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This Trailer For An Upcoming Russian Superhero Flick Looks Awesome

Russia is getting into the superhero film craze with <i>Zaschitniki.</i> A trailer for the film came out in the fall of 2015, and it looks like amazing fun. …

Writer Pro: The Ultimate Writing Tool For Mac, iPad And iPhone Is Here

In the world of minimalist text editors that do geeky things like support Markdown, iA Writer is one of the best. Made by Information Architects in Tokyo, the app has sold over 1,000,000 copies in the App Store since its release in 2010.<p>The followup to iA Writer has been released today on Mac and …

Seagate introduces a new drive interface: Ethernet

Seagate's new Kinetic architecture turns disk drives into cloud storage servers.<p>It’s not time to say goodbye to the old storage network quite yet, …

How one small American VPN company is trying to stand up for privacy

CEO: “We’ve never been asked for keys nor [have we] handed over user data."<p>In recent months, I’ve started to take my own digital security much more …

Apple releases iOS 7.0.3 to fix bugs, add iCloud Keychain support

The small update also fixes iMessage and an iPhone 5S sensor calibration problem.<p>Hot on the heels of its big hardware and software announcements …

Mavericks: An operating system in pictures

Apple's latest OS arrived on Macs today... for free.<p>Today Apple announced that its long-anticipated operating system, OS X 10.9 Mavericks, would be …

All The New iOS 7 Features You Need To Know About For AirDrop, Safari, And The App Store [iOS 7 Review]

So what can you share with AirDrop? Pretty much anything<p>Searching for apps in the App Store is still a pretty bad experience<p>iOS 7 gives Safari some of its biggest new features in years, and boy has it needed them

iOS 7 Review Roundup

“iOS 7 brings Apple’s mobile operating system up to par with the competition in most of the areas that it had started to lag behind, and pushes it far ahead in others.”<p>“After the iPhone in 2007 and webOS in 2009, I wondered often and out loud what would be next. It’s this. iOS 7 is what’s next.”

Podcast: Breaking down the Steve Jobs movie

It’s the first ever version of the Macworld Movie Club on this special edition of the Macworld Podcast, as we discuss the movie <i>Jobs</i>. Joining me in …

Why Samsung Is Creeping Me Out

Samsung is a great company that makes great products. But its over-the-top Apple obsession and weird marketing ideas are really starting to creep me out.<p>The latest Samsung marketing weirdness: A TV commercial in Iceland for the Galaxy S4 appears to be a journey inside the corporate psyche of …

Where does the Standard Model of physics come from?

The Standard Model of particle physics is a triumph of science. It's a collection of 17 particles, and four forces. Physicists like to call it …

Exciting new trailer for 'Man of Steel'

MANILA, Philippines - Heart pumping. Intense.<p>These were the only words that came to mind as we watched the new "Man of Steel" trailer posted on …

PH surprises with 7.8% growth in Q1

MANILA, Philippines (3rd UPDATE) - Defying economists' expectations, the Philippine economy grew 7.8% in the first quarter of 2013, the highest since …

PH competitiveness rank jumps to 38th

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) - The Philippines was one of the most improved countries in the region in the 2013 World Competitiveness Yearbook (WCY) …

Philippines vs Indonesia: Which is 'better'?

MANILA, Philippines – It’s been a close battle between Asia’s two rising economic stars -- Philippines and Indonesia.<p>At first, Indonesia was edging …

Jony Ive paints a fresh, yet familiar, look for iOS 7

According to multiple people who have either seen or have been briefed on the upcoming iOS 7, the operating system sports a redesigned user-interface that will be attractive to new iOS users, but potentially unsettling for those who are long-accustomed to the platform…<p>The new interface is said to …

IMF 'carefully' monitoring capital flows to Asia

SINGAPORE - The International Monetary Fund said Monday, April 29, it is "carefully" monitoring massive capital flows into Asia and urged the …

Worst terrorist attacks in sports

MANILA, Philippines -- Like what the Olympic values stand for, sports are played to foster excellence, respect and friendship. There are times, …

Dealing with data caps

Reader Robert Cullers, like many people, faces the bitter realities of streaming media. He writes:<p><i>You keep telling us how to use the Internet for</i> …

Interview: Jonathan Coulton and Greg Pak on their Kickstarter project 'Code Monkey'

Today, Jonathan Coulton and Greg Pak launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund a new comic based on JoCo's signature songs.<p>With artwork by Pak's …

VIDEO: Star Wars, the Mickey Mouse edition? http://rplr.co/11eb64p

How to handle Notification Center annoyances

Notification Center on Mountain Lion is quite useful. But sometimes, you end up with a bunch of stacked notifications that you’re not quite ready to …

71.4% Say They Would Never In A Million Years Be Caught Dead Buying A BlackBerry

No one wants to own a Blackberry. That’s the takeaway from a new poll which asks people which device they’d never be caught dead using. There aren’t many people who wouldn’t be caught dead buying an iPhone, though.<p>In a survey by research house Raymond James, respondents were asked the usual bevvy …

Who's addicted to Candy Crush?

MANILA, Philippines - Sweet, tasty, delicious, and divine!<p>Has Candy Crush taken over your life? You are not alone.<p>This top grossing multiplatform app …

Mac Gems: Disk Doctor 2.1 frees up storage space on your Mac

There has never been a great way to clear out the cruft on your Mac’s hard drive. Superfluous files, application caches, unused language files that …

How a Beautiful Woman With a Cow's Tail Will Win Your Heart in Thale

Norway makes the best monster movies. From the Nazi zombies of <i>Dead Snow</i> to theChristian blood sniffing beasts of <i>Trollhunter,</i> when it comes to big …

EA executive responds to “worst company” poll: “We owe gamers better performance”

COO Peter Moore steps up for company, but says: "we’ve made plenty of mistakes."<p>In the spirit of March Madness, The Consumerist has been running its …

Frustrated with iCloud, Apple’s developer community speaks up en masse

Some are turning away from iCloud altogether after bad user experiences.<p>Apple's iCloud is marketed to us end users as a convenient and centralized …