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Google Offers Students Summer Jobs In Coding Google Offers Students Summer Jobs In Coding
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As a recent graduate, I think I’m going to miss summer vacation the most. Three months of doing absolutely nothing but playing video games and eating cheez-its was absolute bliss. Turns out some people actually enjoy working during summer and …

Assassin’s Creed 3 Weapons Profiled

A few weeks ago there was a major leak about Assassins Creed 3 and where it was going to take place. Then the trailer and screen shots came. Now since it’s official release press conference the details have been flying …

Netflix Loses Kids Shows Briefly In Canada Netflix Loses Kids Shows Briefly In Canada
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Netflix announced that it has renewed a licensing deal to keep a few key children’ shows in its instant catalog in Canada, after losing them for a few days. I know you missed some of your favorite kids’ characters while …

Watch 130 Episodes of the Simpsons Simultaneously [Video]

Technology can be great. It’s purported to speed up and streamline the stuff we have to do, leaving us with more time to relax and watch our favorite shows. But it also brings us near-instant and almost universal access (if …

Pinterest Changes Terms of Service In A Pro-Consumer Way Pinterest Changes Terms of Service In A Pro-Consumer Way
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Terms of service is one of those things that every social media service has and many users never read. If you do take the time to read them, however, you learn the horrifying truth that most Web sites don’t care …

Google Panda Update Gets Another Refresh, Affecting 1.6% Of Queries Google Panda Update Gets Another Refresh, Affecting 1.6% Of Queries
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Google has pushed out another Panda Update. The company tweeted about it as the weekend got underway, saying that about 1.6% of queries are “noticeably affected”. @googleA GooglerPanda refresh rolling out now. Only ~1.6% of queries noticeably affected. Background on …

Google’s New Ad Technology Perfect For Those HUD Glasses We Heard About Google’s New Ad Technology Perfect For Those HUD Glasses We Heard About

Google has been awarded a new patent that seems to suggest that the company will be rolling out a new advertising strategy wherein the ads that are delivered to you are based on your immediate surroundings. And no, that’s not …

Mad Men’s January Jones Eats Her Own Placenta

January Jones does a wonderful job at making us believe she would never do anything controversial when she inhabits the role of uptight, beautiful blonde Betty Draper on AMC’s “Mad Men“. However, the same can’t be said for her in …

Sean Parker’s Airtime Has 2,000 Users Sean Parker’s Airtime Has 2,000 Users

Airtime, a new video chat service from Napster co-founders Sean Parker and Shawn Fanning, already has about 2,000 monthly users, even though the site has yet to officially launch. Airtime, which is still in a testing phase, has been running …

Internet Explorer 10 Launch Options Expanded For Windows 8 Internet Explorer 10 Launch Options Expanded For Windows 8
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We live in strange times, my friends. The world is said to end on December 21 (spoiler: it’s not), UK is playing UofL in the Final Four and, perhaps strangest of them all, Microsoft is turning Internet Explorer into a …

The Future Of Firefox Mobile The Future Of Firefox Mobile
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Firefox Mobile has been pretty great to me so far, and I’m sure it has been the same for the 8 million plus users who have downloaded it. While it’s not moving from Android anytime soon, it would be good …

GAME Group Administration Appointed, CEO Steps Down GAME Group Administration Appointed, CEO Steps Down

Game Group PLC announced today that PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) would be assuming administration of the company. The company had announced last week that it would be seeking administration. In a statement today, the GAME Group Board of Directors said: “Further to …

AdSense In Your City: New North American Tour Dates Announced AdSense In Your City: New North American Tour Dates Announced

Google announced some new dates for AdSense in Your City across North America. For those unfamiliar with the events, they are a series in which publishers can meet with members of Google’s Inside AdSense team and AdSense experts to learn …

Mad Men, James Cameron, and MTV Cribs

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

Employers Asking For Facebook Passwords Should Be Illegal, Says One Senator Employers Asking For Facebook Passwords Should Be Illegal, Says One Senator
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Should it be illegal for employers to ask prospective employees for their Facebook passwords? One U.S. Senator thinks so. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) says he’s drafting a bill to ban the practice, and that it should be ready “in the …

Woman Sues Apple: $1 Million, Bad Glass Walls! Woman Sues Apple: $1 Million, Bad Glass Walls!
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It may seem like a cruel bit of irony for an 83-year-old women named Paswall who ran into a wall at the Apple retail store in Manhasset, New York. Evelyne Paswall didn’t notice the oversized glass doors standing between her …

The Solar System As Infographic (It’s Huge)

How big is our solar system? The short answer is it’s really, really big. The more technical answer is that it’s at least 50,000 Astronomical Units, or 7.4799 × 10^12 kilometers, or not quite a light-year to the Oort cloud …

TiVo Files New Round Of Patent Lawsuits TiVo Files New Round Of Patent Lawsuits

Just when we thought it was safe to return to the TiVo infested waters, all hell has broken loose again. This time it has TiVo launching a new volley of patent infringement lawsuits against Time Warner and Motorola Mobility. The …

Don Draper’s World vs. The World of 2012

Don Draper lives in a world where you could enjoy a smoke and scotch in your office. A world where a Cadillac Coupe DeVille and sharp fedora was the epitome of class. A world where men were men and women …

Frank Martin: New Coach for South Carolina?

Frank Martin is currently the head coach for Kansas State University’s basketball team, the Wildcats. The straight shooting coach says that he doesn’t play guys who don’t compete or follow his direction. Martin’s New Year’s resolution for 2012 is the …

Renee Graziano: “Mob Wives” Star Betrayed By Husband
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Renee Graziano, one of the stars of the VH1 show “Mob Wives”, is well known by friends, family, and fans of the show to be a drama queen. That’s why previews of the most recent episode didn’t shock many, despite …

Google Data Centers Getting More Energy Efficient Google Data Centers Getting More Energy Efficient

Google put out a blog post today discussing efficiency improvements the company has been making with its data centers, along with the company’s general philosophy around said efficiency. “In the same way that you might examine your electricity bill and …

Microsoft Excel Webinar Makes Data Simple Microsoft Excel Webinar Makes Data Simple
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Do you find yourself struggling while using Microsoft Excel? Is the program just too complicated? Perhaps you just want a refresher course on all the features Excel has to offer? If you find yourself in any of the above scenarios, …

Instant Gratification in America [INFOGRAPHIC]
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In this day and age, information is instantaneous. Any question you have can be answered in just a few short seconds courtesy of Google. Movies, television, and games can be instantly downloaded at your whim. This convenience has made our …