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Facebook Has A QR Code on its Roof Facebook Has A QR Code on its Roof
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Facebook employees have painted a massive QR code onto the roof of Facebook’s new offices in Menlo Park, California. Scanning the code points users to this (get it, FB code?)page, which then links to the Facebook QR Code page. From …

Heat Map Sightseeing With Google Earth Heat Map Sightseeing With Google Earth

When you’re getting ready to travel, or go out and about, normally, people want to go where the action is. Granted, there are those of us who want to get away from it all, and vacation accordingly, but there are …

In-Depth Study of Online Ad Delivery In-Depth Study of Online Ad Delivery

In the cVE Charter Study from ComScore, involving online advertising campaigns for 12 national advertisers, we are seeing that a large number of ad campaigns are not going to plan and the quality of ad delivery is varying greatly. The …

Gingrich & Santorum Bashed By White House Advisor After Obama Comments

During a press conference on Friday, President Obama expressed his concern for the parents of Trayvon Martin, the 17-year old boy who was shot and killed last month and whose killer has yet to be arrested. Obama said when he …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Talks About Being A Meme
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Neil deGrasse Tyson is a widely respected astrophysicist and authority on many things science. His job, as of now, is to direct the Hayden Planetarium at the Rose Center for Earth and Space. He’s also an author and frequent guest …

Anna Faris and Celebrities Are Deeply Hurt by Mean Tweets

To commemorate Twitter’s sixth anniversary Jimmy Kimmel arranged for several celebrities including Will Ferrell, Jamie Bell, and Anna Faris to read tweets that make fun of them. Jimmy Kimmel opened the sequence by saying, “One of the interesting things about …

The Most Powerful Colors On The Web [Infographic] The Most Powerful Colors On The Web [Infographic]
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This great infographic about the most powerful colors in the world comes to us from ColourLovers.com and features colors from the top 100 internet brands worldwide. It reveals some interesting trends in design. Colorlovers had specific goals in mind when …

Using Twitter To Predict Stock Market Using Twitter To Predict Stock Market

A University of California, Riverside professor and several other researchers have developed a model [PDF] that uses data from Twitter to help predict the traded volume and value of a stock the following day. A trading strategy based on the …

What Prescription Drugs Are Doing to Your Brain [Infographic]
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I had a friend in college tell me once that she was glad she never got into doing drugs. She then took a long pull on her third Mountain Dew of the night and put a cigarette back up to …

Microsoft Proposes A Better Web With HTTP 2.0 Microsoft Proposes A Better Web With HTTP 2.0

If you ask people who have broadband Internet right now, they will probably say it’s pretty fast. The Web could be faster though and the answer lies in HTTP 2.0. The Internet Engineering Task Force is holding meetings on HTTP …

New iPad Passes China’s Quality Control New iPad Passes China’s Quality Control

China granted regulatory approval to Apple for its new iPad last week, which indicates the company plans to formally release the device in that country. The China Quality Certification Center gave the tablet China Compulsory Certification, which afforded the mandatory …

“The Hunger Games” Has Devoured The Box Office!

The young teen book “The Hunger Games” has proven to be a box office stud, opening with the 3rd highest opening of all time and the highest non summer release of all time. The Hunger Games has devoured the box …

Facebook Profile Hijackers Post Extensions In The Chrome Web Store Facebook Profile Hijackers Post Extensions In The Chrome Web Store
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Google’s Chrome browser has grown immensely in popularity in the three years since its release. Though still playing a distinct second fiddle to Microsoft’s Internet Explorer, Chrome has become one of the most popular browsers in the world – even …

Transcendental Meditation: Oprah Recommends It For Employees
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Oprah Winfrey devoted her show last night to the topic of transcendental mediation after visiting the Maharishi University in Fairfield, Iowa. It’s a topic she’s familiar with since discovering the benefits of the practice last year and sharing it with …

Bill Self Brings Kansas to the Final Four
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Bill Self succeeded Roy Williams as coach of the Kansas Jayhawks and ever since then he has been overburdened with questions about Williams. Over the weekend, Williams had the opportunity to answer questions about Self and being defeated by the …

Google, Oracle Ordered To Discuss Patent Settlements Before Trial Google, Oracle Ordered To Discuss Patent Settlements Before Trial

Ahead of a Java’s patent lawsuit against Google scheduled for April 16, a judge ordered on Friday that executives from both companies convene in order to discuss a potential settlement. Despite previous failed attempts to arrive at a settlement, Judge …

Google Ordered To Suspend Autocomplete In Japan Google Ordered To Suspend Autocomplete In Japan
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Update: A Google spokesperson gave us the following statement: “A Japanese court issued a provisional order requesting Google to delete specific terms from Autocomplete. The judge did not require Google to completely suspend the Autocomplete function. Google is currently reviewing …

Angry Birds Space Tops 10 Million Downloads

Angry Birds Space has achieved 10 million downloads over the weekend. The company Tweeted the news this morning. They have not said how many of those downloads reflect the free version, which is available for Android devices. The game has …

Gallagher Suffers Another Heart Attack

Legendary prop comic Gallagher has suffered another mild heart attack, four days after being discharged from a Dallas-area hospital where he was recuperating from a separate heart attack. Allegedly, the comedian ran out of the medication he was taking, and …

Sustainability As A Strategy: SAP Report 2011 Sustainability As A Strategy: SAP Report 2011

Sustainable solutions are more important than ever, not just from a conservation standpoint, but from an efficiency standpoint as well. Who doesn’t want to minimize waste and avoid poor investments? There are better ways to do business that guarantee better …

LiveCycle Enterprise Suite 3 Announced By Adobe LiveCycle Enterprise Suite 3 Announced By Adobe

Adobe LiveCycle helps businesses and governments automate document creation and other business processes. With the new release of LiveCycle Enterprise Suite 3, Adobe is promising software that can help organizations and government agencies “extend the value of existing business systems …

Arnold Palmer Hospitalized, Misses Tiger Woods’ Win
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Golf legend Arnold Palmer was taken to the hospital yesterday after his blood pressure rose as a side effect of his medication. “It wasn’t anything to do with any ailments or any discomfort he felt,” Alastair Johnston, Palmer’s longtime business …

The Apocalypse Isn’t Happening Anytime Soon [Infographic]
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We got word today that a bunch of new agers are climbing a mountain in France. They’re doing this to communicate with aliens who will save them from extinction when the world ends on December 21, 2012. It turns out …

Justin Bieber: “Boyfriend”, Boxing, and Blood

Teen heartthrob Justin Bieber is changing up his image a bit, but it comes at a price. The 18-year old has certainly done some growing up in the past year or so, and a new photo shoot for Complex Magazine …