HBO to air documentary on Banksy’s NYC residency

The new HBO documentary Banksy Does New York will chronicle the mysterious artist Banksy's one-month "residency" in New York City during October 2013.


State of Decay getting definitive HD edition for Xbox One in 2015

An HD version of Undead Labs' State of Decay, including all previously-released add-ons and some new content, is coming to Xbox One as the Year-One Survival Edition in Spring 2015.


The Maze Runner will be first movie presented in new panoramic Escape theater format

Barco's new three-screen, panoramic Escape theater configuration will get its first public test with screenings of the Fox film The Maze Runner next month.


Hands on: Alienware Area-51 (2014 edition)

The otherworldly Alienware Area 51 combines eye-grabbing looks with practical design, and supremely powerful hardware options.

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Intel reveals $999 Core i7-5960X, which is the company’s first 8-core processor for consumers

Meet the Core i7-5960X, Intel's monster of a desktop CPU that sports eight cores total. And you thought your Devil's Canyon chip was a beast.


The next Sony Xperia smartphone could be sold through Sprint

A new rumor suggests the Sprint network will start selling a Sony Xperia smartphone in the near future. Although the device's name wasn't mentioned, it could be the Xperia Z3, one of the new mobile phones expected to be revealed at next week's IFA tech show.


OnePlus finally axes invites and lets customers pre-order the phone

OnePlus will launch a pre-order system for the OnePlus One smartphone this October. Then, the invite system will cease to exist and anyone will be able to buy one.


Telltale teases Deepwood and ironborn connections for its Game of Thrones series

Telltale Games reveals a title card for its Game of Thrones series that raises questions about where the game's story will be set. Evidence suggests it's focused in the north, in the lands controlled by Houses Greyjoy and Stark.


Huawei’s got a new smartphone to show us, teases September 4 event (Updated)

Huawei will hold a press event on the first day of the IFA tech show in Berlin next month, and although it hasn't told us what it'll reveal, recent leaks point to the star of the day being a big-screen device that may be called the Mate 3, Mate 7, or D7.


Woz isn’t impressed with smartwatches, but says there’s still hope for Apple’s iWatch

Steve Wozniak says that smartwatches are a tough sell and more of a novelty item, but he thinks Apple's iWatch could change all that. He does want a bigger screen, though.


New trailer for Seventh Son brings the magic and monsters

It's taken a while to get to the screen, but medieval fantasy Seventh Son starring Jeff Bridges now has a new trailer ahead of its February 2015 release.


Dad films daughter exercising her facial muscles, in attempt to capture perfect selfie

A young teenager probably thought nobody would see her making funny faces, trying to snap the perfect selfie. Boy, was she wrong, as her father secretly recorded the whole thing with his smartphone.

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Bayonetta 2 kicks into hair-witch action on October 24

Nintendo confirms an October 24 release date on Wii U for Platinum Games' stylish brawler Bayonetta 2. The game also includes a port of the original 2010 release.


‘New Nintendo 3DS’ (that’s what it’s called) adds two more buttons and an extra control stick

Nintendo reveals a "New" 3DS handheld that adds two shoulder buttons, a second analog control stick, and an assortment of other form factor and hardware tweaks. It's coming to Japan in standard and XL formats on October 11.