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Netflix To Premiere Final Season Of Clone Wars Animated Star Wars Show March 7

Long running animated series Star Wars: The Clone Wars will have a new home for its sixth and final season – Netflix . The show will debut all 13 episodes of its last run on March 7 on the streaming video service for subscribers in the U.S. and Canada. The season is known collectively as “The Lost …

Best Buy to trim $50 off all iPhones

Starting this Sunday, the deal renders the 16GB iPhone 5 free with the standard two-year agreement.<p>Consumers looking for an iPhone could shave $50 off the price through a new sale from Best Buy.<p>From Sunday, February 16, through Saturday, February 22, Best Buy will slash $50 off the price of all …

iPhone 5

Taco Bell will start taking orders via smartphone later this year

Fourthmeal is going mobile. Later this year, Taco Bell will start accepting orders via smartphone, according to trade publication <i>Nation's Restaurant News</i><i>.</i> Rather than turn elsewhere for an existing mobile ordering solution, the fast food chain has reportedly spent more than two years perfecting its …

There Will Be A New Nintendo Console, But When?

In all this recent discussion between Nintendo, investors and fans in the wake of their lackluster performance over the past year, one bit of information seems to have gotten lost. Nintendo all but confirmed that they will indeed be making a new console in the future, one fashioned after learning …

Cheaper By The Dozen 2 review

Steve Martin returns for an obnoxious sequel to his 2003 success that has “contractual obligation” written all over it. There may be a new director …

Double Dragon Neon launching today on Steam with online co-op

<i>Double Dragon Neon</i>, WayForward Technologies' '80s-drizzled update of the classic beat-'em-up, is now available on Windows PC via Steam for $9.99, publisher Midnight City announced today.<p>The PC port, which was handled by Abstraction Games, includes one major feature that wasn't present in the …

Bring Your Retro Games Into the Modern Age with These Emulator Tricks

You probably already know you can play your favorite retro games on your computer, tablet, or phone with an emulator. But emulators are good for more …

10 extremely good games that are completely free

Feel like playing something new, but you’re on a tight budget? Well, there’s certainly a wide array of great games available for free on the PC, and …

EA faces criticism over mobile Dungeon Keeper game

<b>Electronic Arts is facing strong criticism over the in-app payment system in its Dungeon Keeper game.</b><p>Many said the game was "unplayable" unless they spent significant sums to speed up progress and get upgrades.<p>EA said it had designed the game to fit in with typical patterns of mobile play and …

Indie Gaming

Resident Evil's Creator Got a Copy of Willow For Joining Capcom

You know him as the director of the original <i>Resident Evil</i> and the man behind the upcoming horror game, <i>The Evil Within</i>, but back before he joined …

Capcom

Final Fantasy VI Is Out On iOS Today

One of the greatest RPGs ever made is out on iOS today. It'll cost you $15.99, and it's got touchscreen-adapted controls and a brand new coat of …

Final Fantasy

The Internet Reacts To The New Sonic

Didya hear? Sonic and his friends are getting a facelift—and being that he's one the most iconic video game characters out there, people have reacted …

Retrogaming

Meet The Man Who Hacked Jeopardy

When Arthur Chu got the call saying he'd been selected to go on <i>Jeopardy</i>, his first move was thorough and decisive: He went to Google and typed in …

Jeopardy

New Ransomware Blocks Your DNS Connection And Forces Your Computer To Mine Bitcoins

A new bit of malware, Linkup, is a clever girl. First it takes control of the DNS servers your computer pings to connect to the Internet and, while you’re wondering how to delete it, begins mining bitcoins on the sly. Anti-virus purveyors Emsisoft identified the ransomware in the wild.<p>The program …

Amazon Prime snags 'Archer' and five more Fox series, launches 10 free pilots

The content arms race between streaming-video providers Netflix, Amazon and Hulu (and YouTube/Google Play and Crackle and Redbox and... you get the picture) shows no signs of slowing down, and here's Amazon's latest assault. The Prime Instant Video service is pushing new, exclusive, original …

Apple CEO Cook reiterates: New product categories in the works

Tim Cook has hinted in the past that his company is working on new product categories, but he has provided a direct answer on the topic in a recent interview.<p>Although Tim Cook has hinted in the past that Apple is looking at other product categories, the company's chief executive on Thursday left no …

Wall Street

6 Gorgeous Concept Photos Of The Big-Screen iPhone 6

A few weeks ago, The Wall Street Journal reported that Apple plans to release two new iPhones with bigger screens this year.<p>The first device will have just under a 5-inch screen, likely 4.7 inches to keep the same size ratio the 4-inch iPhone 5S has. The second phone will have a very large screen, …

iPhone

Apple currently plans to release iOS 7.1 in March

While recent reports are pegging a launch sooner than later, reliable sources say that Apple is currently planning to ship iOS 7.1, the first significant update to iOS 7, in March. The iOS 7.1 update is said to not have any “secret features,” and it will basically be what we have been told to …

Y Combinator-Backed Sendwithus Offers A/B Testing And Analytics Tools For Email Marketers

Sendwithus aims to bring optimization and A/B testing to marketers and anyone else sending out targeted promotional emails.<p>The company, which is part of the current class of Y Combinator-incubated startups, was founded by Matt Harris and Brad Van Vugt. Harris told me that Sendwithus emerged from …

Flappy Bird Developer Says He’s Taking The Hit Game Down Tomorrow

The developer of the popular mobile game Flappy Bird just declared that he’s taking the game down tomorrow.<p>Dong Nguyen, an indie game developer based in Hanoi, Vietnam, tweeted, “I am sorry ‘Flappy Bird’ users, 22 hours from now, I will take ‘Flappy Bird’ down. I cannot take this anymore.” He then …

Kickstarter-funded film reunites Joss Whedon's 'Dollhouse' cast

Launching online on Friday, the new film "Lust for Love" comes together through some Kickstarter love and the efforts of several favorites from the Whedonverse.<p>A film funded through Kickstarter donations is making its online debut today with a cast that should bring a smile to the face of many a …

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