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The Next Xbox Gets A Name – The Xbox One

During the Xbox event this morning, Microsoft announced its vision for the next-generation of game consoles and entertainment. The philosophy governing the next Xbox is everything going through one console. As such, the next Xbox will be called the Xbox …

Is ESPN Starting A Round of Layoffs?

Is the worldwide leader in sports getting ready to start cutting some of their fat? If the report at Deadspin is to be believed, the answer is, it certainly looks that way. In fact, the report indicates “hundreds” will be …

Bin Laden Death Photos Won’t Be Released, Thanks To Court Ruling
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Three judges on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit unanimously ruled today that the U.S. government can keep death photos of Osama bin Laden secret. There are apparently over fifty of them. Bin Laden was …

Another Teaser Trailer For Anchorman 2 Hits, Promises Greatness

Apparently, the creative team behind Anchorman are big on celebrating anniversaries, because a year ago–to the day–Funny or Die debuted the first Anchorman: The Legend Continues teaser trailer, and while the newest teaser trailer was released a few days ago, …

Chief Keef Arrested On Marijuana Charge
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Chief Keef, the 17-year old rap star, has been arrested in Atlanta for smoking weed in an upscale hotel. Keef has been arrested twice before despite his young age and was sued earlier this year for child support by a …

Zach Sobiech Dies: YouTube Star Succumbs to Cancer
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Zach Sobiech, a Minnesota teen who inspired millions through his battle with a rare bone cancer, has died at the age of 18. Sobiech battled the terminal cancer, osteosarcoma, from the age of 14. Last year, a song he penned …

Kansas Weather Anchor Evacuates As Tornadoes Hit Wichita

While the Moore, Oklahoma tornado is dominating the news cycle–rightfully so–it’s easy to forget about the weather damage that occurred on Sunday in Wichita, Kansas. While the devastation pales in comparison, the fact is, when a “massive” tornado hits, it’s …

Moscow Attack Foiled, Two Suspects Killed In Shootout

A terrorist attack in Moscow was foiled after Russian security forces engaged in a firefight with the alleged militants. Sky News reports that two terror suspects were killed and a third captured after a shootout that took place in the …

Cuomo Warns Khloe About Copyright Infringement
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has reportedly sent Khloe Kardashian a letter informing her that a design on one of her t-shirts is too similar to a logo currently under copyright. The design shows the Statue of Liberty above a …

Angry Mob Pelts Man With Rocks Over Child Rape Rumors
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Rumors can often spark a reaction, but one Colorado man this week learned that they can also spark violence. According to an Associated Press report, an angry mob in Denver this week threw rocks at a man they believed to …

Ray Manzarek Dies: Doors Keyboardist Was 74

Sad news for the music community, as influential keyboardist and Doors founding member Ray Manzarek has died due to complications from bile duct cancer. He was 74. Manzarek met Jim Morrison while studying film at UCLA, and the rest is …

Atheist Books Next To Bibles? Could Happen In Georgia’s State Parks
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Georgia’s state parks are now allowing Bibles to be placed in rental cabins. An atheist group arguing for equal representation is now presenting a plan that would allow them to place books with atheist philosophies in those same cabins next …

Banderas To Play ‘Super Mario’ In Upcoming Film
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Antonio Banderas will portray “Super Mario” in an upcoming film. No, it’s not a Super Mario Bros. reboot, but a film about the 33 Chilean miners who became trapped for over two months back in 2010. Mario SepĂșlveda (aka “Super …

Wife Douses Husband With Beer At Cubs Game

What happens when you accidentally spill your beer on your wife while trying to protect her from a wayward ball to the face? If you’re one man, you get a drink dumped on you. A woman was caught on camera …

Ozzy, Sharon Osbourne Back Together After Split

Back in April, aging rocker Ozzy Osbourne used his Facebook page to address rumors about his family. He admitted that he had relapsed for the past year and a half, drinking and doing drugs. Though he emphasized that he and …

MacFarlane Won’t Return For Oscars, Tweets To ‘Traumatized Critics’

Comedian Seth MacFarlane will not be returning to host the Oscars. He does have some suggestions for the role, however. On Monday, MacFarlane tweeted the following: Follow @SethMacFarlane (image) Seth MacFarlane @SethMacFarlane Traumatized critics exhale: I’m unable to do the …

Linkin Park Frontman Joins Stone Temple Pilots For Concert, New Single

Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington made a surprise appearance over the weekend at a Stone Temple Pilots concert. Even more surprising, he had teamed up with the band on a new single. FMQB reports that Bennington appeared on stage with …

Spotify Launches Embeddable Charts for Top Tracks Spotify Launches Embeddable Charts for Top Tracks

In a bid to expand its presence across the web, streaming music service Spotify has just launched Spotify Charts, which allow sites to embed clickable lists of the top tracks across the network. The charts, which will update every Monday, …

NASA Is Funding A 3D Food Printer, May Be Used In Future Space Missions NASA Is Funding A 3D Food Printer, May Be Used In Future Space Missions
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Making food with 3D printers is not a new concept, but it is still largely in the realm of science fiction. NASA wants to make science fiction into reality sooner than later, however, and it’s throwing plenty of money towards …

Jay-Z Says Baby Rumors Are Untrue
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Last week, rumors that pop star BeyoncĂ© is pregnant began heating up. The week’s rumors were capped off with what seemed to be a confirmation that the diva is expecting her second child. This week, however, BeyoncĂ©’s husband is once …

Can Yahoo Keep Its Promise Of Not ‘Screwing Up’ Tumblr? Can Yahoo Keep Its Promise Of Not ‘Screwing Up’ Tumblr?
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On Monday, Yahoo announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire the massively popular social blogging platform Tumblr for $1.1 billion. Like most major Internet acquisitions, the move has proven controversial. Is this acquisition going to be good or …

Kate Hudson, Zach Braff Team Up For Kickstarter Film

Kate Hudson has joined the cast of Zach Braff’s Kickstarter-funded film, “Wish I Was Here”, and not everyone is happy about it. The Kickstarter campaign, which surpassed its $2 million goal in three days, was a highly controversial move on …

Ochocinco Arrested For Parole Violations
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Last fall, former NFL star Chad “Ochocinco” Johnson plead no contest to misdemeanor domestic battery after allegedly head-butting his wife just one month after their wedding. Johnson received one year of probation for the charge, and was cut by the …

American Consumers Really Hate Their ISP American Consumers Really Hate Their ISP
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Internet service providers are pretty awful. It seems that most Americans agree if a recent survey is to be believed. The American Customer Satisfaction Index has released its report for 2013. This year is particularly interesting as ISPs have been …