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Amazon Launches Exclusive Games For Fire Phone Amazon Launches Exclusive Games For Fire Phone

Amazon’s Fire phone comes out on Friday, and ahead of the release, the company is showing off some new games made exclusively for the device, taking advantage of its “Dynamic Perspective” technology. Dynamic Perspective uses a set of front-facing cameras …

TransAsia Airways Plane Crashes, 47 Dead

A TransAsia Airways turboprop airplane crashed on an island near Taiwan on Wednesday, killing 47 people. The crash set buildings on fire, however no one in those buildings suffered injuries or died. The plane–a 70-seat ATR 72–was making its second …

Jennifer Aniston Shares Friendship, Ex With Sandra Bullock

Jennifer Aniston has had a longtime, sister-like relationship with Friends co-star Courteney Cox over the years, but now it looks like she’s starting up a new friendship with actress Sandra Bullock, as well. The two reportedly met at a dinner …

Amazon Reportedly Has A Self-Serve Ad Tool Amazon Reportedly Has A Self-Serve Ad Tool

Amazon reportedly has a new programmatic advertising offering, which enables agencies to buy ads on a self-serve basis. AdAge reports that Publicis Groupe’s VivaKi is signed on as the first agency to use it, and that it runs ads on …

Congressman Reportedly Wants To Investigate Google Over ‘America’ Movie Congressman Reportedly Wants To Investigate Google Over ‘America’ Movie

Earlier this month, Google received a letter from the lawyers of Dinesh D’Souza whose film “America” is not showing up in search results how the filmmakers’ would have liked. People were seeing all kinds of different results for their “America” …

Kendall Jenner Does Topless Mag Cover

Kendall Jenner has been working on her modeling career just as much as the reality show lately, and the 18-year old Keeping Up With The Kardashians star just keeps getting racier and racier with her choices. Jenner posed topless recently …

Check-in Out: Foursquare Officially Kills Check-ins Check-in Out: Foursquare Officially Kills Check-ins

Just a few hours after touting Swarm’s success in becoming users’ go-to place for check-ins, Foursquare has announced that starting tomorrow, all check-ins will be moving to that app. For the first time since its launch in 2009, you won’t …

Colbie Caillat Video Is Making Grown Men Cry

Colbie Caillat is one of many celebrities who are tired of seeing themselves photoshopped almost into oblivion, and she recently decided to strike back with a video in which she takes off all the makeup and shows her true self. …

Reddit Launches Reddit Live Feature Reddit Launches Reddit Live Feature

Reddit announced a new type of post called Liveupdate about five months ago. It made the feature available to admins, who could add reporters to them. Now, reddit announced that it’s making the feature available to everyone under the name …

William Shatner: Facebook’s Mentions App ‘Ill Conceived’ William Shatner: Facebook’s Mentions App ‘Ill Conceived’

Last week, Facebook announced the launch of its latest app Mentions. It’s an app aimed at letting “public figures” (or celebrities) manage their Facebook presence, talk with fans, and talk with each other from their mobile devices. Celebrity William Shatner …

China Bubonic Plague: City Quarantined, One Dead

In China bubonic plague has forced officials to quarantine parts of the city of Yumen, which is located in the northwestern portion of the country. A 38-year-old man in that city died of bubonic plague last week. He had reportedly …

North Dakota Oil Fire Extinguished

A large fire that broke out at an oil supply and logistics company in Williston, North Dakota has been extinguished. The blaze, which ignited in an oil patch hub in the western part of the state, grew so hot that …

Shirley MacLaine Ignores Psychics’ Tips on Selling Price of Her New Mexico Spiritual Oasis

Anybody in the market for an oasis retreat in New Mexico? Shirley MacLaine has listed her 7,450-acre spiritual retreat for $18 million, according to Forbes magazine. The spiritual MacLaine said she listed the property at $18 million for a very …

Kris Jenner Working On Her First Cookbook

Who knew that, between spending time with her family and managing her daughter’s careers, Kris Jenner finds time to get stuff cooking in the kitchen? Apparently Kris has always enjoyed cooking, so she decided to create her very own cookbook …

Jennifer Lopez Stuns Instagram With Bikini Pic

Jennifer Lopez and pal Leah Remini have been relaxing on vacation together recently, and the photos they’ve been sharing on Instagram have caught the attention of fans who are impressed with the singer’s enviable bikini body. The 44-year old was …

Pauley Perrette: ‘NCIS’ Star Hospitalized

Pauley Perrette–best known as the quirky but lovable Abby Sciuto on the CBS hit show NCIS–wound up in the hospital for a rather bizarre reason. She suffered an allergic reaction to the hair dye she’s been using for quite some …

Zoe Saldana Is Pregnant With Her First Child

Exciting news! Zoe Saldana and her husband Marco Perego are expecting their first child! The Guardians of the Galaxy actress has been the center of baby rumors since making no attempt to hide her growing baby bump at the film’s …

Comcast: Nightmare Rep ‘Did What We Paid Him to Do’ Comcast: Nightmare Rep ‘Did What We Paid Him to Do’

In an ideal world, canceling cable would go something like this… Hello, my name is Bob Willis and I’d like to cancel my cable services. / Ok, Bob. Have a nice day. / You too, completely helpful and non-confrontational customer …

Action Comics #1 To Hit eBay Auction Next Month Action Comics #1 To Hit eBay Auction Next Month

eBay just announced that Action Comics #1, considered the “Holy Grail” of comic books, is going to be auctioned off on the site next month. According to the announcement, there are believed to only be about 50 unrestored original copies …

Abducted Nigerian School Girls: 100 Days Later

It’s been over 100 days since more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls were abducted. While some of them managed to escape, more than 200 are still in the custody of extremists. Little progress has been made in locating or rescuing the …

Yahoo Launches Contributor Network For Finance Yahoo Launches Contributor Network For Finance

Yahoo may be in the process of killing the Yahoo Contributor Network (thanks to the Google Panda update), but it just announced the launch of the Yahoo Finance Contributor Network. The company describes the new offering as “a finance-focused network …

Trayvon Martin Slur Leads To Woman’s Arrest

Trayvon Martin, the 17-year old Florida boy who was shot and killed by a self-appointed neighborhood watch member for looking suspicious, has become a name associated with injustice and racism. Almost a year to the day that the shooter, George …

Beach Hole Collapses, California Man Dies From Being Trapped In The Sand

Adam Jay Pye, 26, died on Monday night at Francis Beach in Half Moon Bay after he was trapped for at least five minutes under a sand hole that collapsed on him. Pye was digging a hole that was 10-feet …

Amazon Prime Music Adds Songs, Gets Betterish Amazon Prime Music Adds Songs, Gets Betterish

Amazon has just added “hundreds of thousands of songs and hundreds of prime playlists” to their nascent streaming service Prime Music, saying that the new tracks will consist of new material from entirely new-to-the-service artists, as well some additional stuff …