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Exclusive: Netflix to bring Minecraft: Story Mode to service - but not traditional games

<i>Update: Netflix has provided the following points of clarification on the story -</i><p><i>"1. We can confirm Minecraft: Story Mode is a licensed 5-episode</i> …

Amazon Fire TV

Spotify removes 'hate conduct' policy after backlash

Spotify has announced that its “hate conduct” policy will be rolled back after an industry backlash.<p>In May, Spotify announced that certain artists would be removed from their owned and operated playlists based on behavior. Musicians facing potential criminal charges, including R Kelly and rapper …

Kendrick Lamar

LeBron on Jayson Tatum: "He's built for stardom"

The kid’s got The King’s attention.<p>The Celtics may have lost the series, but Jayson Tatum announced to the basketball world that he’s got next. After an impressive performance in his first Game 7, Tatum received the highest of compliments from the game’s biggest star.<p>“I just love everything about …

Basketball

Coca-Cola Just Started Selling Its First Alcoholic Drink Ever

The 132-year wait is over.<p>Monday marks the launch of the first alcoholic Coca-Cola product in company history, but only a small group of people will …

Alcohol

Battlefield V Shows How The Video Game Industry Is Turning On Loot Boxes

Last night, the official <i>Battlefield</i> Twitter account published something interesting—a promise that not only will the makers of the upcoming</i> …

Gaming Industry

Everyone hates Comcast and loves Netflix

People love streaming services such as Netflix and Twitch. Their internet service providers? Not so much.<p>That's the conclusion reached by the latest …

Internet

Fortnite's New Close Encounters Mode Replaced Again

Fortnite's latest limited-time mode has been temporarily postponed. Shortly after the Close Encounters event began, Epic Games announced on Twitter that an issue had been discovered and the mode was being disabled across all platforms--PS4, Xbox One, PC, and iOS--while the developer investigated …

Gaming Industry

21 Dirty Jokes You Can Only Laugh At If You're Over 18

Warning: These are very, very, NSFW.

Jokes

Everyone missed Infinity War’s tragic throwback to the first Avengers film

Marvel has a unique way of hiding Easter eggs in plain sight. They could be obvious -- like Captain America’s phone number -- or they could be more …

Marvel Universe

Brad Stevens reading LeBron’s box score and laughing sums up Game 7

Except it’s not a joke. This is real life.<p>After his team clawed and clawed and came up short against one of the greatest basketball players to walk the planet, Celtics head coach Brad Stevens could only laugh at LeBron James’s monster stat line after he powered the Cavaliers to an 87-79 victory at …

Basketball

Eminem responds to Nicki Minaj dating rumor

<b>(CNN) —</b> Is there a new rap supercouple?<p>Tongues started wagging that Nicki Minaj was dating fellow rap star Emimen after the song "Big Bank," which features a guest appearance with Minaj, dropped Friday.<p>"Told them I met Slim Shady, bag the Em/ Once he go black, he'll be back again," she raps.<p>Minaj …

Nicki Minaj

Raptors become 1st top seed in 49 years to get swept before conference finals

Following the best season in franchise history, the Toronto Raptors find themselves on the wrong side of history.<p>The Raptors finished the regular …

Warriors, Cavaliers Favored to Reach 2018 NBA Finals in Latest Postseason Odds

The Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers have met for the past three years in the NBA Finals, and it's looking increasingly likely a fourth matchup will be in the cards this postseason.<p>According to OddsShark's Stephen Campbell, the Warriors are 2-3 favorites to win their second straight …

Facebook ready to take on Tinder with new dating app feature

Facebook wants to help people change their relationship status.<p>Mark Zuckerberg announced a new feature for the social network on Tuesday focused on dating, taking a jab at dating apps like Tinder and Bumble.<p>"Today, we are announcing a new set of features, coming soon, around dating," Zuckerberg …

Relationships

Nintendo is slowly erasing the Wii U from existence

The console’s best games are all moving to the Switch<p>The Wii U’s library was so small that it was hard <i>not</i> to play most of the best games if you owned one. One of the few I missed out on during the Wii U’s original run was <i>Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze</i>, a classic-style side-scrolling …

Fortnite Season 4 kicks off with Battle Royale comet crash

Season 4 brings a super-sized impact to Fortnite’s map<p><i>Fortnite</i> Season 4 is now live, with updates to both <i>Save the World</i> and <i>Fortnite Battle Royale</i>. As <i>Battle Royale</i> players have anticipated, the new content drop is based on the aftermath of a hugely teased event: a comet crash, which landed in the …

Spotify beefs up its free tier

Today at the Gramercy Theater in NYC, Spotify’s Chief R&D Officer Gustav Söderström announced a brand new free version of the Spotify mobile app.<p>By leveraging their investment in machine learning, Spotify’s new free tier recommends music to users on the fly. That said, the free tier has always …

How to delete yourself from the Internet

Data breaches. Identity theft. Bank fraud. Every week, we read a fearsome new headline about cybercrime. Reputable services fall victim to anonymous hackers. Ransomware holds random computer user’s files hostage. And what about those websites that track your every move, targeting you with …

Information Systems

People are struggling to guess how many triangles are actually in this viral photo — see if you can figure it out

If you're a fan of brain teasers, you'll love the latest one sweeping the Internet.<p>On Monday, journalist Jitesh Pillaai shared a black-and-white drawing of several triangles hidden within one triangle and asked social media users to identify just how many of them they could find.<p>The brain teaser …

Social Media

Study: Being forgetful can actually make you smarter

You can relax if remembering everything is not your strong suit. Recent research makes the case that being forgetful can be a strength — in fact, …

These 12 Games Are Up For The World Video Game Hall Of Fame

The Strong Museum has announced the 12 finalists for this year's World Video Game Hall of Fame, including Minecraft, Metroid, Tomb Raider, Half-Life, and Call of Duty. The Strong Museum gaming director Jon-Paul C. Dyson said these games and the other finalists all had an "undeniable impact" on …

Teenage Groot Throws a Tantrum in New ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Trailer — Watch

They’re back! Worlds collide in the new <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> trailer, released by Marvel Studios on Tuesday, March 27.<p>“‘The end is near,’” the …

People are downloading their Facebook data and posting it to Twitter, and the results will terrify you

The Cambridge Analytica scandal continues to roll on. As it does, people are becoming more and more aware of just how much data Facebook has on them.<p>One easy (yet slightly horrifying) way to see it all in one place is to request all of your Facebook data as a zip file. A lot of people have been …

Yes, These Super Nintendo Sneakers Are Real

Nintendo is having a major moment, which sort of feels like déjà vu. After debuting what was perhaps the hardest gift to find this holiday season …

Merciful chrome extension replaces photos of Trump with kittens

While you certainly won't be able to avoid Donald Trump for the next four years, it's possible you'll be able to replace his face with something …

Donald Trump

The top 50 video games of all time, ranked

But that didn't stop us from rounding up the top 50 video games of all time.<p>We did have some parameters, however, when choosing the games: This list includes console video games, spanning from the 1980s to today, and includes only games from more-modern consoles (sorry, Atari fans!). In most …

When’s Super Mario Run coming to Android? (update)

Millions and millions of users want to know, Nintendo<p><i>Super Mario Run</i> is out now in hundreds of countries on iOS devices, which must be very nice for people with iPhones and iPads. Only own an Android phone? You’re out of luck: Nintendo hasn’t said when the game will be out on Android beyond …

Nintendo's first 'Super Mario' game for the iPhone is out today — I already played it, and it's very good!

I am a Mario superfan. I've been playing "Super Mario" games as long as I can remember, from "Super Mario Bros." on NES through "Super Mario 3D World" on the Wii U.<p>I am, to put it lightly, very excited for the debut of "Super Mario Run" on Apple's iPhone and iPad — the first Mario game for Apple's …

Kendrick Lamar Talks to Rick Rubin About “Alright,” Eminem, and Kendrick's Next Album | GQ

Believe it or not, Kendrick Lamar and Rick Rubin had never met before GQ Style brought them together. We knew the conversation would inspire us, but we never thought it would compel them to go straight into the studio together.<p>Here’s where Kendrick Lamar stands as 2016 comes to a close:<p>He is …