1. Destiny players are making a mockery of the game’s toughest boss fight
     Published by Polygon on 2015-01-03 at 03:00:02

Destiny's first expansion, The Dark Below, launched three and a half weeks ago, and it seems that players are finally getting a hang of the boss battle at the end of its raid, Crota's End.
By "getting a hang of," we mean that they're making Des...

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2. The CIA has to approve every script for spy drama The Americans
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-01-03 at 04:30:00

The Cold War TV spy drama The Americans is a fictional account of two Soviet spies living in the United States. It may be fiction, but that doesn't stop American intelligence agencies from being concerned about the show's content. In fact, the CIA has t...

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3. Soon you can start Hyundais with an Android Wear watch
     Published by Endgadget on 2015-01-03 at 04:38:00

Oh, you use an app on your phone to start your car? How passé. Hyundai's gearing up for CES by talking up an Android Wear app that'll let you remotely unlock, locate and start your car with a tap on the wrist. Naturally, if you just can't muster the ...

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4. The FCC Will Finally Decide on Net Neutrality in February
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-01-03 at 02:09:00

After countless months of hemming and hawing, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will reportedly vote on new net neutrality rules in February. Unnamed sources at the FCC told The Washington Post as much today. Specifics remain vague, but here's ...

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5. Richard’s favorite Android devices of 2014
     Published by Android Central on 2015-01-03 at 03:30:07

What I enjoyed using the most in 2014 2014 was a pretty good year for Android powered, and related, devices. Smartphones, tablets and wearables all advanced to a stage genuinely above anything we'd seen before and whichever manufacturer you looked at the...

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6. Marvel releases an Ant-Man teaser that’s too tiny for you to actually see
     Published by The Verge on 2015-01-03 at 00:03:07

How badly do you want to see Ant-Man? Because if you want to know what's going to happen in it before everyone else, you have a few days to search out details in the ridiculously small, 100-or-so-pixel-wide preview that Marvel just posted onli...

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7. The weirdest/best Pokémon song is now the weirdest/best Nintendo 3DS theme
     Published by Polygon on 2015-01-03 at 01:00:02

In August, The Pokémon Company released a reggae-style video featuring the adorably sluggish Pokémon Slowpoke engaging in some very weird behavior. Now (because 2015 is clearly going to be the best year), you can download a theme inspired by ...

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8. Join TechCrunch’s Big CES Adventure
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2015-01-03 at 01:18:47

 If you’re attending the show we want to see you. As in year’s past, TechCrunch will have a large broadcast tent in front of the Las Vegas Convention Center. You can’t miss it. There are LED panels all over it. Twice a day we will h...

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9. Ö smart ring displays Elvish, notifications for high-tech Frodos
     Published by CNet on 2015-01-03 at 01:41:52

The Aurduboy Ö smart ring could be coming soon to a finger near you with scrolling Elvish graphics, email alerts and timekeeping capabilities.

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10. ‘District 9’ director teases fans with gorgeous ‘Aliens’ reboot concept art
     Published by Daily Dot on 2015-01-03 at 01:21:45

Our chests are bursting with love for this unrealized sequel from Neill Blomkamp.

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12. The Cybersecurity Tipping Point
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2015-01-03 at 04:30:33

 As we bear witness to the aftermath of major attacks this year against the likes of Target, Home Depot, Neiman Marcus and most recently, Sony, it becomes clear that we are entering an entirely new “war” against cyber crime. Those who do ...

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13. U.K. Police Arrest Alleged Lizard Squad Hacker
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2015-01-03 at 00:18:32

 Vinnie Omari, alleged member of the Lizard Squad, the hacking crew that took down both Xbox Live and the Playstation Network on Christmas, was arrested in Twickenham on December 31. Omari provided details to the Daily Dot regarding the arrest and th...

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14. HTC Desire Eye review: in search of the ultimate selfie machine
     Published by Endgadget on 2015-01-03 at 03:30:00

2014 was the year that the word "selfie" finally -- and maybe unfortunately -- found its way into honest-to-goodness dictionaries. Is it really any surprise, then, that smartphone makers are finally starting to upgrade their front-facing cameras? Wit...

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15. US places sanctions on North Korea for hacking Sony
     Published by The Verge on 2015-01-03 at 00:58:07

In what's described as the "first" response to the cyberattack against Sony Pictures Entertainment, the Obama administration today announced new sanctions against North Korea. These sanctions are separate from those already imposed against Pyo...

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17. 13 Stories You Don’t Want To Miss This Week
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2015-01-03 at 04:28:53

 From Anonymous leaking account information to rumors of Microsoft building a new browser, here are the top stories from 12/27-1/2.

1. Following through on threats of a Christmas hack, a Twitter account claiming affiliation with Anonymous released...

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18. Smart coffee maker brews your next cup right when you get home
     Published by Endgadget on 2015-01-03 at 02:33:00

Sure, you can get connected coffee makers, but they tend to brew whole pots (or multiple cups). What if you just want a hot cup o' joe when you get home? That's where Smarter's new WiFi Coffee Machine comes into play. The device lets you remotely bre...

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19. Sam Raimi admits he ‘messed up’ Spider-Man 3
     Published by Polygon on 2015-01-03 at 03:30:02

Producer, director and writer Sam Raimi is responsible for fantastic cult classics like the Evil Dead series and horror film Drag Me to Hell. But his work is not without its self-admitted mistakes — namely Spider-Man 3 — he said during a...

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20. Why the Flu Vaccine Doesn’t Always Work
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-01-03 at 02:30:00

The flu is going to be brutal this year. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is already seeing more cases than usual, and we've yet to hit peak flu season. To make matters worse, this year's flu vaccine is less effective than usual, thanks to ...

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