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Walmart Sues Visa Over Credit Card Fees

Retail giant Walmart has filed suit against credit card giant Visa. The Arkansas firm is seeking $5 Billion from Visa for conspiring with banks to rig the fees that merchants pay for accepting Visa cards. According to AFP, Walmart alleges …

‘How I Met Your Mother’ Comes to an End Tonight

After a nine-year run, the series finale of How I Met Your Mother will air on CBS tonight at 8 p.m. ET. The hour-long episode will show Ted Mosby (Josh Radnor) finally finishing the story he started telling his kids …

Captain America: Evans Not Leaving As Rumored

There are many speculating as to what will happen when the dust settles in Captain America: The Winter Soldier. A scene in movie trailers featuring the Black Widow (played by Scarlett Johansson) mourning a body under a blanket hints at …

Yellowstone Volcano – Could Earthquake Trigger It?

Yellowstone National Park experienced its biggest recorded earthquake in 34 years at 6:34 am Sunday. The magnitude was only 4.8, but what is disturbing about the quake is that it was centered near the worlds largest super-volcano. The tremor struck …

Road Rage Viral Karma Continues: Driver Arrested

Just when you thought the karma was over for the road-raging driver of a black pickup truck, it appears the story has taken yet another schadenfreude-fused turn. The man previously known only as “deranged redneck driver” has since been identified …

Mila Kunis and Fiancé Kutcher Back in LA

After a quick, one day visit to Ashton Kutcher’s hometown in Iowa, the Two and a Half Men star and fiancé Mila Kunis were spotted at LAX Sunday. The expecting couple paid a visit to Kutcher’s family in Cedar Rapids. …

Cliff Bride Murderess Gets 30 Years

Jordan Linn Graham was married at the age of 22, and widowed 8 days later. The story was big headlines last summer, including here, the tale of a newlywed Montana couple with the tragic ending when Cody Johnson died after …

Tesla Fight in Jersey Gets Anthony Weiner Comment

Despite his misfortune of being a fellow named “Weiner” who got caught up in a scandal of his own making for sending pics of his Johnson to someone, the former U.S. Representative from New York is still amazingly relevant. Anthony …

California Earthquake Strikes Near L.A. Once Again

A 5.1-magnitude earthquake Friday night caused minor damages and injuries to residents living near Los Angeles. The epicenter of the quake occurred a little after 9 p.m., one mile from Brea in Orange County and at a depth of five miles. According …

Pharrell Williams Joins ‘The Voice’

Next season, a multi-Grammy winning and Oscar nominated singer takes a seat in The Voice’s revolving mentor chairs. Pharrell Williams adds another gig to his already busy schedule by becoming a mentor on The Voice’s seventh season. On March 31, …

Albuquerque Protests Turn Violent

Earlier this month, James Boyd, age 38, was confronted by police officers for illegally camping in the Sandia Foothills in Albuquerque, New Mexico. After a somewhat brief standoff, Boyd and the officers had come to a peaceful agreement of sorts. …

Cloak “AntiSocial” App Helps You Avoid People

Social networking brings people closer together, shrinks the world, and lets people share their lives with all their friends, and even total strangers. Facebook, Foursquare, Twitter, Instagram, et al have gotten almost everyone in on the “sharing” game. But what …

Google Discusses New Campaign Type For Display Network Google Discusses New Campaign Type For Display Network

Google hosted a “Hangout on Air” today about getting better performance out of Search Network with Display Select. This is a new hybrid campaign type, which the company says drives 35% better ROI for advertisers compared to the old Search …

Sara Gilbert And Linda Perry Just Got Hitched

One was a child actor who received fame on the 90s sitcom Roseanne, and the other called herself a non-blonde and asked the question “What’s going on?” in the grunge inspired hit What’s Up. Well now, the two have become …

Software Revenue Rose 4.8% Last Year Software Revenue Rose 4.8% Last Year

The PC market is in a funk, with PC manufacturers scrambling to find a way to make desktop and notebook PCs relevant within the new reality of mobile tablets and smartphones. That doesn’t mean, however, that the software companies providing …

Google Introduces ‘Gmail Shelfie’ For April Fools’ Day Google Introduces ‘Gmail Shelfie’ For April Fools’ Day

Google has already started with this year’s April Fools’ silliness. On the Gmail blog, they announced “Gmail Shelfie,” a way to turn your Gmail background into a selfie, and share it with your friends and family. Software engineer Greg Bullock …

J.K. Rowling Signs Three-Movie Contract with WB

In yet another victory for capitalism (and hopefully for fans), the New York Times has reported that Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has signed a deal with Warner Bros. which will see her Potter-world spin-off, “Fantastic Beasts and Where to …

North and South Korea Exchange Fire

In a drill that was obviously construed as hostile, North Korea fired hundreds of artillery shells into South Korean waters on Monday, which resulted in a bit of a flare-up by South Korea, causing residents of the South Korean islands …

Man Robs Same Store After Jail Release

In a move that sounds like something out of Raising Arizona, a man has been hauled off to jail after robbing a Stride Rite shoe store. Make that, hauled back off to jail, after robbing the same Stride Rite store …

Biz Stone’s Jelly Gets An Update Biz Stone’s Jelly Gets An Update

It’s been about two months since we last reported on any significant updates to Biz Stone’s Jelly app (other than the the company finally getting the @Jelly Twitter handle). Stone had promised that a bunch more features were on the …

Migraine Headaches Linked to Post-Stress Relaxation

For millions of Americans migraine headaches can appear suddenly and often lead to debilitating pain. Because migraines are still not well-understood by the medical community, treatments for the condition currently involve medications or odd-looking headbands and magnetic head devices. New …

Report: Content Sharing Circles Have Big Impact On B2B Vendor Selection Report: Content Sharing Circles Have Big Impact On B2B Vendor Selection

The Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Council and NetLine Corporation recently put out a report (via MarketingProfs) finding that customer content sharing circles strongly impact pre-sale vendor selection. More and more, “insight-hungry” businesses are relying on trusted third-party information to make …

Wil Wheaton Has Advice for Kids Being Bullied

Were you ever picked on for being a nerd or have a child who is being picked at school for being nerdy? If so, Wil Wheaton has some advice, and who better to listen to than Wesley Crusher from Star …

Shailene Woodley Fears Being Too Famous, She Says

Shailene Woodley doesn’t want to be Kristen Stewart, and she doesn’t want all of the headaches that come with being the star of a big budgeted franchise film. At least that’s how she used to feel, she said. When the …