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Exxon Lawsuit Signals the Start of a Big Tobacco-Style Showdown for Oil and Gas

The oil and gas giant has filed a lawsuit to keep lawmakers and environmentalists in the dark.<p>Exxon (now ExxonMobil) is showing signs that it's gearing up for history's largest ever battle over the future of fossil fuels and climate change.<p>The oil and gas titan has been sowing the seeds of climate …

Clean Technology

The 22 best political movies ever, ranked

One of the best political movies ever made, "All the President's Men," just celebrated its 40th anniversary. In honor of the occasion, and with the backdrop of the election, we thought it was a good time to rank the greatest the genre has produced.<p>Here are the top 22.

Universal Pictures

The "dirty" versions of Disney movies are hilarious

Turning G-rated Disney movies into R-rated Disney movies is apparently a lot simpler than we ever could have imagined. The Vine account Disney Ruined …

The 21 Best Sci-Fi Movies on Netflix Right Now

Stop everything: "Blade Runner" was just added to Netflix. This densely-layered sci-fi classic from Ridley Scott is one we'll happily watch and rewatch in any version.<p>It's just one of several gems of the genre you can stream right now, including Jodie Foster seeking alien life in "Contact" and the …

Science Fiction Movies

Tom Hiddleston and Stephen Colbert sing together

You can’t star in a musical biopic and expect Stephen Colbert not to take advantage of that fact during your interview on his show. At least, that’s …

Netflix's CEO told a funny story about the biggest quirk of Canadian Netflix users

Hastings told Wired that every Netflix country has its own quirks, and that Canada's is that its Netflix subscribers constantly think the depth of their streaming catalog is inferior.<p>This feeling exists even though Canada has a few titles that US customers don't have, including the coming "Star …

How Netflix Plans to Convert the Whole World to Binge-Watching

With an expansion early this year, Netflix now reaches basically anyone with an internet connection. Keeping its service running smoothly and …

The Netflix Algorithm Doesn’t Care About Gender, Age, or Geography — Only Your Taste

The only weird thing about Netflix’s meteoric rise to power is that almost nothing has gone wrong for them. That’s all thanks to their hard work, but …

Cable group: Net neutrality rules for Netflix! (But not for us)

Netflix shouldn't be allowed to throttle itself, small cable companies tell FCC.<p>Since Netflix's admission last week that it throttles video on most …

Net Neutrality