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Google Maps Give The Amazon Some Amazing Street Views Google Maps Give The Amazon Some Amazing Street Views

As adventuresome as you may consider yourself, taking on something as geologically daunting as the Amazon is a towering challenge. The heat, the anacondas, the bugs, the very real and likely possibility that you will get lost – it’s a …

DirecTV Launches iPad App Upgrade DirecTV Launches iPad App Upgrade
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Satellite television provider DirecTV just launched a complimentary iPad app update that would allow users to stream video content from anywhere. DirecTV added streaming functionality for iPad last fall, but users were restricted to watching their content on the same …

Sony Tablets To Get Ice Cream Sandwich In April Sony Tablets To Get Ice Cream Sandwich In April

Sony has announced today that it’s Tablet P and Tablet S are scheduled to get the Android 4.0 (Ice Crem Sandwich) update at the end of April, just like a host of other tablets. They have also announced that they …

New iPhone Getting A 4.6-Inch Screen? New iPhone Getting A 4.6-Inch Screen?

Now that the new iPad is finally upon us, it’s time for the rumor mill to turn its ever-hungry gaze to another target: the new iPhone (note: that’s “the new iPhone,” and probably not “iPhone 5″). For the moment there …

Verizon Report Cites Rise in Anonymous “Hacktivism” Verizon Report Cites Rise in Anonymous “Hacktivism”

Verizon today released its 2012 Data Breach Investigation Report and highlighted the growing threat of “hacktivism” by groups such as Anonymous. The report was compiled with the help of the Australian Federal police, dutch national High Tech Crime Unit, Irish …

“Death of a Superhero” Trailer and Poster Now Online

The first U.S. trailer for “Death of a Superhero” is now online. The film centers around Donald, an aspiring comic book artist, who is diagnosed with leukemia and just follows his everyday struggle that is life. “Death of a Superhero” …

Nikon D800 Released in Japan Nikon D800 Released in Japan

The Nikon D800 DSLR went on sale in Japan today, and distributors are having a hard time keeping up with demand. With pre-orders shipping all over the country, major retailers like Bic Camera, Yodobashi Camera and Camera no Kitamura are …

Advertising: Social Versus Search [Infographic] Advertising: Social Versus Search [Infographic]
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Are you searching for the most effective ways to reach potential clients? Have you tried launching campaigns on both social media and search? Today, many experts believe you have to maintain a presence on both just to make sure you …

Angry Birds Space Now Available
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As promised, the first true sequel to Angry Birds is finally available. Angry Birds Space builds upon the first game while offering new gameplay that makes it worthy of being called a true sequel. The sequel has the familiar birds …

Casey Anthony to be Baptized
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The mother who was acquitted of murdering her two-year-old daughter wants a new beginning. Casey Anthony says she wants to get baptized so she can see her daughter Caylee one day. Casey “wants to ensure her own salvation so that …

NASA To Start Blowing Up Stars, Creating Supernovas
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Hah, made ya look! While we probably won’t be including “star blowing up” on our list of things to do on Spring Break, NASA did announce that, thanks to new studies using X-ray and ultraviolet observations from the agency’s Swift …

Battlestar Galactica Viper Simulator May Become Reality Battlestar Galactica Viper Simulator May Become Reality
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Along with today’s announcement of the Blood & Chrome trailer, the well-known sci-fi show of Battlestar Galactica is also making news thanks to five high school students. John Boyer, Alex Jacobson, Joseph DeRose, Sam Frank, and Sam DeRose are five …

iPad Destroyed With Lasers and Fire

If you’ve been keeping up with the different news stories about the new iPad, you might think the man in this video is some poor guy just taking out his frustrations on the device. But, no, this is just more …

Transgender Student Files Complaint, Denied Residential Assistant Position in an All-Male Dorm
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Kaeden Kass, was born a female but identifies himself as male. The transgender student attends Miami University and has filed a complaint against his school after not being allowed to serve as a residential assistant in an all-male dorm. After …

Windows 8 Tablet Locks Up On Stage During Demo Windows 8 Tablet Locks Up On Stage During Demo
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A big part of the buzz about the Microsoft’s upcoming Windows 8 software is its ability to run on multiple platforms. The software is designed to work equally well on tablets and desktop/laptop PCs, providing a unified experience across multiple …

Commodore Amiga Is Back And It’s A Beast Commodore Amiga Is Back And It’s A Beast
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If you grew up in the 80s, you probably had a Commodore computer. The company made the super popular Commodore 64, but they are also known for manufacturing the Amiga line of personal computers in the 80s and 90s. Commodore …

R. Kelly: New “Trapped In The Closet” Series “Not Of This World”

R&B singer R. Kelly is working on a follow-up to his controversial, multi-part musical “Trapped In The Closet”, which gained cult status after the videos went to DVD in 2005. The series, which started as five songs on his album …

The Hunger Games, Draw Something, and Kate Moss

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 …

Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Gives $300 Million For Brain Research

The Allen Institute for Brain Science announced Wednesday that Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen had donated $300 million to launch an effort to map the brain’s basic circuitry of perception. The Seattle-based nonprofit institute plans to build over the coming decade …

China Beats Out U.S. In iOS, Android Activations China Beats Out U.S. In iOS, Android Activations

China has recently surpassed the United States in iOS and Android activations for the first time, and is now the fastest growing device market in the world. China also has the fastest growth in application usage, which correlates with that …

[Viral Video] Blonde Calculates The Meaning of “MPH”

This video is picking up speed on YouTube. If you thought the dad shooting his daughter’s laptop was going to cause tension in the family home, wait til this giys wife figures out that she’s been made a laughingstock of …

comScore Ranks Top 50 Web Properties for February 2012 comScore Ranks Top 50 Web Properties for February 2012

comScore has released a report raking the top 50 web properties in the United States for February 2012. The data, gathered from the comScore Media Metrix service, shows some of the trends in web traffic during February. Not surprisingly, Google, …

Madoff ‘Disappointed’ Mets Fraud Suit Was Settled

The Notorious Ponzi sceme perpetrator, Bernie Madoff was in contact with Irving Picard last week to express his disappointment in the Mets fraud case not going to trial. The fraud case against the Mets was settled early monday for a …

Google Earth, Maps Update Imagery To A Plethora Of Places Google Earth, Maps Update Imagery To A Plethora Of Places

Google’s Lat Long Blog announced imagery updates a plenty today that touch on nearly every part of the globe. Seriously, if you live on Earth, you probably live somewhere that is included in the new imagery in Google Earth and …