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The $99 Ouya Enters The Console Wars Today

A little over a year ago, an Android-powered console named Ouya told gamers and developers that it would change console gaming. Those same gamers and developers pitched together $8.5 million to make it a reality. Now the console that could …

Monica Lewinsky: Impeachment Evidence Up For Auction
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Several items once worn or owned by Monica Lewinsky are up for auction this week, including a lacy black negligee and a signed letter from Bill Clinton. The items were used as evidence during the impeachment case against Clinton in …

Antoni Gaudí Gets a Wacky Google Doodle Antoni Gaudí Gets a Wacky Google Doodle

Today, Google is honoring Spanish architect Antoni Gaudí, best known as the leader of the Catalan Modernism movement. He was born in Reus, in Spain’s Catalonia region in 1852. Today’s Doodle is pretty abstract, as some people who visit the …

West Fork Fire Aided By High Winds In Colorado
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A massive forest fire in Colorado is being pushed through even faster by high winds, officials say. The fire–which is actually a combination of three different fires that have merged–has already claimed over 75,150 acres of land across West Fork, …

Dog Buries Puppy, Not “Heartbreaking” as Some Assume
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It didn’t take long for the “dog buries puppy” thing to trend. Long story short: A dog “somewhere in [the] Middle East,” as the Daily Mail describes it, came across a deceased puppy in a ditch, then spent a few …

Details About The Original Ending of World War Z Appear
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For those of you who ran to the theaters to catch the latest entry for the zombie trend that is World War Z, some details of interest about the movie’s ending have emerged. If you are a passing fan who …

Caroline Kennedy Carries Eternal Flame to Ireland
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Caroline Kennedy, daughter of American president John F. Kennedy, carried an eternal flame from her father’s gravesite in Arlington National Cemetery in the United States, all the way to Dunganstown in County Wexford, Ireland. There she used that flame this …

Check Out The PS4′s AR Gaming Capabilities
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The PlayStation 4 will have a new PlayStation Eye camera available alongside it at launch. Sony hasn’t really advertised it much outside of the PlayStation 4 reveal in February though. During E3, however, it did create a small video to …

Warner Bros. Says Piracy Can Be A Good Thing (Sometimes) Warner Bros. Says Piracy Can Be A Good Thing (Sometimes)

Content curators hate piracy. That much has been obvious for the past few years as the major film and music studios have pushed for stricter enforcement of anti-piracy laws. It all came to a head last year with the introduction …

Super Smash Bros. Gets A Smashing Music Video
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Super Smash Bros. is a cultural phenomenon. Even people who feel that they’ve outgrown Nintendo games love the idea of having characters from their childhood beat each other up. That’s why nobody would object to starring in a silly music …

Xbox One Gets Its Official Headset

For those who have not abandoned Microsoft’s Xbox One train–or, if you rejoined it after they eliminated the troublesome features–there is a new item for you to whet your appetite with: the official headset for the new console. Screaming at …

Giraffes Are Apparently Really Scary [Video]

Giraffes are kind of cute, right? Sure, they’re big, but they always seemed really docile. Well, they apparently can get a little testy as one tour group found out. A tour group was filming their safari when they started to …

Xbox One Considered Too Expensive By Some Experts

While Microsoft saved some of the Xbox One’s face with by removing many of the initial attributes that put the gaming world in a spin. After their much-discussed E3 showing, one that came to a head with the following video: …

NeNe Leakes Gets Married…To Ex-Husband

NeNe Leakes, one of the stars of “The Real Housewives Of Atlanta”, got married on Saturday to her ex-husband, Gregg Leakes. The couple tied the knot in–where else?–Atlanta, and the entire affair was filmed for “I Dream Of NeNe”, her …

Scottie Pippen Questioned By Police After Restaurant Brawl
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Scottie Pippen, a member of the NBA Hall of Fame, and noted Michael Jordan sidekick (at least on the court), is having some legal trouble in the state of California. The issue stems from a fight outside of a sushi …

Bullied Bus Monitor, One Year Later

A woman who was verbally abused by a group of kids on a school bus last year is now using her newfound fame–and cash–to do some good. Karen Klein was working as a bus monitor in New York when a …

Paula Deen Loses Smithfield Endorsement

Paula Deen has lost her endorsement deal with Smithfield Foods, well-known makers of Smithfield Hams. The trouble started when Deen was named a defendant in a lawsuit brought by Lisa Jackson, a former employee who alleged that employment at Deen’s …

Indiana Leopard: Cat Lady Kills Big Cat

Apparently the love of a “crazy cat lady” comes with size restrictions. A leopard has been shot and killed on the property of a woman in Charlestown, Indiana. Concerned about a recent spate of attacks on neighborhood pets, the woman …

Demand Media Acquires Artist Marketplace Society6 For $94 Million Demand Media Acquires Artist Marketplace Society6 For $94 Million

Demand Media just announced that it has acquired Society6, an ecommerce marketplace for artists. “All an artist needs to do is upload their artwork or design and consumers can customize a wide range or products, from iPhones to T-shirts to …

Floyd Abrams Talks First Amendment Law At Google Floyd Abrams Talks First Amendment Law At Google

The First Amendment is incredibly important in the Internet age. It’s frequently at the center of many debates on what constitutes free speech online. Now, one of the foremost First Amendment scholars of our time – Floyd Abrams – stopped …

Arrested Development Season 5 Is In Demand (If Search Data Is Any Indication) Arrested Development Season 5 Is In Demand (If Search Data Is Any Indication)
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As we reported earlier, Yahoo shared some interesting data about search trends related to Arrested Development, the cult hit show that Netflix resurrected from the dead with a fourth season, which debuted last month. Searches for “arrested development 2013″ spiked …

Battlefield 4 Engine Preview Trailer Released

Back during E3, Activision and Infinity Ward were showing off Call of Duty: Ghosts‘ graphics, touting motion-captured dogs and a few new graphical techniques. It was EA and DICE, however, that stole the show with Battlefield 4′s obviously next-gen graphics. …

Here’s A Launch Trailer For That Insane Deadpool Game

You may remember from early this year that Activision was working with High Moon Studios on a Deadpool video game. The popular Marvel character’s game was nearly forgotten, however, as the excitement of E3 drowned out just about every summer …

Redondo Beach Shooting: Police Looking For Suspect

Redondo Beach: A shooting in Redondo Beach on Friday night led police to a search for a 27-year old man they say has gang affiliations. After 38-year old Bobby Darren Reynolds was shot at close range outside an apartment building, …