Do Adaptogens Actually Work?

Do Adaptogens Actually Work?

Spend enough time desperately googling cures for “brain fog” and “pathological procrastination” and you’re likely to come across all kinds of things — YouTube videos in which bodybuilders beg you to take vitamin C, shady websites selling generic Adderall, Reddit threads in which weirdos who think they’re doctors speak with…

iOS 14.2 is Causing Significant Battery Drain in Some iPhones

iOS 14.2 is Causing Significant Battery Drain in Some iPhones

According to some users, iOS 14.2 is causing some pretty gnarly battery issues for iPhones. iPhone users on Reddit and the Apple Developer Forums are reporting multiple battery issues with the latest iOS 14.2 update. This include rapid battery drain as well as longer-than-usual charge times. iPhone battery drain not…

12 Useful And Cool Gadgets You Can Make Yourself

12 Useful And Cool Gadgets You Can Make Yourself

Off-the-shelf gadgets are all well and good – easy to set up, reliable in operation, powerful and smart – but where’s the adventure? We’re living in a golden age of gadget-making, as these DIY projects prove. Save yourself some money and learn more about the ins and outs of electronics…

Let’s Ruin the Moon

Let’s Ruin the Moon

The Moon taunts us. It is very far away, which has historically protected it from the human species’ innate desire to desecrate it. Fortunately, NASA announced on Thursday it has now selected the four companies it will contract with to jump-start capitalism on the Moon, thereby eliminating its unfair and…

Twitter Shelves Threaded Replies And Beta App

Twitter Shelves Threaded Replies And Beta App

Twitter is shelving its threaded replies feature for the time being in response to negative user feedback about its design, the company announced on Thursday. “We asked and you let us know this reply layout wasn’t it, as it was harder to read and join conversations,” Twitter said in a…

Please Refresh Your Browser So Websites Actually Work

Please Refresh Your Browser So Websites Actually Work

Spring is traditionally the time to purge your life of unwanted and unused junk. But 2020 has been a spectacularly disastrous year, so better to start 2021 off with a clean slate rather than wait until the seasons change. There’s a lot of bad-vibes and general nastiness from 2020 that…

Wikipedia Handled Elliot Page Coming Out As Trans Pretty Well

Wikipedia Handled Elliot Page Coming Out As Trans Pretty Well

When a celebrity comes out as trans, there’s often a following news cycle about whether it was reported accurately and responsibly. Elliot Page’s recent news was handled with surprising speed and sensitivity by the world’s free encyclopedia, Wikipedia. On Wednesday, Juno and Umbrella Academy star Elliot Page came out publicly…

U.S. Theatre Chain AMC Is Pissed

U.S. Theatre Chain AMC Is Pissed

Following an announcement by Warner Bros. that its 2021 slate of movies will all debut on HBO Max at the same time they open theatrically, AMC claims WarnerMedia is attempting to boost the success of its streaming service at the expense of beleaguered theatre chains.

The New Mini John Cooper Works EV Prototype Is Covered In A Cool Easter Egg Camouflage

The New Mini John Cooper Works EV Prototype Is Covered In A Cool Easter Egg Camouflage

Mini’s lineup currently includes the Mini SE electric hatchback, which isn’t exactly a performance weapon, and the 2021 Mini JCW GP, a hardcore track-oriented 300 horsepower, uh, performance weapon. But now the BMW-owned automaker is merging those two concepts with its first performance EV, the upcoming Mini John Cooper Works…

How To Find Anyone Online

How To Find Anyone Online

If your efforts to track down long-lost relatives and obscure musicians (or anyone else you’re looking for on the web) stop at Googling their name then you’ve come to the right place. Here’s how to seriously go about searching for people online, including some advice from the professionals who do…