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Wimbledon is the embarrassing mess of the sports universe

Starting on Friday afternoon, let's count the ways Wimbledon screwed up. It's pretty impressive stuff.<p><b>1.</b> The tournament had two men's semifinals on the schedule, and past history has shown us that men's grand slam matches can take an extremely long time (partly because of a stupid rule, but we'll …

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Here's Why Most of Us Stop Discovering New Music After 30, According to Science

Just embrace it.<p>It's a simple fact of life that older people reminisce about the glory days. You might believe you'll stay young and free-spirited …

Comedians Tell Us the Most Epic Fails They've Seen at Open Mics

"Then she spread her legs and pulled her underwear to the side, showing everyone her vulva. To be honest, that was the best joke of the night."<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Canada.</i><p>The first open mic I attended was during a snowstorm in January. Despite the weather, the basement bar was …

50 Underrated Sega Genesis Games

From shooters to platformers and puzzlers to RPGs, here's our selection of 50 underrated games on the Sega Genesis... • facebook <br>• twitter <br>• google+ <br>• tumblr …

No, a Human Year Isn't Equivalent to 7 'Dog Years'

Here's how old your dog really is.<p>Dogs age at different rates compared to humans, but the simple rule of seven dog years to one human year is far …

Pets

An Open Letter To My Shelter Dog's First Owner

Yesterday we put our dog down. When I say “our,” I mean me and my husband ― but also you, our dog’s first owner.<p>For the more than eight years that I’ve known Lestat, I’d held contempt for you. Less than a week after his fifth birthday, you left him at the shelter with the excuse that you were …

Pets

Your iPhone tracks every place you visit. Here’s how to see the map.

Your iPhone knows where you are, and it remembers where you have been. It keeps a record of your frequent hangouts — aka “significant locations” — and uses this data to make location-based suggestions using Siri and to power other features. Don’t panic, though: This data is kept on your phone, not …

5 reasons everyone should own a multimeter

Home improvement addicts really get excited about their power tools. And in the shadow of drills and sanders, the multimeter doesn't get much love. Too bad, because multimeters are just as useful and have become something I recommend to every DIYer.<p>If you don't yet own one, this guide explains ways …

How to Turn Netflix Movies Into Audiobooks

Sure, you’ve heard of binge-watching shows on Netflix, but how about binge listening?<p>Netflix has a category of programs that it offers audio …

The 100 Greatest Movie Soundtracks of All Time

<i>Artwork by Cap Blackard</i><p>The two best-selling soundtracks of all time celebrate milestones this November, with <i>Saturday Night Fever</i> turning 40 and <i>The</i> …

How to Make Screw Terminal Connections on Switches and Outlets

When connecting electrical wires to electrical switches and receptacles, there are two ways to do it, but only one is recommended by …

23 Spine Chilling Documentaries To Watch In October That'll Make This The Scariest Halloween Ever

October is nearly here, which means colder weather, pumpkin spice lattes, and the spookiest day of the year: Halloween. Many people like to celebrate …

The Best Foreign TV Shows You're Not Watching (But Should Be)

American television is currently in a Golden Age. Little-known fact, though: Many of the most beloved, critically acclaimed shows are actually …

How to Buy a Phone Now That 2-Year Contracts Are Dead

Two-year cell phone contracts are officially dying. T-Mobile dumped them years ago, then Verizon followed suit late last year. With AT&T set to get …

The Advanced Guide to Setting Up a DIY Game Console with a Raspberry Pi

It’s no secret that turning a Raspberry Pi into a retro game console is hands-down the most popular, easy, and fun project you can do with a Pi. That …

Find and delete storage-hogging iMessage chats in iOS 11

Maybe, if you opt for one of the new 512GB iPads, you won’t have to worry about storage space. But for everyone else, iOS 11 has you covered. Now, under a new section in settings, you can whittle down the storage used by the iMessage app, weeding out old conversations, revealing oversized …

If you have a Twitter account, change these privacy settings now

Twitter announced it has updated its privacy policy "to further improve and personalize our services, connecting you with the stories, brands and organic content you care about most." Of course, the way you get connected to such personalization is by allowing Twitter to share more information with …

10 of the Best Retro Gaming Consoles Available Now

Retro gaming is about as popular as it has ever been right now. (Well, at least since the games themselves were first released.)<p>Kanye recently …

Retrogaming

Final Fantasy: The Kotaku Retrospective

How do you follow the biggest role-playing game of all time? How do you look at <i>Final Fantasy VII</i> and make something even better? If you’re Square in …

‘Cash me ousside’ meme teen returns to ‘Dr. Phil’—and not much has changed

“Cash me ousside, how bow dah?” meme teen Danielle Peskowitz Bregoli’s second episode on <i>The Dr. Phil Show</i> aired on Friday, and showed that the …

The Hard Drives Most (and Least) Likely to Fail, According to Backblaze

Every year, backup service Backblaze takes a look at failure rates amongst the hard drives in its data centers. This year’s no different, and they’ve …

Top 10 Most Popular Torrent Sites of 2017

At the beginning of 2017 the torrent landscape looks quite different from a year ago.<p><b>Update: List of top torrent sites of 2018 is now out.</b><p>With the …

Top 10 Ways to Breathe New Life Into an Old Gaming Console

If you’ve been playing video games for any amount of time, odds are pretty high you have at least one console in your entertainment center doing …

A Completely Subjective List Of The Top 20 Sci Fi Books - Sci-Fi Addicts

<i>In this list of my top 20 sci-fi books, you’ll find both books that were crowd pleasers and books that were genre makers.</i><p>It’s going to be impossible …

12 tricks that will make your small home look modern

Say what you will about space, but is feels great to have lots of it in your living quarters. But due to the population becoming more (or maybe Earth …

Living Rooms

5 Ways to Deal With a Psychopath

I know what some people are thinking: <i>I’m never going to deal with psychopaths. This is just more sensational clickbait junk.</i><p>Wrong. The experts are …

Extra Life: 15 Best Retro Gaming Consoles

E-Mods Gaming RS-1<p>For a quick and easy on-the-go dose of nostalgia, there’s not much better out there than the RS-1 from E-Mods Gaming. This little …

Radiohead superfan goes synth shopping with the band

<b>Redditor LetTheDeeShaw drove 10 hours to see Radiohead at Austin City Limits and it was more than worth it.</b><p>A Radiohead fan has <b>posted about an</b> …

25 Video Game Cartridges, Ranked

From function to finesse, here are the greatest slabs of plastic that stored our video games.<p>Rumours have been brewing for some time, but it's looking more likely than ever that Nintendo will use some form of cartridges for its next console, a system currently known as the NX. While Nintendo's home …

One man is transforming boring thrift store art into incredible video game paintings

Most people look at thrift store art and see trash. Dave Pollot sees <i>opportunity</i>.<p>By day, Pollot works as a software programmer. At night, he turns thrift store artwork into the kind of nostalgia-laced magic you see above.

Thrifting