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SpaceX Signs Deal To Launch Satellites SpaceX Signs Deal To Launch Satellites

On the heels of what could be a turning point in the history of space flight for humans, SpaceX has signed a deal with Intelsat to launch a satellite once their new Falcon Heavy rocket is complete. The Falcon Heavy …

Grooveshark’s Beluga Offers Up Fascinating Insights Into Listeners’ Lifestyles Grooveshark’s Beluga Offers Up Fascinating Insights Into Listeners’ Lifestyles

The music you listen to says a lot about you. While not strictly relegating you to a restricted definition, there does tend to be a correlation between personality types, lifestyles, and types of preferred music. If you’ve ever wondered what …

Agent 47 vs. Nuns in the New Hitman: Absolution Trailer

E3 is almost here, and game companies are hyping their big-name titles in anticipation. Yesterday, Ubisoft released a Far Cry 3 teaser trailer to promote its live-streaming conference session at the gaming expo. Today, Square Enix and IO Interactive have …

RIM’s Business is in Trouble at BlackBerry 10 Launch RIM’s Business is in Trouble at BlackBerry 10 Launch

Research in Motion says their business is in trouble and they expect to incur big losses throughout the rest of 2012. This news comes just as they are about to release BlackBerry 10. On June 2nd, RIM will be revealing …

Groupon Acquires Breadcrumb, Restaurant POS Software Groupon Acquires Breadcrumb, Restaurant POS Software

Groupon announced the acquisition of Breadcrumb, in a company blog post, yesterday. We are excited to announce that Groupon has acquired Breadcrumb! The team behind Breadcrumb shares our passion to build affordable and intuitive products that make it easier for …

Kim Dotcom Awarded Access To Evidence Against Him Kim Dotcom Awarded Access To Evidence Against Him

Kim Dotcom has a reason to be happy today. Sure, he’s scored some minor wins here and there, but he’s never scored a big win in his case against the American government. Today is that big win. According to TorrentFreak, …

Oldest Female Bodybuilder Puts Most of Us to Shame
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Oldest female bodybuilder isn’t a title that 77 year-old Edith Wilma Connor bestowed upon herself. No, she has been investigated and certified by the folks at Guinness World Records, which officially makes her the oldest female bodybuilder on the entire …

Tim Cook: Apple To “Double-Down” On Secrecy Tim Cook: Apple To “Double-Down” On Secrecy

Every company has its own little quirks: aspects of its operational philosophy – small or major – that give it its own personality. One of Apple’s quirks, if you will, is its devotion to secrecy. Apple keeps every detail of …

No More Facebook? Women Would Suffer The Most No More Facebook? Women Would Suffer The Most
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After spending a little over a week abroad with some less-than-predictable wi-fi connectivity, I kind of missed social media. Sure, I was taking in beautiful architecture and every cured meat and cheese I could find, so the allure of my …

Star Wars Timeline Celebrates First 35 Years [Infographic] Star Wars Timeline Celebrates First 35 Years [Infographic]

Star Wars is first on our minds and because of that George Lucas is a very rich human being. He is so rich that there is a rumor going around that all he eats is gold and rubies. Ok, I …

Google Penguin Update Refresh & Recovery Provide Hope For Webmasters Google Penguin Update Refresh & Recovery Provide Hope For Webmasters
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As previously reported, Google announced its first Penguin update since the original over Memorial Day weekend. Google’s head of webspam, Matt Cutts, tweeted about it, saying, “Minor weather report: We pushed 1st Penguin algo data refresh an hour ago. Affects

Tim Cook Hints iOS Facebook Integration May Be Coming Soon Tim Cook Hints iOS Facebook Integration May Be Coming Soon

When Apple unveiled iOS 5 last fall with Twitter integration, the big question on everyone’s mind was “Where’s Facebook?” Apple had reportedly been in talks to bring Facebook integration to iOS since before iOS 4, but nothing had ever come …

Bitly Redesign Angers Users Bitly Redesign Angers Users

URL-shortening platform Bitly launched a redesign yesterday, sporting all sorts of new features. Bitly users can now: – Easily save, share and discover links — they’re called bitmarks, like bookmarks. – Instantly search your saved bitmarks. – Curate groups of …

Skydiving In Space: Record-Setting Jump Planned
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It seems like 2012 is a good year for setting and breaking records; Back in March, James Cameron became the first person to descend all the way to the bottom of the Mariana Trench. In June, Nik Wallenda plans to …

Vitamin D Supplements May Help Reduce Injury During Falls

Vitamin D supplements may help reduce injury in those who are prone to falls, according to a recent study. Falls are one of the leading causes of injury in older adults, though a dedicated exercise regimen and vitamin supplements could …

Salesforce to Acquire Buddy Media Salesforce to Acquire Buddy Media

Enterprise cloud computing company Salesforce is set to acquire Buddy Media, the makers fo social enterprise software. The purchase would augment Salesforce’s enterprise offerings with a ready-made solution for social media brand management. The news was first reported by All …

Eduardo Saverin Talks Facebook With Veja Eduardo Saverin Talks Facebook With Veja
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We’ve been covering Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin, and his plan to renounce his United States citizenship all throughout May. First, he was accused of trying to skirt taxes by renouncing his citizenship, but his representatives tried to explain that wasn’t …

Julian Assange Loses UK Supreme Court Appeal Julian Assange Loses UK Supreme Court Appeal
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We received word last week that a decision would me made today in regards to Julian Assange’s bid to avoid extradition. It would appear that he he has lost that bid as the UK Supreme Court issued their verdict today …

Remove Facebook Timeline Scams Still Target Dissatisfied Users Remove Facebook Timeline Scams Still Target Dissatisfied Users
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When Facebook makes a big change, a good portion of the user base freaks out for a little while. This has happened for years and if I thought myself a betting man, I’d bet that Facebook users will remain resistant …

Spammers Make Up 40% of the Social Web Spammers Make Up 40% of the Social Web

Online security firm Impermium has just reported that up to 40% of all social media accounts are created by spammers, and this number has doubled over the last six months. Spammers exploit the sharing features on social networks to spread …

Peter Carl Fabergé Gets Google Doodle Peter Carl Fabergé Gets Google Doodle

Fabergé egg creator Peter Carl Fabergé is being honored today with a Google doodle. The man was born on this day in 1846. He was a jeweler from Russia, whose company was commissioned by Tsar Alexander III, to create a …

Emma Watson Slams Kim K., Takes To Twitter
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Emma Watson, who will perhaps always be known first and foremost as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter movies, is about to show us all a very different side of her acting chops in the upcoming Sofia Coppola film “The …

Doc Watson, Bluegrass Music Extraordinaire, Dead at 89

Doc Watson, the legendary Bluegrass musician who inspired generations with his virtuoso flatpicking skills, has passed away at the age of 89. According the the Winston-Salem Journal, Arthel Lane “Doc” Watson was recovering from colon surgery when the family was …

Battlefield 3 Premium Confirmed By Sony For June 4th

Oops….It looks like Sony may have just made a fairly major boo boo. On the update for the European PS store, They have the Close Quarters DLC pack listed for June 4th. What they also have is a listing for …