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K.K. Slider, King K. Rool now playable in Super Smash Bros. via new costumes

Nintendo has patched Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS, adding new stages and costumes inspired by Animal Crossing, Donkey Kong Country, and more.

Gaming

Like a smarter George Foreman, this electric grill knows when your food’s done

How do you know when to flip your burger? Eyeball it? The Bright Grill is a smart grill for under $200 that uses temperature sensors and your smartphone to let you know when your food is done.

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How a Norwegian DJ set Spotify on fire with a tropical Notorious B.I.G. remix

Norwegian DJ Matoma is one of Spotify’s most popular DJs thanks to his summery tropical house interpretation of The Notorious B.I.G.’s Old Thing Back.

Music

Resident Evil 2 remake officially pitched at Capcom

Capcom's Yoshiaki Hirabayashi has officially pitched a plan to remake the publisher's landmark survival horror sequel Resident Evil 2.

Gaming

The Euro-spec RC is the latest model to benefit from Lexus’ downsizing wave

Lexus has announced the BMW 4 Series-fighting RC coupe will soon be available with a downsized engine in Europe. Also found under the hood of the IS and the NX, the 2.0-liter turbo four makes 241 horsepower and 258 lb-ft. of torque.

Cars

Get your first glimpse at Better Call Saul Season 2 in new pics

AMC has released two teaser pics for the upcoming second season of popular AMC show Better Call Saul, a prequel of sorts to Breaking Bad, starring Bob Odenkirk in the lead role as the shyster lawyer.

Movies & TV

Star Wars Battlefront’s Blast Mode is hot-and-heavy, Rebel-on-Empire action, distilled

DICE has revealed Blast Mode, Star Wars Battlefront's take on a classic team deathmatch mode, setting teams of up to 10 Rebel and Empire soldiers against one another in intense, close-quarters arenas.

Gaming

The dual-screened wonder known as the YotaPhone 2 will not launch in North America

After a very successful Indiegogo campaign for the YotaPhone 2, Yota Devices expected to ship the handset to backers in mid-August. Unfortunately, due to unforeseen production issues, the YotaPhone 2 will not launch in North America.

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Crossovers don't have to look confused, and Hyundai's Tucson cracks the code

The 2016 Tucson is more striking than ever, but that’s only the start. With greener engines and more tech, the CUV has its sights on the Honda CR-V.

  • Pros: Attractive from every angle , Cheaper than CR-V and RAV4…
  • Cons: Engine lacks grunt , Adaptive cruise and lane keep assist…

Still stumped? Here are 15 tips and tricks for the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch can do more than just tell you the time. Here are a few lesser-known features, whether you're looking to mute notifications or quickly adjust haptic feedback.

Wearables

Hisense looks for a leg-up in U.S., buys Sharp America for $23.7 million

Hisense is about to increase its presence in the U.S., even if customers don't notice, as the Chinese company will acquire Sharp America in a deal worth $23.7 million that gives it full ownership of all "equity and assets" of Sharp's TV factory.

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BlackBerry Classic Now available through Verizon and AT&T

BlackBerry has officially launched the BlackBerry Classic, which has the name suggests does away with all that modern nonsense, and returns to the traditional BlackBerry look with a physical keyboard.

Mobile

Epic Games’ Tim Sweeney thinks augmented reality will trump virtual reality

While virtual reality is capturing the imaginations of gamers and developers the world over, augmented reality is the technology that Epic Games founder Tim Sweeney sees as the most forward-thinking.

Computing

Watch out, Apple: Huawei has become the world’s third-largest smartphone vendor

China-based company Huawei leapfrogged Microsoft in Q2 2015 to become the world's third-largest smartphone vendor, according to Strategy Analytics. The firm gained sales mostly at the expense of Microsoft, which saw weakness in its Lumia business.

Mobile

Game of Thrones to run at least eight seasons with possible prequel series

During a recent press event, HBO indicated that Game of Thrones will run for at least eight seasons and possibly more, with the added possibility of a prequel series if the creators want it.

Movies & TV