A Guide To Star Wars Lore In The Mandalorian

A Guide To Star Wars Lore In The Mandalorian

Aussies can legally watch the The Mandalorian on Disney+, but if you’re a more casual Star Wars fan, it’s a bit confusing to keep up with all the players and planets. Here’s a quick beginner’s guide to bring you up to speed with the lore surrounding the exciting new series….

GM Sues Fiat Chrysler Over Alleged Union Bargaining Corruption, Bribery

GM Sues Fiat Chrysler Over Alleged Union Bargaining Corruption, Bribery

America and Canada’s United Auto Workers union is embroiled in a corruption scandal that has seen 13 people criminally charged. Today, things got even worse for the UAW, as GM filed a U.S. federal racketeering lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler alleging bribery and corruption in union bargaining.

Deals: Get 82% Off This VPN

Deals: Get 82% Off This VPN

Whether you want to protect your privacy online or simply stream overseas content, a VPN is essential. While they can be a little pricey, especially for a good one, this VPN provider is offering an early Black Friday sale with 82% off.

Samsung Galaxy S11 Lite Seems Tight

Samsung Galaxy S11 Lite Seems Tight

As we head into deep Samsung Galaxy S11 leak season, more rumours have emerged regarding a new lighter model, the Galaxy S11 Lite, that might be coming to the lineup. Strangely, a new leak suggests it’s anything but light.

Uber Plans To Record Audio Of Rides In The U.S.

Uber Plans To Record Audio Of Rides In The U.S.

A year and a half after Uber announced it was “getting serious about safety” as a response to the horrific deluge of reports about drivers committing murders and sexual assaults, the ride-share giant is planning a program that will record audio of rides in the U.S.

PopSockets Has Gone Too Far

PopSockets Has Gone Too Far

After years of calling PopSockets ugly eyesores, I get the appeal now. Earlier this year I upgraded to an iPhone XS Max and my Big Phone was a smidge too large for my hands. I grumbled, but it was surprisingly useful. Then when I lost my wallet on a business…

Facebook Still Screwing Up This Whole Politics Thing Pretty Bad

Facebook Still Screwing Up This Whole Politics Thing Pretty Bad

Facebook has continued to fumble efforts to extract itself from its self-imposed political nightmare, with the company seeing increasing backlash to both its political advertising policies and continuing to stonewall criticism of its choice to partner with far-right outlet Breitbart on its news platform.

The Marines Want To Swarm Beaches With CRABS

The Marines Want To Swarm Beaches With CRABS

When the robot uprising ends and the beaten remnants of humanity are put on trial, Exhibit A will be the day the Marines invented CRABS. CRABS, or Crawling Remotely-Operated Amphibious Breacher, will be autonomous robots designed to operate in the dangerous surf zone, under hostile fire, dismantling formidable beach defences…

The New Funko Hollywood Is An Essential Pop Culture Destination

The New Funko Hollywood Is An Essential Pop Culture Destination

We here at Gizmodo love Funko Pops. talked about them being decimated. We’ve even made a pilgrimage to Funko Headquarters in Everett, Washington to visit the flagship store. That place is incredibly epic, as it should be, but it doesn’t come close to touching the toy company’s new store in…

The 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime Makes 302 Goddamn HP!!!

The 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime Makes 302 Goddamn HP!!!

Having driven the 2019 Toyota RAV4, I can definitively say it’s a Good Car. It’s comfortable, utilitarian and good at just being a car. That said, with 203 horsepower, it was a little underpowered. Clearly, Toyota aware of the issue, because the all-new, 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime plug-in hybrid now…

Henry Cavill Is Not Ready To Give Up On Superman

Henry Cavill Is Not Ready To Give Up On Superman

Everybody’s been saying it: Henry Cavill is no longer Superman. The one person who hasn’t said that, though, is Henry Cavill himself. And now, in a new interview, the current cinematic Man of Steel sets the record straight.

The Watch’s Magical Cast Of Cops And Criminals Is Getting Bigger

The Watch’s Magical Cast Of Cops And Criminals Is Getting Bigger

The BBC’s upcoming series The Watch based on Terry Pratchett’s Discworld books already has a rather robust cast playing a group of elite, though scrappy cops fighting to bring piece to their corrupt town where crime’s been legalised. But the show was clearly still in need of some proper villains…

Manta Rays And Whale Sharks Are Consuming A Staggering Amount Of Plastic

Manta Rays And Whale Sharks Are Consuming A Staggering Amount Of Plastic

Manta rays and whale sharks are among the largest filter-feeding fishes on the planet. To power their bulk, they sieve massive quantities of plankton out of the water. But new research off the coast of Indonesia suggests their meals come with an unwanted garnish: an alarming amount of plastic waste.