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Magic Mike, Ted Claim Top Spots at the Box Office Magic Mike, Ted Claim Top Spots at the Box Office
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“Magic Mike”, director Steven Soderbergh’s saucy male stripper comedy/drama, took off everything it could in order to dominate the box office over the weekend. Unfortunately for Mike, “Family Guy” mastermind Seth MacFarlane’s raunchy R-rated comedy “Ted”, starring Mark Wahlberg and …

Amelia Earhart: Anniversary Search Could Yield Answers Amelia Earhart: Anniversary Search Could Yield Answers
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Today, on the anniversary of pilot Amelia Earhart’s mysterious disappearance, a group of people who desperately want to know what happened to her are setting out to search once again for the wreckage of her plane. What makes this search …

The Robotic Uprising Begins At Google I/O The Robotic Uprising Begins At Google I/O

On top of all the great new hardware and software that Google showed off at I/O, there was another trend taking off – robots. Surprisingly enough, it seems that Android is pretty good at powering robots. We already saw a …

Alienware Thinks The Surface Won’t Be Much Of A Gaming PC Alienware Thinks The Surface Won’t Be Much Of A Gaming PC
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There’s still a lot of mystery surrounding Microsoft’s Surface tablet. We know the specs and the general look of the device, but we don’t know the launch date or its true capabilities. The Windows 8 Pro version of the Surface …

Yitzhak Shamir Dies: Former Israeli Prime Minister Was 96 Yitzhak Shamir Dies: Former Israeli Prime Minister Was 96
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Yitzhak Shamir, former Israeli prime minister, has died. He was 96 years old. A small man who did big things, Yitzhak Shamir was described as an “underground” leader who was distrustful of an Arab regime. He was noted as a …

Savannah Guthrie Replaces Ann Curry on “Today” Savannah Guthrie Replaces Ann Curry on “Today”
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Savannah Guthrie, who has been co-host for the “Today” show’s third hour, is movin’ on up to take Ann Curry’s spot opposite Matt Lauer. The show has seen a dramatic decline in ratings since Curry took over the job; NBC …

Troubled Game Publisher THQ Is Worth 21 Million Pounds Of Candy Corn Troubled Game Publisher THQ Is Worth 21 Million Pounds Of Candy Corn

It’s no secret that THQ is in a bit of trouble these days. The game publisher has had a string of misses and bad management that led to their current financial state. The company has been threatened with delisting from …

LEGO + Portal = Shut Up And Take My Money LEGO + Portal = Shut Up And Take My Money
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I love LEGO. I love Portal. What if there was a way to combine my love for two equally awesome things into a single property of epic proportions? Good thing LEGO Cuusoo exists to make my dreams a reality. If …

Joe Paterno: Cover Up May Have Been His Idea Joe Paterno: Cover Up May Have Been His Idea
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In the days and weeks since Joe Paterno’s death, he has been painted as a good, honest man whose main goal in life was bettering the lives of his players; he has been hailed as a kindly older gentleman with …

This Quantum Conundrum Game Show Could Have Been Nick Arcade (It’s Not) This Quantum Conundrum Game Show Could Have Been Nick Arcade (It’s Not)

I think I’m not the only one who yearns for a return of Nick Arcade. The early 90s game show featured kids answering trivia questions based around video games and then the winners attempting to navigate a virtual reality side-scrolling …

Google Wants Project Glass To Have A Role In Your Baby’s Life Google Wants Project Glass To Have A Role In Your Baby’s Life

I think we can all agree that Google showed off the potential of Project Glass during Google I/O in an extreme way. Unfortunately, not everybody is a skydiving, extreme biking, rappelling sports star. What can Project Glass do for the …

Facebook Is Still No Country For Sex Offenders, Says Indiana Judge Facebook Is Still No Country For Sex Offenders, Says Indiana Judge
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“Sex offenders are deplorable and allowing them access to our children via Facebook is criminal.” How about “it’s a universal human right, protected by the constitution, to be able to access these forms of communication as they amount to free …

Google Upsets Google+ Power User Wil Wheaton Again, What About You? Google Upsets Google+ Power User Wil Wheaton Again, What About You?
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Geek celebrity Wil Wheaton is what you might call a Google+ power user. He’s actively engaged on Google’s social network, and has amassed 1,373,118 followers to date. That’s a lot for Google+. Google, however, keeps doing things with Google+ that …

Bob Seger Robbed At Daughter’s House Party Bob Seger Robbed At Daughter’s House Party
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Besides being the only man not currently working on HGTV who would make my mom leave my dad, Bob Seger is apparently a pretty cool guy. His personal collection of awesome stuff includes a 1978 autographed Les Paul guitar and …

Penn State Cover-Up: Emails Show What Officials Knew Penn State Cover-Up: Emails Show What Officials Knew
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In emails obtained by CNN and other news outlets this week, former Penn State president Graham Spanier signed off on keeping the child-abuse allegations against Jerry Sandusky a secret, calling it a “humane and reasonable way to proceed” rather than …

Phillip Phillips Is Back In Fine Form After Surgery Phillip Phillips Is Back In Fine Form After Surgery
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Phillip Phillips, the winner of this year’s “American Idol”, gave fans quite a scare when word got out during the competition that he had a serious medical condition, and even more so when he announced he was postponing much-needed surgery …

Erin Andrews Leaving ESPN, Twitter Sounds Off Erin Andrews Leaving ESPN, Twitter Sounds Off

With the news yesterday that Erin Andrews is leaving ESPN came a range of emotions, mostly sadness from guys who enjoy looking at her during “College Football Gameday”. But of course, as with anything, Twitter users found it in themselves …

Erin Andrews Leaving ESPN: Twitter Breaks News Erin Andrews Leaving ESPN: Twitter Breaks News

Erin Andrews, who has been the sideline reporter for ESPN for over eight years, is leaving the network. Her departure was announced yesterday by publicist Mike Soltys on Twitter, sparking instant talk about the popular reporter. Her fame has grown …

Selena Gomez: Bikini Pics Blowing Up On Web Selena Gomez: Bikini Pics Blowing Up On Web
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Selena Gomez seems to have it all: she’s a Disney Channel princess, Justin Bieber’s girlfriend (a title a lot of girls would probably quite literally kill for), and she has a stomach you could bounce a quarter off of. As …

Map Of World’s Earthquakes Astonishes Geologists Map Of World’s Earthquakes Astonishes Geologists
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The wonders of the natural world are fascinating, frightening, and, in many cases, beautiful, even if the destruction they may cause is not. Nature, like the universe, is often up to things right under our noses that we aren’t even …

Bath Salts Being Targeted Despite Miami Cannibal’s Toxicology Report Bath Salts Being Targeted Despite Miami Cannibal’s Toxicology Report
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In recent weeks, the term “bath salts” has exploded around the web as speculation about its involvement in a string of bizarre incidents leads investigators to a crack down on the synthetic drug. It all started with the “Miami Cannibal“, …

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal Commits Huge Gaffe Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal Commits Huge Gaffe
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Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal slipped up during an important conference call yesterday morning, which was hosted by the Republican National Committee and concerned the groundbreaking decision made by the Supreme Court earlier this week regarding the president’s health care initiative. …

Google Launches Crisis Map to Fight This Particularly Vicious Wildfire Season Google Launches Crisis Map to Fight This Particularly Vicious Wildfire Season
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Through the combination of unreal heat, persistently strong winds, and a kindling-dry landscape, Colorado is currently suffering through the most destructive wildfire in the state’s history. Expanding 26 square miles, the wildfire has already displaced tens of thousands of people …

Twitter’s Greater Rule Enforcement Cuts LinkedIn Off Twitter’s Greater Rule Enforcement Cuts LinkedIn Off
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When Michael Sippey, group product manager at Twitter, made the announcement today that Twitter would begin a tighter enforcement of its “Developer Rules of the Road,” such as the rule that developers should not use Twitter APIs to “mimic or …