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Portland Police Brake for Ducks, Even in Hot Pursuit
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This may be the most intense police pursuit you’ve ever seen. Traffic Officer Mark James of the Portland Police Bureau caught a car doing 52 in a 35, endangering the lives of every motorist on the road. Hot on the …

Group Behind Copyright Alert System Had Its Company Status Revoked Group Behind Copyright Alert System Had Its Company Status Revoked

Earlier this year, a big hoopla was made about the Center for Copyright Information and its Copyright Alert System, otherwise known as “Six Strikes”. In short, those caught downloading pirated content on BitTorrent would be sent warnings that soon turned …

Jessica Alba: Street Fighter Photos Tear Up Web
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Jessica Alba’s photos pretty much always get attention on the web, usually because she’s donned some form of sexy gear. But this time, it’s all about Hadouken. Hadouken, which was started by Japanese schoolgirls, involves photos that are made to …

Amazon Prime Adds NBC Universal Shows: Hannibal, Grimm, Suits, and More Amazon Prime Adds NBC Universal Shows: Hannibal, Grimm, Suits, and More

Good news for Amazon Prime Instant Video customers today, as Amazon has just announced an expanded licensing agreement with NBCUniversal that will bring a handful of NBC, USA, and SyFy shows to the streaming video service. Starting today, subscribers will …

New J.C. Penney Logo Spotted in Ads and Mailers New J.C. Penney Logo Spotted in Ads and Mailers

J.C. Penney has had a rough year for its brand. When former Apple executive Ron Johnson took over as the company’s CEO, he transformed the company, eschewing established department store pricing schemes such as coupons and constant sales in favor …

Google Sends Microsoft Cease And Desist Letter Google Sends Microsoft Cease And Desist Letter
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Google has sent a cease and disist letter to Microsoft for building a native YouTube app for Windows Phone 8, and violating its terms of service in three areas. In the letter, Google explains, “It appears that the application: (1) …

LeAnn Rimes Feud With Brandi Glanville Just Keeps Going
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LeAnn Rimes has a long and storied past with Brandi Glanville; since LeAnn married Brandi’s ex, Eddie Cibrian, the two have been going at it in the press nonstop. Brandi was initially upset that Eddie cheated on her with LeAnn …

Still Playing Games On Google+? You Have Until June 30 To Clear Out

Does anybody still play games on Google+? If you do, Google’s got some bad news. Google announced at Google I/O that it’s shutting down Google+ Games on June 30. Now, it doesn’t mean that the games on Google+ will cease …

Tommy Chong Touts the Economic Benefits of Weed
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Tommy Chong, along with co-star Ceech Marin, became famous in the 70s and 80s for the Ceeech & Chong movies, which satirized and glorified many aspects of hippie and stoner culture. Now, Chong is, unsurprisingly, advocating for the legalization of …

Google Gives Businesses A New Reason To Use YouTube Google Gives Businesses A New Reason To Use YouTube

Google is now letting businesses use YouTube to sell products. Businesses have been using YouTube to market products almost as long as YouTube has been around (at least since businesses figured it out that it could be about more than …

Every Second, 800+ Apps Are Downloaded from Apple’s App Store Every Second, 800+ Apps Are Downloaded from Apple’s App Store

As we told you on Wednesday, Apple’s App Store just hit a huge milestone – 50 billion total app downloads (excluding re-downloads and updates, of course). Today, they made it official with a release that mentions a couple other interesting …

Nick Offerman Is Back Reading Mindless Celeb Tweets
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One of the funniest minutes on late night is back for its 9th installment, and we couldn’t be happier. Ladies and gentlemen, I present Nick Offerman from Parks and Recreations reading tweets from young female celebrities. In this episode, TV’s …

Charles Darwin Wrong About Coral Atolls, Shows Study
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Though Charles Darwin is known as the father of modern biology, evolutionary biologists are well aware that he got many aspects of evolution wrong. In particular, with no knowledge of genetics Darwin was left to speculate heavily on the mechanisms …

Kirstie Alley Slams Abercrombie CEO
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Kirstie Alley isn’t happy with Abercrombie & Fitch CEO Mike Jeffries after some remarks he made about the way his company does things. Jeffries was quoted in a Salon interview in 2006 as saying: “In every school there are the …

Justice Department Says It May Support Email Privacy Bill Justice Department Says It May Support Email Privacy Bill
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In the debate over email privacy, law enforcement has usually been on the side claiming a warrant requirement when accessing email would impede investigations. It’s a good sign then when the largest law enforcement agency – the Department of Justice …

Gmail Gets Quick Actions To Let You RSVP, Check-In, and Review Right From the Inbox Gmail Gets Quick Actions To Let You RSVP, Check-In, and Review Right From the Inbox

Google says they want to help you tackle your digital to-do’s as quickly as possible, and to this end they’ve added some new quick action buttons to Gmail that let you interact with important emails right from the inbox, without …

Miss USA: Crush On Prince Harry Is “Meant To Be”

Miss USA, Nana Meriwether, isn’t shy when it comes to talking about her crush; maybe it’s because they’re both royalty. Meriwether, who has a model’s physique and stands at a statuesque 6′ tall, was overjoyed to hear that Prince Harry …

Watch The Entire Google I/O 2013 Keynote Here (All Four Hours Of It) Watch The Entire Google I/O 2013 Keynote Here (All Four Hours Of It)

Google gave an incredibly lengthy keynote to open up Google I/O on Wednesday. This included a number of announcements pertaining to Android, Google Play, Chrome, Google+, Search and Google Maps, yet still didn’t come close to covering all of the …

Taco Bell Waffle Taco Added To Experimental “Firstmeal” Menu
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Taco Bell, perennial favorite of those who love cheap, tasty food that kills you slowly (myself included), has apparently begun testing a new waffle taco as part of their breakfast menu. Though Taco Bell officials have remained quiet on the …

Bowler Shoots Himself When Concealed Gun Goes Off

A Florida man was wounded on Tuesday when the pistol he was carrying accidentally discharged while he was bowling. The man was bowling at the Jupiter Lanes Bowling Alley in Jupiter, Florida. Witnesses say that the gun, which was apparently …

Fred White Dies: Broadcaster Was 76
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Fred White, who was a sports broadcaster for the Royals, has died from complications of melanoma just a day after announcing his retirement. He was 76 years old. White had a 40-year career with the Royals, some of which was …

LinkedIn: Prostitutes, Peddle Your Wares Somewhere Else LinkedIn: Prostitutes, Peddle Your Wares Somewhere Else
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LinkedIn has recently updated their terms of use policies to make it clear that they don’t want prostitutes advertising their “skills” on the social networking site. LinkedIn, which boasts over 225 million users, has become a huge source for employers …

Here’s All The New Features Coming To Google+ Here’s All The New Features Coming To Google+
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During today’s Google I/O keynote, Google’s Vic Gundotra said that Google+ would be getting 41 new features. Those new features were spread out across three key areas – stream, hangouts and photos. Google is doing away with the old layout …

Google Compute Engine Availability Opened Up Google Compute Engine Availability Opened Up

Last year at Google I/O, Google unveiled Compute Engine. Today, the company announced they’re making it available for anyone to start using. They’re also adding the following new features: Sub-hour billing charges for instances in one-minute increments with a ten-minute minimum, …