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GDC 2013: Live Streaming API Coming To Games Courtesy Of YouTube GDC 2013: Live Streaming API Coming To Games Courtesy Of YouTube

Gamers love watching other people play games. It’s the only way to explain of popularity of Let’s Plays and live streams on YouTube, Twitch.tv and other sites. The only problem is that those who do live streams must have video …

Looks Like Google Is Showing Shopping Results Less These Days Looks Like Google Is Showing Shopping Results Less These Days

Searchmetrics has put out a white paper analyzing Google’s use of Universal Search results for its various vertical offerings, finding a “dramatic reduction” in the number and proportion of shopping integrations displayed in results during 2012. The reduction, according to …

Facebook’s Gay Marriage Support Map Looks Exactly How You’d Expect It to Look Facebook’s Gay Marriage Support Map Looks Exactly How You’d Expect It to Look
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As you may remember, Facebook was painted red on Tuesday as marriage equality supporters changed their profile pictures to a red and pink equals sign to show their support of the cause. The image was shared by the Human Rights …

Guthrie Flips Off Lauer on The Today Show
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Poor Matt Lauer. In-between dealing with the fallout from this week’s New York Magazine expose on the troubled firing of Ann Curry from the Today Show and apologizing to former interns over Twitter, the man just can’t seem to get …

GDC 2013: Unreal Engine 4 Will Make You A Believer In The Next Generation
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The next-generation of game consoles is quickly approaching, but there are some who claim that we don’t need new hardware. The argument usually focuses on how there’s still ways to squeeze more power out of the current generation of consoles, …

‘Raw Food For Dummies’ Authors School Google

Cherie Soria and Dan Ladermann of Living Light Culinary Institute and authors of “Raw Food For Dummies” recently participated in an Authors @ Google Talk. Google uploaded the video this week. More recent At Google talks here.

Vine Makes Videos Embeddable via Web and Mobile Vine Makes Videos Embeddable via Web and Mobile

Today, Vine has finally made their six-second videos embeddable across the web. They’ve also updated their iOS app to allow for embedding (as well as the ability to share other people’s Vines on Facebook and Twitter). “When we launched Vine, …

Kardashian Baby Names Discussed on Leno
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Reality TV actress and amateur porn star Kim Kardashian‘s pregnancy has been the subject of much speculation these past few weeks. In particular, the rumor that the baby’s father, R&B star Kanye West, might name the baby “North” has enthralled …

Is Native WebGL Support Coming To Internet Explorer 11? Is Native WebGL Support Coming To Internet Explorer 11?
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For all of its talk of supporting open Web standards, Internet Explorer 10 still lacked one important part of the open Web ecosystem – WebGL. Sure, you could add it with a plugin, but Microsoft refused to add native support …

Lohan Triangles Tattoo Meaning Revealed

As Lindsay Lohan strives to piece back together her career while avoiding further legal troubles, the tattoos on her body have become the subject of much internet speculation. Today, the New York Post is reporting that Lohan’s triangles tattoo has …

Khan Academy’s Advice For Scaling Your Startup To Millions Of Users Khan Academy’s Advice For Scaling Your Startup To Millions Of Users
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Google interviewed Ben Kamens, lead developer at Khan Academy, about scaling a startup to millions of users, which the popular online learning site has been able to do. Google uploaded the video to its Developer YouTube channel this week.

Google+ Engineers Tell You How To Get People To Your App Google+ Engineers Tell You How To Get People To Your App

Google developer programs engineers Silvano Luciani and Joanna Smith put out a video this week, discussing how to use interactive posts to “bring the people who care” to your apps. The two explore how to find the best audience when …

Kim Jong Un Uses an iMac [PHOTOS] Kim Jong Un Uses an iMac [PHOTOS]
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We’re not international politics experts, so we’ll refrain from commenting on North Korean state media’s suggestions that leader Kim Jong Un and his generals are planning some sort of “U.S. mainland strike,” and whether or not this is credible or …

2000 Gold Medalist Dies of a Heart Attack at age 35
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Olympic gold medalist Soraya Jimenez has died at the age of 35. Reuters is reporting that Jimenez died of a heart attack at her home in Mexico City. She reportedly had multiple health issues, and only one lung. Jimenez won …

William Shatner’s Age Catches Up To Him In His Latest Fight With The Gorn
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For an 82-year-old, William Shatner still looks incredibly young. That being said, it seems that his age is finally catching up to him. Despite that, he still holds his own against one of his oldest adversaries – the Gorn. All …

That ‘New’ Delicious Has Some New Features That ‘New’ Delicious Has Some New Features

Delicious announced that it has added some new features after remaining quite for a while. For one, you can now log in with Facebook or Twitter. “Login with a single click and immediately start adding links,” Delicious says in a …

Marijuana Tax, Legalization Being Considered in Maine
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A bill in the Maine legislature that would legalize and tax marijuana has gained some considerable support. According to a report from the Bangor Daily News, the legislation now has 35 co-sponsors. The bill, LD 1229 or “An Act to …

Windows 8 Might Be Coming to 7-Inch Tablets Windows 8 Might Be Coming to 7-Inch Tablets

Windows 8 was obviously built with tablets in mind, but the OS only supports tablets with 1366×768 displays. That’s all going to change, and it could mean big things for Windows 8 going forward. In a recent Windows Certification Newsletter, …

Nick Offerman Break Dances, Dons Chicken Suit for a Lumineers Cover
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As you may know, Nick Offerman is a man of many talents. It just so happens that one of those talents is breaking it down. On last night’s Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Offerman discussed his reddit AMAs, walking the …

Is HBO Bringing Live Streaming Sports to HBO GO? Is HBO Bringing Live Streaming Sports to HBO GO?

Is live streaming sports (read: boxing) coming to HBO GO? According to HBO Sports head Ken Hershman, yes. But HBO leadership aren’t all in the same boat, and another exec isn’t ready to spill the beans on any such project. …

Matt Lauer Intern Apology Given Over Twitter
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It has been a tough week for Today Show co-host Matt Lauer. New York Magazine this week published an expose on the Today Show‘s mishandled firing of Ann Curry and the ratings bomb in the aftermath. The story also revealed …

eBay Expects To Grow Revenue By 50 Percent In 2015 eBay Expects To Grow Revenue By 50 Percent In 2015
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Earlier this year, eBay posted revenue growth of 21 percent year-over-year. Over the next three years, it hopes to increase revenue even more. In a meeting with investors, eBay announced that it plans to continue growing through 2015 thanks to …

Biz Stone Working on Mobile Startup Called ‘Jelly’ [REPORT] Biz Stone Working on Mobile Startup Called ‘Jelly’ [REPORT]

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone is working on another startup. According to Kara Swisher at All Things D, Stone’s new project is called “Jelly,” which her source called a “native mobile” effort. That’s pretty vague, and the only other tidbit provided …

Richard Griffiths Dies After Heart Surgery Complications

Actor Richard Griffiths has passed away at the age of 65 following complications from heart surgery, according to multiple reports, including this one from the BBC. Griffiths appeared in numerous films, plays and television shows over the years, but for …