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‘Lost Planet 3′ Released, Nobody Seems to Care
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Though the current console generation is finally coming to an end, stale current-generation titles are still falling victim to the fatigue. The latest casualty seems to be Lost Planet 3. The original Lost Planet: Extreme Condition received mixed reviews in …

Google Has A Perfectly Reasonable Explanation For Why It Killed That Chromecast App Google Has A Perfectly Reasonable Explanation For Why It Killed That Chromecast App
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We learned yesterday that Google killed a third-party streaming app for Chromecast called AllCast. Koushik Dutta built the app so that he could stream local content to his TV through Chromecast instead of having to rely on official apps like …

Tech Spending Confidence Rising, Says CEA Tech Spending Confidence Rising, Says CEA

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) today announced that consumer confidence in technology spending reached its highest level this year in August. The organization’s “Consumer TEchnology Expectations” index improved to 87.2 this month, up one point from the index in July. …

Windows 8.1 Goes Out To OEMs Today, Developers Won’t Get It Early Windows 8.1 Goes Out To OEMs Today, Developers Won’t Get It Early

Today’s the day – Windows 8.1 RTM is now being shipped out to OEMs so they can have the latest incarnation of Windows 8 on their devices ahead of its October 18 launch date. Unfortunately, everybody else, including developers, will …

Rita Ora Accused Of Stealing Beyonce’s Look
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Rita Ora is being accused of a serious fashion faux paus: stealing another woman’s look. The British singer turned heads on the red carpet at Sunday’s VMAs with a sleek new look–which includes a blonde bob–and a very low-cut dress, …

Yahoo Redesigns A Bunch More Of Its Sites Yahoo Redesigns A Bunch More Of Its Sites
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Yahoo announced today that it is rolling out a redesign of Yahoo Sports, Yahoo Movies, Yahoo Music, Yahoo TV, Yahoo omg!, Yahoo Games and Yahoo Weather. “This is the next step in building a more modern, consistent and personalized Yahoo! …

Dog Fighting Ring: Raids Lead To Arrests, 367 Dogs Rescued
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At least 12 people have been arrested in connection to a dog-fighting ring that spanned areas in Georgia, Mississippi, and Alabama, and police have seized around $500,000 in cash that was obtained from illegal gambling operations. More than 360 pit …

U.S. School Health Policies Improving, Says CDC

The epidemic of obesity in the U.S. has reached even children. Though some signs are showing improvement in childhood obesity numbers across the country, parents and policy makers are still looking to schools to teach children healthy eating practices. This …

‘Orange Is The New Black’ Season 2 Will Be Even More Compelling, According To Star Taylor Schilling
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If you liked Netflix’s Orange is the New Black Season 1, it sounds like you’re really going to enjoy Season 2, if recent comments from the cast are any indication. Things are being taken up a notch, according to star …

The Xbox One Will Launch On November 8 [Rumor]

At Gamescom, Sony announced that the PS4 would be launching on November 15 in North America. At the same show, Microsoft refused to commit to an actual date for the launch despite delaying the console’s launch in a number of …

Badger Cull: Pilot Efforts Begin in UK

The BBC is reporting around 5000 badgers are expected to be shot in the controversial badger cull, an effort which is intended to halt the spread of bovine tuberculosis in Great Britain. Many farmers are in favor of the efforts …

Twerking Miley Cyrus Was Almost As Important to Twitter as the Presidential Election

So, Miley Cyrus at the MTV Video Music Awards happened. Despite my firm belief that Miley’s performance will be looked back on in 10 years and deemed tame, it’s generating quite a bit of controversy. First, there was the backlash …

Xbox One Launch Title Pre-Order Bonuses Announced
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November is less than three months away, and the smell of the coming console war is in the air. Despite rumors of lowered shipment numbers for the year, hundreds of thousands of gamers in the U.S. and U.K. will have …

Lynette Fromme: Trial Footage With Gerald Ford Released

Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme, who was one of Charles Manson’s disciples, is in headlines this week after footage of her trial was released as part of a request from a historical group. Fromme was arrested in 1975 after approaching then-president Gerald …

Pulsars GPS: Navigating Smoothly Through Space Pulsars GPS: Navigating Smoothly Through Space

A group of scientists from Down Under are claiming they’ve solved the problem of navigating through space without getting lost. Their solution: radio and x-ray emissions from pulsars could be used to position a spacecraft. Astronomers have known about pulsars …

Amazon’s Mobile Associates API Brings Retail Shopping To Your Mobile App Amazon’s Mobile Associates API Brings Retail Shopping To Your Mobile App

Amazon is the world’s largest online retailer and it sells just about everything. It’s also host to one of the world’s largest mobile platforms with its Kindle Fire devices and Amazon Appstore for Android. Now the retailer is combining the …

Xbox One Shipments Lowered Over Manufacturing Delays [Rumor] Xbox One Shipments Lowered Over Manufacturing Delays [Rumor]

Sony garnered goodwill with gamers at this year’s E3 expo by simply announcing it would not implement hardware-level DRM it its upcoming PlayStation 4 console. Though Microsoft has since dialed back its ambitious plans to have the Xbox One locked …

Paula Patton’s Reaction To Twerking Miley
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Paula Patton was the subject of a lot of conversations yesterday after the twerk seen ’round the world–which involved Patton’s husband, Robin Thicke–had the web buzzing. Sunday night’s MTV VMAs were all anyone could talk about yesterday, but not because …

New Texting While Driving Game Is Exactly As Hard As It Should Be

You know that texting while driving is terribly dangerous and can lead to you running straight into a big truck full of crap. Or most likely something worse, like another human being. If you need a quick refresher on how …

‘Arrested Development’ Movie Is Being Worked On, Creator Also Working On ‘Something Else’ For Netflix ‘Arrested Development’ Movie Is Being Worked On, Creator Also Working On ‘Something Else’ For Netflix

Remember the days when we kept hearing about an Arrested Development movie that would never happen? You know, back after Fox canceled the show, but way before Netflix announced that it would resurrect it. Well, the days of hearing about …

The gMax 3D Printer Asks For Your Consideration On Kickstarter The gMax 3D Printer Asks For Your Consideration On Kickstarter
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Kickstarter has been an excellent platform for aspiring 3D printer manufacturers to find funding. Over the past year, a variety of 3D printers of all shapes and sizes have been funded on the site. Now another challenger has come forward …

Samsung Will Continue to Supply Apple, Says Report Samsung Will Continue to Supply Apple, Says Report
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As Samsung grew into Apple‘s main competitor in the high-end smartphone space, Apple used all of its might to hold back the Korean company while at the same time still using Samsung as a supplier. Apple did attempt to weaken …

Measles Outbreak Sickens 21 At Texas Megachurch

Diseases that spread quickly among populations, such as measles, tend to move like wildfire through tight-knit communities. That is exactly what is happening as a measles outbreak continues to move through a megachurch congregation in Texas. Eagle Mountain International Church …

Tesla Outsells Porsche And Others In California
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The state of California has long been considered to be more accepting of green technologies, especially in the realm of automobiles. Jokes about the streets being filled with the hybrid Toyota Prius are well known and made often. It should …