GDC 2014 is over, but these gaming trends from the show are just beginning – Digital Trends

Check Out Every Best Actress Academy Awards Gown Since 1929 in This … – E! Online

E! OnlineWow! An infographic showing all of the gowns worn by Best Actress winners at the Academy Awards over the years has been created by Mediarun Digital. The awesome image…

Bob Struble: CES 2014 Confirms Radio’s Competitive Challenge – Radio magazine (press release)

Bob Struble: CES 2014 Confirms Radio’s Competitive ChallengeRadio magazine (press release)Columbia, MD – Feb 27, 2014 – Bob Struble, president and CEO of iBiquity Digital, recaps his findings from the…

UK, US spies stored millions of Yahoo webcam images: Report – Times of India

Times of IndiaLONDON: Britain’s communications spy agency GCHQ and the US National Security Agency (NSA) intercepted and stored images from webcams used by millions of Yahoo users, the Guardian newspaper…

Moov to Next Generation Fitness Coaching Wearable – Guardian Liberty Voice

Guardian Liberty VoiceAnyone looking for a cost-effective physical trainer then a date with Moov needs to be set at the earliest. Moov, a wearable device that not only works like…

New fitness sensor Moov to compete against Fitbit, FuelBand – abc7news.com

abc7news.comSAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — From Fitbits to FuelBands, the future of exercise is looking more and more tied to wearable technology. Most of the trackers count calories and steps that…

Boeing unveils its first ‘self-destructing’ smartphone – WDAM-TV

WDAM-TV(BOEING/FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION/CNN) – It’s a smartphone that would make James Bond jealous. Aerospace manufacturer Boeing unveiled a new “self-destructing” smartphone this week, called the “Boeing Black.” The company says…

Is the Internet Bad for Society and Relationships? – NEWS.GNOM.ES

NEWS.GNOM.ESThe Internet becomes a bigger part of our lives everyday, making life more convenient but also taking away the human element of living in the moment and making relationships more…

UFC Fight Night London to air on Channel 5 – Digital Spy UK

UFC Fight Night London to air on Channel 5Digital Spy UKChannel 5 will air the upcoming Ultimate Fighting Championship event from the O2 Arena in London. UFC Fight Night London…

What St. Vincent’s “Digital Witness” Gets Wrong About Social Media – BuzzFeed

What St. Vincent’s “Digital Witness” Gets Wrong About Social MediaBuzzFeed… “Digital Witness” Gets Wrong About Social Media. Annie Clark’s new single depicts social media users as narcissistic zombies, but it’s…

Spain: Flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia dies at 66 – Washington Post

Washington PostMADRID — Spanish officials say world-renowned flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia has died. He was 66. Jose Ignacio Landaluce, mayor of de Lucia’s native Spanish town of Algeciras said…

Around baseball: MLB, union approve new collision rule – Columbus Dispatch

Columbus DispatchThe E-Edition includes all of the news, comics, classifieds and advertisements of the newspaper. And it’s available to subscribers before 6 a.m. every day. Subscribe. All current subscribers have…

Justin Bieber’s ‘Baby’ first to pass a billion views on VEVO – Digital Spy

Digital Spy141. Tweet. 1. Justin Bieber has become the first artist on VEVO to pass a billion views with a single music video. The singer’s breakout hit ‘Baby’ has become…

Was WhatsApp really worth the $19 billion price? – VatorNews

VatorNewsFacebook’s purchase of mobile messaging app WhatsApp earlier this week, for a jaw-dropping total of $19 billion, is a big damn deal, to put it mildly. I don’t mean that…

Microsoft Targets Global Internet Growth With Cheaper Phones – Bloomberg

BloombergMicrosoft Corp. (MSFT) is accelerating its push into mobile software, adding new hardware manufacturers and joining forces with chipmaker Qualcomm Inc. (QCOM) to develop cheaper smartphones aimed at markets such…

WhatsApp Back up After Going Down – Guardian Liberty Voice

Guardian Liberty VoiceWhatsApp The popular mobile messaging application WhatsApp is back up after having gone down for three hours on Saturday. The ad-free service had been purchased earlier in the…

Oscars: My Best Picture is… Digital Spy staff’s Academy Awards picks – Digital Spy

Oscars: My Best Picture is… Digital Spy staff’s Academy Awards picksDigital SpySo competitive is the race for the coveted Best Picture Academy Award this year, it’s even sparked some heated…

USPS planning to launch a Steve Jobs stamp in 2015 – Digital Trends

Digital TrendsDetailed by the Washington Post, the United States Postal Service will be rolling out a new stamp during 2015 that pays tribute to Apple co-founder Steve Jobs. Currently under…

Snakes invade casino? Ask the social-media lie detector – CNET

CNETAn international group of researchers funded by the EU is working on a lie detector for social media that could make it easier to separate online truth from lies and…

San Diego Comic-Con adds 20 guests – Mignola, O’Malley, Vaughan – Digital Spy

San Diego Comic–Con adds 20 guests – Mignola, O’Malley, VaughanDigital Spy… Lakes International Comic Art Festival has been unveiling its own guestlist recently, which includes Smith, Gail Simone, Scott McCloud…

Oscars 2014: Bette Midler to perform at Academy Awards – Digital Spy

Digital SpyTweet. 0. Bette Midler will perform at the Oscars for the first time at this year’s ceremony, producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron have announced. The actress and singer…

Front Porch Digital 2014 NAB Show Product Preview – StreamingMedia.com (press release)

Front Porch Digital 2014 NAB Show Product PreviewStreamingMedia.com (press release)Front Porch Digital 2014 NAB Show Product Preview. Downtime can be a problem for just about any business, but losing the…

‘Candy Crush Saga’ maker King aims to raise $500 million in IPO – Reuters

Reuters(Reuters) – Mobile gamemaker King Digital Entertainment Plc, best known for the hit puzzle game Candy Crush Saga, said it planned to raise up to $500 million in an initial…

ZTE to debut 6in Android phablet and Firefox OS device at MWC – Inquirer

InquirerCHINESE PHONE MAKER ZTE clearly isn’t one for keeping secrets, as it has revealed what we can expect from it at next week’s Mobile World Congress (MWC). The firm got…

Google acquires SlickLogin to help make the Internet safer – Android Community

Android CommunityGoogle and its users are probably one of the favorite targets of miscreants. While Google is always trying to secure things from its end, it can only do so…

Prince plays two secret shows in London – eyewitness report – NME.com

NME.comAsked “How is London treating you?” he answered “Perfect” while to the question “How can you be so timeless and great?” he rolled his eyes and laughed. And of the…

Cate Blanchett wins BAFTAs leading actress gong – Daily Mail

Daily MailShe’s already picked up a Golden Globe, Screen Actor’s Guild Award and an Academy Award nomination for her emotive performance in Woody Allen’s Blue Jasmine. And Cate Blanchett has…

Google acquires Israeli security start-up SlickLogin – Economic Times

Economic TimesJERUSALEM: The global internet giant Google is acquiring SlickLogin, an Israeli developer of sound-based password alternative, in an “acqui-hiring deal”, which means SlickLogin’s staff and knowledge will be integrated…

Flappy Bird fallout: Apple, Google rejecting apps with the word “flappy” in the title – GameSpot

GameSpotFlappy Bird fallout: Apple, Google rejecting apps with the word “flappy” in the title. Following an onslaught of Flappy Bird clones, it seems Google Play and the iTunes App Store…

Apple and Google now rejecting games with “flappy” in the title – Digital Trends

Digital TrendsThe rise and fall of Flappy Bird has been one of the most bizarre tech stories of 2014, and there’s another development to report: Apple and Google have both…

Ellen Page reveals she is gay; stars tweet support – The Star-Ledger

The Star-LedgerEllen Page, the 26-year-old star of “Juno” and “Inception,” revealed she is gay in a speech at a Human Rights Campaign’s Time to Thrive conference for LGBT youth on…

Microsoft reportedly prepping Office for iPad to release in the first half of 2014 – Engadget

EngadgetWhile Microsoft Office Mobile for iPhone released last summer and we’ve yet to see software release for Apple tablets. Not only is the slate-focused productivity suite alive and well, it’s…

Jim Henson’s Son John Dies at 48 – Seattle Post Intelligencer

Seattle Post IntelligencerJohn Henson, son of Muppets creator Jim Henson, passed away Friday. He was 48. The Jim Henson Company confirmed Henson’s death on their Facebook page: “It is with…

Prince announces London, Manchester shows – Digital Spy UK

Digital Spy UKThe Purple Rain singer and his band 3RDEYEGIRL will play two shows in each city over the next week, beginning with a concert at London’s KOKO tomorrow night…

Facebook can estimate how long your relationship will last – Digital Trends

Digital TrendsThe Facebook Data Science team has been busy digging into the network’s statistics in honor of Valentine’s Day, serving up an interesting look at the average user’s love life.…