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  • Shaq Claims He Hasn’t Panicked Since 1981
    By on August 22, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments


    ​The amount of hilarious nonsense that comes from the mouth of former Phoenix Suns big man Shaquille O’Neal is only rivaled by that of another former Suns star: Charles Barkley.

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  • Google Starts Charging a Signup Fee For Chrome Extension Developers
    By on August 22, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    trooperer writes “On Thursday, Google introduced two significant changes in the Google Chrome Extensions Gallery: a developer signup fee and a domain verification system. The signup fee is a one-time payment of $5. The announcement says its purpose is to ‘create better safeguards against fraudulent extensions in the gallery and limit the activity of malicious developer accounts.’ Developers who already registered with the gallery can continue to update (more…)

  • 10 of the Most Widely Believed Video Game Urban Legends
    By on August 22, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Growing up, in the days before the internet answered all our questions, video game urban legends flew around from kid to kid like a virus. Before there was any real way to verify whether these things were actually true, we had to take the word of our friend who “swears his cousin could do it.”

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  • Can you make a living on virtual pay for real work?
    By on August 21, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    About 100,000 people, or half the on-demand workforce at CrowdFlower, have taken pay in virtual rather than real dollars, says Chief Executive Officer Lukas Biewald, “We have to stop differentiating between the virtual world and the real world. The virtual world is very real.”

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  • Wigan demolished by rampant Blues
    By on August 21, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Nicolas Anelka and Salomon Kalou both score twice as Chelsea thrash Wigan.

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  • 12 Best NBA Hall of Fame Classes (GALLERY)
    By on August 21, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Which was the best class to enter basketball immortality?

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  • Stephen Colbert Announces Retirement and Unretirement (Vid)
    By on August 20, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Inspired by Brett Favre, Stephen Colbert announced his retirement from his show last night.

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  • History-Making Mars Mission Launched 35 Years Ago
    By on August 20, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Thrust from a Titan 3/Centaur rocket launched NASA’s Viking 1 spacecraft on a 505-million-mile journey to Mars on Aug. 20, 1975. Viking 2 followed three weeks later.

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  • Palace complete signing of Davids
    By on August 20, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Crystal Palace sign former Netherlands international midfielder Edgar Davids on a pay-as-you-play deal.

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  • Massive judgment in WoW copyright infringement case
    By on August 20, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    By Eriq Gardner A federal court has thrown down the gauntlet against the operator of a private server used to play the MMORP game World of Warcraft…

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