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Chuck Norris Tops Van Damme with ‘Epic Christmas Split’

Anyone remember actor Jean-Claude Van Damme’s epic split?  Quite impressive, right? Well, things just got a little more interesting! It appears Chuck Norris has taken it to a whole new level – or at least it looks that way. A new …

New York City’s Smoking Ban to Include e-cigarettes New York City’s Smoking Ban to Include e-cigarettes
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Since 2002, New York City has banned smoking in bars, restaurants, places of employment, government buildings, parks, and other public places. Now, over a decade after that law was enacted, the NYC Council has decided to add e-cigarettes to the …

Google Thinks These Are The Best Android Games Of 2013
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We’re almost at the end of the year, and most of us are looking at a few days of time off from work or school. While some of you may waste your time off by sleeping, others will be playing …

Google Says It’s Now Working To ‘Promote Good Guys’ Google Says It’s Now Working To ‘Promote Good Guys’
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Google’s Matt Cutts says Google is “now doing work on how to promote good guys.” More specifically, Google is working on changes to its algorithm that will make it better at promoting content from people who it considers authoritative on …

BlackBerry Taps Foxconn to Manufacture Future Devices BlackBerry Taps Foxconn to Manufacture Future Devices

BlackBerry today unleashed a near-unfathomably bad third quarter financial report. The company reported a $4.4 billion loss and a 56% year-over-year decline in revenue. This dismal quarterly was expected after the taste investors got from BlackBerry’s nearly $1 billion second-quarter …

Marie Osmond Celebrates First Grandchild

Some Christma[/timeout][/timeout]s gifts are absolutely priceless, and Marie Osmond can probably attest to such sentiments! On Thursday, Osmond happily declared to the world that she is officially a grandmother! The 54-year-old singer took to Twitter to announce the newest addition …

News Corp. Pays $25 Million For Social News Verification Agency Storyful News Corp. Pays $25 Million For Social News Verification Agency Storyful
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News Corp. announced today that it has acquired social news agency Storyful for $25 million as a move to accelerate its “digital transformation” and video strategy. Storyful is known for verifying news from social media, or in other words pulling …

BlackBerry Announces $4.4 Billion Third-Quarter Loss BlackBerry Announces $4.4 Billion Third-Quarter Loss

BlackBerry today released its third quarter financial report and the results are about as dire as everyone expected. BlackBerry is reporting a $4.4 billion loss today, illustrating just how dire the situation is for the Canadian tech company. Over half …

Ratchet & Clank Makes The Jump To Mobile
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Sony has made it clear that it wants to make mobile games that tie into its console titles, like Knack’s Quest. Now the publisher has released its second mobile tie-in – an endless runner starring Ratchet & Clank. Ratchet & …

J.K. Rowling Is Collaborating on a Harry Potter Play

Already over a year in the works, a new chapter to the Harry Potter oeuvre is coming to a theatre probably-not-so-near you. J.K. Rowling has announced that she is currently working on a new Harry Potter project, one that will …

Gilligan’s Island ‘Sets Sail’ for the Big Screen

Maybe the S.S. Minnow isn’t lost! After more than 30 years in the CBS vault, the hit TV show Gilligan’s Island is no longer ‘shipwrecked’, as its about to ‘set sail’ yet again – as a movie! The quirky 1960′s television …

Nandita Berry Appointed Texas Secretary Of State
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Texas Governor Rick Perry has appointed a new secretary of state. Nandita Berry, a Houston attorney, has been named for the position, and will replace John Steen, who will be stepping down after the first of the year. This is …

The Coming Week’s Netflix Releases Include This Guy The Coming Week’s Netflix Releases Include This Guy
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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. Did you know Netflix has a holiday fireplace offering? …

Kate Upton Tweets Trailer for “The Other Woman”
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Supermodel Kate Upton has been dubbed by some a “modern day Marilyn Monroe”. And like Marilyn, it seems as though she’s trying her best to climb the cinematic ladder, moving from “human mannequin” to movie star status. Upton, well known …

Scientists Use Vodka to Send World’s First Molecular Text Message
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Researchers at York University in Toronto have finally found a good use for vodka. Using a simple setup with a spritzer and a receiver, placed apart from one another on a table, they were able to send the world’s first …

FDA to Require Food Supply Protections

Most food scares in the U.S. are caused by negligence or accidents, not someone intentionally poisoning a large amount of food. The latter scenario might seem more like the scheme of a comic book villain, but the U.S. Food and …

Gift Card Deals For Everyone On Your Christmas List
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If you are like me, you will have those one or two people that are extremely hard to shop for. Or, you are again, like me, and procrastinate on buying Christmas presents. Either way, if you don’t know what to …

Harry Potter to Become a Play, Says Author J.K. Rowling

Fans all over the world have seen the eight film installments of the the world-renowned Harry Potter film series inspired by author J.K. Rowling. Now, Rowling plans to take the film to the stage in a new play. According to …

Yahoo Mail Brings Back Tabs, Tries To Ease Tensions With Users Yahoo Mail Brings Back Tabs, Tries To Ease Tensions With Users
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Yahoo appears to be trying to win back a shred of favorability with Yahoo Mail users, announcing that it is bringing back its tabs feature. There have been numerous gripes with Yahoo’s recent redesigns, and the lack of tabs has …

Snap 3D Printer Brings Modular Design To 3D Printers Snap 3D Printer Brings Modular Design To 3D Printers

When buying 3D printers, you have two options – you can either buy a kit or a pre-assembled printer. If you don’t have much experience with building electronics, you might want to go with the pre-assembled unit. Unfortunately, pre-assembled units …

Pastor Defrocked Over Officating Son’s Gay Marriage
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In 2007, Methodist pastor Frank Schaefer made the decision to officiate his son’s gay marriage in Massachussets. It was one of the rare locations in the United States where gay marriage was legal at the time. Schaefer thought of it …

Miley Cyrus Releases Demure Album Art For New Single

Miley Cyrus has seen her share of headlines this year for being racy, scandalous, barely clothed, and, you know, for that whole tongue thing. But the new album art she dropped on Instagram this week is a pretty far cry …

Ronda Rousey Is Ready To Take On Miesha Tate

Ronda Rousey, the UFC bantamweight champion, will defend her title on December 28 at the UFC 168 against her rival Miesha Tate. The animosity the fighters share for each other has been well documented both inside and outside of the …

Branded Tablet Install Base to Hit 285 Million by Year’s End Branded Tablet Install Base to Hit 285 Million by Year’s End
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If 2013 could be labeled anything for the tech world, it would certainly be the year of tablets. Every major tech manufacturer is now trying to stake their place in that rapidly growing market segment and tablet sales this year …