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The Rebooted 'Fantastic 4' Movie Looks Amazing, Watch The Trailer Here

While films like Guardians Of The Galaxy and The Avengers may have raked in billions for Marvel, early comic book movies were deeply flawed and generally rubbish. Fantastic Four was one of those stinkers, but the name of the original superhero quartet looks like it’s about to be salvaged thanks to a new reboot coming this year. Check out the new trailer here.


8 Musical Instruments That Are So Much Fun They're Practically Toys

Playing music is supposed to be fun! Remember? Sometimes electronic instruments we choose to play are so complicated that using them is a chore, or at least requires a ton of practice. It doesn’t have to be that way.


A Massive Attack Against Facebook, Instagram Happened Last Night

Wondering why you can’t get onto Facebook, or Instagram, or another Web service? There’s a very good reason — a massive online attack is currently underway against servers in the United States.


Cuba's Illegal, Porn-Free Underground Internet Is Thriving

In Old Havana’s last remaining internet cafe, an hour online costs about almost a quarter of an average monthly salary. But armed with some piecemeal networking equipment and rebellious sensibilities, some Cuban youths have taken connectivity into their own hands.


All The Faces Of Ultron: The Design Evolution Of The Avengers' Nemesis

Outstanding illustration of the new Ultron on the cover of Empire this week. I remember how fascinated I was the first time I saw Ultron in Avengers. It was issue #162, published in 1977 — I saw it much later because it arrived to Spain in 1980s. Here’s how artists changed Ultron’s appearance through the years:


Tony Abbott Thinks Social Media Is 'Electronic Graffiti'

The internet had a good chuckle at the Prime Minister’s expense over the Australia Day long weekend, after he awarded Prince Philip (you know, the Queen’s husband) an Australian Knighthood. Tony Abbott cranked the Taylor Swift rhetoric up to 11 and dismissed online haters, labelling social media as “electronic graffiti”.


Can You Save Money On Petrol By Half-Filling Your Fuel Tank?

It’s often said that driving with a half-full tank will save you money on fuel, but do the numbers really stack up? Tim Trudgian from the Australian National University investigates.


Your Nexus 6's Lack Of Fingerprint Sensor Is Apple's Fault

The Nexus 6 is incredibly large and also amazingly good. But as your fingers slide around that monstrous screen, there’s one thing that’s missing: fingerprint recognition. And that, apparently, is Apple’s fault.


Another Australian Animal Slips Away To Extinction

Last July, the federal environment minister, Greg Hunt, announced the appointment of Gregory Andrews as Australia’s first Threatened Species Commissioner. His mission: to help avert the extinction of a growing number of native plant and animal species.


A Better Home Brew Kit: Holy Crap, It Tastes Like Beer

Where I grew up people make their own whiskey in rusty bath tubs. Houses explode. Shotguns are fired. Cop chases ensue. Tragedies are inevitable. So when an all-in-one home brew kit showed up at our office, I wondered: How hard can beer be?