It’s official: North Korea hacked Sony Pictures

Speculation that North Korea was directly responsible for a cyber attack on Sony Pictures has now been confirmed by the FBI. President Obama is expected to address the issue during his end-of-year address later today.

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This crazy, secret gun is the key to Bungie’s vision for Destiny’s future

There's a secret new gun in Destiny and, if you can find it, it takes you on a journey that speaks very strongly to Bungie's grand vision for the series.

Gaming

Smoky burnouts come standard on Ford's refined but still untamed 2015 Mustang

This latest Mustang is sexier than the last, with sleek, fastback styling, a modern interior and, most significantly for a car with such sporty intentions, a more refined…

  • Pros: Seductive fastback styling , Burnout-ready V8 power , Choice…
  • Cons: Cramped rear seats , Cheap interior finishes , Weak fuel…

Lotus needs a hit, but will it get one from an Evora-based crossover?

The Lotus Evora could soon morph into a family of models, including a crossover. It won't be like any of the family grocery getters you're familiar with, but it could still make fans angry.

Cars

The Galaxy S6 could trump the Galaxy Alpha, and be made from all metal

The Samsung Galaxy S6 is still a long way away from launch, but the early rumors about its projected specifications are already here. We've put together all the news in one place, so you can keep up to date with the Galaxy S6.

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Mark Wahlberg says Transformers 5 could begin filming soon (and he’ll be in it)

Transformers: Age Of Extinction star Mark Wahlberg says the next movie in Michael Bay's Transformers franchise could begin filming soon and he'll be in it.

Movies & TV

FCC spites AT&T and Verizon, adopts T-Mobile’s plan to decrease roaming charges

The FCC has backed T-Mobile's proposal for improved guidelines on the price of international data roaming. The decision provoked the ire of AT&T and Verizon, both of which reportedly charge high rates to small carriers.

Mobile

Cadillac debuts streaming-video rearview mirror for 2016 CT6

Among the tech features on Cadillac's new CT6 flagship will be a rearview mirror that can display streaming video from an HD camera, which should dramatically improve rear visibility.

Cars

Do you hear that? Startup wants to make silent fridges and air conditioners

A startup just received $44 million in funding; Phononic uses semiconductors for refrigerators and wants to use them for air conditioners, too; this would make them much quieter.

Home

Microsoft could be getting into the streaming game with the rumored ‘Arcadia’

Microsoft is supposedly building a cloud-based streaming service for games and apps, codenamed Arcadia according to unnamed sources.

Gaming

Lords of the Fallen is taking its hacking and slashing on the go with a 2015 mobile game

Lords of the Fallen, the Dark Souls-like PC and console RPG from Deck 13 and CI Games earlier this year, is going mobile in 2015 with a new iOS and Android game.

Gaming

BMW announces hydrogen drive module prototype, but delays debut

On December 12th, BMW announced that a prototype drive module for an in-development hydrogen vehicle would debut at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. Now, the automaker has retracted that release, postponing the debut until a later time.

Cars

Apple CEO Tim Cook ‘deeply offended’ by BBC factory conditions report

A BBC documentary claims to show that Apple suppliers in Asia continue to violate workers' rights despite the tech giant's ongoing efforts to improve conditions at its factories there.

Mobile

Why so shady, Apple? Canada investigates carrier deals for wrongdoing

The Federal Court of Canada, at the request of the Canadian Competition Bureau, approved the demand that Apple hand over documents related to the company's contracts with local carriers. The Bureau believes Apple made shady deals to stifle competition.

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Renders of Sony’s Xperia Z4 leak along with James Bond marketing materials

Sony could be ready to abandon its six-monthly refresh cycle on its greatest Xperia smartphones, beginning with the Xperia Z4. It's shaping up to be an exciting device, and it may be joined by a Z4 Compact, and a Z4 Ultra. Here's what we think we know about…

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