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Here’s Your First Look At The Firefox OS Developer Preview Phones Here’s Your First Look At The Firefox OS Developer Preview Phones
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Developers have been able to build apps for Firefox OS for a while now. The only caveat was that they had to build apps within a simulator as the hardware wasn’t available yet. That all changes soon as Mozilla has …

“Flu Sorbet”: Just What The Doctor Ordered

In old movies, you’ll often see someone swig back a big shot of alcohol when they’re sick or have been out in the cold too long, and while it doesn’t cure illness, some feel it definitely helps a sore or …

Planetary Resources Shows Off Some New Asteroid Mining Tech
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Remember Planetary Resources? It’s the startup funded by the Google co-founders, James Cameron and others. The company’s goal is to send mining robots into space and collect valuable minerals and elements from the numerous asteroids that fly around our solar …

Underwater Military Drones to be Developed by the U.S.
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The Defense Advance Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the wing of the U.S. Department of Defense that develops future military technology, has announced plans to place unmanned military pods at the bottom of the ocean. The idea is to use hide …

Twitter Down for Some Users, Maybe Blame Justin Bieber [UPDATED] Twitter Down for Some Users, Maybe Blame Justin Bieber [UPDATED]
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UPDATE: (4:55 pm) Service appears to be coming back for some users. But you can see where Twitter users have been complaining. UPDATE 2: Twitter is aware of the issue: “Some users may be experiencing issues accessing Twitter. Our engineers …

‘Zombieland’ Original Series Coming to Amazon Prime ‘Zombieland’ Original Series Coming to Amazon Prime

Someone find Tallahassee some Twinkies (although it may be even harder now). Fans of Zombies, the film Zombieland, and streaming video services should be happy with news coming out of the world of all three today. According to reports, Amazon …

Check Out Fire Emblem: Awakening’s TV Spot

JRPGs aren’t exactly as popular as they once were in the United States. The genre hits its peak during the PlayStation days with the likes of Final Fantasy VII through IX and other SquareSoft produced games. Since then, the genre …

WikiLeaks: Aaron Swartz Was A WikiLeaks Source WikiLeaks: Aaron Swartz Was A WikiLeaks Source
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About a week and a half ago, Internet activist Aaron Swartz took his own life, as he faced criminal charges in connection with the alleged systematic downloading of files from JSTOR, with intent to distribute. Charges were dropped by the …

Amazon Makes It Easier To Integrate Its APIs Into Android Apps Amazon Makes It Easier To Integrate Its APIs Into Android Apps

So, you’re building an Android app, and you want to make it available on the Amazon Appstore. You’re going to have to integrate all the necessary Amazon APIs into your app, and that could take a long time. Rather, it …

Quadruple Helix DNA Spotted in Human Cells

It’s been nearly 60 years since the structure of DNA was found to be a double helix. Now, researchers at the University of Cambridge have found that “quadruple helix” DNA structures can also be found in the human genome. A …

jOBS Stars Ashton Kutcher And Josh Gad To Speak At MacWorld/iWorld jOBS Stars Ashton Kutcher And Josh Gad To Speak At MacWorld/iWorld

Ashton Kutcher and Josh Gad, who will be seen in the roles of Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak, respectively, in the upcoming film jOBS, will appear on the main stage at the Macworld/iWorld event on Thursday, January 31. According to …

Justin Bieber Overtaking Lady Gaga in Twitter Followers

Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber have always been Twitter royalty – The King and Queen of the service, if you will. They’ve held the #1 and #2 spots in follower count for a couple of years – but always in …

Nearly Nude Driver: DWI Issued After Crash
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A woman who was issued a DWI after crashing into a retaining wall and then leaving the scene was nearly nude, authorities say. 36-year old Catherine Giaquinto told police she couldn’t remember where she was going or that she had …

FCC Challenges All 50 States To Each Get At Least One Gigabit Network By 2015 FCC Challenges All 50 States To Each Get At Least One Gigabit Network By 2015
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For millions of Americans, having access to speedy Internet is still an impossibility. The FCC has promised it would fix this when it announced the National Broadband Plan in 2010. Since then, there hasn’t been much progress made on the …

Asthma Cases in Children Fall in Wake of Smoke-Free Laws

A new study has shown that hospital admissions for childhood asthma have fallen significantly following the introduction of a smoke-free law in the U.K. The study, published today in the journal Pediatrics, showed a 12.3% fall in admissions for childhood …

Real Nerd Talks About Being a Real Nerd, as Opposed to a Hot Girl with Glasses Who Calls Herself a Nerd [VIDEO]
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I’m not really a nerd. I do nerdy things, but I’m not actually a nerd. I play Skyrim and wear thick glasses (because I actually need them), but I know that on the scale of nerddom, I probably don’t even …

50-Vehicle Crash Shuts Down I-75 In Ohio
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A freak bout of bad weather took motorists by surprise today, causing a major accident involving about 50 cars on I-75 in Ohio. The accident occurred between Monroe and Middletown, and while no fatalities have been reported, several injuries were. …

Mass Effect N7 Armor Will be in Dead Space 3
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EA today announced an odd crossover feature that will be in Dead Space 3. Gamers who have played Mass Effect 3 will be able to outfit Isaac Clarke and John Carver in armor inspired by N7 designs in the Mass …

Lupe Fiasco Incident Gets Him Kicked Offstage
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Lupe Fiasco may have been invited to perform at President Obama’s inaugural concert, but that doesn’t mean he supports the current administration. In fact, he used the stage as a platform to rail Obama and proceeded to perform a long …

Open Source Computing Brings Everybody’s Favorite Droid To Life Open Source Computing Brings Everybody’s Favorite Droid To Life

I think we can all agree that R2-D2 is one of the most lovable robots ever created. Compared to his more terrifying contemporaries, the little guy just oozes charm. Now one man has made his very own R2-D2 using a …

Temple Run 2 Android Version Coming Jan 24 [REPORT]
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UPDATE: It’s here! Android users shouldn’t have too much longer to wait for their chance to get in on all the Temple Run 2 fun. The game, which is tearing up the iOS charts, should be coming to Google Play …

Final Fantasy Sale Coming to PSN in Europe This Week

Sony today announced that most of the Final Fantasy series titles that can be found in the PlayStation Store will be half-off this week. The sale will begin on Wednesday, January 23 after the lasest store update is complete. Most …

Durango AKA Xbox 720 Specs Unveiled [Rumor]
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The first half of the year before E3 is always full of rumors pertaining to what the major players in the gaming industry are going to show off. It’s a little different this year, however, as we have two new …

Is Twitter Shutting Down Posterous Spaces? Is Twitter Shutting Down Posterous Spaces?
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A little less than a year ago, Twitter announced that it acquired Posterous, though the companies said that Posterous would remain up and running “without disruption,” some users have now found that they are unable to sign up for new …