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Barnes & Noble Is Still Losing Money, Wants Third Party OEMs To Make Nook Tablets Barnes & Noble Is Still Losing Money, Wants Third Party OEMs To Make Nook Tablets

In a report from May, Barnes & Noble said that it would be ditching its own tablet efforts and instead focus on licensing the Nook brand to third parties. In its latest earnings report, the company confirmed that to be …

Neiman Marcus Files for $100M IPO Neiman Marcus Files for $100M IPO

Department store Neiman Marcus this week announced that it has filed for an initial public offering. According to a registration with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the offering will be in common stock sold by current shareholders. The number of …

Miami Tops Amazon’s List of Top Music-Buying Cities in America Miami Tops Amazon’s List of Top Music-Buying Cities in America
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Amazon, known for its various lists charting the most well-read cities and such, has a new list comprised using its massive sales data – “Cities That Rock.” The company is charting the American cities with the most music sales per …

Jodie Sweetin, “Full House” Star, Files For 3rd Divorce
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Jodie Sweetin, who played Stephanie on the sitcom “Full House”, has filed for divorce from her husband of one year, Morty Coyle. Sweetin cites irreconcilable differences in the divorce papers and is seeking full custody of the couple’s two-year old …

Netflix Just Released A Bunch Of New Arrested Development Videos Netflix Just Released A Bunch Of New Arrested Development Videos

Though most hardcore fans of Arrested Development have likely already finished watching season 4, Netflix continues to keep them engaged, offering up various interviews and behind-the-scenes videos. The company just put out eight new ones on its YouTube channel. Reviews …

Saints Row IV Rejected by Australian Ratings Board
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The Australian Classification Board, the organization charged with providing ratings for video games, this week rejected Saints Row IV. The game was expected to get a R 18+ rating, but was refused classification over its content. It is the first …

The $99 Ouya Enters The Console Wars Today

A little over a year ago, an Android-powered console named Ouya told gamers and developers that it would change console gaming. Those same gamers and developers pitched together $8.5 million to make it a reality. Now the console that could …

Monica Lewinsky: Impeachment Evidence Up For Auction
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Several items once worn or owned by Monica Lewinsky are up for auction this week, including a lacy black negligee and a signed letter from Bill Clinton. The items were used as evidence during the impeachment case against Clinton in …

Antoni Gaudí Gets a Wacky Google Doodle Antoni Gaudí Gets a Wacky Google Doodle

Today, Google is honoring Spanish architect Antoni Gaudí, best known as the leader of the Catalan Modernism movement. He was born in Reus, in Spain’s Catalonia region in 1852. Today’s Doodle is pretty abstract, as some people who visit the …

West Fork Fire Aided By High Winds In Colorado
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A massive forest fire in Colorado is being pushed through even faster by high winds, officials say. The fire–which is actually a combination of three different fires that have merged–has already claimed over 75,150 acres of land across West Fork, …

Dog Buries Puppy, Not “Heartbreaking” as Some Assume
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It didn’t take long for the “dog buries puppy” thing to trend. Long story short: A dog “somewhere in [the] Middle East,” as the Daily Mail describes it, came across a deceased puppy in a ditch, then spent a few …

Details About The Original Ending of World War Z Appear
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For those of you who ran to the theaters to catch the latest entry for the zombie trend that is World War Z, some details of interest about the movie’s ending have emerged. If you are a passing fan who …

Caroline Kennedy Carries Eternal Flame to Ireland
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Caroline Kennedy, daughter of American president John F. Kennedy, carried an eternal flame from her father’s gravesite in Arlington National Cemetery in the United States, all the way to Dunganstown in County Wexford, Ireland. There she used that flame this …

Check Out The PS4′s AR Gaming Capabilities
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The PlayStation 4 will have a new PlayStation Eye camera available alongside it at launch. Sony hasn’t really advertised it much outside of the PlayStation 4 reveal in February though. During E3, however, it did create a small video to …

Warner Bros. Says Piracy Can Be A Good Thing (Sometimes) Warner Bros. Says Piracy Can Be A Good Thing (Sometimes)

Content curators hate piracy. That much has been obvious for the past few years as the major film and music studios have pushed for stricter enforcement of anti-piracy laws. It all came to a head last year with the introduction …

Super Smash Bros. Gets A Smashing Music Video
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Super Smash Bros. is a cultural phenomenon. Even people who feel that they’ve outgrown Nintendo games love the idea of having characters from their childhood beat each other up. That’s why nobody would object to starring in a silly music …

Xbox One Gets Its Official Headset

For those who have not abandoned Microsoft’s Xbox One train–or, if you rejoined it after they eliminated the troublesome features–there is a new item for you to whet your appetite with: the official headset for the new console. Screaming at …

Giraffes Are Apparently Really Scary [Video]

Giraffes are kind of cute, right? Sure, they’re big, but they always seemed really docile. Well, they apparently can get a little testy as one tour group found out. A tour group was filming their safari when they started to …

Xbox One Considered Too Expensive By Some Experts

While Microsoft saved some of the Xbox One’s face with by removing many of the initial attributes that put the gaming world in a spin. After their much-discussed E3 showing, one that came to a head with the following video: …

NeNe Leakes Gets Married…To Ex-Husband

NeNe Leakes, one of the stars of “The Real Housewives Of Atlanta”, got married on Saturday to her ex-husband, Gregg Leakes. The couple tied the knot in–where else?–Atlanta, and the entire affair was filmed for “I Dream Of NeNe”, her …

Scottie Pippen Questioned By Police After Restaurant Brawl
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Scottie Pippen, a member of the NBA Hall of Fame, and noted Michael Jordan sidekick (at least on the court), is having some legal trouble in the state of California. The issue stems from a fight outside of a sushi …

Bullied Bus Monitor, One Year Later

A woman who was verbally abused by a group of kids on a school bus last year is now using her newfound fame–and cash–to do some good. Karen Klein was working as a bus monitor in New York when a …

Paula Deen Loses Smithfield Endorsement

Paula Deen has lost her endorsement deal with Smithfield Foods, well-known makers of Smithfield Hams. The trouble started when Deen was named a defendant in a lawsuit brought by Lisa Jackson, a former employee who alleged that employment at Deen’s …

Indiana Leopard: Cat Lady Kills Big Cat

Apparently the love of a “crazy cat lady” comes with size restrictions. A leopard has been shot and killed on the property of a woman in Charlestown, Indiana. Concerned about a recent spate of attacks on neighborhood pets, the woman …