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Ask Ethan: What If Gravity Isn't Really Fundamental?

Ever since Newton first put forth his theory of universal gravitation, it’s been accepted that the same forces governing gravitation here on Earth also govern motion and formation of the planets, stars, galaxies and even larger-scale structures in the Universe. As our scientific understanding …

Physics

Grab two Legendary Pokemon starting this month

Every month this year, the Pokémon company has been distributing one of their legendary monsters as part of their 20th anniversary celebration. For …

Pokémon

iPhone 7 catches fire while in transit

The world’s leading smartphone makers just can’t stop copying each other. While the company has certainly improved its image over the past few years, …

New 5G Technology Will Speed Up Mobile Phones, Eventually

The next generation of mobile technology, known as 5G, remains years away, with the wireless industry still trying to reach agreement on needed …

BeepWee - PC Gaming, tech, and geek culture!

Nicki Minaj just won a major fight for streaming that will change the music industry

Until now, if a musician went platinum, that certification was based purely on sales, both physical and digital. It didn't matter how many times a record was listened to on Spotify or Apple Music.<p>But on Monday, the RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America) announced that it would be …

Music

Superman’s Latest Attempt at Getting His Powers Back Is Pretty Stupid

Clark Kent’s already done some silly things to try and get his Kryptonian mojo back, like trying to fly right into the sun. His most recent stab at …

AT&T is ditching two-year contracts for good in January

AT&T is preparing to permanently rid itself of two-year contracts at the start of 2016. <i>Engadget</i> was first to report that the number two US carrier will soon allow customers to purchase smartphones (and dumb phones, for that matter) only through the company's Next installment plan or by buying …

The Behind-The-Scenes Story Of The Rise And Fall Of ‘Pinky And The Brain’

From the moment they were introduced in the <i>Animaniacs</i> story, “Win Big,” Pinky and the Brain became the most important laboratory mice in television history. It was the first time that the lovable, dimwitted Pinky would ask his best friend Brain, “What do you want to do tonight?” The reply, as any …

Warner Bros

Lady Gaga Calls the Music Industry a 'F---king Boys Club' In Emotional Speech: 'It's Really Hard for Women'

Lady Gaga is calling out the music industry, in fact, dubbing it “a boys club.”<p>Acknowledged for her songwriting and artistry, Mother Monster gave an …

Music

Nicki Minaj's 'Anaconda': Listen to an Alternate Version

Nicki Minaj's 2014 Sir Mix-A-Lot flip "Anaconda" is her highest-charting Hot 100 single to date -- and now, the original version (complete with some …

Photographer Captures Powerful Waves on Lake Erie as Liquid Mountains

Dave Sandford is a professional sports photographer of 18 years whose hometown is London, Ontario, Canada. Over the past 4 weeks, for 2 to 3 days per …

Gmail Ending? Google Starts Migrating Users

Something rather interesting is happening at the Gmail.com domain right now. Google has started notifying users of its experimental ‘Inbox By Gmail’ service that this has replaced their Gmail account…<p>The pop-up appears when Inbox users login and states “Thanks for trying Inbox! To make it easier …

Google

Xbox One Version of Dinosaur Game Ark Coming Very Soon

The Xbox One version of PC dinosaur game Ark: Survival Evolved is coming soon, very soon, it sounds like. Developer Studio Wildcard has teased that its release is "imminent" for Microsoft's console.<p>It was previously confirmed that Ark's Xbox One version would arrive sometime this winter. The game …

Game Trailers

How to make a matcha latte, the healthy new coffee alternative people are obsessed with

Thanks to its many health benefits, matcha tea is a trendy new coffee alternative.<p>Matcha is essentially a finely ground powder made from green tea leaves, and one serving of matcha tea has the nutritional equivalent of 10 cups of regularly brewed green tea, as well as 137 times more …

Poll: The Best Anime of Fall 2015

Hey there all you TAYers, Ani-TAYers, and everyone else who has stumbled across this post. It’s once again time for you all to answer one burning …

All the great male pop stars have disappeared

The other day, I saw one of the best pop music performances of my life. Christine and the Queens, the alter ego of singer Héloïse Letissier, was a brilliant whirlwind on stage — like Michael Jackson, if Jackson was a small androgynous French woman. Then, about halfway through the performance, she …

Nicki Minaj

The latest 'gay gene' study gives no comfort to homophobes

The likes of Vladimir Putin might welcome a study which finds sexual orientation may not be fixed from birth. But they are ignoring the science<p>Vladimir Putin, Robert Mugabe, Pope Francis and other anti-gay world leaders may well rejoice at new scientific research that points to homosexuality as …

Microsoft Just Ensured It Makes Money Off Sony’s Video Games

If you’re the kind of nerd who looks up the pile of logos that precedes every major video game booting up, you’re likely familiar with Havok. If not, Havok is a physics engine, called middleware, that’s enormously popular among game developers, that saves them time and aggravation getting the …

Hip-Hop

Teyana Taylor's Kanye West-Produced Album Headlines Hip-Hop's New Releases This Week<p>Aaron Williams 06.20.18 2 hours ago<p>Ukelele Player Einer Bankz Is Hip-Hop's Unlikeliest New Star<p>Cherise Johnson 06.20.18 5 hours ago<p>XXXTentacion Leaves Behind A Complicated, Tragic Legacy<p>Trying to make sense of …

Will Marvel exile the X-Men and phase out mutants?

It has been rumored for a while that Marvel Comics was going to slowly move focus away from the properties they have no cinematic control over, and …

Comics

AT&T boosts limit on 'unlimited' data

AT&T's "unlimited" data plan is that much closer to actually being unlimited.<p>The carrier on Wednesday announced that it's drastically increasing the amount of data that customers grandfathered into its discontinued plan can use in a month before it begins to slow down, or throttle service.<p>The …

Net Neutrality

Samsung Gear S2 pricing and release date info

Just last week, Samsung officially unveiled its long awaited Gear S2 smartwatches at IFA 2015 in Berlin. The Gear S2, Gear S2 Classic and Gear S2 3G …

Top 16 for 2016: Best new rides coming to U.S. theme parks

At first I thought it was too early to look ahead at the new attractions coming to U.S. theme parks in 2016, but then I realized a number of big rides have already been announced and many more are already in the planning stages.<p><b>IN THE LOOP: Sign up for our weekly theme parks newsletter</b><p>It already …

Walt Disney Company

20 awesome photos of extreme latte art

Recent surveys have even shown that some people are willing to pay more for an especially creative latte.<p>In August, the Journal of Sensory Studies published the findings of an online survey whose respondents were willing to pay up to 13% more for a cup of coffee with latte art than for a cup that …

Coffee

Batman Goes Metal In This Mashup That Literally Murders Your Favorite Childhood Cartoons

Animator ArhyBES has given life to a sequel to his Death Metal Batman, combining the calming sounds of Dethklok’s “Mermaider” — from the Adult Swim series <i>Metalocalypse</i> — with The Dark Knight, his sidekicks, and a fine selection of classic cartoon characters being viciously murdered by the Bat-crew. …

Motorola Moto 360 (2nd Gen.) officially announced – everything you need to know

After numerous rumors and leaks over the past few months, Motorola has finally unveiled the second-generation Moto 360! The new Moto 360 collection comes in both men’s and women’s models, and there’s also a sport variant that will become available at a later date.<p>The regular (non-sport) model comes …

Mobile Technology

25-minute walk could add seven years to life

New research shows that exercise can delay the ageing process, with experts suggesting one walk a day could halve the risk of heart attack death and add seven years to the lifespan<p>Just 25 minutes of brisk walking a day could add to seven years to your life, heart experts have said.<p>Researchers said …

Biomedicine

Stephen Hawking explains how to (sort-of) escape a black hole

<i>This post has been corrected.</i><p>If you find yourself stuck inside a black hole, Stephen Hawking says not to panic: You may die, but all traces of your existence may not be lost forever.<p>Current science suggests that a black hole’s gravity is so strong that absolutely nothing—not even light—can escape …

Black Holes

Samsung has new 360-degree wireless speakers and a better app

Samsung is releasing three new 360-degree wireless speakers -- the R1, R3 and R5 -- as a follow-up to its Portal-esque R7 device. They're not quite egg-shaped like their predecessor (and its own predecessors), but they feature the same "ring-radiator" technology that helps them fill a room with …

Wireless