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Oink Over Says Milk’s Kevin Rose Oink Over Says Milk’s Kevin Rose

Kevin Rose, founder of Digg, has decided to shut down Oink, the first app from his new company, Milk. On March 31st, the app will be closed down after just over four months. Oink was downloaded over 100,000 times in …

Syracuse vs. UNC Asheville: Early Twitter Reaction

We’re underway in Pittsburgh as Syracuse and UNC Asheville has tipped off. Early on it seems that the Bulldogs of UNC Asheville aren’t scared by the No. 1 that is beside the Syracuse name, as they’re hitting almost every shot …

Marquette Looking Strong Against BYU

While the first half still has some time remaining, there’s no denying how strong Marquette looks in their opening round game against the BYU Cougars. Hot shooting from behind the 3-point arc (5-9), and rebounding domination have contributed mightily to …

Your iPod Could Be Worth $8 Billion! Your iPod Could Be Worth $8 Billion!

After months of debate about SOPA, PIPA and ACTA… after the shutdown of file sharing services, the arrest of executives who oversaw them and the chasing of torrent sites from one domain name to another… there is a new development …

Bing Maps Touches Up Pushpins & Popups, Transit Info Bing Maps Touches Up Pushpins & Popups, Transit Info
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If you’re a Bing Maps user, you might notice some changes to the service’s aesthetic as well as some updated transit information. At first, I have to imagine that these design changes are to further distinguish Bing Maps from Google …

Long Beach St. vs New Mexico 2nd Round NCAA Tournament Matchup

The No. 12 – No. 5 matchup in the West region of the NCAA tournament looks to be another game between a great defensive team and a potent offensive club. Here’s how the teams have performed in the history of …

12-year-old Girl Hits Two Holes-In-One: Twitter Reacts
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I’ll admit I’m not the best golfer. Even a full 18-holes of mini-golf intimidates me sometimes, especially if I’m playing against my remarkably coordinated six-year-old nephew. I did shoot a 63 once, but on the next hole I did significantly …

Wisconsin vs. Montana: Halftime Twitter Reaction

The second half of the Montana / Wisconsin game is underway, and Montana has some work to do if they are going to keep their tournament hops alive. Wisconsin lead 39 – 29 at the half, on the back of …

New iPad Already A Hit With MLB Scouts, Coaches New iPad Already A Hit With MLB Scouts, Coaches

Another year is already nearly a quarter gone, and with the arrival of March comes something that sports fans everywhere have been eagerly awaiting all winter: Baseball (March what? Basket-who?). At the beginning of March the players, coaches, and staff …

Neologism Pink Slime In Ground Beef Is Bad!!
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Thousands of people have begun to take notice of a pink slimy goo on ground hamburger beef. There has been a lot of media buzz about exactly what it is and if it’s harmful or not. Many food advocates want …

PixyKids, Facebook For Kids, Gets $3 Million In Funding PixyKids, Facebook For Kids, Gets $3 Million In Funding

Facebook and other social media sites are very clear on their rules of when somebody can join their site. A child must be 13-years-old before they can start spamming their friends with requests for games and posting the latest Nicki …

Arrest Warrant Issued for Russell Brand

On Monday, Russell Brand was accused of grabbing a paparazzo’s iPhone out of his hand and throwing it through the window of a nearby law firm. We covered the story yesterday, when Russell tweeted his hilarious response to the accusations: …

March Madness: Wisconsin Leads Montana By 10 At Half

It’s halftime at The Pit, and 4th seed Wisconsin leads 13th seed Montana by 10 points, 39 – 29. Wisconsin was in control the entire half, never relinquishing their lead. It was been a clean half, with only 8 combined …

Huggies Ad Backlash Sweeps Web As Angry Dads Protest
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A recent Huggies ad campaign has many fathers angry at what they say is a depiction of dads as “bumbling idiots” rather than active parents. The ad, which urges consumers to “Put dad to the test”, shows a group of …

Southern Mississippi’s Band is Kind of Racist
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Earlier in the game when Kansas St.’s freshman point guard Angel Rodriguez went to the line, the crowd began to chant “Where’s your green card?” Check out the video for yourself below, it can be heard at the 2 and …

Syracuse vs. UNC Asheville: March Madness 2012 Round 2 Game Syracuse vs. UNC Asheville: March Madness 2012 Round 2 Game

The Syracuse Orange enter the tournament as a No. 1 seed in the East Region with a record of 31-2. They’ll be taking on No. 16 seed UNC Asheville, who will try an become the first No. 16-seeded team to …

Comedian Gallagher Suffers Heart Attack
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Comedy legend Gallagher, known for his watermelon-smashing antics, suffered a heart attack last night at a bar in Lewsiville, TX, just before he was set to take the stage. Gallagher, born Leo Anthony Gallagher, 65, began to suffer intense chest …

Louisville Leads Davidson After Messy First Half, Twitter Reacts

The first half of the game ended up playing right into U of L’s hands. It was messy, scrappy, and Davidson missed many of their 3-point attempts. Here’s a quick breakdown of the important stats of the first half… Davidson …

Gallagher Heart Attack: Twitter Reactions

Watermelon smashing comedian, Leo Gallagher, was hospitalized on Wednesday evening after suffering a heart attack at Hat Tricks, a bar in Texas, where he was scheduled to perform later that night. Gallagher collapsed in a Minnesota club in March of …

NCAA March Madness: Kansas State vs. Southern Miss – Images Inside

We’re almost to the end of the battle of the No. 8 and No. 9 seeds, as Kansas St. and Southern Miss are trading punches back-and-forth. At the time of this writing Junior Guard Rodney McGruder currently leads all scores …

Yahoo Developer Resents ‘Weaponizing’ of His Work Yahoo Developer Resents ‘Weaponizing’ of His Work
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Yahoo proved this week that it is very easy to go from patent defense to patent troll. In today’s lawsuit happy climate it is common practice for companies to stockpile patents to be used in defense of their work. With …

Murray State Wins The First Game Of the Tournament

Murray State beat Colorado State to win the first game of the NCAA Tournament, or, well, at least the first full day. And no, I’m not counting the play-in games, thankyouverymuch. The 17-point victory was as decisive as it looks, …

If Bud Adams Gets His Way, Peyton Manning Will Be A Titan For Life

In seasons past, the rivalry between the Tennessee Titans and the Indianapolis Colts was a strong one. Until the Houston Texans finally broke the streak this past season, in fact, those teams dominated the AFC South, with one of the …

Amazon’s Web Services Uses 450K Servers Amazon’s Web Services Uses 450K Servers

Amazon’s cloud computing operation is estimated to use at least 454,000 servers in seven data center hubs around the world. Data on the matter was offered by Accenture Technology Labs, as Amazon Web Services has yet to disclose details on …