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Foursquare Now Lets You Check-In Your Friends Foursquare Now Lets You Check-In Your Friends
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I guess Foursquare just made a lot of users happy. That is if what they say is correct, and this really was the most-requested feature. Anyway, Foursquare has just announced that users will not only be able to mention their …

Brandi Glanville Shows She’s Over Eddie Cibrian
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Brandi Glanville, who is both a “Real Housewives” star and the ex-wife of actor Eddie Cibrian, showed off in a bikini in Malibu over the weekend, and whether it was to flaunt her toned body or to prove just how …

Firefox 22 Adds WebRTC, 3D Gaming Standards Firefox 22 Adds WebRTC, 3D Gaming Standards

The past few releases of Firefox have been pretty solid as far as new features go, but its latest release is an even bigger step forward. Firefox 22 launches today, and with it comes WebRTC support alongside new tools that …

Google Adds Data on Unsafe Websites to Transparency Report Google Adds Data on Unsafe Websites to Transparency Report
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Google is adding a new section to its online Transparency Report, which currently documents data requests from the government, content removal requests, and just recently, National Security Letter information. Starting now, Google will show information on malware and phishing attacks …

NASA Has Now Found 10,000 Near-Earth Objects

NASA this week announced that it has now discovered more than 10,000 near-Earth objects – asteroids that could pass close to Earth in the future. The agency also bragged that 98% of all near-Earth objects have been uncovered by NASA …

Google Gets Around Having To Pay German Publishers By Making Google News Opt-In Google Gets Around Having To Pay German Publishers By Making Google News Opt-In

A law was passed in Germany several weeks ago that would require search engines like Google to pay publishers to license content to include links and snippets in aggregation services like Google News. Google has been vocally opposing this law …

Routine Is That Spooky Moon Base Simulator You’ve Always Wanted

The horror genre has seen somewhat of a resurgence in recent years thanks to the efforts of indie developers around the world. One of the more interesting games to come out of this renaissance is Routine. For those just joining …

Imgur CEO Talks New Mobile App, Relationship With Reddit Imgur CEO Talks New Mobile App, Relationship With Reddit

On Monday, image sharing service Imgur finally released its first mobile app, launching on Android first. It turns out it’s not that they just wanted to start with Android, however. They’ve run into some issues with Apple, but the iOS …

Michael Jackson: Son Will Testify During Lawsuit

Michael Jackson has been gone for four years, and the legal battles involving his estate and his family are just beginning. Jackson’s children–along with his mother Katherine–are suing concert promoter AEG Live for negligently hiring Dr. Conrad Murray to oversee …

Google SafeSearch Changes Finally Hit Germany, France, and Other Non-English Speaking Countries Google SafeSearch Changes Finally Hit Germany, France, and Other Non-English Speaking Countries

Back in December, Google made some subtle changes to their Image search. To make a long story short, Google made it so that users in the U.S. could no longer disable SafeSearch altogether. At first glance, it appeared as though …

Records Set For Hadoukens, Blowing Into Nintendo Cartridges

Last week was game week on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. The host got the chance to play PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Wii U games. However, the host also managed to set a few video game-related world records while …

Senators Ask The NSA To Start Telling The Truth Senators Ask The NSA To Start Telling The Truth
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The NSA has been on the defensive ever since Edward Snowden revealed its massive spying programs in a series of leaks earlier this month. The agency has been called into Congress for multiple hearings to defend the programs and to …

Netflix Really Wants ‘House Of Cards’ To Win Some Emmys Netflix Really Wants ‘House Of Cards’ To Win Some Emmys

Netflix has been campaigning hard to win its original shows (especially House of Cards) some Emmy awards. Last week, reports came out that Netflix was having a Freddy’s BBQ truck delivering free lunch to influential players. Freddy’s BBQ is a …

‘Multi-Week’ Google Update Happening Now, Says Cutts ‘Multi-Week’ Google Update Happening Now, Says Cutts
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Google is currently running a “multi-week” rollout of an update that will continue until the week after July 4th. Matt Cutts mentioned the update in response to some questions about “car insurance” spam on Twitter. The fact that this is …

New Dark Souls II Gameplay Videos Released

Since its release in 2011, Dark Souls has gathered a cult following for its tight gameplay, high difficulty curve, and obscure lore. Its release on PC last summer only increased the game’s popularity. So, when Dark Souls II was announced …

Michelle Trachtenberg As Lee Harvey Oswald’s Wife

Michelle Trachtenberg is taking on a challenging role as Marina Oswald, wife of the man accused of shooting President Kennedy on that tragic day in 1963, and says she’s excited to bring to life a woman few know much about …

‘Khaleesi’ Is Now a Trending Baby Name

Khaleesi is a Dothraki word meaning the wife of the khal in George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series (better known to some as HBO’s Game of Thrones). It’s also a baby name that’s rising in popularity …

Microsoft And KLab Are Working On Age Of Empires For iOS, Android
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Microsoft, like any company, loves money. The best way to get said money is to make sure your products are on as many devices as possible, especially when those devices are selling loads more than your own platform. Nikkei (via …

WWE 2K14: Rock Cover Revealed, People’s Trailer Released

2K Games and the WWE this week revealed the cover of WWE 2K14 on Monday Night Raw. The cover features Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, who recently lost the WWE Championship to John Cena at WrestleMania 29 back in April. “I …

Imgur’s iOS App Is Being Held Up by Apple but Should Arrive in a Few Weeks Imgur’s iOS App Is Being Held Up by Apple but Should Arrive in a Few Weeks

Earlier this year, popular photo-sharing app 500px was yanked from Apple’s App Store for a week or so and then reinstated after the Cupertino company expressed concerns with the level of pornography able to be accessed using the app. 500px …

Barnes & Noble Is Still Losing Money, Wants Third Party OEMs To Make Nook Tablets Barnes & Noble Is Still Losing Money, Wants Third Party OEMs To Make Nook Tablets

In a report from May, Barnes & Noble said that it would be ditching its own tablet efforts and instead focus on licensing the Nook brand to third parties. In its latest earnings report, the company confirmed that to be …

Neiman Marcus Files for $100M IPO Neiman Marcus Files for $100M IPO

Department store Neiman Marcus this week announced that it has filed for an initial public offering. According to a registration with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the offering will be in common stock sold by current shareholders. The number of …

Miami Tops Amazon’s List of Top Music-Buying Cities in America Miami Tops Amazon’s List of Top Music-Buying Cities in America
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Amazon, known for its various lists charting the most well-read cities and such, has a new list comprised using its massive sales data – “Cities That Rock.” The company is charting the American cities with the most music sales per …

Jodie Sweetin, “Full House” Star, Files For 3rd Divorce
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Jodie Sweetin, who played Stephanie on the sitcom “Full House”, has filed for divorce from her husband of one year, Morty Coyle. Sweetin cites irreconcilable differences in the divorce papers and is seeking full custody of the couple’s two-year old …