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Radcliffe: Gay Love Scene Is Not Shocking
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Former “Harry Potter” star Daniel Radcliffe hasn’t been shy in his approach to new roles since moving on from the films that made him a superstar; in fact, he seems to be making choices based mostly on the fact that …

Elder Scrolls Online Beta Sign-Ups Are Live, 6-Minute Cinematic Trailer Released

The announcement Elder Scrolls and MMO fans alike have been waiting for has finally arrived. Bethesda has officially opened sign-ups for The Elder Scrolls Online beta testing. The sign-up questionnaire can be found on The Elder Scrolls Online website here. …

John Mayer, Katy Perry Relationship Getting Serious
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John Mayer may seem like a serial heartbreaker from all the headlines bearing his name in recent years, but it seems like he might be settling down with Katy Perry now that the two have reconciled. The couple are having …

Justin Bieber Passes Lady Gaga, Is the New King of Twitter

For over two years, Lady Gaga was the Queen of Twitter – in that she had the most followers of any user on the site. She was the first to 10 million, 20 million, 30 million…I think you get the …

AT&T to Buy Alltel for $780 Million AT&T to Buy Alltel for $780 Million

Now that wireless providers in the U.S. have blanketed major urban areas with 3G and 4G LTE coverage, the companies will now have to do the hard work of providing wireless data coverage for the potential subscribers spread widely throughout …

Amazon Now Offers In-App Purchasing Services To PC Game Developers Amazon Now Offers In-App Purchasing Services To PC Game Developers

Amazon has always been a huge player in games retail, but the company is quickly becoming a major player in game development as well. It’s already heavily involved in mobile game development with a number of helpful APIs like GameCenter. …

Chris Brown: “Swatting” Finds New Victim

Over the past several months, a whole slew of celebrities have been the victim of a dangerous practice called “swatting”, which involves someone making a fake emergency call just to get police to show up at the home of a …

Google Adds German-Franco Partnership Exhibitions To Cultural Institute Google Adds German-Franco Partnership Exhibitions To Cultural Institute

Last summer, Google launched the World Wonders Project as part of the Google Cultural Institute. In October, the company announced the addition of 42 new historical online exhibitions to the Institute. Last month, Google helped bring Genesis and the Ten …

Beyonce Gets Biggest Inauguration Spike on Facebook Beyonce Gets Biggest Inauguration Spike on Facebook

Yesterday, President Obama officially began his second term in office. Inauguration day 2013 features the public reading of the Oath of Office, a parade, some dancing at some inaugural balls, and Michelle Obama’s bangs. It also featured Beyonce, simply owning …

Blockbuster Closing 300 More Stores in the U.S. Blockbuster Closing 300 More Stores in the U.S.
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As media consumption shifts to streaming and downloaded products, retailers of physical entertainment media are being forced to change rapidly or die ignoble deaths. At the same time that Blockbuster U.K. has entered administration (bankruptcy) and announced 160 of its …

Minecraft Now At 20 Million Sales Total, 9 Million Came From PC
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Minecraft is the money machine that just won’t stop. Late last year, all three versions of the game hit some pretty big sales milestones. It hasn’t slowed down since with the PC version of the hit indie title reaching another …

Amazon Will Soon Open A New California Fulfillment Center Amazon Will Soon Open A New California Fulfillment Center

Amazon has announced plans to open a new fulfillment center in Tacy, California, which the company says will create hundreds of full-time jobs at the million-square-foot site. This will be the company’s third fulfillment center in the state. Amazon opened …

Kelly Clarkson Gets Checked Out By Clinton
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Kelly Clarkson performed “My Country ‘Tis Of Thee” at yesterday’s presidential inauguration and had once-in-a-lifetime photo ops with some of the most powerful people in the country: President Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, and of course, Beyonce. But she probably …

Revenge Porn Site and Its Host GoDaddy Face Class-Action Lawsuit Revenge Porn Site and Its Host GoDaddy Face Class-Action Lawsuit
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Operating on the outskirts of morality in porn (an already hard-to-define gradient), so-called “revenge porn” sites host images and videos of what are described as “exes.” Basically, the point is that guys extract “revenge” on their ex-girlfriends by posting their …

Amazon Launches High Memory Cluster Instances For EC2 Amazon Launches High Memory Cluster Instances For EC2

Amazon announced new High Memory Cluster instances for Amazon Web Services’ Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2). These are designed for memory-intensive applications, like in-memory analytics, databases, caching, and scientific computing, the company says. These instances are especially helpful for applications that …

Mental Health Linked to Childhood Stress in Mice

A new study has found a link between a stress-induced hormone in adolescence and genetic changes that can cause severe mental illness. The study, published recently in the journal Science, could lead to new treatments for schizophrenia, severe depression, or …

Sheryl Crow And Lance: Doping Secrets “Devastating”
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Sheryl Crow spoke briefly about her ex, Lance Armstrong, in an interview recently and said that she’s been waiting for the truth to come out. “I think that honesty is always the best bet and that the truth will set …

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 …