NPD November numbers: Sony says PS4 was the top-selling console, Microsoft says Xbox One was fastest selling
12 Dec 2013, 5:26 pm
Sony and Microsoft today both issued separate statements on how their next-generation consoles sold in November, based on data from market research firm NPD. Unsurprisingly, both companies spun the story... Keep reading →
Twitter has changed the way blocking works on its service, allowing blocked users of public accounts to still follow and read those accounts’ tweets in their timelines. Here’s the company’s... Keep reading →
Canada-based messaging app Kik typically flies under the radar of many, but today the service sat in tech spotlight after it hit 100 million registered users, putting its modest 26-year-old... Keep reading →
Steve Jobs document fetches $40K at auction
The black-and-white photo from 1976 shows Jobs (right) with co-founder Steve Wozniak. In the foreground Steve Jobs gives a talk in January 2010. (Credit: James Martin/CNET) It's not everyday that someone throws down more than $40,000 for a short document, but that is exactly what Tristar Producti
On the evening of December 14, 2012, Silicon Valley entrepreneur Jim Pitkow attended a holiday party hosted by influential angel investor Ron Conway. That morning, the horrific events that left 26 dead had unfolded at Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Conn. And as it happened, Conway's guest
(Credit: James Martin/CNET) If you thought that blocking someone on Twitter meant that they could no longer see your tweets, think again. While that was formerly the case, an update to the Twitter service appears to have changed the way blocking works. Now, blocking someone means that you will
HTC Unveils One Max in Black, Still a Leviathan
We just got done posting up our quick review of the One Max from HTC, and while it didn’t receive the highest grade from us, there are still people out there that will enjoy this device. HTC announced a Black variant of the phone over in Hong Kong this afternoon, which could possibly make its
Isis Mobile Wallet users can now add Wells Fargo credit cards to the NFC-powered payment application, which has been growing steadily in support for various card providers. The last card to receive support was the American Express Serve card, which took place just last month. The service is sti
If you know me, then you know that I love the Borderlands series made by Gearbox Software. And if you love Borderlands, I know that you love loot as much as I do. A modern day dungeon crawler that replaces axes and swords for guns and more guns, Borderlands literally has millions of guns that [&hell
It’s almost the weekend, which means you are going to need a few new games and apps to keep you busy – don’t deny it. Today, lots of great games are on sale, including a few classics like The Dark Knight Rises (usually priced at $6.99), Tiny Thief, Draw Something 2, and even Monopo
Kanye West Wants to Make Kim Kardashian “Bigger” Than Beyoncé, Become “First Couple of Hip-Hop”?!
Kanye West wants to make Kim Kardashian a bigger music star than Beyoncé, according to a supposed interview he did with Chicago radio station WGCI.
"I am going to make Kim Kardashian a bigger performer than Beyonce. Me and Kim will soon be the first couple of hip-hop," the rapper is quoted
Tom Cruise’s former publicist says she had a conversation with him about toning down his Scientology talk.
The Hollywood star's longtime spokesperson, Pat Kingsley, tells The Hollywood Reporter that she and Cruise were extremely close and saw eye to eye for years.
"We could almost finish
Lady Gaga and Celine Dion are set to perform on the live two-hour finale of "The Voice" next week.
The fifth season will come to an end with Gaga singing "Do What U Want" and Dion dueting with Ne-Yo on "Incredible."
Meanwhile, an original single written by Ryan Tedder of OneRepublic for t