10 Perfect Movies For Hosting Your Netflix Watch Party

10 Perfect Movies For Hosting Your Netflix Watch Party

Gonna have a Netflix watch party, we don’t need nobody. Social distancing has forced us to change the way we get together with our friends, and that can include remote watch parties. We’ve pulled out our picks of some wonderful (and wonderfully bad) movies to have a movie-fest with. If…

If The Ford Festiva Didn’t Party, It Just Didn’t Cut It

If The Ford Festiva Didn’t Party, It Just Didn’t Cut It

Selling a Kia in ‘90s America wasn’t going to be easy, even if you’re one of the Big Three. Sure, Ford had shown that it more than capable of getting its own mediocre cars off the lot back then, but what about a captive import Kia? That took some emotion.

Major European Players Push For Coronavirus-Tracking App Platform

Major European Players Push For Coronavirus-Tracking App Platform

Several preeminent states in the European Union are backing Bluetooth-based, contact-tracing technology to help map the spread of the novel coronavirus outbreak via smartphone apps, Reuters reported this week. This news comes courtesy of German tech entrepreneur Chris Boos, a major coordinator behind the project dubbed the Pan-European Privacy-Preserving Proximity…

I’m Going Through Some Stuff, So Check Out These PeePee Plushies

I’m Going Through Some Stuff, So Check Out These PeePee Plushies

“It’s inspiring to watch Whitney self-actualize into an absolute mutant,” my colleague Bryan Menegus remarked this morning, in the Gizmodo Slack channel devoted to dropping morning news tips for our daily assignments. Whilst my fellow reporters have been hard at work pursuing tech-related leads, holding the CDC to account, and…

Is Everyone Highlighting On Their Kindle A Total Weirdo — Or Am I?

Is Everyone Highlighting On Their Kindle A Total Weirdo — Or Am I?

“Nothing was your own except the few cubic centimeters inside your skull.” That’s Winston, from 1984, explaining that there’s no hiding from the Thought Police. Reading the line on my Kindle recently, I got a similar sense that I wasn’t alone. On Amazon’s e-reader, the sentence bears a faint underline…

A New Green Hornet Movie Is On The Way

A New Green Hornet Movie Is On The Way

Jason Momoa discusses his Dune role. Rosario Dawson wants in on Star Trek in a very specific role. The Disney+ Moon Knight show is set to enter production later this year. Plus, another new look at Penny Dreadful: City of Angels, behind the scenes on Agents of SHIELD’s final Agent…

This Week’s Clone Wars Was The Best Star Wars Movie In Years

This Week’s Clone Wars Was The Best Star Wars Movie In Years

From the get-go, there’s something different about “Old Friends, Not Forgotten.” Absent is Kevin Kiner’s triumphant, truncated fanfare that has opened practically every episode of Star Wars: The Clone Wars. Gone are the words of wisdom that typically join them, as is the searing-yellow title placard that zooms into view….

Every Phone Netflix HD Works On

Every Phone Netflix HD Works On

This week Netflix added added some new phones to its list of supported devices for HD and HDR10. This included phones from Sony, Xiaomi and Oppo. This has just added to the ever-growing list of handsets that can stream Netflix at this quality. If you’re not sure if your phone…

Everything You Hate About New Car Styling Is On This 1967 Mustang

Everything You Hate About New Car Styling Is On This 1967 Mustang

Cars today are on sale, virtually unchanged, for years on end. At best they’ll get a light refresh midway though their production cycle. (You can think of zenki and kouki Nissan S14s, if that helps. It probably doesn’t.) But this wasn’t how it always was.

Formula E Is One Step Closer To Scrapping The Whole Season

Formula E Is One Step Closer To Scrapping The Whole Season

The FIA’s all-electric open wheel racing series is on the ropes for the 2019-20 season. Having started in November, the racers have already completed 5 rounds of the championship, but with Thursday’s announcement that all races in May and June have been indefinitely suspended, there are only two race weekends…

New Surface Book 3 Details Leaked By European Retailers

New Surface Book 3 Details Leaked By European Retailers

Just a couple days ago, news about a possible Surface Go 2 appeared in filings on the FCC’s website. But now, it looks like we’ve just gotten some info about a different laptop from Microsoft, thanks to leaked product listings from gadget retailers in Europe.

The US’s West Coast Is Facing Its Worst Megadrought In At Least 1,200 Years

The US’s West Coast Is Facing Its Worst Megadrought In At Least 1,200 Years

Nearly 1,000 years ago, a megadrought ravaged the southwestern U.S., swiftly wiping out a thriving indigenous culture and rendering once-arid land unusable. Scientists have long warned that the climate crisis may trigger another megadrought. And according to a new study, that megadrought isn’t just on its way”it’s likely already under…