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Lena Waithe Talks Ready Player One, Steven Spielberg, And Honing Her Confidence

Movies<p>The latest movie news, casting updates and rumors, trailer sneak peeks, and expert reviews on MTV.<p>Movies<p>Blake Lively rallies fan support while …

Bong Joon-ho Might Not Be OK With Those 'Snowpiercer' Edits After All – /Film

When it was first reported that The Weinstein Company planned to cut roughtly 20 minutes out of <b>Bong Joon-ho</b>‘s South Korean blockbuster <b>Snowpiercer</b>, …

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'Noah' Features ILM's Most Complicated Effect Shot Ever, Says Darren Aronofsky – /Film

That <i>Noah</i>, a historical epic about a man on a boat with dozens, perhaps hundreds, of different kinds of animals, would require lots of effects work is …

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Top 10 action movies

Peter Bradshaw on action movies<p>In some ways, it should be the quintessential cinema genre. After all, what does the director shout at the beginning of a take? Action – at times a euphemism for violence and machismo – evolved into a recognisable genre in the 80s. Gunplay and athleticism resurfaced …

Superhero Bits: Silver Surfer, Thor: The Dark World, Iron Man 3, Arrow, Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark, The Punisher – /Film

Is <b>Mondo</b> starting a Marvel Comics poster series? How did the 1989 <b>Batman</b> logo change marketing? Which <i>Bridesmaids</i> star has a cameo in <b>Thor: The Dark …

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Kevin Smith's walrus horror set to make a splash

Despite Quentin Tarantino turning down a role, Kevin Smith has been given the green light to start production on his mammal suit horror<p>• Smith's next film based on Gumtree ad<p>Kevin Smith has been given the green light to shoot his horror movie about a man forced to dress up in a walrus suit by a …

The most beautiful places on Earth – in pictures

As Lonely Planet turns 40 this year, the publisher has picked the most magnificent sights across the globe to be included in a new book entitled Beautiful World, which contains more than 200 images and aims to inspire readers to see the world as they have never seen it before

30 Epic Places You Absolutely Must Visit Before You're 30

Traveling young is important because it shapes your worldview. When you travel young, you realize who you are and what you believe in before it’s time to make the big-kid decisions (career, marriage, and all that scary stuff) that will impact the rest of your life.<p>If you were to visit each of these …

Real-life 'Iron Man' suit commissioned by US military

The technology in <i>Iron Man</i> is getting a step closer to reality thanks to the United States military. The Army has commissioned a Tactical Assault Light Operator Suit, which would provide the wearer with superhuman abilities like night vision, enhanced strength, and protection from gunfire.<p>Each suit …

40 percent of your chicken nugget is meat. The rest is...

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Edward Snowden's father arrives in Russia

Edward Snowden's father landed in Moscow on Thursday morning and said he hoped to visit his son, who has not been seen in public since he was granted asylum in Russia in August.<p>The former NSA contractor, who leaked information about US surveillance programmes to the Guardian, was given the right to …

10 games to help you regain your humanity after playing GTA V

Maybe you feel sick over the infamous torture scene in Grand Theft Auto V and want to amend for all the crimes you’ve committed since September. We feel you. Rockstar’s latest game is far from the epitome of an ethical or empathetic game.<p>These games are. With a little help from the Electronic …

Oculus playing host to virtual reality conference

The future of virtual reality gaming will be discussed at an event planned for early next month, hosted by senior engineers from Oculus.<p>On Nov, 2, Oculus COO Laird Malamed will lead a day-long symposium of debates and demonstrations of virtual reality and game development. Scheduled sessions at the …

Blizzard surveys Diablo 3 gamers on expansion pricing, collector's edition

Blizzard Entertainment is surveying registered users of <i>Diablo 3</i> about the pricing of their upcoming expansion Reaper of Soulsand interest in an special edition version of the pack.<p>"Consider two versions of the expansion: a Standard Edition for $29.99 and a Collector’s Edition for $49.99. The …

Valve Confirms Official AMD-Powered Steam Machines For 2014

In a statement to Forbes, a Valve representative has confirmed that AMD graphics hardware will be included in commercially available Steam Machines next year. The more interesting story, however, is why Valve needed to confirm this in the first place.<p>Valve recently detailed the hardware …

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Valve hosting 'off the record' dev conference with access to prototype Steam Machines

Valve plans to host Steam Dev Days, a two-day game developer's conference offering "a relaxed, off the record environment," on Jan. 14-16, 2014 in Seattle, according to the event's official website.<p>According to the event's description, attendees will have the opportunity to share industry …

Grand Theft Auto 5 review: golden years

GTA 5 is caught between the present and the future<p>With <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i>, developer Rockstar North aspires to re-establish GTA as the most important video game franchise in the world, to further raise the bar, the budget, the breadth of experience of the big games.<p>The impact of 2008's <i>Grand Theft</i> …

Grand Theft Auto V shatters seven Guinness World Records

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>It turns out that everyone has a little bit of criminal in them, as Rockstar Games’ latest entry into its gritty <i>Grand Theft</i> …

Microsoft Preparing to Launch New Versions of Remote Desktop for iOS and OS X

Microsoft is preparing to launch an updated version of its Remote Desktop tool for OS X and a new version for iOS later this month, reports <i>ZDNet</i>. The company will also reportedly release a version of the app for Android and its new Windows RT platform, which comes as the company is pushing to make …

Anonymous no more: Twitter engineer, UConn security analyst among 13 indicted for 'Operation Payback'

Not all the people named in the FBI indictment fit the hacker stereotype<p>Some of the men indicted last week for allegedly taking part in the scores of denial-of-service attacks launched by hacktivist group Anonymous in 2010 don't fit the stereotype of a pajamas-wearing teen hacker causing havoc from …

Apple’s iPad Event Could Spoil Microsoft’s Surface 2 Party, Nokia’s Abu Dhabi Shindig

Apple’s new product unveilings have an uncanny way of coinciding with other big tech events and disrupting them, and the as-of-yet-unannounced …

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PC sales fall to lowest level for five years

Sales of personal computers hit their lowest level since 2008 in the third quarter, falling 8.6pc on the same period last year.<p>Research from Gartner claimed that 80.3m PCs were sold worldwide in July, August and September, the traditionally busy "back to school period". This was compared to 87.8m …

Personal Computers

Is The Moto X More Innovative Than The New iPhone? Researchers Think So

The dictionary defines “innovative” as something that features new methods, is advanced, and original. That being said, how much more original is the new Moto X smartphone than the iPhone 5C and 5S? Much more, according to analysts at ABI Research, who published the results of their teardown of the …

Google Nexus 7

Design<p>Physically speaking, the difference between Android tablets and Apple's iPad has, for the most part, been in the little things. Not unimportant …

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