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Kanye West ‘I Am God’ Rumor Not True, Says Report
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Kanye West certainly has a way with titles and names, or at least with attracting rumors about them. Last week West and his girlfriend, reality TV actress and amateur porn star Kim Kardashian, made headlines over a tabloid report that …

Bonanza Just Registered Its Millionth User Bonanza Just Registered Its Millionth User

Online marketplace Bonanza announced today that it celebrated its one millionth registered user this week. To celebrate, sellers organized a give-away contest to promote their stores, with over a hudred sellers offering gifts for the one millionth member. The company, …

GDC 2013: See Through The Eyes Of The City In Watch Dogs

Up until now, trailers for Watch Dogs have focused on Aiden Pearce and his ability to hack into the city of Chicago to control its surveillance, gather intel on its citizens, and more or less become a high-tech anti-hero. What …

Google Analytics Gets New Social Reports Google Analytics Gets New Social Reports
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Google announced today that it has redesigned Google Analytics social reports, adding two new ones for Data Hub Activity and Trackbacks. Activity in social reports comes from Google’s Social Data Hub partners. “The activity stream was previously available via drill …

Let’s Be Honest About Les Miserables [VIDEO]
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“Universal Pictures proudly presents the film you realized had absolutely no dialogue whatsoever only after you bought your ticket.” Yeah, that sums up my experience rather perfectly. Please don’t tell my wife, but this honest trailer for Les Miserables is …

GDC 2013: Facebook Unveils Games Developer Center GDC 2013: Facebook Unveils Games Developer Center

Facebook games are currently in the middle of a transition from Web to mobile. Both are still very viable markets, however, and Facebook wants to make sure game developers have all the tools they need to succeed on both platforms. …

Cruise Ship Death: FBI Now Investigating

Though it seems an unthinkable tragedy, the high number of people who take cruises every year means that some deaths are likely to occur. This week, the FBI has begun investigating one such death that happened aboard a Royal Caribbean …

Facebook Brings Real-Time, Cookie-Based FBX Ads to Your News Feed Facebook Brings Real-Time, Cookie-Based FBX Ads to Your News Feed

Facebook is bringing its relatively new Exchange ads to your desktop news feed in an alpha test that will expand the scope of the re-targeted ads that Facebook launched out of beta last September. Facebook Exchange, or FBX, lets advertisers …

T-Mobile Turns On 4G LTE In Seven Markets, 200 Million To Have LTE By Year’s End T-Mobile Turns On 4G LTE In Seven Markets, 200 Million To Have LTE By Year’s End

At this morning’s UnCarrier event, T-Mobile has already announced that its ditching contracts in favor of a simpler plan, and that it plans to offer the iPhone 5 starting early next month. It’s a great start for the beleaguered wireless …

Kordell Stewart Divorce Papers Filed in Atlanta
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It seems that Kordell Stewart’s official retirement from the NFL hasn’t been a boon for his love life. TMZ is reporting that Stewart filed for divorce from wife Porsha Stewart in Atlanta on March 22. Porsha is a cast member …

Marriage Equality Supporters Paint Facebook Red Marriage Equality Supporters Paint Facebook Red
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Depending on the particular political/social/religious views of the friends you keep on Facebook, you may have noticed that your news feed is a little redder than normal today. Fear not, the Red Army hasn’t taken over Menlo Park. What you’re …

T-Mobile Drops The Contract In Favor Of A Simple Choice T-Mobile Drops The Contract In Favor Of A Simple Choice

It’s been hinted at for a while that T-Mobile would be moving away from the traditional two-year contract business model. Now the company has fully unveiled its new plan – dubbed Simple Choice – at its UnCarrier event. So, what …

NBC: Robin Roberts Tweet From Ann Curry Prevented
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The drama surrounding the Today Show and Ann Curry‘s unceremonious departure from the daytime TV show simply will not die down. Earlier this week, New York Magazine published a long expose of the situation at the Today Show leading up …

T-Mobile Lets You Put $99 Down On iPhone 5 T-Mobile Lets You Put $99 Down On iPhone 5

Not only did T-Mobile announce the availability of the iPhone 5 today, but it announced that consumers can put $99 down on the device, with monthly payments to make up the difference ($20 per month for 24 months). And that’s …

3D Printed Goldeneye 007 Remote Mine Is Your Nostalgia Prop of the Day

If you’ve ever wanted to have you very own, functioning (minus the boom, of course), remote mine prop from GoldenEye 007 (the movie or the game, take your pick) – now is your chance…if you’re a 3D printer. This is …

Microsoft Updates Mail, Calendar and People Apps On Windows 8 Microsoft Updates Mail, Calendar and People Apps On Windows 8
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Windows 8 users have probably come to know three apps very well – Mail, Calendar and People. To help provide a better experience to those using these apps, Microsoft has released an update that improves overall stability while adding new …

Virgil Trucks Dies; MLB Pitcher Was 95

MLB all-star pitcher Virgil Trucks has died at the age of 95. The Detroit News is reporting that Trucks was admitted to a hospital near his home in Calera, Alabama on March 21 for pneumonia. He died on March 23. …

Online Sales Tax Law Closer To Reality? Online Sales Tax Law Closer To Reality?
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Last week, Senators Mike Enzi and Dick Durbin were accused of trying to “sneak” through legislation similar to the controversial Marketplace Fairness Act as a budget amendment. They succeeded in getting that through the Senate. The basic premise of the …

Store Charges $5 Browsing Fee to Combat Showrooming Store Charges $5 Browsing Fee to Combat Showrooming
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In order to combat showrooming, one Brisbane, Australia store is taking to some rather extreme measures. The store is now charging people a $5 “just looking” fee in the hopes of deterring them from using the store as a physical …

Actor Clive Mantle’s Ear Bitten in Motel Attack

As movies such as Psycho and Identity demonstrate, small motels are often the setting for nightmares. However, one actor saw a nightmare come true this week after being attacked at a Travelodge. Clive Mantle, the actor who played Lord Greatjon …

GDC 2013: Sony Announces Increased Indie Support For PS4, PS3 And Vita

The annual Game Developers Conference is already underway this week, and Sony came out the first day announcing a number of titles for all of its platforms, including the PS4. Interestingly enough, all the of the titles announced for its …

Woman Comes Home to Facebooking, Peeing Intruder
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I’ll say it once and I’ll say it again: if you don’t come home to find a stranger browsing Facebook on your couch, you haven’t truly lived the college experience. CBS Atlanta reports that a woman returned to her University …

Google Announces Opt-Out Tool To Keep Content Out Of Its Specialized Search Engines Google Announces Opt-Out Tool To Keep Content Out Of Its Specialized Search Engines
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Google has launched a new way for sites to opt out of having their content show up in Google Shopping, Advisor, Flights, Hotels, and Google+ Local search. Matt Cutts announced the feature in a very brief post on the Google …

Karen Black Cancer Crowdfunding Hits Its Goal
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Over two years ago, actress Karen Black was diagnosed with ampullary cancer and had one-third of her pancreas removed. According to Black’s husband, Stephen Eckelberry, after extensive chemotherapy and radiation treatments she was able to conquer her cancer. Unfortunately, her …