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Alexa Ray Joel Follows in Famous Dad’s Footsteps

Alexa Ray Joel is definitely following in her famous dad’s musical footsteps. While Billy Joel plays Madison Square Garden, his daughter now has a residency on a smaller New York stage. Alexa Ray will be the headliner from April 1st …

eBay Launches ‘Smart Hashtags’ For Social Commerce eBay Launches ‘Smart Hashtags’ For Social Commerce

eBay announced the launch of Smart Hashtags on Wednesday. Users can click on the share widget on a product, guide or other page to share to Twitter or Pinterest, and a box pops up with a shareable link, a text …

OnLive Debuts a Different Kind of Cloud Gaming

When OnLive launched in 2010 the company was one of the first to deliver on the promise of cloud gaming. Instead of PC gamers with rigs costing hundreds or thousands of dollars, gamers could instead stream the best versions of …

Demi Lovato Rocks New Half-Shaved Head Hairstyle

Demi Lovato has opted for a radical change! It looks like the “Neon Lights” singer has taken to drastic measures to shake up her appearance by shaving one side of her head! According to E! News, the singer started taking …

Outdoor Furniture And Garden Additions For Spring

Ah, Spring! …is definitely not what it feels like yet. But that’s alright. If you live somewhere like I do (where you get about four seasons in four days), you’ve got to be ready for that window of windows-down-weather. While …

You Can Totally Make A Boat Out Of Cardboard

Cardboard can be just about anything when you’re a kid. The possibilities are nearly limitless and all you need is a box and some imagination. Things aren’t as much fun when you’re a boring adult, but you can at least …

Cicely Tyson: Award Winning Role To Air On Lifetime

For those who didn’t get the chance to see Cicely Tyson in the role that won her a Tony Award last year will get the chance this Saturday. And you won’t even have to leave the house. This Saturday, March …

“Boxtrolls” Trailer Gives Us Cee Lo Soundtrack

“The Boxtrolls”, an upcoming film from the same studios that brought us “Coraline” and “Paranorman”, looks to be the same kind of magical fun we’re used to seeing from Laika, and the trailer comes complete with a Cee Lo song. …

Lindsay Lohan Gets Scolded by Oprah

Viewers were treated to a special sneak peak of what to expect on the new Oprah Winfrey backed docu-series “Lindsay.” The reality show is set to premiere on OWN this Sunday at 10 pm. A teaser trailer has made its …

Leah Remini Is Getting Her Own TLC Reality Series

Leah Remini has been in the headlines a lot recently due to her dramatic break from the Church of Scientology, but now we’re seeing her name in conjunction with TLC after it was announced this week that she’ll star in …

Facebook Gets Tougher On Gun Sales Facebook Gets Tougher On Gun Sales

Facebook has come under fire recently for enabling users to buy and sell firearms illegally. Now, the company has announced some new efforts to try and crack down on it. Will Facebook’s efforts make a difference? Do they go far …

The SAT Will Stop Penalizing You for Wrong Guesses, Return to 1600-Point Scale

In the spring of 2016, the SAT is going to look quite a bit different. The College Board, the private nonprofit who administers the standardized test that many colleges and universities factor into admissions, will make a handful of significant …

Titanfall Will Have A Season Pass, Costs $25

For a multiplayer-centric game like Titanfall, a season pass was a foregone conclusion. After all, what’s better than making gamers pay up front for content that doesn’t even exist yet? The games industry has yet to find something better so …

‘Game of Thrones’ Set To Headline Foxtel Streaming Network, HBO Launches Mixtape

Game of Thrones is about to make a big return, and in more ways than one. According to Hollywood Reporter, the HBO network has inked a deal with the Australian pay television company Foxtel to stream the popular series exclusively. The …

$458 Million of Former Nigerian Dictator’s Funds Frozen

The U.S. Department of Justice today announced that it has frozen over $458 million in funds linked to the corrupt Sani Abacha leadership of Nigeria. The department is referring to the seizure as the “largest kleptocracy forfeiture action” in the …

NASA, Kerbal Space Program Want You To Stop Virtual Asteroids

Kerbal Space Program is one of the most fascinating PC games of the last few years. It’s a hardcore space exploration simulator that has players building rockets to send little green men into space. It’s incredibly challenging, and it takes …

Selfies Really Are As Mind-Numbingly Popular As You Perceive Them to Be Selfies Really Are As Mind-Numbingly Popular As You Perceive Them to Be

If you asked me, my off-the-cuff answer to “what percentage of your Facebook feed consists of selfies” would be about half. Same goes for Instagram. Turns out, that isn’t that ridiculous of a statement. People really do love their selfies, …

‘Child of Light’ Co-op Previewed in New Video

Once this month’s big game releases are out of the way (Dark Souls II, Titanfall, Infamous: Second Son, and more) April brings with it a few smaller game releases. One of these games is Ubisoft’s Child of Light, a downloadable …

2014: The Year Affiliate Marketing Grows Up 2014: The Year Affiliate Marketing Grows Up

Affiliate marketing is stagnant and ripe for innovation. In-content “affiliate” or “performance” marketing — driving traffic through product links embedded in original content — is one of the oldest business models on the web and it has barely changed in …

LG Will Be Making The Nexus 6, Nexus Smartwatch [Rumor] LG Will Be Making The Nexus 6, Nexus Smartwatch [Rumor]

LG and Google have a good thing going right now. The Nexus 4 and Nexus 5 have both been two of the highest rated phones in the year of their release. With that being said, Google could suddenly tap another …

Winklevoss Twins Are Going to Space Thanks to Bitcoin and Richard Branson Winklevoss Twins Are Going to Space Thanks to Bitcoin and Richard Branson

Following in the footsteps of notable names like Lance Bass, Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss are pursuing a trip into space–and they are paying their way with bitcoin. “Cameron and I have decided to use our bitcoin to take the plunge, …

Lena Dunham’s “SNL” Promos Have Hit The Web

Lena Dunham will host “Saturday Night Live” this week, and the “Girls” creator starred in some pro-women promos for the episode which have hit the web already. The writer/director/actress has had a lot on her plate lately; besides the hugely …

Texans Cheerleader Agrees To High School Prom Date

A high school football player’s dreams have come true after a Texans cheerleader has agreed to go to prom with him. Mike Ramirez had a small crush on Texans cheerleader Caitlyn Beth, as do many teenage boys. The difference between …

Yahoo Acquires Vizify For Data Visualization Yahoo Acquires Vizify For Data Visualization

Yahoo has acquired data visualization company Vizify, which turns social media data into infographic, video and card formats. Vizify announced the news on its blog: We started Vizify in 2011 with the vision of transforming the information that we all …