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‘How do you boil an egg?’ Why everyone’s asking Alexa, and the complicated answer

People ask Alexa -- Amazon Echo's personal assistant -- all kinds of crazy questions, but the most common cooking question seems easy at first: "How do you boil an egg?" The answer is actually pretty complicated.
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Rave, Reich, and Roll: Exploring the dark themes in The Man in the High Castle

Digital Trends sat down with key members of The Man in the High Castle cast at the New York Comic Con to discuss how best to watch the show, its deepening cultural impact, and what its future may hold.

Former RHCP guitarist John Frusciante releases six songs for free

John Frusciante, rocker and experimental musician, has released two groups of songs and four other single tracks for free on his Soundcloud and Bandcamp. Most of the songs were not intended for commercial release. 
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We love us some duck face — Zoolander 2 trailer breaks record for Paramount 2:34

Paramount has confirmed that the trailer for Zoolander 2 has broken record, achieving the most views in the first week of release for a comedy, knocking off previous record-holder, Dumb and Dumber Too
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Zach Galligan: The Gremlins return will not take the form of a reboot

The third Gremlins movie is reportedly in the works, but original star Nick Galligan, who may or may not appear in the new movie, confirms that it won't be a reboot, but rather a look at the world 30 years from the original.
Home Theater

Can waving an iPhone around like a Shaman fix a speaker? We tried Sonos TruPlay to find out

Sonos has avoided using an Auto-EQ system until now, so why the change of heart, and does the smartphone-based system work very well?
Home Theater

These TVs prove you don't need a fortune for amazing quality

Check out our picks for the best TVs under $1,000 to enjoy top-shelf features like 3D, localized dimming and efficient LED backlighting without breaking the bank.
Home Theater

Don’t buy that cheap 1080p TV! Here’s why it’s finally time to go 4K

Not sure whether you should get a 4K UHD TV or a 1080p HD model? We've got the answers here in a simple breakdown about why it no longer makes sense to purchase a 1080P HDTV, and why 4K Ultra HD is the smarter choice.

Watch Carly Simon perform Mockingbird with Stephen Colbert

Carly Simon performed her 1973 hit Mockingbird with Stephen Colbert on the Late Show earlier this week. The Bronx, NY-born singer/songwriter was on Colbert's show to promote her new memoir Boys in the Trees. 

5 reasons why Black Friday is totally pointless

Thinking of going out on Black Friday? Just don't. Stay in and enjoy time with the family. Here are five reasons why you shouldn't bother with Black Friday.
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Verizon’s go90 mobile video platform launches exclusive web comedy Fatal Decision

Zach Reino stars in the scripted comedy exclusive to Verizon's mobile streamer go90. The show is loosely based on CollegeHumor's 2008 web series of the same name.