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Microsoft ramps up backwards compatibility for Xbox One, offers 'The Witcher 2' for free

Microsoft is finally getting aggressive in its roll-out of backwards-compatible Xbox 360 games for its current generation console, the Xbox One. In a blog post today, the company announced it will offer a free downloadable copy of action-RPG ‘The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings<i>‘</i> along with a list of …

Warner Bros. is planning 11 superhero movies from now through 2020 — here are all of them

DC Comics is finally playing catch-up.<p>While Marvel is working on the 13th film in its cinematic universe, the DC multiverse — which includes hugely popular heroes Wonder Woman, Batman, and Superman — only includes 2013's "Man of Steel."<p>But that's about to change. In October 2014, the studio …

DC Comics

All The Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Games

The Xbox One's backwards compatibility feature, introduced in November 2015, lets you play original Xbox and Xbox 360 games on the current-gen console. But what games are available? We've rounded them all up--and we'll continue to update this post as new games are made available to the extensive …

Gaming

Democrats are bracing for a nasty debate between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders

Take the first Democratic debate. Sanders was asked about Clinton's use of a private email sever while secretary of state, an issue that's dogged her campaign and raised issues about her trustworthiness.<p>"The American people are sick and tired of hearing about your damn emails!" Sanders exclaimed, …

Suicide Squad trailer prepped with posters featuring Deadshot, Harley Quinn, and more

The new <i>Suicide Squad</i> trailer is dropping this Tuesday, and director David Ayer and his cast released new posters to get us ready.<p>“Worst. Heroes. …

Harley Quinn

"Not True" That Microsoft Will Turn Off Xbox 360 Servers in November, Exec Says

Don't believe everything you read on the Internet. Asked on Twitter recently to weigh in on rumors that Microsoft would turn off the Xbox 360's servers this coming November, Microsoft's top gaming boss Phil Spencer succinctly stated: "Not true."<p>For the sake of comparison, Microsoft discontinued …

Nintendo President Talks About NX, the Mission of Surprising the Fans and Becoming an Entertainment Company

Nintendo’s New President Tatsumi Kimishima shared with the online version of the Japanese newspaper Mainichi Shinbun quite a few interesting thoughts …

The Struggle to Finally Desegregate American Cities

The government had a plan to provide low-income housing in Baltimore by giving incentives to developers. But two years later, not a single housing unit has been built.<p>The effects of racism can be invisible, but they're obvious if you drive around Baltimore: The center of the city is over 60 percent …

Apple Music is about to wall off its radio stations

Apple Music is shutting down its ad-supported radio as of January 28, pushing Beats 1 as the premier free “broadcast” for Apple. Apple sent the news out in an email to subscribers and free listeners today.<p>You’ll still be able to listen to all the Apple Music radio as an Apple Music member, but not …

X-Men: Apocalypse: Oscar Isaac movie is 'biggest X-Men film we've done,' says Simon Kinberg

It’s a brave new world for the X-Men. <i>Days of Future Past</i> effectively reset the timeline, and now one of the most powerful villains from the comics is …

Comics

From Medical Tests To Drones In Backyards: Is Physical Privacy Dead?

What happens in an era when companies can force their employees to take blood tests and deny them health insurance if they don’t comply, when insurance companies use credit card purchases to track the health of their insured, and when drones can hover over private backyards or outside bedroom …

Employment

Murdoch praises Trump's 'winning strategy'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Media mogul Rupert Murdoch believes Donald Trump's ability to appeal across party lines will lead to victory over Texas Sen. Ted Cruz.<p>"Cruz bets uniting white conservatives/evangelicals enough, Meanwhile Trump appealing across party lines. Surely the winning strategy," Murdoch …

50 Most Anticipated Movies of 2016

Chances are good that most folks are still a little hungover from all the lightsaber fights, superhero flights of fancy, Western revivals and "bear …

Microsoft’s HoloLens will be ‘totally wireless’ with up to 5.5 hours of battery life

Microsoft technical evangelist Bruce Harris has unveiled new details for Microsoft’s augmented reality headset, HoloLens. At an event in Tel Aviv, Harris was recorded (via Petri) saying that that any universal Windows 10 app will run natively on the device, as we’ve already heard, and that …

Articles about bold renovated victorian spells out hello its facade on Dwell.com - Dwell

Self-taught designer Tom Givone continues his practice of updating 19th-century farmhouses with unexpected details and salvaged...<p>Tragedy begets opportunity in San Francisco when a fire-scorched Victorian is rebuilt from within.<p>First impressions are lasting.<p>An architect immersed in the history of …

See First Screenshots for Bayonetta Dev's Rumored Cel-Shaded TMNT Game

Though it remains officially unannounced, the evidence for a new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles game from Bayonetta developer Platinum Games and Activision continues to mount. The latest evidence is a batch of screenshots for the cel-shaded game supplied by a source to PureXbox.<p>According to a ratings …

Who's Your Favorite Video Game Dragon?

According to the official calendar of shady holidays, today is Appreciate a Dragon Day, the one day a year when we can all stop, picture a dragon in …

Men over 30 are outdoing women with their selfies

Do women take more selfies than men? What’s the most popular camera angle? Is the right side of our face better than our left?<p>You can now explore and compare global selfie trends with Selfiexploratory, an interactive dashboard from the team behind Selfiecity that analyzes thousands of Instagram …

Woman tags sister-in-law on Facebook, faces year in jail

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>If a court has told you to keep a low profile and not communicate with someone, it's best to stay off Facebook.<p>Facebook still counts as communication.<p>This advice was apparently not taken by Maria Gonzalez …

Internet

Facebook is testing a new browser that will make sure you never leave the app

Another day, another feature being tested at Facebook. This time around, it looks like the company is working on a seriously improved in-app browser.<p>Here’s the old one that most people are used to seeing:<p>And here’s the new one:<p>It’s worth noting the company has been testing it for at least a couple …

Apps

EA launches Origin Access today — $5 for its Netflix of games and early trials

Electronic Arts is bringing one of the best deals in gaming to PC players.<p>The game publisher is starting a new service called Origin Access. For $5 per month, subscribers will get three main perks from this premium membership .The first is what EA calls “The Vault.” This is where the company makes …

16 Xbox One games we’re dying to get our hands on in 2016

As the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One console war continues, this year’s gaming catalog may give Microsoft an extra push. With major blockbuster titles …

Gaming

Snoop Dogg was not happy that Xbox Live was down — so he complained to Bill Gates

Snoop, real-name Calvin Cordozar Broadus, posted two Instagram videos outlining his annoyance with Microsoft.<p>"Message to [Microsoft] n [EA] server fix your s--- or Playstation here we come," he wrote.<p>Broadus then posted another message in which he urged former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates to reach out …