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Mary J. Blige Sued Over Loan Default
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Mary J. Blige is facing her second legal battle regarding a loan in just over a year; the 41-year old songstress is being sued by a New York-based bank over an alleged default on a $2.2 million advance she was …

Tumblr Announces Tumblr Analytics From Union Metrics Now Available Tumblr Announces Tumblr Analytics From Union Metrics Now Available
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After two months, Tumblr Analytics from Union Metrics is out of beta, and has launched with new features. Tumblr announced the news itself on Twitter, and Union Metrics says it is Tumblr’s preferred analytics provider. “We’ve added full ad-hoc date …

New CNN President Named: Jeff Zucker New CNN President Named: Jeff Zucker

CNN Worldwide today announced that Jeff Zucker will take the reigns of the global media company as its CEO. Starting in January 2013, Zucker will oversee the 23 news and information businesses under the CNN brand, including CNN International, CNN.com, …

Please Fund This Time-Traveling Bear-Punching Kickstarter Project

Today’s awesome-looking Kickstarter project that you need to be aware of is FIST OF AWESOME, a “retro-style beat-em-up of truly epic proportions.” We’re talking epic level punching bears in the face here. According to the developer, Nicoll Hunt, here’s what …

iTunes 11 is Finally Available After Extended Delay iTunes 11 is Finally Available After Extended Delay
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Better late than never, right? Apple debuted the new iTunes, iTunes 11, at their iPhone 5 event back in September. The original September launch date was pushed back to October, and that launch date was then pushed back to November. …

Life on Earth Visualized As One Single Day (and Animated)

A better understanding of our world through short, easy-to-understand animations? Count me in. If you were looking to ruminate on the origins of life, here’s a nice little video that takes you from the first single-celled organism to the present …

iPhone Coming to T-Mobile Next Week [RUMOR] iPhone Coming to T-Mobile Next Week [RUMOR]
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I know. The rumors about the iPhone coming to T-Mobile have been flying around since the CES expo in January. However, every time the rumor popped up again, it got a little more specific. In May, T-Mobile began making changes …

German Zoophiles Sue Government Over Potential Bestiality Ban
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Since 1969, zoophilia has been legal in Germany. Animal rights groups and mostly everybody else don’t particularly like that it’s legal, but it’s legal nonetheless. Now the German courts are looking to reverse that decision and ban zoophilia, but practitioners …

“I Screwed Up Royally”, Says Petraeus
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David Petraeus, the former CIA director who recently resigned from his post after an affair with his biographer Paula Broadwell was revealed, told a colleague and former mentor in a letter that he “screwed up royally”. Petraeus has largely kept …

Nate Silver, Master Prognosticator, Talks to Google’s Chief Economist Nate Silver, Master Prognosticator, Talks to Google’s Chief Economist

Nate Silver became a household name this past election season, as his election predictions wound up being the subject of some partisan bickering. Whether you loved him or hated him in the final months of the campaign, he was vindicated …

Google Expands Its Click-To-Call Ad Feature Google Expands Its Click-To-Call Ad Feature

Google has been working on expanding its click-to-call ad feature in a few different ways. Today in a blog post, Google provided an update about what it’s been doing. The company recently introduced a click-to-call button for ads using Call …

Facebook Groups Glitch Continues to Plague Users Facebook Groups Glitch Continues to Plague Users
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Did you wake up to a bunch of random notifications and soon found that you’re now a member of a bunch of long-forgotten groups? You’re not alone. A glitch within Facebook Groups has re-enrolled many users in groups that they …

Astronomers Spot the Most Massive Black Hole Yet Seen

Astronomers have measured the mass of what could be the most massive black hole yet discovered. The object, located at the center of the galaxy NGC 1277, is the equivalent of 17 billion Suns and makes up 14% of it’s …

Jack Wishna Found Dead Of Apparent Suicide
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Jack Wishna, a man who was instrumental in getting Michael Jackson to come back to the states after he fled the backlash incurred during his child molestation scandal, has died at age 54 of carbon monoxide poisoning. Las Vegas coroner …

Sony’s New Vita Bundle Is A Wasted Opportunity
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Can we officially say that the Vita is a joke? I personally love Sony’s handheld, but it’s performance this year has been abysmal. Sony needs to do something to get people to buy it, but its latest bundle proves that …

Archify Is A Tool You Might Actually Want Tracking Everything You Do Online Archify Is A Tool You Might Actually Want Tracking Everything You Do Online
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Sometimes people actually wish everything they did was tracked online. That may be a hard concept for some to swallow, but surely you’ve encountered an experience where you ran across some piece of online content, but then want to see …

Hurricane Strength Forecasts Improved by NASA Study

A new NASA study shows that hurricane forecasters may soon be able to better predict hurricane and tropical storm strength by analyzing their relative-humidity levels. The study, published recently in the journal Geophysical Research Letters, looked at relative humidity data …

CCI Six Strikes Anti-Piracy Alert System Delayed Until Early 2013 CCI Six Strikes Anti-Piracy Alert System Delayed Until Early 2013

Well, this was unexpected. After CCI had been working since late 2011 to get its ambitious anti-piracy alert system off the ground, it looked like the program was finally going to launch this year. Things rarely ever work out as …

Groupon Partners With Major League Baseball Groupon Partners With Major League Baseball

Groupon announced today that it has entered a multi-year partnership with MLB Advance Media (MLBAM), the interactive media and Internet company of Major League Baseball. As a result of the partnership, Groupon is now the official daily deals site for …

Google Updates Chrome For Android And iOS Google Updates Chrome For Android And iOS
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Google announced updates for Chrome on both iOS and Android on Wednesday. Chrome for iPhone and iPad has been updated to Chrome 23 / 23.0.1271.91. Chrome for Android has been updated to 18.0.1025469 for ARM devices and to 18.0.1026322 for …

Bobbi Kristina Brown Crashes Car, Compares Self To Jesus
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Bobbi Kristina, daughter of Bobby Brown and the late Whitney Houston, has been in the headlines a few times since her mother passed away; most notably, for her alleged engagement to a young man who has been considered her “brother” …

Still Hate Internet Explorer? You’re Just A Troll Still Hate Internet Explorer? You’re Just A Troll
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One of the better ad campaigns of the past year has been Microsoft’s “The Browser You Loved To Hate” campaign for Internet Explorer. It was a rare kind of self-deprecatory humor that’s not often seen in a tech industry that’s …

Antidepressants Could Be the Future For Teens With a Certain Biomarker
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A new study has discovered a cognitive biomarker in teens that could identify those who are at high risk for future depression and anxiety. The marker may appear prior to the symptoms of depression and anxiety, and researchers believe a …

Lohan Charged With Assault After Nightclub Fight
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Oh, Lindsay. One more arrest to add to the long list of legal problems the young actress has faced this year: assault. The 26-year old was arrested early this morning after an argument with a woman at Club Avenue–a club …