Liam Andrew Wright

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Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy gets a batch of new images

With exactly a week to go until its UK release, Entertainment Weekly has revealed a batch of new images from the upcoming Marvel sequel <b>Guardians of</b> …

Google 'may build an adblocker into Chrome'

Company could announce feature to prevent intrusive online adverts within weeks, according to reports<p>A future version of Google Chrome may include a built-in adblocker, designed to prevent the most intrusive online adverts from being displayed on users’ computers and smartphones by …

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Why Zooming with Your Feet is NOT the Same as Zooming with a Lens

You’ve probably heard it a million times: “zoom with your feet!” This advice comes up almost any time the prime vs zoom lens debate resurfaces, but …

MasterCard is testing new cards with fingerprint sensors to keep your money safe

While fingerprint sensors may be the reason for a delay in the new iPhone, that technology isn't holding back MasterCard from rolling out new credit …

MIT created an app to help you learn a language while waiting for stuff to load

I love learning languages and am currently trying to learn Dutch, but somehow can’t bring myself to open the DuoLingo app or a textbook after a long day at the office. I could feel bad about it… if I didn’t speak a few other languages already. That puts me way ahead of the average American, as 75 …

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Elon Musk Just Outlined How He'll Merge The Human Brain and AI

by Sarah Marquart April 20, 2017 Artificial Intelligence 63981<p>Musk’s History of AI Concerns<p>Elon Musk has made it clear that he is concerned about the …

Presidential Politician Produces StarCraft Maps

If you live in the StarCraft capital of the world, what better way to entice people to vote for you than creating maps for the game!<p>PCMag reviews …

GTA Online's new Tiny Racers mode is a nostalgic throwback to Micro Machines

GTA Online has finally had enough of all this newfangled "camera behind the car" action and is going back to the good old days of top-down racing. …

Crazy news of the day: There is now collegiate varsity “esports” video gaming for women

Beginning in the fall, there will officially be varsity “eSports” available to women in college.<p>Stephens College, an all-women’s school in Columbia, …

48 Hour Offer - Grab Saint's Row 2 for Free on GoG

Grab Saint’s Row 2 for Free on GoG in This 48 Hour Offer<p>To celebrate all the hard work Volition has put in on its new action franchise, <i>Agents of</i> …

‘Dota 2’ Matchmaking Update Explained: Linked Phone Number, Solo Queue And More

Valve has rolled out the Matchmaking Update for “Dota 2.” It brings a lot of changes to the free-to-play multiplayer online battle arena video game. …

Tesla tested Model X's Bioweapon Defense Mode, and it performed admirably

One of the most surprising features of Tesla's crazy-expensive, crazy-fast electric SUV, the Model X, was a feature called the Bioweapon Defense Mode …

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Liverpool owners scrap £77 ticket and apologise to fans

<b>Liverpool's owners have scrapped their controversial £77 ticket and apologised for the "distress caused" by last week's pricing announcement.</b><p>Thousands of fans left 77 minutes into Saturday's draw with Sunderland at Anfield in protest at the planned top-price £77 ticket in the new main stand.<p>In …

Why Jeep's $10M Super Bowl Ad Only Used a Third of the Screen

Jeep's quiet "Portraits" ad was among the most memorable spots during the Super Bowl, and not just because it featured a montage of black-and-white …

It's about time: Instagram finally makes multiple account support official

Instagram is finally supporting one of its most requested features.<p>The photo-sharing app announced Monday that Instagram users will begin to see …

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6 Web Design Trends That Are Here To Stay

From artificial intelligence to wearables, here are some of the biggest ideas shaping web design today.<p>Web design thrives on two things: innovation and imitation. Unfortunately, there’s often a lot more of the latter. We all like to seize upon the latest trends, use them until they’re ubiquitous, …

Google DeepMind is going to pitch its AI against the world's best Go player and broadcast it live on YouTube

The announcement, made on Twitter last night, comes less than a week after DeepMind said it had beaten the best Go player in Europe, Fan Hui.<p>The match, which will involve a $1 million (£680,000) wager, will be played in Seoul, South Korea next month and live-streamed over YouTube.<p>Go, the eastern …

British Tabloid the Sun Ends Its Tradition of Using Topless Models

Ending a 40-year tradition, one of Britain’s best-selling national newspapers, the <i>Sun</i>, will no longer feature large photos of topless female models …

19 billion reasons that numbers stopped making sense in 2014

On the fiftieth day of this year, the numbers started to make our heads explode.<p>Facebook announced on Feb. 19 that it had agreed to acquire WhatsApp …

President Obama Calls For A Free And Open Internet, Wants It Reclassified As A Utility

President Barack Obama has come out in favor of net neutrality in a special website and video announcement wherein he lays out his plan for protecting the freedom and openness of the Internet. In a video and letter, he lays out in no uncertain terms that he believes no cable company or access …

Buried Atari 2600 'E.T.' games are for sale on eBay

Remember those <i>E.T.</i> game cartridges that were uncovered in a New Mexico desert in April? Now they're on eBay.<p>Decades of video game speculation was …

Busted! Surface tablets used as iPad stands during CNN election coverage

CNN anchors sat behind Microsoft Surface tablets during the channel's midterm coverage, but some viewers noticed the talent using other devices — …

Someone in Congress really has Wayne Gretzky's back

This is your tax dollars at work, America?<p>Someone with a Congressional IP address noticed that NHL great Wayne Gretzky wasn't getting his props on …

How The 49ers Are Using Beacons To Help You Find Hot Dogs And Beer

Enterprise Wi-Fi provider Aruba Networks officially lit up their homegrown beacon network and accompanying smartphone app at Levi’s Stadium, home of the San Francisco 49ers, today in Santa Clara. After working in beta for that last several months, the deployment now enables a host of location-based …

Microsoft Teams Up With Dropbox

Scoot over, OneDrive for Business.<p>Today Microsoft and Dropbox announced a partnership that will see Dropbox better support Microsoft’s Office suite, and the latter better integrate into the product stack of the storage firm. The news comes after Box, another enterprise-facing storage firm, …

Facebook Asks People To Vote And Tell Friends, Shows Nearest Polling Place

Facebook reaches around 150 million users per day in the United States, and today it’s using that immense power to get people to vote in the mid-term elections. As it’s been doing since 2008, Facebook is showing a “megaphone” announcement atop the News Feed telling people to vote, with a list of …

Grand Theft Auto V Gets A Huge Update For Xbox One, PS4, And PC

Today Rockstar Games unveiled some new footage of Grand Theft Auto from the version set for release on the PS4 and Xbox One on November 18 and the PC on January 27.<p>The biggest reveal: There’s now going to be a mode where you play as if it’s a giant open-world first-person shooter. This mode will be …

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