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Netflix is about to hijack our evenings with grim environmental films

The the on-demand media streaming company plans to premier at least two conservationist flicks this year: "Virunga" and "Mission Blue."

Government trolls banned from Wikipedia

by Paul Cooper The U.S. Congress may not be able to get much done, but apparently there’s one task they have no trouble performing – editing Wikipedia articles. Read more about Government trolls banned from Wikipedia

Salesforce.com rolls out cloud-based sales tools

by Jamie Hinks Salesforce is rolling out Sales Cloud with a range of new features designed to make it easier to retain and interact with prospective customers. Read more about Salesforce.com rolls out cloud-based sales tools

North Carolina says it will no longer defend same-sex marriage ban in court

North Carolina’s attorney general said Monday that the state would stop defending its same-sex marriage ban against legal challenges, just hours after a federal appeals court ruled that a similar ban in Virginia is unconstitutional.

Amazon jumps into 3-D printing market with bobbleheads, more

From personalized miniature bobbleheads to flower vases, Amazon’s new 3-D printing marketplace plans to simplify the 3-D printing process for consumers.

Earth Ball: So much fun, you’ll want to destroy the planet twice!

Kids hit Earth pinatas and spill oil on the Antarctic in this funny and too-real video.

Green Social Media App eEcosphere Turns Sustainable Living into Shared Experience

Green social media isn't just about info, but also action. New app eEcosphere provides a platform for challenging oneself & others to live more lightly The post Green Social Media App eEcosphere Turns Sustainable Living into Shared Experience appeared first on Sustainablog.

This gigantic urban “skyfarm” looks like a tree and grows food for the masses

With roughly 13 acres of hydroponic growing space, this thing looks like something straight out of some techno-utopia.

In Michigan, the drilling wars are infesting the Twitter stream

If you're looking for signs of how much is at stake in the fight over drilling and fracking in the Great Lakes region, just check your feed.

Amazon jumps into the 3D printing market

by Joe Jejune The 3D Printed Products Store is a marketplace for print on-demand products. Read more about Amazon jumps into the 3D printing market

Making a great "mobile first" app, the right way

by Ajay Chowdhury What does it mean to be truly "mobile first, why is it important, and how do you do it right? Read more about Making a great "mobile first" app, the right way

Is Apple delaying iPhone 6 phablet on purpose?

by Darren Allan According to the latest rumour, the larger 5.5in iPhone 6 delay due to Apple’s sales strategy. Read more about Is Apple delaying iPhone 6 phablet on purpose?

Google gives away 90 days free unlimited music streaming with Chromecast dongle

by Darren Allan Good news for those with a Chromecast, or those thinking of buying one – you can now get three free months worth of tunes. Read more about Google gives away 90 days free unlimited music streaming with Chromecast dong...

Kaspersky discovers scary new ransomware called Onion

by Jamie Hinks Security researchers at Kaspersky Lab say the new malware is a lot harder to detect that its predecessor, Cryptolocker, as it uses Tor to remain anonymous. Read more about Kaspersky discovers scary new ransomware called Onion

So it begins: Apple/Beats getting sued by Bose

by Barclay Ballard Bose, a brand name audio technology company, is going after Apple's Beats Electronics for patent infringement and they could be on to something. Read more about So it begins: Apple/Beats getting sued by Bose

Finalizing a Rousey-Carano bout is 'complicated,' says UFC's White

Former MMA superstar Gina Carano was supposed to sign a contract last week to come out of retirement and fight UFC women's champion Ronda Rousey later this year. UFC President Dana White all but guaranteed it.

IBM’s Watson supercomputer helps out the USAA

by Jamie Hinks Big data supercomputing is going to be put its powers to good use helping former military personnel using the USAA website. Read more about IBM’s Watson supercomputer helps out the USAA

U.S. Coal Exports Eroding Domestic Greenhouse Gains

Continuing rise in U.S. exports of coal work against domestic reductions in CO2 emissions.

New report expounds on old problem: lack of diversity in green groups

According to the report, “the dominant culture of the organizations is alienating to ethnic minorities, the poor, the LGBTQ community, and others outside the mainstream.”

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