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The Avengers Motion Controlled Game Announcement
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Today Ubisoft and Marvel have announced a joint venture to make a motion controlled “The Avengers” game based on this summer’s extremely popular movie. The game, which will be released on the WiiU and the Kinect, will be titled “Marvel …

T-Mobile First Quarter 2012 Earnings Report Is Here T-Mobile First Quarter 2012 Earnings Report Is Here

T-Mobile just announced their first quarter 2012 results and the highlight is a strong adjusted OBIDA increase at 7.2% year-over-year to $1.3 billion. OBIDA margins increased 3 percentage points. They added 187,000 customers in this quarter as opposed to almost …

Guy Forges Wedding Ring From a Meteorite
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As Yahoo News is reporting, a man has forged his wife’s wedding ring out of a meteorite and posted the gallery of its completion on Reddit. The user, laporkenstein, got fed up with the idea of paying thousands of dollars …

Dishonored Release Date Set For October 9th

After dropping the debut trailer just a couple of weeks ago (the culmination of some social media teasing), Bethesda has just announced an official release date for the highly-anticipated steampunk stealth game Dishonored. People of North America, it looks like …

Anonymous Takes Down Kremlin Web Site As Part Of #OpDefiance Anonymous Takes Down Kremlin Web Site As Part Of #OpDefiance
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If you follow world politics, you may have heard that Vladimir Putin is back in charge as president of Russia. The former president turned prime minister turned president again has caused quite a bit of stir within the country with …

iPod Owners Receiving Notice Of Class Action Lawsuit iPod Owners Receiving Notice Of Class Action Lawsuit
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iPod owners have begun receiving notices in the past few days that they may be eligible for inclusion in a class-action lawsuit against Apple concerning steps the company took to steps to prevent music purchased from the RealPlayer Music Store …

ACLU Declares Victory In Police Recording Case

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Illinois has declared victory in a court case involving Illinois’ eavesdropping statute. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit this week overturned a trial court decision and ruled that the ACLU …

Harry Potter is Finally Headed to the Amazon Kindle

Although ravenous Harry Potter fans were able to purchase e-book versions of their favorite literary series courtesy of author J.K. Rowling’s official site Pottermore, the novels have been absent from the Amazon and Kindle stores. Apparently, that’s all about to …

Instagram’s Numbers Are Impressive (Infographic) Instagram’s Numbers Are Impressive (Infographic)

It’s safe to say that one of the most surprising acquisitions of 2012 was Facebook’s $1 billon grab of photo-filtering-sharing network Instagram. Nobody denied that Instagram was popular – it had just seen an enormous swell after finally launching an …

Sony Posts Another Record Annual Loss Sony Posts Another Record Annual Loss

Sony released it financials today and things do not look good. The once, immensely powerful, electronics juggernaut has posted a year to year loss of $5.7 billion (457 billion yen). This is not really news because earlier this year the …

Anonymous Called Out By The Pirate Bay For Its DDoS Attacks Anonymous Called Out By The Pirate Bay For Its DDoS Attacks

Anonymous has always viewed DDoS attacks as a form of protest. They think of it as a digital sit in, but it’s really more of a blue whale in a university cafeteria crushing everybody inside. That’s not to say that …

Randy Jackson: Did Michael Jackson Order Him To Be Shot?
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One of the most famous and recognizable people in the world, Michael Jackson left behind a long legacy in music when he died in 2009. He began his career as a child and built it to a level of mega-stardom …

Google’s Boosting African News Challenge to Improve Journalism Google’s Boosting African News Challenge to Improve Journalism

Google, along with several other financial supporters such as the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, and the World Association of Newspapers & News Producers, have announced that it will be funding grants …

Digg Engineers Join Washington Post and SocialCode Digg Engineers Join Washington Post and SocialCode

At the beginning of the month we reported that there was some type of deal going on with Digg’s tech and engineering team and the Washington Post. If you remember there was some debate about what exactly the deal was, …

Dominos Rolls Out Facebook Ordering App in New Zealand and Australia Dominos Rolls Out Facebook Ordering App in New Zealand and Australia
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Got a hankering for a large extra cheese pizza but you can’t be bothered to navigate away from your Facebook newsfeed? Dominos is currently working on a solution to this distressing problem. The company recently rolled out an application in …

Oracle’s Bid for Fair Use Ruling Shot Down Oracle’s Bid for Fair Use Ruling Shot Down

It was recently reported that the jury in Oracle’s case against Google for copyright infringement found that search giant did violate Java copyrights, but likewise were undecided on whether or not the manipulation of the Java APIs in question should …

Volkswagon Concept Hover Car Flys Through China Volkswagon Concept Hover Car Flys Through China

Volkswagon has been at the forefront of automotive technology for years. Most recently it was the introduction of the fastest production car of all time Bugatti Veyron. Now they have the beginnings of a flying concept car. Not in the …

ICANN System for New gTLDs to Reopen ICANN System for New gTLDs to Reopen

It was recently reported that The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers’ (ICANN) system for submitting applications for new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) has been down as of late, and now ICANN engineers plan to reopen the application platform …

Samsung Acquires Cloud Media Provider mSpot Samsung Acquires Cloud Media Provider mSpot
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Samsung announced today that it is acquiring mSpot, a mobile cloud entertainment provider. The purchase will allow Samsung to provide mSpot’s Movies and Music services on their phone and tablet devices. It also fits with the trend Samsung set in …

Spotify Gets Romantic With New Apps, Becomes More Like A Dating site Spotify Gets Romantic With New Apps, Becomes More Like A Dating site

Spotify just announced a couple of partnerships and the launch of two apps aimed at matching you with potential romantic partners based on your musical tastes. The partnerships and apps come from Tastebuds.fm and Fellody.com. According to Spotify, the former …

Microsoft Killing Browser Competition On Windows RT Says Mozilla And Google Microsoft Killing Browser Competition On Windows RT Says Mozilla And Google

Windows RT was the oddity of the pack when Microsoft announced the different versions of Windows 8 last month. For those just catching up, it’s a version of Windows 8 built just for mobile, specifically ARM-based platforms like tablets. It …

Apple Releases Security Updates For OS X Snow Leopard, OS X Lion, And Safari Apple Releases Security Updates For OS X Snow Leopard, OS X Lion, And Safari

Yesterday Apple rolled out OS X 10.7.4 Lion along with updates to OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard and Safari. The main focus of these updates is security. Numerous security issues present in both operating systems are fixed, and Safari now …

Facebook: Mobile Could Impact Financial Performance Facebook: Mobile Could Impact Financial Performance

There’s no doubt more and more of us are going mobile with our internet browsing and it’s a great thing because it means we can enjoy our favorite social and retail sites from anywhere, but for Facebook it could have …

Kate Middleton Dress: Too Much Leg For A Duchess?
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I can’t help but think of Princess Diana when I look at Kate Middleton, mostly because–much like Prince William’s mother–Middleton is the object of fascination and speculation for so many. People are always eager to know what she’s wearing, who …