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Swipe away!! MTV offers Rs.9, 490, Swipe MTV Slash tablet

The MTV and Swipe handshake is shaking out some more good news!! Now the two closely bound in partnerships have rolled out a Swipe MTV Slash tablet for the Indian markets at Rs. 9,499. But before you rush off to the physical stores, just pop online to grab your device because that is where they will be available at the moment!

Microsoft goes all out to promote non-gaming content on Xbox

Microsoft releases 40+ apps for Xbox Live

We can never have enough of Microsoft – first the hype over Windows 8, then Surface tablet, Halo 4 and now multiple apps for non-gaming content on Xbox.

Reality show star could face charges

Anderson, Ind. -- The star of MTV's "Teen Mom" reality show could face charges of felony battery related to domestic violence against her child's father, Indiana authorities say.

Police in Anderson are pursuing three counts of battery against Amber Portwood for allegedly hitting, slapping and kicking Gary Shirley, incidents that were captured on film by MTV cameras during the past year, the (Anderson, Ind.) Herald Bulletin reported.

Anderson Police Department Detective Mitch Carroll said in MTV's unedited footage of the fights subpoenaed by authorities, police discovered three separate incidents that warranted criminal charges, the newspaper reported Thursday

No romance between Chelsea Handler and 50 Cent; it's just business

Chelsea Handler and 50 Cent are not an item! The two were spotted out together at a New Orleans jazz bar on Sunday, and rumor mills went abuzz with stories of their link-up. But Chelsea says there is no romance brewing between them.

Bieber reportedly roped in for MTV’s Punk’d

MTV is planning to resurrect its prankster show Punk’d with teen sensation Justin Bieber. The pop star has agreed to host the show and is reportedly in the final phase of negotiations with the network.

'Jersey Shore' gets record viewers

Los Angeles -- MTV's reality hit, "Jersey Shore," drew a record number of viewers for the second episode of its second season with Snooki and the gang in Miami Beach.

The show had 6.7 million viewers at 10 p.m. Thursday, a high for the series, The Hollywood Reporter said. Among the important 18-49 year old demographic, it drew a 3.4 audience share.

Those would be respectable numbers for a broadcast show in that time slot. "Jersey Shore," in fact, had better demo numbers than its broadcast competition, "Private Practice" on ABC, "The Mentalist" on CBS and the NBC reality show "The Apprentice."

The show features eight people sharing a beach house. The first season was filmed on the Jersey Shore in Seaside Heights

11.4M tune in for VMAs

Los Angeles -- Sunday's Video Music Awards show in Los Angeles attracted an average 11.4 million viewers, making it one of the most-watched telecasts in MTV's history.

Lady Gaga was the night's big winner, taking home eight VMAs.

"Every year, MTV celebrates the music and creative genius of artists we have the privilege of working with all year long," Van Toffler, president of the MTV Networks Music & Logo Group, said in a statement issued to Monday. "Last night's luminescent VMA setting provided the perfect backdrop to do just that and we're thrilled the audience resoundingly agreed."

Copyright 2010 United Press International, Inc. (UPI).

Season 11 cast of DWTS unveiled, partners to be revealed on Wednesday

Season 11 of the blockbuster reality television series ‘Dancing With The Stars’ (DWTS) is going to be one hell of a show and promises to sweep everyone off their feet.

Snooki charged with annoying people; pleads not guilty

Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi has been charged with annoying people on the beach, which is listed as a crime in New Jersey. Besides, she is also charged with disorderly conduct and creating a public nuisance. A lawyer for the TV star appeared in a Seaside Heights, New Jersey, courtroom on Wednesday and entered a ‘not guilty’ plea on behalf of his client.

Meet the newest Jersey Shore season 3 inmate, Deena Nicole Cortese

The famous MTV reality show 'Jersey Shore' is back on air and the newest chick on the floor is Deena Nicole Cortese, a close friend of Nicole ‘Snooki’ Polizzi’.