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Far Cry 3 Multiplayer Footage Released

We get our first look at Far Cry 3′s multiplayer today with a narrated 5 minute long video! The video focuses on a capture the flag type game and shows a bunch of cool things like the stabbing mechanisms(BF3) and …

Internet Addiction Infographic Raises Awareness

One study titled “Microstructure Abnormalities in Adolescents with Internet Addiction Disorder” from PLoS One concluded that adolescents with Internet Addiction Disorder: Had multiple structural changes in the brain. The gray matter atrophy and white matter FA changes of some brain …

Ashton Kutcher Wants An Oscar For The Steve Jobs Biopic
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I think that we can all agree on our initial reaction to the news that Ashton Kutcher was set to portray Steve Jobs in an upcoming biopic. “What?” But after everyone settled down and it was confirmed that it wasn’t …

Smartphone Popularity Linked To Increase Of Identity Theft Smartphone Popularity Linked To Increase Of Identity Theft

Face it: the world has been changed by the omnipresent pocket bulge known as a smartphone. Once upon a time, people indexed phone numbers of their friends into nature’s smartphone, i.e., your brain, but seriously, can you actually recite a …

Give Your Stuff Away on the New Startup Givmo Give Your Stuff Away on the New Startup Givmo
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Like so many people, you are probably doing a little spring cleaning this time of year. And like so many, you are probably wondering what to do with all your old junk. That is where Givmo comes into play. Givmo …

Facebook Open Graph: These Apps Prove Its Worth Facebook Open Graph: These Apps Prove Its Worth

Open Graph is obviously important to Facebook and its partners. It allows brands to personally connect with its users on a level previously unheard of. While some people don’t like some of the features that came along with Open Graph …

Microsoft Holds Internal SEO Conference Microsoft Holds Internal SEO Conference

This photo is courtesy of Danny Sullivan who spoke at this week’s Microsoft SEO conference for employees at the firm. He and others presented at the event and posted the photo on Twitter afterwards. Only Microsoft employees were allowed at …

EA Voted “Worst Company in America”

Readers have voted Electronic Arts (EA) the “Worst Company in America” in The Consumerist’s 2012 poll. The videogame publisher won out against last year’s winner, Bank of America in the final round of The Consumerist’s yearly March-madness style tournament poll. …

PayPal Payments Launches With Standard, Advanced And Pro Versions PayPal Payments Launches With Standard, Advanced And Pro Versions

PayPal announced the launch of PayPal Payments, which is a single product with three tiers of functionality for small businesses in the U.S. The tiers are Standard (free), Advanced ($5 a month) and Pro ($30 a month). Her’s the full …

Philadelphia Councilman Says Blowing $29K on Tweets Justified Philadelphia Councilman Says Blowing $29K on Tweets Justified

Philadelphia at-large councilman Jim Kenney is reportedly spending almost $29K in taxpayer money this year for a company to perfect his social media strategy. Said social media marketing company Chatterblast is being paid to monitor his Facebook and Twitter accounts, …

Twitter Wedding: Tweet Garners Donations For “Dream Wedding”
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Imagine planning for months, spending time and money to get everything just right for your big day, and agonizing over every little detail–from the tablecloths to the bridesmaid’s gifts–only to have it all almost ruined in an instant by an …

Joe Flacco Blasted For Saying He’s “Best QB” In NFL
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There’s a lot of ego floating around in the NFL, and for good reason; athletes get paid millions of dollars for skills most of us commoners only dream of having, and they get the big contracts because they perform consistently …

Online Dating Characteristics [Infographic]
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Online dating is not an unheard-of term anymore, but is very commonplace now in today’s society. I am sure you know of at least one couple that met on the internet, or is in a long-distance relationship and uses the …

86-Year-Old Gymnast Dominates the Parallel Bars

This viral video from Mainz, Germany will put you to shame for ever complaining about growing old. Take a tip from 86-year-old retiree Johanna Quass, who has stayed healthy in her senior years by practicing daily on the parallel bars. …

Google Maps Analytics For Business Opens Up Troves Of New Site Data Google Maps Analytics For Business Opens Up Troves Of New Site Data

Google Analytics is an invaluable tool for any business working on developing their brand in how it allows businesses to study many different variables such as where the web traffic is coming from, how much time was spent on their …

Apple Has Master Decryption Key For iCloud Apple Has Master Decryption Key For iCloud

Data you store in iCloud is safe from most outsiders, but Apple retains the ability to decrypt and access any data stored on in iCloud’s servers, a recent report has found. The master decryption key allows Apple access to all …

Austin Carroll Serial Offender?
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We reported earlier that Austin Carroll, a teen from Indiana was expelled from school after he tweeted the F bomb late at night. His commentary had nothing to do with the school. His cursing was not even directed at anyone …

Deliver Updates Through Pinned Sites For Windows 8 Deliver Updates Through Pinned Sites For Windows 8
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If you’ve been taking part in the Windows 8 consumer preview, you’ve most likely noticed pinned sites on the Metro interface. It’s essentially the bookmark of the Metro interface by allowing users to pin their favorite sites to the Metro …

Obama, Uhura Tells Us To Live Long, Prosper

The picture in question has hit its “viral” stage popularity, and considering the people in it, as well as the subject matter, it only makes sense. It’s not often we get to see the Leader of the Free World and …

Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson: Letter To His Employees Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson: Letter To His Employees

You’ve got it, Yahoo! officially confirmed their “real changes” and huge restructuring and downsizing of the internet giant today. Now, Scott Thompson CEO of Yahoo has issued a letter to his employees regarding the changes at Yahoo, obtained by the …

What Will the FTC’s Privacy Framework Do? What Will the FTC’s Privacy Framework Do?

When the Federal Trade Commission released its final report on privacy last week, it made several recommendations for the future of privacy. Thus far, it has received both praise and criticism for the framework it laid out.

Flickr Partners With Aviary For Photo Editing Wizardry Flickr Partners With Aviary For Photo Editing Wizardry

Flickr’s given users some sparkling new tools with how they can edit photos on the site thanks to a new partnership with web-based photo editing service Aviary. Aviary has been around as an app for both iOS and Android devices …

Minecraft Maker Creating New Science Fiction Game

Minecraft creator Markus Persson (a.k.a. ‘Notch’) has announced sparse details on a new game he is working on with Swedish indie-game development house Mojang. Some details of the game were made available as an April fool’s joke, but it turns …

Maria Sharapova Signs 3 Year Endorsement Deal with Samsung Maria Sharapova Signs 3 Year Endorsement Deal with Samsung

Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova has recently signed a 3 year endorsement contract with Samsung electronics, to promote the company’s smartphone, tablet and TV products. At present, the contract only covers her native Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States, …