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Verizon FiOS customer posts video that proves they throttle Netflix

imageIt’s been an ongoing debate for months, with each side pointing the finger at the other side. The issue? Verizon customers watching Netflix with slow playback speeds. The crux of the issue is that when streaming Netflix using Verizon, the speeds seem to be slower than normal causing buffering and a poor viewing experience.

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Video of DJI Phantom 2 Vision Plus drone shows impressive quality

imageI was quite impressed to see the video shot by technophile Robert Scoble of the new DJI Phantom 2 Vision Plus drone. The Phantom 2 Vision Plus is a remote controlled drone that is made specifically for aerial filmmaking, that provides extreme stability, for great quality shots.

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If Google Search happened in real life

imageImagine sitting down with a guy named Google, and asking him the same questions you ask in Google Search. “Cream cheese is cheese?” you might ask. Or how about the Internet’s favorite, “How is babby formed?" Well, this is exactly how it would go down. Including the NSA part too, I’m sure. 

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The Bitcoin Phenomenon - roughcut and unreleased version

imageSquare One TV is a new television network focused on startups, business economics, trends, and global affairs. The focus of their shows are to help people understand better what it is they are featuring. In The Bitcoin Phenomenon, SQ1.tv is working on their first production for their Trendline series, where they examine Bitcoin.

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Internet consumption around the world (Infographic)

If you’re curious how people around the world access the Internet, then you’ll want to check out this infographic from International Business Guide. 2013 marked the first year that there are more mobile internet devices than humans, which makes access to the Internet easier than ever.

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Shit Bitcoin Fanatics Say

imageAh, the classic Shit _____ Fanatics Say meme. It’s now famous for such parodies as Shit Apple Fanatics Say, Stuff Instagramers Say, and Shit Silicon Valley Says. It doesn’t seem to get old.

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Amazing video from space shows Earth and all of it’s details

Skybox Imaging is a company that has just started offering customers 90-second video of any point on Earth from its SkySat-1 satellite, providing the ability to monitor what’s going on down here on Earth from space.

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Watch how the NSA trolls the Internet

imageIf you think someone is out to get you online, writing hateful messages, creating fake profiles trolling you, writing in forums about you, and more, it might not be that far off base to think it’s a plot against you. If you are in the sights of the NSA, there is a good chance that they are trolling you and you don’t even know it.

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Don’t feel so bad, even Hitler was Goxed

Sometimes we just need to find the humor when times are rough. And I must tell you, I couldn’t stop laughing all the way through this video, where Hitler gets goxed, too. Obviously it’s a play on the old Hitler Reacts meme, which is now a classic. Well done Internet, well done.

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Science Experiment: How to crush a can without physical force

Gotta love science! This is a fun science experiment anyone can do at home. It’s simple. All you need is an empty can with a small amount of steaming hot water inside of it, and some ice water. The results when you put the can into the ice water are magical.

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New iPhone 6 features: Fact or Fiction

Will the new iPhone 6 be one hundred times better than the iPhone 5? The iPhone community and users as a whole are expecting Apple to go above and beyond with what they did with the iPhone 5, but how?

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Guy flies incredibly close to the ground using a wingsuit

I’m not sure if this is fun, or stupid. Brian Drake, while on top of the famous ENSA Couloir mountainside in south-east France, zipped up his wingsuit, and flew all the way down. Traveling extremely fast, and dangerously close to the ground.

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Amazon says they will have flying drone delivery soon

If you saw the 60 Minutes special Sunday evening, then you know what this is about. If you didn’t, let me fill you in. To summarize, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, announced that within just a few years, optimistically speaking, Amazon will be able to deliver what you order online, directly to you, with a flying drone right to your house. Huzzah!

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Lexus video shows synchronized flying drones in perfect harmony

Who would have thought that drones could fly together, in such precision, that they would appear in perfect harmony with each other creating a sequence of scenes that looks like it should be from the latest Pixar movie? Whew, that was a breathe-full, but the drones in this video are synchronized in such a way.

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The Internet is killing it today

imageToday is chock full of nuts. There’s lots going on, and it’s all beautiful. Days like today, make the Internet fun! So with that said, I’ll drop some linkage which will hopefully make your day better.

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