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Pro-Marijuana Group to Target NASCAR Crowd with New Ad at Brickyard 400 Pro-Marijuana Group to Target NASCAR Crowd with New Ad at Brickyard 400
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The Marijuana Policy Project, the largest group in the U.S. working solely on marijuana policy reform, is set to run a massive pro-marijuana ad at a major sporting event – the first of its kind. The MPP “envision a nation …

Ronda Rousey, MMA Fighter, Will Star In “Expendables 3″

Ronda Rousey has quickly moved up in the world of Mixed Martial Arts to become one of its biggest stars, but now she’s moving on to other pursuits; namely, the movies. Rousey has signed on to work with Sylvester Stallone …

Breaking Bad Is Currently The Highest-Searched Emmy-Nominated Drama Breaking Bad Is Currently The Highest-Searched Emmy-Nominated Drama
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Searches for the hit AMC show Breaking Bad are spiking this week, according to Yahoo, as fans gear up for the final season, which premieres on Sunday, August 11th. Yahoo informs us that searches for “breaking bad” are spiking 31% …

Kim Kardashian May Be Getting Out Of The Reality Biz

Kim Kardashian reportedly wants out of the reality spotlight now that she’s a mom, but her family has signed on to do their show through 2015. Will this create problems within the Kardashian circle? It’s hard to say, since Kris …

Bryan Cranston Threatens a Young Girl in ‘Cold Comes The Night’ Trailer

In just a few short months, Bryan Cranston will end his Emmy-winning turn as chemistry teacher/meth maker Walter White in the AMC series Breaking Bad. Its seems, though, that the eagerly-awaited finale to the series will not end Cranston’s career …

Hilarious Apple Store Freakout Caught on Vine
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Just because the fine folks at Apple said that you could come in to the Apple Store and get some parts for your iPhone, that doesn’t mean that you get to jump the line at the Genius bar, lady. Struck …

Anacin Tablets Responsible For Long Life?

A New York man says that six daily Anacin tablets and a banana have been the secret to his super-long life. 112-year old Salustiano Sanchez-Blazquez is now the world’s oldest man after Jiroemon Kimura died in June at the age …

Yandex Releases Its New ‘Islands’ Search Results In Beta Yandex Releases Its New ‘Islands’ Search Results In Beta
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Yandex recently announced its new search results concept – interactive snippets called “Islands”. This is part of a redesigned search results page. We last reported on it here. Today, the company announced the release of Islands in beta. The feature …

Smaller Notebook Shipments on the Rise Smaller Notebook Shipments on the Rise

The traditional PC market is in decline. That much is clear after a disappointing holiday season in 2012, PC shipments in the first quarter of 2013 fell even harder. As smartphone and tablet manufacturers continue to expand into developing markets, …

Plague Squirrels: California Campground Shut Down

A squirrel that tested positive for the plague at Table Mountain Campgrounds has initiated the closing of the park for at least a week while authorities conduct further tests and do a sweep for infected fleas. Though the plague was …

Arrested Development Returning To Netflix Appears To Be ‘Definite’ And ‘Absolute’ Arrested Development Returning To Netflix Appears To Be ‘Definite’ And ‘Absolute’

It was already highly likely that we were going to see Arrested Development come back to Netflix. Both creator Mitch Hurwitz and executives at Netflix have expressed great interest in developing the show further, but nothing has been official. Well, …

Gay Marriage to Be Recognized in Official OED Definition
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In light of Britain’s recent legalization of same-sex marriage, the publishers of the largest dictionary of the English language say that they will amend the definition of marriage to include that of the same-sex variety. “We continually monitor the words …

NTIA Introduces Mobile App Code of Conduct For Privacy NTIA Introduces Mobile App Code of Conduct For Privacy

The U.S. National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) this week announced that its stakeholder partners for an app transparency process will soon begin testing a voluntary code of conduct for mobile app privacy. The code implores app developers to, “where …

Google Sites Users Will Soon No Longer Be Able To Modify AdSense Code Google Sites Users Will Soon No Longer Be Able To Modify AdSense Code
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This story has been updated. Please see update at the end. Google announced on a support page that it is sunsetting AdSense for Google Sites. At the end of next month, support will be cut off. On a page called …

Breaking Bad Will Stream on Netflix UK the Day After Original Broadcast Breaking Bad Will Stream on Netflix UK the Day After Original Broadcast

Good news for Breaking Bad fans…in the U.K. Netflix has just announced that it will stream episodes from the show’s final season exactly one day after they air in the U.S. Every Monday, Netflix user in the U.K. will have …

O.J. Simpson Might Have His Sentence Reduced

O.J. Simpson has put in a plea to have his sentence reduced and parole granted earlier, and the parole board will meet and give him an answer in two weeks. Simpson says he’s missed out on so much during his …

New Netflix Original ‘Mako Mermaids’ Now Available For Streaming New Netflix Original ‘Mako Mermaids’ Now Available For Streaming
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Netflix’s newest original show, Mako Mermaids, is now available for streaming. The show is a spin-off of popular Australian teen show H20 – Just Add Water. Here’s the official description: This sequel to “H2O: Just Add Water” follows a boy …

Cowboys Stadium Renamed AT&T Stadium Cowboys Stadium Renamed AT&T Stadium

Cowboys Stadium, where the NFL’s Dallas Cowboys have held home games since the 2009 season, has been officially renamed. Starting this week, the stadium will be known as AT&T Stadium, branded by the second-largest mobile provider in the U.S. β€œAT&T …

Guy Hacks Contra to Propose to His Girlfriend
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On the list of NES games I played the absolute hell out of when I was a kid, the run-and-shoot classic Contra is pretty high up there. And if you’re like me, this should make you feel all warm and …

Are You As Satisfied With The Google Experience As You Used To Be? Are You As Satisfied With The Google Experience As You Used To Be?
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Research out this week from Foresee finds that customer satisfaction with Google (and other search engines and social networks) is down significantly. The firm suggests that the proliferation of advertising (especially in search engines) is “diminishing the customer experience.” Do …

American Idol Contestants File Lawsuit
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“American Idol” has more to worry about this season than who the new judge will be. The show is being sued by ten former contestants who say they were eliminated because of their race. TMZ broke the story in January, …

Apple Figures Out Longer Battery Life Apple Figures Out Longer Battery Life
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One of the biggest complaints that people have about smartphones is that they lose battery life like mad. And the newer phones are worse than ever. Just a few years ago, a device like a relatively cheap Blackberry Curve, which …

Tropical Storm Flossie Headed Towards Hawaii
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Tropical Storm Flossie is moving toward Hawaii and it should continue on that path for the next week. Flossie was classified as a tropical storm not long after taking shape early on Thursday morning. It is expected that Flossie will …

Pink Floyd Prop Confuses Pro-Jewish Groups
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A seminal Pink Floyd album, The Wall, was released in late 1979 – almost 34 years ago. Since then, maybe long before then, Floyd fans have laughed at all the straights and their misunderstanding of the contents of the album, …