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Mary-Kate Olsen Dating Former French President’s Bro
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File this under reasonably creepy: Mary-Kate Olsen, the girl most of us of a certain age remember as “Michelle” on the ’90s sitcom “Full House”, is dating Olivier Sarkozy. Sarkozy is the managing director for the Carlyle Group, but more …

Cyberpunk Video Game Announced by CD Projekt

Polish developer CD Projekt, the development studio behind The Witcher series of games, has announced it is developing a new “AAA” roleplaying video game based on the pen and paper RPG Cyberpunk. The announcement came as part of the CD …

Kid Wakes Up From Anesthesia (Viral Video)

If you’ve ever had to go under anesthesia in the hospital, you have probably felt like this kid feels. Although, as an adult, it probably wasn’t nearly as funny. I don’t know why, but it is just funnier when it …

Trololo Guy Eduard Khil Critically Ill After Stroke
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Eduard Khil, the Russian singer who shot to internet stardom after the video of a 1976 performance went super-viral, has reportedly suffered a stroke and is now in a coma at St. Petersburg Polenov Scientific Research Institute of Neurosurgery. Eduard …

ADHD Drugs: Fake Versions of Adderall Available Online

ADHD drugs being sold online are most likely fake, according to the US Food and Drug Administration. The organization sent out warnings about dubious versions of Adderall, a drug that’s used to treat both ADHD and narcolepsy, that are currently …

Google Talks More About Google Places & Google+ Local Google Talks More About Google Places & Google+ Local
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Earlier today, Google announced the launch of Google+ Local, a new social local search experience that will spread across Google+, Google Search and Google’s mobile search. It uses Zagat ratings and Google+ connections, and gives businesses a chance to make …

Olympus to Slash Workforce and Sell Equity Stake Olympus to Slash Workforce and Sell Equity Stake

After the discovery of a huge financial scandal back in October, Olympus Corporation is planning on laying off almost 7% of their total workforce in the months to come. Aside from slashing over 2500 jobs, the troubled corporation is also …

Reviews and Reactions of the Samsung Galaxy S III Launch Reviews and Reactions of the Samsung Galaxy S III Launch

Samsung’s answer to the iPhone series, the Galaxy S family, has a new model on the streets with the launch of the Galaxy S III, at least on an international basis. That, however, did not include the North America region, …

Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault Coming to PSN Fall 2012

The official Playstation Blog has made an announcement that a new game, Ratchet and Clank: Full Frontal Assault, will be released on the Playstation Network this Fall. The release is from Insomniac Games, who do the Ratchet and Clank and …

Tim Cook Thinks U.S. Patent System Is Broken Tim Cook Thinks U.S. Patent System Is Broken

Often in the tech world it seems that you can hardly go a day without hearing about some new lawsuit where one company is suing another for violating its intellectual property. Whether it’s non-practicing entities (i.e., patent trolls) going after …

Twitter and Pepsi Join Forces to Offer “Live for Now Music” Twitter and Pepsi Join Forces to Offer “Live for Now Music”

PepsiCo is joining forces with Twitter to extend the reach of their current “Live for Now” promotion. “Live for Now” is a musical platform that resides at Pepsi.Com and offers live music from some of today’s biggest pop performers. Launched …

3-Year-Old Kicked Off Flight for Refusing to Wear Sealtbelt
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3-year-old kicked off flight for refusing to wear his seatbelt has caught the attention of folks across the Internet. According to KiroTV, Mark Yanchuck and his son, Daniel, were on a red-eye flight to Miami when the incident occurred. Yanchuck …

Zuckerberg Has Trouble at the ATM Zuckerberg Has Trouble at the ATM

With Zuckerberg’s billions, you would think he would know how to use an ATM. This video from Italian TM News shows Zuckerberg going up to the ATM, which doesn’t work for him. He then asks people around him if they …

Dead Space 3 All But Confirmed For E3 2012

E3 is only a few days away now with EA scheduled to make some big announcements on June 4 during their press conference. One of those announcements has been rumored to be a new entry in Visceral Games’ excellent Dead …

Mobile Photosynth Released for Windows Phone Mobile Photosynth Released for Windows Phone

Microsoft Photosynth made a big impression when it was released four years ago. The photo-stitching software allows users to create 360-degree panoramas and “synths” by putting together many photos of a location. It turns out that Microsoft has been quietly …

Foursquare / AMEX Deals Jump Across The Pond Foursquare / AMEX Deals Jump Across The Pond

Back in March of 2011, Foursquare partnered up with American Express for a deals program that allowed users to get money back on their purchases by checking-in. After Foursquare users link their accounts to their American Express cards, all they …

Waltons Reunite at the Wilshire Ebell Theatre in Los Angeles
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Waltons reunite: There’s a phrase that will make fans of the Depression-era drama extremely happy. I grew up watching reruns of the program on a local station with my mom, and while I didn’t appreciate the show at the time, …

Apple Stores Begin Receiving Nest Thermostats Apple Stores Begin Receiving Nest Thermostats

The Nest Learning Thermostat has landed at Apple stores and is no ready to be purchased and installed. The revolutionary thermostat was introduced at last years Consumer Electronics Show and features the ability to learn your habits to help you …

Tim Cook: Apple May Kill Off Ping Tim Cook: Apple May Kill Off Ping

Speaking to Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher at last night to kick off AllThingsD’s D10 Conference, Apple CEO Tim Cook revealed that Apple is exploring the possibility of killing Ping. Wait, you may be saying, what’s Ping? Considering how little …

Netflix Agrees to Delete Rental History Netflix Agrees to Delete Rental History

Back in February, video rental service Netflix paid a hefty fine for violating the Video Privacy Protection Act, by keeping rental logs on all of its users who cancelled their subscriptions. Netflix asserted that they kept the records just in …

Miami Cannibal Victim Identified As 65-Year Old Homeless Man
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As the story of Rudy Eugene–the man who attacked and cannibalized a homeless man in Miami over Memorial Day weekend–makes its rounds across the web, many have been left wondering about the unfortunate victim, who had most of his face …

Mitt Romney App Projects A Better Amercia Mitt Romney App Projects A Better Amercia

Mitt Romney has clenched the GOP nomination, but someone on his team hasn’t quite clenched the concept of how to spell the country of which he’s running for President. Some poor, poor developer will most likely never work in this …

Doom 3 BFG Edition Announced, Contains New Levels

Doom 3 still remains one of my favorite shooters of all time. It created a perfect atmosphere that was true to the original games while bringing some new ideas to the table that made the game far scarier than it …

Google Glass Hopefully Out Next Year, Says Sergey Brin Google Glass Hopefully Out Next Year, Says Sergey Brin

Despite showing the headsets off quite a bit, Google has been very protective of who it lets wear Google Glass. It seems the company is opening up more about the technology though. Last week Sergey Brin, Google’s co-founder, allowed several …