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Six Percent Of American Adults Use Reddit, Shows Study Six Percent Of American Adults Use Reddit, Shows Study
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Reddit is huge. Need proof? How about a recent Pew study that said 6 percent of all online American adults use the site. The study, which was published today by the Pew Research Center’s Internet and American Life Project, is …

Lonesome George To Be Stuffed For Display

Lonesome George, the 100-year old tortoise famous for being the last of his kind, is set to be stuffed and put on display at the research station where he spent the last forty years before his death. George was a …

Winnie The Pooh Makes An Appearance On Google Street View Winnie The Pooh Makes An Appearance On Google Street View
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Google Maps tweeted out this gem this morning: Not the strangest thing we’ve seen on Street View by any means, but it’s always fun to see people in costumes appear in the massively popular Google Maps. Street View just came …

Foxconn Could Become Mobile Provider in Taiwan Foxconn Could Become Mobile Provider in Taiwan

Foxconn Technology Group, the manufacturer of Apple’s iPhone and iPad products, is looking to take its business beyond manufacturing. In addition to media and software investments, the company could soon become a mobile carrier in China. The Wall Street Journal …

Franz Kafka Google Doodle Hits The U.S. Franz Kafka Google Doodle Hits The U.S.

As previously reported, Google is celebrating the birthday of acclaimed writer Franz Kafka. The doodle went live yesterday on the other side of the world, when it became July 3rd, and now it’s up here in our neck of the …

Pacific Rim Gets One Last Trailer Before It Hits Theaters

Pacific Rim looks amazing, doesn’t it? Guillermo del Toro’s love letter to all things awesome about giant robots and monsters is almost upon us, but we get one more 2 and a half minute trailer to hold us over until …

Xbox Sale Day 2: Kinect, Board Games, and LEGO
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Yesterday, Xbox Live’s “Ultimate Game Sale” got off to a big start with hit AAA sequels such as Assassin’s Creed 3, Borderlands 2, Far Cry 3, and Max Payne 3 on sale for 63% to 75% off. Today the sale …

This ‘Dog Goldberg’ Machine Is an Overload of Cute

Yeah, yeah, I know it’s an ad. But it’s just so damn adorable. I’m not sure why I’ve never seen a Rube Goldberg device powered by dogs before. It’s just a wonderful idea, perfectly executed by Beneful (with the help …

Steam Summer Sale Will Probably Start Tomorrow
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The Steam Summer sale is an annual event that’s about as exciting as Christmas. For two glorious weeks, pretty much every single game on Valve’s digital games portal is heavily discounted. For the price of one $60 game, gamers end …

Brazil, India Smartphone Markets Grow as China Eclipses U.S. Brazil, India Smartphone Markets Grow as China Eclipses U.S.

China is expected to overtake the U.S. at the top global smartphone market sometime in 2013, and some metrics show that it has already happened. Now, analysts are predicting that other emerging countries could rise to become top smartphone markets …

“Breaking Amish” Star Strips Down For Men’s Magazine “Breaking Amish” Star Strips Down For Men’s Magazine

“Breaking Amish” has gotten some heat for not being as reality-based as it claims to be, and the latest news about one of its stars may do nothing to quell those rumors. The show’s former star, Kate Stoltzfus, is now …

The TSA Has an Instagram Account for Stuff They Took from People at Checkpoints The TSA Has an Instagram Account for Stuff They Took from People at Checkpoints
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Whether or not you agree that the Transportation Security Administration routinely upholds its core values of integrity, innovation, and team spirit – let’s face it, the organization is a big part of our lives. And while TSA tactics aren’t always …

Netflix Extends PBS Deal, Gets A Couple Exclusives Netflix Extends PBS Deal, Gets A Couple Exclusives

Netflix just announced an expanded multi-year agreement with PBS Distribution, which the company says will make a “wide variety of great PBS programming” available to Netflix members in the U.S. and Canada. This comes just after a bunch of PBS …

Intelligence Director James Clapper Admits That He Lied To Congress, Is Sorry Intelligence Director James Clapper Admits That He Lied To Congress, Is Sorry
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Before Edward Snowden leaked a number of NSA documents through The Guardian and The Washington Post, some members of Congress who knew something was up was pushing the intelligence community to come clean. One of its first targets was Intelligence …

Apple to Cut Deal With Time Warner Cable [RUMOR] Apple to Cut Deal With Time Warner Cable [RUMOR]

Last year, as rumors of an Apple HDTV were coming in weekly, the project was reportedly put on hold as cable companies balked. Companies such as Time Warner and Comcast, which has established (and often region-exclusive) distribution channels, were not …

Netflix Releases New ‘Orange Is The New Black’ Clip

Netflix has released a new short clip from the upcoming Orange is the New Black. The show, which hits Netlix on July 11th, is already gotten rave reviews from the few who had early acces. Alison Willmore at IndieWire even …

The Samsung Apex Is Set to Blow the Competition Out of the Water

NSFW In consumer tech nowadays it’s all about one-upping the last guy – making a product that can do more, and do it better and faster. The Onion has a pretty great take on the innovation race – a new …

Google Launches/Updates 3D Imagery For 50 Cities In Google Maps, Earth Google Launches/Updates 3D Imagery For 50 Cities In Google Maps, Earth

Google announced that it has either launched or updated 3D imagery for 50 cities in Google Maps and Google Earth. “if you’re using the new Google Maps, try holding Ctrl and then dragging the camera view around,” Google says in …

Megan Wollover, Tracy Morgan Make Big Announcement On Twitter

Megan Wollover and Tracy Morgan have just welcomed their first child together, a baby girl, and Morgan couldn’t wait to announce the news. The former “30 Rock” star has three sons with ex-wife Sabina, but this is the first girl …

State Department Bureau Spent $630,000 Garnering Facebook Likes State Department Bureau Spent $630,000 Garnering Facebook Likes
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In your “why-the-hell” story of the day, it appears that a federal agency spent $630,000 in a campaign to acquire Facebook likes over the last couple of years. The Bureau of International Information Programs, part of the U.S. Department of …

Darren Daulton: 2 Brain Tumors Successfully Removed

Former Philadelphia Phillies all-star Darren “Dutch” Daulton has successfully made it through a 7-hour surgery to remove two brain tumors. According to a WPVI report, Daulton was awake and speaking after the surgery on Monday. No complications were reported along …

Molly Conley Shooting Suspect Arrested

Police have arrested a suspect in the shooting of Molly Conley, the 15-year-old Lake Seattle, Washington girl who was shot and killed back in March. Conley was shot in the neck during what appears to have been a random drive-by …

Rapper Overdose Confirmed by Medical Examiner

Chris Kelly of the rap group Kriss Kross died of a drug overdose, a medical office investigator told the Associated Press on Monday. The 90’s musician died on May 1 from a mixture of drugs, confirmed Betty Honey from the …

Elvis’ Granddaughter May be Dating Robert Pattinson
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This past weekend, Twilight star Robert Pattinson was spotted driving in Los Angeles with an unidentified young red-headed woman. Now, the identity of that passenger may have been revealed. According to a report from the New York Daily News, the …