Archive for November, 2008:

IBM Making It Easy To Watch Women Get Naked

IBM Making It Easy To Watch Women Get Naked

As millions of people get ready for Black Friday, IBM is getting ready to introduce an invention that could revolutionize the shopping experience. Oh, and also make it easy for guys to spy on undressing women.

Dear Blockbuster: You’re Late.

Dear Blockbuster: You’re Late.

Dear Blockbuster: This letter is to inform you that your BLOCKBUSTER ON-DEMAND SERVICE is six months late. Your account has been billed a fee of $4.29 per day as a result.

15 Magnificent and Monstrous Computer Mice

15 Magnificent and Monstrous Computer Mice

The mouse: universally used (trackballs just don’t mesh that well with Excel) but there isn’t that much you can do with the things, right?

How Rod Stewart Can Save The Day For Dell

How Rod Stewart Can Save The Day For Dell

Dell may be missing the mark when it comes to its latest computer-selling tactic — but fear not, for TechCult has a surefire way to save the day.

Hi, We’re the Government, and We Lose Computers

Hi, We’re the Government, and We Lose Computers

The British government has done it again. Just months after misplacing a database of its entire prison population, the U.K.’s top dogs now say they’re losing an average of one government computer per week.

New Software Can Steal Your Keys with a Photograph

New Software Can Steal Your Keys with a Photograph

Here’s one for you: Your online profile may have enough information to let a savvy crook create a functioning key to your home.

How Much Is Vista’s Slow Speed Costing You?

How Much Is Vista’s Slow Speed Costing You?

Much has been made over Windows Vista’s pokey performance. Now, though, a new series of lawsuits suggests the time Vista takes to load could actually cost you cash.

WALL-E Likely Successor to Jerry Yang, Sources Say

WALL-E Likely Successor to Jerry Yang, Sources Say

WALL-E, the fictional robot from the 2008 Pixar film bearing the same name, is being closely considered for the position of Yahoo CEO, a source close to the matter has revealed.