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'Final Fantasy' 30th Anniversary: News, Games... and Wine

'Final Fantasy' creator Square Enix kicked off its 30th anniversary with a livestreamed event. It announced several updates for 'Final Fantasy' 7, 12, 14, and 15 titles, and Final Fantasy-themed wines.

Video Games February 5, 2017

31 Years After Challenger Explosion: Timeline Of A Space Shuttle Disaster

It's been 31 years since the Challenger mission of NASA exploded 73 seconds after liftoff. Here is a quick timeline of the events that led to one of the most searing tragedies of spaceflight.

Space January 29, 2017

A Decade Of iPhone: How Much Has It Evolved?

Take a walk down memory lane in Apple Inc.'s orchard as the iPhone nears its 10th Anniversary

Feature | Tech December 30, 2016

Why 'Terminator 2: Judgment Day' Still Holds Up After 25 Years

'Terminator 2: Judgment Day' still holds up as one of the greatest action films of all time, as well as being a near-flawless sequel. But why?

Movies/TV Shows July 2, 2016

'Quake': Looking Back At The Legacy Of Id Software's First Online Shooter

'Quake' may not be as fondly remembered as id Software's other titles, but that doesn't change the fact that it's one of the most important games ever released.

Video Games June 22, 2016

'Ghostbusters' Turns 32: Here Are 5 Fun Facts About The Movie Franchise

On June 8, 1984, the first 'Ghostbusters' movie hit theaters, introducing the world to the funniest team to ever fight the paranormal. Now, we celebrate that movie's anniversary with five fun facts about the franchise.

Movies/TV Shows June 8, 2016

Captain America 75th Anniversary Special Coming To ABC

ABC plans on airing a one-hour special honoring the 75th anniversary of iconic comic book and film superhero Captain America on Jan. 19 before the premiere of season two of 'Marvel's Agent Carter.'

Movies/TV Shows December 21, 2015

The Curious Case Of The Max Headroom Broadcast, The Biggest TV Hack In History

Nov. 22, 2015 marks the 28th anniversary of the Max Headroom signal disruption, in which two Chicago TV stations were hacked by a video of a man dressed up as the popular 80s cyperpunk personality -- a man no one has been able to identify for over two decades.

Movies/TV Shows November 21, 2015

Blizzard Reveals Rewards For 'World of Warcraft's 11th Anniversary

'World of Warcraft' is a huge game, and it's amazing that millions of players are still logging in after 11 years - and to celebrate, Blizzard is giving fans a chance to play a game of dress-up.

Geek November 16, 2015

Celebrate The 'Neon Genesis Evangelion' 20th Anniversary With This Limited Edition Smartphone

The 'Neon Genesis Evangelion' celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. You can get in the spirit with this limited edition smartphone inspired by the anime series.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 20, 2015

Celebrate The Nintendo Entertainment System's 30th Birthday By Watching Its First Commercial

The game console that brought video games back from the dead is celebrating 30 years, and a look back at the first NES commercial is a telling remainder of how times have changed.

Geek October 19, 2015

Here's The First Ever Commercial For 'Super Mario Bros.'

Over the weekend, classic video game 'Super Mario Bros.' turned 30 years old. In honor of this event, here's the first ever commercial promoting the game as it appeared in Japan.

Geek September 14, 2015

Pandora Celebrates 10th Anniversary By Giving Members The Gift Of Ad-Free Music

In honor of its 10th anniversary, radio streaming service Pandora will offer 24 hours of ad-free music on its platform next Wednesday.

Apps/Software September 1, 2015

In Defense Of 'Waterworld': A Closer Look At One Of Hollywood's Most Infamous Busts

'Waterworld' came out 20 years ago, with Hollywood immediately considering it a failure thanks to the film going over budget before its release. However, now, with today's standards, 'Waterworld' is no longer a flop.

Movies/TV Shows July 28, 2015

Chromecast Turns 2 And Google Celebrates It By Giving You Free Movie Rental

Happy Birthday, Chromecast! As Google's media streaming device turns 2, all users can enjoy free movie rentals for the year.

Internet July 25, 2015

A Brief History Of The Etch A Sketch: Why We're Still Fascinated By The Toy After 55 Years

Etch A Sketch celebrates its 55th anniversary on July 12. Learn how a French electrician stumbled upon the inspiration for one of the most beloved toys of all time.

Movies/TV Shows July 10, 2015

Bungie Reveals New Rewards For Dedicated 'Destiny' Fans

'Destiny's first anniversary hasn't gone as smoothly as Bungie would have hoped, but the studio is finally ready to start showing off what it'll be giving out to loyal players... and it's probably not what you expected.

Geek July 8, 2015

Amazon: Huge Black Friday Style 20th Anniversary Sale In July Rumored

Amazon is rumored to be holding a huge anniversary sale next month with big discounts. The company, which began as an online bookstore in 1995, turns 20 years old this year.

Internet June 30, 2015

Celebrate 10 Years Of YouTube With This Insane 'Alphabet Aerobics' Music Video

The fact that YouTube is now 10 years old is enough to make plenty of people feel ancient... at least the site put out this epic music video for "Alphabetical Aerobics" to celebrate!

Internet Culture May 29, 2015

Diablo III Celebrates Third Anniversary With Secret Cow Level: It's Totally Crazy But We Love It

A long, long time ago, ancient cows invaded Diablo II and had a profound impact on the game as we know it today. To celebrate Diablo III's third birthday, Blizzard has summoned the cows once again.

Video Games May 18, 2015

Microsoft Turns 40: 'What Matters Most Now Is What We Do Next,' Says Bill Gates

The software giant hits the Big 40, and founder Bill Gates says the goal ahead is to make technology accessible on a global front. It's a bold idea, he says, but then again, so was the creation of Microsoft.

Business April 4, 2015

'Doctor Who' 10th Anniversary: New Video Celebrates 10 'Fantastic' Years Of New 'Who'

Today marks 10 years since the BBC brought back its classic TV series, 'Doctor Who.' In honor of that anniversary, one fan created a video in tribute to the series.

Movies/TV Shows March 26, 2015

'The Office' Easter Eggs: The 9 Best In Honor Of The Show's 10th Anniversary

The American version of 'The Office' premiered on March 24, 2005 on NBC. Celebrate this momentous anniversary by going back and finding these Easter eggs in the series.

Movies/TV Shows March 24, 2015

Amazon Unlocked: Amazon Gave Away 34 Paid Android Apps For Free But Were They Worth Downloading?

Amazon's Android app offering of 34 titles boasts a good value proposition for many consumers, especially those seeking a new game or productivity tool. It will also likely prove to be valuable for Amazon down the road.

Apps/Software March 23, 2015

Amazon Gives Away $100-Worth Of Paid Apps On Android App Store's 4th Birthday

There is something for everyone, from the office worker striving to be more productive to the kid in all of us, in the free software bundle. Move fast as this freebie ends this weekend.

Apps/Software March 20, 2015

'Breakfast Club' Remastered For 30th Anniversary Theatrical Release At SXSW 2015

The John Hughes cult classic will have a second World Premiere at SXSW 2015 in Austin, Texas.

Movies/TV Shows March 3, 2015

Adobe Photoshop Turns 25: Then And Now

Adobe is celebrating the 25th year of Photoshop, one of the most groundbreaking photo editing programs ever. How did Photoshop come to be the program that we know and love today?

Apps/Software February 21, 2015

Photoshop Turns 25: A Look Back At The World's Best Design And Image Editing Sofware

After leading the photo and image editing industry for over two decades it's clear Adobe isn't about to stop innovating on its popular Photoshop software. Heck, it welcomes the competition as a company leader says it's helped them stay on top.

Apps/Software February 20, 2015

iPhone Turns 8! Watch Steve Jobs Present the Very First iPhone to the World [Video]

It's been eight years since the first-ever iPhone was launched in 2007. The iconic device has changed the way we perceive cell phones.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 10, 2015

'Beam Me to Mars' Project Sends 90,000 Messages to Mars

There's still much to be learned about Mars. For now, the anniversary of the first mission to successfully explore the Red Planet must be celebrated with a barrage of messages from the space-loving public.

Space November 29, 2014

Microsoft Celebrates Xbox One 1st Birthday with Free Games and Digital Goodies

The Xbox One's birthday party continues as some of the console's early adopters report being chosen to receive a free copy of 'Limbo' once the game is ready. While the 'Sunset Overdrive' free play is over, Microsoft has lots more gifts to give early adopters.

Video Games November 28, 2014

Toyota Land Cruiser hits the big 30, re-release set for Japan

After a 10-year absence and to commemorate 30 years of Land Cruiser, Toyota will bring the vehicle back to Japan for one year. The move aims to get the Land Cruiser 70 back on the market as demand grows.

FUTURE TECH August 27, 2014

Google turns 10: Milestones aplenty in search engine's history

Google has pushed some of the world's most influential technologies since it went public 10 years ago. Not every idea has worked out, but there are four that look to be here to stay.

Business August 19, 2014

Rubik's Cube turns 40: Celebrate with Google Doodle

To celebrate Rubik's Cube turning 40, Google Doodle will let you play digitally. That should worry office managers concerned with productivity levels.

Internet May 20, 2014

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