Hasbro’s Next Crowdfunding Project Is an X-Tremely Big Sentinel

Hasbro’s Next Crowdfunding Project Is an X-Tremely Big Sentinel

Hasbro’s move into diehards-only crowdfunding projects has already given us wildly out there toys like a 3.75″-scaled Star Wars sail barge, or the Transformers Unicron the size of a grown man’s torso. Its next project is venturing to the world of Marvel, new territory for the crowdfunder ” but its…

About the Wayfair Child Trafficking Conspiracy

About the Wayfair Child Trafficking Conspiracy

R/conspiracy never sleeps, every day on the internet is a zombie march through a waking nightmare, and as a result, there is a new Pizzagate. The elements: home furnishing e-commerce platform Wayfair, exorbitantly-priced cabinets, a human trafficking theory, and a string of letters you should never type into Yandex. This…

Fast 9 Going to Space Might Not Be So Ludicrous After All

Fast 9 Going to Space Might Not Be So Ludicrous After All

With revving up for its ninth instalment of the Fast family’s ridiculous story about how a group of street racers ended up becoming…superheroes, more or less, whose abilities all revolve around being real good at making cars go fast.

Google Reportedly Now Facing Antitrust Probes in Every U.S. State but One

Google Reportedly Now Facing Antitrust Probes in Every U.S. State but One

Amid ongoing investigations by the U.S. federal government and almost every other state, California has reportedly launched its own antitrust probe into the world’s biggest advertising agency, Google, as it continues to face scrutiny by U.S. and foreign regulators over its dominance in the online advertising industry, and the potential…

Facebook Kicks Off Friday by Fucking Up Numerous iOS Apps

Facebook Kicks Off Friday by Fucking Up Numerous iOS Apps

A major Facebook fuckup crashed numerous iOS apps that rely on its framework for various purposes throughout Friday morning. Per The Next Web, the affected applications include everything from Spotify and Pinterest to Venmo, Tinder, Apple’s App Store, and even competing social media services like Twitter. It appears to have…

We Could Breach the 1.5 Degrees Celsius Threshold in the Next 5 Years

We Could Breach the 1.5 Degrees Celsius Threshold in the Next 5 Years

Remember that earth-shattering climate report from a couple years ago that said we have to massively cut emissions by 2030 to ensure we don’t exceed 1.5 degrees Celsius threshold of global warming above pre-industrial temperatures? Well, there’s a chance we’ll cross that benchmark a lot sooner than we thought.

Delivery Ghouls Pissed After Portland Limits Restaurant Fee Gouging

Delivery Ghouls Pissed After Portland Limits Restaurant Fee Gouging

Market-dominating delivery services like Grubhub and DoorDash are seeing unprecedented demand amid covid-19 stay-at-home orders. But these apps presented a threat to the livelihoods of local businesses even prior to the pandemic, and now, cities are stepping in to curb the exorbitant delivery fees these apps have levied on restaurants…

Atlantic Hurricane Season Keeps Setting Records

Atlantic Hurricane Season Keeps Setting Records

Tropical Storm Fay formed on Thursday. It’s the sixth storm of the season and breaks yet another record in a season also teeming with them. Oh, and it’s also going to make for a really garbage weekend from the Mid-Atlantic to the Northeast.

Release the Schumacher Cut, You Cowards

Release the Schumacher Cut, You Cowards

After years of getting the fandom riled up about the idea of a Snyder Cut of Justice League, Warner Bros. saw fit to move forward with the production of the film for an upcoming release on HBO Max next year. The decision was surprising if only for the fact that…

More Than 90% of Quibi Users Reportedly Bailed After Free Trial

More Than 90% of Quibi Users Reportedly Bailed After Free Trial

Quibi, the video streaming service that no one asked for, has apparently only covered about 8% of early users into paying subscribers, according to a report from mobile analytics firm Sensor Tower via the Verge. That means of the supposed 910,000 people who downloaded Quibi in the app’s early days,…

Yes, Double-Tailed Lizards Exist

Yes, Double-Tailed Lizards Exist

If you’ve sworn to have seen a multi-tailed lizard, the research is in your favour. A new study shows double-tailed lizards absolutely do exist and they might be more common than we think. The research, conducted by Curtin University PhD Candidate James Barr, found while double-tailed lizards had been observed,…