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Watch This Insta-Kill Weapon Battle Royale
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Whether it’s a throwing knife, a headshot, or a plasma sword, insta-kill weapons are powerful, yet limited, weapons. They normally take a bit of skill to wield properly, and will more than likely get a new player killed as he …

Old School Cigarette Ad: These Smokes Are Born Gentle, Just Like Your Newborn

Unless you’re a crappy son/daughter/husband, you know that yesterday was Mother’s Day. The annual holiday allows us to honor the most important person in our young lives, and the first woman we ever truly loved, our mommas. It’s also a …

New Bachelorette Season Features Less Hot Tubs, More Class
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New Bachelorette, new rules. Since this season of the popular dating program will feature single mother Emily Maynard’s quest for love and affection, host Chris Harrison claims that some slight changes have been made to the show’s formula. However, just …

KLIK for iPhone: The First App With Facial Recognition Software KLIK for iPhone: The First App With Facial Recognition Software

Last month, WPN’s Abby Johnson spoke with Face.com CEO Gil Hirsch about his company, Face.com, and the potential of facial recognition software. In her interview with Hirsch, they touched on the potential of facial recognition software being used with social …

Massachusetts Asks Judges to Curb Juror Facebook Use Massachusetts Asks Judges to Curb Juror Facebook Use

In a state first, the Massachusetts Appeals Court has asked judges to more closely monitor the social media use of the jury, so as not to risk a mistrial. Essentially, judges will now make sure jurors stay off Facebook and …

Reddit Users Surprise Terminally-Ill Man

Scott Widak, a forty-seven year old with Down syndrome who is now terminally-ill with liver disease, recently received a lot of encouragement from the Reddit community. Widak, who got tons of letters after a blog post, lives at home with …

The Pirate Bay Takes Its Case To The European Court The Pirate Bay Takes Its Case To The European Court
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We reported back in February that Sweden’s Supreme Court refused to hear the appeal of The Pirate Bay’s founders. The verdict left their jail sentences and fines intact, but they had a few options available to them. One of those …

SpaceX Finally Sets Date For Dragon Launch SpaceX Finally Sets Date For Dragon Launch

On May 19th, private space firm SpaceX, will finally launch its vaunted Falcon 9 rocket into space. Aboard the rocket is the Dragon space capsule. The hopes of this launch is to have the Dragon capsule dock with the International …

How I Met Your Mother Birth: It’s Upon Us!
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For those “How I Met Your Mother” fans, tonight is a big night; it marks the first episode of two for the season finale, where viewers will finally get to see Lily give birth. And, according to some leaked photos …

Tomb Raider Fans React to the Game’s Delay

Tomb Raider, the next game in the Tomb Raider franchise has been delayed until an undetermined date in early 2013. The game, which will “reboot” the Tomb Raider series was originally set to be released sometime this fall. In it, …

Howard Stern Responds to Parents Television Council’s Call for a Boycott
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Howard Stern, controversial “shock jock” and newly-appointed judge for the popular television program “America’s Got Talent”, has asked that his critics wait until they see him in action before condemning the show or his behavior. After all, according to Stern, …

Almost Half Of Teens Are Still Texting And Driving Almost Half Of Teens Are Still Texting And Driving
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While only a handful of states in the U.S. have an outright ban on texting while driving, it’s widely accepted that the practice is dangerous and can lead to distracted driving. You’d be hard pressed to find anyone these days …

Yahoo CEO Resigns and Third Point Wins Proxy Battle Yahoo CEO Resigns and Third Point Wins Proxy Battle
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Last week was a tough one at Yahoo. It started early in the week with CEO Scott Thompson trying to sidestep direct accusations that he purposefully introduced false academic credentials that showed he held a computer science degree. Claiming that …

iPhone 5 Rumor: Leaked Components Hint At Redesign iPhone 5 Rumor: Leaked Components Hint At Redesign
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The iPhone 5 rumor mill got something new to chew on as images of supposed new components for the next iPhone surfaced over the weekend. Unlike the slightly redesigned iPhone home buttons that leaked a few weeks ago, this new …

Smartphone Shopping Relative to Type of Store Smartphone Shopping Relative to Type of Store
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Consumers are using mobile devices more and more to help command the points of purchase while shopping online or in-store. During the most recent holiday shopping season, 41% of consumers made purchases directly on their smartphones, 46% noted that they …

Freddie Mercury Will Perform with Queen Once Again
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Freddie Mercury, the voice behind the legendary rock powerhouse Queen, may have passed away in 1991, but that’s not stopping him from performing with his band one more time. Brian May, guitarist extraordinaire, has revealed that Mercury will be performing …

Clay Aiken Speaks About Same-Sex Marriage

President Obama’s announcement last week that he supports gay marriage was met with some very forceful opinions on both sides of the matter, but a good many celebrities have now come forward to back up Obama’s decision, including Betty White …

Tomb Raider Reboot Delayed Until 2013

After the disappointing delay of BioShock Infinite into next year, I was hoping there would be no more casualties from the crowded holiday season. Unfortunately, one of this year’s best looking games has also slipped into the far off future …

Robin Quivers of the Howard Stern Show May Have Cancer
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Robin Quivers, the co-host of the Howard Stern Show, announced on air this morning that she may have cancer. She has an appointment today with a specialist to determine if a growth she has pressing on her bladder is cancerous …

Listen to the Portal DLC Cave Johnson Quotes – All 26 Minutes of Them

The Portal 2 downloadable content (DLC) that was released this week isn’t just a custom map maker. Ok, it pretty much is, but Valve has never been a company to simply throw something out to make a quick dime. It’s …

HD Earth From Space: Taken Using 4 Light Spectrums
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Russian weather satellite Elektro-L is in geostationary orbit, over 22000 miles above the equator. It sends photos to Earth every thirty minutes. The image above is one of them. It combines four light wavelengths, three visible and one infrared. That …

Gaming Dogtags Will Help You Dominate Battlefield

Ever really wanted some cool dog tags for those knock down brawling gaming sessions with your friends? Well now there are the perfect things for you to show off while gaming. These dog tags are great! These great dog tags …

Automated Insights: Computers May Not Replace Human Writers, As Long As Perspectives Exist Automated Insights: Computers May Not Replace Human Writers, As Long As Perspectives Exist
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There are companies currently providing machine-generated content to various sites and businesses – articles created by machines rather than humans. Some wonder if the future of journalism is auto-generated content, and if journalists will be out of jobs because of …

Gary Busey Shares Some Lovely Mother’s Day Ideas

As a mom, I’m always excited when Mother’s Day rolls around. Not because I get presents (and sleep…let us not forget the sleep) and a day of adoration, but because I’m always touched by what my daughter and husband have …