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Used Xbox One Games Will Be Sold At Retail, Publishers Get A Cut This Time Around [Report]
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After Tuesday’s Xbox One reveal, reports came forward that Microsoft would block used games, or at least charge those playing used games a fee. Microsoft finally came out with an official statement that didn’t clear much up, but a report …

Catherine Zeta-Jones is Home After Bipolar Treatment
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Last month, actress Catherine Zeta-Jones announced that she would be receiving treatment for her bipolar disorder. Earlier this week her husband, Michael Douglas, revealed that the Traffic Actress should be done with treatment this week. Now it appears that Zeta-Jones …

Frances Bean Cobain Calls Jenner Out On Twitter
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Frances Bean Cobain, daughter of Courtney Love and Kurt Cobain, doesn’t take kindly to people who can’t see past the end of their own nose. And when she thinks you’re one of those people, you’d better hope she doesn’t find …

Daft Punk’s New Album in 8-bit Is My New Favorite Thing

Daft Punk’s new album Random Access Memories is burning up the charts and breaking records on Spotify. You’ve probably listened to it a few…dozen times, right? Well, I bet you haven’t heard it like this before. Say hello to “A-bit …

Google Reportedly Interested In Acquiring Waze Google Reportedly Interested In Acquiring Waze
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A couple weeks ago, reports came out that Facebook was getting ready to buy mapping/traffic app Waze for up to $1 billion. This was actually an extension of rumors that have been going on for quite some time, dating back …

HTC One Nexus Edition With Stock Android May Be In The Works [Rumor] HTC One Nexus Edition With Stock Android May Be In The Works [Rumor]

One of the pleasant surprises out of this year’s Google I/O was the announcement of a Nexus edition of the Galaxy S4. Now Google may be working on a similar deal with HTC. Anonymous sources speaking to Geek say that …

Daft Punk’s Random Access Memories Is Setting Spotify Records

The radio edit of Daft Punk’s new single “Get Lucky” has already broken Spotify records and currently sits at over 28.3 million streams. Now, Spotify has announced that the album on which it’s featured is also breaking records. Daft Punk’s …

14-Year-Old Girl Covers Van Halen’s ‘Eruption’
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On Monday, a girl named Tina S. posted a video of herself playing guitar to YouTube. Not especially uncommon for the website, but the video this week has received nearly 3 million views. What makes Tina’s video special is that …

15-Year Old Killed Siblings With Knife In Utah
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A 15-year old boy has allegedly killed his two younger brothers, aged 4 and 10, in West Point, Utah. The boys’ mother found her 4-year old dead in their home and ran to find her other children, but they were …

Homeland Security: 3D Printed Guns May Be Impossible To Stop Homeland Security: 3D Printed Guns May Be Impossible To Stop
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The government is concerned about the proliferation of 3D printed guns. That much was obvious when the State Department demanded Defense Distributed remove the blueprints for the first 3D printed gun – The Liberator – from its Web site. Now …

Vin Diesel and Conan Talk Facebook Stardom, Fan Art

Actor Vin Diesel is quite popular on Facebook, and not in a “he’s famous so he has a few million likes” sort of way. We’re talking social media superstar here, a real influencer. The guy has 7 million more likes …

Google Could Be In For Another FTC Antitrust Probe Google Could Be In For Another FTC Antitrust Probe

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission is considering opening up a new antitrust probe into Google’s businesses practices once again, according to reports. This one would not be into Google’s search business, but its display advertising business. Bloomberg cites sources who …

I-5 Bridge Collapses in Washington State, Three Cars Plunge Into River

A bridge crossing the Skagit River in Northwest Washington State collapsed on Thursday, sending three vehicles into the river and injuring three people. According to a report from Seattle’s local Fox affiliate, a bridge along I-5 about 60 miles north …

Digg Reader Will Not Be a Standalone App, Launching By the End of June Digg Reader Will Not Be a Standalone App, Launching By the End of June

Digg’s new RSS reader will be out in about a month – but it won’t be a standalone app. Instead, Digg’s new reader will simply be a part of Digg. Speaking at Internet Week New York, Digg CEO Andrew McLaughlin …

Amanda Bynes Arrested For Weed, Taken to Hospital
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Former child actress and Nickelodeon star Amanda Bynes has been arrested on marijuana-related charges. According to an Associated Press report, Bynes was arrested in her Manhattan apartment on Thursday evening on charges of reckless endangerment, tampering with evidence, and possession …

Parking Deck Collapses At Mall, Kills 1
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A parking structure that was closed to the public collapsed today, killing one man and trapping another for hours. The deck was outside a Macy’s store in Bethesda, Maryland; the victim was a construction worker. The injured man was reportedly …

Live Cicada Cam Shows 17 Year Dormant Insects Invading Washington D.C.

The last time cicadas came above ground in the mid-atlantic region, gas was $1.15/gal, Ask Jeeves was released, Jerry Maguire & Independence day were the blockbuster movies of the summer. The insect oddity will be invading towns up and down …

Abercrombie Apologizes After Headquarters Protest

The heads of Abercrombie & Fitch issued an apology this week after several people traveled to the company’s headquarters in Ohio in protest. The clothing brand, which is aimed at “young, cool kids” according to CEO Mike Jeffries, has been …

Amanda Bynes Threatens Lawsuit For “Fake” Drug Pics

Earlier this week it was reported that Amanda Bynes was turned away from boarding a private flight from New York to Los Angeles for refusing to provide proper identification. The former child actor’s driver’s licence was revoked last year after …

Abercrombie Apologizes Once Again for CEO’s ‘Exclusionary’ Comments
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Clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch are continuing the apology tour, once again telling those angered by comments from CEO Mike Jeffries that they’re sorry for any offense they caused. Earlier this month, comments made by Jeffries during a a 2006 …

Obama Prom Photos Surface, and the POTUS Looks Sharp

Even the president of the United States can’t keep his prom photos a secret. Not that he’d want to – a white jacket and a blue tie is a good look for President Obama. But still, come on, right? The …

‘Colored’ Comment Apology Offered by Golf CEO
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On Thursday, the head of the European golf tour, George O’Grady, used the word “colored” to refer to minorities during a live television interview. O’Grady was commenting on a recent remark golfer Sergio Garcia made in reference to fellow golfer …

8 Years of Viral History Recounted in Billy Joel-Inspired Song

Earlier this week, YouTube turned 8 years old. Feel old, don’t you? Me too. In one way, it’s hard to imagine a world without it, but on the other hand I can still remember when it was just starting to …

Warehouse Captive Rescued by NYPD Warehouse Captive Rescued by NYPD

Earlier this week, the Queens County District Attorney announced that three men have been charged with kidnapping and unlawful imprisonment in connection with the bold kidnapping of an Ecuadorian businessman. The men are alleged to have kidnapped Pedro Portugal from …