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Japan’s First PS4 Commercial Is Kind Of Mean

Traditionally, Sony has launched its previous PlayStation consoles in Japan first. You could chalk it up to how Japanese companies tend to the needs of the home market first. That all changed with the PS4 as it launched in the …

Wal-Mart Recalls Tainted Donkey Meat In China Wal-Mart Recalls Tainted Donkey Meat In China
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Wal-Mart is recalling donkey meat at some of its stores in China. Donkey meat may not appeal to some Western palates, but in China they eat donkey. Tests revealed that donkey meat which was sold to Chinese consumers contained DNA …

Juanita Moore, Legendary Actress Passes Away
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Juanita Moore, who was the fifth African American to ever be nominated for an Oscar, died yesterday at the age of 99, according to the Associated Press. The Los Angeles native collapsed inside her home yesterday, Jan. 1, and passed …

Here Are Some More Titles About To Hit Netflix Here Are Some More Titles About To Hit Netflix

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. Due to the holidays, we’re hitting you with back …

Uninsured Americans Still Having Negative Experiences With Healthcare Website

If it hadn’t been for the government shutdown that coincided with the launch of the Healthcare.gov website, the site’s messy rollout would have been the largest political story of 2013. Americans flooded the site in its first weeks of availability …

Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed Out Now On iOS
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In late 2012, Sega finally showed everybody, including Nintendo, how to make a kart racer with Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed. Now over a year since its launch on consoles and PC, the game is making its way to mobile …

Tommy Lee Drum Lawsuit Dismissed
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It’s not quite the Pink Floyd flying pig fracas, but it might belong in the same category. Back in 1991, Howard Scott King says he showed Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee a design for a drum rig. Tommy Lee had …

Rand Fishkin On The Best And Worst Parts Of Being Moz CEO Rand Fishkin On The Best And Worst Parts Of Being Moz CEO
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Last month, we learned that Moz (formerly SEOmoz) CEO Rand Fishkin is stepping down from the role. He revealed that he would be handing the reins over to President and COO Sarah Bird, while taking on less of a people …

Samsung Announces Galaxy Camera 2, Will Be At CES Next Week Samsung Announces Galaxy Camera 2, Will Be At CES Next Week
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In late 2012, Samsung tried to forcibly invent a new market for smart cameras with the Galaxy Camera. It combined the shooting power of Samsung’s camera lineup with the guts of its Galaxy S III smartphone. It was an interesting …

Notebook Shipments Dropped During The Holiday Season Notebook Shipments Dropped During The Holiday Season

Throughout 2013 notebook manufacturers saw weakening demand for notebooks. Heading into the holiday season, however, there was still some optimism that a combination of Microsoft’s improved Windows 8.1 OS and new product features (touchscreens chief among them) would propel holiday …

‘House Of Cards’ Season 2 Gets Promotional Cinemagraphs (Here’s The First One) ‘House Of Cards’ Season 2 Gets Promotional Cinemagraphs (Here’s The First One)

On Wednesday, House of Cards showrunner Beau Willimon took to the House of Cards subreddit to tell fans, “We created a slew of cinemagraph GIFS for Season 2 and I wanted to share this one with you first. Just a …

Wanted Banker Caught After Faking Suicide
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A former Georgia banker accused of stealing millions of dollars from investors has been caught two years after he faked a suicide in order to go on the run. 47-year old Aubrey Lee Price was the former director of Montgomery …

Boko Haram: Priest Kidnapped in Cameroon Set Free

On Tuesday December 31, the Islamic militia of Boko Haram set free French priest Georges Vandenbeusch following a seven-week captivity. He arrived in France Wednesday, greeted by President Francois Hollande at an air base near Paris. Members of the radical …

Ariel Sharon Clings To Life After 8 Years In A Coma

Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon is reportedly clinging to life in an Israeli hospital this Thursday. The Israeli political icon has been in a coma for eight long years and has suffered a steady deterioration in his bodily organs. Doctors believe he …

“Duck Dynasty” Stars To Release New Gun Line

The stars of “Duck Dynasty” were in a lot of headlines near the end of 2013, and it looks like the trend continues into the new year as news spreads about their new venture: guns. The Robertson family, who have …

Wearable Devices Reportedly Delayed by Manufacturing Difficulties Wearable Devices Reportedly Delayed by Manufacturing Difficulties

The long-rumored “iWatch” from Apple failed to make its debut last year, despite reports early in the year that Apple was working hard to get it out by the end of 2013. Samsung, on the other hand, managed to release …

Dr. Luigi Trailer Proves His PhD Is Just As Good As Mario’s

For over two decades now, Mario has been a practicing physician thanks to the popular Dr. Mario series. Over the years, Mario has waved his doctorate over Luigi’s head as a sign of his superiority. After years of medical school, …

Re/code (The New All Things D) Introduced For The New Year Re/code (The New All Things D) Introduced For The New Year

Back in September, The Wall Street Journal and its tech site All Things D announced that they were parting ways, and now with the new year, we get to see both the new Wall Street Journal tech section and the …

Chrissy Lampkin Makes Our Most Annoying List

When it comes to many of today’s reality shows, the line is pretty much split down the middle when it comes to fans of the genre and folks who hate it. And since we’re talking about lines being drawn, another …

“Guardians Of The Galaxy”: First Photo Released

“Guardians Of The Galaxy” won’t be released until the first of August, but it’s already got a willing audience, many of whom are sharing the just-released first photo across the web this week. The film, which stars “Parks And Recreation” …

Apathy May One Day Be The Death Of Microsoft Apathy May One Day Be The Death Of Microsoft
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When was the last time you really cared about Microsoft or its products? It was probably when you first bought a Windows XP desktop or laptop during the PC revolution of the late 90s/early 2000s. At that time, you were …

Driverless Car Sales to Reach Nearly 12 Million in 2035 Driverless Car Sales to Reach Nearly 12 Million in 2035

Driverless car technology is here, and many analysts believe it is not a question of if, but when such technology will become dominant on U.S. roadways. Market research firm IHS today waded into the issue with a new report predicting …

Akademik Shokalskiy Passengers Rescued In Antarctica

After being stuck in ice floes since Christmas Eve, the passengers of the Akademik Shokalskiy have finally been rescued. A team of scientists and passengers aboard the expedition ship were in the Arctic doing research on climate change, recreating and …

Mark Dantonio Will Remain At Michigan State Following Rose Bowl Win

After an incredible win at the Rose Bowl, Mark Dantonio has decided to stay put. He was hired as the head coach of the Michigan State Spartans in 2006, and he will be receiving a new contract for the 2014 …