Rich Johnson

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Lawsuit filed by writer claims The Cabin in the Woods infringed copyright

Writer Peter Gallagher has filed a $10m lawsuit against screenwriter Joss Whedon and Lionsgate films, claiming the horror movie copied his self-published book<p>Joss Whedon’s highly praised screenplay for the satirical horror movie The Cabin in the Woods was ripped straight from the pages of a 2006 …

Condemned creator wants to know if you want to play Condemned 3 (or maybe develop it)

Jason "Jace" Hall, former CEO and founder of Monolith Productions, wants to know if you're interested in playing — or perhaps even developing — a new game in the Condemned series, which he helped create and currently owns rights to.<p>Hall said on Facebook that he's "consistently asked when a third …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens' crazy rolling ball droid is a practical effect, not CGI

The first trailer for the upcoming <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> has been picked apart almost literally frame-by-frame, but there are still a few surprises for fans. Mark Hamill, who is reprising the role of Luke Skywalker in the upcoming film, has revealed the rolling ball droid named BB-8 wasn't …

Xbox Live gave away $584 worth of games in 2014

Xbox Live's Games With Gold program gave away more than $500 worth of games — at current prices — in 2014.<p>Drawing off the PlayStation Plus analysis from Push Square, I did my own of Xbox Live's Games With Gold benefit to North American subscribers. Though the whole-dollar number — $584.67 — is much …

6 ways to delete yourself from the internet

If you're reading this, it's highly likely your personal information is available to the public. And by "public" I mean everyone everywhere. To drive home this point, I give you exhibit A: Earlier this week, Facebook came under fire when it was revealed that the data of more than 50 million …

Here’s the New Trailer for Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s ‘Don Jon’

Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s feature directorial debut, <i>Don Jon</i>, is, well, mostly about porn. That’s what most coverage of it thus far (including ours) has …

35 Music Experiences You'll Never Have Again

Kids these days will never know the joy of going to the record store to buy music on an inferior medium from a man who hates you.

The New 'Doctor Who' Is... – /Film

On an elaborate worldwide broadcast Sunday, actor <b>Peter Capaldi</b> was revealed to be the new <b>Doctor Who</b>. The role was vacated earlier this year when the …

Fan video reimagines Super Mario Bros, as made in 2013

A new video imagines what Nintendo's iconic <i>Super Mario Bros</i> might look like if made with modern-day design sensibilities.<p>Mario tackles the underground world 1-2 in his familiar sprite form, but things are a bit more violent this time around. Stomping on Goombas reduces them to a splash of blood, …

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Xbox One leaker reportedly won't unlock laptop for police

Dylan Wheeler, the Australian resident accused of illegally possessing an Xbox One development kit prior to the console's announcement in April, is reportedly refusing to comply with police to decrypt his MacBook — a fact that Wheeler himself is currently refuting online.<p>In a Data Access Order from …

Lana Del Rey announces short film, Tropico

Lana Del Rey has released the first details of Tropico, a mysterious short film that is "coming to a city near you".<p>The Video Games singer revealed …

How Do Linguists Pronounce GIF?

Next time you order a chai tea from your corner coffee shop, take a moment and appreciate your killer multi-lingual skills. After all, etymologically …

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California's New Pot Growers: Not at All Earth-Friendly

The Emerald Triangle in California used to be a hippie's paradise. Now, speculators are flooding the area, transforming cultivation and trashing treasured parkland.<p>On a warm summer afternoon three years ago, Scott Bauer was hiking near the redwoods in Northern California when he came upon a …

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Aisha Tyler on privacy, technology and Watch Dogs

Aisha Tyler has a simple plan, one which she knows has absolutely zero chance of success.<p>She's going to attempt a "digital detox" for the month of August, during which she'll withdraw from Twitter and email and Google and all the other little techno-connections she makes with the world.<p>"I feel like …

The Week in Review: Comic-Con Edition

Inside Flipboard / July 19, 2013<p>Comic-Con, the annual celebration of all things geeky, began yesterday in San Diego with 130,000 people attending—a …