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“2 Broke Girls” Gets Harsh Parody Trailer (NSFW)

Chances are you’ve either seen or have heard of the CBS comedy “2 Broke Girls”. Basically it’s the story of two friends who are trying to make enough money to realize their dreams. Below is the official synopsis of the …

“Frozen Planet” Shows North, South Pole As Never Before
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The Discovery Channel has partnered with the BBC for several documentaries, including the wildly successful “Blue Planet” and “Planet Earth”. But their latest venture, called “Frozen Planet”, has viewers falling in love with Antarctica and the Arctic via beautifully shot …

Super Mario Bros. Is A Surrealist Masterpiece
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PBS has started a new YouTube channel called the Idea Channel. It’s described as “a PBS show that examines the connections between pop culture, technology and art.” This weeks topic: “Super Mario Brothers is the world’s greatest piece of surrealist …

Microsoft PhotoDNA Will Help Cops Fight Child Porn Microsoft PhotoDNA Will Help Cops Fight Child Porn

Microsoft announced today that it has partnered with Swedish company NetClean to make its patented PhotoDNA technology available free to law enforcement agencies investigating child sexual abuse cases. The technology will help agencies cull through the overwhelmingly large amount of …

Wendy’s Beats BK: That’s a Delicious Burger! Wendy’s Beats BK: That’s a Delicious Burger!

No Jules, it’s not a Big Kahuna burger, it’s from Wendy’s. America thinks they’re very delicious! In fact, Wendy’s has finally beat Burger King (BK) for the first time, taking the second place slot behind McDonald’s. Though BK still has …

The Pirate Bay May Fly Computers The Pirate Bay May Fly Computers

The Pirate Bay, the internet’s most infamous torrent site, announced on its blog recently that it has decided to experiment with sending out small drones that will “float some kilometers up in the air.” In the blog post by MrSpock, …

Geek & Sundry, Felicia Day’s Genius Five Days a Week

If you’re a fan of the online web series The Guild, and appreciate Felicia Day’s humor that she etches into each episode then you’re ecstatic for Geek & Sundry. This YouTube channel is a Felicia Day creation which looks to …

Using Mobile Games To Control People’s Actions Using Mobile Games To Control People’s Actions

Eighty-eight percent of Americans now own a cell phone, forming a massive network that offers scientists a wealth of information and an infinite number of new applications. With the help of these phone users — and their devices’ cameras, audio …

Tim Tebow To The Miami Dolphins?

Now that Peyton Manning has all but joined the Denver Broncos, it is pretty clear that Tim Tebow is headed out of town. But the question now is, where is he headed? New reports have him headed to the Miami …

Kate Hudson Secretly Married Muse Frontman?

Kate Hudson and frontman for the English band Muse, Matt Bellamy, are rumored to have married in secret. Goldie Hawn, the actress’s mother, let the news slip in an interview with the London Evening Standard’s ES magazine. Hawn said that …

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Tim Tebow, And Rorschach Tests

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

AT&T iPad Sales At All-Time High As Apple Has “Record Weekend” AT&T iPad Sales At All-Time High As Apple Has “Record Weekend”

As you may know by now, Apple CEO Tim Cook and CFO Peter Oppenheimer spent some time on the phone with analysts this morning. The purpose of the call was to announce that Apple would start making dividend payments this …

Bioprinting Uses Inkjet Printer On Living Cells Bioprinting Uses Inkjet Printer On Living Cells
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Researchers from Clemson University have found a way to create temporary holes in the membranes of live cells using a standard inkjet printer. The method will be published in JoVE, the Journal of Visualized Experiments, on March 16. “We first …

Google: Actually, Meta Tags Do Matter. Google: Actually, Meta Tags Do Matter.
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Google posted a new Webmaster Help video from Matt Cutts today. The question at hand this time is: How much time should I spend on meta tags, and which ones matter? This one is also significant because Cutts submitted the …

Piranha 3DD Red Band Trailer Now Online (NSFW)

A new red band trailer has surfaced for Dimension Films’ upcoming Piranha 3DD. It should be noted that the trailer takes full advantage of the “red band” moniker and viewer discretion is advised. If you’re unfamiliar with Piranha 3DD, or …

Mike Daisey, Steve Jobs, and A Controversial Monologue

Mike Daisey is a respected writer, actor, and performer of the stage who has toured the world with his one-man-shows. So why is he embroiled in such a controversy regarding Apple and it’s founder, Steve Jobs? For statements he makes …

Google+ Circles And Privacy Explained Google+ Circles And Privacy Explained

What’s up with employees explaining the functions of their social networking site through posts on said site instead of a company blog? I don’t know what’s causing the trend, but I like it. Just like the Facebook employee who gave …

Mad Men Comes Back to AMC After 17 Month Hiatus

The cast and creator, Matt Weiner, of Mad Men made an appearance on the Today show with Matt Lauer. Mad Men has been on hiatus for 17 months and will return on Sunday with a two hour season premiere. Weiner …

Anthony Davis Earns USBWA Player of the Year
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University of Kentucky’s Anthony Davis has been selected to receive the U.S. Basketball Writers Association National Player of the Year. Davis is the only player from the University of Kentucky to win the award, and only the second in the …

Microsoft Fires Two Bing Marketing Execs For Misuse Of Funds Microsoft Fires Two Bing Marketing Execs For Misuse Of Funds
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Would you believe that the company you work for might not approve of misguided spending of said company’s funds? That’s like First Job 101, right? And if anything, for god’s sakes save those receipts so you can at least account …

Groupon’s “Commitment To Customers” Is UK-Only Groupon’s “Commitment To Customers” Is UK-Only

In a recent article, we asked if Groupon will be better now, following regulation from the UK’s Office of Fair Trading (essentially, the UK’s version of the FTC). In a blog post called “Groupon’s Commitment to Customers,” the company responded …

Social Media Security Basics Infographic Social Media Security Basics Infographic
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Social media is more popular than ever, and so are viruses, malware and online scams. The chart below sheds some light upon how important it is for social networking users to stay on top of the basics of online security. …

Facebook Leads Brazil’s Social Surge Facebook Leads Brazil’s Social Surge
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Brazil is fast becoming one of the world’s largest internet markets and Facebook is capitalizing on the country’s growing user base. According to a study from comScore, Brazil now ranks as the 7th largest internet market globally and Latin America’s …

Dia Do Pai (Father’s Day) Celebrated in Portugal with a New Google Doodle Dia Do Pai (Father’s Day) Celebrated in Portugal with a New Google Doodle

Today, March 19, 2012, is Father’s Day in Portugal, Italy and Honduras, and Google submitted a new doodle illustrated in crayon. Father’s day is also taking place in Andorra, Bolivia, Liechtenstein, Spain and Belgium on this day in 2012. A …