and hotel keys). Until now ORBs of 0.7mm …

SXSW: Play iPad Games With Your Cat

There are a host of multiplayer games for the iPad that has players going up against an opponent on the same screen. These games can get pretty competitive, but I bet they can’t hold a candle to the most crafty …

“Bully”: MPAA Receives Letter From U.S. Congressman “Bully”: MPAA Receives Letter From U.S. Congressman
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The Weinstein Company’s documentary “Bully” has received some very prominent support, as some members of Congress are beginning to speak up about the film needing a PG-13 rating. The MPAA has pretty much already said that they won’t change the …

Canadian Skicross Racer Nik Zoricic Dead At 29; Twitter Reacts Canadian Skicross Racer Nik Zoricic Dead At 29; Twitter Reacts

Two freak accidents within two months of each other have claimed the lives of young Canadian athletes; first freestyle skier Sarah Burke, and now Skicross racer Nik Zoricic, who passed away on Saturday after a crash on the final jump …

Minimum Age To Be Allowed On Facebook? Minimum Age To Be Allowed On Facebook?
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To sign up for an account on Facebook you must be at least thirteen years of age. That obviously hasn’t been a real deterrent for kids under that age from faking out Facebook or talking their parents into allowing them …

Zappos Sets World Record For Simultaneous High-Fives

Zappos, which was acquired by Amazon in late 2009, has set a new Guinness World Record for the most people high-fiving simultaneously. This was accomplished on March 5th at 7:14 pm PST, during the second half of the West Coast …

Justice Department Blocks Texas Voter ID Law
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Today the Justice Department’s Civil Rights division on Monday objected to a new photo ID requirement for voters in Texas. The law was voted on by the people of Texas last year and requires all people who vote to have …

Nokia Launching Windows 8 Tablet Later This Year [RUMOR] Nokia Launching Windows 8 Tablet Later This Year [RUMOR]

With Windows 8 scheduled to launch later this year, the question naturally arises: when will we begin to see Windows 8 tablets? The operating system is, after all, designed to function on a variety of platforms, including tablets and desktop/laptop …

Olsen Twins Quit Acting, Twitter Reacts
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Do you remember the cute baby Michelle from the family sitcom Full House? Well, if you didn’t already know, Michelle was actually played by two girls named Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen. The Full House sitcom made these two girls …

Cee Lo Green’s Cat Purrfect, Latest TV Star, 34,000 Twitter Followers
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There’s plenty of C-B star power on The Voice, but there’s one feline who’s becoming the breakout sensation and her name is ‘Purrfect’. Showing up in Cee Lo’s lap like a new version of Dr. Evil, Purrfect has captured the …

Google Seems To Prefer Macs To Chromebooks Google Seems To Prefer Macs To Chromebooks
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Google put out a video today showing “uncut” footage from inside one of its search quality meetings. This is interesting in and of itself, but I couldn’t help but notice that a lot of the Googlers in the meeting were …