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Amazon Luna Isn’t Solving Cloud Gaming’s Biggest Problems

Luna — no, not the surprisingly delicious protein bars — is Amazon’s upcoming foray into the world of cloud gaming. Some of us probably rolled our eyes at the announcement and thought, “Ugh, why does Amazon need to have its greedy little paws in everything?” When you dig into the…

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Facebook Is Mad at Apple Again

There is seemingly no end to the ways that tech companies — and there are many of them — will yell at Apple these days. Some of the ire comes from small developers who are rightfully frustrated that they have to fork over a big percentage of their revenue to Apple,…

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Why Do Humans Harm the Harmless?

Humans are the glory and the scum of the universe, concluded the French philosopher, Blaise Pascal, in 1658. Little has changed. We love and we loathe; we help and we harm; we reach out a hand and we stick in the knife. We understand if someone lashes out in retaliation…

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How Vodafone’s New Phone Plans Stack Up Against the Competition

This week Vodafone plans got a refresh, with major changes focusing on improved “unlimited” data inclusions. They aren’t actually unlimited, but… No telco in Australia has a truly unlimited plan, but Vodafone’s new plans now come closest. You still get a primary data allowance, but once you exceed that you…

He's back. Poster artist Tyler Stout, that is. (Image: Tyler Stout)

Behold: The Terminator by Poster Artist Tyler Stout

The release of a new Tyler Stout poster is an event. In the pop culture art world, few artists command as much anticipation and excitement as the one behind some of the best posters ever for Akira, Kill Bill, The Thing, and Star Wars.

Just don't ask him about his hair and you'll be fine. (Image: Sony Pictures)

J.K. Simmons Hopes to Play J. Jonah Jameson For a Long Time

Jai Courtney talks the shifting dynamics of The Suicide Squad. Rob Paulsen teases what and what not to expect from The Animaniacs’ return. Filming has begun on Star Trek: Discovery’s fourth season. Plus, a gory clip from Raised By Wolves, and more looks at Helstrom. Spoilers now!

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Amazon Luna Is Stadia and Microsoft’s Newest Cloud Gaming Competitor

Amazon finally has a game streaming service. It’s been rumoured for years now and it’s finally here. Starting at $US6 ($9) a month with early access, the new service will have Twitch integration, a special channel just for Ubisoft games, and an optional controller that connects directly to the cloud.

The hilt of Stellan Gios' lightsaber. (Image: Lukasz Liszko, Ryan Valle)

Star Wars: The High Republic’s Answer to Excalibur Is Exquisite

The books that compose the first phase of Star Wars: The High Republic are set to introduce readers to the deep, rich histories that defined the Jedi Order long before the events of The Phantom Menace. They’ll also provide more information about the interstellar wars that have defined the galaxy…