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NASA Discovers Alien Interstellar Material NASA Discovers Alien Interstellar Material

Star Trek fans will be excited to know that a spacecraft 200,000 miles above the Earth has discovered some material outside of our solar system. NASA’s Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) observed what scientists are calling interstellar material. What was actually …

Neil Young Equates Piracy To Radio Neil Young Equates Piracy To Radio
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Rovio boss Mikael Hed said that piracy equals exposure. Music legend Neil Young couldn’t agree more. At the Dive Into Media conference today, Neil Young spoke on music piracy and music quality. He detailed his solution to audio quality and …

Amazon Q4 Earnings Report Released, Net Income Plummets, Kindle Unit Sales Up 177% Amazon Q4 Earnings Report Released, Net Income Plummets, Kindle Unit Sales Up 177%

Amazon just released its earnings report for the fourth quarter. This includes an increase in net sales of 35% to $17.43 billion. Still, net income decreased 58% to $177 million for the quarter. Kindle unit sales (including Kindles and Kindle …

Viral Video: Mitt Romney Sings! Viral Video: Mitt Romney Sings!

On the campaign trail in Florida leading up to today’s primary, Mitt Romney let loose with some… actually pretty good singing. He led the crowd in a verse of “America, the Beautiful” at a campaign stop in The Villages, FL. …

Is 3D Gaming Already Dead In America?
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I remember when the Nintendo 3DS was about to arrive around this time last year and several of my gamer friends were talking about its arrival like it was going to be an all-you-can-eat buffet of awesome, all day and …

Foxconn Building 5 Brazilian Factories For Apple Products Foxconn Building 5 Brazilian Factories For Apple Products
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At the end of last week we brought you news that the government of Brazil had approved tax incentives that would encourage Foxconn’s production of iPads in that country. Now it seems that the company is planning to build 5 …

1.25 Billion Super Bowl Wings Expected To Be Consumed During The Game 1.25 Billion Super Bowl Wings Expected To Be Consumed During The Game

The Super Bowl is expeditiously approaching and with the date comes, of course, great football, but also great food. The foods of the big game have long been a staple of the day and this year is absolutely no different. …

Unruly Media (Of Google Paid Link Fiasco Fame) Aims To Avoid Similar Fiascos Unruly Media (Of Google Paid Link Fiasco Fame) Aims To Avoid Similar Fiascos
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Early this month, Google was caught up in some controversy related to paid linking. It’s funny how the Internet works. That seems like such a long time ago, and so many Google controversies ago. Since then, Google has sparked heated …

Facebook And Twitter Could Be Good For Your Brain Facebook And Twitter Could Be Good For Your Brain

Recent research by social psychologists suggests that a large and complex virtual social network (such as can exist on Facebook), combined with real face to face social interaction, creates and maintains a healthier brain. Bickart et al. have discovered that …

The Avengers Super Bowl Teaser Is One Intense 10 Seconds [VIDEO] The Avengers Super Bowl Teaser Is One Intense 10 Seconds [VIDEO]

The Marvel Youtube channel has just posted a teaser clip from the Super Bowl spot for The Avengers, the Joss Whedon-helmed super superhero movie that’s sure to be one of the biggest hits of the summer. It’s only a 10-second …

FCC Providing Broadband To Poor Families Through Lifeline FCC Providing Broadband To Poor Families Through Lifeline
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The FCC is reforming and modernizing their Lifeline program that provides telephone service to poor families across the nation. On their Web site today, the FCC detailed the planned changes to the Lifeline program. For those unaware, the Lifeline program …

Facebook Timeline Photos Get Funny Facebook Timeline Photos Get Funny
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Facebook users are getting used to the new Timeline rollout. Some are even taking advantage of the Cover and Profile picture layout positions for fun effect. The Cover photo is the wide, banner-style photo at the top. The Profile picture …

Google Reigns As Search Ad Spending Increases Google Reigns As Search Ad Spending Increases

With elections in the United States and the Summer Olympic Games across the Atlantic pond in London this year, U.S. ad spending is expected to continue a strong growth throughout 2012, according to eMarketer. The digital marketing analysis firm estimates …

Lexus Releases Its First-Ever Super Bowl Ad Early Lexus Releases Its First-Ever Super Bowl Ad Early

Waiting until the Super Bowl to release your company’s Super Bowl ad is, apparently, so last year. Several companies have released their ads early. The latest company to jump on this peculiar bandwagon is Lexus. The company has released their …

Brain-Like Computer Circuit On The Horizon Brain-Like Computer Circuit On The Horizon

A 37 year old theory is coming to reality for developers at Hewlett-Packard. A memory circuit capable of remembering past patterns of data and how they were collected is on the horizon. It will feature low energy usage and fast …

Mitt Romney To Win Florida If We Go By Site Traffic

At this point, political pundits seems to think that the Florida Primary race is too close to call. The common belief is that either Mitt Romney or Newt Gingrich will come in first, with Paul and Santorum somewhere behind that. …

Hotmail Gets Deal Ads Instead Of Old School Display Ads Hotmail Gets Deal Ads Instead Of Old School Display Ads

The deals services of today are essentially glorified email marketing. Groupon gets credit for turning the concept in to a huge mainstream trend, and deals are certainly accessible in other ways, but all in all, it’s still email marketing. As …

Twitter Responds to Newt’s Robocalls Twitter Responds to Newt’s Robocalls

In some last-minute robocalls in Florida, Newt Gingrich accused Mitt Romney of de-funding kosher meals for Jewish senior citizen Holocaust survivors in rest homes. Twitter is ablaze with reactions: Just got my first positive Newt robocall of the day…..they are …

Implant Allows Woman to Hear After 29 Years Implant Allows Woman to Hear After 29 Years
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Sarah Churman of Texas has been severely hearing deficient since the day she was born. She couldn’t hear anything except maybe a chainsaw buzzing close to her ears. After 29 years of lip reading she was presented with another option. …

Fake Halo 4 Beta Earns Microsoft’s Ire
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Some things in life are just too good to be true. A Halo 4 beta is one of those things. There was a certain Web site going around that claims to offer access to the Halo 4 beta. Let’s just …

Florida Primary Election Tech: Gingrich Robocall Aimed At Jews Florida Primary Election Tech: Gingrich Robocall Aimed At Jews
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As the GOP primary race in Florida comes to a head today, Mitt Romney has a decisive lead in all polls. The Gingrich Campaign has sponsored robocalls to Florida’s Jewish senior citizens that are specifically aimed at turning the Jewish …

Flying People Weird Out New York City [VIDEO] Flying People Weird Out New York City [VIDEO]
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Admit it: if you saw what appeared to be people – as in, real human people – flying in the sky without the aid of jets or parachutes or any other assisting apparatus, you’d probably pass out into a puddle …

Google Offers Adds More Deals For Five Cities Google Offers Adds More Deals For Five Cities

Google announced today that Google Offers users will gain access to an expanded amount of daily deals in five markets. The expanded offerings are already available in New York and San Francisco. Now, Boston, Chicago, Long Beach, LA and Washington …

Florida Primary: Results, On The Ground Reporting Available From Google Politics & Elections
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As the results from Tuesday’s Florida GOP primary roll in, you can see how they break down county by county via Google’s Politics & Elections dashboard. Earlier this month, Google unveiled Politics & Elections as a way to group all …