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Computer Simulations Further HIV Research

A new research report appearing in the March 2012 issue of the journal Genetics shows why the development of a cure and new treatments for HIV has been so difficult. In the report, an Australian scientist explains how he used …

Anonymous Operating System: Real or Fake? Anonymous Operating System: Real or Fake?
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Active Anonymous twitter accounts are now tweeting that the Anonymous Operating System is a fake. @anonopsAnonOpsThe Anon OS is fake it is wrapped in trojans. RT 12 hours ago via TweetDeck ·  Reply ·  Retweet ·  Favorite · powered by @socialditto The ubuntu based OS has already been …

Amazon Appstore Turns One, Launches Week Of App Deals Amazon Appstore Turns One, Launches Week Of App Deals

Amazon’s Appstore is turning 1 this week, and their celebration involves a week of staggered app deals. Some of the apps that Amazon will discount this week include Tetris, Monopoly, Fruit Ninja, and Jamie Oliver’s 20 Minute Meals. Like I …

Game Of Thrones RPG Gameplay Trailer Surfaces

It was announced last year that Atlus would be publishing an RPG based on the wildly popular book and TV series, Game of Thrones. While the announcement was met with excitement, there was some disappointment that the game would focus …

Nike Black And Tan Sneaker Gets A New Name Nike Black And Tan Sneaker Gets A New Name
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To some, the term “Black and Tan” simply refers to a drink, the result of mixing a pale beer and a dark one. To others, it has a more negative connotation; it’s also the name of a British paramilitary force …

EA’s Origin Is Now Offering SEGA Games

Electronic Arts (EA) Inc. announced yesterday that it has added SEGA to its list of publishing partners offering their games on Origin, EA’s direct-to-consumer online store. And now Total War Shogun 2: Fall of the Samurai is available for pre-order …

Royal Oak: Elderly Woman’s Brutal Slaughter in Home Leads to No Knock List

After the brutal murder of 80 year old Nancy Daily, the City of Royal Oak may generate a no knock list to keep solicitors from approaching residences. Nancy was allegedly murdered on November 20th by two parolees, Tonia Watson (40) …

New iPad: No FaceTime Over 4G LTE New iPad: No FaceTime Over 4G LTE
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The ever-expanding 4G LTE networks run by Verizon and AT&T offer enormous advantages to those whose devices are 4G-capable. On a good day, a 4G connection is comparable to your home wi-fi network in terms of speed. To the delight …

Message Beamed Through Solid Rock Using Neutrinos

Especially when used with the new light technology we reported on here recently, this could be a huge sea change for communications. A group of scientists led by researchers from the University of Rochester and North Carolina State University have …

SXSW’s Homeless Hotspots Draw Jon Stewart’s Ire SXSW’s Homeless Hotspots Draw Jon Stewart’s Ire
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You might have heard about a recent “experiment” that took place at this year’s SXSW festival, as it sparked quite the controversy earlier this week. A marketing company called BBH Labs launched what they called a “charitable innovation experiment,” that …

Modern Warfare 3 DLC Gets PS3 Release Date

A very astute viewer of Roll Call on Elite TV noticed that during episode 11, near the end of the video announcing the DLC expansion pack Overwatch for the Xbox 360, there was text at the bottom of the screen …

Wasteland 2 Raises $900K In Two Days

We reported earlier this week that Brian Fargo of InXile Entertainment was attempting to revive the classic Wasteland franchise. He had shipped the idea around to publisher with no avail. Upon finding the success that Double Fine had with Kickstarter, …

March Madness: Top Selling College Basketball Jerseys

Yes, the opening round games are considered the start of the college basketball tournament, but the real fun starts tomorrow at 12:15 EST. This is when the field of 64 begins their collective run at a National Championship. With that …

“Yellow Light” Traffic Fatalities Studied
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Hundreds of lives are being lost each year in the United States because of mistakes made in what engineers call the “dilemma zone” – that area before a stoplight intersection where the traffic light turns yellow and the driver isn’t …

Canadian Bill C-11 Committee Review Concluded Canadian Bill C-11 Committee Review Concluded

A special legislative committee of the Canadian Parliament concluded it’s clause-by-clase review of Bill C-11 Tuesday, and now the bill heads to the House of Commons for a third reading. In total, eight government-sponsored amendments were added to the bill. …

Angry Dad Steps Over The line With Daughter’s Coach
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Shelly S. Miller, father of a St. Stanislaus School girls basketball player stepped way over the line for punching his daughter’s assistant basketball coach, Jeffrey Yackus. The Michigan City Dad lost his cool when he found out his daughter and …

Google Earth 6.2 For Android & iOS Launched Google Earth 6.2 For Android & iOS Launched
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The world is what you make of it, Google Earthers, and now you can take it with you. With the launch of Google Earth 6.2 for Android and iOS devices announced today, Google has integrated customized maps into the update …

Poolmageddon: Trial Lawyers Might Get $45 Million Back from Obama Administration Poolmageddon: Trial Lawyers Might Get $45 Million Back from Obama Administration
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Eric Holder is one of the leaders of President Obama’s Department of Justice (DOJ) and he has been issuing “guidelines” that businesses must follow to comply with a multitude of the nation’s civil rights laws. Holder has been proactive about …

Interview: More Than 50% of Site Traffic May Be Hackers or Spammers Interview: More Than 50% of Site Traffic May Be Hackers or Spammers
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How secure is your website? It’s a scary thought when you think about it, especially given all the attacks that have risen up in recent years. Last year, well-known websites such as Sony, Epsilon, and even government sites were hacked.

iPhone 4S Does Not Infringe Samsung Patents, Dutch Court Rules iPhone 4S Does Not Infringe Samsung Patents, Dutch Court Rules
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Apple’s iPhone 4S does not violate Samsung’s patents due to Samsung’s persistent refusal to licence them to Apple under Fair, Reasonable, and Non-Discriminatory (FRAND) terms, according to a ruling by a court in The Hague, Netherlands today. Samsung had accused …

Politico Asks: Are Voters Stupid?

Yesterday Politico hosted their live-stream election show and featured a story about how some voters might be confusing opinion for facts, rendering their decision making abilities somewhat anemic or as they put it “stupid”. Essentially the article titled, ‘Are Voters …

Rush Limbaugh’s Rights Defended By Window Cleaner
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A residential window cleaning company in Knoxville, Tennessee has bought its first radio ad in over ten years of business. In it they talked very little about their service and spent most of the ad defending what they saw as …

Police Tweet That Missing Girl Is Safe Before Telling Mom

Everybody and their grandma is using social media these days; it seems most of us can’t go a full hour without checking our Facebook pages or our Twitter accounts, and with the popularity of smart phones, we can do it …

Facebook Events Getting New Features Facebook Events Getting New Features

Do you use Facebook Events to plan your birthday party or that ill advised sweater party from last year that nobody came to even though you invited everybody on your friends list? If so, there are some changes coming that …