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95% of Pinterest Users Made Online Purchases Recently [Infographic]

Online shopping, especially online holiday shopping is becoming very popular. Pinterest is also one of the powerhouses for online window shopping, driving high value conversions. An infographic from Curalate examines how many peopleShow More Summary

Watching 'Game of Thrones' online in China will soon be legal

HBO is making it easier for viewers in China to access its content online. Legally. The network announced Tuesday it had struck a deal with Tencent Holdings Limited, a leading online video platform in China, that would make HBO movies...Show More Summary

What Ferguson really lost last night? Hope.

Jeniece Andrews and her husband Eddie own an antiques shop called Hidden Treasures just a few blocks from the Ferguson Police Department on South Florissant Avenue Last month, Andrews, who is black, said someone came into her shop and...Show More Summary

We microwaved a turkey and it was actually pretty good

Although microwaving a turkey isn't the ideal way to cook poultry, the USDA approves of the cooking method. It cooks quickly and is extremely easy Disasters happen, ovens break and some people don't have the luxury of owning an ovenShow More Summary

Family who lost son listens to his heart beat in another man's chest

Sometimes a lot of good can come from a great tragedy. College student Matt Heisler was only 21 when he passed away in a house fire at the University of North Dakota last March. His family found some comfort when they discovered that...Show More Summary

'Love Actually' is actually a huge bummer

Love Actually is the reigning feel-good holiday classic of recent years. But, as the buzzkills over at over at Screen Junkie point out, the intertwined, blossoming romances in the movie are really kind of messed up. However, you canShow More Summary

New Messaging App Let’s You Send GIFs to Friends

By now, we all have a favorite emoji. You probably even have a secret emoji language that only your and your contacts use, according to New York. But they also leave some emotions and intentions wanting. Why not take it a step further?...Show More Summary

A 'Boyhood' vs. 'Birdman' Oscar showdown is taking shape already

LOS ANGELES — It's early, but there is now a tangible Oscar wind beneath the wings of Birdman, with Boyhood right on its tail. The Independent Spirit Awards announced its nominations on Tuesday, and the two films came out on top — as expected — with six and five nominations, respectively. Show More Summary

FCKH8 is back with a 'fcked-up' ad about domestic violence

Editor's note: The video below contains strong language and imagery that some may find disturbing. Here's one way to sell shirts Online for-profit T-shirt store FCKH8 is back with a followup to its controversial feminist ad from October. Show More Summary

Little girl makes compelling case for reading and books

"The world needs books." Eight-year-old Madison loves reading and thinks you should too. Local Cleveland television station WKYC interviewed Madison about Little Free Libraries, a free community book exchange program. The initiativeShow More Summary

What we know about 'Regin,' the powerful malware that could be the work of NSA

For many years, a sophisticated and unprecedented cyberespionage campaign known as "Regin" has been targeting hundreds of computers and networks in dozens of countries around the world. Yet its existence has only been unearthed in the...Show More Summary

Celebrity reactions to Ferguson show they're just as emotional as you are

Rapper Missy Elliott used no words — only an emoji — to express how she felt about the grand jury's decision on Monday night that Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson would not be indicted on any charges in the shooting death of unarmed...Show More Summary

Watch out, Oculus: Apple is hiring a virtual reality developer

It's not exactly a surprise that Apple is reportedly working on projects related to virtual reality. But it is becoming increasingly obvious now that the Cupertino tech giant has posted a job listing for a virtual reality developer The...Show More Summary

Batman vs. Darth Vader. Any questions?

In the red corner, the Dark Lord of the Sith In the blue corner, the Dark Knight of Gotham Ladies and gentlemen, place your bets. See also: The Millennium Falcon Has a Batmobile Barnacle It's a question as old as action figures: WhoShow More Summary

Darren Wilson Interview With George Stephanopoulos To Air Tonight On ABC

Darren Wilson will sit down with George Stephanopoulos tonight for an interview on ABC. Just finished a more than hourlong interview with Officer Darren Wilson. No question off limits. pic.twitter.com/BrD4e39ABg — GeorgeStephanopoulos...Show More Summary

College Applicants May Be “Sanitizing” Social Media Accounts

An annual study by Kaplan Test Prep indicates that while college admissions officers are doing their part to find “dirt” on applicants via social media channels, they’re not finding as much incriminating information as in years past....Show More Summary

Pot shops join Black Friday holiday tradition

Marijuana shops, Colorado's newest retailers, are embracing to an old-school tradition: Black Friday. Many shops in Denver are planning steep discounts on marijuana products for three days starting Friday, Nov. 28 — the same tactic used...Show More Summary

Jennifer Aniston And Lisa Kudrow Curse At Each Other On Jimmy Kimmel Live [Watch]

They may be Friends, but Jennifer Aniston and Lisa Kudrow sure had curse after curse for each other on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Monday night. Do not worry, they still like each other. It was for Kimmel’s well known segment Celebrity Curse Off. Jimmy paired the two against each other and gave them the opportunity […]

Making Sense Of The OpenStack Ecosystem

OpenStack may be a difficult concept to grasp, but understanding the various companies and people who have contributed to it isn’t.  This infographic outlines some of the major players responsible for the development of this IaaS platform.

FAMU Marching Band Uses Kermit Meme During Halftime Show [Video]

If anyone ever tells you that being in a marching band is lame, show them one of the FAMU band’s routines. During halftime of the Florida Classic game between Florida A&M and Bethune-Cookman, the FAMU marching band positioned themselves into the Kermit drinking tea meme. I’m not exactly sure how FAMU is using the Kermit meme […]

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