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The 24 best movies you probably didn't see this year

Every year, plenty of lists appear touting the best movie of the year (we're no exception), box office results are tallied, and a consensus builds around the top movies everyone loved. Some, if they're lucky, end up among the best of all time.<p>These movies are definitely worth watching. Everyone …

Box Office

20 Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2017 (But Shouldn't Have)

If nothing else, 2017 has been a truly great year for science fiction and fantasy films. While many have been major motion pictures that no one could …

Horror

17 Netflix Hidden Gems That'll Stretch Your Imagination

Because good shows make you think.

Getting Started with Python Programming and Scripting in Linux - Part 1 - Part 2

Basic Operations with Python<p>As it is to be expected, you can perform arithmetic operations (feel free to use as many parentheses as needed to perform …

The Ars guide to building a Linux router from scratch | Ars Technica

Remember how our homebrew router embarrassed off-the-shelf options? Go make your own.<p>After finally reaching the tipping point with off-the-shelf …

Linux

This Funny-Looking Gadget Forces You To Unconsciously Exercise At Your Desk

Can’t quite get on board with a standing desk? Try Hovr.<p>In an ideal world, everyone who works in an office would stop every hour and take a 10-minute walk. That’s standard advice from ergonomic specialists to offset the negative effects of sitting all day. It’s also the advice that two startup …

Skoove Teaches You to Play the Piano from the Comfort of Your Computer

If you have a piano or keyboard already and just need the benefit of a little instruction in the right way to play, the best way to read music, and a …

Debugging

Flameless & Windproof: Spark Up 100 Times per Charge at a Smokin' 900-Degrees

No one likes wasting money on lighter after lighter. That's why this dual-beam, eco-friendly lighter is more than a pretty face. It'll save you cash …

Use This Secret Code to Help You Improve Your iPhone Signal

Who knew.<p>A secret iPhone hack has emerged that makes seeking out solid signal easier by showing you how good your connection is in a number rather than an antiquated bar chart system. It's surprisingly simple; you just need to enter a secret code to pull up your iPhone's Field Mode tool.<p>The code …

Mobile Technology

5 Best iPhone Apps to Help You Learn Guitar

Playing guitar can be one of the most relaxing and enjoyable pastimes for many people, not only for the person playing, but for those listening and …

25 hidden iPhone features that are really, truly hidden

How many times have you seen posts on tech sites about “hidden iPhone features” and thought to yourself, <i>these tricks aren’t really hidden at all</i>. We’ve even had a few articles here on BGR with tips that were indeed unknown to most users, but the savvy iOS device owners out there were undoubtedly …

Apps

Netflix's Beasts of No Nation Is the Most Intense War Movie in Years

At the Toronto Film Festival, two movies that will change the way you look at the fight against terrorism.<p><i>Warning: mild spoilers for the films discussed below.</i><p>War in our era is different from war in other eras by virtue of one particular fact: It produces high-quality images. In the Middle East, …

West Africa

Hardcore Henry review – plotless, characterisation-free cinema du Xbox

Director Ilya Naishuller’s gory, first-person action film is like a video game in which we leap, climb, kill and find ourselves bored silly<p>For folks who are too lazy to play their own video games, there’s the movie Hardcore. For 90 minutes, first-time feature director Ilya Naishuller throttles your …

Music Videos

Victoria review: one shot, two hours, total triumph

Shot over two hours in a single, dazzling take, Victoria is one of the year’s most impressive technical achievements – but it’s more than mere gimmick.<p>The German film - which first screened at the Berlin film festival where it won the Silver Bear for Cinematography – signals actor-turned-director …

Owe

24 Movies You Should Watch This Season

If spring is the season of slim pickings at the movies, and summer the time for celluloid junk food, then autumn—the season of mists and mellow fruitfulness, as John Keats once called it—is when the cinematic chefs serve up their most ambitious fare. Every single week you’ll find movies that, even …

A Complete Tutorial on Tree Based Modeling from Scratch (in R Python)

Introduction<p>Tree based learning algorithms are considered to be one of the best and mostly used supervised learning methods. Tree based methods …

Documentary about the rise and fall of Tower records

I loved Tower Records. Not for the records (though I bought a lot of them there), but for the tremendous book and zine section. That's where I …

Los Angeles

Top 50 underappreciated films under 91 minutes long

<i>Cue our apology for splitting an article over more than one page. As regular readers will know, we don't like to do this, and certainly don't want to</i> …