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iPhone hack attack prompts Apple to release emergency update 2:30

Plus: Uber burns through a big pile of cash in just half a year, and James Cameron's 1986 movie 'Aliens' gets a Blu-ray birthday box set.
Movies & TV

‘Spectre’ helmer is in talks for a live-action ‘James and the Giant Peach’ movie

A live-action adaptation of Roald Dahl's James and the Giant Peach for Disney might be directed by Oscar-winning American Beauty director Sam Mendes and penned by High Fidelity's Nick Hornby.

Insider video shows how a deconstructed burger commercial is filmed

Photographer and visual engineer Steve Giralt gives us a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to film a deconstructed burger commercial using a Phantom 4K camera and a robotic arm.
Cool Tech

Fascinating new study explores the complex psychology of why humans feel empathy toward robots

Would you lie to a robot to avoid hurting its feelings? If you’re like one participant in a recent study, the answer is a resounding “yes.” The experiment sheds some light on our complex relationship with humanoid bots.
Cool Tech

Full-size, 3D-printed Stargate portal replica took 1,000 hours to create

A 3D-printed, 20-foot-tall Stargate portal replica is the centerpiece of a new exhibition at Belgium’s Musée royal de Mariemont entitled "From Stargate to Comics: The Egyptian Gods in the geek culture."

Six coffee grinders that grind so fine

Whether you're looking for a simple coffee grinder to smash up some beans or one that can be fine-tuned for your individual taste buds, you're likely to find the perfect option somewhere on our list.

30 of the juiciest portable battery chargers money can buy

Battery life still tops the polls for smartphone concerns. If it’s bugging you, then maybe it’s time to snag yourself a portable charger. Come on in, put your feet up, and allow us to show you round the wonderful world of external…
Product Review

Piper Computer Kit Review

Piper's kit computer uses Minecraft as a portal into the world of programming.

First batch of Xbox Design Lab custom controllers arrives in September

Microsoft is boxing up its initial shipment of player-customized Xbox Design Lab controllers for the Xbox One, announcing that its first wave of vibrantly colorful gamepads will arrive on player doorsteps in September.

Sprint’s new plan offers all-you-can-stream HD video for $20 per month extra

Sprint's new Unlimited Freedom Premium, an addendum to its new lineup of Unlimited Freedom plans, offers free unlimited HD streaming for a $20 per month upcharge. New and existing customers can "test drive" the plan until October 31.
Home Theater

What’s new on Netflix and what’s leaving in September 2016 1:04

Our complete list of what's new on Netflix for September 2016 and which titles will be removed will help you catch up on your binging and ensure you don't miss any titles heading into the ether.

Lucasfilm and Nissan partner up to promote ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’

It’s time for another episode of "Pairing Something Exciting With Something Dull"! Lucasfilm has partnered up with five brands, including Nissan, to promote Rogue One: A Star Wars Story across the galaxy.