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Bad Piggies Hit The Road On Wednesday

Bad Piggies, Rovio’s fantastic Angry Birds spinoff, hasn’t been getting as much love as its Star Wars inspired cousin recently. That’s all going to change tomorrow, however, as Rovio has a beefy updated planned for the game. Rovio announced today …

Angry Birds Cartoon Series Premieres March 16

Today Rovio, the creators of the Angry Birds and Bad Piggies games, announced that a new animated cartoon Angry Birds series is coming soon to computers everywhere. From the Rovio announcement: What makes Bomb Bird so angry? Why is the …

‘Goat Edition’ Mashups See a Revival, Could Possibly Supplant the Harlem Shake

Move over Harlem Shake, there’s a new YouTube fad brewing. It’s the “Goat Edition” mashup, and it’s taking the internet by storm. People have been making “Goat Editions” of popular songs and throwing them up on YouTube for a while. …

“Dancing With The Stars” Lineup Announced

“Dancing With The Stars” has officially announced the lineup of celebrities who’ll be shaking it on the dance floor this season, and, as predicted, “American Idol” star Kellie Pickler is indeed included. Among the others are country star Wynonna Judd, …

Twitter Offers Glimpse At Firefox OS App Twitter Offers Glimpse At Firefox OS App

Twitter is already talking up its Firefox OS app. Mozilla announced at Mobile World Congress this week that its new operating system Firefox OS will make its way to a number of mobile operators around the world. More on that …

The Pirate Bay Sets Sail For Norway, Spain The Pirate Bay Sets Sail For Norway, Spain

The Pirate Bay was founded in Sweden, and has remained in the country since. That all changed this week, however, as the most infamous site on the Internet has been forced to move. TorrentFreak reports that The Pirate Bay has …

God of War: Ascension Single Player Demo, Trailer Out Today

Back in January Sony released a teaser trailer for the single-player campaign in God of War: Ascension and announced that a demo for the campaign would be released in February. With only four days left in February, Sony has kept …

Affleck Shaves Beard After Oscar Win

Ben Affleck decided to shave off his lucky beard after his film, “Argo” took home the Oscar for Best Picture on Sunday night. The actor/director had been keeping the facial hair around as a charm to get him through the …

No Google Antitrust Decision Until After Summer Break [Report] No Google Antitrust Decision Until After Summer Break [Report]

It’s looking like this Google antitrust thing won’t be resolved anytime soon in Europe. Reuters is reporting that EU antitrust chief Joaquin Almunia said that the European Commission can reach an agreement after the summer break. “We can envisage this …

Google Makes Apps For Nonprofits Free To All Google Makes Apps For Nonprofits Free To All

Google announced that Google Apps for Nonprofits is now free for all nonprofits. Before, the free version was only available for nonprofits with less than 3,000 users. “Now, whether your nonprofit is 10 people or 10,000, you are eligible to …

The Onion Apologizes For Quvenzhané Wallis Tweet

[Warning: one possibly offensive word appears in this article] On Sunday night, while the movie industry was celebrating its biggest night, satirical publication The Onion started a Twitter-tantrum by posting a no-holds-barred tweet meant to shock docile red carpet watchers. …

Internet Explorer 10 Finally Available On Windows 7 Internet Explorer 10 Finally Available On Windows 7

After launching with Windows 8 in October of last year, Internet Explorer 10 has only been available as a release preview on Windows 7. That all changes as Microsoft pushes out the final release to all Windows 7 users starting …

John Mara Arrested Over New Year’s Brawl

John Mara–the 22-year old nephew of the Giants owner with the same name–was arrested and formally charged last week after the investigation of a New Year’s Eve brawl in which a man was hit over the head with a bottle …

Amazon Nabs Exclusive Rights to FX’s Justified Amazon Nabs Exclusive Rights to FX’s Justified

Another day in February, another exclusive content grab from Amazon. Today, the company announced that their Prime Instant Video service will be the exclusive online streaming home to the FX hit Justified. Also part of this new deal is the …

3-D Printing Pen Raises Over $1 Mil On Kickstarter 3-D Printing Pen Raises Over $1 Mil On Kickstarter
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I’m not sure what impresses me most about this project: the fact that it began as a $30,000 goal on Kickstarter and went on to raise $1.8 million in just a week, or the fact that the product itself is …

Netflix Looks to Crown the Best PMS Drama, Best Bromance, and More with The Flixies Netflix Looks to Crown the Best PMS Drama, Best Bromance, and More with The Flixies
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Netflix is looking to “honor the ways you really watch Netflix” by giving out awards to films and TV shows in some untraditional award categories. The company has just launched The Flixies, just two days after the Academy Awards, and …

Wii Mini Coming to the U.K. on March 22

Sales of Nintendo‘s Wii U haven’t haven’t been quite as high as the company had been hoping. In January, fewer than 100,000 Wii U’s were sold worldwide and Nintendo recently revised down its quarterly sales estimates. So what’s Nintendo to …

New Jersey Gubernatorial Candidate Speaks Out Against The Six Strikes Program New Jersey Gubernatorial Candidate Speaks Out Against The Six Strikes Program
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It was widely reported that the Copyright Alert System was “turned on” yesterday. The CAS, or more widely known as six strikes, detects the illegal sharing of copyrighted materials over P2P networks and alerts users via their ISP. There are …

Google Appears To Be Busted With Its Own Paid Links AGAIN Google Appears To Be Busted With Its Own Paid Links AGAIN
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It appears that Google has been caught doing paid links again. We’re still waiting for Google to provide an explanation, but the evidence makes it look like this is the case. Our friend Aaron Wall at SEOBook has found some …

Google Subscription Music Service Coming In Third Quarter [Report] Google Subscription Music Service Coming In Third Quarter [Report]

Rumors persisted throughout this past weekend that Google is working on a subscription music service that would take on Spotify, Pandora and the like. Bloomberg has since put out a report, citing two people with knowledge of the situation, that …

Sofia Vergara: Illness Keeps Her Away From Oscars
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Sofia Vergara, one of the stars of “Modern Family”, was hit with a nasty bout of the flu over the weekend and had to skip all the Oscars excitement. The curvy star says she’s fine but is recovering at home …

Foursquare Partners with Visa, MasterCard for Amex-Like Offers Foursquare Partners with Visa, MasterCard for Amex-Like Offers

In early 2011, Foursquare and American Express launched a partnership that allowed card-owners to score discounts and cashback by using Foursquare to check-in and spend at certain participating businesses around the country. The program made a big splash on Small …

HP Releases Cyber Security Risk Report, Organizes Its Security Research HP Releases Cyber Security Risk Report, Organizes Its Security Research

Though the focus of the tech press this week will certainly be on the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, security researchers are having their own RSA conference this week in San Francisco. HP has managed to find itself at both …

Robin The Boy Wonder Killed: Last Of The Sidekick?
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Spoilers ahead! Don’t say I didn’t warn you. Robin the Boy Wonder is set to be killed off in an upcoming issue of “Batman Incorporated”, and some fans are wondering if this spells out the end of Batman’s sidekick for …