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Deacon Jones Dies; NFL Star Was 74

NFL great David “Deacon” Jones has died at the age of 74. According to a statement from the Washington Redskins, Jones died from natural causes at his home in Southern California. ‚ÄúDeacon Jones was one of the greatest players in …

Salesforce To Buy ExactTarget For $2.5 Billion Salesforce To Buy ExactTarget For $2.5 Billion

Salesforce announced on Tuesday that it has entered an agreement in which it will acquire ExactTarget for about $2.5 billion. Salesforce will commence a tender offer for all outstanding shares of ExactTarget at $33.75 per share, in cash. Salesforce says …

We Spend 6 Years of Our Lives Dreaming, Could We Ever Record Them?

Dreams are a lot of things – scary, funny, bizarre, sexy, and even occasionally important. One thing they are not is easily documented and recorded. AsapSCIENCE takes a quick (and animated) look at the possibility of ever recording our dreams. …

Google Insists Panda, Penguin Not Designed To Increase Its Revenue Google Insists Panda, Penguin Not Designed To Increase Its Revenue
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Google put out a new Webmaster Help video, featuring Matt Cutts once again talking about “misconceptions” in the SEO industry. You may recall a while back when he tackled the “misconception” that Google is doing everything you read about in …

Game of Thrones Still Blowing Up Twitter 24 Hours Later

Earlier today we brought you a video compilation of some of the best reactions to last night’s episode of HBO’s Game of Thrones. Well, it seems that the internet is not quite done dealing with one of the biggest events …

Spelling Bee Controversy Emerges After Knaidel Win

You may recall last week when Arvind V. Mahankali won the 2013 Scripps National Spelling Bee by correctly spelling the word “knaidel.” What you may not know is that some are now saying that he didn’t spell the word correctly …

China, Iraq Oil Partnership Has Donald Trump Fuming China, Iraq Oil Partnership Has Donald Trump Fuming
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When the United States sent troops into Iraq ten years ago with the intent of toppling Saddam Hussein’s government, many questioned whether the Bush administration was really seeking to liberate Iraq’s oppressed people, or to liberate the country’s vast oil …

Katie Holmes Films Steamy Love Scene With Luke Kirby

Katie Holmes was spotted in New York City over the weekend enjoying her job. E! reports that Holmes and co-star Luke Kirby were filming a love scene for their new film Mania Days in New York. The outdoor scene had …

Ford Recall Affects 465,000 Vehicles, Fuel Leak To Blame Ford Recall Affects 465,000 Vehicles, Fuel Leak To Blame
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Vehicle recalls are nothing new, but a recent Ford recall is definitely one of the biggest of the year. Ford announced today that it was recalling 465,000 vehicles over concerns that a fuel leak could start a fire. There have …

Egypt Pyramids Warning: Egypt Condemns “Baseless” US Warning
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With all the unrest in the Middle East over the last couple of years (well, the last few decades, but the last couple of years in particular) you may be inclined to think twice before visiting some of that regions …

Egypt Says To Disregard US Warning About Pyramids
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The US recently sent a warning to its citizens traveling in Egypt about the area surrounding the pyramids. Now Egypt is telling those same citizens that the warning is “baseless.” Last week, the US embassy in Egypt sent out a …

Brad Pitt Says Angelina Jolie Is A “Badass”

Brad Pitt hasn’t spoken publicly on Angelina Jolie’s decision to get a double mastectomy since she revealed that she underwent the procedure last month. At the red carpet premier for World War Z, the actor finally told the press what …

Disneyland, Disney World Tickets Hit By Price Hike
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Disneyland is a place where dreams come true, but those dreams are now seeing a price hike. Disney announced over the weekend that ticket prices for Disneyland and California Adventure will go up by $5. That translates to $92 for …

Robin Thicke Nabs No. 1 Single In U.K.

Robin Thicke recently collaborated on a song with T.I. and Pharrell Williams, and while some people credit the song’s success to a creative sampling of the Marvin Gaye hit “Got To Give It Up”, it looks like it was a …

Taco Bell Reacts to Employee Who Licked Tacos Taco Bell Reacts to Employee Who Licked Tacos

Earlier today, the internet went a bit crazy over an image of a Taco Bell employee licking a huge stack of taco shells. The image was posted to the Taco Bell Facebook page by a poster named Jj O’Brien Nolan, …

Robin Thicke Hits #1 on the U.K. Singles Charts [VIDEO]
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An American singer named Robin Thicke has rocketed to the top of the U.K. singles charts. Thicke’s single “Blurred Lines” is now at #1 on the Official Charts Company’s top 10 singles chart. The company has stated that “Blurred Lines” …

Tyler, The Creator Takes The Blame For Bieber
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Tyler, The Creator has set the internet abuzz this week after taking responsibility for reckless driving in Justin Bieber’s Ferrari. When Bieber allegedly drove his sports car at high speeds through an L.A. neighborhood, former NFL player Keyshawn Johnson took …

“Bond Girl” Confusion: Is Penelope In, Or Out?

“Bond Girls” have become such an iconic part of the American movie landscape that when one is announced, it’s a huge deal; when she’s an established actress, it’s an even bigger deal. Rumors have been flying across the web today …

Google Launches Mobile Backend Starter Google Launches Mobile Backend Starter
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At Google I/O, Google showed off its new Mobile Backend Starter, which helps businesses get their mobile apps up and running on Google App Engine. Today, Google officially announced the tool. Mobile Backend Starter was shown in the session “From …

You Can Buy NYC Psychiatric Center’s Morgue Fridge on eBay, You Know, If That’s Your Thing
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If you have a giant garage and do a lot of wild game hunting, or if you want to throw a really cool party – this eBay listing may be right up your alley. It appears that the Manhattan Psychiatric …

Plants Vs. Zombies 2 Hits iOS In July
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PopCap, developers behind Bejeweled and other casual games, had never really created a game that could appeal to casual players as well as hardcore gamers. That all changed in 2009 with a simple tower defense title that pitted plants against …

Ben & Jerry’s to go 100% Non-GMO Ingredients in 2013

Ben & Jerry’s has always been a progressive company. In addition to, until recently, heavily limiting executive pay, and publicly supporting the gay marriage equality movement, the Burlington, Vermont ice cream company has a social mission statement that includes “initiating …

Jessica Chastain Talks Playing “Foxy” Hillary Clinton

Jessica Chastain is among a handful of talented young actresses whose names are being thrown around in connection with “Rodham”, a film about Hillary Clinton that focuses on her early days in politics, when she was working on the Nixon …

Google Updates Chrome For iOS To 27 Google Updates Chrome For iOS To 27

A couple weeks ago, Google updated Chrome for Android with some new features, and indicated that an iOS update would be on the way. Today, Google launched that update. Chrome 27 for iPhone and iPad comes with improved voice search, …