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Brittany Killgore Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

Louis Ray Perez, who has been named a person of interest in the murder of 22-year old Brittany Killgore, pled not guilty at his arraignment yesterday in the midst of worrisome finds, such as the young woman’s blood and an …

Astronomers Find Habitable Planet 22 Light Years Away
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Astronomers have found a super earth located just 22 light years away from us. This follows a discovery that there is a distinct possibility that there are close to 1 billion habitable planets in our galaxy and close to 100 …

Nutella to Settle Ad Lawsuit For $3 Million
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A Califronia mom, Athena Hohenberg, sued Ferrero Roche last February for claiming their chocolate-hazelnut spread was healthy, when in fact it is probably one of the least healthy things you can eat. Hohenberg claimed she was taken in by ads …

Kevin Allison: Comedian Talks Podcasting And Social Media Kevin Allison: Comedian Talks Podcasting And Social Media

We always like to look at stories about how the web has changed (and continues to change) the media landscape, whether that be journalism, entertainment or anything else. When I was growing up, one of my favorite shows was MTV’s …

Samsung Passes Nokia To Become Top Cellphone Maker In The World Samsung Passes Nokia To Become Top Cellphone Maker In The World

Samsung has released their earnings report for the first quarter of 2012, and it seems that for the first time the Korean company has overtaken Finnish rival Nokia to become the top mobile handset maker in the world. Samsung reported …

Monkeypox Scare May Have Been Caused by Bed Bugs

Monkeypox? On an airplane? Sounds like the beginning of a really bad SyFy original movie. Had the rash been on someone like Eric Roberts or Carmen Electra, this whole thing would have been insanely hilarious. Then again, all of that …

Lauren Tannehill is the Trend Winner of the NFL Draft
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While NFL teams were working diligently to replenish their rosters via the NFL Draft, something perhaps unexpected caught the collective masses’ eye: the fiancee of then-Texas A&M quarterback, Ryan Tannehill. When the signal-caller was selected by the Miami Dolphins at …

Chernobyl: Disaster Site Gets Shelter 26 Years Later
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For those old enough to remember the worst man-made disaster in history, yesterday was a time to honor the thousands of victims of the Chernobyl explosion as it marked the 26th anniversary. On April 26th, 1986, a power surge at …

Privat Equity’s 10% Hulu Stake for $200 Million Privat Equity’s 10% Hulu Stake for $200 Million

Providence Equity Partners Inc. bought up a ten percent stake in Hulu, an online streaming video service, in 2007 for about $100 million. Now, the private equity investment firm is ready to part ways with that stake in the company, …

Wolfram|Alpha Brings its Mobile Apps to PC Wolfram|Alpha Brings its Mobile Apps to PC

Wolfram|Alpha announced this week that their line of mobile apps will be made available on PC’s. The apps will be sold in Intel’s app marketplace, AppUp. The Wolfram|Alpha app is already available in AppUp for the price of $2.99. Other …

Leaked Rayman Legends Trailer Shows Off Cool Wii U Tech

Rayman Origins was one of my favorite games from last year. It was a refreshing platformer in an age where we don’t see that many anymore besides the odd Mario title. It was also one of the most absolutely beautiful …

Facebook Threats: Teens Claim They Were Just Joking

In this day and age, it doesn’t make sense to post threats on any social media sites, especially if you’re talking about murdering your classmates. Given the inexplicably large number of school shootings the world has experienced over the past …

FTC Hires Beth Wilkinson in Google Investigation FTC Hires Beth Wilkinson in Google Investigation

For the first time in five years of litigation, the Federal Trade Commission has hired outside legal counsel to head up its antitrust investigation against Google, which denotes the seriousness of its inquiry. The FTC has long been looking into …

Deezer Uses Open Graph To Share Your Jams Deezer Uses Open Graph To Share Your Jams

With the explosion of Spotify, there are other music services that are clamoring for a piece of the lucrative music streaming pie. France-based Deezer is doing quite well for itself despite only being available in only a few countries at …

Brazilian Foxconn Workers Threaten Strike Over Working Conditions Brazilian Foxconn Workers Threaten Strike Over Working Conditions

Workers in Foxconn’s factory in Jundiai, Brazil are threatening to strike over poor working conditions, according to recent reports. The workers claim that Foxconn has not made adequate adjustments to its infrastructure in light of the recent hiring of over …

Google To FCC: We Didn’t Delay Street View Investigations Google To FCC: We Didn’t Delay Street View Investigations

Earlier this month, the FCC decided to issue a $25,000 fine to Google for so-called “delays” in their investigation into Google’s street view-data collecting privacy flareup. Google says they’re going to pay the fine, but they’re not quite sure that …

Zynga First  Quarter 2012 Financial Report Zynga First Quarter 2012 Financial Report

The Zynga first quarter 2012 financial report is in and things are looking really good. Up 15% from Q1 last year, their highest ever bookings at $329 million. Now that’s impressive. Revenue is up 32% year-over-year to $321 million. Adjusted …

Google’s Project Glass Featured on Charlie Rose Google’s Project Glass Featured on Charlie Rose
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Sebastian Thrun, founder of Google X, sat with Charlie Rose this week to talk about the Google Glass Project. Thrun also taked about other projects he is involved in including artificial intelligence research, Google’s self-driving cars, and Udacity, his free …

The AP Links, But For Those Running AP Stories, It’s Up To Them The AP Links, But For Those Running AP Stories, It’s Up To Them

This week, we ran an article about the Associated Press and its linking policies, which pointed out an article that seemed to be doing the kind of thing the organization has historically frowned upon from others – short articles based …

Apple Sales Growth May Plateau in China Apple Sales Growth May Plateau in China

Even though Apple sales in mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan skyrocketed by 300% to $7.9 billion in Q1, a trajectory which would double last year’s total sales of $13.3 billion, some analysts think that this expansion will soon begin …

Bear On A Trampoline: A Redux In Colorado

What is it with bears climbing trees in populated areas? We may never know, but it makes for some hilarious imagery. The wildly popular “bear on a trampoline” video that made rounds on YouTube forever came to mind as soon …

iPhone 5 Rumor: WWDC Logo Provides Clues? iPhone 5 Rumor: WWDC Logo Provides Clues?
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When Apple announced the details about the 2012 Worldwide Developers Conference on Wednesday, it set tongues wagging – or, more accurately, keyboards clicking – all across the internet. While Apple’s announcement all but confirmed that iOS 6 would be announced …

Steve Nash Receives Standing Ovation from Suns Fans

Steve Nash’s future with the Phoenix Suns is still up in the air, so, technically speaking, Wednesday night’s game against San Antonio may be the last he plays with the team. Although there’s still a chance Nash will re-sign, the …

Google Adds More Top Search Query Data Google Adds More Top Search Query Data
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Google has been adding more and more value to their Webmaster tools which really should help those of you just starting a Website or perhaps just need more help in attracting traffic. Either way, one of the best tools available …