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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 …

Katt Williams: Slap Came After The “N-Word” Katt Williams: Slap Came After The “N-Word”
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Katt Williams has been involved in a string of bizarre incidents in the past few months, including allegedly throwing a lit cigarette at a woman, starting a brawl with fans in a comedy club, assaulting his former assistant (and subsequently …

Make Your Kids (And Potential Employers) Think You’re Smarter Than You Are With The Google Search App Make Your Kids (And Potential Employers) Think You’re Smarter Than You Are With The Google Search App
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Google has put out a couple new ads for its Search App. The last time they did that (in November), we saw a little girl and her mother figure out how to come up with a Martin Van buren costume …

3D Printed Records Don’t Sound That Great 3D Printed Records Don’t Sound That Great

Vinyl records are making a comeback. The superior sound quality that’s afforded by records has prompted numerous musical acts to release albums on the age old technology alongside the usual CD and digital releases. Indie acts, who might not have …

Claire Danes’ Baby Is Born, Already Has Twitter Talking Claire Danes’ Baby Is Born, Already Has Twitter Talking

Claire Danes, who endeared herself to a particular generation as flame-haired Angela Chase on “My So-Called Life” and now stars on the highly popular show “Homeland”, has given birth to her baby boy. This is the first child for Danes …

Flipboard Gets Optimized For Android Tablets Flipboard Gets Optimized For Android Tablets

Flipboard announced today that it has updated its Android app to deliver an experience that is optimized for tablets. “Now anyone with a Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1, GALAXY Tab series, Nexus 10 or other seven-inch or larger tablet that runs …

Final Fantasy IV Now Out for iPhone, Trailer Released Final Fantasy IV Now Out for iPhone, Trailer Released

Final Fantasy IV is now out for iOS devices, including the iPhone and iPad. The game includes the 3D graphics overhaul from the 3DS version of the game, “revamped” events, and achievements to earn. Also, the Final Fantasy IV App …

‘Safari’ Wasn’t Named ‘Freedom’ Because That Sounded Like a Feminine Hygiene Product ‘Safari’ Wasn’t Named ‘Freedom’ Because That Sounded Like a Feminine Hygiene Product
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Steve Jobs apparently liked the name “Freedom” for a web browser. Makes sense – Apple’s foray into the browser world could have been seen as “freedom” from the oppressive rule of Internet Explorer. But “Freedom” was nixed, in part to …

Tumblr For iPad Is Now A Reality Tumblr For iPad Is Now A Reality

Tumblr has finally launched an iPad-optimized version of its iOS app. Tumblr staff simply says, “Without further ado, Tumblr for iPad is finally here. We hope you like it as much as we do.” Well, they did also call it …

Texas Dust Storm Kills One, Closes Highway Texas Dust Storm Kills One, Closes Highway

A gusty dust-storm popped up in West Texas yesterday, causing one fatal car accident and 17 injuries as drivers fought to keep their vehicles on the road. Part of Interstate 27 was closed for about six hours. 23 vehicles were …

Google’s ITA Data Heads To MileWise For iPhone Google’s ITA Data Heads To MileWise For iPhone

Google announced today that MileWise users can search with its ITA Software QPX pricing and shopping technology on their iPhones, in addition to on miilewise.com. “This means MileWise users have improved speed and range of search options whether they’re using …

DARPA’s Robot Mule Is Even Scarier Than Before DARPA’s Robot Mule Is Even Scarier Than Before
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Remember DARPA’s LS3 robotic mule from a few moths back. At that point, the robot was just beginning to learn how to walk on rugged terrain and make horrifying noises. Now it’s back and better than ever which means it’s …

Borderlands 2 “Big Game Hunt” DLC Trailer Released Borderlands 2 “Big Game Hunt” DLC Trailer Released

All large publishers are selling pre-sale packages of future promised DLC for their triple-A titles, but too often some of those promised add-ons end up being rather sparse, or an odd amalgamation of features. Take, for example, the Xbox 360 …

Crocodile Leaps at Tourists in Australian National Park [VIDEO] Crocodile Leaps at Tourists in Australian National Park [VIDEO]

Australia has a reputation for housing some of the strangest and most frightening wildlife that the good Earth has to offer. And apparently, even the cute little crocs in the country are thirsty for your blood. Ok, “cute little croc” …