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CyanogenMod Company Founded, $7 Million Raised CyanogenMod Company Founded, $7 Million Raised

Android currently dominates the smartphone landscape. The mobile OS is now on nearly 80% of smartphones worldwide. Google achieved this feat by making Android free and open, allowing manufacturers to use it without paying exorbitant OEM fees. However, the openness …

Florida Exorcism Goes Awry Between Man and 80-Year Old Girlfriend

A Florida man who had a little too much to drink and then tried to exorcise the demons from his 80-year old girlfriend was arrested on Tuesday after the woman managed to call police. On Monday, 54-year old David Edward …

‘Dark Souls II’ Gets New Trailer, European Collector Edition

After the bungled announcement of the Dark Souls II beta for PlayStation 3, North American Souls fans could be forgiven for believing developer From Software was more focused on the European market. Today’s announcement will do nothing to dispel that …

“Crooked Smile” Video: J. Cole Pays Tribute To Slain 7-Year Old

The “Crooked Smile” video by J. Cole is receiving a lot of attention this week, as it pays tribute to a 7-year old girl who was fatally shot during a police raid of her home in 2010. The message of …

Former Nintendo President Hiroshi Yamauchi Dies At 85
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Hiroshi Yamauchi, the former Nintendo president that ran the company during its transition from a playing card company to one of the world’s largest game developers, passed away due to pneumonia this morning. He was 85. Yamauchi began his career …

Dairy Queen Employee Shines in Act of Kindness

Joey Prusak, an employee at a Hopkins, Minnesota Dairy Queen is being praised for a brave act of kindness, reports Yahoo. When a visually impaired customer accidentally dropped a $20 bill, Joey said he was shocked by what happened next. …

IRS v. Beanie Babies IRS v. Beanie Babies

Harold T. Warner, CEO and founder of Ty Inc., the company most famous for the creation of the extremely popular stuffed animal collection known as “Beanie Babies” has agreed to put in a guilty plea on felony charges of tax …

Crocodile Under Bed for 8 Hours Before Man Woke Up

Guy Whittall was staying in a Humani, Zimbabwe hunting lodge when he woke up to find an 8-foot, 330 pound crocodile under his bed. The 40-year-old former coach of the Zimbabwe cricket team and current director of the hotel didn’t …

‘Big Bang Theory’ Stars Push for More
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Stars of the CBS hit sitcom, “The Big Bang Theory” have recently sought to begin negotiations with network executives regarding a pay raise for future seasons of the show. The Emmy award winning comedy is about to begin it’s 7th …

Students Find Secret Room Mate Living In Basement
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Have you ever had something unsettling happen to you in a new place? Like moving in to your new apartment, and then finding doors open when you swear you’d closed them just a little while ago? Or maybe finding things …

Timothy Leary, Psychedelic Guru, Research Displayed

A new exhibit might make your visit to the New York Public Library a “trip” back to the 1960’s psychedelic and drug counterculture. A cache of files from the original pusher, Timothy Leary, is being put on display. Denis Berry, …

Paula Patton Talks Miley Cyrus, ‘Baggage Claim,’ and Twerking

Everyone who watched this year’s VMA’s on MTV definitely remember the biggest performance of the night. No one did it better than Miley Cyrus. Her controversial performance of “We Can’t Stop Blurred Lines” and “Give it 2 U” with Robin …

Finacle: Infosys Hopes New Version Enters US Banking Finacle: Infosys Hopes New Version Enters US Banking

Today, Infosys announced the launch of Finacle 11E, touted as an advanced universal banking solution to simplify banking transformation. Infosys is hoping to see this version jump into the US market. Finacle, the product, functions as a bank’s nerve center, …

Safeway Inc. Swallows the Poison Pill Safeway Inc. Swallows the Poison Pill

When the market closed on Tuesday, Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) shares increased 10.5% ending the day at $30.99. Safeway Inc. is an American based supermarket chain that is currently the second largest grocer franchise only to The Kroger Company (NYSE: …

Arcapita Bahrain US Bankruptcy Exit a 1st for US Arcapita Bahrain US Bankruptcy Exit a 1st for US

Arcapita, an Islamic investment firm in Bahrain, emerged from US bankruptcy today under Chapter 11 rules. It is the first of the Gulf companies to do so. This move may help clarify how Western courts deal with Islamic finance, marking …

Northampton Clown Creeps Out Twitter Users Northampton Clown Creeps Out Twitter Users

A creepy clown has been stalking around the town of Northampton in the UK. So far reports are getting a little strange. From just being to creepy, to saying, “beep, beep” (a reference to Stephen King’s “IT”) when you pass …

Drinktec 2013 Beer Convention a Success Drinktec 2013 Beer Convention a Success

Drinktec 2013, the “World’s Leading Trade Fair for the Beverage and Liquid Food Industry”, which kicked off on September 16th in Munich at the Messe München exhibition center, has been touted as a success, according to exhibition director Petra Westphal. …

Kidnapped 5-year-old Girl From Arizona Found Alive

A 5-year-old girl from Arizona, Aleeha Green, was found alive in Utah after being kidnapped by her biological father on Tuesday, according to ABC 4 in Utah. The family owes their thanks to the Utah Highway Patrol. The Amber alert …

Alaska Dividend Announced Today, Residents Get $900

Alaskans found out they’ll be getting $900 as their share of the state’s oil wealth this year beginning 3 October. The amount was announced today at an Anchorage press conference with acting Alaska Department of Revenue Commissioner, Angela Rodell, who …

Life on Earth Can Last At Least Another 1.75 Billion Years

In a new study conducted at the University of East Anglia in the United Kingdom, researchers have estimated that the earth will be able to support life for another 1.75 to 3.25 billion years, unless there’s a nuclear holocaust, a …

iOS 7 Update For Chrome Has New Look, New Features iOS 7 Update For Chrome Has New Look, New Features

The new iOS update that reared its head earlier today has brought on a mixed wave of emotions and reactions. There are those who love it, who choose to embrace the change and roll with it as best they are …

Kevin Trudeau Can’t Pay Deceptive Marketing Sanction
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Shady T.V. pitchman Kevin Trudeau is reportedly in custody at a jail in Chicago in federal custody, according to ABC, for failing to pay a $37.6 million dollar sanction against him for deceptive marketing, which is not that big of …

Kim Clijsters And Husband Welcome Second Child
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Famous tennis champion, Kim Clijsters, and her husband, Brian Lynch, welcomed their second child into the world on Wednesday, September 18, 2013. The baby boy was met with heartfelt enthusiasm from everyone in the family as the proud mother showed …

Bill Daley Exits Race For Governor In Illinois

Bill Daley, a democratic candidate has decided to back out on the race for governor of Illinois. Daley is a lawyer and former banker. He has previously served as White House Chief of Staff from 2011 to 2012 and also …