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It Is Official: A Borderlands Movie Will Be Made

08/28/2015, Video games for the most part usually feature great stories, interesting characters that have unique looks and traits to them. All of this seems ripe for movies which is why there is a certain appeal in trying to bring video games to the big screen. In...

Acer’s Founder Says He Is Open To A Takeover

08/27/2015, It used to be back in the day that Acer was one of the go-to brands when it came to computers, although in recent years it would seem that they are starting to cede their market share to the likes of other Chinese companies, such as Lenovo. Even their...


School Sued By Parents Claiming WiFi Made Their Son Sick

08/26/2015, Electromagnetic hypersensitivity syndrome (EHS) is acknowledged by the World Health Organization, but amongst the medical community, not so much. Maybe it’s a psychological issue, maybe it’s real, we suppose that’s a debate for another date, but in...

MAPS.ME, Crowd-Sourced Mobile Map App Launches Walking Directions

08/26/2015, MAPS.ME is a free offline maps and navigation application for iOS and Android that was first  launched as Maps With Me in 2010 and acquired by Mail.ru last November. Today, MAPS.ME launched its Walking Directions feature, that allows hikers as well as...

Google Patents A System That Will Warn Drivers About Potholes

08/25/2015, If you’ve ever driven into a pothole, you know that feeling sucks where you’re hoping your tire did not burst and that there is no long-term damage to your car. Sometimes potholes can appear out of nowhere especially if you’re unfamiliar with the...

Cablevision Will Provide CBS And Showtime Internet Streaming

08/25/2015, Internet TV streaming is catching on, cord cutters are giving up on conventional TV service contracts in favor of services to which they can subscribe monthly and not be obliged to pay hundreds of dollars in setup fees. That’s one of the reasons...

Airbnb Will Start Collecting Tourist Tax In Paris

08/25/2015, Paris happens to be the most popular city on Airbnb’s home sharing platform and if you’ve been meaning to rent a place in the capital of France, bear in mind that soon you will have to pay tourist tax. Airbnb confirmed today that it’s...

One-Hour Amazon Prime Now Delivery Expanded To Seattle

08/25/2015, Amazon offers customers multiple delivery options for products that they purchase use its platform, the fastest delivery option is called Prime Now and it promises delivery of select products within one hour. This service is only available in a few cities...

Comcast Expects To Provide Nationwide Gigabit Internet By 2018

08/24/2015, Comcast is just one of the companies in the country that’s working to provide gigabit internet, there are other players in the field trying to capture a chunk of the super-fast internet access market, players like Google for example. One way these...

Call Of Duty: Black Ops 3 PS4 Beta Extended By One Day

08/24/2015, Last week Call of Duty: Black Ops 3’s multiplayer beta went live for PlayStation 4 owners who pre-ordered the game, although the folks at Treyarch decided to open it up to all PS4 gamers later on. However the beta has been scheduled to end on the 23rd...

Analyst Predicts Comcast Might Acquire T-Mobile

08/23/2015, T-Mobile has been courted by multiple suitors but so far an acquisition bid hasn’t gone through, AT&T tried back in 2011 and failed. Sprint was interesting in pick up Magenta recently but that didn’t happen as well. Wall Street analysts...