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Snoop Dogg Teases New Album In “Special 420 Message”

As you probably already know, today is 4/20, and while this particular day might not hold any special significance for some, plenty of people celebrate it as a holiday. And within the subset of people who recognize April 20th and …

Jonathan Frid: Johnny Depp Says Goodbye To One Of His Idols
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Jonathan Frid, who was best known for his portrayal of vampire Barnabas Collins on the hit ’60s television show “Dark Shadows”, died last week at the age of 87, but his legacy on film was captured in a brilliant cameo …

NASA’s Sustainability Base: Greenest Gov’t Building Ever! NASA’s Sustainability Base: Greenest Gov’t Building Ever!

NASA’s newest research center is going to be the greenest and most self-sustaining government building ever built. Innovations are all courtesy of space travel quality technologies and conveniences. For instance, the water treatment system uses forward osmosis to reuse grey …

Movie Studios Lose Appeal in Aussie ISP Piracy Case Movie Studios Lose Appeal in Aussie ISP Piracy Case

The High Court of Australia has soundly rejected the notion that internet service providers (ISP’s) are responsible for their subscribers’ copyright violations. In a unanimous decision by the seven justices of the High Court, the case brought by several Hollywood …

Mind-Blowing Illusion Makes Water Freeze in Mid-Air
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This Video from Youtube user Brusspup shows you how to do a cool science experiment from home that will make water appear to freeze in mid-air. The sound waves from the speaker will cause the water droplets to fall in …

Cisco Announces Insiemi Cisco Announces Insiemi

Cisco has just released an employee memo announcing its investment of $100 million in a new “spin-in” company called Insiemi, and advanced networking startup, which might eventually be purchased for an additional $750 million. The New York Times defines a …

Turn-Based Call Of Duty Prototype Footage Leaked

A long time ago before the release of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, Activision had big plans for the franchise. While they had Infinity Ward and Treyarch working on the first-person shooter aspects of the title, the publisher hired …

Want Your Tweets To Matter? Be Funny or Informative Want Your Tweets To Matter? Be Funny or Informative

Not all tweets are created equal – anyone who has spent even a small amount of time on Twitter can attest to that. I’m much less likely to care that you checked-in to the Rib Shack on Foursqaure than let’s …

Netflix Streaming Continues to Face Licensing Issues Netflix Streaming Continues to Face Licensing Issues

When I first signed up for Netflix, my wife complained about the overall lack of content offered by the service. Everything she wanted to watch was only available on disc, a fact which irritated her to no end. That’s when …

“The Hunger Games” Returning To IMAX Theaters For One Week

In total The Hunger Games has grossed over $533 million globally since its release on March 23. $13.2 million, of the total, came from IMAX theaters during it’s initial one week run. With that in mind, IMAX Corporation and Lionsgate …

Nicollette Sheridan: New Trial Date Set

Nicollette Sheridan, a former star of the hit ABC show “Desperate Housewives” is seeking $6 million in punitive damages from the network for wrongful termination, and after deadlocking a jury last month, the suit will get a new trial. Sheridan …

Imgur Can Drive Big Traffic To Product Pages Imgur Can Drive Big Traffic To Product Pages

Let me preface this by saying that I’m not going to tell you to spam Imgur. This is just an interesting look at how, under the right circumstances, Imgur can drive a lot of traffic – even to a product …

All The Ways They Killed Kenny [Infographic]

While Matt and Trey have, for the most part, stopped killing Kenny, his deaths have long been a South Park staple. In fact, the creative duo explained how Kenny’s lifecycle works in the “Mysterion Rises” arc, but when they performed …

Fenway Park Turns 100, Trends On Twitter

By pretty much any standard, 1912 was a big year. China became the Republic of China, Piltdown Man, originally thought to be the missing link, was discovered (it was later revealed to be a hoax), and the Titanic struck an …

YouTube Loses German Royalties Case YouTube Loses German Royalties Case

YouTube, the most popular video platform on the web, has been taking some heat over music clip royalties as of late. It was recently reported that parody singer Weird Al Yankovic is suing Sony for $2.5 million, over videos of …

Diablo III Open Beta Weekend Begins At Noon

Can you believe it, Diablo III is almost upon us. The game comes out on May 15 and it’s looking to be a great comeback for the classic franchise as well as a great entry in the action RPG genre. …

The Avengers Behind The Scenes Clips And Photos
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(image) The fervor for “The Avengers” is getting to be so much now, that I can barely contain myself. The 2 billion dollar Marvel franchise is set to release their 1 billion dollar movie in 2 weeks. The awesomeness today …

Social Sites Such as Facebook and Twitter are Gaining on Traditional News [Infographic] Social Sites Such as Facebook and Twitter are Gaining on Traditional News [Infographic]
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It’s known, at least anecdotally, that newspapers and other traditional outlets for journalism are drifting away in the wake of the instant reporting and crowd-sourced nature of online news. Schools.com, a site that helps students find online universities and degree …

Death for DVD, up with Streaming Video [Infographic] Death for DVD, up with Streaming Video [Infographic]
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Although physical DVD’s are still bringing in a lot of revenue for movie studios, they are slowly joining the ranks of Betamax, VHS, and Laserdisc. We all know it’s coming, in todays online streaming video world, DVD’s are the tools …

Mozilla Inspired To Rethink How We Create Mozilla Inspired To Rethink How We Create

I love inspirational speakers. They have a certain air about them, like they know what they’re talking about. While their job is to inspire people to do great things, it’s even better when their actions, not their words, inspire us …

Sex Robots: Prostitution As A Science, Not An Art Sex Robots: Prostitution As A Science, Not An Art
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We can relegate this one to the realm of science fiction for the moment, but two researchers from Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand suggest that in the near future, we could all be looking at a world where prostitution …

Oreo Breastfeeding Ad: Why It Would Never Work In The U.S.
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The general attitude towards public breastfeeding is so divided that the idea of it becoming accepted by everyone looks pretty grim. There are those who insist that breastfeeding is a natural part of mothering and should be allowed everywhere, without …

The Internet Celebrates 4/20, National Weed Day
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Say what you will about a bunch of teens-to-twenty-somethings celebrating the act of being stoned all day, but at least all of the 4/20 celebrations take the focus off of Adolph Hitler, who shares a birthday with what has now …

Twitter Sponsors Apache, Takes to Twitter Twitter Sponsors Apache, Takes to Twitter

Twitter has just announced that is has become an official sponsor of the Apache Software Foundation, the non-profit, decentralized collective of developers of open-source software. Twitter’s Chris Aniszczyk comments on the company’s personal stake in the sponsorship and the Apache-developed …