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Tumblr Search Gets Smarter, NSFW Content Easier to Manage Tumblr Search Gets Smarter, NSFW Content Easier to Manage
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Tumblr has just announced a big improvement to their search function, one that they say will help users better explore the 65 billion posts now currently housed on the site (65 billion posts, yeah). Now, when you search a term, …

‘Pepper-Spray Cop’ from Occupy Protest Gets Bigger Payout Than Students
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Remember the infamous cop that pepper-sprayed peaceful Occupy protesters at the University of California-Davis in 2011 because they wouldn’t move? He was awarded a workers’ comp settlement last week, which just happens to be more than the students that were …

Boeing 747 May Get 86’d in the Years to Come Boeing 747 May Get 86’d in the Years to Come

The Boeing 747 Jumbo Jet has been hailed as a double-decker revolution in air travel that shrank the globe by the Associated Press, yet even Arsenio Hall seems able to offer one as a (seemingly unattainable) prize on his new …

‘Arrested Development’ Soundtrack Gets Release Date, Track Listing

Varese Sarabande Records has announced the release date of the long-awaited soundtrack to popular show Arrested Development, which earlier this year, came back to television by way of Netflix. The release contains forty-two tracks spanning the entire series to date. …

Phoenix Wright Headlines This Week’s Nintendo Download

Capcom made a lot of courtroom drama fans happy this year when it announced that the latest Phoenix Wright game – Dual Destinies – would be localized for the West. Unfortunately, the game is not getting a physical release in …

Tom Cruise Is Set To Star In “Go Like Hell”

Tom Cruise is set to team up with the director of Oblivion once again for an upcoming film called Go Like Hell. Cruise and director Joseph Kosinski worked together on the film Oblivion which opened earlier this year, receiving mixed …

Danvers High School Murder: Details Emerge
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Details have begun to emerge in the murder of a Massachusetts teacher, who went missing earlier this week. 24-year old Colleen Ritzer was found dead in a wooded area behind the school where she taught–Danvers High School–after she was reported …

You Can Finally Edit Your Vine Videos You Can Finally Edit Your Vine Videos

Today, Vine released an update on both iOS and Android that probably includes the the most useful new feature since the app’s launch back in January. Starting today, you can now edit your Vine videos before you post them. Vine …

PS4 Tops Xbox One in Shopping Survey
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Since before this year’s E3, the biggest story in gaming has been Microsoft’s blunders in promoting its Xbox One console. Though the company eventually reversed course on its planned DRM and no used game policies, it has been battling a …

Google Gives Businesses New Offers Creation Tool Google Gives Businesses New Offers Creation Tool

Google has announced the launch of an updated tool for businesses in the United States to quickly and easily create offers for Google Offers, and get them live on Google Maps and other Google products. The tool allows businesses to …

Danielle Fishel Fires Back At Haters Over Twitter
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Danielle Fishel married her longtime boyfriend Tim Belusko in Los Angeles over the weekend. If Fishel’s name is not ringing a bell right away, then perhaps you will recognize her as the iconic role of Topange Lawrence that the actress …

Mary McCormack, Unlike Katharine McPhee, Is Happily Married
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Mary McCormack, the wife of “Smash” director Michael Morris, is reportedly happily married and never knew there was an issue until Morris was photographed kissing the star of the canceled show, Katharine McPhee. The couple were busted while canoodling and …

Ubisoft’s Fighter Within Gets A New Gameplay Trailer

The Xbox One will be launching with not one, but two fighting games on November 22. The first is a reboot of Rare’s classic fighting game franchise Killer Instinct while the other is a motion controlled fighting game from Ubisoft. …

NFC Mobile Payments Slowly Gaining Traction NFC Mobile Payments Slowly Gaining Traction
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Just over one year ago, banks and mobile operators were scrambling to implement NFC mobile payment systems. They were most likely convinced that Apple would soon put the technology into its latest iPhone, propelling demand for NFC services overnight. It’s …

Google Is Apparently Reducing Authorship In Results Google Is Apparently Reducing Authorship In Results
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Matt Cutts spoke at Pubcon in Las Vegas, discussing numerous SEO topics as usual. Bruce Clay has a pretty good basic recap here. You can see 25 minutes of his speech here: There doesn’t appear to be a whole lot …

Asterid Open Source 3D Printer Hits Kickstarter Asterid Open Source 3D Printer Hits Kickstarter
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This has been a crazy week for 3D printers on Kickstarter. First we got the super affordable DIY QU-BD One Up and then yesterday came the professional grade Helix. The next 3D printer to hit Kickstarter sits comfortably in between …

Black Friday: Mall Expects To Be Open 26 Hours

Black Friday is a day that is both dreaded and anticipated by many, sometimes in the same person. As a former retail manager, I can relate to that. Knowing you might make up for an entire year’s worth of crappy …

Pew: Half Of U.S. Facebook Users Use It To Get News Pew: Half Of U.S. Facebook Users Use It To Get News

The Pew Research Center, in collaboration with the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, has put out a study about the role of news on Facebook, finding that about half of U.S. adult Facebook users (47%) get news from …

Mandy Patinkin And His Reaction To “Homeland” Episode
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Mandy Patinkin has said in the past that he’s been a bit difficult on set at times during his career; the veteran actor says he has struggled with letting go of the control to directors and writers. “I struggled with …

Smart Thermostat Market Set to Take Off Smart Thermostat Market Set to Take Off

As the Google Glass and the new smart watches appearing this fall demonstrate, tech geeks will soon be wearing their computers. Beyond that, the future of the internet-of-things promises to connect nearly every device people might use on a daily …

Candy Corn Rises Above Adversity To Become The Most Searched For Halloween Candy On Yahoo Candy Corn Rises Above Adversity To Become The Most Searched For Halloween Candy On Yahoo

Candy corn gets a bad rap. Every Halloween, you’ll see posts start popping up all over the place decrying the classic candy for being the worst thing to ever grace this planet, or jokes about the world’s stock of candy …

‘Sons of Anarchy’ Season 5 Gets A Netflix Release Date ‘Sons of Anarchy’ Season 5 Gets A Netflix Release Date
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Sons of Anarchy: Season 5 has finally received a Netflix release date, and luckily for fans, it’s very close. As you can see from the screenshot below, the season is slated to become available for streaming beginning on October 26th, …

Even More Touchscreen Notebooks are Coming Next Year Even More Touchscreen Notebooks are Coming Next Year
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PC manufacturers, seeing the success of smartphones and tablets, have begun assuming that consumers must want to interact in the same way with their notebook screens. Microsoft even designed much of its Windows 8 user interface around the concept. Of …

Original Surface Pro Price Dropped To $699 Original Surface Pro Price Dropped To $699

Just this week, Microsoft launched the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 in its attempt to revitalize its tablet brand. We won’t know just how well that effort worked out until next quarter, but it looks like Microsoft is trying …