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GameStop Has Sold Out Of PS4 Preorders
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In mid-June, Sony’s Andrew House said that PS4 demand “may well outstrip supply.” It only took about a month for that to become reality at one of the largest game retailers. Game Informer reports that GameStop has stopped taking PS4 …

Astronomers Find Extra-Galactic Radio Bursts

Astronomers this week announced that the first confirmed radio bursts from outside our Milky Way galaxy have been detected. A team of astronomers using the Parkes Observatory in Australia have detected four bursts, each originating from billions of light-years from …

Stacy Keibler And George Clooney Are Dunzo
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Stacy Keibler and George Clooney are reportedly calling it quits after years of constant speculation and rumors. The couple spent July fourth apart–he in Italy, she in L.A.–and haven’t been seen publicly together since March, when they spent time in …

Jelly Bean Is Finally On More Android Devices Than Gingerbread Jelly Bean Is Finally On More Android Devices Than Gingerbread

Over the last year, we’ve seen Android 2.3, or Gingerbread, slowly lose its majority share of Android distribution. Android 4.0, or Ice Cream Sandwich, helped start the decline of Gingerbread, but it was Android 4.1/4.2, or Jelly Bean, that really …

Grand Theft Auto V Gameplay Trailer Released

Since the big reveal of Grand Theft Auto V last fall, each new revelation and trailer has been a huge event for gamers. The trio of trailers released back in April sparked rumors about how the game will play with …

Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Comparison Video Released

Final Fantasy fans have been eagerly anticipating the HD remakes of Final Fantasy X and Final Fantasy X-2 for a while now. However, a valid question is whether a graphical remake can justify replaying hundreds of hours of gameplay (including …

Jennifer Aniston Shops For New Home Decor Amid Breakup Rumors

Jennifer Aniston was spotted out recently with fiance Justin Theroux, shopping for things to fill their new home despite rumors of a breakup. The couple went shopping in L.A. together after word of a possible split began circulating around Hollywood. …

Lawsuit Against NSA Can Move Forward As Judge Smacks Down State Secret Defense Lawsuit Against NSA Can Move Forward As Judge Smacks Down State Secret Defense
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Many of the questionable actions taken by our government in the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks have been defended on the grounds of state secrecy or executive privilege. It’s been pretty effective thus far in stopping challenges mounted against …

Microsoft Restructuring Plan Could be Unveiled on Thursday Microsoft Restructuring Plan Could be Unveiled on Thursday

Earlier this month, Microsoft’s Don Mattrick, president of the Xbox division, left the company to become the CEO of struggling mobile game developer Zynga. The move was quite sudden, with Microsoft left leaving CEO Steve Ballmer in charge of this …

David Fincher Directed This Ad For Calvin Klein, Featuring Rooney Mara David Fincher Directed This Ad For Calvin Klein, Featuring Rooney Mara

Calvin Klein has a new ad out today, and it just happens to star Rooney Mara (and she smiles in it). It also just happens to be directed by David Fincher, who directed Mara in The Girl with the Dragon …

‘Angry Trayvon’ Game Reportedly Yanked, Still Up in Google Play

In “yeah, that was probably the best idea for all involved” news, a game depicting Trayvon Martin as a ruthless revenge killer has been yanked from the Android Market – at least according to the game’s developers. But wait, it’s …

Barnes & Noble CEO William Lynch Has Resigned Barnes & Noble CEO William Lynch Has Resigned

The bookstore business is in a transition period and Barnes & Noble has caught the worst of it. The company is shuffling around its executives for a fresh perspective, and hopefully better returns later this year. Barnes & Noble announced …

Pudu Deer: World’s Smallest Deer Born In New York

A tiny baby Southern pudu deer has been born at the Queens Zoo, and a photo of her has gone viral due to her extreme cuteness. The doe–whose name hasn’t been announced yet–weighed just one pound when she was born …

Netflix Extends CBS Deal, Gets More Titles Netflix Extends CBS Deal, Gets More Titles
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Netflix and CBS announced this morning that they have extended their multi-year licensing agreement, which allows Netflix to continue streaming select programs from the CBS library. The deal includes titles that are already available on Netflix, such as: Jericho, Medium, …

Randy Travis in Critical Condition

Country music legend Randy Travis is critically ill. Travis, 54, currently admitted to an unidentified hospital in Texas, is suffering from the effects of viral cardiomyopathy, according to Travis spokesperson Kirt Webster. Travis had been touring recently, performing in Detroit …

Even Pacific Rim May Not Be Immune To The Cheap Game Tie-In

Every preview thus far has convinced me more and more that Pacific Rim will be the best movie of 2013. Sure, I’m easy to please, but giant robots and giant monsters do usually make everything better. Unfortunately, that nearly universal …

Louisiana Sinkhole Forces Evacuation Of 350 Residents
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A sinkhole that has reached 22 acres in size is forcing the evacuation of 350 people in Louisiana after an underground salt dome cavern collapsed. The original hole opened up last August, and now several families are having to give …

Facebook Gives Some Page Admins ‘Pages To Watch’ Module Facebook Gives Some Page Admins ‘Pages To Watch’ Module
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Facebook evidently wants businesses to keep track of their competitors’ pages on the social network, as some admins have spotted a new “Pages To Watch” module in the admin panel. Working from a tip from Blue Mark Digital Director Nick …

Splinter Cell Blacklist Gameplay Video Shows Traversal, Stealth

Based on the trailer Ubisoft used when announcing Splinter Cell Blacklist, gamers could easily be forgiven for thinking the publisher had turned the franchise into some sort of Team America-inspired shooter. Further videos have revealed it’s not quite that bad, …

Payday 2 Gameplay Video Shows How Not To Rob A Bank

There’s still little over a month before the sequel to the PC game hit, Payday, becomes available on Steam. To get us ready, the developers are inviting various publications into their fold, giving them a go at Payday 2. In …

‘Xbox’ Was the Best Choice at the Time, Proves Rejected Names List

Say what you want about the name Microsoft decided to give its groundbreaking gaming console back in 2001 – but “Xbox” sure beats “M-PAC” (Microsoft Play and Action Center). Today, we get confirmation that whatever you think about the name …

Justin Bieber Pirates Off The Internet, Just Like The Rest Of Us Justin Bieber Pirates Off The Internet, Just Like The Rest Of Us
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So, what do you do if you are a multimillionaire pop music idol and you want to watch Anderson Silva get KTFO’d, but you don’t have the Pay-Per-View broadcast handy? Well, if you aren’t a big money teenage dreamboat, you …

Edward Snowden Predicted U.S. Response To His NSA Leaks Edward Snowden Predicted U.S. Response To His NSA Leaks
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In early June, Edward Snowden, a former NSA contractor, worked with The Guardian and Washington Post to release a number of leaks regarding the NSA’s spy programs. In that first week, The Guardian also released a video interview with Snowden …

Amanda Bynes Calls the Obamas ‘Ugly’ on Twitter
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In the latest installment of the Amanda Bynes-saying-something-odd-on-Twitter show, the former Nickelodeon star has now decided to call President Obama, as well as the First Lady, “ugly.” “Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are ugly!” writes Bynes. Say what you will …