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11 Of The World’s Hottest Bikes

New York City’s soon-to-be-launched bike-sharing program has met with Big Apple-size skepticism. It’s too dangerous for a city with so little cycling infrastructure, detractors cry. The bike stations are too ugly (and a blight on historic neighborhoods), and the bikes themselves are crass …

New York City

‘Star Wars’ spin-off movies in the works, confirms Disney

Disney's developing films 'derived from 'Star Wars' characters that aren't part of the overall saga'<p>Disney is working on several spin-off movies in …

Next-gen Xbox may turn your room into the game using special projector

At this point, it seems like Sony’s and Microsoft’s next-gen consoles are just more powerful iterations of the current boxes. Sure, the PlayStation 4’s graphical capabilities are impressive, but I was hoping for something a bit more futuristic from it.<p>Enter Microsoft’s IllumiRoom projector …

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 …

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Tom Cruise Continues Sci-Fi Kick With Alien Battle Pic 'Yukikaze' – /Film

<b>Tom Cruise</b> has jumped from genre to genre over the course of his decades-long career, but lately the one he seems most invested in is sci-fi. This …

Fun Cartoon Sketches Inspired by Classic Geek Movies

'Interstellar' and 'Transformers 4' to Shoot in IMAX; Michael Bay Will Use New IMAX Camera For Native 'T4' 3D – /Film

Tons of films hit IMAX screens each year, but actually watching footage shot in IMAX remains a special experience. While regular 35mm film can be …

Here's what Yeah Yeah Yeahs' Karen O. thinks of Kanye West's My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy: http://pigeonsandplanes.com/2013/04/yeah-yeah-yeahs-karen-o-speaks-on-being-influenced-by-kanye-west/

15 More Tech Skills That Can Instantly Net You A $100,000+ Salary

Now we've got 15 more to add to the list, from a salary survey done by Global Knowledge and TechRepublic. The research was conducted in late 2012, based on a survey of 9,500 tech professionals.<p>This survey asked these folks how much they earned and which IT certifications they had. That's a little …

Employment

Harley-Davidson Sportster Custom by Art of Racer

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>Custom<br>• French<br>• Harley-Davidson<br>• Motorcycles<br>• Retro<p>Every now and then I like to go and feature a motorcycle that’s a little out …

Matthew McConaughey to star in Christopher Nolan's Interstellar

Matthew McConaughey has confirmed he will star in Christopher Nolan's next film, the science fiction-themed Interstellar.<p>The Texas-born actor, whose …

12 Useful 'Easter Eggs' Hidden In Your iPhone

Apps

Apple’s Next Two iPhones Reportedly ‘Already Designed’ Under Steve Jobs’ Supervision

Those of you that may be concerned about the future of the iPhone now that Steve Jobs is no longer at the helm may yet have something to look forward …

The Maze Runner

• <b>Author:</b> James Dashner<p>Soon to be a major motion picture starring Dylan O'Brien and Kaya Scodelario.<p>The first book in the <i>New York Times</i> bestselling Maze Runner series—<i>The Maze Runner</i> is a modern classic, perfect for fans of <i>The Hunger Games</i> and <i>Divergent</i>.<p>When Thomas wakes up in the lift, the only thing …

The Hobbit

• <b>Author:</b> J. R. R. Tolkien<p>Now a major motion picture<p>A great modern classic and the prelude to <i>THE LORD OF THE RINGS</i> Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a comfortable, unambitious life, rarely traveling any farther than his pantry or cellar. But his contentment is disturbed when the wizard Gandalf and …

The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1)

• <b>Author:</b> Rick Riordan<p>Percy Jackson is a good kid, but he can't seem to focus on his schoolwork or control his temper. And lately, being away at boarding school is only getting worse-Percy could have sworn his pre-algebra teacher turned into a monster and tried to kill him.<p>May 18, 2009 – Percy …

Ready Player One

• <b>Author:</b> Ernest Cline<p><b>The worldwide bestseller—soon to be a major motion picture directed by Steven Spielberg.</b><p>In the year 2045, reality is an ugly place. The only time teenage Wade Watts really feels alive is when he's jacked into the virtual utopia known as the OASIS. Wade's devoted his life to …

Ender in Exile

• <b>Author:</b> Orson Scott Card<p>After twenty-three years, Orson Scott Card returns to his acclaimed best-selling series with the first true, direct sequel to the classic <i>Ender's Game</i>.<p>In <i>Ender’s Game</i>, the world’s most gifted children were taken from their families and sent to an elite training school. At …

Xenocide

• <b>Author:</b> Orson Scott Card<p>The war for survival of the planet Lusitania will be fought in the heart of a child named Gloriously Bright.<p>On Lusitania, Ender found a world where humans and pequininos and the Hive Queen could all live together; where three very different intelligent species could find …

Speaker for the Dead

• <b>Author:</b> Orson Scott Card<p>In the aftermath of his terrible war, Ender Wiggin disappeared, and a powerful voice arose: The Speaker for the Dead, who told the true story of the Bugger War.<p>Now, long years later, a second alien race has been discovered, but again the aliens' ways are strange and …

The best gaming April Fools Day pranks of 2013

A proud tradition of lies<p>April Fools Day may be one of the most annoying days to read the Internet, simply because you never can be sure whats real. …

Star Trek

David Hayter will miss playing Snake, would like to 'do this role forever'

David Hayter, the longtime Metal Gear voice actor, wrote a post on Twitlonger today explaining how he learned that he won't be reprising his role in <i>Metal Gear Solid 5</i>, the upcoming installments in Hideo Kojima's tactical stealth action series.<p>Hayter has portrayed various incarnations of Snake in …

This is the End -- Red Band Trailer

PS4 to launch worldwide in 2013, claims GameStop exec

Sony has yet to officially confirm territory specific launch plans for PS4, but an executive at the world’s largest specialist games retailer has …

Customers

GTA V box art revealed

Rockstar has finally released the GTA 5 box art. The artwork, which was originally expected to be revealed in January, features main characters …

The 10 Albums You Need to Hear in April

Another month, another packed release schedule — and, as ever, we’ve picked out the ten best albums in the month ahead, along with a roundup of …

Watch: Rihanna Slaps Michael Cera In ‘This Is the End’ Trailer

Remember when the world didn’t end last December? Well, the script gets flipped in <i>This Is the End</i>, this summer’s go-to comedy starring James Franco, …

12 More Albums That Will Probably Never Be Released

Last week, we gave a rundown of 12 albums that we believe will never see the light of day. From Nas and Common’s <i>Nas.Com</i> project to Dr. Dre’s <i>Detox</i>, …