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Robotics: Nano-sized Air Force of the Future? [Video] Robotics: Nano-sized Air Force of the Future? [Video]

K-Team Robotics has done some amazing stuff with nano quadrotor flying vehicles. This video shows the progress they have made in coordinating and controlling these small machines. The quadrotors move like a swarm, flying in formation, including three-dimensional formations and …

Google+ Tops 100 Million Users, Could Have 400+ Million By Year’s End Google+ Tops 100 Million Users, Could Have 400+ Million By Year’s End
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Unofficial Google+ statistician Paul Allen (Ancestry.com founder) has been projecting Google+ user stats since day one. And his big news on Wednesday is that Google+ has busted through the 100 million user barrier. This comes just under two weeks after …

Romanian Hacker Sells Secrets

The U.S. Embassy in Bucharest explained to the Associated press yesterday that a 20 year old information technology student has hacked into several Pentagon and NASA servers. They claim the attacker: “used sophisticated hacking tools to gain unauthorized access to …

Wikileaks Founder Supreme Court Appeal Begins Wikileaks Founder Supreme Court Appeal Begins

Wikileaks editor Julian Assange is appealing to the Supreme Court in the U.K. to prevent extradition to Sweden. ZDNet is reporting that Assange’s lawyers are laying out their arguments today to the seven law lords of the Supreme Court. The …

Twitter Roundup: Florida Primary Results Twitter Roundup: Florida Primary Results

Mitt Romney’s win in the Florida GOP primary race was no surprise. And, there has been a not-so-surprising dearth of responses on Twitter from regular folks. Everyone, especially Newt Gingrich, was just ready to move on to the next one. …

Lexmark Reveals New Line of Inkjet Printers Lexmark Reveals New Line of Inkjet Printers
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On Monday, January 31st, Lexmark International revealed its new inkjet printer designed for businesses. It originates from the company’s decision to target business customers with its line of printers. The OfficeEdge series of printers is targeted for small and medium …

Sandberg Says Women Around The World Suffer From An “Ambition Gap” Sandberg Says Women Around The World Suffer From An “Ambition Gap”

Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer for Facebook, spoke recently at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. She discussed what she called an “ambition gap” that affects women around the world. In developed countries this gap is found at the …

Google’s Privacy Change: Much Ado About Nothing? Google’s Privacy Change: Much Ado About Nothing?

Are you tired of paying for Google’s services, even after they announce a major overhaul of their privacy policy? Oh, wait. You don’t actually pay anything to use Google. So much for that. Perhaps opting out is too difficult a …

California Teacher Faces Charges For Feeding Children Semen
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Authorities began investigating a third grade teacher at Miramonte Elementary School in Los Angeles, California last year after being tipped-off by a local film developer. Strange pictures of children blindfolded with bugs in their mouths, cockroaches on their faces, and …

Google+ Wins Best Social Application At The Crunchies Google+ Wins Best Social Application At The Crunchies

Google has plenty to boast about when it comes to Google+. Last week, they announced that the new social network had surpassed 90 million users. They service is breaking through on a cultural level, as major players have begun to …

AOL’s Tim Armstrong On: Project Devil, Patches’ Success & TechCrunch “Chaos” AOL’s Tim Armstrong On: Project Devil, Patches’ Success & TechCrunch “Chaos”

Following up with their company’s financial earnings being released this morning, Tim Armstrong, AOL CEO and Chairman, and Arte Minson, AOL CFO, took some time this morning to conduct a Q&A with the media about the implications of the Q4 …

Blogger Redirect Makes Censorship Easier For Google Blogger Redirect Makes Censorship Easier For Google

Much like Twitter’s recent announcement concerning country-specific censorship, Google is getting on the fun by redirecting Blogger blogs to country-specific URLs. This means if you are in India and you’re trying to navigate to a Blogger.com blog, you will, in …

Best Buy Super Bowl Ad To Ditch Celebs For Tech Inventors Best Buy Super Bowl Ad To Ditch Celebs For Tech Inventors
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Apparently, Best Buy thinks Silicon Valley inventors make the best spokespeople, and are willing to bank on that at this year’s Super Bowl. Best Buy’s Super Bowl advertisement, which will appear during the third commercial break of the 1st quarter …

14 Year-old Boy Beaten by Thug Schoolmates 14 Year-old Boy Beaten by Thug Schoolmates

Two teens are likely to face charges after recently, brutally beating one of their schoolmates. The teens videoed themselves horrifically beating the subject with their cellphone. The more disturbing thing is, when the teens posted the video to their Facebook, …

iTV: Apple Talking To Major Component Suppliers iTV: Apple Talking To Major Component Suppliers

Apple has apparently contacted at least one manufacturer of HDTV displays as it prepares its long-rumored iTV. Analyst Gene Munster of Piper Jaffray said in a note to investors yesterday that Apple had asked at least one “major TV component …

Don Cornelius, Soul Train Creator, Dead in Apparent Suicide Don Cornelius, Soul Train Creator, Dead in Apparent Suicide
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Don Cornelius, creator and host of TV’s “Soul Train” was found dead from an apparent suicide this morning. Cornelius’ “Soul Train” ran for 35 years in syndication and focused primarily on soul, R&B and hip hop music. Cornelius hosted 22 …

Facebook IPO May Be Slightly Delayed Facebook IPO May Be Slightly Delayed
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All you eager people waiting to cash in on Facebook’s IPO may have to wait one more day. The rumor being passed around by several sources is that Facebook won’t be filing its IPO until this afternoon according to All …

Facebook Offers Something New To Advertisers And Users Facebook Offers Something New To Advertisers And Users
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If you get sick of sifting through ads that don’t have any relevancy to your life and are products you’ll never buy, the answer is on the way. Facebook has found a way for advertisers to target consumers based on …

TED Announces TED2013 WorldWide Auditions TED Announces TED2013 WorldWide Auditions

In an effort to broaden the scope of content and presenters at their conference next year, TED (Technology Entertainment and Design) announced that they’ll be holding public auditions throughout the world in order to put together a their first crowd-sourced …

Device That Reads Minds May Become a Reality Device That Reads Minds May Become a Reality
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Have you ever wondered what or if a coma patient was thinking? Have you ever wanted to read someone’s mind or have your own mind read? Well, it seems your curiosity could be answered. A device that measures brain waves …

Principal Who Turned Blind Eye To Cinnamon Challenge Placed On Leave Principal Who Turned Blind Eye To Cinnamon Challenge Placed On Leave
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I wonder how much pain and embarrassment has been caused by the words “I bet you can’t do that?” I bet you can’t jump over that. I bet you can’t drink all that. I bet you can’t eat all of …

Pirate Bay Founders’ Appeal To Sweden Supreme Court Rejected Pirate Bay Founders’ Appeal To Sweden Supreme Court Rejected

After a long battle, it looks like The Pirate Bay faces its first major loss today. TorrentFreak is reporting that the Sweden Supreme Court rejected the appeal of the four founders of The Pirate Bay. The current prison sentences and …

Red Box To Defy Warner Brothers Rental Delay Red Box To Defy Warner Brothers Rental Delay

In what could be one of the more misguided business decisions since home entertainment became a much more viable thing, thanks in large part to consumers being allowed to rent movies. Specifically, new releases for the home entertainment market. Recently, …

First BlackBerry 10 Image Hits The Web First BlackBerry 10 Image Hits The Web

BlackBerry fans everywhere have been eagerly anticipating the new BlackBerry 10 smartphone since RIM announced the BlackBerry 10 operating system back in October. Now it looks like a photo of the phone may have been leaked. The above image was …