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13 feminists who play the Twitter game to win

13 feminists who play the Twitter game to win

While Twitter can be a platform for dialogue and community, it has gained a reputation for being a space where misogynistic trolls roam free — tweeting their hatred at will.  SEE ALSO: 11 times Emma Watson was the hero we all needed In a time where feminist discourse has never been greater or more important, […]

Bill Murray joyously celebrating his son's March Madness upset will make you happy

Bill Murray joyously celebrating his son's March Madness upset will make you happy

What does Bill Murray do when his son’s college basketball team scores a massive March Madness upset?  He ruffles a friend’s hair with infectious joy, apparently. Meanwhile, the privilege of seeing Bill Murray in the stands is turning the rest of us into Xavier Musketeers fans as well.  SEE ALSO: That time Charles Barkley got […]

Hugh Grant dances to Drake in 'Love Actually' reunion

Hugh Grant dances to Drake in 'Love Actually' reunion

Love it or loathe it, Love Actually is the film that refuses to die.  For whatever reason it’s burrowed into our collective consciousness on both sides of the Atlantic, and when news of a 10-minute sequel was announced recently the internet quietly melted down with anticipation. SEE ALSO: Surprise! ‘Love Actually’ will get a sequel […]

You soon won't need a card to withdraw cash at this shady bank's ATMs

You soon won't need a card to withdraw cash at this shady bank's ATMs

Plastic is soooo yesterday.  Wells Fargo, being the hippest bank to allegedly open more than 2 million fraudulent accounts in its customers’ names, knows this.  And so, as of March 27, the San Francisco-based company is giving its account holders a way to access their money at 13,000 Wells Fargo ATMs across the U.S. without […]

This is the language that an Uber recruiter used to discuss its sexism problem

This is the language that an Uber recruiter used to discuss its sexism problem

So it appears that some Uber recruiters are aware of the sexism problems at the ride-hailing giant.  After Mashable published an interview with senior software engineer Kamilah Taylor, who publicly shared (on Twitter) her awkward interaction with Uber, another potential recruit sent his experience. SEE ALSO: Uber’s Travis Kalanick: Yep, I’m a jerk, basically Genady […]

Giving Siri a "108" command will trigger a call to Emergency Services

Giving Siri a "108" command will trigger a call to Emergency Services

Please, everyone: don’t ever, EVER just blindly follow directions from randos you follow on Twitter. Certain groups on the social network (read: teens) have tweeted this month to encourage followers with iPhones to give Siri a simple numerical command, “108,” and wait to see what happens next.  It’s presented as yet another mindless Siri trick, […]

The TIE lie: 'Rogue One' director admits trailer scene was never real

The TIE lie: 'Rogue One' director admits trailer scene was never real

There’s been a breakthrough in the case of Jyn Erso vs. TIE fighter: the chief suspect has admitted the incident in question never took place.  You may remember the scene from multiple trailers for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Jyn walks along an aerial platform on Scarif, blaster in hand, when a TIE fighter […]

'Star Wars Rebels' finale: Watch Thrawn throw down

'Star Wars Rebels' finale: Watch Thrawn throw down

Star Wars Rebels wraps up a strong third season this weekend — and a long-anticipated showdown between Imperial and Rebel forces is here.  The season introduced the Empire’s Grand Admiral Thrawn, a fan favorite character from old Star Wars novels known for his enlightened strategic cunning. Thrawn tends to win his battles with brain, not […]

Paul Ryan listening to Papa Roach in the NYT is fake news

Paul Ryan listening to Papa Roach in the NYT is fake news

It was an irresistible scene: Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, fresh off the crushing defeat of his plan to repeal and replace Obamacare, listening to “Last Resort” by Papa Roach as he drove away in a black SUV.  ooof the kicker on this New York Times story… pic.twitter.com/YO6Wq3k5vK — Justin Halpern (@justin_halpern) March 24, […]

Melissa McCarthy reveals how her perfect Sean Spicer impression came into being

Melissa McCarthy reveals how her perfect Sean Spicer impression came into being

Melissa McCarthy’s impression of Sean Spicer has earned her a lot of praise since it’s SNL debut in Feb.  It was an unconventional choice that ending up hitting all the right notes, in part because of how naturally it seemed to fit her.  SEE ALSO: Melissa McCarthy makes a better Sean Spicer than Sean Spicer […]

Tesla Solar Tiles will be available to order starting in April

Tesla Solar Tiles will be available to order starting in April

Tesla’s solar roof tiles will be available for preorder starting next month—but there’s no official press release available from the company sharing the exact details of the release. Instead, we have an Elon Musk tweet spree to thank for the news.  The Tesla and SpaceX CEO has been known to drop product knowledge and workshop […]

Google is killing SMS support for Hangouts

Google is killing SMS support for Hangouts

Google is streamlining its messaging apps – or so they say. Hangouts will no longer support SMS texting, the company announced along with several other updates in a blog post on Friday. As previously reported, hangouts will be split into Meet and Chat. Google Talk, the company’s outdated chat service, is finally being fully transitioned […]

I am so unreasonably jealous of this view of the southern lights

I am so unreasonably jealous of this view of the southern lights

The northern and southern lights are probably the eeriest cosmic views available to us here on Earth, and 150 people on a flight from New Zealand learned that first-hand this week. The Air New Zealand charter flight took off on March 23 to give passengers their best shot at seeing the cosmic lights thanks to […]