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YouTube Capture App Launches For iPhone YouTube Capture App Launches For iPhone

YouTube launched a new app called YouTube Capture today for the iPhone and iPod Touch. It uploads video in the background when you stop recording, so it’s “ready to share sooner”. “YouTube Capture was designed for speed and convenience, so …

First Tomb Raider “Survival Guide” Released
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Now that a proper trailer for the upcoming Tomb Raider reboot has been released, Square Enix is diving in and revealing all sorts of details about the game. Today, the first in a series of “Guide to Survival” videos was …

Douglas’ Son Beaten By Mobsters In Prison?

The son of actor Michael Douglas has endured a painful beating while in prison, and Douglas is furious about the care his son is getting while behind bars. 34-year old Cameron Douglas is serving nine years for dealing drugs and …

Hulu Posts Record Revenues In 2012, Hits 3 Million Subscribers Hulu Posts Record Revenues In 2012, Hits 3 Million Subscribers

2012 is looking to be a stellar year for pretty much everybody who makes their livelihood on the Internet. The year has been especially kind to the folks at Hulu. The streaming service grew exponentially this year, and it looks …

Foursquare Improves iOS App with Better Location Pages Foursquare Improves iOS App with Better Location Pages
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Last week, Foursquare released an update for their Android app that modified location pages to include more relevant information – putting large photos and pertinent places facts front and center. Today, they’ve released an iOS update that pretty much does …

WWE Announces Partnership With Hire Heroes USA
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WWE announced today that it will be partnering with Hire Heroes USA, an organization dedicated to customized job search training and assistants for U.S. military veterans. WWE will be making a donation to the organization and using its media presence …

Facebook Turns Nearby Feature into an Actual Location Recommendation Tool Facebook Turns Nearby Feature into an Actual Location Recommendation Tool
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Facebook has just announced a huge revamp of their Nearby feature inside the mobile app that turns it from a not-too-remarkable tracker of friends’ check-ins to an actual attempt at a personalized local recommendation engine. Now when you open up …

Amazon Smartphone to Launch in 2013 (Rumor) Amazon Smartphone to Launch in 2013 (Rumor)

Back in July there were hushed rumors that Amazon would enter the smartphone market with a device that would compliment its existing Kindle tablet lineup. Today it appears that those rumors have been corroborated and the “Kindle Phone” may be …

Google Fiber Comes To 5 More Neighborhoods Early Next Year Google Fiber Comes To 5 More Neighborhoods Early Next Year

Google Fiber has been moving slowly throughout Kansas City as installations have only come to two neighborhoods. Google is going to speed things up next year though, and five more neighborhoods can expect to see Fiber in their homes by …

Matt Cutts Is Surprised People Are Still Being Duped By “Dog Fart Jr.” Matt Cutts Is Surprised People Are Still Being Duped By “Dog Fart Jr.”
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Google has put out a new Webmaster Help video. This time, Matt Cutts shares his biggest surprise of the year for the web spam team. “I would probably say the sheer number of people who continued to be snookered by …

Kat Von D Engaged, Accepts Twitter Proposal
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Kat Von D and on-again off-again boyfriend Deadmau5 are engaged to be married after the famous DJ proposed on Twitter. The couple have endured a rocky couple of months, breaking up at least once (which was also announced via Twitter) …

Weight Loss Through Aerobics More Effective Than Resistance Training, Shows Study
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A new study shows that aerobic exercises are more effective at burning fat than resistance training or a combination of resistance and aerobic training. The study, published in the Journal of Applied Physiology, analyzed the body composition of overweight or …

Google Maps App Hasn’t Really Made People Flock to iOS 6 Google Maps App Hasn’t Really Made People Flock to iOS 6

Last week, Google finally launched their native maps app for iOS and users rejoiced. Apple Maps, the map product the company introduced with the launch of iOS 6, has been plagued with a variety of issues – most recently being …

Resident Evil 6 Coming To PC March 2013

Resident Evil 6 was a divisive game for many this year. Some felt it was a complete betrayal of the series’ roots while others enjoyed the more action-packed scenarios. Either way, PC gamers were left out of the fun until …

Winona, Tim Burton Team Up Once More

Tim Burton lives to inject a bit of creepy into everything he does, and that includes music videos. When he was tapped to helm the latest Killers project, he turned to one of his go-to stars–Winona Ryder–to flesh out the …

Blekko Makes “Donation” Of Search Data To Common Crawl Blekko Makes “Donation” Of Search Data To Common Crawl

Alternative search engine blekko announced today that it is “donating” 22 billion pages’ metadata to Common Crawl, a non-profit foundation, which maintains an open crawl of the web for access and analysis by anyone who cares. “The holiday season is …

Etsy Updates iPad App With Seller Tools, New Languages Etsy Updates iPad App With Seller Tools, New Languages

Etsy launched its iPad app a few weeks ago, and today, the company has launched an update with a few new bells and whistles. These include more holiday shopping options and the full suite of mobile seller tools. “Mobile shoppers …

Morgan Freeman Hoax: Newtown Comments Fake, He Says

Morgan Freeman has long been the unwilling subject of internet hoaxes, ranging from false quotes to death rumors, and now that the media is being targeted for the way the Newtown, Connecticut shootings were handled, he is now the talk …

Stephen Colbert Talks To Eric Schmidt For An Hour Stephen Colbert Talks To Eric Schmidt For An Hour

Stephen Colbert recently participated in an @Google Talk, speaking one on one with Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt. The interview was initially broadcast live on YouTube, but now the company has posted the full recording for all to view. Colbert stopped …

The iPad Mini Might Be Really Popular After All The iPad Mini Might Be Really Popular After All
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It was assumed that the iPad Mini wouldn’t do much business for Apple when it first launched. The device wasn’t flying off store shelves like other product releases, and analysts thought the price was too high. Now a new report …

Angry Birds Star Wars Released For Facebook Angry Birds Star Wars Released For Facebook

Rovio announced today that its popular Angry Birds Star Wars game has been released as a Facebook app. The new app has been “upgraded” to take advantage of Facebook’s social networking capabilities. The game now features social leaderboards, tournaments, and …

New Star Trek Into Darkness Trailer Pulled By Paramount [Updated]
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Update: We initially embedded the trailer, but it now says Paramount has removed it. Sorry. There’s a new theatrical trailer for the forthcoming Star Trek Into Darkness (directed by J.J. Abrams), which was first shown in theaters with The Hobbit. …

This Smart Toilet Is Japanese Innovation At Its Best

One of the major buzzwords in tech for the past few years has been smart. Since the advent of the smartphone, everything else must become start as well – smart TVs, smart cars, smart toilet paper, etc. That being said, …

Facebook Working on Snapchat-Like App for Secret Agents & Sexters [REPORT] Facebook Working on Snapchat-Like App for Secret Agents & Sexters [REPORT]
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This message will self-destruct in 3, 2, 1… Facebook is making another move to assert itself into the private messaging space, as the company is reportedly working on a standalone app that takes its cues from another popular messaging app …