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Yahoo Kills Messenger In Yahoo Mail Classic Yahoo Kills Messenger In Yahoo Mail Classic
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Yahoo announced today in a help forum that it is shutting down Yahoo Messenger in Yahoo Mail Classic. The company writes: At Yahoo!, we’re focused on making your daily habits more inspiring and entertaining. That means we’re constantly reviewing our …

Samsung Will Be Miniaturizing The Galaxy S 4 [Rumor] Samsung Will Be Miniaturizing The Galaxy S 4 [Rumor]
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The Galaxy S III was Samsung’s flagship device last year, and as such, carried a flagship device price tag. For those who wanted the S III experience minus the price, Samsung released the Galaxy S III Mini late last year. …

Google Opens Up Universal Analytics Access Google Opens Up Universal Analytics Access
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Google announced today that it is inviting all Google Analytics users to use Universal Analytics, which it first announced in October for large enterprise and Premium customers and those who want to work with API. “The new tools offered by …

Bill Gates Will Grant You $100,000 to Develop a Better Condom Bill Gates Will Grant You $100,000 to Develop a Better Condom
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The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is looking for new innovations in round 11 of it “Grand Challenges Explorations” initiative. And one of the areas that they want to improve is contraception – specifically the condom. Basically, the project looks …

Jennifer Capriati Charged For Allegedly Stalking, Hitting Ex-Boyfriend Jennifer Capriati Charged For Allegedly Stalking, Hitting Ex-Boyfriend

Less than one year after being inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame, tennis prodigy Jennifer Capriati could be in trouble with the law. The 36-year-old Capriati has been hit with battery and stalking charges in Palm Beach County, …

Google Glass Patent Shows How It Could Be Used To Control Appliances Google Glass Patent Shows How It Could Be Used To Control Appliances

The smart home is still a few years away as companies are now just dabbling in the idea of a smart fridge or a smart washing machine. Even so, Google is preparing for this future if its latest Glass patent …

693 Star Trek Episodes Are Now Free on Hulu Until the End of March 693 Star Trek Episodes Are Now Free on Hulu Until the End of March

In honor of William shatner’s birthday (he’s 82 today), Hulu is looking to kill your productivity this month by making nearly every Star Trek episode free until the end of the month. This includes Star Trek: The Original Series, Star …

Ruling In AP/Meltwater Case Could Be Trouble For Search Engines Ruling In AP/Meltwater Case Could Be Trouble For Search Engines
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Search engines and fair use suffered a legal blow this week, as a judge sided with the Associated Press in its ongoing case against Meltwater, a service that scans news from around the world, and helps businesses track keywords and …

Kate Winslet to Star in ‘Divergent’ Kate Winslet to Star in ‘Divergent’

Kate Winslet has been on a bit of a hot streak lately. The actress, who won an Oscar in 2008 for her role in The Reader, recently married Ned Rocknroll and discussed her love life (including her divorce from director …

Capcom Is Remaking The NES Classic DuckTales Capcom Is Remaking The NES Classic DuckTales
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DuckTales is fondly remembered as one of the few licensed games that actually got it right. The perfect platforming and the amazing music have inspired countless gamers the world over. Now the classic is coming back and it looks better …

Using Vine to Make Lemon Videos Is the Best Way to Use Vine Using Vine to Make Lemon Videos Is the Best Way to Use Vine

Comedian and MADtv alum Will Sasso is doing Vine right. What does it mean to do Vine right? Well, Twitter’s 6-second-video app is so young, that it’s hard to know exactly what it’s for. Is it for porn? Is it …

Blizzard Returns To Warcraft With A Trading Card Game Blizzard Returns To Warcraft With A Trading Card Game
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For years, fans of the Warcraft franchise have pestered Blizzard for a new entry in the real-time strategy series. After nine years of World of Warcraft, Blizzard is poised to deliver a non-MMO title in the Warcraft franchise, but it’s …

Risë Stevens Dies; Opera Singer Was 99 Risë Stevens Dies; Opera Singer Was 99

Opera singer Risë Stevens died this week at the age of 99. Stevens was best known for her title role in the opera Carmen during the 1950s. According to her New York Times obituary, Stevens died at her home in …

Yoko Ono Tweets Pic of John Lennon’s Bloody Glasses to Bring Attention to Gun Violence Yoko Ono Tweets Pic of John Lennon’s Bloody Glasses to Bring Attention to Gun Violence

They say that a picture is worth a thousand words, and in this case a chilling picture is worth at least 14,000 retweets. In an effort to bring attention to gun violence in the U.S., Yoko Ono tweeted a photo …

Zynga Moves To Further Detach Itself From Facebook Zynga Moves To Further Detach Itself From Facebook

For the longest time, Zynga and Facebook were like two peas in a pod. That all started to unwind last year as Zynga moved to its own platform – Zynga.com. The two were still connected, however, as Zynga required players …

Tip: Pay Your Child Support Before Posting Photos of All Your Cash on Facebook Tip: Pay Your Child Support Before Posting Photos of All Your Cash on Facebook
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If you’re a deadbeat dad and looking to stay off the child support radar, it may be wise to refrain from posting pics of yourself rolling in cash on Facebook. Or, you could just pay your child support. But if …

Christie Gay Therapy Bill Stance Still Unclear Christie Gay Therapy Bill Stance Still Unclear
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Being a Republican governor in a blue state can be difficult, especially if that governor may rumored to be gearing up to run for the Republican nomination for President in 2016. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie tried to walk the …

Semen Shooter Gets 18 Months Behind Bars Semen Shooter Gets 18 Months Behind Bars

If Panic Room taught me anything – it’s that burglaries are scary things. Men with guns trying to ransack my home are scary enough, but it becomes even scarier when said burglar breaks out the colorful squirt guns filled with …

New Pepsi Bottle Design Announced New Pepsi Bottle Design Announced
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Over the years, both Coke and Pepsi have gone through so many packaging redesigns that a new design (not to mention a new version of soda) is almost expected every 18 months. However, the shape of the bottles don’t change …

Mike Tyson Hoax: Roblé Can’t Believe It Made Page Six Mike Tyson Hoax: Roblé Can’t Believe It Made Page Six

Chef Roblé from Bravo’s Chef Roblé & Co. posted a series of Mike Tyson-related images on Instagram, which have drawn some attention, including from Iron Mike himself. The series, which included some fake text messages from Tyson to Roblé, went …

Amazon Appstore Turns 2, Celebrates with Free Apps Amazon Appstore Turns 2, Celebrates with Free Apps

Today, we wish Amazon’s Appstore a happy 2nd birthday. And Amazon is celebrating with a giveaway. Today, you can grab 18 “app of the day” apps for free. The apps that Amazon is offering for free range from $0.99 to …

Julius Genachowski Stepping Down As FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski Stepping Down As FCC Chairman

Julius Genachowski has served as FCC Chairman since his appointment in June 2009. Over the years, he has spearheaded a number of projects, including the ambitious National Broadband Plan. Now he’s leaving that all behind. The New York Times reports …

Naked Bathers Flee Fire in China Naked Bathers Flee Fire in China

In a life or death situation, emotions such as embarrassment and pride can always be ignored. Bathers in a Chinese bathhouse did just that this week as flames began to engulf the building where they were lounging around in their …

Awesome Karate Knockout Scores One for the Little Guy Awesome Karate Knockout Scores One for the Little Guy

Dude’s got skills. And it’s always nice to see the little guy prevail – especially with a twisting, spinning, flying face-kick. I’m not sure you try this move in a real fight, but this is a Karate match. And there, …