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iGoogle Will Officially Be Dead In 3 More Days iGoogle Will Officially Be Dead In 3 More Days
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Google announced in July of last year that it would be shutting down iGoogle, its personalized homepage product. The announcement came in one of the company’s semi-regular “spring cleaning” announcements, despite being in the summer. Google is able to shut …

Instagram Use Among Top Brands Skyrockets Instagram Use Among Top Brands Skyrockets

According to a report from social media analytics company Simply Measured, Instagram is fast becoming one of the hottest networks around for major brands to engage with customers. As of now, 71 of the top 100 brands are using Instagram. …

Star Wars: New Bloopers Reel Surfaces [VIDEO]

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away…a Star Wars blooper reel surfaced. Okay, so it wasn’t that long ago as the blooper footage first surfaced this past July and it just became widely available Sunday, but it’s …

Need For Speed Rivals Will Apparently Have A Silly Story
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Do racing games need a story? Need For Speed: The Run proved that story modes in racing games are actually kind of lame. All you need is some fast cars and great track design to make a great racing game. …

Netflix Releases Latest Documentary Acquisition, The Award-Winning ‘BrideGroom’ Netflix Releases Latest Documentary Acquisition, The Award-Winning ‘BrideGroom’
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Earlier this month, Netflix announced that it had acquired BrideGroom, an award-winning documentary about two gay men – Tom and Shane – whose relationship was cut short when one of them died in a tragic accident. The film is now …

Supermax Prisons: Created in Response to Aryan Murders
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Slate crime correspondent Justin Peters wrote a story last week that explored the origins of the Super-maximum-security prison. In 1983, the Marion Penitentiary in Illinois was the toughest prison in the federal system. In Marion’s maximum-security complex, the most dangerous …

Netflix Eyes Original Movies – ‘Big’ Ones That Would Pop Up the Same Day They Hit Theaters Netflix Eyes Original Movies – ‘Big’ Ones That Would Pop Up the Same Day They Hit Theaters
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Recently, Netflix content chief Ted Sarandos said that Netflix is going to double its spending on original content. And why wouldn’t they? Between House of Cards, Hemlock Grove, original comedy specials, and the surprise mega-hit Orange Is The New Black, …

Wayne Brady Raps, White People Dance in New Wii Party U Ad

For nearly one year now, Nintendo has struggled to sell its Wii U console. The lack of must-have games for the system has created apathy for gamers, who are now looking forward to two competitor consoles from Sony and Microsoft. …

Google’s ‘Misinformation Graph’ Strikes Again Google’s ‘Misinformation Graph’ Strikes Again
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Users have encountered another blunder from the Google Knowledge Graph with Google showing some quite questionable content, and presenting it as “knowledge” on a very high-traffic search term. This is only the latest in a series of misfires from the …

Other Tablets Out-Shipped iPads Last Quarter Other Tablets Out-Shipped iPads Last Quarter

As the tablet market has grown, Apple’s share of the pie had gotten progressively smaller. Though the manufacturer still enjoys a major chunk of the market, the combined force of all other tablets has now overtaken Apple. DigiTimes Research today …

That Google Smart Watch Might Be Coming Sooner Rather Than Later [Report] That Google Smart Watch Might Be Coming Sooner Rather Than Later [Report]

Everybody these days is making a smart watch. Even if Samsung and Sony are the only major manufacturers out of the gate, many more are finalizing plans to launch one within the year. Now a new report has found that …

Half of Data Tablet Owners Don’t Pay For Data Half of Data Tablet Owners Don’t Pay For Data

Ever since Apple introduced the iPad there has been a split in the tablet market between Wi-Fi only tablets and those with 3G or 4G capabilities. Generally tablets with data are the more expensive versions of their counterparts. Though it …

Motorola Wants To Make The Smartphone Modular With Ara Motorola Wants To Make The Smartphone Modular With Ara

One of the best parts about building your own equipment is that you can swap out parts to upgrade said equipment without having to replace the entire thing. Such a concept has been the norm in the PC space for …

Lisa Kudrow Says Facebook Fans Identify With Phoebe Lisa Kudrow Says Facebook Fans Identify With Phoebe
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Lisa Kudrow has had a successful career in both television and film, but most of us probably identify her with the character she played for ten years on the hit sitcom “Friends”. And as far as she’s concerned, that’s just …

Video Game Sales to Hit $111 Billion in 2015

For years now, sales of video game consoles and games have been declining due to a stagnating console generation filled with sequels. Though some market watchers have predicted that the coming console generation will not rise to the levels of …

European Commission Asks Google Competitors To Review Antitrust Proposals European Commission Asks Google Competitors To Review Antitrust Proposals
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At the beginning of the month, European Commission antitrust chief Joaquin Almunia gave a speech providing an update on where the lengthy Google antitrust probe stood. He said the Commission had been negotiating with the company, and Google had offered …

Nintendo Announces A Zelda-Themed 3DS XL For North America

Last month, Nintendo released a Zelda-themed Wii U to correlate with the launch of The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD. Now the company is doing it again with its handheld line to celebrate the launch of The Legend …

St. Louis Teams Lose Twice In One Night

The St. Louis Rams have had a tough season so far. First, they loss their franchise quarterback, Sam Bradford, who was loss for the season with a torn ACL last Sunday against the Carolina Panthers. Next, desperate for help at …

Boston Red Sox Win Game 5, Fear the Beards

The Boston Red Sox, starting out the 2013 World Series on a win, closed Game 5 with a win as well. The Sox are now 3-2 against the St. Louis Cardinals, tonight’s 3-1 run win inching them closer to the …

Pasta And Depression Linked – A Healthy Diet Equals A Healthy Mind
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A recent study shows that pasta can lead to depression. In the study, researchers evaluated 43,000 women who were not diagnosed with depression and looked at their diet. Women who ate pasta as well as other refined grains, were 29 …

Paris Hilton Dresses As Miley For Halloween, Too!

There are many choices for Halloween costumes for 2013; however, it appears that many are choosing the same one. First, there was Joan Rivers, and then Hugh Hefner‘s wife (Crystal Harris), and now it has been reported that Paris Hilton …

Man Saves Family From Fire, Goes Back For Beer
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Meet Walter Serpit, a man who can’t resist Bud Light’s crisp, clean, refreshing taste. WTVM reported that last Thursday afternoon on 43rd St. in Columbus, Georgia, Serpit was sitting in his living room with six adults and two children when …

La Brea Tar Pits Celebrate 100 Years Of Discoveries

Have you ever wondered where so many museums get their bones and artifacts? Many of them come from tar pits. The La Brea Tar Pits were first discovered in 1875 and have given scientists the bones of mammoths, mastodons, saber-toothed …

Lisa Kudrow Opens Up About Plastic Surgery
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A lot of celebrities get plastic surgery. Some admit to it and others deny it. In a recent interview, Lisa Kudrow admitted to having a nose job when she was only 16 years old. She also claims it was one …