AT&T versus Verizon: There’s a Lawsuit for That.

So remember the Verizon “there’s a map for that” commercial that first aired during Monday Night Football last month? It only took a few weeks for AT&T to take legal action, claiming that the ad was misleading to the point of deceptive trade practice. Their complaint? Not that the spotty AT&T 3G coverage map (which […]


Monday morning links serving: The November 23rd edition

–How To: Back Up Any Smartphone You back up your computers, or at least know that you should. But what about your smartphones? They carry massive amounts of personal data, and are subjected to life-or-death situations on a daily basis. Here’s how to back them up. –12 Worst Photoshop Mistakes ever In ads and other […]

LinkedIn…to What?

Keep getting invites to LinkedIn? Here’s the hard truth about the so-called social job network!

TARBOY: an epic, animated short film

Tarboy is an animated short film about fighting robots, explosions and more fighting robots. Enjoy!

Wipe your butt with Google [PIC]

Google is not only the name of a major search engine (among lots of other things), but apparently, it’s also a brand of Vietnamese toilet paper. According to Google translate, the text on the packaging says: “Very long, soft, smooth. Of high vacuum, because you always!” Thanks Korben!

Robotic Xmas Dance Routine

Since the Holiday season is almost upon us, we thought to put you all in the mood with this cute little video of robots dancing to Christmas songs. Enjoy! [Via [H]]

Call of Duty players could be called to duty

A British intelligence agency is to recruit staff via Xbox Live. But sadly it’s not a case of hunting down the players with the best scores in stealth and puzzle games. Instead the Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) is to advertise through videos played on the main dashboard screen. The agency says that not only is […]

Why Traffic Jams Happen for No Apparent Reason

We all know it, traffic jams that seem to happen for no apparent reason is one of the biggest source of frustration for drivers. I can definitely relate to that. Fortunately, dear fellow drivers, our frustration now has an explanation! The phenomenon has recently been re-created for the first time on a test-track by a […]