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Simpsons Opening Sequence Goes All Game of Thrones Simpsons Opening Sequence Goes All Game of Thrones

Last night, Fox’s long-staying The Simpsons featured a pretty awesome opening sequence which paid homage to HBO’s Game of Thrones. At first the intro seems normal, but everything changes when Marge hits homer and sends him flying him through the …

Over A Billion In Ad Revenue For Amazon Over A Billion In Ad Revenue For Amazon
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Amazon is already doing more than $1 Billion in ad revenues and quietly threatening Google’s core search business. As long as consumers continue to start their product searches at Google, there is no worry for the Goliath search engine monster. …

Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax Tops Weekend Box Office Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax Tops Weekend Box Office
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The new CGI film Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax dethrone’s last weekends winner “Act of Valor.” “The Lorax” pulled in $70.7 million easily beating the second place film “Project X” which pulled in $20.75 million. Rounding out the top 5 is …

Yahoo Small Business Advisor Launches Yahoo Small Business Advisor Launches
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Yahoo has launched a new site called Yahoo Small Business Advisor with tools and information for entrepreneurs. It includes tips from celebrity entrepreneurs, such as chef Ming Tsai. The site was launched in beta late last year, but it’s apparently …

Ralph McQuarrie, Blockbuster Designer Dies at 82 Ralph McQuarrie, Blockbuster Designer Dies at 82
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The designs of Star Wars’ well-known characters of Darth Vader, R2-D2, C-3PO and Chewbacca were created by the brilliant mind of talented designer Ralph McQuarrie, who died today at the age of 82 years old. Ralph McQuarrie, an Indiana native …

Rush Limbaugh Apologizes to Sandra Fluke: Statement Released Rush Limbaugh Apologizes to Sandra Fluke: Statement Released
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Earlier this week during his afternoon radio show Rush Limbaugh called a female Georgetown law student a “slut” and a “prostitute”. A firestorm ensued including the pulling of ads by some sponsors. Today Rush Limbaugh Apologized to Ms. Fluke. Here …

Mozilla Launches Firefox Flicks Competition Mozilla Launches Firefox Flicks Competition
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Today (Friday, March 2nd, 2012), Mozilla (the company behind the well-known browser Firefox), announced on their blog that they would be kicking off a new contest called Firefox Flicks. This contest is open to the public, and allows submitters to …

Tornadoes Hit South, Twitter Reacts Tornadoes Hit South, Twitter Reacts

Severe weather has been occurring across the midwestern and southern U.S. today, with tornados so far touching down in Alabama and Tennessee. The weather Channel has stated that the greatest threat is in Kentucky and Tennessee. Below is a recent …

Walking Dead Spoiler Posted on AMC’s Online Store Walking Dead Spoiler Posted on AMC’s Online Store
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Fans of AMC’s The Walking Dead were treated with a MAJOR, yet predictable, spoiler yesterday. An ad was posted for the limited edition season 2 blu-ray disc, to the AMC website, which inadvertently revealed a major plot point for an …

Kerry Trainor Leaving AOL Kerry Trainor Leaving AOL

Kerry Trainor is leaving AOL. It seems like a whole lot of the news related to AOL these days is about people leaving the company. We recently reported on some prominent departures from the company’s TechCrunch property (only the most …

New Universal Logo Premieres With ‘The Lorax’ This Weekend New Universal Logo Premieres With ‘The Lorax’ This Weekend

Any movie-goers planning to take in the premiere of Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax this weekend will also get to see the big-screen debut of Universal Picture’s new logo. The redesign of the animated logo comes in honor of the film …

eBook Readers Staying Home, Forgoing Visits To The Local Bookstore eBook Readers Staying Home, Forgoing Visits To The Local Bookstore

On one hand, the rapidly growing adoption of eBooks is great. I mean, anyone who has ever played with a Kindle has to be impressed by the convenience of the whole system. In only a few seconds after I decide …

Despicable Me 2 Teaser And Poster Released Despicable Me 2 Teaser And Poster Released

Universal has released the teaser poster and trailer for Despicable Me 2. Neither of the two divulge any plot details, or even has footage of the film for that matter. This is to be expected, as the film doesn’t even …

YouTube: Rob Reiner Presents ’8,’ Play About Marriage Equality YouTube: Rob Reiner Presents ’8,’ Play About Marriage Equality
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Google has previously shown their support for marriage equality with their lovely Valentine’s Day Google doodle. YouTube will now be broadcasting a stage production on equal rights. Rob Reiner, famous actor and director, took to the YouTube blog today to …

Unreleased Set Photos of Heath Ledger as Joker in The Dark Knight Unreleased Set Photos of Heath Ledger as Joker in The Dark Knight

There’s an aura surrounding Heath Ledger’s performance in The Dark Knight; his turn as The Joker has already become legendary. You talk to not only comic book fans, but film aficionados, and all of them will tell you his performance …

The Avengers, Spider-Man, And More Marvel Graphic Novels Come To iTunes The Avengers, Spider-Man, And More Marvel Graphic Novels Come To iTunes

Listen up, comics fans – you can now get dozens of Marvel graphic novels on iTunes. Marvel has just announced 80 titles that are now available through the iBooks app or by simply heading to iTunes. Today, Marvel has entered …

SXSW Band Demographics SXSW Band Demographics
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According to research by Sonos, the 2012 South By Southwest showcase will attract 500 bands to Austin, TX – from all over the place. The charts below show the bands’ origins worldwide, as well as where outfits are coming from …

Online Petition Created To Help Save Terra Nova Online Petition Created To Help Save Terra Nova
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We all know how the power of the Internet population’s voice can change opinions on a topic. Take SOPA for example — a subject where so many people have been speaking up about their opinions pertaining to how it affects …

Michael Arrington: Arianna Huffington Is A Touchy Psychopath Michael Arrington: Arianna Huffington Is A Touchy Psychopath
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TechCrunch has been leaking writers for some time now, and yesterday the leak moved up the food chain as the site’s Editor in Chief Erick Schonfeld stepped down. He’s been replaced by Eric Eldon, who says that his plan is …

Davy Jones of The Monkees Dead at 66 Davy Jones of The Monkees Dead at 66
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And then there were three. Davy Jones, Mike Nesmith, Peter Tork, and Micky Dolenz – The Monkees were a made-for-television pop band that held a great fan base long after their TV show ended. Today, those fans received the sad …

Apple Rejects eBook Because It Links To Amazon Apple Rejects eBook Because It Links To Amazon
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Any good and successful company knows that it probably shouldn’t go out of its way to promote its competition. I mean, you don’t see Microsoft putting out ads that talk about how awesome Google Docs is. But in the realm …