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The Elder Scrolls Online Gets Its First Real Gameplay Trailer
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I’ve mostly gotten over the existence of The Elder Scrolls Online. We’ll still get the excellent single-player romps through Tamriel, and the MMO junkies can explore one of the more interesting fantasy worlds in gaming history. It’s a win-win for …

Hulu Launches Kid-Friendly Ad-Free Section “Hulu Kids” Hulu Launches Kid-Friendly Ad-Free Section “Hulu Kids”

Hulu has just unveiled Hulu Kids, their new kid-friendly streaming section. It is now available online at hulu.com/kids and on the PS3. At launch, Hulu has included 43 kids shows inside the new section. All of the video housed inside …

Google Pushes New Toolbar PageRank Update Google Pushes New Toolbar PageRank Update
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Google updates toolbar PageRank about four times a year. They updated it in August, and now they’ve updated it again. As you would expect, some sites are going up, and some are going down, but in both cases, webmasters are …

AT&T Announces Samsung Galaxy Express and MiFi Liberate For November 16 AT&T Announces Samsung Galaxy Express and MiFi Liberate For November 16

AT&T today announced that the Samsung Galaxy Express and the AT&T Mobile Hotspot MiFi Liberate will both be available for AT&T customers on November 16. The Galaxy Express will cost $100 (with a two year contract) and the MiFi Liberate …

Miranda Kerr Dons Wings For Fashion Show

Miranda Kerr joined her fellow Victoria’s Secret models last night for their annual runway show, and in a sea of gorgeous women, managed to steal some of the spotlight for herself when she strutted her stuff in shimmering green. Kerr …

Vietnam Has The Highest Windows 8 Adoption Rate Vietnam Has The Highest Windows 8 Adoption Rate
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Windows 8 launched on October 26, and four million people upgraded to the new OS during the opening weekend. Since then, Microsoft has been mum on how well Windows 8 has been spreading through the market. Soluto, a PC optimization …

Yahoo Bing Network Continues Growth Yahoo Bing Network Continues Growth

The Yahoo Bing Network has been rolling out in seven new markets in Europe and six in Latin America, bringing the total to 22 countries. “As we recently reported, search engine marketing continues to grow as a proportion of digital …

Instagram Was Twice as Busy as Normal When Obama Won Instagram Was Twice as Busy as Normal When Obama Won
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We know that Twitter had a huge election night. They announced over 31 million total election-related tweets, and a peak tweet-per-minute total of 327,452 (right as the networks began to call the race for President Obama). We also know that …

Cheryl Burke: “Bachelorette” In Her Future?
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“Dancing With The Stars” alum Cheryl Burke is rumored to be trying to land a spot on “The Bachelorette” soon. Although for now it’s just a rumor, fans are hoping to see her sign on to find love now that …

Egypt Bans Online Porn, Some Fear It Could Go Further Egypt Bans Online Porn, Some Fear It Could Go Further

Censorship is a tricky subject. It’s especially bad when said censorship is taking a place in a country without proper protections for free speech and expression. One of those countries is Egypt where the government has just banned online porn. …

Heart Disease Risks Higher, But Varied For Hispanics/Latinos

A new study shows that heart disease risk factors, such as high colesterol and obesity, are far higher for U.S. Hispanic/Latino adults than for the general U.S. population. However, the results also show that those risk factors vary greatly for …

Google’s Niantic Project Appears To Be More Game Than Viral Campaign Google’s Niantic Project Appears To Be More Game Than Viral Campaign

Google’s Niantic Project (which we first reported on here) is now starting to generate a little more attention. On Wednesday, we published “Google, This Is Getting Pretty Weird [The Niantic Project]” looking at some of the latest pieces of the …

Amazon Wine Marketplace Launches in 12 U.S. States Amazon Wine Marketplace Launches in 12 U.S. States

Online retail giant Amazon.com has just announced Amazon Wine, their new marketplace where users can shop thousands of different wines from Napa Valley, Sonoma, Paso Robles, Walla Walla, Red Mountain, Willamette Valley, and more. “Amazon Wine is an ideal place …

McDonald’s Upside-Down Flag Upsets Veterans
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A West Virginia McDonald’s is taking some heat after flying the American flag at half mast and upside-down on Wednesday morning, upsetting passerby and local veterans. While many think the half-mast part came in due to the election results, flying …

Call of Duty: Black Ops II’s YouTube Streaming Detailed

Activision today officially announced the live-streaming feature of Call of Duty: Black Ops II. The feature will allow players to live-stream their gameplay directly to YouTube from the Xbox 360 or PlayStation 3 consoles. It will also allow the streaming …

Facebook Details Breaking Changes For February Facebook Details Breaking Changes For February

Facebook’s weekly Operation Developer Love is a great way to keep on top of Facebook development. There’s at least a few new important updates or enhancements each week, but there’s the odd week where nothing happens. Good thing it’s the …

Victoria Jackson Loses It On Twitter, Gets Spoofed
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Victoria Jackson, a former “Saturday Night Live” cast member and comedienne, has garnered negative attention over the past several years for her outspoken rants about gays, God, and politics; however, none have come close to her latest tirade on Twitter …

Pinterest Finally Lets Users Create Secret Boards Pinterest Finally Lets Users Create Secret Boards
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Yesterday, we told you that Pinterest may be working on private pinboards, an often-requested feature that Pinterest had mentioned in the past, but never enabled. Now, users can rejoice in their newfound privacy – Pinterest has just launched “Secret Boards” …

iPad Mini, Kindle Fire HD, and Nexus 7 Smoothies, Anyone? iPad Mini, Kindle Fire HD, and Nexus 7 Smoothies, Anyone?
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We’re not sure how BlendTec’s viral ad campaign is affecting sales of their products, but we do know it’s a damn good viral ad campaign. Whenever a new device is released – new iPhone, new tablet, new Kindle, etc. – …

“Top Gun” Sequel Probably Won’t Happen Now
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When news of a sequel to the ’80s hit “Top Gun” first made the rounds on the web, it was greeted with a mostly enthusiastic crowd; despite the fact that remaking/mining classic films for new box office gold has grown …

The Hobbit’s World Was Brought To Life With 3D Printers The Hobbit’s World Was Brought To Life With 3D Printers
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Weta Workshop is one of the premier special effect studios on the planet. The studio is responsible for bringing The Lord of the Rings and other high profile films to life. Now they’re working on The Hobbit, and much of …

Bram Stoker Books On Display Thanks To Google Doodle Bram Stoker Books On Display Thanks To Google Doodle
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Google is running a doodle on its homepage today, celebrating the 165th birthday of Bram Stoker, the world famous author of Dracula. This is, by far, Stoker’s most well-known work. While the doodle obviously pays homage to that particular novel, …

Angry Birds Star Wars Out Today, Cinematic Trailer Released

Today is the biggest day for Star Wars fans since the huge news last week that Lucasfilm was sold to Disney for $4 billion. Rovio has officially launched Angry Birds Star Wars. The game is now available for download for …

Tumblr’s “Native” iOS App Update Brings New Dashboard, Gestures Tumblr’s “Native” iOS App Update Brings New Dashboard, Gestures

Tumblr has just made a significant step forward for users’ mobiel experience, as they have released version 3.2 of their iOS app. This time, the Tumblr app is completely native and features a better dashboard, new notification previews, and GIF …