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Google Really Wants You To Be Signed In Google Really Wants You To Be Signed In
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So, you know how Google keeps “forcing” Google+ on all of its users? It comes along with being signed into Google. It’s the social part of your Google experience, which stems from your Google identity. Google+ is Google, and if …

Dolphin “Stampede” Caught on Video
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For most Americans, seeing dolphins is something that happens at Sea World or another aquatic-themed amusement park. Some are lucky enough to swim with a few dolphins on their honeymoon. Some tourists on a recent whale and dolphin sighting expedition …

Hulu Announces New Original Programming for 2013 Hulu Announces New Original Programming for 2013

Hulu, which just announced $695 million in 2012 revenue (a 65% increase year-over-over), is now outlining their plans for new original content in 2013. “It’s a thrill to share what we have planned in 2013,” said Andy Forssell, Hulu’s SVP …

Priceline Wins FTC Approval For Kayak Acquisition [Report] Priceline Wins FTC Approval For Kayak Acquisition [Report]

Priceline announced in November that it had signed an agreement to acquire Kayak in a deal valued at $1.8 billion ($40 per share of Kayak). Priceline would pay about $500 million in cash and $1.3 billion in equity and assumed …

Player Engaged Midcourt After Iowa State Win

An Iowa State Cyclones player got the ultimate surprise at the end of December when her boyfriend stepped onto the court after she’d just secured a win over Alabama State and asked her to marry him. He was rewarded with …

CES 2013: Your Next Smartphone Will Be Even More Durable Thanks To Gorilla Glass 3 CES 2013: Your Next Smartphone Will Be Even More Durable Thanks To Gorilla Glass 3
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Almost every smartphone on the planet employs Corning Gorilla Glass for its front panel. The exceedingly tough glass resists damage like nothing else, but it’s still not good enough for the folks at Corning. At CES 2013, the company announced …

4 Fatally Shot At Apartment, Boy Found Unharmed
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Police were called to a grisly scene on Monday in Tulsa, Oklahoma after four women were fatally shot in an apartment building. A four-year old boy was the lone survivor; he was left unharmed, but investigators are working to figure …

Target Will Price-Match Amazon Year Round Target Will Price-Match Amazon Year Round

Taget has decided to expand a holiday promotion and keep price-matching of online retailers an option for the entire new year, according to a report from Reuters. According to the company, they will continue to match the prices on competitor’s …

461 New Planet Candidates Discovered by NASA’s Kepler, Including Four Earth-Like Ones

Astronomers last week announced that they estimate there to be 100 billion planets throughout the Milky Way Galaxy. This week, Astronomers announced 461 new candidates for extra-solar planets have been discovered. NASA‘s Kepler mission has been discovering exoplanets for years …

CES 2013: Unu Is A Tablet, Game Console And Smart TV Rolled Up Into One Media Device CES 2013: Unu Is A Tablet, Game Console And Smart TV Rolled Up Into One Media Device

CES 2013 has been saturated with game consoles and gaming devices. With the popularity of mobile titles, everybody wants to be first to bring Android game to the big screen. Ouya was the first to propose the concept and prove …

Clinton Given Helmet Upon Return to the State Department
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U.S. Secretary of State Hilary Clinton returned to work at the State Department today after a month-long hospital stay. Clinton had fallen and suffered a concussion, then was hospitalized and treated for a blood clot after a follow-up. Upon her …

AJ McCarron’s Girlfriend Amasses 100K+ Twitter Followers Overnight

Last night, the University of Alabama embarrassed Notre Dame in the BCS National Championship game, defeating the Fighting Irish 42-14 in a matchup that wasn’t even as close as the score signals – and that’s saying a lot. Alabama quarterback …

CES 2013: Sony Mobile Finally Gets Serious With The Xperia Z CES 2013: Sony Mobile Finally Gets Serious With The Xperia Z

Sony hasn’t had the greatest track record when it comes to mobile devices. The company’s attempts to compete with Samsung and Google have been disappointing at best. That’s why it was all the more surprising to see Sony finally bring …

Ada Louise Huxtable Dies: Architecture Critic Was 91

Ada Louise Huxtable–who was so good at what she did that the New York Times created a writing position for her in 1963–has died of complications from cancer. She was 91 years old. A lover of cities and the vast …

Amazon Prime Lands in Canada Sans Instant Video Amazon Prime Lands in Canada Sans Instant Video

Canada, I’ve some good news and some bad news. What do you want to hear first? Ok, let’s go with the good. The good news is that Amazon is finally bringing their Amazon Prime subscription service to Canada. The bad …

BioWare Knows About Expired Mass Effect Codes, is Working to Fix Them

It seems that the marketing tie-ins for the Mass Effect franchise got a bit tangled over the holiday season. Bioware has released a statement to let customers who bought Mass Effect: Paragon Lost know that the company is aware of …

Taylor Swift Splits From Harry Styles, Song To Come

When word got around that Taylor Swift was dating One Direction’s Harry Styles, most people didn’t take it seriously. Swift has a well-documented history of dating boys for a while and then writing a song about everything that happened in …

Is Google Fiber Coming To New York City? Is Google Fiber Coming To New York City?
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Google Fiber is slowly working its way through Kansas City at the moment, but Google may already have other plans in store for its 1Gb/s Internet service. In fact, the company has stated that it would like to bring Google …

Patrick Bateman Is Envious of Coworkers’ Pokemon Cards

As the story goes, Lionsgate had geared up to release a 10th anniversary Blu-Ray edition of the new classic American Psycho, complete with a deleted scene that shows how the filmmakers tried to make the film appeal to a younger …

Diabetes Drug Works Differently Than Was Previously Thought
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For half a century one of the most popular and most-prescribed classes of diabetes drugs has been biguanides, which includes the drug metformin. Metformin helps to keep liver glucose output in check, which, in turn, keeps blood sugar down in …

Mama June: Makeover Takes Off Ten Years
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Mama June, otherwise known as Honey Boo Boo’s mama, has had a startling makeover recently that takes at least ten years off of her. June, 33, might have realized that with newfound success comes a desire to look good at …

David R. Ellis Dies, Body Found In Hotel Room

David R. Ellis, the director of films like Final Destination 2, The Final Destination, Snakes On A Plane, and Homeward Bound II, was found dead in a hotel in South Africa, according to The Hollywood Reporter. So far, the cause …

Facebook Expands Test of New Streamlined Timeline Facebook Expands Test of New Streamlined Timeline
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Facebook is continuing (and expanding) a test that revamps users’ Timelines by creating a single, more prominent column for statuses and posts, as well as redesigns the section headers by doing away with the clunky image boxes we’ve seen since …

CES 2013: The Steam Box Is Now A Reality

For most of 2012, Valve hinted at the possibility that it would be entering the hardware market in 2013 with a Steam box of sorts. In short, it would be a PC optimized to play games downloaded from Steam. Now …