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Dolly Parton’s Australian Tour Starts Strong Dolly Parton’s Australian Tour Starts Strong

A countless number of hits, great guitar playing and wonderful comedic banter. It’s all of those things that make country legend Dolly Parton such a great performer, and it’s also what’s causing her to be a big hit in Australia …

Anna Kendrick Is The Talk Of Fashion Week Anna Kendrick Is The Talk Of Fashion Week
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Anna Kendrick is everywhere these days, it seems; since signing on for “Pitch Perfect 2″–script sight unseen, no less–the 28-year old actress has made us laugh in a non-Super Bowl commercial and her now-trademark funny tweets. This week, she’s wowing …

Big Surprise: iOS And Android Continue To Dominate Big Surprise: iOS And Android Continue To Dominate

In the smartphone wars, there can be only two – iOS and Android. While alternatives like Windows Phone and Firefox OS are making some decent headway in emerging markets, Apple’s and Google’s mobile operating systems still rule the roost. In …

Coal Slurry Spill Wreaks Havoc In WV Coal Slurry Spill Wreaks Havoc In WV

Over one hundred thousand gallons of coal slurry is thought to have leaked into Fields Creek, blackening several miles of water in eastern Kanawha County, WV. The state Department of Environmental Protection says that officials are investigating the spill. The …

Mars Rover Curiosity Successfully Surmounted a Sand Dune Mars Rover Curiosity Successfully Surmounted a Sand Dune

NASA this week revealed that Mars rover Curiosity has successfully crossed over a Martian sand dune and is now continuing on its way. The rover drove a total of 41.1 meters on Sunday, February 9. This puts Curiosity’s total distance …

Google Launches General Availability Of Cloud SQL Google Launches General Availability Of Cloud SQL

Google released Cloud SQL in limited preview back in 2011, and has only just now launched general availability. It was first conceived of as an add-on to Google App Engine, but Google has since launched Compute Engine, and it works …

Hugh Jackman Returns to Host 68th Annual Tony Awards Hugh Jackman Returns to Host 68th Annual Tony Awards

Hugh Jackman is a man of many talents. He has appeared on film as both a superhero and a romantic lead. He sings, he dances, and is known both on screen and on stage. So it should be no surprise …

Millions of Smart Watches/Bands Shipping This Year Millions of Smart Watches/Bands Shipping This Year
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With smartphone and tablet markets beginning to saturate in established markets, tech manufacturers are now hoping that wearable computing will lift mobile sales and revenue. Smart watches and wrist bands are the first wave of wearable computing to hit the …

Greta Gerwig Will Star As The Mother In “How I Met Your Mother” Spinoff Greta Gerwig Will Star As The Mother In “How I Met Your Mother” Spinoff

How I Met Your Mother has captivated audiences for nine seasons now, and on March 31st, the show will be departing. However, a new show called How I Met Your Dad will be starting, and Greta Gerwig will play the …

Bethenny Frankel Hits 100–Episodes, That Is Bethenny Frankel Hits 100–Episodes, That Is
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Bethenny Frankel hit the big 100 mark as she celebrated that many episodes of her ill-fated talk show. Most people will shake their heads in astonishment over the fact that the show hasn’t been cancelled yet. The former Real Housewives …

Amazon To Add 2,500 Full-Time Jobs Across Its Fulfillment Centers Amazon To Add 2,500 Full-Time Jobs Across Its Fulfillment Centers
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Are you looking for a job and don’t want to deal with people in the service industry? Well, Amazon might have a position for you in one of its many fulfillment centers (i.e. warehouses) across the country. Amazon announced this …

Get Better At Using LinkedIn Recruiter Get Better At Using LinkedIn Recruiter

LinkedIn is out to get people using LinkedIn Recruiter more by simply showing them how to take advantage of it better. The professional social network has begun a new video series called LinkedIn Minutes, which provide short tips on how …

Sinkhole Swallows 8 Corvettes at National Corvette Museum Sinkhole Swallows 8 Corvettes at National Corvette Museum

According to the National Corvette Museum, a 40 ft-wide sinkhole opened up early Wednesday morning under the Skydome area of the museum. And with “heavy hearts” they are reporting that 8 corvettes fell victim. The cars affected include a 1993 …

Final Fantasy XIV PS4 Beta Starts February 22 Final Fantasy XIV PS4 Beta Starts February 22

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn may be the greatest comeback in gaming history thanks to Square Enix admitting the original game was an absolute mess and rebuilding it from the ground up. The result was an MMO that celebrates …

‘Titanfall’ Beta Starts on Valentine’s Day ‘Titanfall’ Beta Starts on Valentine’s Day

EA and Respawn teased Titanfall fans last month by announcing the highly-anticipated shooter would be getting a beta before launch. Now, one month before the game’s release, EA has officially announced that beta will begin on Valentine’s Day. Fans can …

Francois Hollande Attends Lavish State Dinner Solo Francois Hollande Attends Lavish State Dinner Solo
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Francois Hollande, French President and rumored philanderer, attended Tuesday night’s state dinner with the Obamas all by himself shortly after a very public scandal and break up with his first lady. The French President and the Obamas enjoyed an impressive …

Toyota Recalls 1.9 Million Prius Hybrids Over Software Glitch Toyota Recalls 1.9 Million Prius Hybrids Over Software Glitch
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Toyota is recalling nearly 1.9 million Prius cars to fix a software malfunction that in the worst case scenario, could cause the hybrid vehicles to lose power and shut down mid-drive. Around 700,000 of the cars are being recalled in …

Google Now Officially Owns Nest Google Now Officially Owns Nest
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Google officially closed its acquisition of Nest on Friday, just after gaining approval from the Federal Trade Commission. The company revealed in an SEC filing (via Re/code) that the transaction closed on February 7th. Here’s the relevant snippet: In January …

Kristen Bell Sings Live With “Frozen” Cast In L.A. Kristen Bell Sings Live With “Frozen” Cast In L.A.
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Did your inner child ever think it would be cool to see Aladdin, Belle, or Ariel do more than traipse around Disneyland with a smile so fake that it looked kind of painful? Sure, they did. Our inner kids still …

Lords Of The Fallen Gameplay Revealed Lords Of The Fallen Gameplay Revealed

Ever since the release of Demon’s Souls in 2009, gamers have been clamoring for more hardcore action RPGs that push their skills to the limit. Now a Western RPG developer is taking their crack at the Souls formula. Lords of …

Oscar Pistorius Settles Assault Suit Oscar Pistorius Settles Assault Suit

Oscar Pistorius, South African Paralympian-turned-pariah, has at least one thing off his plate before facing trial for murder: He has agreed to an out of court settlement in an assault case unrelated to the murder of his former girlfriend, Reeva …

Need a Job? Head For North Dakota Need a Job? Head For North Dakota

With the U.S. economy slowly recovering throughout much of the country, jobs have been a bit easier to come by during the past few years – but only a bit. Job creation throughout much of the U.S. is still stagnant, …

Achy Breaky Heart: Billy Ray Cyrus Revamps His Song Achy Breaky Heart: Billy Ray Cyrus Revamps His Song
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Achy Breaky Heart has gotten a makeover–and it probably should have remained the hokey country song it was back in 1992. Now it has a hip hop twist to it, and it makes Billy Ray Cyrus look like a bigger …

Historic Tie For Gold In Women’s Downhill Historic Tie For Gold In Women’s Downhill

Dominique Gisin from Switzerland and Tina Maze of Slovenia were awarded with Olympic gold medals for the women’s downhill event held Wednesday. The women finished the course at Rosa Khutor in 1 minute and 41.57 seconds. Switzerland’s Lara Gut was …