Minecraft Xbox Edition gets Title Update 9 on April 5
Latest update clears certification ahead of launch. 4J Studios has confirmed an April 5 release date for the Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Title Update 9 (TU9).Click here to read the full articleRelated StoriesPS4 is like 'a really perfect gaming PC,' says Epic VPPuppeteer release date confirmed - new trailerThe Walking Dead retail compilation gets EU and Australian release in MayDemon's Souls free to US PS Plus subs from tomorrowEpix movie streaming service hit US PS3s today...
SEC says companies may announce key data on social media
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Regulators said on Tuesday that companies can use Twitter, Facebook and other social media to make key announcements as long as they tell investors which sites they will use. ...
HTC first Facebook phone press photo leaked
Those of you still skeptical about the possibility of an HTC Facebook Phone can toss in the rest of your chips – there’s been a full leak of the so-called “HTC first” this afternoon. This leak includes one extremely clear photo of the device in question from the notoriously accurate @evleaks, leaker of so many devices such as this in this same manner that we’ve simply come to trust the man. This device is one that will be launching with Facebook’s own customiz...
Paramount, China Movie Channel to produce "Transformers 4"
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Viacom Inc's Paramount Pictures said on Tuesday it reached a deal with the government-run China Movie Channel and its online movie service partner, Jiaflix Enterprises, to produce "Transformers 4" in China. ...
Cassie Drops “Numb” Video With Rick Ross, Announces ‘RockaByeBaby’ Mixtape
Ah, Cassie — the queen of icy, low-emoting dance-pop&B. The chanteuse has just dropped “Numb,” the first video from her upcoming mixtape RockaByeBaby, and it’s — well, typical Cassie: Sleek and minimalist and a little bit diffuse and overall pretty effective. Helmed by Alex Nazari and featuring a prominent guest spot from a cigar-puffing Rick Ross, it’s classic Cassie hipster decadence. But wait! There’s more where that came from. Her upcoming mixtape, RockaByeB...
Microsoft updates Outlook.com calendar with Metro look, greater connectivity
The Outlook.com calendar gets a fresh Metro face starting Tuesday, as Microsoft rolls out a major new upgrade to this fundamental component of its online service. According to a Microsoft blog post, the new calendar will be available “around the world this week,” though, of course, your Outlook.com account will have to be upgraded first. Metro look, many improvements A Metro-fied calendar was noticeably absent from the original Outlook.com rollout last year. Instead users were stuck with a...
Verizon Asked to Share “Six Strikes” Alerts for BitTorrent Lawsuit
After years of negotiating and planning the “six strikes” copyright alert system finally went live in February. While it’s not as draconian as similar systems in France and New Zealand, one of the concerns with the copyright alert system is that it requires Internet providers to keep a database of infringing account holders. The program specifically leaves the door open for the MPAA and RIAA to request a list of serial pirates for legal action. While this may never happen, new court docume...
How Does My PC Know What Kind of RAM is Installed?
There are so many things a modern computer does we simply take for granted, but sometimes it is fun to peek under the hood and see how everything works. Today we’re investigating how exactly your computer knows what kind and amount of RAM you have installed. Today’s Question & Answer session comes to us courtesy of SuperUser—a subdivision of Stack Exchange, a community-driven grouping of Q&A web sites. ...
Moviefone 5: The Most Horrifying Cabins in Film
In the extremely gruesome remake of the classic horror flick "Evil Dead," (which opens this Friday) five kids go out to a cabin to help a friend detox, but quickly realize they are in way over their heads. Not every cabin has the Necronomicon in the basement, but a lot of very bad things have gone on in these deserted locales where no one can save you and chainsaws are entirely too handy. Below we've rounded up five of the top reasons you should never, ever visit any structure built from logs...
Could This Be The New Way To Stop Robocalls?
The FTC put out a call for help and came up with some innovative solutions. Nearly a decade ago, the FTC introduced a new registry that was supposed to be guaranteed to stop Robocalls: The Do Not Call list. And for years, it was incredibly effective at blocking telemarketers from interrupting dinner time for millions of households. But, as time went on, technology advanced and the list and the FTC's other efforts became less effective. So late last year, the agency announced a contest for ...
'Buckwild' Star Shain Gandee Official Cause of Death -- Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
West Virginia police have just confirmed what TMZ reported yesterday ... "Buckwild" star Shain Gandee died from carbon monoxide poisoning.A rep for the Kanawha County Sheriff's Office released a statement saying Shain's autopsy was completed today.…
SF-Based Watchmaker Xetum Releases New Racing-Themed Line, The Kendrick
Our favorite makers in the Bay area, Xetum, have just released their new line of Kendrick watches in time for racing season. The watches, designed in California and assembled in Switzerland, are fairly unique in the watch industry as Xetum is one of the few American watch brands – besides Bathys – to make it in a very competitive marketplace. I pared down the elements on the dial to just a minimum, but made each feature bolder, from the hands, to the markings on the dial, to the num...
DailyLook Gets $2.5M From GRP Partners, Rachel Zoe, And Others To Be The Web's Go-To For Fast Fashion
Fast fashion has become a huge force in retailing, as seen by the increasing ubiquity of stores such as H&M, Forever 21, Zara, TopShop, and the like. But while those companies are clearly dominating High Streets all over the world, their chief focus is in the brick-and-mortar realm, and the web has been an afterthought at best. A Los Angeles-based startup called DailyLook is setting its sights on being the go-to fast fashion brand based completely on the web — the e-commerce answer t...
Rumor: iPhone 5S to start production this quarter, on the shelves this summer
Apple's iPhone 5S may go into production this quarter, much sooner than anticipated. In addition to the next generation in iPhones, the company is still reportedly working on a more affordable model.
Demon's Souls free to US PS Plus subs from tomorrow
Plus, a sale on The Walking Dead episodes. US PlayStation Plus subscribers will be able to download the much-loved RPG, Demon's Souls, at no additional cost from tomorrow, April 3.Click here to read the full articleRelated StoriesCompany of Heroes 2 closed beta starts today: map descriptions and screensApple reportedly working on official iOS gamepadPS4 is like 'a really perfect gaming PC,' says Epic VPPuppeteer release date confirmed - new trailerThe Walking Dead retail compilation gets EU and ...
Exclusive: Pfizer, Novartis, Abbott weigh bids for Brazil's Ache - sources
NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) - At least three of the world's top drugmakers are bidding for Brazil's Ache Laboratorios Farmaceuticos in an auction that may value the group at more than $5 billion, people familiar with the matter said. ...
GoalControl to provide goal-line tech during 2014 World Cup
The 2014 World Cup will take place in Brazil, and folks are already beginning to prepare for the tournament. As qualifying goes on as we speak, organizers are working on a new system that will electronically detect when a goal has been scored, and it was just announced today that GoalControl will be providing the technology necessary. This isn’t the first time that we’ve discussed goal-line technology for the 2014 World Cup. FIFA initially announced it back in February. However, mo...
''Finding Nemo'' film sequel ''Finding Dory'' gets 2015 release
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Following years of speculation about whether it would be produced, the sequel to the Oscar-winning animated film "Finding Nemo" will be released in 2015, studio Disney-Pixar said on Tuesday. ...
Michael Buble Teases ‘To Be Loved’ With Comical, Colorful Album Trailer: Watch
In his trailer for upcoming LP To Be Loved (out April 23), Michael Buble The Confident Jokester boldly declares, “People are gonna go fucking crazy for this record”…just before he howls like a wolf. In another bit in the clip, Buble The Honest Artiste earnestly notes, “I didn’t walk in [to this album] thinking that I need to be a genius. I just really walked in with the simple hope that I could string together a bunch of songs that I absolutely was in love with.R...
Amazon Cloud is great, but not for business
Amazon added a new element to its Cloud Drive service this week that expands it usefulness. The new Cloud Drive Sync app keeps files in sync across different devices and platforms, and pits Amazon Cloud Drive head-to-head against rivals such as Google, Microsoft, and Apple. However, businesses should steer clear of Amazon Cloud Drive. The Amazon Cloud Drive Sync app is available for Windows or Mac OS X. Similar to other cloud file syncing tools, the app places a folder on your PC. Any files ...