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GDC 2012: Magicka Developer Working On New Game

Now that GDC 2012 is in its second day, we can expect to see the new game announcements begin to flow in. Today’s first announcement is going to make PC gamers very happy. Paradox Interactive, the PC game publisher who …

Businesses Harness Social With SocialChorus Businesses Harness Social With SocialChorus

SocialChorus is a company that matches brands with social influencers who can help them sell what they have to offer. “Social media has democratized the power of influence, and accelerated the growth of social influencers,” said Gregory Shove, SocialChorus Founder …

China To Deploy Moon Rover In 2013 China To Deploy Moon Rover In 2013

China is set to launch their third lunar probe next year. The probe will be called the chang’e-3 and it will be the first probe to have legs so that it can land safely on the moon’s irregular surface. A …

iPad 3: “Something Is Coming,” Teases Verizon iPad 3: “Something Is Coming,” Teases Verizon

With the iPad launch event just about twenty-four hours away, people are starting to get excited. Never one to let a good marketing opportunity pass, Verizon has put a teaser about the tablet at the top of verizonwireless.com. The tease, …

HTLM5 Apps Get Faster On Android Devices HTLM5 Apps Get Faster On Android Devices
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HTML5 is the future of the open Web and many people want to take advantage of building games with it on smart devices. While appMobi’s HTML5 acceleration technology has been on iOS devices since last year, it’s finally making the …

SXSW 2012 Using Spredfast SXSW 2012 Using Spredfast

Austin’s 2012 South By Southwest Interactive Festival has selected local startup Spredfast to manage all of its social media during the event taking place between March 9-13. With Spredfast, SXSW will be able to monitor, coordinate, engage and log social …

iPad 3 Launching With 4G LTE After All [Rumor] iPad 3 Launching With 4G LTE After All [Rumor]

We’re only a day away from the big iPad 3 (or is it iPad HD) event that Apple’s holding in San Francisco. Invites were sent out last week, saying that the Cupertino company has “something you really have to see…and …

Google Expands Encrypted Search Worldwide Google Expands Encrypted Search Worldwide

Last year, Google announced the launch of encrypted search by default for signed in users. http://www.google.com became https://www.google.com. Now, Google is expanding this throughout the world. Google software engineer posted a quick message to the company’s Inside Search blog: Several …

GDC 2012: Tweets From the Game Developers Conference

The highly attended Game Developers Conference opened today at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. Here are some of the reactions to the opening day we have selected from Twitter: @YouTubeYouTubeHow many Post-it notes does it take to kick off …

IBM Upgrades The Louvre, Makes It Europe’s First ‘Smarter Museum’ IBM Upgrades The Louvre, Makes It Europe’s First ‘Smarter Museum’

Thanks to IBM, the Louvre received a major upgrade that will help the museum protect and preserve the countless pieces of art currently in its care. The Louvre, which is the Parisian home to some of the most famous art …

Super Tuesday, Pat Robertson, and Pork Donuts

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

Internet Helps Man Pop The Question

Len Kendall (@lenkendall), a top 50 community contributor to (@BuzzFeed) used the site and social media to get a “yes” from his now soon-to-be bride, Katie Holland (@Hollandersauce). It all started with a tease from the owner of BuzzFeed who …

iPad 3 Clogging Freight Channels From China iPad 3 Clogging Freight Channels From China
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As the iPad 3 launch event nears, people are starting to wonder how soon afterward the tablet will actually be available for sale. According to recent information coming from the freight companies bringing the devices over from China, it looks …

Men in Black 3 Trailer Released, Lady Gaga Rumored Men in Black 3 Trailer Released, Lady Gaga Rumored

It has been a while, but the dynamic duo of Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones are back to battle against aliens in Men in Black 3. For this movie, making the movie series a trilogy, Agent J (Will Smith) …

Google Mobile Search Gets New Recent Icon Google Mobile Search Gets New Recent Icon
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Google announced the launch of a new local search featurew for mobile devices. There’s a new “recent” icon that appears on Google.com on Android devices and iPhones, which will show info about places you have recently searched for. You can …

SXSW Gets Cher Lloyd And Swagger Jagger

If you will be attending any events at the annual South by Southwest (SXSW) Festival than you will probably want to see X-Factor sensation Cher Lloyd on the 17th of March. Known for her charismatic vocals and #1 UK hit, …

Larry Flynt Offers $1M For Dirt Larry Flynt Offers $1M For Dirt
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Larry Flynt, “free speech activist,” pornography baron and publisher of Hustler Magazine took out a full page ad today in The Washington Post, offering $1 million dollars for “information about infidelity, sexual impropriety or corruption concerning a current United States …

GDC 2012: CryTek Showing Off CryENGINE 3, Other Services

CryTek, developers of Crysis and Far Cry, may be one of the most ambitious independent developers in the world. The developer’s line up at GDC only serves to further prove that point. CryTek will be at GDC this week showcasing …

Sheldon Moldoff Perishes, Immortalized as a Titan of Golden Age of Comics Via Tweets

Batman artist Sheldon Moldoff passed away from kidney failure on February 29th at the age of 91. Moldoff started his career as a freelancer for DC Comics when he was only 17 years old. DC Comics released a statement saluting …

“Workaholics” to Host Free House Party at SXSW
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Workaholics stars Blake Anderson, Adam Devine, Anders Holm, and director Kyle Newcheck will perform as The Wizards at Icenhausers on Friday, March 16 during SXSW. Following the performance Workaholics invites fans to hang out, party, listen to live music, play …

Simpsons Opening Sequence Goes All Game of Thrones Simpsons Opening Sequence Goes All Game of Thrones

Last night, Fox’s long-staying The Simpsons featured a pretty awesome opening sequence which paid homage to HBO’s Game of Thrones. At first the intro seems normal, but everything changes when Marge hits homer and sends him flying him through the …

iPad 3 Gets New Smart Case, iPhone Keeps Glass Back iPad 3 Gets New Smart Case, iPhone Keeps Glass Back

One of the more unique aspects of the iPad 2 last year was the device’s Smart Cover. The cover attached to the side of the iPad with magnets. Another set attached to the right side of the tablet’s front panel …

Square Register iPad App Promises “Everything” You Need To Run Your Business Square Register iPad App Promises “Everything” You Need To Run Your Business

Square has a new iPad app called Square Register, which it deems “everything you need to start, run and grow your business all in one free iPad app.” That’s a bold promise. Can it deliver? Well, lots of businesses are …

Simpsons iOS Game Pulled For Being Too Popular

On the heels of last weeks banishment of Battlefield 3: Aftershock from the iPhone App Store, EA has now removed The Simpsons: Tapped Out. The thing is they were both removed for very different reasons. Battlefield 3: Aftershock was pulled …