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Surface Pro Goes On Sale February 9, Available Online And In Stores Surface Pro Goes On Sale February 9, Available Online And In Stores

Despite Microsoft’s best attempts at spin, all reports point to the Surface RT being kind of a failure as far as tablets are concerned. Fans will still defend the device, however, and tell us to wait until the Surface Pro …

New Trailer For Upcoming Walking Dead Season (Remainder) Hits Web
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As The Walking Dead entered its mid-season hiatus, AMC treated us to a glimpse of the upcoming remainder of the season, but now a new trailer has hit the web. Interestingly, it has not come from AMC’s own YouTube channel, …

Duct-Taped Students: Facebook Pic Gets Teacher In Trouble Duct-Taped Students: Facebook Pic Gets Teacher In Trouble
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Most of us know that Facebook–or any other social media site–is not the best place to post pictures that could potentially get us into trouble (although there are some exceptions). But every now and then, even someone with seemingly good …

Twitter Improves Embedded Tweets with Better Media Content, Faster Loading Twitter Improves Embedded Tweets with Better Media Content, Faster Loading

A little over a year ago, Twitter launched embeddable tweets. Today, they’re launching an update to that function that improves both the look and performance across the web. “Embedded Tweets display photos, videos, article summaries and other content shared in …

Bing Wants You To Let It Know What Pages “Best Represent You” (And Your Friends) Bing Wants You To Let It Know What Pages “Best Represent You” (And Your Friends)

Bing recently launched Bing Tags, promising to help you “get noticed,” and “show up better on Bing”. The feature lets Bing users tag themselves and their friends in pages around the web, and see what pages their Facebook friends have …

Climate Change is Threatening the Amazon Rainforest, Says NASA

A NASA-led study has shown that a part of the Amazon rainforest twice the size of California is still suffering from a “megadrought” that began in 2005. Researchers cited this and damage due to drought recurrences in the Amazon during …

Anonymous Blames Kim Dotcom For The Closure Of NinjaVideo Anonymous Blames Kim Dotcom For The Closure Of NinjaVideo
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Members of Anonymous have been huge supporters of Kim Dotcom since the feds took down Megaupload in early 2012. The collective even engaged one of its largest operations to date in defense of the site. Now the same group is …

Big Changes Coming To PayPal’s Frozen Funds Policy [Report] Big Changes Coming To PayPal’s Frozen Funds Policy [Report]
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Eleven days ago, TechCrunch ran a story about PayPal freezing a science fiction writer’s fundraiser, and then apologizing for doing so. The company even donated to the writer’s fund. “We’re going to do a lot more communicating before making some …

Foursquare Partners with Voice Media Group for More Local Data Foursquare Partners with Voice Media Group for More Local Data

Foursquare is looking to give users access to even more information about locations in some of the country’s biggest markets. Today, they’ve announced a “strategic data syndication partnership” with Voice Media Group – more specifically their “Voice Places” and “Best …

I Would Not Use This Anti-Loneliness Ramen Bowl, But It’s Still Pretty Neat I Would Not Use This Anti-Loneliness Ramen Bowl, But It’s Still Pretty Neat

I’m probably never going to buy this new anti-loneliness ramen bowl. It’s not because I don’t like ramen. I love ramen. I really, really love ramen. It’s also not because I’m not lonely at times. Who isn’t? It’s also not …

BioShock Infinite Prequel eBook is Coming, Free with Pre-Order

2K Games and Irrational Games today announced that an eBook prequel to the upcoming BioShock Infinite video game will soon be released. BioShock Infinite: Mind in Revolt will be released for the Kindle bookstore on February 12. Readers can pay …

Arnold Loves Maria: “We’re Not Fighting Any War”

Arnold Schwarzenegger had a rather scandalous year in 2012, after a former housekeeper came forward and admitted he’d fathered her son during their long affair. The news took the web by storm and sent his wife, Maria Shriver, packing. But …

Resident Evil Revelations Coming To Consoles And PC In May

2012 was a mixed bag for Resident Evil fans. Earlier in the year, we got Resident Evil Revelations for 3DS. It was a pretty fantastic game that captured what fans love most about the series. Later on, however, we got …

Internet Explorer Use and Murder Rates Have an Interesting Relationship

Correlation (n.) – the state or relation of being correlated; specifically : a relation existing between phenomena or things or between mathematical or statistical variables which tend to vary, be associated, or occur together in a way not expected on …

Apple Has Three iPhones Currently In Development [Rumor] Apple Has Three iPhones Currently In Development [Rumor]

The iPhone 5 was a pretty big success at first, but demand for the device is starting to slow down. What can Apple do to increase demand? How about release two iPhones this year? Digitimes is reporting Apple is currently …

Gears of War: Judgment Will Come With a Free Copy of Gears of War

Though it seems as if Gears of War 3 was just released, we’re now less than two months away from the March 19 launch of Gears of War: Judgment. Today, Epic announced that launch copies of the upcoming prequel will …

Teacher in Hot Water over Facebook Photo Involving Students and Duct Tape Teacher in Hot Water over Facebook Photo Involving Students and Duct Tape
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Social media is a lot like any form of electronic communication, whether that be email, texts, or instant messaging. Mainly, it’s often hard to discern the true meaning or the true motivation behind a post. Out of context, a joke …

iPhone 6 (Or 5S) May Get Fingerprint Sensor [Analyst] iPhone 6 (Or 5S) May Get Fingerprint Sensor [Analyst]
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Last summer, rumors emerged that the iPhone 5 could come with a fingerprint-based security feature. That didn’t happen. When the device was launched last fall, the feature was nowhere to be seen. Matt Brian at TheNextWeb had put together a …

Kim Dotcom Says Mega Is Already Catching Up To Dropbox Kim Dotcom Says Mega Is Already Catching Up To Dropbox
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Mega launched over the weekend to much fanfare. The new file sharing site from Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom already reached over 1 million users within a day, and it’s still growing. For now, Dotcom is taking a break from the …

Radcliffe: Gay Love Scene Is Not Shocking
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Former “Harry Potter” star Daniel Radcliffe hasn’t been shy in his approach to new roles since moving on from the films that made him a superstar; in fact, he seems to be making choices based mostly on the fact that …

Elder Scrolls Online Beta Sign-Ups Are Live, 6-Minute Cinematic Trailer Released

The announcement Elder Scrolls and MMO fans alike have been waiting for has finally arrived. Bethesda has officially opened sign-ups for The Elder Scrolls Online beta testing. The sign-up questionnaire can be found on The Elder Scrolls Online website here. …

John Mayer, Katy Perry Relationship Getting Serious
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John Mayer may seem like a serial heartbreaker from all the headlines bearing his name in recent years, but it seems like he might be settling down with Katy Perry now that the two have reconciled. The couple are having …

Justin Bieber Passes Lady Gaga, Is the New King of Twitter

For over two years, Lady Gaga was the Queen of Twitter – in that she had the most followers of any user on the site. She was the first to 10 million, 20 million, 30 million…I think you get the …

AT&T to Buy Alltel for $780 Million AT&T to Buy Alltel for $780 Million

Now that wireless providers in the U.S. have blanketed major urban areas with 3G and 4G LTE coverage, the companies will now have to do the hard work of providing wireless data coverage for the potential subscribers spread widely throughout …