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Siri Gets Movie Ticket Purchasing In Upcoming iOS Update Siri Gets Movie Ticket Purchasing In Upcoming iOS Update

When Apple launched iOS 6, it came with some enhancements to Siri. Amont those enhancements were the ability to get Siri to bring up movie reviews and showtimes. In an update to the operating system, iOS 6.1, Siri will go …

Foursquare Gives Locations a New Kind of Rating Foursquare Gives Locations a New Kind of Rating
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If you think that star ratings are oftentimes faulty or unspecific indicators of a location’s true worth, the people at Foursquare agree with you. In order to provide what they think are better ratings, the company is now attaching a …

Superman Planet Found: Krypton Pinpointed by Neil deGrasse Tyson
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Just weeks after his alter-ego Clark Kent quit the Daily Planet, Superman is getting help from a real-life astrophysicist to pinpoint the location of his home planet. In an Action Comics #14 story titled “Star Light, Star Bright,” famous astrophysicist …

BioWare Details Mass Effect 3 For The Wii U

EA has been pretty proactive about bringing its content to the Wii U in time for the console’s new launch. Granted, most of the games are ports of older titles, but gamers who have just stuck with the Wii until …

Halo 4 Release May Dampen Voter Turnout Among Gamers [POLL]

Voting: it’s your civic duty. It’s the foundation of any democracy, a way for everyone to make their voice heard. Millions have fought and died to give you the right, and the privilege to cast your ballot. Without strong turnout …

StumbleUpon Ditches Explore Box In Toolbar, Pushes Users To Site StumbleUpon Ditches Explore Box In Toolbar, Pushes Users To Site
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I pulled out the old trusty StumbleUpon toolbar this morning to use the Explore Box (the StumbleUpon version of search) to stumble through some topic which I’ve already forgotten, to find the Explore Box was not there. I asked a …

Battlefield 1942 Now Free on Origin

In celebration of the game’s tenth anniversary, EA and DICE have made Battlefield 1942 available for free via Origin. The game is available for download now in the demos section of Origin. “When we launched Battlefield 1942 ten years ago, …

Killed For Eyeing Boy: Parents Kill Daughter With Acid
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It’s almost unimaginable here in the states that a young girl could be subjected to such a cruel and painful fate as being burned alive with acid, but in Pakistan, where just such a thing occurred late last month, it …

Check Out This Cool “Paths to the White House” Map

Tomorrow’s the big day – Election 2012. Everyone thinks this is going to be a close one (although there’s plenty of debate regarding just how close), and we know that, like many years, the outcome will be decided by a …

Instagram Launches Profiles For The Web Instagram Launches Profiles For The Web

Instagram announced today that it will be rolling out profiles on the web over the next few days. The feature is long overdue, and seemed like only a matter of time. We’ve seen signs that it was coming. “Your web …

Samsung Galaxy Camera Goes On Sale In The UK This Week Samsung Galaxy Camera Goes On Sale In The UK This Week

Remember Samsung’s awesome Galaxy Camera from August? The Android-powered camera was a hot topic at IFA, but we’ve not heard anything about it since. That all changed today as our friends in the UK now have a solid release date. …

Shaq Buys $235K House 30 Miles From Mansion
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Shaquille O’Neal has enough money to buy whatever he wants, including enormous mansions and a fleet of cars, so when TMZ reported recently that the b-ball star dropped almost a quarter of a million bones on a “regular” house just …

Hulu And CBS Enter Partnership To Bring CBS Shows To Hulu Plus Hulu And CBS Enter Partnership To Bring CBS Shows To Hulu Plus

Hulu announced today that it has entered into a multi-year licensing agreement with CBS, which will see the network’s library of TV programming become available on Hulu Plus in January. Users will gain access to over 2,600 episodes of shows …

Kristen Bell Expecting First Child With Dax Shepard

Actress Kristen Bell and beau Dax Shepard have announced they are expecting their first child and say she is past the early stages–which include morning sickness–and is enjoying preparing for the baby. While the couple got engaged in 2009 after …

Heart Disease Patients With Diabetes Fare Better With Bypass Surgery, Shows Study

A new study today revealed that adult patients with diabetes and multi-vessel coronary heart disease who had cardiac bypass surgery fared better in overall heart-related outcomes than those who had a non-surgical procedure called percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). PCI involves …

Android Fans Celebrate Five Years Of Google’s Mobile Operating System Android Fans Celebrate Five Years Of Google’s Mobile Operating System
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November 5 is a date that many people remember for different reasons. Most people on the Internet probably remember the date because of Guy Fawkes Day, the date that Anonymous has claimed as their own protest holiday. Others are remembering …

On Election Night, Gloat to Your Political Frenemies with These GIFs
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On election night, the chances are pretty high that your Facebook and Twitter streams will be inundated with policial posts. Some of your friends will rejoice, others will be apoplectic. Thus is the nature of bitter political contests. Many users …

Cutts Does Customer Support In Latest Webmaster Video Cutts Does Customer Support In Latest Webmaster Video

Google has put out a new webmaster help video with Matt Cutts. The basis of the user-submitted question isn’t even accurate, and Cutts still took the time to make the video and answer it. This goes to show that there …

Beyonce: New Hairdo Has Web Talking
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Beyonce can really do no wrong, it seems, and every time she changes her hair or style, it is emulated to death. So get ready to see a whole lot of blunt bangs on the streets, because that’s what Mrs. …

Facebook: Facebook Exchange Is Doing Better Than Google Exchange Facebook: Facebook Exchange Is Doing Better Than Google Exchange
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In June, Facebook announced the Facebook Exchange. In September, it launched out of beta. According to the company, it is already doing better than Google. AdWeek ran a “sitdown” with Facebook sales chief Carolyn Everson and GroupM chief digital officer …

Sharon Osbourne: Double Mastectomy Was “No Brainer”
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Sharon Osbourne recently underwent life-altering surgery under the celebrity radar, opting for a double mastectomy after her doctors told her she was at high risk for breast cancer. The 60-year old wife of rocker Ozzy went through a battle with …

Angry Birds Star Wars Official Trailer Released

All the current talk about Star Wars is either how Disney will either improve or ruin the franchise and whether Carrie Fischer and Mark Hamill will be cast in Episode 7. Regardless of the future of Star Wars, two things …

Find Your Voting Location on Google, Facebook Find Your Voting Location on Google, Facebook
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Tomorrow, November 6th, is election day in the U.S. If you haven’t already voted and need to know where you should vote tomorrow, both Google and Facebook have tools to make it incredibly easy. Google has provided a quick answer …

Google Channels The Life Aquatic For Its New Nexus 7 Ad Google Channels The Life Aquatic For Its New Nexus 7 Ad

We’re only a few weeks away from the official beginning of the holiday shopping season. As such, Google is starting to kick its advertising machine for its line of Nexus products into high gear. The first ad focuses on Google’s …