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New Star Trek deal could bring Patrick Stewart to the franchise

Alex Kurtzman will oversee the future of Star Trek on TV, including development of new shows, miniseries, and more<p>After several years of tumult, <i>Star Trek: Discovery</i> — and the greater <i>Star Trek</i> TV empire — may finally be getting some stability: CBS Television Studios has signed <i>Discovery</i>’s recently …

Science Fiction

A New IDW Comic Is Mashing Up Star Trek and Transformers in the Most Glorious Way Possible

IDW’s <i>Star Trek</i> comics have already played host to some zany pop-culture crossovers, from <i>Doctor Who</i> to the Green Lantern Corps, to, err, <i>Planet of the</i> …

Star Trek

Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint Pledge to Stop Selling Your Real-Time Location to Data Brokers

AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon say they won’t provide their customers’ location data to third-party data brokers, AP reported on Tuesday. A New …

T-Mobile

Request Your Data From Over 100 Different Sites Using This Service

Almost every service you use on the web that involves a username and password is in some ways collecting information about you. In some cases, that …

Angry Birds

This app you’ve never heard of lets you watch shows and movies for free that aren’t even on Netflix

People often think that when it comes to streaming TV shows and movies online, there are only three options: pay for the good stuff, steal the good …

TV shows

Westworld Approaches Its Endgame With Death, Tragedy, and a Few Major Revelations

If you watch <i>Westworld</i> for the shocks, last night’s installment couldn’t have disappointed you. And, while it didn’t reach the heights of last week’s …

TV Series

New 'Ant-Man and the Wasp' TV Spot Reveals Exactly When the Movie Takes Place

With only a couple of weeks left until its release, <i>Ant-Man and the Wasp</i> photos, posters, and TV spots are starting to appear from every corner of the …

Marvel Universe

The Game Genie was originally meant to do much more than help you beat Battletoads

For a kid in the early ‘90s, knowing somebody with a Game Genie was tantamount to knowing a character from the movie <i>Hackers</i>. Somehow, this …

Retrogaming

E3 2018: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate's GameCube Controllers For Switch Up For Pre-Order Now

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate arrives on Nintendo Switch this December, and while it'll support several different controller options, the only way to play the game for many Smash fans is with a GameCube controller. At E3 2018, Nintendo confirmed existing GameCube controllers will be compatible with …

Retrogaming

Marvel Just Shook Up Galactus' Whole Deal Again

You probably best know Galactus as either the Devourer of Worlds or perhaps even Squirrel Girl’s BFF. Though, for the past few years, the greatest …

Comics

47 Marvel Superhero Tweets That Never Get Old

"SpongeBob dies in Infinity War."

Marvel Universe

John Lasseter Will Exit Disney at the End of the Year – Variety

John Lasseter, once the most powerful man in animation, will leave the Walt Disney Co. at the end of the year following a sexual harassment scandal, …

Animation

All the iOS 12 features Apple didn’t mention

iOS 12 is shaping up to be one biggest software updates Apple’s ever released and it’s so stuffed with major and minor new additions there wasn’t time to go over a lot of them at the WWDC 2018 keynote.<p>We’ve been combing through the first iOS 12 beta looking for all the new goodies and have found …

iOS

The 6 biggest highlights from Apple WWDC 2018

Apple kickstarted its annual WWDC event today with a keynote led by CEO Tim Cook, where he introduced all the latest updates for iOS 12 and the new macOS. The keynote this year comes off of a quieter season for Apple. The company just had a press event back in March for its educational iPad launch …

iOS

You might not even notice the best new iOS 12 feature

When Apple takes the stage at WWDC 2018 on Monday, iOS 12 will be the most important product at the show. Sure, Apple will unveil macOS 10.14, as …

Apple

Massive Network Crash Temporarily Renders Visa Cards Useless in UK and Europe

Despite the prevalence of credit cards and payment services like Venmo and Apple Pay, when things go wrong, cash is still king. And today, Europe and …

FinTech

A Day Later, Ticketfly Is Still Offline After Failing to Pay Bitcoin Ransom to Hacker [Updated]

After briefly being hijacked by a hacker Thursday, the website for event ticketing company Ticketfly has been offline for more than 24 hours as the …

Personal Information

YouTube Music Isn't Even Close to a Spotify Killer

After trying and failing to launch a competitive music streaming service for years, Google released YouTube Music last month. You might’ve thought …

YouTube Music

Sure Seems Like Trump's DOJ Has No Interest In Blocking the T-Mobile-Sprint Merger

T-Mobile and Sprint agreed to a merger earlier this year that would create a single, massive telecom company and would shrink the already-limited US …

Net Neutrality

Marvel's Editor-In-Chief Really Wishes We Could All Just Forget Him Pretending to Be Japanese

Before he became Marvel’s newest Editor-In-Chief, C.B. Cebulski, a white man, spent months writing as “Akira Yoshida” in order to circumvent Marvel’s …

Career Development

Marvel's New Editor-in-Chief Just Admitted That He Used a Pseudonym Years Ago to Pretend to Be Japanese [Update]

When news broke that C.B. Cebulski was Marvel’s new Editor-in-Chief, many lauded his history of bringing fresh, diverse voices and perspectives into …

Japan

One of the 'Net's Longest-Running Webcomics Has Done Something Weird to Its Most Memed Strip [Updated]

“Loss” is one of the modern internet’s most pervasive, and most strange, memes. Now, it’s, uh, a little different.<p>Some background: Ctrl-Alt-Del is a …

Comics

The Official Star Wars Twitter Account Might Have Confirmed a Popular Solo Fan Theory

After seeing <i>Solo: A Star Wars Story</i>, we were struck by the fact that the Millennium Falcon has more mysteries than we thought it did. Oddly, the <i>Star</i> …

Star Wars

Terry Crews: X-Force Appearance in 'Deadpool 2' Trailer Was Intended 'to Fool' Fans

Crews came onboard the “Deadpool” sequel for a scene that tweaked the noses of trailer addicts<p><i>(Spoiler alert: Do not read unless you have seen</i> …

Comics

THX Just Shared the Original Sheet Music for its 'Deep Note' for the First Time

The Deep Note, the distinctive synthesized crescendo that is THX’s audio trademark, is one of the most iconic sounds in all of film. For the effects …

Sheet Music

How to Find Out How Many Stops Away Your Amazon Delivery Is

Now instead of knowing your Amazon package will arrive “before 8 p.m.,” you’ll be able to track its location in real time and know exactly how many …

Customers

'Infinity War' Director Responds to Eye-Opening Groot Theory

Another Groot?<p>In <i>Avengers: Infinity War,</i> Groot made a small sacrifice when he cut off his arm to make the handle for Thor’s new weapon StormBreaker. …

Marvel Universe

Box Office: Why 'Deadpool 2' Can Afford To Have LGBT Superheroes

As you probably know by now, Fox’s <i>Deadpool 2</i> offers what amounts to the first out-and-proud LGBTQIA couple in comic book superhero cinema. If you’ve seen the film, then you know that Teenage Negasonic Warhead (Brianna Hildebrand) gets a rather adorable onscreen girlfriend played by Shiori Kutsuna. …

Film Industry

The first Avengers 4 synopsis is here… and suddenly I don’t feel so good

We all ready and recovered from Avengers: Infinity War? What, no? Well, sorry to disappoint, but Avengers 4 is coming in with a hammer blow of its …

Marvel Universe

Star Wars: 20 Weird Things About Rogue One That Made No Sense

Amidst the hubbub of each episodic instalment of the Star Wars saga, a single film slipped in to effectively be “Episode 3.5”. This film was <i>Rogue</i> …