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Elder Scrolls MMO Trailer Dives Deep Into Lore
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There’s quite a bit of trepidation surrounding The Elder Scrolls Online, the upcoming MMO set in the world of the Elder Scrolls series. Though co-op gameplay was an frequently requested feature for Skyrim and Oblivion, throwing thousands of players together …

The Moon Landing Wasn’t Faked, But Here’s Another Reason Why
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There are still people out there who believe that the 1969 Moon landing was a hoax, perpetrated by the U.S. government and that everyone involved has successfully kept that fact from being exposed and proven for over 40 years. If …

Woman Dragged Onto Subway Tracks By Assailant
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A Philadelphia woman was attacked, beaten, and dragged onto the tracks of a subway train by a stranger who initially approached her to ask for a light, authorities say. 36-year old William Clark was later arrested after police identified him …

Chrome 25 Gets Encrypted Search For Users Who Aren’t Signed In Chrome 25 Gets Encrypted Search For Users Who Aren’t Signed In
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This week, Google launched Chrome 25 in beta. The big feature that got most of the attention was the speech recognition. This version of the browser also encrypts searches from the omnibox for users that aren’t signed in, just as …

SimCity Beta Starts January 25, Registration is Live

Maxis, the developer of The Sims and SimCity today announced that a beta for the upcoming SimCity will take place starting January 25. The beta will run during that weekend, closing on January 28. The beta will give fans of …

Lottery Winner Exhumed, Cyanide Poisoning Found
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A man who won the Illinois lottery was killed by cyanide poisoning, an autopsy revealed, and now his body will be exhumed in an effort to gain some clue as to how it happened. Death by cyanide poisoning is extremely …

Facebook for Android Updated with Faster Photos, Better Sharing, and Voice Messages Facebook for Android Updated with Faster Photos, Better Sharing, and Voice Messages

Facebook has just updated their Android app with a few new features – faster photo viewing, improved sharing, and voice messaging. First up is faster photos. Facebook says that this applies to when you open photos from the app, they …

1 Million Facebook Likes Can Get You More Than a Puppy, If You Know What I’m Sayin
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Apparently, 1 million Facebook likes is the new measurement for something you don’t think is possible but is totally possible, and really not that hard. Yesterday, we told you about the cute kids who won a new puppy, after their …

Jets Collide In Miami, Investigation Underway
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Two jets collided on the runway in Miami on Thursday night, leaving many passengers frightened and inconvenienced but otherwise unharmed. The aircrafts–an Aerolineas Argentinas Airbus which was arriving and an Air France 777-300 which was departing for France, struck one …

All Skyrim DLC is (Finally) Coming to PS3 in February
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Gamers who bought Skyrim for the PlayStation 3 might finally have a reason to blow the dust off their copy of Skyrim and brush up on their dragon shouts. Bethesda today announced that all of the downloadable content (DLC) for …

Jamie Foxx: Spike Lee Was “Irresponsible” With Comments
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Jamie Foxx and the director of his latest film, Quentin Tarantino, have taken a lot of heat over the controversial story behind “Django Unchained”. While many say it’s Tarantino’s best work yet, some say the film’s portrayal of slavery and …

Sundance Film Festival Shorts Now Available on YouTube

With the Sundance Film Festival underway in Park City, Utah, YouTube is giving us an admittedly small, but welcome glimpse at some of the action. Starting today, you can watch 12 Sundance shorts on YouTube. The short films were hand-selected …

Tom Finds It Hard to Name His Specialty Laundromat [VIDEO]

To lower customer costs, Tom decides that his new laundromat is only going to wash white clothes. Sounds simple enough, right? But Tom runs into some problems when he attempts to name his specialty business. Some serious, serious problems. And …

Emma Stone: W Magazine Shoot Is Confusing
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Emma Stone’s cover shoot for W Magazine has some confused over the message the scantily-clad actress is supposed to be sending. 24-year old Stone, who is currently promoting her film “Gangster Squad”, appears on the cover in a black bra, …

Hip Implants Can Cause Tissue Damage, Says FDA

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this week issued a warning about certain types of hip implants. Metal-on-metal implants have been found to cause soft tissue damage, leading to pain or the failure of the device. The devices, made …

Hasbro to Make Tetris-Themed Jenga, Bop It Games Hasbro to Make Tetris-Themed Jenga, Bop It Games

One of the most-popular video games ever created, Tetris, is about to get some real world ports based on its famous block-building structures. Hasbro and The Tetris Company have just announced a partnership that will see two physical games based …

Mapping The Moon And Mars Discussed At Google

Google put up a new At Google talk with Ross Beyer from the Carl Sagan Center at the SETI Institute and Intelligent Robotics Group at NASA Ames Research Center, who discusses making maps to explore the Earth, the Moon and …

Titan’s Craters Could be Filled With Hydrocarbon Sand, Says NASA Titan’s Craters Could be Filled With Hydrocarbon Sand, Says NASA

New findings from NASA‘s Cassini probe have revealed that Saturn’s moon Titan may look younger than it really is. Dunes of hydrocarbon sand have been slowly filling up the craters that pockmark the moon. “Most of the Saturnian satellites – …

Double Gold Medalist James Cracknell Talks @ Google

In one of its recent @Google Talks, Google hosted rowing champion and double Olympic gold medalist James Cracknell and his wife, TV presenter Beverley Turner. The two talked about their story before and after an accident, which threatened to damage …

Study: Crabs Feel Pain, Contrary To Prior Belief
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A new study has opened up the possibility that crabs can feel pain, and researcher Robert Elwood says it could be a catalyst to get those in the food industry to think differently about how sea creatures are treated. Elwood, …

Cyberpunk 2077 Creator Muses on Inspiration

With the release of the sexy slow-mo CG teaser trailer for Cyberpunk 2077, new interest in the upcoming title has exploded. To give gamers a sense of what they can expect from the title, Mike Pondsmith, creator of the pen-and-paper …

Google Launches Some Usability Improvements For Handwrite Google Launches Some Usability Improvements For Handwrite
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Google launched Google Handwrite in July. It’s a feature that lets you search Google from your smartphone or tablet, by simply writing your query with your finger, rather than having to type it out with the keyboard or use voice …

Tavi Gevinson Voices Sweetly Haunting Short Film

Tavi Gevinson, the 16-year old sensation behind the site TheStyleRookie, has taken on a sweet and dark new short film for her latest project, and it’s pure awesomeness. The film, titled “Cadaver”, tells the story of a dead man who …

PlayStation 4 Could Abandon DualShock Controllers [RUMOR]

CVG is reporting that Sony may be abandoning the familiar DualShock design for the controllers accompanying its next-generation console. The report cites a “senior games studio source working on an upcoming Sony game” as saying that, of the designs he …