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Obama And Stewart Have One Last Dance On 'The Daily Show'

President Obama made his seventh appearance on Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Tuesday night. It was a meeting of two men nearing the end of big chapters in their lives: Obama is in the final 18 months of his second term, and host Jon Stewart will leave <i>The Daily Show</i> next …

Flipboard Has Filed To Raise Another $50M

Flipboard’s 75 percent jump in the last six months has it clocking in at over 70 million monthly active users. And it looks like that is not the only recent bump for the startup: It appears to have quietly raised another $50 million in funding.<p>[Update: Flipboard has confirmed our story.]<p>We were …

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PS4 2.57 System Update Coming Soon

A PlayStation 4 system software update has been scheduled for deployment "soon," Sony has announced.<p>The patch will likely be a minor one, set to improve the stability of certain features across the console. No estimated release date for the patch has been disclosed so far.<p>Sony's announcement comes …

Minecraft creators Mojang announce director for forthcoming film of the game

Minecraft creators Mojang have crafted a director for the forthcoming film based on their popular video game.<p>Rob McElhenney, creator and star of the sitcom It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, replaces Night at the Museum’s Shawn Levy, whose vision of a ”Goonies-style” adventure was apparently …

Rain is sizzling bacon, cars are lions roaring: the art of sound in movies | Jordan Kisner

Photograph: Tim Knox<p>Skip Lievsay in his sound studio in Manhattan.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/7/21/1437486693938/a9864c60-ca84-4ef7-b5e6-53a1149d1eda-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Tim Knox<p>Skip Lievsay in his sound studio in …

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Dark Souls 3's combat is faster in a post-Bloodborne world

<i>Dark Souls 3</i>'s combat is faster and more fluid than is predecessors, changes that a hands-on report in the latest issue of Edge puts squarely in the context of a game released after developer From Software's not-quite-Souls-title <i>Bloodborne</i>.<p>Edge's time with <i>Dark Souls 3</i> highlighted two notable …

Photos: When the US last had diplomatic relations with Cuba

Today, the US and Cuban governments will re-open their embassies in each other’s countries, formally establishing diplomatic relations that have waned since the 1959 Cuban revolution and subsequent US embargo.<p>This diplomacy—and the economic connections many hope will follow—could help bring new …

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New York Expected To Approve $15 Fast Food Wage This Week

On Wednesday, New York’s Wage Board is expected to approve a new $15 minimum hourly pay for the state’s 200,000 fast food workers.<p>The move will mark a victory for labor activists and employees of McDonald's, Burger King and their competitors, many of whom have been involved in a nationwide wave of …

'Street Fighter V' Gets A Brutal New Character

At the Evo 2015 Championship Series Capcom announced a new character for the upcoming <i>Street Fighter V</i>. Somewhat reminiscent of the series staple Blanka, this new character also appears to be as brutal.<p>Called Necalli, his fighting style is very violent and he’s closer to a tribal warrior than many …

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