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Best Paper Towels Ranked by Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports, the monthly magazine that’s been published by Consumers Union since 1936, has reviewed and compared 18 different paper towel brands, using results from its in-house testing laboratory and survey research center. The tests conducted included absorbency (a measure …

Facebook Tests Privacy Checkup So You Don’t Make a Complete Ass of Yourself Facebook Tests Privacy Checkup So You Don’t Make a Complete Ass of Yourself

Facebook tests new features and little tweaks all the time, and the majority of them never make it to primetime (meaning a global rollout). But here’s one that we think would be rather helpful. The company is testing a new …

There Are Over 100 Games Coming To The PS4 In 2014

There’s a reason Sony has been so friendly with indies these past few years. Sure, it’s good to play nice with the next generation of game creators, but there’s always been an ulterior motive. With so much indie support, Sony …

IRS: Bitcoins Are Property And Absolutely Taxable

Good news and bad news has just come down the pipe courtesy of the IRS. The good news? Bitcoins have received a huge boost in terms of U.S. government recognition. The bad news? If you were hoping to invest in …

Farrah Abraham Responds To Criticism Of New Song

As we reported last week, Farrah Abraham released a new music video for her song Blowin, and let’s just say it hasn’t been all that well-received. If you take a look at the video you’ll see it’s chock-full of clichĂ©s. …

Ring System Spotted Around Asteroid

Astronomers today revealed that an asteroid in the outer solar system has been confirmed to have its own Saturn-like ring system. The new findings have been published today in the journal Nature. The asteroid, named Chariklo, is a minor planet …

Yemen Kidnapping Quickly Resolved, Captors Jailed

Yemeni security forces freed two Westerners unharmed on Tuesday shortly after they were kidnapped by gunmen in the capital Sanaa, in an incident highlighting the growing security threat in the country, sources told CNN. Yemen seems to be a common …

Taco Bell Breakfast Menu to Launch on Thursday

If you’ve been anxiously awaiting the day that you can purchase breakfast, lunch, and supper from Taco Bell, the wait is almost over. After announcing plans to start offering breakfast last month, the Taco Bell breakfast menu will launch on …

Spotify Goes Half-Price for College Kids Spotify Goes Half-Price for College Kids

College kids love music, but most of them are poor as dirt. Spotify knows this, and in an attempt to encourage more young adults to opt for the premium version of the service, the company has decided to offer it …

Siegfried & Roy Tiger Dies 11 Years After Attack

The male tiger that attacked Roy Horn–of the famous entertainment duo Siegfried & Roy–died last Wed., on March 19. The news was revealed through Siegfried and Roy’s Facebook page. The white tiger, they say, was 17 years old. “It is …

‘Zombies Monsters Robots’ Shooter Officially Announced

At last week’s Game Developers Conference publisher En Masse Entertainment (the publisher behind the Terra MMO) previewed a new shooter experience complete with a crazy stable of large, creepy enemies. Today the publisher has officially announced Zombies Monsters Robots. Zombies …

Netflix Acquires 3D Printing Documentary ‘Print The Legend’ Netflix Acquires 3D Printing Documentary ‘Print The Legend’

Netflix announced today that it has acquired 3D printing documentary Print the Legend, which won the Special Jury Recognition Award for Editing & Storytelling in the Documentary Feature Competition at SXSW this year. Netflix describes the film: The Netflix original …

Flight 370: Is New Debris Found Best Lead Yet?

Wednesday, Malaysia’s defense minister announced that Europe’s main commercial satellite company, Airbus Defense and Space, had forwarded images depicting more than 122 objects floating in Indian Ocean near the suspected area Malaysian Flight 370 went down. Although the debris could …

Nicola Peltz Movie ‘Affluenza’ Acquired by FilmBuff

Affluenza, starring Nicola Peltz, was recently acquired by FilmBuff and has been slotted for a July 11 theatrical and on demand release date. Peltz stars alongside Steve Guttenberg, Samantha Mathis, Grant Gustin, Ben Rosenfield, and Gregg Sulkin in the coming-of-age …

Jessica Biel and Hubby Celebrate in Barbados

Rumor mill be damned! Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel look happy and in love on a recent trip to Barbados. Filled with swimming, wakeboarding, and kicking back on a boat, this mini vacay was in celebration of the actress’ 32nd …

“Sodabriety” Challenge Successful at Cutting Teen Sugar Intake

Obesity is now known as an epidemic (and a disease) by the U.S. healthcare community, and the problem can largely be attributed to the abundance of sugar in the average American diet. Among the many sugary options available to American …

Matt Cutts Gives SEO Tip For Disavow Links Tool Matt Cutts Gives SEO Tip For Disavow Links Tool

Google’s Matt Cutts randomly tweeted a tip about the Disavow Links tool. Don’t delete your old file if you upload a new one because it “confuses folks,” and the last thing you’d want to do is confuse Google if you’re …

Lady Gaga Says She Lets Her Man Call All The Shots

Sometimes when we see a celebrity out and about with their significant other, we’ll wonder what that relationship is like behind close doors, and it’s certainly like that with Lady Gaga and her boyfriend of three years Taylor Kinney, who …

Chicago Bears Sign Jared Allen With 4-Year Contract

One of the best remaining free agents in the NFL on the defensive side of the ball has finally found a new home. The Chicago Bears just agreed to terms with Jared Allen, who has been a big star for …

Cupcake ATM Furthers its Expansion in NY City

This innovative approach to selling cupcakes may just make all you dieters throw in the towel. Sprinkles Cupcakes-a Beverly Hills-based cupcake bakery-created the perfect solution for die-hard cupcake fans to purchase one of these delicious treats all day, every day, …

Moon Craters Mapped by Amateurs as Well as the Pros

CosmoQuest, a collective of amateur astronomers that identify and map craters on various space objects, including the moon, has gotten so adept in their studies that their data has been used in scientific research and at times published. Stuart Robbins, …

Bin Laden’s Son-In-Law Guilty Of Terrorism Threat

The voice of the al-Qaida propaganda videos and Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law, Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, was convicted Wednesday of conspiring to kill Americans as evidenced in his role as the terror group’s spokesman. After two days of deliberating, the jury …

Scarlett Johansson Says No Sex Symbol Title For Her

Whether she’s playing a sexy character in one of Woody Allen’s films like Match Point, or whether she’s kicking butt in action flicks like The Avengers, Scarlett Johansson has been driving men crazy for quite some time now. But when …

Alyson Hannigan Talks Emotional Series Finale

Alyson Hannigan has spent nearly a decade of her life playing the character Lily on the television series How I Met Your Mother. With the series finale quickly approaching, Hannigan sat down with Time to talk about her feelings about …