Shane Kennedy

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6 takeaways from the Republican presidential debate

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump finally took some punches, Carly Fiorina grabbed control, Jeb Bush woke up and Marco Rubio and Chris Christie elbowed their way into the fray on a crowded stage. Everyone else just tried to crash the party.<p>The CNN Republican debate at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library on …

Government

Concerns about inflation, shares and interest rates are raised after ‘Black Monday’ chaos sees billions wiped off markets around the globe<p>China’s stock market has fallen sharply over recent weeks despite measures by officials in Beijing aimed at calming investors’ jitters and shoring up global …

Stock Markets

7 things we’ve learned from the Ashley Madison leak

Hackers who stole user information from the infidelity network AshleyMadison.com last month dumped their trove of email and street addresses, phone …

Denver ComicCon Had A "Women In Comics" Panel With No Women - Festival Sherpa | Online Guide to Festivals

<b>Denver ComicCon, one of the world’s biggest comic conventions held a panel about women in comic books without any women panelists.</b><p>This is happening …

A diehard fan's primer on Comiccon

Comiccon is to geeks what Halloween is to kids. Where else can you use a voice-changer to talk like a Dalek, go to a conference called The Idiot’s …

Harper Lee's bombshell of a book

<b>(CNN) —</b> After months of speculation, we have in our hands the second novel by Harper Lee, "Go Set a Watchman" -- published 55 years after "To Kill a Mockingbird" appeared to loud acclaim in 1960, with a major film adaptation in 1962.<p>"Watchman" is, in fact, a bombshell of a book, as it presents …

Literature

Evidence of liquid water found on Mars

<b>Nasa's Curiosity rover has found that water can exist as a liquid near the Martian surface.</b><p>Mars should be too cold to support liquid water at the surface, but salts in the soil lower its freezing point - allowing briny films to form.<p>The results lend credence to a theory that dark streaks seen on …

Geoscience

Music,Culture,Pop and rock,Alabama Shakes,Indie,Rap,Hip-hop,Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All,Electronic music,Dance music<p>From Tyler, the Creator’s latest experimental rap outing to Speedy Ortiz’s 90s-inspired alt-rock, stream five albums out this week. What will you be listening to?<p><b>Why you should</b> …

The 15 Most Anticipated Video Games of Summer 2015

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Windows 10 is coming to 190 countries this summer

Windows 10 is coming this summer, Microsoft has announced.<p>The company's next major version of Windows, which skips a version number (the last major …

Windows 10

These Five States Could Legalize Marijuana in 2016

On Friday, Nevada lawmakers adjourned without voting on a petition submitted by residents to legalize marijuana and regulate it like alcohol. That …

How to curb hunger pangs with your mind

There may be a simple way to lose weight using only the power of thought. You just have to know how, says David Robson.<p>Eric Robinson has a surprising tool for weight loss. It’s something we all have, but perhaps don’t use it as much as we’d like: our memory.<p>Dieters often feel that they are waging …

A History of Vileness: The Problem With Licensed Video Games

<i>By Jared Cornelius</i><p>The last few weeks I’ve found myself slowly completing <b>South Park The Stick of Truth</b>, not because it’s a bad game or has technical …

Games have always been about providing an experience that the participant can actually partake in; unlike books or movies, in video games the player …

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

Jun<p>22<p>Fri<p>Back to Black: Tribute to Amy Winehouserevival of the entire 2006 Grammy-award winning album BACK TO BLACK feat. REMEMBER JONES with a …

Grammy Awards

Batman: Arkham City, Mercenary Kings, More Free For PlayStation Plus

Six games will join the Instant Game Collection in April.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>If you have PlayStation Plus, it’s likely that you’re used to getting a lot …

Marvel Puzzle Quest Celebrates Two Million Downloads

More bang for your buck.<p>Marvel is celebrating over two million downloads of Marvel Puzzle Quest: Dark Reign by giving players an opportunity to save …

Halo: Spartan Assault lands on Steam April 4

<i>Halo: Spartan Assault</i>, Vanguard Games' twin-sick shooter, will be released on Steam April 4 for $4.99.<p>According to a Steam listing, it will be compatible with Windows Vista, 7, 8 and 8.1 and will run on a dual core processor with 1 GB of RAM, though a quad core processor and 2 GB of RAM is …

If you back a Kickstarter project that sells for $2 billion, do you deserve to get rich?

Oculus's backers could have had a 145x return on their donation. Here's why that never would have happened<p>The Oculus Rift virtual reality headset raised $2.4 million on Kickstarter, no strings attached. Those donors weren’t looking for a payout; they wanted to support something they believed in, …

'Ready Player One' Author Ernest Cline Believes In Facebook's Oculus

Virtual reality and science fiction have a long history, and over the years many authors have tried to paint a picture of what life in the future might look like after widespread adoption of the technology. William Gibson gave us the original “Matrix” in 1984′s Neuromancer, and Neal Stephenson had …

The Last of Us live-action movie in development

Naughty Dog's PlayStation 3 game <i>The Last of Us</i> is being adapted into a live-action movie to be distributed by Sony Pictures subsidiary Screen Gems, Deadline reports.<p>Neil Druckmann, the game's creative director, is attached to write the film's script. He recently won the Writers Guild of America's …

Jack Tretton stepping down as president of Sony Computer Entertainment America

At the end of March, Sony Computer Entertainment America president and CEO Jack Tretton will be stepping down from his position after nearly two decades with the company. According to SCEA, the decision was made after Tretton and the company were unable to "renew their contractual relationship." …

Here Are The First Clips Of Andre 3000 As Jimi Hendrix In ‘All Is By My Side’

John Ridley doesn’t have time to worry about his silly feud with Steve McQueen in the wake of <i>12 Years a Slave</i> winning Best Picture and Best Adapted Screenplay at the 86th Academy Awards. His second feature film directorial effort is <i>All is By My Side</i>, which stars André Benjamin as Jimi Hendrix, and …

Michael B Jordan Responds To FANTASTIC FOUR Casting Backlash