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Macy’s to Introduce Digital Mannequins Macy’s to Introduce Digital Mannequins

Those darn millennials. When they’re not telling me how much they really enjoy that goofy Zooey Deschanel iPhone 4 commercial, they’re explaining just how old fashioned physical mannequins are in this day and age. This may explain why Macy’s is …

Gmail Gets Better At Autocomplete Search Gmail Gets Better At Autocomplete Search

Google announced today that it has made some improvements to autocomplete predictions in Gmail. Specifically, they will now take into account the actual content of your emails. “For example, you might now get lax reservation or lax united as predictions …

New James Bond Movie, “Skyfall,” Gets a Teaser Trailer
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James Bond fans are blessed. Since the mid 60′s they have never had to wait more than a handfull of years for the next Bond film. Despite what their opinions of each Bond are, they always line up to see …

Supreme Court Refuses To Hear Tenenbaum File-Sharing Case Supreme Court Refuses To Hear Tenenbaum File-Sharing Case
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We reported last week on the efforts of Charles Nesson to have the Supreme Court hear his client’s (Joel Tenenbaum) case. The Supreme Court has denied Nesson’s petition. It’s unfortunate since a Supreme Court verdict would go a long way …

Are Facebook Shares Just Too Pricey? [Twitter Reaction] Are Facebook Shares Just Too Pricey? [Twitter Reaction]

What’s one of the first things you try if something isn’t selling well? Did you say discounts? Of course, Facebook has to be selling poorly because it just costs too much. I think they should try out a buy one, …

Battlefield 3 Premium Is A One Time DLC Bundle

I reported last week that Battlefield 3 was going to get a premium subscription service ala Call of Duty Elite. The service would have had a yearly subscription service. As it turns out the premium service will be a one …

YouTube Uploads 72 Hours of Content Per Minute YouTube Uploads 72 Hours of Content Per Minute
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Google’s YouTube, launched in 2005, has hit 72 hours of video content uploaded per minute, in a steady ascent. By 2007, users were adding six hours of video per minute – by January of 2009, that number hit 15 hours, …

$1 Million Parking Space Up For Grabs in New York City
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$1 million parking space isn’t the sort of thing most of us can afford. However, if you currently have money to burn and are currently in the market for a private spot for your car in the Big Apple, there’s …

Chicken Recipes: Easy, Cheap, Delicious

I was fortunate enough to stay home with my daughter for the first three years of her life, and in that time I learned that finding tasty recipes to please everyone in the family, stay on budget, and stay within …

Google Lends Space for CornellNYC Tech’s Temporary Campus Google Lends Space for CornellNYC Tech’s Temporary Campus

Google not only provides decent internet search, reliable email, wacky self-driving cars, and augmented reality specs, but now it’s in the real estate business. Mashable reported today that Google is loaning out 22,000 feet of its New York City office …

Motorola debuts DreamGallery by Motorola Medios Motorola debuts DreamGallery by Motorola Medios

The Cable Show, a yearly trade show for the cable industry, is taking place in Boston this week. There, cable companies gather to show off their new products and services. This year’s hot item seems to be software that are …

Anchorman 2 Teaser Debuts on Funny or Die

Yes, there are a few ripped Anchorman: The Legend Continues, aka Anchorman 2, trailers on YouTube (no link), but this one constitutes the official web release of a new teaser, and it debuted on Funny or Die. As far as …

Google Penguin, Panda, Matt Cutts & Amit Singhal In Lego Art Form Google Penguin, Panda, Matt Cutts & Amit Singhal In Lego Art Form

Aaron Wall at SEOBook commissioned an art project, which features a number of Lego art-style pictures of various Google employees and SEO celebrities, as well as some Google update-specific pieces. We already looked at Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt (who …

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 …