Exposed MoviePass database put thousands of customers’ information at risk

Facepalm: MoviePass has suffered a litany of issues since slashing prices to rock-bottom levels and attracting massive attention two years ago. Most of the wounds have been self-inflicted to the point that you’d really have to give serious consideration to whether or not it’s worth it to do business with them. Movie ticket subscription service […]

Scientist develops wearable device that can predict autism-related ‘aggressive outbursts’

As medical technology continues to advance at a rapid rate, we’ve begun to see some pretty impressive breakthroughs and innovations over the past few years. Predictive medicine tech is getting quite sophisticated, with some AIs now capable of diagnosing heart conditions, eye diseases, and even psychological disorders ahead of time. Researchers from Northeastern University have […]

Microsoft contractors are listening to your Xbox conversations

What just happened? Contractors hired by Microsoft to improve the Xbox voice command feature have been listening to audio captured by the console according to a report from Motherboard. The audio in question was supposed to be captured after the user gave a “Hey Cortana” or “Xbox” verbal command although some contractors said recordings were […]

Schwarzenegger Talks King Conan Script with Original Director John Milius

Schwarzenegger Talks King Conan Script with Original Director John Milius

Arnold Schwarzenegger recently reunited with Conan the Barbarian director John Milius, and the two apparently spoke about the next potential movie King Conan. In a new image posted on Instagram, Schwarzenegger is shown frollicking with Milius at Silicon Valley Comic-Con. “Yes, I talked to him about his King Conan script,” the actor says in the […]

Disney’s Lady and the Tramp Features Rescue Dog from Shelter as Its Lead

Disney’s Lady and the Tramp Features Rescue Dog from Shelter as Its Lead

Disney’s Lady and the Tramp remake is set for a release on Disney+ in November, and the anticipated movie will star a rescued shelter dog from Arizona named Monte. When it came to casting the titular Tramp in the updated version of the animated classic, the filmmakers did some scouting at HALO Animal Rescue in […]

Valve partners with Perfect World to develop ‘Steam China,’ an ‘independent’ storefront for Chinese gamers

In brief: Google might be backing off from a China-exclusive search engine, but Valve has no such reservations. The company will be moving forward with plans to launch “Steam China,” a completely localized version of its popular digital distribution platform intended to appeal to the rapidly-expanding PC gaming market in the country. In an attempt […]

Angel Has Fallen Takes Aim at Good Boys, But Ready or Not May Pull Box Office Surprise

Angel Has Fallen Takes Aim at Good Boys, But Ready or Not May Pull Box Office Surprise

Good Boys served as one of the only surprise bright spots this summer at the box office, when it debuted to $21.4 million last weekend, making for one of the best comedy debuts of the year. As summer winds down, we’re getting another uneven dump of studio releases this weekend, which will likely see the […]

Spider-Man 3 Hasn’t Signed Far from Home Director to Return Yet

Spider-Man 3 Hasn’t Signed Far from Home Director to Return Yet

The web is getting increasingly more tangled as it relates to the situation with Sony, Spider-Man and the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Now, it’s come to light that Jon Watts, the man who helmed both Spider-Man: Far From Home and Homecoming, isn’t signed on for Sony’s planned Spider-Man 3, despite prior reports to the contrary. Watts […]

Dell’s announces XPS 13 and Inspiron laptops equipped with Intel Comet Lake CPUs

Why it matters: If you have been considering picking up a Dell XPS 13 you might want to wait until next week. The company just revealed that it would be launching the newest version of its laptop packed with Intel’s Comet Lake processors on the 27th. In the run-up to IFA 2019, Dell has announced […]

Researchers create ‘adaptive metalens’ that can outperform human eyes

In context: This past decade or so has been one of significant technological advancement, across several different industries. We’ve seen the rise of the modern smartphone (and tablets alongside it), a new generation of gaming consoles, medical AI innovations, and increasingly efficient and powerful computer hardware. Now, we’re seeing another major leap forward in the […]