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Square Acquires 80/20 (Former Apple And Adobe Designers) Square Acquires 80/20 (Former Apple And Adobe Designers)

Square has acquired interface design company 80/20. 80/20 posted the following message to its site: At 80/20, we’ve been fortunate to work on amazing products and platforms. In every project, we’ve started with the belief that the best design gets …

Mermaid Body Found: Documentary Back In The News
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Mermaids have always fascinated us; the folklore and imagery we find in beloved films make it easy to believe that lovely women with long, shimmering tails live beneath the waves of the ocean, ready to help the next person they …

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Gives Birth to Baby Boy Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Gives Birth to Baby Boy

Adding to the eventful 2012 for Marissa Mayer, the 37-year-old Yahoo CEO gave birth to her first child last night – a baby boy. The news was tweeted out by Mayer’s husband, Zachary Bogue. “Baby boy Bogue born last night. …

Lindsay Lohan Choked By Congressman’s Aide During Hotel Fight
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Lindsay Lohan seems to be in the headlines almost every day lately, and rarely is the news good. The actress suffered some injuries during a scuffle in a hotel with a man she met on Saturday night at a club, …

Missing Teen’s Cryptic Final Tweet Generates Concern, Controversy
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A New Jersey girl is still missing after a mysterious tweet suggesting foul play went viral late Sunday evening. 16-year-old Kara Alongi has been missing for over 12 hours following a 6 pm tweet that said “There is someone in …

Matt Cutts Just Announced A Google Algorithm Change Matt Cutts Just Announced A Google Algorithm Change
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Google’s Matt Cutts just announced a new Google algorithm change via Twitter. He says it will reduce low-quality “exact-match” domains in search results. It sounds like an extension of the last change he tweeted about, which was aimed at improving …

Cole Slaw, Apple Maps, and Fox News
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Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

Dancing With the Stars’ “All-Stars” Season Premieres
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This past Monday, ABC launched season 15 of one of America’s top-watched shows, Dancing With the Stars; however, with this season was not filled with any new celebrities, but returning champions and fan favorites to re-earn and re-defend their titles. …

Bikini Basketball League Is Coming
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Who doesn’t like to look at attractive women in bikinis? That’s probably the thought going through the heads of those in charge of the Bikini Basketball League. Because what could make that picture even better is a good dose of …

Amazon Rumored To Be Working On Square-Like Service Amazon Rumored To Be Working On Square-Like Service
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Rumor has it that Amazon is working on a service that could compete directly with Square and others in the mobile payments space. Leena Rao at TechCrunch reports: “A tipster and an industry source both tell us that Amazon is …

Olivia Munn To Work With Zooey Deschanel

Actress Olivia Munn will be the newest addition to the FOX hit “The New Girl”, which stars Zooey Deschanel. She’ll play the love interest of Jake Johnson’s character, Nick, and will undoubtedly cause problems for Deschanel’s character, Jess. Fans of …

Minecraft Dev Tells Microsoft to Stop “Trying to Ruin the PC”
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Putting aside all the criticism Microsoft has been getting on its upcoming Windows 8 operating system regarding its new user interface (and also it not yet being ready for a release), a lot of the harsher criticism the company has …

Two Password Protection Bills Signed in California Two Password Protection Bills Signed in California

A few months ago, multiple reports surfaced of employers abusing their power to extract social media passwords from current of prospective employees – and the topic gained a lot of traction around the country. Bills were introduced in state legislatures …

Herbert Lom Dies at 95, “Pink Panther” Actor
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If you have seen any of the Pink Panther movies (Revenge of the Pink Panther, Trail of the Pink Panther, Curse of the Pink Panther, and Son of the Pink Panther), I am sure that you knew of Herbert Lom, …

NFL Refs, Jimmy Hoffa, and Sister Jewish

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

Erin Moran Homeless After Getting Kicked Out Of Trailer Park
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Erin Moran, 51, who played Joanie Cunningham on the beloved classic sitcom “Happy Days”, is now said to be homeless and running out of money in Indiana. The former television star is reportedly moving from hotel to hotel after being …

Reese Witherspoon: Baby Is Named After Home State
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Reese Witherspoon welcomed her third child today, a boy named Tennessee James. The actress said she wanted to pay homage to the state she lived in as a child and still loves. This is the actress’s first child with husband …

Hiccups Shooting: “Scare Cure” Goes Horribly Wrong
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A Texas man has been charged with manslaughter after shooting his friend in the face during an attempt to rid him of his hiccups. 27-Year old Pfc. Patrick Edward Meyers was drinking and watching football with two friends when one …

Powerball Jackpot Winner Proves 13 Isn’t Always Unlucky
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Someone in Iowa won the $202.1 million jackpot in Wednesday night’s Powerball drawing. Interestingly, the first three numbers of the winning combination were multiples of 13, traditionally considered an unlucky number. I guess that’s not the case anymore. The winning …

“Sons Of Anarchy” Actor Dies After Alleged Murder
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Johnny Lewis, who played Kip “Half Sack” Epps on the popular FX show “Sons Of Anarchy”, has died after either falling or jumping to his death outside the home of his murdered landlady. In a story as strange as any …

Brian Wilson Fired While Tour Is Ongoing
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The Beach Boys were excited to be together again when they reunited for this year’s Grammy Awards for a 50th anniversary celebration, but that hasn’t stopped controlling member Mike Love from giving Brian Wilson the axe, along with Al Jardine …

6-Year Old Mrs. Bieber Dies Of Rare Cancer
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Avalanna Routh suffered with cancer for most of her short life; at just 18 months old, she was diagnosed with a rare and extremely agressive tumor which only responded to treatment for a short time. Hers was a life of …

Dr. Seuss, Britney Spears, and Bacon
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Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

Britney Spears’ Hair Gets Rainbow Treatment

Britney Spears has experimented with quite a few hairstyles over the years, but other than shaving it off, she has rarely gone too far outside her comfort zone. Lately, however, she’s been tempering her newfound sleek and chic look with …