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Matt Damon’s Legendary ‘Scotty Doesn’t Know’ Scene From ‘EuroTrip’ Actually Saved a Woman From a Coma

Never underestimate the power of an incredibly absurd song from a cult classic R-rated comedy.<p>At the end of the R-rated teen comedy wave of the early …

Terry Gilliam

Harvard doctors say this neglected move is a better way to get strong abs than sit-ups

Sit-ups are so 2017.<p>If you're looking to tone your entire core and work your way to six-pack abs, the plank is the one move you should nail, the physicians at Harvard Medical School say. So the next time you get ready to roll out a yoga mat and lie on your back, take the reverse approach and hold …

Workouts

For One Last Night, Make It a Blockbuster Night

He was the manager at Blockbuster and looked forward to coming to work. He loved his job, in all of its obsolescence. The silver name tag fastened to …

Blockbusters

Apple’s Back to School promotion once again offers students free Beats headphones

Free Beats with new Macs and iPad Pros<p>It might feel like summer just started, but Apple’s Back to School promotion is now live, starting today through September 25th, once again offering students who buy new Macs and iPad Pros some free Beats headphones.<p>As has been been the case in years past, the …

Gudrun Burwitz, Ever-Loyal Daughter of Himmler, Is Dead at 88

“Do you know how many people your father cremated at Dachau?” a British officer asked young Gudrun Himmler during a postwar interrogation in 1945. “Or how many he gassed at Oranienburg? Of course you do. You’re Herr Himmler’s daughter, after all.”<p>She sat silently, according to an account in the …

World History

FDA approves first cannabis-based drug

<b>(CNN) —</b> The US Food and Drug Administration approved a cannabis-based drug for the first time, the agency said Monday.<p>Epidiolex was recommended for approval by an advisory committee in April, and the agency had until this week to make a decision.<p>The twice-daily oral solution is approved for use in …

FDA

Siri is about to leave Alexa, Google Assistant in the dust

Although Siri has been the first popular and widely known voice-controlled smart assistant, it has been shoved to the sidelines by the rapid …

Amazon has a $40 wireless keyboard that lasts forever without new batteries or recharging

Are you tired of having to plug in your wireless keyboard every time it needs to be recharged? After all, it’s a “wireless” keyboard so connecting a …

How Harold Ramis and Bill Murray Ended Their Feud

Harold Ramis might be the one true godfather of contemporary comedy. Whether as a writer, director, actor, or some combination of all three, he had …

AirPods to get Live Listen feature in iOS 12

Apple has one hardware-specific feature planned that wasn’t announced at Monday’s WWDC keynote. In iOS 12, users will be able to use Live Listen, a special feature previously reserved for hearing aids certified through Apple’s Made for iPhone hearing aid program, with their AirPods.<p>After enabling …

LG’s new projector sports 4K, HDR, and portability in a unique, mirrorless design

LG has released what it’s calling the 4K Laser CineBeam Projector. Initially announced at CES about 6 months ago, it stands out from the competition due to its a unique, portable design that retains a competitive price point.<p>LG is a well-known brand, but perhaps not the first you would think of …

Terrible Box Office For 'Solo' Is Great News For 'Star Wars'

The predictions and guesstimates for how far Walt Disney’s <i>Solo: A Star Wars Story</i> will fall over its opening weekend are… varied. I’ve seen everything from a $50 million+ second weekend (-42%) to a $25m second weekend (-69%). If I had to make a prediction under penalty of death, I’d say a 55% drop …

iPhone to unlock hotel doors, act as virtual transit card after iOS 12 update

The iPhone 6 was the first iPhone to come with a built-in NFC chip, needed to handle Apple Pay transactions. Apple’s mobile payment solution came …

Five reasons to prefer Apple Maps over Google Maps

Has there ever been an app that has caused so much of an uproar in the Apple community as Apple Maps? It was released in the fall of 2012 with iOS 6, and it was not received well to say the least. It was so poorly received that Tim Cook even wrote a letter apologizing for the poor launch of Apple …

AirFly connects your AirPods to anything with a headphone jack

Apple's AirPods are apparently a hit, but they're not perfect. One of the major drawbacks of iPhone's wireless headphones is the fact that they're, well, wireless, and aren't compatible with anything lacking Bluetooth. Twelve South, which has a reputation for making attractive, smart Apple …

What Is Happening With That Rumored Apple Watch Series 4?

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) Apple Watch 4 or Apple Watch Series 4 whatever you call it, everyone’s expecting some major announcements from Apple. The watchOS 5 …

What Hollywood's Biggest Movie Stars Get Paid (And Why)

<i>Variety</i> released a sampling of recent movie star salaries this morning, and the bit that’s getting the most traction is the reveal that Daniel Craig is getting $25 million for the 25th James Bond movie, due in November of 2019. But what the list reveals is something I’ve frankly been discussing for …

Movies

The Linksys router that prioritizes Xbox One gaming is now available

That router Linksys showed off at CES this year -- yes, the one that prioritizes gaming traffic from Xbox consoles -- is now available for purchase in the US. The WRT32XB is the first router designed to automatically detect any Xbox One, including the Xbox One S and the Xbox One X, and put it above …

The Boundless Potential of Thor

Chris Hemsworth's character is more popular than ever, but Marvel has just scratched the surface with 'Ragnarok' and 'Avengers: Infinity War.'<p><b>[This</b> …

Apple Music vs Spotify: Which should you choose?

Apple Music and Spotify are the dominant players in the streaming music industry. Spotify just announced they have 75 million paid subscribers with 170 million total active users. Apple recently hit 40 million subscribers. It’s clear that <i>both</i> companies are a hit with consumers. In fact, the …

The Shot Turning the Marvel Universe Upside Down

'Avengers: Infinity War' is just the latest MCU film to use a camera movement that signals the story is being upended.<p><i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> knocked …

The portable home theater projector the size of a soda can is back down to its lowest price

There are a bunch of different portable projectors you can use to beam a nice big picture from your smartphone, tablet, or computer, and plenty of …

Don't Ever Ask Alexa What 10 To The Power of 308 Is

Alexa, Amazon's virtual assistant, can do many things from playing your favorite songs and stations on iHeartRadio to telling you the weather to …

U.S. Boy Scouts to change name in appeal to girls

(Reuters) - The Boy Scouts of America will drop "boy" from the name of its signature program for older youths as it seeks to widen its appeal to girls, the 108-year-old organization said on Wednesday.<p>Starting in February 2019, the Boy Scouts program for boys 11 to 17 will be called Scouts BSA. The …

LGBTQI

Who needs an Echo? These hot smartwatches put Alexa on your wrist

Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant has become an integral part of life for so many people. But the biggest challenge can often be living without Alexa. …

The best Apple Watch accessory on the planet only costs $40

If you have any Apple Watch model from the original Series 1 all the way up to the new Apple Watch Series 3, we’re certain that this will be the best …

In Potent ‘Schindler’s List’ Panel, Steven Spielberg, Liam Neeson And Ben Kingsley Get Emotional 25 Years Later – Tribeca

Tonight’s <i>Schindler’s List</i> retrospective event at the Tribeca Film Festival yielded more than a few familiar stories. But it also brimmed with …

Steven Spielberg

2018 will be the year that great TVs finally become cheap

The TV industry is always looking for its next big thing. Back in 2013, it was going to be “real” 3-D, an idea that quickly died the messy death it …

YouTube mistakenly pulls video exposing Alex Jones' conspiracy theories

YouTube has been trying to reduce instances of mistaken video takedowns, but it's evident there's still some work to do. The company temporarily pulled a video from watchdog group Media Matters that exposed Alex Jones' conspiracy theories surrounding his (since-retracted) claims the Sandy Hook mass …

Internet

Sarah Sellers: the nurse who stunned the world at the Boston Marathon

The story was so good it seemed impossible to imagine. A 26-year-old woman with no sponsors or agents, who had run only one marathon in her life, finished second in Monday’s Boston Marathon, one of the world’s most prestigious road races. And no sooner had she crossed the finish line did the …

Marathons