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New Thor Video Gives a Hint of Marvel Going in a Delightfully Weird Direction

Plus some infinity stones Easter Eggs for die-hard fans.<p>When it was first announced that Marvel had hired New Zealand writer/director <b>Taika Waititi</b> to take on the third installment of the <i>Thor</i> franchise, comedy fans rejoiced. After festival-favorite films like <i>Eagle vs Shark</i>, <i>What We Do in the Shadows</i>,</i> …

Taika Waititi

101 Romantic Movies You Can Stream on Netflix Tonight

Grab some popcorn and settle in: it's time for a romantic movie marathon! We've rounded up a diverse selection of the best quirky rom-coms, tearjerker historical romances, steamy erotic films, and classic love stories for your viewing pleasure. We've got foreign flicks, new indie movies, and …

ISIL’s oil revenues decimated as smuggling routes turn into death traps

BAGHDAD — ISIL, pushed off more than half the Iraqi territory it seized in 2014, has suffered a near collapse in revenue from oil smuggling, …

Meet the $3.14M Bugatti Veyron Legend Ettore Bugatti

There's an elephant inside.<p>It's easy to forget that a Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse packs 1200 hp and 1106 lb-ft of torque when just a few months ago the buzz was that brand new Veyrons were piling up, waiting for buyers. It's also easy to forget that after the parade of five other Legends …

Designer Rebrands Samsung’s Logo To Make It As Iconic As Apple’s

A Dutch designer imagines a better way to brand the Korean giant.<p>For 21 years, the Samsung name as served as the company logo, occasionally superimposed over a wobbly blue oval. It’s the kind of logo that’s fine on washing machines and televisions, but incredibly boring on something personal, like …

Graphic Design

Looking for a headphone with a unique sound? We review the widely popular pair from AKG, the Q701! Watch our review here: http://youtu.be/-DNY5Blzy50 Also we have a surprise collab incoming with Massdrop, stay tuned!

808 Audio HEX Bluetooth Speakers [Video Review]

I love listening to music, whether it’s with my family or on my own, there’s something relaxing about listening to music. So I like to make sure my …

Judge rejects $324.5 million settlement over Apple, Google hiring

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Four Silicon Valley companies including Apple and Google failed to persuade a U.S. judge to sign off on a $324.5 million settlement to resolve a lawsuit by tech workers, who accused the firms of conspiring to avoid poaching each other’s employees.<p>A man looks at his Apple …

Traveling Light: Putting Together a Photography Kit for Travel

Taking photographs on holiday or whilst traveling for any other reason is one of the things many of us look forward to. The problem is travel, and in …

One of gaming's most underrated RPGs is waiting for you to try for free

Origin is offering Electronic Arts' wonderful role-playing game <i>Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning</i> free for 48 hours, with the full price of the massive adventure now down to $9.99.<p><i>Amalur</i> was released in 2012 to generally approving reviews. Its Metacritic average is 81 percent. But the game was a …

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The good and the bad of PlayStation Now

Now is the best time. At least that’s what Sony is hoping. It’s the current king of console gaming, with the PlayStation 4 still outselling rivals Xbox One and Wii U.<p>And Sony, of course, wants to build on this lead. It’s conducting an open beta for an ambitious service, PlayStation Now, which …

Just look at this crazy deep-ocean power source

A Florida-based startup called Crowd Energy will be turning to Indiegogo to continue work on its Ocean Energy Turbine, a slow-turning mill that its creators believe can harness megawatts of clean power from just a single unit — enough to light thousands of homes.<p>"Imagine giant rivers flowing on the …

Get ready for virtual reality — here's why it will soon be our norm

Unless you’ve been living in a cave this past year, you’ve probably already heard that Virtual Reality (VR) is coming at us – and fast.<p>Thanks to Facebook’s recent acquisition of VR company, Oculus Rift, for $2 billion there’s no doubt VR technology is going to change the way we work, play, and …

Apple will reveal its wrist gadget next month, says Apple watcher John Gruber

One of the biggest mysteries in tech is on the cusp of being solved. Apple's highly anticipated wearable device for the wrist will be shown off in September, according to the well sourced Apple observer John Gruber. Responding to a <i>Verge</i> story today on the Moto 360 charging dock, Gruber announced …

10 Signs You Don’t Love Yourself Enough (And What To Do About It) | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<b>Note:</b> <i>If you find yourself feeling uncomfortable while reading this, remind yourself that uneasiness can signal a positive change; in fact, the</i> …