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Portal 2 Takes Home Game Of The Year At BAFTA

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts is quite the prestigious organization. A few years ago they realized that they should start giving out awards to video games for those that exemplify the medium and push it forward as …

Kim Dotcom May Get His Money Back Kim Dotcom May Get His Money Back
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Things are looking up for Kim Dotcom these days. After being arrested and denied bail multiple times, he finally was granted bail last month. He was then on the verge of a deal that would let users of MegaUpload get …

Heidi Klum Stood Up At Karaoke Benefit Event
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UNICEF, a global charity organization, held a karaoke event with celebrities to raise money for a school in Africa. At the event, Heidi Klum, model and TV personality, was set to sing “My Girl” with Smokey Robinson. He never showed …

Online Dating Tips To Prevent Scams And Broken Hearts
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The Internet has made dating so much easier than in years past. Before one had to go to one of those happening clubs and hit on everything within a five mile radius before they found someone desperate enough to agree …

The Evolution Of The Computer Virus The Evolution Of The Computer Virus
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The computer virus, or just malware in general, is unique among computer programs because it evolves just like a real virus. It can change and mutate into stronger viruses that can cripple your computer and make you spend hundreds of …

Prometheus Trailer Looks A Lot Like Alien
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Prometheus is one of those few movies that I plan on seeing day one. I love Ridley Scott and I love Alien. Good thing the new Prometheus trailer sets up the movie to be exactly like Alien. Speaking of the …

Walking Dead Finale Teased Out By Producer
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The Walking Dead may be one of the biggest pop culture phenomenons to ever grace our televisions. It took the usual campy subject of zombies and made it into something with more bite. With the finale airing tonight, fans are …

Twitter Is The Perfect Drug Twitter Is The Perfect Drug
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We all have our addictions. Some people are addicted to smoking, whereas others are addicted to cartoons about miniature ponies. It turns out that social networking can be just as addictive, especially Twitter. The need to get that 140 character …

Battlefield 3 NES Edition Gaining Viral Momentum

I don’t care how great and realistic graphics are getting these days, the best video games are all behind us. However, if we can see more of the newer titles incorporate soundtracks like this, I might be inclined to backtrack …

Cee Lo Green Performs “F*** You” At Obama Fundraising Event In Atlanta

Singer Cee Lo Green appeared at a fundraising event for President Obama in Atlanta, and sang his hit song “F*** You”, otherwise known buy its edited-for-radio title “Forget You”. The star decided to sing the dirty version, at least at …

Use Your iPhone To Be In A New Pantera Video

Legendary heavy metal band Pantera, which fell apart prior to the 2004 shooting death of guitarist Darrell Abbott, have a previously unreleased song, which they are creating a video for, and they’re looking to the web to find fans to …

New iPad Speed, Camera Compared to iPad 2 [Videos] New iPad Speed, Camera Compared to iPad 2 [Videos]
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We just looked at a drop test comparison between the new iPad and the iPad 2. The new one is more durable (it’s also heavier). Now, let’s see how they stack up on speed. Being faster was supposed to be …

New iPad More Durable Than iPad 2? New iPad More Durable Than iPad 2?

GizmoSlip has put out a couple of videos drop testing the new iPad and the iPad 2. The iPad 2 failed the three foot drop (on its corner), while the new iPad survived a four foot drop on its back …

Corned Beef And Cabbage: The Internet’s Meal Choice For St. Patrick’s Day

Corned beef and cabbage has been trending on Google all day, and having spent the better part of the day on the web, it’s clear that this is what many are eating today in honor of St. Patrick’s Day. Here’s …

TEDTalks On Netflix Now A Reality TEDTalks On Netflix Now A Reality

Earlier this week, we reported that TED launched an official Android app making tons of TEDTalks available on Android devices. Now, there are quite a few available on Netflix as well. Netflix announced on its blog: The most significant and …

Indian ISPs Ordered To Block Over 100 Sites, SOPA Comparisons Raised Indian ISPs Ordered To Block Over 100 Sites, SOPA Comparisons Raised
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Nearly 400 Internet service providers in India have been ordered to block over 100 music sites by the Calcutta High Court. The Indian Music Industry (IMI) trade group (basically India’s version of the RIAA), which is made up of 142 …

Chaleo Yoovidhya, Red Bull Co-Founder, Dies
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Chaleo Yoovidhya, the co-founder of Red Bull, who was widely considered one of the wealthiest people in Thailand, has died. There are conflicting reports about how old he was. The Bangkok Post reports that he died of natural causes at …

Why Is iTunes Trying To Be Like Zune? Why Is iTunes Trying To Be Like Zune?
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An interesting storyline has made it to Techmeme. Apple’s iTunes slogan is strikingly similar to the one Microsoft uses for Zune. This revelation appears to have started with Microsoft blog Zunited, which points out a number of elements where Apple …

Dave Girouard, Another Old School Googler Leaves Company Dave Girouard, Another Old School Googler Leaves Company
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Last month, Craig Silverstein, Google’s first hire, announced he was leaving the company for Khan Academy. Now Google is losing another old school Googler – David Girouard (VP, Product Management). He’s not quite as old school as Silverstein, but he’s …

Fiona Apple Appearance At SXSW Was Huge For Fans [Videos]

SXSW has been going on since March 9, and will wrap up on Sunday, but i’s clearly been a blast for many, whether they’ve attended for the interactive, film or music portion. Fiona Apple fans were treated to a performance …

Jason Russell Of Kony 2012 Caught Naked In Public On Video [NSFW]
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As previously reported, Jason Russell, co-founder of Invisible Children, and the man behind the huge viral video that has received so much attention over the last couple weeks, Kony 2012, was arrested in San Diego after an incident which reports …

Peyton Manning Works Out For Titans: What The Twitterverse Has To Say About It

NFL living legend Peyton Manning is reportedly working out for the Tennessee Titans on Saturday morning. This is significant for all kinds of reasons. A couple of the main ones are that he has been with the Indianapolis Colts for …

St. Patrick’s Day Google Doodle And The Google St. Patty’s Day Vibe St. Patrick’s Day Google Doodle And The Google St. Patty’s Day Vibe

Today, Saturday, March 17, 2012, is St. Patrick’s Day, and Google has a doodle, of course (pictured above). As they often do, Google’s doodle appeared in other parts of the world (like Australia) before making its way here to the …

Your Data Privacy Is Worth More Than 65¢… Right? Your Data Privacy Is Worth More Than 65¢… Right?
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At the beginning of this March, much of the internet was afire due to Google stiff-arming all of their users into a new privacy policy. The policy was roundly scrutinized if not outright decried as being intrusive, draconian, and possibly …