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Anonymous Hacks Government Contractors IRC Federal, Claim Today #F*ckFBIFriday Anonymous Hacks Government Contractors IRC Federal, Claim Today #F*ckFBIFriday
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Today another target was hit in the #AntiSec movement, as IT company IRC Federal was attacked by hacktivist group Anonymous. IRC Federal is a government-contracted IT firm that, according to the Anonymous release, boats ties with the FBI, Army, Navy, …

Analyst Weighs in on New Online Poker Bill, Expresses Optimism Analyst Weighs in on New Online Poker Bill, Expresses Optimism
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A new Internet gaming bill was recently introduced to the U.S. House that focuses specifically on poker. The Internet Gambling Prohibition, Poker Consumer Protection, and Strengthening UIGEA Act of 2011, or H.R.2366, would regulate online poker and would create an interstate licensing program for Internet poker websites.

Is Windows 8 Coming Soon? Is Windows 8 Coming Soon?
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As Microsoft continues to work on their upcoming Windows 8 builds, preparing the operating system for the touch generation, is it almost time for a beta version to show up? What about it being released to the manufacturer? Is that …

Mobile Phone Connections: A Visualization Mobile Phone Connections: A Visualization

As society continues its move towards becoming a mobile device world, seeing the level of connectivity of mobile phone users only emphasizes the proliferation. Besides that, the data in these connection reports do a great job demonstrating of who is …

Google+ Asks Businesses to Stay Away… For Now Google+ Asks Businesses to Stay Away… For Now
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Let’s say you have your Google+ profile setup, you’re one of the lucky early invitees. You’ve been using the service for around a week now and you’re quite comfortable with it. You start thinking to yourself that maybe it’s a …

Verizon iPhone 4 Users Catching Up To AT&T Verizon iPhone 4 Users Catching Up To AT&T
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Although AT&T has had the iPhone 4 for almost a year longer than Verizon, the amount of iPhone 4 users on Verizon’s network is quickly catching up to AT&T’s market share. In fact, since launching on February of 2011, iPhone …

What is Facebook Vibes? What is Facebook Vibes?
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By now I’m sure you heard of the Skype-powered Facebook video calling that was announced yesterday, if not you can read more here. Essentially you install a small application and it upgrades your regular old Facebook chat to include a …

No Images of Current NBA Players on NBA.com No Images of Current NBA Players on NBA.com
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When David Stern locks someone out, he really locks them out. Currently, the NBA is under a lockout as owners and players work on a new collective bargaining agreement. This is not breaking news, considering it’s been going on pretty …

Google Plus Invites Open Briefly Last Night, Shut Down By Morning Google Plus Invites Open Briefly Last Night, Shut Down By Morning
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It looks like every time Google decides to let a few more people into Google+, they open the floodgates and then immediately regret their decision. The latest round of open invitations came and went last night, leaving people late to …

News of the World Closes Amid Phone Hacking Scandal News of the World Closes Amid Phone Hacking Scandal
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It has been announced that this coming Sunday, July 10th, will be the final issue of News of the World, the popular 168 year-old British tabloid. News of the matter was made worse when The Guardian published a story indicated …

Casey Anthony To Be Released Next Week, Twitter Responds Casey Anthony To Be Released Next Week, Twitter Responds
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…As only Twitter can. That’s right, Casey Anthony, America’s favorite “not guilty” person — for the moment, anyway — will be a free person this time next week. Needless to say, with the scab of her not guilty verdict not …

iPad HD On The Way? iPad HD On The Way?

The Apple rumor mill is always busy, but it has been especially busy in the last couple of days. Today, we move away from the buzzed about iPhone 5 and turn our focus on the tablet world – the world …

Virtual Supermarket: Would You Grocery Shop With Your Smartphone? Virtual Supermarket: Would You Grocery Shop With Your Smartphone?
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What would you say to shopping at a virtual grocery store, using only a smartphone and two dimensional images of the available items? Would that be enough to make you stop going to actual supermarkets or does the tactile experience …

YouTube Tests Cosmic Panda, A Brand New Design YouTube Tests Cosmic Panda, A Brand New Design

The latest YouTube TestTube experiment is called Cosmic Panda, and it brings a great new look to the YouTube experience. The new design, available to test out at youtube.com/cosmicpanda, changes the way playlists, channels and even standalone videos are presented. …

Is Your Mobile Device Secure? Is Your Mobile Device Secure?
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Mobile devices today are used for just about everything. From gaming to social networking to banking to office tasks – nearly anything you need to do, you can do it on your mobile device. It’s funny to think about, but the phone features are almost secondary with some users.

Top ISPs Adopt Graduated Response to Piracy, Give Users Six Strikes Top ISPs Adopt Graduated Response to Piracy, Give Users Six Strikes
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A couple of weeks ago, we told you about a new anti-piracy campaign being pushed by the National Cable and Telecommunications Association (NCTA). The deal, backed by the music and movie businesses would have major Internet Service Providers sign a …

Apple’s App Store Goes Over 15 Billion Downloads, Despite the Confusion Apple’s App Store Goes Over 15 Billion Downloads, Despite the Confusion
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Apparently, the confusing and misleading name of the Amazon AppStore for Android hasn’t had much of an impact yet, because, according to Apple’s press room, the Apple App Store has exceeded 15 billion application downloads. Considering the gist of Apple’s …

Google+ First Impressions Google+ First Impressions
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Now that I’ve finally been allowed by the grace of God and Google to join their new social network, I thought I’d quickly run through my sub-24 hour membership impressions of Plus. Google+ is first and foremost my third major …

Apple’s Injunction Against Amazon Is Denied Apple’s Injunction Against Amazon Is Denied

Amazon can keep using the phrase “App Store” in its Appstore for Android, which, according to Apple’s recently-filed injunction, it would cause confusion for consumers. This means that, according to Apple, people wouldn’t be able to tell the difference between …

Hulu Owners Committed To Selling Hulu Owners Committed To Selling

It’s no secret that Hulu owners are eager to sale the popular TV and movie streaming service. Sadly, they’re main focus is getting the top dollar amount, not who will be purchasing the service. The future of Hulu is at …

Georgian Teen’s iPad Typing Skills Earn Him Guinness Record Georgian Teen’s iPad Typing Skills Earn Him Guinness Record
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The joke is that there is now a Guinness World Record for everything. If you can do it, they can give you a certificate. And after hearing about this new record, I think that the joke might have some validity. …

Does Viral Marketing Include TV Show Editing? Does Viral Marketing Include TV Show Editing?

As the explosion of social networking completes itself — hey, Mark Zuckerberg agrees — viral marketing is a very real aspect of today’s world. The best examples of successful viral marketing attempts normally comes from movies, with examples like The …

Spotify U.S. Launch Coming Soon Spotify U.S. Launch Coming Soon
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Ready your headphones, kids. Spotify, the European music-streaming service, has officially announced it’s U.S. launch. No, not specifically, but we do know that it is “coming soon.” Go to the spotify.com site and you will be redirected to the coming …

NFL Players, Hollywood Vets Star in Awesome Parody, Field of Dreams 2: NFL Lockout NFL Players, Hollywood Vets Star in Awesome Parody, Field of Dreams 2: NFL Lockout

Today I present to you the next huge viral video, a star-studded fake trailer for the upcoming film Field of Dreams 2: NFL Lockout. “If you build it, they will come” says the mysterious voice to Iowa farmer Taylor Lautner. …