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Katy Perry Dating Florence + The Machine Guitarist?

Candy-colored hair and sugary pop are what Katy Perry is best known for, but she’s been in headlines recently for something much darker; her divorce from wild man-child Russell Brand. While the tabloids have gone mad speculating on every detail …

The Impossible Trailer Will Leave You Breathless

Although the latest trailer for writer Sergio G. Sanchez and director Juan Antonio Bayona’s English-language debut “The Impossible” is dubbed in Spanish, it doesn’t detract from its impact one bit. The film, which takes place during the tsunami that laid …

‘The Simpsons’ Rips on Fox News (again)
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The Simpsons has a long history of making fun of the company that airs its program, especially a certain branch of that company that touts itself for its “Fair and Balanced” news coverage. They continued that tradition with a jab …

Isabel Celis: Missing Since Friday
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The case of missing 6-year old Isabel Celis is a “race against the clock”, according to Tucson police chief Roberto Villasenor. “They always are,” he said during a press statement this morning. Isabel was last seen in her bedroom on …

Apple Aims iPhone At Business Market With New Page Apple Aims iPhone At Business Market With New Page

When Apple first announced the iPhone in 2007, the smartphone market was primarily business-oriented. Sure, you’d find the occasional ordinary consumer with a BlackBerry or a Palm Treo, but most consumers weren’t worried about checking their email or managing their …

Nintendo Announces A New Mario And Kirby Collection

There have always been a few things that you can count on from Nintendo. Mario and Kirby are definitely 2 of those things. Well now Nintendo has announced that they will be releasing New Super Mario Bros. 2 and a …

‘The Walking Dead’ Coming to Playstation Network
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Telltale Games is set to launch a video game series version of the Robert Kirkman comic book series, “The Walking Dead”. The first episode “The Walking Dead, A New Day” will be availalbe for download on the Playstation Network tomorrow, …

Microsoft and Facebook Get Cozy With a New Patent Agreement Microsoft and Facebook Get Cozy With a New Patent Agreement
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Microsoft and Facebook have announced a deal in which Facebook will purchase a portion of the patent portfolio that Microsoft bought from AOL earlier this month. Facebook will pay Microsoft $550 million in cash for ownership of approximately 650 AOL …

Free-To-Play Games Are Serious Business

Free-to-play games are the new “in” thing. It’s the kind of game that everybody wants to make. Zynga and other major developers have already proved that free-to-play can be a healthy and at times, ridiculously profitable, business model. Thanks to …

Oracle Wins Java Patent Claim Oracle Wins Java Patent Claim

In the heat of Oracle’s court battle with Google concerning copyright infringement, the owner of the open-source Java programming language saw a small victory on April 19th, when the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office confirmed a previously rejected Java patent. …

Iran, Syria Receive New Sanctions for Using Technology Against Protesters Iran, Syria Receive New Sanctions for Using Technology Against Protesters

The White House announced an executive order today that details new sanctions on Iran and Syria due to each country’s use of technology for the cause of human rights abuse. The sanctions include a provision to ban U.S. visas against …

George Zimmerman Out on Bail: Twitter Reacts
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Much to the dismay of thousands of people across the United States, George Zimmerman was released on $150,000 bail. The event took place in the middle of the night, as to avoid any unnecessary confrontations with those who feel that …

The Avengers Hulk Clip Revealed On Graham Norton
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(image) The buzz around the intranets is that Mark Ruffalo as the Hulk, in this summer’s blockbuster “The Avengers“, completely steals the show. His likable personality does a great job of portraying Bruce Banners obsession of not getting angry. It …

Samsung Galaxy S III Teaser Ad Hints That iPhone Users Are Sheep Samsung Galaxy S III Teaser Ad Hints That iPhone Users Are Sheep

Earlier this month, Samsung put all of the release date rumors to rest about the new Galaxy S III by sending out invitations to an upcoming event, set to take place on May 3rd in London. There, Samsung will unveil …

Groupon Gets Flak For Porn Studio Tours Groupon Gets Flak For Porn Studio Tours

In 2006, a Columbia University finance PhD graduate named Peter Acworth purchased a 200,000 square foot reproduction of a Moorish castle. The castle has gained notoriety over the years before he purchased it as a National Guard office and film …

Apple May Discontinue 17-Inch MacBook Pro Apple May Discontinue 17-Inch MacBook Pro
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This morning we brought you news that KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo had predicted that Apple would be moving to in-cell touchscreen technology for the iPhone 5. That, combined with a thinner battery and metal rear panel would mean that …

Samsung Galaxy S3 Teaser Compares iPhone Users To Sheep Samsung Galaxy S3 Teaser Compares iPhone Users To Sheep

Considering the war of words that broke out after Instagram was made available to Android users, perhaps Samsung is onto something. Is it a sense of insecurity that goes with owning Apple products, or are people really that butthurt over …

Amazon Supply Launches For Industrial, Scientific, and Business Customers Amazon Supply Launches For Industrial, Scientific, and Business Customers

Coming just a week after Amazon launched its Amazon Web Services Marketplace, which allows customers to shop for software, databases, and servers the same way they would a book on the normal Amazon site, Amazon has now launched Amazon Supply. …

Veena Malik Says She’d Pose Nude In Playboy
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Pakistani model and actress Veena Malik said recently that she would be willing to pose nude in Playboy for $1 million, despite the firestorm she set off with Muslim extremists for a controversial topless FHM cover shoot. “I’d think about …

Batman: Arkham City GOTY Edition Launches May 29

It’s common practice to release game of the year editions of last year’s biggest blockbusters. It’s usually an excuse to repackage the game with some DLC and sell it again for the $60 premium that makes the publisher more money. …

Robot Rumble/Dance-Off at RoboGames 2012

Every year robots from around the world come to San Fancisco, California to compete in the worlds largest robot competition, the RoboGames. Robots compete in over 50 events including combat, hockey, walking humanoids, fire-fighting, and sumo. The event is open …

Sex Robots Get The NMA Treatment

Last week was all about sex robots. Ok, maybe not all about sex robots, but the concept definitely grabbed the our attention after two Victoria University researchers published a paper detailing a possible future world where prostitution was largely the …

Dark Knight Rises Likely to Contain an Hour of IMAX Footage

I’m not a huge fan of watching big-budget Hollywood action movies in an IMAX theater. Documentaries, on the other hand, are perfectly okay, as I think the enormous screen treats the material rather well. However, attempting to watch a caped …

iPhone Gets 5 New Rural Carriers iPhone Gets 5 New Rural Carriers

The iPhone is now available at 5 additional U.S. regional wireless carriers, meaning users of Ivel, Kentucky-based Appalachian Wireless can get a hold of a 4S model for $50 less than AT&T customers. With the 3 largest mobile providers in …