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HP Announces New EVP of Enterprise Services HP Announces New EVP of Enterprise Services

Back in August, HP announced a huge $8 billion write-down stemming from the loss of value seen in Electronic Data Systems (EDS). HP bought the company in 2008 for $13.9 billion. As part of the announcement, the company sacked John …

Paul Simon: Newtown Victim Was A Family Friend Paul Simon: Newtown Victim Was A Family Friend
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Paul Simon was among the mourners at the funeral for one of the victims of last Friday’s massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary; teacher Vicki Soto was a family friend. The beloved folk singer performed “The Sound Of Silence” at Soto’s …

Vimeo Boasts 14 Million Members and Over 675 Million Total Visits to End 2012 Vimeo Boasts 14 Million Members and Over 675 Million Total Visits to End 2012
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Vimeo says that their 2012 was amazing, now that they’ve grown to the size of the principality of Liechtenstein. Like most companies, Vimeo has released their 2012 year-in review, which features some interesting user statistics. Mainly, their member base has …

End Of The 13th Baktun Gets A Google Doodle, But U.S. Homepage Honors Newtown Victims End Of The 13th Baktun Gets A Google Doodle, But U.S. Homepage Honors Newtown Victims
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Google is “celebrating” the end of the 13th Baktun, or the last cycle of the Mayan calendar, which of course, legend has it, is supposed to bring the end of the world. So far, so good. Google is showing the …

Mila Kunis Targeted In Anti-Semitic Slur Mila Kunis Targeted In Anti-Semitic Slur
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Mila Kunis has had a big couple of years in Hollywood; apart from being one of the most in-demand actresses in the business, she earned accolades for her performance in “Black Swan” and was named “Sexiest Woman Alive” by Esquire …

Merck Drug Fails Major Clinical Trial Merck Drug Fails Major Clinical Trial

Merck, a major U.S. pharmaceutical company, announced this week that its drug “Tredaptive” has failed a clinical trial. The trial was meant to test the drug for its ability to improve patients’ heart health by increasing their levels of “good” …

Lively’s Wedding Photos Appear On Martha’s Site Lively’s Wedding Photos Appear On Martha’s Site
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When Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds married in a not-so-publicized ceremony in September, everyone wondered when the photos of the big day would be leaked. Now, it looks like a few have been published on MarthaStewartWeddings.com, and fans are joyfully …

Facebook Rolls Out New Privacy Settings Globally Facebook Rolls Out New Privacy Settings Globally
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It’s official. You should be seeing Facebook’s new privacy controls popping up any time now. The company has just announced that they should be rolling out to users are the world, including the U.S. “Last week we told you about …

God Mode “Retro” Shooter Announced God Mode “Retro” Shooter Announced

Atlus, the Japanese game publisher famous for handheld and downloadable titles such as the Megami Tensei series and Catherine, today announced a new downloadable third-person shooter. The game, called God Mode, will feature what Atlus is calling “retro shooter action” …

Adobe Acquires Behance For Creative Cloud Adobe Acquires Behance For Creative Cloud
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Adobe announced today that it has acquired social media platform Behance, which will become part of Adobe’s Creative Cloud. Adobe SVP and GM David Wadhwani says, “When we launched Creative Cloud earlier this year, we committed that we would give …

Facebook Shares Its Favorite Hacks Of 2012 Facebook Shares Its Favorite Hacks Of 2012
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Facebook encourages its developers to work on side projects throughout the year. Some of those projects end up being cool ideas that manage to be integrated into the Facebook platform proper. Others are just awesome ideas that must be seen …

Boiling Water Turns To Snow In Siberia Boiling Water Turns To Snow In Siberia
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It’s been demonstrated a few times before, but it’s no less beautiful and strange when we see it again: boiling water thrown into the air at temperatures of -41 degrees Celsius. If you’ve never witnessed it, the water instantly turns …

$99 Acer Android Tablet is on the Way $99 Acer Android Tablet is on the Way
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It’s been rumored for a while now that Google is developing a $99 version of its Nexus 7 tablet. Those rumors were based on manufacturing reports from Taiwanese gadget makers, such as Google’s Nexus 7 partner Asus. Now, it seems …

Spotify Now Available on Some Roku Players (More Coming Soon) Spotify Now Available on Some Roku Players (More Coming Soon)
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Good news, Roku owners: Spotify has just landed on your device, giving the predominately streaming video service one of the top streaming music options around. “Joining more than 600 video, entertainment and casual game channels already on Roku, the Spotify …

Fat Joe Guilty Of Not Paying His Taxes Fat Joe Guilty Of Not Paying His Taxes

Fat Joe, a New Jersey-based rapper, pleaded guilty today for failing to file taxes for the years 2007 and 2008. And like so many celebrities before him, he’s finding out that not filing can end up being very costly. Joe …

Wario Land 2 Lands On 3DS Virtual Console This Week Wario Land 2 Lands On 3DS Virtual Console This Week

Besides the excellent Crimson Shroud, Nintendo’s eShop has been devoid of any decent games the past few weeks. This week’s update contains a few notable games, but the real treat is a blast from the past. Headlining the 3DS eShop …

A Charlie Brown Christmas And Other Peanuts Books Will Soon Be Available As eBooks A Charlie Brown Christmas And Other Peanuts Books Will Soon Be Available As eBooks

It’s almost Christmas which means that you’ve probably watched A Charlie Brown Christmas about 20 times already. It’s a holiday classic for sure, but the book isn’t half bad either. It and a number of other Peanuts printed works will …

Cassini to Track Venus Transit, Study Exoplanets Cassini to Track Venus Transit, Study Exoplanets

NASA announced today that it will begin using the Cassini probe’s visual and infrared mapping spectrometer (VIMS) for uses other than studying Saturn and its moons. On Friday, from its vantage point in orbit around Saturn, the VIMS will be …

Die Hard, the Best Xmas Movie Ever, Finally Gets a Song Expressing That Undeniable Fact Die Hard, the Best Xmas Movie Ever, Finally Gets a Song Expressing That Undeniable Fact

The best Christmas movie is Die Hard. This is not debatable. Oh, Die Hard‘s not a real Christmas movie? Shut up and look closer, smart guy. It has everything a great Christmas movie needs, in that it’s set during Christmas. …

Kim Kardashian Tweets Out Behind-The-Scenes Pics Kim Kardashian Tweets Out Behind-The-Scenes Pics

Kim Kardashian and her uber-famous family recently released their annual Christmas card to the world, which this year saw them all dressed in white with copious amounts of confetti streaming in the background. But fans of the family’s reality show …

New Path Search Lets You Explore Your History On Facebook, Instagram And Foursquare New Path Search Lets You Explore Your History On Facebook, Instagram And Foursquare
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Path has launched a new search feature for iOS and Android, and it’s already getting a lot of buzz. But then again, so did Path itself. The feature is part of the latest update to the app – 2.9. “Search …

Borderlands 2 Headlines Start Of Steam Holiday Sale Borderlands 2 Headlines Start Of Steam Holiday Sale

Christmas may be right around the corner, but Steam is already getting us all in the Christmas spirit by offering a two week long Steam sale of epic proportions. That’s right, folks, the Steam Holiday Sale is finally upon us. …

Angry Birds Rio Gets Power-Ups in New Update Angry Birds Rio Gets Power-Ups in New Update
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What started as a movie tie-in has become a full-fledged member of the Angry Birds game line-up. Angry Birds Rio may have been released almost two years ago, but Rovio isn’t a developer that leaves their customers wanting for updates. …

Facebook Tests Paid Messages That Are Guaranteed to Reach Users’ Inboxes Facebook Tests Paid Messages That Are Guaranteed to Reach Users’ Inboxes
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Facebook has been doing a lot as of late to improve their Messages product and to encourage more people to use it. Back in August, Facebook totally redesigned the look of Messages on desktop, giving it a new side-by-side view …