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Twitter Gets Direct Message Sync, Other Improvements Twitter Gets Direct Message Sync, Other Improvements
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Notification sync across devices should be a given in pretty much everything these days. In fact, it’s a major feature of Android and iOS. Now Twitter is finally joining the party. Twitter announced today that users will be able to …

Alaska Air Crash Kills All 10 On Board 1 Day After SF Crash

In a tragic turn of events, a small Alaskan plane crashed at an airport in Soldotna just one day after the San Francisco crash, killing the pilot and all nine passengers on board. Soldotna is about 75 miles southwest of …

Forest Swastikas Still Source Of Mystery, Anger In Germany
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Since the 1930′s, there has been a group of trees growing in Germany that outline the shape of a swastika. The symbol, which is most widely known as an icon of hate and Nazi propaganda from Hitler’s reign, can only …

Pink Fan Arrested for ‘Bomb’ Tweet Before Concert, Turns Out to Be Song Reference

Be careful what you tweet – you know, that 140-character limit oftentimes forces you to get creative. Just make sure that you double check your tweets to make sure they couldn’t be construed to mean something that you didn’t intend. …

‘Deus Ex: The Fall’ Out Later This Week

Around one month ago, Square Enix revealed that it is bringing a version of Deus Ex to Apple’s mobile devices. Titled Deus Ex: The Fall, the game features a new story with a new protagonist. The gameplay from Deus Ex: …

OEMs Will Get Windows 8.1 In August OEMs Will Get Windows 8.1 In August
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Have you tried out Windows 8.1 yet? Are you a fan? If so, you may be wondering when you can get your hands on the final version. After all, Microsoft has only said it will launch later this year. Well, …

Google Aims To Help You Amplify Your Impact Across Social Channels Google Aims To Help You Amplify Your Impact Across Social Channels
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Google has released the recording of a webinar about launching and amplifying your impact across social channels. It’s called, “The New Normal: Brand Engagement in the Age of the Connected Consumer”. “The digital and social revolution has empowered consumers with …

Ubisoft’s Weird E3 Press Conference Finally Gets The Abridged Treatment

It’s now been more than a month since E3 wrapped in early June, but the folks at Video Gamer have been able to wring just a little bit more hilarity out of the world’s largest gaming event. Like always, Ubisoft …

BlackBerry Will Release A New BlackBerry 7 Phone This Year BlackBerry Will Release A New BlackBerry 7 Phone This Year

By most accounts, BlackBerry 10 seems to be a pretty solid mobile operating system. It’s a definite step up from BlackBerry 7, but that doesn’t mean BlackBerry is done with its older mobile OS just yet. CrackBerry reports that BlackBerry …

CERN to Open For Tourists in September CERN to Open For Tourists in September

The European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) has announced it will be opening its doors to the public this fall. On September 28 to 29, the organization’s installations, including the Large Hadron Collider, will be open for tourists and gawkers …

Kris Jenner Might Show Off North West On Show

Kris Jenner likes playing with the emotions of her fans, as is evidenced by her teasing announcement on the Today show recently, when she told Matt Lauer she might be showing off her new granddaughter on her talk show soon. …

Here’s A Closer Look At Netflix’s Upcoming ‘Orange Is The New Black’ Here’s A Closer Look At Netflix’s Upcoming ‘Orange Is The New Black’

A new featurette for Netflix’s upcoming Orange Is The New Black has been released. It features interviews with cast and crew, who provide insight into the plot, prison life and the show’s dynamic, as well as some new clips from …

Here’s 18 Minutes of 2013′s Best YouTube Fails
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2013 is a little more than halfway over, and that means that idiots have had over 6 months to fail, record themselves failing, and post their videos of themselves failing on YouTube. There’s simply nothing like watching people bust their …

Internet Is the Main Source of News for 21% of Americans Internet Is the Main Source of News for 21% of Americans

Just over one-fifth of American adults now rely on the Internet as their main source of news about current events. That’s according to a new poll from Gallup. 21% of those polled answered the question “what would you say is …

This Studio Workshop Will Show You How To Use 3D Printers This Studio Workshop Will Show You How To Use 3D Printers

More and more people are wanting to learn about 3D printing as the technology becomes cheaper and more accessible. Libraries are just starting to open up public maker spaces, but there’s plenty of dedicated private maker spaces for those who …

Google Is Reportedly Paying AdBlock Plus So Users Still See Ads Google Is Reportedly Paying AdBlock Plus So Users Still See Ads
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According to a report from Horizont Online (in German), Google is paying AdBlock Plus to let its ads through. The report was picked up on Hacker News, and then by TechCrunch over the weekend. AdBlock has an FAQ page that …

Samsung’s New Icelandic Commercial is Quite Disturbing Samsung’s New Icelandic Commercial is Quite Disturbing

Last fall, shortly after the release of the Galaxy S III smartphone, it seemed that Samsung was on top of its advertising game. The Korean company was skewering its main competition, Apple, in commercials designed to make fun of Apple …

Hitler Is Talking About The Google Panda Update Again Hitler Is Talking About The Google Panda Update Again
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There’s a new Hitler Panda update video out. This isn’t the first time we’ve seen Hitler address the subject of Google’s controversial algorithm update, but it’s been a while. In fact, Hitler seems to have completely reversed his position from …

Quebec Fires Burn On After Train Derailment Destroys Town

A runaway train carrying crude oil crashed in downtown Lac-Megantic, Quebec early on Saturday morning and destroyed the entire area with huge explosions and fireballs that caused the evacuation of over 2,000 people. Now, as rescuers attempt to find several …

Get Some Amazing iOS Games For Free This Week

iOS is a fantastic platform for apps and games. Sure, there’s a lot of crap, but iOS has also given birth to some of the most innovative titles in mobile gaming. You may not believe that statement, but now you …

Sci-Fi Shooter ‘Alien Rage’ Coming This Fall

Though gamers are anxiously awaiting the launch of the next generation of home consoles, the current generation will no doubt continue for years. As an example, next-gen titles such as Titanfall and Knack will be launching around the same time …

Golden Corral Can Thank Reddit for This Bad PR Buffet [UPDATED] Golden Corral Can Thank Reddit for This Bad PR Buffet [UPDATED]
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Today’s going to be a long day for the public relations team for the Golden Corral restaurant chain. Thanks to some front page prominence on Monday morning’s reddit news cycle, the company is going to have to deal with some …

Google Street View Tours Harry Potter Studio Google Street View Tours Harry Potter Studio

If you’re a Harry Potter fan, you’ll probably be happy to know that Google is providing Street View imagery not only of the real world, but also the Harry Potter world, or at least part of it. Google Maps has …

LeAnn Rimes Talks About The Time She Was Almost Knifed
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LeAnn Rimes has spoken quite a bit recently about personal things; in a May interview with Us Weekly, she talked a little about her new album and how hard it was to write about her affair with now-husband Eddie Cibrian. …