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Battlestar Galactica: Blood And Chrome Is Dead
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Do you remember last week when we were all pumped because a trailer for the Battlestar Galactica prequel had finally been released? Well almost as soon as this news was released, word came out that after lengthy deliberations, Syfy has …

Cadbury Creme Eggs Blow Up, Catch Fire, and Shatter
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The chemists over at The Periodic Table of Videos have prepared for Easter by doing a few experiments on a holiday staple: the Cabury Creme Egg. In the video, the chemists explode Cadbury Creme Eggs in a vacuum, set a …

Mad Men Premiere: An Update On Our Favorite Ad Execs
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After a heartbreakingly long hiatus, AMC’s “Mad Men” came back to us last night with a two-hour premiere which was fairly low-key, but set up several plot points for the future. The four-time Emmy winner has been anticipated eagerly by …

Shoppers Use Social Media In Store Shoppers Use Social Media In Store

Underscoring soaring consumer interest in use of internet and social media such as Facebook and Twitter to aid in shopping, a new national survey by Leo J. Shapiro and Associates (LJS) found that two-thirds of owners use their smart phone …

Social Media Tools Reveal GOP Primary Standings Social Media Tools Reveal GOP Primary Standings

SocialMatica now features comprehensive dashboards for the GOP primary election that combine and weight online and traditional poll-based rankings for each GOP candidate. SocialMatica has developed a weighted algorithm that marries online social media sentiment, gathered via its semantic data …

The Merits of Online Dating [Infographic]

People represent themselves accurately on the internet, right? No. No, they don’t. But that doesn’t stop people from dating, or at least from looking for a hookup, online. Your options here are many: you can look for one-night stand with …

Microsoft: Internet Crimefighter & Bane Of Botnets Microsoft: Internet Crimefighter & Bane Of Botnets
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Microsoft’s stepping up its effort against online crime lately by sending its own employees to accompany U.S. marshals in federal raids of facilities that are suspected of participating in one of the nastier methods of cybercrime: botnets. A profile in …

Christopher Walken Reads ‘Where The Wild Things Are’

“Kid’s are jerks, you know…”, says “Walken” in his own interpretation of the beloved children’s classic. An interpretation that provides a description of the pictures more than any thing. Though “Walken” is often confused by what he sees… “There’s some …

Chick-Fil-A Bullies Man Over Trademark Nonsense, Man Fights Back

The idea of protecting one’s trademark has merit, provided the trademark in question is actually in danger of being diluted. It’s understandable that Nike would want to stop another shoe company from selling cheaper shoes with a Swoosh logo on …

Google Chromium Gets New DevTools Page Google Chromium Gets New DevTools Page

The Chromium project marches on towards making Chrome the best browser in the world. It already made waves last week when it became the number one Web browser in the world for a short while. The new update makes it …

Nokia Lumia 900 Coming April 8th, Selling For $100 Nokia Lumia 900 Coming April 8th, Selling For $100
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It looks as though previous rumors concerning the release date for the new Nokia Lumia 900 may have been confirmed. Two weeks ago we brought you news that the phone was scheduled for an April 8th release, and that it …

Canada Surpasses 10 Million Smartphone Users Canada Surpasses 10 Million Smartphone Users

According to a report by eMarketer, smartphone users in Canada will surpass 10 million in 2012, while the penetration rate will grow closer to 50%. eMarketer also predicts that Canada will rival the U.S. in smartphone users, in regards to …

Madonna’s MDNA Gets Lukewarm Reviews
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Madonna proves that she is still making significant contributions to music with “MDNA.” Despite being 53 the star has received rave reviews for her recent contribution to dance lovers and club girls across the globe. Part of MDNA’s success can …

Study: Social Media Complements Traditional Media Study: Social Media Complements Traditional Media

According to a new Swedish study, young people who are big users of Internet social media do not abandon traditional media. Instead, the two are used together. Almost all 9- to 24-year-olds use the internet. Most of them do so …

Google Adds a Half Pipe to the Company Perks

Google has often been described by employees and outsiders as one of the coolest places to work. The company has consistently made Fortune’s “Best Companies to Work For” list over the years, ranking number four last year. The Mountain View …

New Twilight Teaser Bites Into Audiences This Weekend

One of the most anticipated things about “The Hunger Games,” was the premiere of a 45 second teaser trailer for Twilight: Breaking Dawn 2. SPOILER ALERT!!!!!!! It doesn’t show a lot of new info, but it does show the general …

Employer Facebook Password Requests To Get DOJ Investigation? Employer Facebook Password Requests To Get DOJ Investigation?

Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), who announced last week that he was drafting legislation to prohibit employers from demanding Facebook login information of prospective employees, has now teamed up with Chuck Schumer (D-NY) to asked the Department of Justice to look into …

iPad Magicians Show the Magic of Stockholm iPad Magicians Show the Magic of Stockholm

What do you get when you combine Swedish magicians and iPads? A quirky presentation about investing in Stockholm real estate, apparently. Charlie Caper recently posted a video of himself and Erik Rosales pitching the Swedish capitol of Stockholm to a …

Yahoo! Names New Board Members: Proxy Battle! Yahoo! Names New Board Members: Proxy Battle!

Large shareholder have been unhappy with Yahoo! since it failed to close a deal with Microsoft back in 2008. The deal would have joined Yahoo! and Microsoft and, as many believe, made the brand much more valuable. Yahoo! is currently …

Pedophiles Hide Child Porn in Web Stores

Nearly every large, well-organized criminal operation needs a good “front” — a seemingly legitimate business that helps lawbreakers arrange transactions, supplement their funds, launder money, and otherwise evade detection. (Think the bakery in “Weeds.”) Traditionally, fronts have been real brick-and-mortar …

Twitter Quitters: Celebrities Jump Ship Twitter Quitters: Celebrities Jump Ship

Twitter can be a great tool for boosting one’s popularity, or at least public profile. But, some celebrities are deciding that its just not worth the trouble. Recently, Alec Baldwin dropped off Twitter, then came back. But, then he ended …

Record-setting 100 Tesla Magnetic Field Emits An Eerie Howl Record-setting 100 Tesla Magnetic Field Emits An Eerie Howl
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Researchers at the Los Alamos National Laboratory’s biggest magnet facility succeeded last week in producing the world’s first magnetic field surpassing 100-tesla, an achievement that produced a magnetic field roughly 2,000,000 times stronger than Earth’s magnetic field. The official measure …

Microsoft, Nokia Invest In Aalto University App Development Program Microsoft, Nokia Invest In Aalto University App Development Program

Microsoft and Nokia have a pretty cozy relationship with each other considering the latter makes pretty amazing Windows 7 phones that make the mobile OS pretty tempting to adopt. The two companies are now using their combined muscle to help …

Internet to Surpass DVD in Movie Viewership Internet to Surpass DVD in Movie Viewership

According to IHS Screen Digest, consumers will watch more movies on the internet than via DVD for the first time in 2012, while spending far less on the content. Streaming movies from vendors like Netflix and iTunes will advance by …