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Josh Wolford is a writer for WebProNews. He likes beer, Japanese food, and movies that make him feel weird afterward. Mostly beer. Follow him on Twitter: @joshgwolf Instagram: @joshgwolf Google+: Joshua Wolford StumbleUpon: joshgwolf
Xbox One Launching in China in September, a Year After Lift on Console Ban Xbox One Launching in China in September, a Year After Lift on Console Ban

Fourteen years ago, China enacted a console ban as the Ministry of Culture derided both the political and violent content in many games. Sure, black market console sales skyrocketed–but it was technically illegal to sell consoles like the Xbox 360 …

Hulu to Stream Free, Full Episodes on Mobile Hulu to Stream Free, Full Episodes on Mobile

Hulu is going to let people stream full TV episodes on their mobile device, regardless of whether or not they’re signed up for Hulu Plus. Up until now, Hulu’s free streaming (ad-supported) has only been available to people on their …

Dumb and Dumber Gets Unnerving Reworking

Dumb and Dumber, the movie that spawned a billion Big Gulps jokes, holds a special place in the hearts of many. The Farrelly brothers’ 1994 comedy is thought to be one of the funniest films of all time by some, …

Rihanna, Instagram Spar Over Nude Photos Rihanna, Instagram Spar Over Nude Photos

Facebook hates nipples. So does the Facebook-owned Instagram. To be fair, Instagram hated nipples before it was acquired by Facebook, but I’m guessing that Instagram hates nipples even more now because of Facebook’s extreme nipple hatred. So it’s not that …

Man Named Popadick Fulfills Surname Destiny in Public Park

Until just now, I’d never come across any “Popadicks.” My introduction to the surname comes in the form of a story about one Donald Popadick, who Ottawa Police claim exposed himself in a public park. Yep. A man named Donald …

Kindles Are Super Cheap Right Now

It looks like Amazon is running a Kindle promotion for Mother’s Day, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t snag one for yourself (or if you’re also a mother, treat yoself). For a limited time, your basic (ad-supported) Kindle model …

Steve Jobs Tops CNBC’s ‘First 25′ List, As He Could Really Rock a Turtleneck Steve Jobs Tops CNBC’s ‘First 25′ List, As He Could Really Rock a Turtleneck

CNBC has been around for 25 years now, and in honor of that, decided to come up with what they call the “First 25,” or the 25 people “to have had the most profound impact on business and finance since …

MIT Undergrads Will Get $100 Worth of Bitcoin This Fall (Yes, All of Them) MIT Undergrads Will Get $100 Worth of Bitcoin This Fall (Yes, All of Them)

“Giving students access to cryptocurrencies is analogous to providing them with internet access at the dawn of the internet era,” says MIT computer science sophomore Jeremy Rubin. With the help of the Bitcoin community and some generous MIT alums, two …

Pornhub Is Planting Trees for Porn Views to Celebrate Arbor Day

In what might be the easiest way ever conceived to help the environment, you can now “spruce up America” by watching a bunch of porn. Popular streaming porn site Pornhub has just announced the Gives America Wood (SFW) Arbor Day …

Wearable Tech Gets Its Own Amazon Store Wearable Tech Gets Its Own Amazon Store

Amazon has decided to organize all of the wearable technology offered on its marketplace into one convenient location–a new Wearable Tech store. “Wearable technology is an exciting category with rapid innovation and our customers are increasingly coming to Amazon to …

To Kill a Mockingbird Will Finally Be an E-Book To Kill a Mockingbird Will Finally Be an E-Book

One of America’s most-beloved classic novels is finally hitting the digital world. Harper Lee has agreed to an e-book version of her well-known (and oft-assigned) Pulitzer Prize-winning book To Kill a Mockingbird. The novel, which was first published in July …

Chelsea Handler May Be Heading to Netflix Chelsea Handler May Be Heading to Netflix

Late-night talk show host and comedian Chelsea Handler could be the next high-profile name to ink a deal for a new show on Netflix. The New York Post first reported that Handler is “close to a deal” with Netflix for …

True Blood Star Lands Lead in New Amazon Pilot True Blood Star Lands Lead in New Amazon Pilot

Amazon Studios is whipping up a new drama pilot about a family-owned gun manufacturing business, and it’s set to star a True Blood alum. The Hollywood Reporter says that Sam Trammell, who plays Sam Merlotte on HBO’s extremely popular vampire …

FDA’s E-Cigarette Regulations Manage to Disappoint People on All Sides FDA’s E-Cigarette Regulations Manage to Disappoint People on All Sides

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration currently regulates your traditional forms of tobacco–cigarettes, cigarette tobacco, and smokeless tobacco. Of course, some new players have joined the nicotine party as of late-the most notable being the electronic cigarette, or e-cig (or …

Amazon Working on Its Own Delivery Service for That ‘Last Mile’ Amazon Working on Its Own Delivery Service for That ‘Last Mile’

It appears that Amazon is sick and tired of relying on UPS and FedEx to get packages to customers, and they are looking to take control of the situation–or at least do a little bit of the work themselves. The …

Buffalo Bills Fans Sue Over Text Alert Snafu, Win Buffalo Bills Gift Cards Buffalo Bills Fans Sue Over Text Alert Snafu, Win Buffalo Bills Gift Cards

Thousands of Buffalo Bills fans will receive gift cards to purchase official Buffalo Bills merchandise after they received a few too many text alerts from the team’s now-disbanded automatic text service. Back in 2012, Bills fan Jerry Wojcik filed a …

Facebook/Oculus Deal Gets FTC Approval Facebook/Oculus Deal Gets FTC Approval

The Federal Trade Commission has given the thumbs up to the $2 billion deal which sees social media giant Facebook acquiring nascent virtual reality company Oculus VR. The U.S. regulatory agency granted the transaction, clearing it of any possible antitrust …

Orange Is The New Black Season 2′s First Scene [VIDEO] Orange Is The New Black Season 2′s First Scene [VIDEO]

Last week Netflix unveiled a new trailer for the upcoming season of their hit original Orange Is The New Black, and today Entertainment Weekly has a look at the very first scene of season two. The last time we saw …

Google Glass Champion Has Realization at Skrillex Show Google Glass Champion Has Realization at Skrillex Show

Sudden clarity Robert Scoble had a realization at a Skrillex show recently. Robert Scoble was at a Skrillex show? Yes, it was Coachella. Oh, ok. Proceed. Google has a serious problem when it comes to Google Glass. Check out his …

HBO Shows Coming to Amazon Prime Instant Video HBO Shows Coming to Amazon Prime Instant Video

In a move that has given Amazon Prime Instant Video its first true competitive advantage over Netflix, Amazon has just announced that a bunch of HBO content is coming to their streaming video service. Starting on May 21st, Amazon Prime …

Reddit Helps Find Missing Mom with Alzheimer’s in NYC Reddit Helps Find Missing Mom with Alzheimer’s in NYC

I’ll be the first to admit, when someone says “reddit is on the case!” I tend to cringe a bit. We all remember that unfortunate situation shortly after the Boston Marathon bombings were the reddit sleuths took it upon themselves …

New Twitter Profiles Now Available to Everyone New Twitter Profiles Now Available to Everyone

Twitter’s new profiles, which the company announced earlier this month, are now rolling out to all users. Soon, all Twitter users’ profiles will have the new look–but if you don’t like to wait, you can quell your anxiousness by forcing …

WhatsApp Hits 500 Million Users, 700 Million Photos Shared Daily WhatsApp Hits 500 Million Users, 700 Million Photos Shared Daily

Messaging app WhatsApp has just announced a huge milestone–they’ve topped half a billion “regular, active” users. And those users are sharing more than 700 million photos and 100 million videos every day. “Thanks to all of you, half a billion …

AT&T Pulls a Google, Announces Multi-Metro Fiber Expansion AT&T Pulls a Google, Announces Multi-Metro Fiber Expansion

AT&T has pulled a Google and announced a “major initiative to expand its ultra-fast fiber network.” Like Google, who made a similar announcement back in February, AT&T is looking at some major metropolitan areas, scoping out the logistics, and saying …