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TechCrunch Sheds Another Of Its Old School Writers TechCrunch Sheds Another Of Its Old School Writers

After AOL acquired TechCrunch, the popular tech blog started going through a lot of changes. They weren’t all immediately noticeable, but it didn’t take too long for things to be very publicly coming apart at the seams. That’s no slight …

Google-Branded Tablet Coming Soon? Google-Branded Tablet Coming Soon?
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Back in December we brought you news that Google might have their own Google-branded tablet in the works. In an interview with an Italian newspaper, Eric Schmidt said that Google was working on a high-quality tablet to challenge the iPad. …

Apple Wants To Slice Keyboards Apple Wants To Slice Keyboards

Apple has an interest in developing and reinventing thinner and lighter keyboard accessories according to a new patent application discovered by AppleInsider this week. The patent application describes several ways a keyboard could be shrunk in size without affecting its …

Apple Preparing To Adopt A Smaller Dock Connector? Apple Preparing To Adopt A Smaller Dock Connector?
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Apple may be preparing to abandon the current dock connector model found in their iOS and iPad devices, according recent rumors. The shift would be simply a matter of real estate. A smaller connector would allow more room inside the …

Win A Year of Free Redbox Rentals With Bing’s Oscar-Night Twitter Contest Win A Year of Free Redbox Rentals With Bing’s Oscar-Night Twitter Contest

Do you have a gripe about the current state of filmmaking? Do you long for the golden age where (most) ideas were original and the world had never even heard of Michael Bay? If so, you can voice your critiques …

$100K Raised by Code Hero Developers Through Kickstarter $100K Raised by Code Hero Developers Through Kickstarter
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Coding is not fun for most people, and one of the most frustrating parts of coding is learning how to do it! Several sites such as Code Academy try to teach people in a fairly simple way, but Primer Labs …

The Mu Is The Future Of Plugs The Mu Is The Future Of Plugs
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I like to think that the USB outlet adapter that my Android gets its power from is already pretty small. A team in the UK has made it even smaller. Say hello to the Mu, a transformable folding USB adapter …

The Associated Press Goes Bold With New Logo The Associated Press Goes Bold With New Logo

In what some would consider a bold move, the associated press has changed their logo of almost 30 years. The finished product is no doubt the result of intense labor by a team of highly-skilled graphic designers who have set …

Steam Takes Over the Video Game World (Infographic)

While the concept of digital distribution is still a sore point among many content providers across the entertainment industry, there’s at least entity that not only has embraced digital distribution, it has mastered it. No, I’m not talking about Netflix …

The Google Strikes Back: Taps Veteran Lobbyist To Counter Recent Political Scrutiny

Google seems to be accepting the realization that when you’re as big as they are, you draw a lot of legal scrutiny when you start tampering with people’s privacy. Perhaps in anticipation of more trouble to come, or to preclude …

What Does Santorum’s Social “Buzz” Mean? What Does Santorum’s Social “Buzz” Mean?

Today, MSNBC released some findings and stats on the social media buzz surrounding the three remaining GOP presidential candidates. Their analysis of the data indicated that Rick Santorum had the most social “buzz” of the three candidates. Let’s look at …

Google Street View Maps Reef Google Street View Maps Reef

Google Street View is set to take cameras underwater to map Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, in conjunction with The University of Queensland’s Global Change Institute, for a comprehensive study on coral health, dubbed the Catlin Seaview Survey. Also involved are …

Tim Cook Hints At Amazing Apple Products To Come Tim Cook Hints At Amazing Apple Products To Come

Apple CEO Tim Cook addressed a meeting of Apple’s shareholders yesterday, and some of what he had to say offers some interesting hints of things to come. Cook began by noting that this was the first shareholder meeting since the …

Xbox Live Enforcement Says Gamer’s Last Name Is Offensive
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Xbox Live can be a pretty nasty place sometimes, but at least Microsoft keeps the offensive usernames out of the public view. That could be a problem, however, as some names are those offensive terms. Kotaku is reporting that a …

Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City PC Release Date Announced
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Capcom has just announced the PC release date for their upcoming Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City. Patient PC gamers will have to wait almost two months longer than console gamers, as the PC version is set to launch on May …

Proview Files Another Suit Over Apple iPad Proview Files Another Suit Over Apple iPad

Apple is being sued once again by Proview. This time they have filed in California against the technology giant, claiming they believed that were selling the rights of the iPad trademark to an IP developer, not an entity that represents …

Exclusive Interview With The Scientist Using PageRank For Chemistry Exclusive Interview With The Scientist Using PageRank For Chemistry

A couple weeks ago, we reported on Washington State University chemistry professor Aurora Clark, who is applying the Google PageRank concept to water molecules to determine molecular shapes and chemical reactions “without the expense, logistics and occasional danger of lab …

The Truth About Pinterest? The Truth About Pinterest?
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Pinterest is the new “it” thing to have, or, well, be apart of, especially if you’re a regular Internet user. As Mike points out, while the idea may not be necessarily new, the desire to be included as a member …

Medal of Honor Warfighter Announced, Promo Image Revealed
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I’m sure somebody will be happy about this, but EA has announced a sequel to its Medal of Honor reboot. In what may be the most uninspiring title in the already uninspiring pool of military shooter titles, the new Medal …

The Pope Isn’t Giving Up Twitter For Lent, Going To Gulf Shores For Spring Break The Pope Isn’t Giving Up Twitter For Lent, Going To Gulf Shores For Spring Break

Okay, okay – that second part isn’t true. However, if you did put the brakes on your dedicated Twittering for Lent, you may miss out on some sweet Catholic action: the Vatican will be tweeting out themes from the Pope’s …

Google Drive To Support Third Party Apps Google Drive To Support Third Party Apps
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Google’s upcoming cloud device, called Drive, might support applications developed by third parties. Drive might add support for third party apps and will also include a software development kit. Users would be able to open files stored in Google Drive …

Apple Gets 26.6% Piece Of Mobile PC Market Apple Gets 26.6% Piece Of Mobile PC Market
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According to a report from DisplaySearch released yesterday, Cupertino-based Apple now has 26.6% share of the mobile PC market thanks to impressive fourth quarter shipments of iPads and MacBooks. Apple topped number two HP by shipping a total of 23.4 …

Google Gets Into the TV Business Google Gets Into the TV Business

Back in March of 2011, Google announced that it was getting into the broadband business: As part of our overall goal to make the web better for users, last year we announced a new project: to provide a community with …

LG To Unveil Mozilla Phone At Mobile World Congress? LG To Unveil Mozilla Phone At Mobile World Congress?

There are rumors this morning that LG Mozilla may be about to unveil the first smartphone to run Mozilla’s Boot 2 Gecko operating system at the upcoming Mobile World Congress. Citing “a source close to the matter” ExtremeTech says that …