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Batman v Superman was trashed by critics. Fans think it’s because Marvel paid them.

As <i>Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice</i> turns the corner into its second weekend, it faces the question of how much more money it can make. In spite of some pretty terrible reviews, the movie set box office records in its opening weekend — and its record-breaking haul has set up a tantalizing …

Marvel Initiates “Phase Three” of Their Cinematic Universe, Announces “Phase Four”

With the release of <i>Ant-Man</i> back in July, Marvel Studios is officially finished with “Phase Two” of the Cinematic Universe and are now entering “Phase …

How Many Good Years Superhero Movies Have Left, According To Mark Millar

Comic writer Mark Millar has found himself as a rather big name in comic book movies recently. After all, it was his run on "Ultimate Fantastic Four" …

iOS 9’s Best & Worst Hidden New Features

the good, the bad & the quick reply<p>Apple’s iOS 9 has finally come to an iPhone near you. Available on the new iPhone 6S and 6S Plus and old models of iDevices going all the way back to the iPhone 4S and iPad 2, the updated software brings a long list of new features you’ve likely heard about by …

Captain America Civil War Superhero Registration Debunked

One of the biggest story arcs to hit Marvel Comics was <i>Civil War</i>, an event that had an impact on the entire Marvel universe from 2006-2007. And that’s …

How to Play Wii and GameCube Games on your PC with Dolphin

Dolphin is an open source Wii and GameCube emulator that supports the majority of games for both consoles. Dolphin will run your collection of Wii …

Retrogaming

Review: Straight Outta Compton finds new humanity in rap legends

This is the world N.W.A was born out of, and this is where <i>Straight Outta Compton</i> — named after N.W.A’s seminal debut album — begins. Given its historical context, as well as our current cultural climate, <i>Straight Outta Compton</i> could’ve played it completely straight. The story, like so many music …

Scientists studying starlight can tell you: Our universe is going dark

We know that our universe has already lived through great number of exciting phases. But new research released overnight shows the universe has long passed its peak and is slowly but surely dying.<p>The research was presented at the year’s largest gathering of astronomers at the International …

Study Skills

My Nintendo PDA Dream Come True

A concept design for a mobile made by the great maker of video games could give business meetings a veneer of fun<p>A Bangkok based designer, Pierre …

Is DC About to Wash Marvel?

Is Marvel Studios in a rut? I know, I know this week is an absurd time to pose that question. They’ve just scored their 12th number one box-office …

Marvel Universe

Deadpool Might Just Save Marvel From Itself

Right now, Marvel’s the gold standard for comic book movies, which largely seems to be based around how much money they make. And, in theory, <i>Deadpool</i> is trading on the Marvel name… but what we’ve seen tells us that it’s no Marvel movie, and that’s excellent news.<p>Let’s break out what we’ve learned …

Film Industry

Enough, already, with the superhero movies

“I think there are too many superhero movies,” said my son — and I could see by the look in his eye that it pained him to say so.<p>I’m not sure exactly …

As exciting as the future of Hollywood is with the likes of Marvel, DC and Star Wars throwing everything they've got at audiences, not everything's …

Not so Marvel-ous: How walkouts, unpleasantries are tainting the brand | hollywood

When Edgar Wright dropped out of directing Ant-Man, a film he had essentially nurtured since 2005, the internet exploded in outcry. Wright had been a …

Google frees its dream robots to run wild across the internet

Tech firm opens up its image processing neural-network algorithm and people create awesome images<p>Google has made its “inceptionism” algorithm available to all, allowing coders around the world to replicate the process the company used to create mesmerising dreamscapes with its image processing …

9. An Ant-Man After-Credits Scene

Like Guardians of the Galaxy before it, many are predicting that Ant-Man will end up being Marvel's first flop. The lack of Edgar Wright has …

This LEGO portrait of Taylor Swift will blow your mind

When you’re one of the biggest stars in the world, creative fan art is a given. We could probably fill an absurd number of galleries and museums with …

Lego

Apple’s ‘Proactive’ to take on Google Now with deep iOS 9 search, Augmented Reality Maps, Siri API

After several years of quiet development, Apple is readying a major new iOS initiative codenamed “Proactive,” which will leverage Siri, Contacts, Calendar, Passbook, and third-party apps to create a viable competitor to Google Now for Android devices. Like Google Now, Proactive will automatically …

What If Everybody Didn't Have to Work to Get Paid?

Advocates say that a guaranteed basic income can lead to more creative, fulfilling work. The question is how to fund it.<p>Scott Santens has been thinking a lot about fish lately. Specifically, he’s been reflecting on the aphorism, “If you give a man a fish, he eats for a day. If you teach a man to …

Marvel's Infinity Stones May Be Spelling Something Out

<b>SPOILER WARNING: The following article contains mild spoilers for The Avengers: Age of Ultron. If you wish not to have any parts of the movie</b> …

Marvel Universe

Poll: Is It Time For a Fresh Alternative to the Virtual Console?

Bundles, remixes, subscription services - what's next?

Retrogaming

'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Movie Review

Captain America actually says “shit.” You heard me. “Language,” scolds Iron Man, who can’t hide his glee at seeing the Cap, a flag-wearing Greatest …

Why You'll Never Beat Tetris

I always thought I was just bad.<p>Using a bit of mathematics, it has been proven that Tetris can never be beaten.<p>PBS has outlined some of the reasons …

Watch Elderly People React to Mortal Kombat X's Brutal Fatalities

The latest "react" video is now available, this one focusing on NetherRealm's fighting game Mortal Kombat X, which enjoyed a record-breaking launch earlier this month.<p>Watch the video below to see elders' reactions to the game's vicious and brutal finishing moves. We've also collected some of the …

Mortal Kombat

What’s Next for Baltimore

A citywide curfew that went into effect late Tuesday until early Wednesday brought calm to Baltimore in the wake of riots that spotlighted deep …

Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

Marvel’s all-superhero star cast is back. After the massive success of 'The Avengers' that is still the third highest grossing film of all time after …

Comics on Film: The Huge Upcoming Comics That Will Change the Future of DC and Marvel

Although it seems like only yesterday since DC Comics was really hyping up “The New 52,” and Marvel was banging the drum for “Marvel NOW!,” it’s …

Animation — What The Heck is It?

Animation -- What The Heck is It?<p>I like things to be clear, so just to be sure we’re all talking about the same thing, I decided to work out a …

Fine Art: Choose Your RPG Class Wisely...

Nurzhan Bekkaliev is a freelance concept artist and illustrator from Kazakhstan who has some of the most incredible character design skills I've ever …

The Game Boy Advance Console Make it yours

One of the features that will stand out when you look at the new Game Boy Advance hand-held game console is its simplicity. Instead of hitting you …