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Sony Quietly Releases The 12GB PS3 In The U.S.

Do you want a cheap PS3? Is the current $270 asking price just too much for you? Well, Sony has a deal for you. The Sony store was quietly updated over the weekend with the PS3 12GB slim system. If …

Smartphone Shipments to Reach Nearly 1 Billion This Year Smartphone Shipments to Reach Nearly 1 Billion This Year

After it was reported that smartphone shipments rose over 6% in the second quarter of 2013, analysts continued to predict record sales for the smartphone market. Smartphones have even, for the first time, overtaken feature phone sales. Today, DigiTimes Research …

Bruce Jenner Caught Between Kris And A Hard Place
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Bruce Jenner found himself caught up in the tension-filled drama between his wife and his mother in a recent episode of “Keeping Up With The Kardashians” and had to let Kris know that he was going to stand his ground …

Twitter’s Two-Step Authentication Feature: Success or Failure? Twitter’s Two-Step Authentication Feature: Success or Failure?

With over 500 million registered users, Twitter is flying high among the giants of social media. The fact that the service is in high demand has made it a target for identity thieves looking to use social media networks to …

Philippine Ship Collision Causes Fatalities
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Maritime tragedy has left many in the Philippines heart-broken when a cargo ship, M/V Sulpicio Express 7, and a passenger ship, St. Thomas Aquinas, collided with each other in the province of Cebu. Unfortunately, the official death toll count is …

Grace Kelly, Princess of Monaco Exhibit To Open

Popular 1950s film actress Grace Kelly, who became the Princess of Monaco, will have an exhibit dedicated to her life open in the Fall. The exhibit, “Grace Kelly: Beyond the Icon,” will open at the Michener Art Museum in Doylestown, …

9-Year-Old Killed After Wind Carries Trampoline Away

A 9-year-old girl, from Utah, was killed Wednesday after a gust of wind carried her trampoline, that she was playing on, over 50 yards from her house. Despite the trampoline being put together correctly, having a safety net attached, and …

UFO Sightings Reported Along India-China Border
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Are we or are we not alone in the universe? Unidentified Flying Objects (UFOs) were reported in India (specifically Lagan Khel in Ladakh) near the Line of Actual Control with China on August 4, 2013. While no actual footage of …

Reporter’s Domestic Partner Detained by British Police

British authorities detained a man at a London airport. They held him, without charge, for nearly nine hours, took his stuff, and then let him go. The detainee was the domestic partner of Glenn Greenwald, the high-profile political reporter who …

Total War: Rome 2 Preview Highlights Naval Battles

Clear your calendars because the time-sink that is the Total War real-time/turn-based hybrid strategy game is about to pay a return visit to the Roman Empire, allowing players to fulfill their Julius Caesar/world domination fantasies, one turn at a time. …

Jennie Garth Sells Home for $3.99 Million

Jennie Garth has sold her Toluca Lake home that she shared with her ex-husband, Peter Facinelli. Although they did not receive their asking price, they still were able to sell the home for a whopping $3.99 million, 2 million less …

Stevie Nicks & Lady Antebellum Collaborate For CMT Series
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Country and classic rock fans alike are about to see the duet(s) of the century when a new CMT Crossroads episode airs in September, featuring the collaborations of Stevie Nicks and Lady Antebellum. Nicks, front woman for the decades-famous band, …

Weiner’s Pseudonym Now A Hot-Dog Brand
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Everyone’s favorite scandal-plagued New York mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner may never live his ordeal down. ABC News has taken notice of a Florida marketing man named Randall Richards who has teamed up with an Illinois hot dog manufacturer called Thrushwood …

Lackluster Landmine Efforts ‘Irritate’ Prince Harry

Sky News reports that Prince Harry is “irritated” that nations responsible for producing landmines are taking little responsibility in removing them. The prince’s opinion came secondhand from HALO Trust chief executive Guy Willoughby, who said that “The Prince has got …

Conan Tries To Bribe Harrison Ford For Star Wars Rumors

To put it mildly, the news concerning the new Star Wars: Episode VII movie has been muted. Aside from knowing the behind-the-scenes talent, there’s not much else to go. Sure, the movie blog Latino Review is doing its level best …

Family Guy Chicken Fight Gets Live Action  Reenactment Family Guy Chicken Fight Gets Live Action Reenactment
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This is something that should be filed under “when crowd-funding goes right,” because what we have is fantastic allocation of donated funds. The idea for a live action reenactment of Peter Griffin’s famous fight with the Chicken was posted over …

Patton Oswalt Demonstrates How You Own Twitter Patton Oswalt Demonstrates How You Own Twitter

Patton Oswalt has been busy making the Internet his own here lately. While he’s always been a popular figure, his 2013 on the Internet is becoming the stuff of legend. It all began with the epic Star Wars filibuster that …

Kanye West; Judge Says “No Felony Charges”

A rapper gets into an altercation with a paparazzi at an airport. He initially gets into trouble with the law for it. Turns out, a judge says he is not guilty at all — at least, not of felony charges …

Alaska Hunter Survives Bear Attack

A hunter spent nearly 36 hours in the Alaskan wilderness awaiting rescue, after being mauled by a brown bear, according to the Alaska National Guard. The grizzly attack took place about 35 miles north of Anaktuvuk Pass, a small Nunamiut …

Listen To Wikipedia Brings Music To Page Edits Listen To Wikipedia Brings Music To Page Edits
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The idea of Wikipedia does not necessarily produce Zen-like feelings. A good resource for quick research, or a place to catch up on missed story arcs, perhaps, but tranquility is not the first thing that pops into your head. Especially …

Square Enix Shuts Down Final Fantasy VII Figures From Shapeways

The Shapeways business model is smart one in that it gives people who may normally have it access to 3D printing technology. It also allows these creative types a showcase to sell these creations, essentially positioning itself as something of …

Kanye Won’t Face Felony Charges for Paparazzi Beatdown

The Los Angeles County district attorney’s office will not be filing felony charges against rapper Kanye West, relating to his scrap with a paparazzo outside of LAX on July 19th. Still, the case went to the city attorney for a …

Game of Thrones Actress Part of Russian Campaign

Emilia Clarke is part of a political campaign to increase perceptions of safety in the Russian city of Yekaterinburg, unbeknownst to the famous Game of Thrones actress and to great disgust for fans of the hit series. Yakov Silin, who …

New Battlefield 4 Teaser Shows Not All Gamers Are Teenage Boys
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With the October 29th release date creeping ever closer, it’s time for EA and Dice to start their marketing push for Battlefield 4, and while the game impressed at E3, competing titles–did someone sayCall of Duty: Ghosts?–to contend with, making …