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Will Hover Boards Be Ready in 2015? Will Hover Boards Be Ready in 2015?

YouTube user dondula7 designed a hover board that actually hovers and showed it off by making the following video: The board can support the weight of a few salt shakers at this point but further development of the board could …

What Is SXSW 2012? [Video Tutorial]

The gentlemen from the National Film Society took time out of their otherwise busy schedule to step in front of the video camera and explain the basics of SXSW. You could read the Wikipedia article on SXSW. You could visit …

Spotify Finds Their Calling With Desktop Apps. Spotify Finds Their Calling With Desktop Apps.

Spotify is pleased to announce great success with their new desktop apps. Their director of platforms, Sten Garmark revealed some statistics on their success at the Beyond the Hype conference in London. One striking figure was the amount of time …

Google Play Incites Mixed Twitter Reaction Google Play Incites Mixed Twitter Reaction

Did you hear? Google is combining all of their media services like Google Music, Android Market and Google Books into one giant service called Google Play. People are surely going to debate the change over the coming days on whether …

LulzSec Indictments Available Online LulzSec Indictments Available Online

We just brought you coverage of Sabu’s LulzSec betrayal. And now, the court documents that were unsealed this morning in the six hackers’ indictments come to you on the interwebs. Here’s Sabu’s: Monsegur, Hector Xavier Information And Jeremy Hammond’s: Hammond, …

SXSW 2012 Survival Guide by Austin Locals [Video]
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The guys at Flow Nonfiction sat down to discuss the local Austin scene, recommend restaurants, debate local beers, and even tell you how to recover from all the restaurants and beer. Local watering holes, and literal local watering holes were …

Digg Mobile Joins Forces With Digg Social Reader Digg Mobile Joins Forces With Digg Social Reader

Digg Mobile is up 24 percent since the company made improvements in September. Now 12 percent of all users access Digg through their mobile app. Digg Social Reader, the Facebook app version, has quadrupled in membership since it’s December inception. …

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Released To Manufacturers Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Released To Manufacturers

Microsoft has released the latest version of their SQL Server software, SQL Server 2012, to manufacturers, the company announced today. The software includes a number of improvements to help customers manage large amounts of data easily. Today’s release signals the …

Mass Effect 3 Shoots Into Stores Today!

One of the most highly anticipated games, Mass Effect 3 is now available at retail stores in North America and will be launching in Europe on March 9. The highly anticipated game has been praised by critics for delivering, deep, …

Siri: A Breakthrough for Mobile Commerce Siri: A Breakthrough for Mobile Commerce
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For many Apple aficionados, the October 2011 release of the iPhone 4S failed to impress – at least initially. Although Apple touted the 4S as the “most amazing iPhone yet,” the device looked identical to the iPhone 4 and lacked …

NASA Footage Of Las Vegas Shows City’s Wild, Unlikely Growth NASA Footage Of Las Vegas Shows City’s Wild, Unlikely Growth
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Typically, in order to make something grow you need water. It’s a pretty basic building block about cultivating, y’know, life. Las Vegas does not get thirsty, it would seem, or at least it doesn’t need water to thrive. That truth …

Verizon Launches HomeFusion Broadband Verizon Launches HomeFusion Broadband

Verizon Wireless today introduced HomeFusion Broadband: a new service that provides high-speed in-home Internet access using the power and speed of the nation’s largest 4G LTE network. The solution will offer households in areas with limited broadband options a reliable …

Apple Awarded Major iWallet Patent Apple Awarded Major iWallet Patent

Rumors of Near-Field Communication (NFC) technology in the iPhone have been around since before the iPhone 4 was released in 2010. The company has been awarded several patents dealing with the technology – as well as a payment service called …

Miley Cyrus Inadvertently Slights Jesus on Twitter Miley Cyrus Inadvertently Slights Jesus on Twitter
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In yet another instance of people taking social media and teens too seriously, Miley Cyrus has yet again felt the dark side of having a Twitter account. Ms. Cyrus, 19, is suffering backlash for posting a picture that some of …

Nicktoons MLB Out Now On 3DS

Earlier today 2K Play, Nickelodeon, and Major League Baseball announced that Nicktoons MLB 3D is now in stores. The first baseball game designed exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS hand-held system, Nicktoons MLB 3D combines the talent and tenacity of baseball’s …

GDC 2012: Japanese Developer Openly Mocked During Panel
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The Game Developers Conference is a place where those who work in the games industry can collaborate and work towards a brighter future in the games industry. This usually infers that the event is pretty positive, but things got downright …

ComScore Reports Mobile Phone Market Trends ComScore Reports Mobile Phone Market Trends

ComScore MobiLens service released a report following key trends in the U.S. mobile phone industry during the three month average period ending January 2012. The study surveyed more than 30,000 U.S. mobile subscribers and found Samsung to be the top …

Google Play Badges Available For Android Developers Google Play Badges Available For Android Developers
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Google announced Google Play today, which replaces Android Market, while combining it with Google Music and the Google eBookstore. Google has also released some new badges for developers that they can display to promote their apps. There are two badges, …

Twitter Users Quarrel Over Sexist Comments in Trousers’ Care Instructions Twitter Users Quarrel Over Sexist Comments in Trousers’ Care Instructions
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“Machine wash warm inside out with like colors. Use non-chlorine bleach. Tumble dry medium. Medium not iron. Do not iron, Or, GIVE IT TO YOUR WOMAN– it’s her job;” these are actual care instructions for a line of beige chinos …

Cox Media Changes-Up Their Leadership Cox Media Changes-Up Their Leadership

Cox Media Group (CMG) announces some new faces in leadership roles and some familiar faces changing roles. Effective ASAP Neil Johnson, formerly Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer will now take the reigns of executive vice president of Strategy …

Logitech’s BH320 USB Stereo Earbuds End Bad Hair Day Logitech’s BH320 USB Stereo Earbuds End Bad Hair Day
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As a person who has worked in the customer support industry for a long time, I completely understand the frustration of commonplace headsets messing up your hair. After a long day of wearing the headset, moving it all around your …

LulzSec Turncoat: Sabu Betrays His Own

Three key hackers were arrested today, and two more charged with conspiracy, in actions by law enforcement agents in the United States and Great Britain. The five hackers, who have ties to Anonymous, LulzSec, Internet Feds, and AntiSec, were allegedly …

Groupon Itinerary for SXSW 2012 Released Groupon Itinerary for SXSW 2012 Released

Daily deal giant, Groupon, announced their SXSW itinerary today. They also established a specific SXSW Twitter presence with the @GrouponSXSW handle. They will be there March 9-13. Groupon blogged to specifically announce these events: Tech Career Expo: Normally one would …

Interview: New Startup I-ELLA Takes on eBay Model for Fashionistas Interview: New Startup I-ELLA Takes on eBay Model for Fashionistas

Multiple services put their own spin on eBay and Craigslist, and new startup I-ELLA is no exception. The company is based in New York, and it allows consumers to buy, sell, swap, and borrow designer clothing and accessories.