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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 …

Underage Girls Targeted For Sex In Intricate Facebook Fake Identity Scam Underage Girls Targeted For Sex In Intricate Facebook Fake Identity Scam
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Since the advent of the internet, people have always cited the relative “anonymity” that it provides as both a strength and a danger. Are people really who they say they are? Anyone who’s a member of any online community knows …

SWTOR: The Cold Republic Is The Ultimate Old Republic Mixtape

Rap music and Star Wars, some could say they go together like peanut butter and Metamucil. As a fan of both (rap and Star Wars), I never once thought the two entities could co-exist. Richie Branson has proven me wrong. …

WordPress.com Gets Comment Notifications WordPress.com Gets Comment Notifications
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WordPress announced that WordPress.com blogs are now getting comment notifications, with moderation and reply functionality. Approve, spam and trash links appear in the notifications for those who have permission to moderate. “Clicking Reply automatically approves a comment and displays an …

Mass Effect 3 Trailer Gives Spotlight To Female Shepard

A major complaint from fans is that BioWare has solely focused on the male version of Commander Shepard in their Mass Effect advertising and promotional material – not anymore. Today, BioWare released a new trailer for Mass Effect 3 featuring …

Tasty New Bacon Milkshake: 1080 Calories! Tasty New Bacon Milkshake: 1080 Calories!
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Jack in the Box has just released a bacon-flavored milkshake. The bacon shake is made with no actual bacon, it features bacon-flavored syrup combined with vanilla ice-cream and is topped with whipped cream and a maraschino cherry. The new shake …

Interview: Here’s Why Open Auctions for 2G Spectrum Are the Best Option

The war in Washington over wireless spectrum is really beginning to heat up as policymakers and the FCC aren’t seeing eye to eye. The issue is commonly referred to as the “spectrum crunch” since wireless networks are quickly becoming overloaded.

Apple Sues Samsung, Gets Sued By SmartData
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This morning we ran a story about Apple’s victory in a patent lawsuit against Motorola. In that story I pointed out that one chapter in Apple’s ongoing patent battles appeared to be finished. Well, now it seems that Apple’s patent …

What Happens To You Online When You Die? What Happens To You Online When You Die?
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It used to be that when a person dies, their family settles all of their affairs left on this physical earth. Our digital selves and reliance on social media has changed all of this. In the bluntly titled, “What happens …

Google Search Funnels Interface Redesigned Google Search Funnels Interface Redesigned

Back in 2010, Google launched Search Funnels, an AdWords tool, which helps advertisers make decisions based on search impressions and clicks so they can try to improve their conversion rates. The tool has received a refresh. The previous version will …

Megaupload Takedown Didn’t Impact Piracy At All
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Clearly, the lessons that Napster offered about piracy all those years ago have yet to sink in with the authorities that are trying to “clean up” the Internet. According to a study conducted by DeepField Networks, as pointed out by …

Follow 3 Americans Walking To Help Water Crisis Follow 3 Americans Walking To Help Water Crisis

According to the World Health Organization and UNICEF, 1 in 8 people don’t have access to clean water. Amy Russell, Aaron Tharp and Marty Yoder aim to do something about that. Walking4Water is a non-profit organization committed to raising awareness …

Study: Piracy Does Not Harm U.S. Box Office Sales Study: Piracy Does Not Harm U.S. Box Office Sales
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Despite the claims of the MPAA and other supporters of SOPA and PIPA, file-sharing does not negatively impact box office sales in the U.S., according to a new study conducted by economists from Wellesley College and the University of Minnesota. …

Facebook Testing Sponsored Action Stories Facebook Testing Sponsored Action Stories

A few weeks ago, Facebook launched their Sponsored Stories initiative to allow advertisers to promote specific posts within users’ news feed. The sponsored stories are not newly generated ads, but already-existing posts that companies can pay to promote after the …

Security Cameras From TRENDnet Hacked Security Cameras From TRENDnet Hacked
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If you have a TRENDnet security camera in your home, listen up. A coding flaw found in some of the cameras allows someone to bypass your password and look into your home. Hackers have found a small piece of code …

Google Being Challenged By Italian Professor Google Being Challenged By Italian Professor
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The man who helped inspire Google has created a new search engine that will directly compete with the search engine giant. Massimo Marchiori, an Italian computer science professor, launched Volunia to a select group of users on Monday. It’s an …