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Pinterest Spam: Site Seeing Influx Of Fake Accounts Pinterest Spam: Site Seeing Influx Of Fake Accounts
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As soon as any website starts to gain attention, it invariably becomes a target for spammers and scammers–people who create faux accounts in order to lure users in to their site, whether it’s for hacking purposes or just to get …

Fat Betty Draper Video Goes Viral

AMC’s madly addictive and popular show “Mad Men” has garnered attention for lots of things over the past few years; Don Draper’s double life has always been a topic of water-cooler conversation, as have the electric curves of actress Christina …

Robert Doisneau: 100th Birthday Celebrated With Google Doodle Robert Doisneau: 100th Birthday Celebrated With Google Doodle

French photographer Robert Doisneau created some of the most iconic images in modern art, bringing his trusty camera with him around the cobblestoned-streets of Paris to capture those rare moments in time that can’t be recreated. “The marvels of daily …

Angelina Jolie And Brad Pitt Are Officially Engaged
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Superstar couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are now officially set to marry, after many months of rumors and speculation. Pitt’s manager, Cynthia Pitt-Dante, confirmed that he has given her a ring–which he had custom-made and helped design–although no date …

Pauly D Lawsuit Discloses His Ample Salary
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If you’re not a big reality television person, you might still know Pauly D if only for his “blowout”–that crazy, spiky hair which is coiffed and shellacked to defy gravity. What you might not know is that just one season …

Beyonce Letter: Michelle Obama Is A Role Model

Singer and new mother Beyonce has penned a heartfelt, handwritten letter to First Lady Michelle Obama and posted it on her website for public view. Beyonce and Jay-Z are the proud parents of baby girl Blue Ivy, and perhaps it …

Diddy’s Dream Home Invaded by Delusional Squatter

One man decided that he wanted to live like he was Diddy and decided to break into the icon’s East Hampton mansion where he ate and drank like a king. Quamine Taylor hails from Queens, New York and was arrested …

Apple Looking To Improve Earbuds, But Not By Making Them Stay In Your Ears Apple Looking To Improve Earbuds, But Not By Making Them Stay In Your Ears
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It’s nice of Apple to always include a pair of those patented white earbuds with every iPhone and iPod. In a way, having a those two little small white protrusions hanging in your outer ear became a status symbol of …

Improv Reshapes Ask.com’s Creativity, Innovation Improv Reshapes Ask.com’s Creativity, Innovation

Can improvisation inspire new methods of innovation and creativity, especially when you’re inspired by Tina Fey’s book, Bossypants? If you work for Ask.com, the answer is yes, yes it can. When speaking to Ask’s Lisa Kavanaugh, Ask’s Chief Product and …

Nintendo Registers Super Mario Bros. 4 Domain Name

Nintendo likes to plan way far in advance. This time we get news that they have registered the name Super Mario Bros. 4. Which is kinda weird seeing as the title Super Mario World on the Super Nintendo in Japan …

2012 London Olympics’ Tech Staff Will Bunk With Servers
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The Olympics have always been known to draw crowds and viewers from around the world, even those who are not that deeply into normal sporting events. With the Internet’s World Wide Web and social media being so integral in our …

The Current Generation of Gaming Hardware is Way Past Its Prime

The XBox 360 is old. Really old. (beat) How old, you ask? The Xbox 360 is so old; when it first came out, rainbows were in black and white. The Xbox 360 is so old; when it first came out, …

Canon EOS-1D C Records 4K Onboard Canon EOS-1D C Records 4K Onboard
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Canon just announced the EOS-1D C DSLR, which shares most of the specifications of its flagship cousin the EOS-1D X, except for an enhancement to capture 4K (4096 x 2160-pixel) video. The 1D C is Canon’s first DSLR to offer …

Friday The 13th: Jason Voorhees Still Slays Me

Because it’s Friday the 13th, I couldn’t pass up a chance to talk about one of my favorite film characters of all time: Jason Voorhees. Since the first Friday the 13th film in 1980, horror fans have been in love …

Apple Denies Philippe Starck’s Involvement With Product Design Apple Denies Philippe Starck’s Involvement With Product Design

Earlier this morning we brought you news that French designer Philippe Starck told a French newspaper that he had been working on something “revolutionary” for Apple that would be available in about 8 months. He also said that he had …

Center For Investigative Reporting Launches New YouTube Channel Center For Investigative Reporting Launches New YouTube Channel

The Center for Investigative Reporting (CIR), a nonprofit investigative reporting organization, announced this week that it will launch a new channel on YouTube. The channel, which is expected to be launched in July, will be a hub of investigative journalism …

NASA Hosts Communication Competition NASA Hosts Communication Competition

Lt. Uhura (Nichelle Nichols) of Star Trek fame will host the FameLab Astrobiology finals competition on Monday, April 16, from 7-9 p.m. EDT at the Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center in Atlanta. In the competition young scientists will compete …

Google Runs 20,000 Search Experiments A Year, Here’s The Process Diagramed Google Runs 20,000 Search Experiments A Year, Here’s The Process Diagramed
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We posted a video Google uploaded this week of a Matt Cutts presentation from late January at a webmaster conference in Korea. Here it is again, in case you missed it: There’s a interesting section of his talk, in which …

Saucy Superhero Shots By Rob Duenas
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Brilliant artists are great. Brilliant artists that make their own renditions of sci-fi, comic book, and video game characters deserve medals. Rob Duenas is one of these gems that makes great art based on gaming and comics. A few weeks …

Apple Projected iPad Sales at 12M in Q1 Apple Projected iPad Sales at 12M in Q1

Apple is set to submit is Q1 2012 sales report in a week, and analysts have predicted that the company will post 33 million iPhone sales and 12 million iPad sales. These predictions come from Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster, …

Google’s Matt Cutts: I Was Worried We’d Be Crushed By Altavista Google’s Matt Cutts: I Was Worried We’d Be Crushed By Altavista
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Google posted a video this week of a presentation from Matt Cutts at the 2012 Korea Webmaster Conference. He talks a bit about “the evolution of search”. He starts off talking about Yahoo in the early days, which he says …

Not Even the President Could Get This Man a Job

Unemployment is bad. (How bad is it?) I’m glad you asked. Remember back in late January when a woman was on a virtual meeting with President Obama and he told her to send her husband’s résumé to him and he’d …

Yahoo!’s Pulse On the Internet Flatlines Yahoo!’s Pulse On the Internet Flatlines

Business Insider reports that Yahoo’s internet traffic has been steadily decreasing since 2008. In 2008 people spent a total of 13.8% of their time on the site and as of this first quarter of 2012, 8% was all that was …

Star Trek App Turns Your iPhone Into A Transporter Star Trek App Turns Your iPhone Into A Transporter

In two weeks the Calgary Comic and Entertainment Expo comes to Calgary, Canada. The three-day expo starts on April 27th and features a celebrity guest lineup to make most geeks drool. Guests include Adam Baldwin (best known for Firefly and …