This post was written using Google’s Chrome

We love Google for many reasons, and this might turn out to be another one.  Simple, yet useful, Google’s new web browser, Chrome, is what surfers have been looking for and then some.  We heard of the the public beta that came out, and we instantly downloaded it to see what Google’s been cooking up.  This post is actually written using the beta browser, but we’ll see if it’s a solid enough beta to use for all posts.

Virgin Airline x Entourage: Entourage Air

As we reminded you not too long ago, Season 5 premiere of Entourage is this coming Sunday!  This season is set to be better than its predecessors for numerous reasons.  Because of success that Entourage has piled up, HBO’s doing something special for this coming season.  They’ve painted the show’s logo across a Virgin Airlines Airbus A320 as part of “Entourage Air,” a make-believe airline.

Blu-ray releases: Week of September 1st


A major re-release is coming our way, courtesy of Paramount and Dreamworks.  A while back, Jerry Bruckheimer was furious that Transformers was released in HD-DVD format instead of Blu-ray, and his (and our) bickering did not fall to deaf ears.  Check out what else is on this week’s list below.

Labor Day List: Best Places to work and play

With Labor Day weekend upon us, we thought it would be good to honor some of America’s best employers.  Fortune recently wrote about the best places to work and play.  These places are so enticing, that after the clock hits five, you still want to stick around.  How about an amazing HQ that’s fitted with a DJ booth and other amenities?  Check out our favorite three from the list (no particular order) and then head to Fortune for the complete list.

GM hoping to recoup $450K in employee discounts

So this is what it’s come to.  One of the Big 3 is falling so hard, they’re closing in on every nickle and dime that goes in or out.  GM is now going after workers and retirees who it says, at one point, gave employee discounts to  non-relatives and have hit the not-so-deep pockets of GM at an estimated cost of $450,000.

Blaupunkt TravelPilot GPS x real-time video overlay

When we think of GPS, we think Garmin usually and some people even think TomTom, but Blaupunkt?  They recently introduced the TravelPilot 500 and 700 – two units that will blow the competition out of the water and make sure you remember their name.  Both units have video navigation as well as interactive voice controls, DVB-T digital TV, live traffic reports,

UNDRCRWN: O-Face Tee for Obama

A few days ago, Spike Lee was interviewed on MSNBC on the Democratic National Convention floor, and mid-way through the interview, the reporter asks about the t-shirt he's wearing.  It was a black tee, showing Obama dunking on McCain.  We...

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WTF: Woman named Yoda blocked from Facebook?

Hiroko Yoda says she’s made numerous attempts to join the addictive popular social networking site but error messages stopped her from joining.

When she attempted to use anglicized versions of her surname, including Youda and Yohda, everything worked to perfection. The Japanese author shares her name with the ever-so popular green Jedi from Star Wars.

Photos from Transformers 2 Long Beach set

About two months ago, we heard that parts of Transformers 2 was going to be filmed in Princeton, NJ so we made a trip out there to check out the cool cars Megan Fox.  Yesterday, the set was in Long Beach and the beauties really came out.  The Corvette Centennial Design Concept was out in a full force action scene, as reported by TransformersLiveSlashfilm even had a few photo shots of the vehicles being used in the film.

Check out the video below!