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The Avengers Almost Included Two Surprising Marvel Characters

With <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> ready to stampede into theaters with the biggest collection of Marvel Cinematic Universe superheroes yet, it's hard to believe that it was only six years ago that <i>Marvel's The Avengers</i> brought Iron Man, Captain America, Black Widow, and the rest of the gang together for …

Comics

Technology on Flipboard Just Got Even Better

One of the most read categories on Flipboard is technology, and today it’s becoming an even more essential destination for tech insiders, professionals and enthusiasts, thanks to a major injection of new content, a faster way to browse the day’s news, a way to share articles with your team, and …

Apps

Joss Whedon speaks about his Batgirl exit at Avengers: Infinity War premiere

In 2017, DC fans were ready to see Barbara Gordon’s alter ego on the big screen when <i>Buffy the Vampire Slayer</i> creator and <i>Avengers</i> director Joss Whedon …

Comics

Twitter declares Avengers: Infinity War mind-blowing following world premiere

At last the moment has arrived.<p><i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> had its world premiere on Monday night (April 23) in Hollywood, where the cast, filmmakers, …

Comics

God Of War Is The First Must Have Game Of 2018

The first 2018 must have game has arrived. <i>God of War</i> has arrived for the PlayStation 4.It’s hard to overstate how impressive <i>God of War</i> is. It is the …

PlayStation

Reddit now has more active users than Twitter — and is more engaging than porn

What’s more, Alexa’s data suggests that people spend more time on Reddit each day than they spend on the websites of any other top social platform.<p>The average user spends 15 minutes 47 seconds on Reddit.com each day, compared to just over 11 minutes for visitors to Facebook.com, and 6 minutes 23 …

Reddit

Where’s Hawkeye? The answer could be one of Infinity War’s biggest surprises.

Clint Barton has been absent from Infinity War promos — but fans should be excited, not scared.<p>As the lead-up to next week’s <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> intensifies, Marvel fans have been vocal about the conspicuous absence of Hawkeye during the film’s promotion. Last seen coming out of retirement to …

Marvel Universe

Everything you need to know about the 40-plus important characters in Avengers: Infinity War

For the past two weeks, SYFY WIRE has been running its <i>Infinity War</i> Roundup, your go-to guide for everything you need to know about Marvel's massive …

Marvel Universe

Here's what 14 movies looked like before and after CGI

1/<p>"Beauty and the Beast" created a magical world where Emma Watson, as Belle, dances with a beast.<p>Disney<p>The 2017 adaptation of "Beauty and the Beast" …

Movies

Nobody that was in Infinity War, including Robert Downey Jr., knows anything about Infinity War

It’s become a running joke that the Marvel movie train has highly segmented cars where each member of the film works in isolation from the others so …

Comics

Swedish DJ Avicii dies aged 28: Tributes pour in for EDM record producer

Swedish DJ and record producer Avicii, one of the biggest stars of electronic dance music (EDM) in Europe, was found dead on Friday. He was 28.<p>Publicist Diana Baron said the 28-year-old DJ, born Tim Bergling, was in Muscat, Oman.<p>"The family is devastated and we ask everyone to please respect their …

Avicii

The new poster for the Lando movie — I mean 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' — is a stunner

Just about everything we've seen of the upcoming <i>Solo: A Star Wars Story</i> has been met with the same fan reaction. Uh ... can we get <i>Lando: A Donald</i> …

Star Wars Anthology Series

Alienware may have created the ultimate gamer hotel suite

In the past, we've seen hotel rooms and even entire hotels specifically designed for those who prefer the orange glow of de_dust2 to a sandy beach. But Alienware's new gaming suite in Hilton's Panama City location might well be the easiest place yet to let a week of your life completely pass you …

Televisions

God Of War PS4's Progression System, Explained

God of War on PS4 introduces a surprising number of changes to the series. The latest game does away with the linear structure and progression from past games. Now you can explore an open-ended environment, earn XP to unlock abilities from a skill tree, and even acquire armor sets that improve your …

Gaming Industry

'God of War' is the game I've been waiting for my whole life

There is a moment early in <i>God of War</i> when Kratos and his son Atreus are hunting a boar in the woods near their house. Atreus shoots it with an arrow …

New York State

Roger Federer

It’s no secret that Roger Federer is the greatest tennis player ever. As David Foster Wallace wrote, he is “one of those rare, preternatural athletes …

Roger Federer

LinkedIn somehow bamboozled 100 million people into installing its Android app

Everybody these days has a LinkedIn account, but mostly out of obligation. People don't consciously want to create one like they do with Facebook, …

Android News

Amazon Prime has 100 million-plus Prime memberships — here’s how HBO, Netflix and Tinder compare

Smaller than Netflix, bigger than Spotify.<p>After years of waiting for Amazon to release an actual number, we finally learned yesterday that Amazon now has more than 100 million Prime members globally. That’s a nice, big, round number, but how does that number compare to those of other subscription …

Televisions

Major Studios Will Need to Wrestle Disney to Get a Piece of Popcorn Season

Summer is just around the corner. <b></b>That means that as temperatures rise, spandexed heroes, man-eating dinos and globe-trotting spies will soon be …

Social Media

Shuri one-ups Bruce Banner's smarts in hilarious new Avengers: Infinity War clip

What happens when two of the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s brightest minds collide for the very first time? In this precocious bit of comeuppance …

Marvel Universe

Russo brothers specifically sent Tom Holland a 'really fake' Avengers: Infinity War script

It seems that the Russo brothers will stop at nothing to keep their new film, <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>, from being spoiled. The directors apparently …

Marvel Universe

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ on Track for Heroic Opening

Third ‘Avengers’ movie’s expected success would give Disney nine of the 10 biggest weekends ever<p>Forget about Darth Vader. Luke Skywalker’s newest threat is the Avengers.<p>One week before it hits theaters, “Avengers: Infinity War” is poised for a massive box office debut that could unseat 2015’s “Star …

Avengers: Infinity War

Of course Battlefield and Call of Duty are copying PUBG and Fortnite

Rumors are swirling the upcoming games in the eternally-warring <i>Call of Duty</i> and <i>Battlefield</i> franchises will both contain a battle royale mode — and I have no doubt they’ll both find some way to ruin it.<p><i>Polygon</i> yesterday broke the news that <i>Call of Duty: Black Ops 4</i> might not have a single-player …

Gaming Industry

Is Fortnite going to be ending soon? Rumours circulate that game is shutting down

Fortnite fans have become worried after a rumour started circulating around Twitter claiming that the game would be shutting down.<p>The fears started …

Gaming Industry

Xiaomi Black Shark gaming phone is a liquid-cooled monster

The past couple of months have been dotted with rumors of a gaming smartphone from Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi. The phone was said to be the product …

Mobile Technology

God Of War PS4: Xbox One Boss Congratulates Sony On Review Scores

Review scores for Sony's new God of War game for PlayStation 4 are now online, and one person praising Sony on the game is the gaming boss at chief competitor Microsoft. Xbox boss Phil Spencer today congratulated Sony Santa Monica and PlayStation Worldwide Studios leader Shuhei Yoshida on the …

Santa Monica

New Gmail update said to add self-destructing email you can't print or forward

Google's upcoming redesign has some potentially compelling new features that may change your emailing habits.<p>A few days ago we reported on how Gmail was about to get a big makeover.<p>"We're working on some major updates to Gmail (they're still in draft phase)," a Google representative said in an …

Apps

Movies that have grossed more than $1bn – ranked!

The most lucrative star-filled blockbusters of all time in order of merit, from goofy Dory to the Dark Knight, Bond to Potter and feminist fairytales to the doomed Titanic<p><b>33.</b> <b>Transformers: Dark of the Moon</b> <b>(2011)</b><p>Michael Bay’s first smashy-robots sequel somehow remains the lumbering franchise’s …

Movies

Watch The Star-Studded Ocean's 8 Cast Plan A Heist In New Trailer

The new trailer for <i>Ocean's 8</i> is here. The movie is the latest entry in the series of hit heist thrillers that kicked off with 2001's <i>Ocean's Eleven</i> and features an all-female gang, led by Sandra Bullock and Cate Blanchett.<p>Like the first trailer in December , it shows that the movie is very much …

Box Office

The movies that opened against Star Wars films – and what happened to them

The Force was against them, but how did they fair?<p>You'd have to very brave, very stupid or both to release your movie at the same time as a <i>Star Wars</i> …

Movies