Articles by Michael Nunez
- Britney Spears Joins Path: What's Path? [VIDEOS]
March 15 2012 7:07 PM
Path, one of the fastest growing social media platforms, snagged another major boost in credibility this week: Britney Spears has joined the network. The world-famous pop star tweeted out to her fans about her new Path account on Monday.
- Lana Del Rey Album Cover Photo: Is She The Queen Of Controversy?
March 15 2012 5:12 PM
Lana Del Rey appears on the Blue Jeans single cover with a hand gently grabbing her neck. The arm that rests across her bosom and reaches across her neck -- which appears to be someone else's -- has a full tattoo sleeve.
- Anderson Cooper, Miss Piggy Try On Wigs: Who Wears It Better?
March 15 2012 12:30 PM
Anderson Cooper, known for wearing a nondescript black t-shirt while reporting on catastrophic events in unstable regions around the world, was joined by a legendary fashion icon on his Wednesday show -- Miss Piggy.
- HBO ‘Luck’ Cancelled: 3 Horses Dead, PETA Outraged
March 15 2012 10:29 AM
HBO's new series Luck, has been cancelled unexpectedly after growing safety concerns for its equine cast members boiled over. The show, which starred Dustin Hoffman and Nick Nolte, was responsible for the death of three horses in its short production span.
- George Clooney Testifies To Congress: War Crimes In Sudan [GRAPHIC VIDEO]
March 14 2012 6:48 PM
Oscar-nominated actor George Clooney testified before Congress on Wednesday about a humanitarian crisis taking place along the border of Sudan and South Sudan, where residents have been forced to seek refuge in the Nuba Mountains for fear of being killed by constant aerial bombing. Clooney returned from an eight-day trip in the area on Tuesday.
- Goldman Sachs Effect: Darth Vader Leaving Galactic Empire
March 14 2012 3:45 PM
In the wake of the resignation of Goldman Sachs employee Greg Smith, The Daily Mash reports, in an exclusive interview, that the leader of the Galactic Empire, Darth Vader, will step down as leader of the most evil army in the galaxy.
- March Madness 2012: Best Apps For Android, iOS
March 14 2012 2:04 PM
As part of the pre-tournament preparations, tech-savvy fans are loading their smartphones with a large ensemble of NCAA March Madness apps that recently hit the market. March Madness apps from Google Play and the Apple App Store are helping fans of the tournament keep track of their bracket in company pools and also giving smartphone users the most up-to-date information about games in the tournament.
- Brandon Marshall Signs With Chicago Bears: Was He Recruited By Matt Forte?
March 13 2012 8:24 PM
The Chicago Bears have acquired Pro Bowl wide-receiver Brandon Marshall in a trade with the Miami Dolphins. League sources have told ESPN that Chicago will send a third-round pick in 2012 and 2013 to Miami for the game-changing wide-receiver. Chicago Bears' running back Matt Forte alluded to the Marshall acquisition back in February, about a month after the Pro Bowl. Forte tweeted, Just recruited [Brandon Marshall] and Reggie Wayne...ur welcome guys lol.
- SXSW 2012: Turntable.fm Signs Deal With All Four Major Labels
March 13 2012 5:38 PM
Turntable.fm, the popular New York-based music streaming service that lets groups listen to music together and virtually DJ for each other, has taken a massive step toward becoming more legitimate: The company has announced today at SXSW that it reached agreements with all four major American labels -- Sony BMG, Universal, EMI and Warner.
- Zac Efron Eats Intimate Italian Lunch With Danny DeVitto
March 13 2012 4:08 PM
Zac Efron, the young actor who's currently in Europe promoting the release The Lorax, was caught out eating an intimate lunch in Italy. His date? None other than The Lorax himself, Danny DeVito.
- Kim Kardashian, Jon Hamm Feud: Who Won The War Of Words?
March 13 2012 3:23 PM
Kim Kardashian, the reality TV darling that's far from new to facing public scrutiny, is rolling with the latest series of insults aimed directly at her. Jon Hamm, Golden Globe-winning actor of the TV series Mad Men, denounced Kardashian and her hit TV show in a recent interview with Elle UK, where he belittled the young actress and her show.
- NASA, Congress Trade Barbs In Space Exploration Budget Debate
March 13 2012 1:05 PM
Over the past week, NASA officials have had to fight Congress tooth-and-nail over the Obama administration's 2013 budget request, which gives the space agency $17.7 billion in funding, a $59 million drop from 2012. The funding reduction has slowed progress on both of NASA's two latest programs.
- Sore Loser: Middle School B-Ball Coach Bites Off Winners’ Ear
March 12 2012 6:28 PM
A middle school basketball game went awry on Friday after a losing coach went crazy, biting off part of the winning coach's ear police have said.
- Yahoo Sues Facebook In Patent Dispute, As Promised [REPORT]
March 12 2012 4:28 PM
It's been alluded to for weeks, but now it's official: Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson has led the company to formal action against Facebook over alleged patent infringements.
- Kickstarter: ‘Double Fine Adventure!’ Contributions End March 13
March 12 2012 3:34 PM
Double Fine Productions has generated more than $2.5 million to use toward producing Double Fine Adventure! and filming a documentary of the process. Those looking to contribute to this ground-breaking video game production don't have much time left to join in on the campaign: The Kickstarter page will stop taking contributions on Tuesday, March 13, 8:00 p.m. (EDT).
- Pwn2Own 2012: Hacking Competition Reveals No Browser Is Safe
March 12 2012 12:08 PM
By the final day of Pwn2Own, a three-day hacking competition held at the annual CanSecWest security conference, each of the major desktop web browsers had been exploited. As one of the final demonstrations, French hacking team VUPEN exploited Microsoft's Internet Explorer 9 in a bombastic fashion.
- SXSW 2012: Olivia Munn Writes Letter To Fans Concering Nude Hacked Photos
March 11 2012 10:49 PM
Olivia Munn was missing from the screening of her new film The Babymakers at the SXSW Festival in Austin, Texas, but that didn't stop the young actress from commenting on the hacked photo scandal she's been involved in during the past week.
- Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao: Are 70% Earnings Enough?
March 11 2012 1:26 PM
The two most celebrated boxers in the world--Manny Pacman Pacquiao and Pretty Boy Floyd Mayweather Jr.--aren't officially scheduled to fight each other, but what many boxing experts call the most lucrative deal in the history of the sport could be made soon. The winner of the Mayweather Jr. vs. Pacquiao fight may now earn a 70 percent of the pay-per-view revenue, according to GMA News Online, who says that business advisor to Pacquiao's camp, Rex Waee Salud, has con...
- Humphries to Kardashian: Pay Me $7M Or Endure 'Ugly, Public Trial'
March 10 2012 5:47 PM
Just when you thought the saga of Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries' failed relationship had finally come to an end, the latest in a series of rumors about their divorce has surfaced. Humphries is reportedly demanding that Kardashian cough up $7 million before they go their separate ways.
- Kayne West Web Game: Don’t Let Him Get In His Zone
March 10 2012 4:42 PM
Rambunctious Chicago rapper Kanye West is now starring in his own video game. Based on his lyrics from N---as in Paris, where Kanye repeatedly shouts, Don't let me get in my zone! -- the game has a simple premise: Do not let Kanye West into his zone.