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Pandora Lands On Google Chromecast Pandora Lands On Google Chromecast
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Google Chromecast has thus far only been used as a video streaming device for services like Netflix, Hulu and YouTube. That’s not to say that the Chromecast can only do video, however, as a major player in the online music …

Google Adds ‘Security Issues’ Feature To Webmaster Tools Google Adds ‘Security Issues’ Feature To Webmaster Tools
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Google has announced the launch of a new Webmaster Tools feature called Security Issues, which shows verified site owners info about the security issues on their sites (in a single place), and lets them find problems faster with detailed code …

Hot, Earth-Sized Exoplanet Found by Astronomers
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Astronomers this week revealed that the mass of exoplanet Kepler 78b has been determined. The planet, located 400 light-year away in orbit around the star Kepler 78, has a mass of around 1.7 times that of Earth. The planet also …

Roger Daltrey, of The Who, Performs at US Capitol

This Wednesday, Congressional leaders such as John Boehner, Nancy Pelosi, Mitch McConnell, and Harry Reid convened at the Capitol Building in order to conduct business of the utmost importance – dedicating a statue to Winston Churchill. In 2011, to mark …

OPCW: Syria’s Chemical Weapons Factories Destroyed
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According to a press release from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, the joint OPCW-UN mission to render Syrian chemical weapons production sites inoperable was highly successful. “The government of the Syrian Arab Republic has completed the functional …

Netflix Is Adding The Entire ‘Chuck’ Series To Its Streaming Catalog Netflix Is Adding The Entire ‘Chuck’ Series To Its Streaming Catalog

In case you haven’t noticed, Netflix has been adding a lot of television content to its streaming service lately. Each week, more seasons of more TV shows become available. Earlier this week, Netflix announced a new deal with CBS and …

Three New Wonderbook Titles, Including Book Of Potions, Launch November 12

Last year, Sony launched a new type of game called Wonderbook that combined the AR capabilities of the PlayStation Eye with a PS Move controller to bring books to life on a television screen. Sony smartly launched it with Book …

Allen Iverson Is Retiring From The NBA

Allen Iverson announced his retirement on Wednesday, October 30. He made the announcement during a press conference in Philadelphia, and it was also publiczied during the first game for the 76ers, when highlights of his career were shown on the …

Halloween Witch Casts A Variety Of Spells Over Google Doodle Halloween Witch Casts A Variety Of Spells Over Google Doodle

Google has tapped a “Halloween witch” for some fun with today’s homepage doodle. It’s an interactive one, which lets you choose different combinations of ingredients to drop into the witch’s brew for a variety of different spells, which let you …

U.S. Broadband Speeds Finally Seen Rising U.S. Broadband Speeds Finally Seen Rising

For the past few years, broadband access in the U.S. has been a horror show. Average broadband speeds have remained largely the same as cable companies, which have regional monopolies in many parts of the country, have raised prices and …

Wii Fit U Trial Headlines This Week’s Nintendo Download

Back in September, Nintendo announced that Wii Fit U would finally be launching on November 1. It won’t be hitting retail stores at that point, however, as Nintendo wants to experiment with alternative pricing schemes on the eShop first. For …

Orson Welles’ ‘The War of the Worlds’ 75th Anniversary

Seventy-five years ago, Orson Welles broadcasted his now infamous radio adaptation of “The War of the Worlds,” the H.G. Wells science fiction drama. When “The War of the Worlds” hit the Halloween airwaves on October 30, 1938, mass hysteria encompassed …

F-35 Fighter Drops 1st Bomb Against A Ground Target F-35 Fighter Drops 1st Bomb Against A Ground Target
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Reuters reported yesterday evening that Lockheed Martin’s stealthy new F-35B Joint Strike Fighter laid waste to a tank at Edwards Air Force Base in California using a 500-pound guided bomb. The Pentagon confirmed this was the first time an F-35 …

Early Windows 8.1 Tablet Sales Fall Short Early Windows 8.1 Tablet Sales Fall Short
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Though Microsoft is seeing some encouraging growth for its Windows Phone 8 smartphones in the mobile market, it does not appear that its tablets are faring as well. DigiTimes today reported that retailers saw sales of Windows 8.1 tablets in …

Expect To Pay A Lot For Google Glass Accessories Expect To Pay A Lot For Google Glass Accessories
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Consumer electronic accessories are typically some of the most overpriced products you will ever buy. Want to protect your new Galaxy S 4? That rubber bumper cover will cost you $50. Want to use a controller with your tablet? That …

‘The Killing’ Season 3 Gets A Netflix Release Date ‘The Killing’ Season 3 Gets A Netflix Release Date

Netflix has informed us that The Killing: Season 3 will become available for streaming in the U.S. on Friday, November 1st. As promised, that’s about three months after the last episode first aired. Back in May, ahead of the Season …

Woman Transformed With Photoshop [VIDEO] Woman Transformed With Photoshop [VIDEO]

It’s no secret that pretty much any photo of a woman on the cover of a magazine has received at least some degree of photo editing. The extent of the Photoshopping one model received will blow your mind, though. While …

Rovio Stars Publishes Puzzle Game ‘Juice Cubes’
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Rovio, the developer behind the popular Angry Birds games, today announced that it has published a third title under its “Rovio Stars” banner. Rovio Stars is the developer’s publishing initiative to find and promote games from studios other than Rovio. …

Android 4.4 Will Help Out Low-End Devices [Report] Android 4.4 Will Help Out Low-End Devices [Report]
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Almost two months ago, Google unveiled Android 4.4, or KitKat. Since then, we’ve heard almost nothing about the new OS other than Google’s own cryptic promise to “make an amazing Android experience available for everybody.” Now a new report is …

Tablet Market Still Growing Fast Tablet Market Still Growing Fast
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With the smartphone market beginning to saturate in larger western markets, manufacturers are increasingly looking to the tablet market for growth. With that in mind, market analysts this week have provided some mixed news for the industry going into the …

Tobacco-Buying Age To Be Raised To 21 In NY
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New York City will soon become the latest to raise the tobacco-buying age to 21, and smokers are not happy about it. The city council voted to approve the law on Wednesday night, and Mayor Michael Bloomberg has 30 days …

Brace Yourself For A Lot More Yelp Reviews Brace Yourself For A Lot More Yelp Reviews
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Yelp released its earnings report for the third quarter this week, and during its conference call, revealed some staggering numbers related to its recently added mobile review feature. The bottom line is that the feature is hugely popular, and continues …

McDonald’s Coffee Will Be on Store Shelves Next Year McDonald’s Coffee Will Be on Store Shelves Next Year

If you’re one of the many huge fans of McDonald’s coffee out there, you now have a reason to celebrate! McDonald’s will begin sellling a variety of ground and whole bean bagged coffee in some retail and grocery stores beginning …

Norway Town: Winter Sun Makes First Appearance Thanks To Mirrors

Imagine living in a town settled in the shadows of mountains for half the year. In order to feel the sun on your face–which most of us take for granted–you must take a cable car up said mountains. That’s exactly …