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News Corp. and Rupert Murdoch Consider a Spin Off News Corp. and Rupert Murdoch Consider a Spin Off

Despite previous reservations by News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch, the company is contemplating a split of their news and film assets from their print publication and newspaper divisions. Currently News Corp owns 20th Century Fox film studio, Fox broadcast network …

Big Ben Renamed, To Be Called Elizabeth Tower
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Britsh Parliament’s clock tower, famously known as “Big Ben” to the world, will be renamed Elizabeth Tower in honor of the Queen’s diamond jubilee. The name change comes after a campaign by dozens of MPs to change the official name …

If You Ever Wanted To See An MRI Of Childbirth, Here’s Your Chance

Back in December, 2010, German scientists captured the first-ever MRI of live childbirth. It went down exactly how you think – a woman delivered a baby whilst encapsulated by an MRI machine. She was 24-years-old and was admitted to the …

Prepare Your Boomsticks for This Animated Evil Dead Tribute

There are a lot of people out there who love the “Evil Dead” movies, so much so that they’re willing to stand in line for several hours at numerous horror conventions just to get a peek at their hero, Bruce …

Set Photos Show Ashton Kutcher Playing Steve Jobs On Acid
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Recent photos from the set of Steve Jobs biopic currently filming under the working title Jobs: Get Inspired (yes, really) show Ashton Kutcher playing Steve Jobs on acid. And no, that’s not a reference to Kutcher’s acting style. If you …

These Massachusetts Protesters Will Cuss If They Wanna and Bans Be Damned

Earlier this month, the town of Middleborough, Massachusetts, passed an ordinance declaring public use of cuss words a punishable offense worthy of a $20 fine. As you can imagine, there were people who took issue with this new ordinance and …

SpaceX Tests Its New Rocket “Merlin 1D” [Video] SpaceX Tests Its New Rocket “Merlin 1D” [Video]

SpaceX continues to push its space dominating agenda forward with its newest test of the ‘Merlin 1D” rocket propulsion system. Building on the technology from its previous 3 launches, including the historic launch and recovery of the Dragon capsule, the …

Spice Girls Musical: Girl Power To Invade London

The Spice Girls may have gone their separate ways early in the last decade, but that doesn’t mean they don’t still have fans who would love to hear “Wannabe” a few more times. Now, it looks like the girls who …

Zynga Holding Second Annual “Unleashed” Event

Since going public last year Zynga hasn’t really had the best of times. Its overall value has dropped 40% since December. So when they announced that they were launching a gaming platform outside of Facebook, a lot of people raised …

Google Has A Class To Make You Less Stupid At Search Google Has A Class To Make You Less Stupid At Search
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Google announced a new online course for learning about how to become a Google power searcher. The course consists of six free 50-minute classes with interactive activities and opportunities to connect with others using Google Groups and Google+ (including Hangouts …

James Cameron to Film Three Avatar Sequels Back-to-Back
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Although I did enjoy “Avatar” — the theatrical version, not the overlong extended cut — the idea of sitting through three sequels seems a little daunting. For me, everything I needed to know about Pandora and its inhabitants is contained …

Wajam Places Adds Google Map Interface to Social Search Results Wajam Places Adds Google Map Interface to Social Search Results

When Bing unveiled last month its new format that features search results collected from your Facebook and Twitter associates’ comments, it propelled the search engine past Google in the social search race. However, Wajam, the social media-powered search engine, insisted …

Vizio And Google Are Making Your TV Smart With The CO-Star Vizio And Google Are Making Your TV Smart With The CO-Star

Smart TVs will be all the rage sooner or later or so says the company execs who have been pushing them for the past year. Most people seem to think that it won’t really take off until Apple makes a …

Snoop Dogg’s Son and P. Diddy’s Son Could be Teammates at UCLA
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Snoop Dogg and P. Diddy may have more in common than just the rap game. They have taken the stage together frequently and now their sons may also share a family connection. Cordell Broadus may join the the UCLA football …

Bing and BigThink Offer Humanizing Technology Video Series Bing and BigThink Offer Humanizing Technology Video Series

As society learns about and integrates technology into our everyday lives, there are new relationships that form and alternative perspectives that arise. Bing and BigThink are teaming up to offer a new video series about technology and the evolving relationship …

Spice Girls, Orbitz, and Jeffrey Dahmer

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 …

Dole Recall: Bagged Salad May Make You Sick
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Dole Fresh Vegetables, makers of bagged salads and pre-chopped vegetables, has recalled over 1,000 cases of their salad, citing a possible contamination of listeria. The recall comes after the bacteria was found in a case in North Carolina. Dole’s official …

Galaxy S III’s Chaotic U.S. Launch Could Cost Samsung Millions Galaxy S III’s Chaotic U.S. Launch Could Cost Samsung Millions
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It’s clear now that Samsung underestimated how popular its new flagship Android smartphone would be. Sales of the Galaxy S III are predicted to top 10 million units by the end of July. However, supply problems have begun to become …

Android Users Really Like Facebook Mobile Ads Android Users Really Like Facebook Mobile Ads

It seems that Facebook mobile ads are working. That may have been a bit of an understatement as our original report found that the CTR for mobile ads (sponsored stories) was four times higher than all ad placements. That’s not …

Elvis Hair Sold at Recent Memorabilia Auction
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Elvis’ hair was sold along with other rock and sports star memorabilia at the Music Icons and Sports Legends auction by Julien’s Auctions. In addition to a few locks from Presley’s famous head, cash-saturated buyers could also pick up a …

7 Ghetto Prom Photos That Rule The Internet
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When you’re in high school, prom is one of the biggest events you’ll attend. It requires weeks (sometimes even months) of preparation, quite a bit of cash, and some coordination so you don’t end up wearing the same thing your …

Everything Google Thinks Small Businesses Should Know About SEO In Under 10 Minutes Everything Google Thinks Small Businesses Should Know About SEO In Under 10 Minutes
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Google has put out a new video called “SEO for startups in under 10 minutes”. Google says the video would be good to watch if you work on a company site with under 50(ish) pages, hope to rank well for …

Google Tablet Details Leaked: Nexus 7 Google Tablet Details Leaked: Nexus 7

Gizmodo Australia has uncovered a training document that details the exact specifications of the new Google Nexus 7 tablet, and how much it is going to cost. The news comes ahead of the I/O developers conference which starts tomorrow. Gizmodo …

Raelians Fly Swastika Over South New Jersey Beach
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Some people baffle me sometimes even though they have the best of intentions. This past weekend that exact thing took place off the coast of southern New Jersey. A group known as the International Raelian Movement flew a plane towing …