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The Dart Platform: An Introduction To Web Development The Dart Platform: An Introduction To Web Development

There are many languages and platforms when it comes to developing apps for the Web, mobile and servers. One of the languages vying for your attention is Google’s Dart Web development language. Seth Ladd, a developer advocate of Dart and …

Rob Gronkowski Is Warm For Tebow’s Form
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You’ve probably heard of the game “Marry, Shag, or Kill” (here in the states, “shag” is replaced with another, less blog-friendly word); it involves someone giving you three choices in the celebrity world, which you then have to assign to …

Brangelina, Cory Booker, and North Korea

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

Denise Richards Will Appear on “Anger Management”

Charlie Sheen’s new show “Anger Management” on FX premiers on June 28th. The show is based loosely on the movie of the same title that starred Adam Sandler and Jack Nicholson. The show will be a real family matter because …

Keith Moon: Long-Dead Drummer Invited To Play At Olympics

Legendary rock drummer Keith Moon of The Who is still making fans, 34 years after his death. The only problem is, some of them don’t realize he’s dead. Organizers for the 2012 Olympics have requested his presence to play a …

John Calipari’s Key To City Plaque Is Wrought With Misspellings
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While touring the state of Kentucky, showing off the hardware his Kentucky Wildcats basketball team won, head coach John Calipari is being treated as an untouchable, even more so than he was before he captured the school’s eighth championship. Aside …

Facebook “Offers” Now Available for Local Businesses Facebook “Offers” Now Available for Local Businesses
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Facebook began rolling out its “Offers” service to for all business pages this week. The Offers service allows a business to place special offers in the feeds of customers who have previously “liked” that business. The offer will be accompanied …

Valve Might Be Making A Console After All

Valve has been up to something lately. The world famous game developer was rumored only last month to be building a games console to bring PC games to the TV. There was even photographic evidence straight from a Valve employee. …

Beer For Hire: A study In Problem Solving
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A new study published by the University of Illinois at Chicago on the effects of intoxication and problem solving reveals that consuming moderate amounts of beer can stimulate enhanced problem-soling abilities. The study titled, Uncorking the Muse, fed participants beer …

Why Friday the 13th is Considered Unlucky
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Why are there so many superstitions around Friday the 13th? This is the question that I will attempt to answer in this article. To begin with, numerologists considered the number 13 to be irregular. Friday was named for the Norse …

Obama American Flag Angers More People
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The Obama American flag is apparently on tour with people bound and determined to anger as many people as possible by desecrating the American flag. This time it is in the South Jersey area near Philadelphia. Wes Kennedy, of the …

Injunction Against iCloud Push Notifications Upheld In Germany Injunction Against iCloud Push Notifications Upheld In Germany

In early February we brought you news that Motorola had won an injunction involving the use of push email notifications with iCloud. A German court ruled that Apple’s push notification system infringed on one of Motorola’s patents, and issued a …

I’m Glad Facebook Doesn’t Tell Me Who Unfriended Me I’m Glad Facebook Doesn’t Tell Me Who Unfriended Me
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I’ve been on Facebook since the first summer I was given a University address in 2004. Yep, back in ye olde days, you had to have that .edu email address to even register. It was a good time – perhaps …

Spotify Sees Sales of $887 Million Spotify Sees Sales of $887 Million

Regardless of Spotify’s strained negotiation with the artists whose content it streams, the company reported a turnover of $887 million so far this year, according to CEO Daniel Ek, during an interview with Swedish newspaper Dagens Industri today. In 2011, …

Modern Dramas Recut as Vintage Sitcoms

Back in the eighties and nineties corniness was often times mistaken for comedy. Sadly we live a much harsher time. America has grownup. No longer are the days when a well timed pun sent an audience into an uproarious laughter. …

Demand Progress Clowns Mark Zuckerberg Demand Progress Clowns Mark Zuckerberg
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The backlash against Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook over the company’s support for the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act, otherwise known as CISPA, has been fairly quiet. Yes, the new media got ahold of it, but the public reaction has …

Emma Watson Tramp Stamp: “Hermione” Gets Wild New Bad-Girl Makeover

Actress Emma Watson, who is best known for her portrayal of Harry Potter character Hermione Granger in the insanely successful films, has gotten a bit of a bad-girl makeover for a role in Sofia Coppola’s film “The Bling Ring“, and …

Vermont Governor Outruns Four Bears Barefoot!

Not to be outdone by Newark mayor Cory Booker’s rescue of a woman from a burning building, Vermont governor Peter Shumlin outran four bears. The 56-year-old Democrat woke Wednesday night to the sound of bears in his back yard, getting …

“Need For Speed” Racing To The Theaters

I enjoy EA’s Need for Speed franchise as much as the next guy. They’re fun racing games that know their audience without going too far into arcade or simulation gameplay. I never played the games for any kind of story, …

The World of Lost Smartphones [Infographic]

Earlier today I reported on what happens to the information on our cellphones when they are lost or stolen and what you can do to protect yourself. Now I would like to present you with an infographic on lost smartphones; …

Grandma Takes a Lightsaber to Dubstep [VIDEO]

With the EA’s Star Wars: The Old Republic MMO on hold today due to a patch-related mix-up, you may be hard-up for your Star Wars fix. You’ll be happy, then, to see this video portraying one older woman’s lightsaber skills: …

Jada Pinkett Smith Speaks Out Against Divorce Rumors
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Actress Jada Pinkett-Smith is the matriarch of a very talented family; her husband Will is the rapper-actor formerly known as the Fresh Prince, her daughter Willow is a tween sensation in the music world, and her son Jaden is making …

Awesome Minimalist Book Covers FTW
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If you liked Awesome Minimalist Disney Posters FTW, you will love these book covers by the same artist: Rowan Stocks-Moore. This guy is a genius. You should take the time to view more of his work. Or stop by his …

Hayden Panettiere is Big on Public Displays of Affection
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Hayden Panettiere embraced her Jets boyfriend Scotty McKnight while they were in Hawaii on Sunday. One activity that the couple enjoyed during their break was tennis. One source told US Weekly that she was driven to outplay her boy-toy, “She’s …