Roman Polanski wins best European picture award
Roman Polanski's "The Ghost Writer," a story of a journalist hired to write the memoirs of a British prime minister, has won the prize for best film at the European Film Awards.
10 Crazy Gadgets for Cats and Dogs
Why should we have all the fun with our great human gadgetry? Thanks to the plethora of available pet-themed gadgets, our four-legged friends can enjoy some awesome tech action too.From the ridiculou...
In The Future All Music Videos Will Be About Facebook
If you haven’t already picked up on it here, here and here, Facebook has replaced the nightclub as the de riguer setting for foreign music videos. Much like Gergana’s opus “Facebook...
Yesterday and Today
I was talking with Mike Arrington last night, and he asked me if I had any ideas for today’s column. We batted around several topics — GroupOff being the most interesting as it shows a significant sig...
Brooke Mueller Enters Sober Living Facility
Filed under: Brooke Mueller, Charlie Sheen, Yale Galanter Brooke Mueller checked into a sober living facility yesterday in Los Angeles ... sources tell TMZ. Sou...
Stallone Fan Detained by Police After Meeting Sly
The overzealous fan who was arrested outside Sylvester Stallone 's home back in August finally got a chance to meet his hero today -- and although the meeting went well, he still ended up having a run...
Rendez-Vous nabs Berger's 'Absent'
Film News: Distrib gets world rights outside Latin America ...
Chrome to WP7 Available Now
A new Google Chrome extension called Chrome to Windows Phone 7 (WP7), has just be released by developer Dave Amenta.  Chrome to WP7 is exactly like Chrome to Phone, Fox to Phone, and Chrome to iPhone....
WikiLeaks Cables Show a China Obsessed with, Afraid of the Internet
While WikiLeaks goes through a very public period of turbulence and political pressure, its most recent set of leaked documents are giving journalists something to write about.The Chinese state has lo...
Polanski's "Ghost Writer" tops Europe film awards
LONDON (Reuters Life!) - French-Polish director Roman Polanski's political thriller "The Ghost Writer" swept the European Film Awards Saturday, picking up six prizes including best movie, director,......
Union leaders approve film, TV contract
Top News: Three-year plan still needs ratification by union members ...
Google Hosting Chrome Event On Tuesday, Possible Chrome OS Netbook
Wow, the day a lot of us have been waiting for, might finally be here.  We almost here.  Google has just sent out the invites and confirmed the event.  Google has announced the event will take place i...
5 Crafty Tricks for Creating Killer Photo Memes
If a photo-based meme has ever amused you so much that you wanted to jump in and add your version to the online collective, you first need the skills to make one.Adding text, cropping an image and mer...
Holes in basic cable's safety net
TV News: Quality is valued, but ratings matter as much as ever ...
Weekend Gaming: Epic Mickey and More [OPEN THREAD]
Epic Mickey was the biggest title to come out over the past week and the first big Wii title to come out in some time. Development was overseen by veteran designer Warren Spector, the creator of games...
New Mel Gibson movie finally heads to theaters
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Mel Gibson is headed back into movie theaters after months of damaging publicity over his tempestuous relationship with ex-lover Oksana Grigorieva and a domestic abuse investig...
Gillmor Gang 12.4.10 (TCTV)
The Gillmor Gang went skinnydipping in the politics and technology of the Streaming Era. Kevin Marks took on the technical discussion, suggesting there is really no difference between downloading and ...
Here Comes The Wetware
Throw out your touchscreens, kibosh your Kinects: thought-controlled computing is the new new thing. Brain-computer interface technology has been simmering for years, and seems finally ready to bubbl...
Police unsure of suicide's Chasen link
Top News: Detectives uncertain if Harold Smith had role in murder ...
Rock Your Next Party With Djay for iPad
We’ve already seen what a DJ can do with an iPad, but what about the rest of us?If you’ve long held the dream of rocking a crowd from a pair of decks but haven’t been abl...