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LeBron: Headband Was Apparently Holding Him Back

LeBron James’ headband is an iconic part of his on on-court persona. He (accidentally) ditched that persona, along with the headband, during the Heat’s game against the Spurs. Turns out that headband may have been holding him back the entire …

James Gandolfini Dead At 51 Of Heart Attack James Gandolfini Dead At 51 Of Heart Attack
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James Gandolfini, best known for playing Tony Soprano on HBO’s hit series The Sopranos, has died at age 51, according to his managers and to an HBO spokesperson. Gandolfini was reportedly on vacation with his family in Rome, Italy when …

TWA Flight 800: NTSB Responds to Calls for New Investigation
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In July 1996, TWA Flight 800 exploded over the Atlantic Ocean near New York, just minutes after taking off from JFK International Airport. All 230 people on board the flight died in the crash. Now, almost 17 years later, former …

Twins Find Rubber Bands, Have The Time Of Their Lives
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Adorable twins plus rubber bands equals the best video you’ll see on the Internet today. In fact, it may just be one of the best Internet videos of the year. In the video below, you’ll find two infant twins who …

Slim Whitman Dies; Country Music Star Was 90
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Country Music legend Slim Whitman has died at the age of 90. According to First Coast News, Whitman died in Orange Park, Florida Wednesday night of heart and kidney failure. He reportedly passed away “peacefully” at Orange Park Medical Center, …

Dolce & Gabbana Sentencing: Taxes Too Expensive

A $193 tank top? A $795 belt? A $298 foulard? (For what it’s worth, “foulard” is hoity-toity for “scarf.”) All that money had to end up someplace. But as far as the Italian government is concerned, it didn’t go to …

Twitter Acquires Mobile App Spindle Twitter Acquires Mobile App Spindle
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Twitter has acquired check-in app Spindle. Twitter will shut the service down, and utilize the team for its own efforts. Spindle says in a post on its blog: We’ve spent the past two and a half years building a product …

Double Fine’s Massive Chalice Kickstarter Hits $1 Million

Three weeks ago, Double Fine started up another massive Kickstarter project, asking fans for $725,000 in pre-funding for Massive Chalice. The game studio has now proven that its success with Broken Age was not a fluke. The Massive Chalice Kickstarter …

Harvard 3D Prints Tiny Batteries For All Your Nanomachine Needs Harvard 3D Prints Tiny Batteries For All Your Nanomachine Needs

What’s the one thing standing in the way between ourselves and a future ruled by nanomachines? Well, actually a lot of things are standing in the way, but one of the most prominent is a lack of tiny batteries to …

Paula Deen: Racist Accusations Bring Shocking Admissions
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Paula Deen–who has built an empire out of Southern cooking, charm, and butter–is involved in a lawsuit by one of her former employees, and now the 66-year old is facing backlash after portions of her deposition were leaked. Deen is …

Tesla Announces Recall For Model S Tesla Announces Recall For Model S

Tesla, the California-based electric car manufacturer, today announced a recall for its Model S vehicle. The company is voluntarily recalling Model S cars manufactured between May 10 and June 8 of this year due to a defect in the strength …

The Xbox One Will Be Ditching Its DRM [Update: It's Official]
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UPDATE: Microsoft just updated its blog to share the new Xbox One policy going forward. Here it is: An internet connection will not be required to play offline Xbox One games – After a one-time system set-up with a new …

Facebook Rolls Out Updates To Page Insights Facebook Rolls Out Updates To Page Insights

Facebook announced today that it is inviting more Pages to provide feedback on recent updates it has made to Page Insights. “These updates, aimed at helping marketers/Page admins better develop content and reach people on Facebook, improve the way we …

Serena Williams Says She Didn’t Make Rape Comments

Serena Williams found herself in the middle of some backlash today after a Rolling Stone article was published on their website that contained some comments she allegedly made about the Steubenville rape victim. The case made national headlines and was …

Mozilla Might Have Just Solved Its Cookie Problem Mozilla Might Have Just Solved Its Cookie Problem
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Mozilla enraged advertisers earlier this year when it said it would block all third-party cookies in its popular Firefox browser. Those same advertisers breathed a collective sigh of relief when Mozilla put those plans on hold to fix a problem …

Nick Stahl Remanded To Psych Hospital
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Nick Stahl, who played John Connor in “Terminator 3″, has been placed in a psychiatric hospital involuntarily after a long, difficult battle with drugs. The actor–who was also played villain Yellow Bastard in “Sin City”–began making headlines last year when …

Beef Recall: National Beef Could Contain E. Coli
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The National Beef Packing company this week recalled almost 23,000 pounds of ground beef over fears it could be contaminated with E. coli. The Missouri company issued the recall after the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection …

Is Netflix About To Get Rid Of A Bunch Of PBS Content? Is Netflix About To Get Rid Of A Bunch Of PBS Content?
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Update: After speaking with a source at Netflix, I can confirm that Netflix is not losing PBS content in the sense that you will no longer see PBS content on Netflix. You will continue to see some titles. The source …

Mark Zuckerberg’s FWD.us Releases New Pro-Immigration Ad Mark Zuckerberg’s FWD.us Releases New Pro-Immigration Ad
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The immigration debate is heating up in Washington again as President Obama has asked Congress to put a bill on his desk before summer’s end. One of the largest proponents of immigration reform – Mark Zuckerberg’s FWD.us – is now …

TWA 800 Crash: Investigators Say Cause Was Covered Up
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When TWA flight 800 crashed upon takeoff from JFK Airport in 1996, killing all 230 people on board, some witnesses claimed they saw a streak of light near the plane just before it exploded. Every possible explanation, from a meteorite …

Dreyfoos: Bodies Found at Florida High School

Police in West Palm Beach, Florida are investigating the discovery of two bodies at an area high school According to a WPTV news station report, employees at the Dreyfoos School of the Arts found the bodies early this morning. According …

Google Declares That It Does Not Hate Albania Google Declares That It Does Not Hate Albania
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Today’s Webmaster Help video from Google is an interesting one. It’s essentially Matt Cutts saying that Google does not hate Albania, after a user asks if this is the case. More specifically, the question asked why Google doesn’t support Albania …

Google Launches AdSense Publisher Scorecard Google Launches AdSense Publisher Scorecard

Google announced the launch of a new benchmarking feature for AdSense today called the Publisher Scorecard. This can be found in the Home tab of your AdWords account, and will provide you with a summary of how well your content, …

Giving Luigi His Own Game Makes Quite The Difference

Nintendo announced earlier this year that it would be releasing DLC for New Super Mario Bros. U in the form of New Super Luigi U. The add-on pack completely transforms every level from the original game into a hardcore platforming …