OkCupid Founder's Confession Came Just In Time To Sell A Lot Of Books
July 28 2014 7:16 PM
Just in time for the release of his new data-science book, OkCupid founder Christian Rudder revealed the dating website "experiments" on humans.
Cosplayers Tackle Sexual Harassment At Comic-Con
July 28 2014 3:03 PM
The group Geeks for CONsent says San Diego Comic-Con needs to get serious about sexual harassment toward cosplayers.
As Detroit Residents Suffer, PETA Dangles A Carrot
July 25 2014 3:32 PM
The animal-rights group on Friday defended its plan to pay water bills for 10 Detroit families who agree to go vegan.
Is This Harry Styles's New Girlfriend
July 25 2014 10:45 AM
Model Paige Reifler claims she is dating Harry Styles
Could HBO Go Solo As A Separate Company?
July 24 2014 5:27 PM
Having confidently rejected Rupert Murdoch, Time Warner Inc., which owns HBO and CNN, is getting the rumor-mill treatment.
Comcast's Customer Service Isn't Terrible, Just Nonexistent
July 24 2014 2:00 PM
The Philly-based cable giant emphasizes upselling over problem-solving, and workers say those who don’t make their metrics pay a steep price.
Internet Surrenders To White Flag Speculation
July 23 2014 1:59 PM
Conspiracy theories abound over two bleached American Flags planted atop the Brooklyn Bridge, but the whodunit has the NYPD stumped.
Crisis Or Not, CNN Can’t Beat Fox News
July 22 2014 6:05 PM
Coverage of the Malaysia Airlines crash and Israeli invasion of Gaza lifted CNN, but Fox News still dominates.
Beyoncé And Jay Z 'Too Big To Fail' Even If They Split
July 22 2014 1:51 PM
Unsubstantiated rumors say the celebrity power couple may be on the outs, but a PR expert said that both of their brands are "too big to fail."
Charity Group Warns Of MH17 Scams
July 21 2014 6:32 PM
In the wake of a plane shot down over eastern Ukraine, fraudsters are already on the prowl.
No, Comcast Is Not The Fastest Internet In The Country
July 18 2014 2:27 PM
The now-infamous phone rep who wouldn’t let Ryan Block cancel his Comcast account wasn’t just pushy. He was lying.
US Power Grid Blackouts Eclipse All Other Developed Nations
July 17 2014 3:01 PM
Power outages in the U.S. have skyrocketed nearly 300 percent since the '80s.
Why Would Time Warner Turn Down $80B?
July 16 2014 2:43 PM
Amid consolidation mania, a merger for Time Warner is likely, but not everyone wants to work for Rupert Murdoch.
FCC Extends Net Neutrality Comment Period
July 15 2014 4:59 PM
It's not too late to comment on the future of net neutrality: After its website crashed, the FCC extended the online comment period through Friday.
Cancel Comcast? Good Luck With That
July 15 2014 3:00 PM
Cable customers may be ready to cut the cord, but companies aren’t ready to let them.
Shunned By Dad, A Pansexual Student Turns To The Crowd
July 14 2014 5:34 PM
After her parents allegedly cut her off, a University of Pittsburgh student launched a GoFundMe campaign to pay for tuition.
Archie Takes A Bullet To Save Gay Friend
July 14 2014 12:45 PM
In a decisive statement on gun violence, Archie Comics will kill off its title character -- but there's more to the story.
Beautiful! Lupita Nyong’o Saves Vogue From Magocalypse 2014
July 11 2014 3:02 PM
Forget Kimye: Single-copy sales of the Lupita Nyong'o cover of Vogue are up despite a major disruption in magazine distribution.
Jill Abramson: 'It Was A Bad Day For Me'
July 10 2014 3:30 PM
Jill Abramson has spoken out about her firing at the New York Times, and some of the biggest stories the paper did and didn't cover under her tenure.
Costumed Characters Terrorize NYC Tourists
July 10 2014 1:59 PM
Lawmakers mull legislation to combat rogue Elmos and Minnies, but copyright and First Amendment questions loom.