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XCOM Mechs Teased in New ‘Enemy Within’ Trailer

With the launch of The Bureau: XCOM Declassified now a quickly-fading memory, 2K has turned its attention back to the main XCOM strategy game franchise. The publisher and developer Firaxis recently revealed the first full expansion for XCOM: Enemy Unknown, …

Watch Mark Cerny Talk About His PS4 Launch Title Knack

Mark Cerny is the most delightful hardware/software engineer that you’ll ever meet. His talk about his experiences as the PS4’s lead system architect sounds like it would be boring, but it’s actually a fascinating look into the mind of a …

Google’s Christian Oestlien Reportedly Jumps Over To Twitter Google’s Christian Oestlien Reportedly Jumps Over To Twitter

All Things D is reporting that Twitter has hired Christian Oestlien, Google’s Product Management Director, Google Display Advertising, to become its new senior director of growth and international. Oestlien, the report says, would report to Twitter VP of Product Michael …

Walkie Talkie Skyscraper: Glass Melts Parked Cars

Residents in London have been getting some nasty surprises recently when they park too close to the famous “walkie-talkie skyscraper“, which isn’t even finished with construction yet. The 37-story building–which gets the nickname from its unique shape–is situated in just …

Trent Reznor on Twitter, Oversharing, and How Dick Pics Aren’t OK Trent Reznor on Twitter, Oversharing, and How Dick Pics Aren’t OK

Nine Inch Nails’ Trent Reznor may operate a Twitter account with over 1.6 million followers, but that doesn’t mean that he thinks all the sharing that’s going on over there is a-ok. Reznor recently sat down with SPIN magazine for …

Ronda Rousey: “Ultimate Fighter” Made Her Hate Gym
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Ronda Rousey has had a busy year; besides coaching on the 18th season of “The Ultimate Fighter” opposite her nemesis, Meisha Tate, she also landed a part in the Sylvester Stallone vehicle “The Expendables 3″ as well as one in …

Amazon Announces A New Kindle Paperwhite Amazon Announces A New Kindle Paperwhite

The Kindle Fire may be Amazon’s major focus these days, but the retailer hasn’t forgotten its incredibly successful line of e-readers. In fact, it announced a brand new Kindle last year with the Paperwhite, and the retailer decided today that …

Facebook Pics Affect Teens’ Risky Behavior, Shows Study Facebook Pics Affect Teens’ Risky Behavior, Shows Study
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Parents have been warning their children about the affects of peer pressure for decades now. However, the pressure teens today face on social media is a new phenomenon that parents largely don’t understand. New research is now showing that peer …

Orange Is The New Black’s ‘Pornstache’ Has Some Drinks, Talks Mustaches

Pablo Schreiber, who plays “Pornstache” on Netflix’s Orange is the New Black appeared on Made Man’s Speakeasy to speak (and knock back some drinks) with Paul F. Tompkins. He calls his character “the absolute worst human being you may ever …

Miley Cyrus Compares Performance To Madonna, Britney
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Miley Cyrus recently did her first interview post-VMAs and said that all this business about the media blowing up her twerk-filled, tongue-wagging performance is pretty silly. “I don’t pay attention to the negative because I’ve seen this play out so …

Guy Buys Promoted Tweets to Shame British Airways into Finding His Lost Luggage Guy Buys Promoted Tweets to Shame British Airways into Finding His Lost Luggage
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Lost luggage is a huge pain in the ass – we all know the feeling. But it happens. What one British Airways patron couldn’t deal with was the customer service he received after his luggage was lost (or lack thereof). …

KitKat 4.4 Is The Future Of Confectionery Delights

It’s no secret now that the next version of Android is called KitKat. Google and Nestle have even teamed up to give away free Nexus 7s and Google Play credit. In announcing the partnership, Nestle has put together a genius …

Pippa Middleton Walking Down The Aisle In Spring?

Pippa Middleton has only been seeing beau Nico Jackson for six months, but that hasn’t stopped rumors that she’s headed down the aisle from invading the web. Middleton reportedly accepted a proposal from Jackson recently but has kept the news …

Diablo III Hits Xbox 360, PlayStation 3

As announced back at this year’s E3 conference, Diablo III has now made its debut on consoles. The game is out now for both PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Blizzard also announced today that a downloadable version of Diablo III …

‘True Blood’ Season 7 Will Be The Last One

HBO’s popular vampire show True Blood is coming to an end. According to multiple reports, the show will end its run in 2014, with Season 7 being the last. The news was reportedly announced by HBO Programming President Michael Lombardo. …

Is Google Putting Android On More Than Just Mobile Devices With KitKat? Is Google Putting Android On More Than Just Mobile Devices With KitKat?
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This afternoon, Google surprised the lot of us by announcing the new version of Android. Instead of the rumored Key Lime Pie name, Google partnered with Nestle to name it KitKat. That’s about all we know at the moment, but …

Facebook Really Hates Anything Related to Boobies Facebook Really Hates Anything Related to Boobies

If you’re an artist or a breastfeeding mother, you’re probably well aware that Facebook isn’t too fond of boobies. Honestly, the mere appearance of a bare breast is often enough to kick Facebook’s content moderation system into high gear – …

Google+ Tops Twitter in Mobile App Popularity Google+ Tops Twitter in Mobile App Popularity
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A recent study from London-based GlobalWebIndex reveals that Google+ tops Twitter in terms of popularity with smartphone app users worldwide. The study places Google+ at number 4 behind Google Maps, Facebook, and YouTube. Twitter comes in at number 6, right …

Thousands of Heart Disease Deaths Preventable, Says CDC

With obesity and its accompanying medical issues now declared an epidemic in the U.S., researchers have been scrambling to stem the tide and help save lives. Today, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provided data showing that …

‘The League’ Season 4 Hits Netflix ‘The League’ Season 4 Hits Netflix

The fourth season of FX’s comedy The League is now available on Netflix in the U.S. as of today. The addition couldn’t get here soon enough for fans of the show, as Season 5 debuts on FXX on Wednesday, and …

Yahoo Gets Former AOL Networks Chief Ned Brody As SVP Of The Americas Yahoo Gets Former AOL Networks Chief Ned Brody As SVP Of The Americas

Yahoo announced today that Ned Brody, the former CEO of AOL Networks, has joined the company to take on the role of SVP of the Americas. He will oversee the company’s advertising business in North and South America. COO Henrique …

The Next Android Will Be ‘KitKat,’ Not ‘Key Lime Pie’ The Next Android Will Be ‘KitKat,’ Not ‘Key Lime Pie’
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The next version of Android (4.4) will follow the operating system’s running tradition of being named after a sweet treat, but it’s not going to be Key Lime Pie, as many have expected for quite some time. In fact, The …

“Pieces Of 9-11″: Song Looks Outside N.Y. For Inspiration
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As we approach the 12th anniversary of one of the most deadly and tragic days in our history, a musician is gearing up for the release of his double-CD set, which pays tribute to those who lost their lives when …

Sony Announces Two More Indie Games At PAX

PAX Prime took place over the weekend and Sony held a small event showcasing some of the indie titles headed to its platforms. Most of the games shown at the event were already shown at E3 or Gamescom, but the …