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Google Launches Communities For Google+, Snapseed For Android Google Launches Communities For Google+, Snapseed For Android
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Google announced the launch of new Google+ Communities today. These can provide public or private membership, and come with the option to start hangouts and plan events with community members. “From photography to astronomy (and everything in between), Google+ has …

Travolta And Newton-John Do Sequel To Hit Song
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John Travolta, who has been elbow-deep in controversy all year, has followed up all the rumors and web-speculation on his sexuality with a Christmas album, recorded with his old “Grease” co-star Olivia Newton-John. The duo did a sequel to “You’re …

Creative Assembly Teams Up With Games Workshop For Warhammer Game
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Since 2004, Warhammer 40K fans have been treated to a number of excellent RTS games from Relic Entertainment and THQ. Fans of the fantasy oriented Warhammer have been left without, however, as the only notable title produced has been a …

Amazon (Appropriately) Opens Up Kindle Store in Brazil Amazon (Appropriately) Opens Up Kindle Store in Brazil

Today, Amazon makes another move in global expansion with a launch in one of the biggest countries in the world (and their likely namesake destination) -Brazil. Starting today, amazon.com.br is the new home to 1.4 million Kindle books priced in …

Bing Has A New “Scroogled” Video Bing Has A New “Scroogled” Video
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Bing keeps going on about this Scroogled thing. Now, they’ve put out a new video. Accompanying the video on the search engine’s blog is the following explanation: “Last week we launched the ‘Scroogled’ campaign to educate average people about what …

YouTube Shows Are About To Be Shown On Virgin America Flights YouTube Shows Are About To Be Shown On Virgin America Flights

YouTube announced that it is teaming up with Virgin America to bring a handful of shows to all of the airline’s flights in the U.S. and Mexico. Those shows would be: H+ The Digital Series, WIGS’ Blue, Geek & Sundry’s …

Star Trek Into Darkness Teaser Trailer Features Cumberbatch Villain
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Ever since J.J. Abrams successfully rebooted the Star Trek movie franchise back in 2009, speculation has been increasing as to where the new Star Trek‘s story will head. With the entirety of The Original Series and six movies to pull …

Hunters Find Two Bodies, Confirmed As Missing Iowa Girls
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The bodies of two young Iowa girls who went missing in July and sent their small town into a panic have been found in the woods, investigators say. Details have not been released, but the bodies have been identified by …

Facebook Announces Breaking Changes For March Facebook Announces Breaking Changes For March

You’ll have to forgive the Facebook team this week. There’s not really much of an Operation Developer Love update presumably due to the team being in Paris this week for the LeWeb 2012 conference. With that being said, the social …

Mobile Apps Are Becoming as Popular as TV Mobile Apps Are Becoming as Popular as TV
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According to mobile analytics company Flurry, you guys are buried in your devices – all the time. In fact, the time when mobile apps become the predominant form of media entertainment could be sooner rather than later. According to Flurry, …

John McAfee In Jail, Blogging, Trying To Keep From Being Sent Back To Belize John McAfee In Jail, Blogging, Trying To Keep From Being Sent Back To Belize
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John McAfee, after weeks in hiding from authorities in Belize, made his way to Guatemala, where he found his way to safety, and was able to get a lawyer. After announcing a press conference, he was detained in the country …

LeAnn Rimes’ Pills Confused For Candy By Stepson
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LeAnn Rimes is once again battling the ex of her husband, Eddie Cibrian, and this time serious allegations have been made. Brandi Glanville, who is also one of the stars of “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills”, says her son …

First Rule Of Robbing Banks: Don’t Brag About It On YouTube First Rule Of Robbing Banks: Don’t Brag About It On YouTube
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A lot of criminals could be categorized as less than intelligent. The Internet has made that more apparent than ever as idiots around the world are posting their criminal exploits on social media. Today’s dumb criminal went the extra step …

Susan Luckey Dies: “Music Man” Actress Was 74
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Susan Luckey, otherwise known as Suzanne Douglas, has died of natural causes at the age of 74. Luckey starred in “The Music Man” in 1962 as Zaneeta Shinn and in “Carousel” as Louise Bigelow. She enjoyed a solid acting career …

Google Adds Richer Quick Answers To Desktop Google Adds Richer Quick Answers To Desktop
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Back in August, Google launched some improvements to its “quick answers” results on tablets and mobile devices. Today, Google launched these changes for the desktop. Google has updated quick answers for currency conversions, definitions, time, and flights so far. The …

Moon is Battered, Reveals New Gravity Map
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A new gravity map of Earth’s moon shows a record of billions of years of impacts on its surface. The new map, generated by NASA‘s Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) mission, is now the highest resolution gravity field map …

Facebook Site Governance Vote on Pace to Break One Million Participants Facebook Site Governance Vote on Pace to Break One Million Participants
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The third-ever Facebook Site Governance vote is on pace to shatter previous records and see participation from over a million users. Unfortunately, that’s still about 299 million votes shy of what is needed to make the results of the vote …

Watch These Robots Ring In The Holidays With Dancing

The holiday season officially started earlier this week when DMX graced us with an excellent rendition of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. Nothing will top that, but the folks at Sphero have something almost as good – dancing robots. The Sphero …

Online Holiday Spending Surpasses $21 Billion So Far In The U.S. Online Holiday Spending Surpasses $21 Billion So Far In The U.S.
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We knew that it’s been a ridiculously good holiday season for online retail sales, but comScore has provided a new update today about the first 32 days of the November-December season, and the amount of money being spent online in …

Google Adds Google Now Cards, More Voice Actions On Android Google Adds Google Now Cards, More Voice Actions On Android
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Google has launched an update for its search app, with some new Google Now cards for: Events Nearby, Suggestions to help with research, Boarding Passes from Gmail (United only, but more to come), Search by camera when at museums or …

Here’s President Obama Tweeting from the White House [VIDEO] Here’s President Obama Tweeting from the White House [VIDEO]
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Earlier this week, President Obama took to Twitter so answer a few questions about the so-called “Fiscal Cliff” that has Republicans and Democrats throwing barbs in Washington. And today, the White House posted a behind the scenes look the Q&A …

Crysis 3 Web Video Series Begins December 12th

Electronic Arts (EA) and Crytek today announced a new online video series that will “set the stage” for the upcoming Crysis 3. Titled The 7 Wonders of Crysis 3, the series is a collaborative effort with Albert Hughes, one half …

Microsoft’s Surface Might Not Be Doing So Well Microsoft’s Surface Might Not Be Doing So Well
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Microsoft’s Surface tablet started out pretty strong. The base model sold out in the first day of pre-orders. After that, Steve Ballmer said sales were off to a “modest” start. Modest apparently means abysmal according to a report from one …

Quora Adds LinkedIn Connectivity Quora Adds LinkedIn Connectivity
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Quora announced a new LinkedIn sharing feature today, enabling users to directly share their Quora contributions on their LinkedIn profiles. “Quora is a place where people share a wide range of knowledge and experience with others, and many users have …