What Happened on 17 February 2014

Trapped miners in South Africa refuse to come out

About a dozen miners have come up from a mine in South Africa after getting trapped but the rest refuse… Read More.

Kerry says global warming is the most fearsome WMD

John Kerry recently spoke about the dangers of global warming and called those who don't believe it "flat Earthers." "The… Read More.

Top French chefs complain about food porn

People have begun to take and share photos of food on social media but the issue recently caught attention since… Read More.

Abercrombie & Fitch to reinvent itself

Abercrombie & Fitch has managed to attract tons of teenagers into buying its trendy and pricey clothing but the company… Read More.

Mozilla to place ads onto browser

Mozilla surprisingly announced that it will soon place tiled advertisements in its Firefox browser. The non-profit company makes 97 percent… Read More.

Twitter CEO confident in company's growth

Twitter CEO Dick Costolo said he's confident that the company will continue to grow.  The social media changed in several… Read More.

Olympic skier is stable after surgery

Olympic skier Maria Komissarova underwent a "successful" spine surgery after she broke her back.  Reports suggest that she is now… Read More.

Sponsors must take action to fix NFL culture

We are all aware that bullying inside the locker room could get ugly and something needs to be done about… Read More.

Kickstarter gets hacked and asks users to change passwords

Kickstarter got hacked last week and CEO Yancey Strickler advised users to change their passwords. "We strongly recommend that you… Read More.

Facebook knows a thing or two about love

The online activities of 1.23B Facebook users say plenty about their romantic lives. For instance, two people who are almost… Read More.

Obama to binge to his favorite television shows

Looks like Obama plans on binging on his favorite TV shows considering that he personally requested HBO chief Richard Plepler… Read More.

John Henson dies at 48

Muppets' creator Jim Henson's youngest son John has died due to a heart attack at the age of 48.  The… Read More.