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Rachel Jeantel Offered Full College Ride After Zimmerman Trial
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Rachel Jeantel, the 19-year old girl who was the last person to speak to Trayvon Martin the night he was killed–and was on the phone with him when George Zimmerman shot him–has been offered a full ride to college by …

New Google Maps Hits iPhone, iPad New Google Maps Hits iPhone, iPad
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Back at Google I/O, Google revealed it’s big new Google Maps redesign. Last week, the company announced the new look and features for Android, and now has launched them for iOS. The update includes enhanced search and navigation features, and …

Edward Snowden Isn’t Leaving Russia Anytime Soon Edward Snowden Isn’t Leaving Russia Anytime Soon

Edward Snowden, the former NSA contractor that leaked the agency’s surveillance programs to newspapers all over the world for the past two months, is currently holed up in a Moscow airport as he awaits news on his asylum requests. It …

New Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite Coming July 28 New Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite Coming July 28

In April, Samsung re-branded all of its notebooks and Windows 8 under the ATIV brand. Samsung “Series” notebooks are now ATIV Books, with numerical designations. Of these notebooks, the ATIV Book 9 is the current flagship hardware. This week, Samsung …

Tumblr CEO David Karp Talks Porn, Profitability with Stephen Colbert Tumblr CEO David Karp Talks Porn, Profitability with Stephen Colbert
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Tumblr CEO David Karp stopped by the Colbert Report last night, where he talked Tumblr’s future profitability, porn on the site, and why he dropped out of high school at the age of 15. Early on in the interview, Colbert …

Randy Travis Recovering From Stroke, Has A Long Way To Go

Randy Travis is now awake and responding to family members at his bedside after suffering a stroke earlier this month, but doctors say he has a long and difficult road ahead of him. Travis made headlines last summer when he …

Sim City Developers Ditch EA, Start New Studio

After the meltdown that surrounded the launch of SimCity this year, it wouldn’t come as any surprise that some Maxis developers were disheartened. The visuals of the new title were top-notch, and the streamlined interface appeared to working well, but …

The Japanese Are Still 3D Printing Fetuses The Japanese Are Still 3D Printing Fetuses
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We all thought it was over. The nightmares brought upon by 3D printed fetuses had just subsided last month, but Fasotec had to force its way into the news cycle once again with another story of how it 3D prints …

Watch This Breaking Bad Refresher Before the Final Season Kicks Off

Breaking Bad returns on August 11th for its final (half) season! Breaking Bad returns on August 11th for its final (half) season! Breaking Bad returns on August 11th for its final (half) season! Breaking Bad returns on August 11th for …

5 Million Smart Watches Predicted to Ship Next Year 5 Million Smart Watches Predicted to Ship Next Year
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In the wake of the mega-successful Pebble Watch Kickstarter campaign, large tech companies took notice of the untapped demand in the market. Apple, Microsoft, Samsung, and Google are all rumored to be working on their own version of the Smart …

‘OK, Glass’ Could’ve Been ‘Pew, Pew, Pew,’ ‘Glassicus,’ or ‘Device, Please’ ‘OK, Glass’ Could’ve Been ‘Pew, Pew, Pew,’ ‘Glassicus,’ or ‘Device, Please’

If you’re an early adopter of Google Glass, you’ve probably uttered the words “OK, Glass” about seven million times. It’s the Google Glass catchphrase – the words needed to access the menu. It’s how Glass works, now, but you could’ve …

Ric Flair: Arrest Order Issued For $32,000 Debt
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Ric Flair, the former pro-wrestling star who rose to fame and popularity during Hulk Hogan’s era, was issued an arrest warrant on July 3rd for failing to pay over $32,000 in spousal support. Flair, whose real name is Richard Fliehr, …

iPhone 5S Reveal May Have Been Delayed Due To Last Minute Change [Rumor] iPhone 5S Reveal May Have Been Delayed Due To Last Minute Change [Rumor]
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Apple’s next iPhone – the iPhone 5S – is going to come out this year. That much is a fact. Now we just need a launch date, but a new report says that we may be waiting longer than usual …

Tumblr Tells iOS Users to Change Passwords, Download Security Fix Tumblr Tells iOS Users to Change Passwords, Download Security Fix

Tumblr has just released a “very important” security update for their iOS app that they say will address a significant flaw that allowed for passwords to be compromised in “certain circumstances.” In order to make sure your account is secure, …

Adidas Springblade Shoe Looks Toward Future
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Every runner, or anyone looking to shed a few pounds for that matter, dreams of finding the perfect shoe. While the new Adidas Springblade might not prove to be that shoe, it is definitely going to catch some eyes when …

Twin Pandas Born Monday at Zoo Atlanta
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The first twin pandas to be born in the United States since 1987 were born today at Zoo Atlanta. Lun Lun, the giant panda, went into labor Monday afternoon delivering two tiny cubs. The first of the two was born …

McDonald’s Monopoly Game Is Back

McDonald’s longtime popular Monopoly sweepstakes game is back! It’s not hard to play the game. All you have to do is pick up a Monopoly board from your local McDonald’s, and then buy the menu items that contain the two-stamp …

“First Impressions” Fan Film Proves Making A Quality Wonder Woman Is Possible

While we are indeed in what appears to be the golden age of converting well-loved comic books into movies and television shows, there’s one iconic character who has happened to miss out on the fun. Yes, there have been rumblings …

Jennifer Garner MaxMara Campaign

The well known actress, mother of three, and wife to Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner, has accomplished a lot in her 41 years. However, there is one thing that she has yet to do, and that is being in a fashion …

Riding The “Sharknado” Wave, SyFy Will Bring Us “Ghost Shark” Next

So yeah, Sharknado was a bigtime social media success, and SyFy/NBC Universal are clearly eager to catch that particular brand of lightning in a bottle, which brings us to Ghost Shark, the creation seen in the above trailer. While Ghost …

Yahoo Q2 Earnings Released, Revenues Down Yahoo Q2 Earnings Released, Revenues Down
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Yahoo just released its second quarter 2013 financial results, with GAAP revenue down 7% year-over-year at $1,13 billion for the quarter. Revenue excluding traffic acquisition costs (ex-TAC) was 1,07 billion for the second quarter, down 1% year-over-year. Non-GAAP earnings per …

Cory Monteith Died From Heroin/Alcohol Mixture (BREAKING)

Cory Monteith, the 31-year old star of “Glee” who passed away over the weekend in Vancouver, died from a mixture of alcohol and heroin, according to the coroner. Monteith battled drugs when he was younger and spent time in a …

The Trailer for Dear Mr. Watterson Released

It’s hard to deny the impact of Bill Watterson’s incredible Calvin and Hobbes comic strip has had on the new generation of content creators. The references and nods to Watterson’s legendary duo are almost too much to count, but considering …

Microsoft Details How It Complies With Government Requests For User Data Microsoft Details How It Complies With Government Requests For User Data
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In the wake of the NSA leaks, tech companies began to distance themselves from allegations that said they provided the NSA with direct access to their servers. Microsoft was one of the more vocal in its denials, and even mounted …