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  • Hawking: No ‘Theory of Everything’
    By on September 30, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments


    Flash Modin writes “In a Scientific American essay based on their new book A Grand Design, Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow are now claiming physicists may never find a theory of everything. Instead, they propose a ‘family of interconnected theories’ might emerge, with each describing a certain reality under specific conditions. The claim is a reversal for Hawking, who claimed in 1980 that there would be a unified theory by the turn of the century.”

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  • Nintendo 3DS Release Date and First Details Revealed
    By on September 30, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Nintendo reveal first 3DS info at their Fall Conference in Japan

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  • Las Vegas Hotel Vdara an Accidental Death Ray
    By on September 30, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    evanism writes “A hotel in Las Vegas is accidentally designed to be a massive parabolic dish that focuses the suns rays into a death ray! Burns hair, plastic and causes pain.” It apparently lasts for several minutes during afternoons of bright sunlight, but if you need to perform science on it, you better hurry since they plan to ruin/fix it.

    Read more of this story at Slashdot.

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  • Ijaz Butt retracts ‘fixing’ claim
    By on September 30, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Ijaz Butt retracts allegations that England players were suspected of fixing a one-day match.

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  • Clone Wars Adventures enlists 1 million
    By on September 30, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Only one week after its release, the free-to-play Star Wars: Clone Wars Adventures has already logged in over one million players. In order to celebrate this milestone for Clone Wars Adventures, SOE and LucasArts have rewarded all of the current players with a limited edition Golden Mouse Droid Pet.

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  • Drive a Porsche in Extreme Conditions
    By on September 30, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Again on offer this winter by Dr. Ing. H.c. F. Porsche is a wide range of opportunities for testing the Porsche in the most extreme as well as testing conditions. Starting from January 2011 and continuing till March 2011 all the motor car fans have the opportunity to register for some diverse courses at the Porsche Sport Driving School & Porsche Travel Club.

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  • Awesome Soccer Goal Off Player’s Butt (Video)
    By on September 30, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Soccer player, Victor Hugo, scored this amazing accidental goal with his butt..

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  • R.U.S.E. Poster FAIL (PIC)
    By on September 29, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Someone at Ubisoft wasn’t having the best day when they put this R.U.S.E. poster together…

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  • McIlroy stands by Woods comments
    By on September 28, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Europe Ryder Cup debutant Rory McIlroy stands by his comments about world number one Tiger Woods having lost some of his ‘aura’.

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  • Sony Lawsuits Target PS3 Jailbreak Authors
    By on September 28, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    StikyPad writes “PS3News is reporting that Sony’s latest legal salvo is targeting the creators of PS JailBreak, PSFreedom and PSGroove-related PS3 hacks, citing numerous court documents for those interested. From one of the documents: ‘Having considered the Motion for Expedited Discovery of Plaintiff Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC (oeSCEA) [...] the Court hereby grants SCEA’s Motion. IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that [...] SCEA has leave to serve (more…)