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Stranger Things 2 review: Binge watching can't disguise how bad this is

Stranger Things 2 review: Binge watching can't disguise how bad this is

The afterglow of binge watching Stranger Things 2 is very, very strong — believe us, we know.  Unless you’re a heartless, unfeeling demodog, you’re probably still feeling the warm fuzzies from Steve Harrington and Chief Hopper dadding all over our strange things. But let’s put our feels to the side for a moment, and consider […]

The pope is about to drop bars and the internet loves it

The pope is about to drop bars and the internet loves it

Sorry, Kendrick. The pope is the greatest rapper alive.  On Saturday, His Holiness was on a flight from Cairo to Rome, where he warned about the devastating effects of a war with North Korea.  A serious topic, for sure. But the internet was too distracted by the above photo to care about the message. Francis: […]

'Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2' already crosses $100 million at the box office

'Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2' already crosses $100 million at the box office

Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2 doesn’t open in the United States until May 5, but international box office returns portend good times ahead for the latest Marvel space adventure. Across 37 international openings, Guardians 2 has picked up an estimated $101.2 million in ticket sales. It’s on pace for a #1 box office finish […]

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This Honest Trailer about 'La La Land' says what everyone is thinking about 'Moonlight'

This Honest Trailer about 'La La Land' says what everyone is thinking about 'Moonlight'

We all love Honest Trailers for their hilariously brutal takedown of popular movies, but this time we believe they really went that extra mile.  ScreenJunkies released a totally predictable Honest Trailer for this award season’s favourite target, La La Land, presenting it as a “tale of passion, love and ditching all that nonsense when your […]

Finally, an app to restrict kids' smartphone time that they won't hate

Finally, an app to restrict kids' smartphone time that they won't hate

Samsung has a new app meant to curb how much time your kid spends glued to their smartphones. And this one might actually work. The new app, called Samsung Marshmallow (not related to Android Marshmallow, the OS), allows parents to set a group of permitted apps on their kids’ devices, as well as enforce daily […]

UberEATS starts serving in India, its fourth Asian market

UberEATS starts serving in India, its fourth Asian market

Uber had announced in January that it was bringing its food delivery service to India, its fastest-growing market in the world. And finally, it’s here.  UberEATS has rolled out in Mumbai and will soon be taken to five other Indian cities. SEE ALSO: UberEATS is delivering alcohol now, but probably not in the way you […]

I wouldn't want to be the person who's paid to do this for Johnny Depp

I wouldn't want to be the person who's paid to do this for Johnny Depp

When you’re getting millions of dollars to mumble nonsense while dressed like Keith Richards, memorizing your lines can really be an inconvenience.  That’s why, according to his former management company, Johnny Depp pays someone to tell him his lines through an earpiece.  Yes, that’s right, he’s been accused of employing his own personal Cyrano de […]

This massive 42.5-inch monitor can display 4 inputs at once

This massive 42.5-inch monitor can display 4 inputs at once

If you love your multi-monitor setup, LG’s got a great new device for you. As reported by AnandTech, a new press release on LG’s Japan website shows a massive new monitor that can support up to four displays at a time.  The 4K device—labeled the LG 43UD79-B—measures an impressive 42.5 inches, larger than many televisions. […]

Proterra announces the development of autonomous bus system

Proterra announces the development of autonomous bus system

Self-driving technology is shifting to the bus lane. Proterra, an electric bus manufacturer, just announced its three-phase plan to create the self-driving public transit system of the future, filled with autonomous, emission-free electric buses. The company says the move to autonomy should make mass transit safer and more efficient than ever before. The company is […]

The tech equivalent of playing FMK is stressing people out

The tech equivalent of playing FMK is stressing people out

New York Times tech columnist Farhad Manjoo posed an innocent-enough looking question Tuesday afternoon about which tech brands and products people would drop from their lives. What’s the order in which you would drop Apple, Amazon, Google, Facebook from your life, if forced to — from first to last. — Farhad Manjoo ???? (@fmanjoo) May […]

This big city in the South wants to use 100% clean energy by 2035

This big city in the South wants to use 100% clean energy by 2035

Atlanta is joining the growing ranks of U.S. cities that want to get 100 percent clean energy. Lawmakers in Georgia’s capital city approved a measure to get all of Atlanta’s electricity supplies from renewable sources, including wind and solar power, by 2035. The resolution commits city officials to developing a plan to make that happen. […]

Saints' Twitter finally settles it once and for all: Is Adrian Peterson 'AP' or 'AD'?

Saints' Twitter finally settles it once and for all: Is Adrian Peterson 'AP' or 'AD'?

The New Orleans Saints posted to Twitter on Tuesday a photo of newly signed running back Adrian Peterson wearing the team’s black and gold colors.  And so opened a can of worms.  AD in the Black and Gold #Saints pic.twitter.com/5m5LiqfOUU — New Orleans Saints (@Saints) May 2, 2017 Peterson has been among the NFL‘s best […]

Etsy boots CEO, lays off staff as stock plummets

Etsy boots CEO, lays off staff as stock plummets

Etsy is unraveling. The struggling online craft store announced a major shakeup on Tuesday as a dismal earnings report tanked its shares in after-hours trading. Chad Dickerson, the company’s CEO of six years, will cede his post to board member John Silverman. SEE ALSO: Etsy proposes 3 ways to improve the gig economy in new […]

One 'Game of Thrones' star is pretty confident he's safe until the very end

One 'Game of Thrones' star is pretty confident he's safe until the very end

Only two things are certain in Game of Thrones: death, and more death.  But one of the stars seems to be feeling pretty confident about his chances of making it to the end of the series, despite its notoriously high body count. Samwell Tarly (John Bradley) certainly seemed like an underdog when he was introduced […]

Winona Ryder's SAG reaction faces are nominated for an award. Yes, really.

Winona Ryder's SAG reaction faces are nominated for an award. Yes, really.

Happy, sad, surprised, confused, bemused, disgusted, forlorn, angry — go ahead and express them all, as there is no emotion that doesn’t instantly apply to MTV’s new Movie & TV Awards category: trending. That’s it. “Trending.” MTV announced Tuesday that it would be adding the category ahead of Sunday’s ceremony.  SEE ALSO: Winona Ryder experienced […]

With the Surface Laptop, Microsoft leads the PC industry back into the light

With the Surface Laptop, Microsoft leads the PC industry back into the light

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