Articles by Michael Nunez
- Rick Ross Endorses ‘Lin Sanity OG’ Marijuana Strand
March 09 2012 7:10 PM
Linsanity has reached an all-time high: Rick Ross, the XL-sized rapper, recently endorsed a marijuana strand named Jeremy Lin OG in a tweet. Took @stalley shopping, tweeted Ross. The picture that was attached to the tweet was a large jar of marijuana nuggets. The label of the jar read: Lin Sanity OG.
- Cute Penguins Walk Down Aisle Of In-Flight Airplane [VIDEO]
March 09 2012 5:10 PM
During a flight from San Francisco to San Diego, one of SeaWorld's rising stars walked down the aisle of a Southwest flight--a Magellanic penguin named Pete. Seaworld brought some of the Magellanic penguins to a National Science Convention in San Francisco and thought it would be a good idea to let them walk around on the plane during the short flight. They even let the penguins out of their cage at the airport gate prior to departure.
- Miley Cyrus Test Drives '69 Mustang In Tiny Shorts, No Bra [VIDEO]
March 09 2012 3:27 PM
Miley Cyrus can be seen stepping into a '69 Mustang Fastback in teeny-tiny shorts, very little makeup and wearing no bra in video obtained by TMZ. The 19-year-old singer has aviator sunglasses hanging on the neck of her low-cut The Beatles shirt. She even invited the videographer into the car, who appears to be trying to sell her the car. He gives he a short lesson on how to drive it.
- Shaq Dressed By Girlfriend, Shows Off 3-Story Closet in Esquire Interview
March 09 2012 3:08 PM
What do you do if you're 7-foot-1, 300-pounds and you have a lot of clothes? If you're Shaquille O'Neil, you build yourself a three-story closet. The 15-time NBA All Star shows off his massive closet in a recent blog post from Esquire, where he gives fans a look into what it's like to be Shaq getting ready to make a public appearance. The video was created in light of the announcement that Dove Men + Care Journey to Comfort campaign was teaming up with Shaq.
- Kony 2012: Everything To Know Including Who Is Joseph Kony, What Is ‘Kony 2012,’ Should You Donate, Invisible Children Alternatives, More
March 09 2012 12:45 PM
Over the past week, Joseph Kony, the Ugandan warlord, has surfaced in major news outlet headlines and social media posts. The interest was sparked by a new documentary, Kony 2012, which was posted online by the U.S.-based group Invisible children. The atrocities that the warlord has committed are highlighted throughout the film and urge viewers to take immediate action against the warlord by donating to the non-profit group Invisible Children. For those that are still confused by the mov...
- Lindsay Lohan's Red Hair Returns In Wake Of SNL Hosting Triumph
March 09 2012 11:09 AM
Just days after appearing as the host on Saturday Night Live, which was one of the highest-rated shows of the season, actress Lindsay Lohan has appeared to reclaim another part of her former self--her natural hair color.
- Heidi Klum Divorce: Supermodel Gives First Interview, Speaks Out
March 09 2012 10:12 AM
Heidi Klum, the modeling icon and host of Project Runway, spoke publicly for the first time since her breakup with long-time husband, R&B singer Seal. In recent interview with Elle magazine, the supermodel spilled the beans on the breakup and on living life in the public eye.
- Mad Men Season 5: Jon Hamm Graces Magazine Covers, Elisabeth Moss Rips Ex-Boyfriend Fred Armisen
March 08 2012 6:12 PM
Jon Hamm and Elizabeth Moss are back in the spotlight as the 1960s period show's long-awaited return nears.
- Jersey Shore Season 6: Rumors Fly, JWoww Sued
March 08 2012 5:31 PM
JWoww--the curvy cast member of the Jersey Shore and recent Maxim cover model--is being sued for more than $150,000 because she never warned her landlord that she planned to allow the show be filmed inside her home according to a TMZ report. The lawsuit says that JWoww leased a residence in Long Island in 2008 from someone named Stuart Levine. Once she moved in, JWoww allowed 495 Productions to shoot a few scenes for the first season of Jersey Shore.
- Unreal Engine 3 Runs on Adobe Flash Player [VIDEO]
March 08 2012 4:40 PM
The Unreal Engine, a fabled gaming engine originally developed in 1998 for the first-person shooter game Unreal, is known for its high degree of portability and has become frequently used by independent game developers as the backbone on which they power their games. Adobe Flash, a multimedia platform for web pages, is known for the exact opposite: Flash games, to this point, have been primarily 2D and, as Steve Jobs pointed out, are typically unstable.
- Pwn2Own: Hackers Exploit Google Chrome, Apple Safari
March 08 2012 12:39 PM
Google's Chrome browser was the first to be hacked at the annual Pwn2Own competition held at CanSecWest Security Conference in Vancouver. The competition, in its fifth year, has garnered lots of attention over the past few weeks, especially after Google disowned the contest, deciding instead to hold a rival competition at the conference titled Pwnium.
- The New IPad Name Should Be ‘IPad 4G’
March 07 2012 5:56 PM
Today Apple released its latest tablet device--the new iPad--but while all of the improved features wooed bloggers, journalists and fans alike, one fact was left lingering in the minds of those that had closely followed the event: The name of the new iPad cuts against the grain of names previously given by Apple to its mobile devices.
- Apple's New iPad 4G: Tech Specs, Comparison to iPad 2
March 07 2012 2:41 PM
Apple has announced the release of the new iPad at a press conference earlier today, which marks the release of the third generation of the company’s tablet device. While the new iPad may not look all that different, but the hardware inside the device is actually much more powerful than previous versions. The new iPad is due to hit shelves on March 16 and packs a mean brand new quad-core Apple A5X graphics processor and three different options for internal storage that include 16 GB, 32 GB and ...
- Apple TV Announced: Supports 1080p, Costs $99
March 07 2012 1:26 PM
Apple has released a new Apple TV set-top box, confirming speculation that the company would be updating the product to support 1080p on a day largely centered around high-definition.
- Protect Your Bubble: Smartphone, Tablet Insurance that Replaces Device in 24 Hours
March 06 2012 7:42 PM
Protect Your Bubble, a new online insurance company that launched in the U.S. today, will replace your gadget within one day of being lost or damaged within 24 hours. To boot, the company offers a lock, wipe locate feature for Android-based devices and a locate feature to compliment Apple's iCloud. In essence, you won't lose any information or the location of your device.
- Can Apple’s 8-inch iPad Smother Amazon Kindle Fire’s Success?
March 06 2012 1:20 PM
Apple is reportedly buying up 7.1-inch screen components and with component suppliers to test a new tablet computer with a smaller screen. People are speculating about whether the company willbe producing what many are calling the iPad Mini in order to compete with low-budget Android devices such as the Amazon Kindle Fire.
- Apple TV out of stock in 98% of U.S. Apple Stores Ahead of iPad 3 Launch [REPORT]
March 06 2012 11:19 AM
If you're itchin' to purchase an Apple TV today, good luck finding one. Ninety-eight percent of Apple's retail locations are sold out of the set-top box device, and it isn't available for immediate pickup when placing an order for it online, reports MacRumors. The dry spell could be an indication of the pending release of an updated version of the device. Several reports that surfaced last week suggested that Apple would unveil a new version of Apple TV alongside its new tablet devic...
- How Did 'Star Wars' Illustrator Ralph McQuarrie Die?
March 05 2012 4:21 PM
Ralph McQuarrie--the illustrator responsible for designing Star Wars characters such as Darth Vader, R2-D2, C-3PO, Chewebacca and more--has died. He was 82 years-old. McQuarrie died after suffering complications from Parkison's disease, said John Scoleri, coauthor of a book of McQuarrie's art, in a Washington Post report.
- Tyree Smith, Man Accused of Eating Brains, Eyeball Pleads Not Guilty
March 05 2012 1:36 PM
Tyree Smith, the Florida man charged with killing a Connecticut homeless person using an ax and then eating portions of his victim's brain and eyeball, has pleaded not guilty to murder. The Connecticut Post reports that Smith also waived his right to a probable cause hearing by answering Judge Robert Devlin's questions with simple yesses and nos.
- Yahoo Plans Massive Restructuring, Thousands of Layoffs [REPORT]
March 05 2012 12:08 PM
Yahoo’s new CEO Scott Thompson is already beginning to overhaul the corporate structure. A report says that “multiple sources both inside and outside” Yahoo say Thompson is preparing large-scale restructuring, which includes “layoffs that are likely to number in the thousands.”