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Watch a 1984 Mac spin out Guardians of the Galaxy hero

While we wait for this weekend’s highly-anticipated Marvel movie, The Guardians of the Galaxy, we thought it’d be fun to pass along this sweet speed-painting from filmmaker Matthew Pearce. It shows an illustration of Peter Quill, aka Star-Lord, created on… Read more ›

New Constantine trailer outs your demons

It’s definitely trailer week, especially for comic book and other genre movies, but here’s one for an upcoming DC television show based on the Vertigo property, Hellblazer. The show will cover the exploits of a certain John Constantine, supernaturally sensitive… Read more ›

Apple’s legendary iPod ads have been nothing less than iconic, but a California street artists has turned the famous marketing campaign into an anti-Obama parody ahead of the President’s visit to area. President Obama just wrapped up a quick fundraising… Read more ›

As the biggest confrontation between Moscow and the West since the Cold War continues to unfold, Russian officials have proposed that Apple hand the government access to its entire source code, just to make sure there aren’t any spying bugs… Read more ›

Westboro Baptist Church plans hatefest outside Apple HQ

Whacko fundamentalist group (and presumed Android users) the Westboro Baptist Church have announced plans to picket Apple. The reason? Well, aside from the fact that Apple makes very nice computers and smartphones, apparently the church elders have just gotten around to finishing Walter… Read more ›

You may know FreedomPop as the guys who will turn your iPod touch into a free iPhone, but if you have an iPad, the carrier is now willing to do the same thing, giving any Sprint-compatible iPad free talking, texting… Read more ›

Kindle app adds Wikipedia integration and notes export

Say whatever you want about the cold reception afforded its Fire Phone, but Amazon’s had a pretty great year when it comes to its core business of selling books: first announcing the creation of its Kindle Unlimited scheme, and now… Read more ›

Here’s how to BitTorrent movies on your Apple TV

Popcorn Time is a fantastic — albeit questionably legal — Mac app that allows you to treat BitTorrent like Netflix, searching for movies and TV shows on sites like The Pirate Bay that you want to watch and then streaming… Read more ›

Self-driving cars will be on U.K. roads by January

The U.K. is set to allow self-driving cars to use public roads as of January 2015. Currently they are allowed on private roads only. The Department for Transport had previously claimed that driverless cars would be trialled on public roads… Read more ›