Anne Hathaway, Tommy Lee Jones win Screen Actors Guild awards
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Tommy Lee Jones and Anne Hathaway took home prizes at the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards on Sunday, as Hollywood actors picked the best performances of 2012 in film and television on an evening that will likely define some of the top Oscar races next month. ...
After Australian Open win, Djokovic hands out chocolates to reporters
A master at playing to his audience, Djokovic came with several boxes of chocolates to his post-match news conference and then played host as he distributed them to a room packed with journalists.
Shut up, PC! How to make your computer quieter
Is your computer's fan noise driving you mad? Don't worry! There are easy, inexpensive ways to make it shut up - beside throwing it out the window!
Marc Andreessen On The Future Of The Enterprise
In doing research for a post on “The Enterprise Cool Kids” at the tail end of last year, I interviewed Silicon Valley veteran  Mark Andreessen about where he thought the enterprise was headed. While excerpts of that interview made it into the post, the transcript of the entire interview was so good it deserved to be published in its entirety. ************************ Alexia Tsotsis: Since people like me (millennials) are putting pressure on our IT departments to buy products that we ...
Nightclub fire kills 233 in Brazil
SANTA MARIA, Brazil (Reuters) - A nightclub fire killed at least 233 people in southern Brazil on Sunday when a band's pyrotechnics show set the building ablaze and fleeing partygoers stampeded toward blocked exits in the ensuing panic. ...
Skyrim Dragonborn DLC now available for pre-purchase on Steam
It’s nearly time for Dragonborn to launch on PC, and eager Skyrim fans will be pleased to know that its now available for pre-order now on Steam. Skyrim‘s latest DLC went up for pre-order this weekend, a little more than a weekend before it becomes available for download. As far as we can tell, there isn’t any bonus you get for pre-ordering, aside from getting the payment part of the transaction out of the way early. Therefore, it’s really only worth pre-ordering if you...
Studios snap up Sundance favorites, boosting indie film market
Park City, Utah (Reuters) - Movie studios have been searching for the next big thing at the Sundance Film Festival after the critical and commercial success of indie films such as "Beasts of the Southern Wild" with a slew of business deals being made during the festival. ...
How to Add Desktop Shortcuts for Removable Drives Automatically
Without wanting to start a platform war, we think there are some areas in which Windows could learn from OS X. One seemingly small, but delightfully useful feature enjoyed by Mac owners sees desktop icons created whenever removable disks are inserted. This can be added to Windows with TweakNow DriveShortcut. On a Mac, plug in a USB drive or slide a CD or DVD into a drive, and an icon will instantly appear on the desktop. Remove the disk and the icon will vanish. But if you’re a fan of Windows, ...
VinePeek And VineRoulette Let Us Become Real-time Video Voyeurs
Twitter’s new video-sharing service, Vine, launched a few days ago, which we’ve covered extensively. My main complaint after a couple days worth of use is that I simply can’t find enough vines to enjoy. But a “Friday project” out of product incubator PXi Ventures could change all that, as they’ve launched a service called VinePeek. VinePeek is a website that pulls in the latest vines one after the other. It doesn’t matter who you follow, who you know, or...
3DS save data transfer tool announced for Japan
Physical to digital game save transfers coming in March. Nintendo will released a save data transfer tool for 3DS in Japan in March.Click here to read the full articleRelated StoriesSplinter Cell Blacklist Collector's Edition includes real R/C planeResident Evil 6 Siege mode DLC revealed, PC version gets 'The Mercenaries: No Mercy' modeNintendo Network undergoing 'emergency maintenance' January 28-29Black Ops 2 title update released for XboxSly Cooper: Thieves in Time animated short...
Mobile news recap: 4G all over, Nokia and Windows Phone wed, and more
The news cycle moves fast in the mobile world. Stories gain traction and die almost within 24 hours. So much happens, it can be hard to keep up. Let us keep you in the loop by looking back at all the news narratives that mattered this week, including Apple's record-setting disappointment, Nokia's engagement to Microsoft, and more.
Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time animated short
Animated prequel to the upcoming PS3/Vita adventure. Sony has released a Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time animated short.Click here to read the full articleRelated StoriesUbisoft 'looking forward to working with' Patrice DésiletsSplinter Cell Blacklist Collector's Edition includes real R/C planeResident Evil 6 Siege mode DLC revealed, PC version gets 'The Mercenaries: No Mercy' modeNintendo Network undergoing 'emergency maintenance' January 28-29Black Ops 2 title update released for Xbox...
Will 4K and OLED Scuttle the Apple TV’s Chance of Success?
The Apple television has been rumored for years now. And every chance a media person gets, they ask Apple CEO Tim Cook what his plans are for that device. Will Apple launch a television? When will the television launch? What sort of features will the television boast? These are all questions he has been posed – and dodged in one form or another. And yet, the rumor persists that Apple – either later this year or sometime in 2014 – will launch the long-speculated set. That device, its supporters...
'Catfish' Star Sunny Cross Arrested for DWI
Sunny Cross, who was on the very first episode of the MTV show "Catfish," was arrested this morning for suspicion of driving while intoxicated ... TMZ has learned.Cross was popped at 8:20 AM in Fayetteville, AR. According to the website for the…
Twitter’s Vine Has A Porn Problem
If you build it they will come. Vine, Twitter’s new video sharing platform, is currently experiencing a porn problem. As Nick Bilton pointed out earlier, by searching for the tags “#porn” or similar NSFW words, you can find content featuring exhibitionists of various stripes as well as porn video taken directly from laptop screens. All is not lost, however. Vine users can flag inappropriate video using the mobile app and, if flagged enough times, the system adds a interstitial...
Best domain name registrars
Creating a website? Get the most bang for your buck with these awesome domain name registrars.
Black Ops 2 title update released for Xbox
Brings live streaming to public matches, long list of bug fixes. Treyarch has released a significant title update for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 on Xbox 360.Click here to read the full articleRelated StoriesPerson 4 Golden hits EU two days early via PSNUbisoft 'looking forward to working with' Patrice DésiletsSplinter Cell Blacklist Collector's Edition includes real R/C planeResident Evil 6 Siege mode DLC revealed, PC version gets 'The Mercenaries: No Mercy' modeNintendo Network undergoing 'emerg...
Thousands march in Paris to support gay marriage
PARIS (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of people marched through Paris on Sunday to support the French government's plan to legalize gay marriage and adoption, but the turnout fell well short of a mass... ...
Daft Punk album 4 tipped as duo hits Columbia Records
After many successful years with label Virgin/EMI, the electronic music duo known as Daft Punk will be headed to Columbia records with the promise of a brand new full-length album set for this Spring. Though the details surrounding the new album are scant, we do know that Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo have indeed left Virgin records – this is a monster happening due to their extended period rocking and rolling under the label – nearly 17 years! The it’s app...
'Real Housewives of Miami' Star Lisa Hochstein -- Sues Internet Commenter Over Being Called a Call Girl
"Real Housewives of Miami" star Lisa Hochstein does NOT have sex for money and she's suing some random woman on the Internet who said that she did.Hochstein recently filed a lawsuit against a woman named Jessica Lederman -- claiming she…