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ASUS’ ‘Rear’ Tweet Puts Sexism Front And Center

ASUS’ ‘Rear’ Tweet Puts Sexism Front And Center

ASUS chairman Jonney Shih What’s worse than hiring scantily-clad “booth babes” to show off gadgets at an electronics conference populated mostly by men? Sending lascivious tweets about their appearance from the official company account. Which is [...]

Facebook Threatens Lawsuit Against Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook Threatens Lawsuit Against Mark Zuckerberg

First the Winklevoss twins sued Mark Zuckerberg. Now, it looks like Facebook is poised to do the same. Facebook is threatening to sue Mark Zuckerberg, an Israeli entrepreneur who recently changed his name from Rotem Guez [...]

Facebook Get’s Hit With Porn Attack!

Facebook Get’s Hit With Porn Attack!

A massive spam attack is wreaking havoc on Facebook users’ News Feeds. ZDNET has covered the spamming for the last couple days and reports that the attack has flooded some feeds with graphic photographs, apparently distributed [...]

Nook Tablet vs. Kindle Fire: How The Amazon, Barnes & Noble Gadgets Compare

Nook Tablet vs. Kindle Fire: How The Amazon, Barnes & Noble Gadgets Compare

Barnes & Noble has officially announced its Nook Tablet, and it is clear that B&N means for its new slate to compete against Amazon’s Kindle Fire. Most people will notice right off the bat that the [...]

IPhone 4S Pre-Orders Break Record: Apple

IPhone 4S Pre-Orders Break Record: Apple

NEW YORK — Apple says first-day pre-orders of the iPhone 4S topped 1 million, breaking the record set by last year’s model. Apple Inc. and various phone companies in the U.S., Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Japan [...]

DANCING WITHOUT THE STARZ

DANCING WITHOUT THE STARZ

If you have any Starz movies you want to see on Netflix, you might want to hurry up and watch them before it’s too late. Starz has announced in a press release that it is cutting [...]

Hacker Group Anonymous Promises To ‘Kill’ Facebook Over Privacy

Hacker Group Anonymous Promises To ‘Kill’ Facebook Over Privacy

UPDATE: Some Anonymous participants are distancing themselves from “Operation Facebook.” “#OpFacebook is being organised by some Anons. This does not necessarily mean that all of #Anonymous agrees with it,” read a tweet posted by @AnonOps on [...]

The 10 States With The Slowest Internet Speeds

The 10 States With The Slowest Internet Speeds

Pando Networks, which specializes in cloud-based media delivery, has completed a six-month “Nationwide ISP and Network Study” to determine the fastest and slowest Internet speeds and download success rates for each U.S. state. A side-by-side comparison [...]