FCC approves Net Neutrality

The FCC approved new rules on Thursday in a 3-2 vote to reclassify broadband Internet service as a public utility. This means, among other things, that we finally have Net Neutrality. At least until Verizon, Comcast, AT&T, or someone beholding to the broadband Internet provider industry goes to court and gets the decision overturned. Until … Continue reading “FCC approves Net Neutrality”

Derrick Rose to have knee surgery… again

Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose has a torn meniscus in his right knee and will undergo surgery to repair it. It’s the same exact injury he had in 2013. This was after he tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee in 2012. It’s unclear when he injured his knee this time. He … Continue reading “Derrick Rose to have knee surgery… again”

Don’t tell me ‘Birdman’ was the best movie of 2014

I guess the 2015 Oscars had a real anti-superhero vibe to it. I wouldn’t know first-hand because I didn’t watch it. The Oscars have become totally irrelevant to me. I think they’ve always been a poor indicator of greatness, it just took me a while to realize it. For instance, according to the members of … Continue reading “Don’t tell me ‘Birdman’ was the best movie of 2014”

Brianna Wu looks for someone to ‘throw down’ at PAX East

If you have a very particular set of skills, skills you have acquired over a very long career. Skills that make you a nightmare for people who make fake threats on Twitter and elsewhere on the Internet, than iPhone game developer Brianna Wu has an offer for you. She’s seeking someone to attend PAX East, … Continue reading “Brianna Wu looks for someone to ‘throw down’ at PAX East”

Alison Rosen shares details over the financials with Carolla Digital Network

Alison Rosen, former “news girl” for The Adam Carolla Show podcast, discussed on her podcast allegations made by Adam Carolla. The pretend contractor, pretend boxer explained on a recent podcast episode why he fired her. One of the many reasons he gave for letting her go was that she refused to give her Amazon affiliate earnings … Continue reading “Alison Rosen shares details over the financials with Carolla Digital Network”