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Netflix Streaming Continues to Face Licensing Issues Netflix Streaming Continues to Face Licensing Issues

When I first signed up for Netflix, my wife complained about the overall lack of content offered by the service. Everything she wanted to watch was only available on disc, a fact which irritated her to no end. That’s when …

“The Hunger Games” Returning To IMAX Theaters For One Week

In total The Hunger Games has grossed over $533 million globally since its release on March 23. $13.2 million, of the total, came from IMAX theaters during it’s initial one week run. With that in mind, IMAX Corporation and Lionsgate …

Nicollette Sheridan: New Trial Date Set

Nicollette Sheridan, a former star of the hit ABC show “Desperate Housewives” is seeking $6 million in punitive damages from the network for wrongful termination, and after deadlocking a jury last month, the suit will get a new trial. Sheridan …

Imgur Can Drive Big Traffic To Product Pages Imgur Can Drive Big Traffic To Product Pages

Let me preface this by saying that I’m not going to tell you to spam Imgur. This is just an interesting look at how, under the right circumstances, Imgur can drive a lot of traffic – even to a product …

All The Ways They Killed Kenny [Infographic]

While Matt and Trey have, for the most part, stopped killing Kenny, his deaths have long been a South Park staple. In fact, the creative duo explained how Kenny’s lifecycle works in the “Mysterion Rises” arc, but when they performed …

Fenway Park Turns 100, Trends On Twitter

By pretty much any standard, 1912 was a big year. China became the Republic of China, Piltdown Man, originally thought to be the missing link, was discovered (it was later revealed to be a hoax), and the Titanic struck an …

YouTube Loses German Royalties Case YouTube Loses German Royalties Case

YouTube, the most popular video platform on the web, has been taking some heat over music clip royalties as of late. It was recently reported that parody singer Weird Al Yankovic is suing Sony for $2.5 million, over videos of …

Diablo III Open Beta Weekend Begins At Noon

Can you believe it, Diablo III is almost upon us. The game comes out on May 15 and it’s looking to be a great comeback for the classic franchise as well as a great entry in the action RPG genre. …

The Avengers Behind The Scenes Clips And Photos
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(image) The fervor for “The Avengers” is getting to be so much now, that I can barely contain myself. The 2 billion dollar Marvel franchise is set to release their 1 billion dollar movie in 2 weeks. The awesomeness today …

Social Sites Such as Facebook and Twitter are Gaining on Traditional News [Infographic] Social Sites Such as Facebook and Twitter are Gaining on Traditional News [Infographic]
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It’s known, at least anecdotally, that newspapers and other traditional outlets for journalism are drifting away in the wake of the instant reporting and crowd-sourced nature of online news. Schools.com, a site that helps students find online universities and degree …

Death for DVD, up with Streaming Video [Infographic] Death for DVD, up with Streaming Video [Infographic]
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Although physical DVD’s are still bringing in a lot of revenue for movie studios, they are slowly joining the ranks of Betamax, VHS, and Laserdisc. We all know it’s coming, in todays online streaming video world, DVD’s are the tools …

Mozilla Inspired To Rethink How We Create Mozilla Inspired To Rethink How We Create

I love inspirational speakers. They have a certain air about them, like they know what they’re talking about. While their job is to inspire people to do great things, it’s even better when their actions, not their words, inspire us …

Sex Robots: Prostitution As A Science, Not An Art Sex Robots: Prostitution As A Science, Not An Art
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We can relegate this one to the realm of science fiction for the moment, but two researchers from Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand suggest that in the near future, we could all be looking at a world where prostitution …

Oreo Breastfeeding Ad: Why It Would Never Work In The U.S.
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The general attitude towards public breastfeeding is so divided that the idea of it becoming accepted by everyone looks pretty grim. There are those who insist that breastfeeding is a natural part of mothering and should be allowed everywhere, without …

The Internet Celebrates 4/20, National Weed Day
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Say what you will about a bunch of teens-to-twenty-somethings celebrating the act of being stoned all day, but at least all of the 4/20 celebrations take the focus off of Adolph Hitler, who shares a birthday with what has now …

Twitter Sponsors Apache, Takes to Twitter Twitter Sponsors Apache, Takes to Twitter

Twitter has just announced that is has become an official sponsor of the Apache Software Foundation, the non-profit, decentralized collective of developers of open-source software. Twitter’s Chris Aniszczyk comments on the company’s personal stake in the sponsorship and the Apache-developed …

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter International Poster Arrives Online

Who doesn’t want to watch an action-packed motion picture about the legendary Abraham Lincoln battling legions of blood-sucking vampires? If there is such a person on the planet, I don’t think we would be very good friends. The trailer for …

iPhone 5 Getting In-Cell Touchscreen, Coming In October [RUMOR] iPhone 5 Getting In-Cell Touchscreen, Coming In October [RUMOR]
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We’ve got a couple of new iPhone rumors for you this morning. First off, the much-debated release date. While some have been expecting Apple to return to a summer release schedule for the next iPhone, others claim that the iPhone …

“Ruby Sparks” Trailer Now Online, From The Directors of “Little Miss Sunshine”

Fox Searchlight Picture’s has released the first trailer for their upcoming quirky romantic comedy “Ruby Sparks”. The film comes from the directors of LIttle Miss Sunshine and has a pretty solid cast: Paul Dano, Zoe Kazan, Steve Coogan, Antonio Banderas, …

Qualcomm Announces Second Quarter Fiscal 2012 Results Qualcomm Announces Second Quarter Fiscal 2012 Results

Qualcomm has just announced record earning per share via their second quarter 2012 fiscal report. Revenue is up 28% year-over-year and came in at just under $5 billion for the quarter. Very impressive! Operating income fell by 2% since last …

Skype Welcomes You Back To Humanity Skype Welcomes You Back To Humanity
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Texting people is easy, isn’t it? It has changed the way we communicate with each other by replacing phone calls with short sentences via text. Skype once changed the way we communicated as well by allowing us to talk to …

YouTube Tops Web Video Rankings YouTube Tops Web Video Rankings

ComScore has just released its latest Video Metrix rankings for March, showing that 181 million unique users in the U.S. watched roughly 37 billion videos online, hosting over 8 billion ads. Google-owned YouTube came in first by a long shot, …

Imgur: iPhone, Android Apps Coming This Fall Imgur: iPhone, Android Apps Coming This Fall
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Imgur is a hugely popular image hosting service, used a great deal to share images on sites like reddit, Twitter, Facebook, Digg and various blogs, forums and message boards (especially reddit). The service has been around since early 2009 and …

Taco Bell Stats Show Just How Much People Love Their Tacos

Update:This one was just too good to be true. Today, apparently, isn’t Taco Bell’s birthday. The exact date of the anniversary is March 21st, which was almost a month ago. Extremely depressing news for everyone, particularly those who continue to …