Stealing is bad… but stealing wndows 8….? Microsoft probably won’t mind !

Stealing is wrong. Downloading software illegally, without paying for it, and then using it, is wrong. There are no two ways about it. That said, I can’t help but feel that some companies want you to break the law. Take Adobe for example, whose discriminatory international pricing scheme actively encourages piracy.
In truth, companies sometimes derive important advantages from users stealing their software — widespread adoption being just one example. And recently, I couldn’t help but notice a confluence of factors that made me feel that Microsoft really won’t be very sorry if you steal Windows 8. Here’s why: Continue reading

Why do one-in-five American voters now believe Osama bin Laden is still alive?

President Obama reported on national television that an American commando team in four military helicopters had killed Osama bin Laden in his Pakistan bedroom. Within literally minutes, word of the terrorist’s death by gunshot prompted seemingly spontaneous street celebrations outside the White House and elsewhere.

Now comes word from noted pollster John Zogby that while an overwhelming majority buys the administration’s account, a surprising almost one-in-five likely American voters believes the Al Qaeda founder is not dead at all, nor buried at sea, as Obama officials have stated. Continue reading

4 Time-Tested Health Tips for Productive Bloggers!

As bloggers, we often visit different health blogs and read several tips here and there. But are they all effective enough? The answer is certainly not. So which ones to go for? Simple! Go for the ones that work for you.

Seeking expert advice like that of Medifast and Nustrisystem is highly recommendable.

So, coming to the point, here I list top tips on how you can boost your fitness with no or little extra efforts, as I very well understand how easily the rankings of your blog can fall, if proper attention is not paid. Continue reading

Monster Truck Racing, a 3D Game for iPad and iPhone launched by TenPearls

TenPearls has announced the release of its second 3D racing mobile game title, Monster Truck Racing for the iPad, iPhone and iPod.

Monster Truck Racing is a free racing game with exciting monster trucks, thrilling race tracks, rocking musical score, and beautiful game scene locations. Continue reading

Homes of the filthy rich…Over-the-top home features of the 1%


If your garage has a hydraulic car elevator, you might be part of the group of high earners who make more than 99 percent of Americans: the One Percent. There is a good chance you might also be a One Percenter if a waterslide connects your master bedroom to your swimming pool.

You get the picture. For the One Percent, amenities like a home theater or a wine cellar hardly make your house stand out. The exceptional features that follow won’t be seen in just any mansion. These special features can only be afforded by famous athletes, hip hop artists and other mega-wealthy owners.
The cheapest of the following five mansions goes for $7.495 million, and the prices go up—way up—from there. Many contain a few unusual amenities, while others are loaded with them. Continue reading