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Blizzcon Returns To Anaheim On November 8

Blizzard fans were understandably distraught last year when the beloved developer announced that Blizzcon had been canceled for the year. Some feared that the annual show was done for good, but fortunately, that is not the case. Blizzard announced today …

Girl Catches Fire In Hospital: Hand Sanitizer Involved?
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A girl who mysteriously caught fire while in the hospital for a head injury is making headlines this week, although the incident happened earlier this month. Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in Portland, Oregon held a press conference this week wherein they …

Go the F**k to Sleep Author Has Some Words For Google

Google has released its latest Authors@Google video, which features authors Adam Mansbach and T Cooper. The former is best known for his “children’s book for adults” titled Go the F**k to Sleep. The popular book was made even more popular …

Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs Coming Q2 2013

Amnesia: The Dark Descent revitalized the survival horror genre on PC with its Lovecraftian atmosphere and distinct lack of offensive weaponry. The indie title went on to sell over one million copies. The sequel to that game, Amnesia: A Machine …

You Can Watch a Live-Tweeted C-Section on Wednesday You Can Watch a Live-Tweeted C-Section on Wednesday
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Tomorrow, you can watch the miracle of life unfold on Twitter. Women’s Memorial Hermann Hospital at Memorial City Medical Center in Houston Texas will be the first hospital to live-tweet a surgical birth. “This is a medically indicated c-section. 39-year-old …

Miyamoto Becomes A Ghostbuster, Talks Up Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon

The business world will tell you that the Wii U is doomed. After all, the console only sold 57,000 units in January, which is by all accounts pretty bad. That being said, Nintendo is taking it all in stride, and …

“Party Princess”: Manslaughter Charge Carries 30-Year Sentence
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The self-proclaimed “Party Princess” of Miami, Karlie Tomica, is now facing a DUI manslaughter charge after a Miami court added her blood-alcohol content to their case on Friday. 20-year old Tomica allegedly left her job as bartender at the popular …

Alibaba Launches Search Engine Aliyun Alibaba Launches Search Engine Aliyun

Alibaba has launched a new search engine called Aliyun, which makes use of the same brand as its mobile operating system. Both are actually operated by an Alibaba subsidiary, AliCloud. Google and Alibaba had a bit of a beef last …

Apple Hacked with Same Attack That Hit Facebook, Will Release Anti-Malware Tool for Infected Macs Apple Hacked with Same Attack That Hit Facebook, Will Release Anti-Malware Tool for Infected Macs

Facebook isn’t the only high-profile tech company reporting that hackers have targeted them. This time, it’s Apple. According to Reuters, Apple was hit with the same Java exploit that targeted Facebook employees last month (although the company didn’t release that …

Prince Michael Jackson: Job At “ET” To Precede Acting Career?
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Prince Michael Jackson, the 16-year old son of late pop icon Michael Jackson, recently landed a gig with “Entertainment Tonight” as an on-air correspondent. The teenager got to sit down with the stars of “Oz The Great And Powerful” for …

Google Talks About Phone Number Spam Again Google Talks About Phone Number Spam Again

Nearly a year ago, Google’s Matt Cutts took to Google+ to discuss phone number spam. “I wanted to clarify a quick point: when people search for a phone number and land on a page like the one below, it’s not …

Ubisoft, EA Cross-Pollenate Uplay, Origin With Each Others’ Games
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Electronic Arts (EA) and Ubisoft today announced that a few of their published titles will grace each others’ online storefront. Ubisoft titles, such as Assassin’s Creed III and Far Cry 3, can now be purchased through EA’s Origin store, with …

Canonical Is Bringing Ubuntu To Tablets Canonical Is Bringing Ubuntu To Tablets

Ubuntu is set to take the world by storm this year by coming to smartphones, smart TVs and more desktops than ever before. Now it’s time for Ubuntu to tackle the final frontier. Canonical announced today that its bringing Ubuntu …

Misha Will Reawaken Your Crappy Tattoo [VIDEO]

Yeah, it’s an ad for Converse. I don’t really know what Converse was going for, however. But who cares? Misha, I’ll let you reawaken my crappy tattoo any day.

Google Talks About Keeping Your Account From Being Hijacked Google Talks About Keeping Your Account From Being Hijacked

As Microsoft has announced a broad launch of its new Outlook.com webmail product, Google has taken the opportunity to discuss how prevalent fraudulent spam that appears to be coming from people you know has become, and the efforts it is …

Hotline Miami Headed to PlayStation 3, Vita With Cross-Buy

Devolver Digital and Dennaton Games today announced that Hotline Miami will be coming to the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita consoles. A specific release date has not been announced, but the game will be hitting Sony’s consoles sometime this spring. …

Google Stock Hits All-Time High, Surpassing $800 Google Stock Hits All-Time High, Surpassing $800
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Google shares reached an all-time high today, surpassing $800 for the first time in the company’s history. It was only in September, when we reported that Google hit a record high at $748.90, and obviously, they’ve come a long way …

House of Cards Made 86% of Netflix Users More Likely to Stick Around House of Cards Made 86% of Netflix Users More Likely to Stick Around
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Netflix has refused to release any specific data on how many of its subscribers are watching their first foray into big-budget original content, House of Cards. Content Chief Ted Sarandos has said that the show is currently the most-watched thing …

Travis Barker Skipping Blink-182 Tour

Travis Barker has announced that he won’t be able to join his bandmates on their Australian tour this year due to a crippling fear of flying. The 37-year old says he can’t bring himself to get back on a plane …

Last.fm Open Sources Moost, A C++ Library Last.fm Open Sources Moost, A C++ Library
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Last.fm may be well known for its Internet radio services, but the company is also breaking into the open source scene. It’s latest release is sure to pleas all the C++ coders out there. Last.fm’s Marcus Holland-Moritz announced today that …

California Shooting Spree Leaves Several Dead

Several people are dead today after a man went on a shooting spree on a California highway. Details are still coming in about the rampage, which began shortly after five a.m. this morning in Ladera Ranch. There, the unidentified man …

Here’s Eric Schmidt’s Solve For X Speech Here’s Eric Schmidt’s Solve For X Speech

Google has released the video for Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt’s recent speech from the company’s Solve For X event. “A lot of life is about luck, and our goal is to make more luck for ourselves, so that the little …

Sergey Brin Talks ‘Moonshots’ And Pizza Sergey Brin Talks ‘Moonshots’ And Pizza

I’m starting to think he really doesn’t take that Google Glass off. Google co-founder recently spoke at Google’s Solve For X event, and the company has made the speech available online. The event is about “moonshot” ideas, and he shares …

HTC One Smartphone Officially Announced HTC One Smartphone Officially Announced

Today HTC officially announced its new flagship Android smartphone, the HTC One. The device will feature a 4.7-inch screen with a 1080p resolution and 468 pixels per square inch. It has a 1.7GHz quad-core Snapdragon processor, 2GB of RAM, and …