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Tech Tip: How to Download Videos from YouTube & Facebook

The perpetual growth of internet and easy accessibility has rendered the need to download videos off the internet moot. Users are mostly streaming …

Internet

YouTube takes down controversial ‘FamilyOFive’ channel

YouTube has taken down the controversial “FamilyOFive” video channel — run by convicted child neglecters Mike and Heather Martin — after it got …

Internet

Retro Style GIFs That Celebrate Beloved Japanese Games

Over the years, I’ve seen some amazing retro style GIFS, but I’ve never seen anything like these. Artist Kutsuwa creates some pixel-style dioramas, …

GIF Animations

The director of Halloween explains why it took 80 drafts to get it right

If it looks creepily familiar, there's a good reason for that — David Gordon Green really wants to recapture the spirit of the original <i>Halloween</i> …

San Diego

Madden senior producer dismissed after less than a year on the job

Fired for ‘behavior that is against EA policies,’ had taken over creative direction in May<p>The newest senior producer for Madden NFL, Carlos Guerrero, is out after less than a year in the role and just weeks before <i>Madden NFL 19</i>’s launch. A statement from EA Sports says he was dismissed for violating …

EA Sports

Konami Shuts Down P.T. PC Remake, Offers Developer an Internship

A fan project to bring the famously-deleted P.T. to PC has been forced to cancel by Konami, but the developer of the remake has been offered an …

Gaming

Eighth Grade’s R rating deters actual 8th-graders from seeing it. What a shame.

The MPAA ratings system and its very specific hang-ups are keeping teens away from the movies they need most.<p>You’ve got to be in at least 11th grade if you want to buy a ticket to <i>Eighth Grade</i>.<p>Bo Burnham’s new coming-of-age comedy began its theatrical run this past weekend, but prospective …

Die Hard

Roblox responds to the hack that allowed a child’s avatar to be raped in its game

There’s a special place in hell for people who think it’s funny to rape a 7-year old girl’s avatar in an online virtual world designed for children. Yes, that happened. Roblox, a hugely popular online game for kids, was hacked by an individual who subverted the game’s protection systems in order to …

Game Design

'Pawn Stars' Richard Harrison omits son Christopher Harrison from will

"Pawn Stars" personality Richard Harrison, who died last month, had a will that does not include all three of his sons.<p>A rep for the family, Laura Herlovich, confirmed to USA TODAY Wednesday that the reality star known as "The Old Man" left his son Christopher Harrison out of his will.<p>Harrison's …

TV

If Barbie Were A Gundam Figure

Then, maybe it would look something like this? Custom model maker Akira Tange originally created this piece titled “Gundam Shojo” for Japan’s Wonder …

Anime

UFC double-champ Cormier: Brock Lesnar will ‘be the last fight of my career’

Even before winning the UFC heavyweight title against Stipe Miocic two weeks ago, UFC double champion Daniel Cormier had already been adamant about …

Brock Lesnar

Former Valve Employee Reveals Horrors of Games Industry Corporate Culture

Rich Geldreich, a former Valve developer, has taken to Twitter to share quite a lot of information about what it's apparently really like to work at …

Corporate Culture

Mom gets 40 years for killing son who wet the bed

RAPID CITY, S.D. — A South Dakota woman accused of beating her 2-year-old son to death after he wet his bed has been sentenced to 40 years in federal …

Crime

Kano Sisters' Mika Kano, High School DxD's Akeno, Rias Form Buxom Trio

The celebrity and lifestyle talent sisters, Kyoko Kano and Mika Kano have cultivated an otaku following, appearing in commercials for the Comic …

Anime

Josh Thomson: Dana White could fall victim to #MeToo movement for messing with fighter’s wives

A day after Brendan Schaub ended his petty feud with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White, another one of White’s former …

Me Too movement

Google warns Android might not remain free because of EU decision

An unlikely warning<p>The EU’s decision to force Google to unbundle its Chrome and search apps from Android may have some implications for the future of Android’s free business model. In a blog post defending Google’s decision to bundle search and Chrome apps on Android, Google CEO Sundar Pichai …

Apps

New Battle Royale Game Pulled From Sale After A Week As Dev Offers Surprisingly Frank Apology

The Culling 2 launched recently, but it went so poorly that the studio is issuing a mea culpa and reversing course entirely. In a statement from Xaviant director of operations Josh Van Veld, he acknowledged that the sequel was not up to snuff, and promised to do better.<p>"That launch was not …

Gaming

A Russian Warship Was Discovered with an Estimated $130 Billion in Gold on Board

A sunken Russian warship estimated to contain 200 tons of gold bullion and coins was discovered about one mile off the coast of the South Korean …

Russian Government

Tale of sex, deception emerges about suspected Russian agent

WASHINGTON (AP) — A 29-year-old gun-rights activist suspected of being a covert Russian agent was likely in contact with Kremlin operatives while living in the United States, prosecutors said Wednesday, accusing her of using sex and deception to forge influential connections.<p>The woman, Maria …

Corruption

Family of pedophiles raped kids for 30 years before being caught

A sick family raped children during a 30-year campaign of abuse branded the “worst ever case of its kind” by a judge.<p>Twisted Antony Potts and three …

Crime

Google Accidentally Said Tool's New Album Was Released Monday

It seems the notification was an honest mistake on the part of the tech giant since TOOL$ is not a legendary progressive rock band, but a Soundcloud …

New Albums

This 'Naruto' Fan Just Took Their Sasuke Love to a Whole New Level

The Naruto fandom has been real since the series fully began back in 1999, and has only grown more and more massive as the franchise and its …

Anime

Lawsuit alleges diving coach forced athletes into sex

<b>(CNN) —</b> A lawsuit accuses USA Diving, the sport's governing body, of failing to protect its athletes after a diving coach was alleged to be sexually abusing female athletes.<p>The class-action suit accuses William Bohonyi, who had been a diving coach, of sexually preying on at least two female divers …

Crime

Jean-Claude Van Damme was apparently "coked out of his mind" filming Street Fighter

Films based on video games are, for some reason, incredibly difficult to do well. <i>Super Mario Bros.</i>, <i>Assassin’s Creed</i>, and whatever was going on in …

Die Hard

Epic's first official Fortnite competition was a total disaster

Epic Games promised big things with Fortnite's first year of official competition, investing $100 million in prize money alone. The Summer Skirmish …

PC Gaming

Hear Marilyn Manson's Vocals Isolated From 'The Beautiful People'

This is downright haunting.Continue reading…

Music

Hang on to your diapers: Rugrats is coming back!

<i>Rugrats</i> originally premiered in 1990, following a group of babies — Tommy Pickles, Chuckie Finster, Phil and Lil DeVille, and Angelica Pickles —as …

Paramount Pictures

Serial ‘Rideshare Rapist’ charged in San Francisco with posing as driver, assaulting passengers

It was always the same M.O.: The man disguised as a ride-share company driver would pull up outside a bar in San Francisco, approaching a woman who appeared to be looking for her ride. The car would have ride-share tags on it. But when the woman got in, the driver would not take her home. Instead, …

Crime

This guy's Metal Gear Solid collection is incredible

Bayu Arafat loves Metal Gear Solid. Like, <i>really</i> loves it. So much in fact that he's turned part of his home in Jakarta, Indonesia into a shrine for …

Metal Gear

Bruce Willis Roast: 20 of the most brutal jokes

Dinged for his bald head, mediocre music and Oscar-free career of playing cops and ex-cops, Bruce Willis on Saturday became the latest target of …

Comedy