Shawn Hougo

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‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ Might Send ‘Jack Ryan’ into 2014

Martin Scorsese's 'The Wolf of Wall Street,' which stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Matthew McConaughey and Jonah Hill, was looking to be one of the most …

Wall Street

Enjoy It While It Lasts, Here’s The Comic-Con Teaser For ‘Avengers: Age Of Ultron’

One of the big bummers for us poor losers who didn’t get to travel to Comic-Con 2013 in San Diego is that we didn’t get to see all of the cool teaser trailers that the studios revealed much to the delight of the heavy-breathing masses. Of course, these trailers don’t actually reveal very much other …

Deadly earthquake in Pakistan causes new island to emerge

A massive earthquake struck near the southern coast of Pakistan today, killing upwards of 100 people, injuring dozens more, and leading to the formation of a small rocky island, according to multiple reports. The epicenter of the 7.7-magnitude quake was in the district of Awaran, a remote and …

Samsung to unveil smartphone with curved glass in October

South Korean electronics giant reveals planned debut during an event for the Galaxy Note 3 but little else about the device.<p>Samsung plans to introduce a smartphone with a curved glass display next month, the company announced at a media event Wednesday in Seoul.<p>"We plan to introduce a smartphone …

Mobile

2013 Marvin Architect’s Challenge Winners

The Marvin Windows and Doors’ Architect’s Challenge winners have been announced and this year, there are some really beautiful winning modern houses. …

Naveen Selvadurai Has Joined Oscar, The Startup Aiming To Simplify Health Insurance

Naveen Selvadurai, the Foursquare co-founder who left the company last year, has found a new role at Oscar, the health insurance startup co-founded by Thrive Capital’s Joshua Kushner. The startup just raised $40 million ahead of sweeping changes to U.S. health insurance regulations that go into …

Amazon’s Kindle Fire HDX tablets pose real threat to iPad dominance

Amazon's new HDX tablets are a huge technological leap beyond last year's models, but are still priced aggressively.<p>Amazon's first trick was selling a tablet so cheap, it was hard not to buy it, despite the shortcomings. Amazon's next trick was to build a second, larger tablet, to show it could …

Gear & Gadgets

Hubble Digs Deeply, Toward Big Bang

How do astronomers know when they have looked too far into space? Maybe when they have run out of galaxies to view.<p>That hasn't happened yet. There …