Rihanna Is The New Princess Diana: Morning Mix
Did You Hear? :: A Sunday Times Magazine cover story concludes that Rihanna may be the next Princess Diana, due to her stunning beauty and tumultuous relationship — with the paparazzi. In response, the Unapologetic pop star said that the story’s cover art was “#extraordinaRIHbehavior.” [The Sunday Times] :: Speaking of Unapologetic, rumor has it that Rihanna will headline this summer’s Glastonbury. Only one act has been announced, while one headliner has been booked thus ...
Destiny revealed by Bungie as a shared world shooter
Halo-creator Bungie has finally taken the veil off Destiny, its new gaming vision of sorts which is being described as [...] This article Destiny revealed by Bungie as a shared world shooter was... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
NFS: Most Wanted for mobile Review
Smartphones as a platform are strangely suited to racing games. That’s not to say that racing games lack depth or anything, quite the contrary, racing games offer some of the deepest and compelling gameplay among all other genres. No. What I......
Mithali Raj retains top spot in Women's ODI rankings
Mithali Raj leads New Zealand skipper Suzie Bates by 39 ratings points lead.
Belgian authorities investigate cycling doctor
The prosecutor's office in Dendermonde on Monday refused to give additional information on the probe, which has come after a Dutch newspaper claimed that Leinders played a key role in alleged doping practices at the former Rabobank team.
Nokia Lumia EOS, 720 and 520 surface again ahead of MWC 2013
  Alan Mendelevich, a man who runs Adduplex, an ad network on a large number of Windows Phone apps, has tweeted some interesting findings taking a look at his logs. Apparently he has found four new, unknown Nokia Windows Phone running on the Verizon network in the USA. According to his tweet, the phones only show up as code, so we can assume these are yet unannounced devices. Club that up with the brazen announcement Nokia plans on making on the 25th of February and we can surely ascer...
Google takes aim at the high street with possible Google Stores
You could be popping down to the Google Shop to pick up Christmas presents this year, as it looks like Google may open up some high street stores. "An extremely reliable source" told 9 to 5 Google that stand-alone Google retail outlets would open in "major metropolitan areas" in the US in time for the festive shopping season. It's a step on from the Google-branded zones in Best Buy in the US and PC World in the UK, where customers can already get some face time with Chromebooks a...
Google takes aim at the high street with possible Google Stores
You could be popping down to the Google Shop to pick up Christmas presents this year, as it looks like Google may open up some high street stores. "An extremely reliable source" told 9 to 5 Google that stand-alone Google retail outlets would open in "major metropolitan areas" in the US in time for the festive shopping season. It's a step on from the Google-branded zones in Best Buy in the US and PC World in the UK, where customers can already get some face time with Chromebooks a...
Apple airs new iPad ads, ‘Alive’ and ‘Together’
Apple has rolled out a couple of new TV ads focusing on its two tablets – the iPad and iPad Mini – and the variety and large number of available apps. The ads' respective YouTube pages include the tagline, “With over 300,000 apps, iPad is up for anything you are.”
Aliens Colonial Marines: 'small number' of save games being wiped
Sega says issue may be related to the game's optional HDD install. Sega is aware that "a small number of users" appear to have had their Aliens: Colonial Marines save data wiped and progress reset.Click here to read the full articleRelated StoriesBungie's Destiny confirmed for 'future console platforms'UK Chart: Aliens Colonial Marines takes No.1 with biggest launch of 2013Halo 4 DLC: Majestic map pack screenshotsFinal Fantasy X Vita video shows HD character modelsBattlefield 3 End Game ...
Nokia may not introduce Windows RT tablet at MWC 2013
Contrary to popular belief that Nokia is likely to launch its Windows RT tablet at the upcoming Mobile World Congress 2013, a post on the...
Italian designer Cavalli defies slowdown with new stores
MILAN (Reuters) - Italy's fashion house Roberto Cavalli, known for its animal prints and flowing silk dresses, reported a 4 percent rise in revenues to 185 million euros ($247 million) in 2012,... ...
Allegations of 3G patent infringement leaves HTC devices stuck in German customs
HTC is currently fighting a patent infringement battle in a courtroom in Mannheim, Germany. On Friday the legal team for HTC told the judge presiding over the court that some of its shipments into Germany were being held by customs officers at Frankfurt-Hahn airport. HTC says that the shipments were held by customs officer after a company called IPCom applied for the border seizure of HTC 3G-compatible devices. HTC describes IPCom as a patent monetization entity. HTC’s legal team also po...
History alive and kicking at 2013 Oscars
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - History is alive and kicking at this year's Oscars in an unusually rich year for movies that plumb the distant and recent American past and have resonated with both audiences and voters. ...
What Indian cricket can learn from Australian women’s team
Take it as a slap in your face, or swallow it as a bitter pill — the truth is that Australia women's cricket can teach a thing or two to the Indians.
Special Feature | Q&A: Heavy Rain Creator Thinks Games Need to Grow Up
The creator of Heavy Rain thinks videogames need to grow up.
Government to allow 4G licence holders to provide voice services
  The Indian government is set to clear all the hurdles for the availability of voice services on the fourth-generation (4G) broadband services. According to reports, the Telecom Commission has decided to allow wireless broadband airwave holders to launch voice services if they shelled out an additional $306 million (Rs. 16.5 million approximately). The move is believed to be a huge boost to Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Industries Ltd., the only player to have pan-India 4G licence. Reu...
HTG Explains: What is NFC and What Can I Use It For?
NFC hardware is being included in more and more devices – particularly smartphones, but also some laptops. NFC could be the future of payments, security keys, and boarding passes. NFC is also an upgrade over clunky QR codes. Many new phones have the hardware to do all of the things here today. However, many people with NFC-equipped smartphones haven’t used their NFC capabilities. Image Credit: Tupalo.com on Flickr What’s the Difference Between Office 365 and Office 2013? HTG Explai...
Obama Administration To Create Project To Map The Human Brain
The project is expected to be introduced in the administration's budget proposal next month. The Obama administration plans to include a new project in its upcoming budget that would work to map the human brain in a similar way to the Human Genome Project's mapping of genomes, the New York Times reported. According to the report, the project is currently named The Brain Activity Map and will be a partnership between federal agencies, foundations, neuroscientists and nanoscientists. It is e...
Amazon’s Jeff Bezos Doesn’t Want An Empire, He Wants The World
Editor’s note: John Geraci is head of marketing for innovation agency faberNovel, where he and his colleagues help organizations think and act like startups. Follow him on Twitter at @johngeraci. Two years ago, faberNovel published a study called “Amazon.com: The Hidden Empire.” Detailing the strategies by which the company had gone from a scrappy startup to a world-dominating e-commerce site in the course of 17 years, the study generated a lot of discussion on the web. We call...