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‘Star Wars’ Will Soon Have Its First Openly Gay Character

Much has been made of the diversity in the new era of <i>Star Wars</i>, with J.J. Abrams smartly casting the franchise’s first black and female leading …

How Kanye West's New Album is Rocking the Boat for Tidal

Music streaming service Tidal made waves this weekend after it leapt to number one on the iTunes App Store, only to face a tsunami of negative publicity when thousands of paying customers found they were not able to download the music platform’s much-touted early exclusive — Kanye West’s new album, …

New Albums

Armed officers challenge lightsaber man in Plymouth

<b>Armed police officers called to reports of an armed man at a busy shopping centre found the suspect carrying a lightsaber.</b><p>Police in Plymouth sped to the Drake's Circus shopping centre after members of the public reported a man thought to be carrying a rifle.<p>But when the armed response vehicle …

Taylor Swift Just Wrote Ed Sheeran the Best Birthday Card Ever

Taylor Swift‘s heartfelt message to Ed Sheeran defines friendship goals.<p>The <i>1989</i> hitmaker posted a sweet birthday Instagram to celebrate Sheeran’s …

New Singles

Cool mom Adele let son wear 'Frozen' Anna costume in Disneyland

Adele, by nature, is just cool — have you heard her rap Nicki Minaj?<p>So, as a mother, we'd expect nothing less from the British singer, who was …

Rest in Peace Han Solo: Harrison Ford Will Not Be Returning in Star Wars: Episode VIII

Put down your pitchforks, lay to rest your conspiracy theories, let the old scoundrel rest in peace. Han Solo will not appear in Star Wars: Episode …

Audio Of Kanye West’s ‘SNL’ Meltdown Has Been Leaked

Kanye West has been making a lot of news recently. When it comes to music, it’s been good. When it comes to anything else, not so much. West made news recently based on rumors he almost walked off of <i>Saturday Night Live</i> before performing last Saturday. They were able to talk him into performing, but …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Won't Be the Highest Grossing Movie of All Time After All

The force wasn't strong enough to push it past Titanic or Avatar.<p>Although it had advanced ticket sales that broke records and was the fastest film to …

Award-Winning Photographer Drains the Color from Fruits and Veggies

"We’re destroying our world, and sooner or later someone has to pay the bill," explains Giorgio Cravero with photo series, 'Colors.'<p>Decaying food spurs an instant emotional reaction when encountered by any sense: revulsion at the smell, upset stomachs at the sight, and the thought of touching or, …

This Instagram artist takes better selfies than you

For 28-year-old, Silicon Valley-based artist Michele Bisaillon there’s never been a better time to be alive than in the age of Instagram. Sharing her life via the internet since she was a teenager spending lunch breaks trawling through Livejournal – thanks to social media, Bisaillon’s work has …

Star Wars: Rogue One's Aliens Will Be More "Realistic" Than in The Force Awakens

Aliens and strange creatures have always played a big part in the Star Wars universe, and <i>The Force Awakens</i> was no different. In keeping with the decision on that film to use largely practical effects for its aliens, this year's standalone Star Wars movie <i>Rogue One</i> will use the same crew. Now …

Star Wars

Elton John Says Lady Gaga Is Working On Music That Sounds Like Her Old Stuff

"I’ve heard two songs, which are killer. They’re just great songs, it’s like back to the early stuff of hers."<p>In an interview with Apple Music Beats 1, Elton said he's heard two songs from Gaga's upcoming album and thinks they're "killer." "They're just great songs," he explained, "it's like back …

Music

Americans Listened To Coke Studio For The First Time And Were Pretty Damn Impressed

"I would prefer to listen to this than a lot of the Bollywood music I've heard so far."<p>View this post on Facebook

Bollywood Music

Sing your heart out with the help of Apple's new Music Memo app and updated GarageBand

It’s been nearly three years since Apple made GarageBand partially free on iOS, and the Cupertino company has been shaping the music maker into a …

Miley Cyrus’ New Song Sounds Seriously Amazing

guess what it’s about?<p>“Yeah, I smoke pot!” was Miley Cyrus’ first declaration on her surprise fifth album <i>Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz</i>, released last year via Soundcloud. “Yeah, I love peace. But I don’t give a f*ck,” she continued. “I ain’t no hippie.” And thus the new era of Miley Cyrus music was …

Bragi Dash review: The smartest earbuds on the planet

Since I started at <i>Engadget</i>, it's been my life's mission (possible exaggeration) to reduce the number of gadgets I carry when I run. At one point, getting ready for a workout was something of a memory test. Where's my heart-rate strap? Did I charge my MP3 player overnight? Where's the foot-pod …

Apple Just Released a New iPhone App for Musicians

Musicians already have plenty of choices when it comes to iPhone apps that make it easy to create quick tracks on the go. There’s Apple’s GarageBand …

The week in music: goodbye to Bowie, MIA's Borders video drama and more

The world mourned the loss of David Bowie, Run DMC made Grammy history and Squeeze insulted David Cameron, all in this week’s news roundup<p>A Paris football club weren’t happy with an MIA video …<p>In case you hadn’t heard, the world is in the midst of a refugee crisis. In November 2015, MIA released a …

Music

YouTube Star Ricky Dillon Drops New Album and Music Video Featuring Snoop Dogg

YouTube sensation Ricky Dillon is going for the <i>Gold</i>.<p>The 23-year-old musician got his start on YouTube, gaining fame and over 200 million views to …

New Albums

Weekend Rock Question: What Is David Bowie's Best Music Video?

Over the course of his career, the late David Bowie found ways to fuse strong visuals with an even stronger body of music. From his fashion to his …

Music

David Bowie Broke Adele’s Single-Day Vevo Record the Day After He Died

In death, David Bowie’s music may be more popular than ever: On Monday, just a day after he died, Bowie broke Vevo’s single-day record, which was …

David Bowie

This Little Wireless Speaker Blows Away Anything Else on the Market

<i>Editor's pick: Originally published Jan. 15.</i><p>Speaker systems have evolved over the years to be easier to set up and to allow you to listen to music in …

Listen: Your Memories Of A David Bowie Song

Our fondness for a song is often connected to a string of memories — when a lyric or a melody made the world feel larger, more full of possibility for a moment. When the artists who made the music are no longer with us, it can feel like a piece of that moment is lost, too.<p>In the days after David …

Weird

8 Parts of the Star Wars Expanded Universe That Should Have Stayed Canon

Now that we’ve seen <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens,</i> we’ve also been seeing how a galaxy far, far away has changed from what had been put together by …

From Star Wars to Islam, The Force Is With Nostalgia

What makes us who we are? In that question lies the key to understanding not only the past year, but the many troubled years to come.<p><i>This article</i> …

Religion

Here's How a Management Consultant Would Have Advised Star Wars' Galactic Empire

A management consultant is driven by ROI and efficiency. A death star is neither of those.<p><i>As a management consultant, what recommendations would you give to the Empire in Star Wars IV, V, and VI? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by</i> …

Kanye West mentioned Nick Young in his new song and the Lakers will never hear the end of it

When Kobe Bryant got his heartfelt farewell message from Michael Jordan in Charlotte, Swaggy P was asked about it. He gave out the best metaphor and related it to getting a shoutout from Kanye West.<p>Getting a shoutout from Kanye sounds like an amazing experience that can probably only match the …

Michael Jordan