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CES 2012: Razer Has Won The Tablet War
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Tablets can play games, sure, but this tablet can really play games. Razer announced during CES Project Fiona, a gaming tablet that is more akin to a gaming PC. The device itself looks really weird at first. It’s a tablet …

Google Flu Trends Helps Hospitals Accurately Predict Influenza Cases Google Flu Trends Helps Hospitals Accurately Predict Influenza Cases

A new study from John Hopkins University shows that Google’s influenza oracle, Flu Trends, turns out to be a reliable way for hospitals to anticipate outbreaks or “seasons” of patients sick with the flu, possibly more reliable than using “outdated” …

CES 2012: THX Media Director Makes Watching Movies Easier CES 2012: THX Media Director Makes Watching Movies Easier

THX is showing off a new technology at CES today. THX Media Director is a feature that is already integrated into a variety of home entertainment devices – TVs, Blu-ray players, and more. The purpose of THX Media Director is …

Ustream Videos Had Over 2 Billion Views In 2011 [Infographic] Ustream Videos Had Over 2 Billion Views In 2011 [Infographic]

Online streaming video solution Ustream has put out an infographic showcasing some stats on usage of its service, including 2 billion views for 2011. Others of note: 51 million viewers per month globally, and 49 million hours of video viewed …

Mass Suicide At Foxconn Barely Avoided Mass Suicide At Foxconn Barely Avoided
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Foxconn, the Chinese manufacturer of Apple products and game consoles, has had a rough time with worker suicides and reports of bad employee treatment. Well, it just got worse. Kotaku is reporting that on January 2, over 300 employees at …

Anderson Cooper & The Shakeweight, Hand Dancing, and This Isn’t Mario Kart Anderson Cooper & The Shakeweight, Hand Dancing, and This Isn’t Mario Kart

A viral video is one that becomes popular through the process of Internet sharing, via social media, sharing sites, or good ‘ole email. Everyday we highlight some of the best that are currently viral and some that are trending that …

BCS Championship Enjoys Large Online Audience BCS Championship Enjoys Large Online Audience

While the early reports of last night’s BCS Championship Game ratings were delivered with a certain kind of spin — that is, the lowest they’ve been in some time — the folks at ESPN’s press center are offering lessons on …

Due To Skype, Your International Calls Will Not Be Completed As Dialed Due To Skype, Your International Calls Will Not Be Completed As Dialed
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In the very near future it looks like we’ll be adding the international phone call to the List of Inglorious Obsolescence currently populated by Crystal Pepsi, privacy, MC Hammer pants, and crank-start automobiles. Due to the increased “cross-border traffic” of …

Comcast Brings TV To Your iPad With AnyPlay Comcast Brings TV To Your iPad With AnyPlay

The array of options for streaming content to tablets like the iPad or its Android competitors is vast and seems to be growing all the time. Services like Netflix, Hulu, and a host of others allow users to watch all …

Diablo III Kind Of Announced For Consoles

Diablo III may be, once and for all, coming to consoles. Cue gasps from the PC community. Now, I’m going to file this one under all but confirmed because it’s not actually confirmed yet, but a fan on twitter asked …

Wolfram Proposes .data TLD Wolfram Proposes .data TLD
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Stephen Wolfram, the scientist behind Mathematica and Wolfram Alpha, says he’s been involved with the worldwide data community in coordinating the creation of a .data top-level Internet domain, which would highlight the exposure of data across the Internet, “and providing …

Tim Tebow’s Fire Burns In Us All Tim Tebow’s Fire Burns In Us All
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Back in the 1980s, a group known as “the Brat Pack” were right in the middle of some of Hollywood’s finer moments, including such gems as The Breakfast Club and St Elmo’s Fire. The group consisted of a who’s who …

The Daily Comes To Android, Starting With Samsung Galaxy Tab The Daily Comes To Android, Starting With Samsung Galaxy Tab
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The Daily, the News Corp. publication originally launched as an experimental news app for the iPad, is now moving beyond the iPad and into Android territory. The publication announced that it will come pre-loaded on the Android-powered Samsung Galaxy Tab …

CES 2012: Mercedes Debuting New Line Of Smart Cars CES 2012: Mercedes Debuting New Line Of Smart Cars
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The one thing that was not expected at CES this year was the emergence of the smart car. Mercedes-Benz USA is introducing and launching mbrace2 today. The service provides drivers top-of-the-line features related to safety, infotainment, personal assistance and vehicle …

Play Your World With Google Maps: Coming To Google+ Play Your World With Google Maps: Coming To Google+

Google has uploaded a new video to its YouTube channel that previews a game coming to Google+ called Play Your World with Google Maps. There’s not a whole lot of info about the game that I can see, beyond its …

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 DLC Content Season Kick-Off 2012
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Modern Warfare 3 was the top-selling game of 2011 which could leave the publisher, Activision, and developer, Infinity Ward, with gleaming smiles and a pay out worth resting on. Or they could put together one of the most ambitious downloadable …

CES 2012: Google Maps Indoors Of Las Vegas Hotels CES 2012: Google Maps Indoors Of Las Vegas Hotels

If maps were money then Google would be makin’ it rain this year at CES: Vegas Edition. Let’s recap: first they rolled out the Google Maps function to provide indoor floor plans for assorted airports and shopping centers. Then they …

CES 2012: Victorinox Unveils 1 TB Swiss Army Knife CES 2012: Victorinox Unveils 1 TB Swiss Army Knife

Victorninox has been including USB thumb drives in certain models of their famed Swiss Army knives for several years now. At this year’s CES, though, they’ve really raised the bar. All the way to 1 terabyte. Today at CES they’ve …

Reddit Co-Founder To Testify At Upcoming SOPA Hearing Reddit Co-Founder To Testify At Upcoming SOPA Hearing
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Alexis Ohanian, co-founder of Reddit, has been asked to speak at the upcoming hearing concerning SOPA and PIPA, everybody’s favorite Internet acronyms; for the moment, anyway. Apparently, the U.S. House Oversight & Government Reform Committee wants to hear from the …

The End Of The World Is Now Scheduled On Facebook The End Of The World Is Now Scheduled On Facebook
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We’re really going to have to hear about this whole Mayan calendar apocalypse all year, aren’t we? Sigh. Well, whether you’re of the can’t-beat’em-so-join’em group or if you actually expect/hope the world to end this year, some prophetic Facebook users …

CES 2012: Sensics SmartGoggles Take 3D To A Whole New Level CES 2012: Sensics SmartGoggles Take 3D To A Whole New Level
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Today at CES Sensics unveiled their new Natalia SmartGoggles. These remarkable goggles offer users a fully immersive 3D gaming experience. They sport dual OLED displays, a sensors to detect head position and acceleration, and first-person tracking of the wearer’s hand …

Tumblr Ups Animated GIF Size Limit Tumblr Ups Animated GIF Size Limit

If you use Tumblr, you’re probably either accustomed to seeing plenty of animated GIFs cycle through your feed, or are putting them in your own posts. They’re pretty popular on the service. That’s probably why Tumblr, via its staff blog, …

Sony Keeps Video Recorders Relevant At CES Sony Keeps Video Recorders Relevant At CES

Sony wants to everybody to get a little bloggie with their new camera. Sony at CES announced the new Wi-Fi enabled Bloggie Live HD Camera. The device is significant because it is integrated with Skype’s Qik Video service. The Bloggie …

Lamar Smith Offers Further SOPA Clarification Lamar Smith Offers Further SOPA Clarification
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What do you do when it seems like the entire world is against something you are trying to accomplish? Do you ignore the criticisms and soldier onward? Do you consider the criticism and its potential validity? Or do you ignore …