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Map Shows Areas That Lack 3G (Or Better) Map Shows Areas That Lack 3G (Or Better)
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Check out this map. It shows areas that lack 3G (or better) access. Data comes from the FCC. The map’s description says: This map made with data current as of January 2012. This map shows the areas identified as potentially …

Amazon Original Programming On The Way, Job Listings Hint Amazon Original Programming On The Way, Job Listings Hint
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It looks like Amazon is on its way to producing some original video content, not unlike Netflix and Hulu. Well, actually, it’s a little unlike Netflix and Hulu. Rather than outsourcing production of original programming, Amazon is looking to create …

Syrian Regime’s Attack: U.S. Embassy Uses Facebook To Post Satellite Image Syrian Regime’s Attack: U.S. Embassy Uses Facebook To Post Satellite Image
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The U.S. Embassy Damascus posted the following image to Facebook on Thursday, with the note, “Here’s a larger image of the Syrian regime’s artillery attack on residential neighborhoods in Homs.” The Embassy also used Facebook to post a statement about …

Macbook Pro Rumor: Big Redesign Coming This Year Macbook Pro Rumor: Big Redesign Coming This Year

Rumor has it that Apple is readying a massive refresh of its Macbook Pro line, to make them more like the Macbook Air in design. The rumor comes from AppleInsider, which cites “people familiar with Apple’s roadmap”. The publication reports: …

iPhone, iPad And Android Games On Sale: Sega’s Valentine’s Day Present

Sega announced on its blog that it is offering a number of mobile games at discounted prices from now through Valentine’s Day. Most of them are for iOS, but there are a couple for Android as well. Here’s the full …

Bing: Here’s How To Become An Authority Bing: Here’s How To Become An Authority
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It looks like Bing’s counterpart to Google’s Matt Cutts, Duane Forrester, is now putting out Matt Cutts-style webmaster videos for Bing Webmaster Tools. He posted this one about becoming an authority by building quality content and sharing properly: Video: Bing …

Divya Narendra (Of Co-Founding ConnectU With The Winklevii Fame) Joins Twitter Divya Narendra (Of Co-Founding ConnectU With The Winklevii Fame) Joins Twitter

Divya Narendra, the guy that co-founded ConnectU with Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, has joined Twitter. The Winklevii have been fun to keep up with Twitter, particularly when they reference Facebook. Hopefully Narendra’s presence will add to that equation. His only …

iPad Vs. Textbooks: By The Numbers iPad Vs. Textbooks: By The Numbers
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The iPad is widely looked at as a revolutionary device. Even non-Apple fanboys have to acknowledge the tremendous success the device has had and the quick impact it has had on quite a few facets of society, including education. Take …

Google Wallet Security Issue Addressed Google Wallet Security Issue Addressed

Users have raised security concerns with Google Wallet of late, but Google is assuring users it is perfectly safe to use your credit card with. Osama Bedier, Vice President of Google Wallet and Payments, wrote a blog post late Friday …

The Great Battle of Skyrim: When Video Games, Mods And YouTube Come Together

There’s no denying the absolute runaway popularity of Bethesda’s Skyrim. A quick Google search of “Game of the Year, 2011” reveals as much, but make no mistake, the popularity of the game is well-earned. What makes a great thing even …

Google Responded To the FTC On Privacy Issues Before EPIC Sued
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Yesterday we brought you news that the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) had filed a federal suit against the FTC in order to block Google’s switch to a new, unified privacy policy that would cover all their services. EPIC claimed …

Viral Video: A Parody of a Cover of a Hit Viral Video: A Parody of a Cover of a Hit
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Viral videos are a funny thing. First, there was the song “Somebody That I Used To Know” by Gotye (pronounced Go-Tee-Yay) The video for that has been viewed 67 million times. Then came the cover by Walk On the Earth. …

Google Wallet Hacked By Researchers!!! Google Wallet Hacked By Researchers!!!
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Researchers have been working with Google Wallet, and yesterday they outlined a complex way to crack Wallet’s PIN. This leaves the funds connected to the number vulnerable to theft. The researchers report that the hack job doesn’t require any special …

Social Commerce Still Needs To Clear Security Concern Hurdles Social Commerce Still Needs To Clear Security Concern Hurdles

The biggest obstacle to consumer adoption of social commerce appears to be security concerns. A study from Digitas finds that nearly half (45%) of social media users would be “at least somewhat comfortable” giving their credit card info to a …

Police Want Way To Shut Down Phones Remotely Police Want Way To Shut Down Phones Remotely
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Getting your phone stolen is pretty bad. Having the information on your phone stolen is even worse. Washington D.C. police want a solution. While there are there ways such as Find My iPhone and other tracking software available to find …

TSA Denies Entry Without Female Pat-Down TSA Denies Entry Without Female Pat-Down
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Jennifer Winning of Denver, Colorado frequently makes the commute from home to Rock Springs, Wyoming. She usually flies and the trip is not typically eventful. On January 29th when she left to catch her flight home from the small airport …

Video Shows Every Apple Product In 30 Seconds Video Shows Every Apple Product In 30 Seconds
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In April, 1976 Apple was founded by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, and Ronald Wayne. Shortly thereafter they began selling the Apple I. In the thirty-six years since, Apple has released hundreds of products. Some have been flops. Others have revolutionized …

Chinese Twitter Says Kim Jong-Un Was Assassinated
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It looks like Chinese Twitter, Weibo, has jumped on the death hoax bandwagon. The only problem is that we’re not so sure this time. Users on Chinese microblogging site Weibo are messaging that Kim Jong-Un, son of Kim Jong-Il and …

Yahoo C.O.R.E. Aims To Personalize The Reader Experience In Pandora Fashion Yahoo C.O.R.E. Aims To Personalize The Reader Experience In Pandora Fashion
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Yahoo has a new page you can go to and see how many people are on the Yahoo homepage at any given time, as well as the most viewed stories by gender, age group, interest and city (for select cities). …

Millennium Falcon Guitar Is About As Cool As It Sounds Millennium Falcon Guitar Is About As Cool As It Sounds
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Or geeky, depending on your disposition. What we have here is a guy who goes by the name of “fiskybusiness89,” at least on YouTube, anyway; and his pretty damn awesome Millennium Falcon guitar. Normally, fiskybusiness89′s YouTube page is reserved for …

Study: iOS Beats Mac OS X In Web Market Share Study: iOS Beats Mac OS X In Web Market Share
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Apple’s iOS mobile operating system has surpassed their desktop operating system, OS X, in web traffic market share over the last six months. Apple had a record quarter in which they sold 37.04 million iPhones and 15.43 million iPads, and …

Facebook And Twitter Built Into Your Car? Facebook And Twitter Built Into Your Car?
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If you’re already concerned about how much people actually pay attention when they’re driving, you may have even more cause for alarm. More distractions are on the way. Responding to demand from their customers, more and more auto manufacturers are …

Solar Flares Are The Greatest Threat To The Internet Solar Flares Are The Greatest Threat To The Internet

What’s the worst possible thing that could happen in 2012? It’s definitely not the apocalypse. Michio Kaku took to bigthink to address the doomsday prophecies for this year. He discredits any ideas that suggest there will be comet impacts or …

As The Walking Dead Nears, The Promotions Hit As The Walking Dead Nears, The Promotions Hit
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With no Super Bowl in its way, nor any other entertainment conflicts of note, AMC’s smash hit, The Walking Dead is back for the second half of its second season. Naturally, the social media promotional push is in full swing …