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Hank Azaria joins the cast of HBO's Wizard of Lies alongside Robert De Niro and Michelle Pfeiffer

Emmy Award-winning actor Hank Azaria (<b>The Simpsons</b>) has joined the cast of HBO’s upcoming drama <b>Wizard of Lies</b>, based on the story of money fraudster …

Forget Japan, This Taiwanese 'Game Show' Is REALLY Hands-On

It wasn't that long ago that world became aware of the crazy sweeping Japan known as 'Handjob Karaoke' (it's insanely funny by the way) but now it …

Karaoke

Apple's new iPhone operating system has a ton of new features — and many of them are straight out of Android

Some of the new Siri and Spotlight features, which will have a huge impact on how people use their iOS devices, can be said to be a direct copy of Google Now. There's also the battery-saving feature, which is somewhat uncharacteristic of Apple, but has been featured in Android phones for years.<p>Siri …

Batteries

Back to the future! Real-life hoverboard breaks record

A hoverboard rider recently soared into Guinness World Records after flying a record distance on the futuristic, flying skateboard.<p>Catalin Alexandru Duru, the inventor of the prototype hoverboard, traveled the length of two-and-a-half football fields (about 905 feet) to achieve the world record …

8 Foods That Will Help You Get Ripped Like a Superhero

Try these surprising foods to help you build muscle—no protein shakes or chicken included.<p>Surely we've all gotten the memo on protein by now, right? At least judging by the insane superhero diets of the Cavill, Pratt, and "The Rock" Johnsons of the world, it's clear that eating a ton of it is now …

Apple Now Lets You Trade Your Android Phone For Credit Towards An iPhone

Earlier this month, there was a rumor that Apple was going to extend its trade-in program to include non-Apple devices. Now it is official. Apple will let you trade in Android, BlackBerry or Windows Phone smartphones in exchange for credit towards an iPhone in the U.S., UK, Canada, Germany, France …

Android Phones

Groot is getting his own Marvel comic book because he is Groot

LOS ANGELES — Come to think of it, how <i>did</i> Groot and Rocket Raccoon meet and become a team?<p>These questions and more are about to be answered, gentle …

The PS4 and Xbox One Have Nothing To Fear From $500-$5,000 Steam Machines

For the first time, Valve has come out with a detailed listing page for its partner-made Steam Machines. To date, promotion for the various boxes has been murky at best, and this is really the first opportunity fans have to see all their “home PC console” offerings in one place. The result? It’s a …

Exclusive: Will 'Big Bang Theory' beam up Spock?

Image Credit: Parsons: Cliff Lipson/CBS; Nimoy: CBSSheldon’s dream of meeting Leonard Nimoy may soon become a reality on <i>The Big Bang Theory</i>. …

How To Make Freezer-Friendly Breakfast Sandwiches — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

I don't think it's <i>too</i> extreme to say that this whole concept of freezable breakfast sandwiches has changed my world. Or at least my mornings. …

What video games can teach us about consent and intimacy

Consent is a prickly topic to navigate — in society, in sex, even in our own heads. But learning how to properly practice it in a video game space could help educate entirely new audiences, according to speakers at IndieCade East 2015.<p>The development trio of Allison Cole, Jessica Rose Marcotte and …

Better Call Saul: is electromagnetic hypersensitivity a real health risk?

Better Call Saul, the long-awaited spin-off of Breaking Bad, has already thrown up some interesting questions: why is Saul chopping up cookie dough in a shopping mall? Will Mike Ehrmantraut ever let him out of the car park at the first time of asking? But perhaps most intriguing is the one raised …

7 great uses for an old phone or tablet

Upgrading to a new smartphone or tablet always feels like Christmas morning, but it also leaves you with an old gadget that’s taking up space. Usually, nothing is wrong with it. You just don't need it anymore.<p>Or do you? Before you decide to sell it or give it away, there are some very cool things …