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Fergie, Duhamel Expecting Their First Child

Fergie and husband Josh Duhamel are expecting their first child, despite the singer’s recent adamant denials that the pregnancy rumors weren’t true. As we all know, as soon as a rumor makes it to the gossip mags, it’s got a …

Childhood TV Viewing Linked to Antisocial, Criminal Behavior

A new study has found that excessive TV watching in childhood could portend antisocial or criminal behavior later in life. The study, published in the journal Pediatrics, followed 1,000 children between the ages of 5 and 15. Every two years …

Finally, The Maker’s Mark Debacle Gets A Taiwanese Animation Video

Next Media Animation (NMA) has put out a new video chronicling the big Maker’s Mark “dilution disaster” (which has now been resolved, as the distiller backtracked on its original plans following customer outrage). NMA, which has taken on the John …

Watch This Mini Land a Perfect, Unassisted Backflip

In snowy Tignes, France, Guerlain Chicherit has successfully performed a backflip in a car. Yep, a real, unassisted backflip in a MINI – and he actually lands it. According to MINI, it’s the first of its kind. Don’t try this …

Rock Band To End Weekly DLC Updates In April

Rock Band isn’t as popular as it once was. Heck, the entire rhythm/plastic peripheral genre is a mere shadow of its old self. That being said, Harmonix deserves a lot of respect for keeping weekly DLC updates for the titles …

Brothers Blow Up House Celebrating Lottery Win

Two brothers in Kansas managed to blow up their house on Friday after winning $75,000 in the lottery; officials say the brothers bought weed and meth to celebrate their win, then attempted to use butane torches to light their paraphernalia. …

PlayStation 4 Could Cost as Little as £300 [RUMOR]

With Sony‘s big announcement of its next-generation console just days away, rumors about the device are running rampant. Just this weekend, the Wall Street Journal reported that the PlayStation 4 (or whatever Sony ends up calling it) will offer backwards …

Burger King Twitter Hack: No Schadenfreude from McDonald’s End Burger King Twitter Hack: No Schadenfreude from McDonald’s End

If you run the Twitter account for a major international business, take this as a cautionary tale. It’s been a pretty bad day for whoever is in charge of fast-food chain Burger King’s Twitter account. Earlier this afternoon, the account …

Zoophiles March On Berlin To Demand Equal Rights
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Since 1969, zoophiles have enjoyed protection under German law as the practice of bestiality was completely legal. Fast forward to last year, Germany was looking into getting rid of the law and replacing it with a ban on bestiality. The …

Khloe Kardashian Fired From “X-Factor” Gig
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Khloe Kardashian may be looking for a job soon, as it’s being reported that the suits at “X-Factor” have asked Mario Lopez back to fulfill hosting duties in the next season but not her. Kardashian had no prior experience before …

CNIL Still Speaking Out Against Google Privacy Policy CNIL Still Speaking Out Against Google Privacy Policy
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French privacy watchdog CNIL is press Google on privacy changes again, several months after it called on the company to give users more control. As you may know, Google consolidated a slew of its various privacy policies last year into …

Richard Briers Dies: Actor Was 79

Richard Briers, a British actor famous for his appearances both on stage and television, has died after suffering complications from emphysema. He was 79 years old. Briers was perhaps best known for his role on television’s “The Good Life”, but …

China Will Beat Out U.S. To Become Top Smart Device Market This Month China Will Beat Out U.S. To Become Top Smart Device Market This Month

Over the past few years, China has quickly become one of the largest consumers of smart devices. The iPhone is incredibly popular in the country, and cheap Android devices are obviously very popular as well. Despite that, the U.S. still …

Titanic Violin to be Auctioned Off
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The violin of Wallace Hartley, bandleader on the RMS Titanic, will be put up for auction on April 20. The news comes courtesy The Daily Mail, which reports that the violin is currently undergoing tests to prove its authenticity. Wallace …

Bing Gives ‘Friends’ Photos’ Facebook Feature A Makeover Bing Gives ‘Friends’ Photos’ Facebook Feature A Makeover

Bing announced that it has made some adjustments to the Friends’ Photos social search feature it launched last year. Updates include a new look and interface and a new “slideshow mode”. “You may be familiar with the modern user interface …

Die Hard Wins Box Office. How About Twitter?

The latest Die Hard sequel, A Good Day To Die Hard, won the weekend box office, debuting at $25 million, according to CBS News. It looks like the movie will remain in the theaters for a while, and plenty of …

Behold, the Mother of All Porn Infographics
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Jon Millward has spent the last six months carefully analyzing porn. So what, right? Who hasn’t? No, my friends, you haven’t been analyzing porn in the way that he has. “For the first time, a massive data set of 10,000 …

Bieber Rips Carney, Carney Becomes Bieber
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Patrick Carney started a veritable shitstorm last week when he made a comment directed at Justin Bieber after the Grammys, but he seems to be taking the backlash well. When asked about what he thought regarding Bieber not winning a …

Harlem Shake at Nintendo Features Luigi, Lots of Green

Over the past few weeks it has become almost mandatory that every office with a video camera create a Harlem Shake video. It’s a trend that has hit Groupon, The Daily Show, and even Google and Facebook have gotten in …

Google No Longer Lets You Create Your Own Search Stories Google No Longer Lets You Create Your Own Search Stories

Google no longer supports its Search Stories Video Creator. A Googler broke the news in a Google Groups thread (via Search Engine Roundtable) when a user inquired about issues with the offering. “It is with a heavy heart that I …

Leonardo DiCaprio’s Asian Market Jim Beam Ad

Well, this exists. As a native Kentuckian, I’m happy to see Leo shilling bourbon. But as a native Kentuckian, I wish that Leo would shill better bourbon. #Kentuckyproblems. [via BuzzFeed]

Source No Longer Claims To Have Leaked ‘iPhone 5S’ Motherboard Images [Updated] Source No Longer Claims To Have Leaked ‘iPhone 5S’ Motherboard Images [Updated]

Update: iOSDoc, which first published these photos has now come out and said they found out they are fake. More from them here. Every so often, we see sources indicating that they have leaked images of Apple’s new devices, and …

Google Shares Details And Pictures From Its Glass Foundry Event Google Shares Details And Pictures From Its Glass Foundry Event

It was revealed last month that Google would be inviting developers to two separate hackathons to work on the future of Glass. These events wouldn’t be open to the public, and the attending developers can’t say anything about what they …

Jerry Buss Dies: Lakers Owner Was 80 Years Old

Jerry Buss, the self-made millionaire who owned a generous stake in the L.A. Lakers, has died of complications from cancer. He was 80 years old. Buss struggled with health problems in recent years and hadn’t made many public appearances after …