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Mega Millions Jackpot Nearing $300 Million

So far this year, the Mega Millions jackpot has not reached the $300 million mark. However, it looks like that is about to change as the current jackpot for Friday’s drawing is estimated at $291 million with a cash option …

Kindle Fire HDX Was Best Selling Item On Amazon Over The Black Friday Weekend Kindle Fire HDX Was Best Selling Item On Amazon Over The Black Friday Weekend
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For the past few years, the Kindle line of eReaders and tablets have been the best selling electronic devices on Amazon during Black Friday and Cyber Monday. If you thought that was going to change this year, think again. Amazon …

Wheel Of Fortune Apologizes For Fast & Furious Puzzle
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Wheel of Fortune and the host of the show, Pat Sajak, have issued apologies, via Twitter, for the puzzle that appeared on Monday night’s show with the answer of Fast and Furious. The puzzle aired only two days after Paul …

Yahoo Acquires Ptch (How Many Acquisitions Can Yahoo Squeeze In This Year?) Yahoo Acquires Ptch (How Many Acquisitions Can Yahoo Squeeze In This Year?)

Yahoo must be trying to see how many acquisitions it can squeeze in before the new year. The company has now added Ptch to its roster. Ptch, backed by DreamWorks Animation, was essentially an Instagram for video before Instagram had …

‘Angry Birds Go!’ Red Bird Kart Revealed

Rovio seems determined to ride its Angry Birds series until it either crashes or becomes bigger than Mickey Mouse. Over the past four years the developer has released multiple new takes on Angry Birds including a Star Wars spinoff. All …

Texas A&M Stadium Fall: Man Falls To His Death

Construction worker, Angel Garcia, was working for Lindamood Demolition when he fell four stories from Texas A&M’s Kyle Field. According to a statement released by the university, the accident occurred at around 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday at the north end …

Finance App Mint Comes To Windows 8 Finance App Mint Comes To Windows 8

For those of who are too lazy to keep track of our finances, Mint was a godsend when it hit iOS and Android. Now Windows 8 users can finally keep track of their finances the easy way as well. Mint …

Walmart Has Been Selling Banksy Knockoffs

Walmart and Banksy are two names that sound odd in the same sentence, but sometimes life imitates art. The company has reportedly been selling knockoffs of some famous paintings by the street artist through a third-party vendor on their website, …

Dying Inmate Paroled For Hospice Care

Kristina Fetters, now 33-years-old, was convicted of murdering her great-aunt, Arlene Klehm, 73, in 1995 at the age of 14. She was the youngest inmate in Iowa to be serving a life sentence without the possibility of parole. However, after …

Google Adds Currency Reporting Options To AdSense Google Adds Currency Reporting Options To AdSense
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Google announced that it has added a new currency feature to AdSense, enabling publishers to view performance reports in currencies other than their specified payment currency. Apparently this has been a much-requested feature, and Google has responded accordingly. You can …

Tablet Growth to Slow in Coming Years Tablet Growth to Slow in Coming Years

The biggest tech success story of the past three years is undoubtedly tablets. Since the debut of the iPad the tablet industry has grown at a breakneck pace with shipments now set to top 221 million units this year. According …

Nintendo To Release Pokemon X/Y 2DS Bundles On December 6

Nintendo launched its 3DS hardware redesign – the 2DS – earlier this year to coincide with the launch of the Pokemon X and Y. At the time, I wondered why they didn’t just bundle the game with the hardware to …

Jacoby Ellsbury Is New York Yankees Bound

Jacoby Ellsbury is moving on to the New York Yankees as he agreed to a seven year deal on Tuesday night. Ellsbury, who was part of the Boston Red Sox World Series winning team this past year and who had …

Brett Favre Coaching In Championship Game

Brett Favre is on the football field this Friday in Jackson, as a coach, trying to lead Oak Grove High, who advanced to the Mississippi state championship game against Tupelo. Favre, the NFL’s record holder for passing yards, touchdowns and …

Brains of Males and Females Are Wired Differently

Men are from Mars and women are from Venus, or something like that. A study recently published by Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences through work completed by the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine analyzed “connectomes” to determine …

Trailer For AMC’s New Show “Turn: America’s First Spy Ring”

During the mid-season finale of AMC’s hit show “The Walking Dead” we were treated to the first peek at the cable channels latest show, “Turn: America’s First Spy Ring”. The show stars Jamie Bell as a New York farmer who …

Dancer Acid Attack: Dmitrichenko Gets 6 Years In Prison

A Bolshoi dancer and two other men were convicted by a Moscow court on Tuesday. The men carried out an acid attack on Bolshoi Ballet’s director, Sergei Filin. The attack nearly blinded Filin. The former Bolshoi Ballet Theater soloist, Pavel …

Watch Joaquin Phoenix Fall In Love With His Smartphone in “Her”

In the same vein as Ryan Gosling’s “Lars and the Real Girl” comes Spike Jonze latest film, “Her”. The film sees Joaquin Phoenix meet the woman of his dreams… she’s funny and sympathetic to his needs, the only probelm is …

Montana Judge’s Ethics Questioned After Giving a Rapist 31 Days in Prison
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The judge in Montana that made headlines back in August for giving a rapist a 31-day sentence has now apologized for comments he made about the victim. Judge G. Todd Baugh made comments that the 14-year-old rape victim looked older …

Gucci Mane Indicted: Rapper Could Get 20 Years For Gun Possession

Rapper Gucci Mane has been indicted by a federal court on charges of possessing a firearm. ABC reports that the rapper possessed guns on two different occasions in September and threatened a police officer according to U.S. attorney’s office in …

Gucci Mane Facing 20 Years on Federal Charges

Rapper/actor/tattoo enthusiast Gucci Mane was charged in federal court Tuesday with two counts of possessing a firearm as a felon, after two incidents in September during which he brandished a gun and threatened police, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office …

“I, Frankenstein” Hits Theaters Next Year

Early next year we’re going to be “treated” to another outing from the producers of Underworld, this time they’re applying their unique style to Frankenstein’s monster in the film “I, Frankenstein”. In the upcoming 3D film, Aaron Eckhart stars as …

Diane Lane and Josh Brolin Are Officially Divorced

Diane Lane and Josh Brolin, who once epitomized the quintessential Hollywood power couple, will no longer be called a power couple. According to documents that were filed on November 27, 2013, in the Los Angeles County Superior Court, the divorce …

“The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty”: Extended Trailer

If you haven’t seen any previews for Ben Stiller’s imaginative film adaptation of the James Thurber classic “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty”, you’re in luck as an extended trailer was recently released. The new trailer comes in at a …