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What Does the Average Joe do on Facebook? What Does the Average Joe do on Facebook?

Facebook is pretty popular, right? With a $100 billion company valuation, somebody must be using it, right? It’s safe to say, with 850 million active users, Facebook is on top the social media game. But what is everyone doing on …

Trayvon Martin Case Goes To Grand Jury
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The Associated Press is reporting that a central Florida prosecutor has announced a grand jury will convene to look at the evidence surrounding the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. This comes a day after the U.S. Justice department also announced …

New York Times Paywall Gets A Little Higher New York Times Paywall Gets A Little Higher

The New York Times has announced that, in honor of the first anniversary of the launch of their digital subscriptions service, they are increasing the restrictions on free access to their content. Under the initial system, non-subscribers got access to …

Bobby Knight Refuses to Say ‘Kentucky’
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Bobby Knight refused to call the Kentucky Wildcats by their name on ESPN segments over the weekend. The former Indiana coach, instead, said “that team from the SEC,” when asked who was most likely to be upset this weekend. The …

Britney Spears Visits Dancing with the Stars to Support Roshon Fagan and Chelsie Hightower

Dancing with the Stars blasted off Season 14 on Monday night with oodles of star power. Aside from the celebrities on the dance floor, Britney Spears was in the audience to root for “Camp Rock” star Roshon Fagan and partner …

Video Games Need More Warnings Says Congress

After the Supreme Court ruling and a wide variety of other laws attempting to police video games getting thrown out, you would think the blokes in Congress would finally learn. H.R. 4204 proves they have not learned a thing. Congressmen …

Ford 2013 Models: More SYNC, More Technology Ford 2013 Models: More SYNC, More Technology
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Consumers are demanding that more technology be integrated into their automobile’s, that is a well documented consumer desire, and Ford was listening when they set-out to revamp their model line-up for 2013. In fact, this isn’t new for Ford, they …

tuCloud CEO Plans To Violate Microsoft Licensing, Provoke Lawsuit tuCloud CEO Plans To Violate Microsoft Licensing, Provoke Lawsuit

Last week we brought you news that OnLive, a company that specializes in streaming PC games over broadband internet connection, was facing licensing troubles from Microsoft. In January OnLive launched a new service that allowed users to access a fully-featured …

Tim Tebow Trade Rumors Abound After Manning Signs With Denver
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After landing the most sought-after free agent in the NFL–Peyton Manning–the Denver Broncos are now rumored to be considering trading quarterback Tim Tebow rather than having him back up Manning, even after he helped lead them to the playoffs in …

NASA ‘Earth Now’ iOS App Shows Earth’s Resplendent Climate Data NASA ‘Earth Now’ iOS App Shows Earth’s Resplendent Climate Data

Morbidly curious to see a global map of carbon monoxide around the earth? Just in time to satisfy that curiosity, NASA has released a new iOS app, Earth Now, that provides visualizations of such types of global climate data. Essentially, …

Hot New iPad? Apple Says It’s “Well Within Our Thermal Specifications” Hot New iPad? Apple Says It’s “Well Within Our Thermal Specifications”
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Apple has responded to all the recent reports that the new iPad is a little too hot. No, not scandalous – or even popular (which it is), but actually hot to the touch. Various new owners have complained about the …

Nokia Windows Phone UI Redesign Concept Nokia Windows Phone UI Redesign Concept

When the Nokia and Microsoft partnership was announced last year, Nokia was given special rights to modify the Windows Phone user interface. Below are some samples of a complete redesign possibly being developed by Nokia, submitted by a former employee: …

Vernal Equinox: Egg Balancing, Warm Weather, And Longer Days

Today marks the first day of spring, otherwise known as the vernal equinox, when the length of day and night are nearly the same. Astronomers define an equinox as that moment when the sun arrives at one of two intersection …

Harry Potter Gives King’s Cross Station a Magical Makeover
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The Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling has made King’s Cross Station an international treasure and has undergone a $875 million dollar makeover. Potter fans will be able to find platform 9 3/4 with more ease. The platform is where …

SEO DOs And DONT’S According To Google: Mixed Signals? SEO DOs And DONT’S According To Google: Mixed Signals?
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Google is talking a lot about SEO these days. In a recent webmaster discussion at SXSW, Google’s Matt Cutts spoke about some changes Google is working on that would seem to make SEO matter less, in that sites with good, …

Zuma’s Revenge! Coming To XBLA This Summer

While PopCap may be focusing more of their efforts on the Facebook and social market, they haven’t forgotten game consoles. That’s why they’re finally getting around to releasing a 2-year-old game on Xbox Live Arcade. PopCap Games announced today that …

Gmail Now Tells You Why An Email Was Marked Spam Gmail Now Tells You Why An Email Was Marked Spam
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Not everyone delves into the dark depths of their Gmail spam folder, but for those that do: Have you ever wondered why Gmail marked a particular email as spam? Now you can easily find out, as each email marked as …

Gov. Perry Feels The Facebook Backlash For His Uterus Obsession Gov. Perry Feels The Facebook Backlash For His Uterus Obsession
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Take note, male politicians who can’t help but impede reproductive health care for women: if you make highly controversial decisions by trying to police the ladies’ lady parts, then you might as well go ahead and just start posting targets …

Kony 2012 Jason Russell: Retro Footage Kony 2012 Jason Russell: Retro Footage

A half-naked man running through the streets of San Diego was detained by police who found him to be in some sort of mental distress brought on by exhaustion, dehydration and whatever else. This just after a crazy viral video …

Websites Bypassing Google Maps Due to Fees Websites Bypassing Google Maps Due to Fees

More and more websites are opting to bypass Google Maps, as the company established fees for even smaller users, starting last October. According to a comScore report, of the 91.7 million people in the U.S. who used an online map …

Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City Launches Today
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Following in the grand fashion of the famed Resident Evil franchise, today Capcom announced that Resident Evil: Operation Raccooon City is out today! A collaboration between Capcom and Slant Six Games, Resident Evil Operation Raccoon City takes the iconic series …

First Day Of Spring: Temperatures Set Record Highs

Today marks the first day of spring, as well as the vernal equinox, which occurs when the sun shines directly on the equator and periods of night and day are nearly equal. People all around the country are enjoying the …

RIM, Samsung Sued For Emoticon Patent Infringement RIM, Samsung Sued For Emoticon Patent Infringement

Samsung and Research In Motion have been sued in federal court for violating a patent owned by Varia Holdings, LLC. The patent covers an “emoticon input method and apparatus.” The suits were filed separately on March 15th. Both are in …

Tornado Bludgeons San Antonio, Texas

A tornado southwest of San Antonio caused considerable damage and flooding across the region. The flooding was caused by a line of thunderstorms that shadowed the fierce cone of destruction. The natural disaster touched down late Monday about 25 miles …