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New Google Changes: Really A Matter Of Mom And Pop? New Google Changes: Really A Matter Of Mom And Pop?
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In a recent webmaster Q&A session at SXSW, Google’s Matt Cutts briefly discussed some changes Google is making that will “level the playing field” between smaller, mom and pop sites and “overly optimized” sites, as bigger companies have a lot …

Man Killed By 20′ Foot Pile of Beans

A 56-year-old man was killed by a 20-foot pile of pinto beans in a Colorado warehouse last Thursday, according to police. (image) After extensive efforts to rescue him, Raymond Segura Jr. was pronounced dead at the Kelley Bean Company facility …

Bruce Springsteen Schools ‘Em At SXSW 2012

The man with the Number One album in America today, The Boss, took to the stage at SXSW to deliver the festival’s keynote address. Bruce Springsteen began by asking, “Why are we up so fucking early? I mean, uh, how …

Teen Texting Is On The Rise [STUDY] Teen Texting Is On The Rise [STUDY]

Texting by teens is on the rise, and has far outpaced voice calling, according to a recent study. Text messages have become the dominant form of communication between teens and nearly everyone – both friends and parents. According to Pew …

Sweden: Cash and Coins are Being Used and Accepted Less
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The prevalence of cash and coins in Sweden is diminishing. The shift to make cash money a thing of the past is a controversial move that has impacted its people tremendously. Limitations of a Cashless World Elderly individuals living in …

Puerto Rico Primary Names Romney Winner

Unofficial results show that Mitt Romney has taken Puerto Rico today in the primary in a sweep, garnering 83% of the total amount of votes. Rick Santorum was the distant second in the race, taking only 8% of the votes, …

America: Then And Now 1940-2010 [Infographic]

A lot has changed in America since 1940 when the United States Census was first taken. We had just began to recover from the great depression, we were about to enter World War II, and Franklin D. Roosevelt was the …

Fandango and Yahoo! Team Up to Sell Movie Tickets Fandango and Yahoo! Team Up to Sell Movie Tickets
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Fandango, one of the most prominent movie ticket sellers, announced today that it would be collaborating with Yahoo!  The new agreement makes Fandango the online and mobile movie ticketer for Yahoo! Movies. The Fandango logo can already be seen when …

Pinterest Falls Victim to Spam Attacks Pinterest Falls Victim to Spam Attacks

You cannot deny Pinterest‘s inclusion as a major social media player these days. The company cracked the top 30 in pageviews last week and now has over 100 million Monthly Active Users (MAU) in the U.S. alone. Unfortunately, the features …

What If Facebook Looked Like Your Email Spam Folder? [INFOGRAPHIC] What If Facebook Looked Like Your Email Spam Folder? [INFOGRAPHIC]
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Spam (the most often unwanted email correspondences, not the guilty pleasure meat product) it usually flagged by your email filter, and if it somehow gets by, it doesn’t take the most astute observer to recognize a claim that’s probably not …

Linux 3.3 Released, Merges With Android Linux 3.3 Released, Merges With Android
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As we reported on last month, Linux developers are becoming more important to businesses the world over. Their jobs are just about to get easier with the release of Linux version 3.3. The release notes for Linux 3.3 is pretty …

Facebook And Twitter Still Not Major Drivers For Online News Facebook And Twitter Still Not Major Drivers For Online News
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For quite some time now, social media has been an increasingly popular source of news – especially breaking news – for millions of people. The number of people who find out about breaking news on Twitter as opposed to more …

Rock N’ Roll Really Does Heal Your Soul!!

When I was younger I was obsessed with music and the people who created and performed it. I would read interviews from anybody who wanted to comment on how to perform and compose. I was fascinated by where the energy …

Peyton Manning Chooses Denver Broncos

News has broken today that Peyton Manning is in negotiations with the Denver Broncos to become their next quarterback, barring any complications that might arise while the contract is being completed. Adam Schefter reports that once the deal is official, …

Facebook, Twitter Changing How News is Shared Facebook, Twitter Changing How News is Shared

According to the 2011 report Navigating News Online, Facebook is becoming more important in regards to how news is shared – and Twitter, to a lesser extent, is likewise altering the way news material is spread, according to the Pew …

21 Jump Street Remake Is The New Box Office Champ

The 21 Jump Street remake is the new box office champ! The movie has dethroned the CGI message movie Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax. Movies based on popular shows form Americas past have been popping up with more frequency leading many …

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Will Be Aliens, According To Michael Bay
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Michael Bay; filmmaker who just loves explosions or a man who’s out to ruin absolutely everything you loved about the 80′s? The answer becomes increasingly clear the more he opens his mouth, as he announced the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles …

Google Webmaster Central Creator Talks Google’s “New” Google Changes Google Webmaster Central Creator Talks Google’s “New” Google Changes
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Perhaps “anti-SEO” is a little strong, but as previously reported, Google is working on making SEO matter less. At a recent SXSW session, Google’s Matt Cutts discussed (without a lot of details) some changes Google is going to be making …

PayPal Bringing Its Services To China And India PayPal Bringing Its Services To China And India

PayPal is one of the largest names in the online payment industry. It makes it super easy to make online transactions across national borders. Making the transactions with other people within your borders is a bit trickier if you happen …

Sidney Crosby is Going Strong After Several Setbacks from a Concussion

Despite suffering concussion-like symptoms that side-lined him for almost a year, Sidney Crosby A.K.A. Sid the Kid has established that he is still a strong player. Crosby missed the first 20 games of the 2011–12 season due to the lingering …

Alex Smith Interviews With Miami Dolphins

With the recent news that Matt Flynn, formerly with Green Bay, has signed a 3-year contract with Seattle, Miami is now looking for a new quarterback. Flynn was in talks with Miami before signing the deal, but says he chose …

Print Media, Video Stores Slipping Into Obsolescence Print Media, Video Stores Slipping Into Obsolescence

Old guard media like newspapers and printed books have not sustained well into the digitized age of information. E-books are selling more than print books and newspapers can’t seem to find a way to keep from revenues from scraping the …

Beer: Not Only Delicious, But World-Saving As Well [INFOGRAPHIC]

After a long night of drinking and some ill-advised Facebooking, you might not understand how anyone could say that beer saved the world. Yeah, maybe it saved your confidence for the night, but the world? The fact is, beer is …

TSA Searches Wheelchair Bound Child
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This three-year-old boy on is way to Disneyland is treated like a suspected terrorist as TSA personel pat him down and swab his wheelchair for explosive residue. The child is taken to a sequestered area to undergo rigorous inspection by …