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Canadians are right to be angry over the Panama papers leak

The offshore accounts behind the Panama Papers may be legal. But they’re not fair.<p>“Leak” is hardly the right word. The Panama Papers, as they are …

Corruption

There's a secret 'safe mode' on the PlayStation 4 that could save your broken game console

With nearly 40 million PlayStation 4s in the wild, some are bound to break.<p>Maybe a game's saved file isn't working. Maybe your cat won't stop …

Virtual Reality Check: Everything You Need To Know About Oculus Rift, PlayStation VR, And HTC Vive

Whether you’re ready or not, the video game industry is diving headfirst into the science fiction-like realm of virtual reality. Almost all the news coming out of last week’s Game Developers Conference was related, in some way, to virtual reality, and over the coming months, the three leading …

Carrie Fisher's 'Worst Day,' And 9 Other Tidbits From The 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Documentary

At this point, is there anything we don't know about "Star Wars: The Force Awakens"? As far as the new making-of documentary that will appear on the forthcoming DVD/Blu-ray is concerned, not really.<p>The hourlong "Secrets of The Force Awakens: A Cinematic Journey" premiered at South by Southwest on …

Star Trek

Ryan Reynolds Interviews Hugh Jackman Without Doing Any Research

All month long Ryan Reynolds has used every ounce of his charm to impress us on the "Deadpool" press tour, but he's saved a little bit up to grill Hugh Jackman about all the things you've ever wanted to ask him.<p>Watching these two part-time superheroes try to out-funny each other, as Reynolds asks …

Comics

Samsung Galaxy S7 teaser video shows off wireless charging and waterproof casing

Just a few years ago, Samsung was so careful the design and specs of its latest flagship didn’t leak before their official launch date that its …

Phones

The plea to boycott the Oscars has put many actors in a bind

In the late 1960s, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences faced an identity crisis as the taste of its members, many of them veterans of the old studio system, began to seem out of step with the rapidly changing times.<p>Grappling to reward both relevance and excellence, then-academy …

The myth about warming up your car on a cold day

The Stegosaurus disappeared more than 100 million years ago, doomed by its tiny brain and a changing world. Then we come to the carburetor, a crude fuel-mixing device that once ruled the automotive universe.<p>Today, the carburetor is largely extinct, kicked aside by the modern fuel-injection system. …

Climate Change

Ominous news for Silent Hills: Konami is taking down P.T.

Publisher Konami is probably parting ways with Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima, and that puts its Silent Hills project in limbo as well.<p>Now, we have more bad news for that horror game. On April 29, you will no longer have the opportunity to download P.T. (which stands for Playable Teaser). …

Metal Gear

Here's What's New on Netflix for October 2014

Looking for what's new on Netflix streaming for October 2014? You've come to the right place.<p>We've rounded up the best TV shows and movies arriving soon. So take some time to peruse this list, and maybe block off a weekend or two so you can binge-watch Season 5 of "The Vampire Diaries" or something.<p>…

Vancouver's empty, run-down million-dollar homes receiving global attention, local anger

VANCOUVER — The images of graffiti, boarded-up windows and overgrown brush would look at home on one of the many blogs dedicated to Detroit’s …

The Beginner's Guide to Getting Better Sleep

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>On February 13, 1972, Michel Siffre climbed into a cave in southwest Texas. It would be six months before he saw daylight again.<p>Siffre was a French scientist and a pioneer in chronobiology, which is the study of biological rhythms. The …

Sleep

Fingerprint Scanners Compared: iPhone 5S vs Galaxy S5

Back in February, Samsung announced their new flagship Galaxy S5 smartphone at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, which unsurprisingly also …

What's the Origin of the Word "Dude"?

For some time now, we have known the basic outline of the story of “dude.” The word was first used in the late 1800s as a term of mockery for young …

Why owning a home is bad for you

Home ownership has troubling side effects, distorting the economy and taking a toll on our minds and bodies<p>Saying no wasn’t easy. Harpreet Pandher …

Kojima Discusses MGS V Hoax And Creating An Open World

Hot on the tail of showing off a live gameplay demo of Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes, series creator Hideo Kojimas sat down to talk with us at the …

Why Elysium's moral message is destined to miss its mark

Neill Blomkamp's sci-fi adventure has a lot to tell us about poverty and privilege – but are we ready to listen?<p>• Peter Bradshaw's review • Neill Blomkamp video interview • Neill Blomkamp: 'You'd have to change the human genome to stop wealth discrepancy'<p>Box office chart-topper Elysium may be set …

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35 Popular Bands That Started Out With Painfully Awkward Names

Did you know Creed's original name was Naked Toddler? Yikes.

Kanye West and Drake Have Dinner with The Kardashians

After burying the hatchet at this year’s OVO Festival, Kanye West and Drake got together for dinner with the Kardashian family. Kanye’s girlfriend …