Margaret OBrien

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Anonymous targets Israel in another cyberattack

The hacktivist collective claims to have caused more than $3 billion in damage in protest against treatment of Palestinians, but officials say the attack has caused minimal disruption.<p>Anonymous claims that a cyberattack launched against Israeli government Web sites this weekend has caused billions …

Israel

Billy Dee Williams, aka Lando Calrissian, Set to Appear at Star Wars Weekends 2013 at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Today we’re pleased to announce that everyone’s favorite galactic smuggler, gambler and scoundrel will temporarily leave Cloud City and board the …

Colorful New Friends Tees at Disney Parks

Good friends are hard to come by … when you’re lucky enough to find them, hang on tight. No one knows that better than some of the friends you’ll …

Top 10 Favorite Cool Drinks at the Disneyland Resort

<b>PB&J Soda</b>, Carnation Cafe, Disneyland park – A tall, fizzy concoction that looks like a grape soda but has a delicious backbeat of peanut butter. We …

10 Fun Facts About Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park

Today in Disney history is a milestone for Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park, which opened its doors on April 1, 1995.<p>In honor of the anniversary, …

The ‘Art’ of Guest Show at Downtown Disney at Walt Disney World Resort

I’m a big believer that good ideas can come from anyone. That’s why, when I got the green light to write for the Disney Parks Blog, I asked my …

This Week in Disney History: The First Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique Debuted at Walt Disney World Resort

This week in Disney history is an important one for Disney Princess fans – in 2006, for the first time, young guests began receiving royal …

iPad mini Refurb Models Start at $299 on Apple Online Store

Refurbished models of the iPad mini now start at just $299 on the Apple online store. That price is for the baseline 16GB WiFi only model and it’s a $30 discount on the standard price.<p>There are refurb models available for the full iPad mini range now – from 16GB to 64GB and both WiFi and WiFi + …

iPad Mini

Best Free iPad App of the Week

Who doesn’t like free? And who doesn’t like great iPad apps? When the two come together it’s great stuff. With that in mind, we offer up a quick review of an excellent free iPad app each week.<p>This week’s pick is <b>Reuters</b>, a superb new iPad app from one of the world’s leading news agencies.<p>The App …

Apps

Dolphin Browser for iPad Updated – Support for Up to 20 Open Tabs?

<b>Dolphin Browser for iPad</b> was updated yesterday, to Version 6.3. The very first listed improvement in this update is support for a maximum of 20 open tabs (on the iPad 2 and above).<p>Oddly, this new feature is not working for me thus far. I’ve installed the update on my iPad mini and my iPad 3 – and …

Apps

Halo 4 logs 11.6 million players, 11.7 billion kills and 388 million headshots in four months

It’s safe to say Halo 4 has been a success thus far.<p>After raking in a record $220 million on launch day back in November, Microsoft just said Halo 4 …

Tech Moves: Oracle sales vet joins Microsoft; Zynga changes; SNUPI snags Paulsen from Impinj; etc.

<b>Judson Althoff</b> has been named president of North American sales and marketing at Microsoft, joining the company from Oracle where he worked for 14 …

T-Mobile getting iPhone 5 in April: $99 down, $20/month, no contract required

At long last, T-Mobile USA will be getting the iPhone.<p>The Bellevue-based company will start offering the iPhone 5 nationwide on April 12 as a …

Microsoft amps up Xbox Music app with performance improvements, cloud syncing

The updates are flowing for Microsoft. Just a day after releasing fixes for its Windows 8 Mail, Calendar and People apps, the Xbox team today …

Plants vs. Zombies coming to Facebook with Plants vs. Zombies Adventures

No, the sequel to Plants vs. Zombies hasn’t arrived yet (it’s coming this summer). But in the meantime, PopCap is introducing an adaptation of the …

Xbox Live adds new entertainment content, SmartGlass support for Game of Thrones

Xbox Live is getting a bunch of new entertainment content, including some cool SmartGlass support for the popular show Game of Thrones.<p>Now when …

Bungie releases new photos, videos from ‘Destiny’

At the annual GDC, Bungie today unveiled some more artwork and video from its new game Destiny.<p>We’ve seen trailers and some screenshots already, but …

Follow-up: Microsoft gets $25M annually from vendor ‘chargeback’ program

Microsoft has been pulling in about $25 million a year through its unusual practice of charging its vendors for occupying space on its campus while …

Newt Gingrich among those who will get Google Glass

He's one of the celebrities who won the competition to become Google Glass explorers. Soulja Boy, Brandy, Neil Patrick Harris, and Alyssa Milano are others.<p>Who would you like most to see on your street, your television, or your cruise to the Bahamas, staring at you with one wicked eye and one …

Google Glass

The smartphones we can't wait for

Samsung Galaxy S4<p>LG Optimus G Pro<p>HTC One<p>Sony Xperia Z<p>Nokia Lumia 521<p>ZTE Grand S<p>Huawei Ascend Mate<p>Price: AT&T (16GB, $199.99; 32GB, $249.99). Availability: Q2 on AT&T, Cricket, Sprint, T-Mobile, U.S. Cellular, and Verizon. Preorders for AT&T and U.S. Cellular start April 16. The outlook: Samsung's …

Mobile Technology

Games to keep an eye out for

Price: $60 Availability: March 26 The outlook: Easily the most anticipated title of the year, BioShock Infinite takes players to an alternate 1912 where a floating city in the sky called Columbia has seceded from the United States. Forced to recover a girl from the airborne metropolis, you'll learn …

Gaming

The tablets of spring 2013 are thin, light, small (mostly), and evolutionary

Price: TBD Availability: Spring The outlook: Samsung's iPad Mini-size Galaxy Note 8 is the company's latest attempt to get users to eschew fingers in favor of pens. Preceded by two smartphones and one 10-inch tablet before it, the latest Note is an elegant-looking 8-inch tablet that feels …

Gear & Gadgets

Name your own price for six (really) good Android games

You also get the soundtracks for five of them and support charity in the process.<p>I feel like I'm on bundle overload these days, what with some new software or game collection cropping up on an almost weekly basis.<p>That said, when I see a good one, I gotta share. And if you're an Android user, this …

Soundtracks

Samsung Galaxy S3 price drops precede Galaxy S4 launch

AT&T officially drops the price on its Samsung Galaxy S3, instantly making it a new bargain handset.<p>Just as expected, carriers have begun to slash prices on Samsung's Galaxy S3 handset in anticipation of stocking the bigger, fancier Samsung Galaxy S4 successor.<p>AT&T announced this morning that …

Electronics Industry

Kindle Fire HD 8.9 LTE comes to AT&T April 5

AT&T is the first wireless provider to offer the Amazon tablet with a two-year contract.<p>AT&T today announced the upcoming availability of the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 LTE.<p>The connected tablet will sell for $399.99, and can be added onto Mobile Share plans, starting at $10 per month.<p>For those …

Kindle Fire

April Fools' 2013: From Twttr to Google Nose to Nokia's microwave

This year's batch of springtime hijinks from the greater tech community includes the usual onslaught from Google, along with notable entrants from Nokia, Twitter, and even Wolfram Alpha.<p>You probably know this already, but today is April Fools' Day.<p>And the pranks, they are a-comin'. This year's …

Air Purifiers

World Trade Center debris searched for human remains

<b>New York officials have resumed sifting through construction debris from the World Trade Center, looking for human remains from the 9/11 attacks.</b><p>Deputy Mayor Cas Holloway said on Friday that DNA testing would be used to make every identification possible.<p>About 60 lorry-loads of debris collected …

Skyscrapers

Aurora suspect James Holmes should be executed, say prosecutors

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/966000/966730_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522242455_df7710e83ebda8b6eb2e3fcf041362ad<p><b>Prosecutors have said they will seek the death penalty for the man accused of killing 12 people last July at a cinema in the US state of Colorado.</b><p>On …

Barack Obama

April Fools Day: 10 stories that look like pranks but aren't

<b>April Fools' Day is a trial for readers of newspapers and other media as they attempt to spot the anagrams and other clues that tip the wink that a particular story is a work of fiction.</b><p>But here is a round-up of some of this year's bizarre stories that are true, or seriously intended at least.<p>1.</b> …

Xi Jinping

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