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Diabetes Drug Maker Novo Nordisk ‘Suspends Activities’ with Paula Deen Diabetes Drug Maker Novo Nordisk ‘Suspends Activities’ with Paula Deen
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Things have trending downward for celebrity chef Paula Deen in the past week – a lost Food Network contract plus quite a few lost sponsorship deals. I guess that’s putting it mildly. Now, let’s add another to the list – …

Demi Lovato Talks About Estranged Father’s Death

Demi Lovato opened up recently about her estranged father’s death, speaking about the mental issues he battled and about their strained relationship. Lovato, who was recently honored at the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration for her work in …

Facebook Launches New Android Beta Testing Program Facebook Launches New Android Beta Testing Program

Facebook just announced the launch of a new Android beta testing program, which it will use to improve its Android app. “The Facebook for Android beta program will help the team get direct feedback ahead of releases and fold it …

Over 500,000 People Want The NSA To Stop Watching Them Over 500,000 People Want The NSA To Stop Watching Them
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Earlier this month, Mozilla launched an anti-NSA spying campaign called Stop Watching Us. The goal of the group is simple – pressure Congress into passing laws that remove the NSA’s ability to gather data on American citizens. In just two …

Ubisoft Launches Watch Dogs “WeareData” Website

The concept for Ubisoft‘s upcoming Watch Dogs is relatively simple. It’s a Grand Theft Auto-style open world game with the added benefit that the player can find and hack various electronic systems around a futuristic Chicago. The ability to hack …

AOL Launches New iPad App For AOL Homepage Fans AOL Launches New iPad App For AOL Homepage Fans

AOL has announced the launch of a new iPad app for fans of the AOL homepage. The app gives users easy access to news, videos, trending stories, etc., in a news stream format. “Whether it is happening in Washington, Wall …

Spotify Announces NYC Expansion, Confirms Upcoming ‘Unique Content’ Spotify Announces NYC Expansion, Confirms Upcoming ‘Unique Content’

Spotify and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg have announced a major NYC expansion for the Swedish company – one that will mean that Spotify’s New York presence is second only to their Stockholm presence in terms of sheer manpower …

Google Now Cards Feature Spotted In Chrome Google Now Cards Feature Spotted In Chrome
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It was a little surprising that Google Now coming to Chrome wasn’t one of the Chrome announcements Google made at Google I/O last month, but just because it hasn’t been announced doesn’t mean it’s far off. There have been rumors …

Voyager 1 Still Not Quite Out of the Solar System

Back in December, NASA announced that the Voyager 1 probe had entered a new region at the edge of our solar system. The region was described as a “magnetic highway,” where charged particles can pass into and out of interstellar …

Amazon’s Fan Fiction Store Is Officially Open Amazon’s Fan Fiction Store Is Officially Open

Remember when Amazon announced Kindle Worlds back in May? The service would allow writers to create and sell fan fiction based on a number of licensed properties, like Vampire Diaries. It’s an incredibly innovative approach to fan fiction, and now …

Stevie Wonder Gets International Treaty For The Blind Approved
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Stevie Wonder has been working hard to get an international pact approved that will see books and other reading materials become more accessible to the blind, and it finally happened today. As a result, Wonder will perform a special concert …

Kate Middleton Urged To Breast Feed
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Kate Middleton, who is due to give birth to the royal baby on July 11, is said to be enjoying her final weeks of pregnancy and is preparing for the big event by having emergency plans in place in case …

Guy Plays Dubstep on a My First Sony [VIDEO]
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Just give this guy some speakers, a decent light show, and a few thousand sweaty twenty-somethings and you’ve got yourself one hell of a concert. I wish I could’ve been this good at playing my toys back in the 80s. …

New The Bureau: XCOM Declassified Trailer Shows Off “Battle Focus”

Earlier this month, 2K Games released a gameplay trailer for The Bureau: XCOM Declassified. The trailer, titled “Battle Focus,” focused on the tactical style of third-person shooting the game will feature, only offering a glimpse at the actual “Battle Focus” …

Imgur Launches New Meme Generator Imgur Launches New Meme Generator

It’s been a big week for Imgur, the popular social image sharing service. The company finally launched its first mobile app over a year after hinting that apps were on the way (don’t worry, iOS is on the way), and …

Here’s An Inside Look At PS4 Development From The Blacklight: Retribution Team

One of the first games announced for the PS4 was the PC free-to-play shooter Blacklight: Retribution. The multiplayer-only team-based shooter will be a launch title for Sony’s new console and it will be one of the first free-to-play titles to …

Kickstarter Launching in Canada Later This Summer Kickstarter Launching in Canada Later This Summer

Kickstarter has just announced their next international expansion. It’ll be Canada, and the crowdfunding site says that they’ll open up to Canadian projects “later this summer.” There’s not much more about the expansion right now – but you can sign …

Google Glass Gets Its Porn App Back Google Glass Gets Its Porn App Back
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Earlier this month, Google updated its developer polices for Google Glass to ban porn apps. On that very same day, Mikandi launched a porn app for Glass called Tits and Glass. Mikandi soon pulled the app, but now it’s back …

Facebook Makes Running Mobile App Install Ads Easier Facebook Makes Running Mobile App Install Ads Easier
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Facebook announced that it has a new way for developers to gets started with mobile app install ads. They can now do so by just copying and pasting their app’s Google Play or Apple App Store URL into the Ads …

Samsung Subsidies Greater Than Apple’s, Shows Analyst Report Samsung Subsidies Greater Than Apple’s, Shows Analyst Report

Samsung‘s runaway success in the Android market is normally attributed to the company’s marketing and significant manufacturing capabilities. However, a new report shows that the Korean manufacturer’s aggressive pricing strategies could have just as much to do with it becoming …

YouTube Celebrates LGBT Pride with Touching Video YouTube Celebrates LGBT Pride with Touching Video
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Not only is June LGBT pride month, but yesterday the Supreme Court made a huge decision that bolsters gay rights and marriage equality by striking down the controversial Defense of Marriage Act as unconstitutional. In honor of all that, YouTube …

Google Launches Website Satisfaction Surveys For Webmasters Google Launches Website Satisfaction Surveys For Webmasters

Google announced the launch of a new tool for webmasters called Website Satisfaction Surveys, which can be used to collect feedback from website visitors. When the webmaster pastes a snippet of code provided by Google into their HTML, the page …

Ryse: Son Of Rome Gets A 7-Minute Gameplay Demo
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Ryse: Son of Rome was one of the more surprising games to be shown at E3. Most of us thought the title, which was originally intended for the Xbox 360 and Kinect, was canceled after hearing nothing about for two …

Texas Execution: Woman Said She Wasn’t Scared To Die
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Texas executed its first woman in three years last night, and her last statements were about how she wasn’t afraid to go. 52-year old Kimberly McCarthy was convicted of murdering 71-year old Dorothy Booth in 1997 over a diamond ring …