A Familiar Star Wars Face Could Get A Surprising Voice In The Mandalorian

The Toxic Avenger is making a comeback. Netflix wants to make a modern Three Musketeers. A new Avengers: Endgame spot remembers the lost. The Iron Throne hides a draconic shadow in a new Game of Thrones poster. Plus, a new look at the final two episodes of Gotham teases the…

Admitted Meme Thief FuckJerry Sued For Allegedly Stealing A Meme

There’s a lot of reasons why you might have heard about FuckJerry. In addition to being a popular Instagram account, it’s also come under fire for playing a big hand in promoting the ill-fated Fyre Festival via owner Elliot Tebele’s social media agency Jerry Media. It’s also notorious for building…

MoviePass Co-Founder’s New Startup Must Be Stopped

The co-founder of MoviePass wants to make going to the movies more affordable, so long as you’re comfortable submitting to mandatory ad watching and creepy surveillance tech. PreShow, an invitation-only service launched by Stacy Spikes, uses facial recognition software to make sure you are actively tuning into a hellacious amount…

New Climate Change Visualisation Presents Two Stark Choices For Our Future

Last year, a visualisation that turned data on our planet’s temperature into a gradient of colourful stripes made a splash by showing how severely the world has warmed to-date. Now, a new visualisation riffs on that by showing what the future holds depending on when and how fast humanity cuts…

Nintendo’s Labo VR Kit Is Its Wildest Cardboard Adventure Yet

With its first two kits, Nintendo has already elevated a medium that usually spends most of its life sitting in a recycle bin. Now with the new cardboard Labo VR Kit, on top of adding a whole new dimension of gaming to the Switch’s arsenal, with designs and materials to…

Australian Eggs Recalled Less Than A Week After #EggBoy

Australian Eggs Recalled Less Than A Week After #EggBoy

Yesterday several eggs brands were recalled after suspicion of a salmonella contamination at a Victorian farm. This recall occurred a mere five days after Australia’s new hero of the people, Egg Boy, sconned racist senator Fraser Anning in the head. This timing seems mighty convenient to Gizmodo Australia. Is this…

Did All This Pirated 4K Content Leak From iTunes?

Many file sharers want the highest quality copy of a film they can find, and until recently, those would most often come from ripping a 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray disc. Links to these files are clearly labelled as such, but a few weeks ago a 2160P copy of Aquaman leaked…

The ‘Oumuamua Mystery May Not Be So Mysterious After All

The first interstellar object to visit the Solar System “defied expectations” in 2017, according to a new study, and brought about lots of questions, including whether it was a comet or an asteroid (or, as some people wanted to believe, an alien spaceship). Though some studies have determined it was…

Everybody Is Designing Electric Car Chargers Wrong, But I Have An Idea

You’ve seen a normal electric car charging station, right? The charging infrastructure isn’t really there yet, but it’s still likely you’ve seen one. They tend to be some sort of wall-mounted box or free-standing obelisk-like thing with a long, thick cable, terminating in the plug that connects to the car….

The New Master Of The Universe Could Be Noah Centineo

Have you been wondering why we haven’t heard much about that upcoming Masters of the Universe movie in a while? Maybe it’s because the filmmakers were waiting for a star to seemingly appear out of nowhere and become He-Man…which may have just happened.

Peloton Pissed Off Music Execs And Now It Might Have To Pony Up $212 Million

Yesterday, Peloton got a nasty surprise in the form of a $212 million lawsuit from the National Music Publishers’ Association (NMPA). The suit alleges that for years, the high-end fitness tech company has neglected to pay royalties to songwriters behind more than 1,000 songs for the music heavily featured in…

HP’s Reverb Headset Brings Us Closer To Crystal Clear VR

The VR revolution hasn’t swept the world like a lot of people thought it would, and though I still have confidence in the medium as a whole, modern VR also has a lot of room for improvement when it comes to comfort, optics, and affordability. Enter the Reverb. Designed for…

The New Oculus Rift S Stops Short Of Being Truly Exciting

Between the departure of former CEO Brendan Iribe and Oculus’ recent focus on standalone VR headsets like the Oculus Go and the forthcoming Oculus Quest, it sort of felt like the company’s PC roots were being left behind. But Oculus promised it was working on a successor to the original…

Don’t Get Too Excited About The Latest Wild Rumours About Star Wars’ Future

Christopher Nolan’s mysterious project adds a star. A sequel to The Meg might actually happen. The Twilight Zone just keeps expanding its cast. David Boreanaz teases plans for Angel’s 20th anniversary. Plus, a new Hellboy clip, and what’s to come in the return of Legends of Tomorrow. Spoilers go!

Apple Just Quietly Launched Its New AirPods

Apple Just Quietly Launched Its New AirPods

Earlier this week Apple casually announced some new iPads, which we thought was a weird move considering that the tech giant has a live event next week. Well apparently it wasn’t done being Tim Cooked. Apple also just launched the next generation of AirPods overnight, because why not?

FCC Admits In Court That It Can’t Track Who Submits Fake Comments

The FCC’s public comment system is a bloody mess. Over the past two years, it’s become apparent that political lobbyists, usually acting on behalf of the telecom industry itself, are prepared to manipulate the agency’s rulemaking process and impersonate everyday Americans just to create the illusion of public support where,…

The Death And Return Of Jon Snow Sent Kit Harington To Therapy

The shocking death of Jon Snow at the climax of Game of Thrones’ fifth season — and the ceaseless speculation regarding its permanence—put a lot of people through the emotional wringer. But most wrung of all was none other than Kit Harington himself, and sadly not for the reasons you might…