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New iPad Lands In 25 More Countries Friday New iPad Lands In 25 More Countries Friday

Twenty five new countries are about to get the brand new iPad (or is it brand new New iPad). The list includes a lot of Europe and a couple of stragglers. Here’s where it’s headed tomorrow: Starting March 23 the …

Chinese Spies Target US Made Systems In Taiwan

14 months ago Taiwanese Major General Lo Hsieh-che was arrested for being a Chinese spy. Since then 3 more people have been arrested for the same crime. The Chinese spies all seem to want one of two things. Either the …

El DeBarge is Scott-Free and Looking Forward to Funk Fest
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El DeBarge ( born Eldra Patrick DeBarge) was arrested on Tuesday in Los Angeles for felony possession of narcotics with the intent to sell. DeBarge is an American R&B/Pop singer and songwriter most famous for his signature falsetto voice. His …

Carnie Wilson 30 Pounds Lighter After Gastric Bypass Surgery
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Wilson Phillips singer Carnie Wilson has undergone a second gastric bypass surgery, she confirmed to People Magazine. The weight-loss surgery was performed in January, and since then Wilson says she’s lost 30 pounds. The singer underwent the same procedure in …

Apple Stock Infographic Apple Stock Infographic

Statista, the leading German statistics company on the web, has just posted an infographic on Apple’s stock performance as it correlates with major product announcements: The chart shows that while Apple stocks received a significant bump upon the announcement of …

Jeremy Shockey Has Sean Payton Vouch For Him, Via Text Message
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Chances are you’ve heard of “Bounty Gate” by now. It’s the program started by former New Orleans Saints Defensive Coordinator Gregg Williams where he would pay his players various amounts, dependent upon the severity of the injury they inflicted. The …

Angry Birds Space, Photoshop, and 5 Hour Energy

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 …

Facebook Buys 750 IBM Patents To Stop Lawsuits Facebook Buys 750 IBM Patents To Stop Lawsuits

After facing over twenty lawsuits last year, Facebook took steps to alleviate the pressure by purchasing over seven hundred patents from International Business Machines (IBM). The purchase includes various technologies used in networking and software application. Currently Facebook holds only …

Drupal Bringing Open Source CMS To The Masses Drupal Bringing Open Source CMS To The Masses

Open source is a fantastic element of the software ecosystem and recent studies have shown that it’s on par with traditional proprietary software. Drupal is one of the ring leaders in the open source movement by providing expansive, yet simple …

Man Stops Court-Ordered Facebook Apology Early Man Stops Court-Ordered Facebook Apology Early

In February, we reported about an Ohio man who had been ordered by a judge to post an apology to his estranged wife on Facebook. Mark Byron had been charged with and found guilty of civil domestic violence against his …

Acer Shows Off New “Ultrabook” for 2012 Acer Shows Off New “Ultrabook” for 2012
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Acer, one of the world’s largest PC makers, today highlighted its new 2012 line up of products. Acer’s new “ultrabook” is the Acer Aspire Timeline Ultra M3. It features NVIDIA graphics hardware and is only 20 millimeters thick. Acer claims …

Internet Searches For Health Info Cause Fear, Skepticism Internet Searches For Health Info Cause Fear, Skepticism

Dig if you will a picture: You’ve noticed a lump in your throat. It’s not a painful lump but you can vaguely feel that it’s constantly there. Over a month or so it doesn’t go away, so you embark on …

Scientists Link Prostaglandin Protein To Male Pattern Baldness

Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine may be hot on the trail of a new cure for baldness, following their discovery of a link between male pattern baldness and the protein prostaglandin D synthase. Scientists have …

Reese Witherspoon Pregnant: Photos Show Off Baby Bump
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News recently broke that actress Reese Witherspoon appears to be pregnant after a year of trying with new husband, Jim Toth. The mother of two–daughter Ava and son Deacon are the products of her marriage to Ryan Phillippe–has reportedly been …

DOJ Sues AT&T For Overbilling Text-Based Communications For The Deaf DOJ Sues AT&T For Overbilling Text-Based Communications For The Deaf

Update: AT&T has responded to the DOJ’s lawsuit. Here’s what they had do say: AT&T has followed the FCC’s rules for providing IP Relay services for disabled customers and for seeking reimbursement for those services. As the FCC is aware, …

Woman Falls Off Pier While Texting, Warns Others
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We all know that texting while driving is a dangerous combination, even though, as you can see while stopped at a light, many drivers are involved on their phones. Now, texting while walking may be hazardous to your health as …

Tivo and Microsoft Make Nice In Court Tivo and Microsoft Make Nice In Court

In a fairly unexpected move, Tivo and Microsoft have decided to settle their lawsuits with eachother and move on. According to a TiVo a regulatory filing Thursday, Microsoft agreed to dismiss all its pending litigation against TiVo, including action at …

Lamar Odom: Endless Booing
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Mavericks fans are completely fed up with Lamar Odom. Odom has struggled throughout the season. His shooting has gone down by over 50% from last year and he totally tanked last night’s game against the Lakers; he finished 0-3 with …

Pinterest Could Have Trouble From Getty Images Pinterest Could Have Trouble From Getty Images

TechCrunch reports that Jonathan Klein of Getty Images doesn’t have a problem with people using the photos that his company distributes, even if they’re not paying for them. Until… that company starts making money. Klein was at SXSW this year …

New TweetDeck Launched, Twitter Keeping It Alive New TweetDeck Launched, Twitter Keeping It Alive

Twitter has launched a new version of TweetDeck, the Twitter client it acquired for a reported $40 million last year. With the new version, users can create, edit, delete and otherwise manage lists from the app. User profiles have “add …

Google: Ad Exchange RTB Protocol Changes Coming Soon Google: Ad Exchange RTB Protocol Changes Coming Soon

Double Click ad exchange is a useful tool in the world of online advertising. It’s a fast way for agencies to buy and sell ads on the numerous sites that Google advertises on. There are some important changes coming April …

Hulu Plus Now Available On More Devices Hulu Plus Now Available On More Devices
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Starting today, you can access Hulu Plus on three more devices, which brings the total number of devices that offer Hulu’s streaming content to just over two dozen. From the Hulu blog: I’m pleased to announce that Hulu Plus is …

The League of American Bicyclists Encourages You To Tweet Congress

The rise in social media use over the past several years has certainly not gone unnoticed by your elected officials, or at the very least by people who want to become and remain your elected officials in years to come. …

Alec Baldwin and Stalker Duke It Out On Twitter Alec Baldwin and Stalker Duke It Out On Twitter

Alec Baldwin’s girlfriend, Hilaria Thomas, has been getting some disturbing tweets from a stalker lately. So, Baldwin took to Twitter himself and asked a favor of his 782,000+ followers: Give this guy/gal what for. Baldwin announced the stalker’s Twitter handle: …