Startup Pitches Combined Security, Energy Service

iControl, a Palo Alto-based startup, has unveiled ConnectedLife Energy Management, a proposal for a home security system that doubles as a way to automate home energy consumption management. The idea is to get broadband companies and other providers to either offer a standalone energy service, or one that’s combined with interactive home security products. Continue reading


Facebook provides alibi for robbery suspect

A 19-year-old New York man who was arrested for armed robbery has been exonerated thanks to a status update he posted on social networking site Facebook.

Rodney Bradford was arrested and held for 12 days in connection with an October 17 armed robbery of two people in the Brooklyn housing project where he lives, prosecutors said. Continue reading

Run This Town video watch + Lyrics

We’ve got our first look at Jay-Z, Rihanna and Kanye West’s Run This Town video, and wow, it’s a masterpiece. Not that I’d have expected anything less from this power trio, but this is a great video – many artists have stopped making great videos, since MTV pretty much stopped playing them long ago.Read the full story… »

2009 Chicago Air and Water Show

The Chicago Air and Water Show 2009 is being held on Saturday, August 15 and Sunday, August 16. This is the largest free air and water show in America and has now been going on since 1959, but on a much smaller scale. This year is set to be a great event, which you can see from the performer’s itinerary below.Read the full story… »

miley cyrus – party in the u.s.a lyrics

I hopped off the plane at LAX
with a dream and my cardigan
welcome to the land of fame and sex,
am I gonna fit in?
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PGA Championship:Five things to know

Need a primer to get ready for the year’s final major? ESPN’s crack research staff pulled together these nuggets to help every golf fan get ready for the 91st PGA Championship. Read the full story… »

Google’s new search engine

For the last several months, a large team of Googlers has been working on a secret project: a next-generation architecture for Google’s web Read the full story… »