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Scientists Use Neuroprosthesis to Move Paralyzed Hand Scientists Use Neuroprosthesis to Move Paralyzed Hand

Scientists at Northwestern University have created brain-machine technology that will deliver brain signals directly to muscles, bypassing the spinal chord. This technology may one day help paralysis victims regain muscle control. The research was done on monkeys by measuring brain …

Lady Gaga Unveils Four New Costumes for Asian Tour
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Lady Gaga is preparing to kick off a tour across select venues in Asian and Europe, so it’s to be expected that the insanely quirky singer/songwriter has four brand new costumes to share with the planet. After all, when you’re …

Google Street View Goes to Jerusalem, Gets Lost Google Street View Goes to Jerusalem, Gets Lost

Google Maps announced a new location that was recently added to Street View and given it’s one of the oldest places in the world, this update is a fun one: Jerusalem. While most people might not consider the city “fun” …

Ron Artest’s Elbow Brings World Peace To James Harden
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Yes, I am aware of Artest’s name change, but after that wild elbow to James Harden’s temple, it’s hard not to be reminded of the person who, in large part, brought “The Malice in the Palace” to the sports world. …

Taylor Hicks Announces Summer Vegas Show On Twitter

“American Idol” alum Taylor Hicks will be making AI history this summer when he headlines his own Vegas show at Bally’s Casino. The show will run for eight weeks. Hicks won over audiences and judges alike in 2006 with his …

Skyrim Meets My Little Pony In The Most Delightful Of Ways

Bronies across the country today are now waking up to the realization that we have to wait until September for the third season of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. To make that wait a little less brutal, have some …

Army Wife Learns Of Husband’s Death Via Facebook Army Wife Learns Of Husband’s Death Via Facebook

If you think that Facebook is an impersonal medium of communication, I’m not going to argue with you. That “Happy Birthday” wall post from that guy you kind of knew in high school registers about as low as possible on …

The Avengers Actor Defends Superhero Movies
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(image) Superhero movies are up in the air with serious movie buffs as far as the seriousness of the art. Are they in fact art? Or ar they just a ploy by the studio to make a quick buck? For …

YouTube Ambassadors: BBQ, Motorcycles, & Knitting YouTube Ambassadors: BBQ, Motorcycles, & Knitting

Google has caught on to the power of YouTube and what it has done for many small businesses. A handful of companies have been chosen by Google to become marketing ambassadors for YouTube based on their entrepreneurial success with the …

iPhone 5 Rumor: Analyst Confirms In-Cell Touchscreen iPhone 5 Rumor: Analyst Confirms In-Cell Touchscreen

On Friday we reported on a rumor that Apple might be upgrading the display technology in the iPhone 5 (or iPhone 6, or “new iPhone,” or whatever they end up calling it). The new iPhone, the rumor went, would be …

Google Drive Seen During a Developer Google+ Hangout Google Drive Seen During a Developer Google+ Hangout
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Google has certainly been pushing their Google+ Hangouts recently. Hosting everything from conference panel discussions to an interview with the Secretary General of the UN, Google is hoping Hangout becomes the go-to place for videoconferencing. Anything, however, can happen during …

AdWords For Video Lets Small Businesses Target YouTube Users AdWords For Video Lets Small Businesses Target YouTube Users
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Google has launched AdWords for Video, which will make advertising on YouTube a lot easier for any business. It’s integrated right into AdWords itself, so video campaigns can be managed right along with search and display. Frankly, the concept seems …

Ben Horowitz Sheds Light on Instagram Investment Ben Horowitz Sheds Light on Instagram Investment

Ben Horowitz, cofounder and General Partner of high technology venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, just explained on his blog why his company was only able to achieve a $78 million dollar return on an initial $250,000 investment in Instagram. For …

Adobe CS6 Detailed, Embraces HTML5 Adobe CS6 Detailed, Embraces HTML5

Fans of Adobe have no doubt been waiting for the release of CS6 since it was first announced. The creative types have already got a small taste of what CS6 offers with the successful open beta for Photoshop CS6. The …

Posting Nude Pics Of Ex On Facebook Lands Man In Jail Posting Nude Pics Of Ex On Facebook Lands Man In Jail
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Hopefully, most of us have learned that in order to keep your online life from damaging parts of your offline life, a little discretion is key. Those that get this choose to filter what they put up on Facebook and …

Jenny McCarthy Excited About Relationship with Brian Urlacher
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Jenny McCarthy’s dating habits are always good for quick gossip. Over the weekend, I’m sure the most asked question amongst the young, hip, and connected was “Is Jenny McCarthy really dating Chicago Bears player Brian Urlacher?” Although rumors were circulating a …

Angelina Jolie Named To New United Nations Post
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Between mothering six children, fostering an acting career, and being engaged to one of the hottest men on the planet, you might think Angelina Jolie doesn’t have time for much else. But you’d be wrong. In 2001, she became the …

X-Ray Vision Could Soon Be Coming To Your Smartphone X-Ray Vision Could Soon Be Coming To Your Smartphone
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Were you ever fooled by those stupid X-ray glasses as a kid? You know the kind, the glasses with the hypnoswirl lenses that promised you would be able to see through anything. That kind of stuff never went anywhere, but …

Uncharted Games Edited Into Feature Films
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It’s undeniable that the Uncharted series from Naughty Dog is one of the most cinematic series to embrace gaming. You could even argue that the series should be a movie. There are still plans going around to make an actual …

Lamborghini SUV Is Called The Urus, Features 600 Horsepower And All-Wheel Drive
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Growing up, I always admired the Lamborghini line of automobiles. My favorite make was the Diablo for its great curves and speed. It was the kind of car that I would never be able to afford, but I would be …

Pokemon Black And White 2 Gets New Trailer
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Ever since Nintendo announced the first true sequel in Pokemon history, fans have been kind of skeptical to say the least. Just looking at the Twitter reaction from when it was first announced, you can see some fans happy about …

MegaUpload Trial Might Not Happen Due To Procedural Error MegaUpload Trial Might Not Happen Due To Procedural Error
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The MegaUpload Saga has been a crazy roller coaster ride the likes of which the world hasn’t seen in a very long time. It’s a shame that more people aren’t paying attention to it since it has the potential set …

Max Payne 3 Gets A Launch Trailer Full Of Bullets
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We’ve been covering Max Payne 3 for a while now. The long-time coming sequel to Remedy’s excellent bullet-time noir action series has fans anticipating what may be the best Max Payne yet. You still might be on the fence though. …

New Super Mario Bros. 2 Announced For 3DS
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Nintendo announced earlier this year that there would be a traditional 2D Mario platformer released for the 3DS later this year. Later, the company trademarked Super Mario Bros. 4 which led to wild speculation that the 3DS would be host …