Archive for September, 2010:

Where’s Waldo Bandit Confesses On Facebook

Where’s Waldo Bandit Confesses On Facebook

Even bankrobbers can’t help but confess their daily activites to Facebook.  Try as they may that urge to broadcast to the world is clearly too much for them.  Police believe that they have nabbed the Where’s Waldo Robber all by the handy process of spying on Facebook.  The diabetic bank robber posted that he committed [...]

Stay Out Of The Real World And Get Your Kisses Virtually

Stay Out Of The Real World And Get Your Kisses Virtually

Technology is truly a beautiful thing and most of us wouldn’t know quite how to live without it.  Sure, we’d live without Facebook, but you start cutting out the basic items like the washer and dryer then there will be issues.  Despite that we all love our technology, sometimes you get a little worried about [...]

PC Users: To Stand Or Not To Stand

PC Users: To Stand Or Not To Stand

I know I’m not the only one that has seen the desks that try to get people not only up and standing, but up and moving in some cases.  For the most part I really just don’t see standing desks really catching on.  Now I imagine some will convert to the standing desks, but I’m [...]

Americans Ok With Staying Connected During Sex, Not Ok With Regular PC Maintenance

Americans Ok With Staying Connected During Sex, Not Ok With Regular PC Maintenance

I know, another day and yet another study.  However, this one offers news that should be surprising, but in some ways really isn’t.  PC Tools released a study that revealed all sorts of unattractive things about some US internet users.  Of course PC Tools put a spin on the news that almost makes the statistics [...]

Pledge To Go Offline For One Day

Pledge To Go Offline For One Day

At some point or another we have all been a little bit of an addict to our tech toys.  Some have it a little worse than others, but none of us are perfect.  Every so often I have a day that I feel like I have to step away from the technology.  Truthfully, I don’t [...]

People Are A Bit Underwhelmed Over 3-D TV

People Are A Bit Underwhelmed Over 3-D TV

I’m not one of the many that’s fascinated by 3-D movies and actually I truthfully avoid most movies that I hear are going to be presented in only 3-D.   Which makes the fact that I’m not even going to bother with getting 3-D TV far from surprising.  However, I was a little surprised that one [...]

Kid Electrocutes Himself And Parents Sue Teacher

Kid Electrocutes Himself And Parents Sue Teacher

Sometimes I get genuinely concerned about the level of intelligence that some people in this world seem to have.  I keep reminding myself that there are smart people out there and that bad news travels faster than good.  It makes it so that I can still have a small amount of hope in this world.  [...]

LovePlus Gamers Rent Real Life Resort Rooms For Their Virtual Girlfriends

LovePlus Gamers Rent Real Life Resort Rooms For Their Virtual Girlfriends

When a child clings a little too long to an imaginary friend, people start to get worried and analyze the reason.  They send them off to therapy and make them talk about their feelings.  However, when a 20-30 year old Japanese man creates an imaginary girlfriend through LovePlus, well, one Japanese resort latches onto it [...]