Harry Potter e-book sales postponed until 2012

J.K. Rowling annoyed some booksellers with her decision to circumvent established retailers and sell the e-books and digital audio books through her own site.Harry Potter fans will have to wait a bit longer to buy the magic tales in electronic form. The creators of the online Potter portal said Friday that the launch of an e-book store has been pushed back to next year.






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Hispanic students vanish from Alabama schools

Hispanic students have started vanishing from Alabama public schools in the wake of a court ruling that upheld the state’s tough new law cracking down on illegal immigration.



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Video: Robots return in ‘Portal 2’ new content

The new content for 'Portal 2' will continue the adventures of the robots P-Body and Atlas with a new testing area that matches your wits against GLaD0S. In-Game's Todd Kenreck reports. (MSNBC)The new content for ‘Portal 2’ will continue the adventures of the robots P-Body and Atlas with a new testing area that matches your wits against GLaD0S. In-Game’s Todd Kenreck reports. (In-Game)






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Nestlé whistles up adverts to drive dogs wild

Television ads for the Swiss multinational’s Beneful dog food provide a graphic illustration of where the real drivers of consumption lie

Betfair failed to fully disclose 2010 cyberattack

The UK betting exchange group insists that all of its advisers for the IPO knew about the extent of the theft of clients’ credit card details

Video: Man stuffs $3,000 worth of games down pants

Police are still looking for the video game playing and pants stuffing bandit who stole more than 3,000 dollars worth of 'Madden 12.' In-Game's Todd Kenreck reports. (MSNBC)Police are still looking for the video game playing and pants stuffing bandit who stole more than 3,000 dollars worth of ‘Madden 12.’ In-Game’s Todd Kenreck reports. (In-Game)






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Reddit more about awesome, less about perverts

You may have heard about a website called Reddit recently. According to pieces in major blogs such as Gawker and more recently, a report by Anderson Cooper at CNN, it is some sort of haven for pedophiles. How'd these claims start and is there any truth to them?You may have heard about a website called Reddit recently. According to pieces in major blogs such as Gawker and more recently, a report by Anderson Cooper at CNN, it is some sort of haven for pedophiles. How’d these claims start and is there any truth to them?






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