The Motorola One Fusion Plus is coming to the US for $399

Motorola announced today that it’s bringing the previously international-only One Fusion Plus to the US, where the pop-up camera smartphone will cost $399 starting on August 5th. The US version of the One Fusion Plus is identical to the international...

Apple Just Upgraded Its iMacs, a Little

Apple is refreshing its 27-inch iMac, though you'll need a keen eye to spot the differences. The new model doesn't look any different from its predecessors, sporting the same classic look Apple has used for several years now with thick...

#ReplaceEllen Trends on Twitter as Suggestions Come Flooding In

The hashtag #ReplaceEllen is trending amid rumors and reports that Ellen host Ellen DeGeneres could be losing her daytime talk show. In recent weeks, trouble has been increasingly dramatically behind the scenes at Ellen following claims from former employees that...

‘Calling Bullshit’ Skewers the World’s BS-Merchants

Back in 1990, George Carlin proposed a taxonomy for three kinds of bothersome people: those who are (1) “fucking stupid,” (2) “full of shit,” or (3) “fucking nuts.” Then he explained how to identify each. “Full of shit” people, he...

6 Best Sound Machines for 2020 (Best White Noise Machines)

Adrienne So is a senior writer for WIRED and reviews consumer technology. She graduated from the University of Virginia with bachelor’s degrees in English and Spanish, and she worked as a freelance writer for Cool Hunting, Paste, Slate, and other...

Dell XPS 15 Review: A Luxury Windows Laptop

In these uncertain times, it's tougher than usual to justify spending as much as a fully loaded Dell XPS 15 costs. But boy, the screen is gorgeous, and the power under it will crunch through whatever you throw at it—video...

Should Governments Slap a Tax on Plastic?

These taxes target an externality, as economists call it: A carbon tax’s externality is catastrophic climate change, and a plastic tax’s is runaway pollution. “That is the cost society faces,” says Knittel. “Layering on top a tax, in that context,...

iPad trounces rivals as tablets makes a comeback null

The popularity of tablet devices such as the Apple iPad has enjoyed a renaissance in recent months, new figures have suggested. According to research from analyst firm Canalys, tablet shipments increased dramatically in the last few months, coinciding with the...

The Fugitive on Quibi — Grade It!

RELATED STORIES Kiefer Sutherland is once again battling terrorists, only this time he’s got the wrong guy in his crosshairs. Quibi’s The Fugitive reboot premiered on Monday (Episodes 1-3 are now available, with new chapters debuting every weekday until its...

Reni Santoni, Who Played Poppie on Seinfeld, Dead at 81

Character actor Reni Santoni, who played Poppie the restaurant owner on Seinfeld, has died at the age of 81, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Santoni passed away Saturday while in hospice care in Los Angeles following years of health problems...

HBO TV Show Ratings (updated 8/3/20)

Published: August 3, 2020 While HBO execs aren’t tied to the ratings like regular commercial channels, they have to air programs that will keep viewers subscribed. Which of their shows will be cancelled or renewed? We’ll have to wait and...

Room 104: Season Four Ratings

Published: August 3, 2020 We don’t have to wonder if HBO will cancel or renew the Room 104 series this time around. HBO has already announced that this is the final year so, there won’t be a fifth season. The...

American Dad!: Season 15 Viewer Votes

Published: August 3, 2020 (TBS) What crazy things will happen in the 15th season of the American Dad! TV show on TBS? As we all know, the Nielsen ratings typically play a big role in determining whether a TV show...

Hunters: Season Two; Amazon Prime Series Renewed

by Jessica Pena, August 4, 2020 Amazon is back on the trail. The streaming service just announced they’ve ordered a second season of Hunters, presumably for the 2020-21 season. A historical drama, the Hunters TV show follows a group of Nazi...

How to preorder the Google Pixel 4A

Google has announced the Pixel 4A, its new midrange Android phone that packs in features similar to the Pixel 4, like an excellent camera and astrophotography mode, but at a much more affordable price. It will be available starting on...

Google Pixel 4A Review: Nearly Perfect and Only $350

There's something about Google's new Pixel 4A that has me reaching for it far more than most smartphones I've tested this year.Maybe it's the wonderfully compact size, allowing me to completely wrap my fingers around the phone. Or the matte,...

Luther Movie Is Happening Confirms Idris Elba

Great news for fans of the Idris Elba led detective show, Luther, as the actor has now seemingly confirmed that a big screen outing for the character is finally happening. Elba discussed the project while speaking to the press at...

Black Beauty Remake Rides Onto Disney+ Later This Year

Disney+ has announced that a contemporary adaptation of Anna Sewell's classic 19th century novel, Black Beauty will premiere on the streaming service later this year. Black Beauty features Oscar winner Kate Winslet (The Reader) as the voice of Black Beauty...

The 7 Best Chromebooks for Every Budget (2020)

Chromebooks come in a bewildering array of options. Sometimes even trying to decide which options to get on a single model can be overwhelming. I have to use a spreadsheet to keep it all straight, but you shouldn't have to,...

In the pandemic economy, tech companies are raking it in

From a pure entertainment perspective, I am genuinely sorry that the House’s antitrust hearing targeting the big four tech companies — Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google — took place Wednesday instead of next week. Because literally a day after a...