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CDC Warns About Thrombosis CDC Warns About Thrombosis

The CDC has issued warnings to those of us who sit for long periods of time. The concern started as travelers on airplanes were reporting more and more instances of deep vain thrombosis, blood clots that form in the legs. …

UK Committee Seeks To Remove Violent Content From The Internet UK Committee Seeks To Remove Violent Content From The Internet

It’s pretty obvious by now that the Internet can be a nasty place. Is it nasty enough to warrant censorship though? That’s what the Home Affairs Committee suggested yesterday in their report titled, “The Roots of Violent Radicalisation.” The report …

Dad’s App for Daughter Wins “Best App Ever Awards 2011″ Dad’s App for Daughter Wins “Best App Ever Awards 2011″

Jeffrey Austin White developed the Flash Card Maker Pro app for Android in 2010 to help his six-year-old daughter learn her first grade sight words. Since then, the app has been expanded to assist users of all ages in a …

Foxconn Employee Shares Experiences Working On Apple Products Foxconn Employee Shares Experiences Working On Apple Products
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Apple has recently come under fire for the reported abuses at their chinese factories operated by Foxconn. As chinese workers come forward with more and more instances of abuse, American have started their own campaign, calling for Apple to take …

Facebook IPO Will Make Bono Richest Rockstar In The Galaxy Facebook IPO Will Make Bono Richest Rockstar In The Galaxy
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It’s expected that Facebook’s IPO is going to make a lot of people rich and richer whenever those shares hit the stock market. One person who will fall into the latter category is U2 frontman Bono, whose stocks in Facebook …

The Apple Store May Be Coming To A Sam’s Club Near You The Apple Store May Be Coming To A Sam’s Club Near You

Apple has enjoyed a fair amount of success with the placement of mini Apple Stores inside Best Buy. In fact, the program has been successful enough at Best Buy that last month Apple entered into an agreement with Target to …

Verizon & Redbox Join Forces, But Will It Really Hurt Netflix? Verizon & Redbox Join Forces, But Will It Really Hurt Netflix?
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The digital streaming space is about to get more crowded as Verizon and Redbox prepare to launch their own service. Yesterday, Coinstar, Redbox’s parent company, and Verizon announced they were partnering in a new venture. The companies are combining Verizon’s video on-demand streaming and download service with Redbox’s popular DVD kiosk service.

Brazil Goes After Twitter Users Over Speed Trap Warnings Brazil Goes After Twitter Users Over Speed Trap Warnings

Brazil’s attorney general has filed an injunction to suspend the Twitter accounts of users who tweet out warnings about the timing and location of speed traps and traffic checkpoints. If the injunction is granted, Twitter users who violate it could …

PlayStation Network Becomes Sony Entertainment Network
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Today, Playstation Network members who attempt to sign in to their account will be prompted with a new Terms of Service Agreement and a new privacy policy as their accounts will now be renamed a Sony Entertainment Network account. SEN …

Symantec Confirms Extortion Attempt Symantec Confirms Extortion Attempt
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Hackers using the Twitter Handle @YamaTouigh have been tweeting about Symantec and its Norton antivirus product throughout January claiming that they will be releasing the source codes for the security product. Earlier this week Symantec confirmed that they have been …

Marketing With Video: Recommendations Make A Huge Difference Marketing With Video: Recommendations Make A Huge Difference

Unruly Media put out a new report looking at the impact of social video recommendations on traditional brand metrics such as brand recall, brand favorability, purchase intent and brand association. Keep in mind that this is the firm behind such …

Before and After Pics in Advertising – Exposed! [Video] Before and After Pics in Advertising – Exposed! [Video]
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Lots of products out there are promoted through the use of before and after pictures. Food supplements, diet programs, hair restoration, etc. There has long been a question of whether these photos were legit. Is she pregnant in that Before …

Amazing Spider-Man Trailer Looks A Might Darker Than Previous Versions Amazing Spider-Man Trailer Looks A Might Darker Than Previous Versions

While you were asleep last night, Sony went into tooth fairy mode and snuck a little surprise under your pillow: a new trailer for the upcoming Amazing Spider-man. Have a look-see. At first glance, the trailer appears to be darker …

Students Missing Out On Jobs Due To Poor Info Students Missing Out On Jobs Due To Poor Info

With unemployment numbers sitting where they are, you would think that schools and universities would be doing all they can to help place students into jobs upon graduation. But, despite having the skills employers want, nearly half of young people …

Facebook Expands Testing Of New Photo Viewer Facebook Expands Testing Of New Photo Viewer

Late last week we brought you news that Facebook was testing a new photo viewer that looked an awful lot like the one found in Google+. Now it looks like Facebook is beginning to roll out the new look for …

What a Successful Business Card Looks Like [Infographic] What a Successful Business Card Looks Like [Infographic]

BusinessCardsOnline.Com has compiled some very useful information about cards into an infographic. There are several really good tips on design and function of cards. For example, did you know that people will keep a color business card ten times longer …

Facebook Slow To Load For Many Users Facebook Slow To Load For Many Users
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Facebook appears to be loading slow for many users this morning. Here in our office, we experienced various levels of slow downs. Sometimes the news feed would fail to load completely, other times pages would fail to load. And when …

Cinnamon Challenge? Take the Chili Challenge! [Video] Cinnamon Challenge? Take the Chili Challenge! [Video]

Enough with the Cinnamon Challenge. I mean, it’s alright for getting girls to totally lose their composure at parties, but where’s the modern-day equivalent for men? In days of yore, manhood was proven through feats of strength – carrying boulders, …

The Will Ferrell Super Bowl Commercial You Didn’t See [VIDEO] The Will Ferrell Super Bowl Commercial You Didn’t See [VIDEO]

Whatever you think and feel about the Super Bowl and the highly commercialized cult of consumerism that permeates every vein and pore of the event, you can’t really deny this: Will Ferrell had an awesome spot in that Old Milwaukee …

The Two Tom Greens On Twitter The Two Tom Greens On Twitter
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Really, Tom Green? Does this guy even have a career anymore? I haven’t heard his name since he did that lame college movie (Road Trip I think, actually very funny) where he was eating a snake, or whatever. Apparently he’s …

Racist Super Bowl Commercial Lands Michigan Politician In Hot Water
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It appears that M.I.A.’s middle finger wasn’t the most offensive thing to happen during Sunday night’s Super Bowl. During a Super Bowl where the ads failed to impress (for the most part), one regional commercial is sparking claims of blatant …

Google Solve For X Event: The Presentations [Videos] Google Solve For X Event: The Presentations [Videos]

It was discovered that Google quietly hosted an event last week called “Solve For X” where smart people gathered to discuss technology and solutions for real world problems. One particularly interesting element to the story was that Richard DeVaul, of …

Initial Windows 8 Games Revealed
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It’s easy to forget that the Windows 8 consumer preview is going to be more than just a beta. Microsoft even has some games on tap to be available day one when the “beta” goes live. The Verge got the …

Vandals Deface Cleric’s Website Over Google, Facebook Complaints Vandals Deface Cleric’s Website Over Google, Facebook Complaints

Hackers have defaced the website of the Muslim cleric who petitioned the government of India concerning “objectionable” content on Facebook, Google, and other search and social networking sites. The website, FatwaOnline, is sponsored by the Islamic Peace Foundation of India …