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Donald Sterling Officially Banned from NBA for Life

CBS News reports that L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling is now officially banned for life by the NBA. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver announced the banning on Tuesday. “The views expressed by Mr. Sterling are deeply offensive and harmful,” Silver said. …

MIT Undergrads Will Get $100 Worth of Bitcoin This Fall (Yes, All of Them) MIT Undergrads Will Get $100 Worth of Bitcoin This Fall (Yes, All of Them)

“Giving students access to cryptocurrencies is analogous to providing them with internet access at the dawn of the internet era,” says MIT computer science sophomore Jeremy Rubin. With the help of the Bitcoin community and some generous MIT alums, two …

Edie Brickell and Paul Simon Fight Details

Yesterday we told you about how singers Edie Brickell and Paul Simon, now married for 22 years, were both arrested and summoned to appear in court on charges of domestic disturbance. A few more details of that event and the …

Porsha Williams Issues Statement of Apology For ‘Real Housewives’ Brawl

Porsha Williams is finally breaking her silence about the infamous Real Housewives of Atlanta reunion brawl. According to US Weekly, Williams has opted to open up about what really pushed her to her breaking point with RHOA co-star, Kenya Moore. …

Gordon Ramsay Sparks Hair Transplant Rumors

Gordon Ramsay usually makes headlines because of his mouth, but this time it is his hair that has people talking. Ramsay was spotted leaving Victoria Beckham’s 40th birthday party at the exclusive Arts Club with wife Tana on his arm …

Taco Bell Breakfast Is No Contender

Well, it sounded good in theory. McDonald’s was going to get some more stiff competition for their title as reigning fast food breakfast king. Once you see such a thing actually in writing, it all sounds kind of absurd. But …

Office For iPad Gets Printing, Other New Features Office For iPad Gets Printing, Other New Features

Roughly a month ago, Microsoft launched the much-anticipated Office for iPad to much fanfare. Today, the company announced that it now has printing support, a key feature for office documents. This comes in the first update, and the company says …

Paula Deen Announces Comeback Tour

Paula Deen is set on making a comeback and is taking to the road to do so. The 67-year-old chef announced that she will be launching a 20-city tour that will begin in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, the site of her …

Mother’s Day Gifts for the Mom Who Has It All

As a mother of two, Lindsey Leland could make a list of things she would love to have, but when it came to buying something for her own mother, it was always a challenge. “She has everything – honestly – …

Porsha Williams Opens Up About Domestic Abuse During Her Marriage to Kordell Stewart

Porsha Williams has definitely been through a lot. From her grueling divorce battle with ex-NFL star Kordell Stewart, to the highly publicized brawl on the Real Housewives of Atlanta reunion, the 32-year-old reality TV starlet has been making headlines quite …

Jason Momoa Rumored to Appear in Batman vs. Superman

The actor who portrayed Khal Drogo on HBO’s Game of Thrones might be joining the cast of Zack Snyder’s upcoming Batman vs. Superman film. Jason Momoa has been rumored to have signed on for the Man of Steel sequel, possibly …

Talk Examines How Consumers Assess ‘Absolute Value’ With Today’s Buying Tools Talk Examines How Consumers Assess ‘Absolute Value’ With Today’s Buying Tools

Google is sharing a recent talk from Itamar Simonsen and Emanual Rosen on “absolute value”. It examines how consumers asses the value of things they buy using tools of the modern era, such as review sites, price comparison apps, and …

Banana Insult Leads to Hashtag Assault

When Brazilian footballer Dani Alves was made the victim of a Spanish racist insult, he took matters into his own hands. At an away game on Sunday, a fan in the stands threw a banana onto the pitch in front …

Rita Ora Talks ‘Fifty Shades’ Shenanigans

Rita Ora says lots of shenanigans took place on the set of Fifty Shades of Grey. She plays Christian Grey’s adopted sister in the film that’s set to release in February of 2015. “Off-set there’s always shenanigans going on, always …

Donald Trump: Sterling’s Woman Set Him Up

Donald Sterling said some pretty stupid things. He’s catching flak for it left and right. There is a small cotingent of folks who, even though they disagree with what he said, and think that his statements are deplorable, also allow …

GoDaddy Executive Running for Arizona Governor

A former GoDaddy executive filed nominating petitions last week to enter the Republican primary for governor of Arizona. Christine Jones, a former legal counsel for the Scottsdale-based website hosting company, submitted her paperwork on Tuesday, the opening day of the …

Star Wars vs. Harry Potter: Viral Video A Must-Watch

Who would win in an epic match-up: A Jedi Knight from Star Wars or a Harry Potter wizard? If you’ve ever wondered, you seriously need to check out this new YouTube video courtesy of RackaRacka. What starts off as an …

Facebook Open Sources Engine Behind Paper App (Pop) Facebook Open Sources Engine Behind Paper App (Pop)

Facebook announced that it is open sourcing Pop, the animation engine behind its recently launched Paper app. Facebook released Paper in January. It’s a social news reader app for iOS. If you’re unfamiliar with it, watch this: Pop is responsible …

Sarah Silverman to Play Lesbian on ‘Masters of Sex’

Sarah Silverman will reportedly have a recurring role on season two of Showtime’s Masters of Sex. The series is adapted from the book Masters of Sex: The Life and Times of William Masters and Virginia Johnson, the Couple Who Taught …

Square Launches Pickup, Offline Mode, Inventory Tracking Square Launches Pickup, Offline Mode, Inventory Tracking

Square announced the launch of several new offerings aimed at helping sellers drive more customers to their businesses and simplifying operations: Square Pickup, Offline Mode, and Inventory Tracking. Square Pickup is a new Square Market feature, which integrates with Square …

The RetailMeNot Story Told In Google Talk The RetailMeNot Story Told In Google Talk

RetailMeNot Founder, President and CEO Cotter Cunningham recently spoke at Google as part of the company’s “Talks At Google” series. The talk is called “The Unicorn Club,” and Google just made it available on YouTube. The Unicorn Club, according to …

Zack Snyder to Direct New ‘Justice League’ Movie

DC Comics and its parent company, Warner Bros. Entertainment, have been trying for years now to catch up with Disney and Marvel in the film industry. Though adaptations of smaller DC imprint titles such as A History of Violence, V …

FedEx Shooting In Georgia: 6 Injured, Shooter Dead

The police are still working to secure the FedEx Corps facility in Kennesaw, Ga. in the aftermath of a deadly shooting. An unnamed man is reported as having opened fire on workers at the Georgia FedEx center located approximately thirty …

Sarah Silverman to Join ‘Masters of Sex’ and Xbox

Comedienne Sarah Silverman is set to join the cast of the Showtime period drama Masters of Sex. Silverman, who received an Emmy nomination for her Comedy Central show The Sarah Silverman Program, will take on the guest star role of …