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Xbox One's official backward compatibility list: All 104 games so far

Microsoft today published the official list of Xbox 360 titles that will be backward compatible on Xbox One after the console's update on November 12. It includes 104 titles.<p>These are the games:<p><i>A Kingdom for Keflings</i><p><i>Lode Runner™</i><p><i>A World of Keflings</i><p><i>LUMINES LIVE!</i><p><i>Alien Hominid HD</i><p><i>Mass Effect™</i><p><i>Assassin’s</i> …

Backward Compatibility

These Horror Movies Were Banned In Multiple Countries

You can have your <i>Hocus Pocus</i>, your <i>Addams Family Values</i>, your <i>Rocky Horror Picture Show</i> — if you want to watch a legitimately terrifying movie this Halloween, you could do much worse than any of the eight films listed below. They were all banned in multiple countries for being too violent or too …

Destiny engram toys available to buy from the Bungie Store (correction)

<i>Destiny</i> players may never find a way to guarantee loot drops in the game, but they can now buy engrams in real life: Bungie is once again selling engram toys in its official store.<p>The engrams are sold in a four-pack — one each of green (uncommon), blue (rare), purple (legendary) and yellow (exotic) …

Batman: Arkham Knight Returns to PC With Free Bonus Games

Right on schedule, Batman: Arkham Knight's PC edition returned to Steam today. It was originally released in June alongside the console versions, but was later pulled due to bugs and other issues.<p>To mark the game's re-launch, Warner Bros. has announced that everyone who already bought Arkham Knight …

Batman: Arkham

Penthouse of late novelist Tom Clancy lists in Baltimore at $12 million

A penthouse that was owned by the late novelist<p>Tom Clancyis for sale in Baltimore at $12 million.<p>The 11,959-square-foot condominium was created by combining four units at the Ritz-Carlton Residences. Six terraces extend the living space outdoors. Views take in the cityscape and harbor area.<p>Five …

Real Estate

Miami Hurricanes fire Al Golden as head coach day after 58-0 pounding

Miami has fired head football coach Al Golden one day after the biggest loss in school history.<p>Hurricanes athletic director Blake James made the …

‘Prix’ is the First Short Film That Shows the Power of a QuantumFilm Sensor

Back in 2010, we reported that a California-based startup called InVisage was working on a new image sensor technology called QuantumFilm, which uses …

An Amazing Gamer Managed To Beat ‘The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina Of Time’ While Blindfolded

Think you’ve got some mad gaming skills? Maybe you do, but can you beat your favorite games while blindfolded? It may sound impossible, but there are folks who get to know certain games so well, they can beat them without even looking at them.<p>Previously we showed you video of a guy beating <i>Mike</i> …

​Nintendo Almost Ruined 'GoldenEye 007'​

Shigeru Miyamoto wanted Bond to shake hands with his enemies in the hospital.<p>One thing that was really amazing about <i>GoldenEye 007</i> for the Nintendo 64, way back in 1997, were the death animations. If you shot a Russian soldier in the throat, for example, he'd clutch at his jugular with one hand and …

How to Squeeze More Life From Your Aging Laptop

Cheap cures for common ailments<p>Looking to squeeze another year out of your aging portable? The common ailments below can be cured for $150 or less. …

Who Will Driverless Cars Decide To Kill?

A question that will plague the autonomous car industry<p>In philosophy, there’s an ethical question called the trolley problem. If you had to push one large person in front of a moving trolley to save a group of people on the tracks, would you? This abstract idea has taken hold in programming …

Autonomous Cars

Trump gets it wrong on Ford plants in Mexico

Donald Trump took credit Sunday for Ford Motor Co. deciding not to build new plants in Mexico. The only issue with that: Ford is going ahead with its plans to build south of the border.<p>"Word is that Ford Motor, because of my constant badgering at packed events, is going to cancel their deal to go …

Donald Trump

Where Did Donald Trump Get His Ideas On Race and Immigrants?: Father Was Arrested at Ku Klux Klan Rally

<i>The corporate media went on and on about Barack Obama's birth certificate and his Kenyan father, but quickly moved on from Donald Trump's Ku Klux</i> …

Sony Filed a Copyright Claim Against the Stock Video I Licensed to Them

For the past few years, people have been contending with more and more false copyright claims and ID matches on services such as YouTube. While these …

26 Classical Music Memes That Will Make You Chuckle

You'll throw your Bach out laughing!

Flute

Does Metal Gear Solid 5's Eva costume DLC really have a "tactical advantage?"

<b>UPDATE:</b> Konami has updated the descriptive text on Eva's DLC outfit, removing the previous mention of it offering a tactical advantage. On the …

Metal Gear

Trevor Noah to 'Star Wars' boycotters: 'Stop complaining, racists'

The trailer for the new<p>"Star Wars: The Force Awakens"was released on Monday night, and the response was ecstatic -- or, asTrevor Noahput it Tuesday on"The Daily Show,""the entire planet erupted in a simultaneous nerdgasm."<p>There was, however, a handful naysayers on Twitter who objected to the …

Star Wars

10 Big Myths About Video Games, Debunked By The People Who Make Them

Today, more people than ever before are playing video games...but most people still don’t actually understand how games are made. Even for hardcore …

Scientists Find Two Distant Stars Touching, And The Results Could Be Catastrophic

Star-crossed lovers.<p>Some 160,000 light-years away, two stars are overlapping one another in what has been described as a potentially catastrophic …

Man charged with murder in road-rage killing of girl, 4

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Police charged a man with murder Wednesday night in the road-rage killing of a 4-year-old girl, who was shot in the backseat …

Crime

3. Metal Gear Solid 3: Subsistence (Limited Edition)

<b>Value:</b> $300 The updated and refined version of Metal Gear Solid 3 bundled in a whole load of extras that took Naked Snake's adventure to new heights …

Gamer Beats Super Mario Bros. in Record Time

An expert gamer known as Darbian has set a new world record for beating the original <i>Super Mario Bros</i>. in the shortest time possible, completing the …

In 125 years, millions of people have looked at this painting. No one really saw it until recently.

I'm not easily impressed, OK?<p>I know Van Gogh was a genius. If the point of this were "Van Gogh was a mad genius," I would not be sharing this with …

Hideo Kojima Has Left Konami and Kojima Productions

Hideo Kojima is no longer working at Konami and his studio, Kojima Productions, according to a source speaking with the New Yorker.<p><b>[Update:</b> Although Konami did not respond to requests for comment prior to the publication of the New Yorker article, it has since gone on to deny them. Konami now …

Metal Gear

Diply

Diply is a leading social entertainment publisher that creates captivating content for millennials. We are a ComScore Top 10 Lifestyle property with …

7 things I learned from the designer of the NES

Wisdom and humor from Masayuki Uemura<p>Late last week, eight floors above a Five Guys in a common space of a completely mistakable building, the man who created the most famous game console spoke to a crowd of <i>maybe</i> 100 people. Masayuki Uemura was responsible for designing the Nintendo Family Home …

Star Wars Episode 7 Getting Movie Theater Marathon Event

Disney and Lucasfilm have announced a <i>Star Wars</i> Marathon Event. On December 17, select movie theaters across the US and Canada will host a special showing of all six <i>Star Wars</i> movies, culminating with a viewing of <i>The Force Awakens</i>. Everyone who attends also gets an lanyard with "exclusive marathon …

Star Wars

The Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) Turns 30

OK, I’m old. You’re probably feeling old. Let’s get that out of the way. Done.<p>The NES (Nintendo Entertainment System) turns 30 today, as it was officially launched in North American on October 18th, 1985 to a limited portion of the US. I mean, where do we start on how amazing the NES was, and still …