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Thor: The Dark World Gets A Character Poster

With Iron Man 3 signifying the official start to Marvel Studio’s Phase Two, the next leg leading up to The Avengers sequel, Thor: The Dark World, is due out on November 8. With that in mind, it’s about that time …

Scammer Sells Online iPhone-Shopper Two ‘Apples’ Scammer Sells Online iPhone-Shopper Two ‘Apples’
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Someone basically pulled the ol’ “Oh, so you want a new Apple for Christmas” dad trick on an unsuspecting online shopper in Brisbane, Australia last week. According to police, a 21-year-old woman was shocked to find that the two new …

NASA Mars Mission Being Prepped For Launch

As NASA‘s Mars rover Curiosity celebrates its first year (Earth year) on Mars, the agency is now looking toward the future of Mars exploration. NASA today announced that its Mars Atmosphere and Volatiles Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft has now arrived at …

Netflix’s ‘House Of Cards’ Wins Nothing At TCA Awards Netflix’s ‘House Of Cards’ Wins Nothing At TCA Awards

Netflix’s House of Cards may be nominated for nine Emmys, and be eligible for the Directors Guild awards, but it didn’t win anything at the Television Critics Association awards this past weekend. The show, which has been the subject of …

Sally Struthers Pleads Not Guilty To OUI, Trial Set
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Sally Struthers has reportedly pleaded not guilty to an OUI charge stemming from an arrest last September in Maine, and a trial has been set for next month. 66-year old Struthers, who rose to fame as Gloria on the ’70s …

Kickstarter Comes to Canada: Build Projects Now, Launch Them September 9th Kickstarter Comes to Canada: Build Projects Now, Launch Them September 9th

As promised back in June, Kickstarter has finally launched to Canadian projects. This is Kickstarter’s second major international expansion. The crowdfunding site officially went live for U.K.-based projects back in October of 2012. Like the U.K. rollout, today’s launch in …

Crazy Eyes From ‘Orange Is The New Black’ Gets Weird Tribute From ‘Breaking Bad’ Rapper

A guy going by the name MC Coolwhip has apparently printed out a whole bunch of copies of a picture of Crazy Eyes from Netflix’s Orange is the New Black, and hung them all over his sister’s room. We know …

Tablet Shipments Down, Apple Loses Market Share Tablet Shipments Down, Apple Loses Market Share

As has already been reported from multiple analyst firms, tablet shipments were slow during the second quarter of 2013. Analyst firm IDC has now weighed in with its numbers, which show just how drastically Apple is losing market share in …

Zynga To Kill Off OMGPOP.com On September 30

OMGPOP is the poster child of the one-hit wonder in mobile gaming. After finding a hit with Draw Something, Zynga bought the developer and tried to strike gold twice. It didn’t work out and the social games giant killed off …

Breaking Bad: The Middle School Musical Is Precisely As Awesome As It Sounds

As you probably know, it’s now only 6 days until the premiere of Breaking Bad. That means that in about 9 weeks, we will know the final fate of Walt, Jesse, Hank, and all of the other Breaking Bad characters …

Google Launches Car Insurance Comparison Tool In France Google Launches Car Insurance Comparison Tool In France
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Google has expanded its car insurance rate comparison tool in France at its Google.fr domain. The feature was spotted by blogger Quentin Ducreux Lerebours at Rude Baguette. He writes: For now, users can get price comparisons for only 7 companies …

Breastfeeding Linked to Reduced Alzheimer’s Risk

Though there are many medical reasons why breastfeeding is widely recommended, researchers at the University of Cambridge have made an unlikely connection through a new study. The study, published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, found that breastfeeding could be …

Twitter Looks to Make It Easier to Report Abusive Behavior in Wake of Controversy Twitter Looks to Make It Easier to Report Abusive Behavior in Wake of Controversy

Last month, we all got to see just how brutal online abuse can be when a feminist activist was subjected to some pretty serious threats due to her outspoken position on women on English currency (or the lack thereof). Of …

Cutts Talks Web Spam Fighting In International Markets Cutts Talks Web Spam Fighting In International Markets
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In today’s Webmaster Help video from Google, Matt Cutts discusses the search giant’s efforts in web spam fighting around the world. Many of us are very used to hearing about the efforts surrounding web spam in the United States, but …

Xbox Live Enforcement United Gets The NMA Treatment

Xbox Live is generally characterized as a Wild West of sorts, but full of racists and bratty children instead of outlaws and cowboys. Microsoft does its best to filter out the bad players from the good, but it can only …

Google Adds New Performance Comparison Feature To AdWords Google Adds New Performance Comparison Feature To AdWords

Google announced on Monday that it is rolling out a new AdWords feature that lets advertisers compare metrics across different time periods by putting data into AdWords tables. The new feature comes in the form of expandable columns, available when …

Tiffani Thiessen Tops Headlines With Spidergirl Pic Tiffani Thiessen Tops Headlines With Spidergirl Pic
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Tiffani Thiessen became a worldwide trending topic today after she shared a photo of her daughter, Harper, wearing a Spiderman mask. The 39-year old actress was doing some shopping at the Disney Store with her little one and snapped a …

Katey Sagal Discusses New Season of Sons of Anarchy
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With the new season of Sons of Anarchy a little over a month away, it’s time for the marketing push to begin in earnest. This, of course, consists of new trailers, interviews with the show’s stars, and appearances on the …

Google Launches AdSense Mobile Apps Google Launches AdSense Mobile Apps
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Google has released a new AdSense app for Android and iOS. The description says, “The Google AdSense app provides an easy way to access key data from your AdSense account. Access reporting features anywhere, directly from your mobile phone. The …

Google Glass May Just Help The Blind ‘See’ Google Glass May Just Help The Blind ‘See’

What do you think of when you hear about Google Glass? Is it Google being stingy about porn and facial recognition, or is it about the potential for crazy augmented reality video games? There’s even more that Google Glass can …

“Dancing With The Stars”: Maks To Make A Comeback?
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“Dancing With The Stars” has definitely made a star out of choreographer Maksim Chmerkovskiy, so fans were shocked earlier this year when he announced he wouldn’t be returning for season 16. However, there’s a rumor going around that Maks actually …

Google Tests New Touch Features In Chrome Google Tests New Touch Features In Chrome

Google’s Chrome Canary build, which is used for the testing of new features, now includes new touch features, such as slide-to-navigate and the ability to swipe left or right for back/forward while browsing the web. The Verge reports: Pinch-to-zoom also …

F.E.A.R. Creators Announce New Game, ‘Betrayer’

A new indie video game studio named Blackpowder Games today announced that it is developing a new game titled Betrayer. With the recent rise of the indie market, that wouldn’t normally be big news, but Blackpowder is made up of …

This May Be The Future Of First-Person Shooters
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Virtual reality was all the craze back in the early 90s. Too bad it was terrible, and didn’t go anywhere. Now the guys at Oculus Rift are trying to bring it back, and early reviews all say it’s the real …