Microsoft Pays Youtubers To Promote Xbox One? Sony’s PS4 and Microsoft’s Xbox One are already locked in one of the biggest mainstream marketing battles in the world right now, but it appears the one of those companies may be employing some less traditional means.
Jan 21 2014, 2:50am CST
Google's Nest Deal Vindicates Patent King Nathan Myhrvold Google’s decision this week to buy high-tech thermostat maker Nest for $3.2 billion is creating more than just the usual winners whenever a start-up cashes out for a big amount. Among the not-so-obvious beneficiaries...
Jan 14 2014, 1:06pm CST
Dealing With Difficult Social Media Followers Businesses today can’t avoid creating a social media presence. Generally, sites like Twitter and Facebook provide organizations a great opportunity to interact with their loyal customers, as well as get the word out...
Jan 13 2014, 11:01am CST
How Silicon Valley Could Destabilize The Democratic Party Much has been written, often with considerable glee, about the worsening divide in the Republican Party between its corporate and Tea Party wings. Yet Democrats may soon face their own schism as a result of the growing...
Jan 9 2014, 3:16pm CST
Top Tax Stories Of 2013 When it comes to taxes, one thing you can’t say about 2013: it definitely wasn’t boring.
Here are the top ten most popular tax stories on Taxgirl this year, by reader views:
11 Reasons Why I Never Want To Own A House...
Jan 1 2014, 10:36pm CST
Your Very Own Drone-Watching Guide What’s that strange bird flying overhead? Why, it’s a gray-breasted Dronus Predatorus, and it must be hungry, because it looks like it’s searching for prey.
I know this thanks to my handy Drone Survival Guide poster,...
Dec 30 2013, 4:31pm CST
Shailene Woodley Critical About Movie Tagline The movie “The Fault in our Stars” has a weird tagline that has shocked many including the female protagonist. Shailene Woodley is critical about the tagline which seems to take a serious disease such as cancer too lightly.
Dec 27 2013, 6:13am CST
AK-47 Rifle Inventor Passes Away The inventor of the Kalashnikov or AK-47 Rifle, Mikhail Kalashnikov, is no longer among us. The designer of the world’s most popular assault weapon has passed away at the ripe age of 94. He received Russia’s highest award and had mixed feelings about his brainchild.
Dec 24 2013, 5:44am CST
Who Needs Kickstarter And IndieGoGo? Crowdfund Yourself After a crowdfunding site made big promises to filmmaker Stuart Acher, then reneged on those promises, he was left with two days until his film #Stuck would launch with no crowdfunding in sight. So, he and his partners...
Dec 23 2013, 1:07pm CST
Craigslist Ad: 'Get Paid $40,000 To Attend Harvard For Me' A Craigslist job listing posted earlier this week (since flagged for removal) looked to hire one man to attend Harvard in place of the job poster for $40,000 a year, with a $10,000 bonus after graduation.
The gig, which...
Dec 20 2013, 9:26am CST
Tara Reid in the News while we Wait for Sharknado 2 Sharknado star Tara Reid is in the news today because of an scary incident that happened a year ago. She got hurt in a club in London by a glass in the face and eyes. The alleged attacker got though acquitted yesterday.
Dec 13 2013, 7:01am CST
Raquel Welch Turns Heads at 73 People still talk about Raquel Welch's appearance at the Governors Awards on the weekend. She trotted out a curve-hugging red gown and she looks pretty impressive considering that she is 73. See the photos below.
Nov 18 2013, 5:23am CST
Paulina Gretzky made Maxim Cover Poster of sexy selfies on Twitter and daughter of famous ice hockey player Paulina Gretzky is on the cover of the December issue of Maxim magazine.
Nov 7 2013, 10:04am CST
Sony wants no more leakage of confidential phones When Sony took the wraps off the Xperia Z1 at IFA 2013, most of the folks in the tech community already had the idea about the phone, except for the name which was previously rumored to be Honami.Apparently Sony's not...
Sep 20 2013, 4:05am CDT
New Transformers Movie is Titled Age of Extinction Transformers 4 will be titled Transformers: Age of Extinction. The fourth Transformers movie will be in theaters in summer of 2014. See also the just revealed movie poster below.
Sep 4 2013, 7:48am CDT
Facebook Spam Yields $200 Million per Year The spam content on Facebook is big business. It is reported to yield close to $200 million per year. Ways of eradicating this nuisance are being looked into.
Aug 29 2013, 1:52am CDT
Fast and Furious 7 Poster Leaked Fast and Furious 7 is just starting into production, but is already generating a lot of buzz. Fast and Furious 7 director James Wan has leaked a Fast & Furious 7 poster on Instagram a couple hours ago.
Aug 9 2013, 4:40am CDT
Robert Downey Jr. Signs with HTC for $12 Million HTC is preparing for a marketing strategy. For its new ad campaign, HTC has reportedly signed on board the “Iron Man” actor Robert Downey Jr. The deal is sealed for a cool $12 million. It has a two years time span.
Jun 21 2013, 9:57am CDT
Brad Pitt's “World War Z” Mega Ticket Offered for $50 Why buy a regular ticket when you can get a much better offer to watch a zombie movie in 3D. “World War Z” mega tickets are being offered for $50 with lots of accessories in five cities by Regal Entertainment and Paramount Pictures. Brad Pitt's new flick is going to release on June 21.
Jun 14 2013, 10:27am CDT
Europe Gets Amber Alert System Amber Alert is already well established in the United States and has saved so far over 600 kids. Now Europe gets a similar system.
Mar 21 2013, 6:51am CDT
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