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You Could Be Incepted Soon You Could Be Incepted Soon

We’ve already said that it’s only a matter of time before we’re just uploading knowledge into our noggins in order to learn everything from origami to piano so the next logical step in humanity’s quest to be “just like in …

Intel Unveils First Forays Into the Smartphone and Tablet Market Intel Unveils First Forays Into the Smartphone and Tablet Market

Intel has unveiled a set of reference designs for smartphones and tablets centered around their latest generation of chips. The devices run the Android operating system and sport the latest and greatest Intel chipsets, which have been specifically optimized to …

Skyrim Christmas Light Show, Other Amazing Holiday Displays Skyrim Christmas Light Show, Other Amazing Holiday Displays
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In terms of Christmas light decorating, no one is going to compare to Clark Griswold who completely shut down a grid when lighting his house up for Christmas. However, these Christmas light displays are incredible and are deserving of your …

Yahoo Sales And CEOs: What They’re Saying Yahoo Sales And CEOs: What They’re Saying

It’s time for another round of what they’re saying about Yahoo. It seems like an eternity ago that Yahoo ousted CEO Carol Bartz. In Internet time, it may as well have been that long, though it was really only September. …

Apple Rumor Roundup: Big Things Coming In 2012 Apple Rumor Roundup: Big Things Coming In 2012
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The iPhone rumor mill appears to be rumbling to life once again. It’s gotten a bit of a late start this year, likely due to the later-than-usual release of the current iPhone – fall, as opposed to mid-summer. But now …

A Future Of Video Game Addicts

We’re going back to the future with this piece because, as was commonly predicted in the 1980s when the first NES system wrapped its tendril-like remote control wires around the lives of many a youth, at least one group is …

Modern Warfare 3 DLC Launches January 24th For Elite Subscribers

Hey Modern Warfare 3 fanatics? Are you already getting sick of getting spawn-semtex killed in Dome and sniped from across the map on Bakaara? Are you sick of all the exploding barrels and cars in Fallen and just plain fed …

Blekko Gets Search Index Update, Redesign Blekko Gets Search Index Update, Redesign

Blekko announced an update to the search index, a site re-design and the addition of automated slashtags to over 500 categories. “That means users will get the benefit of curated search results (i.e. no spam!) for over 500 search categories, …

RIAA Responds to IP Address Conundrum RIAA Responds to IP Address Conundrum

Recently, it was reported that, via the YouHaveDownloaded.com tracking tool, IP addresses assigned to the RIAA were responsible for downloading copyrighted content, the very act the entity opposes. While this could come across as an “egg on your face” scenario, …

Video Game Thieves Butt-Dial 911, Discuss Crime For An Hour
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If you know anything about me, you know that I love stupid criminals. Sometimes, people are such perfect idiots that the stories write themselves. There’s really no need to embellish or play up the crime in question – it’s just …

Free Apps Bring The Gold In 2011 Free Apps Bring The Gold In 2011

Every time I play a move on Words With Friends or tag a song with Shazam, I’m forever confronted with an ad somewhere in the process. I see an add, it gets tallied, and somewhere somebody earns a few more …

Firefox Infographic Has over 200,000 Hours of Cuteness Firefox Infographic Has over 200,000 Hours of Cuteness

In terms of browsers, 2011 may be best known as the year Chrome overtook Firefox as the browser of choice, er, the second-place browser of choice, Mozilla is not going to allow us to forget their accomplishments. Seeing how the …

Facebook To Change Data Retention Policies Facebook To Change Data Retention Policies
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As you may recall, late last month, Facebook and the Federal Trade Commission announced that they had reached a settlement with regards to Facebook privacy. I won’t get into all of the details about that again, but it required Facebook …

Steve Jobs Statue Shows The Tech Giant Waving? Eating? Flashing Gang Signs? Steve Jobs Statue Shows The Tech Giant Waving? Eating? Flashing Gang Signs?
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It only took a couple months, but someone has already erected a statue of late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs. The bronze statue was apparently commissioned by Gabor Bojar, Founder and Chairman of GRAPHISOFT. It was sculpted by Hungarian artist Ermo …

Google Launches Search Cartoon Caption Challenge Google Launches Search Cartoon Caption Challenge
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Google announced the launch of a search caption challenge. The challenge is to come up with the most creative captions for a series of cartoons where characters are searching Google. It’s as simple as that. “Cartoon caption contests have a …

Breaking: Verizon Responds to Data Outage Breaking: Verizon Responds to Data Outage
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This morning we reported on a massive outage that was plaguing Verizon’s data network nationwide. Reports were flying on Twitter and on Verizon’s support forum that customers were getting no data connection on their Verizon Wireless phones. Most reports seemed …

Google ‘Gives Back’ To Some Dubious NGOs Google ‘Gives Back’ To Some Dubious NGOs
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Google’s been funneling a laudable amount of money ($11.5 million) into organizations that strive to end modern day slavery in developing parts of the world as a part of the Google Gives Back initiative.The decision to give money to a …

Obama Girl Songwriter Goes Anti-SOPA Obama Girl Songwriter Goes Anti-SOPA

Remember the “Crush on Obama” song? Sure, it made the hottie who starred in the video a popular item, but only because of her attractiveness. The creator of the song that catapulted “Obama Girl” to fame, Leah Kauffman, is back …

Kindle Fire Bug Solutions, Courtesy Of Conan Kindle Fire Bug Solutions, Courtesy Of Conan

It’s always fun with Conan O’Brien takes on technology and gadgets. We previously shared a few of his bits, such as one on the iPad 2: The lost iPhone 5: Siri: On his show last night, he took on the …

Callin’ Oates: Because Your Day Is Crappy Without Hall & Oates Callin’ Oates: Because Your Day Is Crappy Without Hall & Oates
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Think of this as your first option when the stress of the holidays has you in a headlock. Or perhaps you’ve forgotten your iPod and need some quality music on the go. Maybe you’re buckling under the pressures of everyday …

Nationwide Data Outage Plagues Verizon Customers Nationwide Data Outage Plagues Verizon Customers

Sometime in the middle of the night Verizon’s data network seems to have crashed. The first report hit Verizon’s support forum from San Francisco around midnight, Pacific time. Since then the thread has come alive with reports from all over …

The Hobbit Trailer Hits the Webs The Hobbit Trailer Hits the Webs

Peter Jackson is in the process of creating his revisitation to Middle Earth movies, in this case, a two-part movie concerning the telling of The Hobbit. To generate the appropriate buzz, even though the movie doesn’t hit the big screen …

Firefox For Android Tablets Launched Firefox For Android Tablets Launched

Firefox is all about some Google this week. Mozilla announced that it has renewed its deal with Google so that Google will be the default search provider for Firefox for the next 3 years. Now, they have announced a new …

Nielsen And comScore Settle Patent Dispute Nielsen And comScore Settle Patent Dispute

In March, Nielsen sued comScore, accusing the firm of infringing upon 5 patents related to measuring and displaying online content. Here’s a look at that complaint, courtesy of PaidContent: Nielsen v. ComScore [Complaint] Shortly thereafter, comScore countersued Nielsen and its …