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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
Google Glass Is Far from Dead, Says Eric Schmidt Google Glass Is Far from Dead, Says Eric Schmidt

If you think Google Glass is dead, Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt would like to tell you you’re wrong. “It is a big and very fundamental platform for Google,” Schmidt recently told the Wall Street Journal. “We ended the Explorer …

Facebook Is Working on a New Phone App Facebook Is Working on a New Phone App

If you’re unsatisfied with the fact that Facebook is not a part of your phone call-making experience, you’re in luck. It appears that the company is working on a new app that inserts the Facebook experience into your actual phone …

Netflix Is Now Live in Australia and New Zealand Netflix Is Now Live in Australia and New Zealand

It’s still Monday morning for most of us in the West, but it’s already Tuesday, March 24 down under. That means it’s officially Netflix launch day in Australia and New Zealand. It's time. http://t.co/EbBvY6jnT8 #NetflixDownUnder https://t.co/ewSXn2xsCf — Netflix ANZ (@NetflixANZ) March …

Twitter Sued over Alleged Gender Discrimination Twitter Sued over Alleged Gender Discrimination

Twitter has become the latest Silicon Valley player to be hit with a lawsuit for alleged gender discrimination. Former employee Tina Huang has filed the class action lawsuit in California Superior Court, alleging that Twitter’s hiring and promotional practices promote …

Want to Avoid Getting Murdered by a Craigslist Killer? Try Selling Your Stuff at a Police Station Want to Avoid Getting Murdered by a Craigslist Killer? Try Selling Your Stuff at a Police Station

Earlier this week, a pregnant Colorado woman looking to buy used baby clothes from a woman she found on Craigslist drove to the seller’s home. When she arrived, she was brutally beaten and stabbed. The attackers then proceeded to cut …

Tinder Has a New CEO: Ex-eBay Exec Chris Payne Tinder Has a New CEO: Ex-eBay Exec Chris Payne

Swipe left/swipe right dating app Tinder has a new CEO. Chris Payne is the new top dog at Tinder, which just recently unveiled a brand new tiered premium service. He’s replacing outgoing CEO and founder Sean Rad. Payne most recently …

Facebook Friendship Ties Suspects in Murder Case

Here’s a pro tip for all the criminals out there: the police can see who your friends are on Facebook. So if you tell them you don’t know someone when you do, you’re gonna have a bad time. A 18-year-old …

Bloodline, Netflix’s New Drama, Is Now Available Bloodline, Netflix’s New Drama, Is Now Available

Netflix’s new drama Bloodline is now out and available to stream. Netflix describes Bloodline as a “psychological thriller” that “explores the wounds and emotional demons that lie at the core of a contemporary American family.” The 13-episode season will focus …

‘Too Many Cooks’ Gets an American Politics Parody

CNN just put out a six-minute parody of Too Many Cooks, the incredible, surreal video that captivated the internet last November – and it accomplishes a couple of things. First, it’s a pretty good backdrop to lampoon the absurdity of …

Amazon Drones Get FAA Go-ahead for Testing, but Don’t Get Too Excited Amazon Drones Get FAA Go-ahead for Testing, but Don’t Get Too Excited

The Federal Aviation Administration has granted Amazon an “experimental airworthiness certificate” that allows the company to begin research and training on its fleet of delivery drones, what the company calls Amazon Prime Air. Unfortunately for Amazon, the certificate comes with …

Mesa Shooting Victim Has Ultimate But First, Let Me Take a Selfie Moment

I most certainly require medical attention, but first let me take a selfie. One way to document a traumatic ordeal is to Snapchat it and send it to your friends. Isaac Martinez, who was one of the people shot in …

Florida Boy Enters Home, Steals Pop-Tart, Logs into Facebook, Gets Caught

Apparently, teens couldn’t give less of a damn about Facebook these days. Every week you probably see an article about the troubling decline in Facebook use among teens. It’s Snapchat all the way these days. Facebook is for dad. Wrong. …

Kanye West Is an ‘Insult to Music Fans,’ Says Online Petition Wanting Him Booted from Festival

Apparently under the odd impression that Kanye West is not entertaining, a UK man has started a Change.org petition in the hopes of convincing the Glastonbury music festival to cancel his show. This week, Glastonbury announced that Kanye would headline …

Empire Lands Exclusively at Hulu (Current and Future Episodes)

If you’re looking to stream FOX’s new hit drama Empire, you’re going to have to go to Hulu. Through a deal with Twentieth Century Fox, Hulu has snagged the exclusive streaming rights to the show – both current and future …

Woman Lures Pregnant Woman with Craigslist Ad, Cuts Out Baby

Online marketplace Craigslist has a reputation for attracting some pretty odd characters – some with severely bad intentions. The latest Craigslist-related crime story comes out of Colorado and it’s absolutely terrifying. A 26-year-old Longmont, CO, woman is in the hospital …

Netflix ‘God Mode’ Solves a Truly Frustrating First World Problem Netflix ‘God Mode’ Solves a Truly Frustrating First World Problem

Netflix is a great thing, I think we all can agree on that. But browsing Netflix’s vast channels of movies and TV shows is a giant timesuck. Thus, anything (anything) that makes the process easier and more enjoyable should be …

Target OKs $10M Settlement over Massive Data Breach Target OKs $10M Settlement over Massive Data Breach

Target has agreed to pay $10 million to settle a class-action lawsuit brought by victims of the company’s 2013 data breach – a massive hack that exposed up to 70 million people. According to CBS News, the settlement has been …

Apple Will Let You Play Around with Apple Watch for 15 Minutes Apple Will Let You Play Around with Apple Watch for 15 Minutes

In about three weeks, Apple will be refitting its various retail outlets to accommodate the Apple Watch, just ahead of its April 24th release date. And according to 9to5 Mac, that will involve special Apple Watch tables with at least …

Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp a Butterfly Destroyed Drake’s Spotify Record Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp a Butterfly Destroyed Drake’s Spotify Record

Christmas came early to Kendrick Lamar fans late Sunday night when his new album To Pimp a Butterfly landed on Spotify a week early. The hype is real. It’s something else. If you felt like you and everyone in the …

Facebook Sued over Alleged Sex, Race Discrimination and Harassment Facebook Sued over Alleged Sex, Race Discrimination and Harassment

A former Facebook employee is suing the company, claiming she was discriminated against based on her sex, ethnicity, and country or origin – an subsequently fired without just cause. Chia Hong has filed suit against Facebook, a staffer named Anil …

Kentucky Wins Facebook’s NCAA Bracket, Obama’s Too

If you’re having trouble finishing your NCAA tournament bracket, you could turn to the largest social network in the world or the leader of the free world for help. Facebook mined all the posts and comments about all the teams …

Elon Musk Thinks Driving Could Be Outlawed at Some Point (Hopefully Not Though) Elon Musk Thinks Driving Could Be Outlawed at Some Point (Hopefully Not Though)

Will there ever come a day when it is actually illegal to get behind the wheel of a car and drive it yourself? Tesla founder and possible Terminator Elon Musk says yes, this is a distinct possibility. Musk made his …

‘Bosch’ Season 2 Is a Go After Strong Performance ‘Bosch’ Season 2 Is a Go After Strong Performance

Bosch, Amazon’s first original hour-long drama, has already been greenlit for a second season. That means it’s also the first drama series to be renewed at Amazon. The show, which premiered ten episodes back in February, is based on a …

Twitter: We’re Not Blocking Porn on Purpose Twitter: We’re Not Blocking Porn on Purpose

Twitter, one of the last refuges for uncensored, explicit content in the realm of social media, appears to be blocking certain sexually explicit search results for certain keywords. Searches for words like “porn,” “boobs,” “pussy,” f*cking,” and more currently yield …