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Cafe4tune Virtual Social World Launches In Beta Cafe4tune Virtual Social World Launches In Beta

Cafe4tune, a new social network which allows individuals and organizations worldwide to interact in virtual, 2D and 3D web environments, launches today in Beta with companion iPhone, iPad or Android apps. Since Cafe4tune was first introduced in 2011, more than …

Jenna Talackova: Transgender Model Denied the Privilege to Compete
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On Friday, Jenna Talackova was denied the opportunity to compete in the Canadian beauty pageant contest. The 23 year old was born a male but received gender reassignment surgery at the age of 19 which makes her a woman. If …

XBOX Live Gold Members Get New Premium Services
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XBox Live Gold members will now have the ability to watch more on demand programming with the addition of three new services: xfinity TV, HBO go, and MLB.TV. Xfinity is an on-demand television service from Comcast, that brings your favorite …

Honda’s W.O.W Concept Car Wows Dog Owners Honda’s W.O.W Concept Car Wows Dog Owners
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Honda has the right idea with this new W.O.W (Wonderfully Open-Hearted Wagon) concept car. The idea was first revealed to the Japanese market, as consumers are starting to own more and more dogs, and demand pet-friendly convenience. This Honda features …

Sony Reorganizes Company Into  “One Sony” Sony Reorganizes Company Into “One Sony”

Sony has been broken for years, with gaming propping up everything else. Well now we get news that Sony is establishing a new management structure. The “Sony One” initiative is meant to reorganize a fractured company and that they will …

Paul Allen Nearly Had Identity Stolen By Incredibly Bold Dude Paul Allen Nearly Had Identity Stolen By Incredibly Bold Dude

Note: if you go AWOL from the U.S. Army, it’s probably in your best interest to keep a low profile. Volunteer at a pet rescue center, get a library card, start a garden – stick to the discreet activities, really. …

Nazi Art Theft Material Discovered

During World War ll, Adolf Hitler commanded agents to raid and loot European countries, looking for precious metals, currency, jewelry, and artwork. While most of the items were recovered by the Allies after the war ended, some of them were …

NASA’s ‘Perpetual Ocean’ Video is Hypnotic
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The Scientific Visualization Studio at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center is responsible for many fascinating and beautiful animations that bring to life the weather and other effects on a planetary scale. These animations take data from real research papers and …

MLB.TV App Comes To Xbox LIVE Today MLB.TV App Comes To Xbox LIVE Today

Microsoft and Major League Baseball have announced that the MLB.TV app is available today on Xbox LIVE. The app allows you to watch live HD broadcasts of every out-of-market regular season game, as well as archived games and highlights from …

Services Like Identified Use Game Elements to Encourage User Participation Services Like Identified Use Game Elements to Encourage User Participation
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Fast-growing startup Identified, a Facebook-based professional networking platform, is reaching out to members of the “Facebook generation” through “gamification” — the process of applying game-like elements (badges, scores, level-ups, invincibility — well, maybe not that last one) to non-game platforms …

TweetTV Receives $750K in Funding TweetTV Receives $750K in Funding

TweetTV, the social TV guide, has recently received $750K in funding from angel investor Joe Kalfa. TweetTV categorizes and enhances TV-based conversations happening on Twitter, and the company hopes to use the funds to develop mobile aps, hire engineers, update …

New Yelp Metrics Improve Its Use For Business New Yelp Metrics Improve Its Use For Business
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Yelp is one of the better social media services for small businesses that want to track how their brand is doing out in the real world. The site has introduced some new metrics that makes the site even more attractive …

Skimlinks Launches API Suite For Startups Skimlinks Launches API Suite For Startups

Skimlinks has released a comprehensive API suite to make it easy for up-and-coming companies to earn an immediate and seamless revenue stream, and gain valuable insights into their users’ shopping habits. Skimlinks APIs will allow developers to build on top …

LivingSocial Drops A Cleveland Steamer For Only $69
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I’m a 20-something male, so sometimes things that are said in a completely innocuous manner and setting can still make me chuckle like a fifth-grader. I’ll be the first to admit that my mind usually does a faceplant right in …

Amazon Opens Indiana Facility: 1000 New Jobs! Amazon Opens Indiana Facility: 1000 New Jobs!
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Seattle-based Amazon.Com is making another $150 million investment in Indiana. Jeffersonville, Indiana will be the site of a new warehouse fulfillment center that will create over one thousand new jobs throughout the next couple of years. Southeast Indiana is a …

The Avengers Soundtrack Released Features New Soundgarden Track
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Things are ramping up for this summers premiere blockbuster movie, Marvel’s “The Avengers.” Today the news is that they have released the soundtrack list and the headliner is Soundgarden! They have went into the studio and recorded their first new …

Central Park Once Known for Malaria Instead of Condos Central Park Once Known for Malaria Instead of Condos
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In New York City, a place with a view of Central Park is one of the most sought-after and costly luxuries in that city’s real estate market. But this wasn’t always the case, as the area was known more for …

South Park: Tenorman’s Revenge to Debut March 30

When the people at South Park released the trailer for the upcoming video game Scott Tenorman’s Revenge, ten days ago, they said the game would be available “sometime this spring.” It seems that “sometime” is sooner than later, as they …

Bobby Brown Drives Drunk, Arrested In L.A.
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Mere weeks after the drowning death of his wife Whitney Houston–which the coroner says was contributed to by cocaine and heart disease–Bobby Brown has been arrested for driving under the influence. The incident occurred yesterday around lunchtime when police stopped …

Google I/O Registration Is Now Open Google I/O Registration Is Now Open

Google I/O is one of the biggest developer events of the year and for good reason. It’s a place where developers can learn what Google is up to this year while learning from each other in a developer-centric environment. If …

3 Things That Make You Look Like An Idiot Online 3 Things That Make You Look Like An Idiot Online
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Whether you’re a business tycoon, a Hollywood celebrity, or just an average Jane out hunting for a job, how you represent yourself online is something you should have at least a passing concern about. Whether we like it or not, …

Sam Donaldson Addresses University of Texas at El Paso
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Sam Donaldson is a veteran reporter and alumnus of the University of Texas at El Paso. He addressed an estimated 250 students at UTEP’s Centennial Lecture Series and talked politics. He emphasized that moderate voters would be the ones to …

Radiohead and Ballet at 1000 Frames Per Second
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Simon Iannelli, a German photographer, posted this beautiful video called “Le vent” that he helped direct, to YouTube recently. In the video, Marina Kanno and Giacomo Bevilaqua, two ballet dancers from the Berlin State Ballet, do a series of precise …

Taiwanese Woman Commits Suicide During Facebook Chat
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Today from the Department of Depressing: Police in Taiwain are reporting that a woman committed suicide while chatting with her friends about it on Facebook. Worse, she killed herself on her birthday. Worser, as she was dying she uploaded photos …