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PlayStation 4 Developer Kits Feature AMD A10 Processor [RUMOR] PlayStation 4 Developer Kits Feature AMD A10 Processor [RUMOR]
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Rumors this week are flying about new “Orbis” development kits being shipped out to developers. Orbis is the codename for Sony’s next-generation console, which will undoubtedly be PlayStation branded. Not much has been leaked about the next generation of consoles …

Apple Loses Major Trademark Dispute In Mexico Apple Loses Major Trademark Dispute In Mexico
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Since 2003, Mexican residents have been serviced by telecommunications company iFone. Apple started selling the iPhone in the country in 2007 and registered its own trademark. The Cupertino-based company then brought legal action against iFone in 2009, and iFone sued …

Facebook Reclaims Its “X Are Like Facebook” Ad Campaign Facebook Reclaims Its “X Are Like Facebook” Ad Campaign

In early October, Facebook made a pretty huge, but pretty unsurprising announcement. The company had officially crossed the one billion monthly active user mark. To accompany the news, Facebook unveiled its first-ever TV ad, “Chairs.” The ad compared Facebook to …

George Lucas’ Money From Disney Already Earmarked George Lucas’ Money From Disney Already Earmarked
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George Lucas’ monetary worth has long been debated over and speculated on; as the creator of the insanely successful “Star Wars” franchise, he’s been able to line his pockets with gold over the past forty-odd years, and it seems everyone …

Ice Cream Sandwich Is On A Quarter Of All Android Devices Ice Cream Sandwich Is On A Quarter Of All Android Devices

In its Android distribution reports, Google has shown that Gingerbread is slowly losing its grip on the Android market. The keyword here is “slowly” as the most prominent Android OS doesn’t seem to be giving up the fight just yet. …

Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn Episode 5 – The Rescue Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn Episode 5 – The Rescue
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The conclusion to Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn gives a glimpse into what it would be like to be one of those UNSC soldiers that occasionally accompany Master Chief on his adventures. I can’t speak for others, but I barely …

Baidu Acquires Majority Stake In Chinese Video Property iQiyi Baidu Acquires Majority Stake In Chinese Video Property iQiyi

In a move that should seal its spot as the Google of China, Baidu announced that it has acquired a stake in online video platform iQiyi from Providence Equity Partners though the property is closer to a Hulu than to …

Check-in on Facebook, Get Free Wi-Fi? Check-in on Facebook, Get Free Wi-Fi?
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Small and medium-sized businesses have now had a few years to incentivize the “check-in.” Between Foursquare, Facebook, and other networks that offer location broadcasting, businesses have found that check-ins can lead to social buzz. And because check-ins get their business’ …

Model: Sandy Photo Shoot Was Not Disrespectful Model: Sandy Photo Shoot Was Not Disrespectful
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A Brazilian model who turned the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy into her own photo shoot is defending the pictures, saying they aren’t disrespectful. Nana Gouvea has garnered quite a bit of heat and attention for the photos and, as soon …

Google vs. Publishers: Who’s Right? Google vs. Publishers: Who’s Right?
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The story is old, but it is ongoing. It’s the same argument that’s been around for years, but it’s reaching a boiling point, and it’s doing so at a time when the flow of news is coming from more directions …

Foursquare Unveils New Voting App for Election Day Foursquare Unveils New Voting App for Election Day

Today, Foursquare unveiled the new “I Voted” app. Powered by the Google Civic Information API, the app will give you everything you need to know to make you a good citizen and informed voter. Well, maybe not a truly informed …

Portal 2 DLC For PlayStation Move is on the Way Portal 2 DLC For PlayStation Move is on the Way
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November 6 is a big day. It’s election day in the U.S. More importantly, it’s also launch day for Halo 4. Sony is trying its best to take some wind out of Microsoft’s sails, though, and will be releasing a …

PayPal Announces Holiday Price Match, Return Shipping PayPal Announces Holiday Price Match, Return Shipping

PayPal announced today that it will be offering holiday promotions for the first time, through the end of the year. These include price matching, “bill me later,” and return shipping courtesy of PayPal. “Pay with PayPal and get the lowest …

Galaxy S III Mini Hits The UK On November 8 Galaxy S III Mini Hits The UK On November 8
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Samsung has found incredible success with the Galaxy S III. Even Apple’s best attempts at routing Samsung with patent lawsuits only served to increase sales of the Android device. Now Samsung is almost ready to move into phase two of …

Amanda Bynes Comes Out Of Tanning Booth Nude Amanda Bynes Comes Out Of Tanning Booth Nude
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Amanda Bynes has had a crazy year, full of alleged hit-and-runs, drunk driving, driving without a license, and bizzarre behavior in public places. While her car was impounded recently in an effort to keep her off the streets, she’s still …

Facebook Ads, No Shave November, and Glee Facebook Ads, No Shave November, and Glee

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

iOS With Widgets Could Work Like This [VIDEO] iOS With Widgets Could Work Like This [VIDEO]

Two of the things Android has always done better than iOS are notifications and widgets. While iOS 5 finally introduced Android-style window-shade notifications, Apple’s mobile OS still hasn’t fully embraced widgets. In the meantime, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean has resizable …

Google Affiliate Network Gets Structured Promo Data Google Affiliate Network Gets Structured Promo Data
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Google announced the launch of structured promotional data for links in the Google Affiliate Network. Publishers can get links with offers, promotional codes and discounts to automate and display the latest promos. Publishers can also now search and filter by …

Zynga Launches CityVille 2 On Facebook Zynga Launches CityVille 2 On Facebook
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It’s old news by now, but Zynga is still in a fair bit of trouble. The company downsized its workforce by 150 employees last month and closed a studio.The move undoubtedly raised some concerns about the future of the company, …

Gmail Is Now Bigger Than Hotmail Gmail Is Now Bigger Than Hotmail
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Google said in June that it had 425 million unique users a month (an increase of 75 million from the number the company reported in January). Google has reportedly claimed the top webmail spot based on its own internal numbers, …

BANG! Here’s a Bunch of Cute Animals Playing Dead [VIDEO] BANG! Here’s a Bunch of Cute Animals Playing Dead [VIDEO]
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No animals were harmed in the making of this video. Well, maybe the hamster. As we approach Friday, time seems to slow down to a crawl. For a mid-afternoon pick-up, here’s an awesome supercut(e) of a bunch of different animals …

Pascual Pérez Dies at 55, Major League Baseball Player Pascual Pérez Dies at 55, Major League Baseball Player
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The baseball world loses a great and talented player today as we learn about the death of Pascual Pérez, a baseball player from the Dominican Republic who played for various American-based major league teams. At the start of Pérez’s career, …

Call of Duty: Black Ops II Nuketown 2025 Trailer Released Call of Duty: Black Ops II Nuketown 2025 Trailer Released
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Nuketown was one of the most popular multiplayer maps in the original Call of Duty: Black Ops. Its small size placed an emphasis on short-range battles and made killstreak rewards more potent. Battles on Nuketown were hectic and could sometimes …

iOS 6.1 Beta Now Available To Developers iOS 6.1 Beta Now Available To Developers

By all accounts, the iPhone 5 is doing really well. The massive influx of iPhone 5 owners coupled with pre-existing iPhone owners upgrading to iOS 6 means that developers have to adapt to new rules when developing or upgrading apps. …