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Weather Channel Apps Top 100M Downloads, 38M Monthly Mobile Users Weather Channel Apps Top 100M Downloads, 38M Monthly Mobile Users
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The most popular weather app around has just hit a significant milestone: 100 million downloads. The Weather Channel has just announced that their family of apps has crossed this threshold. That includes iOS, Android and Windows Phone. The iOS app …

BioShock Infinite Will Be A Proper PC Game When It Launches

Being a PC gamer used to be a horrible experience. Developers would focus solely on the console version, and port over an ugly mess that only served to insult PC gamers who invested hundreds of dollars into a machine just …

Multivitamins, Blueberries Could Complicate Late-Stage Cancer Treatment

Noble Prize recipient James Watson this month published a proposal stating that antioxidants, such as those found in blueberries or multivitamin supplements, could actually promote late-stage cancer progression. The paper, published in the journal Open Biology, is considered by Watson …

Check Out The Aliens: Colonial Marines TV Spot

I think we can all agree that Borderlands 2 was one of the best gaming experiences of 2012. Gearbox deserved all of the accolades it won for the game, and now the studio can rest easy knowing that its work …

Slow-Motion Exploding Paint Cans Are As Cool As You’d Imagine
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Paint is fun. Making stuff explode is fun. Catching all of the action at 1600 fps is fun. This video, which combines all three, is very fun. [theslowmoguys]

Amazing “Wheel Of Fortune” Win: Could You Do It With 1 Letter?
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A viral video has popped back up on the web after over two years, and the subject says she’d love to take another shot at the show that made her a sensation, if they’ll have her. 26-year old Caitlin Burke …

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Demo out January 22, 7-Minute Trailer Out Now

Platinum Games today announced that a demo for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. To celebrate the announcement, the developer has released a seven-minute trailer for the title, edited by Hideo Kojima himself. The trailer features both cut-scenes and actual gameplay, so …

Russell Crowe Dating Marilyn Manson’s Ex?

Russell Crowe may be in celebrity news lately because of his role in the award-winning “Les Miserables”, but he’s also getting attention for a rumored relationship that’s taking some by surprise. It all began with some retweets, and has escalated …

Minecraft: Pocket Edition 0.5.1 Update Coming Soon
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Despite being the little brother of the bunch, Minecraft: Pocket Edition has become quite the sales juggernaut. The game stays atop the charts on both iOS and Android, and sales have surpassed 5 million. Not bad for a premium app …

Instagram’s New Privacy Policies Take Effect on Saturday Instagram’s New Privacy Policies Take Effect on Saturday
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Just a friendly reminder: those new Instagram policies that caused such a ruckus back in December go into effect this Saturday, January 19th (but without the clause that caused most of the ruckus). The new privacy policy and terms of …

It Looks Like Payments Will Belong To PayPal In 2013 It Looks Like Payments Will Belong To PayPal In 2013
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PayPal announced on Monday that it has reached deals with 23 major national retailers to enable customers to pay with PayPal in stores. Participating retailers include: Famous Footwear, Dollar General, Mapco Express, RadioShack, Spartan Stores, Abercrombie & Fitch, Advance Auto …

Kardashian “Baby Bump” Watch Begins
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Since the news broke that Kim Kardashian is expecting a baby with Kanye West, everyone has been on Bump Watch. Of course, it’s too early to see much of anything, but that’s not stopping several celebrity gossip sites from trying. …

Cellular iPad Mini, 4th-Gen iPad Coming to China on Friday Cellular iPad Mini, 4th-Gen iPad Coming to China on Friday
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Apple has just announced that the Cellular + Wi-Fi versions of their two newest tablet offerings will become available in Chain by the end of the week. The Cellular + Wi-Fi iPad Mini and 4th-gen iPad with Retina display will …

Borderlands 2 “Big Game Hunt” DLC Out Now, With Trailer
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Gamers coming back to Borderlands 2 after finishing up with other holiday titles will be pleased to hear that Gearbox has released yet another DLC campaign add-on for the shooter. “Sir Hammerlock’s Big Game Hunt” begins with a relaxing hunting …

Jumio Brings Simplified Shopping To Android With Netswipe Mobile Jumio Brings Simplified Shopping To Android With Netswipe Mobile

Mobile shopping is huge. That much was clear in some pre-holiday statistics from Google that said holiday shoppers demanded the same experience across both mobile and desktop. One of the things standing in the way of that is making checkout …

New Myspace Opens Up To All (Especially Justin Timberlake Fans) New Myspace Opens Up To All (Especially Justin Timberlake Fans)

After a few-month-long beta period, the big Myspace redesign is finally available to anyone and everyone who wishes to join. To sign up for a new Myspace account, you can either use your old Myspace credentials or log in via …

Alibaba CEO Jack Ma To Leave Post Alibaba CEO Jack Ma To Leave Post

Jack Ma, founder and CEO of Chinese ecommerce powerhouse Alibaba, will soon shed his CEO title, though he will remain executive chairman, and focus on strategic direction of the company, which he founded in 1999. Ma sent a letter around …

Heath Ledger’s Daughter Looks Just Like Him
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Heath Ledger’s daughter, Matilda, is the spitting image of her father, according to Ledger’s parents. Matilda–whose mom is actress Michelle Williams–lost her dad at an early age when he died of an accidental overdose in 2008. “The Dark Knight” was …

Coke, Osteoporosis, and the Golden Globes

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

Get Your Dead Space 3 Collector’s Edition Straight From The Developers
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Dead Space 2 had a pretty awesome collector’s edition. I still play around with the light up plasma cutter from time to time, and the packaging is still one of the better boxsets I own. It was a little sad …

Free Corvette Stingray Gran Turismo DLC Coming Tomorrow

Polyphony Digital, the developers of the Gran Turismo series, knows what racing fans want. They want Gran Turismo 6, with photo-realistic cars, settings, and weather conditions. Unfortunately, the developer will have to sit on any news of a new core …

GetGlue And Viggle Decide Not To Merge After All GetGlue And Viggle Decide Not To Merge After All

Back in November, Viggle announced a merger with GetGlue, saying that it would acquire GetGlue for $25 million in cash and 48.3 million shares of stock. The companies announced on Sunday that the merger is off. GetGlue said in a …

12-Year Old Guilty Of Murder Of Neo-Nazi Father
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A 12-year old boy has been found guilty of murder after the shooting death of his father in 2011. Joseph Hall was just ten years old when he shot and killed his dad, Jeffrey Hall, following an incident which involved …

3D Printers Are Changing How Designers Make And Market Art 3D Printers Are Changing How Designers Make And Market Art

If you believe the hype, 3D printing will be everywhere sooner or later. It’s only a matter of time before the price comes down enough for everybody to afford one. Many companies are jumping onto the hype train before it …