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Tech Companies Make EPA’s ‘Green Power’ List Tech Companies Make EPA’s ‘Green Power’ List

Since 2004 the Environmental Protection Agency has released a list of top companies that use what it calls “Green Power”. This quarter, 7 tech giants have made the list Green Power Resources include clean and renewable energy sources like solar, …

More Small Businesses Utilizing Cloud-Based Apps More Small Businesses Utilizing Cloud-Based Apps

If you’re running a small business, finding great resources to support the back end of your shop is vital. Being a small business, however, typically means that you don’t have mountains of money to devote towards buying the biggest and …

Ultraviolet Code Crackdown Starting on eBay Ultraviolet Code Crackdown Starting on eBay
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In an attempt to get consumers to start investing their disposable income on packaged media again, Hollywood studios have embraced the Ultraviolet format, which essentially allows users to watch the movies they purchase on any device that supports the cloud-based …

Netflix Q1 Report Exceeds Expectations Netflix Q1 Report Exceeds Expectations

It was recently reported that Netflix CEO Reed Hastings might’ve raised a few eyebrows with the 68% increase in stock options he’d received in 2011, but the company’s Q1 earnings report might validate the founder’s $8.8 million in shares – …

Infographic Shows Just How Enormous Apple Really Is Infographic Shows Just How Enormous Apple Really Is
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Whether you love Apple and its products or hate them – or somewhere in between – you have to admit that the company’s growth and success in recent years has been amazing by pretty much any standard. When you consider …

Cyber Security and Advanced Malware [Infographic] Cyber Security and Advanced Malware [Infographic]

I’m sure this is not news, but over 60% of security and IT professionals think their organization will be the victims of some type of cyber attack within the next six months. That’s an awful large group of people who …

Gideon Sundback Google Doodle Unzips Your Search Results Gideon Sundback Google Doodle Unzips Your Search Results

Hey Google, your fly’s open! Today’s Google Doodle is a fun interactive celebration of Swedish-American engineer Gideon Sundbäck, best known for his work in the development of the zipper. In 1906, Sundbäck got a job at the Universal Fastener Company …

Apple iTV Set To Revolutionize The Television Market Apple iTV Set To Revolutionize The Television Market
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It has been said that Apple does not enter a market except to completely revolutionize it. The MP3 player market, the smartphone market, the tablet market – none of these were invented by Apple. There were MP3 players before the …

Unemployed Game Developer Makes Awesome Solar System Unemployed Game Developer Makes Awesome Solar System

Christopher Albeluhn found himself unemployed after 7 years as a game developer. Realizing he needed to update his portfolio, he started to work on building a planet Earth in a Unreal Engine 3 as a simple test for a shader …

Lindsay Lohan, Party City, and Skydiving

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 …

Why No One Reads (And Never Will Read) Privacy Policies Why No One Reads (And Never Will Read) Privacy Policies
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Because of all the high-profile breaches of information around shady privacy policies associated with mobile apps and Google’s public relations trouble with their recently updated, one-ring-to-rule-them-all privacy policy, it’s beginning to feel like “privacy policy” will be the internet meme …

Soccer Ball From Japanese Tsunami Found in Alaska

All of us remember the devastating tsunami that ravaged Japan back in 2011. It was such a rough time for the Japanese population; however, a story has recently been released that has given the Japanese hope from these tough times. …

Dropbox Becomes Megaupload With New Link Feature Dropbox Becomes Megaupload With New Link Feature
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[UPDATE] Dropbox has gone on the PR offensive today, answering these allegations. As the commenter below pointed out, the bandwidth limits Dropbox imposes on public links may help to curb copyright violations. See the full story here. [ORIGINAL STORY] Jon …

Watch Office Space in its Entirety For Free

For no real reason – other than it’s Monday – and it’s a great movie, here is the entire movie “Office Space”, free of charge. Not sure if this qualifies as copyright infringement, but that’s not for us to decide, …

Dropbox Adds Linking Feature Dropbox Adds Linking Feature

Dropbox has just announced on its blog a new linking feature that bypasses the actual downloading of files from a Dropbox folder, when a user seeks to share their content. The update is simple – a link can now be …

Etsy Teams Up With Polyvore For A Unique Shopping Experience Etsy Teams Up With Polyvore For A Unique Shopping Experience
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DIY culture is pretty popular these days, and nowhere is it more prevalent than on the crafty website Etsy. Etsy is a dream come true for anyone who loves handmade, vintage, and unique things, whether they be jewelry, home decor, …

How Google Ranks Content, According To Matt Cutts How Google Ranks Content, According To Matt Cutts
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Google’s Matt Cutts has put out a new Webmaster Help video. This one is particularly interesting and nearly 8 minutes long – much longer than the norm. It goes fairly in depth about how Google crawls content and attempts to …

YouTube Might Have Looked Something Like This Back in the 90’s YouTube Might Have Looked Something Like This Back in the 90’s

As someone who grew up with insanely pixelated digital video, 5.25 floppy discs, and Windows 3.0, I can’t imagine what YouTube would have looked like had it been developed back in the early-to-mid 90’s. It was difficult enough playing Sierra …

Marijuana PSA on Acid, Seal’s Excited, & Bill Nye, uh, Dancing [Viral Videos]

A viral video is one that becomes popular through the process of Internet sharing, via social media, sharing sites, or good ‘ole email. Everyday we highlight some of the best that are currently viral and some that are trending that …

Google Bringing The Anita Borg Scholarship To Asia Google Bringing The Anita Borg Scholarship To Asia

Computer science and technology are quickly changing the education ecosystem of every nation around the globe. It’s already been shown that children (and adults) should be learning some kind of programming language if they are to get a decent job …

Al Gore Inducted Into Internet Hall of Fame Al Gore Inducted Into Internet Hall of Fame

In 1999, former Vice President Al Gore infamously claimed to have created the internet. Taken out of context, the assertion sounded outlandish, and was promptly lampooned to a level of overkill. Below is the former VP declaring his invention of …

Apple Sued Over Every Touchscreen Device They Make Apple Sued Over Every Touchscreen Device They Make
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Apple has been sued in U.S. District Court for patent infringement. The complaint alleges that Apple’s touch interface devices – yes, all of them – infringe on a patent owned by Flatworld Interactives, LLC. The application for the patent was …

Facebook Now Boasts 901 Million Users Facebook Now Boasts 901 Million Users
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It’s not like we were unaware that Facebook was approaching 1 billion monthly active users. In their original S-1 filing at the beginning of February, they told us that they had 845 million MAUs, which obviously makes it the biggest …

VICE Launches a New YouTube Channel VICE Launches a New YouTube Channel

VICE, the art and culture magazine with a popular online presence, announced today that it is launching a new YouTube channel. The Vice YouTube channel will feature short, absurd comedic content hosted by Ryan Duffy, a contributing host for VICE’s …