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Apple Announces Dividend and Share Repurchase Apple Announces Dividend and Share Repurchase

Earlier this year we covered Apple’s quarterly earnings report for the last quarter of 2011 (the first quarter of Apple’s fiscal year 2012). There were some very interesting details of that report, including the fact that the company had earned …

Game of Thrones March Madness, Fill Out Your Bracket

Don’t you just love it when someone with a bit of creativity comes up with an idea meshing two amazing things into one? A Game of Thrones fan has done just that, pitting characters from the book/show against each other …

New iPad’s A5X Chip Benchmarked New iPad’s A5X Chip Benchmarked
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The new iPad is out and it is gorgeous. That Retina display screen is going to make apps look stunning on the device. All of that screen real estate can’t take all of the credit though. The new iPad’s A5X …

Kendall Marshall Fractures Right Wrist
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North Carolina advanced to the NCAA regional finals this weekend, but not without some battle wounds; point guard Kendall Marshall was injured during Sunday’s match against Creighton when he was fouled hard by Ethan Wragge in the second half, fracturing …

Groupon Scheduler Made Widely Available in US, Canada Groupon Scheduler Made Widely Available in US, Canada

Groupon announced the beta release of Groupon Scheduler, its new online appointment calendar tool, for free to all appointment-based small businesses in the U.S. and Canada (except for Quebec). Groupon Scheduler was initially launched to two cities in December, and …

Antoine Walker Sells Championship Ring

Former NBA star Antoine Walker filed for bankruptcy at the end of 2010. Since that time he has been forced to sell off his four homes in Miami and Chicago totaling $4.3 million. Only problem is Walker is in debt …

Will BioWare Change The Mass Effect 3 Ending?
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Mass Effect 3 developer BioWare has been taking a lot of flak over the last couple of weeks, and it all focuses on the highly controversial ending to the much-anticipated game. Without going into too much detail and hitting everyone …

MIT Teaching Drones to Read Hand Gestures MIT Teaching Drones to Read Hand Gestures

Presently, the U.S. military is attempting to bring combat drones onto aircraft carriers. One of the major obstacles concerns how the unmanned fliers will interact with carrier personel on flight decks. Yale Song, a Ph.D. student from the Massachusetts Institute …

The Walking Dead Season 2 Finale Recap: Spoiler Alert!
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This season’s finale left a lot of characters with blood on their hands and holes in their hearts. Carl’s gunshot attracted a large group of zombies who killed Patricia, Dale, and Jimmy. While others would say that the deaths of …

PayPal Founder’s SpaceX Preps First Human-Piloted Shuttle Launch PayPal Founder’s SpaceX Preps First Human-Piloted Shuttle Launch
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It’s been about fourteen months since the first successful private spaceship launch, Dragon, and now that same space exploration company is prepping to step into their next phase: a human-piloted launch. SpaceX, founded by PayPal co-founder Elon Musk, is preparing …

Clint Eastwood Goes Reality-Based Clint Eastwood Goes Reality-Based

Right turn Clyde! Clint Eastwood, the most bad-ass cowboy to ever grace Hollywood’s screens is still alive and kickin’ as many of you know, but he’s decided to venture into some new territory. The 81-year old actor/director has signed a …

The Itchy & Scratchy Show Compilation Is 48 Minutes Long [Video]

When I was a kid, Mom and Dad tried to ban me from watching The Simpsons because it was often “violent and inappropriate.” (Mom would say: “rude, crude, and socially unacceptable.”) Nonsense, what it was, was brilliant satire. At least …

7 Reasons To Embrace Online Culture [Infographic] 7 Reasons To Embrace Online Culture [Infographic]

It blew my mind when I first learned that some people now have the job title: “Social Media Strategist.” For a while there, I thought that members of my generation had just brilliantly conned the system into paying them to …

LulzSec May Be Getting The Band Back Together LulzSec May Be Getting The Band Back Together
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LulzSec was a major ticket item last year as the group hacked a number of high profile Web sites all in the name of the “lulz.” After their so called “50 Day Cruise,” the group broke up and went their …

Panasonic GF5 Specs Leaked On Instagram Panasonic GF5 Specs Leaked On Instagram

The iOS-specific photo-sharing app Instagram is used for lots of things, but it’s not usually in the news for being the outlet for a product leak. It appears that’s just what has happened recently, however, as Hong Kong’s face of …

“Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter” Full Trailer Released Online

The second trailer for Timur Bekmambetov’s insane “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter” has been released online. The film, which stars Benjamin walker as Lincoln, is pretty hard to figure out, as it portrays one of America’s greatest president’s as a crazed …

Russell Brand to Fight Felony Charges
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We first reported that Russell Brand was taken in on two misdemeanor charges in connection with an incident in which Brand threw a paparazzo’s iPhone through a window. TMZ is now reporting Brand has been charged with a felony. In …

Gallagher Out of Coma

Comedy legend Gallagher was taken out of a medically induced coma, after recently suffering a heart attack near Dallas, Texas. The prop comic’s promotional manager Christine Scherrer said that Gallagher instantly recognized his family members after doctors slowly woke him …

Portal 2 Takes Home Game Of The Year At BAFTA

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts is quite the prestigious organization. A few years ago they realized that they should start giving out awards to video games for those that exemplify the medium and push it forward as …

Kim Dotcom May Get His Money Back Kim Dotcom May Get His Money Back
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Things are looking up for Kim Dotcom these days. After being arrested and denied bail multiple times, he finally was granted bail last month. He was then on the verge of a deal that would let users of MegaUpload get …

Heidi Klum Stood Up At Karaoke Benefit Event
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UNICEF, a global charity organization, held a karaoke event with celebrities to raise money for a school in Africa. At the event, Heidi Klum, model and TV personality, was set to sing “My Girl” with Smokey Robinson. He never showed …

Online Dating Tips To Prevent Scams And Broken Hearts
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The Internet has made dating so much easier than in years past. Before one had to go to one of those happening clubs and hit on everything within a five mile radius before they found someone desperate enough to agree …

The Evolution Of The Computer Virus The Evolution Of The Computer Virus
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The computer virus, or just malware in general, is unique among computer programs because it evolves just like a real virus. It can change and mutate into stronger viruses that can cripple your computer and make you spend hundreds of …

Prometheus Trailer Looks A Lot Like Alien
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Prometheus is one of those few movies that I plan on seeing day one. I love Ridley Scott and I love Alien. Good thing the new Prometheus trailer sets up the movie to be exactly like Alien. Speaking of the …