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Seth Rogen Sorry If 'American Sniper' Comments Offended Anyone

Seth Rogen has provided further context and explanation for a joke he made about "American Sniper."<p>"I truly hope this clears things up," Rogen wrote in a tweet on Thursday, before linking to a screenshot of text that included an apology to anyone who was offended.<p>On Sunday, Rogen tweeted that …

Windows 10 goes mobile, what does it mean for Android?

Microsoft made a few huge announcements yesterday, primary of which was the introduction of Windows 10. One huge feature stood out for us, the fact that Windows 10 will work across all of your available platforms, from the PC to your tablet, and even on your phone.<p>Microsoft has been struggling a …

Windows 10

Astronomers Catch Mysterious Radio Blast From the Distant Universe

Science & InnovationNo Place Like Home<p>Coming from far beyond the galaxy, an extremely energetic blast of radio waves has been snared by astronomers lying in wait. Lasting for just a few thousandths of a second, the burst is the first of an enigmatic class of objects to be observed in real-time, …

Atomic Scientists Say Humanity Is Closest to Destruction Since 1984

According to the Doomsday Clock, calamity is two "minutes" closer. We were farthest from disaster in 1991.<p>Doomsday has always been at least seven minutes away. That's according to the "Doomsday Clock," a symbolic timepiece that ticks off humanity's proximity to, well, doom. (Doom!)<p>The clock, …

Cold War

Marvel Wants To Add Star Power To ‘Doctor Strange’ With Chiwetel Ejiofor

A few months ago, one of the hottest casting rumors had director Sam Mendes and Sony Pictures trying to lock down Oscar-nominated actor Chiwetel Ejiofor for a role in the upcoming James Bond film, <i>SPECTRE</i>. Sadly, while that would have loaded the 24th installment of the beloved spy franchise with …

Up close with the HoloLens, Microsoft's most intriguing product in years

<b>by Dieter Bohn</b><p>By far, the most impressive demo for my money was the <i>Minecraft</i> demo — though Microsoft called it something like "Building Blocks" or some such, presumably so as not to fully commit to releasing a full holograph version of <i>Minecraft</i>. But before we could enter this virtual world — …

'X-Men: Apocalypse' casts 'Game of Thrones' actress as Jean Grey, plus a new Cyclops and Storm

Next year’s <i>X-Men: Apocalypse</i> will feature younger versions of three of the most famous mutant superheroes. Director Bryan Singer just announced via …

Comics

J.Lo unwisely dallies with 'The Boy Next Door'

No good sex goes unpunished in "The Boy Next Door," breathless, uninspired January junk that feels like the iffiest bits of a Lifetime movie and late-night cable schlock slapped together. (And not erotically.)<p>In what qualifies as a stretch, the definitely-knows-she's-sexy Jennifer Lopez plays a …

The end of Hathahate: How Anne Hathaway outgrew her haters

<b>Anne Hathaway (Reuters/Carlo Allegri)</b><p>Hollywood’s most mysteriously despised celebrity has deftly navigated her return to the limelight<p>Anna Silman<p>January 22, 2015 5:45pm (UTC)<p>2013 awards season was the era of peak Hathahate. As Anne Hathaway racked up the statues for her performance as Fantine in" …

Anne Hathaway

The Internet will vanish, says Google's Eric Schmidt

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Digitally speaking, we're not even plodding along yet.<p>Why, AT&T is throttling my data this month and my phone still won't work too well in half of California's Wine Country.<p>However, Eric Schmidt, Google's …

Why The Apple Watch Doesn’t Need More Than A Few Hours Of Active Use Time

Apple’s upcoming wearable still prompts a lot of questions, not least of which is how long it will last on a full charge of its battery. A new report form 9to5Mac suggests that Apple is looking at a smartwatch that will offer 2.5 hours of continuous use for processor-intensive applications like …

Smartwatches

And The New Top-Grossing Movie Of 2014 Is...

The top-grossing movie of 2014 in America is no longer Walt Disney's <i>Guardians of the Galaxy</i> but rather Lions Gate Entertainment's <i>The Hunger Games: Mockingjay part I</i>. As of last night, the third of four <i>Hunger Games</i> films has surpassed the $333.2 million earned by the Marvel superhero film. This …

Leaked Galaxy S6 Details Hint At Samsung's Plan To Rival Apple Pay

The Samsung Galaxy S6 is going to be one of the most anticipated Android devices this year. The Galaxy S6 is expected to have a glass and metal body, improvements in the TouchWiz interface responsiveness, a major decrease in memory consumption, upgraded cameras and a boost in the chipset, according …

Phones