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Watch a college student win $10K in a basketball trick-shot competition

He wants to become a professional sportsman. But not in the field you might expect.

Are we teetering on the edge of an app bubble?

When Taco Bell releases an app, you know the end is nigh.

Why The Next 10 Years Looks Bad for Internet Censorship

The Internet is often idealized as a bastion of information freedom, but not everyone has the same ideal. One of the most pernicious things that keeps the Internet from reaching its ideal open, democratic state is state-sponsored censorship. Show More Summary

How to stop AT&T or Verizon from tracking your mobile browser

AT&T Corp. just can’t seem to stay away from controversy, as the network provider is now being accused of tracking its unsuspecting subscribers using a unique tracker. This time though, AT&T is not alone, as Verizon Communications Inc. is also said … Continue reading ?

Riot fines Copenhagen Wolves over contract mixup

Riot Games levies another fine against a team lax in following their LCS rules.

The great Reddit MILF battle of 2014

Redditors get weirdly competitive over some strange things.

A blogger's final post solved his own murder

Simon's blog was started to record self-improvement. Instead, it recorded his murder.

Can you make it through a tour of the world's most haunted places?

Halloween is but a day away, meaning you have but a hours left to get yourself good and scared.

Ask Dr. Web with Jeffrey Zeldman: Help! My Portfolio Sucks

What if a lot of your past work reflects times when you satisfied the client, but couldn’t sell them on your best ideas? How do you build a portfolio out of choices you wouldn’t have made? Our very own Jeffrey Zeldman answers your toughest career questions. Dear Dr. Show More Summary

10 Tips for an Awesome and SEO-Friendly Blog Post

Writing a blog post -like all other writing- is a skill. In order to keep your reader interested, you should think about structuring your text and writing in an appealing style. You should help your readers to grasp the main idea of your post by providing headings, subheadings and clear paragraphs. Show More Summary

Wearables banned from movie theaters by MPAA

In an attempt to stave off shaky, poor-quality piracy of new films, the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) and the National Association of Theater Owners (the other NATO) decided that “wearable devices” will no longer be allowed during movies. … Continue reading ?

Which Internet do you want?

I would like to be part of the Internet where people say what they think, no matter how different, or offensive it may be to some people. Why? I care what people think. I find I can learn from lots of points of views, even ones I don't...Show More Summary

10 terrible 'treats' you shouldn't give out on Halloween

If someone hands you one of these so-called treats, run the other way.

Homophobic Southern Baptist conference sparks massive online backlash

A Southern Baptist conference on "homosexuality and the future of marriage" met with intense criticism from the LGBTQ community on Twitter.

4 Easy Ways To Find Out Who Is Looking For You Online

Someone is looking for you. The web is full of websites and services that provide your details to others, sometimes free, sometimes for a fee. It’s an uncomfortable sensation to know that your personal data can be used to track you.Show More Summary

Throwback Thursday

This picture was taken at Davos on January 27, 2000. It's notable because I was wearing a suit, as is the custom, in a ski resort in the Swiss Alps. I know it doesn't make a whole lot of sense to me either. PS: A blog post I wrote from Davos, two days later. Pretty sure I wasn't wearing a suit when I wrote that piece. PPS: I'm not wearing a suit now.

Latest Zend Studio Release Features Z-Ray Live! and Apigility

At ZendCon 2014 on Wednesday, Zend introduced the newest version of Zend Studio, which is designed to optimize mobile application development and boost developer productivity when it comes to API-connected Web and mobile applications. Show More Summary

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