Facebook: Privacy Is Cool, but Have You Guys Heard of Money?

Facebook: Privacy Is Cool, but Have You Guys Heard of Money?

For a platform that likes to keep reminding us over and over and over again that it prizes our individual privacy, Facebook’s done a pretty piss-poor job of actually following through. Over the past few months, we’ve seen the company purposefully prevent any of us from opting out of this…

The Electric Hummer Is A Water Sign

The Electric Hummer Is A Water Sign

They say water signs are abnormally observant, intensely emotional, apt to get lost in thought, desiring of inclusivity, a bit on the mysterious side, and are limitless in their creative potential. Those born under the sign of the crab are summer babies, like me — born July 22nd. I don’t…

Amazon Has an Exploding Product Problem

Amazon Has an Exploding Product Problem

While it’s no secret that Amazon has a history of hosting unsafe products from third-party sellers on its platform, a recent CNN investigation found that the company’s own AmazonBasics line might be just as hazardous based on customer reviews.

Rumoured ‘Apple One’ Services Bundle Could Be Launching Soon

Rumoured ‘Apple One’ Services Bundle Could Be Launching Soon

In the weeks leading up to Apple’s September event, rumours swirled that the company could be gearing up to launch long-awaited subscription bundles that would group Apple services for lower prices than users paid for them individually. Now, more evidence points to a new mega-bundle that some reports have said…

Report: Mulan Press Coverage Is Being Blocked by the Chinese Government

Report: Mulan Press Coverage Is Being Blocked by the Chinese Government

Though Disney’s live-action Mulan remake is only just now hitting VOD in certain markets — ahead of a cinematic release in territories where movie theatres have been allowed to reopen — the movie’s already come under a significant amount of fire, first for its star’s pro-police comments regarding the protests…

When Did Covid-19 Really Start Spreading in the U.S.?

When Did Covid-19 Really Start Spreading in the U.S.?

A trio of new studies published Thursday seem to push back the start of the covid-19 pandemic in the U.S. Two of the studies suggest that the coronavirus behind covid-19 was spreading locally in Washington State in late January to early February, while another suggests it was sickening people in…

79 Democrats Sign On to a Resolution to Tackle Our Overlapping Crises

79 Democrats Sign On to a Resolution to Tackle Our Overlapping Crises

On Thursday, congressional leaders introduced a resolution designed to tackle the overlapping crises of climate change, racial injustice, and the pandemic-induced economic collapse facing the U.S. It has the backing of 79 Democratic members of Congress and over 150 advocacy organisations, calling for millions of jobs in improving and decarbonising…

A RoboCop Prequel Series Could Be in the Works

A RoboCop Prequel Series Could Be in the Works

Jennifer Lawrence and Rob Morgan are going to play apocalyptic astronomers in Netflix’s new disaster movie. Giancarlo Esposito teases an almighty clash for Moff Gideon in The Mandalorian. Plus, what’s to come on The 100 and Raised by Wolves. To me, my spoilers!

Brain Hacking is Exceptionally Hard, No Matter What Elon Musk Says

Brain Hacking is Exceptionally Hard, No Matter What Elon Musk Says

If thoughts, feelings and other mental activities are nothing more than electrochemical signals flowing around a vast network of brain cells, will connecting these signals with digital electronics allow us to enhance the abilities of our brains? That’s what tech entrepreneur Elon Musk suggested in a recent presentation of the…

Bose Earbuds Surfaced by Apparent Leak Point to AirPods Pro Rival

Bose Earbuds Surfaced by Apparent Leak Point to AirPods Pro Rival

Bose is supposed to be readying a pair of true wireless earbuds for release later this year, the Bose Earbuds 500 and the Bose Noise Cancelling Earbuds 700. But per a seemingly accidentally posted promo video, it may be preparing to launch the higher-end of the two — a likely…

Man Meets Monster in the Quirky Taxidermy Doc Big Fur

Man Meets Monster in the Quirky Taxidermy Doc Big Fur

Ken Walker is a taxidermist so gifted that others in his field speak of his talents with reverence: “Ken has magic in his hands.” But what happens when this master of his craft decides to incorporate his oddball obsession with Bigfoot into his latest project? Documentary Big Fur gives us…