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Tech: Canon Camera EOS C500 camera

This is the Cinema EOS series third model it’s a upgrade of last year’s C300. The C300 model is available for pick up right now but the C500 hasn’t been approved to hit the market as of yet so a 2012 release is still up in the air. This Cinema…

Facebook Buys Instagram for $1 Billion

This came out of nowhere! It looks like social network giant Facebook is set to acquire the popular photo streaming service Instagram for a reported $1 billion. We don’t know how exactly Facebook plans to use the photo-sharing service, but Mark Zuckberg promises to keep the company independent. This is…

Google Augmented Reality Glasses

It had been reported a few months back that Google was working on some crazy futuristic set of glasses, and today Google released this video to introduce Project Glass. There is no set sale date yet, but as of now Google is ready to test the glasses with the general…

Google April Fools Pranks

Every year on April 1st, Google tries to play us with a prank that has to do with some brand new Google feature, and most people tend to fall for it. But let’s face it, it’s Google — they make everything! If Google came out today and said they invented…

Google Self-Driving Car Drives Blind Man to Taco Bell

Drunk people rejoice! Okay, first of all, this is tripping me out because my boy lives in this neighborhood. I literally spent almost every day in this area a few summers back and have visited that Taco Bell a number of times. Back to the topic though. You may have…

Instagram Starts Site for Android App Sign-Up

Two weeks ago at SXSW, Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom announced that the popular photo-filter and sharing app would finally make its way to the Android operating system. Now, to quell all Android users’ anticipation, Instagram has launched a site so that Android users may sign up to receive updates on the…

Zynga Acquires Draw Something Creator OMGPOP for $180 Million

Social network gaming company Zynga has bought the creators of the new Draw Something game, OMGPOP, for $180 Million. Zynga, known for Words With Friends and a bunch of other With Friends apps and Facebook games, recently had their dominant Words With Friends taken over by Draw Something as the #1 Facebook connected…

Reddit User Lands Hollywood Writing Deal

Redditor James Erwin of Des Moines, Iowa, just happened to join a thread, last August, and post the first installment of a narrative addressing whether a modern American marine battalion could defeat the entire Roman Empire. Other users loved it and demanded more, pushing his writing to Reddit’s front page. That…