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Microsoft Pushing Touch Ultrabooks For Windows 8 Microsoft Pushing Touch Ultrabooks For Windows 8

Digitimes is reporting that Microsoft is pushing manufacturers of ultrabooks to alter their designs for better use with Windows 8. The new OS will feature the “Metro” user interface, designed with large button icons to be used with touch screens. …

Jennifer Aniston: Is She Really Happy that Brad is Engaged to Angelina?
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Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have finally announced their engagement. One source told the Examiner that Jennifer Aniston is so in love with her current beau, Justin Theroux, that she is grateful that she and Brad went their separate ways …

Groupon Grassroots Announced In Honor Of Earth Day Groupon Grassroots Announced In Honor Of Earth Day

It’s Earth Day which means everybody is going to be talking about conservation and how we can go green a little more this year. One Internet company is using Earth Day to relaunch one of their services with a new …

Amazon Possibly Behind Justice Department e-Book Lawsuit Amazon Possibly Behind Justice Department e-Book Lawsuit
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When the Justice Department filed an antitrust lawsuit against Apple and other major publishers for allegedly banding together to drive up book prices, Amazon was named several times in the 36-page complaint. The company was named so repeatedly, roughly 90 …

Cloud-Based Cuts Company Waste [Inforgraphic] Cloud-Based Cuts Company Waste [Inforgraphic]

Do you feel like you waste a lot of time at working trying to carry out tasks that should be simple by nature? How many hours have you wasted relaying the same information to the same people, continually trying to …

Is Email The Future Of Social Media? Is Email The Future Of Social Media?
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It’s quite interesting that despite all of the social media offerings and new features from social networks that have come out over the last several years, we continue to see not only email continue to thrive as a communication channel, …

Netflix Making Its Cloud Software Open Source Netflix Making Its Cloud Software Open Source

Whether it be for education, help with programming or just out of good will, a lot of companies are now putting their software up as open source. This allows developers to poke and prod at the source code to find …

Does China Have An Internet Kill Switch? Does China Have An Internet Kill Switch?
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Anonymous has been battling China’s Great Firewall for the past two weeks after an initial attack that left many government Web sites defaced with instructions on how to get around said firewall. It’s going to take Anonymous a while to …

CryEngine 3.4.0 Now Available, DX11 Features Expanded CryEngine 3.4.0 Now Available, DX11 Features Expanded

Regardless of what you think of CryTek’s games, you have to admit that their engine, CryEngine 3, makes games look really pretty. While Epic just recently updated their Unreal Engine 3, CryTek has seen fit to fire back with the …

Technology In Traveling: From Trains To Tweets [Infographic] Technology In Traveling: From Trains To Tweets [Infographic]

We all love traveling. There’s something about getting out and seeing the world that reinvigorates us. While traveling is a great stress reliever, setting up a holiday can be a pain. While there has been countless innovations in transportation, there …

Google Glasses Concept Changes War Forever

We’ve seen a variety of uses for Google Glasses over the past week. There’s been uses for everything between becoming a Terminator to being a creeper. There’s been one use that’s been largely ignored though – the video game. Think …

Google Glasses Already Made By Oxford Developer Google Glasses Already Made By Oxford Developer

Google (and maybe even Valve) are working really hard to bring augmented reality glasses to market. There’s a lot to be done in terms of testing the technology, software R&D, getting it approved, etc. The point is that there is …

Valve’s Hardware Ambitions May Look Like Google Glasses Valve’s Hardware Ambitions May Look Like Google Glasses

We brought you word on Friday that Valve may be getting more serious about hardware than previously thought. The company was looking for hardware engineers with the job descriptions making it sound like game consoles. While that’s a pretty good …

DaniWeb Hit By Google Again, Following Multiple Panda Recoveries DaniWeb Hit By Google Again, Following Multiple Panda Recoveries
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IT discussion community site DaniWeb has had a rather hectic year or so. Hit by Google’s Panda update last year, the site has seen a series of ups and downs – hard hits from Google’s algorithm and tremendous recoveries. The …

Titanic 3-D Model: Google Earth Lets You View Wreckage Titanic 3-D Model: Google Earth Lets You View Wreckage
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The sinking of the Titanic is one of the best-known disasters in U.S. history, yet there’s still a lot we just don’t know about the massive ship and some of her final passengers. The insanely successful James Cameron film “Titanic” …

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 …