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Zach Galifianakis will be the Joker in new Lego Batman movie

Lego Batman, the spinoff of last year's surprise hit from Warner Bros, The Lego Movie, adds a comedy wild card to play opposite the dynamic duo, casting Zach Galifianakis as the film's Joker.

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Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke scores Broadway play

Thom Yorke's next musical project will be a Broadway show starring Clive Owen. The Radiohead frontman's music will be featured at the beginning, end and during transitions of this fall's Old Times, according to director Douglas Hodge.

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Best TVs under $500

Just because it's cheap doesn't mean it's worth buying. Many budget TVs look great on paper, but fail to deliver the kind of picture quality you expect from an HDTV. To help steer you in the right direction, we've assembled our favorite TVs around $500.

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Circle of life: The Lion King returns to reign in new Disney primetime movie, TV series

It's the circle of life, it seems, as Disney has plans to bring back The Lion King through a new primetime short movie and TV series based on Simba's son Kion and his group of friends, set to air in 2016.

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Plex for iOS gets total redesign, video chapter support, now free

Revamping the existing format and design of the mobile Plex application, Plex has launched a new iOS application for the iPhone and iPad with a bevy of new features for both brand new and veteran users.

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LG gets curvey with new Music Flow wireless sound bar

LG unveils the latest piece in the company's Music Flow sound system, the LAS855M wireless curved sound bar. The bar offers multiple hardwired connections, as well as wireless Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi-based multiroom audio playback via Google Cast.

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New report: Free music streaming will bring in $1 billion by 2017

A new report from Juniper Research expects free, ad-based music streaming revenue to cross the $1 billion mark by 2017. This expected growth is in spite of industry backlash against free music streaming and new streamers not offering a free option.

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Say goodbye to mail-order CD service Columbia House

The CD and DVD mail-order company, which once brought home as much as $1.4 billion a year, has gone bankrupt. The precursor to modern streaming music services, Columbia House fell to the age of iTunes, Spotify and Netflix.

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Déjà vu: Kendrick Lamar slated to be Stephen Colbert’s first guest on the Late Show

When Stephen Colbert takes over for David Letterman on Late Show next month, there will be one familiar face on the show (for a night): Kendrick Lamar. The rapper was previously Colbert's last musical guest on The Colbert Report.

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Netflix lands the latest from Spinal Tap director Christopher Guest, Mascots

Netflix lands the latest mockumentary from Spinal Tap director Christopher Guest. Called Mascots, the film will follow contestants vying for the prize of the Gold Fluffy award in the 8th World Mascot Association championships.

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Bass doesn't have to be a guilty pleasure for audiophiles with Audioquest's NightHawk

Audioquest’s freshman headphone effort mixes brilliant innovation with a powerful sound that brings big bass to the upper-class headphone genre.

  • Pros: Warm, rich sound , Authoritative bass , Wide, dimensional…
  • Cons: Misses some presence/detail up top , Can sound slightly…

Save space without sacrificing sound quality with Yamaha’s new SRT-700 TV speaker base

If you're trying to free up space in your living room, it can be tough to fit a surround setup or even a sound bar. That's where Yamaha's new SRT-700 TV speaker base comes in, saving space without sacrificing big sound.

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TouchJet WAVE turns your TV into a giant Android touchscreen device

Imagine using your old plasma screen TV to play Hearthstone. That's exactly what TouchJet aims to do with its upcoming television peripheral it calls the WAVE. The WAVE intends to bring the Android 4.4 Kitkat ecosystem to your living room without an expensive…

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