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Amazon Black Friday Deals Store Will Offer Discounts Every Day Leading Up To Black Friday Amazon Black Friday Deals Store Will Offer Discounts Every Day Leading Up To Black Friday

Amazon launched its Black Friday Deals Store today. It will feature a “Deal of the Day” as well as various other “doorbuster-style Lightning Deals”. Amazon previewed some of the items that it will be offering discounts on at various times …

Mental Health Visits, Antipsychotics Increase Schizophrenics’ Life Expectancy Mental Health Visits, Antipsychotics Increase Schizophrenics’ Life Expectancy
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Psychiatrists have worried that medications for schizophrenia could improve mental health at the cost of physical health and life expectancy, but new research shows those worries are unfounded. A new study published today in the journal Schizophrenia Bulletin shows that …

George Wendt: Chest Pains Send Him To Hospital George Wendt: Chest Pains Send Him To Hospital
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George Wendt, famous for his role as Norm on the long-running sitcom “Cheers”, was hospitalized on Sunday after chest pains caused him to leave rehearsals for the play he’s working on in Chicago. Wendt will be replaced in a production …

Amazon Unveils Air Patriots, the First Mobile Game to Come Out of Amazon Game Studios Amazon Unveils Air Patriots, the First Mobile Game to Come Out of Amazon Game Studios

Today, Amazon has just launched their first-ever venture into mobile game development. It’s called “Air Patriots” and it is available today on Kindle Fire, Android, and iOS. Air Patriots is the second product from the newly-launched Amazon Game Studios, the …

Facebook Details More App Dashboard Updates Facebook Details More App Dashboard Updates

It’s been a while since Facebook has posted a meaty Operation Developer Love post, but salvation came this week. The social network has announced a number of new updates for the app dashboard that developers will surely appreciate. Facebook announced …

Biden Jokes About 2016, Gets Republicans Riled Biden Jokes About 2016, Gets Republicans Riled
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Joe Biden recently surprised onlookers and one unsuspecting Republican when he grabbed a cellphone from a man in a Sarasota restaurant yesterday and engaged in a long conversation with the person he’d been talking to–his brother– about health care reform. …

Smokers Miss More Work, Shows Study Smokers Miss More Work, Shows Study

A new study shows that smokers take two to three more sick days per year than those who don’t, costing billions of pounds worth of lost productivity. The study, published this week in the journal Addiction, shows that smokers are …

UK Court Orders Apple To Rewrite Its Samsung Statement UK Court Orders Apple To Rewrite Its Samsung Statement
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Last week, Apple published a statement on its Web site saying that Samsung did not copy the iPad. The statement was ordered by a UK court after Apple lost its patent battle against Samsung. Now the courts are saying that …

Miranda Lambert: Mustache Gains Her Some Attention Miranda Lambert: Mustache Gains Her Some Attention

Country star Miranda Lambert is no stranger to attention; she got her first record deal after placing third in the talent competition “Nashville Star” in 2003 and her first album, “Kerosene”, went platinum in the States. She went on to …

Richard Branson and Barack Obama Are Your Most-Followed LinkedIn Thought Leaders Richard Branson and Barack Obama Are Your Most-Followed LinkedIn Thought Leaders

The people of LinkedIn have spoken. After the first month of the social network allowing them to follow “thought leaders,” they have elected Sir Richard Branson as the most thought leadery of all. With 757,000+ followers, he is the the …

Air Force Brawl Called A “Teachable Moment” By Academy Air Force Brawl Called A “Teachable Moment” By Academy
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A 27-man brawl between Air Force cadets last week is being treated as a “teachable moment” by the Academy, but because this isn’t the first time it’s happened, they are also taking it seriously. The fight broke out during what …

You Can Donate to Hurricane Sandy Relief Through eBay, PayPal You Can Donate to Hurricane Sandy Relief Through eBay, PayPal

As the Americans hit hardest by this week’s superstorm begin the long, arduous cleanup process – they’re going to need all the help they can get. Since most of us can’t physically help them pick up the pieces, monetary donations …

Watch Dogs Preview Released; Ubisoft is hiring Watch Dogs Preview Released; Ubisoft is hiring

Ubisoft today released its first look at Watch Dogs since the game became the surprise hit of E3 this past spring. For those who missed Ubisoft’s E3 announcement and accompanying gameplay footage, Watch Dogs is a near-future cyberpunk game set …

Kim Dotcom Drops More Details On The New Mega Kim Dotcom Drops More Details On The New Mega

We’ve known that Megaupload was coming back in some form or another for a while now, but it wasn’t until mid-October that Kim Dotcom pulled back the curtain on the new service. It’s called Mega, and Dotcom says it will …

Kate Moss Breakdown: Shoot Led To Anxiety Kate Moss Breakdown: Shoot Led To Anxiety

Kate Moss is one of the most famous models in the world, breaking onto the scene in the ’90s and creating a “look” which swept the runways and the nation: “heroin chic”. She was slight, pale, and always appeared on …

Donate to Hurricane Sandy Relief While Using iTunes Donate to Hurricane Sandy Relief While Using iTunes
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Apple and the American Red Cross have partnered to help superstorm Sandy survivors by adding a donation page to iTunes this morning. From the iTunes homepage, you can access the donation page via a new button just under the new …

Tim Tebow: Girlfriend Is A Celebrity Tim Tebow: Girlfriend Is A Celebrity
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Tim Tebow was spotted having a good time in Jacksonville on Tuesday night at Latitude 30, and he wasn’t alone; TMZ reports the Jets quarterback was hanging out with actress Camilla Belle, who is perhaps best known for her roles …

Polident, Halloween, and Donald Trump Polident, Halloween, and Donald Trump

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

Sony’s Until Dawn Gets a Halloween Trailer Sony’s Until Dawn Gets a Halloween Trailer

Here’s yet another horror video game trailer to celebrate everyone’s favorite candy-filled holiday. Sony today released another look at its upcoming “teen horror” game Until Dawn. Don’t be too scared, though. Where the Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs and Outlast …

NMA Reveals The First Star Wars Episode VII Trailer NMA Reveals The First Star Wars Episode VII Trailer

Disney is buying LucasFilm and is on schedule to release a new Star Wars film in 2015. The news was shocking to some, while others welcomed their new Disney overlords. It took a while for everybody to realize that it …

This Extremely Close Call Is Your Holy Sh*t, War Is Terrifying Video of the Day This Extremely Close Call Is Your Holy Sh*t, War Is Terrifying Video of the Day

One of the more fascinating and terrifying things to come out of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are the self-made videos posted by soldiers. The were the first two wars to occur in the YouTube age, and thus the …

Facebook Gives Users Halloween Status Update Prompts Facebook Gives Users Halloween Status Update Prompts

Facebook is showing some users Halloween-themed messages in their status update boxes, replacing the usual “What’s on your mind?” Not everybody is seeing it, and it’s unclear why Facebook is not showing it to all users. It doesn’t really seem …

NASA’s Dawn Discovers ‘Young’ Surface on Asteroid NASA’s Dawn Discovers ‘Young’ Surface on Asteroid
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NASA announced today that data from its Dawn probe show the giant asteroid Vesta is constantly “stirring” its surface, presenting a “young” appearance. The type of weathering that occurs on airless bodies, such as the moon, does not alter Vesta’s …

BlackBerry 10 Is Now Being Tested At Over 50 Carriers BlackBerry 10 Is Now Being Tested At Over 50 Carriers

RIM is still on track to release BlackBerry 10 early next year. The mobile OS needs to be a hit, or RIM won’t be around for much longer. We won’t know the consumer reaction to the new BlackBerry handsets until …