Lou Myers Dead -- Mr. Vernon Gaines From 'A Different World' Dies at 77
"A Different World" Star Lou Myers -- famous for playing Mr. Vernon Gaines on the 80s show -- has died, TMZ has learned.The President of Lou's non-profit tells TMZ, Lou passed away last night in West Virginia at the Charleston Medical…
Gaikai Cloud Gaming In PlayStation 4 Brings Easy Free Trials Of Games, Sharing, Spectating And Remote Play
Gaikai’s Dave Perry took the stage at the PS4 event today to describe how Gaikai would be adding cloud gaming elements to the PS4, which will make it possible to jump in and try games in the PlayStation store, make sharing with your friends a snap, and also invite spectators and get friends to help you by remotely taking over your game. The PS Vita will also finally get a lot more useful, thanks to Remote Play. Perry said that the team has dramatically reduced transmission times, turning t...
Gaikai Cloud Gaming In PlayStation 4 Brings Easy Free Trials Of Games, Sharing, Spectating And Remote Play
Gaikai’s Dave Perry took the stage at the PS4 event today to describe how Gaikai would be adding cloud gaming elements to the PS4, which will make it possible to jump in and try games in the PlayStation store, make sharing with your friends a snap, and also invite spectators and get friends to help you by remotely taking over your game. The PS Vita will also finally get a lot more useful, thanks to Remote Play. Perry said that the team has dramatically reduced transmission times, turning t...
It’s official: Sony has announced the PlayStation 4
The PlayStation 4 represents not just the next generation of Sony's gaming business, but a dramatic shift from the company's traditions. But according to Sony, it will be the "most powerful console ever" and continue the company's dominance in graphics.
PS4 controller 'DualShock 4' revealed
Touchpad, light bar, share button confirmed. Sony has officially revealed the PlayStation 4 controller, the DualShock 4.Click here to read the full articleRelated StoriesSony gifts free PSN credit to 'loyal' customersTake-Two confirms WWE deal, announces WWE 2K14PS4: Watch the PlayStation Meeting LIVENintendo confirms return to Gamescom 2013PlayStation 4 is official - Sony reveals 'most powerful platform ever'...
Sony discusses Gaikai cloud gaming
Sony plans for the PlayStation network to be one of the fastest, most powerful networks available. It has enhanced social play immensely, with one example being a notification feature that notifies you whenever someone on your PlayStation Network friends list purchases a new game. It has also announced that it has huge plans for Gaikai, and its cloud-gaming services, and that it will change the future of PlayStation games altogether. With cloud-gaming, and Gaikai, Sony will allow you to experi...
Sony discusses Gaikai cloud gaming
Sony plans for the PlayStation network to be one of the fastest, most powerful networks available. It has enhanced social play immensely, with one example being a notification feature that notifies you whenever someone on your PlayStation Network friends list purchases a new game. It has also announced that it has huge plans for Gaikai, and its cloud-gaming services, and that it will change the future of PlayStation games altogether. With cloud-gaming, and Gaikai, Sony will allow you to experi...
Hospital Live-Tweets C-Section Birth
Women's Memorial Hermann Hospital celebrated the healthy birth of the "first baby born on Twitter". Today in strange things that people shared on Twitter: A hospital in Houston tweeted a C-Section birth, including photos and videos, to its more than 14,000 followers. What do you think? A great use of social media for educational purposes? Or way T.M.I.? Let us know in the comments. It got a little graphic on the hospital's Twitter feed, so below is a Storified version of some of the less-g...
Yahoo redesigns its homepage with mobile-friendly news feed
Yahoo! is preparing to launch a new redesign for its homepage geared toward making the site easier to navigate for mobile and social users.The main change will come from the site's shift to an endlessly scrolling news stream, allowing users to select a topic like news, entertainment, or sports and scroll to their heart's content instead of clicking through pages.The site will also offer deeper social integration with Facebook and Yahoo! accounts, showing which news stories friends are sharing fr...
Weird Al Yankovic -- Prince Has NO Sense of Humor
It's the question Weird Al Yankovic fans have been asking for years -- Why won't Prince let him spoof any of his songs??Well, now Weird Al is finally shedding some light on the topic ... saying the guy has no sense of humor. Al was at LAX, where he…
The New, New PlayStation: Watch The 2013 Sony PlayStation Meeting Live At 6pm Eastern/3pm Pacific
Join us live at the 2013 PlayStation Meeting where Sony will hopefully unveil what’s next for their iconic gaming console. The event runs from 6pm Eastern/3pm Pacific and I’ll be posting images and commentary in our liveblog below. You can also watch it live right here thanks to Ustream. ...
The New, New PlayStation: Watch The 2013 Sony PlayStation Meeting Live At 6pm Eastern/3pm Pacific
Join us live at the 2013 Playstation Meeting where Sony will hopefully unveil what’s next for their iconic gaming console. The event runs from 6pm Eastern/3pm Pacific and I’ll be posting images and commentary in our liveblog below. You can also watch it live right here thanks to Ustream. ...
Nissan ratchets up its tech cred, opens new research lab in Silicon Valley
With the opening of its Sunnyvale R&D center, Nissan hopes to lead the charge on the development of a successful autonomous car. Let's see if they can catch up to Google, Audi, and Lexus.
PS4: Watch the PlayStation Meeting LIVE
Live stream active from 6pm EST / 11pm UK. The official reveal of the PlayStation 4 is less than an hour away - and you can watch the whole thing live right here on CVG.Click here to read the full articleRelated StoriesCVG LivePlay: It's a PlayStation partyEU PS Store update: Persona 4 Golden, Crysis, Skyrim HearthfireDmC DLC: Vergil's Downfall slips to early MarchSony gifts free PSN credit to 'loyal' customersTake-Two confirms WWE deal, announces WWE 2K14...
U.S. to implement strategy against China trade secret theft
There have been an onslaught of trade secret thefts and espionage strikes that have affected many U.S. corporations, including General Motors, Ford, DuPont, Dow Chemical and Cargill, as well as many media news outlet including The Washington Post, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and Bloomberg news. All of the attacks seem to be originating from one area in China, and that’s the HQ for the People’s Liberation Army Unit 61398. The White House said that the trade secret thefts “threa...
BRIT Awards 2013: Winners List
We saw all the big-name arrivals across the pond at the BRIT Awards, but now for the actual hardware! Last year Adele and Ed Sheeran cleaned up, and this year it was another male-female duo dominating, with Emeli Sande and Ben Howard both winning two awards. “This is a dream, really,” Sande said when accepting her Album of the Year prize. Otherwise, the Brits renewed their undying love for Lana Del Rey by giving her another trophy this year. Adele and Coldplay also came home with win...
Champions League: Messi shackled as Milan beat Barcelona 2-0
AC Milan got everything right on the night as they managed to shackle Barcelona's star-studded midfield — and more importantly Lionel Messi — before Kevin Prince Boateng and Sulley Muntari scored in the second half to give them a vital lead in the two-legged tie.
In the News | Live Blog: Sony’s Big PlayStation Reveal
Sony is set to announce the future of PlayStation at a gala event in New York City today. Follow Wired's live coverage here.
House To Consider Bill That Would Establish Mobile Apps Competition
Rep. Candice Miller wants to have students from each Congressional district compete to make an app for smartphones and tablets. The House of Representatives is expected to hear a resolution to launch a technology competition for students, which would initially encourage them to develop apps for smartphones and tablets, according to The Hill's Pete Kasperowicz. The resolution, which is reportedly being brought to the floor for consideration next week, is sponsored by Rep. Candice Miller (R-...
Kate Middleton -- Behold, The Royal Baby Bump
Let there be no doubt ... Kate Middleton is ROYALLY pregnant -- and to prove it, she finally revealed her fetal protuberance while making an appearance in London yesterday.A bunch of photos of Middleton's appearance have been floating around…