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Cartoon Characters Die Strange Deaths in Berlin Art Exhibit

I call this one “Hangy the Pooh”. These pictures are taken from a Berlin art show titled “Broken Heroes”, by Patricia Waller. These crocheted wonders are sure to give you nightmares at any age. “This show is about heroes and …

Left Eye To Make Posthumous Appearance On TLC Reunion Tour
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Lisa “Left Eye” Lopez was as well known in the ’90s for her outlandish fashion sense (condom eyepatch, anyone?) and violent temper (she burned down her boyfriend’s house after an argument) as she was for her musical ability, but she …

Nintendo Posts First Ever Annual Loss Due To Slow 3DS Sales
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Remember when Nintendo was on top of the world raking in all that money with the Nintendo DS and the Wii? You might want to remember those days fondly because Nintendo won’t be seeing them for a while. With struggling …

Steve Jobs Had A Willy Wonka Golden Ticket Idea Steve Jobs Had A Willy Wonka Golden Ticket Idea

Since the death of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, various little anecdotes abouts the deeply private man have come to the surface. Many were revealed in Walter Isaacson’s bestselling biography, but stories about Jobs have come from all directions. Today’s revelation …

Draw Something Comes to Kindle Fire

OMGPOP’s Draw Something is now available for Kindle Fire, with its launch on the Amazon Appstore. Both free and paid versions will be available for download. Amazon Appstore announced the release in this tweet late last night. @amazonappstoreAmazon AppstoreBe drawsome! …

Flickr Updates Uploadr Flickr Updates Uploadr

Image and video hosting site Flikr, currently home to over 7 billion photos, has just updated its uploader interface, aptly called Uploadr. The changes come of the heels of Flickr’s partnership with social networking portal Meetup.com, to better connect its …

Having Sexy Facebook Friends Boosts Your Popularity Having Sexy Facebook Friends Boosts Your Popularity

This just in from the Weather Desk: new study shows that the key to being popular on Facebook is to collect attractive friends! Two researchers in the Netherlands conducted a study with 78 Facebook-using students to seek the answer to …

iMac Touch Gets The Concept Video Treatment iMac Touch Gets The Concept Video Treatment

We tend to take the touchscreen technology in the iPhone (and other iOS devices) for granted these days. When the original iPhone launched in 2007, though, it was a pretty big deal. What’s more, it sparked all manner of speculation …

What If The Internet Released A Greatest Hits Album?

What if the internet released a greatest hits album? Well that is a question asked and answered by Joey Spiotto. THis awesome fake album cover features a lot of awesome stuff from over the years. Some things that are featured …

Google in Talks With Detroit Automakers Over Self-Driving Car Technology Google in Talks With Detroit Automakers Over Self-Driving Car Technology
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The Detroit News, a newspaper in Detroit, is reporting that Google is currently in talks with automakers to bring self-driving car technology to market. Anthony Levandowski, the head of Google’s driverless car project, made a speech at the Society of …

White House Openly Opposes CISPA, Threatens To Veto White House Openly Opposes CISPA, Threatens To Veto

Last week, we reported on a White House representative publicly denouncing CISPA. It seemed odd then that CISPA was never officially called out in the denouncement. Well, the White House has finally come out with an official letter detailing their …

WWDC, Paul Newman, and Speed Stick

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 …

Zynga’s ZombieSmash! Allows Players to Crush the Undead
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There are tons of zombie games currently cluttering the video game market, yet I continue to purchase and play them regardless of how much I complain about the fact that there are tons of zombie games currently cluttering the video …

Hulu Announces New Gay and Lesbian Genre Category Hulu Announces New Gay and Lesbian Genre Category

Streaming video platform Hulu has just announced the inclusion of 4 new shows to its lineup of original content, and now the company has unveiled its new Gay and Lesbian genre category. Hulu presently offers GLAAD-recognized, award-winning titles like Paris …

Chrome OS Will Get Google Drive Integration Chrome OS Will Get Google Drive Integration

Yesterday Google launched its new Google Docs replacement/Dropbox competitor Google Drive. The new service retains all the functionality of Google Docs, while also allowing users to store files of any kind. They even promise that eventually users will be able …

Matt Cutts Talks About How Google Handles Ajax Matt Cutts Talks About How Google Handles Ajax
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Google’s Matt Cutts put up a new Webmaster Help video, discussing how Google deals with Ajax. He takes on the following user-submitted question: How effective is Google now at handling content supplied via Ajax, is this likely to improve in …

Square Increases Payment Volume by 25% Square Increases Payment Volume by 25%

As you may already know, Square Inc., the new mobile card reader and payment service, is becoming more popular with merchants. In fact, they have increased their payment volume by 25% since March. Currently they are processing payments at an …

Diablo 3 Launch Will Feature Many Global Events
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After a long wait, the time for Diablo 3 is almost here and Blizzard has announced several, global launch events for the release Diablo III which kick off on the evening of May 14. for retail partners in the US, …

Google Launches Mobile Playbook Google Launches Mobile Playbook

With mobile internet usage skyrocketing, Google’s Mobile Ads Blog just

Jennifer Garner Looks Amazing After 3 Kids

As a mom, I know how difficult it can be to get back into shape after giving birth. After all, you’ve had nine months to eat freely (well, some of you have; like a growing number of women, I had …

App Engine 1.6.5 Released, Brings New Datastore Features App Engine 1.6.5 Released, Brings New Datastore Features

Many businesses and developers rely on Google’s App Engine to deliver their content to the Web. It’s a good thing then that Google is not being lazy with constant updates being made to the platform. Yesterday marked the release of …

Google Maps Gives 19 More Cities 45° Imagery Google Maps Gives 19 More Cities 45° Imagery

Google Maps has updated the imagery for 19 more cities so as to offer 45° angles in addition to the standard 90° view. This round, there are 8 international locations and 11 locations in the United States. This update is …

Ark People-Search Engine Raises $4.2 Million Ark People-Search Engine Raises $4.2 Million
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Liz Gannes over at All Things D is reporting that “people-search” engine Ark has just raised $4.2 million during its recent seed round. Ark is a website that promises to help searchers find old acquaintances and new friends based on …

George Zimmerman’s Website Has Been Taken Down
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File this one under “I’m surprised it didn’t happen sooner”. The Sun-Sentinel is reporting that George Zimmerman’s website has been officially disabled. Zimmerman is currently facing second degree murder charges in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin. He was released …