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Yahoo Reportedly Working On New App Project For Homepage Yahoo Reportedly Working On New App Project For Homepage

More Yahoo sports-themed-codenamed project news from Kara Swisher… Professional Yahoo internal chatter sharer and memo leaker Swisher, of Re/code, recently reported that Yahoo has a couple projects codenamed “Fast Break” and “Curve Ball,” which are designed to help wean Yahoo …

Jay Leno Surprises Arsenio Hall On His Show

It’s been all about Jimmy Fallon the past couple of weeks, that’s for sure, because ever since he took over the Tonight Show for Jay Leno the buzz surrounding the ex-Saturday Night Live member has been huge. But what about …

Amazon Wants to Add Streaming Music to Your Prime Perks Amazon Wants to Add Streaming Music to Your Prime Perks

Could future Amazon Prime subscriptions come with a Spotify-style streaming music service? It’s definitely a possiblity, and something that Amazon is already considering. In fact, according to Re/code’s Peter Kafka, Amazon is “engaged in serious talks with big music labels” …

Yelp CEO Contributes $23K To Catch Whoever Has Been Trying To Poison San Francisco’s Dogs With Meatballs Yelp CEO Contributes $23K To Catch Whoever Has Been Trying To Poison San Francisco’s Dogs With Meatballs

Yelp CEO Jeremy Stoppelman is really looking to make a difference this week. Not only did he write an open letter to Arizona Governor Jan Brewer urging her to veto SB 1062, which would have allowed businesses to discriminate against …

Amazon Is Giving Away Almost $17 Worth Of Apps Today

The Amazon Appstore is still one of the very best Android and Kindle app stores around. Heck, the Free App of the Day promotion ensures that you’ll never run of new apps to experience on your mobile device. If you …

Wireless Electric Car Chargers Are Coming Wireless Electric Car Chargers Are Coming

Production of electric vehicles is set to take off this year and the technology will make up a large portion of car sales within the next two decades. Along with sales of electric cars, the infrastructure needed for the industry …

TurboTax 2014: Compare Cost to Other Online Tax Services

Tax filing season is finally underway, so now it’s time to decide how you want to file your taxes. If you don’t much care for using an accountant or tax preparation chain such as H&R Block to file your taxes …

Netflix Engineers Made These Cool Features That The Company Likes, But May Never Release Netflix Engineers Made These Cool Features That The Company Likes, But May Never Release

Netflix engineers have built some interesting features for the service, which could be quite popular with users, but they may never see the light of day. But then again, who knows? Netflix held its Hack Day last week, and came …

Here’s A Behind The Scenes Look At The Last Of Us: Left Behind

The Last of Us was easily one of the best games of 2013 thanks to its stellar gameplay and mature storytelling that didn’t treat its audience like a bunch of a bunch of adolescent boys. It seemed like Naughty Dog …

Puzzle Game Pavilion Previewed For PlayStation 4

As seen in the near-weekly announcements from Sony, indie games appear to have a new home in the PlayStation 4. Dozens of new indie games will be making their way to Sony’s new console this year, and a few of …

Windows 8.1 Might Be Getting A Free Version [Report] Windows 8.1 Might Be Getting A Free Version [Report]

Windows 8 wasn’t the renaissance Microsoft hoped it would be. Sure, the total number of Windows 8 users steadily increases every month, but it has no chance of toppling Windows 7 at this point. One reason for that is that …

First Video from Inside Supreme Court Hits YouTube First Video from Inside Supreme Court Hits YouTube

“What you’re about to see has never been seen before. This is video from inside the chamber of the US Supreme Court. Under their arcane rules, no one is allowed to record the proceedings, not even C-SPAN–in the year 2014.” …

‘Minecraft’ Movie Might Actually Happen

Software sales have shown that Minecraft is one of the most popular video games of the past few years. The game has almost continuously appeared on best-seller charts for every platform it has appeared on, including mobile platforms. The game’s …

Here’s What’s About To Hit Netflix (It Places The Lotion In The Basket) Here’s What’s About To Hit Netflix (It Places The Lotion In The Basket)

As you know, content comes and goes on Netflix. Each week, we’re bringing you a list of titles that you’ll be able to stream in the U.S. in the coming days. As reported earlier, Pokemon fans are about to get …

New Painkiller Zohydro At Heart Of Major Controversy

There is no doubt that the proper dosage and usage of medication can go a long way towards helping individuals who suffer from conditions such as depression and anxiety. Even dangerously psychotic conditions that could lead persons to harm themselves …

Leah Remini On Leaving Scientology: ‘I Was A Hypocrite’

Leah Remini of King of Queens fame opened up about her decision to leave the Church of Scientology in an interview published on Wednesday. She had been in the Church of Scientology for over 30 years. Her decision to leave …

Checking Maps While Driving Not Part of Cellphone Ban, Rules California Court Checking Maps While Driving Not Part of Cellphone Ban, Rules California Court

A California appeals court has ruled that consulting Google Maps on your cellphone is not the same thing as talking or texting on said phone, and therefore does not fall under the handheld ban the state issued back in 2008. …

Googler Rachel Searles Writes Sci-Fi Novel Googler Rachel Searles Writes Sci-Fi Novel

Googler Rachel Searles has a new sci-fi book out called The Lost Planet. Matt Cutts points us to it, and has only good things to say about it: Amazon has a pretty substantial preview. Searles is from the search quality …

Hulu Sells Off Japan Business To Nippon TV Hulu Sells Off Japan Business To Nippon TV

In 2011, Hulu finally went international with its launch in Japan. Its Japanese branch was doing pretty for itself as well with last quarter’s financial results revealing that it had doubled its subscribers in the region since the beginning of …

Drew Barrymore Says She Won’t Leave Home Without This

Drew Barrymore is a busy mama; besides her acting and producing projects, she’s also started a vineyard with her husband, Will Kopelman, and a makeup line called Flower Beauty (her production company is called Flower Films). She’s also mom to …

Leah Remini: Church Of Scientology Responds

Leah Remini has made no secret over the past year that she left the Church of Scientology because she disagreed with their teachings and was beginning to question their motives; now, after a scathing interview with Buzzfeed, Remini has spoken …

Drew Barrymore and Adam Sandler Sing Duet on ‘Tonight Show’

Longtime friends and on-screen partners, Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore, were guests on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Wednesday night to endorse their upcoming movie Blended, which is set in South Africa. The two play single parents who end …

Adam Driver In Talks To Play Villain In Star Wars: Episode VII

Adam Driver, best known for his quirky character on HBO’s Girls, has reportedly been in talks to play a villain in J.J. Abrams’ anticipated film Star Wars: Episode VII, which is set to come out on December 2015. There are …

Alcatraz’s Secret: Fortress Found Under Prison Remains

Researchers from Texas A&M University have found the remains of a Civil War-era fortress underneath Alcatraz prison. The fortifications date as far back as the California gold rush and San Francisco’s earliest years as a boom town. The fort was …