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George Washington Chicken McNugget Gets $8K On eBay
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A 3 year old chicken McNugget from McDonalds that resembles George Washington sold for $8,100 on Ebay. Rebekah Speight of Dakota City,Nebraska sold the McNugget to raise money for a drive to raise $15,000 and send 50 children to summer …

Counter-Strike:GO No Longer Features X Platform Play

Yesterday it was revealed that Valve had abandoned it’s plan for cross platform play between PS3, MAC, and PC players for its Counter-Strike: Global Offensive game. Valve has decided to strip the functionality in favor of offering constant updates for …

NYC FIRST Robotics Competition uses Kinect NYC FIRST Robotics Competition uses Kinect

FIRST Mega Weekend is a competition amongst some of the brightest young minds in the world. For three days in March, young people from The USA, Brazil, Canada, Turkey and Jamaica gather in New York for team challenges in technology, …

Cloud Computing Emerging As A Coveted Business Model Cloud Computing Emerging As A Coveted Business Model

The budding surge of cloud computing in businesses is only just beginning, according to a study released today by IBM. Over the next three years, the study found, the number of businesses that will adopt cloud computing is expected to …

Australia’s JumpOnIt Acquired By LivingSocial Australia’s JumpOnIt Acquired By LivingSocial
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With the current state of the economy, and prices soaring in any retail store that you shop in, coupons have never been more popular. To help coupons become more accessible and social, sites like Groupon and LivingSocial have been made …

Facebook Announces Messenger For Windows Facebook Announces Messenger For Windows
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Die-hard Facebook addicts will be happy to know that staying updated and connected jut got easier than ever! Facebook users can click here to download messenger for windows and never miss an update or reminder again. If this sounds like …

Andrew Breitbart’s Last Big Article About Obama
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Andrew Breitbart is still at it, even days after his untimely death. Mr. Breitbart felt that it was “his duty to exemplify the free and fearless press that our Constitution protects–but which, increasingly, the mainstream media denies us.” He felt …

Google Play Comes With Big Discounts On Some Music, Movies, Books And Apps

Google announced Google Play today. This is Google’s new app/music/video/book store, which is replacing Android Market, Google Music and the Google eBookstore. Google kicked off a big sale to celebrate the launch, called 7 Days to Play, in which Googl …

Two SXSW 2012 Entrepreneurs Pitch To Help Others Two SXSW 2012 Entrepreneurs Pitch To Help Others

On one of the StartUp Buses headed to SXSW 2012, this bumpy video was shot by Thomas Mulready from CoolCleveland.com. This video was uploaded 5 hours ago. The bus is probably still on the road. The bus is loaded with …

iOS 5.1 Hits Gold Master, Should Launch With iPad 3 iOS 5.1 Hits Gold Master, Should Launch With iPad 3

It looks like the last piece of the iPad puzzle may be falling into place. With the launch event for Apple’s latest tablet less than 24 hours away, reports are circulating this afternoon that the gold master version of iOS …

Nintendo Licenses Autodesk Gameware For Wii U

GDC has been crazy so far with developers saying it’s alright to piss off gamers to indie developers saying that Japanese games suck. Where’s the real news though? Where’s the mind blowing announcement that nobody saw coming? Oh, Nintendo just …

Google Docs Added Features Google Docs Added Features

The Google Docs Blog just announced that the company has added improved discussions, search-scanned text in PDFs, custom Javascript and CSS support to personal Google sites and more. Google has made it easier to view and organize all comments made …

Pandora Earnings Released, Estimates Missed Despite 99% YoY Revenue Growth Pandora Earnings Released, Estimates Missed Despite 99% YoY Revenue Growth

Pandora just released its earnings report for Q4 and Fiscal Year 2012 (ending in January), missing analysts’ estimates. Revenue for the year was $274.3 million, up 99% year-over-year. Q4 revenue was $81.3 million, up 71% year-over-year. Listener hours totaled 8.2 …

Will Hover Boards Be Ready in 2015? Will Hover Boards Be Ready in 2015?

YouTube user dondula7 designed a hover board that actually hovers and showed it off by making the following video: The board can support the weight of a few salt shakers at this point but further development of the board could …

What Is SXSW 2012? [Video Tutorial]

The gentlemen from the National Film Society took time out of their otherwise busy schedule to step in front of the video camera and explain the basics of SXSW. You could read the Wikipedia article on SXSW. You could visit …

Spotify Finds Their Calling With Desktop Apps. Spotify Finds Their Calling With Desktop Apps.

Spotify is pleased to announce great success with their new desktop apps. Their director of platforms, Sten Garmark revealed some statistics on their success at the Beyond the Hype conference in London. One striking figure was the amount of time …

Google Play Incites Mixed Twitter Reaction Google Play Incites Mixed Twitter Reaction

Did you hear? Google is combining all of their media services like Google Music, Android Market and Google Books into one giant service called Google Play. People are surely going to debate the change over the coming days on whether …

LulzSec Indictments Available Online LulzSec Indictments Available Online

We just brought you coverage of Sabu’s LulzSec betrayal. And now, the court documents that were unsealed this morning in the six hackers’ indictments come to you on the interwebs. Here’s Sabu’s: Monsegur, Hector Xavier Information And Jeremy Hammond’s: Hammond, …

SXSW 2012 Survival Guide by Austin Locals [Video]
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The guys at Flow Nonfiction sat down to discuss the local Austin scene, recommend restaurants, debate local beers, and even tell you how to recover from all the restaurants and beer. Local watering holes, and literal local watering holes were …

Digg Mobile Joins Forces With Digg Social Reader Digg Mobile Joins Forces With Digg Social Reader

Digg Mobile is up 24 percent since the company made improvements in September. Now 12 percent of all users access Digg through their mobile app. Digg Social Reader, the Facebook app version, has quadrupled in membership since it’s December inception. …

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Released To Manufacturers Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Released To Manufacturers

Microsoft has released the latest version of their SQL Server software, SQL Server 2012, to manufacturers, the company announced today. The software includes a number of improvements to help customers manage large amounts of data easily. Today’s release signals the …

Mass Effect 3 Shoots Into Stores Today!

One of the most highly anticipated games, Mass Effect 3 is now available at retail stores in North America and will be launching in Europe on March 9. The highly anticipated game has been praised by critics for delivering, deep, …

Siri: A Breakthrough for Mobile Commerce Siri: A Breakthrough for Mobile Commerce
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For many Apple aficionados, the October 2011 release of the iPhone 4S failed to impress – at least initially. Although Apple touted the 4S as the “most amazing iPhone yet,” the device looked identical to the iPhone 4 and lacked …

NASA Footage Of Las Vegas Shows City’s Wild, Unlikely Growth NASA Footage Of Las Vegas Shows City’s Wild, Unlikely Growth
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Typically, in order to make something grow you need water. It’s a pretty basic building block about cultivating, y’know, life. Las Vegas does not get thirsty, it would seem, or at least it doesn’t need water to thrive. That truth …