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80 Year Old Woman is Forced to Land a Plane After Hubby Collapses

An 80-year-old Wisconsin woman was forced to land a plane immediately after her pilot husband collapsed in front of her. The woman had no flying experience whatsoever and called on the radio for help. The Northeast Wisconsin airport center sent …

Google Wallet Engineer Moves to Square Inc. Google Wallet Engineer Moves to Square Inc.

Robert Van Behren, co-founding engineer of the Google Wallet, has left his position with the technology giant as of January and joined the ranks of Square Inc. As you may remember, we have been following Square and founder Jack Dorsey …

Playstation Vita System Update 1.65 Detailed

The latest edition to Sony’s Playstation Vita is the new firmware update v1.65. The update will include several fixes and a couple of added features. These are the new things being offered by the firmware update. There are four “major” …

White House Code Sprint Invites Developers To Build Job Search Apps White House Code Sprint Invites Developers To Build Job Search Apps

Summer quickly approaches and while the season’s arrival heralds three months of unadulterated slothing and maybe some vacations for most students, many will take the opportunity to get some much needed job experience. To hopefully ease of the formative experience …

TripAdvisor Complains To EU About Google Ahead Of Antitrust Decision TripAdvisor Complains To EU About Google Ahead Of Antitrust Decision
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Does this headline sound familiar? It should, because it’s exactly the same as the one I used in an article a few days ago, except for the first word. Last time, it was Expedia filing a complaint. Now, it’s TripAdvisor. …

Paul Sciarra Explains Pinterest Departure Paul Sciarra Explains Pinterest Departure

It was recently reported that Pinterest co-founder Paul Sciarra was leaving the company within the next week or two, though reasons for his departure remained vague. Then, late last night, Sciarra confirmed and lightly explained his resignation in a blog …

Orcs Must Die! 2 Announcement Trailer Unveiled
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Robot Entertainment has unveiled a trailer for its sequel to their popular indie-game Orcs Must Die! The sequel, cleverly named Orcs Must Die! 2, will follow the formula of the original game. Players will defend a fortress against waves of …

What Facebook Would Have Looked Like in the Early ’90s [Video]

I like getting nostalgic for the old internet. It was slower, less organized, and a lot more DIY, and at one point you couldn’t even illegally download songs from it. But somehow it was just what I needed back then, …

Oaksterdam: Marijuana University Raided By Feds
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Richard Lee, who founded and runs a school–Oaksterdam–to train people in the marijuana industry, saw his university and private residence raided yesterday after D.E.A. agents served him a search warrant. The agents took stacks of paperwork and files along with …

Hillary Duff: Instagram Pic of Baby Luca’s Tiny Feet

Early in her pregnancy Hillary Duff went on the Ellen Degeneres show to reveal the sex of her baby. Ellen had some good old fashioned fun by putting Hillary through a ring, key, and hands test. The host held a …

IBM Tapped to Handle Radio Telescope Data IBM Tapped to Handle Radio Telescope Data

Upon completion, the Square Kilometre Array will be the largest radio telescope on Earth, and will allow scientists to explore the furthest reaches of the universe, and take a look back some 13 billion years. Still, the SKA won’t be …

Oakland School Shootings: 7 Students Killed Execution-Style

A disgruntled former nursing student of Oikos University walked into classrooms yesterday and shot seven people who were attending class, officials say. He also wounded three others. Oakland police used Twitter to broadcast a description of Goh before apprehending him …

Social Networking Sites Can Predict Your Risk of STD
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Just when you thought Facebook stalking couldn’t get any creepier, a researcher from the University of North Carolina has suggested that social networking sites could be the key to predicting and slowing the spread of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Peter …

Joey Votto Lands Record Multi-Million Deal With Reds

Sorry, Dodgers; Votto isn’t going anywhere. The 28-year old first baseman has been on L.A.’s most wanted list for a while, considering he was about to be a free agent. But talks of securing him came to an end after …

Groupon Draws SEC’s Eye, Forks Out $8.5 Million To Settle String Of Lawsuits Groupon Draws SEC’s Eye, Forks Out $8.5 Million To Settle String Of Lawsuits

Late on Friday, Groupon issued a press release revising its earnings report, which was initially released in February. As previously reported, lawyers immediately started seeking complaints against the company. In fact, one press release from law firm Federman & Sherwood …

“Rock of Ages” Second Trailer Now Online

In the latest trailer for New Line’s musical “Rock of Ages” Tom Cruise takes center stage as Stacee Jaxx, lead singer of the band Arsenal. The new extended trailer gives us our first glimpse of Russell Brand, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Malin …

Is Cyber Warfare Imminent, Or Is the Hype Overblown? Is Cyber Warfare Imminent, Or Is the Hype Overblown?
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Is cybersecurity one of your top concerns? Whatever your opinion might be, the government has taken a particularly strong interest in it lately, as security breaches appear to be on the rise. In recent years, the U.S. has seen corporations …

Stephen Hawking’s Brain Recorded by the ‘iBrain’
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The New York Times published an article yesterday about the iBrain, a portable EEG device meant to record electricity in the brain. Using algorithms developed by Dr. Philip Low, the device could be able to decipher messages from the brain …

#LexingtonPoliceScanner Provides Best Post Game Entertainment Ever
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Unless you’ve lived in Lexington, KY for an extended period of time then you just can’t understand what UK basketball means to the fans in the state. When you’re born here, most likely you come into the world with UK …

Angry Birds Cartoon Set For Fall 2012

Rovio Mobile have been really busy lately! A wildly successful sequel to their awesome “Angry Birds” game, a theme park, an acquisition and expansion, and now a cartoon that will lead up to the movie. The company will be making …

iPhone 5 Coming In June, Says Foxconn Recruiter iPhone 5 Coming In June, Says Foxconn Recruiter
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Well, this is an interesting bit of news. It seems a recruiter for Foxconn, the company that manufactures most of Apple’s products, has said in an interview that the iPhone 5 (or “new iPhone,” as it will likely be called), …

‘Breaking Bad’ Goes ‘Mad Men’ With Opening Credits

It wasn’t long ago that we showed you the Mad Men promo spoofs for the new season of South Park. It seems Trey Parker and Matt Stone aren’t the only ones who see potential in the unique opening sequence. This …

AOL CEO Tim Armstrong Signs Four Year Deal AOL CEO Tim Armstrong Signs Four Year Deal

Starting March 29th 2012 AOL CEO Tim Armstrong begins a new four year contract. Approved on the 28th by the compensation committee, Armstrong will be entitled to a $1 million annual salary plus bonuses which could reach to two times …

Google Acquires TxVia To Bolster Google Wallet Google Acquires TxVia To Bolster Google Wallet

Google announced last night that it has acquired TxVia, a payments technology company, which will become part of Google Wallet. “Since 2008, TxVia has supported the management of more than 100 million accounts,” says Osama Bedier, Vice President of Wallet …