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Fast & Furious director Justin Lin on making 360-degree movies with Google

<b>Dieter Bohn: How did you think about imposing the narrative in Help! — or were you not thinking about narrativity? Because, obviously, in a 360 degree video, you don't get to tell us where to look.</b><p>Justin Lin: Right. When I was in film school I had this great professor, Jerzy Antczak, a Polish …

Fast & Furious

3D flash technology moves forward with 10 TB SSDs and the first 48-layer memory cells

Flash storage technology will soon see a three-fold improvement in data density thanks to a joint development at Intel and Micron that will allow the …

Particle Physics

Quantum revolution: UK strategy outlines research into 6G smartphones and quantum computers

A new £270m strategy into quantum technology growth has been established, designed to guide research into everything from 6G smartphones to quantum …

Jeremy Clarkson Top Gear Row: Two Stigs Give Verdicts On Whether Show Can Continue Without Him

As Jeremy Clarkson’s future at Top Gear continues to hang in the balance, two former Stigs have weighed in over whether the show can survive without …

Subtle malware lets hackers swipe over $300 million from banks

It's no secret that hackers see banks as prime targets, but one band of digital thieves is conducting heists on a truly grand scale. Security researchers at Kaspersky have published details of malware attacks that have stolen at least $300 million from financial institutions in 30 countries. The …

At 92, the man who brought you the lithium-ion battery is still having creative breakthroughs

AUSTIN, TEXAS—The chances are you have never heard of—nor, until looking at this page, ever seen—John Bannister Goodenough. But you know his work. In fact, you almost certainly own some.<p>Consider the last six or seven decades of technological and scientific leaps: the polio vaccine, space rocketry, …

Clean Energy

BT finalises £12.5bn deal to buy EE

Deutsche Telekom will get a 12pc stake in BT and the right to appoint one board member, while France’s Orange will get more cash and a 4pc stake in BT<p>BT has finalised a £12.5bn deal to buy EE, Britain’s largest mobile network, from Deutsche Telekom and Orange.<p>Talks over the tie-up have been going …

20 Must-See Films Out in 2015

2014<p>has been another brilliant year for movies, and as we enter its final months it’s time to take a look at what awaits us next year. From highly …

Sony unveils new 21MP Exmor RS sensor with 192 point autofocus

In Japan earlier today, Sony announced its latest camera sensor designed for smartphones – the Exmor RS IMX230. The sensor marks the first time that Sony, or any other mobile image sensor company, has included image plane phase detection autofocus in a smartphone sensor.<p>Sony’s new auto focus …

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'Mockingjay' sets 2014 record for tickets sold on first day of presale

On Wednesday, <i>The Hunger Games: Mockingjay—Part 1</i> opened advance ticket sales and has already broken a 2014 record. According to a Fandango press …

EE flips the switch on its faster 4G network in London

EE's been conducting closed trials of LTE-Advanced technology since last year, so imagine the red faces when Vodafone reported earlier this month that its <i>own</i> faster 4G network was about to go live in three cities. EE's now being forced to play catch-up, but it's well on its way today after flipping …

The Last "Mockingjay" Trailer Before It Hits Theaters

"If we burn, you burn with us."<p>The highly anticipated <i>The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1</i> film arrives in theaters in less than a month. And though the official trailer was released in September, one more has just been dropped to tide fans over. In this trailer, Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) has a …

'Unusual' Russian flights concern NATO

An "unusual" uptick in the size and scale of Russian aircraft flying throughout European airspace in recent days has raised alarm bells for NATO officials that come amid other provocations already rattling the West.<p>Multiple groups of Russian military bomber and tanker aircraft, flying under the …

First Look at the Cast of Terminator: Genisys

The latest covers of Entertainment Weekly offer up our first look at Terminator: Genisys, the 2015 movie from Thor: The Dark World director Alan …

Marvel And DC Fans: Stop Rooting Against Each Other's Films

Marvel Studios had a good day. Tuesday brought a major event at which the studio unveiled their future superhero film titles and release dates, revealed some new footage from next summer’s <i>Avengers: Age of Ultron</i>, and made casting announcements. Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige was on stage to …

There will be a lot of Marvel and DC Comics movies in the next few years

Earlier this month, Warner Bros. announced its roadmap for DC Comics movies through 2020, and today, Marvel Studios revealed its plans as well. Basically, if you're into superhero/comic book movies, you're set for the next seven years. Need a quick rundown of all that's coming? No worries, we've …

10 Things We've Learned From Marvel's Announcements

Marvel revealed a total of nine movies as being part of their Phase 3 slate at an event in Los Angeles on Tuesday, and fans still haven’t been able …

Watch The Avengers: Age of Ultron new trailer

Marvel has announced a slate of new films, including a two-part Avengers sequel and Thor 3 - plus an extended Age of Ultron trailer<p>Marvel has announced that a third Avengers film, The Avengers: Infinity War, is on its way, with the first of the two films due to be released in May 2018. The second …

Carol Danvers, Marvel's first female superhero, is also the most powerful

LOS ANGELES — Carol Danvers — a.k.a. Captain Marvel — won't just be Marvel Studios' first woman to carry a superhero film. She can also kick all the …

Marvel Studios To Diversify Its Movies

At an event in Hollywood Tuesday, the Marvel Studios announced a number of movies, but two stood out: <i>Black Panther</i> and <i>Captain Marvel</i>. Both of those films will feature lead actors who aren't white men.<p>Chadwick Boseman will play the Black Panther. The film's set to be released Nov. 3, 2017. Boseman's …

NASA Rocket Bound For Space Station Explodes After Liftoff

This is the moment an unmanned commercial supply rocket bound for the International Space Station exploded just moments after liftoff Tuesday …

Female Captain Marvel to get her own movie

Captain Marvel will be Marvel's first female-led superhero film<p>The comic book character Captain Marvel will get her own stand-alone <b>film</b>, Marvel announced today.<p>The move brings Marvel into line with rival comic book franchise DC. Earlier this month, Warner Bros announced a slate of new DC titles, …

Alan Rickman Played an Epic Prank on Daniel Radcliffe While Filming Harry Potter

Daniel Radcliffe, who’s busy promoting his new film <i>Horns</i>, took to Reddit to answer troves of questions for fans this week.<p>Unsurprisingly, the fans …

Marvel announces Black Panther film

Black Panther, the first black superhero to appear in a mainstream comic book franchise, will be played by Chadwick Boseman<p>Black Panther, the first black superhero to ever appear in a mainstream comic book franchise, will get his own <b>film</b>, Marvel announced today. The character will be played by the …

Met Office says new supercomputer will provide more reliable weather warnings

The Met Office is forecasting that its new supercomputer, costing £97m and weighing 140 tonnes, will provide earlier warnings of disruptive weather such as flooding, strong winds, fog and heavy snow.<p>Based at the Exeter Science Park, construction of the government-funded High Performance Computer …

Manchester Student Dragged Into Alley And Raped As She Walked Home From A Night Out

A student in Manchester was dragged into an alley and raped in a "harrowing and distressing" attack on her way home from a night out, prompting …

Hackers Are Exploiting Microsoft PowerPoint to Hijack Computers

Hackers are exploiting a security flaw in Microsoft Office by using PowerPoint to attack Windows users and gain control of computer …

Google's redesigned Play Music app offers stations that suit your mood

You know how there were hints that Google Play Music was about to get a Material Design makeover? As it turns out, that's just a small piece of what's in store. Google has updated its Play Music Android, iOS and web apps with a new Listen Now page that focuses on context-aware music stations from …

10 Mind-Blowing Facts About Black Holes

They're thought to be what anchors galaxies — some of the largest objects in the universe.<p>And what happens past their event horizon, also known as the point of no return, can only be speculation since we will never get a chance to see it with our own eyes and live to tell the tale.<p>Despite decades …

Black Holes