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Facebook’s Timeline Lawsuit Must Go to Trial Facebook’s Timeline Lawsuit Must Go to Trial

A U.S. District Court Judge has ruled that a lawsuit between Facebook and Timelines.com will in fact go to trial, after denying Facebook’s notion that the trademark-infringement lawsuit should be killed due to overly-generic trademarks. Back in October of 2011, …

Jack Pardee Dies; Football Coach Was 76

Former NFL player and coach Jack Pardee has died at the age of 76. According to the University of Houston, Pardee died on Monday, April 1, succumbing to gall bladder cancer. A Houston football scholarship has been founded in Pardee’s …

Mozilla Celebrates Its 15th Anniversary With #Webstory Mozilla Celebrates Its 15th Anniversary With #Webstory

Mozilla, creators of the popular Firefox Web browser, turned 15-years-old on March 31. The non-profit looks to celebrate it in style as it looks back on what it, and the Web at large, has accomplished over the past 15 years. …

Game of Thrones Premiere Broke Torrent Records Game of Thrones Premiere Broke Torrent Records
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Considering it was the most pirated show of 2012, it shouldn’t surprise anyone that the new season premiere of Game of Thrones was downloaded quite a bit this weekend. But the sheer volume it pretty staggering – in fact, it …

Maria Sibylla Merian Google Doodle Comes To The U.S. Maria Sibylla Merian Google Doodle Comes To The U.S.

As previously reported, Google began showing a doodle in honor of naturalist and illustrator Maria Sibylla Merian in parts of the world where it was already April 2nd. Now that the date has changed in the rest of the world, …

Biz Stone Confirms New Startup ‘Jelly’ Biz Stone Confirms New Startup ‘Jelly’

Last week, news came out that Twitter co-founder Biz Stone is working on a new startup called Jelly. Today, Stone opened up about it a bit. In a post at JellyHQ.com, Stone writes: People are basically good—when provided a tool …

Miss The Walking Dead Last Night? Watch The Last Of Us TV Spot That Aired During It Instead

Last night, zombie fans got a taste of a world where the infected run wild and the remnants of humanity fight over what’s left. During the season three finale of The Walking Dead, Sony showed off the very first TV …

Dead in Columbia Dorm: Girl Found Dead on Easter Sunday

21-year-old Jessica Fingers was found dead on Easter Sunday in a Columbia University dorm room. According to a report from the New York Post, Fingers was found to be unresponsive by her boyfriend and another friend late on the morning …

Play-Doh Enters The World Of 3D Printing Play-Doh Enters The World Of 3D Printing
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The Play-Doh playsets of my childhood were kind of like 3D printers. You would put the Play-Doh into the machine, turn a crank, and shapes would come out. It’s this very same idea that has inspired Think Geek’s latest fake, …

Chris Brown: ‘I Lost Everything’ After Beating Rihanna
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R&B singer and convicted felon Chris Brown was on the Today Show this morning to promote his new music video for the song “Fine China.” He also used the opportunity to try and revamp his public image. Brown became one …

Google Analytics Expands Real-Time Geolocation To Outer Space Google Analytics Expands Real-Time Geolocation To Outer Space
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New 3.5″ floppy exporting and send to fax support wasn’t the only April Fools’ addition to Google Analytics today. Google announced via Google+ that it has expanded real-time geolocation for real-time analytics to include the International Space Station, following up …

Iron Man 3: Chinese Trailer (Taiwanese Animation Style)

Taiwanese animation firm Next Media Animation has put out its own trailer for the much anticipated Iron Man 3. It’s pretty characteristic of NMA’s body of work. News recently came out that Chinese viewers will see a different cut of …

Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9″ 4G LTE Arrives On AT&T April 5 Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9″ 4G LTE Arrives On AT&T April 5

Are you in the market for Amazon’s 4G LTE Kindle Fire HD 8.9″? Do you prefer to buy your 4G LTE enabled devices from a national carrier? If so, you’re in luck later this week if you happen to subscribe …

Thief Smashes Through Glass Door at Full Speed [VIDEO]

If you’re like me, you’ll never get tired of idiot criminals doing idiotic things. This bag thief definitely fits the bill, running through a glass door at full speed in his attempt to flee the scene. According to The Telegraph, …

‘Buckwild’ Star Dies at the Age of 21
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Shain Gandee, one of the stars of MTV’s Buckwild, was found dead this morning in Sissonville, West Virginia. According to a report from the Charleston Daily Mail, 21-year-old Gandee was found in a vehicle with two other bodies. Gandee was …

Michael Arrington’s Ex-Girlfriend Makes Abuse Allegations on Facebook Michael Arrington’s Ex-Girlfriend Makes Abuse Allegations on Facebook
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TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington is facing some serious allegations made in a Facebook post. Jenn Allen, founder and CEO of RTist.com, claims in a recent post that Arrington was physically and emotionally abusive in a past relationship. She also claims …

Forget The Galaxy S 4: Samsung’s Eco Tree Is Where The Innovation’s At Forget The Galaxy S 4: Samsung’s Eco Tree Is Where The Innovation’s At

Samsung is no stranger to eco-friendly business practices. Late last year, the company announced that it was the only mobile phone manufacturer to be granted a carbon footprint certification in the UK. Now its stepping up its duty as a …

Mekhi Phifer Marries Girlfriend Reshelet Barnes

E! News is reporting that ER star Mekhi Phifer has married his long-time girlfriend Reshelet Barnes. The wedding ceremony, which took place in Beverly Hills, California on Saturday, is reported to have taken place in front of around 100 family …

Why Google Might Rank Sites With Bad Links Highly Why Google Might Rank Sites With Bad Links Highly
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Today’s Webmaster Help video from Google doesn’t appear to be an April Fools’ joke. It’s just Matt Cutts responding to a question like normal. The question at hand is probably something a lot of people have wondered: I’ve seen multiple …

Pineapple Express 2 May Be An April Fools’ Joke, But This Trailer Is Real

Unfortunately, this isn’t really a trailer for Pineapple Express 2, but Seth Rogen, James Franco and the boys have reunited to promote the upcoming “This Is The End” with a Pineapple Express 2 trailer anyway:

Ubisoft Will Break My Heart If Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon Isn’t A Real Game

Far Cry 3 is an absolutely amazing game. I can’t really think of anything that could improve the experience beyond an injection of 80s awesomeness. In what’s either a cruel April Fools’ joke, or the most amazing thing to ever …

Bing Zings Google With ‘Bing Basic’ [Zing] Bing Zings Google With ‘Bing Basic’ [Zing]
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The SEO tags aren’t the only April Fools’ joke from Bing this year. You didn’t think they’d get through the day without taking a shot at Google, did you? They introduced Bing Basic. There’s no mention of Google in the …

SoundCloud Unveils the Dropometer to Ruin Every Dubstep Song You Know
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In one of my favorite internet-related April Fools jokes of the day, SoundCloud has just introduced the Dropometer (trademarked, of course). The Dropometer is simple, but oh so very useful. All it does is tell you the exact point in …

Omarosa Fired by Donald Trump (Again)
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During her appearance on the first season of The Apprentice, Omarosa Manigault made the show a hit with her portrayal as a confrontational, cutthroat contestant. However, her ruthlessness wasn’t enough to guarantee her the win, and she was fired by …