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Yale Is Letting Anyone Take Its Most Popular Class Ever for Free

Everything you ever wanted to know about how to truly be happy.<p>When Yale began offering a new course this semester, over 1,000 students jumped at the opportunity. It wasn't about business, technology or innovation. It's about how to be happy.<p>Nearly a fourth of the undergraduate student body …

Living Rooms

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Apps

Logan: Hugh Jackman unleashes the beast in behind-the-scenes video

A superhero’s job doesn’t stop after leaving the set. Hugh Jackman posted a new behind-the-scenes video from <i>Logan</i>, showing the ADR (automated …

The Ending of Arrival Was Almost Totally Different Because of Christopher Nolan

Specifically, his 2014 film Interstellar.<p>Arrival is undoubtedly one of the best sci-fi movies in recent history, delivering both a complex storyline and stunning aesthetics. However, the finished product wasn't always what creators had in mind—and we're not just talking about the aliens. In fact, …

Science Fiction Movies

Hydrogen turned into metal in stunning act of alchemy that could revolutionise technology and spaceflight

For nearly 100 years, scientists have dreamed of turning the lightest of all the elements, hydrogen, into a metal.<p>Now, in a stunning act of …

Harvard

Did Donald Trump's Inaugural Speech Echo 'Dark Knight Rises' Villain Bane? (Video)

President Trump’s promise to give America “back to the people” sounded eerily similar to a quote from Batman’s nemesis<p>Earlier Friday, Donald Trump …

Sidekick: Emily Bett Rickards and Tom Cavanagh team for superhero short film

As a member of the camera crew on <i>The Flash</i>, Jeff Cassidy knows some people in high places. The filmmaker was able to enlist Emily Bett Rickards from</i> …

Joey from Friends becomes first TV character to be 'virtually immortalized'

University of Leeds researchers analyzed the body language, facial expressions and voice of sitcom character to create a digital avatar and, eventually, a chatbot<p>Since the final episode of hit sitcom Friends first aired in 2004, many fans have clung to the hope of a reunion. Earlier this year, the …

Computer Science

‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Goes Full ‘Robot Chicken’ To Debut Its New Toys

One of the nice touches of the <i>Star Wars</i> marketing machine is that it has a sense of humor. In between the more serious trailers and plot reveals, we’ve gotten recaps of <i>The Force Awakens</i> done in emoji and Lego adorably filling in the bits between movies. And now, to debut the toys, they’ve decided …

Watch Emma Stone Serenade Ryan Gosling in New 'La La Land' Trailer

Actors waltz through colorful Los Angeles in trailer for 'Whipslash' director Damien Chazelle's new musical<p>After Ryan Gosling crooned about "City …

Entertainment

This Is What 'Rogue One' Looks Like Set to the Beastie Boys

A fan has paired "Sabotage" with footage from the 'Star Wars' film.<p><i>Rogue One: A Star Wars Story</i> is getting a rap rock makeover.<p>A new fan trailer …

A quick way to fix your internet connection and make it faster: Update your router's firmware

Updating a router's firmware can help improve or even repair a faulty internet connection.<p>Updating the firmware (a process often called "flashing the firmware") can help a router work better and sometimes even repair an annoying bug or add support for faster internet speed. This is especially when …

Wi-Fi

Here's rare video of Apple designer Jony Ive talking about a gorgeous Ferrari

It's nice to see Jony Ive, Apple's chief design officer, escape from the white interior from which it seems like most of his videos are filmed.<p>In this short clip filmed in 2013, Ive talks about cars, one of his main passions along with design. It was filmed at Goodwood Festival of Speed, a car …

Paul Rudd Offers Assistance From Katy Perry In The Trailer For ‘The Fundamentals Of Caring’

If you were worried Paul Rudd’s brief-but-big appearance in <i>Captain America: Civil War</i> had signaled the actor’s total absorption by Marvel Studios, never fear! His next project, <i>The Fundamentals of Caring</i>, premieres June 24 exclusively on Netflix. Directed by former <i>Late Show with David Letterman</i> …

‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ Hid A Huge ‘Civil War’ Spoiler In Plain Sight

<i>Captain America: Civil War</i> has an enormous twist late in the movie that Mike Ryan explored in-depth with the screenwriting team. It changes the whole tenor of the movie, and it seemingly comes out of nowhere. But sharp-eyed viewers might have figured it out right when they saw the opening scene.<p>If …

Sony’s elegant glass speaker shines fresh light on portable audio

LAS VEGAS — For all Sony’s talk about high-definition audio and video during its CES press conference, the company’s most intriguing new product is a weird glass speaker with LED lights that looks something like a tubular hurricane lamp.<p>Called the Glass Sound Speaker, it’s a refreshing twist on the …

Audiophile

Adobe Post debuts on iPhone, lets anyone create memorable graphics on-the-go

Adobe is out today with its latest iOS-first app for mobile creatives. Adobe Post joins the free suite of other easy-to-use mobile apps for sharing that includes the Slate and Voice iPad apps. Where Voice lets you combine recorded storytelling with visuals and Slate lets anyone create …

Apps

Here are 6 movies that blatantly re-used footage from other movies

This is a fun one. Screen Rant came up with a list of movies that shows how films have recycled and reused scenes from other movies. This isn’t an …

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Imax Featurette: A Brief Look At Those Practical VFX

Starting back in April during Star Wars Celebration and continuing through Comic-Con and D23, the thing that really stood out for me from the <i>Star</i> …

10 Movie Influences and References That Are Hidden in Popular TV Shows

PlayStation 4’s 3.00 update goes live tomorrow — here’s what’s different

Sony is sprucing up its PlayStation 4 with a major update, and now we know more about what to expect.<p>The 3.00 system update for PS4 hits the system tomorrow, according to Sony’s PlayStation blog. We’ve previously covered this update, but now the company has shown off many of the new features in …

Shaving will never be the same with this laser razor

It's 2015, so it only makes sense to shave our hair off with lasers, right?<p>Right. That's why Skarp Razor is replacing blade with a laser and plans to …

Latest 'Star Wars' clip is 360-degrees (and exclusive to Facebook)

Video gamers have been able to explore the <i>Star Wars</i> universe in 360-degrees for decades, but until now the movies themselves have remained …

Netflix’s Jessica Jones Has a Trailer and Premiere Date

<i>Jessica Jones</i>, the latest installment in Marvel’s Defenders series, will premiere November 20, just in time to devour your Thanksgiving weekend. Now that we know <i>Daredevil</i> was far and away the most-watched Netflix show of 2015, anticipation for its sort-of sequel, <i>Jessica Jones</i>, is sky-high. Will …

Comics

PROJECT GREENLIGHT is Back: Ben Affleck and Matt Damon Return in New Trailer

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Joseph-Gordon Levitt Plays Philippe Petit In The Full Trailer For Robert Zemeckis’ ‘The Walk’

Everyone who’s seen <i>Man On Wir</i>e knows that Philippe Petit did a tightrope walk between the World Trade Center Towers in 1974. What Robert Zemeckis’s movie <i>The Walk</i> pre<i>supposes</i> is, what if Petit was all handsome like Joseph Gordon-Levitt?<p>That’s about all you need to know about <i>The Walk</i>, other than that …

World Trade Center

7 DAYS IN HELL Teaser Trailer: It's Andy Samberg vs. Kit Harington in an Epic Tennis Match

Watch the Spectacular 'America's Got Talent' Routine That Got Howard Stern Buzzing

"America's Got Talent" Season 10 just premiered last week and saw its second round of impressive auditions on June 2. There's a thing called the Golden Buzzer that the judges can use to send acts straight to the live shows. This week, judge Howard Stern -- who is not always that easy to impress -- …

America's Got Talent