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Thursday, May 12, 2016

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Watch: The 'Assassin's Creed' Movie Trailer 

Video: It’s finally here — the first trailer for the upcoming Assassin’s Creed movie starring Michael Fassbender (X-Men: Days of Future Past12 Years a Slave )and Marion Cotillard (The Dark Knight RisesLa Vie en Rose).

2016 Samsung TVs: Pricing, Availability And Everything You Need To Know 

Let’s be real — “Quantum Dot” sounds like marketing jargon. The surprising thing is that it isn’t. Never one to shy away from innovation, Samsung have literally used quantum physics to create a new standard in picture quality for its SUHD TVs. 
And that’s not the only area of focus for the latest range, which hits all the right notes on style, form and function. For a price, of course.

Facebook Admits Its Trending Section Includes Topics Not Actually Trending On Facebook 

Facebook’s Trending news section includes topics that aren’t actually trending on Facebook, according to a statement from the company yesterday.

Marvel's 'Agent Carter' Has Been Cancelled 

Briefly: Despite critical acclaim, Agent Carter is no more after the second season failed to attract the ratings it needed to continue. 

App Deals: Watch Planes All Over The World In Real Time 

Today’s best deals include Mobile Doc Scanner for Android, Planes Live for iOS and My Trips for Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!

5 Reasons To Use Facebook Messenger For Web Browsers 

Last year, Facebook set up a dedicated web portal for Messenger to match its app for mobile devices. If you haven’t yet put it to good use in your browser, here are a few reasons to give it a try. Messenger for web browsers includes a number of useful features you don’t get through the main Facebook site, and cuts out a lot of the clutter of the main portal.

DC Is Secretly Making A Booster Gold Movie 

Krysten Ritter teases the endless possibilities of Jessica Jones season 2. American Gods recasts a major character. The Godzilla vs Kongmovie has a release date. Kevin Smith wants to write for Arrow. Plus, new pictures from Game of Thrones, and the season finale of Gotham. Behold, spoilers!

Casey Jones Makes An Entrance In The Latest TMNT Trailer 

Watch as hockey-masked-hero Casey Jones, played by Arrow star Stephen Amell, saves damsel in distress April O’Neil (Megan Fox) from having to repeat any more awful dialogue at a group of angry thugs. 
Can Amell’s charm save the day (and the film)? 

A Huge Unnamed Dwarf Planet, Almost The Size Of Pluto, Has Been Hiding In Our Solar System 

Image: Artist’s concept of 2007 OR10 / NASA In a universe full of planets, 2007 OR10 is something special. It’s big, just slightly smaller than the size of Pluto. And it’s close, within our very own solar system. So how did it still manage to take astronomers by surprise?

How Fan Art Brought Olivia Munn's Psylocke To X-Men: Apocalypse 

We already know why Olivia Munn agreed to play Psylocke, but now we know how that character even managed to be in the movie in the first place. Turns out the answer is actually a piece of fan art.

This Robot's Teaching Itself To Twirl A Stick 

If you’ve ever tried to learn how to spin a pencil in your hand, you’ll know it takes some concerted effort — but it’s even harder for a robot. Now, though, researchers have finally built a ‘bot that can learn to do it.

An Interesting Portrait Of An Actor Who Plays Monsters In Movies 

Video: Meet Tom Woodruff. You’ve seen him in movies but probably didn’t even realise he was in them because he specialises in playing creatures. That is, he’s been the alien in Aliens, a gorilla in various TV shows and movies, done work for Jumanji, and so much more. What’s cool is to hear him talk about his craft and process and to see him act it out in an actual suit versus doing motion capture (not that there’s anything wrong with that).