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Foursquare Now Pushes Recommendations to All Users with 7.0 Update Foursquare Now Pushes Recommendations to All Users with 7.0 Update

With the new 7.0 update, Foursquare is pushing recommendations to all iOS and Android users – even when they don’t have the app open. Now, when you arrive at a location (be that a specific city or state, or a …

Danica Patrick, Hopeful for Happily Ever After
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“I’m not afraid to [wed] again at all.” The NASCAR driver and model does not have a lot of free time in her life, but neither does her current boyfriend, racer Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Danica Patrick divorced Paul Hospenthal, her …

Windows 7 May Have Left Retail, But It’s Still Alive In PCs Windows 7 May Have Left Retail, But It’s Still Alive In PCs

Are you looking for a new Windows PC, but don’t want to get into Windows 8? Well, you’re out of luck if you were hoping to find a copy of Windows 7 through retail as Microsoft stopped selling individual copies …

Measles Still a Threat Worldwide, Says CDC

Though measles has been conquered in many parts of the world through the use of vaccines, the infection still poses a risk to global health, according to a new report from the U.S. Centers For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). …

What Is It Like To Defuse A Bomb?

You’ve seen the movies where the focused combat veteran or nervous rookie cop clenches a pair of wire cutters and is fixated on snipping either the blue or red wire. According to TV Tropes, the bomb defusing concept is known …

Native Advertising Consumption Has Jumped 44% Over The Last Few Months Native Advertising Consumption Has Jumped 44% Over The Last Few Months

As previously reported, the FTC held a workshop on the topic of native advertising this week called “Blurred Lines: Advertising or Content”. The Commission warned publishers and advertisers that some of these ads may be illegal, and encouraged them to …

Jameis Winston is Thankful the Sexual Assault Investigation is Over
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It’s back to business as usual for Florida State star quarterback Jameis Winston now that he has been cleared in a sexual assault investigation. Winston, a redshirt freshman at FSU who looks to be a lock for the Heisman trophy, …

Spotify to Launch Free Mobile Streaming – with Restrictions, Of Course Spotify to Launch Free Mobile Streaming – with Restrictions, Of Course

Soon, users who opt for the free (ad-supported) version of Spotify will finally be able to stream music via their mobile devices, according to a report from The Wall Street Journal. Spotify will reportedly announce the new free tier feature …

Christmas Ornaments: Go Green (and Cheap!) This Year

Christmas 2013 can be seen everywhere. Full green trees are riding on the top of family vans, colorful lights line city streets, songs of chestnuts and a deceased mother’s shoes play in local establishments, and ornaments are sold everywhere from …

Creator Of ‘The Square,’ Netflix’s First Major Documentary, Was On The Daily Show Creator Of ‘The Square,’ Netflix’s First Major Documentary, Was On The Daily Show

Jehane Noujaim, the documentarian behind The Square, appeared on The Daily Show this week in an interview with Jon Stewart: The Daily Show Get More: Daily Show Full Episodes,The Daily Show on Facebook The Daily Show Get More: Daily Show …

2015 Corvette Z06 Set to Debut at Detroit Auto Show, Official Photo Leaked

Chevrolet has given a big Christmas present to all of the 2015 Corvette Z06 enthusiasts. General Motors announced that the Z06 would be making its debut at the 2014 North American International Auto Show in Detroit next month. However, that …

X-Men: Apocalypse Is Coming In 2016

With all of the excitement and anticipation surrounding the next X-Men sequel, the film’s director has already come out and announced the release of the next film. X-Men: Apocalypse will be third film in the reboot of the X-Men franchise …

‘Derek’ Season 2 Filming Is Wrapping Up ‘Derek’ Season 2 Filming Is Wrapping Up
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That didn’t take long. It was only a month (and a couple days) ago that we were reporting that filming of Derek: Season 2 had begun. Now, they’ve finished. The show, which debuted earlier this year in the UK on …

Mobile Gambling Industry to Thrive in Coming Years Mobile Gambling Industry to Thrive in Coming Years

Mobile marketplaces such as Google Play and Apple’s App Store are now filled with millions of apps, many of which are free but require players to pay small fees to enhance their experience. Though such a business model is new …

Unsurprisingly, Call Of Duty: Ghosts Was The Best Selling PS4 Game In November

With the launch of the PS4 on November 15, many were waiting to see just how well games on the platform would perform in its first month on sale. While we only have sales data from November 15 onward, Sony …

Ginger Zee Is Taking Over The Weather On GMA

Long-time Good Morning America weather anchor, Sam Champion, resigned from ABC on Wednesday to take a managing editor job at The Weather Channel. It was a sad goodbye since Champion is one of the main reasons that GMA has been …

Von Trapp Family Wanted Carrie Underwood Replaced
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Country music star and former American Idol winner Carrie Underwood has been getting heckled for weeks about taking on the role of Maria von Trapp in NBC’s The Sound of Music Live!. The 30-year-old singer addressed the issue of getting …

Major Search Engine Stops Using Links For Ranking (For Commercial Queries) Major Search Engine Stops Using Links For Ranking (For Commercial Queries)
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Yandex, the top search engine in Russia, has reportedly announced that it no longer counts links as a ranking factor when delivering search results for commercial queries. This is an interesting move in an industry that has relied heavily upon …

‘WipEout’ Studio Back in Action as Firesprite

Over one year ago, Sony shut down its oldest first-party studio, Studio Liverpool. The studio was over 25 years old when it closed, founded as Psygnosis before being acquired by Sony in 1993. In more recent years the studio was …

Kirstie Alley Slams Former Scientologist Leah Remini

Kirstie Alley is known for speaking her mind, and the actress recently spoke up in defense of Scientology while addressing old friend Leah Remini on “The Howard Stern Show”. Remini made a dramatic departure from the Church of Scientology earlier …

Cell Phone Plans: AT&T’s No-Contract Announcement Cell Phone Plans: AT&T’s No-Contract Announcement
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“Mobile Share Value,” the new no-service-contract cell phone plan from AT&T, was unveiled this morning and promises to give customers ease in data sharing while saving money and enjoying the nation’s fastest and most reliable 4G LTE network. The company …

Pikmin 3 Is Getting A Christmas Themed Level

What does Christmas mean to you? Perhaps it’s the time you spend with family, or just a week away from work. For others, it’s all about the presents. With some upcoming DLC for Pikmin 3, a select few can even …

‘Futurama’ Season 10 (Otherwise Known As Season 7B) Gets Netflix Release Date ‘Futurama’ Season 10 (Otherwise Known As Season 7B) Gets Netflix Release Date
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We’ve learned that Netflix will begin offering the tenth season of Futurama on Tuesday, December 10th. Fans can already stream the first nine seasons. The season labeling with this show is a little tricky. What is known as Season 10 …

Von Trapp Family Didn’t Want Carrie Underwood, Either
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Carrie Underwood has taken a lot of hits for her starring role in the television remake of “The Sound Of Music”, and has even gotten death threats. Apparently the public didn’t take too kindly to the “American Idol” alum stepping …