Quantcast
Firefox Nightly Making Small Changes To Site-Identity Firefox Nightly Making Small Changes To Site-Identity
· 3

You know how Firefox adds that little favicon site-identifier in the address bar? Firefox is about to make some changes to that to make Web sites more secure for users. Jared Wein, a software engineer at Mozilla, announced on his …

Enormous Golden Orb Spider Devouring A Snake Is A Giant Dose of NOPE

Australia, you simply scare the sh*t out of me. Seriously, every time I see some freakishly terrifying creature pop up on the interwebs, it’s from down under. I know this is at least minus 2 man points, but Australia’s reputation …

Natalee Holloway Suspect To Be Extradited To U.S.
· 170

Joran Van Der Sloot, the prime suspect in the disappearance of American Natalee Holloway in Aruba in 2005, will soon be extradited to the U.S. to face charges of extortion. He is currently in Peru serving 28 years for the …

Chelsea Handler Isn’t a Big Fan of Angelina Jolie: Twitter Reacts
· 9

When you’re tight with Chelsea Handler, at least you know she’s going to have your back should things get a little dicey. You may or may not be aware of the fact that Handler and Jennifer Anniston are pretty close …

Should We Limit A Soldier’s Access To Social Media? Should We Limit A Soldier’s Access To Social Media?

United States Army Staff Sgt. Christopher Brown lost his life in Afghanistan earlier this week. While that is extremely sad news, it was how his wife was notified of his death that was the big news. A woman in his …

The Rise of Social Entrepreneurship [Infographic]

Not too surprisingly, consumers want the way they spend their money to matter to others as much as it matters to them. Over 80% of American consumers want to buy from cause-related brands. In other words, they want the profits …

Merchants To Get More Out of eBay’s E-Commerce Platform X.Commerce Merchants To Get More Out of eBay’s E-Commerce Platform X.Commerce
· 1

We spoke with Matthew Mengerink, VP and GM of eBay’s x.commerce, which offers merchants an e-commerce platform using the “fabric of eBay” and its various products to essentially be the ultimate set of APIs and tools for e-commerce (though it …

Jason Aldean Tweets Out Video For 7-Year-Old With Brain Cancer

Over the weekend KOLN-TV, out of Nebraska, ran a story about a 7-year-old boy named Tyson Zimmer. The news report told about how Tyson has medulloblastoma, a type of brain cancer, who just had a golf ball size tumor removed …

Google Drive Launching Today? Reference Spotted in Google Support Google Drive Launching Today? Reference Spotted in Google Support

[UPDATE] The rumor was true, and Google Drive has officially launched. See the full story here. [ORIGINAL STORY] Google Drive, Google’s cloud storage service, is inevitable, but its launch is now seemingly imminent, if the various references to the service …

Jon Lovitz on Obama: Do Not Tax the Rich
· 2

Jon Lovtiz has made enough money that he has to worry about Obama taxing the rich? That’s incredible! To be perfectly honest, I had absolutely no idea the guy was still working. Assuming, of course, that you consider hosting your …

Facebook’s SEC Registration Statement: Zuckerberg’s Letter Facebook’s SEC Registration Statement: Zuckerberg’s Letter
· 2

For the quarter ending March 31st and for the upcoming initial public offering, Facebook has filed a registration state with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) outlining everything financial and otherwise about Facebook you could ever want to …

LG Ad Campaign Gives Us a New Outlook on Classic Movies

LG is promoting their concept of experiencing every side of sound with an ad campaign depicting classic movie posters from different angles. With LG’s new Home Theater 3D Sound System, they claim you will be able to hear the movie …

Craigslist Founder Takes up Cause for Squirrels Craigslist Founder Takes up Cause for Squirrels

Craig Newmark, founder of online communities network Craigslist, is conducting an experiment to expand his understanding of the use of social media to promote the causes he holds dear – this time around being nature – mainly squirrels. So, for …

Watch Guys Get Serious About A Board Game In Awesome Documentary Short

I’ve never played The Settlers of Catan, a nearly 20-year-old game first developed in Germany, but that doesn’t mean I can’t relate to the guys featured in the docu-short “The Politics of Competitive Board Gaming Amongst Friends.” Being a highly-competitive …

Facebook For Windows Phone 2.5 Coming Soon Facebook For Windows Phone 2.5 Coming Soon

Facebook for Windows Phone is about to get a much-needed update. Facebook for Windows Phone 2.5 will be bringing several new features that users have been requesting for awhile now, including the ability to like comments, delete posts and comments, …

$1 Felony Lands Florida Man Behind Bars: Twitter Reacts
· 146

$1 felony may sound like some sort of gross injustice, but let’s consider the situation for a moment. Deputies in Naples, Florida arrested 52 year-old Mark Abaire at an area McDonalds after he filled a courtesy cup with soda and …

Crysis 3 Debut Gameplay Trailer Released
· 1

EA announced the third game in the Crysis franchise last week. The news was met with the usual mix of excitement and skepticism as to whether or not Crytek could match the quality of the original Crysis. We’ve had a …

Deion Sanders Tweets Photo Of His Sons Filing A Police Report Against Their Mother
· 1

It’s fairly common knowledge that former NFL star Deion Sanders is going through a nasty divorce. The Pro Football Hall of Famer filed for divorce in December 2011. In March his estranged wife, Pilar Sanders, sued Sanders for $200 million, …

LinkedIn Opens New Hong Kong Office LinkedIn Opens New Hong Kong Office

LinkedIn, the social network for business professionals, has just announced on its blog that it’s opened an office in Hong Kong, the 9th of which lies in the Asia-Pacific region. Linkedin presently has roughly 25 million members in the region, …

The Rise and Fall of RIM [Infographic] The Rise and Fall of RIM [Infographic]

It never ceases to amaze me how fast the tech industry is evolving. Companies cannot afford to sit back and revel in success, or the start-up competition will quickly overtake their market share. Constant innovation is key to maintaining a …

Call Of Duty Black Ops 2 Leaked Box Art [Rumor]

Ever since Call of Duty 4 hit shelves on November 7, 2007, there has been nearly no stopping the behemoth. The COD franchise has racked up nearly $3 billion in revenue while selling 55 million copies. As of right now …

New Skype For PS Vita App Lets You Chat Without Ruining Your Game

After just launching their app on Windows Phone on Monday, Skype is coming to another one of your handheld devices: your PS Vita. The all new Skype app for PlayStation Vita is set to hit the PlayStation Store sometime later …

Tech Companies Make EPA’s ‘Green Power’ List Tech Companies Make EPA’s ‘Green Power’ List

Since 2004 the Environmental Protection Agency has released a list of top companies that use what it calls “Green Power”. This quarter, 7 tech giants have made the list Green Power Resources include clean and renewable energy sources like solar, …

More Small Businesses Utilizing Cloud-Based Apps More Small Businesses Utilizing Cloud-Based Apps

If you’re running a small business, finding great resources to support the back end of your shop is vital. Being a small business, however, typically means that you don’t have mountains of money to devote towards buying the biggest and …