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The Latest Fukushima Leak Was Unreported For Almost A Year

More reports, more mystery leaks, more questions about how little we really know about the incredible complexity of cleaning up a broken nuclear plant.


This Could Be Our First Good Look At The Samsung Galaxy S6

Samsung’s big new flagship phone is due out very very soon at this year’s Mobile World Congress, and Samsung has been teasing the shit out of it. But now, it looks like one may have made its way out into the wild. It looks refreshingly different.


Leaked Data From 30,000 Swiss HSBC Bank Accounts Reveals Mass Tax Avoidance

A slew of 30,000 leaked Swiss HSBC bank account details — what The Guardian calls the “biggest banking leak in history” — lays bare the practices of the organisation and its customers. And it doesn’t look pretty.


This Is How We Watch Movies Now: 95% Of Oscars Films Already Online

36 films have been nominated for this year’s Academy Awards. And, as of writing, just two of those haven’t been leaked in DVD quality online, most whilst they’re still in theatres. Whether you think piracy is a libertarian dream or criminal theft, it’s clear that this is how things work now.


Sony Just Canceled The Interview's December 25 Release

Sony just confirmed that after major pushback from theatres, it’s no longer going to release The Interview on December 25th entirely.


Sony Pictures Top Lawyer's Emails Exposed In Latest Leak

As had been promised by the Guardians of Peace (GOP), the hacking group responsible for the trove of leaked Sony information, one of the worst batches yet has been released: The email history of Sony Pictures General Counsel Leah Weil.


Report: HTC's Flagship Phone Might Get A New Name, Camera, And Processor

December usually brings a dearth of smartphones to fawn over. Most companies want your attention and wallets focused on what already exists, but that doesn’t mean the rumour mills are completely silent. A new batch of speculation from @upleaks details unconfirmed specs of HTC’s upcoming flagship.


Leaked Sony Sensor Has Potential To Supercharge Future Cameras

If a leaked document from the Chinese site Cnbeta holds true, within a couple of years consumer cameras could see a significant bump in quality and low-light performance. The leak describes a Sony image sensor that uses a completely new way of gathering light called Active Pixel Colour Sampling.


iTunes Leak Shows Touch ID-Equipped iPad Mini 3 And iPad Air 2

Just as we suspected, a new iPad Air and an iPad Mini are forthcoming. Over on 9to5Mac, Mark Gurman reports that the user guides to two new iPads are showing up — by accident — in iTunes. And, yes, Touch ID is coming to both devices, if these guides are to be believed.