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Replacements For Air Force One In The Works
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In the latest version of the Pentagon’s aviation plans it was revealed that plans are being put in place to replace the aging planes that ferry the President around the world. The Boeing 747 varient the VC-25, has been the …

Minecraft Creator “Notch” Challenged to Quake 3 by a Pirate
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Independent video game developers have a reputation for responding to and being involved in the communities that love their games. Perhaps no single developer embodies this more than Markus “Notch” Persson. Notch, along with others at Swedish developer Mojang, developed …

Netflix For Windows Phone Gets Update Netflix For Windows Phone Gets Update

Netflix has rolled out a new update to their Windows Phone app. The app includes several fixes and improvements and support for the app in almost fifty new countries. The biggest feature of the new version of Netflix for Windows …

Ashton Kutcher Invests in Dwolla Ashton Kutcher Invests in Dwolla
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Ashton Kutcher, a longtime investor in all things tech, has told the The Des Moines Register yesterday that he’s invested in Iowa smartphone payment startup Dwolla. Dwolla defines itself amongst other similar platforms, like Jack Dorsey’s Square Inc., by being …

Instagram Tops App Store Following Facebook Purchase Instagram Tops App Store Following Facebook Purchase

That lead image, a screencap I took about thirty minutes ago, says it all: Instagram is the top free app in the iTunes App Store. So much for people risking Facebook unfriending due to Instagram over-sharing. So much for iPhone …

Courtney Love Threatens To Kill Dave Grohl On Twitter
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Hole frontwoman Courtney Love has had her share of headlines over the years. In the ’90s, when her band hit its stride and sold millions of albums, her talent was overshadowed by rumors of wrongdoing involving her husband–Nirvana singer Kurt …

Kourtney Kardashian’s Baby Girl Might Be Named Rosie
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Kourtney Kardashian wll be having a baby girl with beau Scott Disick in July. The star told People that she feels nauseous in the morning but other than that she has been doing great. She admitted that her current pregnancy …

TSA Employee Exposes Serious Security Flaws
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On his blog, Jonathan Corbett, whose TSA court case is heading to the Supreme Court, interviews a former TSA screener about some of the major problems with the body scanner technology. “Jennifer”, who asked to have her face blurred for …

Jim Gaffigan’s “Mr Universe” Launches Straight To Fans

Let’s call it the wave of direct comedy. Today, another high-profile comedian has launched their new standup special from their website, straight to fans, without any middleman to speak of. The eternally pale Jim Gaffigan’s special “Mr. Universe” is now …

Dark Souls For PC Official, Coming August 24

We heard Sunday that Dark Souls was coming to the PC thanks to a leak from a German magazine. The announcement was made official today at a Namco Bandai Games presser. As previously reported, the PC version of the game …

George Zimmerman To Be Charged In Trayvon Martin Shooting

According to the Washington Post, Florida special prosecutor Angela Corey plans to announce as early as Wednesday afternoon that she is charging neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman in the shooting of Trayvon Martin. The announcement will be made at 7:30pm …

Halo 4, Assassin’s Creed, and Max Payne 3 Top Nielsen’s Gamer Anticipation List
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Nielsen yesterday released a list of what it says are the most anticipated console video game titles for the remainder of 2012. According to a Nielsen blog post, the list was “derived from combining eight key consumer metrics, including Awareness …

Lollapalooza Line-Up Includes Black Sabbath, Jack White, and Red Hot Chili Peppers
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Lollapalooza organizers announced their 2012 line-up yesterday. Headliners will include the Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Black Keys, Black Sabbath, Jack White, Florence + The Machine, At the Drive-In, Bassnectar, and The Shins among others. According to Lollapalooza’s video, the …

Macmillan CEO John Sargent Responds To DOJ Lawsuit Macmillan CEO John Sargent Responds To DOJ Lawsuit

A short while ago we brought you news that Apple and five publishers had been sued by the U.S. Department of Justice. The suit alleges that Apple colluded with Macmillan, Penguin, Hachette, HarperCollins, and Simon & Schuster to raise e-book …

FBI Most Wanted List Replaces Bin Laden With Child Porn Fugitive
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The FBI is cracking down on child pornographers and those in possession of the material, a spokesman said after the recent addition of 30-year old Eric Toth to the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted List as number 1, replacing Osama Bin …

Alive Inside Film Shows Alzheimers & Dementia Patients Find Hope In Music
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For anyone who’s had a loved one who has suffered from Alzheimers or dementia, or is currently going through the ordeal, will tell you it’s one of the most trying and hurting experiences they’ve been through. When a loved one …

Hotel Guests Want Free Wi-Fi More Than Anything
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Back in the days before the Internet became an integral part of our lives, a hotel was simply a hotel, where not many criteria was involved, other than it having a bed to rest on overnight while traveling a long …

Bubba Watson Wins The Masters, Acts Goofy on Twitter

As to be expected, Bubba Watson is on a huge media tour after winning The Masters last week. Follow him on Twitter to keep up with latest interviews and his hilarious post-Masters euphoria. He is goofing around, trying to get …

The Facebook / Instagram Deal Bemuses Old People The Facebook / Instagram Deal Bemuses Old People
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When you spend every day following the minute-by-minute happenings (some of it arguably minutia) of companies like Facebook, Instagram, and others, you kind of forget that not everyone has the same level of awareness when it comes to the newsworthy …

Battlefield 3 Developer Explains Wake Island Changes
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The “Inside DICE” posts on the Battlefield Blog have been fairly telling so far. The first one went in depth to explain the reasoning for the USAS-12 and those **** frag rounds. This time we get Developer Gustav Halling giving …

Amazon To Accept CDs As Trade-Ins For Gift Cards Amazon To Accept CDs As Trade-Ins For Gift Cards
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Do any of you still have a crate or two of CDs somewhere in the bottom of your storage closet or maybe out in the garage? If so, those crates have probably been actively doing the same thing they’ve been …

Yahoo Updates Livestand Yahoo Updates Livestand

Yahoo’s Mobile Blog announced today that it’s releasing a revamped version of Livestand, its interactive magazine app for iPad. The changes include a new layout and retooled navigation features. General Livestand updates include the addition of an auto log-in, which …

Lisa Rinna Wears Depends On Red Carpet

Depends is a brand of adult diapers notorious for bearing the brunt of jokes about incontinence, but actress Lisa Rinna fully supports the product in the name of empowering women not to be ashamed of their bodies. The “Days Of …

Krysten Ritter: Don’t Trust That Bitch
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You may not recognize the name, but that could all change soon enough. Krysten Ritter is building an impressive television resume that probably includes at least one character you recognize, and her latest venture is the aptly-named ABC show “Don’t …