Star Wars: The Force Awakens Smashes Avatar's Domestic Record

J.J. Abrams' film surpassed the record, from 2009, in a total of just 20 days in North American theaters. The film also achieved a record-setting second-weekend take - with an estimated $150 million (£100 million). With a debut in China this week, ... More..

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Nike Scores With Alabama Crimson Tide's Championship Win
by | Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Nike Scores With Alabama Crimson Tide's Championship Win

Alabama pulled away from Texas for Saban's first Tide title to end the 2009 season. Alabama pushed foes around like a schoolyard bully in years past. Alabama tied the game five plays, later on, Henry's 1-yard d...More..

by | Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Madonna: 'David Bowie Changed the Course of My Life Forever'

For the second time in as many weekdays, KEXP held an on-air tribute to David Bowie , with a stream of fan favorites by the musician. There he was being, well, pretty normal. Bowie knew he had terminal liv...More..

by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

'Titanic' Costars Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet's Golden Globes Reunion

The night splits into two categories: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical and Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama, which allows less competition. Ge...More..

by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Microsoft is building a SIM card just for Windows 10 users

To begin with, it will be domestic networks only for those markets where the app goes live, although global roaming should be available before long. More..

Facebook post with incorrect math says Powerball jackpot will solve poverty
by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Facebook post with incorrect math says Powerball jackpot will solve poverty

But if a Bernie Sanders fan wins and still wants to spread the wealth around - all $4.34 of it - have at it. If you are a human with Facebook , you've seen the above meme on your feeds suggesting someone split...More..

Powerball jackpot reaches record $1.4 billion
by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Powerball jackpot reaches record $1.4 billion

Those tickets were sold in Bella Vista, Van Buren and Conway. Since POWERBALL launched in Florida in January 2009, the Florida Lottery has had the most winners in the nation, winning more than $1.5 billion ...More..

Microsoft's Making Its Own SIM Card To Provide Contract-Less Phone Data
by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Microsoft's Making Its Own SIM Card To Provide Contract-Less Phone Data

Microsoft is building its own cellular data service for Windows 10 devices if their own app release can be trusted. Again, Microsoft has made no formal announcement but rather The Verge found referen...More..

by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Oculus Rift to Cost $599.99, Starts Shipping in March

Oculus noted that preordering a Rift will also secure a preorder position for the Touch, the company's VR-oriented controller shipping in the second half of 2016. In September 2014, Oculus VR co-founder Palme...More..

DC Universe Online is Coming to Xbox One
by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

DC Universe Online is Coming to Xbox One

However, in early 2015 Sony sold the studio that brought us EverQuest, PlanetSide 2, DC Universe Online , (most recently) H1Z1. Daybreak Game Company (formerly Sony Online Entertainment) announced Monday the...More..

by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Powerball jackpot at world record $1.3 billion and growing

The lottery computers will handle the decimal point without a problem. The jackpot continues to grow as more and more players play the odds for the highest lottery prize ever awarded in the US, the Michigan ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

CES 2016: Oculus Rift Price and Release Date Window Revealed

Not included in the cost is a PC with a top-notch video card and enough memory to handle the Rift's demands. Oculus announced recently that the Touch wouldn't be readily available at launch in order to make...More..

Celebrities react to the news of David Bowie's death
by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Celebrities react to the news of David Bowie's death

He also took to acting, including a film called The Man Who Fell To Earth about an alien who lands on Earth with the mission of building a large spacecraft that will carry his people away from their dying wor...More..

Microsoft is making a SIM card for Windows devices
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Microsoft is making a SIM card for Windows devices

Microsoft does not reveal where its network will be available, "service is available in some markets and offers are for domestic plans only - global roaming offers will be available soon". One can look at a ...More..

Microsoft to release SIM card for contract-free LTE access
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Microsoft to release SIM card for contract-free LTE access

Interestingly, the app description makes specific mention of necessarily requiring a " Microsoft SIM". Before Microsoft can complete its plan to rule the world with Windows 10 , it will have to figure o...More..

Denzel Washington Receives Cecil B. DeMille Award at 2016 Golden Globes
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Denzel Washington Receives Cecil B. DeMille Award at 2016 Golden Globes

DeMille honor at the 2016 Golden Globes . Washington brought his family onstage for a speech that appeared to be cut short by a failure to bring his glasses with him. He thanked them and also the Hollywood F...More..

by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Powerball jackpot could grow to $1.3 Billion

The US jackpot was first set at 40 million dollars (£27 million) on November 4. The winning numbers were 16-19-32-34-57 and the Powerball number 13. Lottery officials say the estimated $1.3 billion prize ...More..

by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Powerball jackpot now $1.3 billion as once again no victor

A billboard displays the maximum allowable amount for the multi-state Powerball lottery jackpot , now the largest in world history, in Decatur, Georgia, USA, 10 January 2016. More..

Sean Penn's Interview With Cartel Boss El Chapo Leads To Capture
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Sean Penn's Interview With Cartel Boss El Chapo Leads To Capture

Guzman was recaptured in the northwestern city of Los Mochis on Friday following a bloody shootout and frantic search in which the wily kingpin nearly gave pursuers the slip again. According to Mexican author...More..

The Price for the Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Headset: $599
by | Sunday, January 10, 2016

The Price for the Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Headset: $599

There is, however, two free games bundled in under the $600 price tag: Lucky's Tale and CCP Games' acclaimed dogfighting sim EVE: Valkyrie . You'll also get the Oculus Remote which can be used to easily brow...More..