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Nintendo Direct Announces The Year Of Luigi

Early this morning, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata appeared in the latest Nintendo Direct wearing a Luigi hat. He says that the hat is in celebration of Luigi finally becoming a central character after being in the background for so long. …

Apple Drops MacBook Prices, Updates Processors Apple Drops MacBook Prices, Updates Processors

Apple announced today that it is reducing prices on its MacBook Pro with Retina display line. It’s also updating the processors. The 13-inch version is now $1,499 for 122GB of flash, and $1,699 for a new 2.6 GHz processor and …

Harlem Shake Spreads to Facebook & Google HQ

I’m not sure if two of the biggest internet companies in the world actively participating in the latest meme craze is a fun thing or a death-of-the-meme- type thing. Either way, it’s happening. Both Facebook and Google’s employees have decided …

“Newborn” 13-Year Old: Pictures Go Viral
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A 13-year old boy who was adopted along with his sister has found sudden fame on the web after a “newborn” photo session garnered thousands of likes on Facebook. Latrell Higgins and his younger sister, Chanya, were adopted by a …

Facebook Gets API Error Notifications Facebook Gets API Error Notifications

In November of last year, Facebook introduced Developer Alerts to help developers know when something goes wrong with their app. The original alerts only covered breaking changes, app status changes and policy violations. Now Facebook is adding another important aspect …

Adobe Announces Pre-Release For New Coldfusion 10 Platforms Adobe Announces Pre-Release For New Coldfusion 10 Platforms

Adobe announced a few days ago that it has opened up for a short pre-release to get feedback on the support for new platforms for Coldfusion 10. Adobe’s Rakshith Naresh shared the following program description: The ColdFusion 10 – New …

Watch Gabe Newell, J.J. Abrams Talk About Films And Gaming

During the annual D.I.C.E. conference last week, a number of gaming luminaries spoke on the state of the industry. These talks were all posted online with the exception of one that didn’t show up until this week. Unfortunately, it was …

Aquaman Defends the Seas in New Injustice: Gods Among Us Trailer
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If the Batman vs. Bane and Wonder Woman vs. Harley Quinn trailers haven’t already convinced you that Injustice: Gods Among Us is a title to keep an eye on, today’s reveal is sure to put the game on your “most …

The Internship Trailer Is Here (You Know, That Vince Vaughn Google Movie) The Internship Trailer Is Here (You Know, That Vince Vaughn Google Movie)

The trailer for The Internship is out, following a Google+ Hangout with stars Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson. If you’re expecting a jOBS-like look at a major tech company, you’re probably going to be disappointed. If you’re expecting a Vince …

Groupon Does the Harlem Shake, Too Groupon Does the Harlem Shake, Too

As you know, the Harlem Shake craze has hit hard and fast. YouTube says that in just this month they’ve seen 12,000 versions with over 44 million views. Not to be left out, Groupon’s staff have just put out their …

“Boy And His Bulldog” Pics: Your Daily Cute Overload
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When mom Aya Sakai uploaded photos of her adorable son Tasuku spending quality time with his French Bulldog Muu to Instagram, she thought she’d just be sharing them with a few people. But pretty soon, anyone with a beating heart …

3 Things John Kerry Appears to Be Joking About on Twitter 3 Things John Kerry Appears to Be Joking About on Twitter

Earlier this month, the State Department’s official Twitter account announced that all tweets coming directly from the mouth of Secretary Kerry would be signed with “-JK,” – the same way tweets from the President are signed “-BO” and tweets from …

The Pirate Bay Sues Anti-Piracy Outfit For Copyright Infringement The Pirate Bay Sues Anti-Piracy Outfit For Copyright Infringement
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In the eyes of the entertainment industry, The Pirate Bay is nothing but a piracy outfit dedicated to destroying their business. These groups make it vocally known that they hate copyright infringement. Maybe they could be taken a little more …

Google Honors Feodor Chaliapin With A Google Doodle Google Honors Feodor Chaliapin With A Google Doodle

February 13th marks the 140th birthday of Russian opera singer Feodor Chaliapin, and Google showed a doodle on its home page in Russia. Wishing a happy 140th to Russian opera singer #FeodorChaliapin known for his powerful bass voice. twitter.com/GoogleDoodles/… — …

Two Minutes of Goats Yelling Like Humans
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Powerball Jackpot Up To $50 Million

The Powerball jackpot is currently at $50 million, as nobody won the $40 million jackpot on Saturday. Prior to that, a ticket in Virginia won the $217 prize a week ago. That ticket was sold in Richmond, and represented the …

Brütal Legend is Coming to PC, Beta is Live

Using the silliest press release in recent memory, Double Fine today announced that Brütal Legend will be coming to PCs soon. The title is already up for pre-order on Steam, and each pre-order comes with access to the multiplayer beta, …

Home Depot Drops BlackBerry In Favor Of Apple’s iPhone Home Depot Drops BlackBerry In Favor Of Apple’s iPhone
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When it was unveiled, BlackBerry 10 was seen as the shining light for RIM BlackBerry as it heads back to the path of profitability. The platform’s fans think this is the one that will succeed, but the company still has …

Marco Rubio’s Water Bottle Moment Tapped for Late but Funny Poland Spring Facebook Post

If you watched Senator Marco Rubio’s GOP rebuttal to the President’s State of the Union address last night, you probably saw him awkwardly reach for a small water bottle in the middle of the speech. The man needed some water, …

The Last of Us Delayed to June 14

Naughty Dog today revealed that its highly anticipated PlayStation 3 exclusive The Last of Us has been delayed. The release date for the title was originally May 7, but has been pushed back more than a month to June 14. …

YouTube Hits 12,000 Harlem Shake Videos YouTube Hits 12,000 Harlem Shake Videos
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According to YouTube, “Harlem Shake” is the biggest video trend of the month. As of Tuesday, YouTube had seen 12,000 Harlem Shake videos with 44 million views. As YouTube’s Kevin Allocca points out, the meme first started gaining traction last …

Honey Boo Boo Mom: “DWTS” Calling?

Honey Boo Boo has taken the world by storm, whether we like it or not, and her mom, June Shannon, is getting her fair share of press lately. The entire family–featured on TLC’s “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo”–has made headlines …

Julian Assange Forms Wikileaks Party, Runs For Australian Senate Seat Julian Assange Forms Wikileaks Party, Runs For Australian Senate Seat
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Early last year, Wikileaks founder Julian Assange found that he could technically run for the Australian senate while under house arrest in London. A lot has happened since then, but Assange’s political aspirations have not diminished. The Age reports that …

Groupon CEO Andrew Mason Is Pissed Off About Mayo Groupon CEO Andrew Mason Is Pissed Off About Mayo

Groupon CEO Andrew Mason is not very happy with the state of sandwich shops. More specifically, he’s not very happy about their mayonaise policies. The quirky executive took to Twitter today to rant about the issue (hat tip to Forbes). …