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Arsenio Hall Bests Clay Aiken on Celebrity Apprentice: Twitter Reacts
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Arsenio Hall, the 56 year-old comedian and former 90’s talk show host, has beaten “American Idol” runner-up Clay Aiken on this season’s installment of “Celebrity Apprentice”. Aiken, who was hoping to cast off the annoying, ever-present “second best” title by …

Paralyzed Woman Drinks Coffee Using a Robotic Arm Paralyzed Woman Drinks Coffee Using a Robotic Arm

If you’ve watched the national news in the past few days, you’ve probably already heard this story. It is still amazing, every time we see it. In a breakthrough procedure, a woman has been given the ability to control a …

Google Suggests Closing Old Listings In Places When Changing Addresses Google Suggests Closing Old Listings In Places When Changing Addresses

SEO Barry Scwhartz blogged about moving to a new office, saying that Google suggested he close his listing and open a new one. However, in doing that, there’s no guarantee that he would retain any reviews that had ben posted. …

Kinect For Windows SDK 1.5 Released Kinect For Windows SDK 1.5 Released

Kinect for Windows has been one of the coolest projects that Microsoft is personally involved with. Windows applications being built using Kinect continually impress me more so than any games that use Kinect on the Xbox 360. It speaks to …

iPhone 5 Rumor: Redesigned iPhone Will Closely Resemble iPad iPhone 5 Rumor: Redesigned iPhone Will Closely Resemble iPad
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Last week we brought you all sorts of news about Apple’s upcoming iPhone. Reports were coming fast and furious from major news agencies that the iPhone 5 (or, more likely, “new iPhone”) would be getting a major redesign, the main …

Fracking: What Is It, And Why Is It So Controversial?
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There’s a lot of talk in the news lately about the practice of “fracking“…and before you ask, no, I’m not talking about an expletive from Battlestar Galactica. The process of fracking (which is short for hydraulic fracturing) involves unearthing shale …

The First ‘Games of Thrones’ Social Game Comes to Facebook

Boston based developer Disrupter Beam has announced Game of Thrones Ascent for Facebook. Set in Westeros, the players will be able to swear alliance to a particular house from the beginning. They then develop their lands and reputation, Forge alliances …

Teachers Pay Teachers Allows Educators to Sell Lesson Plans Online Teachers Pay Teachers Allows Educators to Sell Lesson Plans Online
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Having trouble coming up with a lesson plan for your Language Arts class this semester? Wouldn’t it be nice if there was a website where you could purchase and download such materials at your leisure? Teachers Pay Teachers, a company …

Who’s Holding All The Facebook Shares? Who’s Holding All The Facebook Shares?

Interested in Facebook stock? You are not alone. Despite some technical difficulty and lower than expected trading on their IPO launch date, Facebook is still one the hottest stocks being traded on the Nasdaq today. As many could have guessed, …

Google Science Fair Finalists Announced – Prepare to Feel Humbled Google Science Fair Finalists Announced – Prepare to Feel Humbled

The pool of entrants to Google’s 2012 Science Fair has been winnowed down to 90 insanely brilliant finalists from different regions around the world. Winners from each of the three age divisions will compete for the Grand Prize of a …

You Should Use Pinterest, According to Bing You Should Use Pinterest, According to Bing
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Bing’s Duane Forrester, who for all intents and purposes, is the search engine’s counterpart to Google’s Matt Cutts (they sometimes speak together at conferences), posted to the Bing Blog over the weekend, to give some advice on recovering from Google’s …

Companies Align to Build CableWifi Network Companies Align to Build CableWifi Network

Bright House Networks, Cablevision, Comcast, Cox Communications and Time Warner Cable are teaming up to combine their wifi networks to create roughly 50,000 new wireless hotspots. The companies are calling the new partnered network “CableWiFi,” and was first installed in …

Samsung’s S-Voice Leaked Onto the Web Samsung’s S-Voice Leaked Onto the Web

When the new version of Flipboard was leaked from a preview version of the upcomming Samsung Galaxy S III, the members of the XDA Developers forums were excited, but wondered why Samsung’s exclusive S-Voice software hadn’t been leaked as well. …

Kristen Wiig Leaving SNL: Twitter Reacts
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Saturday Night Live and “Bridesmaids” star Kristen Wiig got quite a send-off this weekend as she said goodbye to her castmates after seven seasons. Wiig has been a driving force behind the sketch comedy show for several years now, creating …

Apple CFO Peter Oppenheimer Sends Letter To New Campus’s Neighbors Apple CFO Peter Oppenheimer Sends Letter To New Campus’s Neighbors
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People living near the area that will soon become Apple’s new campus have begun receiving information from the company about the “Campus 2″ project. The letter includes some pictures of the new campus, along with information about how it will …

DC Superheroes Promote Tourism With New Posters
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Ever wondered what your favorite super heroes do when they are in costume but not saving the world? Do they only hang out in the Hall of Justice? Seems king of weird to have a bunch of people in tights …

Several Thousand Pounds of Pot Confiscated Off the California Coast
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Although this story may sound like the plotline from an unproduced Cheech & Chong flick, it is apparently the real deal. According to MSNBC, authorities in California recently hauled in nearly 8,000 pounds of marijuana that was simply floating around …

Google Penguin Update Recovery Advice From Bing Google Penguin Update Recovery Advice From Bing
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Duane Forrester (often thought of as Bing’s Matt Cutts) has offered some tips for recovering from Google’s Penguin and Panda updates, or at least avoiding getting hit by them. While he never mentions “Google” in the post, the post is …

Verizon to Raise FiOS Rates Verizon to Raise FiOS Rates

It was recently reported that Verizon will be ending tiered data plans, and to further upset its customer base, it will likewise be raising it’s FiOS bundled internet access, telephone and television service rates. Verizon CFO Fran Shammo states, “Look, …

Most Teen Girls Don’t Tell Parents When Facebook Creeps Chat Them Up Most Teen Girls Don’t Tell Parents When Facebook Creeps Chat Them Up
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If you’re fortunate enough to have already gotten your awkward and formative teenage years out of the way, count your lucky stars because teenagers are all but being sucked down into the third level of internet hell these days. A …

Scott Thompson Steps Down From F5 and Splunk Inc. Scott Thompson Steps Down From F5 and Splunk Inc.

Scott Thompson’s not so subtle departure from Yahoo left some wondering if he in fact, does have health problems or just fabricated a clever excuse to sidestep allegations that he intentionally perpetuated the myth that he held a bachelors degree …

Aliens: Colonial Marines Delayed To February 2013

It was so sad to see BioShock Infinite delayed to February of next year. I was scared that Irrational’s high-flying game would be all alone in the winter month with nobody to comfort it. It’s good news then that the …

Who is Billionaire Bride Priscilla Chan?
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Not much is known about the billionaire bride of Mark Zuckerberg. But there is one place you can always find information on the people you are stalking *cough*, interested in – Facebook. Here are the pertinent facts of the recent …

Chrome Overtakes IE as the World’s Most Used Browser Chrome Overtakes IE as the World’s Most Used Browser

The dethroning of Internet Explorer has been a long time coming. For years Microsoft’s browser sat at the top of the browser heap, stagnating and becoming bloated. First Netscape, and the Mozilla tried to take Internet Explorer down with good …