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What if you could declare online reputation bankruptcy?

Sep 13, 2010
With so much of our personal information now available on the web via social networking, we wonder if it's possible to declare reputation bankruptcy -- and start your online life all over.

YouTube Instant

Sep 10, 2010
Yesterday we told you about YouTube Time Machine. Today is another doohickeyization of The Tube. It's not an official YouTube/Google product but...
Posted In: web, Web Culture, YouTube

Google exec says Android not ready for tablets

Sep 10, 2010
This is an under-the-radar story that seems to matter quite a bit. Hugo Barra, director of products for mobile at Google says that the Android...
Posted In: android, Google, mobile

Robots programmed to deceive

Sep 10, 2010
Engineers at the Georgia Institute of Technology* have created a robot capable of deception. They set up two bots in a game of hide and seek. Robot...
Posted In: domo arigato, robots

Machine translates brain waves into words.

Sep 10, 2010
Bioengineering has made huge advances in translating brain waves into words. Mind-reading, anyone?

Cheerleaders Gone Wild!

Sep 9, 2010
Again with the compelling headlines. I think it draws attention more than "New clickjacking scam on Facebook". This link has been going around...
Posted In: cheerleaders gone mild, Facebook, social media

Steve Jobs talks about farts

Sep 9, 2010
I figured that was a better headline that "Apple chairman calls for a higher standard for app approval". Same thing. ...
Posted In: apple, phones-mobile, smartphones

YouTube Time Machine? YouTube Time Machine!

Sep 9, 2010
Here's a site where you can pick a year and see videos from that year. Earliest is 1860 and they're pretty sporadic for a while but then it picks...
Posted In: Entertainment, search, Web Culture

Microsoft engages in Fort Gay bashing

Sep 9, 2010
Josh Moore lives in the very small town of Fort Gay, WV. He signed up to play on the Xbox Live network and entered his hometown as part of his...
Posted In: games, Microsoft

What will you do with the time you save on Google Instant?

Sep 9, 2010
Google says that if you use the new Instant feature, you'll save 2 to 5 seconds per search. We want to know what you'll do with that time (we're...
Posted In: Google, instant, search, Web Culture