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Kojima Productions’ new logo movie offers everything we love about videogames

The 30-second logo movie for Kojima Productions has a lot elements that gamers love: underwater monsters, space exploration, digital enemies, and a sweet lens flare. It's impressive how Kojima packed so many gaming elements in one…
Movies & TV

‘Wonder Woman’ trailer, ‘Justice League’ footage debut at Comic-Con 2:51

The first trailer for Wonder Woman and the first footage from superhero team-up movie Justice Leagu" were released by Warner Bros. Pictures during the studio's Comic-Con International panel in San Diego over the weekend.

Verizon buys Yahoo’s core businesses for $5 billion, Marissa Mayer staying

Internet service provider Verizon is acquiring Yahoo's core businesses for $5 billion. We have all the details on the merger and Verizon's plan to combine Yahoo with AOL in some ways.

Niantic CEO reveals 'Pokémon Go' team leaders, talks fixes at San Diego Comic-Con

John Hanke, CEO of Niantic, briefed a horde of Pokémon trainers packed into the San Diego Convention Center's Hall H about what's in store for the future of Pokémon Go.

A carbon-fiber breakthrough could make the next Mazda Miata even lighter

Mazda is looking for ways to make the next Miata even lighter without reducing its overall dimensions. The answer appears to be carbon fiber that's more affordable than the type that's on the market today.
Social Media

Twitter steps up its live-stream game, partners with MLB and NHL

You don't have to park it in front of your television set for game night anymore. You'll soon be able to to live-stream games from Major League Baseball and the National Hockey League on Twitter.

Crowdfunding is coming to British politics with

n the aftermath of the highly contentious Brexit vote, citizens of the U.K. are now looking to take matters into their own hands. Meet, "a new movement setting out to change British politics."

Do we really need a national self-driving testing facility?

Michigan lawmakers want autonomous vehicle testing off of public roads and at a special center, preferably in their state. The University of Michigan has a site in Ann Arbor and is developing a larger site at former GM Willow Run bomber…
Movies & TV

Erlich explains ‘cuckold porn’ in a ‘Silicon Valley’ deleted scene

With HBO's Silicon Valley season 3 is hitting digital HD today, Digital Trends exclusively uunveils a deleted scene from the bonus features. The scene highlights Pied Piper's woes, using a strangely fitting porn analogy.

Prisma turned a time lapse of China into a beautiful animated movie

Over 2,500 images and 80 hours of post-production work went into creating this gorgeous time-lapse animation of China. Each frame was captured individually in Prisma, the hot new app that uses AI to redraw images in an artistic style.

Allo may not support Google Voice or SMS at launch

Allo and Duo, new apps from Google, are edging near their release date. One Reddit user claims to be a beta tester for the apps and has shed some light on how they work, and what will happen to Hangouts.

Artist's rendering reveals what the new HTC Nexus devices could look like

After working with LG and Huawei last year, Google could partner with HTC on a pair of new Nexus devices. It would mark the first time Google and HTC have collaborated on a mobile device since 2010. We've got all the news and rumors here.