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Dark Knight Rises Likely to Contain an Hour of IMAX Footage

I’m not a huge fan of watching big-budget Hollywood action movies in an IMAX theater. Documentaries, on the other hand, are perfectly okay, as I think the enormous screen treats the material rather well. However, attempting to watch a caped …

iPhone Gets 5 New Rural Carriers iPhone Gets 5 New Rural Carriers

The iPhone is now available at 5 additional U.S. regional wireless carriers, meaning users of Ivel, Kentucky-based Appalachian Wireless can get a hold of a 4S model for $50 less than AT&T customers. With the 3 largest mobile providers in …

Wajam Makes Personalized Results Less Obtrusive On Google Wajam Makes Personalized Results Less Obtrusive On Google

Some people like personalized search results based on their social connections. Some don’t. Google thrust Search Plus Your World upon users earlier this year, to mixed reviews. While it has an on/off toggle, it has littered search results with more …

Apple’s Agency Model Was Not Invented For E-Books Apple’s Agency Model Was Not Invented For E-Books
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Recently we brought you news that the U.S. Justice Department had sued Apple and five major publishing houses. The suit alleges that ahead of the 2010 launch of the original iPad (and iBooks) Apple colluded with Macmillan, Penguin, Hachette, HarperCollins, …

Amazon Introduces Supply For Business & Industrial Customers Amazon Introduces Supply For Business & Industrial Customers

Amazon.com has just introduced another convenient and affordable supply service, this time for business and industrial customers. The new service, AmazonSupply, features over 500,000 items from leading name brand manufacturers. Amazon lists the following 14 categories in their release about …

Amazing Origami Art: Dragons And Jedis And Ironman, Oh My!

For me (an artist), interesting art comes in many forms, whether it’s slapped onto a canvas in a seemingly haphazard way or consists of thousands of intricate folds of paper. The vision required for the former and the patience required …

Yelp Brings Something Yummy to the State of Denmark Yelp Brings Something Yummy to the State of Denmark
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Attention Dutch gourmands both green and seasoned: ready your palates and forks and save room for your typing skills because Yelp has announced that their network of customer reviews and rankings of restaurants and businesses are now available to your …

Mozilla Shows Off Click Highlighting Mozilla Shows Off Click Highlighting

In their tireless march to make every piece of premium software obsolete with free open source, HTML5 applications, Mozilla, alongside Google, has been been at the forefront of this endeavor. While some of the past examples have been really cool …

Dead Dolphins Leave Peruvian Officials Perplexed

Authorities in Peru seems to be completely clueless as to why so many dead dolphins have washed up on their beaches over the past two months. Officials hope to have some answers on the subject when their investigation into the …

English, Siri, Do You Speak It?
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Has anyone fired Siri yet? Or are you all still relying on Apple’s voice assistant that debuted alongside the iPhone 4S last fall? Our relationship is complicated, to say the least. Let’s just say that I’m evaluating my options and …

Xerox Q1 2012 Revenue: $5.5 Billion! Xerox Q1 2012 Revenue: $5.5 Billion!

Xerox reports Q1 2012 revenue reached $5.5 billion, which is a 2% from last quarter, but the technology business lost 5%, while services continued to grow to the tune of 10%. Installations of Xerox products was up 7% and they …

New The Dark Knight Rises Trailer To Assemble With The Avengers
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As if you needed another excuse to go see The Avengers… What we have is Warner Brothers announcing they’re plans to release another full-length trailer for The Dark Knight Rises when The Avengers movie hits the theater on May 4th. …

Netflix CEO Gets Big Raise in 2011 Netflix CEO Gets Big Raise in 2011
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Netflix, who has seen some rocky patches in the last long while, just reported that CEO Reed Hastings got a 68% raise in stock options last year, regardless of the fact that the company lost 62.5% of its value last …

Microsoft Patent Could Turn Your Entire Phone Into a Screen Microsoft Patent Could Turn Your Entire Phone Into a Screen

The market for smartphone cases is huge. So huge, in fact, that there is even room for an iPhone condom holder case. But what if you didn’t need to buy a case to show the world that you are a …

Robin Gibb Pulls Out Of Coma, Doctor Praises Him On Facebook

Bee Gees singer Robin Gibb, who has been in a coma in recent weeks after battling cancer and pneumonia, is now awake and able to speak. The 62-year old has been fighting advanced colorectal and liver cancer for the past …

Your Social Music Experience: A Primer Your Social Music Experience: A Primer

2012 is probably going to be year that the word “social” reaches its saturation point and it becomes a parody of itself. Social nose-blowing, social traffic (cars, not browsers), social bathrooms – you name it, someone will probably find a …

Susan Sarandon Claims She Was Denied Security Clearance to White House
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Susan Sarandon, in case you haven’t heard, is a liberal, and she’s not ashamed share her frequently unpopular thoughts and opinions with the world. During a 75-minute chat sponsored by the Tribeca Film Festival, the “Thelma & Louise” star admitted …

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 …