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Hitman HD Trilogy Sneaks Into Retail On January 29
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Hitman: Absolution is apparently a hit. Many gamers, however, are experiencing the escapades of Agent 47 for the first time. There’s a lot of backstory that’s lost on them. Square Enix is fixing that with an HD collection. It was …

Dead Space 3 Gets Kinect Voice Commands

In case any Dead Space fans don’t know yet, EA want to make sure they’ve heard that Dead Space 3 will feature drop-in, drop-out co-op gameplay. Players can take on the role of Isaac Clarke or John Carver, a military …

Justin Bieber Murder Plot Involved Castration
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Canadian pop sensation Justin Bieber was allegedly the target of a kidnapping and murder plot which originated behind bars, police say, and would have involved him being strangled and castrated. Convicted murderer and rapist Dana Martin, who is currently serving …

That Parody @SergeantBrody from Homeland Twitter Account is the Work of Aziz Ansari

As far as parody accounts go, the @SergeantBrody handle poking fun at the hit Showtime show Homeland is pretty top notch. In fact, it’s a little too funny… That’s because it’s actually run by comedian and Parks and Recreation star …

NASA’s Hubble Takes Census of Early Galaxies

Using the Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers have discovered seven previously unseen galaxies that formed over 13 billion years ago – a time when galaxies were just beginning to form. The new discovery has provided researchers with a “statistically robust” sample …

Hugh Hefner’s Ring For Crystal Harris Is Huge
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Hugh Hefner, who is famously engaged to Playmate Crystal Harris for the second time, has given her an enormous diamond to replace the one she sold after their first engagement ended. Although it’s not as big as the one Jennifer …

U.S. November Search Engine Rankings: Google And Microsoft Up, Yahoo Down U.S. November Search Engine Rankings: Google And Microsoft Up, Yahoo Down

comScore has put out its monthly search engine rankings for the United States, looking at the month of November. Google sites made up 67% of explicit core search queries conducted, up 0.1% from October, according to the firm. Explicit core …

Tumblr Apologizes for Huge Outage That Cost Bloggers “Almost 100 Million Views” Tumblr Apologizes for Huge Outage That Cost Bloggers “Almost 100 Million Views”

If you operate a Tumblr blog, you’re probably aware that the site experienced a major outage yesterday. After experiencing intermittent errors and slow loading times on a number of pages, Tumblr decided to take down the whole site “in order …

Casey Anthony Comes Out Of Hiding
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Casey Anthony’s name and face have become synonymous with tragedy, outrage, and one of the most infamous trials of our generation. Since she was acquitted of the murder of her daughter Caylee’s murder, Casey has been in hiding somewhere in …

An Internet Video on the Science of Productivity. HAH! (No, Really)

Sure, you could download an app to make you more productive, or you could promise yourself that you’re going to try harder to get things done. You could even get a bunch of other little things done before tackling your …

Majority Of Nations Cast A Non-Binding Vote In Favor Of Expanded Internet Control Majority Of Nations Cast A Non-Binding Vote In Favor Of Expanded Internet Control

The past two weeks must have been stressful for the US delegates at the ITU conference in Dubai. They, alongside their EU allies, had to convince delegates from every other nation that the ITU should not be expanded to cover …

Alzheimer’s Treatment Could Restore Brain Cell Memory
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A new study has shown that a drug intended to treat diabetes could restore memory in brain cells affected by Alzheimer’s disease. The study, published in The Journal of Neuroscience, demonstrated that a drug named AC253, which never made it …

John McAfee Is Back In The United States John McAfee Is Back In The United States

Last month, antivirus creator John McAfee went on the lam as Belize police sought him for questioning in relation to the murder of his neighbor Gregory Faull, who was found shot to death. McAfee’s story is that he is innocent …

Google Maps for iPhone Arrives as Your Knight in Shining Armor Google Maps for iPhone Arrives as Your Knight in Shining Armor
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If you’ve been waiting to be rescued from the evil Apple Maps (and didn’t make a product switch when Tim Cook told you to), you are in luck – as your white knight is here. Google has just launched the …

Sean Penn: Marriage Was A “Fraud”, He Says
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Sean Penn has opened up about his past relationships, and the result isn’t pretty. The actor says he doesn’t feel like love was reciprocated by anyone he cared for, and that includes ex-wives Madonna and Robin Wright. “There is no …

Samsung Ribs Apple for Australian Maps Fiasco with Hilarious Ad Installation Samsung Ribs Apple for Australian Maps Fiasco with Hilarious Ad Installation
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Earlier this week, it was pretty big news that Apple Maps was apparently leading Australian motorists into the middle of a national park instead of the cozy confines of Mildura. Sure, Apple Maps had seen plenty of bad press before, …

Assassin’s Creed 3 Sells 7 Million Copies, Breaks Ubisoft Record

Ubisoft today announced that Assassin’s Creed 3 has broken Ubisoft records to become the publisher’s fastest-selling title ever. The game sold 7 million copies in the month after its October 30 release date. “The reception for Assassin’s Creed 3 has …

Santa Will Be Bingin’ It This Year Santa Will Be Bingin’ It This Year
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Earlier this week, NORAD released a Windows 8 version of its popular Santa tracker app just in time for the holidays. Now it appears that Windows 8 won’t be the only contribution to NORAD’s annual tradition as Bing is now …

How to Send a Christmas Gift via Facebook How to Send a Christmas Gift via Facebook

After months in beta Facebook’s new ecommerce platform, Facebook Gifts, finally launched to all U.S. users this week. Facebook Gifts has a familiar ring to it – as a now-defunct program of the same name allowed users to send and …

Facebook Stock Down On NASDAQ 100 Debut Facebook Stock Down On NASDAQ 100 Debut

Facebook stock didn’t have a great day today, as the company debuted on the NASDAQ 100. The NASDAQ 100 includes 100 of the biggest domestic and international non-financial companies listed on the NASDAQ based on market capitalization. Computer hardware and …

Track Palin Divorces After A Year Of Marriage
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Track Palin, Sarah Palin’s oldest child, is ending his marriage to wife Britta after a little over a year. The two have a 1-year old daughter together. The couple filed jointly, according to TMZ, which means they have reached a …

Chrome To Get Even More Search-Friendly Chrome To Get Even More Search-Friendly
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One of the best parts about Chrome has always been the omnibox, and the ease with which searching the web is compared to browsers that came before it (though some have caught up in this regard now). Google has made …

Web Series Shows Off New Crysis 3 Gameplay

Fans of ridiculously pretty games have one game in particular to look forward to early next year with Crysis 3. Starting up the hype early, EA and Crytek are producing a new Web series that introduces the story and gameplay …

2043 Census Prediction: U.S. Whites Not a Majority
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The U.S. Census Bureau today released predictions for the changing demographics of the country over then next 50 years. This is the first set of population projections issued by the bureau that are based on the 2010 Census. Perhaps the …