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“Ruby Sparks” Trailer Now Online, From The Directors of “Little Miss Sunshine”

Fox Searchlight Picture’s has released the first trailer for their upcoming quirky romantic comedy “Ruby Sparks”. The film comes from the directors of LIttle Miss Sunshine and has a pretty solid cast: Paul Dano, Zoe Kazan, Steve Coogan, Antonio Banderas, …

Qualcomm Announces Second Quarter Fiscal 2012 Results Qualcomm Announces Second Quarter Fiscal 2012 Results

Qualcomm has just announced record earning per share via their second quarter 2012 fiscal report. Revenue is up 28% year-over-year and came in at just under $5 billion for the quarter. Very impressive! Operating income fell by 2% since last …

Skype Welcomes You Back To Humanity Skype Welcomes You Back To Humanity
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Texting people is easy, isn’t it? It has changed the way we communicate with each other by replacing phone calls with short sentences via text. Skype once changed the way we communicated as well by allowing us to talk to …

YouTube Tops Web Video Rankings YouTube Tops Web Video Rankings

ComScore has just released its latest Video Metrix rankings for March, showing that 181 million unique users in the U.S. watched roughly 37 billion videos online, hosting over 8 billion ads. Google-owned YouTube came in first by a long shot, …

Imgur: iPhone, Android Apps Coming This Fall Imgur: iPhone, Android Apps Coming This Fall
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Imgur is a hugely popular image hosting service, used a great deal to share images on sites like reddit, Twitter, Facebook, Digg and various blogs, forums and message boards (especially reddit). The service has been around since early 2009 and …

Taco Bell Stats Show Just How Much People Love Their Tacos

Update:This one was just too good to be true. Today, apparently, isn’t Taco Bell’s birthday. The exact date of the anniversary is March 21st, which was almost a month ago. Extremely depressing news for everyone, particularly those who continue to …

Prey 2 Not in Development Over Contract Dispute

Yesterday Bethesda announced that Prey 2, the anticipated sequel to the critically acclaimed Prey, was not cancelled, but had been delayed. The delay is indefinite, but we do know that it has been delayed past its original release window of …

Mel Gibson Recorded While Ranting Yet Again: Twitter Reacts
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Actor/director Mel Gibson has certainly not been shy in recent years about speaking his mind, which has gotten him into hot water and all but guaranteed his shunning from Hollywood. In 2006, he was arrested for a D.U.I. and went …

William Shatner Dines With One Millionth Twitter Follower

Good guy William Shatner apparently appreciates the little people. While on tour for his one-man show Shatner’s World, the legendary actor (and sometimes recording artist) treated a South Carolina couple to dinner – just for having the luck of being …

Startup Jobs Finder: Software, IT, Networking [Infographic] Startup Jobs Finder: Software, IT, Networking [Infographic]

No doubt startup jobs are the hot thing right now. In fact, in 2011 startup job posts increased by almost 25%. There were more than 500 executive level job advertised in those posts. Very impressive! So the questing you have …

Sprint Responds To New York Tax Fraud Lawsuit Sprint Responds To New York Tax Fraud Lawsuit

Yesterday we brought you news that the state of New York had filed a $300 million lawsuit against Sprint for tax fraud. The suit alleges that Sprint did not properly collect and pay sales taxes on their wireless access fees. …

EFF Offers Embeddable Congressional Twitter Detector to Combat CISPA EFF Offers Embeddable Congressional Twitter Detector to Combat CISPA

The Electronic Frontier Foundation has been campaigning furiously over the past few days against the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act, better known on the internet as CISPA. The EFF argues that CISPA, which would allow companies to share personal …

Mortal Kombat Vita Gets Live Action Mileena Trailer

A couple of weeks ago we got an awesome live action Mortal Kombat trailer for the soon to be released PS Vota version. Well, today they released a live action Mileena video. It’s not as cool as the first trailer, …

A Brief History of the Space Shuttle Discovery

The space shuttle Discovery arrived at the Smithsonian today after a short flight from Dulles Airport. NASA officially handed over the shuttle to the National Air and Space Museum in a symbolic end to an era of federal funded American …

Hotel Poachers: Criminals Branch Out From Online Banking Hotel Poachers: Criminals Branch Out From Online Banking

According to a new report from The Inquirer, criminals are capitalizing on hotel point of sale (PoS) applications to “siphon off travellers’ credit card details.” This form of theft is achieved by “using a remote access Trojan program to infect …

McDonald’s Employee Faces Up to 20 Years in Prison for Spitting in Drinks
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I may never eat at McDonald’s for the rest of my life. According to The Huffington Post, Marvin Washington, Jr., an employee at a Simpsonville, South Carolina McDonald’s, was arrested for allegedly spitting phlegm and “bodily fluid” into a mother …

American Idol To Air Dick Clark Tribute Tonight

Earlier today American Idol host, Ryan Seacrest, took to Twitter to inform his 6+ million followers that the show is “putting together a tribute for Dick Clark”. This really comes as now surprise, as the two were longtime friends, and …

Google Announces 2012 Policy Fellows Google Announces 2012 Policy Fellows

Pablo Chavez, Director of Public Policy at Google, just

Phil Schiller Quits Instagram Over Android Phil Schiller Quits Instagram Over Android
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When the month of April began, life was still wonderful for lovers of Instagram. The company had not yet been bought by Facebook. More importantly, there was no Android version. When Instagram – one of the iPhone’s most popular photography …

Want A Good Drinking Buddy? Move To The Czech Republic

Anyone need a beer? If you’re reading this from the Czech Republic, there’s a good chance that you don’t need one because you already have one. That’s because they lead the world in annual beer consumption per capita, with a …

Google Releases New AdMob SDK Google Releases New AdMob SDK

We brought a story this morning of a team who is now making $1,000 a day from using Microsoft’s pubCenter. While the story was more indicative of the success one can find on Microsoft’s mobile platform; the other lesson can …

Microsoft Reports Record Third-Quarter Revenue Microsoft Reports Record Third-Quarter Revenue

Microsoft has announced their quarterly revenue for the period ending March 31st. They generated $17.4 Billion, which is a 6% increase year over year and raised operating income 12% to $6.37 billion. Steve Ballmer, chief executive officer at Microsoft commented …

Levon Helm Dies After Extended Battle With Cancer
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Music legend Levon Helm, singer and drummer for The Band, has lost his 14-year battle with throat cancer, leaving behind a wife and daughter as well as a lasting legacy in the music world. Helm grew up on an Arkansas …

Apple Answers to Greenpeace Energy Rating Apple Answers to Greenpeace Energy Rating
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Back in 2011, environmental activist group Greenpeace had urged social network giant Facebook to stop using coal energy to power its servers – and as of late the global organization has been urging Apple Inc., amongst others, to also stay …