Microsoft contractors are listening to your Xbox conversations

What just happened? Contractors hired by Microsoft to improve the Xbox voice command feature have been listening to audio captured by the console according to a report from Motherboard. The audio in question was supposed to be captured after the user gave a “Hey Cortana” or “Xbox” verbal command although some contractors said recordings were […]

Schwarzenegger Talks King Conan Script with Original Director John Milius

Arnold Schwarzenegger recently reunited with Conan the Barbarian director John Milius, and the two apparently spoke about the next potential movie King Conan. In a new image posted on Instagram, Schwarzenegger is shown frollicking with Milius at Silicon Valley Comic-Con. “Yes, I talked to him about his King Conan script,” the actor says in the […]

Disney’s Lady and the Tramp Features Rescue Dog from Shelter as Its Lead

Disney’s Lady and the Tramp remake is set for a release on Disney+ in November, and the anticipated movie will star a rescued shelter dog from Arizona named Monte. When it came to casting the titular Tramp in the updated version of the animated classic, the filmmakers did some scouting at HALO Animal Rescue in […]

Angel Has Fallen Takes Aim at Good Boys, But Ready or Not May Pull Box Office Surprise

Good Boys served as one of the only surprise bright spots this summer at the box office, when it debuted to $21.4 million last weekend, making for one of the best comedy debuts of the year. As summer winds down, we’re getting another uneven dump of studio releases this weekend, which will likely see the […]

Spider-Man 3 Hasn’t Signed Far from Home Director to Return Yet

The web is getting increasingly more tangled as it relates to the situation with Sony, Spider-Man and the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Now, it’s come to light that Jon Watts, the man who helmed both Spider-Man: Far From Home and Homecoming, isn’t signed on for Sony’s planned Spider-Man 3, despite prior reports to the contrary. Watts […]

Dell’s announces XPS 13 and Inspiron laptops equipped with Intel Comet Lake CPUs

Why it matters: If you have been considering picking up a Dell XPS 13 you might want to wait until next week. The company just revealed that it would be launching the newest version of its laptop packed with Intel’s Comet Lake processors on the 27th. In the run-up to IFA 2019, Dell has announced […]

The Movie First Look Has Zach Galifianakis Right Where You’d Expect

Netflix has released the first-look images of their upcoming Between Two Ferns: The Movie. The adaptation stars Zach Galifianakis and was directed by Scott Aukerman. Fans of the hit talk show have been waiting for an update about the project for a while now and it looks like Galifianakis and crew are going out of […]

Nintendo’s new Switch with updated Tegra X1 SoC delivers significantly improved battery life

In brief: Nintendo last month quietly introduced an updated version of its Nintendo Switch handheld console promising significantly longer battery life. Now that the system is finally hitting store shelves, we’re getting some real-world data on what sort of improvements buyers can expect and it’s quite promising. Digital Foundry recently put the new Switch through […]