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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles studio apologises for 9/11 PR gaffe

The studio behind the latest revival of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles has apologised for a publicity poster which combined a picture of the heroes in a half shell hurtling from a burning building with the legend "September 11".<p>The gaffe was made by Paramount's Australian office, which had combined a …

Kapitalism, With Kim Kardashian

Her smartphone game is extremely popular and extremely ridiculous. And totally genius.<p>What is it like to be Kim Kardashian? What is it like to live her life, and know her mind, and walk a mile in her rhinestone-studded stilettos?<p>You probably have not asked such questions, partly because it would be …

A House That Nestles into its Natural Environment

This 2400 square foot house in Weston, Connecticut was designed by Specht Harpman Architects, the geniuses behind the incredibly loved Manhattan …

4 Things You Didn’t Know About Chuck Jones, Brilliant Creator Of Road Runner And Wile E. Coyote

A new exhibit at the Museum of the Moving Image celebrates Jones’s creative genius.<p>Most six-year-olds addicted to Saturday morning cartoons don’t know much about the man behind beloved characters like Wile E. Coyote and Roadrunner, or about the painstaking work that went into making Bugs Bunny …

Animation

The ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’ Trailer Has Already Whipped The Action Blockbusters

With teasers and sneak previews and even their own awards show, movie trailers have become a big part of the summer blockbuster game. But while people at Comic-Con were freaking out over the exclusive previews, sizzle reels and super-duper-eye-f*ckers that they got to watch in Hall H, the number …

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Making an indie game for Xbox One costs just over $5,000

So let's say that you want to quit your day job and start making indie games. It's a noble pursuit to to be sure, and with Microsoft's Independent Developers @ Xbox program for Xbox One, it's supposedly pretty easy. What Redmond doesn't tell you, however, is just how much it'll cost you. That's …

10 Stunning Hotels in Unexpected Places

While cities such as Shanghai, Dubai, and Toronto have long been known for their futuristic-looking hotels, they've hardly cornered the market on cutting-edge properties. These days, some of the world's most innovatively designed accommodations are popping up in less cosmopolitan places, from a …

National Parks

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is 'the equivalent of four Hollywood movies' says Sledgehammer

Following the disappointment of <i>Call of Duty: Ghosts</i>, a game that retreaded the shooting franchise's familiar themes, Activision knows it must deliver a genuinely fresh blockbuster with this year's <i>Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare</i>.<p>Its development studio Sledgehammer Games is viewed as wielding an …

The days of owning games are coming to an end

There's only so much you can do with a customer who buys a game.<p>And I mean buying a game in the traditional sense, where you go to a store, pick up a physical product, and can play that product on your hardware forever and ever, amen. Sony has found success with "giving away" games every month for …

33 Pictures Taken at Just the Right Moment

Image: Imgur<p>People who take a ton of pictures know all too well that snapping the shot at the right split second is imperative when it comes to …

25 Gorgeous Pools Everyone Should Swim In Once

The only thing that's more relaxing than lounging poolside or soaking in the water on a sunny day is doing it at one of these incredible destinations.<p>From luxurious infinity pools with unbeatable views to natural pools teeming with marine life, these pools around the world deserve to be on …

Fort Lauderdale

Let's Play Sharknado: The Video Game - IGN Video

The streets of New York are awash in sharks. Only a chainsaw and a surfboard can save us.

Sherlock Holmes shooting at Watson is just the beginning of this 25 minute gameplay trailer

<i>Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments</i> is the latest in the Sherlock Holmes games from developer Frogwares, which have cultivated a loyal following, mostly amongst PC gamers. Those who haven't seen the series before, may be surprised by how polished it looks, rivaling many blockbuster games with …

Ubisoft's Mysterious Watch Dogs Tweet

This small city might be getting a lot more famous<p>Yesterday afternoon, the official Twitter account for Watch Dogs tweeted this image:<p>Camden, New …

Podcast Beyond Episode 353: Could The Last of Us Be GOTY Again?

The Internet's No. 1 PlayStation podcast sets the record straight!<p>The Internet's No. 1 PlayStation podcast has the scoop on The Last of Us: …

Best of Comic-Con 2014

What stood out most among the comic books, games, movies and TV shows at this year's SDCC?<p>As always, calling San Diego Comic-Con "busy" is the most …

More than 20 million people watched the most lucrative video game tournament ever

The 'Dota 2' International 2014 had 2 million people watching at once<p>The International 2014 already had the largest prize pool ever seen in e-sports, but now it can boast one of the largest audiences too. The <i>Dota 2</i> tournament, the fourth such annual event organized by the game's developer, Valve, …

Skullcandy's Method sports buds will get tunes stuck in your head

If you've ever gone running with earbuds, you'll be familiar with the condition "pushem-backin-itis." It's an affliction that troubles many music-loving joggers once they break a sweat. Some companies prescribe over-ear hooks, or "wing tips" to combat this; Skullcandy is taking a different …

Huawei reporting 62% growth, shipped 34 million Smartphones in first half 2014

Huawei has just released some of their numbers for the first half of 2014. Smartphones only account for about half of Huawei’s global business, but business is good, reporting a 62% year-on-year increase in phone shipments, bringing them to 34.27 million units shipped.<p>Huawei’s total global business …

Mobile

Microsoft's Virtual Assistant Cortana Will Soon Be Able To Do Even More Stuff Siri Can't Do

The update will bring a handful of small yet useful features to Windows Phones, but more importantly, it focuses on further fine-tuning its virtual assistant, Cortana.<p>Cortana will now support more natural language scenarios for users in the U.S., Microsoft says. This means you'll be able to speak …

Sky's Now TV streaming app comes to the Xbox One

Well that didn't take long. Less than a week after it rolled out the app to the PlayStation 4, Sky's now brought Now TV to the Xbox One. With today's launch, Sky now has Microsoft and Sony's new and old gaming consoles covered, as well as a number of smartphones and tablets, giving it a firm …