Huawei Strikes Back With Legal Challenge

Huawei Strikes Back With Legal Challenge

Huawei isn’t rolling over and just accepting the USA’s ban on it’s ability to sell goods to the government. The company has filed a motion in Texas asking for a judge to rule that the ban is unconstitutional as it explicitly names Huawei and there is no evidence that the…

Amazon Attempts To Improve Alexa Privacy, Hilariously Fails

Amazon Attempts To Improve Alexa Privacy, Hilariously Fails

There’s a new Echo in town. The Echo Show 5 is a smart display with a 6 inch screen scheduled for a June 26 release, and it’s the first Echo device with a physical shutter to cover the onboard camera. With this release, Amazon is making some changes to how…

Amazon May Still Expand In NYC After HQ2 Temper Tantrum: Report

Amazon May Still Expand In NYC After HQ2 Temper Tantrum: Report

Well, well, well! It looks like after Amazon’s hilariously dramatic exit from its plans to build its HQ2 facilities in Long Island City, Amazon may be coming to New York after all. The New York Post reported Monday that the company is allegedly exploring office space on Manhattan’s West Side….

Pub Lets Locals Barter Veg For Beer

Pub Lets Locals Barter Veg For Beer

A glimpse into the barter-based economy of post-collapse Britain is being offered by the New Inn pub in the UK, which is currently letting locals swap their unwanted homegrown produce for some of the cheaper alcoholic beverages.

The New Swamp Thing Trailer Spotlights Hero Abby Arcane

The New Swamp Thing Trailer Spotlights Hero Abby Arcane

Though DC Universe’s Swamp Thing will tell the story of how Alec Holland (Andy Bean) becomes forever transformed into the series’ titular monster hero (Derek Mears), it’s also set to follow CDC researcher Abby Arcane (Crystal Reed), as she discovers that the biological world contains secrets far more complicated and…

Alienware’s Big Redesign Comes To Its Thinnest Gaming Laptops

Alienware’s Big Redesign Comes To Its Thinnest Gaming Laptops

At CES Alienware announced a major redesign, featuring devices with soft-touch plastic, curved [curved what?], and an overall look that was meant to be less aggressive with its gamer aesthetics. But new design only launched on Alienware’s enormous and enormously powerful Area-51M, a laptop that requires a significant emotional investment…

Behold, Another iPod Touch

Behold, Another iPod Touch

This is it, iPod fans, the upgrade you’ve been waiting for. After four long years, Apple is refreshing its iPod touch with—get excited—a slightly less-old processor.

11 Archer Episodes That Helped Make The Show A Cult Favourite

11 Archer Episodes That Helped Make The Show A Cult Favourite

The 10th (and apparently final) season of Archer, the retro sci-fi themed Archer: 1999, kicks off this week on FXX. It’s been a long road to get the gang to outer space (or back to outer space, technically speaking), and while recent seasons haven’t seen the spy show in top…

Everything Dell Announced At Computex 2019

Everything Dell Announced At Computex 2019

With a reputation for being some of the best all-round devices, it was only natural that Dell would come to Computex with a raft of refreshes of their own. And refresh they did, bringing an updated version of the XPS 13 2-in-1 with a 16:10 aspect ratio, updates to the…

Guy Ritchie Answers Some Of Aladdin’s Burning Musical Questions

Guy Ritchie Answers Some Of Aladdin’s Burning Musical Questions

Aladdin is about as straightforward as movies come. You don’t walk out of it really wondering what could happen in a sequel. Everyone just lives happily ever after. On the other hand, if you’re a huge fan of Aladdin and saw the new live-action version this weekend, maybe you scratched…

A Man’s Love Of Liquorice Tea Landed Him In The Emergency Room

A Man’s Love Of Liquorice Tea Landed Him In The Emergency Room

One man’s hot tea habit turned out to be much less relaxing than he hoped, according to his doctors. An 84-year-old Canadian ended up in the emergency department with a serious case of high blood pressure, headache, and chest pain, with the only likely cause of his symptoms being his…

Oh God I Think I Actually Love BMW’s Crystal Gear Stick

Oh God I Think I Actually Love BMW’s Crystal Gear Stick

I like to think that my style is pretty understated. I keep my jewellery to a minimum and, despite being from New Jersey, I don’t own anything that’s bedazzled. Overly sparkly crap doesn’t do it for me—that is until I got behind the wheel of the 2019 BMW X7.

Leatherman’s New One-Handed Wonder Is All You Need

Leatherman’s New One-Handed Wonder Is All You Need

The memory of buying my first Leatherman is unusually clear in my head. I was 16, broke, and incredibly passionate about backpacking in the Smoky Mountains, where my family lived. That year, Leatherman announced a new multitool called the Wave, and the big deal feature was that some folks could…

What In The Hell Was Google Wave Trying To Be Anyway?

What In The Hell Was Google Wave Trying To Be Anyway?

Ten years ago, Google introduced a tool that was meant to transform the communications space. During an hour-plus keynote presentation at Google I/O in 2009, the company’s then-Vice President of Engineering Vic Gundotra introduced what he called a “magical” new web app that combined email, messaging, and other features like social…

One Of Detective Pikachu’s Grossest Moments Is Even Weirder Than You Thought

One Of Detective Pikachu’s Grossest Moments Is Even Weirder Than You Thought

Detective Pikachu’s trailers were full of wonderfully cute (and occasionally freaky) Pokémon—but one of the biggest reactions came with the debut of Lickitung. Or rather, Licktung’s ginormous, gross tongue as it slathers Tim Goodman’s face with saliva. It turns out there’s actually a much creepier factoid behind that moment than…

The Scary Thing About DC Universe’s Swamp Thing Is How Good It Is

The Scary Thing About DC Universe’s Swamp Thing Is How Good It Is

Much like an actual tract of wetlands teeming with different forms of organic life, DC Universe’s Swamp Thing is a complex, interconnected system of a story. And it’s best understood when you make an effort to appreciate it from the big picture and zoomed-in perspective simultaneously.