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Avril’s Ex Has A Stunning Halloween Costume Avril’s Ex Has A Stunning Halloween Costume

If you were once married to Avril Lavigne and then had to bear the burden of watching her shenanigans with new future hubby Chad Kroeger (of Nickelback fame), you’d probably be a little bitter. Well, Halloween is the perfect time …

Facebook Cancels NYC Gifts Event Ahead of Hurricane Sandy Facebook Cancels NYC Gifts Event Ahead of Hurricane Sandy

In light of the imminent landfall of “Frankenstorm” Hurricane Sandy in New York City, Facebook has become the next company to postpone scheduled events in the city. Earlier this month, Facebook sent out invitations for a November 1st event set …

New Hitman: Absolution Trailer Highlights “Dynamic” Audio New Hitman: Absolution Trailer Highlights “Dynamic” Audio

Square Enix and IO Interactive want gamers to know every detail of Hitman: Absolution before its release. Already, trailers detailing over-the-top bad guys, varied weapons, assassination methods, and silly costumes have been released. Today’s trailer demonstrates how the audio in …

Robert Downey Jr. And Jack Black Are Soldiers Of The Future Robert Downey Jr. And Jack Black Are Soldiers Of The Future
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It’s only a few weeks until the launch of Call of Duty: Blacks Ops II on November 13. Until then, Activision will be bombaring the Internet and television with ads for the latest blockbuster title. Much like Modern Warfare 3, …

Windows 8: Is It Worth The Upgrade? Windows 8: Is It Worth The Upgrade?
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Windows 8 has been at the forefront of discussion for the weeks leading up to its launch on Friday. The company says that Windows 8 is the future – a world where traditional desktop computing and touch computing can live …

Short Film Explores the Perils of Being “Hooked” on Facebook Short Film Explores the Perils of Being “Hooked” on Facebook
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It’s much easier to lie about yourself (or embellish, if you will) on the internet than it is in person. How do you know that a person really “likes” a certain band or brand? How do you know that profile …

You Might Be Waiting Months To See Effects From Google’s Link Disavow Tool You Might Be Waiting Months To See Effects From Google’s Link Disavow Tool
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If you were hit by the Penguin update, you should probably use Google’s new Link Disavow tool, particularly if you can’t get bad links removed. That’s the message we’re getting from Google’s Matt Cutts. Cutts and Google really emphasized that …

Natina Reed Killed In Atlanta: Twitter Reacts Natina Reed Killed In Atlanta: Twitter Reacts
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Singer and actress Natina Reed, who was a member of the R&B group Blaque and appeared in the popular cheerleading film “Bring It On”, was struck by a car and killed on an Atlanta highway over the weekend, just two …

Microsoft’s Surface Tablet Isn’t Easy To Repair Microsoft’s Surface Tablet Isn’t Easy To Repair
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Microsoft launched its first foray into tablets – the Surface – on Friday. It’s possible that a new Surface owner has already broken the screen. What are they to do? It’s probably still under warranty, but more adventurous users may …

Stocks Halted as Hurricane Sandy Hurtles Toward New York Stocks Halted as Hurricane Sandy Hurtles Toward New York

Major stock trading is halted today as fears about Hurricane Sandy continue to shut down nearly the entire Northeastern U.S. Both the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and NASDAQ have announced their U.S. stock exchanges will be closed today, and …

Marco Rubio’s Daughter Home From Hospital Marco Rubio’s Daughter Home From Hospital
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Senator Marco Rubio’s 12-year old daughter, Amanda, was rushed to the hospital on Saturday after a golf cart she was riding in was involved in a collision. She was taken to Miami Children’s Hospital and treated for a concussion, but …

Hurricane Sandy Prompts Paywall Takedowns at The New York Times, Wall Street Journal Hurricane Sandy Prompts Paywall Takedowns at The New York Times, Wall Street Journal

As “Frankenstorm” Hurricane Sandy bears down on the east coast, a few online news sources have decided to make their content freely available to everyone with an internet connection. That means tearing down those paywalls The New York Times is …

Skyrim Premium Edition Spotted on Amazon Skyrim Premium Edition Spotted on Amazon

Aside from Dishonored, Bethesda doesn’t have a huge title hitting store shelves this holiday season. Instead, it appears the company is preparing to offer last year’s hit Skyrim in a special “Premium Edition” bundle. At least in Germany, that is. …

Windows Phone 8 Companion App Released For Windows 8 Windows Phone 8 Companion App Released For Windows 8

Windows 8 has just been released and the reception has been mixed. Despite the mixed reviews, there are some really neat things about the new operating system. One of the more interesting features is how Microsoft has made the OS …

Carly Fiorina: Mourdock’s Rape Comment Was “Stupid” Carly Fiorina: Mourdock’s Rape Comment Was “Stupid”
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Things got heated pretty quickly on Sunday’s episode of “Meet the Press”, which featured Rachel Maddow, Carly Fiorina, John Hickenlooper, and David Brooks, among others. The topics were varied, but the guests mostly wanted to talk about a few key …

Sons Of Anarchy Season 4 Hits Netflix Instant Sons Of Anarchy Season 4 Hits Netflix Instant
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Sons Of Anarchy Season 4 has finally made its way to Netflix Instant for your streaming pleasure (in the U.S.). This might have been more useful a couple months ago, as Season 5 premiered on September 11th, but better late …

Amazon Runs Giant Homepage Ad Slamming the iPad Mini Amazon Runs Giant Homepage Ad Slamming the iPad Mini

If you happen to head over to Amazon.com this morning, you’ll be greeted with a giant ad for the Kindle Fire HD. That, in and of itself, is not really news. What is interesting is that the ad is a …

Hurricane Sandy (Frankenstorm) Gets Google Crisis Response Maps Hurricane Sandy (Frankenstorm) Gets Google Crisis Response Maps
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Google’s Crisis Response team has put together a Hurricane Sandy map with location tracking, public alerts, radar/cloud imagery, evacuation information, shelters and storm footage. “Already responsible for a reported 41 deaths across the Caribbean, late-season Hurricane Sandy is expected to …

Nexus 7 Price Drops as 32GB Model is Unveiled Nexus 7 Price Drops as 32GB Model is Unveiled
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It’s been known for a while and rumored for even longer that Google’s Nexus 7 tablet will be arriving in a 32GB model soon. Just last week Office Depot began offering the device through its web store. This weekend, Office …

Google Android Event Canceled Due To Hurricane Sandy Google Android Event Canceled Due To Hurricane Sandy
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Hurricane Sandy has been slowly moving its way up the east coast. It’s expected to hit New York City later tonight or early Tuesday morning. The impending storm has halted anything and everything in and around New York City. Google …

Bob Ross Paints Happy Little Trees in Today’s Google Doodle Bob Ross Paints Happy Little Trees in Today’s Google Doodle
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Let’s see a show of hands – how many of you have spent at least one lazy Sunday afternoon sprawled out on your couch watching episode after episode of The Joy of Painting? Huh? More than once? I thought so. …

Tamera Mowry Wants To Give Birth Already Tamera Mowry Wants To Give Birth Already
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Tamera Mowry, who is expecting her first child–a son–any minute now, says she is trying to be patient, but with her due date looming tomorrow and no sign of a baby yet, she’s growing very impatient. “If I have yet …

Want To Increase Your Sales With Pinterest? Want To Increase Your Sales With Pinterest?
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This week, comScore put out its monthly list of the top 50 sites in the U.S. (in terms of unique visitors), and Pinterest made the list for the first time. It’s still growing. As it continues to attract more users, …

Yahoo Says Microsoft Is Making It Hard To Deliver Its Value Proposition To Users Yahoo Says Microsoft Is Making It Hard To Deliver Its Value Proposition To Users
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Yahoo slammed Microsoft today over its use of “Do Not Track” by default in Internet Explorer 10. This is interesting on several levels, but most notably because Yahoo and MIcrosoft are partners in search and advertising. Together, they have put …