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15 horror movies now on Netflix that you need to see

From creature features to zombie apocalypses to straight-up slashers<p>The only thing worse than finding yourself trapped in a shadowy house with a knife-wielding serial killer is finding yourself trapped in the endless scroll of Netflix’s horror movie selection. “Violent movies”? “Ominous movies”? …

Horror

The 25 Best Board-Game Mobile Apps

The current golden age of tabletop gaming has also led to a similar surge in apps that adapt board games to tablets and phones, with new ones …

Board Games

The 10 best sci-fi and fantasy TV shows you’re not watching

It's a great time to be a sci-fi and/or fantasy fan.<p>The once-overlooked genre is booming on TV, from <i>Game of Thrones</i> to adaptations of acclaimed novels including <i>Altered Carbon</i> and <i>Outlander</i>'s time-traveling love story.<p>Besides those big-name series, plenty of superb under-the-radar sci-fi and fantasy …

TV

Adobe Just Built The Prettiest UI Ever

There is nothing quite like an artist’s palette. With this humble piece of paper or wood, the artist can mix infinite pigments, each of which can be dipped into again and again without a second thought.<p>FiftyThree’s Paper did an incredible job at streamlining the palette for iPad screens. And now, a …

NASA Destroyed Hundreds of Mystery Tapes Found in a Dead Man’s Basement

More than 300 data reels, some from Apollo-Era missions, were discovered in a deceased Pennsylvania man’s basement, FOIA documents reveal.<p>Just weeks before Christmas in 2015, NASA learned of a tantalizing discovery.<p>In the basement of a deceased Pennsylvania man's home sat 325 magnetic data reels …

Space Science

It's Time to Relax With These Soothing Geometric GIFs

These minimalist designs will have you captivated.<p><i>This article was originally published on June 24, 2014 but we think it still rocks!</i><p>One look at the GIFs on this page and you can tell that the person behind them has mathematical sensibilities. They were created by David Whyte using the Processing …

Understanding Mass Effect: Andromeda’s armor, gear and vehicle upgrades

What’s worth your time and money?<p>Whereas most role-playing games just dole out items like candy and have simplistic vendor systems, <i>Mass Effect: Andromeda</i> makes players do a bit of legwork to get the loot they need. A scanning system, multiple kiosk interfaces and plenty of experience bars stand …

Mass Effect

Watch Ricky Gervais and Stephen Colbert debate the existence of God

Ricky Gervais is a man of many talents and interests.<p>One day he can be cracking jokes about how he's never going to give up food and drink, and the …

Alexa can control your TV with a Logitech Harmony. Here's how

With a Logitech Harmony Hub and an Amazon Echo, a few words can control your home entertainment system.<p>I don't need the remote control. When I want to turn on the TV, pause a movie or change the volume, I can just say the magic words aloud.<p>It wasn't particularly easy to set up, and it didn't come …

Smart Homes

Perfume Genius and Weyes Blood Have New Music Together

They’re doing a joint performance at Marfa Myths Festival, which also features Julia Holter, Jenny Hval, members of S U R V I V E, more<p>Perfume Genius and Weyes Blood are slated to perform new music together at the Marfa Myths festival in Marfa, Texas. The performance is said to be “unique to Myths” …

Stephen Colbert Rips WikiLeaks, Alex Jones And Reddit Trolls: 'Grow The F**k Up'

The late night host slammed conspiracy theorists for creating and involving him in the 'Pizzagate' hoax.<p>Stephen Colbert has had enough.<p>The “Late Show” host spent 10 minutes on his Wednesday night program railing against conspiracy theorists for creating the “Pizzagate” hoax that led an armed man to …

Stephen Colbert

The 20 Best Books Of 2016

Read ’em all<p>Now is the time of year when we're supposed to look back on everything that happened and celebrate the best of it. This has been a particularly challenging task this year, because, well, there's little about 2016 which immediately springs to mind as being all that great. And yet, …

What it's like to become a YouTube gaming celebrity at 80 years old

One morning in September of last year, Shirley Curry woke up to a terrible surprise. Her email inbox had been flooded with 11,000 emails from …

PC Gaming

The 50 best films of 2016 in the US: the full list

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List-Worthy

Father John Misty Covers Tim Heidecker’s Anti-Trump Song “Trump’s Pilot”: Listen

Earlier today, Tim Heidecker released the anti-Donald Trump song “Trump’s Pilot” as part of the “30 Days, 50 Songs” campaign. It’s written from the perspective of Trump’s private pilot, who sings about wanting to intentionally crash the plane with Trump in it. Now, Father John Misty has shared his …

Researchers Clear 'Patient Zero' From AIDS Origin Story

It's one of the biggest medical mysteries of our time: How did HIV come to the U.S.?<p>By genetically sequencing samples from people infected early on, scientists say they have figured out when and where the virus that took hold here first arrived. In the process, they have exonerated the man accused …

Public Health

The 100 best films of the 21st century, according to 177 film critics

David Lynch’s narratively non-linear, néo-noir masterpiece <i>Mulholland Drive</i> has been named the best film of the 21st century to date by 177 film …

Mulholland Drive leads the pack in list of 21st century's top films

David Lynch’s surrealist masterpiece Mulholland Drive, which even its most ardent fans admit is as maddeningly baffling as it is mesmerising, has been named the greatest film of the 21st century.<p>A poll by BBC Culture of 177 film critics from 36 countries aimed to find the best films of recent …

List-Worthy

Woman playing Pokemon Go finds dead body

Technically Incorrect: A Wyoming woman says the mobile game prompted her to find a Pokemon in a water resource, so she headed to a nearby river. She found something else.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Pokemon Go, the new Nintendo …

Pokémon

Man Found Hanging from Tree in Atlanta's Piedmont Park

A black man was found hanging from a tree in Atlanta’s Piedmont Park early in the morning of 7 July 2016, and officials have now referred the case to …

Five days of Etsy payment processing outages have merchants flipping

***Update to this post can be found here.<p>Those hoping to snag some handmade July 4th cookies and home-made vegan sunblock might have woken up to an empty stomach and sunburn after a serious payment processing outage on e-commerce site Etsy.<p>Over the last five days, a large number of Etsy …

eCommerce

The best $5 I ever spent on an iPhone app

If you thought the iPhone wasn't for tinkerers, think again. Workflow puts powerful task automation in the palm of your hand.<p>When you think of smartphones and automation, your mind might immediately gravitate towards IFTTT or even Tasker for Android.<p>Automation apps let you create "recipes" that …

Apps

Francis Bacon: creating order from chaos

An unsparing observer of the human condition, Francis Bacon was as unsentimental about death as he was about life. “When I’m dead, put me in a plastic bag and throw me in the gutter,” the old hellraiser told the proprietor of the Colony Room, the Soho drinking den which was Bacon’s second home, if …

Art

The best films of 2016 so far

The 50 best films of 2016 in the UK: the full list<p>Read more<p>After Love<p>Painful drama of longterm relationship breakup and possession-division from Belgian director Joachim Lafosse, featuring Bérénice Bejo and Cédric Kahn as a couple no longer able to go through the motions.<p><b>What we said:</b> It is about …

Comic Books

35 must-watch indie movies on Netflix

Some nights you turn to Netflix for a bit of comfort food, courtesy of a beloved movie you’ve already seen a million times. Other times, however, …

A Dangerous Mind: The Tragic Circumstances That Made Artist Issa Ibrahim A Killer

In 1990, in the midst of a schizophrenic break, Issa Ibrahim killed his mother. Two decades on, he’s a prolific artist and author who told The Daily …

Mental Health

The Smashing Pumpkins—very early on—live for an hour on a local Chicago TV show, 1988

<i>Smashing Pumpkins</i> <br>What you are about to see is some pretty incredible early footage of the Smashing Pumpkins performing songs from their first demo …

Smashing Pumpkins

A Russian website lets users mash any 2 images together to create beautiful — and bizarre — results

And while Photoshop and other programs allow users to do that, not everyone knows how to use them. That's where Ostagram, a Russian website, comes in. The site allows users to simply upload photos and filters, and mix any two together to create a new image.<p>While some people are mixing personal …

Sex, psychos and sharks: did Britart change the world?

Now establishment figures, the YBAs were enfants terribles when they first caused a sensation, so why was their work deemed so revolutionary?<p>Twenty-five years ago Damien Hirst put a 13ft tiger shark in a tank of formaldehyde and Marc Quinn created a frozen cast of his head from nine pints of his …

Francis Bacon