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Ravens Win the Super Bowl in This Year’s Madden Prediction

According to the #1 NFL video game on the market, Ray Lewis, Joe Flacco, and the Baltimore Ravens will be the ones popping the champagne this Sunday. This year’s Madden Super Bowl prediction sees the Baltimore Ravens edging out the …

Jason London Arrested, Poops In Cop Car
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Jason London, the actor most people may know as Randall “Pink” Floyd from “Dazed and Confused”, got himself into some trouble recently after he allegedly sneezed on a bouncer at a club, refused to apologize, punched said bouncer in the …

Facebook Pushes Suggested Guests Upon RSVPing Facebook Pushes Suggested Guests Upon RSVPing

Facebook is taking a step to better promote events and to help users make events more successful. Some users have seen Facebook make an automatic suggestion for users to invite more friends to events, as soon as they RSVP to …

Diane Sawyer Rumors: Is She Retiring?
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Not so long ago, there were rumors of a very specific kind going around about Diane Sawyer; namely, that she was drunk during her coverage of the election results. Of course, Sawyer, like most news reporters, was exhausted after extensive …

NASA to Launch ISS Instrument to Monitor Ocean Winds

NASA announced this week that it will launch an instrument called the ISS-RapidScat to the International Space Station (ISS) next year to measure ocean winds. The instrument, originally built to test NASA;s QuikScat satellite, will measure the Earth’s ocean surface …

Objet Enters The World Of Fashion With 3D Printed Clothing Objet Enters The World Of Fashion With 3D Printed Clothing
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I don’t think anybody would normally associate 3D printing with fashion. One Dutch fashion designer did, however, and the results are pretty fabulous. Objet released a video interview today with Dutch fashion designer Iris van Herpen and MIT Professor Neri …

Ashley Judd Splits From Husband Of 11 Years

Ashley Judd has announced that she and racecar-driver hubby Dario Franchitti are divorcing after eleven years of marriage. The couple married in 2001 and Judd has been a supportive presence during Franchitti’s career, cheering him on at the dangerous races …

Amazon To Open Three New Texas Fulfillment Centers Amazon To Open Three New Texas Fulfillment Centers

Amazon announced today that it intends to open three new fulfillment centers in Texas, which the company says will create over 1,000 new jobs in the state. They’ll be located in Coppell, Haslet and Schertz. “We appreciate the state and …

Alec Baldwin Rumors: Is A Baby On The Way?

Alec Baldwin is fighting off rumors that his wife Hilaria is pregnant and insists that when it happens, they’ll tell the world when they’re ready. In Touch first reported the news, saying that because the couple is so private, they …

New Ubisoft Game “Osiris” Revealed in Leaked Trailer

[UPDATE] Ubisoft has provided Polygon with a statement that makes it clear Osiris is a dead project. [ORIGINAL] While Ubisoft is busy integrating a new Montreal studio into its operations, the existing Ubisoft Montreal studio is still operating as one …

Google Science Fair 2013 Now Accepting Submissions

For the third year, Google is holding an international science fair for teens. The Google Science Fair is a partnership between Google, CERN, LEGO, National Geographic, and Scientific American. “For the past two years, thousands of students from more than …

Minecraft Pocket Edition Version 0.6.0 Should Be Out Soon
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It was reported last week that Mojang was working on a smaller update for Minecraft Pocket Edition that would add a few new features, but its main purpose would be to address a few bugs. Plans change, however, and Mojang …

Cat With Eyebrows Gains Thousands Of Instagram Followers
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“Cat with eyebrows” is exactly what is sounds like: an adorable white cat with eyebrow-like markings on his forehead. And while that’s pretty much his sole claim to fame, Sam the cat has garnered thousands of Instagram followers…almost 6,500, to …

Amazon Launches Elastic Transcoder In Beta Amazon Launches Elastic Transcoder In Beta

Amazon announced the launch of Amazon Elastic Transcoder for Amazon Web Services for transcoding video files between different digital media formats. You can use the service, which Amazon says is highly scalable, to convert video files from their source format …

UK Government To Make Major Investment In Oracle ERP UK Government To Make Major Investment In Oracle ERP

The British Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) will invest somewhere between £250 and £750 million in an Oracle shared services ERP platform, which will reportedly be opened up to other government departments. This is a consolidation effort, to get things …

Google May Soon Get Better For B2B Sales Google May Soon Get Better For B2B Sales
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Google may soon become a better tool for businesses who sell products for other businesses. Google has a new product in beta called Google Shopping For Suppliers, which is essentially a B2B version of Google Shopping. Do you think the …

Microsoft Office And Its XML-Based Formats Microsoft Office And Its XML-Based Formats

This week, Microsoft launched Office 15 and Office 365 for Windows 8. As Zach Walton writes: The traditional Office 15 will come in multiple flavors depending on the user’s needs. The three versions available include Office Home & Student 2013, …

New Fire Emblem: Awakening Trailer Details Character Progression

All RPGs feature character progression to an extent. Modern RPGs have been streamlining progression, however, as more and more players don’t want to deal with the number crunching and item management involved. One stalwart against this trend of simplification is …

Crysis 3 Multiplayer Beta Starts Today
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As promised last week, EA and Crytek today released the multiplayer beta for Crysis 3. The beta is available for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC. The beta includes two different team-based multiplayer modes – Hunter and Crash-Site. Hunter …

CleanIT Gets Rid Of Browser Surveillance, Opts For Terrorism Button In Browsers CleanIT Gets Rid Of Browser Surveillance, Opts For Terrorism Button In Browsers

In September of last year, we brought you word that the European Union was working on a proposal called CleanIT to stop the spread of terroristic content online. The plan called for a number of outlandish proposals such as browser-level …

Google Voices Support For ‘High-Skilled Immigration Reform’ Google Voices Support For ‘High-Skilled Immigration Reform’
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Google took to its public policy blog today to make sure everyone (including governments) know where it stands when it comes to immigration in the United States. The company has discussed this topic in the past on its official blog, …

Chris Brown: Jesus Painting/Comparisons Draw Ire

Chris Brown has landed himself in the headlines once again for violence, this time after an altercation with fellow entertainer Frank Ocean. “Deputies talked to witnesses who stated that Chris Brown and the victim were involved in an altercation over …

Amazon Net Income Down 45% Year-Over-Year Amazon Net Income Down 45% Year-Over-Year

Amazon announced its Q4 earnings today, which included a 22% increase in net sales, but a 45% decrease in net income, year-over-year for the quarter. The company’s numbers disappointed Wall Street analysts. CEO Jeff Bezos said, “We’re now seeing the …

Gangnam Style Flip Book Is Cool Enough to Overcome Fact That It’s About Gangnam Style

I don’t know if Gangnam Style is completely dead yet. I’m not even going to comment on whether or not it should be. I don’t care if PSY said some anti-American crap one time. I also don’t care that this …