Technology Does Not Eliminate Cruelty

Science fiction author Arkady Martine holds a PhD in Byzantine history, which she puts to good use in her first novel A Memory Called Empire. The story is inspired by the historical figure Petros Getadarj, who surrendered part of Armenia...

What’s New on Home Video in March 2019

Here's our guide to all the major titles arriving on home video in March 2019, complete with links to more information and how to buy and/or rent on FandangoNow. March 5 Aquaman Jason Momoa stars as the titular DC Comics...

Emmy Voters Missed a Lot of Key Nominations … Again

Look, 2020 is nothing if not unexpected, on every level. Coronavirus, ongoing racial justice protests in the streets, murder hornets. But then there are some things that seemingly never change. Like the Emmy nominations, which, once again, show some troubling...

Big Tech Does Not Agree With That Characterization

Instead, this hearing was all about puncturing the aura of these CEOs and their companies, in the spirit of discontent with Big Tech. The committee chair, Representative David Cicilline (D-Rhode Island), made that clear in his opening statement when he...

Google is now making it easier to find Black-owned businesses

Google is launching a new tool that allows businesses to identify themselves as Black-owned through the company’s Maps and Search listings. The new feature is part of the company’s pledge announced last month to support the Black community with “initiatives...

Oppo launches mid-range Reno 4 Pro for $470

Oppo has announced the Reno 4 Pro for international release. It’s a mid-range phone that isn’t a million miles away from sister company OnePlus’ new Nord in specs, design, and pricing. The Reno 4 Pro has a matte back panel...

Chrome’s autofill is getting more secure and convenient

Google is updating its Chrome browser to let you automatically enter saved passwords and credit card details into forms more easily and securely, the company has announced. The browser will now use biometric authentication like a fingerprint to autofill credit...

The best VPN for China 2020 best China VPN

It's no wonder that VPN services have become so popular for residents in and tourists to China. The 'Great Firewall of China' continues to block loads of popular websites within its borders. If you've had to travel to China in...

Big Brother All-Stars Cast to Be Revealed on Live Season Premiere

RELATED STORIES Big Brother‘s latest season hasn’t even begun, but there’s already a major twist. In a departure from previous seasons, the long-running summer staple will announce its Season 22 cast live on the premiere, rather than revealing the houseguests...

Holey Moley: Season Two Viewer Votes

(ABC/Christopher Willard) Is the second season of the Holey Moley TV show ABC on par with the first? As we all know, the Nielsen ratings typically play a big role in determining whether a TV show like Holey Moley is cancelled...

Killer Camp: Season One Viewer Votes

(CW) How horrific is the first season of the Killer Camp TV show on The CW? As we all know, the Nielsen ratings typically play a big role in determining whether a TV show like Killer Camp is cancelled or...

Don’t: Season One Viewer Votes

(ABC/Guy D’Alema) How many viewers will “want” to tune in to watch the first season of the Don’t TV show on ABC? As we all know, the Nielsen ratings typically play a big role in determining whether a TV show...

The Motorola Edge is a more accessible flagship phone

Earlier this year, Motorola burst back into the flagship phone world with the Motorola Edge Plus, a $999 smartphone designed to go toe to toe with top-tier phones like the Galaxy S20 Ultra or OnePlus 8 Pro. And now it’s...

What’s This? A Bipartisan Plan for AI and National Security

US representatives Will Hurd and Robin Kelly are from opposite sides of the ever-widening aisle, but they share a concern that the US may lose its grip on artificial intelligence, threatening the American economy and the balance of world power....

What’s New on Home Video in April 2019

Strong personalities dominate a slew of strong movies that will be available for home viewing during the next few weeks. It's a perfect time to catch up with key releases you may have missed before the onslaught of action blockbusters...

Killer Raccoons! 2! Trailer Is Exactly What We Need Right Now

Killer Raccoons! 2! is the sequel everyone should fear. Filmed ten years after the original, director Travis Irvine (Hail Yourself, America) describes this title as "the best Christmas in July movie of all time." Already released on Digital platforms (July...

Children Stream on Twitch—Where Potential Predators Find Them

Similar spot checks of Twitch’s less popular competitors, YouTube Gaming and Facebook Gaming, turned up far fewer instances of apparent children livestreaming. To stream on YouTube via mobile, a user must have over 1,000 followers. Facebook Live doesn’t have a...

Don’t Be Fooled by Big Tech’s Anti-China Sideshow

At the House Judiciary Committee hearing on July 29, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Apple’s Tim Cook, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, and Google’s Sundar Pichai each tried to defend their company against antitrust regulation by touting their values as an American corporation. Placed...

How to Make Your Own Hand Sanitizer

Properly scrubbing your hands is one of the best ways to stop the spread of germs and viruses and to ensure you don’t get sick. But if you don't have access to soap and clean water, or if you're nowhere...

NASA Just Launched Its New Perseverance Rover to Mars

Perseverance will enter the tenuous Martian atmosphere going more than 10,000 miles per hour, which means that as it slices through the air it will experience temperatures of nearly 4,000 degrees Fahrenheit. “The heat shield really takes the brunt of...