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Avengers 4: New evidence may reveal how the Infinity War deaths will be undone

After weeks of discussing various pieces of evidence we know that many, if not all, the dead heroes and fan-favorite MCU characters from <i>Infinity War</i> …

Comics

Basically, no one is using bitcoin to buy things

If you’re one of the many people who have bought bitcoin, it’s quite unlikely that you’ve actually used it to buy things. The digital currency, which many evangelists hoped would become a transnational replacement for fiat currency, is being used less and less often to buy and sell things, …

Cryptocurrency

Trailer: 'Venom' Looks Like A Remake Of 'Catwoman' (And Other Red Flags)

Arriving just over a week after the San-Diego Comic-Con, Sony has now debuted the third (and presumably final) trailer for <i>Venom</i>. The “Spider-Man spin-off without any apparent references to Spider-Man” is one of those projects that has me (and others) waving the “bad idea flag” for four years. Three …

Comic Books

Did Rob Liefeld Just Reveal X-FORCE’s Big Villain?

What could be better than having one Josh Brolin in your big-budget superhero movie? Two Josh Brolins. And that’s exactly what <i>Deadpool 3</i> and/or …

Comics

Uncanny X-Men are coming back and they’re needed

Why Uncanny X-Men is important to Marvel’s Fresh Start.<p>In 2011, the original <i>Uncanny X-Men</i> series came to an end after 48 years and 544 issues. The …

Comics

Rumored New Details On THE NEW MUTANTS Emerge As Evidence Mounts That And DARK PHOENIX Will Be Scrapped

Some shocking new details about <i>The New Mutants</i> and <i>Dark Phoenix</i> have surfaced today, including news about secret cameos, disastrous test-screenings, …

Comics

Marvel's 'Infinity Wars' Opens With the Death of a Major Villain

Marvel Comics today kicked off its next big event in <i>Infinity Wars: Prime</i>. <i>Infinity Wars</i> spiritual successor to Marvel’s <i>Infinity</i> trilogy and a direct …

Comics

Marvel Just Completely Changed Venom's Origin

Forget whatever you thought you knew about the history of Venom and his symbiote costume, because Marvel just debuted a radical new origin story for …

Comics

Bitcoin Just Hit $8,000 -- Here's What's Pushing It Up

The bitcoin price has today climbed above the $8,000 mark for the first time since mid-May — leading many to predict a return to the bull run that last year powered bitcoin to almost $20,000.<p>The latest boost for bitcoin comes after a week that saw it add almost 20% to its price on the back of news …

Cryptocurrency

Russian hackers are inside US utility networks

Russian hackers infiltrated the control rooms of US utility companies last year, reaching a point where they "could have thrown switches," <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> reports. The paper cites officials from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) confirming that the hackers -- from a state-sponsored …

Cybersecurity

‘Shazam!’ Will Revive DC And Marvel’s Oldest, Strangest Beef

Thanks to the vagaries of comic book movies and their release schedules, we’ll see a Marvel movie in early March, <i>Captain Marvel</i>, which will go back to the ’90s and explain how Brie Larson’s superheroine will take leadership of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and then a month later, we’ll see <i>Shazam!</i>, …

Captain Marvel

Appeals Court Affirms Constitutional Right to Openly Carry Guns in Public

The San Francisco-based Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday that the Second Amendment guarantees Americans’ right to carry a gun for …

Guns

First Shazam trailer is DC’s wacky answer to Justice League’s darkness

The over-the-top hero played by Zachary Levi is a hit with the Hall H crowd<p>DC Comics “expanded movie universe” get flack from viewers who prefer a lighter touch to the buttoned-up serious of the Snyderverse <i>and</i> from fans who see any form of humor as an egregious overstep in a mega-franchise …

Justice League

'Venom' Trailer Drools All Over Comic-Con (Video)

San Diego Comic-Con 2018: New trailer for the “Spider-Man” kinda-spinoff starring Tom Hardy symbiotically bonds with Hall H<p>Sony showed a new trailer …

Comics

‘Deadpool 2’ Hid Another Notable ‘X-Men’ Villain In The Background Of Its Mutant Prison

To celebrate <i>Deadpool 2: the Uncut Cut</i> screening that will take place at Comic-Con 2018, makeup artist Bill Corso wanted to share some of the behind-the-scenes treats you might’ve missed when the film was in theaters. Yeah, we got Black Tom Cassidy and Juggernaut on the big screen from the <i>X-Men</i> …

Comic-Con

Marvel Studios Boss Kevin Feige Promises That AVENGERS 4 Will Deliver A "Definitive Ending"

We know that <i>Avengers 4</i> will serve as the end of an era for the Marvel Cinematic Universe and now Kevin Feige has promised that we should expect a …

Marvel Universe

US military drone documents are selling for $150 on the dark web

Last month, while tracking dark web marketplaces, threat intel team Insikt Group of the security firm Recorded Future discovered that someone was selling alleged US military documents. A hacker was asking for "$150 to $200" for non-classified yet sensitive materials on the US Air Force's Reaper …

Marvel’s Black Widow movie finally has a director

Lore’s Cate Shortland will direct the film<p>A film starring Scarlett Johansson’s Marvel Cinematic Universe character has been rumored for the past few years, but that rumor now seems much closer to reality. Cate Shortland (<i>Lore, Berlin Syndrome</i>) has signed on to direct the long-overdue film, …

With 'Ant-Man And The Wasp' Out, Every Marvel Movie Opening Weekend Ranked Worst To Best

This has been another tremendous year for Marvel Studios.<p><i>Ant-Man and the Wasp</i>, their third release of the year after <i>Black Panther</i> and <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>, has taken $76.03 million in its opening weekend at the domestic box office – this swamps <i>Ant-Man</i>’s 2015 opening weekend take of $57.23 …

Marvel Universe

'Ant-Man And The Wasp' Review: Fun And Forgettable

We’ve been going through a wonderful wave of top Marvel material the last few years, with <i>Homecoming</i>, <i>Black Panther</i>, <i>Ragnarok</i>, and <i>Infinity War</i> providing the most memorable stories in the franchise, all exciting deviations from formula that showed off the malleability of the MCU.<p>And after Thanos’ …

Germany willing to cut tariffs on US cars, lifting automakers’ shares

Germany’s chancellor said Thursday she’s willing to back lower tariffs on U.S. auto imports as a potential European Union (EU) concession to the Trump administration – just one day after CEOs of Germany’s biggest carmakers reportedly voiced support for eliminating such tariffs entirely.<p>Angela …

Review: 'Ant-Man and The Wasp' punches above its weight

Not since Animal against the advice of Dr. Bunsen Honeydew and Beaker ingested Insta-Growth pills has a movie had as much fun with scale as "Ant-Man and The Wasp."<p>Among the greatest threats to the shape-shifting heroes of the Marvel sequel are windshield wipers, salt shakers and seagulls. This is …

Whoops! Infinity War cinematographer reveals Avengers 4 title, deletes post | hollywood

There have been several potential titles for Avengers 4 thrown around, but none has come from a more reliable source than this. Avengers: Infinity …

Bitcoin bloodbath nears levels of dot-com bust; many tokens go to zero

Bitcoin’s meteoric rise last year had many observers calling it one of the biggest speculative manias in history. The cryptocurrency’s 2018 crash may help cement its place in the bubble record books.<p>Down 70% from its December high after sliding for a fourth straight day Friday, Bitcoin is getting …

Cryptocurrency

How this 25-year-old freelancer made $150,000 in 6 months off Fiverr

In November 2015, Alex Fasulo had been living in New York City for about a month. One morning, she left her apartment in the Bushwick neighborhood of …

Employment

Who The Hell Is Ghost From Ant-Man And The Wasp?

Ant-Man and the Wasp will have their hands full with the mysterious and stealthy Ghost. Find out all you need to know about the newest MCU villain including how Ghost will differ from the comic books.<p>by on<p>There's a pretty big difference between how Marvel's Ghost is represented in the comics versus …

Jared Leto sinking teeth into Marvel's Morbius the Living Vampire

Jared Leto reportedly went to some intense lengths to get into character as comic character the Joker in Suicide Squad, sending rats and condoms to co-stars. Imagine what he'll be like on the set of his next comic-based movie, in which he'll embody the truly horrific Morbius the Living Vampire.<p>A …

Wonder Woman 1984 reveals first photo of Kristen Wiig as Cheetah

<i>Wonder Woman</i> director Patty Jenkins has revealed a first look at Kristen Wiig as Cheetah in the <i>1984</i> sequel.<p>Below is the debut photo which shows Wiig …

The best 4K TVs for gaming (August 2018)

It's becoming increasingly vital to have the best 4K TV for gaming. With the PS4 Pro and Xbox One X firmly established, coupled with the fact 4K TVs …

OLEDs

'Luke Cage' Season 2 Premiere Introduces Three Marvel Comics Villains to the MCU

Luke Cage season 2 is now streaming on Netflix, and with it we're getting a whole slew of new characters from Marvel Comics adapted for the Marvel …