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Darth Vader YouTube Video: 10 Hours of Breathing

YouTube user Murdock129 decided to create a ten hour video of Darth Vader’s “mechano-asthmatic wheezing.” It sounds more like a morbidly obese person going up and down the steel stairs of a submarine while smoking a stogy. Perhaps this clip …

Marquette/BYU: Yum Center Floor Failure?

It’s getting a little tight in Louisville, Kentucky as BYU is trying to mount a successful comeback against the Marquette Golden Eagles. While the lead is currently 12, the Cougars have already cut it to a six-point deficit once already. …

Infographic: The True Cost Of Piracy Infographic: The True Cost Of Piracy

Online piracy is a global problem in regards to both consumers and industry groups. Expensive media, low incomes and cheap digital technology are said to be the primary reasons for rampant media piracy. In 2010, the U.S. Government Accountability Office …

Google Panda Update Not Happening Google Panda Update Not Happening

Every time Google makes some change to its algorithm that webmasters notice, lots of people jump to conclusions that it’s another Panda update. This is simply not the case. In fact, it’s usually not the case. Barry Schwartz at Search …

‘Scramble with Friends’ Available on Google Play

Zynga hopes to draw more people to Scramble With Friends” by bringing the game to Google Play (formerly Android market). Scramble follows Words With Friends as the latest game in the With Friends franchise. The release will feature cross-platform compatibility, …

Google Hires Digg Founder Kevin Rose Google Hires Digg Founder Kevin Rose

It was only yesterday that Kevin Rose and his company Milk were already on the down and out after shutting down Oink. Well, Rose is back on the upswing again with Google hiring him. AllThingsD got the exclusive that had …

Ashton Kutcher & Angel Investors Fund “Open Table For Stylists” StyleSeat Ashton Kutcher & Angel Investors Fund “Open Table For Stylists” StyleSeat

StyleSeat has some angels are their side. A total of $775,000 has been raised by Ashton Kutcher, Sophia Bush and other angel investors including Founders Fund. StyleSeat considers itself a social network for beauty and wellness professionals to attract clients …

Major “Celebrity Apprentice” Sponsor Pulls Out Over Trump Sons Hunting Scandal
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Donald Trump’s sons are causing him quite a bit of trouble this week with something that happened a year ago. While on a trip to Africa with the company Hunting Legends, the younger Trumps–Donald Jr. and Eric–posed for numerous photos …

Zuckerberg/Peres Facebook Meme Goes Viral Zuckerberg/Peres Facebook Meme Goes Viral

Ever since the latest update on Facebook allowed users to upload larger images to their wall and photo albums, memes have become more and more popular via the world’s largest social networking site (e.g. What My Friends Think I Do). …

Rick Santorum Wants To Ban Pornography
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Since Rick Santorum has a hard time arguing with Mitt Romney about financial issues, he has become the social choice for republican candidate for the president’s office. After his crusades on birth control and gay marriage, he now has his …

What About BlackBerry Mobile Device Management? What About BlackBerry Mobile Device Management?

Research in Motion (RIM) has released a statement regarding their mobile device management solutions and where the company is headed in general. They seek to inform their consumers that they aren’t out of the game, but adapting and providing new …

Google Improves Malware Detection For Ads Google Improves Malware Detection For Ads

Google put out a big blog post on Wednesday about its efforts to clean up ads in terms of malware. The company says bad ads are on the decline thanks to said efforts, which include spending millions of dollars building …

Vandy & Harvard: March Madness Battle Of The Brains
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You can call this the battle of the nerds, the battle of the 4.0s (or maybe more accurately the 4.25s), or whatever – but there’s no doubt that today’s Vanderbilt / Harvard game has the chance to be a great …

Indian TV Shows Are Taking Over YouTube
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Polish your dance shoes and put on your fighting mitts, YouTubers, because the online video site announced today that its updated the Shows page so as to include over 19,000 episodes of various Indian television shows. That may sound like …

Feeling Nostalgic For the Encyclopedia Britannica? [Video]

I’ve been feeling a little nostalgic these past few days, especially in light of the Encyclopaedia Britannica’s recent decision to stop printing hard copies of their reference set. For years the Britannica was our “key to the information age,” whatever …

Untethered iOS 5.1 Jailbreak Coming Soon? Untethered iOS 5.1 Jailbreak Coming Soon?
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If there’s one rule that everyone who jailbreaks their iPhone or iPad knows, it’s this: do not update your iOS when Apple releases a new version. Though legally required to tolerate jailbreaking, Apple is not a fan of the practice, …

YouTube Does the Cinnamon Challenge

“I triple-dog dare you!” We all remember this famous line from a Christmas Story. Kids have been daring each other to do stupid stuff since the beginning of time, from sticking your tongue on a cold metal post, to eating …

UNC Asheville Leads Syracuse At Halftime 34-30

Can this be the day we see a No. 16 seed upset a No. 1 seed? It could be as the UNC Asheville Bulldogs are leading the Syracuse Orange 34-30. It should be noted this is only the sixth time …

Wisconsin Downs Montana At The Pit

Wisconsin lead Montana by 10 points at half, and they never looked back. At the first game at the Pit in Albuquerque, New Mexico, there was no opening round upset as #4 trounced #13 by a score of 73 – …

Luck Cancelled: Director Blames TMZ for “Spinning Unfair Stories” Luck Cancelled: Director Blames TMZ for “Spinning Unfair Stories”
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Michael Mann, the director of HBO series, Luck, blames TMZ for the show getting cancelled. In the following clip you can hear Mann telling the cast and crew that the decision was reached by HBO after TMZ and “the media” …

Jesus Appears To Woman In Florida During The Bachelor
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Jesus gets around a lot these days. So much to do and so little time for the Son of God, but he at least took a little time out this week to catch up on The Bachelor. 10 News, a …

Georgia Business Man Threatened With Jail Over American Flag

Another day, another flag drama. This time the issue at hand is city code in Albany that says Tom Geiryic’s flag, that he has been flying over his business for 30 years, needs to be moved 1 ft. “It’s been …

PayPal Here: PayPal’s Square Competitor is Here PayPal Here: PayPal’s Square Competitor is Here

We previously reported on rumors that PayPal was getting ready to launch a Square competitor. Now, the rumors have become reality, as today, PayPal unveiled PayPal Here. Like Square, it comes with a card reader you plug into your smartphone …

Less Cash Collected In Overdraft Fees Less Cash Collected In Overdraft Fees

A February 2012 study of over 2,000 banks has revealed a decline for overdraft fees collected from lending institutions. As you may remember, 2009 was a record year for banking organizations as they collected over $37 billion in overdraft fees. …