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Biblical Flood Probably Really Happened, Expert Says Biblical Flood Probably Really Happened, Expert Says
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A flood of biblical proportions more than likely really did occur around the time Noah built his ark, says one historian, and he has proof. Robert Ballard, who famously found the wreckage of the Titanic in 1985 and was more …

The Dark Knight Works Well as a Rom-Com The Dark Knight Works Well as a Rom-Com

“Any psychotic ex-boyfriends I should be aware of?” “You have no idea.” And with that, The Dark Knight as a romantic comedy concept plays out beautifully. One of my favorite YouTube video genres is the re-edited movie trailer, as it …

Wii U Sells Over 300,000 Units In Japan At Launch Wii U Sells Over 300,000 Units In Japan At Launch

The Wii U has now officially launched in every major territory. It pulled respectable numbers for its US and UK launch, but what about Japan? The numbers have just been reported and it’s another good launch weekend for Nintendo’s newest …

Benedict Cumberbatch’s Star Trek Villain Named Benedict Cumberbatch’s Star Trek Villain Named

Just days after the first teaser trailer for Star Trek Into Darkness sent the internet into a whirlwind of speculation and rumor, Paramount has released a new image for the movie. It shows Zachary Quinto as Spock, Chris Pine as …

PS4 Gets A New Codename, Rumored For A Spring/Autumn 2014 Release PS4 Gets A New Codename, Rumored For A Spring/Autumn 2014 Release

Since the first rumors sprang up earlier this year, the next PlayStation has always been codenamed Orbis. It has remained that way until yesterday when a new rumor began circulating that suggested the PS4 was getting a new codename. According …

Facebook Gifts Rolls Out to All Users in the US Facebook Gifts Rolls Out to All Users in the US

Just in time for the gift-giving season, Facebook has just made its new ecommerce platform, Facebook Gifts, available to everyone inside the United States. “Starting today, Facebook Gifts is available to everyone in the U.S. With Gifts, you can instantly …

Google Is Giving Credit To Merchants To Use Google Shopping Google Is Giving Credit To Merchants To Use Google Shopping
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Google announced that it is offering promotional credit to merchants in Australia, Japan, Brazil, Italy, France, The Netherlands, The UK, Germany, and Switzerland to make the transition to Google Shopping as it rolls out to these countries. Merchants in said …

NASA Issues Contracts For Future Manned Spaceflights NASA Issues Contracts For Future Manned Spaceflights

NASA today announced that it has awarded three different companies contracts to develop technology that will enable commercial manned spaceflight from U.S. soil. The Boeing Company, Sierra Nevada Corporation Space System, and Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) were all contracted for …

Yahoo Mail Redesign Is Now Upon Us Yahoo Mail Redesign Is Now Upon Us
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About a month ago, reports came out that Yahoo was getting ready to launch a big redesign of Yahoo Mail to better compete with Gmail. That day has now come. The redesign was announced by CEO Marissa Mayer herself. “Email …

Hillary Clinton Ill, Cancels Trip To Middle East Hillary Clinton Ill, Cancels Trip To Middle East
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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is down with a stomach bug which has forced her to cancel a big trip to the Middle East and Morocco. Deputy Secretary Bill Burns will take her place at the Friends of the Syrian …

Apple (Partially) Fixes Australian Map Issue Apple (Partially) Fixes Australian Map Issue
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It appears that Apple has made some adjustments to their beleaguered Maps product after it was accused of leading Australian motorists into a prickly situation. Yesterday we told you that local police in Mildura were warning people to be wary …

Microsoft’s Surface Is Dead Last In Tablet Web Traffic Generation Microsoft’s Surface Is Dead Last In Tablet Web Traffic Generation
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It’s been speculated that Microsoft’s Surface tablet may not be doing that well. There’s not been any solid numbers yet from Redmond, but a new report out of Chitika seemingly confirms the speculation. Chitika Insights published a report this morning …

There Are Now Over 15 Million Media Files In Wikimedia Commons There Are Now Over 15 Million Media Files In Wikimedia Commons

The WIkimedia Foundation announced that on December 4, Wikimedia Commons, the organization’s free media repository, hit a 15 million media file milestone. There are now over 15 million pictures, videos and audio files, and the 15 millionth one shows Tropical …

Ice-T Disrespected By Wife On Instagram Ice-T Disrespected By Wife On Instagram
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As most of us know, social media can get you into some big trouble if you aren’t careful about what you say/upload. With the latest age of technology–when everyone has a smartphone and immediate access to what you share of …

Cancer Treatment Could Help Against “Aggressive” Leukemia Cancer Treatment Could Help Against “Aggressive” Leukemia

A new study has found that combining ibrutinib and rituximab could help cancer patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL). The results of the study were presented this week at the 54th annual meeting of the American Society of Hematology (ASH). …

Twitter Unveils 2012 Year-in-Review Hub Twitter Unveils 2012 Year-in-Review Hub

As the year-end best-of lists continue to roll in, Twitter is making their foray in chronicling 2012 with an impressive new round-up site called “2012 Year on Twitter.” The site features a series of top metrics as well as more …

Delicious Has A New iPhone App Delicious Has A New iPhone App

Delicious announced that it has a new iPhone app available in the App Store. A little over a month ago, the site got a new design (again). It’s still in demo mode, but it is the basis for the new …

Microsoft Brings SkyDrive To Xbox 360 Microsoft Brings SkyDrive To Xbox 360

The Xbox 360 is quickly turning into a bastion of Microsoft products and services. The gaming console already has Internet Explorer and Bing, but now it’s getting Microsoft’s cloud service – SkyDrive. Microsoft announced this morning that SkyDrive will be …

Facebook Launches Preferred Marketing Developer Center Facebook Launches Preferred Marketing Developer Center

Facebook has launched a new resource for marketers looking to find companies that can help them build enterprise tools and apps. It’s called the Preferred Marketing Developer Center, and is an extension of the program Facebook began earlier this year. …

Meredith Vieira Returns To Prostitute Role Meredith Vieira Returns To Prostitute Role
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If you’re not a fan of soap operas–”General Hospital” in particular–you may not know that television host Meredith Vieira once guest-starred on the daytime drama as an upscale madam with a flock of call-girls in her employ. That was ten …

Twitter Launches Photo Filters Amid Instagram Battle Twitter Launches Photo Filters Amid Instagram Battle

We’ve known they were coming for some time, and now Twitter has finally unveiled a native photo filtering product (just in time for the holidays). “Every day, millions of people come to Twitter to connect with the things they care …

Tchaikovsky, Shazam, and Modern Seinfeld Tchaikovsky, Shazam, and Modern Seinfeld

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

South Park: The Stick Of Truth Gets A Hilarious New Trailer South Park: The Stick Of Truth Gets A Hilarious New Trailer

This year, Spike TV’s VGAs did a good job of not absolutely embarrassing the gaming population at large by showing a decent amount of respect. The awards show also showcased some absolutely stunning new trailers for some of next year’s …

Impact Future Media Says It Has TV And Movie Rights To John McAfee Impact Future Media Says It Has TV And Movie Rights To John McAfee
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According to a report from The Hollywood Reporter, a production company called Impact Future Media, based in Montreal, says it has secured the rights to John McAfee’s life for a movie and/or television. THR writes: Honolulu-based Brian Fitzgerald, who co-founded …