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2 Days Ago   Ralph Macchio and William Zabka are at it again. Both stars from The Karate Kid are back in a new trailer for Cobra Kai, the upcoming YouTube Red series that's poised to make "How do I get YouTube Red?" a trending search term.

2 Days Ago   In Sea of Thieves, developer Rare's new first-person pirate simulator for Xbox and Windows, you can get drunk. When you get drunk, playing either of your two musical instruments produces a warbling, out-of-tune melody.

2 Days Ago   The Switch is Nintendo achieving (Mario) Galaxy Brain. In the 12 months since Nintendo's latest gaming machine launched, it's ended up in more American homes than any other console to date over the same period.

3 Days Ago   The latest "Nindies" showcase from Nintendo highlighted a whole mess of upcoming Switch releases, but one in particular stands out: Lumines Remastered. Social media is buzzing with excitement in ways that you, someone who doesn't obsess about video games, might find confusing.

3 Days Ago   Wakanda forever (and ever and ever). In addition to blowing away audiences around the world and logging broken record after broken record at the box office, Black Panther is also a pretty big deal on social media.

3 Days Ago   It used to be that where PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds went, Fortnite followed. Now it's the other way around. A mobile version of Battlegrounds (affectionately referred to as PUBG by fans) launched for Android and iOS devices late Monday.

4 Days Ago   Anyone who experienced Harvey Weinstein's horrific behavior firsthand no longer has to worry about legal repercussions stemming from restrictive nondisclosure agreements. The Weinstein Company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday, a move that had been coming for some time after numerous failed attempts to sell off the studio's assets.

4 Days Ago   Are you ready to spend close to three hours watching the various heroes of the Marvel Cinematic Universe compete to see who can punch Thanos the hardest?

4 Days Ago   Last week, Donald Trump's Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos, had a rough time on 60 Minutes. Facing basic questions about the issues her government role is focused on, DeVos responded with a series of awkward fumbles and "did she really just say that??" self-owns.

5 Days Ago   The hits keep on coming for Facebook. On Friday, the social media company booted the Donald Trump campaign-linked data firm Cambridge Analytica from its platform. On Saturday, we learned why: The firm played a role in secretly harvesting data belonging to more than 50 million users.

5 Days Ago   Tiger Electronics. Coleco. Konami. Bandai. These are all familiar publishers for gamers from the '80s. Back in the days when Nintendo's biggest competitor in the living room was Atari, the handheld market was dominated by battery-operated LCD games.

5 Days Ago   Five weekends, five first-place finishes. That's been the story so far for Black Panther at the box office. As its fifth weekend in theaters draws to a close, a domestic box office estimate of $27 million is more than enough to hang on in the number one spot.

5 Days Ago   Andrew McCabe's pension might be in jeopardy and some Democratic lawmakers aren't having it. Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired the former FBI director on Friday. McCabe was just two days away from retiring after a 21-year career in the U.S.

6 Days Ago   It's always a gift when the live sketch comedy gets so intense on Saturday Night Live that someone "breaks" — which is to say, they break character and laugh.

6 Days Ago   Last week, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and former FBI director Andrew McCabe were fired. The former happened at the behest of Donald Trump and the latter came at the end of an independent investigation that was in no way influenced by Trump's frequent social media lashings of McCabe.

6 Days Ago   Now we know why Facebook gave Cambridge Analytica the boot on Friday. What's less clear is why it took so long. The social media company was aware as far back as late 2015 that, starting in early 2014, the Trump-linked U.K data firm had secretly harvested profile data belonging to 50 million users, according to a follow-up report from The Observer.

9 Days Ago   When we last saw Abhishek Singh, he was playing an augmented reality version of Super Mario Bros. World 1-1 in New York's Central Park while, somehow, completely indifferent pedestrians walked right on by.

9 Days Ago   Shadow of the Tomb Raider, the third and final chapter in a trilogy of games chronicling Lara Croft's origin story, is coming on Sept. 14, 2018. Probably.

10 Days Ago   Is there a more difficult, awkward time in an average person's life than middle school? You're caught halfway between grade school and high school, your entire body is probably going haywire as puberty sets in, and you're still actively learning all the crucial social skills that will eventually steer the direction of the rest of your life.

10 Days Ago   Movie history nerds know this already: Nicolas Cage was almost Tim Burton's Superman. That wondrous pairing never ended up happening, but now Cage will finally get to show the world what he can do with the Man of Steel.

11 Days Ago   It's been said before, it'll be said again: Let the past die. Kill it if you have to. That's what Rian Johnson did. Luke Skywalker's gruff, disillusioned old man in Star Wars: The Last Jedi left a lot of fans angry.

11 Days Ago   Life finds a way... to insert Dr. Ian Malcolm into your video game. Jeff Goldblum's Jurassic Park character plays a key role in Jurassic World Evolution, a theme park-building video game coming this summer.

11 Days Ago   Let's make it clear up front: This isn't a knock on PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (aka PUBG), a fine game in its own right. But in case you hadn't heard, Fortnite is a very big deal.

12 Days Ago   The sun-blocking shield. The accidental gunshot. Smithers getting firedTito MFing Puente. The two-part "Who Shot Mr. Burns?" episode of The Simpsons is enshrined among the series' most remembered.

12 Days Ago   If Facebook's 2017 streaming deal with Major League Baseball was a home run, the coming season's new deal is an easy grand slam. The social network has landed exclusive streaming rights for the broadcast of 25 MLB games from the coming season, starting on April 4.

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