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Nokia Lumia 920 Hits AT&T For $99 On Friday Nokia Lumia 920 Hits AT&T For $99 On Friday
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The Nokia Lumia 920 is the face of Windows Phone 8 going into the holiday season. If the new phones do well, AT&T will have a winner since the Lumia 920 is exclusive to the carrier. Of course, we never …

Facebook, Not Twitter, Adds Photo Filters to iOS App Facebook, Not Twitter, Adds Photo Filters to iOS App
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On the same day that reports surfaced claiming that Twitter was working on native photo filtering for their mobile apps, Facebook went ahead and launched native photo filtering for their iOS app. Yesterday, the New York Times reported that anonymous …

AOL Posts Best Revenue Growth In Seven Years (YoY) AOL Posts Best Revenue Growth In Seven Years (YoY)

AOL released its Q3 earnings report this morning. The company reported 7% global advertising revenue growth, its best year-over-year revenue performance in over seven years. Furthermore, the company reported 8% search and contextual revenue growth, representing the first growth quarter …

Jim Durham Dies: NBA Broadcaster Was 65
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Jim Durham, who broadcast games for ESPN since 1996 and was present during the height of Bulls madness, died on Sunday at his home in Texas. He was 65. Durham had quite a career in sports broadcasting, working for various …

Lennon Letter to Clapton Up For Auction

Entertainment memorabilia auction house Prifiles in History this week announced that the personal correspondence of several famous musicians will be up for auction on December 18 in Los Angeles. 300 of the “most important” items from a collection of over …

Amazon Testing New Pricing Option For Amazon Prime Amazon Testing New Pricing Option For Amazon Prime

Amazon Prime is a pretty good deal if you’re in it for the year’s worth of free shipping. The service has become much more than that, however, in the years since its inception. Now Amazon Prime throws in Amazon Instant …

Aguilera On Fallon: The Roots, Office Supplies Remix

Christina Aguilera has found a hit in her song “Your Body”, the video for which has seen hundreds of thousands of hits on YouTube already. But a new remix of the tune might just trump it, which is quite a …

Here’s What Yahoo Is Doing For Election-Related Searches Here’s What Yahoo Is Doing For Election-Related Searches
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Yahoo put out a blog post outlining the various things it is doing with its search results for election-related queries. If you search “2012 Presidential Polls,” Yahoo will show you the latest national poll numbers at any given time: If …

Celebrate Election Day with a Bad Lip Reading of the Debates

Hopefully, by the end of the night (or early tomorrow morning), we’ll know who won the 2012 Presidential election. Even if something strange happens and we have to wait a little while for the official results, one thing is certain: …

Breast Cancer, Sleep Disturbance, and Depression to be Studied at UCLA
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UCLA researchers announced this week that they have received a $5 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to fund a five-year study into the risk profiles of breast cancer survivors likely to suffer depression. The 300 volunteers needed for …

Sergey Brin To Election Victors: Withdraw From Your Parties, Become Independent Sergey Brin To Election Victors: Withdraw From Your Parties, Become Independent
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Google co-founder Sergey Brin had some thoughts about today’s presidential election, and shared them on Google+ last night. Here’s what he had to say: Sergey Brin6 hours ago I must confess, I am dreading today's elections.Not because of who might …

Elliot Carter Dies: Composer Was 103 Years Old
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Elliot Carter was well known for composing music which has been described as difficult to listen to, yet he was also famous for an ear that picked out masterpieces as well as it did disconcerting melodies. After over eighty years …

Here’s Why You Should Always Switch to Door #2 [VIDEO]

Our favorite science/math illustrators are back today with a easy-to-understand breakdown of exactly why you should switch to door number two. Today, AsapSCIENCE tackles the Monty Hall problem – the classic questions that stems from the game show “Let’s Make …

Google Under Review In The UK For Not Doing Enough To Stop Piracy Google Under Review In The UK For Not Doing Enough To Stop Piracy

Google and the entertainment industry go back and forth over how much of the Web should be downgraded in search results. Google implemented a new ranking signal back in August that downgrades sites based on the number of DMCA notices …

Truman Capote Story: Lost Chapter Appears
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A previously unpublished chapter of Truman Capote’s book “Answered Prayers” has been discovered and will be published in the December issue of Vanity Fair. Capote famously stalled the book’s publication by missing deadlines, despite being offered more and more money …

“Where Do I Vote” Is Today’s Google Doodle Topic In The U.S. “Where Do I Vote” Is Today’s Google Doodle Topic In The U.S.
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Google is running an Election Day doodle in the U.S. today, as the nation works on electing its president for the next four years. The doodle this time does not take us to “Election Day” results, however. It takes us …

South Park: The Stick of Truth, Company of Heroes 2, and Metro: Last Light Delayed

It’s beginning. THQ this week became the first game publisher to push back the release dates for titles they’ve listed as coming sometime in February 2013 or “early 2013.” As part of THQ’s second quarter 2013 financial results, the company …

Hurricane Sandy and Its Effect on Foursquare Check-ins [TIMELAPSE] Hurricane Sandy and Its Effect on Foursquare Check-ins [TIMELAPSE]

Hurricane Sandy’s aftermath is still being felt in many parts of the east coast. The storm, which hit many major metropolitan areas a little over a week ago, has caused untold billions in property damage and has cost the lives …

Facebook Makes Sure You Vote This Election Day Facebook Makes Sure You Vote This Election Day

Today’s the big day – election day in the United States. Millions of voters will head to the polls today to choose who they think is best qualified to lead the country for the next four years. And more than …

Katy Perry: Skintight Ballot Dress Hits Election Rallies

Katy Perry is among a few high-profile musicians lending their support to President Obama, and in the week leading up to election day several voters were surprised by concerts given at re-election rallies. But the real hit wasn’t Perry’s music, …

Starbucks, the Election, and Some Sex Marriage
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Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

Windows RT Takes Up Quite A Bit Of Space On The 32GB Surface Windows RT Takes Up Quite A Bit Of Space On The 32GB Surface

Microsoft’s Surface is apparently popular. The company’s first foray into the tablet market resulted in the 32GB tablet selling out in less than a day. Consumers were stuck with the 64GB model, but that might not be such a bad …

Verizon Gives Up on Verizon Apps Store Verizon Gives Up on Verizon Apps Store

Verizon has announced through its developer community website that as of January 2013, the Verizon Apps app store will be removed from all Android and BlackBerry devices. The company anticipates completing the removal process by March 27, 2013. The wireless …

The Learning Channel Raises The Bar Once Again

TLC has found a huge following for their hit show, “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo”, which follows the Thompson family and all their wild Southern ways. Now, they’re giving us a look at some cougar ladies and the loves of …