Cumberbatch responds with a Beyoncé quote and a defiant middle finger. Since 2012, Jimmy Kimmel has made hay out of the simple premise of having celebrities read mean tweets about themselves for a pre-taped
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After a massive 8.3 earthquake rocked Chile's northern coast on September 16, scientists immediately began analyzing satellite images taken before and after the temblor to get a good idea of how far the
The current buzz in cafes across California is that snow from this year’s big El Niño will bring the best skiing in years. What fortunate skiers don’t realize is that the same periodic ocean-atmosphere
She thanked "the girl who gave me this smoky eye." This year continues to be the year of Amy Schumer. Her movie, Trainwreck, was a gigantic success, she's opened for none other than Madonna on tour right
Is it any news that our smartphones are as dirty as anything can get? We man-handle these gadgets all day, smear grease all over them, take them to the toilet and put them through unimaginable germ exposure.
A radical experiment at Zappos may herald the emergence of a new, more democratic kind of organization. Deeply strange reports have been emerging from the Las Vegas headquarters of Zappos, until recently
They are nearly here. On September 9th Apple will formally announce the iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus, the successors to the most successful iPhones in history. And thanks to a myriad of leaks we know a
Six Pacmen Audio visual performance piece by Tacit Group combines multiplayer Pac-Man with Steve Reich’s modern classical music piece ‘Six Pianos’ - video embedded below: “Six Pacmen” is a work of art
This tiny pixel-art display is infinitely hackable Right now, there's an arms race to pack the most pixels into the tiniest amount of space. It's the tech equivalent of a pissing contest, with major companies
In our Getting Back In The Game series, we're helping would-be gamers navigate the wide world of video games — whether you're new to the hobby or a former player who hasn't picked up a controller in a
Helicopter parents, rejoice: FiLIP’s technology lets you keep track of your kids. An estimated 60% of parents in the United States get their pre-teens cell phones, for reasons like peace of mind and safety.
LG isn't about to let household heavyweights like Philips corner the connected lighting space -- it just unveiled the Smart Lamp, its first take on the concept. The 10W LED bulb gives Android and iOS a
This is the first installment of our Getting Back In The Game series, where we're showing you how you can get into the wide world of video games — whether you're new to gaming or a former player who hasn't
NASA has released an interactive mosaic of infrared images of the Milky Way. It is the "clearest infrared panorama of our galactic home ever made," according to the voiceover in the video below. The zoomable