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River St. James Takes Some American Idol Advice and Hits the Promenade

River St. James is taking the advice he received from American Idol judges prior to being cut from the top 24 contestants. The trio of panel judges told River that he should get more experience and he is trying to …

Dishonored Exposed For The Awesome Game It Is

Last year, a group of industry veterans moved to Arkane Studios and announced their new game, Dishonored. It would blend the elements from previous games like Thief and Deus Ex to create a wholly unique first-person stealth experience. We didn’t …

Game of Thrones Season 2 Trailer: “The More You Love” Game of Thrones Season 2 Trailer: “The More You Love”

We’re less than a month away from the second season premiere of HBO’s Game of Thrones. To help build anticipation for the show, a new trailer has been released online. “The More You Love” highlights some of the many plot …

Facebook Protects Name And Brand Facebook Protects Name And Brand

Did they really think Facebook wouldn’t notice? FacebookOfSex.com (previously owned by FriendFinder Networks) was able to live for about a year and had over four million visitors before Facebook was able to get the rogue domain shut down recently. Facebook …

Doonesbury Comic Satirizes New Abortion Laws, Pulled From Comics Page

Doonesbury is a long running comic strip, written by Garry Trudeau for over 40 years. Never shying away from hot political topics, Trudeau has caused some controversy with today’s strip. It’s in regards to the hot button issue of requiring …

The Art Of Video Games Opening At The Smithsonian Friday
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One of the most passionately discussed arguments of our time, especially to gamers, is the question of whether or not video games can be classified as art. Art, is of course, a completely subjective concept. There are some people, however, …

Nearly Half of Southern Republicans Think Obama is a Muslim: Twitter Reacts Nearly Half of Southern Republicans Think Obama is a Muslim: Twitter Reacts
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Honestly, I thought we’d had this discussion already, but America is again talking about the religious background of our elected Big Cheese. The discussion has taken itself over to Twitter, where the phrase Obama is a Muslim is trending. The …

Patrick Schwarzenegger Tweets About His Ski Accident and Shares Awkward Photo
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Arnold Schwarzenegger’s 18 year old son proved that he could be a tough guy too. After taking a tumble while skiing in Tahoe on Saturday, Patrick Schwarzenegger took a photo of himself strapped to an orange stretcher. He uploaded the …

Google Search Quality Meeting Uncut [Video] Google Search Quality Meeting Uncut [Video]
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Google tweeted out a link to a video of some footage from one of its search quality meetings. The company says this is part of its efforts to be more transparent how how its search engine works. @googleA GooglerWatch uncut …

Shapeways Offers New iPhone Case With Sound Shapeways Offers New iPhone Case With Sound

Innovators are sure to love this case. Shapeways has just revealed their new iPhone case and it’s loaded with features. The Vibe features SoundCloud integration. If you don’t know what soundCloud is, take a look at their website. Essentially it …

HBO Allows Universal and Fox to Deal with Apple HBO Allows Universal and Fox to Deal with Apple

HBO has agreed to modify its contracts with Fox and Universal, allowing them to make their content available for download on Apple’s iCloud. Apple recently commenced offering users the option to re-download movies that were previously bought on iTunes via …

Rush Limbaugh Doesn’t Understand Birth Control
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Let’s set aside differences with Rush Limbaugh on political grounds. Let’s look at pure, provable facts only for a moment. Even the most ardent of Limbaugh fans should be critical of his statements recently, if not out of decency, then …

Peyton Manning Courted By Miami Dolphins Fans In Funniest Way Possible Peyton Manning Courted By Miami Dolphins Fans In Funniest Way Possible

There are few things as funny as ridiculous sports fans. The silly measures people go to to represent their team, talk smack, and depending on the time of year, try to impress potential free agents, always brings a smile and …

Bing Just As Good As Google, Says Bing Bing Just As Good As Google, Says Bing
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After spending several years playing catch-up to Google, Microsoft’s Bing search engine is finally reaching a point where it is just as good as its rival, according to Microsoft’s Harry Shum. In a recent interview Shum tells Wired that Bing …

Google Releases Easter Egg for Math Geeks Google Releases Easter Egg for Math Geeks

We all remember Google’s “do a barrel roll” easter egg. Enter those worlds in googles home page and the screen does a 360. (it still works, by the way) Google has become famous for these little tricks . It does …

Pew Finds Online Friends Ignore Your Politics
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I’ve long been a fan of the adage “Opinions are like a**holes. Everybody has one, but nobody else wants to hear it.” For me, this is nowhere more true than in the social media world, where friends and acquaintances alike …

@AmexSync Account, Over a Million Coupons Claimed @AmexSync Account, Over a Million Coupons Claimed

Amex and Twitter partnered up and launched @AmexSync Account (a Syncard campaign) five days ago. The Syncard is a greener way to super coupon; it allows American Express Card carriers to sync their card with Twitter, tweet with special hashtags …

Boondock Saints Video Game Announced At SXSW

Fans of the film “The Boondock Saints” have been waiting a long time to hear news of a video game, and yesterday they got it at the Austin, TX event South By Southwest. Although the official announcement included more of …

RiseSmart Brings Unemployed March Madness RiseSmart Brings Unemployed March Madness

RiseSmart, a trusted outplacement provider for professionals in search of employment, has provided a way to stay connected to the workplace even when you aren’t part of it. With March madness underway some job hunters might be missing the traditional …

Curator’s Code: Can Content Curation Really Be Standardized? Curator’s Code: Can Content Curation Really Be Standardized?
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Let me preface this by saying that I am all for giving credit where credit is due on the web. However, people are trying to develop standards for online content curation and attribution on the web, and I just don’t …

Windows 8 Confuses And Baffles Elderly Dad Windows 8 Confuses And Baffles Elderly Dad
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Windows 8 has been almost universally praised since the launch of the consumer preview. Numerous tech outlets have been praising its ease of use and the attractiveness of the Metro interface. YouTube user lockergnome has proven that Windows 8 isn’t …

PayPal Vice President Eric Salvatierra Struck By Commuter Train, Killed
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PayPal Vice President Eric Salvatierra has been struck and killed by a commuter train in Menlo Park, California. His remains were identified yesterday by the coroner of San Mateo County. According to the San Mateo County Times, Salvatierra was struck …

Facebookers Judged By Photos Facebookers Judged By Photos

In a study, researchers at Ohio State University have found that profile pictures on Facebook are paid more attention to than anything written, and that when text is relevant, closer attention is paid to what can be deemed as socially …

Conan Rips on the New IPad HD Display

When you watch the new iPad commercial you are transported to a world where people are using their “magical pane of glass” in real world applications across the globe. The new iPad blends in seamlessly with their personal and professional …