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Yahoo’s Birthday Is Today Yahoo’s Birthday Is Today
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Yahoo turned 17 today. According to Barry Schwartz, the cupcakes pictured below are being given out at Yahoo today (Jennifer Davies posted the image to Flickr): Here’s some Twitter celebration: @YahooForGoodYahoo! For GoodHappy 17th Birthday Yahoo! @YahooInc 1 hour ago …

Assassin’s Creed 3 Screenshots Leaked

With Assassins Creed 3 slated to release this Fall, fans are getting anxious. So anxious that promotional material appears to be leaking daily. We can’t get enough: Revolutionary Setting Deer Hunter? Classic sneak attack Guerilla warfare It appears the main …

Galaxy S III Release Date In April [RUMOR] Galaxy S III Release Date In April [RUMOR]
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Could you be getting your hands on the new Samsung Galaxy S III as soon as next month? According to sources quoted by ZDNet Korea, Samsung plans to launch the new Galaxy S smartphone in April. Although the phone was …

Facebook Is A Virtual Vigilante! Facebook Is A Virtual Vigilante!
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What, Facebook is a virtual vigilante? What does that mean? I guess you may have heard of law enforcement officials utilizing Facebook posts and other information to arrest, track-down and even convict perpetrators. In fact, there’s new cases almost every …

NASA Jet Propulsion Lab Computers Were Seized By Hackers In November NASA Jet Propulsion Lab Computers Were Seized By Hackers In November
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According to a federal report released on Wednesday, NASA was the target of 47 different sophisticated cyberattacks in 2011, some of which were considered “advanced persistent threats.” During one attack in November, hackers seized control of computers belonging to NASA’s …

Tablet for Children Coming Soon from ARCHOS Tablet for Children Coming Soon from ARCHOS
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Children tablets are becoming more popular and ARCHOS has just announced its comparatively inexpensive ($129) Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich tablet called the Child Pad. ARCHOS has won awards for mobilizing innovation in consumer electronics and its Founder and CEO, …

Windows 8 Consumer Preview For A Million, Alex Windows 8 Consumer Preview For A Million, Alex
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Even though we are living in an Apple world, even if you’re not an Apple girl person, the Windows name still has some cache, even it’s mere curiosity that’s driving the interest. The early reports concerning the amount of Windows …

Tornadoes Hit South, Twitter Reacts Tornadoes Hit South, Twitter Reacts

Severe weather has been occurring across the midwestern and southern U.S. today, with tornados so far touching down in Alabama and Tennessee. The weather Channel has stated that the greatest threat is in Kentucky and Tennessee. Below is a recent …

Walking Dead Spoiler Posted on AMC’s Online Store Walking Dead Spoiler Posted on AMC’s Online Store
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Fans of AMC’s The Walking Dead were treated with a MAJOR, yet predictable, spoiler yesterday. An ad was posted for the limited edition season 2 blu-ray disc, to the AMC website, which inadvertently revealed a major plot point for an …

Wilt Chamberlain’s 100 Point Game: 50 Years Later

Today celebrates one of the most mythical, unachievable feats in all of sports. 50 years ago on this day in 1962, Wilt Chamberlain, playing for the Philadelphia Warriors, dropped 100 points on the New York Knicks at the Hershey Sports …

Smartphones Continue To Grow In Popularity Smartphones Continue To Grow In Popularity

It probably doesn’t come as a surprise that smartphones continue to grow in popularity. A new study by Pew research reveals the ownership trends in different demographics. Overall American ownership of smartphones stands at 46%. Interestingly, this number is larger …

Mass Effect 3 Launch Trailer Is The Best One Yet

Launch day for one of the most-anticipated games of 2012 is approaching, as BioWare’s Mass Effect 3 will hit the shelves on March 6th in North America. And if gamers weren’t excited enough for the game, now we have a …

Android Design Releases Stencils Android Design Releases Stencils
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The Latest news from the Android developers blog is the recent release of stencils for Android Design. According to Android designer Alex Faaborg, it was “by far the number one request we received.”: When we initially released Android Design, by …

Racist Facebook Rant Leads To Suspension Racist Facebook Rant Leads To Suspension
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Little League President and coach John Kelly of Westside youth baseball in Oak Lawn, Illinois was benched and suspended recently for bashing Whitney Houston. Kelly’s racist rant on Facebook was in regard to the incessant media coverage of Whitney Houston’s …

MacBook Air Coming Soon In A 14” Model? MacBook Air Coming Soon In A 14” Model?

Recent news out of Asia suggests that Apple may be preparing to launch a larger version of its ultra-light MacBook Air. The MacBook Air currently comes in 11-inch and 13-inch models. The new model would be 14 inches. It is …

Google Offers Free Small Business Websites Google Offers Free Small Business Websites
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Small businesses in California are getting a bit of help from Google. On Thursday, Google launched a program called California Get Your Business Online, which offers small businesses a free website, and access to live training regarding inline business development. …

Andrew Breitbart With Anthony Weiner On CNN?

Anthony Weiner was a bright star in the Democrat Party. As a US House representative from New York , Weiner had become a media darling and campaigner for health care reform, one of the most vocal advocates of single-payer health …

Marc Andreessen Makes A Surprising Political Donation
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Earlier today, Marc Andreessen, made a surprise political donation of $100,000 to Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s SuperPAC. This is a surprise because for the most part Silicone Valley leans very liberal. For Example Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg and Google …

NSA Develops Super-Secure Android Phone NSA Develops Super-Secure Android Phone
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The National Security Agency has designed and built a series of Android phones intended to provide communications security for U.S. government staff. The phones were designed by the agency’s Information Assurance Directorate, which is responsible maintaining the U.S. government’s secure …

How Far Does Your Google Search Query Travel? How Far Does Your Google Search Query Travel?
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How far does your Google search query travel? According to Google,1,500 miles on average. This is a factoid Google Fellow Ben Gomes dropped in an interview with ReadWriteWeb about the inner workings of Google Search. There wasn’t much in the …

Microsoft Hires Randall Long, Former FTC Investigator Of Google Microsoft Hires Randall Long, Former FTC Investigator Of Google

Microsoft has gone after Google with playful yet pointed jabs. Microsoft has gone after Google with heavy accusations of legal import. Concerning the latter method, Microsoft appears to be ready to recalibrate their approach by hiring a Washington lobbyist to …

Minecraft – Pocket Edition Sells One Million Units
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It was just a little over a month ago that Minecraft – Pocket Edition sold over 700,000 copies. People must be wanting to get their portable Minecraft on more than ever as the game has hit the million mark. Daniel …

Gamers Spend $2.3 Billion on Virtual Goods
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According to a recent study by PlaySpan, over one in four consumers spent money on virtual goods in 2011, with gamers spending an average of $64 a year. These figures represent a 100% increase from 2009. The rise in consumers …

James Cameron Leads Race Into Mariana Trench James Cameron Leads Race Into Mariana Trench
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Director James Cameron is leading a race to the bottom of the Mariana Trench, the deepest part of the world’s oceans. Of the four teams vying for the achievement, Cameron’s is in the lead, and the descent would make him …