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Beardless “Duck Dynasty” Brother To Join Cast In August
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“Duck Dynasty” has been a huge breakout hit for A&E as the Robertson brothers charm viewers, and now the show is about to add another from the clan: Alan, the only one of the brothers who doesn’t have a huge …

Google Is Making A Game Console [Report]
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Back in May, it was revealed that Google had hired legendary game designer Noah Falstein to head up what looked like a gaming division at the company. At the time, many thought Google was just getting into game development, but …

‘Orange Is The New Black’ Season 2 Already Confirmed By Netflix ‘Orange Is The New Black’ Season 2 Already Confirmed By Netflix

Netflix seems to think its show Orange is the New Black is already a hit, which is interesting, considering it hasn’t even been made available on Netflix yet. The show is scheduled to debut with 13 episodes on Netflix on …

Xbox 360 Is Getting a Time Warner App That Will Stream 300 Live Channels Xbox 360 Is Getting a Time Warner App That Will Stream 300 Live Channels

The amount of content that some Xbox 360 users are able to access is about to get a significant boost. Today, Microsoft and Time Warner Cable announced what they call a “landmark deal” which will put hundreds of live cable …

Laptop Shipments Fell Hard in Q1 2013 Laptop Shipments Fell Hard in Q1 2013

Though PC manufacturers are expecting to make up ground in the third quarter of 2013, it’s clear that they’ve taken a massive hit in the first half of the fiscal year. Market research firm IHS this week released a report …

Alyssa Milano Bares Skin, Talks “Who’s The Boss?”
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Alyssa Milano grew up alongside many of us; as Sam on “Who’s The Boss”, she was the pretty tomboy all the boys had a crush on and all the girls wanted to be like. As she made a transition into …

Ford F-150 Tremor Coming This Fall

Ford Motors that its new Ford F-150 Tremor truck will be coming to market sometime this fall. Ford is calling the Tremor the “world’s first EcoBoost-powered sport truck.” The truck will come with a 3.5-liter EcoBoost engine and an electronic …

Odin Lloyd Murder: New Details Emerge

New details have emerged recently in the murder of Odin Lloyd. Aaron Hernandez, formerly of the New England Patriots, was arrested and charged with Lloyd’s murder yesterday afternoon. During Hernandez’s arraignment today in Boston, a text conversation between Lloyd and …

Massive Chalice Kickstarter Ends With Over $1.2M

Double Fine, the developer behind games such as Psychonauts and Brutal Legend, ended its second big Kickstarter campaign today. The Massive Chalice Kickstarter raised $1,229,015 – well over its goal of $725,000. Massive Chalice is being described as a tactical …

Walmart Drops Paula Deen: Embattled Chef Loses Another Brand
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Embattled TV chef Paula Deen has lost yet another corporate deal in the wake of revelations regarding her use of racial slurs. The retail giant announced today that it would not be ordering any more of Deen’s branded merchandise beyond …

New Drug Could Help Fight Type 1 Diabetes
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A clinical trial of a new vaccine may have found a new method to combat type 1 diabetes. A team of researchers at the Stanford University Medical Center conducted the trial, which found that the “DNA reverse vaccine” reduced levels …

China: Knife Attacks Kill 24 in Riots

As riots in western China continue, the violence of clashes between police and protesters is escalating. Recent rioting in northwest China has left 24 people dead this week. Official Chinese news agency Xinhua is reporting that 24 people were killed …

EA Wants To Grow Origin Beyond A Transaction Interface
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Too many PC gamers, Origin, EA’s digital storefront for PC game purchases, is a necessary evil, especially if you are one of those who wants to play Battlefield 3. That is, if gamers didn’t have to have Origin, they probably …

Unemployment Benefits: What the Newest Numbers Mean Unemployment Benefits: What the Newest Numbers Mean
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According to data released today by the U.S. Department of Labor, the number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell 9,000 for the week ending June 22, 2013. The seasonally adjusted initial benefits claims was 346,000. Numbers of initial claims …

Boston Bombing Suspect Indicted, Faces Possible Death Penalty

Dzohkhar Tsarnaev, the surviving Boston bombing suspect, was indicted on more than 30 charges today and could face the death penalty. Tsarnaev has been charged with the murder of three marathon attendees as well as MIT Officer Sean Collier, who …

Meow Men, Or, When Mad Men Gets a Feline Makeover

There’s really nothing bad about this. I mean, just watch it. It’s the opening credits from AMC’s Mad Men, but with cats. And the iconic Mad Men theme song has been replaced by “meows” – which is cat speak! Cats. …

Big Brother 2013 Introduces New Elements To The Reality Series

Big Brother 2013 premiered last night, and the 14-year-old reality TV series is proving that it still has a few new ideas to play around with. The newest season of Big Brother introduced us to 16 contestants who are all …

Splinter Cell Blacklist “Spies vs. Mercs” Trailer Released
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Splinter Cell: Blacklist has been announced for so long that it’s hard to forget it hasn’t been released yet. Moreover, the game has been overshadowed by other Ubisoft games such as Watch Dogs and Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, not …

Kat Von D, Deadmau5 Break Up; Did He Cheat?
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Kat Von D, the Hollywood-based tattoo artist who has been a reality star for years, has had a rocky relationship with DJ Deadmau5. The couple began dating last year and Deadmau5 proposed to Kat over Twitter in December after they …

“Fifty Shades of Grey” Movie Cast Rumors Abound as Release Date is Announced
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Focus Features announced today that the movie adaptation of E.L. James’ steamy bestseller will hit theaters Aug. 1, 2014. Speculation about who will play the ingénue Anastasia Steele and her dominating, billionaire lover Christian Grey has intensified after it was …

DuckDuckGo Launches New ‘Search & Stories’ App DuckDuckGo Launches New ‘Search & Stories’ App

DuckDuckGo has had an Android app available for a couple years, and now it has finally launched an update, calling the app Search & Stories, and launced it for iOS too. The app lets users search anonymously, much like the …

Ex-Groupon CEO Andrew Mason’s Motivational Business Album Drops July 2nd Ex-Groupon CEO Andrew Mason’s Motivational Business Album Drops July 2nd

We’re happy to tell you that ex-Groupon CEO Andrew Mason has announced an official release date for this 7-track album of motivational business music. Hardly Workin’ officially drops on July 2nd, “just in time for American audiences to incorporate into …

Crohn’s Disease Linked to Common Virus

Researchers in Sweden have tentatively linked Crohn’s disease to an enterovirus that is commonly found in the intestines. Crohn’s disease is a type of inflammatory bowel disease that can cause chronic diarrhea and stomach pain. The cause of the disease …

Artist John Paul Caponigro Gives Google Talk Artist John Paul Caponigro Gives Google Talk

Artist John Paul Capronigro recently gave an “At Google” talk, which Google has now made available to the general public. In the speech, he talks about his creative process. “He shows how each discipline and different modes of operating with …