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Yahoo! CEO Never Actually Gave Out False Credentials Yahoo! CEO Never Actually Gave Out False Credentials
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The newest development in the Yahoo fake credentials debacle has surfaced and it has to do with how the fake credentials made their way into CEO Thompson’s biography. The first thing is that Thompson claims he never actually provided a …

Facebook Launches Action Spec Preview Tool Facebook Launches Action Spec Preview Tool

If you use Facebook, you are probably aware of sponsored stories. They’re the little ads cloaked as Facebook status updates that appear on the right-hand side of the page. Even if sponsored stories are pretty unconventional as far as ads …

Facebook Tests Paid “Highlighting” Of Users’ Posts Facebook Tests Paid “Highlighting” Of Users’ Posts

We already know that world of Facebook in some way mirrors the offline world – especially for kids. On Facebook, you can still get that daily dose of embarrassment, rejection, isolation, and inane bickering that has been a part of …

Yelp Rolls Out Check-in Comments Yelp Rolls Out Check-in Comments

According to the Yelp company blog, they will now be rolling out with the ability for users to leave Check-In Comments when their friends visit an establishment. This will allow users to leave instant reviews or tips when one of …

YouTube Considers Subscription Content YouTube Considers Subscription Content
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YouTube might be considering adding subscription content to its streaming platform, in a bid to attract video from larger media corporations. Any potential deal wouldn’t affect existing content with any sort of paywall, but YouTube might seek to incorporate live …

70-Year Old Virgin Looking For Love
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Proving no one is too old to have a healthy sexual attitude, 70-year old Pam Shaw is now looking for a good man to come and rock her world. The kicker? She’s a virgin. Shaw has been a cabaret dancer …

John Travolta: Third Accuser Steps Forward
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John Travolta and the Legend of the Assaulted Masseurs continues to roll on. Yet another individual has come forward with claims that the “Boy in the Plastic Bubble” star made inappropriate advances towards him during a Royal Caribbean cruise back …

Google Trial May Only Net Oracle $150,000 Google Trial May Only Net Oracle $150,000

Earlier this week we brought you news that the jury that was deciding the first part – the copyright phase – of the ongoing trial between Oracle and Google had returned a peculiar verdict: they ruled that Google’s use of …

Facebook to Include File-Sharing For Groups Facebook to Include File-Sharing For Groups

Facebook is rolling out with the ability to share files among groups. They revealed the information in an exclusive interview with Mashable. They event included a picture of what the feature will look like. Only a few groups will have …

New Zealand ISP Skirts Region-Restrictions With a “Global” Mode New Zealand ISP Skirts Region-Restrictions With a “Global” Mode
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When are movie and television studios going to learn that the internet effectively makes any country or region-specific premiere into a global premiere. It’s clear that piracy is simply a market correction for those markets that can’t legally obtain already-released …

Deutsche Telekom in Discussions with MetroPCS Deutsche Telekom in Discussions with MetroPCS

German telecommunications company Deutsche Telekom AG, the second largest telecommunications company in Europe, is reportedly discussing a merger of its T-Mobile branch with U.S. cellular provider MetroPCS. According to Bloomberg, Deutsche Telekom is considering moving stocks around in a way …

New Canadian $20 Is Causing Controversy

(image) So there is a bit of controvery brewing in our neighbor to the north. They decided to release redesigned bills, and the one that came out of the twenty has some people freaking out. The new $20 has a …

Google Asks Judge for a Mistrial in Oracle Case Google Asks Judge for a Mistrial in Oracle Case

The latest development in the Google vs Oracle lawsuit, Google has asked the judge in the case to declare a mistrial. Essentially the jury did find that Google infringed on some of Oracle’s copyrighted Java API’s, but could not decide …

Bitcoins Are on FBI’s Radar According to Leaked Report Bitcoins Are on FBI’s Radar According to Leaked Report
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Wired has obtained a new report from the FBI that details the agency’s growing concern that Bitcoins will become an attractive currency for those looking to dabble in some illicit activities without (hopefully) getting caught. I won’t go into the …

Zombie Ants: New Fungus Keeps Zombie Population Under Control

There are so many weird stories about the insect world that would make great plots for horror films with just a few small changes; this is one of them. Apparently there’s a fungus hanging out in rain forests that attacks …

Gay Marriage “Liked” By Obama’s Facebook Followers Gay Marriage “Liked” By Obama’s Facebook Followers

Unless you’ve been living under a severely large rock for the past 24 hours, you’ve seen the news cycle – both network and online – dominated by one story. On Wednesday, President Obama officially came out in support of gay …

Transformers Are Now Real Courtesy Of Japan

Ever since I was a kid, I’ve had somewhat of a fascination with Transformers. While I may have been more of a G.I. Joe fan, Transformers at least made me think. How could a robot twist and turn like that …

Spider-Man Viral Content Showing Up Around the Web

Although it doesn’t come out until July 3rd, that hasn’t stopped Sony from trying to take away a little bit of the Avengers hype to apply to the upcoming Spider-Man reboot, starring James Garfield. From the looks of it, the …

School Misspells Its Name: Twitter Reacts

School misspells its name: Now there’s a headline that’s sure to make a lot of kids very happy. The next time one of their students flunks a spelling test, they should immediately remind their teachers that the institution responsible for …

iPad Mini Coming In October For $200-250 iPad Mini Coming In October For $200-250
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Rumors about the iPad Mini have been all over the map. Speculation abounds about how big it will be, when it will launch, and even whether it exists at all. While a seemingly reliable report early last month seemed to …

Wifi-Blocking Wallpaper To Go On Market In 2013 Wifi-Blocking Wallpaper To Go On Market In 2013

Have you ever wanted to block somebody else’s WiFi out of your living space? Coming soon in 2013, that dream will become reality. To achieve blocking out all outside WiFi signals, a new wallpaper will be unveiled that you can …

Christy Turlington Wants Moms To Boycott Mother’s Day

In an interesting new project, former supermodel Christy Turlington is urging moms everywhere to give up Mother’s Day in remembrance of all the mothers who have lost their lives in pregnancy or childbirth-related incidents. Needless to say, she’s created some …

LittleBigPlanet Vita Has Beta Sign Ups Now!

I had the pleasure to participate in the beta for the very first LittleBigPlanet in 2008. It was my first Beta and was a great experience. Well now the boys over at Media Molecule are offering to you the same …

Minecraft Breaks Xbox 360 Sales Records
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Microsoft today announced that the Xbox Live Arcade port of the popular indie PC game Minecraft has broken digital sales records for the platform. Minecraft has sold more downloads in its first 24 hours than any other game in Xbox …