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Directing Oscar Goes To Michel Hazanavicius, Twitter Reacts Directing Oscar Goes To Michel Hazanavicius, Twitter Reacts

The Oscar for Directing was awarded to Michel Hazanavicius for The Artist.The nominees were: The Artist Michel Hazanavicius The Descendants Alexander Payne Hugo Martin Scorsese Midnight in Paris Woody Allen The Tree of Life Terrence Malick Here’s some Twitter reaction: …

Sacha Baron Cohen Dumps Ashes On Ryan Seacrest On Oscars Red Carpet, Twitter Finds It Hilarious Sacha Baron Cohen Dumps Ashes On Ryan Seacrest On Oscars Red Carpet, Twitter Finds It Hilarious

It looks like they’re quickly being taken down from YouTube, but as of the time of this writing, here’s one version that shows it: @sidneyblaireSidney RobichaudRyan Seacrest wearing Kim Jong Il #bestdressed 33 seconds ago via web ·  Reply ·  Retweet ·  Favorite · powered by @socialditto @GBS402Giorgia …

NBA All-Star Game Impresses Twitter

The NBA All-Star game just ended, and the West beat the East 152 – 149. I didn’t watch it, but judging from the conversation going around Twitter, it was a hell of game. Some are already talking about watching it …

Writing (Original Screenplay) Oscar Goes To Midnight In Paris, Twitter Reacts Writing (Original Screenplay) Oscar Goes To Midnight In Paris, Twitter Reacts

Woody Allen won the Oscar for Writing (Original Screenplay) for Midnight in Paris. The nominees were: The Artist Written by Michel Hazanavicius Bridesmaids Written by Annie Mumolo & Kristen Wiig Margin Call Written by J.C. Chandor Midnight in Paris Written …

Writing (Adapted Screenplay) Oscar Goes To The Descendants, Twitter Reacts Writing (Adapted Screenplay) Oscar Goes To The Descendants, Twitter Reacts

The Descendants won the Oscar for Writing (Adapted Screenplay). The nominees were: The Descendants Screenplay by Alexander Payne and Nat Faxon & Jim Rash Hugo Screenplay by John Logan The Ides of March Screenplay by George Clooney & Grant Heslov …

Daytona 500 Canceled: Twitter Reacts
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As reported earlier, the Daytona 500 was experiencing a rain delay, and plenty of people were complaining (and rejoicing) on Twitter. Now, they’ve gone ahead and canceled it for the day, and it will run (hopefully) tomorrow at Noon. In …

Actor In a Supporting Role Oscar Goes To Christopher Plummer, Twitter Reacts Actor In a Supporting Role Oscar Goes To Christopher Plummer, Twitter Reacts
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The Oscar for Actor In a Supporting Role went to Christopher Plummer. The nominees were: Kenneth Branagh My Week With Marilyn Jonah Hill Moneyball Nick Nolte Warrior Christopher Plummer Beginners Max von Sydow Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close Some Twitter …

Visual Effects Oscar Goes To Hugo Visual Effects Oscar Goes To Hugo

Hugo won the Oscar for visual effects, the film’s fifth award of the night, having won for Sound Editing, Sound Mixing, Cinematography and Art Direction. The nominees were: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 Tim Burke, David Vickery, …

Google Images Safe Search No Longer Blocks ‘Sex’ Google Images Safe Search No Longer Blocks ‘Sex’
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I remember searching for reproductive systems during high school on Google Images to find some pictures for a science project. I’ll leave it up to your imagination what I found. Well. Google is now making it easier for other children …

Robert Downey Jr. Tebows At Oscars, Twitter Reacts

The Tebowing craze continues. Robert Downey Jr. even Tebowed at the Oscars. Downey Jr. presented the award for Documentary Feature with Gwyneth Paltrow. The award went to Undefeated: Here’s what they’re saying about the Tebowing on Twitter (I’m sure video …

Film Editing Oscar Goes To The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, Twitter Reacts Film Editing Oscar Goes To The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, Twitter Reacts
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The Oscar for film editing went to the team behind The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo. It’s the same team that won last year for The Social Network. Both films, of course, were directed by David Fincher. The nominees were: …

Actress In a Supporting Role Oscar Goes To Octavia Spencer, Twitter Reacts Actress In a Supporting Role Oscar Goes To Octavia Spencer, Twitter Reacts

The Oscar for Actress In a Supporting Role went to Octavia Spencer for The Help. The nominees were: Bérénice Bejo The Artist Jessica Chastain The Help Melissa McCarthy Bridesmaids Janet McTeer Albert Nobbs Octavia Spencer The Help Here’s some Twitter …

Foreign Language Film Oscar Goes To A Separation (Iran), Twitter Reacts Foreign Language Film Oscar Goes To A Separation (Iran), Twitter Reacts
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The Oscar for Foreign Language Film went to A Separation (Iran). Here’s the trailer: The nominees were: Belgium, “Bullhead” Michael R. Roskam, director Canada, “Monsieur Lazhar” Philippe Falardeau, director Iran, “A Separation” Asghar Farhadi, director Israel, “Footnote” Joseph Cedar, director …

Costume Design Oscar Goes To The Artist, Twitter Reacts Costume Design Oscar Goes To The Artist, Twitter Reacts

The Artist won the Oscar for Costume Design, beating out Hugo, which won both of the previous Oscars awarded. Here’s the trailer: The nominees were: Anonymous Lisy Christl The Artist Mark Bridges Hugo Sandy Powell Jane Eyre Michael O’Connor W.E. …

Police Crackdown On BitTorrent Trackers In Sweden Police Crackdown On BitTorrent Trackers In Sweden

We reported that the Sweden Supreme Court held up the conviction of the Pirate Bay founders. It seems that decision has had more of an effect on file-sharing sites across the net in Sweden than previously thought. TorrentFreak is reporting …

Oscars For Cinematography, Art Direction Go To Hugo, Twitter Reacts Oscars For Cinematography, Art Direction Go To Hugo, Twitter Reacts

The first two Oscars of the night both went to the film Hugo. Those would be the awards for Cinematography and Art Direction. Here’s the trailer: The nominees for Cinematography were: The Artist Guillaume Schiffman The Girl With The Dragon …

Oscars Red Carpet: Twitter Reaction

The pre-Oscars Red Carpet extravaganza just hit the airwaves, and naturally it didn’t take long for Twitter to explode with commentary. We’ll pull out some of the highlights here, up to the show. Side note: It’s good to see that …

Guardian Cross, New Game From Square Enix, Announced For iOS

Square Enix, one of the few major publishers releasing core games on mobile devices, have announced their new game. The game in question is called Guardian Cross and was announced on their Facebook page. There’s not much to go on …

WikiLeaks About To Release “Extraordinary News” [UPDATE] WikiLeaks About To Release “Extraordinary News” [UPDATE]

Update: Here we go: @wikileaksWikiLeaksWIKILEAKS PRESS RELEASE is also here. http://t.co/oGGkJVCT is under a huge world-wide traffic load http://t.co/dsatr2US 57 seconds ago via Mobile Web ·  Reply ·  Retweet ·  Favorite · powered by @socialditto @wikileaksWikiLeaksWIKILEAKS RELEASE: The Global Intelligence Files. Over 5 million emails http://t.co/q4TE2AzG 1 minute …

L.A. Times Launching A Paywall For Their Online Content L.A. Times Launching A Paywall For Their Online Content
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It’s no surprise that the traditional newspaper model is a failing model – at least in major cities. One of the ways to offset the decline in revenue is to launch a paywall. The L.A. Times is the latest newspaper …

Razzies: Adam Sandler Sets Record, Twitter Reacts Razzies: Adam Sandler Sets Record, Twitter Reacts

Adam Sandler has made cinematic history with his film Jack and Jill. He has set the record for most “Razzie” nominations in one year by one person. The Razzies’ site says: With three critically-panned movies released by his Happy Madison …

Daytona 500 Rain Delay: Twitter Reacts Daytona 500 Rain Delay: Twitter Reacts

Fox’s pre-race crew were talking about how Danica Patrick was going to crank of the ratings for the Daytona 500. Unfortunately, weather got in the way, and the race is currently on delay. I wonder how much that will impact …

Nvidia Kepler Video Cards Rumored To Be In Production
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It’s been a long time waiting, but Nvidia appears to finally be starting production on its line of Kepler GK104 video cards. For those unaware, Nvidia has been working on the new 28nm production process for a new video card …

Google Predicts Oscar Winners Google Predicts Oscar Winners
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The folks at google have crunched the numbers relating to historical search data and the Oscar’s. And, what they have found could shed some light on, or even predict, the Oscar winners this weekend. The Google search team broke down …