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Emma Watson Photo Shoot Meets ‘Pretty Woman’
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Emma Watson has denied rumors that she has been case in the role of Anastasia Steele in the upcoming Fifty Shades of Grey movie adaptation, but that doesn’t mean she’s shying away from racy roles. This week, the star graces …

Facebook Home: Here’s A Commercial For It Facebook Home: Here’s A Commercial For It

UPDATE: Was This Facebook Home Ad Altered Because the Original Sounded Way Too Much Like an Eminem Song? Facebook has put out a new video/commercial for Facebook Home, its new Android-takeover experience. During a press event today, Facebook played a …

HTC First, the ‘Facebook Phone,’ Launches April 12th for $99 HTC First, the ‘Facebook Phone,’ Launches April 12th for $99
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Today, at their big Android event, Facebook unveiled Home, the company’s new foray into Android. Rather than building a new Facebook OS of sorts, Home is a family of apps that takes over your Android device and turns it into …

Google Compute Engine Available For Cloud Platform Gold Support Customers Google Compute Engine Available For Cloud Platform Gold Support Customers

Google announced today that Computer Engine is now available to Google CLoud Platform’s Gold Support customers. Product manager Navneet Joneja writes on the Google Enterprise Blog: Google Compute Engine gives developers everywhere access to Google’s computing infrastructure. Now you can …

Facebook Takes Over The Android Homescreen With Home Facebook Takes Over The Android Homescreen With Home

During a Facebook event today, the social network announced Home, a deep integration of Facebook into Android. The idea behind Home is a phone that’s built around people instead of apps. The main feature of Home is the Cover Feed. …

Remember Me’s Combat Looks To Be Pretty Brutal
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Remember Me, the memory altering action game that surprised everyone at last year’s E3, is ready to launch later in a few months. Now it’s up to Capcom to get people hyped for what’s looking like one of the best …

60-Inch Apple TV Rumored Yet Again 60-Inch Apple TV Rumored Yet Again
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Is it finally coming? Finally, really, in real life coming? Those are the questions that have been surrounding the rumored (at this point mythic) Apple HDTV. Yearly predictions about the manufacture and shipping of an Apple ‘iTV‘ have repeatedly been …

Bill Gates, Paul Allen Recreate Iconic Photo 30+ Years Later Bill Gates, Paul Allen Recreate Iconic Photo 30+ Years Later

Bill Gates and Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen haven’t always been on the best of terms, but it looks the the relationship has been mended enough to recreate a classic photo at a recent event. Allen tweeted out the pic featuring …

Congress Doesn’t Want You Listening In On The CISPA Debate Congress Doesn’t Want You Listening In On The CISPA Debate

It was revealed in mid-February that CISPA would be back. The dreaded cybersecurity bill is now ready to make its way through Congress, but our elected representatives apparently think that the public doesn’t have the right to know what’s going …

Obama: 5% of Salary to Be Given to the U.S. Treasury
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The U.S. has been suffering from an economic lull for years now, and workers have been feeling the pinch. This year, congress delayed budget measures until the recent sequester resulted. That means that now even government employees will begin to …

Ocappi Brings the Home Try-On Model to Engagement Rings Ocappi Brings the Home Try-On Model to Engagement Rings

If you’re looking to propose to your significant other, you’re going to need a ring. And there are three basic ways that you can go about picking out that perfect diamond. First, you can do the searching yourself and pick …

Mike Rice Video (The Taiwanese Animation Version)

Rutgers basketball coach Mike Rice was fired this week after a video of him kicking and shoving players (and using gay slurs) during practice was made public. And where there’s scandal, there’s Taiwanese animation studio Next Media Animation, which always …

Toki Tori 2 Is The Highlight Of This Week’s Nintendo Download

In 2001, relatively unknown developer Two Tribes published their first game on the Game Boy Color – Toki Tori. The puzzle game, starring a little yellow bird, became somewhat of a cult hit that never received much attention at the …

This May Or May Not Be Mark Zuckerberg’s Old Angelfire Site (But It’s Funny Either Way) This May Or May Not Be Mark Zuckerberg’s Old Angelfire Site (But It’s Funny Either Way)
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The authenticity of this doesn’t appear to have been confirmed by anyone so far, but a link to an old school Angelfire site was posted at Hacker News (via Gizmodo), and it was allegedly created by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg …

Hayden Panettiere Rumored to Have Gotten a Boob Job
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Sometimes, judging whether someone has had plastic surgery can be easy. Take, for example, Valeria Lukyanova, the Russian woman who has had her body warped into the shape of a Barbie doll and doesn’t resemble a human being any longer. …

Apple Adds New Ratings Box Inside App Store Details Apple Adds New Ratings Box Inside App Store Details

Apple has made a small change to its App Store app details pages that puts a new ratings box right at the top of the page, just under the app’s name and directly on top of the app’s rating. Of …

Facebook Introduces New APIs For Comment Replies Facebook Introduces New APIs For Comment Replies

In late March, Facebook launched a new commenting system for Pages that allows users to reply to comments. The new system is on an opt-in basis for now, and Facebook has a few API tips to keep in mind if …

Will Google Ever Stop Dominating Search? Will Google Ever Stop Dominating Search?
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Google stock is currently taking a hit after reaching an all-time high last month. Any number of factors could be contributors to this, but some think it’s directly related to people’s decreased dependence on finding information with Google. Can Google …

U.S.-Canada Border Shooting Suspect Arrested

The U.S. border with Canada is generally more peaceful than the U.S. border with Mexico, but an incident this week shows that the northern border is also used for drug smuggling. A drug bust that took place this week in …

Frommer’s Travel Guides Will Stay Alive as Arthur Frommer Buys Them Back from Google Frommer’s Travel Guides Will Stay Alive as Arthur Frommer Buys Them Back from Google
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After reports that Google had quietly killed the print line of Frommer’s Travel Guides, the guidebooks have been given a new life as their creator has decided to buy back the brand. The AP reports that 83-year-old Arthur Frommer has …

Anonymous Hacks North Korea’s Twitter, Flickr Accounts Anonymous Hacks North Korea’s Twitter, Flickr Accounts

Did you know North Korea has a Twitter and flickr account? The nation uses these accounts to spread its propaganda, but recent world events have made the nation’s online presence a target for hackers. The Guardian reports that North Korea’s …

Oscar Winner Dies; Ruth Jhabvala Was 85
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Academy Award-winning screenwriter Ruth Prawer Jhabvala has died. She was 85. According to a report from the Associated Press, Jhabvala died in New York after battling an unnamed illness. Jhabvala got her start in the film industry in 1963, when …

LinkedIn Tests Direct Mention Links in Status Updates [UPDATED] LinkedIn Tests Direct Mention Links in Status Updates [UPDATED]
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UPDATE: LinkedIn is now beginning to roll out the feature out to all English-speaking users. LinkedIn is currently testing user mentions, something that other networks like Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ have had for some time and that users rely on …

Facebook Changes Image Requirements For The New News Feed Facebook Changes Image Requirements For The New News Feed
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In early March, Facebook introduced its new News Feed to the world. The new News Feed puts much more of an emphasis on consuming content with larger pictures among other changes. Facebook has already given developers a few tips on …