Facebook recently passed 500 million users. If the growth rate of the world’s largest and fastest growing social network could be applied to solar, it would only take 4.7 years to power the entire world with solar energy.
If you think the cast of ‘The Expendables’ killed a lot of bad guys in that movie, you haven’t seen anything yet – check out their combined ‘kill numbers’ based on all their movies.
The social networking industry has taken all of us by storm and its difficult to go about your day without hearing a friend, a co-worker, your mom throw that term around like its going to change the world! Fortunately or not Digg has done just that. With millions of users, digg has become a reputable […]
Pretty much everything that happens when you’re in toilet should be locked away in your head, never to be shared with anyone. Unless of course you’re Elvis and you end up dying while failing to successfully take a dump. Take a look at the graphic below for a closer look at the shittier side of […]
J.C.R. Licklider (1915-1990) introduced the idea of an “Intergalactic Network.” His idea involved a global computer network that allowed everyone to access information from anywhere in the world. He became head of Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA), convincing his successors of the importance of the network.
U.S.Army intelligence analyst Bradley Manning used his high-security clearance to acces classified documents – including over 150,000 State Department cables – which he is now charged with making public via whistleblower site WikiLeaks.org. Security breaches don’t happen only to governments; they happen to companies, institutions and individuals too. Thirty million Americans become victims of identity […]
With an expected 1.2 million robots in the year 2013, the age of the automated workplace is at uor front door. However, these are not the musical-loving, Wall-E robots. These automated machines are coming for our jobs, and possibly…us.
Demand Media’s IPO has received a lot of attention lately. It can be difficult to make sense of all the numbers people have been throwing around, so we thought we’d try and make it a bit clearer.
You want to ride your bike, and you want to ride it fast, and that’s completely understandable. But before you jump on that crotch rocket and go for a thrill ride, take a look at this infographic of motorcycle injuries and make sure that you are well protected and have motorcycle insurance.
Death is an experience that we’re all going to have at one point or another. Why not take a few minutes to learn some interesting and some truly bizarre facts about death, dying, and the dead?