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Kindle Fire Tablets See Record Sales on Amazon Kindle Fire Tablets See Record Sales on Amazon

Amazon’s line of Kindle Fire tablets saw record-breaking sales over the weekend, as the second-generation Kindle Fire HD, and the third-generation Kindle Fire HDX 7″, were the two top-selling items this holiday season for the world’s largest online retailer. A …

Touchscreen Notebooks Are PC Makers’ Next Gambit Touchscreen Notebooks Are PC Makers’ Next Gambit

As the tablet market has taken off in the past three years, PC makers have seen their sales decline quarter after quarter. Notebook shipments have been particularly affected, with tablets now out-shipping all mobile PCs. To combat slowing sales PC …

FTC Warns Publishers About Illegal Native Advertising FTC Warns Publishers About Illegal Native Advertising
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The U.S. Federal Trade Commission held a workshop on native advertising on Wednesday called “Blurred Lines: Advertising or Content”. The workshop was designed to examine the practice of blending sponsored stories in with editorial content, and brought together publishing and …

Bing Maps Preview Is Now Available On Windows 8.1 Bing Maps Preview Is Now Available On Windows 8.1

Bing Maps continues its journey of constant self improvement today with the release of the latest version preview for Windows 8.1. As this is a preview of the next big release, you can expect to see a ton of new …

Justin Bieber Makes Out with Hot Blonde in New Video

It seems the Biebs has taken a cue from fellow musician, Kayne West’s latest video, “Bound 2.” There’s certainly something familiar about the hot babe on a motorcycle making out with the leading man in Justin Bieber’s latest video, “All …

Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches $291 Million

The Mega Millions lottery is seeing the biggest jackpot in nearly two years this week, with the pot reaching $291 million for Friday night’s drawing – the cash option is $157 million. All of the game’s players failed to match …

Pink Bird Powers Previewed in New ‘Angry Birds Go!’ Teaser

The release of Angry Birds Go! is less than a week away and Rovio has begun teasing the game with a series of short character trailers. The game is a mobile downhill racing game that appears similar in style to …

Jordana Brewster Remembers Paul Walker, A Big Part Of Her Life
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Jordana Brewster certainly had the opportunity to get to know Paul Walker well through the years of working on the Fast And The Furious films together. She played his love interest, Mia Torreto throughout the series, and his death had …

You Can Walk On Liquid Thanks To The Power Of Science
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One of the most famous miracles from the New Testament is when Jesus walks on water. While it’s technically impossible for a mortal man to replicate this, we can walk on liquid with the power of science. Up and coming …

Google Ventures Shares Presentation On Lean Product Management Google Ventures Shares Presentation On Lean Product Management

Google Ventures, Google’s investment arm, has shared an 80-minute workshop presentation on the topic of lean product management. Startup veteran Dan Olsen talks about applying lean startup principles to product management. He covers best practices in understanding customer needs, prioritization, …

The Sound of Music with Carrie Underwood-Live!

The hills are alive with the sound of music! That’s right, those famous 9 words are coming back to life for a very special, very live production of the hit musical, The Sound of Music Live!, featuring country superstar, Carrie …

‘Assassin’s Creed Pirates’ Released For Mobile Platforms

After months of teasing, Ubisoft has finally released Assassin’s Creed Pirates. The title is a mobile game that simulates the ship battles and sailing seen in the main-series title Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag. It is available today for $5 …

Dwayne Johnson Mourns Paul Walker, They Bonded Over Fatherhood

As everyone is probably aware of by now, Paul Walker died on Sunday. As is the case when a celebrity like that suffers a tragic death, many fans have been mourning, as well as all of his co-stars in the …

Sega 3D Classics Highlight This Week’s Nintendo Download

Soon after the launch of the 3DS, Nintendo began to experiment with the idea of remaking classic NES games in 3D. Only a few were made, but it was pretty cool to see the classic games of our youth pop …

Marjorie Scardino Become’s Twitter’s First Female Board Member Marjorie Scardino Become’s Twitter’s First Female Board Member

Twitter announced this morning that it has added Marjorie M. Scardino to its Board of Directors. Scardino is the former CEO of Pearson, and is Twitter’s first female board member. Earlier this year, there was a lot of chatter in …

Jordana Brewster Is Heartbroken Over Co-Star’s Death

Jordana Brewster was just as heartbroken as everyone else when her love interest on the Fast and Furious franchise was killed Saturday. Paul Walker was in a tragic car crash that cost him his life, and now Brewster has released …

Amanda Bynes Leaves Rehab for the Holidays

27-year-old Amanda Bynes has officially left rehab to join her family for the holidays. According to a statement from her mother’s attorney, Tamar Arminak, Bynes is, “feeling better every day.” It’s been a rocky road for the blonde beauty as …

J&J Company to Pay $1.25 Million Over Expiration Dates J&J Company to Pay $1.25 Million Over Expiration Dates

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today announced that it has settled a civil penalty case against Johnson & Johnson company Advanced Sterilization Products (ASP). ASP has agreed to pay $1.25 million over misbranded products that it distributed. Two …

McDonald’s Bank Deposit Accidentally Handed To Customer

McDonald’s employees at a Tennessee location were horrified to learn recently that a bag full of cash had accidentally been handed to a customer instead of the breakfast they’d ordered. “My husband opened the bag and discovered the money inside,” …

Google Announces The First Affordable Touchscreen Chromebook Google Announces The First Affordable Touchscreen Chromebook

Touchscreens are everywhere today thanks to the proliferation of smartphones and tablets. Even Microsoft embraced the touch craze with Windows 8 supporting touch displays right out of the box. Google isn’t a stranger either with its touch-based Chromebook Pixel, but …

Paul Walker Purchased Engagement Ring For Strangers

Paul Walker’s untimely death shocked fans all over the world. Since the tragic car crash that took his life on Saturday, people have been coming forward to tell the stories of how Walker touched their lives forever. One very touching …

Amazon Has Worked With Vendors To Eliminate 24.7 Million Pounds Of Packaging Amazon Has Worked With Vendors To Eliminate 24.7 Million Pounds Of Packaging

Back in 2008, Amazon announced its “Frustration-Free Packaging” initiative, working with nineteen manufacturers, including Fischer-Price, Mattel, Microsoft and Transcend, to make product packaging easier to get into so the whole buying-and-receiving process is less annoying. The phrase “first world problems” …

Dinni Jain Joins Time Warner Cable As Its New COO Dinni Jain Joins Time Warner Cable As Its New COO

In 2011, Time Warner Cable acquired Insight Communications – a telecom that served communities in Kentucky, Indiana and Ohio. Now the former president and COO of Insight is taking on a bigger role within Time Warner Cable. Time Warner Cable …

Official ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2′ Trailer Released

Though Sony’s continuing ownership of the Spider-Man movie rights have kept the superhero out of Marvel’s expanding Avengers-related movie titles, last year’s The Amazing Spider-Man rebooted the franchise and was surprisingly well-received by fans. The series will continue next year …