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Mars: War Logs Launches, Trailer Released Mars: War Logs Launches, Trailer Released

Mars: War Logs, a new cyberpunk action-RPG, has been released for PC today. It is currently selling for $20 on Steam. The game’s publisher has stated that it will be available on the Xbox LIVE Arcade and PlayStation Network “very …

Danica Patrick Divorce Finalized After 5 Months Danica Patrick Divorce Finalized After 5 Months

Danica Patrick’s divorce from Paul Hospenthal is now finalized, after the couple mutually agreed to dissolve the relationship late last year. The petition was filed in January. Patrick announced the divorce last year on Facebook, writing, “I am sad to …

Man Admits Threatening to Shoot 200+ Kids on Facebook Man Admits Threatening to Shoot 200+ Kids on Facebook
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A British man has been charged with making threats to kill and sending grossly offensive messages after he threatened to kill at least 200 students on Facebook. The man, 24-year-old Reece Elliot, hails from Fossway, South Shields, South Tyneside – …

Yahoo Chairman Fred Amoroso Is On The Way Out Yahoo Chairman Fred Amoroso Is On The Way Out

Yahoo announced that Chairman of the Board Fred Amoroso will not seek reelection at the upcoming annual shareholders meeting on June 25. He will continue to serve on the board until then. CEO Marissa Mayer said, “Fred has been a …

Millennials Are Willing to Barter Their Privacy, Shows Study Millennials Are Willing to Barter Their Privacy, Shows Study

A new study shows that the current debate about online privacy may wane as those who grew up online begin to take over. The survey, conducted at the University of Southern Calfornia (USC), shows that members of the Millennial generation …

Facebook Ad Engineer John Hegeman Departs for Quora Facebook Ad Engineer John Hegeman Departs for Quora

Quora, the self-proclaimed “best source for knowledge” on the internet, has just snagged Facebook engineer John Hegeman, according to reports. TechCrunch says that Hegeman confirmed the move on his Facebook Timeline (in a private post). In the post, Hegeman says …

Betaworks Follows Digg Purchase With Instapaper Acquisition Betaworks Follows Digg Purchase With Instapaper Acquisition

Betaworks, the company behind Bit.ly, news.me, Chartbeat, and now Digg, has added Instapaper to is portfolio. Instapaper has served as a nice complement to news readers like Google Reader (or whatever you’re using these days). It’s great for when you …

Increase Employee Productivity With A BYOD Policy Increase Employee Productivity With A BYOD Policy

For many years, businesses supplied their employees with a phone to keep personal and work information separate. With the advent of more sophisticated smartphones, these policies are all but obsolete. Some employers may stick with the old policy of mandating …

Facebook Acquires Cloud Platform Parse Facebook Acquires Cloud Platform Parse

Facebook announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Parse, a cloud-based platform for cross-platform apps. It lets developers create create rich social apps integrated with Facebook across platforms like iOS, Android, HTML5 , etc. The two companies …

NJ Train Explosive: “Terrorist” Just Had Fireworks NJ Train Explosive: “Terrorist” Just Had Fireworks
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A New Jersey man was arrested a week before the Boston bombings for carrying homemade explosive devices onto a New York-bound train, and rumor quickly spread that he was a terrorist. However, 27-year old Mykyta Panasenko said they were simply …

Twinkies Return, Along With HoHos and Ding Dongs Twinkies Return, Along With HoHos and Ding Dongs

Last year Hostess Brands, Inc. went bankrupt, shutting down all of its factories. Fans of snack treats such as Twinkies and HoHos were dismayed as the cakes left store shelves. Now it appears that collectors who hoarded boxes of Twinkies …

Zuckerberg’s FWD.us Immigration Reform Group Snags Bill Gates, Sean Parker, and More Zuckerberg’s FWD.us Immigration Reform Group Snags Bill Gates, Sean Parker, and More

Mark Zuckerberg’s immigration-focused political advocacy group is getting the help of a few more tech heavyweights. Today, FWD.us announced a couple of new members: Microsoft founder BIll Gates, current Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, Microsoft EVP Brad Smith and Sean Parker, …

Pinterest Adds New Features And Brings Back A Few Old Ones Pinterest Adds New Features And Brings Back A Few Old Ones
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In early January, Pinterest began testing its new look, which started rolling out to everyone in mid-March. Reactions have been mixed. Now, they’ve made some additional updates. “As we’ve rolled out our new look, we’ve heard from our community about …

Katt Williams Sentenced For Evading Police Katt Williams Sentenced For Evading Police

Katt Williams was sentenced on Thursday for his charge of evading police back in November, when he led them on a “low-speed chase” in California on his three-wheel motorcycle. Williams pleaded no-contest and was sentenced to 180 days in jail; …

38 Die In Mental Hospital; Fire Investigation Underway 38 Die In Mental Hospital; Fire Investigation Underway

38 people died in a horrific fire at a mental hospital just outside Moscow on Thursday night, officials say. The cause is believed to be a short circuit in the wiring. Of the victims, 36 were patients and two were …

Check Out The First Gameplay From Hearthstone: Heroes Of Warcraft Check Out The First Gameplay From Hearthstone: Heroes Of Warcraft

At PAX East, Blizzard announced that it’s working on its first new, original Warcraft game in almost a decade. The game – Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft – is a collectible trading card game that pits players against each other using …

Beyond: Two Souls to be Screened at Tribeca Beyond: Two Souls to be Screened at Tribeca

The Tribeca Film Festival is wrapping up this week, and Sony has a bit of a surprise for gamers who also love movies. The publisher has announced that it will be screening footage from the video game Beyond: Two Souls …

Anonymous Defaces NAMBLA Web Site As Part Of #OpAlice Anonymous Defaces NAMBLA Web Site As Part Of #OpAlice
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Anonymous has a history with child predators. The hacktivist group frequently targets them during its operations, but it’s now launching a massive attack on numerous Web sites as part of a new operation. Anonymous announced today that it has taken …

Amazon Sales Up 22% To $16.07 Billion For Q1, Profit Down Amazon Sales Up 22% To $16.07 Billion For Q1, Profit Down
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Amazon reported its Q1 earnings today with sales up 22% to $16.07 billion. Operating cash flow was up 39% year-over-year to $4.25 billion for the trailing twelve months. Free cash flow was down 85% to $177 million for the trailing …

Punky Brewster Backed By Google Ventures, Advised By Randi Zuckerberg Punky Brewster Backed By Google Ventures, Advised By Randi Zuckerberg

Soleil Moon Frye, commonly known as the girl who played Punky Brewster, has a startup called Moonfrye, and it has attracted $2.5 million in funding from GRP Partners, Greycroft, Daher Capital, and Google’s investment arm, Google Ventures. The company is …

HIV Vaccine Fails Clinical Trial, Vaccinations Stopped HIV Vaccine Fails Clinical Trial, Vaccinations Stopped

The U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) has announced that a clinical trial of an experimental HIV vaccine has been halted, following a report from a safety monitoring board. The independent data and safety monitoring board found during an interim …

Rayman Legends Brings Some Challenge To The Nintendo Download Rayman Legends Brings Some Challenge To The Nintendo Download

Ubisoft revealed this morning that the highly anticipated Rayman Legends will launch across the Wii U, Xbox 360 and PS3 on September 3 in North America. Until then, Wii U owners can get their hands on a new “demo.” Nintendo …

Latest Google Enhanced Campaigns Webinar Focuses On Mobile Strategy Latest Google Enhanced Campaigns Webinar Focuses On Mobile Strategy

Since introducing Enhanced Campaigns earlier this year, Google has regularly been conducting webinars to help advertisers get acquainted with the changes, and to help them optimize their campaigns. Google has uploaded a new webinar specifically on optimizing mobile strategy: This …

Facebook Does More to Coax Pages to Promote Posts Facebook Does More to Coax Pages to Promote Posts
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If you operate a Facebook Page, you may have noticed a couple of subtle changes Facebook has made to the look of the pages for admins. These changes are a clear attempt to coax page owners into promoting their content, …