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Everything coming to Netflix, Amazon Prime, and HBO Now in December

It’s time for the holidays and Will Smith fighting with orcs<p>We’re about to enter the final weeks of 2017, and we’re all going to have to do <i>something</i> while waiting for <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> to come out. Sitting down to watch something from your streaming service of choice would seem to be a good …

Entertainment

20 essential Mac keyboard shortcuts to save you a click

Power to your fingertips.<p>The right keyboard shortcuts can save you a huge amount of time. Whether you're browsing the web or editing a document, these commands will cut the precious moments you spend reaching for the mouse and sifting through menus. Over hours, days, and weeks, that saved time …

Operating Systems

The Best iPhone 8 Cases

It's not the priciest iPhone but it is your prized possession, so make sure you protect it.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

iOS 11 update RELEASED: Here are the new features coming to your Apple iPhone

iOS 11, the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system, has start rolling out to iPhone and iPad users.<p>First revealed by Apple at its …

10 things to try after you install iOS 11

What to do after you upgrade<p>iOS 11 is available, officially, today. It's coming to every iPhone and iPad made in the past few years, and chances are, you're going to upgrade. When you install it on your iPhone, you'll find that some things are very different than what you're used to, but the core …

8 reasons why buying an iPhone 8 makes more sense than the iPhone X

The iPhone X is the phone everyone wants, but there's no getting over one annoying fact: It's expensive AF, starting at $999.<p>It's the most advanced …

8 Sexy Thrillers on Netflix That Will Keep You on the Edge of Your Seat

If you like your sexy films with an extra bit of spice, then erotic thrillers might be just what you're looking for. From revenge plots to secret love affairs and neo-noir mysteries, these films streaming on Netflix will give you a fix of all the good stuff.<p><b>Basic Instinct</b> has one of the most famous …

15 Movies That Completely Ruined Actors' Reputations

by Spencer Coriaty<p>– on<p>in Lists<p>Sometimes, a movie can be so bad, so poorly received, and so universally despised by audiences that it has the power to …

The Incredible Italian Island You've Never Heard Of

Plan a visit to Ischia, but don't let the secret out.<p>There are places you go to get away from it all. And then there’s Sant’Angelo.<p>To get to this Italian village, you take an hour-long ferry from Naples to the volcanic island of Ischia, nestled a few waves’ breadth from Capri in the heart of the …

Canadian man mows lawn with tornado behind him

THREE HILLS, Alberta (AP) — A photograph of a Canadian man mowing a lawn with a tornado swirling behind him has caused a bit of a storm on social …

Social Media

Everything we know about the Essential PH-1, the phone made by one of Android's founders

Why is this significant? Well, Rubin was one of the founders of the Android operating system before it was acquired by Google in 2005. You could say he's the father of Android, which is currently being used by two billion users worldwide.<p>So, it's interesting to see what <i>he</i> thinks an Android …

Phones

Best Android phones you can buy [June 2017]

Looking for a new smartphone? There are dozens upon dozens of great options on the market today, but finding the best of the best can be a bit difficult. We’ve seen some great launches through the year and more should be coming soon too, so let’s take a look at the best Android smartphones you can …

Mobile Technology

The Cast Of The Wire, 15 Years Later

15 years ago today, HBO premiered one of the most prolific shows of the decade. <i>The Wire</i>, created by David Simon, was a fictional portrayal of the …

The 100 Best Burgers in America, Ranked by Our National Burger Critic

<i>We sent our National Burger Critic Kevin Alexander on a year-long Burger Quest, which took him to 30 cities and saw him consuming 330 burgers. Read</i> …

Burgers

5 of the best underrated Android phones

Whether you’re a power user, enthusiast, or a mainstream consumer, there’s a strong chance that the Android phone in your pocket is one of the last couple generations of Samsung, LG, HTC, or Sony flagships. In fact, statistics indicate that there’s more than a one-in-five chance that <i>any</i> smartphone …

The 20 best smartphones in the world

Now that I've spent some quality time with the new Samsung Galaxy S8 and LG G6, I can comfortably place them in our top 20 smartphones list.<p>The …

8 awesome hidden features in Android Nougat - ExtremeTech

By on March 20, 2017 at 10:00 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Google’s latest version of Android …

Matt Damon Sneaks In a Workout at Tufts University in His Hometown of Boston

Wherever he goes, Matt Damon is ready to pump some iron. So when <i>The</i> <i>Great Wall</i> star, 46, landed on Tufts University’s Medford/Somerville campus on …

Boston Red Sox

OMG: Netflix has a secret page that will take your binge-watching to the next level

Just when we thought we knew everything about our beloved streaming app, this bomb dropped in our laps: There’s a secret Netflix page where users can …

Hare Psychopathy Checklist

Definition<p>The Hare Psychopathy Checklist-Revised (PCL-R) is a diagnostic tool used to rate a person's psychopathic or antisocial tendencies. People …

‘He Has This Deep Fear That He Is Not a Legitimate President’

On the eve of the inauguration, Trump’s biographers ponder his refusal to bend his ego to his new office.<p>In the days immediately after the election that shocked the world, POLITICO Magazine convened the group of people who know Donald J. Trump better than anyone outside his family. We asked his …

Donald Trump

Why Donald Trump scares you so much — and why it matters

<b>Donald Trump (Reuters/Lucas Jackson)</b><p>It’s not just you — we were born to fear predators, and Donald Trump fits the profile of a psychopath<p>Leah McElrath<p>November 6, 2016 11:00am (UTC)<p>For many people, this presidential election is triggering a visceral fear response hard to put into words. Here are the …

The Ultimate Guide to Apple's New Messages App

It has been weeks since Apple’s iOS 10 launched. By now, you’ve likely seen a surprise or two flash through your text messages. It might have been a …

These 10 widgets belong on your iPhone's lock screen

With iOS 10, Apple redesigned the lock screen and got rid of the slide-to-unlock gesture. Now, instead of unlocking your phone, swiping right takes you to the Today view where you can glance at and interact with widgets.<p>You can also access these same widgets on an unlocked phone by swiping right on …

Best affordable Android smartphones you can buy [October 2016]

There are new smartphones hitting the market constantly, but which is the best to pick up when you’re trying to save a buck or two? We’ve seen some great launches this summer and we’re only expecting more over the coming months, but for now, let’s go over the best affordable Android smartphones you …

Mobile Technology

'Mad Max: Fury Road' Minus Visual Effects Will Blow Your Mind

The vehicular carnage is beautiful even when it hasn’t been digitally gussied up<p>In the current age of Hollywood, in which CGI dominates the …

Act now to lock in the best price for your iPhone trade-in

With the new iPhone coming up fast, excitement abounds for Apple lovers. However, one downside of next week’s iPhone 7 event is the impending drop in value of your old Apple devices.<p>Every year, newer models push older iPhones, iPads and MacBooks further and further down the path to obsolescence. …

IPhone 7

The totally real follow-up letter from Donald Trump’s tremendously qualified doctor

<b>(Reuters/Nati Harnik/Shutterstock/Salon)</b><p>You want a second opinion, you got it: “Others call it ‘good cholesterol,’ but I call it fabulous”<p>Bill Scheft<p>August 31, 2016 2:39pm (UTC)<p>Dear Occupado,<p>(The UberX guy says he’s ten minutes away, so I have plenty of time to write this.)<p>Hello, again. I see …

Everything coming to Netflix, Amazon Prime, and HBO Now in September

Come for Luke Cage, stay for the sharks<p>As we slowly wind our way through the last days of August, it becomes clearer every day: summer is almost gone, and summer movie season with it. But that doesn’t mean the fun has to end! In fact, what your favorite streaming service has coming next month will …