It’s difficult to remember a time when online media wasn’t arranged largely around memetic cultural events. On any given April 20th in recent years, for instance, you can find all sorts of weed-themed
I watched Guava Island last weekend, since I was really curious to see what this mystery project that Donald Glover, Rihanna, and Hiro Murai had put together was. As a person who watches nearly every trailer
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A fight against tyranny and an exploration of the limits of humanity Over the course of eight books, The Expanse has felt a bit like one of those videos that zooms out from Earth into the larger universe.
An early dissection of the first foldable smartphone The Samsung Galaxy Fold doesn’t release until April 26th, but if you’ve been eagerly awaiting a glimpse under the hood, a pre-production version of
‘I regret these actions and accept full responsibility’ Marcus Hutchins, best known for his role in stopping the 2017 WannaCry ransomware attack, has pleaded guilty to two charges related to computer conspiracy.
Controversial internal message board threads are highlighting dissent at Microsoft Microsoft employees have been using an internal message board to criticize the company’s pro-diversity efforts, referring
German camera maker Leica is facing heat from Chinese censors and nationalistic internet users who are leaving angry comments after it launched an ad dramatizing the 1989 Tiananmen Square protests. Leica
The automaker is also allegedly cutting production targets and delaying the launch of the next car in its EV lineup Audi has reportedly delayed deliveries of its first flagship electric vehicle, the E-tron,
The New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority has denied suggestions that it’s putting facial recognition cameras in the subway, saying that a trick designed to scare fare-dodgers was misinterpreted.
Subscribers get access to high interest rates T-Mobile has officially launched its Money checking account for all US T-Mobile customers, following its soft launch back in November 2018. Some of what T-Mobile
A former freelance journalist reviews The Sims’ freelance journalism career The first paycheck Natt received after her first freelance writing assignment, she spent on mac and cheese. I’m referring to
The Vergecast crew discusses The Samsung Galaxy Fold is here — and it’s already breaking. The Verge’s Nilay Patel, Dieter Bohn, and Paul Miller talk first impressions of Samsung’s new phone. Later, they
Washington, DC to Baltimore in 15 minutes This week, Elon Musk’s tunnel-digging venture released a massive, 505-page report on its proposal to link Washington, DC and Baltimore via a high-speed transit
You can’t fix something by ignoring it In 2017, the idea that biological differences drive social inequality is considered fairly offensive. For the incurious, the taboo around this argument makes it But
Seemingly toward a large metal hatch at Loot Lake Fortnite appears to be gearing up for its next in-game event, and it may not surprise longtime fans to know that this one is again focused on Loot Lake.
‘We’ve now moved the conversation from an ‘if’ to a ‘how,’ and the ‘how’ matters’ This year, April 20th feels different. Marijuana enthusiasts have long celebrated 4/20, but now that businesses are seeing
Intelsat 29e is now considered a total loss On Thursday, satellite service provider Intelsat announced that one of its communications satellites is now completely lost in orbit above Earth, rendering vehicle
The Marine Lizard is the first of its kind Earlier this month, a Chinese shipbuilder unveiled an amphibious autonomous landing vehicle that could someday be part of the country’s military. Nicknamed the
The Sarah Connor Chronicles previously teamed her up with Game of Thrones director David Nutter There are so many streaming options available these days, and so many conflicting recommendations, that hard
Archaeology isn’t just the theme — it’s the whole game One of the biggest challenges I came up against in Heaven’s Vault was figuring out which little squiggle meant “and.” It’s an important word. As sat