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Pi Day Sweeps The Internet: Anybody Hungry For Math?

On behalf of math geeks, science lovers, and purveyors of questionable “holidays” everywhere, I’d like to wish everyone a Happy Pi Day. Pi Day is celebrated once a year, on March 14th, as the date aligns with the first few …

President Obama Picks UNC Tar Heels In 2012 NCAA Tournament

It’s nice to know that even the Oval Office is taking part in this year’s NCAA college basketball tournaments with an office pool of their own. Our President, Barack Obama has taken the time to fill his brackets out and …

Cancer Drug Shows Promise for Alzheimer’s Cancer Drug Shows Promise for Alzheimer’s

A cancer drug has shown promise in being effective in improving memory when administered to older mice with Alzheimer’s disease, according to scientists at the University of Pennsylvania. The drug in question – epothilone, or EpoD, has also shown to …

Study: The High Cost of Gasoline Study: The High Cost of Gasoline

How many times have you personally made the choice to not go on a trip or made dinner plans around how much gas you are going to spend in the process. You have probably heard this and said it your …

Where We’re Going We Don’t Need Eyes!

Bad news for the corporations who have begun colonizing Mars. Researchers from The University of Texas Medical School in Houston have been doing some tests on people who have spent extended periods of time in space and their finding are …

Russia Is Sending A Man To The Moon Russia Is Sending A Man To The Moon

Russia is sending a man to the moon after it has been fairly non-existent in the space program. They have taken a back seat ever since the United States sent a man to the moon in July of 1969. When …

Lizzie Borden Trial Lawyer’s Journals Recently Discovered Lizzie Borden Trial Lawyer’s Journals Recently Discovered
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Did you ever learn this ditty when you were a kid? Lizzie Borden took an ax, And gave her mother forty whacks; When she saw what she had done She gave her father forty-one. It’s a grim rhyme, no? In …

BioShock Infinite Details Second Heavy Hitter: The Handyman

Irrational Games began detailing their Big Daddy-like enemies for BioShock Infinite last week with the Robotic George Washington. They promised a new reveal every week for these intimidating foes and they have delivered again this week. The second Heavy Hitter …

Cadbury Makes a Scrumdiddlyumptious Chocolate Cake that Looks Just Like Their Google+ Page

Cadbury UK loves their Google+ page so much that they made chocolate bars for the page’s co-founders and a chocolate cake that looks just like the Google+ page. The cake is so ornate that you would think the Cake Boss …

Encyclopedia Britannica to Stop Printing After 244 Years Encyclopedia Britannica to Stop Printing After 244 Years
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Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451 depicts a future world in which books are no longer published, and where members of society instead receive their information in rooms with screens for walls, or falling asleep at night with little seashell radios in …

AT&T Threatens Man Who Won Small Claims Lawsuit AT&T Threatens Man Who Won Small Claims Lawsuit
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Late last month we brought you the story of Matt Spaccarelli, the iPhone user who sued AT&T in small claims court for throttling his “unlimited” data connection after around 2GB of data use (which, for the record, is less data …

Homeless Hotspots: Is It Dehumanizing? Homeless Hotspots: Is It Dehumanizing?
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In a time when everything has an app–when just about every company worth knowing about is mobile and everyone uses some form of social media–some would say digital services are their first priority. But should that priority come at the …

March Madness Gets Started With Comeback Bangs

Just like Greg Anthony has been saying in those commercials of his, it’s not called “March Monotony,” it’s called “March Madness,” and after last night’s “no lead is safe” games, the tagline is proving to be quite prophetic. March Madness …

Sony Announces Alpha a57 DSLR Sony Announces Alpha a57 DSLR

Sony has recently announced that it will be replacing its mid-range Alpha a55 with the new a57 model, that will hit stores in April. Sony seeks to compete more effectively with other mid-range level DSLR’s, including the Nikon D5100 and …

Businesses Should Bet On Low Productivity Around March Madness Businesses Should Bet On Low Productivity Around March Madness

I’m betting that if business owners check their numbers at the beginning of April, they’ll probably find their productivity levels may have slipped a bit in March. Before managers start worrying about the market or anything else business-related, the answer …

UK Paper Uses Call of Duty Graphic In Story About Real-Life Military Operation UK Paper Uses Call of Duty Graphic In Story About Real-Life Military Operation

People are up in arms about the use of a video game character graphic in a serious news story about a failed military operation. On Sunday, the UK paper The Sunday Times ran a piece called “Hostage tragedy of ‘mission …

Earthquake Hits Japan, Causes Minor Tsunami
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A 6.8 magnitude earthquake rocked northeastern Japan today, causing the Japanese Meteorological Agency to issue a tsunami warning. It struck about 170 miles off the east coast. A spokesman for Tohoku Electric Power, which operates two nuclear power plants in …

App Economy Creating Jobs And Making Bank App Economy Creating Jobs And Making Bank

Chances are you have a smartphone and on that smartphone, you use apps to make your life easier. When you buy an app or make in-app purchases with free apps, you are contributing to one of the fastest growing businesses …

Harvard Red Meat Study Says Go Nuts!
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A new study conducted by The Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) shows that red meats kill you 20% faster than other proteins. Meat which is high in nitrates like hot dogs, lunch meat, and bacon have the worst effect. …

Lindsay Lohan Involved in Hit and Run

Actress Lindsay Lohan has been involved in a hit and run accident last night, TMZ is reporting. While being hounded by paparazzi outside of a club last night, Lindsay pulled out of the parking lot of the Hookah Lounge, striking …

Crimes Committed Against Journalists in Mexico May Be Federalized Crimes Committed Against Journalists in Mexico May Be Federalized

The Mexican senate approved constitutional changes on Tuesday that make any attack on a journalist and media workers a federal crime. Any crime carried out against these types of professionals will be investigated by the central government’s attorney general. In …

South Park Returns Tonight! [Video] South Park Returns Tonight! [Video]

After a 4 month wait, the Comedy Central show “South Park” is back! The adventures of Stan, Kyle, Cartman, Kenny, Butters, and Randy continue in what is consistently the funniest, most “real” show on TV. Here is the press release …

CO2 Might Make You Fat

Danish researchers have recently announced a new theory as to why people all over the world are getting fatter – rising carbon dioxide levels are causing weight gain. (image) The study began years ago, when Danish post-doctoral researcher Lars-Georg Hersoug …

Toshiba Launches Crazy Fast 95MB/s SDHC Memory Card Toshiba Launches Crazy Fast 95MB/s SDHC Memory Card

Toshiba’s launching a new model of high performance SDHC memory cards that the company says has the “world’s fastest transfer rates.” The new line of cards will be shipped under a new brand name, Exceria, which Toshiba explains as a …