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Mary J. Blige To Sing National Anthem At Kentucky Derby 138
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It was announced today that Mary J. Blige will sing the National Anthem prior to the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby. Blige, who has been dubbed the “Queen of Hip Hop Soul”, is scheduled to sing “The Star Spangled …

Facebook App Privacy Risk Assessed by New PrivacyChoice Tool Facebook App Privacy Risk Assessed by New PrivacyChoice Tool

For anybody curious about what private information of yours is bleeding out through the apps you use and enjoy on Facebook, PrivacyChoice has updated their browser extension to include privacy feedback about those apps. The extension, Privacyscore, in case you …

A Different Take On Google Social Search (Coming to Yahoo And Bing Too) A Different Take On Google Social Search (Coming to Yahoo And Bing Too)

If you don’t like Google’s approach to social search with Search Plus Your World, you may or may not like Wajam and its newly redesigned Google search experience. Wajam has been available as a browser add on for quite some …

The Avengers Mashup Movie Posters

(image) Attention people! The internets are at it again. This time with the help of Empire, they have created a collection of some Avengers Mash-up posters. These 31 posters are pretty cool. They range from Captain America, to the Hulk, …

iGoDigital Launches Pinterest Tracking Tool iGoDigital Launches Pinterest Tracking Tool

Despite of Pinterest‘s meteoric launch and rise to popularity, recents reports have shown that the photo-sharing pinboard site might be losing steam – and users. Regardless, iGoDigital, a leading provider of personalization services for retail marketing, has just launched its …

Dell Delivers Cutting-Edge Tower Workstations Dell Delivers Cutting-Edge Tower Workstations

Dell has been working hard on their latest offering of professional quality tower workstations. They promise their new Dell Precision series will deliver fast, versatile solutions optimized for innovators in the design and creation industry. Not only do they perform …

Brian Dawkins Announces Retirement on Twitter, Fans React

Brian Dawkins, in case you haven’t heard, is leaving professional football. When the former Philadelphia Eagles and Denver Broncos safety decided to announce his retirement this morning (April 23rd), he did so in an increasingly conventional manner: He posted to …

ZX Spectrum & St. George’s Day: United In UK Google Doodle ZX Spectrum & St. George’s Day: United In UK Google Doodle

If you’re Google, and you have two significant historical events that you want to celebrate with your Doodle, which one do you pick? Well, at least for today, the answer is both. Today’s awesome Google Doodle is a mash-up, as …

Bing Maps Gets Easier Shape Rendering Bing Maps Gets Easier Shape Rendering

Chris Pendleton of the Bing Maps team deals with a lot of complaints that Bing Maps doesn’t make it easy to render “GIS stuff” via the Bing Maps API. Your calls have not gone unheeded as the team has made …

Dark Shadows International Trailer Now Online, Barnabus Goes Camping
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A new international trailer for Tim Burton’s gothic comedy “Dark Shadows” has found its way online. The Chinese trailer for the film shows tons of new footage, and overall is a much better trailer for the film in my opinion. …

Katy Perry Dating Florence + The Machine Guitarist?

Candy-colored hair and sugary pop are what Katy Perry is best known for, but she’s been in headlines recently for something much darker; her divorce from wild man-child Russell Brand. While the tabloids have gone mad speculating on every detail …

The Impossible Trailer Will Leave You Breathless

Although the latest trailer for writer Sergio G. Sanchez and director Juan Antonio Bayona’s English-language debut “The Impossible” is dubbed in Spanish, it doesn’t detract from its impact one bit. The film, which takes place during the tsunami that laid …

‘The Simpsons’ Rips on Fox News (again)
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The Simpsons has a long history of making fun of the company that airs its program, especially a certain branch of that company that touts itself for its “Fair and Balanced” news coverage. They continued that tradition with a jab …

Isabel Celis: Missing Since Friday
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The case of missing 6-year old Isabel Celis is a “race against the clock”, according to Tucson police chief Roberto Villasenor. “They always are,” he said during a press statement this morning. Isabel was last seen in her bedroom on …

Apple Aims iPhone At Business Market With New Page Apple Aims iPhone At Business Market With New Page

When Apple first announced the iPhone in 2007, the smartphone market was primarily business-oriented. Sure, you’d find the occasional ordinary consumer with a BlackBerry or a Palm Treo, but most consumers weren’t worried about checking their email or managing their …

Nintendo Announces A New Mario And Kirby Collection

There have always been a few things that you can count on from Nintendo. Mario and Kirby are definitely 2 of those things. Well now Nintendo has announced that they will be releasing New Super Mario Bros. 2 and a …

‘The Walking Dead’ Coming to Playstation Network
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Telltale Games is set to launch a video game series version of the Robert Kirkman comic book series, “The Walking Dead”. The first episode “The Walking Dead, A New Day” will be availalbe for download on the Playstation Network tomorrow, …

Microsoft and Facebook Get Cozy With a New Patent Agreement Microsoft and Facebook Get Cozy With a New Patent Agreement
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Microsoft and Facebook have announced a deal in which Facebook will purchase a portion of the patent portfolio that Microsoft bought from AOL earlier this month. Facebook will pay Microsoft $550 million in cash for ownership of approximately 650 AOL …

Free-To-Play Games Are Serious Business

Free-to-play games are the new “in” thing. It’s the kind of game that everybody wants to make. Zynga and other major developers have already proved that free-to-play can be a healthy and at times, ridiculously profitable, business model. Thanks to …

Oracle Wins Java Patent Claim Oracle Wins Java Patent Claim

In the heat of Oracle’s court battle with Google concerning copyright infringement, the owner of the open-source Java programming language saw a small victory on April 19th, when the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office confirmed a previously rejected Java patent. …

Iran, Syria Receive New Sanctions for Using Technology Against Protesters Iran, Syria Receive New Sanctions for Using Technology Against Protesters

The White House announced an executive order today that details new sanctions on Iran and Syria due to each country’s use of technology for the cause of human rights abuse. The sanctions include a provision to ban U.S. visas against …

George Zimmerman Out on Bail: Twitter Reacts
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Much to the dismay of thousands of people across the United States, George Zimmerman was released on $150,000 bail. The event took place in the middle of the night, as to avoid any unnecessary confrontations with those who feel that …

The Avengers Hulk Clip Revealed On Graham Norton
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(image) The buzz around the intranets is that Mark Ruffalo as the Hulk, in this summer’s blockbuster “The Avengers“, completely steals the show. His likable personality does a great job of portraying Bruce Banners obsession of not getting angry. It …

Samsung Galaxy S III Teaser Ad Hints That iPhone Users Are Sheep Samsung Galaxy S III Teaser Ad Hints That iPhone Users Are Sheep

Earlier this month, Samsung put all of the release date rumors to rest about the new Galaxy S III by sending out invitations to an upcoming event, set to take place on May 3rd in London. There, Samsung will unveil …