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Oscar Pistorius’ iPhone Pursued For Murder Trial

Oscar Pistorius, the double-amputee and South African Olympian who was arrested and charged in the shooting death of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, last Valentine’s Day, will be heading to court for the final time in early March. Pistorius, 27, fatally …

LeBron James: Will He Be On Mount Rushmore?

LeBron James of course knows that there is no Mount Rushmore of the NBA. However, if there was, the Miami Heat superstar thinks that his face should eventually be carved into it. A clip from an interview with NBA TV’s …

China Earthquake: A 6.9-Magnitude Shakes the Hotan Province

On Wednesday, a 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck one of China‚Äôs most abundant northwestern regions of natural resources. The Xinjiang region endured several tremors within a two-hour timespan. Twenty of them were recorded as a series of aftershocks. The earthquake mainly occurred …

Rand Paul Sues Obama and NSA Over “Metadata”

Rand Paul has taken a bold step against the NSA’s collection of “metadata” from U.S. citizens. He announced today that he has filed a historic lawsuit against the Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, NSA Director Keith Alexander, FBI Director …

Most Desirable Woman of 2014: The Mother of Dragons

Khaleesi, the Mother of Dragons, has officially taken over Katniss Everdeen. The results were published on Tuesday for AskMen’s 13th edition of its annual 99 Most Desirable Woman in the World List. Game of Thrones British beauty Emilia Clarke, 26, …

Google And VMWare Team Up To Bring Windows Apps To Chromebooks Google And VMWare Team Up To Bring Windows Apps To Chromebooks

Google has seen the popularity of Chromebooks increase, but one of the biggest knocks against them is always the lack of desktop app support. That changes now to some extent. Google announced today that it has partnered with VMWare to …

Johnny Depp, Kate Mara Thrill In “Transcendence” Trailer
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Johnny Depp has shown us over the years that he has a dark side; he has chosen roles that veer towards the gothic, the creepy, the downright weird. And while he clearly has a gift for comedy, he certainly knows …

Smart Thermostats to Become Billion-Dollar Market Smart Thermostats to Become Billion-Dollar Market

There was quite a bit of confusion surrounding Google’s recent acquisition of smart thermostat company Nest. As usual, privacy concerns about Google “spying” on people in their own homes were brought up, but an even larger question was what exactly …

Canadian Man Convicted Of Bestiality Gives ‘Walk The Dog’ New Meaning

When joining the SCPA, either as an employee or volunteer, you’re generally expected to prevent the abuse of animals. For one New Brunswick resident, he used his status as a volunteer to get close to the animals without raising suspicion. …

China Earthquake Damages Homes, No Casualties Reported

China: Earthquake damage in Xinjiang today is limited to some homes, officials say, and there have been no casualties reported. However, the quake measured a strong 6.9 magnitude according to the U.S. Geological Survey and several strong aftershocks continued for …

FairSearch Wants To Know More About Google’s Proposal To EU FairSearch Wants To Know More About Google’s Proposal To EU

Last week, the EU announced that Google had offered what it considered “an improved commitments proposal” to end a three-year antitrust probe without the company having to pay a fine. While the EU did say it would inform complainants of …

Michelle Fairley Is Set To Star In “24: Live Another Day”

Fans of action will unite with fans of fantasy with the casting of Michelle Fairley in the upcoming reboot of 24, 24: Live Another Day. She is known for her role on the popular fantasy series Game Of Thrones, in …

Mobile Gambling Hit $10 Billion Last Year Mobile Gambling Hit $10 Billion Last Year

As more video game publishers focus on the large smartphone and tablet install base, monetization schemes on mobile platforms has begun to evolve grow. Microtransactions are now normal for new mobile game releases, encouraging players to pay small amounts of …

Best Diet Plans: Losing Weight And Staying Healthy
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Although many of us have been hit by bad weather over the last several weeks, it will soon be Spring and everyone will be ready to take off some layers and show off their bodies. While some people have been …

Let AsapSCIENCE Tackle Some Olympics-Related Scientific Queries

Our favorite science illustrators AsapSCIENCE usually take a couple-week break between uploading some of the finest 2-minute animated science videos on the internet. Basically, AsapSCIENCE takes complicated topics and boils them down to their most salient points, and then presents …

You Too Can Make Your Own 3D Chocolate Printer You Too Can Make Your Own 3D Chocolate Printer

At CES, 3D Systems announced that it was entering the 3D printed food market with the ChefJet and ChefJet Pro 3D printers. After that, it announced that it was working with Nestle to develop and sell 3D printed chocolates and …

Google Gets Better At Calling Your Mom Google Gets Better At Calling Your Mom

Google announced that an update to the Google search app on Android makes it easier to call or text family members, by letting you use words like “wife” and “mom”. Google will simply recognize who you’re talking about without you …

Derek Jeter Announces Retirement On Facebook

Derek Jeter announced via Facebook today that he will only be playing one more season of baseball before he retires and moves on to the next chapter. Jeter made the announcement in a lengthy letter addressed to his fans and …

Man Banned from Internet After Sending Naked Men to Neighbor’s Door with Craigslist Sex Ads Man Banned from Internet After Sending Naked Men to Neighbor’s Door with Craigslist Sex Ads
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Yeah, that’s a mouthful of a headline. I just wanted to get all of the facets of this amazing story in the headline so you wouldn’t be tempted to pass it over. I assure you, everything I said above is …

Quitting Smoking Linked to Improved Mental Health

The benefits of not smoking are well-known and heavily publicized in the U.S. In addition to all of the physical health improvements, though, a new study has now shown that quitting smoking may actually lead to improved mental health. The …

Bing Says It’s Not Censoring Chinese Search Results In The U.S. Bing Says It’s Not Censoring Chinese Search Results In The U.S.
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If you know anything about the Internet, you’re well aware of the Great Firewall of China. The country polices what its citizens can and can not see on the Internet which means search engines wanting to operate in the country …

Rihanna Nearly Went Bankrupt in 2009

Here are a few things that most people probably assume about pop stars: One, they all love the limelight and naturally crave all sorts of attention. Two, they have all the confidence in the world and hardly feel inferior, and …

Corvette Museum Sinkhole Swallows Eight Cars In Kentucky

Something strange is happening at a museum in Kentucky. A sinkhole formed in the National Corvette Museum in Kentucky, swallowing up eight vintage cars in the process. The cars had been on display, and due to a strange phenomenon, they …

Barbie’s Sports Illustrated Appearance Causes a Stir

It looks like the 2014 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue will feature a little more plastic than normal. In a controversial move, Sports Illustrated and Mattel have partnered up to feature none other than Barbie in the Swimsuit Issue. Yes, the …