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Gaming Jeopardizes player’s Life And Feet

Roxanne Myers was doing some research on gaming addiction for her senior thesis when she decided to join a weekend-long gaming challenge to add some substance to her study. After over a day and many hours of being seated at …

New iPad May Mean The End of Numbered Apple Devices New iPad May Mean The End of Numbered Apple Devices
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At yesterday’s media event Apple unveiled their third generation iPad with several new (though mostly expected) features: retina display, better camera, and 4G LTE, and iOS 5.1. One new feature of the iPad surprised pretty much everyone, though: the name. …

New Apple Logo Speculated After Launch New Apple Logo Speculated After Launch

At the end of Apple’s huge media launch event yesterday, a new Apple logo was broadcast on the huge screen behind CEO Timothy D. Cook as he left the stage. The logo still looked like the iconic brand’s unmistakeable apple …

Sorcery Comes To PS3 This Summer

Just announced, the long awaited game for the Playstation Move motion controller, Sorcery arrives this summer on the PS3. This is the announcement from the Playstation Blog: “We are pleased to announce that one of the most highly anticipated titles …

GDC 2012: Skyrim Takes Home Game Of The Year

One of the highlights of the Game Developers Conference is the Game Developer Choice Awards. The awards show has a certain charm and humility to it that you don’t find at televised events like Spike TV’s Video Game Awards. Last …

Dancing With The Stars 14 First Rehearsal Photos

Last Tuesday, I announced the Dancing with the Stars Season 14 cast members here on WebProNews, and I am very excited for this season to get underway with the two-hour special on March 19th on ABC. This is a very …

Google To Revolutionize The Living Room Google To Revolutionize The Living Room
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Google is set to get out of the TV set-top box business it will be inheriting from Motorola Mobility before the 12.5 billion deal even closes. The deal is somewhat counter to what Google CEO Larry Page may have had …

MPAA Won’t Change “Bully” Rating MPAA Won’t Change “Bully” Rating
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Shortly after Katy Butler hand delivered a petition with more than 200,000 signatures to the MPAA, asking them to give “Bully” a PG-13 rating, chairman of the Classification and Rating Administration said the MPAA “shares Katy’s goals of shining a …

Twitter Citation In Academic Papers? MLA Says, “Yup!” Twitter Citation In Academic Papers? MLA Says, “Yup!”

We cite tweets a lot here at WebProNews because, one, we cover social media-related news, and two, it’s how a lot of information breaks sometimes. Sometimes they’re funny, sometimes they’re means to convey information, sometimes we’re just checking the pulse …

Justin Bieber’s Mother Publishes Memoir

Justin Bieber’s mother, Pattie Mallette has signed with Revell to write Nowhere but Up: The Story of Justin Bieber’s Mom. Justin will write the introduction to the book and it will be released on September 18th. Mallette makes most of …

NASA Tweetups Is Now NASA Social NASA Tweetups Is Now NASA Social
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NASA is expanding its social media efforts and changing the name of its successful Tweetup program. Now called NASA Social, the program will utilize a variety of social media platforms, broadening the agency’s ability to engage audiences about the its …

Facebook Updates Open Graph Submissions Workflow Facebook Updates Open Graph Submissions Workflow

Facebook updated its checklist for open graph applications last month, and just added some clarifications. The Facebook developer blog addressed the use of user messages, tagging, and user photos, stating that for all of these areas, developers must follow the …

Apple iPad Event Creates Twitter War Over Xbox 360 And PS3
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During the iPad event today, Epic Games’ Mike Capps said that the new iPad had more memory and a higher resolution than the Xbox 360 or the PS3. The statement was meant to hype up the new iPad as being …

NBC and YouTube Partner For 2012 Olympics NBC and YouTube Partner For 2012 Olympics

If you’re looking forward to the summer Olympics this year in London, you’re in for an extra special treat. You’ll be able to watch streaming coverage of the events for the first time. NBC and Google’s YouTube have teamed up …

SWTOR: The Old Republic 1.2 Update Trailer at GDC 2012

Ugh, just when I said I was going to quit SWTOR for good and didn’t want to keep farming Ilum to make it to Battlemaster, they go and release this 1.2 Update trailer. Which looks to be making some key …

iTunes Updated To 10.6 Following Apple TV, iPad Announcement iTunes Updated To 10.6 Following Apple TV, iPad Announcement

In a move that should surprise no one, Apple has released a new version of iTunes in the wake of this afternoon’s unveiling of the new iPad and the new Apple TV. iTunes 10.6 now supports 1080p video from the …

Zazoom And blinkx Partner To Deliver More Video Zazoom And blinkx Partner To Deliver More Video

What happens when the world’s largest, most advanced video search engine (give you a hint: blinkx) and the parent company of the popular video brand Buzz60 (yeah, you knew it: Zazoom) decide to team up and form a partnership? Good …

Study: Players Enjoy Motion Games More
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A Baylor University research study finds that gamers get more pleasure from motion-based video games, Baylor University researchers find. The newest motion-based video games — which are more interactive than standard video game systems with gamepads — are more realistic, …

“Bounty Gate” Gets The Taiwanese Animation Treatment “Bounty Gate” Gets The Taiwanese Animation Treatment

The folks over at NMA are at it again, this time with their own take on the New Orleans Saints “Bounty Gate” fiasco. The animation looks at the situation from a slightly skewed angle, but somehow still brings up some …

SXSW: Mulu Announces Version 2 At SXSWi SXSW: Mulu Announces Version 2 At SXSWi

Mulu, the community-centric Pinterest-esque personal shopping assistant website, announced today that it will be launching Version 2 of their site during SXSW. For those uninitiated with the website, Mulu merges shopping with sharing by allowing users to pin potential purchases …

DC Comics Website Receives Redesign, Features New Logo

New logo, new website, DC Comics is officially – new. Following closely behind the reveal of their new logo, DC Comics has given their website a complete overhaul. Giving it a more Web 2.0 vibe, and highlighting social media in …

New iPad, Apple TV Now Available In The Apple Store New iPad, Apple TV Now Available In The Apple Store
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Late this morning we brought you news that the U.S. online Apple Store was down ahead of the unveiling of the new iPad. The store remained down throughout the event and after a few hiccups, appears to be mostly back …

Upcoming Solar Storm May Cause Outages

As if the Earth does not have enough environmental problems to deal with already, especially with the recent tornadoes that northeast America just experienced, there may be another anomaly coming that we might have to deal with… a solar storm! …

Apple Posts Full Video of Today’s iPad Event Apple Posts Full Video of Today’s iPad Event

You followed our live updates of the new iPad event, now you can watch the full video of todays “Special Event”. (Apple is not allowing embedded video for the event. Click the link to watch on Apple Events.) @funnyordieFunny Or …