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Barbie and Ken Getting Back Together? Will it be Facebook Official???

So, the long and drawn out relationship saga between the two Mattel toys Barbie and Ken is taking a new turn. First off, I didn’t even know that they were broken up, I guess I have been lacking on reading the tabloids to stay informed. Back on track, they apparently broke the relationship off in [...]

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Will Skype Ever Not be Free?

The new Skype 5.0 is now out of beta testing and ready for full use on Mac systems running at least OS X. This new version is similar previous versions, but boasts some impressive new features. Group video calling is now available for up to 10 individuals to video conference at one time. However, perhaps [...]

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Bud Light Super Bowl Ads

So it’s coming to the most bittersweet day of the year for me, the Super Bowl. It’s the culmination of my much beloved football season, but also marks the beginning of the barren months where no football can be found outside of Canada, which no one cares about anyways. This year I’m especially excited for [...]

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Oregon Trail and Carmen Sandiego Facebook Games to Hit Facebook

So to preface this post, let me explain to you that I am the undisputed king of wasting my time on meaningless Facebook games. My procrastination skills have afforded me the heavyweight belt of time-wasters and Facebook games are the number one reason why. Yes I understand they are painstaking and utterly mindless and yes [...]

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Is the Kindle the Future?

I recently read that Kindle books outsold all others on amazon.com. Previously Kindle’s sales only outsold hardcovers, but now they have taken over paperbacks as well. Apparently, for every 100 paperback sales on Amazon, there are 115 Kindle sales. So, Kindle has obviously increased greatly in popularity, but is it our inevitable future. Personally, I [...]

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Woman Who Was Fired Over Facebook Status Begins Trial

Almost two months ago, medical transportation company employee Dawnemarie Souza was fired for posting an “offensive” status on Facebook. In fairness, the post was a vulgar rant about a disagreement at work with her current boss. Souza was fired from the company for violating an “online badmouthing” provision. The case is now under review by [...]

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Is our Facebook Addiction Really a Bad Thing?

Everyone constantly hears the statistics about how the world, and even more so America, is becoming Facebook addicts. Roughly 7% of the world’s population is on Facebook. That’s over 500 million users, half of whom are log in on a given day. 750 million photos are on the site, nothing is safe from public scrutiny [...]

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Grooveshark: Music Revolutionized

“Music makes the world go round”. A phrase that has been around for ages takes on new meaning in today thanks to the website listen.grooveshark.com. Grooveshark allows users to create playlists on the site from a wide selection that boasts “any song in the world”. While that may be an overstatement, the site is still [...]

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