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This Search Engine Is Profitable Without Tracking You Online. And Google and Facebook Could Do It Too

Here's how<p>Facebook could be profitable without tracking you as intently as it does, but the social media network doesn’t want you to realize that. …

Privacy

How Marvel Decided Iron Man Would Be Its First Superhero Movie

It may seem crazy now, but once upon a time Iron Man was anything but a safe bet to lead a film, much less be the starting point for an entire …

Comics

Deadpool 2 Is Better Than the Original—and Funnier, Too

<i>Deadpool 2</i> is a family movie. We know that because, very early on, Deadpool himself says it. Of course, that’s an odd thing for a character known for …

Comics

How to stream every Marvel movie leading up to Avengers: Infinity War

Are the MCU films streaming on Netflix? Hulu? Amazon Prime? Can I buy or rent them? Don't worry; we got you fam.<p><b>Red alert:</b> In celebration of the MCU turning 10 years old, Marvel has dropped the price for over half of the MCU films to $10! This includes all three Iron Mans, The Avengers, Spider-Man: …

Televisions

LEGO Architecture 21042 Statue of Liberty and 21041 Great Wall of China officially unveiled [News] | The Brothers Brick

LEGO has unveiled the next two additions to the Architecture line as the towering <b>21042 Statue of Liberty</b> and <b>21041 Great Wall of China</b>. Lady Liberty …

Lego

Syfy Shows Off New Looks at Nightflyers and the Russo Brothers' Deadly Class Adaptation

Syfy may have just canceled one of the best scifi shows around, but it’s got two interesting genre projects coming up in the form of <i>Nightflyers</i> and</i> …

Comics

Google employees reportedly quit over military drone AI project

Around a dozen Google employees have quit over the company's involvement in an artificial intelligence drone program for the Pentagon called Project Maven, <i>Gizmodo</i> reported today. Meanwhile, nearly 4,000 workers have now demanded an end to the company's participation in Maven in a petition that also …

Artificial Intelligence

'Black Panther' star Chadwick Boseman inspires students to challenge discrimination

<i>Black Panther's</i> Chadwick Boseman returned to Howard University to inspire graduates to use their education to make the world a better place.<p>Boseman, …

Comics

Legion is a Great Reminder of Just How Awful Charles Xavier Was

Though Professor Charles Xavier is a gifted telepath and an excellent educator, he’s also a rather terrible father and all-around menace to teenaged …

Comics

The Plot For Avengers 4 Has Been Leaked Online It Reveals What Happens To Iron Man, Thor Cap

<b>*These could be spoilers if the following things end up happening in Avengers: 4. Tread with caution.*</b><p>Even though half of the MCU’s bigwigs …

Marvel Universe

I Want to Super-Size Every Classic Lego Set I've Ever Owned

Matt Denton has been putting his 3D printer to good use again, possibly the <i>only</i> good use for those plastic-extruding machines. He’s super-sized all …

3D Printing

Infinity War Directors Respond to Deadpool's Spoiler Jab

Avengers: Infinity War directors Joe and Anthony Russo have responded to Deadpool's recent spoiler-related demand, which poked fun at the MCU …

Comics

'Avengers: Infinity War' - James Gunn Reveals What Groot Told Rocket at the End (Spoiler!)

That last “I am Groot” reveals a lot more of the relationship between “Guardians of the Galaxy” characters Groot and Rocket Raccoon<p><i>(Note: This post</i> …

Marvel Universe

The Robot Assault On Fukushima

The night before the mission, Kenji Matsuzaki could not sleep. For more than a year, Matsuzaki and a team of engineers had been developing their …

Nuclear Energy

Watch this mesmerizing timelapse of a LEGO 'Star Wars' creation

Okay, Star Wars Day was Friday but the above video is pretty stellar any day of the year.<p>Grant Davis built this phenomenal LEGO recreation of the …

Lego

Bicycle-powered Lego Millennium Falcon takes over NYC for Star Wars Day

The Millennium Falcon swoops into action in <i>Solo: A Star Wars</i> <i>Story</i> on May 25, but some lucky New Yorkers got to see the ship up close and early. Well, …

Lego

AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR Co-Director Confirms A Popular Soul Stone Fan-Theory - Major SPOILERS

There's a theory doing the rounds which relates to a certain scene right at the end of <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>, and now co-director Joe Russo has …

Marvel Universe

Hasbro Acquires the Power Rangers Brand for $522 Million

“Power Rangers is an iconic brand built on a heritage of great storytelling and merchandising with tremendous upside potential when fully executed …

Power Rangers

Trailers For 'Venom' Are Bracing Us For Disappointment

I criticized the last <i>Venom</i> trailer for, well, an absence of Venom. Without the titular creature, the film looked like just another bland sci-fi thriller, or in other words, a <i>Cloverfield</i> spin-off. Now that we’ve finally seen the creature’s face in full (check out the trailer here), we can rest …

Construction

Marvel Studios Decided On The AVENGERS 4 Title Surprisingly Early In The Development Process

Following the shocking events of <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>, speculation is running rampant about the title of <i>Avengers 4</i> but Kevin Feige has now shed some …

Marvel Universe

Frank Miller: 'I wasn't thinking clearly when I said those things'

After stirring up outrage lambasting Muslims and Wall Street protesters, The Dark Knight Returns creator has been awol from the comics world. He discusses the mentor who got him back on his feet, what he thinks of Donald Trump, and his new prequel to 300<p>As far back as he can remember, Frank Miller …

Dark Knight Returns

Real People Are Turning Their Accounts Into Bots On Instagram — And Cashing In

Verified accounts turning themselves into bots, millions of fake likes and comments, a dirty world of engagement trading inside Telegram groups. Welcome to the secret underbelly of Instagram.<p>In late February, an Instagram account called Viral Hippo posted a photo of a black square. There was …

Social Media

The Touching Reason Tony Stark Has a Flip Phone in Avengers: Infinity War

<b>Warning:</b> This post contains spoilers for <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>.<p>Some fans may have been surprised to see tech genius Tony Stark using an old school …

Marvel Universe

Hunt For Wolverine Reveals How Logan ‘Escaped’ His Adamantium Tomb

<i>SPOILER WARNING: This article contains major spoilers for Hunt For Wolverine by Charles Soule, David Marquez, Paulo Siquiera, Rachelle Rosenberg,</i> …

Comics

VENOM - Official Trailer (HD)

Trailers

'Westworld' creators confirm robots poop, and other Season 2 info I guess

Ever since Philip K. Dick first asked the question <i>Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?</i> and inspired countless sci-fi classics like <i>Blade Runner</i>, we've …

AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR: Take A Closer Look At The Iron Spider's Suit And Pincers With More Hot Toys Images

We've already been treated to a glimpse of this spectacular action figure but now an additional eighteen images have been revealed showing where the …

Marvel Universe

Marvel Studios to skip Hall H at San Diego Comic-Con 2018

Marvel Studios won’t be returning to San Diego Comic-Con’s Hall H this summer.<p>Something Marvel Studios is best known for is its annual San Diego …

Comics

Avengers: Infinity War new footage teases a MAJOR death

<b>Warning: This article contains potential spoilers for Avengers: Infinity War.</b><p><i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> has generally been kept secret in the extensive …

Comics

Avengers: Infinity War could fix Marvel’s X-Men continuity problem

The Disney / Fox merger creates a lot of story problems for the MCU, but the House of M storyline could fix them all<p><i>Warning: major spoilers for</i> <b>Avengers: Age of Ultron</b> <i>and the comics crossover event</i> <b>House of M</b> <i>ahead.</i><p>In 2015’s <i>Avengers: Age of Ultron</i>, Marvel Studios introduced the speedster hero …

Marvel Universe