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One Of Batman's Best Movies Returning To Select US Theaters

30 days ago   |   By GameSpot

Here's something that will make you feel old: the acclaimed Batman movie, The Dark Knight , came to theatres 10 years ago this month. To celebrate the anniversary, Warner Bros. is bringing the film back to theatres for a "exclusive, one-week engagement" at select locations. The movie will play on IMAX at four theatres in the United States. That's notable because The Dark Knight was one of the first major movies to use IMAX 70mm film; director Christopher Nolan used IMAX cameras again with The Dark Knight Rises , Interstellar , and Dunkirk. The new screenings will play the movie in 70mm...
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New Way of the Fighter Pack Available From Ninja Division

30 days ago   |   By Tabletop Gaming

Any good fighting game is going to have a large variety of fighters to choose from. You don't want to end up facing off with just the same 3-4 time and time again. That gets old. Well, Way of the Fighter is adding to its select screen of fighters with a new pack, bringing two new contenders to the arena. You can get your copy now.
From the announcement:
Khublai Vs. Wattana is Mongolian Wrestling brutality against bone-crushing Muay Thai action! The latest Fighter Pack expansion for Way of The Fighter, bringing classic arcade-style fighting to the tabletop. This fighter pack includes a...
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Terrafugia Promises Its Flying Car Will Go on Sale in 2019

Terrafugia Promises Its Flying Car Will Go on Sale in 2019

30 days ago   |   By ExtremeTech

Terrafugia has been showing off prototypes and making vague promises for several years, but this is the first time there's been anything approaching a release date.
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Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Update Adds Year 4 Chapter 10

30 days ago   |   By Game Rant

Developer Jam City releases another update for Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, this time adding Year 4 Chapter 10 to the game, which includes some new lessons.
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Microsoft finances up across the board in Q2 2018

30 days ago   |   By All About Windows Phone

Microsoft has announced a very successful end to its 2018 fiscal year. Azure was singled out in Redmond's financial figures as one of Microsoft's top performers, with CEO Satya Nadella saying "We had an incredible year, surpassing $100 billion in revenue as a result of our teams' relentless focus on customer success and the trust customers are placing in Microsoft”.
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Microsoft hits an all-time high after crushing earnings

Microsoft hits an all-time high after crushing earnings

30 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Microsoft hit an all-time high after crushing fourth-quarter earnings expectations.
Its Azure revenue grew at 89% year-over-year.
Revenue guidance topped Wall Street estimates.
Watch Microsoft trade in real time here .
Microsoft hit an all-time high of above $108 a share early Friday after crushing fourth-quarter earnings. It's currently trading up 3% at $107.52.
The software giant beat on both the top and bottom lines, earnings $1.14 per share on revenue of $30.1 billion. Wall Street analysts surveyed by Bloomberg were expecting earnings of $1.08 a share and revenue of $29.2 billion.
"We...
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Microsoft is crushing it, topping $100 billion in annual revenue for the first time

Microsoft is crushing it, topping $100 billion in annual revenue for the first time

30 days ago   |   By TheBoyGeniusReport

Microsoft has transformed itself into a lean, mean, cash-generation machine.
The release of fourth quarter earnings Thursday from the computing giant showed year-over-year gains in all of its major business segments. Microsoft also broke some impressive records, such as the company surpassing more than $100 billion in revenue for the first time in its history.
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Z-Man Taking Pre-Orders For Pandemic 10th Anniversary Edition

Z-Man Taking Pre-Orders For Pandemic 10th Anniversary Edition

30 days ago   |   By Tabletop Gaming

Hard to believe, but Pandemic has been around for 10 years. A full decade of sniffling, sneezing, coughing, aching, stuffy heads, and fevers. With this milestone being reached, Z-Man Games is coming out with a special 10th anniversary edition of the game. Pre-orders are being taken now, and those that are lucky will get a set of painted miniatures to go with it.
From the announcement:
With celebrating a decade of Pandemic , we wanted to create something really special. The custom box, new art, and quality components all create a one-of-a-kind game.
Because we're so excited for this game...
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10 classic Xbox games we'd love to see remastered

10 classic Xbox games we'd love to see remastered

30 days ago   |   By Windows Central

Seeing these classic titles brought to a modern standard would be incredible.
The industry behind gaming is always coming up with new and impressive ways to impress players, but a lot of the time, gamers enjoy looking toward the classics. The legendary titles of the past have inspired creators and players alike, and seeing them reborn with modern visuals and sound is a treat.
Here are 10 Xbox games we would love to see receive the remaster treatment.
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Zoox's fresh $500M, how to spend $6.3B and Microsoft's fine fiscal year

30 days ago   |   By TechCrunch

And welcome back to Equity , TechCrunch's venture capital-focused podcast where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines.
This week we had another full house which made for a good time. Our own Connie Loizos , Matthew Lynley and I were joined by Renata Quintini , a partner at Lux Capital .
Today's episode is a grab bag of topics, including some self-driving stuff, late-stage venture noodling, and Microsoft. So, this show hit on every topic I used to have listed on my OkCupid profile.
First up was Zoox's epic $500 million infusion. The self-driving company is notable for its full-stack...
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Microsoft Gaming Division Makes $10 Billion In a Year for the First Time

30 days ago   |   By IGN

Microsoft has announced its financials for the year ending June 30, and the company has surpassed $10 billion in revenue in its games and services division for the first time.
Microsoft has reported a 39 per cent increase in revenue in the division, which has been credited in large part to Xbox Live, Game Pass, and Mixer.
"In Gaming, we are pursuing our expansive opportunity from the way games are created and distributed to how they are played and viewed, surpassing $10 billion in revenue this year for the first time," said CEO Satya Nadella during an investors call, via Seeking Alpha .
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