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Motorola XOOM WiFi To Get New Update Soon

Owners of the Motorola Xoom can look forward to a special treat soon. According to some reports, the Motorola XOOM WiFi Android tablet will be receiving an update very soon. It looks like some testers have started receiving emails about a new update that is coming.
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Facebook Tells Employers Not To Ask For Passwords

It recently came to light that many employers are asking job applicants to hand over their passwords to their Facebook and other social media accounts as part of the hiring process. If there’s one thing that the public objects to it is a violation of their privacy, so it has caused some controversy.
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Next Xbox Won’t Have Anti-Used Technology

You may have heard the recent rumors that the next Xbox will have some anti-used technology on-board. Well, it looks like you can rest easy. According to Gamestop, it will have no such thing. They should know, since they would have the most to lose if this technology was on-board. A system like this would kill the secondhand and rental market, after all.
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Hacked Turntables Create Amazing Artwork

Do you have a turntable or two lying around in the attic collecting dust? Maybe it’s time to turn them into something cool and new, like a drawing machine. Robert Howsare is a printmaking MFA student at Ohio University and he made this one for less than $50 with two turntables he already had.
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Ubisoft: Adding Value To Games Might Make DRM Obsolete

It’s strange seeing the same company that enforces one of the industry’s most draconian DRM systems for its games (or at least tried to before bowing to customer pressure) talk about ways of adding value and eschewing DRM. On the other hand, it’s encouraging to at least hear Ubisoft acknowledge that there are problems with DRM.

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Bethesda Cancels Prey 2, Pulls GDC Talk

As if we needed another reminder of how much of an achievement just shipping a video game is in itself, news is trickling out that the reasonably anticipated sequel to Prey has been cancelled. Bethesda has yet to confirm pulling the plug on Prey 2, but all press event talks planned to support the game are apparently being cancelled, to the developers’ chagrin.

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