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Army To Unveil Exoskeleton For Soldiers Army To Unveil Exoskeleton For Soldiers

In something straight out of scifi we get the news that the Lockheed Martin and Ekso Bionics are getting close to deploying their Human Universal Load Carrier (HULC) hydraulic exoskeleton for testing on the front line. The exoskeleton, which has …

Google Penguin Update: There Hasn’t Been One Since The First One Google Penguin Update: There Hasn’t Been One Since The First One
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As previously reported, there has been some chatter in the forums speculating that Google may have launched another Penguin update. That’s not the first time this has happened since the original one, and it will surely not be the last, …

Dell Looking Into Acquiring Quest Software Inc. Dell Looking Into Acquiring Quest Software Inc.

Dell is one of several companies toying with the idea of acquiring Software developer, Quest Software, Inc. Quest develops software to help organizations manage databases and servers as well as designing recovery programs. Insight Venture Partners, a private equity and …

Chernobyl Diaries: Protesters Offended by the Film’s Premise
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Chernobyl Diaries, the latest horror flick by “Paranormal Activity” mastermind Oren Peli, is all set to scare the living daylights out of prospective movie-goers this weekend. The movie, which follows the misadventures of several teenagers who decide to pay a …

Google Changing Up Its Field Trials Infrastructure Google Changing Up Its Field Trials Infrastructure

Google Chrome, like Mozilla Firefox, is a browser that’s built by the community. Sure, Google is the one that pushes out the updates, but it’s the community that is breaking and fixing the browser on a constant basis to make …

Jenna Jameson Arrested For D.U.I.

Jenna Jameson, infamous former porn star and porn-affiliated product entrepreneur, was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving earlier today in Westminster, California after she drove into a light pole. Jameson suffered minor injuries but is otherwise okay and is at …

Gas Prices: Lower Cost Means More Travelers on the Road This Weekend

Gas prices, while still relatively high, are a bit lower than they have been over the past few months. This could result in more people are filling up the family car and heading out for fun, adventures, and sunburns over …

Fox, CBS, NBC File Suit Against Dish Network Hopper Fox, CBS, NBC File Suit Against Dish Network Hopper
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A couple of weeks ago, Dish Network unveiled and released a new technology which automatically does what we all do anyways. Skip commercials. The Hopper is the kind of technology that can make people switch from the highly superior DirecTV. …

Facebook Brings Gaming To The News Feed
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Facebook just announced that it’s launching the ability for people to play games directly in the news feed. “With feed gaming, you can include a short sample of your game in the stories people share from your game that friends …

Apple Employees Get Stock Dividends, CEO Tim Cook Declines Apple Employees Get Stock Dividends, CEO Tim Cook Declines
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Back in March, Apple announced that their stockholders would begin receiving a dividend payment of $2.65 per share of non-restricted stock. In a document filed with the SEC yesterday, the company announced that it would also begin paying dividend equivalents …

Sergey Brin Goes Full-on Google to Impress Turkey’s First Family Sergey Brin Goes Full-on Google to Impress Turkey’s First Family

Google’s official Twitter account posted a couple of pictures yesterday featuring the visit of Turkish President Abdullah Gül and his wife to the company’s Mountain View, California, offices. Sergey Brin and company apparently weren’t satisfied with just letting the impressive …

PayPal Adds 15 Stores to Offline Payment Solution PayPal Adds 15 Stores to Offline Payment Solution

PayPal has just announced on its blog that it’s outfitting 15 new U.S. brick and mortar retailers to use its offline payment and shopping solutions. The stores include Abercrombie & Fitch, Advance Auto Parts, Aéropostale, American Eagle Outfitters, Barnes & …

Harry Potter For Kinect Coming This Fall

Kinect Star Wars did really well for LucasArts. Despite being one of the most critically panned games of the decade, droves of people still bought it. In essence, it’s pretty much like the video game version of the Star Wars …

Hit and Run Driver Was Downloading App When He Struck a Pedestrian

Texting while driving is a well known danger. Communities across American have introduced laws that prevent people from doing so. But, with the increasing popularity of apps for smartphones, they may want to consider amending laws to include other cell …

Nielsen Reveals Top Online US Brands & Travel Sites Nielsen Reveals Top Online US Brands & Travel Sites

Nielsen is always slaving away to find out what’s hot and what the latest trends tell us about consumer behavior. This time they were looking at who the top online brands were in the United States. They also examined who …

Sony Filed a Patent for In-Game Commercials

There is a lot of current experimentation when it comes to video game revenue models. Publishers and developers are adding disc-locked content, day-one downloadable content (DLC), and overpriced collector’s editions everywhere you look. Mobile games and MMO‘s alike are free-to-play, …

Angry Parent Starts Fake Porn Profile for His Son’s Principal
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Revenge, they say, is a dish best served cold. However, sometimes it comes with a side of warm porn, which, as we all know, makes just about any scheme that much better. Until you get caught, of course. Meet 34 …

Google Moog Doodle Songs Showing Up on YouTube

As you might expect, ever since the Bob Moog Google Doodle showed up–it’s still up on Google, ala, the Les Paul Doodle–folks have been uploading songs covered by the playable synthesizer. The results are about what you’d expect: digital songs …

Apple iTV Announcement To Come In December? Apple iTV Announcement To Come In December?

It seems that rumors surrounding the HDTV Apple may or may not be working on (sometimes called the iTV, sometimes just the Apple TV) have been coming more frequently of late. Today we’ve learned that analyst Gene Munster of Piper …

Robot Fish Will Clean Polluted Waters, Render Pool Boys Irrelevant Robot Fish Will Clean Polluted Waters, Render Pool Boys Irrelevant
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In every science fiction movie or book or television show, this is where it always starts. We build intelligent robots to help us out with things but, by the end, we end up working for them. Before we get cozy …

Motorola’s New Mega-Tough DEFY XT 535 Smartphone Motorola’s New Mega-Tough DEFY XT 535 Smartphone

Hong Kong is being treated to Motorola’s latest innovation in Smartphones with the introduction of the newly designed XT 535 DEFY smartphone. Possibly the greatest thing about it is the Gorilla Glass brand impact and scratch resistant, touch-screen from Corning. …

Tumblr Breaks Into comScore’s Top 50 Websites Tumblr Breaks Into comScore’s Top 50 Websites

comScore has just released its top 50 ranking for web properties in the U.S. for the month of April, and microblogging platform Tumblr earned a spot in the field, coming in at #47, with roughly 23.5 million unique visitors. According …

Groupon Reportedly Testing Payments Product Groupon Reportedly Testing Payments Product

Groupon is reportedly testing a new payments offering, and is giving merchants complimentary iPod Touches and card readers. Rocky Agarwal at VentureBeat says he was forwarded an email from a business who was solicited for it. Agarwal reports: The pricing …

Zombies To Take Over Brooklyn This Weekend

No worries, Brooklynites; I don’t have knowledge of any deadly blood-borne diseases that turn people into brain-eating monsters. I do happen to know, however, that the sixth annual NYC Zombie Crawl is coming your way on Sunday, and more than …