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Game of Thrones Renewed for 4th Season Following Massive Success of the Season 3 Premiere

In a move that should surprise absolutely nobody, HBO has officially announced that the hit fantasy series Game of Thrones will be back for a 4th season. Congratulations, this means that you can keep torrenting the latest from the realm …

Yahoo Mail Gets Dropbox Integration Yahoo Mail Gets Dropbox Integration
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Yahoo has partnered with Dropbox to integrate Dropbox’s storage solution into Yahoo Mail. “By bringing Dropbox to Yahoo! Mail, it’ll now be easier for you to send, receive, share and manage your attachments,” says Yahoo in a blog post. Dropbox’s …

Katy Perry, John Mayer Split Official

Though the split has been known of for a while, singer John Mayer went ahead and officially acknowledged this week that he and singer Katy Perry are no longer in a relationship. Mayer spoke about the couple’s relationship on The …

Puppeteer Gets A Story Trailer, Launches September 10

One of the highlights of Tokyo Game Show last year was Puppeteer, a new game out of Sony’s Japan Studio. We got a quick look at the title then, but there hasn’t been much said about it since. That all …

Shopping.com To Become eBay Commerce Network Shopping.com To Become eBay Commerce Network

It’s hard to believe, but it’s been nearly 8 years since eBay acquired Shopping.com. After all that time, eBay has decided to rebrand the property as the eBay Commerce Network in a move the company says will “better reflect its …

Firefox 20 Adds New Download Manager, Per-Window Private Browsing Firefox 20 Adds New Download Manager, Per-Window Private Browsing
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Firefox 19, which launched in the middle of February, shipped with a built-in PDF viewer. Its successor, Firefox 20, comes with something even better – an update to the browser’s outdated download manager. Firefox 20 launched today, and the updated …

Melissa Joan Hart is Nutrisystem’s New Spokesperson

Diet company Nutrisystem today announced that actress Melissa Joan Hart has signed on as the “brand ambassador” for the diet system. Hart rose to fame in the early 90s in her role as Melissa Darling on the Nickelodeon TV show …

Sea Lion Bobs Her Head to Backstreet Boys [VIDEO]
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Ronan the sea lion knows how to keep a beat. Just turn on some disco or some late 90s Backstreet Boys, and she’ll nod her head and keep time. Incredible. Here’s what the University of California Santa Cruz’s Pinniped Lab …

Microsoft Talks Machine Learning, Biological Science
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David Heckerman from Microsoft research recently discussed some examples of how machine learning is affecting genomics and changing the pace of scientific breakthroughs. “Until recently, the wet lab has been a crucial component of every biologist,” Microsoft Research says. “Today’s …

Buckwild Star Dies: Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Being Investigated
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Yesterday 21-year-old Shain Gandee, one of the stars of MTV’s new reality show Buckwild, was found dead in Sissonville, West Virginia. His body was reported to have been found in a vehicle with the bodies of two other men, one …

HTC One Launches April 19 On AT&T, Sprint For $199 HTC One Launches April 19 On AT&T, Sprint For $199
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The HTC One is the Taiwanese company’s latest attempt to dethrone Samsung and its super popular Galaxy S line. It has the specs to succeed in this endeavor, and now we know it will be launching before the Galaxy S …

Warner Archive Instant Offers Classic Films and TV Shows for $9.99 a Month Warner Archive Instant Offers Classic Films and TV Shows for $9.99 a Month

If you have room in your budget and are looking to add another streaming service to your options, Warner Archive Instant has launched out of beta and is offering a two week free trial. Warner Archive Instant is a much …

Europe Still Worrying About Google Privacy Policy Europe Still Worrying About Google Privacy Policy

France, the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Spain and the Netherlands have launched investigations into Google’s privacy practices after the company elected not to make changes following requests from these countries. Google faces possible fines and other action, depending on how …

CBS Broken Leg Replay Banned on TV, “No Problem” Online

CBS was broadcasting the NCAA Tournament Midwest Regional final between Louisville and Duke on Sunday when Louisville player Kevin Ware suffered one of the most gruesome injuries ever seen in college basketball. As Ware jumped to block a three point …

You Can Now Block Contacts In Skype For Windows 8 You Can Now Block Contacts In Skype For Windows 8

Do you find yourself hounded by obnoxious or offensive people on Skype for Windows 8? You would normally block such unwanted guests, but Skype for Windows 8 shipped without the functionality. Thankfully, Skype has finally decided to fix that little …

Still Wondering If You Should Use Bitcoin? Read This. Still Wondering If You Should Use Bitcoin? Read This.
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Bitcoin is getting a lot of attention in the news this week with the value of a single Bitcoin surpassing $100, and the currency’s total value topping $1 billion. Naturally, a lot of questions are being asked. Questions like: What …

White House Officially Announces New Brain-Mapping Project

As expected, President Obama has officially announced a bold new brain-mapping project that will attempt to do for the human brain what the Human Genome Project did for human genetics. The Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) project “promises …

Rockstar Games Unveils Grand Theft Auto V’s Cover Art

Since Grand Theft Auto III, the series has employed an iconic cover art that’s uniquely GTA. The latest game in the franchise indicates that Rockstar isn’t ditching the style yet. Rockstar Games today revealed the cover art for the upcoming …

‘Gate to Hell’ in Turkey Could be the Famed Pluto’s Gate
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Though not as fiery as the Google Maps “gate to hell” spotted earlier this year, Italian scientists believe they may have found the famed “gate to hell” known as Pluto’s Gate. The site was believed to have been built on …

House of Cards Coming to DVD on June 11th

If you still want to experience the superb new drama House of Cards but aren’t a Netflix subscriber, you’ll have to wait until the summer. A little over four months after it premiered as a Netflix exclusive, the Kevin Spacey-led …

These Robots Work Together Using Advanced Artificial Intelligence These Robots Work Together Using Advanced Artificial Intelligence
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A single robot can accomplish great, and terrifying, feats. What happens then when the robots start working together towards a common goal? One researcher aims to find out. Dr. Roderich Gross, Head of the Natural Robotics Lab at the University …

Klum Saves Drowning Son in Hawaii

It turns out that Heidi Klum has skills that go beyond hosting and modeling. The 39-year-old host of TV show Project Runway has told US Weekly that she had a hand in saving her family from drowning. According to the …

iSteve, Funny or Die’s Steve Jobs Biopic, Gets a Teaser Trailer
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Last month, online comedy site Funny or Die announced that they had already made their own Steve Jobs biopic and were planning on launching it on April 15th. The film, called iSteve, is set to run over an hour – …

Facebook’s Timeline Lawsuit Must Go to Trial Facebook’s Timeline Lawsuit Must Go to Trial

A U.S. District Court Judge has ruled that a lawsuit between Facebook and Timelines.com will in fact go to trial, after denying Facebook’s notion that the trademark-infringement lawsuit should be killed due to overly-generic trademarks. Back in October of 2011, …