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Lexity Rebranded As Yahoo Commerce Central Lexity Rebranded As Yahoo Commerce Central
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Yahoo announced that it has rebranded Lexity as Yahoo Commerce Central, and that this is now broadly available for all Yahoo Merchant Solutions customers and those using over 30 other platforms like Magento, Shopify and others. Yahoo announced its acquisition …

Google Tests Chromecast Support For YouTube Embeds Google Tests Chromecast Support For YouTube Embeds

When the Chromecast was first announced, Google said that its new streaming device would only work with certain services, like YouTube Now with a new update that’s making the rounds, Chromecast users may soon find themselves able to beam content …

White House Firecracker Thrower Arrested After Navy Yard Shootings

The White House was the scene of an incident that incited unnecessary fear on Monday after a man threw firecrackers over the fence just hours after 12 people were shot and killed at the Navy Yard in Washington, D.C. Authorities …

Google Launches New Wallet App, New Loyalty Programs Google Launches New Wallet App, New Loyalty Programs

Google announced on Tuesday that it is rolling out a new version of the Google Wallet app for Android devices (2.3+), which comes with new loyalty programs featuring a handful of merchants, with more to come. The loyalty programs make …

Emily Ratajkowski Owes Big Break To Robin Thicke

Emily Ratajkowski may not be a household name yet, but with the help of Robin Thicke, she’s getting there. The 21-year old model–who appears in various states of undress in Thicke’s controversial video “Blurred Lines”–has just been cast in the …

Check Out Battlefield 4’s Multiplayer In New Trailer

Battlefield 4 and Call of Duty: Ghosts will go head-to-head later this year on next-gen consoles. At this point, I think we can all agree that Battlefield 4 will take the visuals crown, but gameplay is king no matter how …

Egyptian Museum Looted Amid Political Unrest

As the Egyptian army begins to take back control of Egypt, the fallout from the country’s latest unrest is coming into focus. In addition to the lost lives and unsure political situation, the cultural heritage of Egypt is, unfortunately, another …

Billy Connolly Treated for Cancer, Parkinson’s

Reuters reports that comedian Billy Connolly has endured an operation to handle an early case of prostate cancer, and was also diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. The operation to remove the cancer was successful, but Parkinson’s is an incurable degenerative disease, …

Google Will Now Let You Use AdSense Ads On HTTPS Pages Google Will Now Let You Use AdSense Ads On HTTPS Pages
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Google announced on Monday that AdSense publishers can start putting ads on HTTPS pages as more sites move to this more secure protocol. “Many websites, like e-commerce sites and social networking sites, use the HTTPS protocol to protect their users’ …

Bing Gets A New Logo, Revamped Interface Bing Gets A New Logo, Revamped Interface
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Before the launch of Windows 8 last year, Microsoft moved to rebrand all of its products and services with new logos as part of its “One Microsoft” campaign. At the time, Bing wasn’t one of the services to get a …

‘Call of Duty: Ghosts’ Next-Gen Upgrade Plans Detailed

On November 5, Call of Duty: Ghosts will hit store shelves in North America – but only for current-generation consoles. The release of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One will still be weeks away at that point. The last thing …

Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria on the Rise, Says CDC
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The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) this week released a report on antibiotic-resistant bacteria – and the news doesn’t look good. The CDC’s data shows that antibiotic resistance is on the rise in the U.S. The agency …

Kim Zolciak Shows Off Twins Bump In Bikini

Kim Zolciak recently showed off her growing belly in a little black bikini, posting the photo to Instagram for the world to see, before heading out for a swim. “Going swimming with the kiddos!” she captioned the pic. “The pool …

Should The Government Regulate Paid Content? Should The Government Regulate Paid Content?
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Online advertising has changed. It used to be that Web sites would have a few banner ads or side bar ads to bring in revenue. Then consumers started to use adblockers and other methods to ignore these ads. That’s when …

Darth Maul Will be in ‘Angry Birds Star Wars 2′

There are only two more days until the release of Angry Birds Star Wars 2, and developer Rovio is still teasing new characters for the game. For the past two weeks, Star Wars characters ranging from General Grievous to Jar …

Ozymandias: “Breaking Bad” Title Explained

The most recent episode of “Breaking Bad” was titled “Ozymandias”, and after we collectively unclenched our posteriors for the week when the credits rolled, most of us wondered what it meant. The show is known for it’s smart writing and …

Entertainment, Social Media Top Tablet Use Survey Entertainment, Social Media Top Tablet Use Survey

With tablet sales now taking a bite out of traditional PC sales, it’s worth it to ask the question of what exactly consumers are using the devices for. Market research firm Gartner has done just that, and the results shouldn’t …

SNL Cast Newcomers are Revealed
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Saturday Night Live will begin with a bang on September 28th with Tina Fey as host and Arcade Fire as musical guests. But the late night favorite just got more interesting with a whopping 6 new cast member to replace …

James Gandolfini’s Last Movie Opens Friday

The film that features James Gandolfini’s last role before his death in June, Enough Said, premiered without it’s colorful star. His co-stars Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Toni Collette, and Catherine Keener were on the red carpet and described the event as “bittersweet”. …

Aaron Alexis, Navy Yard Shooter, Known for Trouble
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The day after the vicious shooting in the Washington Navy Yard left at least 13 dead and more injured, people have one question: Who is Aaron Alexis, the man who was allegedly involved in the shooting? Aaron Alexis, 34, died …

Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth Split

Miley Cyrus has ended her relationship with australian actor Liam Hemsworth, representatives for both camps have confirmed. Cyrus and Hemsworth were together for four years but haven’t given a reason for their break-up. BBC reports that over the weekend, Cyrus …

Christian Serratos is “Walking Dead”; Spin-off Plans

AMC has cast the latest add to the hit series The Walking Dead: Christian Serratos, known for her Twilight role, Angela Weber. Serratos is to recur as Rosita Espinosa in the adaptation of the Robert Kirkman comic book series which …

Iran Teased With Temporary Twitter, Facebook Access Iran Teased With Temporary Twitter, Facebook Access
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Monday witnessed the ever-so-brief return of Twitter and Facebook to internet users in parts of Tehran, Iran. That is, without requiring them to use anti-filtering software. But as Iranians woke Tuesday morning, the restrictions had been restored. According to the …

Navy Yard Shooting; Can We Stop Future Shootings?
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Authorities have identified the perpetrator responsible for the Navy Yard shooting as Aaron Alexis, a man who enlisted in the Navy in 2007 yet was let go from the Navy Reserve in 2011 after being arrested in Texas. While Aaron …