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Rite-Aid Scam Targets Elderly In “Sweepstakes”
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Pennsylvania state police have issued an alert to residents about a phone scam that appears to be targeting the elderly. Officials say the scam involves the caller informing the victim that they’ve won $18,000 in a sweepstakes but have to …

Miss Iowa: One Arm Isn’t Stopping Her From Reigning
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The newly-crowned Miss Iowa, who was born with her left forearm missing, isn’t letting that stop her from taking on the duties of her title. She also says she’s going to use her experience to help others overcome their disabilities. …

Brockovich Mug Shot Released After DUI Arrest
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Erin Brockovich, who was arrested over the weekend for drunken boating, just had her mugshot released. The environmental activist was booked after a wildlife officer spotted her trying to maneuver a boat into a dock unsuccessfully. When he approached her, …

Tim Tebow Signed By The New England Patriots

Well, that was unexpected. After hitting the news/trend cycle with statements like “his career is probably over” and rumors of Tebow to the Canadian Football League, the Tim Tebow legend will live on in the NFL for at least one …

E3 2013: Here Are All the Trailers From Microsoft’s Presentation

Microsoft showed off dozens of games at its E3 press conference, self-consciously making up for its games-light unveiling of the Xbox One. Though only a few of the games were exclusive to the Xbox One, Microsoft is betting that the …

Girl Gets Unsolicited Wiener Pic, Sends It on to the Guy’s Mom
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This post is slightly NSFW. “Attention assholes: don’t sexually harass a girl when she can easily find you on Facebook and send your mom proof of your perpetuation of rape culture. Moral of the day? Don’t mess with me,” says …

Dragon Age: Inquisition Trailer Features A Familiar Face

Dragon Age: Origins had a great cast of characters, but the best was easily Morrigan. She was sorely missing in Dragon Age II, but it looks like she’ll back for the third game. In a trailer released today, EA gaves …

Ex-Journey Singer Battles Cancer, Loses Girlfriend
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Journey singer Steve Perry has just revealed that he had to have surgery to remove a cancerous mole from his face just a few months after losing the love of his life to brain cancer. Perry says after his first …

Bing Talks New Siri Integration Bing Talks New Siri Integration

As previously reported, Apple unveiled some new Siri features for iOS 7 today at its Worldwide Developers Conference. Among them is some new Bing integration, which will see Bing delivering web results when people search with Siri, and it doesn’t …

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Trailer Features Loki And The Avengers

Since it was announced earlier this year, fans have been eagerly awaiting new details on LEGO Marvel Super Heroes. Who’s the villain? Who can we play as? The latest trailer answers these questions and more. It was revealed this morning …

Matt Cutts: Here’s What You’re Doing Wrong With ‘Disavow Links’ Tool Matt Cutts: Here’s What You’re Doing Wrong With ‘Disavow Links’ Tool
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Google’s Matt Cutts recently talked about Google’s Disavow Links tool in the comments of a blog post, in which he suggested using it more like a machete than like a fine-toothed comb. Today, Google released a new Webmaster Help video …

E3 2013: Xbox One Launch Details Unveiled
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Microsoft’s E3 conference was filled to the brim with game previews and trailers, even to the extent that details of the Xbox One’s launch got a bit buried. Now, however, with their big game-filled presentation behind them, Microsoft has put …

JFK Guards Dozing On Posts Despite Being Terrorist Target
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The former manager for security staff at JFK Airport says that coming across guards who were asleep on the job was a regular occurrence when he was in charge. 39-year old Stephen Jackson says he busted at least six guards–some …

Apple Unveils iTunes Radio, Which Comes Out This Fall Apple Unveils iTunes Radio, Which Comes Out This Fall

At the Worldwide Developers Conference today, Apple finally announced the rumored iTunes Radio. It will be generally available this fall. It’s a free radio service with over 200 stations, and a catalog of music drawing from the iTunes Store. People …

E3 2013: Call of Duty Ghosts Tech Trailer Released

Call of Duty: Ghosts was the only game featured in any detail at Microsoft’s big Xbox One unveiling two weeks ago. It was surprising, then, that Call of Duty was nowhere to be found at Microsoft’s E3 conference, which was …

WWDC Picture Says a Thousand Words About Gender Diversity WWDC Picture Says a Thousand Words About Gender Diversity
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If you’re a man at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference today in San Francisco and you need to pee, well, good luck – those lines are going to be looooooooooong. Or you could use the women’s restroom. It’s not very crowded …

iOS 7 Gets A Complete Redesign And Some New Features iOS 7 Gets A Complete Redesign And Some New Features

It was pretty much an inevitability that Apple would show off iOS 7 today. After announcing all the new features coming to OS X and MacBook Air, Apple finally took the wraps off its new mobile OS. Before getting to …

Facebook for BlackBerry 10 Gets a Photo-Oriented Update Facebook for BlackBerry 10 Gets a Photo-Oriented Update
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Facebook for Blackberry 10 has just received a significant update that not only brings a new design to the News Feed, but also ads a bunch of photo improvements to enhance the user experience. “The Facebook app for BlackBerry 10 …

Siri Gets More Knowledge Graph-Like With Wikipedia, Bing Siri Gets More Knowledge Graph-Like With Wikipedia, Bing

While demonstrating iOS 7 at the Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple announced some new Siri features. Among them, integration of Bing web search results. Siri has a new interface, and even a new male voice. It now understands more types of …

E3 2013: Xbox One Will Launch For $499

In contrast to its big Xbox One unveiling, which focused on TV and sports, Microsoft’s E3 conference was packed full of games. In-between the constant trailers, however, was an important bit of information – the pricing info for the Xbox …

Stiletto Heel Stabbing: Woman Murders Boyfriend With Shoe
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A Houston woman is being charged with murder after allegedly stabbing her boyfriend to death in the head with a high-heeled shoe. 44-year old Ana Trujillo was arrested after police arrived at her swanky building, The Parklane, on an assault-in-progress …

Apple Unveils New Mac Pro At WWDC Apple Unveils New Mac Pro At WWDC

As one of its numerous unveilings today, Apple showed off a new Mac Pro at the company’s Worldwide Developers Conference. It has a new look, and is significantly smaller. You can see the side-by-side comparison here (image via TechCrunch): The …

Hillary Clinton Is Now on Twitter Hillary Clinton Is Now on Twitter
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Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has finally joined Twitter, and she’s done it in a pretty awesome way. “Wife, mom, lawyer, women & kids advocate, FLOAR, FLOTUS, US Senator, SecState, author, dog owner, hair icon, pantsuit aficionado, glass ceiling …

Deer: Doritos Bag Is A Harmful Predator

A Florida deer was saved from an uncertain fate over the weekend when a sheriff’s deputy removed a Doritos bag that was completely covering the animal’s head. Like the drunk guy who gets his hand stuck in the Pringles can …