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10-Year-Old Found Alive Following Kidnapping

A young girl who was kidnapped from her L.A.-area bedroom has been found alive. The Associated Press is reporting that the girl was spotted wandering around a Northridge coffee shop in a white t-shirt and no shoes by someone who …

Facebook And Twitter Get Updated On BlackBerry 10 Facebook And Twitter Get Updated On BlackBerry 10
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After posting decent Q4 results, BlackBerry seemingly celebrated by releasing updates for its Facebook and Twitter apps on BlackBerry 10. If you fancy yourself a Facebook user, the latest update for BlackBerry 10 is sure to delight with its latest …

Amazon Acquires Book Recommendations Site and Social Network Goodreads Amazon Acquires Book Recommendations Site and Social Network Goodreads
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Amazon has just announced that they are acquiring Goodreads, “the world’s largest site for readers and book recommendations.” Good reads launched in 2007 and since then has built up a user base of 16 million members, who have added 525 …

Learn How NASA Uses Google Earth For Space Missions Learn How NASA Uses Google Earth For Space Missions

Google has shown that it has an interest in space what with its founders funding space missions, and the company sending Bugdroid to space. Beyond that, though, the folks at Google create tools that are invaluable to mission strategists at …

This Unsuccessful Burglar Is the Best at Being the Worst

In Redding, California, there is currently a 5′ 11”, 350-pound man still at large who may have just committed one of funniest attempted burglaries in the history of convenient store burglaries. Lucky for us, there’s surveillance footage. [Redding.com via reddit]

Lion Kills Heron in Zoo Incident Caught on Film
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Anyone who has ever been to a zoo knows that they are usually pretty docile places. The animals, being animals, mostly lounge around all day. This is especially true for big cats, which don’t seem to have temperaments much different …

Bikram Sex Scandal Gets The Taiwanese Animation Treatment

As you may have heard, there’s a sex scandal going on in the yoga community. Where there’s scandal, there’s usually NMA (Next Media Animation). The Taiwanese animation firm has covered everything from the Maker’s Mark debacle to the firing of …

Amazon Now Delivers Health And Beauty Products To Canadians Amazon Now Delivers Health And Beauty Products To Canadians
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Canadians have lived for far too long without the security of being able to buy their health and beauty goods from Amazon. The online retailer, after finally extending its Kindle store to our Northern neighbors, is finally delivering all the …

National Geographic Just Put Out This Video Of Monkeys Getting Drunk

National Geographic uploaded a video of monkeys crashing the campsite of a liquor bootlegger to its YouTube channel. That’s pretty much it. Enjoy. Nature.

Gmail’s New Compose Box Is Rolling Out to Everyone Gmail’s New Compose Box Is Rolling Out to Everyone
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Google has just announced that they are ready to give all Gmail users the new compose box that they’ve been testing since October. With the new compose enabled, Gmail no longer takes you to a different screen to write a …

Kris Humphries, Lindsey Vonn Were Almost an Item

While Kris Humphries has been dealing with his contentious divorce from reality TV star Kim Kardashian, it turns out that he has also been trying to get back in the dating game. According to a New York Post report, this …

Wikipedia Now Lets You Upload Photos From Mobile Wikipedia Now Lets You Upload Photos From Mobile
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Wikipedia announced that it is now letting mobile users add images to articles. If you’re browsing Wikipedia from your mobile browser, and come across an article without an image, you’ll now be able to add one. “In one easy step, …

What Do You Think of Spotify’s New Logo? What Do You Think of Spotify’s New Logo?
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Considering the fact that’s Spotify’s logo is pretty much absent from both its desktop and mobile apps, you may not have noticed that the streaming music service recently changed it. Yep, out with the old (left), and in with the …

Black Adam Joins The Cast Of Injustice: Gods Among Us

It seemed unlikely that NetherRealm Studios would announce even more characters for the already star-studded Injustice: Gods Among Us. The studio is full of surprises, however, as it has announced another new character for the DC Comics fighter. It was …

Toddler Mauled by 7 Dogs Dies in Georgia
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Family pets are,on the internet at least, normally shown as protective of their family, especially babies and children. One family in Georgia, however, learned that some pets don’t make friends with toddlers. Local Savannah, Georgia news station WTOC is reporting …

Powerball Winner Owes $29K In Child Support
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As previously reported, someone in New Jersey won the Powebrall jackpot in Saturday night’s drawing. The pot was $338 million. The winner shouldn’t be the only one getting paid, however. It turns out that winner Pedro Quezada owes $29,000 in …

Klout Score Now Takes Into Account Instagram Data Klout Score Now Takes Into Account Instagram Data

Klout has just announced that its adding another element into your influence score: Instagram. “Instagram generates some of social media‚Äôs most beautiful and engaging content, and is one of the most highly-requested networks by Klout users. Starting this week, all …

Google Analytics Real Time Reports Get Even Better Google Analytics Real Time Reports Get Even Better

The real-time feature is probably the best thing Google has done for Google Analytics in a long time, at least for publishers like us. Now the feature is getting even better. Google announced some improvements to its real-time reports, including …

Angry Birds Star Wars Travels To Cloud City

Back in January, Rovio released a new expansion for Angry Birds Star Wars called “Escape from Hoth.” The level pack covered the first half of The Empire Strikes Back, and now a new expansion finishes the story. Rovio announced today …

Bikram Sex Scandal Rocks Yoga Community
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[UPDATE] The Bikram sex scandal has now gotten the NMA treatment. Though the sexual roots of yoga have been all but purged from the practice the “spiritual” attachments have remained. This means that there are still “spiritual” leaders of certain …

Colbert Takes on That Revealing Facebook Likes Study Colbert Takes on That Revealing Facebook Likes Study
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A couple of weeks ago, we looked into a recent study by Cambridge University on Facebook likes and just how revealing they are. Long story short – they’re quite revealing. The researchers were able to accurately predict subjects’ activities and …

Activision Brings The Uncanny Valley To Games

Activision may be perceived as a money-making machine that just throws out the same game every year, but the company is heavily invested in the future of gaming technology. Take for instance this new real-time face rendering tech the company …

The Chilling World of Goosebumps and Frisson [VIDEO]
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We know why we get goosebumps – scientifically speaking. But there are a lot of different external causes for our internal response. Everyone has experienced goosebumps from being cold, for instance. And most of us have experienced another oddly-enjoyable sensation …

Fay Kanin Dies; Screenwriter Was 95

Famed Hollywood screenwriter and producer Fay Kanin has died. She was 95. Kanin gained fame along with her husband, Michael Kanin, in the 1940s and 1950s while writing screenplays for classic movies such as Sunday Punch, My Pal Gus, and …