Facebook Downtime In Europe Caused By DNS Change

If you recall, Facebook went down for a lot of Europe yesterday afternoon. Everybody’s “favorite” Anonymous troll began taking credit even though it was obvious that he was just taking advantage of the situation. The most telling evidence was when…

Joe Biden Won the Debate If You Ask the Xbox LIVE Community

Earlier this month, Microsoft announced that they would live-stream all three Presidential debates and the sole Vice Presidential debate via their new Elections Hub inside the Xbox 360 dashboard. But unlike YouTube, who’s simply streaming the events, Xbox is asking…

Sammi Kane Kraft Dies at 20, “Bad News Bears” Star

The entertainment and baseball industries say goodbye to a young shining star who was just getting started in her career. Sammi Kane Kraft, a talented child actor from New Jersey, has died. Sammi Kane Kraft was very proficient in athletics…

The Great Pumpkin, Joe Biden, and Mini-Wheats

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…

Softbank May Soon Acquire Sprint Nextel

Sprint Nextel may soon be acquired by Softbank, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal, which says the Japanese carrier is in “advanced talks” to buy a “substantial stake” in Sprint Nextel in a deal that could exceed…

New Assassin’s Creed III Trailer Highlights Weapons and Combat

There have been so many Assassin’s Creed III trailers and behind-the scenes developer documentaries released that nearly every detail of the game has been revealed. That’s certainly the case with regards to the weapons, setting, and gameplay. Ubisoft even had…

Facebook Is Down Across Europe, Anonymous Claims Responsibility

Remember when Anonymous Own3r “took down” GoDaddy? It was found that GoDaddy was just suffering from internal issues that Anonymous Own3r jumped on in a bid for attention. Many members of Anonymous were even able to prove that he was…

September U.S. Search Market: Google Up, Microsoft Flat, Yahoo Down

comScore has released its latest numbers for the U.S. search market. They show Google sites up 0.3% in September at 66.7%, followed by Microsoft sites at 15.9% and Yahoo sites at 12.2%. Ask came in at 3.5%, and AOL came…

Turhan Bey Dies at 90, Austrian Actor and Producer

The entertainment world says goodbye to another talented actor, Turhan Bey, who made appearances in various modern television shows, as well as classic 1940s films. Turhan Bey, from Vienna, Austria, became involved with acting after his family migrated to the…

Neve Campbell Returning To TV With Former Co-Star

Neve Campbell, who rose to fame on the television show “Party Of Five” and went on to find success with Wes Craven’s “Scream” franchise, is about to make a return to TV, and she’s doing it with a former co-star.…