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Man Tricked Teen with a Fake Facebook Account in Bizarre Kidnapping Turned Murder Case Man Tricked Teen with a Fake Facebook Account in Bizarre Kidnapping Turned Murder Case
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The story behind what happened to a murdered Maine teen is coming into focus after police unsealed an affidavit on Wednesday. 15-year-old Nichole Cable was reported missing on May 13th. After a statewide search that went on for a week, …

Yandex Tweaks Algorithm To Include Search Session History Yandex Tweaks Algorithm To Include Search Session History

Russian search engine Yandex announced a new change to its algorithm that looks at a person’s search history from within a particular search session to deliver results and suggestions based on what it says is the “full picture” of the …

Corey Feldman: Jacket From Film Finally Returned
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Corey Feldman, who was one half of one of the most awesome ’80s duos ever, says he’s elated to have the leather jacket back that he wore in “Dream A Little Dream”. The jacket was stolen from the House Of …

7 Dead in Upstate N.Y. After Semi, Minivan Collide

Seven people, including four children, are dead after a tractor-trailer collided with a minivan in upstate New York on Wednesday. According to an Associated Press report, a tractor-trailer was traveling on a Truxton, New York road just outside of Cortland …

Tumblr Launches More Ads (Desktop Dashboard) Tumblr Launches More Ads (Desktop Dashboard)
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Tumblr announced today that it will start to bring sponsored posts to users’ dashboards on the web. “Just like in our mobile apps, these posts will simply blend in with the posts from the blogs you follow,” the company says …

Samuel L. Jackson Asks Reddit to Construct a 300-Word Monologue for Him to Read Samuel L. Jackson Asks Reddit to Construct a 300-Word Monologue for Him to Read

Ultimate bad muthaphukka Samuel L. Jackson is looking to raise awareness (and cash, of course) for the Alzheimer’s society. And he’s doing it in a pretty amazing way. Posted to reddit’s r/movies subreddit Wednesday, Jackson has made an offer reddit …

Is Google Bringing Incognito Mode To Android? Is Google Bringing Incognito Mode To Android?
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Incognito mode for Chrome is super helpful not just as a privacy feature, but also for letting your friends use Chrome without using your Google account. A recent comment from Android head Sundar Pichai suggests that we could see a …

Kim Kardashian: Monroe Moment Almost Shows Bare Bump
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Kim Kardashian had a bit of a Marilyn Monroe, “7 Year Itch” moment recently when a gust of wind caught the skirt of her babydoll dress and sent it pluming up around her. Kardashian was on her way to a …

George Michael Home After Car Accident

On May 16, singer George Michael was injured in a car accident in Northwest London. The accident, which involved no third parties, landed the “Faith” singer in the hospital. Though a statement on the singer’s website indicated that Michael had …

Google Warns: You Better Adequately Disclose Paid Content Google Warns: You Better Adequately Disclose Paid Content
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Google has been enforcing its policies on paid links for years, but the search engine is really cracking down on advertorials and native advertising these days. Google’s Matt Cutts has been talking about the subject a lot lately, so if …

Mermaid Hoax Show Blasts Ratings Records
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You might think that a show about mythical creatures would just be good for a laugh, or maybe for indulging in a fantasy about how awesome it would be if there were weirdly beautiful almost-people living in the ocean. And …

Microsoft Talks Bing On Windows 8.1 Microsoft Talks Bing On Windows 8.1
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As previously reported, Windows 8.1 is adding an updated Bing experience. Now, we have a better idea of what that entails, as Microsoft has just put out a blog post about them. With the new Bing experience on Windows, you’ll …

HTC One Nexus Edition Is Official, Will Cost $599 HTC One Nexus Edition Is Official, Will Cost $599

It was rumored last week that HTC would release a Nexus Edition of its popular HTC One handset after the news of a Nexus Edition of the Galaxy S4 was received with such positive buzz at Google I/O. Now HTC …

Google Music All Access Coming to iOS in ‘a Couple Weeks’ Google Music All Access Coming to iOS in ‘a Couple Weeks’

iOS users should expect Google Play Music All Access to arrive on their platform in the next couple of weeks. The news comes from Sundar Pichai, SVP Android, Chrome, and Apps at Google, who was speaking at the All Things …

Man in Florida Donates 100 Gallons of Blood
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An 84-year-old Florida man this week reached the rare milestone of having donated 100 gallons of blood over the past 36 years. According to a Palm Beach Post report, the man, named Harold Mendenhall, began donating blood in July of …

Google Adds Nutrition Info To Knowledge Graph Google Adds Nutrition Info To Knowledge Graph

Google announced that it is rolling out new nutrition information to search, as the latest addition to its Knowledge Graph. If you can’t already, you’ll soon be able to query things like “How much protein is in a banana?” or …

Here’s An Inside Look At PS4 Development From The Killzone Team

Sony’s Conversations with Creators series has been wonderful. We’ve gotten an inside look at PS4 development from some of the most talented teams on the planet. Now Sony is giving us that same inside look at what will undoubtedly be …

LinkedIn Lets You Add Photos, Presentations to Updates LinkedIn Lets You Add Photos, Presentations to Updates
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LinkedIn has just taken a significant step in making the homepage stream much more interesting. Today, they’ve announced the addition of photos, documents, and presentations to updates. “Whether it’s a thought provoking presentation about the future of big data or …

Johnny Depp: Whitey Bulger Film A No-Go After Pay Cut
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Johnny Depp is reportedly dropping out of “Black Mass”, a film about gangster Whitey Bulger, after the movie’s producers failed to get the financing they needed and asked him to cut his salary in half. Depp is used to pulling …

Google Offers Webmasters Tools To Get Content In Knowledge Graph, Google Now Google Offers Webmasters Tools To Get Content In Knowledge Graph, Google Now
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Google has launched two new tools for webmasters to provide the search engine with structured data from their sites. For one, Google’s Data Highlighter now supports eight types of structured data, including: events, products, local businesses, articles, software applications, movies, …

Microsoft Confirms The Return Of The Start Button In Windows 8.1 Microsoft Confirms The Return Of The Start Button In Windows 8.1

A leaked screen from yesterday indicated that Microsoft would be bringing back the Start button in Windows 8.1. Now the company has gone ahead and confirmed its return alongside a number of other additions to the updated operating systems. In …

12-year-old Lelia Fowler Stabbing Suspect Denies Murder Charge

Earlier this month, 8-year-old Lelia Fowler of Valley Springs, California was found stabbed to death in her home. She was left in the care of her 12-year-old brother while her parents were at a little league game. The brother told …

Michele Bachmann Retiring from Congress, Announces Via YouTube Michele Bachmann Retiring from Congress, Announces Via YouTube
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Minnesota Republican Michele Bachmann will not seek a fifth term in Congress representing the state’s 6th district, as she made an official announcement in YouTube video. “After a great deal of thought and deliberation, I have decided next year, I …

Disneyland Explosion: Arrested Man in Court Today

The man who was arrested for an explosion that went off Tuesday evening at Disneyland in Los Angeles is due in court today. 22-year-old Christian Barnes (pictured) was arrested Tuesday for suspicion of possessing a destructive device. Barnes was working …