Amazon Cloud Player: “Oh yeah baby” – Chef

I just visited for the sole purpose of purchasing Dumb & Dumber on Blu-Ray (because it’s hilarious) and was greeted with a rather lengthy message from Jeff Bezos (CEO/Founder of These messages usually have to do with some new feature or product offering, and this was no exception.  This is that letter: Now, … Continue reading

Record Companies Value Limewire Punitive Damages Higher than the GDP…of Planet Earth! Judge says “absurd”!

You’re probably aware of the fact that Limewire, the free peer-to-peer file sharing program, was shut down due to a court order in October. Thirteen record companies have filed suit against Limewire for copyright infringement. They are: Arista, Atlantic, BMG Music, Capital, Elektra, Interscope, Laface, Motown, Priority, Sony BMG, UMG, Virgin and Warner Brothers, and … Continue reading

The World’s Most Valuable Brands: Tech Leads the Charge

The above image shows the top 11 brands based on value according to Brand Finance–“the world’s leading brand valuation consultancy.” You can find the complete list with all 500 brands here. It comes as no surprise to see Google topping the list or that Microsoft is right behind, but what is surprising is the somewhat … Continue reading

Captain America: The First Avenger–The First Official Trailer

Ever since the Super Bowl spot for Captain America: The First Avenger, I’ve been waiting for a legitimate trailer. And now we have one. The trailer was only just released and has yet to go viral (less than 1,000) views. I’ll stop writing now and let you check it out… Not too shabby…Right? Going off … Continue reading

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides…Another Go-Round for Jac–Excuse Me–Captain Jack Sparrow

The newest trailer for Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (Pirates of the Caribbean 4) was just released, and it looks pretty interesting. If you saw the first trailer you were likely intrigued, but not that excited. I was going to see it regardless, of course, but I wasn’t chomping at the bit (bit … Continue reading

Taxes for If Walmart and Target Get Their Way…

If you’re like me, you are very familiar with If you’re like me, you shop there over most any other place because of their low prices, fast shipping, and lack of a state sales tax(most states–more on this later). When you’re spending more than $1,000 there is very little reason to not shop at … Continue reading

Samsung 9 Series Notebook Sets its Sights on the Macbook Air

So, a brand other than Pansonic has arrived to deliver a product that can compete with the MacBook Air. Panasonic has long been involved in the lightweight PC market, but has never been able (nor really tried) to come close to the price point of the MacBook Air. The Panasonics can deliver i7 processors, weigh … Continue reading

Shayton Equilibrium: The Newest Hyper Car to Put Our Salivary Glands on Overdrive

Background This is the new Shayton Equilibrium. It’s the newest hyper car released upon the world. And as you can see, it looks good. I would even go so far as to say it’s the best looking car I have seen in a long while, possibly ever. It reminds me a lot of the Ferrari Enzo, … Continue reading

2013 BMW i8: 0-62mph in 4.8s AND 62.6mpg Average Fuel Economy

If you’re into cars the i8 should look very familiar. It is based on the BMW Vision EfficientDynamics concept car. While the production version makes a few changes to the body and presumably the interior, the same lines are clearly there. You also may be wondering about its name. BMW i8. This car will come from the … Continue reading

A&E’s Breakout Kings: White Collar Goes Blue Collar

Last night A&E aired the season premiere of their newest show, Breakout Kings. The basic premise is using criminals to catch criminals. Remind you of White Collar? It is very similar only this isn’t the FBI, and they’re not going after counterfeiters and art thieves. This show doesn’t have the suave and charm of Neal … Continue reading