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“Herman Melville Books,” Rather Than “Moby-Dick,” Is Google’s Doodle Query “Herman Melville Books,” Rather Than “Moby-Dick,” Is Google’s Doodle Query
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Update: They’ve actually changed the query to “herman melville books” rather than just “herman melville”. It still takes you to the Herman Melville Knowledge Graph results. You can still see Google.in has it pointing to “herman melville”. As previously reported, …

Kim Dotcom Shares Details On Mega, The Megaupload Successor Kim Dotcom Shares Details On Mega, The Megaupload Successor

For the past few months, Kim Dotcom has been teasing the return of Megaupload. It appears, however, that Megaupload will not be returning. Instead, Dotcom will be releasing Mega, a new service that might just shake up the file sharing …

Lynne Spears Is Not An Anti-Semite Lynne Spears Is Not An Anti-Semite
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Lynne Spears, Britney’s mom, has been locked in a legal battle with her daughter’s former business manager, Sam Lufti, since 2009 after he filed a lawsuit against the family for defamation and breach of contract. The suit also alleges that …

Baby Elephant Rescue Is Your Who’s Chopping Onions Video of the Day Baby Elephant Rescue Is Your Who’s Chopping Onions Video of the Day

What did you do today? Because these people pulled a baby elephant out of a well and reunited it with its mom. The group is the Amboseli Trust for Elephants and this is the best animal-related video you’ll see all …

Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn Producers Talk Live-Action Halo Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn Producers Talk Live-Action Halo

Speaking with Lydia Antonini and Josh Feldman, it’s clear they have a passion for digital media. The two are executive producers for Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn, a series that delves into the deep back-story of the Halo universe, while …

Ashton Kutcher Is Richer Than You’ll Ever Be Ashton Kutcher Is Richer Than You’ll Ever Be
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Forbes has released their top earners on TV for the year, and taking the number one slot is Ashton Kutcher, who earned around $24 million between May of last year and the same month this year after signing on to …

BioShock Infinite Gets Two Collector’s Editions BioShock Infinite Gets Two Collector’s Editions

We haven’t heard anything from Irrational Games or BioShock Infinite since the game was delayed in May. It was originally supposed to come out this month, but it’s now been pushed to February of next year. It’s all good though …

Woman Lives Biblically: Feminist Calls Husband “Master” Woman Lives Biblically: Feminist Calls Husband “Master”
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A woman who decided to live “biblically” for one year and wrote a book about her findings is garnering heaps of praise and criticism for her decision. Rachel Held Evans, who describes herself as a feminist Christian, says her end …

Google Will Open The Playground At Android Event On October 29 Google Will Open The Playground At Android Event On October 29

Apple will be unveiling the iPad Mini at an event on October 23. It seemed like that would be the last big tech announcement of the year before we head into the holiday season. Turns out Google isn’t going to …

Facebook May Urge Users to Complete Their Profiles Facebook May Urge Users to Complete Their Profiles
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You may see Facebook urging you to take action on your sparsely populated profile, as the company is reportedly testing a new profile completion meter in users’ “about” sections of their Timeline. Spotted by Inside Facebook, the new completion meter …

A-Rod Flirting: Woman Appeared In Sexy Ad A-Rod Flirting: Woman Appeared In Sexy Ad
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Alex Rodriguez made headlines over the weekend when he got flirty with a woman in the stands and even asked for her number during the game, but now the woman is getting some attention of her own from the media. …

Clutch.io Refugees Can Find Solace In Convert.com Clutch.io Refugees Can Find Solace In Convert.com
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Back in August, Twitter announced that they had acquired Clutch.io. It was one of the many “acquihires” that happen in the tech industry where Twitter was more interested in the talent instead of the product. As such, Twitter is ditching …

Netflix Completes Nordic Launch with Finland Netflix Completes Nordic Launch with Finland

Netflix has just made good on a promise they made back in August to move into Scandinavia by year’s end. The company said that they would open up their streaming service to Sweden, Denmark, Norway, and Finland – and today …

Artist Kills 9,000 Butterflies, Garners Backlash Artist Kills 9,000 Butterflies, Garners Backlash
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Artist Damien Hirst isn’t known for catering to animal lovers. In the past, he’s used a dead shark and a severed cow’s head to express his creativity, something which has garnered him both praise and criticism. Many think Hirst isn’t …

Windows 8 Still Baffling to Non-Geeks Windows 8 Still Baffling to Non-Geeks
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Way back in March of this year, when the Windows 8 consumer preview was released, Chris Pirillo, aka LockerGnome, had his father sit down with the new Windows. What followed was an instructive four minutes in which the man struggled …

Kale Smoothies, Cannabis, and Binders Kale Smoothies, Cannabis, and Binders

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

Microsoft Details The Surface Design Process Microsoft Details The Surface Design Process

By all accounts, Microsoft’s new Surface tablet is doing incredibly well. The $499 model has already sold out, and the others are probably not far behind. Let’s look beyond the hype though. Let’s check out how Microsoft went about actually …

Bristol Palin Eliminated: DWTS “All-Stars” Week 4 Bristol Palin Eliminated: DWTS “All-Stars” Week 4
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Well-known teen abstinence spokesperson Bristol Palin, along with her professional dancer Mark Ballas, were eliminated as part the fourth week on the hit dancing-reality show Dancing With the Stars‘ All-Stars” season. Bristol Palin, daughter of former Governor of Alaska and …

Facebook Launches Global Brand Pages Facebook Launches Global Brand Pages

Facebook announced the launch of Global Pages for bands. The company describes this as a new structure to provide the best, localized experiences for brands’ customers. The company has been testing the feature for months, but is now making it …

Timberlake/Biel Wedding Rumored To Go Down This Week Timberlake/Biel Wedding Rumored To Go Down This Week
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Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel, two parts of one of the sexiest couples on the planet, are allegedly telling family members to fly to Italy sometime this week to a location which will be undisclosed to us normal people because …

eBay Reports Q3 Earnings: Revenue Up 15% YoY eBay Reports Q3 Earnings: Revenue Up 15% YoY

eBay reported its Q3 earnings on Wednesday. The financials come a week after the company launched a big redesign to its flagship site. The company posted revenue of $3.4 billion for the quarter, up 15% year-over-year. Net income on a …

Gnesa Wants You To Go a Little Bit Wilder, Channels She Who Must Not Be Named Gnesa Wants You To Go a Little Bit Wilder, Channels She Who Must Not Be Named

Young girls having viral success for songs that you simply have no words for; it’s as American as watching a cat eat an apple pie (the remixed version) on YouTube. Just in case you’ve forgotten that anyone can be a …

Jupiter’s Atmosphere is Seeing Big Changes Jupiter’s Atmosphere is Seeing Big Changes
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The results of a paper on Jupiter’s atmosphere were released by NASA today, and it appears that big changes are happening for the solar system’s biggest planet. Among the roiling clouds covering Jupiter, belts of the atmosphere are changing color, …

Google Might Have A 32GB Nexus 7 Lined Up For The Holidays Google Might Have A 32GB Nexus 7 Lined Up For The Holidays
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The current Nexus 7 costs $199 and only comes with a paltry 8GB of storage. You can upgrade to 16GB for $50 more, but a 32GB Nexus 7 for the same price would be much nicer. It seems that Google …