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PC Growth To Stagnate As Tablets Take Over PC Growth To Stagnate As Tablets Take Over

When Tim Cook took the stage to introduce the new iPad back in March, he spent a lot of time talking about the “post-PC world,” a world in which people used tablets instead of PCs for the bulk of their …

Amazon Offers ‘Never Before on DVD’ Store

For all the film buffs out there that love to talk about rare and unreleased movies comes a new collection from Amazon that showcases rarely seen “classics” (with quotations) and classics that never made it to DVD. All of the …

U.N. Trying To Take Control Of Internet U.S. Warns U.N. Trying To Take Control Of Internet U.S. Warns
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In what has been a rarity during an election year, bi-partisan government officials have warned that a December summit by the World Conference on International Telecommunications is hearing proposals by China, Russia, Iran, and Saudi Arabia to try to take …

GM Gets Dissed by Facebook, But Ford is Buying GM Gets Dissed by Facebook, But Ford is Buying

You might recall that General Motors recently pulled all their advertising from Facebook’s pages and claimed that the ads weren’t really working for them. Of course, GM’s actions took place just days before Facebook’s much anticipated initial public offering, so …

Samsung Hits Success With Its Galaxy Note and S Devices Samsung Hits Success With Its Galaxy Note and S Devices

Apple is really good at what they do. Just looking at sales numbers for the iPad and iPhone prove that. You know who else is really good at what they do? Samsung, with its Galaxy Note and S devices, has …

Google Maps Announcement Will Beat Apple To The Punch Google Maps Announcement Will Beat Apple To The Punch

You may have heard by now that Apple plans to ditch Google Maps in iOS 6. It seems that after three years of buying digital map companies, Apple is ready to build its own in-house mapping solution to serve as …

Hitman: Absolution Gameplay Footage Revealed

The pre-E3 game reveals are continuing today, and Hitman: Absolution joins Metal Gear Rising, Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2, and Star Wars 1313 by having teaser footage released before E3 even starts. Perhaps IO Interactive is trying to get discussion …

New Netflix App Runs on Wi-Fi to Avoid Wireless Data Caps New Netflix App Runs on Wi-Fi to Avoid Wireless Data Caps
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Many carriers are doing away with their unlimited data plans, putting caps on everything. This has all but eliminated any chance of streaming video becoming popular among smartphone users and putting a damper any money being made by streaming video …

Publishers Strike Back at Amazon Publishers Strike Back at Amazon

It was recently reported that the U.S. federal government is suing Apple and book publishers Hachette, HarperCollins, Macmillan, Penguin and Simon & Schuster, on the assumption that they’d worked together to raise the prices of e-books. Three of the merchants …

Green Lantern Gay: Twitter Reacts
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Green Lantern gay? Apparently that’s the case, according to the Associated Press. When the second issue of “Earth 2″ hits newsstands and comic book shops next week, readers will be treated a completely revamped version of DC’s long-standing superhero. However, …

Piranha 3DD Swims To Facebook VOD Piranha 3DD Swims To Facebook VOD

If you’re tired of browsing through your friends’ boring status and annoying baby pictures, you can now watch some seriously pissed-off fish tear through some lakegoers in 3D without even having to leave Facebook. That’s because today, Piranha 3DD becomes …

Tomb Raider Reboot Gets A E3 Trailer, Release Date

What’s old quickly becomes new again, especially in a video game industry that absolutely loves capitalizing on well known brands, regardless if the demand is there or not. The thinking is in line with “they don’t know they want it …

Military Moms Breastfeeding In Uniform A No-No
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Two breastfeeding moms who were photographed in uniform this week say they are surprised at the amount of backlash the pictures have received, as some people are calling it a “disgrace to the uniform”. Terran Echegoyen-McCabe and Christina Luna were …

Internet Explorer 10 First Browser With ‘Do Not Track’ by Default Internet Explorer 10 First Browser With ‘Do Not Track’ by Default
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When Microsoft’s Windows 8 arrives to a computer near you it will have Internet Explorer 10 in tow, and with that browser will come a “Do Not Track” feature that will automatically be turned on. The privacy tool, which was …

Chagas Disease: Epidemic Currently Spreading Throughout the Americas

Chagas disease has been making headlines as of late, often being described by medical professionals as journalists alike as the “new AIDS”. At present, there are thought to be more than 8 million people living with the disease in Latin …

Apple Facing Patent Suit Over iOS Developer Program Apple Facing Patent Suit Over iOS Developer Program

On Tuesday evening Tim Cook gave an interview during the opening session of AllThingsD’s D10 Conference. During that interview he spoke at some length about patent litigation, which he called “a pain in the ass.” That very same day, it …

Google Translate For Android Gets Text-To-Speech In 40 Languages Google Translate For Android Gets Text-To-Speech In 40 Languages
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I’m sure you’re all familiar with Google Translate by now. The admittedly flawed tool does its best to provide an accurate translation of Web pages for those of us who couldn’t pay attention during our classes on ancient Latin and …

Dishonored Trailer is Dystopian Steampunk Ultraviolence

It’s pre-E3 teaser trailer day, and along with Metal Gear Rising, Castlevania: Lords of Shadow, and Lord of the Rings: Guardians of Middle Earth, Dishonored now has a new teaser trailer available online. Bethesda seems to have gone the extra …

Google’s Book Scanning from the Library Project May be Subject to Lawsuits Google’s Book Scanning from the Library Project May be Subject to Lawsuits

Back in 2004, Google started a projection in cooperation with several major research libraries to scan digital copies of existing book collections into an archive online. The project was titled, the Liberty Project, and was operating under the principles of …

LEGO Lord of the Rings Trailer: YOU SHALL NOT PASS
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Last month, a premature listing on a UK retailer’s website and the announcement of a line of themed toys tipped us to the fact that a Lego Lord of the Rings game was in the pipeline. We expected the unveiling …

Cheyenne Woods Headed to the U.S. Women’s Open
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Cheyenne Woods, niece of troubled golf great Tiger Woods, is on her way to the U.S. Women’s Open. Woods, who played golf at Wake Forest University for four years, qualified to participate in the golf tournament at Carolina Trace Country …

Karla Homolka: Her Connection To Zombie Stories
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Karla Homolka’s name may sound familiar to people here in the states, for a very specific and horrifying reason; the Canadian woman was convicted of the brutal sexual assault, murder, and/or dismemberment of two teen girls along with her husband, …

Can You Use Twitter To Make Smoothies? Can You Use Twitter To Make Smoothies?

Can you use Twitter, or at least the content within various tweets, to make a delicious fruit smoothie? If you can manipulate Twitter’s API to target mentions of various fruits and other smoothie ingredients, you absolutely can. Thanks to the …

Sony Using Gaikai To Stream PS2 and PS1 Games

Yesterday we reported that Sony was going to acquire high profile cloud gaming service Gaikai. What wasn’t exactly sure is what they would use this service for exactly. Would it be to stream PC games to the PS3, or to …