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Jenna Jameson Arrested on Battery Charges

Ex-Porn Star Jenna Jameson is back in the headlines, but not for her movies or book. According to a Los Angeles Times report, Jameson was arrested this weekend on charges of misdemeanor battery. According to police, Jameson is accused of …

Google Fiber Probably Getting Ready For Austin Launch Google Fiber Probably Getting Ready For Austin Launch

It looks like Google is getting ready to launch Google Fiber in Austin, Texas. The news was leaked prematurely, as reports came out that Google was readying what was thought to be a launch event. The invitations for the event …

Michael Arrington: Abuse Claims ‘Completely Untrue’ Michael Arrington: Abuse Claims ‘Completely Untrue’

TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington has finally responded to recent accusations from a former girlfriend and former friends and acquaintances he was physically abusive on numerous occasions. Last week, former girlfriend Jenn Allen made the claims on her Facebook page, alleging …

Who Has It Right On Enhanced Campaigns: Google Or Bing? Who Has It Right On Enhanced Campaigns: Google Or Bing?
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In early February, Google introduced Enhanced Campaigns, which it described as an “evolution” of AdWords. While embraced by some advertisers, others do not like the direction Google has elected to take. Microsoft, Google’s competitor in the space and a frequent …

Is This The Future Of How We Use Facebook? Is This The Future Of How We Use Facebook?
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On Thursday, after weeks of building up to it (and years of Facebook phone rumors), Facebook unveiled the closest thing to a “Facebook Phone” that exists. This comes in the form of a new “family of apps” for Android, and …

Learn How To Use Google Drive’s New Features Learn How To Use Google Drive’s New Features
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On Thursday, Google launched two new ways for web apps to interact with Google Drive. The first – app data folders – stores critical app data in its own private folder to avoid accidental movement or deletion from users. The …

Missing Family Found in Florida’s Everglades

Covering thousands of square miles in Southern Florida with wetland sawgrass and trees, the Everglades are not a particularly welcoming environment to become lost in. One Ohio family found this out the hard way this week when they became lost …

Taser Aims To Create Robocop With Google Glass Taser Aims To Create Robocop With Google Glass
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Taser has been accepted into the Google Glass Explorer program, TheNextWeb reports, which could help it make devices for police officers that build on technology the company is already using. Check out this video for Taser’s AXON Flex: And this …

The Internet Of 1995 Wasn’t Just For Anti-Social Geeks, It Was For Getting Email From Steve Jobs The Internet Of 1995 Wasn’t Just For Anti-Social Geeks, It Was For Getting Email From Steve Jobs
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The history of the Internet is an area of study that’s woefully ignored by the modern generation. I was part of the generation that grew up just as the Internet was just getting started, and the generation before me can …

No Assembly Required: This “Smart Chair” Assembles Itself No Assembly Required: This “Smart Chair” Assembles Itself

Over the years, furniture hasn’t really evolved The tools we use to make furniture have evolved, but the furniture itself has remained largely the same. Well, that’s not the case anymore as Belgian designer and engineer Carl de Smet has …

Google Web Fonts Now Helps You Find Alternatives Google Web Fonts Now Helps You Find Alternatives
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Google doesn’t pretend to have every font you might want available in Google Web Fonts. Now, they’re pointing you to alternative sources when they don’t have what you’re looking for. In a brief post the the Web Font Blog, Google …

Halle Berry Pregnant, According to Rumors

The past few months have been big for celebrity pregnancies. Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton became the tabloids’ dream princess last December when it was revealed she is pregnant. Around the same time, reality TV actress and amateur porn star …

Google Posts New Android Developer Hangout Google Posts New Android Developer Hangout

Google put out a new Android Developers Office Hours hangout from this week. Watch it below if you have some hangout time. This one’s only about a half hour.

Microsoft Is A Bit Sour Over Facebook Home Microsoft Is A Bit Sour Over Facebook Home
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Yesterday, Facebook announced Home, a custom Android skin that replaces the default Android experience with one that’s entirely based around Facebook. As part of the presentation, Mark Zuckerberg lamented the current state of app-centric phones, and said that Home would …

Gay NFL Players Could Come Out “Sooner Than You Think”

The last few weeks have been significant for the gay rights movement. In mid-March Republican U.S. Senator Rob Portman became the first sitting U.S. senator to publicly endorse gay marriage. This was followed by the U.S. Supreme Court hearing two …

Boston Dynamics’ Petman Robot Plays Dress Up Boston Dynamics’ Petman Robot Plays Dress Up

You may remember Boston Dynamic’s Petman anthropomorphic robot, with his terrifying human-like movements, testing various types of military protective gear. In order to properly test such gear, the robot needs to act as human as possible in its movements. Petman …

Rachel McAdams Has Dyed Her Hair Red

It seems that Michael Sheen isn’t the only thing actress Rachel McAdams has gotten rid of these past few months. The Mean Girls actress was spotted this week without her famous platinum-blonde hair. According to an US magazine report, the …

Google Answers Your Questions About Its New Blink Rendering Engine Google Answers Your Questions About Its New Blink Rendering Engine

After years of Chrome running on the WebKit rendering engine, Google announced earlier this week that it was moving to its own rendering engine. The new engine, named Blink, is a fork of WebKit, and will apparently not affect Web …

Vine Adds Fast-Rising Hashtags to Help You Surface More Content Vine Adds Fast-Rising Hashtags to Help You Surface More Content
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Twitter’s six-second video service Vine has just announced a new way to find content in its “explore” tab. Starting today, Vine will now display trending hashtags. The “explore” tab lets you surface content via Editor’s Picks, “Popular Now,” and now …

Mark Cuban Would Be ‘Honored’ To Have First Openly Gay NBA Player On Mavs
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The other day, entrepreneur and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban made headlines when he said he might draft Brittney Griner. Today, TMZ is sharing an interview with Cuban in which he says he’d be honored to have the first openly …

Kate Middleton Due Date Revealed to be “Mid-July”

As Kate Middleton’s baby bump grows larger, speculation about the Duchess of Cambridge’s due date has reached a fever pitch. In January it was officially announced that the Duchess’ due date is sometime in July. This week, the scope of …

You Can Play Injustice: Gods Among Us Right Now… On Your iPhone

Injustice: Gods Among Us, the DC fighter from NetherRealm Studios, isn’t set to launch on consoles until April 26. If you really need your Injustice fix now, however, you might want to try the recently released game for iOS. Thankfully, …

White House Announces Second ‘We The People’ Hackathon White House Announces Second ‘We The People’ Hackathon
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The White House has just announced its second National Day of Civic Hacking, to take place at the White House. It will take place on June 1st. “For the National Day of Civic Hacking, participants will focus on producing full, …

Here’s Lucille Bluth Talking About Arrested Development’s Return On Netflix

Jessica Walter, who plays Lucille Bluth on Arrested Development, spoke with Anderson Cooper about the show’s return in this clip which just hit YouTube. It’s worth noting that Walter says there are fourteen episodes, but Netflix confirmed this week that …