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Kyra Sedgwick Cut Off The Tip Of Her Finger This Weekend
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Kyra Sedgwick, star of “The Closer”, cut off the tip of her finger on Saturday while preparing dinner. The 47-year old actress was caught on camera in the emergency room by her husband, actor Kevin Bacon, looking decidedly unhappy as …

Samuel L. Jackson Explains Mace Windu’s Purple Lightsaber

While we may be able to file this under missing the “strike while the iron is hot” window, for Star Wars fans eager to keep up with details surrounding George Lucas’ last theatrical entries into the Star Wars storyline, this …

The Walking Dead 400 Days Will Be Out This Week

Ever since it was announced, Telltale Games has said that The Walking Dead 400 Days would be out in early July. They have stayed true to their word as the DLC will drop tomorrow. IGN reports that The Walking Dead …

Google Makes Navigation Changes To Webmaster Tools Google Makes Navigation Changes To Webmaster Tools
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Google has launched a new navigation design for Webmaster Tools in an effort to make frequently used features easier to access. The design organizes features into groups that match “the stages of search,” as Google puts it. These are: Crawl, …

Hello, NSA App Lets You Get on a Government Watch List the Fun Way Hello, NSA App Lets You Get on a Government Watch List the Fun Way

The U.S. government is watching your online activity. They’re looking at your social media posts, your emails, and plenty of other types of online communications. We’ve always known that – to some extent. Now we really know that. But even …

Walmart Hostage: Toddler Saved After Knife-Wielding Man Gunned Down
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Walmart employees got the shock of their lives on June 17th when a man wielding a knife grabbed a 2-year old little girl from her mother’s shopping cart and held the weapon to her throat before making bizarre demands. Alicia …

Martian Atmosphere Had Oxygen 4 Billion Years Ago, Shows Study

A recent study by researchers at Oxford University has shown that the planet Mars may hav had an oxygen-rich atmosphere 4 billion years ago. Using meteorites identified as coming from Mars, as well as data from Mars rover Spirit, researchers …

Aaron Hernandez Currently Not In General Population, Is Big On eBay
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Perhaps neither one of the following should come as a surprise, but for some reason, the eBay thing does, at least for me. According to reports, Aaron “Watch How Fast Someone Can Fall” Hernandez, who is being held at the …

Rep. Eric Swalwell Wants To Let Congress Vote From Home Rep. Eric Swalwell Wants To Let Congress Vote From Home

Congress is embarrassingly behind the curve when it comes to technology. For example, former Speaker Newt Gingrich doesn’t know the word “smartphone.” A far more dangerous example can be found in the numerous bills, like SOPA and CISPA, that Congress …

Being a Night Owl Could Lead to Weight Gain, Shows Study

A new study published in the journal Sleep has linked late nights and less sleep with a susceptibility for weight gain. The study, conducted by researchers at the Sleep and Chronobiology Laboratory at the University of Pennsylvania, showed that patients …

Yahoo Acquires Bignoggins, Will Integrate Into Yahoo Fantasy Yahoo Acquires Bignoggins, Will Integrate Into Yahoo Fantasy

Yahoo just announced that it has acquired Bignoggins Productions, makers of a mobile fantasy app that lets users manage football, basketball, baseball and hockey fantasy teams from their smartphones. “We will integrate the Bignoggins technology into our Yahoo! Fantasy experience …

FTC’s Stricter Rules on Collecting Kid’s Data Are Now in Effect FTC’s Stricter Rules on Collecting Kid’s Data Are Now in Effect
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Today, the Federal Trade Commission’s updated Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act rules officially go into effect. The modifications, first announced last year, attempt to keep the safeguards on the collection of young children’s information current with expanding technology. The new …

Call of Duty: Ghosts Bonus Pre-Order Map Announced
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With the latest Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 map pack coming this week, Activision is now turning its attention to enticing Call of Duty fans to pre-order the upcoming Call of Duty: Ghosts. The publisher today announced the first …

New Breaking Bad Poster Gets Us Ready For the Final Arc

When August 11, 2013 arrives, it will be almost a year since we’ve last seen new episodes that follow the adventures of Walt and Jesse. Well, the wait is almost over, and that means it’s time for the marketing machine …

Xbox Boss Don Mattrick Is Leaving Microsoft For Zynga [Update: It's Official] Xbox Boss Don Mattrick Is Leaving Microsoft For Zynga [Update: It's Official]

UPDATE: It’s official. Zynga has just announced that Don Mattrick has joined the company as its new CEO. Founding CEO Mark Pincus will remain on as Chairman of the Board and Chief Product Officer. Here’s what Pincus had to say …

Klout Now Factors Bing Searches into Your Score Klout Now Factors Bing Searches into Your Score

Starting today, Klout will begin to factor in another element when calculating your total score. Now, your Klout score includes Bing search prevalence. That means that your Klout score will improve based on how many times you’re searched for on …

Justin Theroux Shows Off His Goodies While Jogging

Justin Theroux may be engaged to one of the hottest actresses on the planet, but he still wants to show off what he’s got, just so the ladies know what they’re missing. Theroux was snapped while jogging recently in New …

Bing Now Lets You Search Images By Usage Rights Bing Now Lets You Search Images By Usage Rights
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Bing has launched a new image search feature that allows you to filter image results by license. You can elect to see only results in the public domain, those that are “free to share and use,” “free to share and …

Minecraft 1.6 Adds Horses, Gets A New Launcher
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Minecraft 1.6 is now available for all you PC players that have been patiently awaiting the latest update. This time, Mojang has added a number of new features for all you equine fans out there. It also has a new …

Microsoft Gives Away its First “Games with Gold” Game
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Though Microsoft’s big E3 presentation was mostly about games, the company did manage to slip in a bit of good information for gamers who are sticking with the Xbox throughout this year. Xbox Live Gold members who don’t unsubscribe will …

Windows 8 Is Finally More Popular Than Vista Windows 8 Is Finally More Popular Than Vista
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Since launch, Windows 8 has been hounded by an unavoidable fact – Windows Vista was still on more computers. The certifiable flop of an operating system had been all but abandoned with the launch of Windows 7, but Windows 8 …

Twitter Tests Bing-Powered Translations Twitter Tests Bing-Powered Translations

Twitter is currently testing a new auto-translate feature for tweets on the Twitter desktop site, and it’s powered by Bing. The new translations appear directly under the original tweets, and they note the language in which the translation derives. The …

Groupon Is Going To Offer Gun Deals Again Groupon Is Going To Offer Gun Deals Again
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In the wake of the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut last winter, Groupon decided to put a stop, at least temporarily, to offering any deals related to guns. This, which took place in the middle of a …

Danica Patrick Slammed By Veteran Racer
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Danica Patrick has, in recent years, become just as well known for her racy Go Daddy ads as she has for her driving, and veteran racer Kyle Petty thinks that’s a very bad thing. Petty said recently that he doesn’t …