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updated at 3:20am on 8/31/2015

Top Meme

Emil Protalinski, VentureBeat — Rumors of a new Apple TV streaming device, expected to be announced at Apple’s iPhone event on September 9, have abounded for months. Today’s latest rumor, courtesy of 9to5Mac, suggests the fourth-generation Apple TV will be priced at either $149 or $199, and will be made available in October (previous...

iphone, apple, new

Secondary Memes

Miley Cyrus and Nicki Minaj beef plays out onstage at VMAs

Neha Prakash, Mashable — What's good? Nicki Minaj has had a full summer of celebrity feuds all due to "Anaconda" not receiving a "Video of the Year" nomination at the 2015 VMAs — it was a real issue that launched a thousand ships (read: tweets) about race, body image and feminism. Until, that is, Taylor Swift got involved See...

vmas, video, mtv

Netflix is about to lose Hunger Games, Transformers movies

Seth Fiegerman, Mashable — Bad news, Katniss fans. Netflix announced Sunday that it has chosen not to renew a deal with Epix, the cable provider with domestic streaming rights to Hunger Games: Catching Fire. That movie, along with other big names like World War Z and Transformers: Age of Extinction, will disappear from Netflix at the...

netflix, movies, epix

Tertiary Memes

Linux Kernel 4.2 Officially Released, Merge Window for Linux Kernel 4.3 Now Open

Softpedia News (Marius Nestor), Softpedia News > Global — After eight Release Candidate builds, just a few minutes ago, Linus Torvalds announced the release and...

linux, kernel, release

Netflix won't renew movie licensing pact with Epix

Steven Musil, CNET News — Move is part of the streaming service's efforts to use original programming to attract new subscribers.

subscribers, service, original

The Pokémon Company has filed a lawsuit against a Pokémon party at PAX

James O'Connor, VG247 — Video game companies don’t like to see their brands misrepresented or profited from, as the organisers of...

pokmon, companies, pax

NASA names New Horizons' next target

The Register — Just another BEEELLION miles to go before probe reaches interesting Kuiper Belt object NASA has tentatively...

new, horizons, nasa

Wes Craven, 'Nightmare on Elm Street' horror master, dead at 76

Josh Dickey, Mashable — LOS ANGELES — Wes Craven, the modern horror master whose Nightmare on Elm Street and Scream franchises —...

craven, horror, elm


This edition of refinr was published on 8/31/2015 at 3:20am. The previous edition was posted on 8/31/2015 at 2:18am.


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