Articles by Michael Nunez
- Jennifer Aniston About Boyfriend Justin Theroux: ‘Could be a Serial Killer' [VIDEO]
February 22 2012 1:47 PM
In the follow-up to her ultra-sexy feature in GQ magazine, Jennifer Aniston has continued to promote her new film Wanderlust beside her co-star Paul Rudd. In a recent interview with the entertainment blog Pop Sugar, Aniston talked further about her long-time friendship with Rudd and her new relationship with actor Justin Theroux.
- Demi Lovato Talks About Cutting, Eating Disorders on MTV Show [VIDEO]
February 22 2012 1:17 PM
Demi Lovato, the singer, songwriter and actress from Disney's Hannah Montana series, will be opening up about cutting herself, eating disorders and other personal issues she recently faced during an MTV prime-time special. The show had been dubbed Demi Lovato: Stay Strong, and it will premiere on March 6 at 10 p.m.
- Apple Projected to Control 59.3 Percent of Tablet Market Past 2015
February 22 2012 1:06 PM
Apple will retain more than 50 percent of the market past 2015 according to projections from a recent TrendForce report. The company is expected to control 59.3 percent of the tablet market share in 2015.
- Zipmark launches Developer Program, API for Easier Electronic Checking Payments
February 21 2012 6:42 PM
Zipmark, one of our 2012 Top Tech Companies to Watch in Silicon Alley, has launched a developer program that will allow five partners to electronically process checks by using the Zipmark Biller API. The service is similar to those that are offered by large banks, except Zipmark reduces any risks in surcharges, overdrafts or other hidden fees. The service has been described as a pro-biller, pro-merchant alternative to traditional electronics checking systems by Citigroup alumnus and CEO ...
- Barnes & Noble Confirms 8GB Nook Tablet, Priced at $199
February 21 2012 11:20 AM
The rumors that leaked were true: Barnes & Noble is releasing an 8GB model of the Nook Tablet to compete with the Amazon Kindle Fire. The new 8GB Nook Tablet is $199 and is available for purchase today. Barnes & Noble was fourth in tablet unit shipments during the last quarter of 2011. The company had 7 percent of fourth-quarter market share in unit shipments and sold 1.9 million units.
- Pinterest Copyright, TOS: To Agree or Not To Agree
February 20 2012 6:20 PM
Pinterest, the social media pin-board site that recently became one of the top five social networks in the U.S., is receiving flak from enthusiasts for its complicated terms of service (TOS). One of the first criticisms came from Boston Business Journal (BJJ), which temporarily used Pinterest to pin renderings of startup workplaces created by architects.
- Barnes & Noble Prepares 8GB Nook Tablet, Currently #4 in Tablet Shipments
February 20 2012 3:12 PM
In an attempt to catch up to the No. 2 tablet manufacturer, Amazon, Barnes & Noble will soon launch a cheaper 8GB model of the Nook Tablet. The new device was first reported on by tech blog The Verge, which noted the Nook Tablet currently costs $50 more than the Amazon Kindle Fire. The tech blog said the device appears to be the same as a previous model, but with less onboard storage.
- Video Streaming: Content Duration Up, Total Viewers Down in U.S.
February 20 2012 12:45 PM
According to the latest study released by comScore, Inc., a market research firm, people are beginning to watch longer videos online. The duration of an average video has jumped from 5.8 minutes in December 2011 to 6.1 minutes in January 2012. Despite the growth in video duration, viewers actually dropped during that period. In January, 2012, 181 million U.S. Internet users watched about 40 billion videos compared to the 182 million users who watched 43.5 billion videos in December.
- Lindsey Lohan will Host SNL, Made Phone Call To Get Gig
February 19 2012 3:51 PM
After a string of legal battles and a gracing the cover of Playboy magazine, Hollywood bad girl Lindsey Lohan will be hosting Saturday Night Live. Lohan was eager to begin her comeback to the mainstream according to TMZ, so she reached out to Lorne Michaels, the executive producer of SNL, in order to book herself the hosting gig.
- SNL: Bill O’Reilly, Justin Timberlake, Amy Poehler, Kate Uptown on Episode Hosted by Maya Rudolf [VIDEOS]
February 19 2012 3:13 PM
Saturday Night Live alumnus Maya Rudolf hosted the sketch-comedy show for the very first time this weekend. The episode was filled with guest appearances from celebrities such as Bill O'Reilly, Justin Timberlake, Amy Poehler and Kate Upton.
- Whitney Houston Eulogy: Pastor Marvin Winans Closes Funeral Processions
February 18 2012 4:26 PM
Whitney Houston, the brilliant American pop music icon, died at age 48 on Feb. 11. Her funeral was held on Saturday at the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, N.J., the same building in which Houston grew up signing in a choir. Several celebrities, many of whom made speeches and performances, attended the event. Attendees included Alicia Keys, Clive Davis, Tyler Perry, Kevin Costner and more. Pastor Marvin Winans gave the eulogy at the funeral. The pastor started with a quick prayer. Then he bega...
- Whitney Houston Funeral: Stevie Wonder Sings 'Ribbon In the Sky,' 'Love's in Need of Love Today'
February 18 2012 2:53 PM
Whitney Houston, the brilliant American pop music icon, died at age 48 on Feb. 11. Her funeral was held on Saturday at the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, N.J., the same building in which Houston grew up singing in a choir. Several celebrities, many of whom made speeches and performances, attended the event. Attendees included Alicia Keys, Clive Davis, Tyler Perry, Kevin Costner and Stevie Wonder.
- Whitney Houston Funeral: Clive Davis Speech About Mentorship, Memories and Friendship
February 18 2012 2:32 PM
Whitney Houston, the great American pop icon, died at the age of 48. Her funeral was held this Saturday at the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, N.J. -- the same building where Houston learned to sing. Several celebrities appeared throughout the funeral service including Tyler Perry, Kevin Costner, Alicia Keys and many more. Clive Davis, a music executive and Houston's long-time mentor, spoke about his relationship with Houston and the memories she left behind.
- Whitney Houston Funeral: Kevin Costner Speech Is Heartwarming, Receives Standing Ovation
February 18 2012 1:53 PM
Whitney Houston, the great American pop icon, died at the age of 48. Her funeral was held this Saturday at the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, N.J. -- the building in which Houston began singing as a child. Several celebrities appeared throughout the funeral service, including Tyler Perry, Kevin Costner, Alicia Keys and Stevie Wonder.
- Whitney Houston Funeral: Where to Watch via Live Stream Now
February 18 2012 11:49 AM
Whitney Houston, the great pop music icon, died at the age of 48. Her funeral will be an invitation-only event. Several stars are expected to pay tribute to Houston at the funeral including Stevie Wonder, Alicia Keys, Kevin Costner, Bobby Brown and more. Houston's funeral will begin at 12 p.m. (EST) at the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, N.J., which is where the late singer got her start singing as a child.
- Google Cookies Bypass Safari Web Browser Privacy Protection, Cause Controversy
February 17 2012 6:04 PM
The founder of Apple, Steve Jobs, wasn't very fond of Google. He reportedly called the Don't Be Evil mantra of Google's bullshit during one interview. Jobs' assessment may not be far off of what others at Apple might be thinking at this moment. Google has been reportedly bypassing privacy settings on Apple's Safari browser. By doing so, Google has been able to track the online habits of millions of people using the Safari browser including iPhone owners.
- Daniel Radcliffe Implies He Had Sex With Harry Potter Groupies
February 17 2012 3:54 PM
Actor Daniel Radcliffe, 22, star of the Harry Potter is doing all he can to shed his clean-cut immage. The star alluded to having several one-night stands with groupies of the multi-million dollar franchise, Harry Potter.
- Far Out: Dave Grohl, Jay Z, Beyonce Want to Go to Space!
February 17 2012 2:54 PM
Once upon a time, in a galaxy far, far away, there was a man named Dave Grohl, one of the greatest musicians of his time, and he wanted to go to space. He wasn't alone. Rapper Jay-Z and his lovely wife, Beyonce Knowles wanted to take the mother of all journeys, too.
- Vitali Klitschko, Reigning Heavyweight Champion, Slapped at Weigh-In [VIDEO]
February 17 2012 1:05 PM
Desperate attempts to get into the mind of Ukranian heavyweight boxing champions Wvladimir and Vitali Klitschko never end. This time, Dereck Chisora, the Zimbabwean-born British boxer, slapped Vitali at the fight's weigh in.
- Apple iPad, Amazon Kindle Fire are Top Dogs in Tablet Market in Q4
February 17 2012 11:58 AM
While Amazon has carefully protected sales information concerning their low-budget tablet, the Kindle Fire, a new report from iSupply, a market research firm, says that Amazon has nabbed the #2 in tablet market share. Apple shipped 15.4 million iPads and iPad 2s during the fourth quarter of 2011 according to iSuppli. Shipments were up 39 percent from 11.1 million in the third quarter; however, Apple's share of tablet market share dropped from 64 percent in the third quarter to 57 percent in t...