Consumers dealt a disappointing blow to videogame companies as the holiday shopping season began in November, pushing game sales down and prompting questions about the industry's trajectory.
Sales of new games at U.S. retail shops fell 24%, compared with a year earlier, to $1.1 billion, according
Despite headlines that tie bitcoin to online black markets and speculative investments, many in Silicon Valley see bitcoin as a technological breakthrough akin to email or the Internet itself. The latest example: Coinbase, one of the better-known "bitcoin wallets."
‘X Factor’ Semifinals Results: Final 3 Revealed
After Wednesday’s semifinal performances on Fox’s “The X Factor,” it was pretty clear that two of the four acts were definitely moving on to next week’s finals.
(Spoiler alert! Don’t read if you don’t want to know Season 3′s finalists)
The two clear fi
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Particularly in England, Steve Coogan has become known for the comedy of ineptitude (including his iconic character of Alan Partridge) and for testifying against tabloid reporters who tapped his phone and lovingly detailed his indiscretions in tha
TNT is gambling on its noir drama “Mob City,” set in 1940s Los Angeles, which premiered this week in back-to-back episodes to bring in the “Mad Men” audience. It’s off to a rocky start. The genre is ripe for parody to contemporary audiences, more used to irony and satir
People, Dan Harmon is back in charge at NBC’s “Community.”
If there were any doubts as to whether he would jump right back in and bring the comedy back to its former glory, a new extended Season 5 trailer should put those to rest.
After losing its way under new showrunners on Seaso
Reading recommendations: Here are the 7 best books Bill Gates read in 2013
If you’re looking for that perfect holiday gift for a book worm, Bill Gates has some recommendations. The Microsoft co-founder today posted a list of the seven books he read this year that were his favorites. Not all were necessarily published in 2013, but they all taught Bill G. something he
Just when I thought I had seen everything from the Microsoft CEO search rumor mill, it surprised me once again with the news that there might be another competitor for the top office in Redmond. According to a report by Bloomberg, Qualcomm COO Steve Mollenkopf is also being considered as a cand
Sony has sold more PlayStation 4 consoles in the U.S., but Microsoft says it is selling the Xbox One at a faster clip. Today’s report from research firm NPD reveals that the PS4 was the top-selling console for November — however, the PS4 did have an extra week on shelves, debuting o
Identity theft monitoring company LifeLock has purchased mobile wallet company Lemon Wallet — backed by Seattle-based venture capital firm Maveron — for $50 million, the company announced today. Lemon Wallet’s app has been discontinued and is now available as LifeLock Wallet on the
Leilani Dowding Both Naughty and Quite Nice and Covered Topless for Christmas
God, I love Christmas. Forget all the mulled cider and the smell of freshly hewn pine, and even the giddy laughter of children. All overrated. It's the hot women in their sextastic Santa costumes that truly make the season rich and memorable and worth becoming a Walmart trampling statistic ove
Naturally, a decent amount of my weekly psychological counseling time is spent discussing my desire to transform into various inanimate objects. Say for instance, the chair that Hayley-Marie Coppin is posing, preening, and generally rubbing her nekkid amazingly hot body up against in this part
In my next life, if I can't come back as a hot girl's bikini bottom, I'm coming back as the talent scout for Victoria's Secret who travels the world signing ridiculously hot models to come shoot for the lingerie and bikini merchandiser. Just an epic position. I'd be willing to fly coach, perha
We linked out to these photos of telenovela veteran hottie Michelle Vieth, but so many of you demanded we share her proper like, you know, because she's the pride of so many men who wish she were their girlfriend at this particular moment. Include me in that crowd oh so very much. Michelle is