Daniel Wilding

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Lindsay Lohan Intensifies GTA V Lawsuit

Lohan's 10-page complaint replaced with a 67-page tome.<p>Actress Lindsay Lohan has beefed up her 10-page lawsuit against Take-Two Interactive and …

Super Smash Club Rules Revealed

The rules for Super Smash Club, a series of events where Canadians can test their Smash skills against other players, have been officially revealed. …

Celebrity Miis Fight it Out on Super Smash Bros. 3DS

Celebrity death match!<p>Ever since the introduction of Nintendo's Wii, it's been an international pastime to make funny looking or well known …

Shiny Gengar Event Confirmed For EB Games Canada

Our friends north of the border should prepare to be spooked. To celebrate the Halloween season, the same Shiny Gengar event previously announced …

'Lego Batman' movie reportedly in the works

The Lego incarnation of Batman proved to be so popular in the Warner Bros. hit "The Lego Movie" that he is getting his own big-screen spinoff.<p>Not only that, the movie is being fast-tracked.<p>Chris McKay, the animation supervisor on "Lego Movie," was initially set to direct that project's sequel. …

Lego

Why So Many People Care About All This '1080p' Stuff

1080p. Ten-eighty-pee. If you have been paying any attention to video game news over the past year or two, you've probably seen the term pop up quite …

Gaming Consoles

How the New Nintendo 3DS Stacks Up to the Original 3DS

Today in Japan, Nintendo released a new Nintendo 3DS—er, make that, the New Nintendo 3DS. I bought one for <i>Kotaku</i>, so let's see how it sizes up to its …

Retrogaming

Weezer: Everything Will Be Alright in the End

Of all the rock stars to emerge in 1994, the goofily nerdy Rivers Cuomo didn't seem like a rebel. But when two roads diverged in an alt-rock wood, he …

Fleetwood Mac Extend North American Tour

Fleetwood Mac have extended their current North American tour, which is the first in 16 years to feature the classic lineup of Stevie Nicks, Lindsey Buckingham, Christine McVie, Mick Fleetwood, and John McVie. They've added 28 dates to the "On With the Show" tour. In a press release, said they …

Wells Fargo

First Listen: Stars, 'No One Is Lost'

No One Is Lost<p><b>Audio for First Listens is no longer available after the album is released.</b><p>Whether playing string-infused melancholia or insistent dance-floor fodder, Stars' members infuse their songs with the weariness and wisdom of someone who understands the realities behind our worst fears. …

French IT staff win right to 'unplug' from work emails after hours

French IT staff at Google, Facebook and other companies have won new protections against burnout: the right to unplug.<p>A new agreement with employers …

Ten dead in California bus crash

A delivery truck has ploughed into a bus carrying American students in northern California, killing ten people and injuring at least 30.<p>The bus was …

Tiny male spiders can get a leg over – as long as they're picky

Males will mate with anything. Well, that is the general view, one that exists because of a simple biological underpinning: females are …

Pistorius accused of tailoring evidence

The prosecution has angrily accused Oscar Pistorius of tailoring evidence while rubbishing his account of why he shot dead his girlfriend Reeva …

Hi-tech playground in western Sydney takes digital natives into great outdoors

Many modern parents would argue it is near impossible to tear their kids away from smartphones and videogames and coax them into the great …

Japanese whalers plan new Antarctic hunt

Instead the ICJ meeting in The Hague concluded on 31 March that JARPA II violated the IWC's global moratorium on commercial whaling.<p>"It is to be …

Southern Ocean

Pakistan court drops case against baby

A Pakistani court has thrown out charges of attempted murder against a nine-month-old baby, in a case provoking widespread ridicule.<p>The court has …

Schools ban students from use of loom bands

Teachers were often forced to spend a large amount of time unravelling ''the Byzantine nature of the deal made''.<p>Ms Nieuwenhuis said the bracelet …

Bands

The black box: an Australian invention that nearly didn't happen

The search operation for missing flight MH370 continues to hear signals that could be from the plane’s black box recorders.<p>It’s only when those …

For one day, Google will let anyone in the US buy Glass

Google is about to make its biggest push yet to get Glass in the hands of as many people as possible. <i>The Verge</i> has obtained documents indicating that the company will open up its "Explorer Program" and make Glass available to anyone who wants to purchase a pair, possibly as soon as next week. It’ll …

End of Windows XP support fails to lift figures for declining PC market

IDC and Gartner says global PC market slump continues as market enters eighth quarter of year-on-year decline<p>The personal computer market shrank for the eighth quarter in a row in the first three months of the year, despite commercial buyers upgrading machines to escape the end of support for …

Warning: Your New Sony Laptop May Catch Fire

The Japanese electronics company Sony announced on Friday that the batteries inside their latest Vaio laptops contain a defect that could cause the …

Gear & Gadgets

Robotic Pocket Printer sits in the palm of your hand

Why limit yourself by feeding paper into a printer, if you can just drop the printer on the paper instead? A new Kickstarter campaign seeks funds for a little robot that prints 1 page per minute.<p>Computers keep getting smaller and sleeker, but printers, not so much. There's been a fundamental flaw …

Micro USB

Morning Gives You All Your Need-To-Knows

Morning for iOS has proven to be a popular tool for getting all the crucial need-to-knows to start your day, but thus far it has been an iPad-only affair. With the latest update, however, two-man development team Tamper has made it available for iPhone users too.<p>In a nutshell, Morning collates <i>all</i> …

Celebrate Windows XP's Demise by 'Escaping' from It (Just Watch Out for Clippy)

How many operating system’s deserve sendoffs with parades of flaming trashcans and sentient, grasping file bins and menacing, building-sized, …

Sonoma County

FarFaria Brings Hundreds Of Children’s Books To Android

FarFaria, the children’s subscription-based e-book service which recently raised $3.25 million in Series A funding, is now bringing its e-reader to Android users, with the launch of a smartphone and tablet-compatible application on Google Play. Users – and by users, I mean parents like me who don’t …

SimCity 4 Deluxe Edition Now Available in Mac App Store

Classic SimCity fans will be glad to hear that SimCity 4 Deluxe Edition is now exclusively available in the Mac App Store for $19.99. This special …

Sprint's cellphone for kids lets parents keep a close watch

Many parents are comfortable with giving cellphones to teens, but young kids are a different story -- how do you introduce them to mobile technology without also exposing them to all kinds of dangers? Sprint thinks its new WeGo phone is a good answer to that dilemma. The simple, rugged design not …

Facebook Killed the Class Reunion

Oh, really?<p>You got married and had three kids? <i>Nice.</i><p>You got rich and bought a car worth more than my parent's house? <i>Sweet.</i><p>You hiked Everest and basically became a super hero? <i>Righteous.</i><p>I was invited to my class reunion last week via Facebook group and within five seconds of newsfeed-scrolling, I …