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New Saturn North Pole Storm Images Released

NASA today released new images of Saturn taken by the Cassini spacecraft. The images are the highest-ever resolution photos of the planet’s north pole. The images depict the so-called “hexagon” jet stream located near the north pole of Saturn. The …

DICE Is Dedicated To Fixing Battlefield 4, Won’t Work On DLC Until It Does
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Were you one of the people who bought Battlefield 4 at launch only to find the game wasn’t exactly up to snuff? There have been countless complaints about the game since launch from players all over the world, yet EA …

Matt Cutts Talks Content Stitching In New Video Matt Cutts Talks Content Stitching In New Video
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Google has a new Webmaster Help video out about content that takes text from other sources. Specifically, Matt Cutts responds to this question: Hi Matt, can a site still do well in Google if I copy only a small portion …

Perez Hilton Is Getting His Own Reality Show

Perez Hilton has reportedly partnered up with Bunim/Murray, the production company behind “The Real World” and “Keeping Up With The Kardashians”, for his own reality show called “Gay Dads Of New York“. The gossip blogger has made quite a name …

There’s Going to Be a ‘Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark’ Movie
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In my-heart-initially-sings-with-joy-and-then-is-quickly-crushed-with-a-collapsing-blow-of-cynicism-news, Alvin Schwartz’s classic 1981 “children’s book” Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is being turned into a movie. According to Deadline, CBS Films has pounced on a concept from writers Patrick Melton and Marcus Dunstan, who you …

Microsoft Teases Indie Developers for ID@Xbox

Last February at its big console unveiling, Sony surprised many gamers by devoting a significant portion of its presentation to indie game developers. The company kept the momentum going at E3 and now stands poised to offer new PlayStation 4 …

Top Gun Inspiration Rises to Highest Ranking Female

“I don’t know anything about flying airplanes.” Christine Fox, Kelly McGillis’ inspiration for her character in “Top Gun,” has been named acting deputy defense secretary by President Obama, which makes her the highest ranking woman ever at the U.S. Defense …

Here’s A Tour Of Stratasys’ Booth At EuroMold 2013 Here’s A Tour Of Stratasys’ Booth At EuroMold 2013

EuroMold is one of the largest product development trade shows in the world. Companies from all over the globe gather in Frankfurt for four days to show off the latest developments in a variety of industries. In recent years, 3D …

Scott Walker Fires Aide for Posting Racist Tweets

Wisconsin governor Scott Walker has caught a lot of flak lately. First, an email sent out by his campaign team last week encouraged people to donate their Christmas funds to his campaign. Second, one of his aides made a post …

Beats Music Launches in January, Trent Reznor Calls It ‘Game-Changing’ Beats Music Launches in January, Trent Reznor Calls It ‘Game-Changing’

According to Trent Reznor, Beats Music, the new streaming service he’s been working on with Beats Electronics (the headphones, yes), is “a game-changer.” A couple of months ago, we heard from Beats Music President Luke Wood that the service would …

Tablets Help Students Learn Science, Shows Study

Many of the concepts taught in science classrooms are inherently difficult to explain in a classroom or through a book. Physics in particular is hard to illustrate beyond the mathematics of it. Newer technology seems poised to help with this …

Google’s Knowledge Graph Now Includes Car Knowledge Google’s Knowledge Graph Now Includes Car Knowledge
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Google has added cars to the Knowledge Graph. It will now show you info about vehicles you search for just like it will for actors, musicians, food, medicine, etc. “You may already use Google to help you make everyday decisions, …

Valve Is Now An Official Member Of The Linux Foundation Valve Is Now An Official Member Of The Linux Foundation
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It’s no secret that Valve sees Linux as the future of PC gaming. After all, the company is building SteamOS on top of Linux. Now the game developer has cemented its commitment to the platform by joining The Linux Foundation. …

Dying Inmate Granted ‘Compassionate Release’

Kristina Fetters, an inmate in an Iowa prison, was granted ‘compassionate release’ on Tuesday by a parole board. Fetters, now 33, was convicted of murdering her 73-year-old aunt, Arlene Klehm, in 1994. She was only 14 at the time of …

New York City: Christopher Walken Isn’t Walkin’

An epic selfie revealed a memorable experience for two New York residents on November 19. When “Sergio P.” and “Ash K.” noticed that Academy-Award winning actor Christopher Walken was unable to flag a taxi cab on Columbus Avenue, they offered …

Millions Of Google, Facebook, Yahoo, Twitter And LinkedIn Passwords Compromised Millions Of Google, Facebook, Yahoo, Twitter And LinkedIn Passwords Compromised

Two million user passwords from Google, Yahoo, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and other sites were reportedly stolen and posted online. Daniel Chechik at Spider Labs posted about the findings, which is actually a follow-up to a June post about the Pony …

European Commission Approves Microsoft Nokia Deal European Commission Approves Microsoft Nokia Deal

The European Commission announced today that it has approved Microsoft’s acquisition of Nokia’s mobile device business. The deal was first announced in September, and gained shareholder approval last month. The Commission said, “The Commission concluded that the transaction would not …

Paul Walker Autopsy Report Released
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Paul Walker has been the subject of much mourning this week after his death in a fiery car crash on Saturday; now, the autopsy report has been released, giving fans and family at least one answer. Walker’s cause of death …

Real-Life Walter White Tells All

A man named Walter White sat down with Vice recently to tell them his story, which sounded really familiar: after realizing that working in construction wasn’t making ends meet, he started cooking meth. Soon, his product was netting him several …

Gillian Anderson Poses Nude For Animal Awareness
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X Files star, Gillian Anderson, is in full support of the Fishlove campaign. To show her support and raise awareness, she posed nude with only an eel wrapped around her neck to cover her breasts. The campaign is dedicated to …

Gal Gadot: Former Miss Israel To Play Wonder Woman

Gal Gadot has been officially named Wonder Woman by the guys who are bringing us “Batman Vs. Superman”. The gorgeous “Fast and Furious 6″ star was also named Miss Israel in 2004 and has the full support of director Zack …

Curb Appeal Co-Host Dies In Motorcycle Accident

Bill Beckwith, co-star of HGTV’s Curb Appeal, was killed in a motorcycle accident on Monday night in San Francisco. Beckwith was riding through the Haight-Ashbury neighborhood, on Monday, when a vehicle struck his motorcycle. Police confirmed that Beckwith suffered head …

Lindsey Vonn Is Back In Training After Injury

Lindsey Vonn has been allowed to get back on the skis this week after a crash in November that partially tore her right ACL, and is trying to stick it out rather than head straight to surgery. It’s an injury …

Kirstie Alley Is Back With New Show
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Kirstie Alley is back with a new television sitcom on TV Land! Kirstie stars not only Alley herself, but Michael Richards and her former Cheers costar, Rhea Perlman, as well. “It’s pretty much the dream team,” Alley said of her …