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Mark Zuckerberg to Host Fundraiser for Senate Hopeful Cory Booker Mark Zuckerberg to Host Fundraiser for Senate Hopeful Cory Booker

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is once again inserting himself into the New Jersey political scene – but this time it’s on the completely opposite side of the aisle. Bloomberg reports that Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan will soon host …

Study: Almost Everyone Is ‘Homing From Work,’ But More Are Working Longer Hours Study: Almost Everyone Is ‘Homing From Work,’ But More Are Working Longer Hours
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According to a new study, more workers are reporting a better work/life balance than they were two years ago. Captivate’s Office Pulse surveyed over 4,000 “white-collar” workers across North America, and found an 11% increase in the number of people …

Tim Berners-Lee Says NSA Spy Programs Threaten Democracy Tim Berners-Lee Says NSA Spy Programs Threaten Democracy
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The Internet community was shaken to its very core last week when it was revealed that the NSA may have tapped into data servers belonging to Google, Yahoo and more. The revelation caused some to say that this was not …

Japanese Troops Being Trained in California

Members of the Japan‘s Self-Defense Force this week are training on the southern coast of California. According to an Associated Press report, the troops are being trained for the next two weeks by U.S. Marines. The training will specifically train …

Elderly Limo Fire: Ten 90+ Women Escape

One month after five women were killed in a limo fire on a San Francisco bridge, ten elderly ladies say they are lucky to have survived their own terrifying ordeal on Sunday morning. The women were headed to a friend’s …

AmazonFresh, Amazon’s Grocery Delivery Service, Launches in L.A. AmazonFresh, Amazon’s Grocery Delivery Service, Launches in L.A.

Last week, we told you that Amazon was about to get more serious about groceries by expanding their AmazonFresh grocery delivery service outside of Seattle – the only place where it has been offered for the past few years. Today, …

Watch Dogs Gets A New CG Trailer [E3 2013]

Watch Dogs is one of the games to watch at E3 this year. To placate the hunger for new info, Ubisoft has released a new trailer before its press conference later today. Unfortunately, Ubisoft is following the recent trend of …

‘Kinky Boots’ Walks Away With 6 Tony Awards

The 67th Annual Tony Awards were held last night, hosted once again by Neil Patrick Harris. The big news of the night seemed to be Kinky Boots, the Broadway musical that ended the night with six Tony Awards. Kinky Boots …

Paul McCartney Pays Tribute To John Lennon
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Paul McCartney took the stage at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn over the weekend and wowed the crowd with his performances, his tributes, and his anecdotes about the iconic people who have passed through his life. The former Beatle played …

House Of Cards Season 1 Hits DVD, Blu-Ray On Tuesday House Of Cards Season 1 Hits DVD, Blu-Ray On Tuesday

The first season of Netflix original hit House of Cards hits DVD and Blu-ray on Tuesday. Now people who aren’t subscribed to Netflix (and those who only subscribe to the DVD part of the service) will be able to watch …

“Suicide Bridge”: Barrier Idea Gets Mixed Reviews
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A so-called “suicide bridge” in Portland, Oregon has seen no fewer than 17 deaths in the last ten years, a heartbreaking number that seems too high to be true. Now, those who live near the landmark are proposing that the …

Adobe Launches New Features For EchoSign On iOS, Web Adobe Launches New Features For EchoSign On iOS, Web

Adobe has announced version 2 of EchoSign for iOS, as well as a few new features for the web version. “Version 2 of the iOS application offers users the ability to sign documents offline, automatically sync them back to cloud …

Vine Shares Top Instagram Shares on Twitter Vine Shares Top Instagram Shares on Twitter

In sentences that would have made absolutely no sense 10 years ago news, Vine videos have just surpassed Instagram photos in terms of how often they’re being shared on Twitter. The switch occurred just days after Vine officially launched their …

Bears Trade Gabe Carimi to the Buccaneers

The Chicago Bears organization this weekend announced that it has traded offensive lineman Gabe Carimi to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The deal is contingent on Carimi passing a physical. Though Carimi worked out at a Bears minicamp in April, he …

Bluthfighter Is The Only Game I Need This Year

We’re living in age of derivative works when it comes to video games. For every unique experience, you get twenty more first-person shooters or infinite runners. Fortunately, our calls for a truly original game have been answered in this proof …

Call Of Duty: Ghosts Gets 30-Minute Gameplay Demo Ahead Of E3

E3 2013 doesn’t officially kick off until tomorrow, but the major players will hold their press conferences today. Before that happens, Activision wants to steal a little bit of their thunder with a massive 30-minute gameplay demo of the latest …

Watch NBA Players Read Mean Tweets About Themselves

Having people read tweets is one of Jimmy Kimmel’s favorite styles of bits – whether it be forcing little kids to read vulgar tweets from Twitter comedians, or having Kenyans read inane celebrity tweets. One of the best bits on …

Google Can Predict Movie Sales With 94% Accuracy Google Can Predict Movie Sales With 94% Accuracy

Google this week released a new whitepaper that claims Google searches can predict box office totals with incredible accuracy. The paper, authored by Google analysts Reggie Panaligan and Andrea Chen, claims that Google data can predict box office results with …

Erin Brockovich Arrested For Drunk Driving…A Boat

Erin Brockovich, the fiery environmental activist who was portrayed by Julia Roberts in the 2000 hit movie by the same name, was arrested on Friday after a game warden watched her struggling to dock a boat at Lake Mead, which …

NSA Whistleblower Comes Out, Congress Calls For Investigation NSA Whistleblower Comes Out, Congress Calls For Investigation
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The NSA had a rough time of it last week. It was revealed on Wednesday that the spy agency was collecting phone records from millions of Verizon subscribers. It was revealed a day later that the agency was also collecting …

Watch Apple’s WWDC Live on the Web and on Apple TV Watch Apple’s WWDC Live on the Web and on Apple TV

Apple’s annual Worldwide Developer’s Conference kicks off today, June 10th, at 10 am PST. Since tickets are both expensive (starting at $1,599) and hard to come by (usually selling out in minutes), there’s a good chance that you are unable …

Google Reportedly Wins Waze Acquisition Google Reportedly Wins Waze Acquisition
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Numerous reports have come out indicating that Google is getting ready to buy Israel-based navigation company Waze. After hearing about Facebook getting ready to buy the company for close to a year, talks between those two companies reportedly fizzled out …

Road Rage Murder: Police Officer Charged in Roadside Shooting
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A police officer this week has been charged with manslaughter in the roadside shooting of a Maryland man. According to the Maryland State Police, Hudson County, New Jersey police officer Joseph Walker is being held on $1 million bond for …

Maurice Sendak Honored with Animated Google Doodle Maurice Sendak Honored with Animated Google Doodle

Today, Google lets the wild rumpus start with an animated Doodle honoring famous American writer and illustrator Maurice Sendak. Sendak was best known for his classic 1963 children’s book Where the Wild Things Are, which has sold millions upon million …