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NBCU Kills DailyCandy, Television Without Pity NBCU Kills DailyCandy, Television Without Pity

Last week, news emerged that NBCUniversal-owned DailyCandy and Television Without Pity are shutting down. Both are considered by some to be pioneers of an all but forgotten Internet era. The former was primarily an Internet newsletter in its early days, …

Margot Robbie Wows on Empire Awards Red Carpet

Margot Robbie wowed onlookers at the 2014 Jameson Empire Awards on Sunday with an eye-catching scarlet jumpsuit. Robbie accessorized the off-the-shoulder, flared-leg number with minimal jewelry and makeup, a simple black belt, and black peep-toe heels. She wore her newly-brunette …

Kendra Wilkinson Complains About Her Sex Life

Kendra Wilkinson, the former Playboy model and reality show star, is pregnant with her second child. And she’s in sharing mode too, which means she’s reached that stage of her pregnancy where she doesn’t really know what’s okay to tell …

Andrej Kiska Defeats PM Fico in Slovak Presidential Election

In a somewhat stunning turn of events, political newcomer and philanthropist Andrej Kiska was elected President of Slovakia, defeating the current Prime Minister and the most popular politician in Slovakia, Robert Fico, in quite convincing fashion, obtaining 59.4 percent of …

Shailene Woodley Causes Stir At Divergent Premiere

With reports surfacing of diva-like behavior at the LA Divergent premiere, (purported) feminist/environmentalist actor Shailene Woodley is further embracing her role in young Hollywood by not only acting the part of spoiled celebrity, but looking the part as well. With …

Minecraft Gets Uncharted, Killzone Skins On PS3

Minecraft on consoles is a great experience, but it does lose a bit in the transition. Case in point – the numerous mods available on the PC version of the game just aren’t possible on consoles. To make up for …

“Walker” Beer Is Made With Braaaaaiins

While many of us were talking about “The Walking Dead” finale over the weekend, one brewing company in Philly was having a very different conversation about brains. Dock Street Brewing Co. has created a beer made with the grey matter …

Infographic: Publishers Can Increase Revenue With Better Big Data Analysis Infographic: Publishers Can Increase Revenue With Better Big Data Analysis

Yieldex has put out a new infographic about how publishers can stop missing out on lost revenue opportunities with more accurate forecasting. It analyzes how big data analysis of online ad inventory can result in more accurate forecasting and optimization, …

Michael Jackson: New Album Coming Soon

Michael Jackson passed away from a drug-complicated heart attack nearly five years ago, but his fans have kept him very much alive over that time through his music and videos. Now, however, it looks like they’ll have some new material …

Crackle And Rdio Launch Chromecast Support [Update: So Does Vudu] Crackle And Rdio Launch Chromecast Support [Update: So Does Vudu]

Update: Vudu has also launched Chromecast support. Google already has a hit on its hands with the Chromecast, and it’s only going to get better as more apps support it. Google launched the SDK out of beta just last month, …

Phil Spencer Gets Promoted To Head Of Xbox Division

Phil Spencer is probably the most likable of all the Xbox executives. He exudes confidence during all of Microsoft’s press conferences, and he has a legitimate love for games. In fact, you could say he’d be the perfect fit to …

Gaming Isn’t Entirely Antisocial, Shows Study

For decades now parents across the world have been nagging children to put down the video games and get outside the house to socialize. With the advent of the internet and more social gaming, however, new research is showing that …

YouTube, Google+, LinkedIn & Twitter Are All Better Than Facebook For Post-Click Engagement [Report] YouTube, Google+, LinkedIn & Twitter Are All Better Than Facebook For Post-Click Engagement [Report]

Shareaholic has a new report out called “Social Referrals That Matter,” which looks at the average visit duration, pages per visit, and bounce rates for visitors to its network of sites from the top 8 social media platforms. The report …

Yellowstone Earthquake Causes Little Damage

A magnitude 4.8 earthquake rattled Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming on Sunday near the Montana border, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Several aftershocks with a magnitude over 3 were also recorded. USGS Yellowstone Volcano Observatory spokesman Peter Cervelli noted …

Mercenary Kings Is April’s Free PS4 Game

PlayStation Plus has paid for itself time and time again with a number of free games on the PS3 and PS Vita each month. Even more value was added with the PS4 and Sony has been releasing one free game …

Kendall Jenner Spoofs Kim Kardashian’s ‘Vogue’ Cover

Apparently just about anything Kim Kardashian and Kanye West do can serve as fodder for humor, as their Vogue cover has spurred dozens of spoofs in the days after it was revealed. The latest spoof comes from sisters Kendall and …

Popular Brand Leaves Facebook, Will Others Follow? Popular Brand Leaves Facebook, Will Others Follow?

Could we be seeing the beginning of a brand revolt against Facebook? Facebook is so huge, that it’s unlikely that it will amount to a mass exodus, but the tensions between brands and Facebook seem to be approaching a boiling …

1,000 Developers Are Now Making PS4 Games

It was just a little over a year ago that Sony announced the PS4 with only a few vague promises and a drastically different controller. There were skeptics, of course, but Sony even won them over at E3 by announcing …

Emma Roberts Reveals Her Worst Fears

Emma Roberts joined the cast of American Horror Story during season three as the witch Madison Montgomery. During a recent interview at Paleyfest, The Family star revealed how frightening it was to film some of the scarier scenes, especially the …

Lena Dunham Accused Of Promoting Unhealthy Bodies

Lena Dunham has taken a lot of flack for her time on Girls–much of which is spent in varying states of undress–because her body type is not seen as ideal by the American media. Now, however, she’s being accused of …

Alli Weight Loss Products Recalled

GlaxoSmithKline this week recalled all alli-branded weight loss products from store shelves in the U.S. The company believes that production of the diet pills may have been tampered with. ‚ÄúSafety is our first priority and we are asking retailers and …

YouTube Gives Brands Their Own Creator Playbook YouTube Gives Brands Their Own Creator Playbook

Google announced on Monday that it has created a new YouTube Creator Playbook for Brands. YouTube has had a “Creator Playbook” for years. It includes tips, best practices and strategies to help marketers build their audiences on the world’s largest …

Allergy Relief: Some Tips to Avoid Feeling Miserable

Few would argue that it’s about time Spring has sprung in the U.S. However, for allergy sufferers, this time of year has its own short-comings. Allergies can certainly sap the joy of Spring right out of a person. But, there …

Mila Kunis Takes A Trip Home With Ashton After Red Carpet

Mila Kunis took a trip to Iowa with fiance Ashton Kutcher over the weekend to visit his family after news broke last week that the couple are expecting their first child. Kunis was spotted on the red carpet for her …