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Vegie Head: A Journey to Online Success

It’s no secret that the Internet has created countless opportunities for individuals. Not only has it become a destination hotspot, but it has also become a home for many people to share the passion and build it into a business.

Netflix Political Action Committee a Reality Netflix Political Action Committee a Reality
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Based on federal forms obtained by Politico, Netflix has formed a Political Action Committee (PAC). The PAC is named the Netflix, Inc. PAC and is abbreviated FLIXPAC. The Federal Election Commission papers forming the committee were signed last Tuesday by …

Corporations Supporting CISPA Include Facebook, Microsoft Corporations Supporting CISPA Include Facebook, Microsoft
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Is this how unwanted Internet regulation passes? When enough popular web-based/tech corporations support a bill that’s potentially as damaging as SOPA, causing their legion of followers to accept the inevitable? If so, there’s a really good chance the backlash SOPA …

Stephen Hawking Infographic Explains Why He is So Awesome

Stephen William Hawking has made many notable contributions to science as a physicist in the past year and to celebrate his achievements Onlinephd.org decided to make an infographic that highlights milestones in his life. The graphic revels to its audience …

President Obama’s Facebook Page Flooded By Egyptian Protesters President Obama’s Facebook Page Flooded By Egyptian Protesters
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In the past 24 hours, Egyptians have deluged U.S. President Barack Obama’s Facebook page with comments protesting a recent development in Egypt’s presidential elections. The outpouring of comments comes as a result of Egyptian presidential candidate Hazem Abu Ismail, who …

Google TV Gets First Ever Hackathon Google TV Gets First Ever Hackathon

Google technology thrives off of hacking. No, not that kind of hacking. The kind of hacking that unlocks the full capabilities of the device and explores new ways it can be used. The Google TV has seen a number of …

Bubba Watson Hits “Unbelieveable” Shot, Wins Masters
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33-year old Bubba Watson, arguably golf’s most promising new star, hit an extraordinary curved shot yesterday that led him to the coveted green jacket above Louis Oosthuizen. Oosthuizen started the game with a double eagle–only the 4th in Masters history–and …

Eating and Using Your Smartphone: Fun Facts

As technology evolves so do our routines and rituals. Many people are using their smartphones as part of their dining experience. Think about it: how often are you using your phone either after or before a meal? Do you use …

YouTube Founders Start Magazine Publishing Service YouTube Founders Start Magazine Publishing Service

Steven Chen and Chad Hurley are already starting their next project, Zeen. The YouTube Co-Founders now run AVOS, which was just started last year. It appears they are now attempting to get their feet wet in the Magazine publishing game …

Sony to cut 10,000 Jobs In Turn Around Effort Sony to cut 10,000 Jobs In Turn Around Effort

In an effort to overcome an operating loss of $2.9 billion, Sony has announced that they are cutting 10,000 jobs. This cut amounts to nearly 6% of it’s overall workforce. Japanese stock market the Nikkei said half of the latest …

Netflix Recommendation Algorithm Directs 75% of Viewership Netflix Recommendation Algorithm Directs 75% of Viewership

According to a tech blog post from Netflix, the company’s recommendation engine drives 75% of content viewership for the service. In 2006, the company announced its Netflix Prize, a machine learning and data mining competition regarding movie rating prediction. Netflix …

Anonymous Planning More Attacks On Chinese Web Sites Anonymous Planning More Attacks On Chinese Web Sites
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We reported a few weeks ago on Anonymous starting up a new operation that targeted Chinese government Web sites. They defaced several of the Web sites, leaked databases and provided links to Chinese citizens that would show them how to …

Eadweard J. Muybridge Google Doodle Recalls “The Horse In Motion” Eadweard J. Muybridge Google Doodle Recalls “The Horse In Motion”

Today, Google celebrates the birthday of Eadweard Muybridge, the British photographer who is thought to be one of the most important figures in the beginning of motion pictures. Born April 9th, 1830, today would be he 182nd birthday. Muybridge began …

MusicBeautyLife: Meet Dianna Hampton, YouTube’s Beauty Guru [Exclusive]
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On Friday I interviewed the charming and accomplished Dianna Hampton, winner of YouTube’s Beauty Guru Contest that started in January. We discussed how she thinks her new title will help her achieve her long-term goals. She also shared her passions …

Science Fiction Stacks Up To Real Technology [Infographic] Science Fiction Stacks Up To Real Technology [Infographic]
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One of my favorite genres of fiction is science fiction. It’s fun to see what writers see as being the future of technology. From the original Metropolis to Star Trek to The Fifth Element, mankind has always imagined the next …

Mass Effect 3 Patch Fixes Face Import Error
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One of the most disappointing things about Mass Effect 3, besides the ending, was that Xbox 360 gamers who started with the first game couldn’t import their Shepard into the third game. BioWare promised a fix and that fix is …

Google India Talks Cloud For Businesses Google India Talks Cloud For Businesses

Google India held a conference last week called, “Think Cloud 2012.” It saw 50 CIOs from some of India’s largest companies to learn about the benefits of moving their applications and business to the Cloud. While the conference was held …

Mike Wallace, Famed 60 Minutes Reporter, Passed Away
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Sad news today for the journalism world as Mike Wallace passed away at the age of 93. He will best remembered as one of the toughest men on television as he interviewed crooks and saints alike on 60 Minutes. CBS …

The Internet Or Your Privacy: Which Do You Value More? The Internet Or Your Privacy: Which Do You Value More?
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There’s an old cartoon that came out back in an issue of The New Yorker in 1993, back when the Internet was still damp with amniotic fluid and long before it’d taken its first step, that featured a dog sitting …

Easter Is Second Biggest Holiday For Candy [Infographic]

We here in America eat a lot of candy. We also love any excuse to eat a lot of candy. Easter is one of those excuses with eggs full of jelly beans and chocolate treats. As it turns out, Easter …

Twisted Metal: David Jaffe Shows Off Greenlight Process

Twisted Metal, one of the PlayStation’s first original franchises, finally made its way to the PlayStation 3 in February. People have played the game and are enjoying it to this day. David Jaffe, the game’s director, saw it fit to …

Dark Souls Coming To PC This August

PC gamers get the short end of the stick a lot. That’s not to say that there is a lack of great experiences to be had on the PC, but a lot of great console experiences have never made their …

Should Google Favor Google+ More Or Less In Search Results? Should Google Favor Google+ More Or Less In Search Results?
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In a letter to investors this week, Google CEO Larry Page expressed Google’s goal to create “a beautifully simple experience across Google”. That’s what the company’s controversial privacy policy change is all about. It’s about tying all of Google’s products …

Project Glass Engineer Presentation Makes Google Contact Lenses Seem Likely Project Glass Engineer Presentation Makes Google Contact Lenses Seem Likely
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Remember Solve For X – that Google-hosted event earlier this year, where smart people gathered to discuss technology and solutions for real world problems? One of the presentations was from Babak Parviz. That presentation was about building microystems on the …