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Four new ‘Adventure Time’ specials are heading to HBO Max

Just one week after it secured the rights to Studio Ghibli's back catalog, WarnerMedia's HBO Max has landed another much-loved animated franchise. Starting next year, the streaming service will be the exclusive home of four new Adventure Time special…

Bethesda hopes you’ll pay $100 a year for private ‘Fallout 76′ worlds

Bethesda is betting that Fallout 76 fans are willing to pay extra for creature comforts — so much so that they'll pay more than they did for the base game. The developer has launched a Fallout 1st subscription that offers a few exclusive convenienc…

Watch the first teaser for Netflix’s CG ‘Ghost in the Shell’ series

Netflix has released the first trailer for its upcoming Ghost in the Shell anime, alongside teasers for three other animated series the company plans to release throughout the fall and into 2020.

Google says it’s achieved quantum supremacy

Google is standing by its claim that it's achieved quantum supremacy — marking a major milestone in computing research. The company first made the claim back in September, and while disputed by competitors, Google's research paper has now been publi…

Apple TV+ adaptation of ‘Foundation’ will star Jared Harris and Lee Pace

Apple isn't cutting corners with its TV+ version of Isaac Asimov's Foundation. The tech giant has cast its first two stars for the show, choosing Chernobyl's Jared Harris (above) to play math genius Hari Seldon and Halt and Catch Fire's Lee Pace as…

Scoot makes its new single-seat mopeds available in Los Angeles

You don't have to wait to try Bird's latest take on electric two-wheelers, provided you're an Angeleno. Bird's sub-brand Scoot has rolled out electric mopeds in Los Angeles as part of a pilot program. It's only a single-seater versus the two-seat B…

PlayStation’s Halloween sale includes ‘Dark Souls 3′ and ‘Devil May Cry 5′

Halloween is fast approaching so that means brands have got some fiendishly good holiday deals on offer, and the US PlayStation Store is no exception. Expect between 50 and 75 percent off loads of horror and horror-adjacent games, including Dark Soul…

Todoist ‘Foundations’ update adds a host of organization features

Todoist is one of the best to-do apps out there — in fact, we picked it as our favorite about 18 months ago. But when huge companies like Microsoft and Apple are making major changes to their own competing apps, standing pat isn't going to cut it. T…

Google to fix ‘bug’ that uploads free full-quality iPhone pics to Photos

Google is about to patch a quirk in Photos that effectively gives iPhone users a free ride. The company told Android Police in a statement that it's planning to fix a Google Photos "bug" that stores iOS photos in their original quality without count…

AT&T hikes TV Now prices by as much as $15 per month

Yes, AT&T is raising prices for its TV Now service for the second time this year — and it's not a small hike. The telecom is notifying subscribers that the Plus tier will jump from $50 to $65 per month on November 19th, while the Max plan will l…