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PolitiFact Is Going to Start Fact-Checking the Media with New PunditFact Venture PolitiFact Is Going to Start Fact-Checking the Media with New PunditFact Venture
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Want to know if whatever vile garbage spewing from the mouth of some TV pundit is actually true? PolitifFact wants to give you a place to go. PolitiFact, the fact-checking operation owned by the Tampa Bay Times, has just announced …

Reese Witherspoon Says Daughter Prompted Production Company
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Reese Witherspoon sat down for an interview with Elle Magazine recently–and is also a covergirl for the most recent issue–and talked about how becoming a mom changed her for the better. The Oscar-winning actress said she felt “confused” before her …

Drunk-Dial Congress And Give Them A Piece Of Your Mind
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For those Americans fed up with the pace at which our government is handling the shutdown, there is now an outlet; a place we can go to let Congress know just what is on our minds. That place is DrunkDialCongress.org. …

The iPhone 5DS Is Gonna Blow Your Mind
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Apple parody videos are everywhere these days – I mean, Apple’s promotional videos are just so damn parody…able? Yeah, that’s it. Everything is always sooo revolutionary and the backgrounds are always sooo white. The products are sooo amazing. Meet the …

“Jesus” Misspelled On Medals, Become Extra Valuable
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Thousands of medals have been recalled by the Vatican after it was discovered that “Jesus” had been spelled “Lesus”. The medals–more than 6,000 in all–were minted to commemorate Pope Francis’ papacy and were put up for sale at the Vatican …

Joan Collins Gets Her Own One-Woman Show
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Joan Collins will be giving fans a chance to hear some never-before-told tales of her private life and see previously unseen film footage early next year, as she takes to the stage in London for a one-woman show. Collins rose …

Thor: The Dark World Gets A Mobile Game Tie-In

Since the beginning of the games industry, the console market has been flooded every summer with cheap movie tie-ins. That all changed a few years ago as the market for those kind of games collapsed. Movie studios ever eager to …

Instagram Yanks Option to Turn Off Video Autoplay a Week After Announcing Ads Instagram Yanks Option to Turn Off Video Autoplay a Week After Announcing Ads
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In oh Instagram, I see what you’re up to news, you can no longer disable autoplay for Instagram videos. For the more visually inclined, you used to have this option… And now you don’t. Now, you only have an option …

Rosetta Spacecraft to Wake Up In January
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The European Space Agency (ESA) today marked a milestone in the Rosetta mission to study comets. After being launched nearly one decade ago the spacecraft is now nearing its main objective, comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. In 100 days time, the Rosetta probe …

Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The New Galaxy Note 10.1 Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The New Galaxy Note 10.1
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The 10-inch tablet seems to have taken a backseat in recent years thank to the proliferation of smaller 7-inch tablets. Despite this, the 10-inch tablet moves on with great products like the Nexus 10, or in this case, the Samsung …

New Xbox 360 Holiday Bundles Announced

Though Microsoft’s efforts are currently on promoting its upcoming Xbox One console, the company still knows the Xbox 360 has years of life left. This holiday season, Microsoft will continue to try to expand the Xbox 360’s large user base …

Nobel Prize Committee Turned to Twitter When They Couldn’t Reach Peace Prize Winner by Phone Nobel Prize Committee Turned to Twitter When They Couldn’t Reach Peace Prize Winner by Phone

This morning, the Nobel Prize Committee awarded the 2013 Peace Prize to the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, a watchdog group tasked with eliminating chemical weapons stockpiles. But it appears they had a hard time contacting the OPCW …

Acer Has A New $249 Haswell-Powered Chromebook Acer Has A New $249 Haswell-Powered Chromebook

The past week has been pretty good for Chromebook. Google and HP launched the new HP Chromebook 11 on Tuesday, and now the company has another Chromebook from Acer ready for the holidays. Google announced on Thursday that the Acer …

LED Revenues Set to Nearly Double in Three Years LED Revenues Set to Nearly Double in Three Years
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As energy efficiency becomes a concern for more homeowners, customers are turning to LEDs as an alternative to normal light bulbs. The global market for LED lighting is already in the billions per year, and a new report shows that …

Woman Has an Absolute Meltdown on Flight [VIDEO]
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Here’s what we know about this epic airplane meltdown that a passenger caught on film: – The flight is supposedly traveling to Tampa – The women had just lost her mother (or at least that’s what she told the flight) …

Luxembourg Authorities Investigating Skype’s Relationship With NSA Luxembourg Authorities Investigating Skype’s Relationship With NSA
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Skype is not spying on you, or at least that’s what it said back in July of last year. That claim is now suspect in the wake of the Snowden leaks, especially one that found Skype had made it easier …

‘F*ck You Congress’ Is the Single-Purpose Site We All Need Right Now
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As the gears continue to sit, idle, at our nation’s capital – you probably feel powerless. And right now, you are. There’s a log jam in Washington and there’s pretty much nothing you can do about it. Wait, this just …

Study: First Cave Painters Were Mostly Female
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Like many disciplines, archaeology suffers from an overtly masculine bias in the literature; however, a recent study of ancient cave art could overturn at least some of that bias. National Geographic reported this week that Pennsylvania State University archaeologist Dean …

Horror Game ‘Soma’ Announced for PlayStation 4 and PC

This week and last, Frictional Games began teasing a new sci-fi game. Two trailers were released, each showing unsettling footage of robots acting strangely. It seemed, based on the teaser site, that Frictional was set to tease the game for …

Mark Zuckerberg Just Wants a Little Privacy, Buys Up Adjacent Real Estate
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The CEO of Facebook just wants a little privacy. I know, the joke writes itself. Mark Zuckerberg has made a slightly unusual purchase, four of them to be exact. Mercury News reports that Zuck has just spent more than $30 …

LG Announces LG G Pro Lite Smartphone LG Announces LG G Pro Lite Smartphone

A report earlier this week held that the “mini” versions of high-end smartphones that Android smartphone manufacturers have been pushing for the past year may not have been selling as well as had been hoped. The devices don’t seem to …

Google Reportedly Ditching Google TV For Android TV Google Reportedly Ditching Google TV For Android TV
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When Google first revealed Google TV at Google I/O back in 2010, it showed a lot of promise, but even then, many were skeptical of its potential. It seems that now, Google is giving up on the brand, but not …

Grand Theft Auto V Might Make It To PC After All [Report]
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Grand Theft Auto V launched on Xbox 360 and PS3 last month, and has already made more money than you’ll ever see in a lifetime. Hell, it’s even been awarded with seven Guinness World Records. Despite all this, there’s still …

Shia LaBeouf, Uma Thurman Show Up On Racy Posters

Shia LaBeouf told us that Lars von Trier was dangerous, but that’s just becoming apparent now that the posters for his new film, “Nymphomaniac”, have been released. LaBeouf spoke about the film last year and made headlines when his girlfriend …