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Amazon Gets Emmy Nod For Instant Video Technology Amazon Gets Emmy Nod For Instant Video Technology

Netflix got a lot of attention when three of its original shows earned a total of fourteen Emmy nominations, but it turns out that its competitor in online video is also getting some Emmy recognition. No, Amazon isn’t up for …

Megan Fox Is Pregnant Less Than A Year After First Baby
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Megan Fox is wasting no time in starting a family with husband Brian Austin Green; the couple, who married in 2010, had their first child back in September and are now expecting baby number 2. The couple were able to …

Apple’s iPad Dominance is Over, Courtesy Smaller Android Tablets Apple’s iPad Dominance is Over, Courtesy Smaller Android Tablets

Though recent estimates for the second quarter of 2013 have shown the tablet market slowing a bit, most predictions believe this is due to consumers waiting for the dozens of tablet refreshes on the way this holiday season. In relative …

Google Fiber Gets A Sports Plus Package Google Fiber Gets A Sports Plus Package

Google Fiber TV is turning out to be one fine service. Almost every major channel has jumped on board the Google Fiber train. Now the few lucky Google Fiber subscribers have even more channel options to choose from. The Google …

Here’s What’s Coming To Netflix Streaming Over The Next Week (Last Year’s Breaking Bad Episodes Now Available) Here’s What’s Coming To Netflix Streaming Over The Next Week (Last Year’s Breaking Bad Episodes Now Available)
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Netflix is a revolving door of movie and television content, particularly on the streaming side of things. Though titles often disappear from availability, new ones are also frequently added. Sometimes these come in the form of Netflix original shows or …

Bear Steals Dumpster From Restaurant, Caught On Tape
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Bears can be pretty clever when there’s something they want, and since they have the brute strength to back up most plans, it’s not hard for them to get whatever they desire. But they aren’t usually caught on camera, considering …

Modern Seinfeld Twitter Parody Lands Writer Job on New Fox Sitcom Modern Seinfeld Twitter Parody Lands Writer Job on New Fox Sitcom

Who says being funny on Twitter won’t get you anywhere. Comedian and writer Jack Moore has just landed a job writing on a new Fox sitcom, and he did so based partially on the strength of his Twitter side-project, Modern …

Netflix Debuts Rob Schneider Stand-Up Special ‘Soy Sauce and the Holocaust’ Netflix Debuts Rob Schneider Stand-Up Special ‘Soy Sauce and the Holocaust’

Netflix is already making good on its promise to bring more stand-up comedy to its streaming service. Netflix reported its quarterly earnings last week, and in a letter to shareholders, the company noted that more original stand-up specials and documentaries …

Saint’s Row IV Passes Australian Ratings Board

Saints Row IV has now been given a rating by the Australian Classification Board, after initially being rejected. Saints Row publisher Deep Silver and Australian distributor AIE have announced that Saints Row IV has been given an “MA 15+” rating …

Poop Is Gross, But the Poop Cycle Is Kind of Fascinating

Our favorite science illustrators AsapSCIENCE have just waded into some murky waters. Yes, they’re talking about poop – specifically what happens after you flush. Here’s the short version: You poop, it goes down a tube, all the poop pebbles get …

Mary Lynn Rajskub Tapped To Reprise “24” Role
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“24” was an almost instant hit when it debuted in 2001; with star Kiefer Sutherland taking the main character’s position and lovely young star-to-be Elisha Cuthbert playing his kidnapped daughter, the show was able to draw viewers in on cast …

Jobless Claims in U.S. Hit Five-Year Low Jobless Claims in U.S. Hit Five-Year Low

Last week, the U.S. Department of Labor reported unemployment insurance benefit claims were down from the previous year for the week ending July 13 – down some 48,000 claims. The numbers began to spark hope that the U.S. economy, or …

Lollapalooza Live Streaming on YouTube This Weekend

Today, music lovers are descending upon Chicago’s Grant Park for a three-day music festival known as Lollapalooza. This year’s lineup features a ton of great artists, both old and new, including Kendrick Lamar, Nine Inch Nails, The Cure, Mumford & …

China Heat Wave Causes Deaths, Ruins Crops
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A record-breaking heat wave has sent people across China running for their local pool and even caves as they try to escape the dangerously high temperatures. Temperatures well over 100 degrees Fahrenheit have plagued numerous cities for the past week. …

Jack White’s Ex-Wife Files Restraining Order

Jack White has reportedly been having some issues in resolving his divorce from wife of six years Karen Elson, and now she’s filed a restraining order against him. Apparently the issues sprang from Elson’s claims that White is unfit to …

Rashida Jones Is Leaving Parks & Rec And She’s Taking Rob With Her

Rashida Jones has been a part of “Parks And Recreation” since day one, and now, sadly, she’s made the decision to take a new path. Jones–who had experience with the documentary-style setting from her days on “The Office”–is leaving in …

Ripken Abduction: Cal Ripken Jr. Increase Award
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Cal Ripken Jr. made an announcement Thursday at the Sports Legends Museum next to Oriole Park at Camden Yards, that his family has raised the reward from $2,000 to $100,000 for any information leading to the man that kidnapped his …

Queen’s WWIII Speech: Secret Script Released

The script for a speech never recorded, where Queen Elizabeth II would address Britons about a nuclear war, has just been released. In 1983, Britain feared a nuclear war with Russia, and was doing everything they could to prepare for …

Elf Bike: Cross Between Car & Bicycle
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Mark Stewart turns quite a few heads as he makes his way down the road on his neon green ELF bike, which very closely resembesFred Flinstone’s footmobile. “It reminds me of when I saw a Smart car the first time,” …

Valerie Harper to Join TV Movie Cast Months After Cancer Diagnosis

Just five months after revealing to People magazine she has been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer, Valerie Harper is going to work on a TV movie. Harper, who was diagnosed in January with leptomeningeal carcinomatosis, a rare condition that occurs …

Marijuana Legalization Vote Passes in Uruguay
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When one thinks about global trendsetters, perhaps one of the last countries to make the list would be Uruguay. However, the small South American country (whose economy centers around farming and is perhaps best known for the fun pronunciation of …

LinkedIn Q2 Earnings Out, Revenue Up 59% YoY LinkedIn Q2 Earnings Out, Revenue Up 59% YoY
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LinkedIn just released its earnings report for the second quarter, with revenue up 59% year-over-year at $363.7 million, beating Wall Street estimates. Net income was $3.7 million, compared to $2.8 million in the second quarter last year. The company also …

Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The Moto X Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The Moto X
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For months now, we’ve been hearing rumors about a new mystery phone out of Google and Motorola called the Moto X. Now it’s official, and Google may just have a hit on its hands. First things first, what is the …

WWE 2K14 Collector’s Edition to Feature “American Badass” Undertaker

Most recently, the WWE and 2K Games have been using The Rock and Ultimate Warrior to promote the upcoming WWE 2K14. This week, the game’s marketers are turning to yet another classic WWE star to promote the video game. 2K …