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Shutterfly Acquires Cloud Photo Service ThisLife Shutterfly Acquires Cloud Photo Service ThisLife

Shutterfly, the popular site for personalized photo products best known for their customizable photo books, has just announced the acquisition of ThisLife, a cloud-based photo storage and organizational site that allows users to compile all of their personal photos and …

CES 2013: ASUS Qube Is The Latest Google TV Device CES 2013: ASUS Qube Is The Latest Google TV Device

Before CES, Google announced that a number of new Google TV hardware devices would be hitting the show floor at CES. ASUS was the first up with QUBE, a Google TV set-top box that’s not trying very hard to hide …

Amazon Instant Video Finder Launches in Beta Amazon Instant Video Finder Launches in Beta
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While it’s not a personalized recommendation engine, Amazon has unveiled a tool that should make it easier for users to browse content and find something to watch. Amazon has just announced that they’ve opened up their Instant Video Finder Beta, …

DayZ Standalone Details and Pics Released
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DayZ designer Dean “Rocket” Hall was quoted last year as saying the standalone version of the popular zombie survival mod for ARMA II will be out before the end of 2012. That obviously hasn’t panned out, and today Rocket took …

CES 2013: LG’s 55-Inch OLED TV Will Set You Back $12K This March CES 2013: LG’s 55-Inch OLED TV Will Set You Back $12K This March

A hallmark of CES is that companies always announce bigger TVs to make up for the fact that there hasn’t been any real innovation since the introduction of Smart TVs a few years ago. That trend continues this year as …

Firefighter’s Helmet Cam Takes Us Through a Year on the Job [VIDEO]

Firefighters have a dangerous job – everybody knows that. But it’s rare to see a first-person account of the daily grind of one of the nation’s bravest public servants. One Detroit firefighter compiled footage from a year of fighting fires …

RG3 Knee Injury Had Surgeon Nervous Ahead Of Seattle Game

Robert Griffin III, otherwise known as RG3, reinjured his knee in Sunday’s playoff game against the Seattle Seahawks. He initially sprained his right knee in a game against the Baltimore Ravens in week 14. It was his third game since …

Dead Space 3 Ad Pushes Kinect Features

More than a few Dead Space fans are uneasy about the inclusion of co-op gameplay in Dead Space 3. Though Visceral Games seems to have come up with an interesting conceit for the feature (one of the characters will hallucinate …

Octomom On Welfare Again After Rehab
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“Octomom” Nadya Suleman is back on government assistance after five months, and says rehab bills ate up much of the money she made from appearing in a porn film. The mother of 14 recently began renting a home away from …

CES 2013: 3D Systems Introduces A Faster, Quieter Cube 3D Printer CES 2013: 3D Systems Introduces A Faster, Quieter Cube 3D Printer
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There’s a lot of cheap 3D printing options now available to consumers who want to start experimenting with the technology. That being said, all of the cheap options are coming from innovative Kickstarter campaigns. There’s not a lot of cost …

Instagram Users Sent to Facebook When Reporting Other Users Instagram Users Sent to Facebook When Reporting Other Users

Facebook assured Instagram users that their experience with the service wouldn’t change post-acquisition, and that Instagram would continue to “grow independently.” While Facebook isn’t necessarily backtracking on that position, they are beginning to integrate the two services little by little. …

Eric Schmidt Ignores U.S. State Department’s Wishes, Arrives In North Korea Eric Schmidt Ignores U.S. State Department’s Wishes, Arrives In North Korea

The Associated Press reported last week that Google Executive Chairman and New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson were to head to North Korea. Following the report, which was picked up by numerous media outlets, the U.S. State Department expressed its views …

CES 2013: Lenovo Introduces The 27-Inch Tablet You Never Asked For CES 2013: Lenovo Introduces The 27-Inch Tablet You Never Asked For
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Tablets traditionally come in either 7 or 10-inch varieties. Anything even remotely bigger would be seen as insanity. Well, Lenovo is apparently insane as the company has introduced a massive tablet at CES. Lenovo today announced the IdeaCentre Horizon Table …

“Criminal Minds” Star: DUI Comes After Barricade Crash
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“Criminal Minds” star Thomas Gibson was arrested early on Sunday morning under suspicion of DUI after he crashed through a half-marathon barricade in L.A. The former “Dharma And Greg” star was stopped for driving through the area, which had been …

Mars Rover Curiosity Resumes Mars Exploration

The Mars Rover Curiosity team stationed at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) had a big year in 2012. Aside from nailing the rover’s landing, the researchers kept Mars hours for months while testing Curiosity’s capabilities. So, during the holidays the …

Downton Abbey: The Best Of Fan Artwork
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Downton Abbey has become so massively popular, it’s been difficult to stop and wonder why. But the more you think about it, the more curious it is that a show about a stuffy British family and their land dispute during …

Netflix Warner Bros. Deal An Important Competitive Move Netflix Warner Bros. Deal An Important Competitive Move

As previously reported, Netflix announced today that it has a new deal with Warner Bros., which will see some of the studio’s television programming come to the popular streaming service. This is great news for Netflix subscribers, because there’s a …

CES 2013: MOGA Pro Controller Brings Console-Quality Control To Mobile Titles

Nvidia kicked off CES with a bang by announcing Project SHIELD, an Android-powered mobile gaming device with a console-quality controller. It’s not the only company at CES promising a better mobile gaming experience though. PowerA, the company behind the popular …

CES 2013: Chrysler Brings Internet Radio to Its Dashboards CES 2013: Chrysler Brings Internet Radio to Its Dashboards

Chrysler announced today at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas that apps for some of the most popular internet radio services will be added to its Uconnect software in the near future. The car manufacturer is calling …

Drunk History TV Series Coming to Comedy Central This Summer

One of the funniest web series to ever exist is coming to television as Comedy Central has announced an eight-episode run of the Funny or Die original, “Drunk History.” Drunk History first hit the web over five years ago. The …

Obesity Linked to Increased Death Risks

Obesity has already been tied to a wide range of health problems, including cognitive decline. Now, a new study published recently in The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) shows that people who are severely obese are at a …

Facebook Scammers Pose as Security Team to Phish Your Info Facebook Scammers Pose as Security Team to Phish Your Info
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Facebook users should be cautious if confronted by a message from the “Security Team,” as they could be unwittingly giving up their private info to scammers. It’s the latest phishing attack on the network, which sees its fair share of …

CES 2013: Roku Coming To More TVs In 2013, Now Sports Over 700 Channels CES 2013: Roku Coming To More TVs In 2013, Now Sports Over 700 Channels

Roku, one of the big players in streaming entertainment, announced at CES today that it has secured more Roku Ready partners in the coming year. These companies will release new televisions that can take advantage of the Roku Streaming Stick. …

Angela Lansbury, James Earl Jones Hit The Stage
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Angela Lansbury has spent most of her life either onstage or in front of a camera, and while she made plenty of fans with the long-running mystery “Murder, She Wrote”, she says she was ready to move away from film …