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Dynamic Wind Map Shows Wind Forces in Real Time

Traditional weather maps will show you where storms are headed, what areas have low or high pressure, or what the temperature is in various parts of the country. Some will even show you a snapshot of wind forces as it …

Harry Potter Meets Troy With This Great Art

Have you ever seen something that you swear is a certain thing but everyone else sees it totally different? That is the idea with these newly released images. Using a technique that evokes the Rubin vase illusion, Colombian advertising agency …

Lindsey Vonn Talks Taxes On Facebook
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It’s that time of year – trees blossoming, birds chirping, baseball on TV. Oh, and of course the wonderful ritual of filing taxes. While most Americans have been scrambling to get their 2011 taxes in on time, one high-profile Olympian …

Facebook’s Cost Per Impression Rate up 41% Facebook’s Cost Per Impression Rate up 41%

According to TBG Digital’s Global Facebook Advertising Report, Facebook’s average CPM, (cost per thousand impressions), is up by 41% since Q1, 2011. The study, which was validated by the University of Cambridge, also shows that Facebook saw a 192% increase …

AOL Patterns Online Marketing Strategies After Those Used for TV AOL Patterns Online Marketing Strategies After Those Used for TV

AOL will be partnering with Nielsen Online Campaign Ratings to reach their target audience more efficiently. AOL announced today that it will offer marketers guaranteed audience delivery for online video advertising by implementing Nielsen’s frequency and gross rating point (GRP) …

Jack Dorsey Passed Up On Instagram! Jack Dorsey Passed Up On Instagram!

Twitter co-founder and executive chairman, Jack Dorsey should probably be upset by the resent acquisition of Instagram by his number one rival Facebook. After all, Twitter has always been an easier way to share photos with friends and family via …

Facebook Responds To CISPA Criticism Facebook Responds To CISPA Criticism
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After Demand Progress took Facebook to task over the service’s support of CISPA, through the use of of an online petition, the social media king offered a response to quell the masses. According to their email updates, Demand Progress’ petition …

Crysis 3 Coming 2013, Pre-Order Bonuses Announced
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There was a leak last week that pointed to Crysis 3 coming out next year. That’s now made official with EA and Crytek announcing the sequel this morning for a 2013 launch. For those familiar with the story in the …

iPhone 5: 4 Inch Screen, Battery Upgrade, June Launch? iPhone 5: 4 Inch Screen, Battery Upgrade, June Launch?
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Now that the new iPad’s release has come and gone, the next iPhone – iPhone 5, iPhone 6, “new iPhone” or whatever they call it – is arguably the most anticipated gadget of 2012. Though rumors abound as to what …

Sergey Brin: Hollywood Is Shooting Itself in the Foot Sergey Brin: Hollywood Is Shooting Itself in the Foot
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Google co-founder Sergey Brin spoke with The Guardian over the weekend and offered up his opinions on a series of topics related to the current state of affairs with the internet and the technology world as a whole. Unsurprisingly, Brin …

Sarah Palin: Send Roger Ailes A Copy Of That Movie About Me
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Although she’s not a candidate for the GOP Presidential nomination and by her own account has no plans to pursue the job in 2012 (yet), Sarah Palin still seems to be one focus of the public’s watchful eyes. Whether it’s …

Superhero Art Made From Movie Quotes

Superheros have long been an escape for people who are having tough times. From little kids who are getting picked on to teenagers who wish they were someone else. But they would not be what they are without the words …

Scheduled Maintenance for Playstation Network Today

You may encounter some problems logging onto the Playstation Network today. That is because the company will be doing routine maintenance all day. This means you will not be able to access the Playstation Store, Playstation Home, Account Management or …

Robin Gibb Coma: Bee Gees Singer May Not Have Long To Live
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Bee Gees singer Robin Gibb, who has battled colon and liver cancer over the past several months, is now in a coma, and his serious condition has doctors preparing his friends and family for the worst. The 62-year old contracted …

Microsoft Pushing Touch Ultrabooks For Windows 8 Microsoft Pushing Touch Ultrabooks For Windows 8

Digitimes is reporting that Microsoft is pushing manufacturers of ultrabooks to alter their designs for better use with Windows 8. The new OS will feature the “Metro” user interface, designed with large button icons to be used with touch screens. …

Jennifer Aniston: Is She Really Happy that Brad is Engaged to Angelina?
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Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have finally announced their engagement. One source told the Examiner that Jennifer Aniston is so in love with her current beau, Justin Theroux, that she is grateful that she and Brad went their separate ways …

Groupon Grassroots Announced In Honor Of Earth Day Groupon Grassroots Announced In Honor Of Earth Day

It’s Earth Day which means everybody is going to be talking about conservation and how we can go green a little more this year. One Internet company is using Earth Day to relaunch one of their services with a new …

Amazon Possibly Behind Justice Department e-Book Lawsuit Amazon Possibly Behind Justice Department e-Book Lawsuit
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When the Justice Department filed an antitrust lawsuit against Apple and other major publishers for allegedly banding together to drive up book prices, Amazon was named several times in the 36-page complaint. The company was named so repeatedly, roughly 90 …

Cloud-Based Cuts Company Waste [Inforgraphic] Cloud-Based Cuts Company Waste [Inforgraphic]

Do you feel like you waste a lot of time at working trying to carry out tasks that should be simple by nature? How many hours have you wasted relaying the same information to the same people, continually trying to …

Is Email The Future Of Social Media? Is Email The Future Of Social Media?
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It’s quite interesting that despite all of the social media offerings and new features from social networks that have come out over the last several years, we continue to see not only email continue to thrive as a communication channel, …

Netflix Making Its Cloud Software Open Source Netflix Making Its Cloud Software Open Source

Whether it be for education, help with programming or just out of good will, a lot of companies are now putting their software up as open source. This allows developers to poke and prod at the source code to find …

Does China Have An Internet Kill Switch? Does China Have An Internet Kill Switch?
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Anonymous has been battling China’s Great Firewall for the past two weeks after an initial attack that left many government Web sites defaced with instructions on how to get around said firewall. It’s going to take Anonymous a while to …

CryEngine 3.4.0 Now Available, DX11 Features Expanded CryEngine 3.4.0 Now Available, DX11 Features Expanded

Regardless of what you think of CryTek’s games, you have to admit that their engine, CryEngine 3, makes games look really pretty. While Epic just recently updated their Unreal Engine 3, CryTek has seen fit to fire back with the …

Technology In Traveling: From Trains To Tweets [Infographic] Technology In Traveling: From Trains To Tweets [Infographic]

We all love traveling. There’s something about getting out and seeing the world that reinvigorates us. While traveling is a great stress reliever, setting up a holiday can be a pain. While there has been countless innovations in transportation, there …