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Game Mod Brings Dishonored Abilities To Skyrim
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The alter, change, or build upon PC game code to add features, content, and/or, desired improvements is, of course, known as modding. Thanks to the largely unpaid efforts of these “amateur” programmers, many a game has been given new life, …

Mario And Sonic Relive Old Rivalries In Their Latest Olympic Outing

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games has been a massive franchise for Nintendo and Sega ever since the two collaborated on the first for the 2008 Summer Olympic games. Each Summer and Winter Olympics event since then has received …

New Diabetes Treatment Uses Injectable “Smart Sponge”

Researchers from several U.S. universities this week announced a new diabetes treatment method that uses a “smart sponge” as a drug delivery device. The injectable sponge-like material surrounds an insulin core, expanding and contracting in response to blood sugar levels …

Google, Facebook And Twitter Train Mental Health Nonprofits On Social Media Google, Facebook And Twitter Train Mental Health Nonprofits On Social Media

Representatives from Google, Facebook and Twitter got together for a big training session for mental health nonprofits in Washington D.C. this afternoon, and Google has put 2 1/2 hours worth of video from the event online for anyone interested to …

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Rolling Stone Cover Leads Stores To Boycott Issue, Mayor To Write Angry Letter Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Rolling Stone Cover Leads Stores To Boycott Issue, Mayor To Write Angry Letter
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The upcoming Rolling Stone features suspected Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on the cover, and has generated a storm of controversy with stores refusing to sell the issue. The headline for the cover story is simply “The Bomber,” and the …

New Nexus 7 To Cost $229 For 16GB, $269 For 32GB [Rumor] New Nexus 7 To Cost $229 For 16GB, $269 For 32GB [Rumor]

Are we going to see the new Nexus 7 at next week’s Google event? There’s a good possibility, and it’s becoming even more likely after the latest leak. Android Central received a tip and photographic evidence from an unnamed retail …

McAfee’s Most Toxic Superheroes In Relation To Web Surfing McAfee’s Most Toxic Superheroes In Relation To Web Surfing

Do you ever wonder what superhero has the most threatening websites related to a search conducted for their particular name? No, me neither, but the folks at McAfee did, and just because it may not be something you first think …

Nantucket Shark Wrestled On Beach By Florida Man

Nantucket beachgoers got quite a bit more than they bargained for on Sunday when a man lured in a shark and then wrestled him to the beach. 24-year old Elliot Sudal says he’s caught many sharks in his lifetime after …

Mars Rover Curiosity Hits a 1 Kilometer Milestone

Last week, NASA revealed that Mars rover Curiosity has traveled more than 325 feet (99 meters) along its 5-mile (8 kilometer) trek to the base of a Martian mountain named Mount Sharp. This week the agency announced that the rover’s …

Here’s a Song About Mass Texts and I Don’t Really Know What to Say About It
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The word on the internet is that this song “Mass Text” is the new contender for worst thing on the internet. I guess we can call it the “Rebecca Black” award. Whatever. Unlike some of the other “worst things on …

DuckTales Remastered Continues To Look Amazing

Can we all agree that DuckTales Remastered looks absolutely magical? The remake of the NES classic from Wayforward continues to be everything I’ve ever wanted out of a modern iteration of Capcom’s best Disney game. Capcom released a new trailer …

Bing Ads Get Change History Graph Bing Ads Get Change History Graph

Last month, Microsoft announced a pilot for the Change History Graph feature in Bing Ads. The feature provides insights into how changes made to campaigns impacted their performance. The company announced today that it is moving out of pilot mode, …

Tumblr Now Lets You Make GIFs from Your Webcam Tumblr Now Lets You Make GIFs from Your Webcam
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Tumblr has just announced a new feature that should greatly expand the amount of self-focused content that appears on the Tumblr blogs you follow – or at least make the GIF-happy site even more GIF-happy. Starting today, you can make …

NCAA Will Not Renew EA Contract, NCAA Football 2014 to be the Last NCAA Game
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The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) today announced that it will not renew its contract with EA Sports for the use of its name and logo in NCAA Football titles. Though the current contract lasts until June 2014, the organization …

Google: You Probably Shouldn’t Link Your 20 Domains Together Google: You Probably Shouldn’t Link Your 20 Domains Together
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You know how Google has everybody afraid of links? People are also afraid to link to their own stuff in certain ways, and Google’s Webmaster Help video today pretty much indicates that this is with good reason. If you have …

“Goth Barbie” Gives “Be Yourself” Message In World Of Bullies “Goth Barbie” Gives “Be Yourself” Message In World Of Bullies
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“Goth Barbie” is what everyone–including Mattel executives–is calling the girls of Monster High, a relatively new line of dolls who are descendants of famous monsters. The toy line debuted in 2010 and blew up, way beyond the expectations of even …

Google To Host Event With Sundar Pichai On July 24 Google To Host Event With Sundar Pichai On July 24

Sundar Pichai is wearing a lot of hats these days. He’s no longer just the head of the Chrome team, but the Android team as well. That’s why any event with him leaves us guessing as to what he’ll talk …

Ash Borer Beetle Spreading in Canada

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) this week confirmed that the emerald ash borer beetle has moved into Kawartha Lakes, Ontario. The discovery raises the number of Ontario counties the beetle has been found into 32, alongside seven in Quebec. …

Reddit Gets New Default Subreddits, Boots r/atheism & r/politics Reddit Gets New Default Subreddits, Boots r/atheism & r/politics

Reddit has just announced that they are changing up the default subreddits – the ones you see on the front page when you’re logged out or if you’ve never taken the time to customize your own list. It’s been nearly …

Yahoo Acquires Ad Tech Startup Admovate Yahoo Acquires Ad Tech Startup Admovate

A day after the company posted its Q2 revenues (which are down, by the way), Yahoo announced yet another acquisition – Admovate, a mobile ad tech startup. Yahoo says the acquisition is part of its efforts to further invest in …

Bing Adds Brands, Movies, Albums, Places, Software, Sports Teams & Animals To Autosuggest Bing Adds Brands, Movies, Albums, Places, Software, Sports Teams & Animals To Autosuggest
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Bing announced today that it is now including more types of entities in its autosuggest feature, including brands, movies, albums, places, software, sports teams, and animal species. A couple months ago, Bing launched new info about people in autosuggest, so …

Need More Metro: Last Light? You Might Want To Try The New Faction Pack DLC

Metro: Last Light is easily one of the best games to be released this year. Much like its predecessor, it proved that there’s still some life left in the first person shooter genre. The only downside to the whole affair …

New XCOM Declassified Trailer Teases Story, Characters
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The release of The Bureau: XCOM Declassified is less than one month away, and 2K Games is ramping up its marketing for the title. Over the past few months, trailers for The Bureau have focused heavily on the title’s gameplay. …

Trayvon Hoodie Inspires Supporters At Church
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Trayvon Martin was wearing a hoodie when he was shot and killed by George Zimmerman last year, and that item of clothing was part of the reason Zimmerman said he found Martin to be so “suspicious” looking. Zimmerman, a self-appointed …