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Prison For Starving Girl, Parents Guilty
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In a sea of shocking abuse stories recently hitting the headlines, a young teenage girl that was nearly starved to death by her own stepmother and father has to be one of the most devastating. A Wisconsin father was convicted …

One Direction Named Top Band Of 2013

One Direction, the British boy band that took the world by storm after appearing together during the 2010 season of X Factor, was named the Global Recording Artists of 2013 by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry, on Wednesday. …

“Seinfeld” Reunion Confirmed In “Secret” Project

A reunion of the “Seinfeld” cast members has been confirmed by none other than Jerry himself, who calls it a “secret” project. The secret’s out, Jer! Jerry appeared on the Boomer and Carton Show on Thursday and allowed them to …

Google Drops Links To Competitors In New Search Result Style Google Drops Links To Competitors In New Search Result Style

Mutliple reports have come out showing a new style of Google result for stock searches, which add additional financial information, but remove links to competing financial sites like yahoo Finance and MSN. TechCrunch shares a screenshot: That’s opposed to the …

Eli Manning Sued over Bogus Memorabilia
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It’s a tough week for Eli Manning. Not only does he have to watch America swoon over his older brother as Peyton takes his Denver Broncos to the Super Bowl, now he’s being sued for allegedly passing off bogus memorabilia. …

Katy Perry’s Stylist Reveals Grammy Outfit Secrets
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You can really tell a person is pretty stylish if he or she changes clothes four times for one event, which is exactly what Katy Perry did at this year’s Grammy Awards. And if you’ve ever wondered what really goes …

Obesity Study Shows Need for Early Intervention
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It is no longer a disputed fact as to whether or not obesity is an epidemic, especially here in the United States. Obesity rates in children have doubled over the past 30 years, while obesity rates in adolescents have tripled. …

Tiller Shooting Brings Up Question Of New Trial
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The first-degree manslaughter charge leveled against Scott Roeder in 2009 is being challenged this week after a Supreme Court hearing in Kansas focused on whether jurors were given all the options in his trial. Roeder was convicted of murder and …

U.S. GDP Increases 3.2% in 4th Quarter
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Ever since the government shutdown occurred in October last year, economists and consumers alike have been worried about the future state of the United States economy. Thanks to the latest reports from the Commerce Department, however, those fears should be …

Super Bowl Ad: Cheerios Shows Interracial Couple
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Back in May of 2013, a Cheerios commercial involving an interracial married couple sparked a lot of controversy, and caused many racists to head to YouTube to express their anger. But despite the big hub-bub, the makers of Cheerios, General …

‘Tropico 5′ Announced for PlayStation 4

As hyped as it was, SimCity ended up disappointing nearly everyone. The game’s small city sizes required players to engage in multiplayer or build multiple cities rather than create the large, complex cities fans of the genre enjoy. Though small, …

Garth Brooks Ireland Concerts Sell Out Quickly

Fact: people in Ireland like country music. Another fact: they really, really like Garth Brooks. Tickets for three Garth Brooks comeback concerts set to play in the Emerald Isle at Croke Park sold out in about an hour and a …

Outlast Free On PS4 Next Month For Plus Members

Every month, Sony serves up a number of free games for PlayStation Plus members. January was a touch act to follow with great games like BioShock Infinite and Brothers going free on the PS3, but it looks like February might …

Amazon Reportedly Has Kindle Checkout System, P2P Payments Offering On The Way Amazon Reportedly Has Kindle Checkout System, P2P Payments Offering On The Way

Late last year, Amazon acquired some technology and engineers from PoS solutions company Gopago. This was reportedly a catalyst for what will soon become a new Kindle-based checkout system for physical retailers as well as a PayPal-like P2P payments service. …

Mark Wahlberg Is Going To Get Slimed

Mark Wahlberg may be a big action star these days, but when Nickelodeon comes calling, he answers. The “Lone Survivor” actor has been tapped to host their 27th annual Kids’ Choice Awards in March, and chances are good that he’ll …

Forgotify Wants to Get All Those Unplayed Spotify Songs a Listen Forgotify Wants to Get All Those Unplayed Spotify Songs a Listen

Back in October, music-streaming app Spotify published a blog post celebrating its 5th birthday. That post contained a bunch of stats about the first 5 years of operation, and one in particular struck a chord (or failed to, I guess). …

Miley Cyrus Spanks Madonna, Twerks on MTV
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Miley Cyrus added spanking to her repertoire of offensive actions in an MTV Unplugged special on Wednesday. The Wrecking Ball singer spanked none other than Madonna–and claims she liked it, which the 55-year-old no doubt did. Miley also twerked a …

Omega-3s Reduce Brain-Shrinkage, Say Scientists

As many people already know, Omega-3s have all types of health benefits. It can reduce inflammation, it can help prevent heart disease and it increase bone strength. It can even help lower depression levels. And now a new study conducted …

The Future of Wearable Electronics Predicted in White Paper The Future of Wearable Electronics Predicted in White Paper

For almost one year now, tech companies and clothing companies alike have been debuting their new smart watches or wristbands. These companies are betting on wrist-wear as the next big growth market in tech. At the same time, industry watchers …

Stratasys Unveils The Objet500 Connex3 3D Printer Stratasys Unveils The Objet500 Connex3 3D Printer

Stratasys nabbed one of the best 3D printer manufacturers in the world when it acquired Objet back in late 2012. Since then, the two companies have been working together on some new impressive printers, including its multi-material Connex line. This …

‘House Of Cards’ Season 2 Gets An Early Review ‘House Of Cards’ Season 2 Gets An Early Review

We have just over two more weeks until Netflix releases House of Cards: Season 2, which will debut on February 14th. Fans have been waiting for a year, which has seemed like an eternity, to see what happens with the …

Powerball Jackpot Climbs To $194 Million
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The winning numbers for the Powerball drawing on January 29th were 11, 23, 28, 32, and 47; the Powerball number was 20. The Power Play number was 2. There were no winners of the $171 million Powerball jackpot prize. As …

Scarlett Johansson Quits As Oxfam Ambassador Due To SodaStream Controversy

Due to a recent controversy that involved Scarlett Johansson and an advertisement for the company Sodastream, she is being forced to step down as the ambassador for Oxfam. Oxfam is a humanitarian group, and she will end her relationship with …

Yelp To Users: Don’t Be Afraid To Leave Negative Reviews Yelp To Users: Don’t Be Afraid To Leave Negative Reviews

Yelp, it would seem, doesn’t want its users to be afraid to leave negative reviews for businesses because of some of the lawsuits that have made the headlines. Yelp Senior Director of Litigation Aaron Schur took to the Yelp blog …