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(Ars): We Now Understand the Universe’s Doom Better Than Ever

:"In a massive study, a team of researchers from around the world has found a depressing, but unsurprising, result: the Universe is dying. Pretty quickly, too. This isn’t really an unexpected finding, but it’s the most detailed examination of its eventual death yet."
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(HuffingtonPostTech): Microsoft's Vague New Privacy Terms, Explained

"Microsoft isn't shedding much light on a controversial portion of its new Windows privacy terms that has people concerned about the company's power to snoop on their computers. The passage in question suggests the company can prevent users from accessing unauthorized programs they've downloaded on Windows 10 computers, and people aren't thrilled about it. "
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(NYT): After Ashley Madison Hack, Police in Toronto Detail a Global Fallout

"Canadian officials are bracing for long-term fallout from the unauthorized release of user data from the adultery website Ashley Madison, they said at a news conference on Monday."
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(io9): Star Wars: Rogue One Could Use VFX to Bring Peter Cushing Back From The Dead

"How will The Flash’s Professor Zoom differ from the Reverse Flash? Nintendo is considering a return to Hollywood. Jeremy Renner reveals his side in Civil War. George R.R. Martin contemplates what happens if Game of Thrones ends before his books do. Plus, a new clip from the next Maze Runner. Spoilers!"
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