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Sleep Apnea: Disorder Linked to Higher Cancer Death
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Sleep apnea, a disorder which occurs when breathing is interrupted during slumber, has been linked to increased chances of cancer death in human beings. According to a recent study, those suffering from severe apnea — 30 or more instances in …

Bay To Breakers Celebrates 101st Anniversary

(image) One of the oldest continuos footrace held in the world just celebrated its 101st anniversary on Sunday. It is also the weirdest and most bizarre footrace in the world. The Bay to Breakers footrace started in 1912 as a …

Eric Schmidt Gets The Evil Ice Cream Man Treatment Once Again Eric Schmidt Gets The Evil Ice Cream Man Treatment Once Again

Back when Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt was still CEO of the company, Consumer Watchdog put out a video portraying him as an evil ice cream man “collecting your personal information.” In case you haven’t seen it, here’s that: The …

Madden 2013 Will Include Tebowing

For those of you who were hoping to some genuflection in the yearly update of EA’s Madden football franchise, you’re prayers have been answered. Madden 13 will indeed include the “Tebowing” celebration. That’s right, after scoring that game-winning touchdown against …

Motorola Won’t Upgrade Some Android Phones Motorola Won’t Upgrade Some Android Phones

Motorola has announced that only some of its Android-based smartphones will be getting updated to the latest version of Google’s operating system, Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. In a blog post on Friday, the company acknowledged that many were wondering …

Nintendo’s E3 2012 Presence Will Be Televised (And Tweeted)
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It’s pretty obvious by now that I look forward to E3 like a kid looks forward to Christmas morning. It’s the most exciting time of the year and you’re probably just as hyped as I am. One of the more …

Online Auction Sells Babe Ruth Jersey for Record High

There is a new leader in the clubhouse for most expensive sports memorabilia ever. Babe Ruth’s 1920 New York Yankee road baseball jersey was sold for $4,415,658. The auction was held by LeLands.com. LeLands.com specializes in sports, American memorabilia vintage …

Facebook Stock Falls 13% Below $38 Offering Price Facebook Stock Falls 13% Below $38 Offering Price
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Uh Oh! Facebook still isn’t delivering on the demand the company and its underwriters were hoping for. In fact, It’s currently selling for more than 13% below its $38 per share target price. That’s right, you can own a piece …

Comcast Announces an Apple TV Clone Comcast Announces an Apple TV Clone

The Cable Show, a yearly trade show for the cable industry, is being held in Boston this week. There, cable companies showcase their latest technologies and developments. What’s the trend in cable technology for this year? Copying Apple, of course. …

Google, Motorola Deal Cleared By Chinese Regulators Google, Motorola Deal Cleared By Chinese Regulators
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Last week we brought you news that Google’s purchase of Motorola Mobility had hit a snag with China’s Ministry of Commerce. While regulatory approval for the purchase had been granted in every other country where it was required – including …

Jordin Sparks “Celebrates” Whitney Houston Duet
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“American Idol” alum Jordin Sparks was a guest on Ryan Seacrest’s radio show this morning, where she premiered the duet she did with Whitney Houston just before her death earlier this year. The song, “Celebrate”, is from the upcoming film …

Foxconn Opening New Chinese Plant Foxconn Opening New Chinese Plant

It was recently reported that Apple Inc. has teamed up with Foxconn, the Chinese supplier of iPhone and iPad devices, to improve the labor conditions in its manufacturing facilities. And now China Daily reports that Foxconn is investing $210 million …

Facebook International Ad Revenue Is Pretty Bad Facebook International Ad Revenue Is Pretty Bad
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The kicks just keep coming when it comes to Facebook’s advertising value. Today’s entrant: the company’s international ad revenue is the pits. Business Insider took a look at how Facebook’s advertising model is working beyond the borders of the United …

Arsenio Hall Bests Clay Aiken on Celebrity Apprentice: Twitter Reacts
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Arsenio Hall, the 56 year-old comedian and former 90′s talk show host, has beaten “American Idol” runner-up Clay Aiken on this season’s installment of “Celebrity Apprentice”. Aiken, who was hoping to cast off the annoying, ever-present “second best” title by …

Paralyzed Woman Drinks Coffee Using a Robotic Arm Paralyzed Woman Drinks Coffee Using a Robotic Arm

If you’ve watched the national news in the past few days, you’ve probably already heard this story. It is still amazing, every time we see it. In a breakthrough procedure, a woman has been given the ability to control a …

Google Suggests Closing Old Listings In Places When Changing Addresses Google Suggests Closing Old Listings In Places When Changing Addresses

SEO Barry Scwhartz blogged about moving to a new office, saying that Google suggested he close his listing and open a new one. However, in doing that, there’s no guarantee that he would retain any reviews that had ben posted. …

Kinect For Windows SDK 1.5 Released Kinect For Windows SDK 1.5 Released

Kinect for Windows has been one of the coolest projects that Microsoft is personally involved with. Windows applications being built using Kinect continually impress me more so than any games that use Kinect on the Xbox 360. It speaks to …

iPhone 5 Rumor: Redesigned iPhone Will Closely Resemble iPad iPhone 5 Rumor: Redesigned iPhone Will Closely Resemble iPad
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Last week we brought you all sorts of news about Apple’s upcoming iPhone. Reports were coming fast and furious from major news agencies that the iPhone 5 (or, more likely, “new iPhone”) would be getting a major redesign, the main …

Fracking: What Is It, And Why Is It So Controversial?
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There’s a lot of talk in the news lately about the practice of “fracking“…and before you ask, no, I’m not talking about an expletive from Battlestar Galactica. The process of fracking (which is short for hydraulic fracturing) involves unearthing shale …

The First ‘Games of Thrones’ Social Game Comes to Facebook

Boston based developer Disrupter Beam has announced Game of Thrones Ascent for Facebook. Set in Westeros, the players will be able to swear alliance to a particular house from the beginning. They then develop their lands and reputation, Forge alliances …

Teachers Pay Teachers Allows Educators to Sell Lesson Plans Online Teachers Pay Teachers Allows Educators to Sell Lesson Plans Online
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Having trouble coming up with a lesson plan for your Language Arts class this semester? Wouldn’t it be nice if there was a website where you could purchase and download such materials at your leisure? Teachers Pay Teachers, a company …

Who’s Holding All The Facebook Shares? Who’s Holding All The Facebook Shares?

Interested in Facebook stock? You are not alone. Despite some technical difficulty and lower than expected trading on their IPO launch date, Facebook is still one the hottest stocks being traded on the Nasdaq today. As many could have guessed, …

Google Science Fair Finalists Announced – Prepare to Feel Humbled Google Science Fair Finalists Announced – Prepare to Feel Humbled

The pool of entrants to Google’s 2012 Science Fair has been winnowed down to 90 insanely brilliant finalists from different regions around the world. Winners from each of the three age divisions will compete for the Grand Prize of a …

You Should Use Pinterest, According to Bing You Should Use Pinterest, According to Bing
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Bing’s Duane Forrester, who for all intents and purposes, is the search engine’s counterpart to Google’s Matt Cutts (they sometimes speak together at conferences), posted to the Bing Blog over the weekend, to give some advice on recovering from Google’s …