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Google Hints at How Google Maps Will Make Money With AR

Google has dropped a big hint about how Google Maps will make money in the future, with the growth of augmented reality offering new ways for the …

Google

Pre-Release White Tesla Model 3 Spotted, and It Looks Gorgeous

Tesla is putting the Model 3 through its paces ahead of launch, and that means plenty of public sightings. On Friday, a photo of a white model …

Tesla

10 Insane Things On Google Street View in Japan

Google Street View has really taken its offerings to the next level recently. Not only can you walk up to the rim of an active volcano and look at …

Japan

Goodbye Search, Google Is Becoming "A.I. First"

Think the name “Google,” and for most, the first thing that comes to mind is the company’s founding, eponymous product: Google Search. But it soon …

Google

The Secret to Curing Your Tech Addiction Is Shockingly Simple

In a TED Talk, psychologist Adam Alter offers a stunningly simple solution to tech addiction: Never using it while you’re at a table.<p>Alter, whose …

Psychology

Neil Gaiman Shares How to Watch All of ‘American Gods’ for Free

Neil Gaiman’s highly anticipated show <i>American Gods</i>, based on the popular eponymous book, will premiere this week on Starz. If you don’t have a …

TV

Whales are Dying Like Crazy in the Atlantic and No One Knows Why

Massive numbers of humpback whales are dying along the coast of the Atlantic Ocean right now, and marine biologists can’t figure out exactly why it’s …

Oceans

How a Shipping Center Switched to Automation Without Firing People

This week, a massive new fulfillment center for Boxed.com — an online retailer selling wholesale items <i>à la</i> Costco — automated much of a time-sucking …

Robots

Scientist Breaks Down Every Moment That Influences Human Behavior

Human beings are a mess of contradictions. A person might hate violence but love violent action movies. Someone else might consider certain people …

Behavior

Psychedelic Drugs Might Actually Tap into a Higher Power

Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi, a veteran psychonaut and founder of the Jewish renewal movement, once said: “To understand the depth of religion, one …

Spirituality

Google Could One Day Sell Waymo to Cities That Want Autonomous Buses

Alphabet, the parent company of Google, held a teleconference Thursday afternoon to announce its earnings for the first quarter of 2017. Spoiler …

Transportation

The 6 Best Heroes in 'Overwatch'

It’s no secret that Blizzard’s latest shooter is a game about character. Every one of <i>Overwatch</i>’s 24 diverse heroes in <i>Overwatch</i>’s comes with their own …

Overwatch

The Rover from 'Alien: Covenant' Will Actually Travel to the Moon

The characters of the forthcoming film <i>Alien: Covenant</i> are going to navigate an uncharted planet full of monsters, so they’ll definitely need …

'American Gods' Makes These 4 Important Changes To The Book

Neil Gaiman’s magnum opus <i>American Gods</i> has a dedicated cult following — much like Gaiman himself. It’s hardly the kind of story where readers will …

TV

Ranking the Most Powerful Biotics in 'Mass Effect'

In BioWare’s <i>Mass Effect</i>, life for humanity changes drastically after the discovery of Element Zero (“eezo”). It’s “a rare material that, when …

Mass Effect

Here are the Dates of Every Upcoming 'Star Wars' Movie

The premiere of J.J. Abrams’s <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> reignited the world’s passion for George Lucas’s <i>Star Wars</i> franchise. Before 2015, the last</i> …

The Top 7 Teen Superheroes You Should Be Hyped for in 2018

With so many teen-based superhero shows on the way in 2018, it only feels right to give credit where credit is due.<p>As fun as it is to focus on the …

Comics

James Gunn's 7 Best 'Guardians of The Galaxy' Behind-the

As weird and wild a ride as Marvel’s <i>Guardians of the Galaxy</i> franchise is, it might be just as fun behind the scenes. Director and writer James Gunn …

Superheroes

Here's What Kylo Ren's New Cape Looks Like in 'The Last Jedi'

Kylo Ren has officially ditched his <i>Force Awakens</i> evil shawl for a big evil cape in <i>The Last Jedi.</i> The first clear images of Kylo Ren and Rey’s …

What The Miz Learned About Acting From The Rock

When The Miz struts to the ring, feeding off the audience’s chorus of boos, announcers declare he’s from “Hollywood, California.” Decked out in Prada …

WWE

Researchers Reveal the Scientific Way to Get Over Your Ex

It’s a universal truth that breakups blow. Whether you’re the dumper or the dumpee, the end of a relationship is a far cry from the neurochemical …

Why Richard Browning Built His Real-Life Iron Man Jet Pack Suit

Richard Browning’s father, Michael Browning, always had a passion for flight. But he probably never imagined that his son would be the first person …

Aerospace

Why Mr. Wednesday is The Most Sinister American God

The world of <i>American Gods</i> is one in which myths are real and gods live among us, working as taxi drivers and hustlers, funeral parlor owners and bar …

The 6 Squanchiest and Best 'Rick and Morty' Games

Unless you decide to go on a two-month bender, Rick-style, you’re still going to have to endure a long wait for the rest of <i>Rick and Morty</i> Season 3. …

Animation

Marvel Director Will Helm Narnia Movie that is Both a Sequel and Reboot

Eustace Scrubb will soon return to Narnia on a mission from Aslan and King Caspian X when the next film in the <i>Narnia</i> franchise, <i>The Chronicles of</i> …

Marvel Universe

People Are Trolling Immigration Enforcement's Hotline With Alien Sightings

Barely 24 hours after United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement opened its “Victims of Immigration Crime Engagement” office — VOICE — its …

Immigration

Why Cory Doctorow Sees Hope in Even a Dystopian Future

Cory Doctorow is upbeat about the impending dystopia. “I think that disasters are inevitable,” he tells <i>Inverse</i>. “I don’t think they’re necessarily an …

This Is Indeed a Very Alive, Double-Headed Rat

At first glance, the double-headed rat created by Chinese scientists doesn’t look like a double-headed rat. It looks more like a small rat, slumped …

Medicine

'Pokemon GO' Made Nintendo a Snorlax-Sized Chunk of Money

Nintendo released the results of its 2016 fiscal year, and on top of the wild success story that is the Nintendo Switch and its flagship gem, <i>Legend</i> …

Nintendo

Mother of All Bombs Aftermath Seen in New Video by Locals

On Thursday, the Department of Defense released video footage of the aftermath of the GBU-43/B Mother of All Bombs strike in Afghanistan earlier this …

War