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The Shape of Things to Come
- ‘Lord of the Rings’ TV ad... — ‘Lord of the Rings’ TV adaptation coming to Amazon – CNEThttps://www.cnet.com/news/lord-of-the-rings-tv-adaptation-coming-to-amazon/?ftag=CAD1acfa04&bhid=27170905380744054130315685538756Amazon gets a multi-season commitment for a series that’ll explore new story lines preceding J.R.R. Tolkien’s epic novel. [...]
- Nearly undetectable Microsoft Office ... — Nearly undetectable Microsoft Office exploit installs malware without an email attachment – TechRepublichttps://www.techrepublic.com/article/nearly-undetectable-microsoft-office-exploit-installs-malware-without-an-email-attachment/?bhid=27689259515740508250262421970472&ftag=TRE684d531Security firm Sophos uncovered a zero day exploit that targets a 24-year-old data exchange protocol, and it can be used to silently attack machines with very little means of detection. [...]
- Is Steven Soderbergh’s New App ... — https://www.wired.com/story/steven-soderbergh-future-of-storytelling/The filmmaker’s next project with HBO wants to change how you see stories. Director Steven Soderbergh—the man behind Magic Mike, The Knick, and this summer’s Logan Lucky—just released the trailer for his latest project. He made it with the help of HBO, but it’s not a movie or TV show. Instead, Mosaic is an interactive [...]
- Rachel Maddow: Trump’s TV Nemesis — Rachel Maddow: Trump’s TV Nemesis | The New Yorkerhttps://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/10/09/rachel-maddow-trumps-tv-nemesis?mbid=synd_diggHer show permits liberals to enjoy themselves during what may be the most unenjoyable time of their political lives. [...]
- The Best Streaming Media Device: Roku... — The Best Streaming Media Device: Roku, Chromecast, or Amazon Fire – Geek.comhttps://www.geek.com/tech/roku-stick-vs-google-chromecast-tiny-tv-titans-1586865/Roku, Google’s Chromecast, and Amazon’s Fire TV Stick are your best choices, but which is the top choice? [...]