There will be a 6th book in the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy trilogy. Douglas Adams' widow has sanctioned a new book to be written by Eoin Colfer (the writer of the Artemis Fowl books).
10 days after airing the first episode, HBO has renewed True Blood for a 2nd season!
Ender's Game is going to have a graphic novel version, and Wired has a preview.
Tor.com has brought back their free e-books for registered users. The first ones are War for the Oaks by Emma Bull (fabulous book) and Dogland by Will Shetterly (which I've been meaning to read for a while).
China is planning to build a space station in 4 parts. Slashdot has a link to the original article in Chinese (or the bad translation), and Space.com has an article about the astronauts that doesn't go into details of the space station building.
FutonCritic has a press release from NBC detailing all the different ways you can watch their shows other than during the regular timeslot on TV (NBC.com, Hulu.com, Yahoo!, Amazon, DishNetwork, Xbox, etc.)
DVR for tonight:
8pm Bones (FOX)