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Henriette & Gil: Hurricane, Tropical Storm Pass near Hawaii
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Tropical Storm Henriette graduated to hurricane status this morning, and is actively heading westward through the central Pacific Ocean. Weather.com is currently tracking the development of the storm. At last update, the storm was heading west-northwest at approximately 10 mph, …

Saints Row IV Character Creator App on Xbox, Steam

With the amount of customization available to fans of the Saints Row: The Third, it’s easy to become attached to a character. However, it can be frustrating for gamers to buy a brand new game only to spend the first …

Sinkhole: Montreal Worker Swallowed Up With Digger

A Montreal man was working on a backhoe on Monday morning when a giant sinkhole opened up in the middle of the road, swallowing him up along with the machinery. The driver is said to have escaped with minor injuries, …

IKEA Uses Augmented Reality to Show You How Furniture Will Look in Your House IKEA Uses Augmented Reality to Show You How Furniture Will Look in Your House

The new 2014 IKEA catalog app is debuting a new augmented reality feature that lets users see how certain pieces of furniture will look in their homes. All you have to do is scan one of the select item pages, …

Apple, Samsung Set to Dominate Smartphone Sales Apple, Samsung Set to Dominate Smartphone Sales

For over one year, industry numbers have been showing that the smartphone market is quickly becoming a two-company race. Apple and Samsung have been taking market share quarter-by-quarter at the expense of companies such as HTC, Motorola, and BlackBerry. Now …

Companies Are Duking It Out Online For Consumers’ Hearts And Minds [Infographic] Companies Are Duking It Out Online For Consumers’ Hearts And Minds [Infographic]

Everybody is fighting to have you access the Internet on their hardware or software platforms. In fact, you may even call it a war. Some wars are more contested than others, but they’re all fighting to gain your favor at …

Amazon Art Launches As a New Fine Art Marketplace Amazon Art Launches As a New Fine Art Marketplace

Amazon has partnered with a bunch of fine art galleries and dealers to sell quality art via a new portal – Amazon Art. According to the company, Amazon Art will showcase over 40,000 works from more than 4,500 artists. These …

Samsung Prepares to Launch Android Flip-Phone Samsung Prepares to Launch Android Flip-Phone
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As the high-end smartphone market quickly becomes saturated in the U.S. and Europe, tech manufacturers are now looking to the mid-range and low-end smartphone markets for growth. Though most mid-priced smartphones have been scaled-back versions of high-end devices, Samsung is …

Mumford & Sons: You Have To See Who Plays Them In New Video

Mumford And Sons may be Grammy-winning musicians who rose to fame fairly quickly after the release of “Sigh No More”, but that doesn’t mean they don’t have a sense of humor about themselves. And to prove it, they hired some …

Apple Will Replace Your Third Party iPhone Charger With Official Hardware Later This Month Apple Will Replace Your Third Party iPhone Charger With Official Hardware Later This Month

You may have seen recent reports of people either being killed or shocked into a coma by an electrical charge emanating from an iPhone charger. It’s a PR disaster for Apple even if the chargers used were cheap third-party knock-offs. …

Coen Brothers to Produce New “Fargo” TV Series

Movie moguls Joel and Ethan Coen are at it once more. But for the first time, it’s for television. Famous for such favorites as “The Big Lebowski,” and “No Country for Old Men,” the Coens are set to produce a …

Michelle Kwan Joining Olympic Coverage

Two-time Olympic medalist Michelle Kwan will be enjoying the ice again next winter. Fox Sports has hired Kwan to cover the Winter Olympics in Sochi in 2014 Kwan currently works as a senior adviser for public diplomacy and public affairs …

Top Sober and Party Schools in the U.S.
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On Monday, The Princeton Review released its 2014 edition of “The Best 378 Colleges”. Included in the book is the lists of the Top 20 party schools and the Top 20 sober schools. The students who are attending the colleges …

Lena Headey Excited to Fight in “300” Sidequel
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The actress, most notably known as Cersei Lannister in HBO’s Game of Thrones, will be seeing some action on the big screen soon. Lena Headey is reprising her role as Queen Gorgo in the 300 sidequel, 300: Rise of an …

Boa Constrictor Kills Two Children
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On Monday, a boa constrictor escaped from a pet store in Campbellton, New Brunswick, and killed two children. The snake reportedly escaped from a pet store, named “Reptile Ocean”, and made it’s way into the apartment above the store. The …

Driver Runs Over Pedestrians On Venice Boardwalk

The normally peaceful, tourist-filled Venice beach boardwalk in LA was rocked by a terrible tragedy this Saturday, leaving twelve pedestrians injured and one woman dead. The cause of this was a man in his car who, after sitting and watching …

Kendra McKenzie Gill: Bombshell or Bomber?
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Kendra McKenzie Gill, a beauty queen from Utah, has been booked on suspicion of throwing homemade bombs out of a car in what one writer has referred to as the case of “beauty and the bombs.” To be fair, it’s …

Alex Trebek Nearly Brings Eighth Grader to Tears Alex Trebek Nearly Brings Eighth Grader to Tears
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Last week, during Kids Week on “Jeopardy!”, Alex Trebek almost caused an eighth grader to break down in tears after he misspelled “Emancipation Proclamation” during the Final Jeopardy round. Eighth grader from Newtown, Connecticut, Thomas Hurley III, says he was …

Teen Pleads Guilty In Death of Referee
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A 17-year-old Utah boy pleaded guilty to a charge of homicide by assault Monday in a case that has many questioning the presence of violence in sports. The incident comes soon after another unbelievable sports-related event, during which a Brazilian …

Alex Rodriguez, 12 others suspended by MLB

While speaking at a press conference before tonight’s game Alex Rodriguez called the last seven months of his life a “nightmare”. Unfortunately for A-rod, he will not be waking up anytime soon. Major League Baseball handed down punishment today of …

School Bus Driver Failed to Take Action During Fight
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A 64-year-old school bus driver, John Moody, won’t be facing criminal charges after three 15-year-olds attacked a 13-year-old on his bus last month in Pinellas County, Florida. Police said the boy was kicked and stomped 23 times during the attack. …

“True Blood” Season 6: Will Sookie Become a Vampire?

Ultimatums in relationships are never ideal, but I don’t believe anyone has received one quite like Sookie Stackhouse did on Sunday’s episode of True Blood: become vampire or your vampire friends will die. Season six has found another vampire being …

Fire Shuts Down San Fransisco Bay Bridge

San Francisco, California, firefighters were on scene when a tractor trailer truck caught fire on Interstate 80 and tied up traffic on the West Bay Bridge for over 2 hours this morning. “The truck driver pulled to the side of …

A Five Minute Preview of AMC’s ‘Low Winter Sun’

With Breaking Bad getting ready to deliver its last episodes, AMC has something of a void to fill, because a successful channel won’t be successful very long if it rests on the laurels of soon-to-be past shows. Also showing its …