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The Desktop Twitter User Will Soon Be A Thing Of The Past The Desktop Twitter User Will Soon Be A Thing Of The Past
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Twitter is all about gut reactions and snappy statements. The very nature of the social network requires that people have access to it all times. This is leading to an increasing number of people using Twitter on mobile devices. In …

‘Internet Kicker’ Signed To Detroit Lions
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The Detroit Lions have signed Havard Rugland, also known as “Kickalicious” (or “YouTube Sensation” or “Internet Kicker”). Rugland, from Norway, has signed a contract with the team, and will compete with the recently signed David Akers (a star in his …

Grady Hatton Dies; MLB Player Was 90
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Grady Hatton, a Major League Baseball player and a manager for the Houston Astros, has died at the age of 90. According to the Associated Press, Hatton died on Thursday, April 11 at his home in Warren, Texas. Hatton made …

Google TechTalks Takes A Trip To Sesame Street Google TechTalks Takes A Trip To Sesame Street
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One of the challenges facing our nation and many others is getting children excited about science and other STEM fields. Google definitely has an interest in advancing STEM education as the next generation of its employees will come from the …

Jonathan Winters Dies; Comedian was 87

Comedian Jonathan Winters, famous for characters such as Maude Frickert and the Orkan ‘child’ Mearth on TV show Mork & Mindy, has died at the age of 87. According to the improv comic’s website, Winters died of natural causes at …

$10 Minimum Wage Proposed by Michigan Democrats $10 Minimum Wage Proposed by Michigan Democrats
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Michigan lawmakers are looking to raise their state’s minimum wage as debate heats up across the country over how the current rate and any changes to it would affect workers. The proposed bill looks to set the new minimum wage …

Injustice: Gods Among Us Should Get An Animated Film
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Up until this point, I’ve always thought that Injustice: Gods Among Us looked like a great game. After the reveal of the opening cinematic, I’m convinced that DC needs to make an animated film. If you’re unfamiliar with the events …

Facebook Home Now Available to Download in the Google Play Store Facebook Home Now Available to Download in the Google Play Store
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Facebook Home, Facebook’s attempt to make your Android homescreen all about Facebook, is now live in the Google Play Store. As of right now, you can only download Facebook Home if you have one of these four Android devices: HTC …

Kris Humphries No-Show Leaves Kardashian Divorce Unresolved

It seems that Kris Humphries‘ legal troubles will soon grow beyond being sued by an L.A. suit shop. TMZ is reporting that the NBA star did not show up for a mandatory settlement conference for his contentious divorce. Humphries, who …

You’re Not Famous Enough to Play with Twitter Music Yet You’re Not Famous Enough to Play with Twitter Music Yet
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It turns out, reports that Twitter was launching their new music discovery service Twitter Music this weekend were true, and also not true. Twitter Music is available – but only for a handful of top influencers. We noted earlier that …

Chat Heads From Facebook Home Now Part Of Facebook Messenger Chat Heads From Facebook Home Now Part Of Facebook Messenger

Facebook unveiled Facebook Home for Android last week, as I’m sure you recall. There was a lot of press about: the product, what it means for Facebook’s mobile strategy, the Eminem song Facebook used in a video for it, etc. …

BlackBerry Wants You To Design A Monster For Robert Rodriguez’ New Film

Did you know that Robert Rodriguez and BlackBerry are collaborating on a new short film called Two Scoops? The movie follows the adventures of two monster hunters that pose as ice cream vendors during the day. The film is pretty …

Watch These Videos About Google’s Testing Processes Watch These Videos About Google’s Testing Processes
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Google has released a couple of new videos featuring interviews with engineers responsible for testing features on Google Maps, and a hangout with some other testing engineers. Google shares the videos in a blog post, explaining: The Life at Google …

Glee: School Shooting Episode Gets Mixed Reviews

[Author's Note: Spoilers ahead] Network TV viewers who are still following the Fox show Glee got quite a treat Thursday evening. The only problem is, the consensus is still out on whether it was salty or sweet. This week’s Glee …

Watch Steve Wozniak Talk About His Love For Tetris

Steve Wozniak is best known as the co-founder of Apple. He’s also an opponent of patent laws and a friend of Kim Dotcom. What many people may not know is that he’s also a huge fan of Tetris. In this …

Bing Adds Pinterest Pinning To Image Search Bing Adds Pinterest Pinning To Image Search
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Microsoft announced today that it has added a new Pinterest pinning feature to Bing Image Search. The self-explanatory feature lets users pin images directly from the search results page. You don’t have to install the “Pin It” bookmarklet on your …

Powerball Jackpot Currently At $70 Million
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The Powerball jackpot is currently at $70 million, as nobody won the jackpot prize on Wednesday. The estimated cash value is $45.4 million. Wednesday’s winning numbers were: 1, 36, 40, 52, 53, Powerball: 20. There were no winners for the …

Zoe Saldana Talks Mental Health, Star Trek

Actress Zoe Saldana was rocketed to fame when she starred in James Cameron’s Avatar, and soon after cemented her place in science fiction history by taking the role of communications officer Nyota Uhura in the 2009 reboot of the Star …

Actress Who Lied About Her Age on IMDb Loses Lawsuit Actress Who Lied About Her Age on IMDb Loses Lawsuit
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If you’re an actor/actress hoping to perpetuate age misinformation, IMDb is not your friend. A 41-year-old actress has lost her bid to sue the Internet Movie Database for publishing her true age on the popular site. Junie Hoang, an actress …

‘Ding Dong The Witch Is Dead’ Tops UK iTunes Charts Following Thatcher’s Death ‘Ding Dong The Witch Is Dead’ Tops UK iTunes Charts Following Thatcher’s Death
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The famous “Ding Dong The Witch Is Dead” song from The Wizard of Oz has been very popular this week in the UK, as Apple’s iTunes charts for that country show. Here are the top 10 overall songs, with the …

Watch The Simpsons’ Breaking Bad Homage

It seems the animators at The Simpsons can’t wait for the final season of Breaking Bad to begin either. On Sunday’s new episode, the long-running show will run a tribute to the AMC new classic in its opening bit. Check …

Congressman Wants The IRS To Explain Itself Congressman Wants The IRS To Explain Itself

It was revealed earlier this week that the IRS probably digs through your email without a warrant during its investigations. It’s able to do this thanks to the outdated ECPA which allows government agencies to obtain emails that are more …

Coma Request: Bob Seger Concert Wish Granted
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A Michigan woman who was in a coma for over five years has had her waking request granted: she has gone to a Bob Seger concert. According to a report from CBS news station WNEM, a woman named Evie Branon, …

Winklevoss Twins Deemed ‘Bitcoin Moguls’ Winklevoss Twins Deemed ‘Bitcoin Moguls’

Silicon’s favorite (or least favorite, depending on what side of the coin you prefer) twins, the Winklevoss twins, have been deemed “Bitcoin moguls” in a new report from the New York Times. The publication reports that the twins have “amassed …