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Bradley Stone, Suspect In Pennsylvania Shootings, Found Dead

Bradley Stone, the man who was wanted in connection with the shooting deaths of six people earlier this week, has been found dead about a half mile from his home in Pennsburg. Police say Stone–an Iraq War veteran–allegedly used a …

Bill Cosby Reportedly Won’t Be Charged In Playboy Molestation Case

Bill Cosby will reportedly not be charged in the molestation case brought against him by a woman who says she was sexually assaulted at the age of 15 by the comedian. The claim was recently brought to light by California …

Elizabeth Safrit, Miss USA, Takes Third At Miss World

Elizabeth Safrit says that where she comes from–Kannapolis, North Carolina, to be exact–the words “small town” fit just perfectly, but most small towns can’t boast a resident who made it to one of the country’s biggest beauty pageants and won. …

Anna Camp Just Wants To Play Someone “Normal”

Anna Camp has had several roles that fall within the realm of weird; between True Blood and Pitch Perfect, the actress has had to bring out her inner crazy girl several times over the years. Her next project will add …

Jennifer Lawrence Beats Out Kim Kardashian in Google’s Most Searched People List for 2014

Jennifer Lawrence beat out Kim Kardashian on Google’s Top Trending People List for 2014, despite Kardashian’s quest to “break the internet.” Google released its annual Year in Search list, noting that there were trillions of searches around the world this …

Twitter Adds Mobile Targeting Options Twitter Adds Mobile Targeting Options

Twitter announced the launch of two new mobile targeting features for advertisers: mobile carrier targeting and targeting users with new mobile devices. Twitter says a number of types of advertisers can make use of carrier targeting, such as carriers themselves, …

Google News Closure Already Hurting Publishers [Report] Google News Closure Already Hurting Publishers [Report]

As you may know, Google announced it would shut down Google News in Spain today as a new law takes effect, requiring such services to pay publishers to use small snippets of text. Google has indeed shut down the homepage …

eBay Labels Now Available On Mobile eBay Labels Now Available On Mobile

eBay announced that it is now offering sellers labels from its mobile apps. While you could access and print labels from the desktop before, the functionality has been expanded to make it more convenient. The company announced in a short …

Twitter Reportedly Torn on Autoplay Videos Twitter Reportedly Torn on Autoplay Videos

Whether you’re a marketing-minded person who thinks that Twitter is a perfect place for autoplay video ads or a user who absolutely hates the sound of that – you have people inside the company that agree with you. In fact, …

Red Hat Enterprise Linux for SAP HANA Extended To Open Hybrid Cloud Red Hat Enterprise Linux for SAP HANA Extended To Open Hybrid Cloud

Red Hat announced that Red Hat Enterprise Linux for the SAP HANA platform is now available to be deployed across the open hybrid cloud. This of course includes via those public cloud providers certified by Red Hat. Red Hat says …

Pinterest Lets You Move Multiple Pins To Different Boards Pinterest Lets You Move Multiple Pins To Different Boards

Pinterest announced the launch of a new feature that lets users move multiple Pins to different boards. This, the company says, is a present to users for the holidays, as it’s been a highly requested feature. “Now, Pinners can copy, …

Instagram Adds a Handful of New Filters Instagram Adds a Handful of New Filters

Instagram has launched an app update today, and it brings with it five new filters which the company describes as its “best yet”. Joining the filter lineup today are Slumber, Crema, Ludwig, Aden and Perpetua, which “soften and subtly shift …

A SMALL WORLD’s 10th Anniversary Gala Hosted by Carey Mulligan

The famed Gstaad Royal Palace was the setting for the 10th Anniversary of A Small World Charity Gala in support of War Child, a nonprofit organization providing support for young people and their families affected by war. The event was …

Michael Keaton Has No Qualms About Ben Affleck Taking on the Role of Batman — ‘I’m Batman. I’m Very Secure In That’

Michael Keaton has no worries about Ben Affleck taking on the role of Batman in Zack Snyder’s upcoming Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice because, as he sees it, he is Batman. There have been a few stars to channel …

IAB Gives Guidance On Ad Viewability IAB Gives Guidance On Ad Viewability

The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) released its “State of Viewability Transaction 2015″ report aimed at offering guidance on how to manage the “shift of digital media’s ‘audience currency’ to 100 percent viewability.” Right now, it says, 100% viewability measurement simply …

Google Wallet For iOS Lets You Split Bills Google Wallet For iOS Lets You Split Bills

Google Wallet for iOS will now let you split up bills with your friends, adding a helpful function to an app Google is still hoping will truly take off. Google announced the news in a brief Google+ post: The days …

Here’s What’s Coming To (And Going From) Netflix In January (You Ain’t Seen Bad Boys II?) Here’s What’s Coming To (And Going From) Netflix In January (You Ain’t Seen Bad Boys II?)

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 always, dates are subject to change. We’re breaking …

South Dakota Yanks ‘Don’t Jerk and Drive’ Campaign South Dakota Yanks ‘Don’t Jerk and Drive’ Campaign

In of course the higher-ups are going to ruin a good thing news, a South Dakota highway safety campaign has been yanked after it went viral last week. As you may have heard, the South Dakota Office of Highway Safety …

Tricia Helfer Dishes on Playing the ‘Beautiful, Manipulative and Dangerous’ Viondra in SyFy’s ‘Ascension’

Tricia Helfer debuted her new lead role in SyFy’s six-part space mini-series, Ascension, on Monday. The Battlestar Galactica alum plays the spacecraft captain’s wife, Viondra Denninger, a woman described as “beautiful, manipulative and dangerous.” Helfer said she has no beef …

Yelp Shows Businesses Some Love With New App Yelp Shows Businesses Some Love With New App

Yelp’s reputation among businesses is…let’s just say a mixed bag. By now, you’ve no doubt heard plenty of horror stories, regardless of whether or not they’re true (they’re often unproven), but the fact is that Yelp needs businesses to exist, …

Milla Jovovich Files to Change Her Name

Resident Evil star Milla Jovovich wants to change her name. No, it’s not because she’s tired of everyone pronouncing it incorrectly (mee-luh yo-vo-vitch is correct, by the way). In fact, it’s just a case of Mrs. Anderson-Jovovich wanting to switch …

Netflix Adds Social Recommendations To Android App Netflix Adds Social Recommendations To Android App

Back in September, Netflix launched a social recommendation feature, which enables users to recommend titles to people privately. When you finish watching something, it asks if you know anyone else who’d like the title, and prompts you to find your …

Amazon Extends Free Shipping Deadline for XMas Delivery Amazon Extends Free Shipping Deadline for XMas Delivery

If you’re a procrastinating holiday shopper (and most of us are), you’ll be happy to know that Amazon has extended its deadline for free shipping to arrive before Christmas. You’ll need to place your order by December 19 to get …

Wassily Kandinsky: Abstract Artist Gets a Birthday Google Doodle Wassily Kandinsky: Abstract Artist Gets a Birthday Google Doodle

Wassily Kandinsky, the Russian-born artist and theorist who is known as one of the key figures in abstract art, has been given his own Google Doodle on the site’s homepage in honor of his 148th birthday. Born 1866 in Moscow, …