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Guild Wars 2 Launches This Weekend Guild Wars 2 Launches This Weekend
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Guild Wars 2, the next highly-anticipated MMO is set to launch next Tuesday, but players who pre-purchased the game will get access starting Saturday, August 25. Since nearly everyone who is looking forward to Guild Wars 2 has pre-purchased a …

Amazon Prime Instant Video Adds Battlestar Galactica, Heroes, and More through NBCUniversal Deal Amazon Prime Instant Video Adds Battlestar Galactica, Heroes, and More through NBCUniversal Deal

So say we all. Amazon is a busy little bee when it comes to adding content to their streaming platform, Prime Instant Video. Earlier this week, they announced that ESPN’s acclaimed docu-series 30 for 30 was coming to Prime Instant …

Apple Vs. Samsung: South Korean Court Rules Against Both Companies Apple Vs. Samsung: South Korean Court Rules Against Both Companies
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Apple vs. Samsung: The hearing just wrapped up in the U.S. and we’re now waiting for the jury’s decision. The decision could lead to consequences, good or bad, in patent law and technology innovation. Either way, one company is going …

Check Out This Plane Google Caught On Google Maps Check Out This Plane Google Caught On Google Maps
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Google shared a photo on Google+ of a plane it caught in mid-flight on Google Maps: Google Maps11 hours ago With the amount of imagery made available in Google Maps, it's no surprise that we come across some pretty cool …

Help Zuckerberg Snatch Coins, Avoid Stock Plunge with New Game Help Zuckerberg Snatch Coins, Avoid Stock Plunge with New Game
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As of the writing of this article, Facebook stock sits at $19.44 a share, which means that it is a little over half of the original opening price of $38. If you think that’s bad, it has been even worse …

Celine Dion: Photo Shoot Involves Nudity, Stuffed Animals Celine Dion: Photo Shoot Involves Nudity, Stuffed Animals
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Celine Dion is not the first person you think of when you think “wild” (although her Vegas show is certainly imaginative); she always looks glamorous and well put-together and is soft-spoken in interviews, her French accent adding a delicate lilt …

Immunizations at Walmart to Expand Nationwide Immunizations at Walmart to Expand Nationwide
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Walmart this week announced it will expand its immunization offerings to more than 2,700 Walmart stores across the U.S. It will work with Mollen Immunization Clinics to offer ten of the immunizations recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and …

Google Now Lets You Feel A Lot More Than Lucky Google Now Lets You Feel A Lot More Than Lucky

Some people started noticing a change in Google’s “I’m feeling lucky” button earlier this month, but it appears that the change has now been more widely released. The button now changes to different emotions when you mouse over it. When …

Oxford Dictionaries Online Add “Ridic,” “Mwahahaha,” and Then Fittingly, “Douche” Oxford Dictionaries Online Add “Ridic,” “Mwahahaha,” and Then Fittingly, “Douche”

The Oxford Dictionaries Online are an arm of the Oxford English Dictionary, with a slight difference. While the OED shows how words and meanings have changed over times, the ODO “focuses on the current language and practical usage.” So it …

Google TV Gets Free Movies With Crackle Google TV Gets Free Movies With Crackle
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When people think of movie streaming services, they usually think of Netflix. There is, however, an unsung hero in the free online movie movement. It’s called Crackle and like Hulu, it features ad supported television shows and movies. The best …

Bill Clinton: Obama Can Get Us Back To “Full Employment” Bill Clinton: Obama Can Get Us Back To “Full Employment”
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Bill Clinton will appear in a new television ad for President Obama’s campaign to back him up where job creation is concerned, saying he’s the candidate most likely to make it happen. The economy has been the biggest sticking point …

Google Is Not Happy With This Proposed Law Google Is Not Happy With This Proposed Law
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Google has been speaking out about a proposed law in Germany, which would require search engines and aggregators to pay to license content from publishers via ancillary copyright, in order to display headlines (with links) and snippets of text. You …

Presidential Winner Predicted in State-by-State Analysis Presidential Winner Predicted in State-by-State Analysis
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A University of Colorado (CU) analysis of the 2012 U.S. Presidential Election predicts that Mitt Romney will win the election in November. The model used for the prediction is one that has correctly predicted all presidential elections since 1980, including …

Offbeatr Looks to Kickstart Adult Projects Offbeatr Looks to Kickstart Adult Projects

You can say that this one was born out of a sort of Rule 34-esque necessity. If it exists online, someone has taken it and turned it into porn. Or, you could say that it simply filled a niche that …

Windows 8 Gets The Start Button Back With This App Windows 8 Gets The Start Button Back With This App
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A lot of people, including yours truly, don’t like Windows 8 all that much. Most of our frustration comes from the fact that the newest OS forces you to boot into the Metro Windows 8 UI. It also got rid …

Rodney King In A “Drug-Induced Delirium” When He Died Rodney King In A “Drug-Induced Delirium” When He Died
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Rodney King, the man whose brutal beating by L.A. police officers–and their subsequent acquittal–started a massive riot in the streets of Los Angeles which killed 55 people, was high on a mixture of drugs and alcohol when he either jumped …

Nickelback, the UFC, and Cinnamon Toast Crunch Nickelback, the UFC, and Cinnamon Toast Crunch

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 …

After 25 Years, Microsoft Changes Their Logo After 25 Years, Microsoft Changes Their Logo
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I don’t like change. I figured that I should start this out by getting the obvious out of the way. Windows 8 threatens the very fabric of my existence as a Windows fanboy. I’ve stuck with them through thick and …

Google Analytics Gets New Apps Script Automation Google Analytics Gets New Apps Script Automation
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Google announced today that it has released a new Google Analytics feature, that enables data from GA to be put into any Apps Script-supported product more easily. That includes Google Docs, Sites and Spreadsheets. “Many people have been asking for …

John Lennon’s Killer Won’t Be Released This Time John Lennon’s Killer Won’t Be Released This Time
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John Lennon’s murderer, Mark David Chapman, was just denied parole for the seventh time from Wende Correctional Facility in New York. He will be eligible again in two years. Though Chapman has completed several prison programs which are deemed necessary …

Apple OS X Mountain Lion Update Now Available Apple OS X Mountain Lion Update Now Available

Apple’s first update for its OS X Mountain Lion operating system is now available. The update became available on Thursday afternoon and includes mostly minor bug fixes for the OS that “improve the stability and compatibility of your Mac.” The …

Kindle Fire 2 Release Date Expected To Be Announced On September 6 Kindle Fire 2 Release Date Expected To Be Announced On September 6

What is up with the first two weeks of September? Every major tech company on the planet is making some kind of huge announcement next month one right after the other. Windows Phone 8 news will hit on September 5 …

Google Launches Links API For Affiliate Network Google Launches Links API For Affiliate Network

Google announced the beta launch of a new Links API for the Google Affiliate Network today. “Since we launched our first set of API’s, we’ve consistently heard from publishers that they want an automated, flexible way to access and serve …

Facebookers Force Fed Terrible Android App in the Hopes It’ll Make Them Want to Fix It Facebookers Force Fed Terrible Android App in the Hopes It’ll Make Them Want to Fix It

One down, on to the next one I guess. Today, Facebook unveiled its slick, blazingly fast new iOS app. Facebook is touting its impressive speed – over twice as fast as previous versions they say. And I’ll be damned – …