YouTube Adds Parental Controls?

According to CBS' The Early Show, YouTube.com is giving parents the ability to block questionable content from their kids YouTube viewing. The new control sounds similar to Google's "Safe Search" feature which has long been available to anyone using...

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Don’t Go Down Shore Without a Lifeguard

If you’ve got teens, or even pre-teens in the house, it’s hard not to ignore the reality show “Jersey Shore” now on MTV. Kathy Griffin mentioned it on CNN New Year’s Eve with Anderson Cooper, who claimed to know...

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Fun With FaceBook

by Jeff McKinney (follow me on Twitter) This little tid-bit has nothing to do with video games but it's fun so I figured that I would share it with everyone. If you have a FaceBook account, scroll all the way...

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What Susan Boyle Means for Parents: It’s Not Pretty; It’s Beautiful

By Christopher Byrne For a week now, the world has been buzzing about the performance of Susan Boyle on “Britain’s Got Talent.” If you haven’t seen it, and I can hardly believe anyone hasn’t. She has become an overnight video...

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LeapFrog Leaps into the Present

By Christopher Byrne (Follow Chris on Twitter) I was thrilled to find out this week that LeapFrog has unveiled its first game for the iPod Touch and the iPhone that it will sell through the Apple App Store. Why? Well, this is...

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A Little Friday Fun: Real Life Mario Kart

What could be better on a Friday than a little mindless entertainment courtesy of the reticulum of ridiculousness that is YouTube. This little gem is a riot, even if you have never heard of Nintendo's crazy go-cart racing game,...

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Black Friday Video Game Bargains at Amazon

I'm going to go out on a limb here and assume that someone on your holiday shopping list really wants a video game (or 10) this year. I've got some great news for you! You can make that person...

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Netflix To Offer HD Movies On Xbox 360

It's been a big week for Netflix announcements. First the company revealed that they are finally living up to their promise of offering their Watch Instantly feature to Mac users. This is the feature that currently allows PC users...

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