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Gamestop Now Offering Android Tablets With Game Bonuses Gamestop Now Offering Android Tablets With Game Bonuses

The video game retailer, Gamestop, has officially jumped on the app gaming scene. In an interesting announcement, the retailer has decided to start selling Android tablets both online and at their stores. Unlike other places, purchasing a tablet at Gamestop …

Nickelback to Play Lions/Packers Halftime Show? Not If These Petitioners Have a Say Nickelback to Play Lions/Packers Halftime Show? Not If These Petitioners Have a Say
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There are few things more American than Thanksgiving Day football, and there are apparently few bands easier to hate than Nickelback. So when those two forces collided, it didn’t take long for there to be some pretty harsh blowback. Earlier …

Amazon Gets Into the E-Book Lending Business Amazon Gets Into the E-Book Lending Business
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In regards to electronic media, do you consider yourself an owner or a borrower? If you had the option of renting a file and owning a file, which option would you take? What about if the format being discussed is …

Twitter Tests New Search Features Twitter Tests New Search Features
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Some users are seeing something new when they search for a person or topic within Twitter – highlighted search results appearing at the top. These new results, “Top News” and “Top People,” look like they are there to point Twitter …

Former Google Reader Developer Wants to Roll It Back Former Google Reader Developer Wants to Roll It Back
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The reaction to the “Plus-ification” of Google Reader has been heard loud and clear, at least in regards to people not being incredibly happy with the new look. While the fallout may have been disapproving, it hasn’t caused much if …

Apple Acknowledges iPhone 4S Battery Problem, Tries Fix With iOS 5.0.1 Apple Acknowledges iPhone 4S Battery Problem, Tries Fix With iOS 5.0.1
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Although the iPhone 4S’ debut weekend smashed sales records and the phone continues to do very well, that doesn’t mean that everything is perfect in iPhone land. One of the biggest issues plaguing the new device is the battery suck …

iPhone 5 Rumor: Release Date Second Half Of 2012 iPhone 5 Rumor: Release Date Second Half Of 2012
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Although the iPhone 4S is still making its way to certain markets and is barely out of the box for most people, the demand for information on the next iPhone is still high. Sure, people are always anxious to learn …

New Grand Theft Auto Trailer, Chris Paul Sucks at Family Feud, Don’t Run from the Law New Grand Theft Auto Trailer, Chris Paul Sucks at Family Feud, Don’t Run from the Law

A nice mix of videos today, and I think the lesson is, at least from one of them, is don’t try and run from the law, even if you have a getaway plane. The new Grand Theft Auto trailer looks …

Zooey Deschanel, Tatooine Sex Slang, and Halloween Candy Zooey Deschanel, Tatooine Sex Slang, and Halloween Candy
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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 …

BBM Music Goes Live: It’s An Interesting Concept But… BBM Music Goes Live: It’s An Interesting Concept But…
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BBM Music, the music subscription service that uses BlackBerry Messenger, has moved out of beta and is now officially available for download for everyone in the U.S., Canada and Australia. If you haven’t heard of BBM Music, here’s how it …

Justin Bieber Is the Voice of Reason Concerning Online Streaming? Justin Bieber Is the Voice of Reason Concerning Online Streaming?

Baby, baby, baby, oh. That’s right, the voice of tweens everywhere, Justin Bieber, may just be the voice of reason when it comes to the uploading and sharing of online performances. Yes, I’m just as surprised at this news as …

Teaching The English Language With Rage (Comics) Teaching The English Language With Rage (Comics)

Spawned from the depths of 4chan, perfected on the pages of reddit, and now coming to a classroom near you? If you’re unfamiliar with rage comics, think of them as cartoons using an ever-growing set of internet memes. Various faces …

Google Starting “Make Ideas Real” SketchUp Project Google Starting “Make Ideas Real” SketchUp Project

When you think of Google, 3D image modeling isn’t generally the first idea that pops in your head. The search engine giant looks to be changing that with a new project they’re calling “Make Ideas Real“. It’s based around their …

Internet Explorer Market Share Continues to Decrease Internet Explorer Market Share Continues to Decrease

While it’s still more popular than the other browsers combined, the fact that Internet Explorer’s market share has fallen under the 50 percent mark is an eye-opening event. This marks the first time IE has ever been reduced to under …

Gmail App For iOS Released With Bugs, Nearly Universal Disappointment Gmail App For iOS Released With Bugs, Nearly Universal Disappointment
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Today, Google released their highly-anticipated native Gmail app for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. According to the official Gmail blog, the app “combines your favorite features from Gmail mobile web app and iOS into one app so you can be …

GTA V Trailer Unleashed, No Release Date Announced GTA V Trailer Unleashed, No Release Date Announced
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About a week ago, Rockstar Games revealed the existence of Grand Theft Auto 5. Along with the reveal, they also provided a release date for the announcement trailer. Today is that day, and we get our first sneak peek at …

Angry Birds Hits 500 Million Downloads Angry Birds Hits 500 Million Downloads

Rovio has announced via YouTube video that their hit game Angry Birds has just surpassed a significant milestone: half a billion downloads. That’s a lot of downloads in less than two years or existence. When you combine all the Angry …

PROTECT-IP/E-PARASITE Act Gets A White House Petition PROTECT-IP/E-PARASITE Act Gets A White House Petition
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The E-PARASITEs act (formerly known as the PROTECT-IP act) is still floating around Congress, and the threat of its passing has many internet denizens worried. The bill would essentially require service providers to block access to certain sites, dependent on …

Microsoft Utilizing HTML5 for Bing Mobile Hybrid Apps Microsoft Utilizing HTML5 for Bing Mobile Hybrid Apps
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Consider this another victory for the advancement of HTML5, the latest mark-up language update which pushes the envelope of HTML capabilities. Microsoft has decided to use it to build their latest Bing for Mobile apps. What benefits will the language …

New Gmail Is Live, Here’s Some Early Response New Gmail Is Live, Here’s Some Early Response
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Gmail has a new look, and it’s live for everyone who wants to make the change. In the coming days, Google will switch everyone over to the new Gmail, but those of us anxious to see the new look can …

AOL Q3 Earnings Released AOL Q3 Earnings Released

AOL released its earnings report for the third quarter, beating analysts’ estimates. That includes $532 million in revenues and growth in ad sales. “AOL grew global advertising by 8%, driven by 28% and 15% growth in third party network and …

Apple’s New Retail App To Enable In-Store Pickups, Self Checkouts Apple’s New Retail App To Enable In-Store Pickups, Self Checkouts
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An all new Apple retail store app is coming on Thursday, and with it will come two major changes in the way Apple customers interact with the Apple Store. According to BGR, the new app will bring easy in-store pickup …

Turtleman Appears On Jay Leno, Joins Animal Planet Turtleman Appears On Jay Leno, Joins Animal Planet
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If you’re still looking for definitive proof that the internet can make anyone famous, meet Ernie Brown Jr, a.k.a. – The Turtleman. He’s from Lebanon, KY, and has gone from a backwoods turtle wrangler, to internet sensation, to getting his …

Galaxy Nexus Release Date: Black Friday At The Earliest? Galaxy Nexus Release Date: Black Friday At The Earliest?
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A leaked Verizon marketing roadmap has given us a tentative time frame for the release of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus – the long awaited Google phone that will be the first to run the brand new Android Ice Cream Sandwich …