Elizabeth Faye Robinette

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Why Are These Stars Fleeing The Milky Way?

A new class of speedy rogue stars are accelerated by an unknown force.<p>Astronomers have discovered a new class of potential hypervelocity stars that could suggest an alternative escape route from the galaxy.<p>Hypervelocity stars are so called because, uh, they travel really fast—enough to break free …

Universe

David Jaffe weighs in on Nintendo's latest financial news, says Iwata should stick around

David Jaffe has been known for having some strong opinions of Nintendo, such as when <b>he suggested</b> that the company should be sold to Disney. Earlier …

Clancy's Cold War hero Jack Ryan gets film reboot with familiar foe | Reuters

BEVERLY HILLS, California (Reuters) - In “Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit,” Tom Clancy’s emblematic Cold War hero gets a big-screen reboot on Friday with a familiar villain: Russia.<p>Cast member Chris Pine attends the premiere of the film "Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit" in Los Angeles January 15, 2014. …

How Google and Nest could get the smart home all wrong

Now that Google has a key to our home, it's poised to take smart appliances to new heights. But -- well, good luck maneuvering the messy and disjointed Internet of things.<p><i>Welcome to the Google smart home: You walk up your steps and use your Android device (or iOS app) to open your smart lock and</i> …

Smart Homes

Outspoken EA VP Jeff Brown leaves company after 14 years

Electronic Arts' brash company spokesman Jeff Brown has departed the company to handle public affairs at sports camera creator GoPro, according to a recent update on his LinkedIn page.<p>Brown served as EA's senior VP for corporate communications for 14 years. Speaking with VentureBeat, Brown said …

Grand Theft Auto 5 PC petition reaches 650,000 signatures

Will 2014 be the year Rockstar Games brings its acclaimed open-world action game Grand Theft Auto V to PC? That's the hope of the 650,000 people who have signed an online petition at Change.org calling on Rockstar to release the game for PC. This figure is up from 600,000 in October.<p>GTAV was …

Best Buy Posts Yoshi’s New Island Box-Art

US retailer Best Buy has posted the tentative box-art for Nintendo 3DS exclusive, Yoshi’s New Island. Nintendo of America recently announced that …

What's Going On With Lara Croft's New Look In Her PS4/Xbox One Revamp?

There will likely be many current-gen games reformatted for the next generation of consoles when all is said and done, but precious few have been announced to date. One of them is 2013′s Tomb Raider, which is getting an update release for Sony’s PS4 and Microsoft’s Xbox One later this …

CES 2014 Proves That Wearables Are Still A Work In Progress

Before this year’s Consumer Electronics Show, I issued a challenge: I wanted makers of wearable tech to prove to me that the time had come for this category of gadgets. What I was seeking was irrefutable proof there was wearable technology out there demonstrating enough clear and immediate benefit …

Accidentally Awesome: Fireworks Mishap Results in Amazing New Year’s Photo

Sometimes a great photograph takes months of planning and patience to capture. Other times, you simply have to be in the right place at the right …

Don't Starve

GoPro to launch extreme sports channel on Xbox One and 360

GoPro is about to unleash its unique brand of action sport videos on Xbox Live for both the Xbox One and 360. We asked GoPro if it had further details on when the channels would be available, but apparently that date hasn't been confirmed yet. All we do know is that the channel will come to 360 …

Dragon Quest Monsters 2 Has A .hack-like Dungeon System For End-Game Players

<b>By Sato</b> . January 9, 2014 . 4:00pm<p>In the original <i>Dragon Quest Monsters 2</i> for Game Boy, you advanced through the game and received keys to unlock new …

Why Sony's PS4 Is Crushing Microsoft's Xbox One In Sales So Far

I’m the first to admit when I’m wrong, and when Microsoft came out and said they sold 3M Xboxes in January, I said Sony would follow with their own numbers soon after. While I was right on that point, I was sorely mistaken thinking the two totals would be “pretty close.”<p>As we now know, Sony sold a …

Glow-in-the-dark Ice Cream and the Future of Sweets

I discovered this bioluminescent edible a few months ago and have been waiting for the perfect time to share. With everyone looking into the bright new year for trends and exciting things to try, I introduce your biggest craving of 2014 -- glow in the dark ice cream. You heard right this ice cream …

Ice Cream