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Facebook Stock Tops $30 for First Time in Months Facebook Stock Tops $30 for First Time in Months
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Doesn’t adjust your monitors, Facebook stock is on the move. It’s been a long climb back, but Facebook shares currently sit at over $30, up around $1.40 as of now. That’s an increase of nearly 5%. Of course, “back” is …

Devil May Cry to Get Bloody Palace Mode
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Just days before the release of Devil May Cry (DmC) on January 15, Capcom has announced an new mode that will make a return appearance from previous games in the Devil May Cry franchise. The “Bloody Palace” mode will be …

CES 2013: MakerBot Replicator 2X Is A 3D Printer For The MacGyver In You CES 2013: MakerBot Replicator 2X Is A 3D Printer For The MacGyver In You
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In September of last year, MakerBot announced the MakerBot Replicator 2. It was a significant leap in performance over the original Replicator at a price that would appeal to hobbyists and industry professionals. Now MakerBot is back with a new …

A New Reason To Take Your iPad Into The Bathroom [CES 2013] A New Reason To Take Your iPad Into The Bathroom [CES 2013]

The Consumer Electronics Show is always full of wonderful inventions, and this year has been no different (well, I guess that depends on who you ask). This year, event-goers got to catch a glimpse of CTA Digital’s iPotty, a training …

iPhone 5 with Unlimited Service and No Contract Now Available via Walmart & Straight Talk Wireless iPhone 5 with Unlimited Service and No Contract Now Available via Walmart & Straight Talk Wireless
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Starting January 11th, you’ll be able to buy a new iPhone at Walmart with no contract, thanks to a deal with Straight Talk Wireless. In 2,000+ stores and online, Straight Talk and Walmart are offering the iPhone 5 for $649 …

Here’s That Giant Squid Everyone’s Talking About [Video]
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There have been a lot of reports out about a giant squid being videotaped for the first time. Not all of the coverage, however, has come accompanied with video footage, for some reason. Some news organizations have shared footage, however, …

5 Dead In Kentucky Blaze, Including Four Children
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In a tragic story out of rural Kentucky today, five family members perished in a deadly blaze when their home caught fire overnight. 5-year-old Dakota Lee, 4-year-old Tyler Lane, 2-year-old Cheyenne and 6-month old Emily all died, along with their …

Jon Stewart’s Plastic Gun Is Trending (Here’s The Video)
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On Tuesday, Jon Stewart pulled out a gun on The Daily Show, as Comedy Central aired a typical Daily Show-style montage of anti gun control advocates saying things. When the montage ended, Stewart had a gun in his hand. A …

Razzies Worst-Of List: “Twilight”, Sandler At Top
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The annual Razzie Awards–which are announced right around Oscar time–are sure to upset some fans of Edward and Bella this year, as “Twilight: Breaking Dawn Part 2″ topped the list with a resounding 11 nominations. Despite multiple good reviews from …

Cuoco Joins Shatner In New Priceline Ad [Video] Cuoco Joins Shatner In New Priceline Ad [Video]
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Priceline has put out a new ad in which The Big Bang Theory’s Kaley Cuoco joins longtime Priceline spokesman William Shatner as his daughter. The ad is titled: Priceline Shocker: The Negotiatior’s Secret Daughter Revealed”. The company uploaded it to …

Smoking, Even Moderately, is Associated With Sudden Death in Women, Shows Study

A study published recently in the journal Circulation: Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology has shown that even light-to-moderate female smokers were more likely than nonsmokers to sudden cardiac death. Long-term smokers are at even greater risk, though the risks subside over time …

Galaxy News Radio Host Three Dog Teases Fallout 4

If you spent any amount of time in the Capital Wasteland of Fallout 3, you’re no doubt familiar with Three Dog. The Galaxy News Radio host was sometimes your only friend as you traversed the wastes hoping that you don’t …

Twitter IPO Coming by Year’s End Says Analyst Twitter IPO Coming by Year’s End Says Analyst

Another analyst has weighed in the expected Twitter IPO, and he thinks that it’s going to come sooner than others have predicted. Sam Hamadeh, CEO of PrivCo, a New York-based private company research firm, says that we can expect Twitter …

You Have Until March 15 To Make Your Peace With Messenger And Move To Skype You Have Until March 15 To Make Your Peace With Messenger And Move To Skype
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Beginning late last year, Microsoft started to merge its legacy Messenger service into Skype. It didn’t make sense for Microsoft to have two communication platforms, and Skype is a better brand for the company to invest in. Still, Microsoft gave …

National Cathedral to Host Same-sex Weddings
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Very Rev. Gary Hall, the dean of Washington National Cathedral, announced today that same-sex weddings can now be performed at the cathedral. The cathedral has been designated by congress as the “National House of Prayer” and has been the venue …

Ned Wertimer Dies: “Jeffersons” Actor Was 89

Ned Wertimer, the beloved actor who played doorman Ralph on the highly popular ’70s sitcom “The Jeffersons”, has died from complications after a fall. He was 89 years old. Wertimer began his acting career in college and went on to …

Will Ferrell Helps Funny or Die Celebrate 5M Twitter Followers [VIDEO]

Humor site Funny or Die just hit a significant social media milestone: 5 million Twitter followers. And with gems like “If you live in a free world, and you’re not eating ice cream at least once a week, you’re f*cking …

Google Guns Brings Tank Warfare To Google Maps Google Guns Brings Tank Warfare To Google Maps
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Update 2: The game is back up under a different title. Update: The game has now been removed due to apparent copyright violation. More here. Designer Walewijn den Boer has created a game called Google Guns, which brings a little …

More Celebrities Are Back to Read Your Hateful Tweets

One of my favorite late night segments is back for round three, as Jimmy Kimmel has pulled more celebrities and subjected them to some pretty hateful tweets from the peanut gallery. In “Celebrities Read Mean Tweets,” celebrities read mean tweets …

This Robot Child Proves Scientists Are Now Competing To Make The Scariest Robot Imaginable This Robot Child Proves Scientists Are Now Competing To Make The Scariest Robot Imaginable
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Confession time: small children terrify me. I can’t see the cuteness that so many other people apparently do. All I see is an overly happy bundle of fear with piercing eyes that stare deep into my soul. With that being …

NASA Spots Weather Patterns on Brown Dwarf

Astronomers this week announced that they have produced a “weather map” for a brown dwarf that shows planet-sized clouds driven by wind. Brown dwarfs are objects at the edge of becoming a star. They lack the mass to begin hydrogen …

izik Gets A Warm Reception On iTunes izik Gets A Warm Reception On iTunes

Last week, Blekko launched a new search app for tablets called izik (pronounced EYE-zik), and apparently it’s received a decent amount of buzz for its debut. The app debuted as the top free reference app on iTunes. The company says …

Drexel University Unveils 24/7 MacBook Vending Machine Drexel University Unveils 24/7 MacBook Vending Machine

In the last few years, college classrooms have seen exponential growth in portable computing. Why takes notes with a pen and paper when you can tote your MacBook to lecture? Bonus reddit time, right? To this old fogey, college classrooms …

CES 2013: T-Mobile Now Offers No-Contract Unlimited 4G Data Plans For $70/Month CES 2013: T-Mobile Now Offers No-Contract Unlimited 4G Data Plans For $70/Month
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Did you hear? T-Mobile will be getting the iPhone in the next few months. The company’s CEO, John Legere, confirmed just as much at CES 2013. Now, you may not want an iPhone, but T-Mobile has something else on offer …