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Super Bowl XLVI Gets Full-Body Scanners Super Bowl XLVI Gets Full-Body Scanners
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Sunday’s Super Bowl XLVI at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis looks to be the most secure yet. Security preparations have been underway for some time now, and look to be nearly ready. Some of the measure in place include a …

Twitter Roundup: Groundhog Day Edition Twitter Roundup: Groundhog Day Edition
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Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow today. Six more weeks of winter. If you call this winter. In a season with record-breaking high temperatures and sunny-ish days, it was pretty much a given that the rodent would see his shadow. This …

Can Google Search Trends Predict Election Results?

American voters are perplexing animals. How easily persuaded are they, what issues matter most to them, what causes them to scream for blood, on what issue do they keep their head in the sand – these are questions that pollsters …

Facebook IPO Filing Reveals What Could Kill Facebook Facebook IPO Filing Reveals What Could Kill Facebook
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As you probably know, Facebook has filed for its IPO. With that filing, a lot of new information about the company was revealed. Among the noteworthy tidbits of information: 845 million monthly active users, 483 million daily active users, and …

Gmail Man Is Back: Microsoft’s Ad Slams Google Privacy Practices Gmail Man Is Back: Microsoft’s Ad Slams Google Privacy Practices
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Last summer, a video leaked to YouTube called Gmail Man (actually, O365 MGX Copy at the time). In the video, the “Gmail Man” was actually a mailman that walked around reading people’s mail. He would then confront the people with …

Apple’s Not The Only American Brand Who’s Outsourcing Apple’s Not The Only American Brand Who’s Outsourcing
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Recently The New York Times published an article highlighting the abuses of Apple contractors (namely Foxconn) in their Asian factories. This spurred some serious backlash and burst some hardcore Mac geek’s bubbles in a real bad way. “What do you …

Internet Usage Predictions For 2012 Internet Usage Predictions For 2012

Chances are, if you’re reading this article, you’re on the Internet. You’re probably going to spend a lot of time on the Internet in 2012. How much time? Let’s find out! An infographic coming to us from the Slots of …

Apple May Be Working On A Touchscreen iMac Apple May Be Working On A Touchscreen iMac

There has been speculation that Apple would be bringing the touchscreen technology found in its iOS devices to its computers for several years. Now it seems that Apple has indeed been looking at doing so. A patent application published today …

Amazon Sports Collectibles Store Launches Just In Time For Super Bowl Amazon Sports Collectibles Store Launches Just In Time For Super Bowl

This week being Super Bowl Week, everyone seems to have sports fever. All of the media coverage and internet chatter about the big game makes it a pretty good time for Amazon to announce a new sports memorabilia store. Amazon …

TPP Follows ACTA, Twitter Calls It World War Web TPP Follows ACTA, Twitter Calls It World War Web
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First there was SOPA, then there was PIPA. The Internet beat those back. Then along came ACTA inciting what many users on Twitter are calling the World War Web. Up next is something far worse and far more secret – …

Facebook App Glassdoor Integrates Job Hunting Into Social Networking Facebook App Glassdoor Integrates Job Hunting Into Social Networking

Glassdoor is a careers site that competes in the same realm as as CareerBuilder and Monster. They have recently integrated an interesting Facebook app that will reveal what personal connections you have for a job you are potentially hunting. When …

Sacha Baron Cohen’s The Dictator Movie Teaser Trailer Sacha Baron Cohen’s The Dictator Movie Teaser Trailer

From Borat to Bruno, Sacha Baron Cohen has been know as a lewd and crude dude. His crazy antics in movies and his many characters and personas have gained him a wild reputation in Hollywood and around the world alike. …

iPad 3 Release Date: Amazon Gives A Clue iPad 3 Release Date: Amazon Gives A Clue

Most of the speculation recently has focused on the iPad 3’s features – including yesterday’s report that it would have 4G LTE and a quad-core processor. Much less attention has been given recently to the device’s release date. Now, however, …

Mark Zuckerberg’s Annual Salary, According To Facebook IPO Filing Mark Zuckerberg’s Annual Salary, According To Facebook IPO Filing

On Wednesday evening Facebook filed their S-1 with the SEC, setting the table for a giant IPO worth at least $5 billion. Contained in said filings are some interesting bits of information about the company, not the least of which …

Crab-Like Robot Can Remove Stomach Cancer Crab-Like Robot Can Remove Stomach Cancer

Like something from a science fiction film, It proceeds to enter the subject’s stomach by way of an endoscope, it’s pincer grasping the tissue, riddled with cancer. Its oblong hook severs the cancerous lesion, coagulating blood to stop bleeding all …

Wolfram Alpha Hints ‘Biggest Change Ever’ Coming To Site Wolfram Alpha Hints ‘Biggest Change Ever’ Coming To Site
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If you’ve ever needing to do some quick math and didn’t have a calculator handy, Wolfram Alpha was there. If you ever need to know about Na22 isotope in a hurry, Wolfram Alpha was there. If your dire need to …

Pinterest Making Improvements Pinterest Making Improvements
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Tuesday evening, Pinterest rolled out some changes to its very popular website. In the past, when you clicked on a pin, you were taken to a new page to view that pin. To go back to where you were to …

Super Bowl Streaming Takes Hit After DoJ Shuts Down Sites Super Bowl Streaming Takes Hit After DoJ Shuts Down Sites
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Were you hoping to catch the Super Bowl online via a sports streaming site? You’re out of luck then. TorrentFreak is reporting that that DoJ and ICE are back at it again in a new round of domain seizures. The …

NASA GRAIL: Far Side Of The Moon NASA GRAIL: Far Side Of The Moon

The GRAIL mission consists of two spacecraft, GRAIL-A and GRAIL-B, which have been placed into orbit around the Moon. As the two GRAILs circle the moon, changes in topography (mountains and valleys) will create fluctuations in gravitational pull resulting in …

Groundhog Day 2012: Punxsutawny Phil Sees Shadow, More Winter, Twitter Reacts Groundhog Day 2012: Punxsutawny Phil Sees Shadow, More Winter, Twitter Reacts
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Every year on the second of February people gather in the wee hours of the morning at Gobbler’s Knob in Punxsutawny, Pennsylvania and wait eagerly for a weather forecast brought to them by a small woodland mammal. If, the legend …

Google Docs App for Android Update: Offline Access Added Google Docs App for Android Update: Offline Access Added

Google has a new update for its Google Docs app for Android, which includes offline access and improvements for tablets. “There may be times when you don’t have an Internet connection on your Android device, but you still want access …

The Science of Spider Webs The Science of Spider Webs

Arachnophobia; the fear of spiders. Most people are afraid of these little guys for varying reasons; some are poisonous and some are just creepy looking. However, these 8-legged architects can build some astonishing structures using their silk. Spider silk is …

StumbleUpon Pushes Iframe & Gets Rid Of Direct Links StumbleUpon Pushes Iframe & Gets Rid Of Direct Links
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Even after their big facelift last year, StumbleUpon still isn’t done making changes to the their site. More and more, it seems that the social media site is paring itself down to as minimal as possible while still improving traffic …

Facebook: Zynga Accounts For 12 Percent Of Our Revenue
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Zynga is obviously important to Facebook, but we never knew how important until Facebook’s S-1 filing yesterday. In the document, it’s said that Zynga accounted for approximately 12 percent of Facebook’s revenue last year. Facebook made most of its money …