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Bang with Friends Returns to the App Store as ‘Down’ Bang with Friends Returns to the App Store as ‘Down’

When hook-up app Bang with Friends launched in January as a Facebook app, they described it as “the anonymous, simple, fun way to find friends who are down for the night.” The app allowed users to anonymously select which of …

Fast Food Workers Strike Largest Yet Fast Food Workers Strike Largest Yet
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Fast food workers across 60 US cities staged their planned walkout Thursday and while the day amassed the largest strike yet, actual turnout is yet to be determined. Protest goals involved the right to unionize without employer interference and $15/hr …

Hayden Panettiere to be Honored at EMA Awards Hayden Panettiere to be Honored at EMA Awards
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The Environmental Media Association (EMA) has announced that they will be honoring Matt Damon and Hayden Panettiere at their 23rd annual Environmental Media Awards this fall. According to the EMA website, “The Environmental Media Association is honoring Matt Damon and …

Christina Milian Engaged; DWTS Rumors Christina Milian Engaged; DWTS Rumors

Insiders confirm to @Life_and_Style that Christina Milian is #engaged! Congrats, girl! http://t.co/duiPkHQ4uL — Life & Style Weekly (@Life_and_Style) August 29, 2013 Christina Milian is popping up in the news for a number of stories today, not the least of which …

Israeli Gangnam Style Dancing Controversy Israeli Gangnam Style Dancing Controversy

The Scene: A club in Hebron, a Palestinian city located in the southern West Bank. The Main Players: A group of Israeli soldiers, Palestinian club-goers. The Soundtrack: Gangnam Style by Psy. Earlier this week, a group of Israeli soldiers were …

Harley-Davidson 110th anniversary Harley-Davidson 110th anniversary
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Over 100,000 Harley-Davidson enthusiasts are converging on Milwaukee, WI for the 110th anniversary celebration for the iconic American motorcycle manufacturer that begins on Thursday. Revelers will be treated to over 60 musical acts including ZZ Top, Kid Rock, and Aerosmith. …

Skype 3D Video Conferencing Soon To Be Reality Skype 3D Video Conferencing Soon To Be Reality
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In today’s world of online communication, Skype has become synonymous with home-based online video conferencing, and utilizing Skype has become one of the most prominent ways to video chat with other people around the world, especially since its merger with …

Indian Rupee Up In Faltering Economy Indian Rupee Up In Faltering Economy
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Thursday witnessed a strengthening in the Indian rupee, up to 66.85 per dollar from a record low of 68.85 per dollar on Wednesday. The rupee lost almost a fifth of its value in 2013. So what’s a rupee to do? …

Military Strike Syria: Britain Says No Military Strike Syria: Britain Says No
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Since the last WebProNews update on the crisis in Syria, there has been a lot of breaking news. The British parliament voted “no” on the decision to use military force against Syria. The British government had gathered intelligence and published …

Colorado Marijuana Law: Feds Won’t Block It! Colorado Marijuana Law: Feds Won’t Block It!
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A Colorado CBS local affiliate reported that the Obama administration has announced that it will not sue states like Washington and Colorado for violating federal law, although it “reserves the right” to sue them later if it wants. The Denver …

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Season 9 Gets Netflix Release Date ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Season 9 Gets Netflix Release Date
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There is a lot of Grey’s Anatomy available for streaming on Netflix. There are eight seasons worth and 51 discs if you get the DVDs. That’s 196 episodes. But it’s not enough, if you’re a fan of the show. Fans …

The FABtotum Is More Than Just A 3D Printer The FABtotum Is More Than Just A 3D Printer
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Last week, I said that Zeus from AIO Robotics may be the new god of 3D printers. That’s because it could print, scan and fax 3D printed designs all in the confines of one machine. It’s going to hit Kickstarter …

‘Bound by Flame’ Announced For PlayStation 4 ‘Bound by Flame’ Announced For PlayStation 4
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Earlier this year Spiders studios released Mars: War Logs to mediocre reviews. The downloadable RPG contained an ambitious mix of cyberpunk and western RPG elements, but was limited by its low budget. Spiders tried to fix the game for consoles …

Check Out This Short Film Based On Borderlands 2′s Latest DLC Check Out This Short Film Based On Borderlands 2′s Latest DLC
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Borderlands 2 is getting some quality content later this year, but its latest DLC – Tiny Tina’s Assault on Dragon Keep – is nothing to scoff at. In fact, the story of the vault hunters playing a game of Bunkers …

Microsoft May Soon Invest In Foursquare, Android App Gets ‘Smarter’ Microsoft May Soon Invest In Foursquare, Android App Gets ‘Smarter’
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Foursquare is reportedly in talks with multiple companies about a potential strategic investment, and one of them is Microsoft. Bloomberg first reported the news, citing people with knowledge of the situation, then later reported that Microsoft specifically is in advanced …

Clint Eastwood, Wife Dina Separate After 17 Years Clint Eastwood, Wife Dina Separate After 17 Years

Clint Eastwood and his wife of 17 years, Dina, are now separated and have been living apart for several months. Us Weekly is reporting that Dina confirmed the news with them, although a rep for Eastwood said they know nothing …

Mars Rover Curiosity Records Phobos Eclipse Mars Rover Curiosity Records Phobos Eclipse

For over one month now, Mars rover Curiosity has been cruising along the surface of Mars on its way to a Martian mountain named Mount Sharp. The rover’s journey will take several months, and it has been setting driving records …

Facebook Proposes Updates To Its Data Use Policy Facebook Proposes Updates To Its Data Use Policy

Late last year, Facebook held its final site governance vote with only a little over 650,000 users voting for or against changes to its newly proposed data use policy. The social network required that 30 percent of its 1 billion …

Netflix Just Posted Nearly 8 Minutes Of Vince Gilligan Answering Questions About ‘Breaking Bad’ Netflix Just Posted Nearly 8 Minutes Of Vince Gilligan Answering Questions About ‘Breaking Bad’

Netflix has posted a nearly 8-minute video of Vince Gilligan, creator of Breaking Bad, answering questions from fans about the show. While not a Netflix original, Netflix has been credited with greatly helping the show expand its audience. Netflix is …

Netflix To Release Exclusive Stand-Up Specials From Marc Maron, Kathleen Madigan Netflix To Release Exclusive Stand-Up Specials From Marc Maron, Kathleen Madigan

As previously reported, Netflix has inked a deal with comedian Aziz Ansari, and will exclusively debut his next stand-up special, Buried Alive, in November. Reporting on the story, the New York Times revealed a couple other nuggets of interesting information. …

Android App Revenue Rising, Still Behind iOS Android App Revenue Rising, Still Behind iOS

Though Android is now dominating global mobile OS market share, it seems that Android users still aren’t as free with their money as iPhone-owners. Overall Android app revenue is still lagging behind iOS. However, new data from analyst firm ABI …

Surprise: The Xbox One Mic Will Have Superior Audio Quality Surprise: The Xbox One Mic Will Have Superior Audio Quality

Microsoft hit upon a stroke of genius when it included a mic with every premium Xbox 360 sold in 2005 and 2006. It ensured that nearly everybody in an online match could talk to one another thus fostering a better …

Alan Jackson’s Daughter Arrested After Smacking Cop Alan Jackson’s Daughter Arrested After Smacking Cop

Alan Jackson is an iconic name in the country music world, so when his daughter was confronted with a police presence in Nashville recently, she dropped that name with no hesitation. Unfortunately for her, it didn’t work. Alexandra Jackson was …

Netflix Scores Aziz Ansari Stand-Up Special ‘Buried Alive’ To Add To Growing List Of Exclusives Netflix Scores Aziz Ansari Stand-Up Special ‘Buried Alive’ To Add To Growing List Of Exclusives

Netflix continues to expand its stand-up comedy offerings. Comedian and actor Aziz Ansari announced today that he has a new stand-up special coming to Netflix, set to debut in November. Ansari says the special will be available on Netflix worldwide, …