10 Strange Facts About Hamburgers

There is nothing more American than a hamburger (despite being named after a city in Germany). A fast-food staple, the burger has enjoyed a renaissance of late, being embraced by celebrity chefs like Bobby Flay, who recently began opening Bobby’s Burger Palace restaurants throughout the Read More …

Is Cyber Monday Losing Its Luster?

Seven years ago, Cyber Monday was established as the online counterpart to Black Friday, a day when Internet retailers would band together to lure holiday shoppers to web storefronts through steep discounts, free shipping and other promotions. So far, Cyber Monday has delivered on its Read More …

3 Ways to Simplify Online Marketing

Jonathan Gardner is director of communications at Vibrant Media, a leading digital ad company. He has spent his career as an innovator at the nexus of media and technology, having worked in communications and as a journalist. Technology makes the magical possible, but it’s also Read More …

New York Sues Barclays Over “Dark Pool” Trading Practices

The New York State Attorney General’s lawsuit alleges Barclays mislead clients about protecting their dark high-frequency traders and “disproportionally” routed clients’ trades through its dark pools. New York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a civil suit Wednesday against Barclays that alleged the large British Read More …

Top 10 Disadvantages to Capitalism

There has been much discussion of the current economic system in the western world, capitalism. This is mainly because of the growing anti-capitalist movement. However, as the owners of the free media are the wealthy, the anti-capitalist side of the debate has not been fairly Read More …

Meet Scooter, The Neutered Cat

With animal shelters bursting at the seams, this high-larious commercial advertising low-cost spay and neutering services aims to help save kitties nationwide (while making us laugh!) #Balls “Hip Spectacles, No Testicles. He Lost His Pair of Balls!” Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=Iw1V–rp3ng. If you want more Read More …

America Instagrams Costco, Tweets at Walmart

Maybe it’s the gargantuan boxes or pallets stacked to the ceiling, but Instagrammers love taking photos at Costco. Over at Walmart, customers prefer Twitter, and Safeway shoppers check-in with Yelp. But all of these behaviors go by the same name — social media moments, according Read More …

#Fatkini Vintage Style

This hilarious vintage advert will shock you – and remind you why #Fatkini is so popular. BF_STATIC.timequeue.push(function () { if (BF_STATIC.bf_test_mode) localStorage.setItem(‘posted_date’, 1407713366); }); BF_STATIC.timequeue.push(function () { document.getElementById(“update_posted_time_3414085”).innerHTML = “posted on ” + UI.dateFormat.get_formatted_date(1407713366); }); 1. LINK So, you may have seen this rather wonderful Read More …

What You Can Learn From Wired Reporter’s Epic Hack

After what can only be described as a nightmare hacking experience left him with a wiped hard drive, a deleted Gmail and compromised Twitter and iCloud accounts, Wired reporter Mat Honan has been picking up the pieces of his digital life. After first revealing details Read More …

28 Things Latinos Who Grew Up In L.A. Know To Be True

Forget everything you saw on The Hills. Here’s a different view of the City of Angels. 1. This was your introduction to pizza. View this image › yelp.com To this day, La Pizza Loca is still the largest delivered pizza in the world. 2. You Read More …