Jason Hodgson

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Star Wars Rebels Series Premiere Review: The Force Is Strong With This One

<i>Star Wars Rebels</i> S01E01 and S01E02: "Spark of Rebellion" (Parts 1 and 2)<p>The action-adventure cartoon series that targets youngsters is struggling to …

Intel Apologizes For Pulling Ads Due To GamerGate Pressure

The GamerGate faithful have been celebrating a victory the past few days after a mass email campaign against gaming site Gamasutra’s sponsors found success by getting Intel to pull advertising from the site.<p>In a published email that was confirmed by Gamasutra itself, a spokesperson for Intel …

Dirty Dirty Love: REUBEN NEGRON

Reuben Negron is a painter newly based in Asheville, North Carolina. He explains his series Dirty Dirty Love, saying, “Exploring sex, sexuality and …

SHOTS FIRED: Samsung Just Tweeted A Brutal Jab At Apple’s Bendy iPhone 6 Plus

Apple’s super-sized iPhone 6 Plus is having a hard time surviving skinny jeans. The company promised to replace any faulty models, but you knew “Bendghazi” couldn’t possibly end there. It was only a matter of time before Samsung tried to deliver a snarky knockout blow as their bitter rival …

Destiny's 'loot cave' has been shut down by Bungie

<b>Update</b>: There's already a new loot cave, and it's actually easier to mine than the first.<p>The endlessly farmable "loot cave" of <i>Destiny</i> is no more. Developer Bungie issued a hot fix today that, in its words, reduces "the effectiveness of a humbling number of economy exploits."<p>In a hot fix note, …

Bungie Is Shutting Down 'Destiny's' Loot Cave

Anyone who has spent a significant amount of time in the world of Destiny has, at some point, heard of the loot cave. Every MMO has its farming methods, but there was something especially empty about this one: you and however many friends or strangers wanted to join would go to a particular cave on …

Watch Chris Pratt Turn on the Charm in This New SNL Promo Video

<i>Saturday Night Live</i> returns for its 40th season this weekend with Chris Pratt as host.<p>The gig will bring to a close what was indisputably the Summer …

'The Walking Dead' star Melissa McBride talks Carol and the 'whole other different energy' of season 5

Carol was more of a background character when <i>The Walking Dead</i> first started on AMC. Sure, she had a crappy husband and had to deal with her zombified …

E.T Information Hidden In Our Genetic Code ?

Scientists from Kazakhstan believe that human DNA was encoded with an extraterrestrial signal by an ancient alien civilisation.<p>They call it …

Review: BlackBerry Passport is a big, bold throwback to typing machines of yore

BlackBerry Passport handout<p>In a world of same-old handsets, the BlackBerry Passport is designed to polarize opinion. It might be just what BlackBerry needs to keep building its comeback.<p>Passport rejects the prevailing paradigm of featureless, rectangular slabs of glass by chunking a three-row …

Phones

Hackers threaten to leak nude photos of actress Emma Watson

Warning: Your iPhone 6 Plus Can Bend, and This Video Proves It

So, if you make a really “HUGE!” and thin handset out of aluminum and glass it could bend easily… Who’da thunk?<p>Reports are coming in from owners …

Samsung's no-phone-necessary Gear S watch is coming to the US this fall

Samsung gave us a glimpse at its next smartwatch (there have been a few) during IFA, and tonight there's news that, surprise, you'll be able to buy and use the Gear S in the US this fall. This one is special because unlike most other watches, it can connect to 3G data by itself when the wearer's …

Tech blog

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MythBusters: Airlines Are Boarding Their Planes All Wrong!

If so, you aren't alone. The guys at MythBusters have thought about it so much that they devoted a whole segment of their popular Discovery Channel show to the topic.<p>In an empty hangar, MythBusters built an airplane interior with 173 seats and staffed the mock aircraft with actual cabin crew to …

Cabins

No, iOS 8 Does Not Allow You To Charge Your Phone In The Microwave

Things you can put into the microwave and turn it on: Food, microwave safe dishes, objects that will not melt. Things you cannot put into a microwave …

Consumer Protection

The iPhone Game ‘The Drowning’ Is Being Adapted For The Big Screen

If you had iPhone games picked as the next medium to be tapped for feature film adaptations, step up on and collect your prize – an in-app purchase special valued at $49.99, but yours today for just $9.99! Radar Pictures has reportedly given screenwriters and/or CW teen drama characters Creighton …

Hot Toys' first ever Star Wars figures are absolutely stunning

Science Fiction

5 things Destiny could learn from World of Warcraft

Somehow, a 10-year-old game actually has plenty to teach a modern triple-A blockbuster.<p>Destiny is an online shooter with role-playing game elements. It comes from Bungie, the same studio that created Halo, one of the biggest first-person shooter franchises in gaming. And while Destiny is off to a …