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Abercrombie & Fitch Controversy: “Are We Exclusionary? Absolutely”
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The CEO of cool-kid retailer Abercrombie & Fitch is dealing with some backlash this week after it was noted that he doesn’t want his stores selling size XL and above. The store has garnered quite a bit of negative attention …

Joss Whedon $100 M: He Doesn’t Have “Downey Money”

Joss Whedon recently cleared up some rumors on Whedonesque.com; namely, about how much he’s going to clear on “Avengers 2″. “I’m not getting $100 mil[lion] on Avengers 2,” he wrote. “I’m not making Downey money. I’m making A LOT, which …

Twitter Has Acquired Ubalo, According to Ubalo Twitter Has Acquired Ubalo, According to Ubalo
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While Twitter has not confirmed the news itself, the company has apparently acquired Ubalo, a “scalable computation” startup. The news appears to have been broken by TechCrunch, and Ubalo has posted the following message on its homepage: We’ve got some …

Charles Ramsey Interview Gets The Autotune Treatment

Charles Ramsey is not your typical hero. That much was obvious in his interview last week after helping rescue three kidnapped women who had been held in a basement for a decade. That interview was soon turned into a song …

Kate Moss Nude in New Self-Tan Ad

Supermodel Kate Moss is no stranger to nudity, though she may not always have been comfortable baring her famous body. Now, the 39-year-old model is showing more skin than ever in a new ad for self-tanning products. St. Tropez, a …

Google Shows Weird Experiment On YouTube Search Results [Updated For Non-Juiciness] Google Shows Weird Experiment On YouTube Search Results [Updated For Non-Juiciness]
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Update: “Nothing juicy to see here!” Follow @YouTube YouTube @YouTube Seeing a weird banner in your search results? No worries-fix in the works. Nothing juicy to see here!  Reply  ·  Retweet  ·  Favorite1 hour ago via web · powered by @socialditto Some …

Here’s Another Inside Look At PS4 Development From The Assassin’s Creed Team

Last week, Sony treated us to an inside look at PS4 development with the team behind Ubisoft’s Watch Dogs talking about the new hardware. Now Sony is back at Ubisoft again, but this time with the team behind Assassin’s Creed …

McDonald’s Cuts Angus Burger, Adds Bacon 1/4 Pounder McDonald’s Cuts Angus Burger, Adds Bacon 1/4 Pounder

McDonald’s announced this week that they will be cutting the Angus burgers from their menu, which are the most expensive items the restaurant serves. The fast-food giant appears to be trying to keep a good selection as well as low …

Amazon 3D Smartphone In The Works [Report] Amazon 3D Smartphone In The Works [Report]

A report is out from the Wall Street Journal today, indicating that Amazon is working on a new line of hardware products, which includes a smartphone with 3D display capability, an additional smartphone, and an audio-only streaming device. These are …

Fired For Fleeing Fire: 15 Lose Their Jobs
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15 people were fired last week for abandoning their jobs picking strawberries in California when a wildfire got a little too close to where they were. The Springs Fire left 28,000 acres burned and devastated a large portion of Ventura …

YouTube Paid Channels Are Here, Start At $0.99 A Month YouTube Paid Channels Are Here, Start At $0.99 A Month

Earlier this week, it was rumored that YouTube would roll out the oft-rumored paid channel subscriptions this week. That rumor was right on the money. YouTube announced today that it’s launching a pilot program that sees a number of its …

Duncanville Student Rant Caught on VIDEO
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Nearly everyone who attended High School has at least one story of an upset teacher or student storming from a classroom. Bottle up hundreds of teenagers for hours each weekday and it’s bound to happen. Now that cameras are ubiquitous, …

Heather Graham And The Difference Between Google And Bing Heather Graham And The Difference Between Google And Bing
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As we’ve reported on several times, Google has started cleaning up its Image Search experience, sometimes making results less relevant in the process. In fact, some other things that Google is doing these days make for a much more censored …

Paltrow: “I’m Never Going Again” To Met Gala
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A lot of people would kill for an invite to the annual Met Gala for the Costume Institute, but Gwyneth Paltrow says she won’t be back. The 40-year old actress attended the ball in a long-sleeved pink Valentino gown and …

New Windows 8 Ad Has Me Wishing Butt Ping-Pong Was A Real Sport New Windows 8 Ad Has Me Wishing Butt Ping-Pong Was A Real Sport
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Microsoft’s ads can be thoroughly confusing sometimes. Often enough, the ad has nothing to do with the product itself. This can lead to some really terrible ads. It can also lead to utter brilliance – as is the case with …

David Bowie: Controversy Over Religious Imagery in New Video
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Using religious imagery is nothing new for music artists. Stars as different as Madonna and Kanye West have come under fire from religious Americans for the use of crosses and other religious symbols in music videos. Now, David Bowie has …

Ouya Launch Delayed By A Few Weeks To Meet “Greater Than Expected Demand”

In February, Ouya announced that the little Android console that could would be launching on June 5. That date has been pushed back by just a little, but those interested in the new console will still be able to get …

Baby Duck Falling Asleep Continues To Capture The Internet’s Heart

This video of a baby duck falling asleep, or struggling to stay awake, rather, has been around for about a year. In fact, in a couple days, it will be the video’s one-year anniversary on YouTube. According to search data …

LinkedIn Adds Accessibility Features LinkedIn Adds Accessibility Features

In honor of Global Accessibility Awareness Day, LinkedIn announced a few things it’s been doing to make the social network more accessible. These include improved site navigation, improvements to interaction with the service, and the addition of image descriptions. “What …

Google Earth Timelapse Imagery Called ‘Most Comprehensive’ Of Planet Ever Google Earth Timelapse Imagery Called ‘Most Comprehensive’ Of Planet Ever
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Google has made it possible for Internet users to look at historical imagery of the Earth’s surface over time. The company has been working with the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), NASA and TIME on the Timelapse project, and is releasing …

Neil Patrick Harris to Host Tony Awards Again

The Tony Awards announced today that actor Neil Patrick Harris will once again be hosting the annual theater awards show. Harris has hosted the awards show three times in the past, hosting the 63rd, 65th, and last year’s 66th Annual …

Puppy Locked In Car For A Month, Survives
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A miracle puppy has survived after being locked in a car for almost a month, Missouri authorities say. When a Chevy Suburban was towed to a city lot on April 8th, the doors were locked and authorities couldn’t enter the …

Fluoride Mystery Is Closer To Being Solved
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The fluoride mystery has stumped scientists for almost 50 years. How exactly does it help stop tooth decay? Scientists may finally be onto an answer. A recent study suggests that the fluoride mystery is actually pretty simple – the mineral …

Yahoo Acquires Milewise, GoPollGo For Mobile Team Yahoo Acquires Milewise, GoPollGo For Mobile Team

Yahoo announced that the teams from both Milewise and GoPollGo have joined Yahoo. In an email, a spokesperson said, “Today Milewise and GoPollGo joined the Yahoo! mobile team. GoPollGo created a cool social polling app. The team has joined our …