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Sony Just Lost E3 In Spectacular Fashion

The major E3 press conferences are over, and we’re moving on to the demo and show floor portion of the thing. The major companies have said their piece, we’ve seen some great games, we’ve wondered about the absence of some others and we’re generally set up for an impressive run of titles from …

Fallout 76 sparks more fan anxiety about direction of series

Fallout is in crisis<p><i>Fallout</i> may be one of the biggest AAA gaming franchises around, but over the last few years the post-apocalyptic series has found itself in turmoil. What started out as a gritty narrative-driven role-playing game has, with the release of 2016’s <i>Fallout 4</i>, transformed into more of …

Spider-Man: Homecoming 2's Villain Confirmed, Jake Gyllenhaal In Talks

While Marvel's plans beyond next May's still-untitled fourth Avengers movie are largely unknown, we do know that the sequel to <i>Spider-Man: Homecoming</i> will arrive a couple of months later. Tom Holland will return as Spidey, and it has now been reported that Jake Gyllenhaal is in talks to play the …

The stigma against oatmeal raisin cookies is grotesque

No matter how hard it tries, no matter how many recipe formations it attempts to squeeze into, it seems the oatmeal raisin cookie can <i>never</i> do …

Facebook tries to pop your media bubble with new related articles feature

Facebook wants to help you get out of your media bubble.<p>The social network is testing a feature that will provide users with additional context when …

Apple produces half a gallon of fake sweat every day for product testing

In addition to the tech it publicly releases, Apple invests in some pretty wacky technology most people never even hear about.<p>One example? The half-gallon of synthetic sweat Cupertino pumps out every single day to see how well its products withstand the day-to-day rigors of real-world use. Yes, …

HTC's squeezable phone is coming next month

HTC is gearing up to unveil its U squeezable phone, and it now has a date in mind for the big reveal: May 16.<p>The HTC U is expected to bring a new feature called Edge Sense, which uses sensors embedded in the handset’s frame to let you control apps and phone functions by squeezing or swiping along …

Guy sneaks a fake 'Relationship Saving Station' into Ikea

A trip to Ikea with your significant other can be the ultimate test. It's hard to determine just how many relationships have perished while shopping …

Earth - Asteroids are not the only threat to life from space

We are here by the skin of our teeth. Evolution could well have turned out differently, and the fact that it did not may well be down to freak, chance events. Life on Earth has faced a string of accidents, weird situations and outright catastrophes, from sudden ice ages to collisions with asteroids …

Tips For Playing Final Fantasy XV

So you’re joining Noctis and crew for the road trip to end all road trips. Now what kind of food should you bring? And how do you convince them to …

The 21 games on SNES Classic, ranked

Nintendo’s NES Classic mini was one of the hottest items on gamers’ lists last holiday season, and for good reason. The small box paid tribute to a …

Retrogaming

Einstein Might Be Completely Wrong About the Speed of Light

The consequences would be far more earth-shattering than we could possibly predict.<p>Every high school physics student can ramble this off by memory: …

Humans may dream of traveling to Mars, but our bodies aren’t built for it

Reports of a new space race tell of NASA’s plan to send astronauts to Mars in the 2030s and SpaceX Chief Executive Elon Musk’s ambition to get private explorers there first. This race, however, can’t be won with either’s current technology, regardless of their spending or commitment.<p>The barrier is …

National Academy of Sciences

Dozens of Fan Artists 'Re-Animate' Classic Spider-Man Cartoon

More than 70 artists came together to reimagine a 12-minute episode of <i>Spider-Man</i>, and the result is something that has to be seen to be</i> …

AT&T considering permanently ending Galaxy Note 7 sales

Carriers might cancel the Note 7 on their own<p>If Samsung doesn't officially cancel the Galaxy Note 7's release, US carriers might try and do it themselves. AT&T is considering ending all further sales of the plagued Note 7, according to a report from Bloomberg tonight. A decision could come as soon …

Chinese Couple Have Been Living in a Cave for the Past 54 Years

Unable to afford a proper home after getting married, a Chinese couple moved into a mountain cave near the city Nanchong, and have been living there …

Final Fantasy 15 Director Says Map Size Will Be ‘Incomparable’ to Other Games « Video Game News, Reviews, Walkthroughs And Guides

You’ve heard it plenty of times before. Square Enix’s <i>Final Fantasy 15</i>, among other things, will be the developer’s biggest <i>Final Fantasy</i> till date. …

What the set of the original 'Star Trek' series was like 50 years ago

<i>Editor's note: The first episode of "Star Trek" premiered today (Sept. 8) on NBC in 1966. The L.A. Times was there 50 years ago on the bridge of the Enterprise interviewing show creator Gene Roddenberry and taking in the "spectacular" set.</i><p><i>Not sure what to make of this highly ambitious sci-fi</i> …

Science Fiction

Comcast's New All-You-Can Internet Fee Sounds Like a Trick

Comcast is trying out a new fee that offers an all-you-can internet upgrade to customers with data caps. The so-called “Unlimited Data Option” allows …

Samsung to give iPhone users a trial run with new Galaxy smartphones

Samsung is eager to get its new phones to a lot of people -- especially iPhone users.<p>The Korean electronics conglomerate said Friday that it would give iPhone users a chance to try its latest smartphones, the curved display-rocking Galaxy S6 Edge+ and the jumbo Galaxy Note 5 . (The standard S6 Edge …

NASA is working on drones that can fly in space

NASA is building robots to explore other planets, and drone technology for Earth. The logical next step: robot drones in space.<p>New research out of NASA’s Kennedy Space Center shows that the agency is working on ways to explore other planets and asteroids using robots that can fly to places its …

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Bear breaks into bakery, eats all the pies that aren't rhubarb

A Colorado bear is proving that it's not just a glutton for any and all food — he has standards.<p>The bear apparently broke into the Colorado Cherry …

Bull Chases Robbery Suspect

An Alabama robbery suspect got into some serious beef when he ran across a bull while allegedly fleeing police Wednesday.<p>Police in the city of Arab, in the northern part of the state, said suspect Brad Lynn Hemby, 26, and a female accomplice were chased from a house they were robbing after the …

Sony's new PlayStation 4 arrives with 1TB of storage next month

Microsoft's Xbox One isn't the only console getting a storage upgrade. Sony today announced its new PlayStation 4 1TB Ultimate Player Edition, a new version of the console that comes with twice the hard drive space of the previous model. The new console is coming to Japan before the end of June, …

The Inside Story of Star Trek's Greatest Cliffhanger

"Mr. Worf, fire." With those words closed part 1 of "The Best of Both Worlds." When that episode of <i>Star Trek: The Next Generation</i> aired 25 years ago …

Ewan McGregor interested in Star Wars return, Trainspotting 2

Rumours were swirling around a few weeks ago that Ewan McGregor may be lured back to the <i>Star Wars</i> saga, to reprise the role of Obi-Wan Kenobi. …

For two days, Fallout Shelter earned more than Candy Crush

Bethesda's surprise announcement at last week's E3 showcase is paying off for the developer in a pretty big way: For two days in its launch week, it sat at the number-three top-grossing app on the iTunes app store, according to App Annie data.<p>Ahead of it were free-to-play multiplayer strategy …

Sony's wafer-thin, Android-powered 4K TVs will start at $2,499

Spring has come and gone without any sign of Sony's promised X900C and X910C TVs, but those super-thin 4K sets are finally on their way... well, almost. The slimmest of the bunch, the 0.19-inch thick X900C series, is now slated to arrive in July at hefty prices of $2,499 for a 55-inch model, and …

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