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Hotline Miami Hits PS3, Vita Consoles Next Week

In February is was announced that ultra-violent, fast-paced indie game Hotline Miami would be coming to PlayStation 3 and Vita consols sometime this spring. Devolver Digital and Dennaton Games have missed the spring deadline, but only just, as the game …

Lake Powell Accident: 1 Dead, 2 Missing After Boat Crash
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A lake on the border of Utah and Arizona is the site of a search today after a motorboat and houseboat crashed into one another on Thursday. Authorities say one woman was killed in the crash and two other women …

AOL Reader Spotted in the Wild, Currently in Private Beta AOL Reader Spotted in the Wild, Currently in Private Beta

It looks like AOL is getting ready to throw their hat in the who-wants-to-replace-Google-reader ring. The Next Web discovered reader.aol.com – a barebones site that features just one message: “AOL Reader: All your favorite websites, in once place.” It says …

Did The 4.45 Firmware Update Brick Your PS3? A Fix Is Coming Next Week
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A “small number” of PS3 gamers were in for a nasty surprise Tuesday night after downloading the latest 4.45 firmware update. They found that the update essentially bricked their console. Sony soon pulled it and said that an investigation was …

Google Adds Inventory-Aware Campaigns To DoubleClick Search Google Adds Inventory-Aware Campaigns To DoubleClick Search

Today, Google announced the ability to automatically create and optimize DoubleClick Search campaigns based on Google Merchant Center feeds. “We know that keeping your search campaigns up-to-date with changing inventory can be time-intensive and cumbersome,” Google’s Kim Doan tells advertisers. …

Cassini to Take Another Photo of Earth From Saturn

One of the most famous images taken by NASA’s Cassini spacecraft is of Saturn as it eclipses the Sun. With the gas giant bathed in shadow, a tiny speck called Earth can be seen in the photo. This week, NASA …

Instagram Video an Early Hit: 5M Videos in 24 Hours Instagram Video an Early Hit: 5M Videos in 24 Hours

Say what you want about Instagram’s new video capabilities (a lot has been said, check Twitter), but there’s no denying that it has taken off. Instagrammers be videoin’. According to an Instagram spokesperson, users uploaded a total of 5 million …

Google Makes Some Changes To AdSense Ad Review Center Google Makes Some Changes To AdSense Ad Review Center
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Google announced a few changes it is making to the ad review center in AdSense. These include a new “related ads” feature, and some new insights signals. The “related ads” feature now gives you a quicker way of identifying similar …

Borderlands 2 Tiny Tina DLC: The First Five Minutes
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It’s been nine months since the release of Borderlands 2, and Gearbox is continuing to pump out new content for the game. Not only that, but the content only seems to be getting more interesting as time goes by. Just …

Kardashian Baby Name Changes Direction
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Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have kept a low profile since Kardashian gave birth to their daughter over the weekend; the baby was five weeks early, but the family says she’s healthy and Kim is doing well. However, a while …

JavaScript Is Encroaching On The C Family’s Turf JavaScript Is Encroaching On The C Family’s Turf

The C family of languages is incredibly popular if you go by the TIOBE Programming Community Index. That has not changed going into June 2013, but one language is creeping up fast. TIOBE Software reports that JavaScript has made its …

Jobs, Ashton Kutcher’s Steve Jobs Movie, Gets Its First Trailer
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The picture formerly known as jOBS (currently known at Jobs) has just received its first official trailer. Before today, the only real look we’ve had at the new film came in the form of a 90-second clip that was released …

Saving Endangered Animals Discussed At Google Saving Endangered Animals Discussed At Google

Peter Knights, Executive Director and co-founder of WildAid, recently participated in an “At Google” talk to discuss efforts to save endangered wildlife. Knights was interviewed by Diane Solinger, manager of GooglersGive, at the YouTube campus. Knight discusses how the organization …

Yelp Matches Users’ Photos With Their Reviews, Displays Them Together Yelp Matches Users’ Photos With Their Reviews, Displays Them Together
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Yelp announced today that it will now display user-uploaded photos in-line with review text on business reviews. This will put imagery more directly in users’ faces, obviously. Yelp simply matches photos and reviews contributed by the same Yelp user for …

UFO: Britain Opens Up X-Files About Stonehenge
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New documents released recently by Britain’s Ministry of Defense show that UFO sightings near Stonehenge and the Houses of Parliament went un-investigated because they didn’t have the resources to investigate all the reports they were getting. Part of the problem …

Siri Gets Serious About Suicidal Statements Siri Gets Serious About Suicidal Statements
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Siri has just received an update that aims to help those pondering suicide by directing them to a suicide prevention hotline. Tell Siri that you want to die or that you want to commit suicide, here’s what she’ll tell you: …

Watch Dogs Gets A Live Developer Walkthrough
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At E3 2013, Sony really pushed its partnership with Ubisoft. That led to a 33 minute developer walkthrough of the E3 demo for Watch Dogs. If you wanted to know more about Ubisoft’s near future open-world game, this is the …

5.1 Earthquake Shakes Northern Italy

Just two days after a small 4.6 magnitude earthquake gently shook Lima, Peru, a mid-sized 5.1 magnitude earthquake has now shaken northern Italy. The quake occurred at around 12:30 local time on Friday and was centered one mile from the …

Facebook Generates Random Graph Searches with New “Browse” Feature Facebook Generates Random Graph Searches with New “Browse” Feature

Facebook wants you to discover all of the cool things that you can search for using the new Graph Search – so much so that they’re testing a link that will generate a new, random Graph Search query every time …

Lil Snupe Dead: 18-Year Old Rapper Was Shot
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Lil Snupe, the 18-year old rapper discovered by Meek Mill last year, is reportedly dead after being shot, though details haven’t been released. Rumors began last week about the young artist’s death, but many were quick to pass it off …

Samsung Announces Interchangeable-Lens Camera With Android Samsung Announces Interchangeable-Lens Camera With Android

In November 2012, Samsung released its Galaxy Camera, a digital point-and-shoot camera running Android. Now, Samsung is taking the concept toward its logical conclusion. Samsung this week announced the Galaxy NX, an interchangeable-lens camera (ILC) that runs on Android. The …

First-Party PS4 Games Won’t See A Price Hike, Will Stay At $60
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There was some concern earlier this week that the price of games would go up in the next generation. Microsoft helped calm fears by saying its games would remain at $60, and now others are starting to confirm the same. …

This Reddit Story About Macklemore Will Probably Make You Cry

An 8th grade teacher from Ontario recently posted a thread on Reddit that’s getting some attention, because, as a gay man who has just come out, he was shocked–in a good way–at what some of his students did. Here’s what …

Google Tests ‘Google Mine’ App Internally [Report] Google Tests ‘Google Mine’ App Internally [Report]

Google is reportedly testing a new service called Google Mine internally at the company. It appears to be an app that lets you keep track of the things you have, and the things you want, and share them with friends. …