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Florida Sinkhole Opens Up, Swallows Man
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A Florida sinkhole has pulled a man into a cavern that extends an estimated 100 feet across, and investigators say they haven’t found signs of life during their search for him. Jeffrey Bush’s brother, Jeremy, says he heard an incredibly …

Angry Birds Creators to Release The Croods Game

Rovio and DreamWorks Animation today announced that they have teamed up to create a new game for mobile platforms. Rovio is best known as the creator of the Angry Birds games. The new game will be base on DreamWorks’ upcoming …

Kate Middleton’s Brother Gets Bailout For Cake Debt

Kate Middleton’s brother, James, is in the headlines this week after getting a bailout from his family to the tune of $25,000 when his cake business saw a big loss. Nice Cakes was created by James in 2011 under the …

Chrome OS Beta Gets A Meaty Update Chrome OS Beta Gets A Meaty Update

Has the Chromebook Pixel convinced you to finally pick up one of Google’s Web centric laptops? If so, you might want to jump onto the Chrome OS beta channel to get the latest features before anybody else. The latest Chrome …

Ja Rule In Jail, But Only Until The Summer

Ja Rule was freed from a New York prison earlier this month after serving almost two years on a gun charge, but he’s not in the clear yet. The 36-year old rapper was actually given two sentences to run concurrently …

Whose Line Is It Anyway ‘Coming Back,’ Says Colin Mochrie on Twitter
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Is Whose Line Is It Anyway, the popular improv show that made its debut in the U.K. and eventually moved on to a successful run in the U.S., returning to TV? Whose Line MVP Colin Mochrie just tweeted this: Oh, …

The Sims 3 Pop Star Sings in Simlish
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It seems like a joke, but The Sims 3‘s made-up language has now been used to cover a real-life pop song. With less than a week to go before The Sims 3 University Life releases on March 5, EA is …

FCC Will ‘Look at’ the Illegal Phone Unlocking Issue FCC Will ‘Look at’ the Illegal Phone Unlocking Issue
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After gaining a lot of traction on the internet, the current illegality of unlocking cellphones will receive a federal investigation. Back in January, the Library of Congress decided that the unlocking of cellphones would no longer reside on the exemptions …

Metro: Last Light Delayed Yet Again, Releases on May 17

When THQ entered bankruptcy and auctioned off its game properties and studios piecemeal it wasn’t certain that all of the projects would survive. In particular, it was odd to see the Metro series land in the hands of Koch Media, …

In-N-Out Cook Reddit AMA Reveals What An In-N-Out Bacon Burger Could Look Like

A reddit AMA (“Ask Me Anything”) with a cook from an In-N-Out Burger has been getting some attention outside of reddit. The cook of four years talked bacon burgers, and the burger chain’s lack of them with curious redditors. One …

Sir Ravi Solves a Rubik’s Cube While Juggling, Blows Minds

Talk about your ultimate party trick. Ladies, control yourselves. [SteveBerkeComedy]

7 Siblings Missing Found After Tense Week

7 siblings who went missing from their Fresno, California home last week have been found safe with their father, officials say, and no charges have been filed thus far. The children–Chee Nou Yang, 12; Cha Meng Yang, 11; Zia Yang, …

Andrew Mason Does Some Massaging In This Taiwanese Animation Andrew Mason Does Some Massaging In This Taiwanese Animation

If you’ve been on the Internet since yesterday afternoon, you’ve probably heard that Groupon CEO Andrew Mason has been fired. You can read his letter here. The move wasn’t much of a surprise, as many simply wondered for quite some …

“Girls Gone Wild” In Bankruptcy But Won’t Disappear

“Girls Gone Wild”, along with several of its subsidiaries, will be going into Chapter 11 after the heads of the company filed for protection to keep their assets from being taken over by a Las Vegas casino. The company found …

Kim Dotcom Loses Appeal In Extradition Battle Kim Dotcom Loses Appeal In Extradition Battle

With all the excitement over the launch of Mega, it’s easy to forget that Kim Dotcom is still facing extradition to the U.S. To fight this, Dotcom and his legal team argues that they need access to the evidence the …

Groupon Stock Rises On Andrew Mason Departure Groupon Stock Rises On Andrew Mason Departure

As you may know, Groupon fired its CEO on Thursday, a day after another disappointing earnings release, which sent stock tumbling. Since the news broke, the stock has taken a turn for the better. In after hours trading on Thursday, …

Ultimate Taylor Swift ‘I Knew You Were Trouble’ Edition Is (Hopefully) the End of a Meme

It’s a strange a wonderful thing watching a meme work its way across the internet. It twists and turns and morphs in unpredictable ways. Sometimes, it even loops back around on itself, only to shoot off in another direction. From …

Mariah Carey: Wardrobe Malfunction Or Wishful Thinking?
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Mariah Carey showed up at a party to celebrate So So Def’s 20th anniversary last weekend, and now the web is buzzing about a possible nip-slip she suffered while presenting a cake to music mogul Jermaine Dupri. There’s a photo …

Foursquare for iOS Crams More Recommendations into Explore Tab Foursquare for iOS Crams More Recommendations into Explore Tab

Foursquare has just updated to version 5.5 of their iOS app and it brings an improved Explore tab that puts more recommendations on the screen for easier decisions on the go. “Whether your go-to brunch spot is too crowded, or …

Have Google’s Results Improved After Two Years Of Panda? Have Google’s Results Improved After Two Years Of Panda?
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It’s been two years since Google unleashed the Panda update. How the time flies. Do you think Google’s search results have improved significantly in that time? Let us know in the comments. As you probably know, the update was designed …

Just Disable Java Already: Plugin Hit With Third Zero-Day Exploit This Year Just Disable Java Already: Plugin Hit With Third Zero-Day Exploit This Year
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Oracle has had a busy 2013 so far as it has scrambled to fix dangerous zero-day exploits found in its Java browser plugin. The company will have no rest, however, as security researchers have found more exploits. Security research firm …

Lost Creator Damon Lindelof Goes on Epic Twitter Rant About Justin Bieber’s Spiky Yellow Hat
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Overnight, Lost co-creator Damon Linedelof discovered and then spent many hour tweeting about Justin Bieber’s spiky yellow hat (pictured both above and below, for maximum emphasis). Here is that epic rant, presented without further commentary. Dear Everyone Asking What I …

Ouya Consoles Begin Shipping on March 28
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The Ouya console has been quite the success story. The Google Android-powered game console began as a Kickstarter campaign asking for just under $1 million from people who would like to own a more open home video game console. The …

Groupon CEO Andrew Mason Is Being Replaced Groupon CEO Andrew Mason Is Being Replaced

Groupon just announced that CEO Andrew Mason will no longer remain CEO of the company, which he founded. The company reported massively disappointing financial results on Wednesday, and the board has finally had enough. Groupon Executive Chairman Eric Lefkofsky and …