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JP Morgan Lawsuit Ends with $13 Billion Settlement JP Morgan Lawsuit Ends with $13 Billion Settlement
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In 2008, the United States witnessed its worst financial catastrophe since the Great Depression. The collapse of the economy here in the United States not only led to housing market woes and consumer losses in the stock market, but also …

Yahoo Launches Flickr Photo Books Yahoo Launches Flickr Photo Books

Yahoo has decided to add a new revenue stream to Flickr with the launch of Photo Books, which let users order books comprised of their photos. “Pick your favorite photo set, click on the Photo Book icon, and we’ll automatically …

Jerry Seinfeld Throws Bat Mitzvah Bash For Daughter

Being the child of a celebrity isn’t bad, especially if you happen to be the child of comedian Jerry Seinfeld. While many a Jewish boy and girl has entered into adulthood with a bar mitzvah or bat mitzvah, their guests …

Humble Mobile Bundle 3 Lets You Name Your Own Price For 6 Android Games

The Humble Bundle has been a great place to snag some great PC games at super low prices over the past few years, but what about mobile gamers? There’s been two Humble Mobile Bundles so far for Android gamers looking …

‘Fighter Within’ Gets a Punchy Launch Trailer

With only days until the launch of the Xbox One, gamers are now getting their final looks at launch titles for the system. Microsoft earlier today released a brutal launch trailer for Ryse: Son of Rome, and Capcom’s launch trailer …

George Zimmerman Jailed For Assault On Pregnant GF

George Zimmerman was arrested on Monday following an altercation with his girlfriend, and the judge set his bail at $9,000. Zimmerman has also been ordered to stay away from girlfriend Samantha Scheibe and her home, and has reportedly been charged …

U.S., Afghanistan Agree to Terms For Security Pact

A deal has been tentatively reached between U.S. and Afghanistan for a security pact, according to the New York Times. Reports say that the Afghan leader would accept wording allowing American-led raids on Afghan homes under “extraordinary circumstances”, or in …

World’s Tallest Water Slide Beckons Thrill Seekers

The Schlitterbahn Kansas City Waterpark has announced that they are constructing the world’s tallest water slide–the VERRUCKT MEG-A-BLASTER–and while they haven’t released the size of the slide, the photos do it more than enough justice. And by that I mean, …

Yulia Tymoshenko Case May Delay EU Agreement

Ukraine was one of the fifteen satellite states compromising the Soviet Union from 1922 to the dissolution of the of the USSR in 1991. Since that time, Ukraine has been trying to find its footing as an independent European nation, …

Wikimedia Foundation Sends Cease & Desist To Wiki-PR Wikimedia Foundation Sends Cease & Desist To Wiki-PR
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Last month, Sue Gardner, the outgoing executive director of the Wikimedia Foundation, announced that over 250 Wikipedia accounts had been blocked or banned as editors investigated accusations of people being paid to edit and manage pages. Wiki-PR is a company …

Britney Spears Wants You In The Front Row

Britney Spears is gearing up for her new album with a contest collaboration with MTV, and fans are excited at the chance to get an invitation to see the singer live in Vegas. Spears, who has had a successful Vegas …

This Tearaway Trailer Will Make You Want To Work At Media Molecule

When kids are growing up, they envision game development studios as places where people are free to do what they want as they work on a game. That couldn’t be further from the truth for most studios, but it does …

“Catch an Illegal Immigrant” Game is Canceled for Texas Students
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It didn’t take long for the University of Texas to put a stop to the “Catch an Illegal Immigrant” event planned for their campus after the event made national headlines. The “Catch an Illegal Immigrant” event, which was planned by …

NASA Successfully Launches its MAVEN Mission to Mars
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On Monday afternoon NASA successfully launched its Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) probe from Cape Canaveral in Florida. The probe’s solar arrays were deployed soon after it’s final rocket stage, sending it on its months-long journey to the planet …

Kailyn Lowry of Teen Mom Gives Birth to Baby Boy

Star of Teen Mom 2, Kailyn Lowry welcomed another child into the world this weekend. Lowry, 21, and her husband, Javi Marroquin, welcomed a baby boy on Saturday, November 16. The happy couple named the 8 pound, 6 ounce baby …

Recently Launched Twitter DM Feature Was Just An Experiment (One That’s Now Over) Recently Launched Twitter DM Feature Was Just An Experiment (One That’s Now Over)

Last month, Twitter added a setting to users’ accounts that let them enable anybody to send them direct messages, even if they didn’t follow the user. Apparently, that was just an experiment, and it has come to a close. Traditionally, …

‘Ryse: Son of Rome’ Launch Trailer is Appropriately Bloody

The launch of the Xbox One is now just days away. Though the road to the console’s release has been more than a little bumpy, Microsoft has fielded an impressive launch lineup filled with a variety of gaming experiences. One …

Kindle Paperwhite Gets Goodreads, FreeTime Integration Kindle Paperwhite Gets Goodreads, FreeTime Integration

In September of this year, Amazon announced a new Kindle Paperwhite that boasted a better display and easier-to-read text. Now the retailer is delivering an update that will make its latest flagship eReader even more desirable to readers and parents …

Zapruder Film: Revisited After 50 Years
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According to a recent poll by Gallup, 61% of Americans still believe that more people were involved in the assassination of John F. Kennedy than simply Lee Harvey Oswald. Despite the fact that this number is the lowest it has …

Shareholders Reportedly Approve Microsoft Nokia Deal Shareholders Reportedly Approve Microsoft Nokia Deal

Nokia shareholders today reportedly voted to approve the company’s sale of its phones unit to Microsoft. “At an extraordinary general meeting in Helsinki, the chairman of the meeting said 99.7 per cent of investors to have voted before the meeting …

Here’s How Bing Works On Xbox One Here’s How Bing Works On Xbox One

In just a few days, Microsoft will officially enter the next-generation arena with the Xbox One. While the majority of the console’s focus will be on games, Microsoft will also use the console to push its own services, including Bing. …

Consumers Are Coming Around on Electric Vehicles Consumers Are Coming Around on Electric Vehicles

As prices drop and technologies improve, electric vehicles are now set to become a mainstay on U.S. roads and even in the U.S. military. Though adoption rates for the technology are clearly on the way up, manufacturers will still have …

‘Selfie’ Beats ‘Twerk’ for Oxford’s Word of the Year

Eleven years after it was first used, the word “selfie” has been declared the Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year for 2013. Those of us who are resistant to seeing such words added to the dictionary, let alone being made …

Monty Python Is Back On For A Reunion Stage Show

Everyone needs more Monty Python in their lives right? Well, some people certainly do, and for those lucky fans of the hit films and television shows, the group has decided to get back together for a reunion show. The group …