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Assassin’s Creed III Gameplay Trailer Premieres

This new trailer for Assassin’s Creed III shows some actual gameplay, as opposed to the cinematic trailer released a couple of months ago. The game is scheduled for release date of October 30th in the United States. According to the …

Iran Filter Backfires, Blocks Khamenei’s Fatwa on Antifiltering Iran Filter Backfires, Blocks Khamenei’s Fatwa on Antifiltering

The Irani government’s aggressive mission to censor internet access within the country took a turn toward irony yesterday when it filtered out a message from Iran’s Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. The censored message? Khamenei’s fatwa against the use of …

More Brands Adopting Google+ More Brands Adopting Google+

Interbrand, founded in 1974, and now the world’s largest brand consulting agency, has just revealed that two new brands that rank within its top 100 have adopted the Google + platform. Said brands are Xerox and Nike, and marketing data …

Reusable Grocery Bags are Filthy Garbage
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It’s a great trend, many people are choosing to buy reusable grocery bags rather than continuing to litter our landfills with thousands and thousands of paper and plastic shopping bags. It has also probably saved the stores involved thousands of …

Dragon’s Dogma Launch Trailer Is Suitably Epic

Even though the game doesn’t come out for another two weeks, Capcom has seen fit to get a launch trailer up for its open world epic Dragon’s Dogma. Even though Capcom just launched a trailer yesterday showing off the amazing …

Britney Spears Signs X Factor Deal: Twitter Reacts

Britney Spears has finally inked a deal to appear on the next season of “The X Factor” alongside L.A. Reid and Simon Cowell. According to E! Online, the singer will reportedly receive a whopping $15 million for her participation in …

Amazon Web Services Announces a New Tech Conference, AWS re:Invent Amazon Web Services Announces a New Tech Conference, AWS re:Invent
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Amazon Web Services (AWS), Amazon’s cloud services division, has announced it is sponsoring a new technology conference surrounding AWS technologies and solutions. The conference will take place in Las Vegas on Novermber 27-29 of this year. The conference will educate …

New Jersey Town To Ticket Texters For Distracted Walking New Jersey Town To Ticket Texters For Distracted Walking
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While some states have already cracked down on texting while driving, and the NTSB and the Dept. of Transportation are looking to impose nationwide bans on cellphone use while driving, one small town is looking to tackle pedestrians as well …

Vietnam Tries To Censor Bloggers Vietnam Tries To Censor Bloggers

The battle is starting to rage on in Vietnam between the communist government and internet bloggers. The only way for a “Communist Government” to keep control over it’s people is to regulate how information is transfered between the people. Well …

Proview Rejected Apple’s $16M Offer, Wanted $400M Proview Rejected Apple’s $16M Offer, Wanted $400M

Yesterday we brought you news that a U.S. District Court judge had rejected Proview’s attempt to bring its trademark infringement battle with Apple to American shores. Now it appears that Apple has made attempts to settle the case and been …

Facebook ‘Earned’ Impressions Give Candidates Thousands’ Worth of Free Ads Facebook ‘Earned’ Impressions Give Candidates Thousands’ Worth of Free Ads
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Social media sites might not be able to predict election results, but there’s no denying that outlets like Facebook are valuable means for political campaigns to gain exposure. Based on the results its report, “The Digital Politico: 5 Ways Digital …

Darksiders II Trailer Gives Us An Inside Look At Death

The original Darksiders was one of the most unique titles released in 2010. It brought gamers a new take on tired Apocalypse cliches by spinning a unique tale on top of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse story. The first …

Order the Newly Released ‘Pinterest’ from 1992 Order the Newly Released ‘Pinterest’ from 1992

We have been covering squirrel-monkey’s videos for a while now. I guess we just have a taste for nostalgia. Either that or we love to feel really old. Their latest video shows us what Pinterest would have looked like in …

John Travolta: Flight Records Suggest He Wasn’t in Los Angeles
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John Travolta wasn’t in Los Angeles on the day he allegedly did some pretty unspeakable things to a masseur. According to TMZ, the “White Man’s Burden” star was in New York City, which completely contradicts the times indicated in the …

Sheryl Crow Forgets Her Own Lyrics

It happens to the best of musicians: no matter how many times you sing the same song over the course of a career filled with stage appearances, sometimes you just forget the lyrics. If you’re Ozzy Osborne, you can usually …

Motorola Creates Innovative Optical Node Motorola Creates Innovative Optical Node

Motorola is getting ready to unveil their new VSN200 1 GHz 2X2 Optical Node at the 2012 Cable Show. It is the latest innovation in their 1 GHz BAN product portfolio. The concept that was driving the design and engineering …

Mobile is Bad for Facebook’s Business Mobile is Bad for Facebook’s Business
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It was recently reported that 54% of Facebook users access the social network via mobile devices, and now as the company readies its IPO, the issue of how its ad business is affected by mobile use was mentioned in its …

Nokia’s “Rack City” Parody “Dev City” Is…Well…WTF? Nokia’s “Rack City” Parody “Dev City” Is…Well…WTF?

UPDATE: All of that bad press might have prompted Nokia to take action. The video was set to private just a few moments ago. ORIGINAL ARTICLE: Nokia says that they are “bringing cool to coding” for their Ready.Set () {Code} …

Groupon’s Rewards Program Now Available Nationwide Groupon’s Rewards Program Now Available Nationwide

Groupon today announced that its Rewards program, which it began testing in September 2011, has now launched nationwide to the U.S. Groupon Rewards is a loyalty program that uses credit cards to track spending at retailers who use Groupon. The …

Carl Beane Dies Of Heart Attack While Driving

In another saddening news day for the sports world, Red Sox announcer Carl Beane has died of a heart attack. He was just 59. Beane, who had been the voice of Fenway Park for ten years, was driving when the …

Android Getting Its Own Version Of Game Center Android Getting Its Own Version Of Game Center

Google is working on a social gaming network to mirror iOS’s Game Center, according to a recent report. Game Center, in case you’re not familiar with it, is Apple’s social platform for mobile gaming. It allows users to connect to …

Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition Profitable Within An Hour
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Unless you’ve been living under a rock, which is quite possible for Minecraft players, you are no doubt aware of the Xbox 360 version of the seminal indie game that launched this week. The $20 Xbox Live Arcade game sought …

Jon Hamm Advice: Mad Men Star Helps Teenage Girls

Jon Hamm, “Mad Men” star and freakishly cool human being, recorded a clip for Rookiemag.com’s “Ask a Grown Man” advice column. The video, which features a scruffy Hamm in a Cardinals World Series t-shirt, finds the talented actor answering questions …

Barcelona is Gorgeous from the Sky

The Eixample district in Barcelona features a unique combination of city planning and architecture that lays out the city in a perfect square grid. The design allows for ease of traffic and lots of shared green space in an otherwise …