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Did Google Capture a Messy Breakup with Street View? Did Google Capture a Messy Breakup with Street View?

Google Street View has caught some pretty bizarre things over the years. Dead bodies? Sure. People having sex on top of their car? Yep. The Gates of Hell? Well, probably not, but maybe. Run-over donkeys? Maybe, but it’s not Google’s …

Twitter Now Lets You Keep 1,000 Lists Twitter Now Lets You Keep 1,000 Lists

Google Reader users have one month left to use the service that they’ve loved for years, and then it will vanish like so many Google products before it. Companies have been rushing to provide adequate replacements, and have them ready …

House To Hold Hearing On Worthless Cellphone Unlocking Bill Next Week House To Hold Hearing On Worthless Cellphone Unlocking Bill Next Week
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Pretty much everybody in Washington agrees with the common man – you should be able to unlock your cellphone without fear of repercussion. Where we tend to disagree is how to go about doing this. Unfortunately, the House has decided …

Bon Jovi to Perform For Free in Spain Bon Jovi to Perform For Free in Spain

The world’s economic troubles over the past few years seem to have done nothing to affect concert ticket prices, which have been rising now for decades. It’s a surprise, then, that a rock superstar this week decided to perform a …

Julius Richard Petri Gets a Bacteria-Filled Google Doodle Julius Richard Petri Gets a Bacteria-Filled Google Doodle
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You can thank Julius Richard Petri for a lot of your high school biology fun. The inventor of the Petri dish is being honored by Google today with an awesome animated doodle. Petri was a German microbiologist who is credited …

Mexico Mass Kidnapping Leads To 11 Vanishing In Broad Daylight

In a story that sounds too crazy to be true, 11 people were kidnapped in broad daylight in Mexico City recently. The incident occurred in the Zona Rosa district of the city, which is a well established district with numerous …

Matt Hasselbeck Is Incredibly High On Andrew Luck

After helping the Tennessee Titans avoid complete failure the last couple of seasons, 37 year old NFL quarterback Matt Hasselbeck–he of the “We want the ball and we’re gonna score” fame–has moved on to the (still lucrative) land of backing …

Obamacare Starts Next Year, Opposed by Over Half of Americans Obamacare Starts Next Year, Opposed by Over Half of Americans
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Major segments of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act – known colloquially as “Obamacare” – are set to go into effect by January 1, 2014. Programs such as health insurance exchanges; insurer prohibitions against pre-existing medical condition discrimination and …

‘Sewage Baby’ Safely Returned to Grandparents

A Chinese baby rescued from a sewer pipe just inches thick is now healthy and in safe hands. According to a BBC News report, the baby was rescued from a pipe in a residence near Jinhua City, China on Saturday, …

Burger King Rolls Out The Hands Free Whopper

So yeah, this actually exists. At least according the Burger King-branded website, HandsFreeWhopper.com. So what would you do if you could eat a Whopper while your hands were free to pursue other activities? It should be noted that while the …

‘Toilet Water’ Coffee Used by Hong Kong Starbucks ‘Toilet Water’ Coffee Used by Hong Kong Starbucks
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An investigative report has angered Hong Kong coffee drinkers this week after it was revealed that a local Starbucks was using water from a bathroom spout to brew its coffee. According to an HK Magazine translation of an Apple Daily …

Asteroid 1998 QE2 Has Its Own Moon, Will Pass ‘Close’ to Earth

While NASA promises us the latest asteroid to pass close to our planet is no threat, the fact that a moon was discovered in rotation around Asteroid 1998 QE2, does give us an idea of just how big the traveling …

Dog Pack Murder: California Man Arrested
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A California man has been arrested after four of his pit bulls attacked a 63-year old jogger earlier this month and killed her. 29-year old Alex Jackson was taken into custody and charged with felony manslaughter after his dogs attacked …

Staged Kidnap Led To Missing Teen’s Murder

A staged kidnapping led to the alleged accidental death of 15-year old Nichole cable, authorities say. Cable met 20-year old Kyle Dube on Facebook and arranged to meet him near her house, never knowing that his intentions were far from …

$10,000 Found In Kansas City Hotel, Returned By Boy & Parent
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According to the Kansas City Star, Tyler Schaefer isn’t just a ten year old kid, but a treasure hunter. He enjoys exploring, digging into nooks and crannies, searching for change in coin slots. This sense of curiosity led to what …

Did Google Street View Catch A Break Up Scene? Did Google Street View Catch A Break Up Scene?
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Ever since Google has introduced the “Street View” function to its Maps service, there have been all kinds of discoveries and finds by users all over the globe. So much so, in fact, a multitude of publications–this one included–have leveraged …

Hilary Duff Shares The Troubles of Motherhood & Paparazzi
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Hilary Duff seems to be enjoying motherhood, but admits to OMG Yahoo that it’s hard to be a mother when being followed by the paparazzi. Duff explains that it’s hard to take a baby out, while being followed by photographers. …

Nicki Minaj Actually Ends A Feud Instead of Prolonging It
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When you look up the words “Nicki Minaj” and “feud,” you rarely find anything about peace being brokered between the pop star and those she’s at odds with. While the Nicki/Mariah hubbub predominated the topic, there were other feuds connected …

Sarah Palin Refuses Interview With Google Glass-Wearer Sarah Palin Refuses Interview With Google Glass-Wearer
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Sarah Palin recently denied comment when she was approached by a reporter wearing Google Glass, and he suspects that all the controversy surrounding the state-of-the-art eyewear is behind it. Nilay Patel wore the glasses to cover the Indy 500 and …

Camel Crush Cigarette Ads Targeted By Health Groups Camel Crush Cigarette Ads Targeted By Health Groups
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Camel brand cigarettes are coming under fire from several health groups for placing ads in magazines marketed for teens. The cigarettes, called Camel Crush, feature a small capsule inside the filter which, when pushed, releases a menthol flavor. The novelty …

Twitter Lends ‘Certified’ Status To Eleven Products Twitter Lends ‘Certified’ Status To Eleven Products

Back in August, Twitter launched the Twitter Certified Products Program aimed at making it easier for Twitter users to find the “right” Twitter tools. The company announced today that the program is expanding with a handful of new partners. In …

If You Ever Find Yourself in a Movie, Don’t Go in a Phone Booth

If you ever find yourself in the middle of a movie, there’s one rule you should remember. Well, there are actually plenty of things that would be handy to know, but this one is pretty important. Whatever you do, for …

Android Gets New Google Calendar Android Gets New Google Calendar

Android users who use Google Calendar to catalog their week will get a more color in the newest app. Google announced that Google Calendar for Android now supports a variety of colors for those who want to highlight specific events …

Florida Panthers Debut New 20th Anniversary Logo

The Florida Panthers organization today announced that the NHL team’s 20th anniversary will be celebrated with a special 20th anniversary logo. In addition to the new logo, the team promises a “host of fan recognition and interactive opportunities.” The Panthers …