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Demand Media Announces Designs.com Platform For gTLDs Demand Media Announces Designs.com Platform For gTLDs

Demand Media announced that later this year, it will launch Designs.com, as the new gTLDs become available. The site will feature a platform to create designs for sites utilizing the new domain extensions. “The goal is to have easy ways …

Petition Asks Obama to Recreate Frozone Scene from The Incredibles

The White House’s We The People online petition site is a truly wonderful place. Not because it gives citizens the ability to voice legitimate concerns and possibly help to enact real change. No, we know that’s not what’s happening. It’s …

Allen Iverson Accused of Kidnapping Children
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Former NBA all-star Allen Iverson has been accused of kidnapping his own children. According to TMZ, Allen’s ex-wife has filed courtroom documents claiming that Iverson has not returned his five children after taking them on vacation. Tawanna Iverson states that …

Google Engineer Thinks We’ll Be Immortal Soon
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Immortality has always been seen as beyond our grasp as a species, but one Google engineer doesn’t think that will necessarily be the case in the near future. Ray Kurzweil, director of engineering at Google, recently spoke on immortality and …

Video Messaging Is Now A Full-Fledged Feature Of Skype Video Messaging Is Now A Full-Fledged Feature Of Skype

About a month and a half ago, Skype announced the launch of video messaging for Windows desktop users. It was available in preview mode to Windows 7 users. Today, the company announced that the feature is now out of preview …

Bjork Somehow Still Shocks People With Her Clothes

Bjork is Icelandic, she’s a gifted musician and performer, and she’s always been able to create completely unique images, videos, and clothing to get her point across. In 2001, she wore a dress made to look like a swan to …

Digg Reader Beta Launching June 26th, Will Be Free Digg Reader Beta Launching June 26th, Will Be Free

Digg Reader, Digg’s RSS reader replacement for Google Reader, has been in the works for the past three months – really ever since Google announced that they’d be shutting down their own reader on July 1st. With the date fast …

Are Game Prices Going To Go Up This Year?
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In 2005, Microsoft ushered us into an age where video games cost $60. Initially, we complained as games were only $50 on the PS2, Xbox and Gamecube. Eight years later and we’re now complacent with the new price of games. …

Bing Improves Voice Search On Windows Phone Bing Improves Voice Search On Windows Phone

Bing has made some improvements to its voice recognition capabilities to make voice search on Windows Phone devices more accurate and faster. “Voice search is supposed to be seamless and efficient, but sometimes your phone misses important words and takes …

Miss Utah Flub: Miss South Carolina All Over Again?
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Miss Utah, Marissa Powell, is earning some headlines today after video of her flubbed, cringe-worthy answer during Miss USA questioning went viral this morning. Now, she’s earning comparisons to another pageant contestant, Miss South Carolina Teen USA, who gave a …

Hoffa Remains Sought by FBI in Michigan
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The final resting place of teamster official Jimmy Hoffa has remained a mystery for nearly 40 years. Various theories and speculative musings have kept the mystery alive all this time. Not a year goes by that someone doesn’t claim to …

NHRA: John Force Outraces His Daughter To Win On Father’s Day

The NHRA held its annual Thunder Valley Nationals at the Bristol Dragway on Sunday. Long-time driver John Force celebrated Father’s Day at the track with a win. The AP reports that Force beat Cruz Pedregon in the Funny Car event …

These Photos From Google’s Balloon Launch Are Truly Captivating These Photos From Google’s Balloon Launch Are Truly Captivating
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As you may have heard by now, Google is sending balloons up into the air in an effort to make fast Internet available to everyone in the world. The plan is to have balloons up twice the altitude of where …

Miss Utah Flubs Question About Income Inequality, Wants to ‘Create Education Better’
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Miss Connecticut Erin Brady may have won Sunday night’s Miss USA contest, but it’s her fellow pageant participant that’s on the receiving end of a lot of viral buzz this morning. Miss Utah, the Bulgarian-born Laura Chukanov, had a little …

Björk Plays Bonnaroo in Spiky Headdress

Singer Björk headlined the Bonnaroo festival this weekend, wearing an elaborate and dangerous-looking costume. Though the Icelandic pop star is known for wearing avant-garde costume’s on-stage, her latest look may be the most extreme yet. Though her dress was merely …

The Wolf of Wall Street Gets a Trailer, and It Looks Insane

Paramount has just dropped the official trailer for the Martin Scorsese-helmed The Wolf of Wall Street, and it looks like it’s going to be quite the ride. The film stars Leonardo DiCaprio as Jordan Belfort, a big-shot New York stockbroker …

Here’s A Look At The ‘Project Loon’ Pilot Test Here’s A Look At The ‘Project Loon’ Pilot Test
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Google announced its latest “moonshot” with Project Loon. Google is launching balloons into the air to provide Internet connectivity to more people. You can read more about the initiative and the technology behind it here, but the company is beginning …

Kim Kardashian Gave Kanye The Best Father’s Day Gift Ever
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Kim Kardashian and her family aren’t saying much about the birth of her baby girl, but have confirmed that she was born over the weekend and that both she and mama are doing fine. Kim wasn’t due until mid-July–right around …

Killzone: Mercenary Gets A 15-Minute Live Demo

Killzone: Shadow Fall may be getting all the attention as one of the best looking PS4 launch titles, but its little brother – Killzone: Mercenary – is aiming to be the best of the bunch on the PlayStation Vita when …

Man of Steel Breaks Summer 2013 Box Office Records Man of Steel Breaks Summer 2013 Box Office Records
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Though critics can’t decide whether Zach Snyder’s Superman movie franchise reboot is good or not, fans of the superhero have spoken. According to Reuters, Man of Steel has set a new record for June opening weekend box office totals. The …

Kevin Spacey Gave Woody Allen A Netflix Gift Subscription So He Could Watch ‘House Of Cards’

Variety ran an interview with Keven Spacey, star of the hit Netflix original series House of Cards the other day. Toward the end of the piece, Spacey mentioned that Woody Allen is a director that he’s never worked with, but …

Netflix Inks DreamWorks Deal, Its Largest Ever Push for Original Content Netflix Inks DreamWorks Deal, Its Largest Ever Push for Original Content

Last month, Netflix Content Chief Ted Sarandos said that the company could possibly double its content output next year. With the success of House of Cards, Hemlock Grove, and Arrested Development – why wouldn’t Netflix want to bump up the …

Nook HD Father’s Day Sale Extended Into Summer Nook HD Father’s Day Sale Extended Into Summer

Did you forget to get your dad that Nook HD he really wanted on Father’s Day? If so, Barnes & Noble is giving you another chance to redeem yourself. Barnes & Nobile announced that is “best prices ever” Father’s Day …

Feedly Issues ‘Important’ Update About Google Reader Migration Feedly Issues ‘Important’ Update About Google Reader Migration

Last week, news came out that Feedly had become self-reliant, as in no longer relying on Google Reader to function. The following message appeared on the app page in the App Store: “Now powered by the feedly cloud. Let’s all …