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Google Adds Amber Alerts to Mobile and Desktop Searches Google Adds Amber Alerts to Mobile and Desktop Searches

Google is taking Amber alert information provided by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children and working it into their search results, the company said today. Now, Amber Alerts will appear in users’ search results when they search for …

Matt Cutts As “Matt Romney” (And Years Worth Of Other Matt Cutts Halloween Costumes) Matt Cutts As “Matt Romney” (And Years Worth Of Other Matt Cutts Halloween Costumes)
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Google’s Matt Cutts shared his halloween costume with readers of his personal blog. Behold “Matt Romney”: “This was a fun, easy, comfortable costume,” he says (after outlining his five-point plan for a Mitt Romney costume). “I practiced a few of …

Facebook Simplifies Your Stream with New Timeline Layout Test Facebook Simplifies Your Stream with New Timeline Layout Test
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If you think that the Facebook Timeline is too busy, and focuses too much on open graph apps instead of posts, Facebook is testing a new layout that might make you happy. The new Timeline test removes the visible dividing …

Outlast Halloween Scare Trailer Released Outlast Halloween Scare Trailer Released

Survival horror fans should consider today not only Halloween, but the day that spurred hope in the hearts of many that the near-abandoned genre might be making a comeback. In addition to the Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs trailer released …

This Amazing Stop Motion Animation Was Made Entirely With Pumpkins This Amazing Stop Motion Animation Was Made Entirely With Pumpkins
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Stop motion animation and Halloween seemingly go hand-in-hand. Ever since Mad Monster Party from Rankin Bass in 1967, a number of Halloween (or macabre) films have been shot using stop motion animation. The most famous is arguably Tim Burton’s The …

Sabrina Bryan Eliminated: DWTS “All-Stars” Week 6 Sabrina Bryan Eliminated: DWTS “All-Stars” Week 6
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It came as a shock to many during last night’s results show when Disney Cheetah Girl Sabrina Bryan and Pro-dancer Louis Van Amstel were eliminated. One of the main reasons why this came as a shock was because they received …

Duggar Mom Makeover: Michelle Gets Mullet Chopped Duggar Mom Makeover: Michelle Gets Mullet Chopped
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Mom of 19 kids Michelle Duggar finally got a makeover–the first one in around 40 years, according to her friend and stylist Cindy–and chopped off that curly mullet she’s been sporting since the family was first thrust into the spotlight …

Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs Halloween Trailer Released Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs Halloween Trailer Released

While the larger publishers are busy releasing weekly or bi-weekly (or more) trailers for their big-budget holiday titles, indie developers are stuck releasing a new trailer every few months. Really, though, that’s the perfect amount for non-spoilery previews. Especially when …

Calculate How Much Obama & Romney Are Willing to Spend on Your Vote Calculate How Much Obama & Romney Are Willing to Spend on Your Vote

It’s no secret that both the Obama and Romney teams are doing all they can to get your vote on November 6th, and they have been for quite some time. Much of that effort is directed toward your online activities, …

Candidate Killed In Storm Moving Through W.V. Candidate Killed In Storm Moving Through W.V.
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A 60-year old G.O.P. candidate from West Virginia was killed yesterday and named as one of three fatalities from the massive snowstorm that has moved through the state. John Rose, Sr. was reportedly checking the fences on his farm when …

Angry Birds Star Wars Gameplay Features The Droids Angry Birds Star Wars Gameplay Features The Droids
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We got our first look at Angry Birds: Star Wars gameplay earlier this week when Rovio revealed the Luke and Leia birds. Now Rovio has revealed another trailer that shows off some Droid gameplay. You’ll find that R2-D2 and C3PO …

Foursquare CEO Shares Hurricane Sandy Adventures Foursquare CEO Shares Hurricane Sandy Adventures

New York-based Foursquare has had to temporarily move its operations thanks to Hurricane Sandy. CEO Dennis Crowley has been sharing frequent tweets about his Frankenstorm adventure: Follow @dens Dennis Crowley @dens IT’S STARTING. I’ve never seen wind like this. Just …

Doctor Who/Doc Brown Rap Battle Is EPIC Doctor Who/Doc Brown Rap Battle Is EPIC

Doctor Who has been around seemingly forever, but the British show has found a recent surge in popularity among a new generation of fans. With fandom running rampant on the web, it was inevitable that the Doctor would be pitted …

Live-Action Hitman Short is Better Than the Trailers Live-Action Hitman Short is Better Than the Trailers

Now that Assassin’s Creed III has been released, Square Enix and IO Interactive only have Ubisoft’s other fall title, Far Cry 3, to compete with when it comes to setting the record for most trailers and behind-the-scenes shorts released online …

New iTunes Coming Before the End of November New iTunes Coming Before the End of November
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Apple first unveiled the all-new version of iTunes during their iPhone 5 event back in September. The completely redesigned iTunes was set to launch on September 19th, alongside iOS 6. As you know, that didn’t happen and Apple pushed back …

Mozilla Mozaic Might Be The Future Of Bookmarks Mozilla Mozaic Might Be The Future Of Bookmarks
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The bookmark hasn’t changed in a long time. Regardless of browser, the bookmark is a link in a long line of other links that the user has saved for easy access. Chris Lee, an interaction designer and developer working with …

Who Will Direct Star Wars Episode VII? Moviefone Has Some Ideas Who Will Direct Star Wars Episode VII? Moviefone Has Some Ideas
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So Star Wars is a Disney property now, and a new movie is scheduled to come out in 2015. That’s really not that far away. Disney must have some ideas about where they’re going to take this thing to get …

HIV Test Technology Could Lead To Early Detection HIV Test Technology Could Lead To Early Detection
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HIV testing has long been a tedious thing for doctors and scientists, who generally use saliva tests which only detect the virus in its later stages. But now, a new method has been developed which could revolutionize the way testing …

Google And Asus Are Making Bank On The Nexus 7 Google And Asus Are Making Bank On The Nexus 7

The Nexus 7 was Google’s first attempt at the extremely competitive tablet market. Our own review found the device to be pretty fantastic and worth your money. It seems that many consumers felt the same way. SlashGear reports that ASUS …

Star Wars YouTube Channel Offers “Special” Anakin Skywalker Presentation Star Wars YouTube Channel Offers “Special” Anakin Skywalker Presentation

The latest to come out of the Star Wars YouTube channel was this clip of George Lucas talking about selling to Disney. He said that when he was making the first film, everybody said it should have been a Disney …

HIV Test For Babies Tested For Developing Nations HIV Test For Babies Tested For Developing Nations

A clinical trial of a new HIV drug test could improve the lives of both mothers and children in developing nations. The test delivers results in under one hour – far faster than conventional tests – and researchers hope it …

Megan Fox, Marine Biologist, Stars in Acer’s New Ad Megan Fox, Marine Biologist, Stars in Acer’s New Ad

Acer’s new line of Ultrabooks, the S7 series, is the first set to boast touchscreens. Acer’s ad line for the new line has called them “the world’s thinnest touch Ultrabooks,” and the new computers will run on Windows 8. In …

George Lucas: When I First Made Star Wars, Everybody Said, “This Is A Movie Disney Should Have Made” George Lucas: When I First Made Star Wars, Everybody Said, “This Is A Movie Disney Should Have Made”

As you have no doubt heard, George Lucas has sold Lucasfilm (and Star Wars) to Disney. A new Star Wars is coming out in 2015. More on the deal here. George Lucas talks about the deal and his thoughts about …

Gene Hackman Punched A Homeless Man Gene Hackman Punched A Homeless Man
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Gene Hackman may be 82-years old, but he’s no lightweight when it comes to defending himself and his lady. When Hackman and his wife were walking through downtown Santa Fe yesterday afternoon and found themselves approached by a homeless man, …