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Cheryl Cole & Will.i.am Involved in Los Angeles Car Crash

Cheryl Cole & Will.i.am Involved in Los Angeles Car Crash


Not having the best of luck on the roadways, Cheryl Cole and Will.i.am were in a automobile bang-up in Los Angeles on Wednesday night (August 29).
| by Celebuzz | 2012 |

The Girls Aloud singer and her Black Eyed Peas pal were reportedly on the way home after working together at a recording studio when the unfortunate incident occurred.

University of Colorado allows students to carry guns

University of Colorado allows students to carry guns


The University of Colorado is allowing its students to carry concealed guns with them on campus.
| by RT | 2012 |

Is long as students are 21 or older and have a license to carry a weapon, they can bring guns with them to class, the bookstore, and the quad.

Startup dumps Facebook: '80% of ad clicks came from bots'

Startup dumps Facebook: ‘80% of ad clicks came from bots’


New York-based online music startup Limited Run has ditched Facebook after its research revealed an alleged advertising scam.
| by RT | 2012 |

The company claims that 80 percent of its online ad clicks on Facebook were generated from automated ‘bots,’ not humans.

While testing Facebook’s advertising system, Limited Run said it could only verify that around 20 percent of the clicks were coming from users visiting its website.

Limited Run discovered that most of the users clicking on its Facebook ads had JavaScript disabled, making them almost impossible to track with regular analytics software. The company coded a custom-built page logger, and claims it found that 80 percent of the Facebook clicks it was paying for came from bots.

Facebook’s advertising rates are based on the number of clicks a company’s ads receive. Limited Run alleges that the ads were not clicked by real individuals, but rather by automated bots – internet software applications programmed to repeat automated tasks.

“80% of the clicks we were paying for were from bots,” the company said in a post on its Facebook page. “That’s correct. Bots were loading pages and driving up our advertising costs. So we tried contacting Facebook about this. Unfortunately, they wouldn’t reply. Do we know who the bots belong to? No. Are we accusing Facebook of using bots to drive up advertising revenue. No. Is it strange? Yes.”

The company, formerly known as Limited Pressing, also claimed that the social media giant would not allow it to change the name of its Facebook page unless it committed to buy $2,000 of monthly advertising. “Facebook was holding our name hostage,” the post said.

Facebook responded to the accusations: “We’re currently investigating their claims. For their issue with the page name change, there seems to be some sort of miscommunication. We do not charge pages to have their names changed. Our team is reaching out about this now,” Talking Points Memo reported.

Anne Hathaway Shares Condolences For Aurora Massacre Victims

Anne Hathaway Shares Condolences For Aurora Massacre Victims


After the tragic shooting in Aurora, Anne Hathaway has released a statement sharing her thoughts and prayers towards the victims in the midnight movie massacre.
| by Celebuzz | 2012 |

The 29-year-old actress, who plays Selina Kyle (Catwoman) in “The Dark Knight Rises”, recently expressed her upset to Entertainment Tonight stating, “My heart aches and breaks

Usher's 11-year-old stepson Kyle Glover 'dies after being taken off life support following severe jet ski accident'

Usher’s 11-year-old stepson Kyle Glover ‘dies after being taken off life support following severe jet ski accident’


Two weeks after a horrible Jet Ski accident left him brain dead, Usher’s stepson Kile Glover died on Saturday (July 20).
| by Celebuzz | 2012 |

The 11-year-old boy was removed from life support while in a Georgia hospital with his mother Tameka Foster.

Sylvester Stallone's son dies at 36

Sylvester Stallone’s son dies at 36


Sage Stallone, the 36-year-old son of actor Sylvester Stallone, died Friday, his lawyer said during a phone interview with Los Angeles TV station KNBC.
| by CNN | 2012 |

Sylvester Stallone is devastated and grief-stricken over the sudden loss of his son Sage Stallone,” his representative said in a statement.