CM Punk leaves WWE; Full round up of details

In what can only be described as a whirlwind pro wrestling news day the CM Punk leaving WWE facts and rumors have been pouring out from various sources. It’s no secret that Punk wanted to headline a Wrestlemania and with Batista returning to take the spot, and Punk most likely feuding with Triple H culminating at Mania – he decided his dream was probably not going to come true anytime soon.

RAW Quick Results & Daniel Bryan *Video*

Last night’s RAW opened up with a segment which primarily included The Authority, Daniel Bryan, Randy Orton, and Batista. Daniel Bryan is the most beloved superstar in WWE right now and the WWE is trying to turn their lack of a singles push for him in to a storyline. Jake Roberts was the next former WWE star announced to be inducted in to the WWE Hall of Fame this year joining The Ultimate Warrior. Included here are the winners from the post Royal Rumble Monday Night RAW.

Tech Tuesday: Apps leaking data to NSA

The Guardian has obtained top secret documents from Edward Snowden that show that both the NSA and GCHQ (its UK equivalent) have been developing the ability to siphon personal information from “leaky” smartphone apps such as Google Maps and Angry Birds. In one document, the agency lays out the “perfect scenario” of the type of info it can obtain when a photo taken with a smartphone is uploaded to a social media site.

Roy Nelson as head of the NSAC?

UFC Heavyweight standout Roy Nelson told Bloody Elbow recently that he was serious about filling the position of executive director of athletics in Nevada. Keith Kizer vacated the position and it became open to “all qualified applicants”. Nelson has always been an outspoken person and would be a polarizing figure in that position for sure. He was up front about his intentions and dead serious to boot.

New HBO Game of Thrones Preview *Video*

HBO has debuted a new preview for their upcoming special, “Game of Thrones Ice and Fire: A Foreshadowing,” which you can check out in the player below. Set to air on Sunday, February 9 at 8:45 p.m. (ET/PT), the 15 minute presentation will offer fans a look forward at the upcoming fourth season with clips from the episodes, behind-the-scenes-footage, talent interviews, and a cast Q&A.