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Rachael Leigh Cook: “It’s a Girl!”

Rachael Leigh Cook and Daniel Gillies welcomed their first child, a sweet baby girl, into the world on Saturday. The couple, who married on August 14, 2004, announced that they were expecting back in May. The “She’s all That” star …

Oscar Pistorius Brings in American Forensics Team

In a move that spokeswoman Anneliese Burgess says is a “very standard practice”,Oscar Pistorius, the first Paralympic athlete to compete in the Olympics, has called upon a team of American forensics experts to assist in his trial for murdering his …

Solving Yahoo Security Issues Could Get You A Few Pairs Of Socks (With Yahoo’s Old Logo) Solving Yahoo Security Issues Could Get You A Few Pairs Of Socks (With Yahoo’s Old Logo)

Yahoo is not having very good run in the reputation department when it comes to user security. As we’ve reported on several times, the company launched an initiative to recycle some of its old email addresses, handing inactive accounts over …

Check Out Some New Need For Speed Rivals Gameplay

It’s been a while since we’ve heard anything from EA regarding its annual racing game franchise – Need for Speed Rivals. With it being the first game in the series to grace next-gen consoles, you’d think EA would be a …

Government Shutdown, As Told by Twitter’s Funniest

So, it happened. The government shut down. Although many government-run sites are now down for the count, it’s a good thing we still have the non-government-owned Twitter to help us all cope. Sometimes, a situation is so goddamn ludicrous, that …

T-Mobile Market Share Increased Substantially This Summer T-Mobile Market Share Increased Substantially This Summer

T-Mobile is currently the fourth-largest mobile provider in the U.S. With almost nothing to lose following the company’s failed acquisition by AT&T, the carrier began offering prices lower than its competitors. After naming John Legere CEO, T-Mobile took on its …

Jon Stewart Takes On Government Shutdown

Jon Stewart has some very strong opinions on the government shutdown and what it might mean for us all, and the video of his segment on “The Daily Show” is growing in popularity across the web today as more people …

Senate Votes Against Fourth House Plan

In a completely non-startling move, the Senate voted against a fourth plan put forth by the House to defund Obamacare in order to stop the government shutdown. The deadline to actually avoid the shutdown came at midnight last night. When …

Here Is Mark Zuckerberg’s Plan To Make The Internet More Affordable Here Is Mark Zuckerberg’s Plan To Make The Internet More Affordable
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The Internet is expensive. Sure, you may think that the $60 you pay a month for cable isn’t that much, but what about the estimated 5 billion people around the world who don’t even have access to basic Internet services. …

Homeland Season 3 Episode 1 Is Available on YouTube

Just a heads up here, folks. If you forgot to set your DVR because you were too busy freaking out about the series finale of Breaking Bad (and we don’t blame you) and you missed the season 3 premiere of …

Google Just Made A Bunch Of Google Analytics Announcements Google Just Made A Bunch Of Google Analytics Announcements
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At the annual GASummit, Google made a whole bunch of announcements about Google Analytics, following the release of a big upgrade to its mobile app. For one, unified segments, revealed back in July, are now available to the majority of …

Jimmy Kimmel Segment Captures The Heart of Obamacare Discourse
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Whatever your opinion of Obamacare/The Affordable Care Act is, I at least hope you can differentiate between the two enough to know that they are, in fact, the same thing. It seems that the whole different name thing is more …

New Destiny Trailer Shows Lunar Gameplay

For the past few months, developer Bungie has been relatively quiet about its upcoming Halo series follow-up, Destiny. The game was announced back in February, just before Sony’s big PlayStation 4 reveal. Since that time, Bungie fans have gotten a …

Woman Quits Job: Viral Star’s Company Responds
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Next Media Animation, the company that got a resignation video from employee Marina Shifrin in the form of a dance to a Kanye West song, has responded to the video which has now gone viral. Mark Simon, a spokesperson for …

Surface Team Is Working On Multiple Tablet Sizes Surface Team Is Working On Multiple Tablet Sizes

One of the most persistent rumors regarding Microsoft’s Surface tablets is that the company would be making a 7-incher. That turned out to not be the case when the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 were revealed last week as …

Google Adds Search By Image To Chrome Google Adds Search By Image To Chrome

A little over two years ago, Google introduced Search By Image, which essentially brought the mobile Google Goggles functionality to the desktop. To use the feature, you’ve been able to click the camera icon in the search box (from Image …

Google’s Waze Deal Won’t Face Antitrust Issues [REPORT] Google’s Waze Deal Won’t Face Antitrust Issues [REPORT]

Google looks to be in the clear concerning their recent acquisition of Israel-based navigation company Waze, according to a report from Bloomberg. They cite sources familiar with the matter who say that antitrust regulators will not challenge Google on the …

Clouds Mapped on Jupiter-Like Exoplanet

Though much of the agency is preparing to shut down, NASA this week announced that astronomers have mapped the clouds of a planet outside our own solar system. Using the Kepler and Spitzer space telescopes, astronomers have created a cloud …

Marine Generals Fired Due to 2012 Attack in Afghanistan Marine Generals Fired Due to 2012 Attack in Afghanistan
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In September 2012, 15 Taliban soldiers dressed in US military fatigues cut a hole in the perimeter fence at Camp Bastion, the Marines main airport in Afghanistan. Once inside the base, the Taliban soldiers headed directly for the Marines’ hangar …

Etsy Changes Seller Guidelines, Says It’s Not The ‘Creativity Police’ Etsy Changes Seller Guidelines, Says It’s Not The ‘Creativity Police’
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Popular online marketplace Etsy has introduced new guidelines for sellers addressing how items listed on the site can be made, who can take part in making them, and how they can be shipped. Like other popular online marketplaces, Etsy has …

Badfinger Climbs Charts After “Breaking Bad” Finale
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Badfinger may be a band from a different generation, but their song “Baby Blue” certainly turned some heads during Sunday night’s series finale of “Breaking Bad”. The band has only one surviving member after dealing with drugs, depression, and suicide, …

The Walking Dead Season Four Webisodes Are Now Live on AMC, YouTube The Walking Dead Season Four Webisodes Are Now Live on AMC, YouTube

While millions mourn the passing of Walter White’s critically acclaimed vehicle, there’s a ray of sunshine breaking through the cloud of no more Breaking Bad known as The Walking Dead. Instead of immediately filling the void caused by the end …

The Big Google Antitrust Probe May Be Nearing End The Big Google Antitrust Probe May Be Nearing End

A few weeks ago, we learned that Google had given the European Commission a new proposal to potentially resolve a lengthy antitrust probe after failing to reach a resolution with an earlier proposal. The probe has been going on for …

Frito Pie Review Gets New Mexico Riled Up
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Anthony Bourdain is known for speaking his mind about the food he travels the world to try, and while his palette is invariably accustomed to high-end fare, sometimes one just has to do as the Romans do and eat local …