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Back to the Future deepfake inserts Robert Downey Jr. and Tom Holland – CNET

Robert Downey Jr. is seamless as Doc Brown. EZRyderX47/YouTube After the events of Avengers: Endgame, we said goodbye to the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s favorite professor-student pairing. But thanks to a deepfake from YouTuber EZRyderX47, Tony Stark and Peter Parker reunite for one clip only, and they play the roles of an equally iconic duo. < …

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2020 Porsche 718 Boxster GTS 4.0 first drive review: Back at the top of its game – Roadshow

Green and mean. Porsche One of the advantages of going to the launch of a car is that some of the people responsible for engineering the new machine are often on hand for questioning. And so at the recent launch of Porsche’s new Boxster and Cayman GTS models, I was able to sit down to …

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Farmageddon movie review: Stop-motion sheep > CG hedgehog

Enlarge / This promotional image isn’t actually in Farmaggedon, but it sums up the mood of the movie. Aardman Animations Do you like stop-motion animation? I love stop-motion animation. I can’t remember a time when I didn’t love stop-motion. From King Kong to the California Raisins—put that good stuff straight into my veins. The current …

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How A Small Handful Of Adorable Dragons Are Leading The Way For VR Pets

Beast Pets demonstrates how virtual companions can have a genuine emotional impact on users. “Go fetch, Tux!” I knew he couldn’t fully understand me, but nevertheless Tux made his way over to the red and white ball I had just thrown across the small park. Quickly bringing it back to me, I gave him a …

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The best Presidents Day 2020 mattress sales: Casper, DreamCloud, Nectar and more – CNET

Nectar George Washington preferred a firm mattress. Lincoln? The softer the better for Honest Abe. Those statements may not be grounded in fact, but what’s definitely true is mattress-makers use Presidents Day weekend as an occasion to hold a sale.  We’ve collected some of the deepest Presidents Day discounts from top brands such as Casper, …

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Galaxy Z Flip durability test calls Samsung’s Ultra Thin ‘Glass’ into question

Samsung’s claim that the new Galaxy Z Flip uses “Ultra Thin Glass” sounded like a true breakthrough when the foldable phone was announced last week. Until now, foldable screens have used plastic displays, which can be easily scratched with even a fingernail. The Z Flip making the switch to glass, however thin it might be, …

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Hello Puppets! Review: VR Horror Meets Anthropomorphic Puppets

Despite being an immersive horror game with a dark tone, adult humor and multiple jump scares, there’s something charming about walking around with a swearing, highly-strung anthropomorphic puppet on your hand in Hello Puppets! It’s this juxtaposition in tone that really pushes Hello Puppets! forward through it’s roughly 2 hour duration. Developed by Otherworld Interactive …

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Behind the scenes at the Daytona 500 hangar shoot for NASCAR on Fox Sports – Roadshow

Here’s a look at how the cake is baked, or whatever that saying is. Daniel Golson/Roadshow 2020 is the 20th year that Fox Sports is the sole broadcaster for NASCAR, and it’s also the 20th anniversary of the first “hangar shoot” that the company put on. You know during the broadcast of a race when …

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