Alcatel One Touch Idol to guest star in Iron Man 3, will come to the U.S. later this year
Alcatel has scored a guest spot in Iron Man 3 for its One Touch Idol smartphone, which it has also confirmed will be coming out in the U.S. some time later this year.
Defiance launch trailer 'welcomes you to The New Age'
Open-world shooter MMO in stores now. Trion Worlds has released the launch trailer for Defiance, which is available now globally on Xbox 360, PS3 and PC.Click here to read the full articleRelated StoriesIncoming Square Enix boss plans fundamental company reviewFree SimCity DLC is a Nissan Leaf charging stationResident Evil Revelations PC system specs releasedDouble Fine experimenting with PS4 following Sony approachSega acknowledges complaints over 'inaccurate' Aliens adverts...
Google aiming for July launch of second-gen Nexus 7
After hitting on a successful formula for the Nexus 7, Google is sticking with the maxim "Don’t fix what’s not broken". R...
Private sector added 158,000 jobs in March: ADP
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Private employers added 158,000 jobs in March, falling short of economists' expectations, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Wednesday. ...
German Holocaust archive seeks new lease on life
BAD AROLSEN, Germany (Reuters) - George Jaunzemis was three and a half years old when, in the chaotic weeks at the end of World War Two, he was separated from his mother as she fled with him from... ...
Epix video streaming lands on PS3
Sony PS3 owners can get access to a new streaming movie application on the game console as of today. The streaming movie application is Epix and it will be coming to the PlayStation Vita as well in the coming weeks. Epix is more like HBO Go and other premium cable network streaming programs than Netflix. To be able to use the Epix application on your PS3, consumers have to be an authenticated subscriber to a participating cable or satellite company. However, the streaming application is offeri...
Popstar Justin Bieber given month to collect pet monkey
BERLIN (Reuters) - Teenage pop sensation Justin Bieber has been given a month to provide German authorities with the papers they need to release his pet monkey "Mally". ...
Kid Cudi Says He’s No Longer On Kanye West’s G.O.O.D Music Label
Just because Kid Cudi is no longer with G.O.O.D. doesn’t mean things aren’t still, y’know, good. As Billboard reports, Cudi announced his departure from Kanye West‘s imprint G.O.O.D. Music in an interview with Los Angeles radio station Power 106 yesterday: “I’m no longer on G.O.O.D. Music, and this is something that no one knows really,” he said. But rest assured that things ended on fine terms, since — as Cudi explained — it was just about his desire to...
Bollywood Celebrities amp Their NotSoKnown Siblings
Ever wondered what’s like to live in the shadow of a famous sibling? From Deepika Padukone’s sporty sister to Aamir Khan’s mentally unstable brother, check out these pictures of lesser known celebrity siblings.Image courtesy: BCCL
Zynga launches real-money gambling in the UK to counter decline in revenue
Zynga, the name synonymous with several popular Facebook games, has decided to make an entry into real-money gambling and has begun offering poker and casino-style gambling games in the UK.The company will be launching the two games –......
Barca left to rue 'expensive' night in Paris
The Catalan press were left to reflect on a bittersweet evening for Barcelona after they conceded late and lost Lionel Messi and Javier Mascherano to injury in a 2-2 draw with Paris Saint-Germain in Tuesday's Champions League quarter-final first leg.
Tevez ordered to do community order after driving violations
Tevez could have been sent to prison for six months if the court had given him the maximum sanction available to someone driving while disqualified.
Asia Powercom launches surge protector with dual USB
  Asia Powercom, manufacturer of power protection components which is a division of Powercom Co. Ltd, today launched AsiaPower Surge Protector with dual USB charging. The surge protector provides surge free power to your electronic equipments. The USB charging can be used for smartphone, mobiles, tablets, MP3/MP4 players, PSP, Powerbank, etc. Tejas Sheth, Country Manager, India at Asia Powercom was quoted saying "Our Asia Power Surge protectors are designed to not only provide mul...
Google+ Makes A Play For Social Photo Sharing
Google tries to steal some of Flickr's thunder with full-size photo sharing. Google now allows users to switch on full-size photo uploading for sharing through Google+. Though this seems a small adjustment, it's actually a powerful way for amateur and professional photographers to share full-sized imagery online--in much the same way as they would through Flickr, but with Google+'s greater networking powers. TheNextWeb.com notes that photos shared this way will inevitably eat into the free...
Angry Birds Maker Rovio Says 2012 Sales Up 101% To $195M, Non-Games 45% Of That; Net Profit $71M
Rovio, creator of the blockbuster Angry Birds series of mobile games, today reported its full-year results for 2012. While the company continues its rapid growth — now at 1.7 billion game downloads, and 263 million active users as of December 2012 — increasingly that scale is being leveraged to drive non-gaming revenues in areas like IP licensing and merchandising. Rovio today reported that sales are up 101% over 2011 to 152.2 million euros ($195 million), with net profit also rising...
Double Fine experimenting with PS4 following Sony approach
Tim Schafer says platform holder asked his studio what it wanted from the console. Double Fine is experimenting with PS4 after being approached by Sony about making games for the system. Click here to read the full articleRelated StoriesFree-to-play haters 'are a vocal minority', says EA execIncoming Square Enix boss plans fundamental company reviewFree SimCity DLC is a Nissan Leaf charging stationResident Evil Revelations PC system specs releasedSega acknowledges complaints over 'inaccurate' Al...
Google aiming for July launch of second-gen Nexus 7
After hitting on a successful formula for the Nexus 7, Google is sticking with the maxim "Don’t fix what’s not broken". R...
Hostilities flare along Israeli-Gaza border
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel pressed Hamas on Wednesday to rein in rocket-firing militants in the Gaza Strip after the most serious outbreak of cross-border hostilities since the ceasefire that ended an eight-day war in November. ...
Porsche outs Panamera plug-in hybrid and extended wheelbase versions
Porsche has announced that it is adding a couple new variants to its four-door Panamera sports car range. One of the new models being added to the line is the very first plug-in hybrid to ever be offered from Porsche. Porsche is also adding an extended wheelbase version of the car. Certainly, the most interesting of the new Panamera models is the Panamera S E-Hybrid. While Porsche has offered a hybrid version of this car in the past, the S E-Hybrid is the first plug-in hybrid Porsche has offer...
"Mad Men" grapples with identity crisis in penultimate TV season
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Mad Men" returns to television on Sunday to find suave advertising executive Don Draper on a beach in Hawaii reading Dante's epic poem "Inferno." ...