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'Ready Player One' Is A Visually Dazzling Satire Of Consumer Culture<p>Vince Mancini reviews Steven Spielberg's 'Ready Player One,' a film so dazzling …

‘Finding Dory’: Ellen DeGeneres Deserves an Oscar for Playing a Fish – Variety

Pixar films are known for their sublime character voices — just look at Tom Hanks in “Toy Story” or Paul Newman in “Cars.” But as the title heroine …

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This Incredibly Depressing Supercut Shows What It Would Be Like If Pixar Movies Ended At The Sad Part

There’s so much to love about a Pixar movie. They’ve got great animations, cool story concepts and usually A-list celebrities voicing the characters. Another thing all Pixar movies have in common: the ability to completely rip you to shreds emotionally. We now have the video to prove it.<p>Wonderful …

Pixar's most and least successful movies at the box office, ranked

Though each Pixar film released has made the studio a substantial net profit, not every movie has lived up to the immense success of some of the company's true blockbusters.<p>Using Box Office Mojo's and The Numbers' sales and production statistics for each film, Business Insider has ranked all 19 …

Jim Carrey leads mourners at funeral of his ex-girlfriend Cathriona White

Hollywood star Jim Carrey joined family and friends of his former girlfriend Cathriona White in the Irish village of Cappawhite, where she was buried after being found dead in a house in California in September<p>The Hollywood star Jim Carrey led the mourners at the funeral of his former girlfriend in …

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The high-profile Google exec who almost defected to Dropbox just got a promotion

Among them: Neal Mohan got promoted from vice president of display and video advertising to SVP.<p>We've referred to Mohan as Google's "$100 million man" because of the huge amount of stock the company reportedly dished out to keep him after Twitter tried to poach him four years ago.<p>Then, in June, …

Jimmy Iovine wants Apple to save the world from free music

Jimmy Iovine thinks the music industry is rotting and the once-great album is taking a beating, and it's all the fault of free music. The prolific record producer and Apple Music executive laid out his position in typically bombastic fashion at the Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit in San …

Pandora Acquires Ticketfly For $450M To Sell Concert Tickets

Pandora has a new tool in its belt to fight against Apple Music and Spotify. The music streaming just announced it will purchase Ticketfly, a Ticketmaster-type site, for $450m in cash and stock. Pandora says in a press release that Ticketfly’s service will allow Pandora listeners to better find …

Google has bought abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz.com

But the company may be taking the quest for the perfect domain name a bit too far.<p>In addition to the ABC.xyz domain that Google showed off in August, it seems that it also recently acquired the domain for the entire alphabet.<p>That's right. Google is now the proud owner of the handy internet domain …

Square's New Credit Card Reader Ensures Safer Transactions

The transition to the chip-and-PIN based EMV system promises more secure credit card transactions -- because they couldn't really get less secure.<p>The company that turned every smartphone into a potential credit card payment terminal is taking a step into the future. Square's now taking pre-orders …

Tracy Morgan May Never Perform Again, Doctors Reportedly Say

Tracy Morgan's professional fate is in limbo, with new reports indicating that he suffered a crippling brain injury following the crash he survived this summer.<p>Benedict Morelli, Morgan's lawyer, told Page Six that the "jury is out" on whether the comedian will be able to perform again. He is …

Amazon Warns About 'Racial Prejudices' In 'Tom And Jerry'

Cartoons today aren't like they used to be, and maybe that's a good thing.<p>BBC reports that Amazon Prime is accompanying "Tom and Jerry" with a cautionary statement about depictions of racism.<p>In a screenshot above, "Tom and Jerry: The Complete Second Volume" is given the following warning:<p>"Tom & …

Movie review: Highly anticipated 'Gone Girl' doesn't disappoint

“Gone Girl” is a dark, delicious read. And yet I wish I hadn’t picked up the novel until I had seen the movie. That way all the twisty bends in the …

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Finally, Google Analytics App Arrives on iPhone

Google on Thursday finally released a version of Google Analytics for the iPhone.<p>The iPhone app [iTunes link] comes more than two years after Google …

Microsoft's New CEO Says He Wants to Learn From Google

ASPEN — Microsoft's energetic new hope Satya Nadella is still in his honeymoon period, judging by the warm reception he got at the Fortune Brainstorm …

Google's Nest Buys Dropcam for $555 Million

Nest says it is undertaking the acquisition itself -- and that goes for the privacy policy, too.<p>Dropcam, the popular home monitoring camera startup, will be acquired by Nest, maker of smart thermostats and smoke detectors. The deal is worth $555 million in cash.<p>Nest itself was just purchased by …

Google Search Now Lets You Launch Music Apps From Artist Searches

Google has added yet another feature to Search that now makes it easier than ever to get to music on your phone. Just search for an artist's name and …

Microsoft accidentally confirms existence of Surface Mini

When Microsoft unveiled its Surface Pro 3 tablet last month many had expected the company to also reveal a smaller Surface Mini device, but that never happened. Reports suggested that Microsoft cancelled its plans to launch the Surface Mini just days before its event in New York City. Microsoft has …

Review: Disney's Maleficent - Angelina Jolie Stars as Betrayed Fairy

In the original Walt Disney Animated Classic “Sleeping Beauty” you get the feeling that the evil fairy Maleficent was more than just slighted at not …

LG Netherlands leaks full specs and photos of the G3 flagship smartphone

The G3, LG's latest flagship smartphone, will be officially unveiled tomorrow, but we've seen some leaked designs and features already, from its brushed-metal body to its fast-working laser autofocus system. Now, LG's Netherlands site looks to have posted a product page early, giving us a better …

Forget touch: Gestures may star in Samsung's new smartwatches

Samsung has made progress in many ways with its wearable devices lately, and more improvements could be on the way.<p>Newly published patent applications show the device maker’s interest in enabling a smartwatch to take input based on gestures, which could pose a challenge to devices like the highly …

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The Apple-Beats Deal Is Happening, But Not For Reasons You Might Think

"They want Jimmy and they want Dre," the source tells TechCrunch. "He's got fashion and culture completely locked up."<p>Jimmy Iovine is a founder of Beats and reportedly owns 25% of the company.<p>The rumor that Apple is in talks to buy Beats for $3.2 billion has had everyone scratching their heads the …

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