Depp cant transcend artificial stupidity in latest film

Johnny Depp, playing a dying scientist, has his brain uploaded to mind-numbing effect in Transcendence where nothing happens that you havent seen done much better in almost any computer-oriented sci-fi epic of the last six decades. Lethargic direction, bland visuals, credulity-straining plotting and tin-eared dialogue turn even pros like Rebecca Hall, Paul Bettany and Morgan Freeman into sleepwalking bores. Things start off on a promising note, with a shot of a computer keyboard being used as a doorstop

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Pfister, Depp reunite for sci-fi 'Transcendence'

LOS ANGELES (AP) For more than a decade, cinematographer Wally Pfister brought director Christopher Nolan's cinematic visions to life.

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Ask LH: What's The Best ISP Option For A Saucy Webcam Babe?

Hi Lifehacker, I work from home as a webcam model, so I need a very reliable internet connection. I cant have any delay of any sort or I lose customers. My laptop is a bit old is there anything I can do to ensure the best connection?

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Did a Couple of Tech Entrepreneurs Just Fix Society's Crime Problem?

Eddie Griffin went to state prison in the '90s, after his cocaine addiction led him to three possession convictionsqualifying him for a penalty of 25 years to life under a now-defunct section of California's three-strikes law. Such lengthy sentences areenough to stunt a convict's professional future and make for a difficult socialization into the world beyond the bars of San Quentin State …

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Announcing the Release of MindMapper 14 for Windows

Irvine, CA (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 SimTech Systems has just released its latest version of the popular MindMapper mind processor software, MindMapper 14 for Windows. It integrates thinking and task management together, for smarter results in the framework of mind mapping. This latest version makes it even easier for users to tap into their thoughts.

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Paul Bettany: 'Transcendence Technology Is Just Decades Away'

Paul Bettany is convinced the eerie technology featured in his new movie Transcendence will be commonplace within his lifetime. In the film, Johnny Depp plays a terminally ill scientist whose mind is uploaded to a computer, granting him power beyond his wildest dreams – and his 42-year-old co-star believes the story isn’t as far fetched as some people think it is.

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MediaFire Takes Its Desktop Apps Out Of Beta, Removes File Size Restrictions

MediaFire, the popular online file storage and image hosting site, today announced that its desktop apps for Windows and OS X are now out of beta. The integration looks similar to what Dropbox, Google Drive and OneDrive do in that they seamlessly integrate themselves into the operating systems file managers and save dialogs. Using the desktop apps, MediaFire allows desktop uses to quickly upload their images and instantly share them with others.

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Adventure of a lifetime

University teams must travel 100 kms. across Europe using cans of Red Bull Three students from the University of the Philippines are representing the country in the Red Bull Can You Make It? competition in Europe which is touted as an adventure of a lifetime.

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Get ready for the 'brain-net'

Physicist Michio Kaku isn’t afraid of scientific frontiers, whether it’s the super-subatomic world of string theory or the mind-bogglingly big world of the accelerating universe.

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Sony Media Cloud Services to Showcase New Ci Offerings at Sony Booth at NAB

CULVER CITY, Cali., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Sony Media Cloud Services is pleased to invite media and entertainment industry professionals to stop by the Sony booth in Central Hall (C11001) and learn more about Ci, a groundbreaking cloud-based video production platform that is re-inventing the way content is shot, developed, and delivered. Over the past twelve months, Ci has been used on …

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Brainiac Says We'll All Be Part of the 'Brain-Net' Someday

Physicist Michio Kaku isn’t afraid of scientific frontiers, whether it’s the super-subatomic world of string theory or the mind-bogglingly big world of the accelerating universe. In books and on TV, he’s delved into the physics of the impossible and the physics of the future. Kaku’s latest focus is a real stretch: It’s the scientific frontier that sits between your temples.

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Dermalogica CLEAR START Skin Care Line for Teens Announces the "Clear Start Challenge" Now through May 16!

With this thought in mind, Dermalogica's Clear Start, a skin care system designed to specifically treat teen acne, announces the Clear Start Challenge, where participants ages 13-22 may win free product in exchange for a couple of selfies and their personal insights regarding their experience in dealing with acne. Currently, the first 250 applicants will receive a free Clear Start Kit ($38 …

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Pirate Bay announces fake April Fools device designed to embrace your entire mind

Though there may be a day when human beings will be able to upload themselves to the Internet and/or a humanoid-like cyborg, that day is supposed to be at least a few decades away.

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Engaged Johnny Depp shows off 'chick's ring'

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Johnny Depp confirms engagement to Amber Heard

Actor Johnny Depp attends a promotional event for his new movie “Transcendence” in Beijing on March 31, 2014.  AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan Johnny Depp showed off a diamond engagement ring that he called a “chick’s ring” on Monday — indirectly confirming rumors of his engagement to actress Amber Heard

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