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Kathy Bates As Charlie Sheen’s Ghost: Twitter Reacts
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I’ve never understood the popularity of Two And A Half Men. There. I said it. I’ve never actually watched an entire episode, either, but that’s largely because the three minutes I’ve seen of the show was enough for me to …

Retirement Fund Sues Google Over Stock Retirement Fund Sues Google Over Stock

Google CEO Larry Page has been mentioned in various lawsuits of late, recently taking the stand in the search giant’s copyright infringement trial with Oracle, where his demeanor was described as being evasive – and now Bloomberg reports that Page …

Call Of Duty: Black Ops II Web Site Opens In The UK
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We reported on Sunday that the next Call of Duty game would be called Black Ops II thanks to some leaked preorder cards. Thanks to the UK Web site for the game going live prematurely, we can confirm that this …

Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard Welcome Second Child

Maggie Gyllenhaal is a mom! Again! It’s still kind of hard for me to picture “Donnie Darko” and “Secretary” co-star as a mother. Not because I think she’d make a bad one, mind you, but because, in my head, she …

Google’s Fresh Results: Irrelevancy In Action Google’s Fresh Results: Irrelevancy In Action
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Google continues to place a certain emphasis on the freshness of search results. Even with its latest monthly list of algorithm changes (which reminds me, another one should be coming out any day now), Google had five different changes related …

Google Talks About Getting Your Images Removed From Google Images Google Talks About Getting Your Images Removed From Google Images

Last week, Google’s Matt Cutts posted a video talking about why Google, in most cases, won’t remove pages about you from its index. Today, Google has uploaded a similar video about removal of images from Google Images. Instead of Matt …

Will The New Call of Duty Cause a Bro Breakdown?

I mean, who here can really argue with good graphics, especially in a Call of Duty game? While the upcoming comic strip was clearly done in jest, tomorrow, when the CoD: Black Ops 2 official announcement hits on May 1st …

More Details Leaked on the Microsoft, Barnes & Noble Deal More Details Leaked on the Microsoft, Barnes & Noble Deal
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Earlier today it was announced that Microsoft would be paying $300 million for a share in a new Barnes & Noble subsidiary. Now, TechCrunch has found an 8-K form filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) by Barnes & …

Google Wave Closes Today, Move Out While You Still Can Google Wave Closes Today, Move Out While You Still Can
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Remember Google Wave, the company’s first attempt at social networking? It was really ambitious and the idea is still really awesome, but the majority of users really didn’t think so. While the company has learned from their mistakes to create …

Wind Farms Are Contributing To Warming Temps
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The environmental scientists are still not on board when it comes to global warming. Even after climategate showed that global warming was a huge conspiracy. Now their beloved wind farms are shown to have an enviornmental impact on the areas …

Ugly Meter iPhone App Tells You How Hideous You Are Ugly Meter iPhone App Tells You How Hideous You Are
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Decades ago, Snow White’s evil stepmother gazed into a magic mirror and said words you no doubt know by heart: “Mirror mirror, on the wall, who’s the fairst of them all?” Now, imagine that instead of a magic mirror, the …

Titanic II, Sleep Numbers, and Paula Deen

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 …

Google Leads CustomMade.Com $ 4M Funding Round Google Leads CustomMade.Com $ 4M Funding Round

CustomMade, a site dedicated to bringing custom craftsmen and discriminating customers together, has just announced the close of a $4 million funding round. The round was dominated by Google Ventures and Schooner Capital. Launch Capital, Nextview Ventures, Andrew McCollum, and …

Arianna Huffington Calls Bin Laden Death Ad ‘Despicable’
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Arianna Huffington has chimed in with her opinion of President Obama’s new Osama Bin Laden-themed campaign ad, calling it “despicable.” Below is the ad in question, which fosters speculation as to whether or not Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney would …

Privacy Advocate Wants Hearing on Google’s Wi-Fi Spying Privacy Advocate Wants Hearing on Google’s Wi-Fi Spying

Now that the non-redacted version of the Federal Communication Commission’s report on Google’s unsettling habit of eavesdropping on unsecured wi-fi network via the Street Car has been made available, the same privacy advocate that chastised the FCC for letting Google …

Kaku Explains the Future of Computing Power Kaku Explains the Future of Computing Power

Moore’s Law says that computer Power doubles every 18 months. However this “guideline” is in the process of breaking down. The limits of silicon technology are becoming apparent and new technology will need to be developed in order for computing …

Scarlett Johansson Says She’s Surprised by Rude Fans
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Scarlett Johansson claims that she’s surprised by how rude some of her fans can be when they approach her for a photo and/or autograph. Given just how often the actress is in the spotlight these days, you’d think that she’d …

Study Finds That People Aren’t Physically Interacting Much Anymore Due To The Internet Study Finds That People Aren’t Physically Interacting Much Anymore Due To The Internet

I’m going to be straight up with all of you – I think I’m addicted to the Internet. While my job involves my sitting at a desk working online all day, I can’t get away from it once the work …

Google, Oracle Trial Winding Down Google, Oracle Trial Winding Down

The trial of Oracle’s lawsuit against Google, who is suing over patent infringement regarding the use of Java in the building the Android OS, finally commenced roughly two weeks ago – 18 months after Oracle’s initial complaint – and now …

The Discovery Channel Tests Jet Disasters With 727

What happens when an airliner makes a crash-landing on solid ground, like, in a desert, for instance? Is it a survivable outcome? These are the kinds of questions the creative team from The Discovery Channel asked when they crashed a …

Lisa Lampanelli Roasts Dayana Mendoza
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Outspoken comic Lisa Lampenelli has roasted many of her famous friends, including Flavor Flav (which may be my favorite appearance of hers ever), but they’re always in good humor. “Celebrity Apprentice”, however, brought out that famous brash wit with just …

Coca-Cola In Talks To Buy Monster Beverage Corp Coca-Cola In Talks To Buy Monster Beverage Corp

It was reported today by the Wall Street Journal that Coca-Cola is considering buying energy drink maker Monster Beverage Corp. On news that Coca-Cola was looking into the acquisition, Monster’s stock went up 11% pushing Monster’s market value to $11 …

Bethesda Releases New Dishonored Screenshots

Over at the Bethesda Blog, Bethesda has released a handful of new screenshots for the highly-anticipated Dishonored. In Dishonored, players take on the role of an assassin framed for the murder of an empress. Players will take on assassination jobs …

Lionsgate and YouTube Launch New Fitness Channel Lionsgate and YouTube Launch New Fitness Channel
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Lionsgate Home Entertainment has partnered with YouTube to release an all new fitness-oriented channel called Lionsgate BeFit. It’s part of YouTube’s new initiative to deliver more niche-oriented original video entertainment. Lionsgate BeFit includes contributions from Jillian Michaels, Jane Fonda, Denise …