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Megaupload Data Negotiations Begin April 26 Megaupload Data Negotiations Begin April 26

We brought you word yesterday that the U.S. government may not have a case against file-sharing service Megaupload due to a “procedural error.” If this is true, Megaupload could be potentially let off the hook. There still remains the problem …

“Mansome” Trailer Now Online, See Will Arnett and Jason Bateman Go On A Spa Date
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It’ll probably be sometime next year before we see the Bluth clan back together; when Arrested Development finally hits Netflix. In the meantime you can catch Will Arnett and Jason Bateman enjoying a nice spa date together in Morgan Spurlock’s …

Facebook Engineers Discuss Time Travel Facebook Engineers Discuss Time Travel
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There’s a very interesting thread on Quora, in which people of varying backgrounds are discussing time travel. Specifically, they’re addressing a pretty good question: Why are people from the future not time traveling to our period? There is a lot …

Alibaba.Com Q1 2012 Profits: $53.8 Million Alibaba.Com Q1 2012 Profits: $53.8 Million

Alibaba.com reports $53.8 million profits this quarter, but also shows that growth has slowed as they invest in stronger partnerships and more refined user experiences. As a small business e-commerce company they have remained focused on enhancing buyer and seller …

Teresa Giudice: Keeping Drama Out Of The Boardroom
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“Real Housewives of New Jersey” star Teresa Giudice did double time last night for reality television; she appeared on both “Housewives” and “Celebrity Apprentice” at the same time. Giudice has been vilified almost since the first episode of the show …

DARPA Hypersonic Glider Runs Hot, Peels Itself Apart DARPA Hypersonic Glider Runs Hot, Peels Itself Apart

Back in August, the U.S. Military’s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, conducted the second test flight of their experimental hypersonic vehicle, the HTV-2. The project was part of a data collecting mission, a way to test global strike …

Vodafone Acquires Cable & Wireless In $1.6 Billion Deal Vodafone Acquires Cable & Wireless In $1.6 Billion Deal

Vodafone, one of the largest wireless carriers in Europe, has offered to buy UK-based telecommunications provider Cable & Wireless Worldwide for £1.044 billion ($1.67 billion). The deal will allow Vodafone to expand well beyond its current wireless offerings and become …

Skype for Windows Phone Officially Released Skype for Windows Phone Officially Released

A finalized version of the Skype app for Windows Phones has finally been released. A beta version of the app has been available since February, but this official release brings with it a few features that optimize the app for …

Google, Facebook Q1 Lobbying Report Google, Facebook Q1 Lobbying Report

According to the U.S. Senate’s lobbying database, Facebook and Google have hit all-time highs regarding the amount of funds they have committed to lobbying efforts in Washington, D.C., for the first quarter of 2012. With Facebook possibly readying its IPO …

The Avengers International Hulk, Cap TV Spots
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(image) The studio is throwing “The Avengers” trailers at us faster than we can process. Just like last week, this time we get 2 more trailers. These ones show the Hulk and Captain America. While neither movie really gives anything …

Scientists Use Neuroprosthesis to Move Paralyzed Hand Scientists Use Neuroprosthesis to Move Paralyzed Hand

Scientists at Northwestern University have created brain-machine technology that will deliver brain signals directly to muscles, bypassing the spinal chord. This technology may one day help paralysis victims regain muscle control. The research was done on monkeys by measuring brain …

Lady Gaga Unveils Four New Costumes for Asian Tour
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Lady Gaga is preparing to kick off a tour across select venues in Asian and Europe, so it’s to be expected that the insanely quirky singer/songwriter has four brand new costumes to share with the planet. After all, when you’re …

Google Street View Goes to Jerusalem, Gets Lost Google Street View Goes to Jerusalem, Gets Lost

Google Maps announced a new location that was recently added to Street View and given it’s one of the oldest places in the world, this update is a fun one: Jerusalem. While most people might not consider the city “fun” …

Ron Artest’s Elbow Brings World Peace To James Harden
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Yes, I am aware of Artest’s name change, but after that wild elbow to James Harden’s temple, it’s hard not to be reminded of the person who, in large part, brought “The Malice in the Palace” to the sports world. …

Taylor Hicks Announces Summer Vegas Show On Twitter

“American Idol” alum Taylor Hicks will be making AI history this summer when he headlines his own Vegas show at Bally’s Casino. The show will run for eight weeks. Hicks won over audiences and judges alike in 2006 with his …

Skyrim Meets My Little Pony In The Most Delightful Of Ways

Bronies across the country today are now waking up to the realization that we have to wait until September for the third season of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. To make that wait a little less brutal, have some …

Army Wife Learns Of Husband’s Death Via Facebook Army Wife Learns Of Husband’s Death Via Facebook

If you think that Facebook is an impersonal medium of communication, I’m not going to argue with you. That “Happy Birthday” wall post from that guy you kind of knew in high school registers about as low as possible on …

The Avengers Actor Defends Superhero Movies
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(image) Superhero movies are up in the air with serious movie buffs as far as the seriousness of the art. Are they in fact art? Or ar they just a ploy by the studio to make a quick buck? For …

YouTube Ambassadors: BBQ, Motorcycles, & Knitting YouTube Ambassadors: BBQ, Motorcycles, & Knitting

Google has caught on to the power of YouTube and what it has done for many small businesses. A handful of companies have been chosen by Google to become marketing ambassadors for YouTube based on their entrepreneurial success with the …

iPhone 5 Rumor: Analyst Confirms In-Cell Touchscreen iPhone 5 Rumor: Analyst Confirms In-Cell Touchscreen

On Friday we reported on a rumor that Apple might be upgrading the display technology in the iPhone 5 (or iPhone 6, or “new iPhone,” or whatever they end up calling it). The new iPhone, the rumor went, would be …

Google Drive Seen During a Developer Google+ Hangout Google Drive Seen During a Developer Google+ Hangout
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Google has certainly been pushing their Google+ Hangouts recently. Hosting everything from conference panel discussions to an interview with the Secretary General of the UN, Google is hoping Hangout becomes the go-to place for videoconferencing. Anything, however, can happen during …

AdWords For Video Lets Small Businesses Target YouTube Users AdWords For Video Lets Small Businesses Target YouTube Users
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Google has launched AdWords for Video, which will make advertising on YouTube a lot easier for any business. It’s integrated right into AdWords itself, so video campaigns can be managed right along with search and display. Frankly, the concept seems …

Ben Horowitz Sheds Light on Instagram Investment Ben Horowitz Sheds Light on Instagram Investment

Ben Horowitz, cofounder and General Partner of high technology venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, just explained on his blog why his company was only able to achieve a $78 million dollar return on an initial $250,000 investment in Instagram. For …

Adobe CS6 Detailed, Embraces HTML5 Adobe CS6 Detailed, Embraces HTML5

Fans of Adobe have no doubt been waiting for the release of CS6 since it was first announced. The creative types have already got a small taste of what CS6 offers with the successful open beta for Photoshop CS6. The …