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Google Announces A Bunch Of New DoubleClick Features Google Announces A Bunch Of New DoubleClick Features

Google has kicked off its annual DoubleClick event, thinkDoubleClick, and has started off by making a slew of announcements. First, Google is launching a new version of DFA, which it is calling DoubleClick Campaign Manager. It’s the biggest upgrade to …

State Senator’s Wife Gives Stern Facebook Warning to Women Asking Him to ‘Explore’ Online

Alabama State Senator Shadrack McGill’s wife isn’t too pleased about recent attempts from women to get her husband to participate in some extracurricular activities. Heather McGill has posted an impassioned Facebook warning to women who are sending emails to her …

Mozilla Engineer Gives Google Tech Talk On Release Engineering Mozilla Engineer Gives Google Tech Talk On Release Engineering

Mozilla Director of Release Engineering recently gave a Google Tech Talk, which Google has now made available for viewing. “The build and release process used to be a pain point at Mozilla, but now makes the company and community more …

High School “Cutest Couple” Being Teased
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Two New York high school seniors who were voted “Cutest Couple” in their yearbook superlatives say they’re being teased about it…but not because they’re gay. “Our friends are giving it to us about being Internet famous,” said 18-year-old Dylan Meehan. …

New Jersey Rock Venue Maxwell’s Closing at the End of July New Jersey Rock Venue Maxwell’s Closing at the End of July

Famous Hoboken, New Jersey rock club Maxwell’s will no longer be in business come the end of July. According to a New Jersey Star-Ledger report, the club’s lease is up at the end of July and won’t be renewed. The …

Police Are Taking Advantage Of Google Maps Coordinate Police Are Taking Advantage Of Google Maps Coordinate

Police are using Google Maps Coordinate to keep track of deputies while they’re on duty. Google Maps Coordinate was introduced about a year ago, combining Google Maps with Google Latitude, adding a tracking tool to the ever-expanding Google Maps. While …

Some Obama Administration Officials Have Secret Email Addresses [Report] Some Obama Administration Officials Have Secret Email Addresses [Report]

President Obama’s appointees to various government agencies use a secret email unknown to anyone outside of government, according to a report released today. The AP reports that some of Obama’s appointees, including Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius, …

Long Snappers Can Make Cool Trick Shot Videos Too

Zach Smith is a senior at Menlo School – a prep school in Atherton, California. He’s set to attend USC next year and play football. He’s just put out a trick school video showcasing his skills. Oh yeah, and he’s …

‘Farmer’s Market Cookbook’ Author Amelia Saltsman Speaks At Google ‘Farmer’s Market Cookbook’ Author Amelia Saltsman Speaks At Google

Amelia Saltsman, author of The Santa Monica Farmer’s Market Cookbook, recently gave an At Google talk, which Google has now made publicly available. The talk, which took place on May 16, features Saltsman demonstrating some of her recipes. More recent …

This Is What PS4, Xbox One Games Will Look Like

Sony and Microsoft have shown us some footage of what the future of gaming will look like on their next generation platforms, but it’s always nice to have an outside opinion. AMD, the company crafting the chips that will power …

Redbox Instant Now Available For Google TV Redbox Instant Now Available For Google TV

Google announced today that there is now a Redbox Instant by Verizon app for Google TV. Redbox Instant senior product manager Brad Bowers writes on the Google TV blog, “It’s Friday night and you want to watch a movie. Great! …

Yosemite Rock Climber Dies, Missing Teen Still Not Found
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A British rock climber on Yosemite National Park‘s famous El Capitan died this week after being struck by a loose rock. According to the U.S. National Park Service, 28-year-old Felix Kiernan died on Sunday while climbing El Capitan. Kiernan and …

Game of Thrones’ Maisie Williams Gives the Best Vine Reaction to Red Wedding Shocker
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WARNING: THERE BE SPOILERS OH MY GOD THEY KILLED EVERYONE. That was my wife’s reaction to Sunday night’s brutal episode of Game of Thrones, titled “The Rains of Castamere.” In the episode, the famous Red Wedding scene from George R.R. …

Orange County Sinkhole Swallows Swimming Pool
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The latest in a string of odd geological incidents in Florida is a sinkhole that opened up in a homeowner’s backyard, nearly swallowing the swimming pool. A hole 40-50 feet wide and 30-40 feet deep opened up in Orange County …

The Dollar Shave Club Is Now Selling Butt Wipes [VIDEO] The Dollar Shave Club Is Now Selling Butt Wipes [VIDEO]

You remember the Dollar Shave Club, right? The startup made a splash last year with their simple business strategy and smart, Old Spice-inspired viral ad (it’s received over 10 million views on YouTube). For just $1 a month (plus S&H) …

McDonald’s CEO Sheds 20 Pounds On A ‘McDiet’ McDonald’s CEO Sheds 20 Pounds On A ‘McDiet’
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Can you really lose weight while eating McDonald’s every single day? The company’s CEO seems to think that a “McDiet” is doable with proper exercise. Speaking at an analyst conference, McDonald’s CEO Don Thompson said that he’s lost 20 pounds …

Amanda Bynes Insults RuPaul, Claims to Have Gotten Another Nose Job
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For months before her arrest, former child actress Amanda Bynes had been using her Twitter account to lash out at her critics, not to mention show off her experiments with makeup and hair. Just days ago, Bynes was arrested and …

$800K Infestation: Tenant Wins Bedbug Lawsuit $800K Infestation: Tenant Wins Bedbug Lawsuit

$800K for some bedbugs? One Maryland woman is celebrating a victory in court after filing suit against her apartment building’s owner due to losing “practically everything” in a bedbug infestation. 69-year old Faika Shaaban said she suffered hundreds of bites …

Foursquare Tests Small Business Promotions in Attempt to Better Monetize Foursquare Tests Small Business Promotions in Attempt to Better Monetize

Foursquare may be looking to take their promoted ads product to smaller businesses in an attempt to further monetize the 4-year-old company. AdAge reports that the company is currently testing a promotion program for small businesses in the New York …

The Cheapest 3D Printer Yet Is A Kickstarter Success The Cheapest 3D Printer Yet Is A Kickstarter Success
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3D printers tend to do extraordinarily well on Kickstarter, even more so when the 3D printer in question is ridiculously cheap. The latest to do so is the cheapest 3D printer to shoot for crowdfunding success. Pirate3D Inc took their …

Boston Fire Chief Resigns in Wake of Bombing

Boston Fire Department Chief Steve Abraira resigned this week. He will be stepping down on June 7, with Chief of Operations John Hasson selected to become acting Chief. Abraira was named chief less than two years ago, in December of …

Lilyhammer Season 2 Release Date Unannounced, But Filming Has Been Done For A While Lilyhammer Season 2 Release Date Unannounced, But Filming Has Been Done For A While
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There’s been a lot of talk about Netflix’s various original shows lately. Earlier this year, Netflix debuted House of Cards to much buzz and critical acclaim. Then came Hemlock Grove. Though it didn’t get quite the critical acclaim of its …

Jesse Eisenberg “Humiliates” Reporter During Interview
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Jesse Eisenberg played Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg in “The Social Network” as a brilliant, somewhat dickish college student with a very dry sense of humor, and he’s gained a reputation for being that way in real life. Now, after an …

Michael Steele Could Run For Governor of Maryland
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Former Republican National Committee chairman Michael Steele is giving serious consideration to running for governor of Maryland. Last week, Steele called in for an interview with radio station WMAL, telling the hosts that he and his staff are currently running …