The debate stops here: Yes, you really can see a difference between 4K and 1080p

Do 4K Ultra HD televisions present a visibly superior image versus 1080p HD TVs? We conducted a real-world side-by-side comparison to find out.

Home Theater

Google Fit measures your activity … and nothing else — yet

Google Fit tracks your activity and aims to help you lead a healthier life. The app collects data from Android Wear smartwatches and third-party apps, but you can also enter your own information.


Cops can make you unlock your phone with your fingerprint, but they can’t take your passcode

A judge ruled that police can compel a criminal defendant to unlock his phone with a fingerprint, but can't force him to give up his passcode to unlock the device. The ruling follows much speculation as to the security of fingerprint sensors.


Get the jump on every Marvel movie through 2018 with this reading list

A recommended reading list for anyone looking to get acquainted with all of the heroes and villains of Phase Three of Marvel's Cinematic Universe.


Matthew McConaughey takes on moon-landing conspiracists in this first clip from Interstellar

Matthew McConaughey deal with a bleak future and moon-landing deniers in the first clip from Christopher Nolan's upcoming sci-fi epic Interstellar.


Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas HD appears to be a port of the game’s mobile release

The recently announced HD remastering of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas for Xbox 360 appears to be a port of the iOS and Android edition, according to Digital Foundry.


James Cameron, the man who brought us Avatar, isn’t impressed with virtual reality

Pioneering filmmaker James Cameron recently expressed his middling opinion of Oculus Rift and the state of virtual reality at a Wall Street Journal panel.


Gal Gadot passes on Ben-Hur as rumors hint at a potential Wonder Woman trilogy

Wonder Woman actress Gal Gadot has reportedly passed on the upcoming Ben-Hur remake due to her commitments to Warner Bros.' slate of DC Comics movies.


This new Chrome extension from Google makes browsing through your bookmarks a breeze

Tired of viewing your bookmarks the old fashioned way? Get graphical (and more organized) with Google's latest extension.


Hey kids, hacking is bad, mmkay? Pirate Bay co-founder could face another six years in prison

Already convicted twice for running Pirate Bay and hacking, Gottfrid Svartholm could spend another six years in prison for more crimes. Learn more here.


Sony decides a change will do it good, appoints new mobile chief as sales shrink

Sony has appointed Hiroki Totoki as its new head of mobile, in the face of shrinking sales and further lowered expectations, a move it hopes will reinvigorate the struggling division.


Stay in and scream with 15 horror movies you can stream

There's more than enough scary films available online for your Halloween movie marathon, and here are 15 you might want to watch this year.


Mark Zuckerberg wants YOUR questions for Facebook’s first public Q&A

If there's something you'd love to ask Mark Zuckerberg, now's your chance. The founder and boss of the world's largest social networking site is set to host Facebook's first public Q&A session on November 6, with the entire event livestreamed.

Social Media

Android co-founder Andy Rubin to leave Google, Web giant confirms

The man who helped bring Android into being before going on to lead Google's push into robotics is leaving the Web giant. Andy Rubin will reportedly set up an incubator for startups developing technology hardware products.

Android Army