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With Twitter IPO Pending, User Growth Comes Into Question With Twitter IPO Pending, User Growth Comes Into Question

Now that Twitter has announced its filing for a planned IPO, we can all expect the scrutiny knob to be cranked up to the max. This is no doubt why Twitter has gone the confidential route, but that doesn’t mean …

America’s Cup: New Zealand Three Races from Victory

Following two crushing defeats for Oracle Team, representing the United States, Emigrates Team of New Zealand is now only 3 races from victory in the America’s Cup. New Zealand was able to win the Race 6 by a margin of …

Netflix Is About To Double Its Original Content Investment Netflix Is About To Double Its Original Content Investment
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Netflix content chief Ted Sarandos spoke to at the RTS Cambridge Convention, where he revealed that the company plans to double its spending on original content in the coming years. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Sarandos said that originals are …

FISA Court Orders NSA To Release Phone Surveillance Documents FISA Court Orders NSA To Release Phone Surveillance Documents
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Since early June, the U.S. government has been slowly opening up about the NSA’s numerous surveillance programs in response to a number of leaks from former NSA contractor Edward Snowden. Some civil liberty groups, however, think that the government isn’t …

GPS Device Market Still Growing Despite Competition GPS Device Market Still Growing Despite Competition

Personal GPS devices were revolutionary when they were first introduced. As accuracy improved, people on Earth were able to finally pinpoint, to within a few feet, their exact location on the Earth. When GPS navigation devices began hitting store shelves, …

Chrysler Buyout by Fiat No Closer, says Marchionne Chrysler Buyout by Fiat No Closer, says Marchionne
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Since the automotive industry crisis of 2008-10, the auto industry here in the United States has remained fairly successful and competitive. Chrysler was one company in the United States that was able to revive itself and benefit from the bailout …

Mako Mermaids: New Episodes To Hit Netflix This Weekend Mako Mermaids: New Episodes To Hit Netflix This Weekend
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In July, Netflix launched an exclusive show called Mako Mermaids. You don’t hear about it as much as the most of the other Netflix originals, but it’s available to stream, and it has its audience. In fact, Mako Mermaids came …

K-Cups Available In Soup Varieties Next Year
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K-Cup and soup lovers, both, are about to be pleasantly surprised by a new creation when Campbell Soup Co. and Green Mountain Coffee join forces to produce K-Cup soups next year. So far, three varieties of soup cups will be …

Chipotle Ad Is A Haunting, Beautiful Stance On Factory Farming Chipotle Ad Is A Haunting, Beautiful Stance On Factory Farming

Chipotle has released a new ad unlike anything we’ve seen from them, and the animation–along with the haunting melody of Fiona Apple singing “Pure Imagination”–is a beautiful, thought-provoking stance against factory farming. The song, which most of you will remember …

Friday The 13th: This Is What The NES Game Should Have Been

If you’ve ever played the Friday the 13th NES game, there is a good chance you were disappointed. That goes especially for fans of the film franchise. Dr. Terror’s Hacktivision has imagined what a truly legit Friday the 13th NES …

Here’s The Hour Long Assassin’s Creed IV PAX Prime Panel

Earlier this month, Ubisoft brought the development team behind Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag to PAX Prime to show off the latest game in the franchise. Ubisoft also hosted a panel, moderated by former X-Play host Adam Sessler, that consisted …

Hoarder Dog Unable To Walk Due To Hair, Neglect
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A poodle named Ginger was found in a Denton, Texas apartment recently and was so matted with overgrown hair that she couldn’t walk. Authorities say Ginger was the victim of a “hoarding situation” and had been neglected basic grooming for …

Rep. Bob Goodlatte Introduces Internet Tax Legislation In House Rep. Bob Goodlatte Introduces Internet Tax Legislation In House
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Back in August, Sens. Ron Wyden and John Thune introduced legislation that would permanently extend the Internet Tax Freedom Act of 1998. The legislation prevents state and local governments from taxing Internet services. Now similar legislation has finally been introduced …

Google Street View Car Hits 3 Vehicles In Reportedly Attempted Hit And Run Google Street View Car Hits 3 Vehicles In Reportedly Attempted Hit And Run
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Wow. Just wow. A Google Street View car driver apparently hit two buses and a truck, and tried to flee the scene. The incident happened in Bogor, Indonesia, and there is photographic evidence of a wrecked Street View car. Gizmodo …

The Legend Of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD Is More Than Just A Pretty Face

When it was originally released in 2003, The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker was lauded as one of the prettiest games on the Gamecube. Now Nintendo is bringing it back on the Wii U to remind people just how …

$10 Minimum Wage to be in California by 2016 $10 Minimum Wage to be in California by 2016
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Reuters reported via NBC News this morning that minimum wage workers in California would see their wages rise a dollar a year from $8 today to $10 in January 2016. California Republicans argued that hiking minimum wages would hurt the …

‘Sims 3′ Goes Bohemian With Midnight Hollow

Today saw the release of the first new Sims 3 pack of the fall, Movie Stuff. Sims 3 fans can now go west, go goth, or don a superhero cape while waiting for the next real expansion, Sims 3: Into …

Upcoming Netflix Content Includes Nick Offerman And Strange Beards Upcoming Netflix Content Includes Nick Offerman And Strange Beards

Netflix is a revolving door of movie and television content, particularly on the streaming side of things. Though titles often disappear from availability, new ones are also frequently added. Sometimes these come in the form of Netflix original shows or …

Jennie Garth Goes Goth At NY Fashion Week

Jennie Garth made a surprise appearance at New York Fashion Week on Wednesday, closing out Aerin O’Connell’s Intrepid by AOC show with a strut down the catwalk in dark shades of makeup for fall. “Totally foreign, not my world,” she …

No iPhone 5S Pre-Orders, iPhone 5C Doesn’t Sell Out No iPhone 5S Pre-Orders, iPhone 5C Doesn’t Sell Out
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Earlier this week, Apple unveiled its next iPhone, the iPhone 5S. The device featured all of the upgrades that had been leaked in the weeks before the announcement. In addition, Apple unveiled a second, lower-priced, colorful iPhone called the iPhone …

Wes Welker Once Dressed As Britney Spears (VIDEO)

Wes Welker has done some impressive things on the field with the Patriots, but it’s his moves in a high school gym that has the web riveted this week after a video of a lip-sync contest went viral. Welker admitted …

Ray Dolby, American Sound Pioneer, Has Passed Away Ray Dolby, American Sound Pioneer, Has Passed Away

The AP reported last evening that Ray Dolby, the American inventor who can be credited with assisting in the design of the first practical VHS recording device and many other entertainment devices, has died at age 80 in his San …

Microsoft Offering $200 For Old iPads Microsoft Offering $200 For Old iPads

Last fall, Microsoft announced its Surface lineup of tablets. The company had hoped that the Windows 8 devices would be able to challenge Apple’s iPad in the full-sized tablet market. Like Windows 8 itself, however, the Surface (particularly the Surface …

Katie Couric To Take Over For Barbara Walters?

Katie Couric has been pulled into the string of rumors plaguing “The View”, with some sources saying she’s being looked at by producers to take over Barbara’s seat when she retires next year. Walters had been denying word of retirement …