World of Dance: Season Four Viewer Votes

(Trae Patton/NBC) Who will win the big prize in the fourth season of the World of Dance TV show on NBC? As we all know, the Nielsen ratings typically play a big role in determining whether a TV show like...

America’s Got Talent: Season 15 Viewer Votes

(Trae Patton/NBC) How much of the 15th season of NBC’s America’s Got Talent TV show be produced remotely? As we all know, the Nielsen ratings typically play a big role in determining whether a TV show like America’s Got Talent is...

ABC TV Shows: 2019-20 Viewer Votes

Image: ABC, DepositPhotos Every year, the ABC television network airs new and continuing TV series. Many are cancelled and many are renewed by the season’s end. Although everyone understands that Nielsen ratings usually play a big role in TV cancellations...

P-Valley Renewed for Season 2 at Starz

The Pynk is in the pink. Starz has renewed its strip-club drama P-Valley for Season 2, the network announced Monday. The series, from playwright Katori Hall, is based on Hall’s play P—y Valley and follows the exotic dancers at a Mississippi...

DC’s Stargirl Recap: Pop Quizzed

RELATED STORIES This recap contains spoilers from Episode 11 of DC’s Stargirl (which premieres new episodes Monday on DC Universe and Tuesday on The CW). This week on DC’s Stargirl, a blast from Courtney’s past threatened to derail her superheroic future....

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Investments in 5G infrastructure will nearly double during 2020 as mobile operators around the world continue their investments in next-generation networks. According to Gartner, spending will increase by 96 per cent to $8.3 billion – accounting for a fifth (21.3...

Penn & Teller: Fool Us: Season Seven Viewer Votes

(Scott Everett White/The CW) Can you believe your eyes in the seventh season of the Penn & Teller: Fool Us TV show on The CW? As we all know, the Nielsen ratings typically play a big role in determining whether...

I May Destroy You: Season One Viewer Votes

(HBO) How will Arabella get through the first season of the I May Destroy You TV show on HBO and BBC One? As we all know, the Nielsen ratings typically play a big role in determining whether a TV show...

What to expect from Samsung’s Galaxy Note 20 event

It’s official: Samsung’s next big product launch is happening on August 5th at 10AM ET, and it’ll be a virtual event as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The main product reveal is almost certainly going to be the...

Google will keep employees working remotely until July 2021

Google plans to keep 200,000 full-time and contract employees working remotely until at least July 2021, The Wall Street Journal reported. Other tech firms have announced long-term plans to keep employees working from home due to restrictions from the coronavirus...

The MTA’s got porn in its Google search results

On the list of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s most-pressing problems right now, porn is nowhere near the top. But that doesn’t mean the agency, which operates New York City’s subway and bus systems as well as its commuter rail systems,...

The Month in Movies: What’s in Theaters This March

Who's going to the movies this month? It's going to be a time to see something special on the big screen, whether it's Marvel's first showcase for a solo female superhero or it's a new documentary sharing the historical record...

A Study Finds Sex Differences in the Brain. Does It Matter?

And without an obvious medical benefit, Eliot thinks this type of research will simply reinforce the idea that men and women are fundamentally different, or even justify misogyny—although the authors may not intend such an outcome. This research is “far...

This Is the Best Sweatband I’ve Ever Worn (2020)

Treadbands cost $16 - $18 and come in two major sizes: a 2.5-inch wide version called "All-Terrain" and a 1.5-inch version called the "Low-Profile". Both work excellently. The thing that really sets Treadbands apart is a tiny rubberized strip in...

Facebook’s ‘Red Team’ Hacks Its Own AI Programs

In 2018, Canton organized a “risk-a-thon” in which people from across Facebook spent three days competing to find the most striking way to trip up those systems. Some teams found weaknesses that Canton says convinced him the company needed to...

The Centuries-Long History of Racism in Surveillance Tech

When Simone Browne wrote her book Dark Matters: On the Surveillance of Blackness in 2015, her goal was to position the invention of contemporary surveillance technologies “as not being outside of that of the social and historical formation of slavery.”...

The Chi Recap: Kiesha’s Kidnapper Is Finally Revealed!

RELATED STORIES It’s Kevin’s birthday this week on The Chi, but the viewers are the ones who get the best gift: clarity on the man holding holding Kiesha captive. As some of you correctly guessed after last week’s episode, the sicko...

Yellowstone Recap: The Truth Hurts

The end of Sunday’s Yellowstone felt more like the end of a dream. “Everything I’ve done,” muttered John in disbelief, “it’s all for nothing.” What had left the Dutton family’s patriarch feeling so downtrodden? Read on and find out… ‘WHAT...

Lovecraft Country: HBO Releases Trailer for 1950s Drama Series

by Regina Avalos, July 26, 2020 Lovecraft Country is set to premiere next month, and a trailer has now been released by HBO. The 1950s-era drama series stars Jonathan Majors, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Courtney B. Vance, and Michael K. Williams. HBO did not reveal...

Cosmos: Season Two; FOX Sets Premiere for Possible Worlds

by Regina Avalos, July 26, 2020 Cosmos is (finally) returning for a second season on FOX, and the documentary series now has a return date.  Hosted by Neil deGrasse Tyson, Cosmos: Possible Worlds will come to the network on September...

NCIS: Season 18; Maria Bello to Exit CBS TV Series Mid-season

by Regina Avalos, July 26, 2020 Photo: Michael Yarish/CBS ©2020 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved. NCIS will see another character exit the series. Maria Bello, who plays Jacqueline “Jack” Sloane, is expected to depart the CBS series midway through...

Wynonna Earp: Season Four Viewer Votes

(Michelle Faye/Wynonna Earp Productions, Inc./SYFY) Will things get easier for Wynonna in the fourth season of the Wynonna Earp TV show on Syfy? As we all know, the Nielsen ratings typically play a big role in determining whether a TV...

OnePlus Nord Review: An Affordable Phone with 6 Good Cameras

In 2015, fledgling brand OnePlus unveiled the OnePlus X, an affordable phone with mid-range specifications. It didn't sell well.Its fanatical and tech-savvy customers clamored for flagship specs, or at least that's what OnePlus cofounder Carl Pei tells me. "I think...

The Sly Psychology Behind Magicians’ Card Tricks

Pick a card, any card. It's a staple of traditional magic tricks. But if you choose the three of diamonds, chances are you may have been "primed" by the magician to pick that card without even being aware of it....