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Gran Turismo 6 Demo Out Today, Includes GT Academy Qualifier

Racing sim fans are set to have a big holiday, with both Microsoft and Sony having racing games as part of their next-gen console launch title line-ups. For those that aren’t ready to plunge into the next generation, Polyphony Digital …

Spotify for iOS Update Brings Discover Feature, On-the-Go Playlist Editing, and More Spotify for iOS Update Brings Discover Feature, On-the-Go Playlist Editing, and More

Spotify for iOS received a nice update today, brining their mew music discovery feature to mobile and giving users the ability to edit playlists on the go. First up, Discovery mode: Spotify first announced the new Discover feature last year, …

Why Did Don Mattrick Leave Microsoft So Suddenly? Why Did Don Mattrick Leave Microsoft So Suddenly?
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By now, you’ve all heard the news that Xbox boss Don Mattrick has left Microsoft for Zynga where he’ll take over as CEO. The move, which was surprising to many, started to raise questions immediately. Was he forced out after …

Another Analyst Predicts Declining PC Sales Another Analyst Predicts Declining PC Sales

Following a disappointing 2012 holiday season that saw PC sales decline despite the launch of Windows 8, industry analysts began predicting further declines for PC shipments throughout 2013. Last week, a Digitimes report raised hopes, stating that PC shipments could …

Susan Boyle Is Looking For A Man

Susan Boyle took the world by storm in 2009 when she appeared on “Britain’s Got Talent”; when she first took the stage, the audience–and judges–smirked and prepared themselves for another silly performance. But the second she opened her mouth she …

RIP, Google Reader. So, What Now? RIP, Google Reader. So, What Now?
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R.I.P., Google Reader – 2005-2013. It’s better to burn out than it is to fade away, right? For many Google Reader users, this will feel like a burn out. Even though Google announced that they would be killing their 8-year-old …

Cloud Strife Returns To Final Fantasy… Kind Of

Fans have been clamoring for a Final Fantasy VII remake ever since Square showed a real-time demo of the game’s opening running on the PlayStation 3 hardware years ago. That remake is probably never going to happen, but you can …

You Can Retrieve Your Google Reader Data Until July 15th You Can Retrieve Your Google Reader Data Until July 15th
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If you’re a Google Reader user, you know that the service officially went offline yesterday, July 1st. We knew it was coming – Google gave us nearly 4 months of warning. But when Reader finally stopped receiving updates, well, it …

Xbox Live Summer Sale Starts With Assassin’s Creed 3, Far Cry 3 on Sale

Last week, Microsoft announced that its “Ultimate Game Sale” on Xbox Live would be starting this week, complete with an impressive list of games console fans can expect to be on sale. Today, the sale has begun, and Microsoft has …

Yep, Google Just Killed RSS Alerts Too Yep, Google Just Killed RSS Alerts Too
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Monday marked the official end of Google Reader. The announcement back in March seems like an eternity ago, and many of us have long since moved on to alternatives for our RSS news consumption habits. Google took its war on …

Edward Snowden Releases First Statement Since Landing In Moscow Edward Snowden Releases First Statement Since Landing In Moscow

Edward Snowden, the man behind the recent NSA spy program leaks, is the most wanted man in the world at the moment. The U.S. government is doing everything it can to bring him back while journalists are still scouring a …

Andrew Mason’s New Motivational Business Album Is Now Available Andrew Mason’s New Motivational Business Album Is Now Available

As promised, now available for your streaming pleasure (on iTunes, Spotify, and a few other services) is Hardly Workin’, ex-Groupon CEO Andrew Mason’s album of what he calls “motivational business music.” It’s a seven-track album that runs just a little …

Naomi Campbell Struts On Versace Runway After 15 Years

Naomi Campbell, who is among the elite group of women given the “supermodel” title in the ’90s, took to the runway again in Paris on Sunday to cheers from the audience. The Versace show was held in Paris during their …

Paula Deen Tries for Prop 8-Style Dismissal
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In a move that combines two of last week’s biggest headlines, Paula Deen is trying a legal maneuver that she hopes will get some of the heat off her beleaguered image and empire. First, a little background. As we explained …

Kaley Cuoco Reportedly Dating Henry Cavil

On network TV, Kaley Cuoco may have her choice of the TV version of nerds, but in real life she may have nabbed Superman himself. Us Weekly today reported that Cuoco, 27, is now dating Henry Cavill. Cavill, who played …

PES 2014 Hopes To Win Over The FIFA Faithful With Its New Engine And Gameplay
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EA rules the world of soccer with its FIFA franchise. It’s the best selling sports game around the world every year thanks in part to its exclusive license with FIFA and all the benefits that brings. Konami has tried to …

Atheist Monument Unveiled Next to Ten Commandments
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For years a battle has raged between people who maintain that the United States is a Christian nation, founded upon Biblical principles and specifically intended to be Christian, and those who say that the U.S. is and was always designed …

Rise Of The Triad Reboot Launches July 31

Apogee Software may not be a household name to many modern gamers, but PC gamers from the early 90s will remember the developer as being responsible for games like Rise of the Triad and the original Duke Nukem Trilogy. The …

Death Valley Temps Hit Records During Heat Wave
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Summer has officially begun, and in some places across the U.S. temperatures are reaching record highs. In the hottest areas of the country, temperatures are even reaching dangerous levels. This weekend, Death Valley National Park issued a warning that the …

Vatican Scandal Prompts Resignations
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Late last week we brought you news that a Vatican official had been arrested for allegedly participating in a scheme to smuggle millions of euros into Italy from Switzerland. The arrest, which was part of a lengthy investigation, came just …

Swimming Baby Video Nears 1 Million Views
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Though incidents such as kidnappings and shootings often grab headlines, drowning is a much more common cause of death for children growing up in the U.S. So, before the gun safety lectures and “stranger danger” classes, parents might be wise …

Mark Sanchez’s Buttfumble is Now a Silent Film

For your entertainment, the great minds behind TFF Films have created a short silent film immortalizing New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez’s infamous Buttfumble. The video stems from a game against the New England Patriots on Thanksgiving when Sanchez bashed …

“The Bible” Sequel Coming To NBC

The Bible is getting a sequel. No, not that Bible, the other one. The mini-series, not the book. NBC announced today that they were partnering with Mark Burnett and his wife Roma Downey to produce a sequel to the extremely …

Gabrielle Union to Star in BET Original Series

Gabrielle Union has starred in side roles in movies such as Bring It On and Bad Boys II. Now, the actress has landed the starring role in her very own TV series. Union will star in the upcoming BET original …