Tag Archive: America


Captain America: Civil War‘s first trailer is absolutely amazing

The first trailer for next year’s Captain America movie Civil War debuted online last night, and it’s actually really freaking good. The Avengers: Age of Ultron kind of soured me on Marvel’s gigantic cinematic universe, but Civil War could redeem it if it turns out to be anywhere as good as the first taste Marvel’s […]

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Pope’s arrival in America greeted by a sea of smartphones

Pope Francis landed on U.S. soil for the first time last week on Tuesday, September 22. He has talked to victims of sexual abuse, spoke out about his views on immigration and gave several moving speeches across the country. However, the pope was also able to impact American culture in a way that is completely […]

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We’re the chips in America: Apple could build A9 processor in the U.S.

GlobalFoundries, a.k.a. the largest silicon foundry in the United States, is pushing to to become a mobile device chipmaker for Apple, according to a new report. On the back of the enormous success of the iPhone 6, the battle to build… Read more ›

Apple Store ‘die-in’ sends message to ‘capitalist America’ about police violence

Protesters streamed into an Apple Store in New York City on Friday to stage a “die-in” and call attention to a man who died at the hands of a police officer. The peaceful Apple Store invasion came on the third… Read more ›

Bank of America refunds duplicate Apple Pay charges

If you’ve been happily tapping up charges with your iPhone 6 after Apple Pay was released on Monday, you might want to double check your bank statements. A number of early Apple Pay users have reported that Apple’s tap-to-pay solution has… Read more ›

Stand tall with Captain America and this week’s other best iTunes picks

Captain America: The Winter Soldier comes to iTunes three weeks early

Apple’s iTunes store has increasingly become the place where today’s top blockbusters make their home debut, premiering on your iPhone, Mac, or Apple TV as much as a week before their DVD releases. But with Captain America: The Winter Soldier,… Read more ›

Captain America is more international than you’d expect

There’s a scene in the new Captain America Winter Soldier movie in which Steve Rogers checks a list of things he’s missed since he took the cold plunge into the ice after his exploits in World War Two. In the… Read more ›

Captain America: The Winter Soldier – The Official Game Lands In App Store [Video]

Ahead of its April 4 U.S. theatrical release, Gameloft’s movie tie-in Captain America: The Winter Soldier – The Official Game has arrived in the App Store. An original adventure co-scripted by Marvel, the game lets you play as Captain America… Read more ›     

Captain America Doesn’t “Get” The Moon Landing, Nirvana And Steve Jobs [Humor]

In the Marvel universe, Captain America is a World War II era super soldier who happens to get frozen in ice, only to dethaw in modern times. As such, there’s a lot he’s missed out on, and in the latest… Read more ›