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Google Adds Regional Dialects To Business Categories Google Adds Regional Dialects To Business Categories

Late last month, Google announced that it was adding 1,000 new categories in the new Places dashboard for businesses. This is an effort to significantly expand the breadth of available categories internationally. The announcement was made in the Google product …

Angelo Henderson, Longtime Detroit Journalist, Dies

Detroit is mourning one of their most beloved citizens this week, as longtime radio host and journalist Angelo Henderson passed away on Saturday, February 15, 2014, from natural causes. He was only 51-years-old. Henderson was most well known for hosting …

More Chemicals Linked to Child Brain Disorders

A new study out of Harvard has identified six new chemicals that may be related to spikes in brain disorders in children. Researchers are concerned that toxic chemicals may be part of the rise in autism, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), …

Jennifer Lopez “Ghetto Biatch” According To Book

Remember when we were instructed by “Jenny from the Block” to not be fooled by the rocks? According to a new memoir by actress Rosie Perez, there may have been a good reason for it. The two women have been …

Shoes That Perfectly Fit Are Coming Soon Via 3D Printers Shoes That Perfectly Fit Are Coming Soon Via 3D Printers

Finding shoes that perfectly fit is a chore. There are plenty of shoes in your size, but a lot of them just feel a little off. With help from 3D printers, one company is aiming to solve this problem by …

Bob Costas’ Return Brings Twitter Joy and Jokes

Bob Costas will return to covering the Sochi Winter Olympics on NBC tonight after being sidelined by the network because of a very serious eye infection in both eyes. “I’m not 100 percent, that’s for sure, but if I waited …

Square Looks To Offer More Big Businesses Custom Deals Square Looks To Offer More Big Businesses Custom Deals

Square is reportedly looking to offer more merchants custom rates. According to TechCrunch, the company is “aggressively working to do more custom pricing for merchants, especially chains and big names” as a move to get bigger brands using its services. …

Brett Rossi: Porn Actress Engaged To Charlie Sheen

Former “Two and a Half Men” TV star Charlie Sheen proposed to former adult film actress Brett Rossi in Hawaii, the day after Valentine’s Day. The newly engaged couple was seen being very affectionate with each other while strolling down …

Ethiopian Airlines: Unarmed Hijacker; Unharmed Passengers

“Wait… we were hijacked?” The 202 travelers of Flight 702 likely asked themselves this once they were safe and sound on Swiss ground. Even the pilot of the Ethiopian airliner didn’t realize the plane he was flying from Addis Ababa …

Charlie Sheen And Brett Rossi Engaged

Everyone congratulate Charlie Sheen—He’s set to be a married man again! The 48-year-old actor took his girlfriend Brett Rossi to Hawaii for a romantic Valentine’s Day getaway this past weekend. Then, in true romantic fashion, Sheen asked Rossi to be …

‘Killer is Dead’ Coming to PC in May

Last summer the latest Suda51 game made its way to the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Killer is Dead was released to lukewarm reviews and controversy surrounding its bawdy, quasi-misogynist “Gigolo Mode.” Even so, the game’s flashy art style and …

Apple May Be Looking Into Medical Devices [Report] Apple May Be Looking Into Medical Devices [Report]

Apple is one of the biggest companies in the world thanks to its mobile devices. The iPhone and iPad have proven to be big sellers quarter after quarter, but the gravy train can’t last forever. Apple has to be constantly …

YouTube Names Ad Blitz Winners, ‘Puppy Love’ Takes Top Spot YouTube Names Ad Blitz Winners, ‘Puppy Love’ Takes Top Spot

While most of the world has long since moved on, YouTube has finally announced the winners of its 2014 Ad Blitz, ranking users’ favorite Super Bowl commercials. It’ no surprise, but Budweiser’s “Puppy Love” took the top spot. It’s currently …

Top Baby Names From 2013 And 2014

Are you expecting a new bundle of joy? If you are, you are probably spending most of your time contemplating what to name this little guy or gal. It’s not an easy job to pick a name for a child. …

Game of Thrones Trailer “Vengeance” Is Out Game of Thrones Trailer “Vengeance” Is Out

Have you seen the latest trailer for the upcoming season of Game of Thrones? I have and I must say that it looks promising. Of course as a fan of the series (and someone who is impatiently waiting for George …

Pace Car Fire: Full Moon or What?

This isn’t the first time something wacky has happened at the Daytona International Speedway. Saturday night, the pace car caught fire during the exhibition Sprint Unlimited Race at the home of the Daytona 500. No injuries were reported, but there …

Health Products Top the Wearable Computing Market So Far Health Products Top the Wearable Computing Market So Far

There’s plenty of excitement in the tech industry surrounding the coming wave of wearable computing products. Already Samsung has seen limited success with its Galaxy Gear smart watch and fitness bands from companies such as Fitbit and Nike are now …

Charlie Sheen Proposes To Girlfriend Brett Rossi

Charlie Sheen is about to tie the knot yet again! According to E! News, the Two and a Half Men alum has proposed to his girlfriend Brett Rossi. The publication confirmed that Sheen popped the big question on Saturday after …

Bill Nye Argues Global Warming With Congresswoman

Bill Nye (The Science Guy) has been stirring up all kinds of trouble lately. Not only did he defend the theory of evolution against Ken Ham, in early February, now he is in a battle with Republican Representative and vice …

Google Has Acquired SlickLogin, Which Lets You Log In Using Sounds You Can’t Hear Google Has Acquired SlickLogin, Which Lets You Log In Using Sounds You Can’t Hear

Google has acquired SlickLogin for an undisclosed figure. The startup launched only five months ago at TechCrunch Disrupt, and quickly managed to catch the interest of the technology giant. SlickLogin has not even become available to the public yet, but …

After Four Years, Sony Finally Advertises PlayStation Plus

PlayStation Plus was introduced four years ago as a premium subscription service that would net subscribers free games and game discounts every month. It was totally unlike Xbox Live in that online play was still free and Plus was just …

Simon Cowell Shares Pics Of New Baby

Simon Cowell is a proud new papa, and he is not afraid to show it. On Friday, February 14, 2014, Simon’s girlfriend Lauren Silverman gave birth to their baby boy … the perfect Valentine’s Day gift. Simon shared the news, …

Kickstarter Reveals Hack, Some User Info Compromised Kickstarter Reveals Hack, Some User Info Compromised

Kickstarter CEO Yancey Strickler took to the company blog over the weekend to announce that they had fallen victim to a hack–one that exposed some user info including email addresses, mailing address, phone numbers, and encrypted passwords. Strickler makes a …

‘Bruno Mars Act’ Proposed As A Resolution For Ticket Scalping

Bruno Mars has been a big topic of discussion lately, given the recent ticket scalping debacle that evolved in Hawaii. The Unorthodox Jukebox singer may actually be a pillar for a new anti-scalping resolution. The awkward situation began when Mars’ scheduled concerts …