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Dollar Tree Acquires Family Dollar For $8.5 Billion Dollar Tree Acquires Family Dollar For $8.5 Billion

There were echoes of trouble for dollar store franchise Family Dollar back in April, and talks of an impending buyout. On Monday it was announced that rival franchise Dollar Tree would be buying Family Dollar. Dollar Tree is said to …

Lyda Loudon, 18, Is Dating Steven Bauer, 57 Lyda Loudon, 18, Is Dating Steven Bauer, 57

Apparently age is no issue for Lyda Loudon and Steven Bauer. According to US Weekly, who was first to report the romance, Lyda, 18, is dating actor Steven, 57, who is old enough to be her grandfather. Loudon, who describes …

Chris Beard Is Mozilla’s CEO (Not Just Temporarily) Chris Beard Is Mozilla’s CEO (Not Just Temporarily)

Mozilla announced today that it has appointed Chris Beard as CEO of Mozilla Corp., the for-profit part of Mozilla. They’re going with Beard after reviewing “many internal and external candidates”. Beard was appointed interim CEO (as well as to the …

Brian Carr on Bringing New Marketing Trends to Life for Brands Brian Carr on Bringing New Marketing Trends to Life for Brands

Since the dawn of marketing, all businesses have been trying to do the same thing, get a potential customer’s eyes on their brand, and keep their brand in front of them. Modern marketing may have started with a booth at …

Game of Thrones News: Martin Needs To Get Writing Game of Thrones News: Martin Needs To Get Writing

Writers must write. Author and fantasy mastermind George R.R. Martin has decided to dramatically decrease his involvement in the next season of HBO’s Game of Thrones in order to write the next book of his A Song of Ice and …

Infographic Asks If You’re Losing Money On Mobile E-Commerce Infographic Asks If You’re Losing Money On Mobile E-Commerce

Blue Stout marketing manager Jenna Compton posted an infographic from the compnay at Social Media Today, asking readers if they’re losing money with their mobile e-commerce. The graphic explores how many consumers are using smartphones and/or tablets, how user experiences …

Kourtney Kardashian: Classy Cover for Baby Bump Kourtney Kardashian: Classy Cover for Baby Bump

Kourtney Kardashian was classy–or should that be ‘klassy’ instead–when covering her growing baby bump for a recent event in the Hamptons. She and Scott Disick attended the 2014 Baby Buggy Summer Dinner, held at a private residence on Saturday. Kourtney …

Hyundai Cars Rank High in J.D. Power APEAL Study Hyundai Cars Rank High in J.D. Power APEAL Study

J.D. Power has released its yearly Automotive Performance, Execution, and Layout (APEAL) Study, grading vehicle manufacturers on the customer appeal of their new vehicle models. According to the study, Hyundai vehicles are some of the most appealing non-premium brand vehicles …

Mila Kunis and Ashton Delay Wedding Mila Kunis and Ashton Delay Wedding

Despite her pregnancy, and despite the fact that gossip columnist Perez Hilton recently reported that the couple’s relationship secret is that they “f*** like rabbits,” Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher have decided to delay their wedding for another year. The …

Siri Thinks Microsoft’s Phone Is Pretty Smart (In This Microsoft Ad) Siri Thinks Microsoft’s Phone Is Pretty Smart (In This Microsoft Ad)

Typically, Microsoft attacks Google in its ad campaigns (Scroogled, anyone?), especially when it comes to stuff like this, but now, the company has set its sights on Apple. The latest Microsoft ad pits Microsoft’s virtual assistant Cortana (via the Lumia …

Candace Cameron Bure Responds To Backlash Over Cleanse Candace Cameron Bure Responds To Backlash Over Cleanse

Candace Cameron-Bure has come under scrutiny recently for her eating habits, but the former Full House star spoke out recently to defend her choices. The 38-year old posted a photo recently on Instagram of a day at the beach, and …

Jennifer Aniston Beach Wedding Revealed Jennifer Aniston Beach Wedding Revealed

45-year old Friends star Jennifer Aniston may finally get her “happily ever after.” Aniston’s fiancé, actor and screenwriter Justin Theroux, proposed to her on August 10, 2012, after the two met on the set of Wanderlust, a 2011 comedy film …

Google’s Knowledge Graph May Get A Timeline Feature Google’s Knowledge Graph May Get A Timeline Feature

Google is testing a new feature for its Knowledge Graph, which lets users explore timelines for select queries. Florian Kiersch, who frequently identifies Google features in testing, posted a video showing the functionality on Google+ (via Search Engine Roundtable): It’s …

‘Kissing Bug’ Illnesses On the Rise in the U.S. ‘Kissing Bug’ Illnesses On the Rise in the U.S.

Members of a typically subtropical family of insects commonly known as kissing bugs have been making their way further north in the United States, while carrying the deadly Chagas disease. Chagas disease, or American trypanosomiasis, is a parasitic ailment caused …

Tara Reid Took Her Role In ‘Sharknado’ Seriously Tara Reid Took Her Role In ‘Sharknado’ Seriously

Even though she found herself in absurd and awkward situations, actress Tara Reid says she took her role in the low-budget television films, Sharknado and Sharknado 2: The Second One, very seriously. Reid said she committed herself completely to her …

Kiefer Sutherland ‘Most Unprofessional Dude in the World,’ says Freddie Prinze Jr. Kiefer Sutherland ‘Most Unprofessional Dude in the World,’ says Freddie Prinze Jr.

Freddie Prinze Jr. sure didn’t mince words when he recently talked about his experiences while working with Kiefer Sutherland, calling the 24 actor “the most unprofessional dude in the world.” In a recent interview for ABC News, the 38-year-old actor …

Kiefer Sutherland Made This Actor Leave The Business Kiefer Sutherland Made This Actor Leave The Business

Kiefer Sutherland has played quite a few bad guys in his time; as Ace Merrill in Stand By Me, he was a bully with the potential for ugly, small-minded murder. In The Lost Boys he was a bully who wanted …

Hulu Gains Exclusive Streaming Rights To ‘Manhattan’ For Plus Hulu Gains Exclusive Streaming Rights To ‘Manhattan’ For Plus

Hulu is making moves to crank up its exclusive content offerings as competition from rivals like Netflix, Amazon, and Yahoo continues to accelerate. Today, Hulu announced that it has become the exclusive streaming home to Manhattan, a drama that airs …

Daniel Radcliffe Was At Comic-Con In Disguise Daniel Radcliffe Was At Comic-Con In Disguise

Daniel Radcliffe had some fun at Comic-Con in San Diego last week. Oh, you were there and didn’t see him? Well, that’s because Daniel Radcliffe was playing a part for his leisurely wandering around time. He was playing a normal …

Chubby Checker, HP Settle the Most Important Penis-Centric App Lawsuit of Our Time Chubby Checker, HP Settle the Most Important Penis-Centric App Lawsuit of Our Time

And a nation exhales. A lawsuit, brought against HP by rock and roll pioneer and world-famous Twister Chubby Checker, has been settled. The saga is over. In a case that was quite possibly constructed via Mad Libs, Chubby Checker sued …

Khloé Kardashian Isn’t Having Sex With French Montana? Khloé Kardashian Isn’t Having Sex With French Montana?

Khloe Kardashian and French Montana have been a hot item for the past couple months. Several news outlets have been reporting all the happenings in their lives since they began dating earlier this year. Now, the Keeping Up With the …

Curt Schilling’s Son Overcomes Anorexia in a Powerful Way Curt Schilling’s Son Overcomes Anorexia in a Powerful Way

Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling has something to celebrate these days. The baseball star’s son, Gehrig Schilling, has overcome the battle of his life — a years-long struggle with anorexia. Diagnosed with the eating disorder when he was …

Amazon Launches 3D Printed Products Store Amazon Launches 3D Printed Products Store

Amazon just announced the launch of its new 3D Printed Products store, offering a marketplace containing over 200 print on-demand products that can be customized to consumers’ needs – including by material, size, styles, colors, text, and image imprints. According …

Kristen Stewart: Affair With Rupert Sanders Nets Ex Big Bucks Kristen Stewart: Affair With Rupert Sanders Nets Ex Big Bucks

Kristen Stewart’s affair with Snow White and the Huntsman director Rupert Sanders didn’t just destroy her relationship with Twilight costar Robert Pattinson–it destroyed his marriage with wife Liberty Ross as well. Now, two years after the sordid fling, the director’s …