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Scarlett Johansson to make directorial debut with Truman Capote adaptation

Scarlett Johansson will become the latest Hollywood star to make the leap to director with an adaptation of Truman Capote's posthumously discovered …

NVIDIA’s Shield May Be A Tough Sell, But Now You Can Pre-Order It From GameStop And Newegg Anyway

If you were among the select few that signed up for NVIDIA’s Shield newsletter then you’ve been able to pre-order the company’s curious handset for a few days now. The remainder of the gaming masses originally had to wait until Monday for their own turn, but that’s no longer the case — NVIDIA’s …

Nvidia Shield pre-orders start today, shipping in June for $349

Three days earlier than expected<p>Nvidia is starting orders of its new Android-powered handheld console, Shield, today. After announcing a $349 price tag and June release date earlier this week, the gaming company has decided to move its pre-order date forward from Monday 20th. The handheld can be …

Twitter, Facebook, Ebay to develop Google Glass apps

Google has announced a range of apps in development for its Glass headset, including social networks Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr and ecommerce website Ebay.<p>Google Glass, an eyeglass frame with a small panel over the left eye, searches the web, records video, and can relay email messages to the …

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“SpecialisRevelio!” Macs use Harry Potter spell to unlock secret “backdoor”

Don't worry: undocumented feature more the stuff of spy movies than hack attack.<p>The Mac on your desk or on the cafe table next to you has a chip with …

Why 3D Printing Is Overhyped (I Should Know, I Do It For a Living)

Everyone's now aware of 3D printing — they’ve read about it in the papers, on blogs or seen it on TV. The mentality now seems to be that, in the …

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Job Opening Suggests Sony is Adding Speech Recognition to PS4

It looks like Sony will be adding speech recognition to its next wave of PlayStation products. The company has posted a job opening on LinkedIn for a “Speed Recognition Engineering Intern,” which will be responsible for developing speech detection and signal processing in noisy environments this …

Sir Alex Ferguson: I'm ready to move on with life after Manchester United

Sir Alex Ferguson insists he is ready to move on with his life when he becomes the former Manchester United manager on Monday morning.<p>Ferguson ends his 26 year reign at Old Trafford on Sunday when he takes charge of the team for the 1,500th and final time against <b>West Bromwich Albion</b> at The …

Arsène Wenger: Arsenal have made no approach to sign Wayne Rooney but closing in on Yaya Sanogo

Arsène Wenger insisted Arsenal had made no approach to sign Wayne Rooney but admitted they were on the brink of signing Auxerre striker Yaya Sanogo.<p>The Gunners manager also suggested he twice failed to sign <b>David Beckham</b> during the former <b>England</b> captain’s career but declined to reveal precisely when …

Arsenal close to signing striker Yaya Sanogo from Auxerre

Arsène Wenger has revealed Arsenal are close to signing striker Yaya Sanogo from Auxerre. The France Under-21 international is out of contract with …

Chelsea's Europa League trophy presentation gatecrashed by 11-year-old Liverpool fan

Who was the young boy following the Chelsea players up the steps of the Amsterdam ArenA on Wednesday night as they collected the Europa League trophy?<p>Was he the son of one of the players? Or the son of club owner Roman Abramovich, as many were suggesting on Twitter? Who was this little guy …

Kevin De Bruyne's transfer choice holds up Chelsea chase for André Schürrle

Chelsea's protracted pursuit of the Germany winger André Schürrle from Bayer Leverkusen is effectively on hold while the Bundesliga club actively …

FYI: Which Emotion Is The Hardest To Fake?

Unlike the commonly deployed social smile, distressed expressions–anger, fear, sadness, and occasionally surprise–prove much more difficult to display on command.<p>We've all done our fair share of faking it. Whether it's a canned excited response when that one particularly eccentric aunt gives you a …

Billion-year-old water found in reservoir under Ontario

Researchers don’t know yet whether anything has been living in the water, which has been out of contact with Earth’s atmosphere for over a billion …

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Scientists create human stem cells through cloning | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - After more than 15 years of failures by scientists around the world and one outright fraud, biologists have finally created human stem cells by the same technique that produced Dolly the cloned sheep in 1996: They transplanted genetic material from an adult cell into an egg …

Depressed people's body clocks 'out of sync' - Futurity

U. MICHIGAN (US) — A new brain study reveals that the circadian clocks of people …

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Youngsters use dementia drugs to boost brain power, survey finds

Some young people in Britain have used drugs for dementia and other conditions to boost their mental performance, a major survey suggests.<p>Medicines …

Mild electric shocks to brain may help students solve maths problems

People who struggle with maths problems might fare better after a course of gentle electric shocks to the brain, scientists have …

Flyby radar maps Saturn's Earth-like moon - Futurity

JOHNS HOPKINS (US) — Using a radar imager to peer through the soupy atmosphere of …

Naughty Dog: Last of Us multiplayer is 'best ever conceived'

Naughty Dog lead artist Nate Wells has taken to Twitter to talk up the multiplayer mode for The Last of Us, which the developer has been silent on outside of confirming its existence.<p>"I wish I could appropriately prepare you people for [The Last of Us]," he said. "But even if I were allowed to, I …

Warframe is the online co-op space ninja game you’ve been waiting for (interview)

Warframe has been a long time coming. The ambitious, free-to-play cooperative action game is the dream project of independent developer Digital Extremes, the studio behind titles such as The Darkness II, several entries in the Unreal Tournament franchise, and 2008’s highly underrated Dark …

Critical round-up: What does the world think of the Assassin’s Creed movie?

Video game movies have a sketchy reputation to say the least, from the relative high of Warcraft to the terrible, terrible lows of every Uwe Boll …

Metro: Last Light dev responds to workplace conditions claims

4A Games creative director Andrew Prokhorov has responded to former THQ president Jason Rubin's detailed report that claimed the Ukrainian developer had a limited budget and faced adverse workplace conditions throughout development of Metro: Last Light.<p>Prokhorov pointed out that 4A Games had worked …

Diablo III on PS4 uses touchpad for inventory

The PlayStation 4 version of Diablo III will use the DualShock 4's new touchpad for inventory management, Blizzard Entertainment revealed today.<p>Speaking during the latest Conversations with Creators video from Sony (below), Blizzard Entertainment production director John Hight revealed that the …

DICE L.A. is ‘100% focused on Battlefield 4’

Yesterday, GamesBeat reported that Electronic Arts opened a new studio named DICE L.A. in Los Angeles. The publisher told us yesterday that the team is going to work on Battlefield games. Now we know exactly which Battlefield game that is.<p>DICE L.A. is working on Battlefield 4. Several sites …

The Xbox One Revealed

Join us as Microsoft takes the wraps off the successor to the Xbox 360, starting at 9AM PST on May 21.<p>Last updated by on<p><i>Got a news tip or want to contact us directly? Email news@gamespot.com</i>