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Facebook Did the Sneaky Listening Thing, Too

Facebook has paid hundreds of contractors around the world to transcribe some of its users Messenger messages, according to a new Bloomberg report. The social n...

Facebook Did the Sneaky Listening Thing, Too

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Is Facebook listening to me? Why those ads appear after you talk about things Facebook denies it monitors your conversations to serve you ads on your News Feed. So what does it really do? And why are there so many coincidences?       ...
14:26, 06/27/2019

New Facebook Portal devices will start listening to your conversations very soon Despite skepticism around the first generation of Facebook Portal devices, which are designed to allow video chat between you and your online pals, the social media behemoth is already planning a second generation of the devices.Facebook's vice ...
13:00, 06/11/2019

Facebook Still Working On the Whole Genocide Thing In a blog post yesterday evening, social media giant Facebook announced several changes meant to mitigate the effects of misinformation and hate speech causing real-world violence, including the formation of a Strategic Response team meant to stop a ...
20:00, 06/21/2019

Facebook’s Libra ‘cryptocurrency’ is missing one thing: monetary policy Facebook has outlined the economics of its new Libra cryptocurrency, revealing it will create a secondary token intended specifically to pay dividends to early backers. It’s called the Libra Investment Token, and it will only be available to members ...
15:52, 06/18/2019

You'll Never Guess What Sheryl Sandberg Thinks About This Whole 'Break Up Facebook' Thing With calls for breaking up Facebook now winning support from multiple 2020 presidential candidates, including Senators Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, it’s getting hard for the social media giant’s leadership to hide from the growing chorus of v...
01:39, 05/19/2019

The Biggest Thing Holding Back Women's Soccer Is The Same Old Thing PORTLAND, Ore. — The crowd decked out in red and black sways between elation and disappointment as the seconds tick away. Voices rise when the hometown Portland Thorns take possession of the ball, and heavy sighs spread through the crowd of close to ...
22:00, 07/18/2019

Amazon cancels Sneaky Pete In a trick that it probably picked up from Prime users who cancel just after the holidays, Amazon is continuing its trend of killing off shows right after they air new seasons. In May, the super-retailer/streaming service canceled The Tick shortly af...
04:13, 06/05/2019

Sneaky ways movie theaters get you for more cash Since some movie theaters only get about 50% of movie tickets sales, they’ve found ways to increase their cash flow once you’re inside.        ...
15:52, 08/06/2019

Sneaky Train Attacks Unsuspecting Police Car A Midland County, Texas Sheriff’s deputy vehicle was hit by a speeding train Tuesday. The large several thousand ton vehicle that follows a unique set of bespoke tracks came out of nowhere and assaulted the SUV. The deputy was alone in the vehicle at...
05:13, 05/22/2019

‘Upselling’ is a sneaky way restaurants and servers make bank Would you like fries with that? How about a $100 bottle of wine? Grey Goose in your martini? Say yes, and you’ve been “upsold” — meaning, tricked into spending more by your server’s sneaky suggestion. It sounds exploitative, but upselling is “part of...
03:39, 05/08/2019

Cardinals vs. Royals: Take advantage of sneaky pitching duel Last season, Jack Flaherty emerged as focal point of the Cardinals’ pitching rotation. After a tough start to 2019, he appears to be that guy once again. In his last six starts, he has an ERA of 0.94, and opponents are hitting just .144 off of him wh...
21:39, 08/13/2019

CHEAP: Spy on your sneaky infant with 34% off the Arlo Baby Monitor Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! While many creatures in the animal kingdom are born ready to take on the world, humans are not. A foal can stand-up and walk around within an hour of birth. But h...
20:26, 05/20/2019

There Was a Very Sneaky Captain America Easter Egg in Avengers: Endgame We All Missed Avengers: Endgame might be Tony Stark’s story but it is, for better or worse at times, in many ways equally a love letter to Chris Evans’ journey as Captain America. So maybe it’s not surprising that one of the film’s most devilishly-difficult-to-spo...
00:39, 08/15/2019

New Ghostbusters Set Pictures Offer a Sneaky Easter Egg and a Battered Ecto-1 David Leith thinks Deadpool will be in good hands as he gets a change of ownership. Keanu Reeves has a wild new look in the latest Bill & Ted 3 set picture. Could a birthday cake hold an intriguing secret of The Suicide Squad’s King Shark? Plus G...
18:00, 08/07/2019

Amazon’s ‘Sneaky Pete’ worth the wait after a long hiatus It’s been 14 months since Season 2 of “Sneaky Pete” premiered on Amazon — and therein lies the rub with this third go-round encompassing the seriocomic arc of con man Marius Josipovic (Giovanni Ribisi) and his extended “family.” The long lag time bet...
03:26, 05/04/2019

Website for storing digital currencies hosted code with a sneaky backdoor (credit: NoHoDamon / Flickr) A website that bills itself as providing a safer way to store Bitcoin and other digital currencies has been using a coding sleight of hand to generate private keys that are suspiciously trivial for the operators to gues...
17:00, 05/25/2019

Google, Apple, and Mozilla won’t budge on Kazakhstan’s sneaky plot to spy on citizens Google and Mozilla stepped up their efforts to block Kazakhstan’s government from intercepting web traffic within the country. In a joint announcement made today, the two companies said they are deploying a technical solution to prevent the use of ‘Q...
21:39, 08/21/2019

Finally, a sneaky Chrome extension that lets you get away with watching Netflix at work Add Netflix to the long line of Internet services that some creative-minded folks have figured out how to use plugins and other digital trickery to hide while at work, along with websites that make your Reddit feed look like email, disguise Facebook ...
01:39, 07/09/2019

A Sneaky Hidden-Ball Trick Sent Trine To The D-3 Softball World Series The Trine University (Indiana) Thunder made use of what was either a sublimely inventive or sneakily underhanded play to get the last out against Geneseo on Saturday and advance to the Division III Women’s College World Series. Whatever your opinion ...
03:13, 05/21/2019

Alexa's Sneaky Fine Print Could Prevent Millions From Suing Amazon for Anything Let’s say you purchased a pencil case for your kid on Amazon.com. But it turns out it contains lead that’s way over the federal legal limit, and your kid gets sick as a result. You liked Amazon, used it frequently to buy products and even own an Amaz...
17:39, 05/29/2019

Pitcher Tries A Very Sneaky Hidden-Ball Trick In CPBL All-Star Game Journeyman pitcher Mitch Lively started and earned a win in the Chinese Professional Baseball League’s all-star game over the weekend, pitching two innings against the Taiwanese national team. More importantly, he started his second inning of work of...
00:39, 07/30/2019

Greg Gutfeld: Ocasio-Cortez is being 'sneaky' with the truth after border visit Fox News' Greg Gutfeld expressed doubt that the accusations Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., made against Border Patrol officials at a Texas detention facility she visited were true, claiming the congresswoman was being "sneaky" with the truth....
06:13, 07/03/2019

Mueller Spoke. Was Anyone Listening? In the On Politics newsletter: A well-respected official warned of widespread, ongoing election interference. The response was a partisan food fight....
03:13, 07/26/2019

Hi, Alexa. How Do I Stop You From Listening In On Me? Humans help train artificial intelligence, so someone may be listening to what you tell Siri, Google Assistant or Alexa. Here’s what to do if you have a problem with that....
16:26, 08/21/2019

Microsoft is listening to you via your Xbox One If you haven’t had enough stories about contractors listening in on your conversations, good news: we’ve found even more of them. This time the contractors in question work for Microsoft and have been listening to you through your trusty Xbox One. Th...
04:26, 08/22/2019

Can hackers tell what you’re texting or searching just by listening? Hackers may soon be able to discern information from the sounds of typing. A 2019 study of the budding phenomenon, obtained by Cornell University and not yet published in a peer-reviewed journal, found that Android phones and tablets are able to pick...
02:26, 06/06/2019

Learn a New Language While Listening to Audiobooks Using This App When you’re trying to learn a new language, one of the best ways to comprehend how it all goes together is to apply all that vocabulary you’ve learned in a piratical way....
02:52, 07/15/2019

Playlist: What's Rob Thomas listening to? The Grammy-winning singer-songwriter and former Matchbox 20 frontman is currently gearing up for his North American Chip Tooth Tour.        ...
01:26, 05/17/2019

A Law-Firm Veteran Who Leads by Listening Andrew Glincher never expected to work in a big law firm, much less run one. He sets his course by his upbringing and a tight crew of ad hoc advisers...
11:39, 06/23/2019

Who’s Listening When You Talk to Your Google Assistant? A Belgian broadcaster obtained recordings of more than 1,000 conversations with Google's automated assistant, some including personal details and medical information....
05:13, 07/11/2019

What we're listening to: 'Soccer 101' and 'Athletico Mince' In this month's installment of our audio IRL, we're getting ready for European football with a podcasts. The season starts this week, after all. Senior News Editor Billy Steele is getting a proper soccer education while Senior Editor Dan Co...
20:39, 08/05/2019

Playlist: What's Collective Soul listening to? The band's members collaborated on a playlist for USA TODAY, featuring classic tracks and newer releases from their favorite bands.        ...
15:39, 07/18/2019

Listening to Music Before Getting Anesthesia Can Help You Stay Calm A dose of music might be enough to calm your worries before certain medical procedures. According to a new study out this week, patients who listened to music before having anesthesia injected into them had their level of anxiety lowered as much as t...
01:26, 07/20/2019

Sources: Redskins not listening to Williams offers The Redskins have told teams interested in Trent Williams that the team is not trading the offensive tackle, who is currently holding out of training camp....
15:53, 08/13/2019

Who will win Iowa's support in 2020? That depends on who's really listening to us Joe Biden and 20 other Democrats are crawling over the state. But folks here would like to know: who’s in it for us? Former vice-president Joe Biden returned to familiar turf in Cedar Rapids and Dubuque, Iowa, last week, fresh off his presidential an...
18:00, 05/06/2019

Microsoft is listening to you via your Xbox One (Update: not anymore) Update (August 22, 2019): In a story published on August 21, Microsoft told Vice it’s stopped listening to recordings from Xbox products: We stopped reviewing any voice content taken through Xbox for product improvement purposes a number of months ag...
10:00, 08/22/2019

Savion Glover, Listening to the Sound of His Own Searching “There’s always new rules to establish, a new understanding for others to get hip to,” said the master tapper, who has a new show at the Joyce Theater....
21:13, 07/02/2019

Playlist: What's Briston Maroney listening to? Maroney is kicking off his first international headlining tour this fall after a new music video for his single "Fool's Gold" and his recent EP "Indiana."        ...
03:39, 07/25/2019

Playlist: What's Kiefer Sutherland listening to? Sutherland is celebrating the release of his second studio album "Reckless & Me," with a U.S. tour kicking off on May 29 in Austin, Texas.        ...
01:39, 05/31/2019

No technocrat, Lagarde brings listening, diplomacy to ECB table Christine Lagarde will raise the profile of the European Central Bank, making it a more politically-savvy institution that takes its message directly to the people. However policy innovation, the trademark of her predecessor, may be relegated....
14:13, 07/03/2019

Twitter's Trust and Safety advisors say the company isn't listening It's been three years since Twitter formed its Trust and Safety Council, tasked with combatting abuse and harassment plaguing the platform. According to a recent report from Wired, things aren't going well. A number of members on the counc...
08:00, 08/24/2019

Amazon is watching, listening and tracking you. Here's how to stop it You can turn off some of the tracking, but then many Amazon features won't work. And if you want to delete your Alexa recordings, you need the app.       ...
15:26, 06/26/2019

What we're listening to: Broken Record and Thom Yorke's 'Anima' In this month's installment of our audio IRL, we're back to podcasts. Deputy Managing Editor Nathan Ingraham embraces the weirdness of Thom Yorke's new album and Senior News Editor Billy Steele can't get enough of Malcolm Gladwell...
15:39, 07/08/2019

Does Listening to Music Stimulate Creative Thinking, or Stifle It? Listening to music while you work “significantly impairs” creativity. That was the conclusion of a study published earlier this year in the journal Applied Cognitive Psychology that examined the effect of different types of background mus...
15:52, 07/16/2019

Humans are listening to some of your Skype calls and Cortana interactions Some of our worst assumptions about smart speakers, digital assistants and internet phone services are coming true, as Microsoft has admitted that both Microsoft employees and contractors may listen to your Skype calls and voice interactions with its...
23:52, 08/14/2019

Listening to music may ease cancer patients' pain (Reuters Health) - Listening to music at home may reduce cancer patients' pain and fatigue and ease symptoms like loss of appetite and difficulty concentrating, according to research in Taiwan....
23:26, 06/14/2019

Google’s new free app teaches kids to read by listening to them Google has just ripped the beta label off Rivet, its free mobile app designed to help young children learn to read. Designed by the company’s Area 120 incubator for employees’ big ideas, Rivet comes with more than 2,000 books for children, categorize...
17:52, 05/15/2019

Surprise: People are listening to your Google Assistant queries It's no secret that Google records your conversations with Google Assistant after you say a "wake word." But what you might not know is that Google uses contractors to manually review a handful of those recordings, about 0.2 percent. Yesterday, ...
01:52, 07/12/2019

Microsoft contractors are listening to your translated Skype calls An explosive article in Motherboard alleges that contractors working for Microsoft are listening to the conversations of Skype users conducted through the app’s real-time translation service. The piece, penned by cybersecurity reporter Joseph Cox, ci...
01:13, 08/08/2019

Microsoft workers are listening to your Skype conversations: report Microsoft contractors have been listening to Skype calls — including personal conversations and even phone sex — made through the app’s translation function, according to a report Wednesday. Skype warns its users that some conversat...
20:00, 08/07/2019

Halsey Paid a Fan's Speeding Ticket Because They Were Listening to Her Song Halsey just saved a fan from a bit of a speeding ticket nightmare. As fans well know, the songstress dropped a new single and music video less than a week ago by the name of......
18:39, 05/22/2019

Apple ends practice of Siri contractors listening in on users Apple has halted its practice of having human contractors listen to users' Siri recordings to "grade" them, following an invesitgative report on the issue....
14:52, 08/04/2019

ProBeat: Google and Samsung aren’t listening to smartphone buyers By removing the fingerprint sensor and the headphone jack, Google and Samsung are ignoring what smartphone flagship buyers hate: compromise.Read More...
13:26, 08/03/2019

Apple halts practice of contractors listening in to users on Siri Tech firm to review virtual assistant ‘grading’ programme after Guardian revelationsApple has suspended its practice of having human contractors listen to users’ Siri recordings to “grade” them, following a Guardian report revealing the practice.The ...
13:52, 08/02/2019

Crack addict tried killing man in London after listening to ‘West End Girls’ In a near-deadly case of life imitating art, lawyers for a schizophrenic crack addict say he traveled to the West End of London — after listening to the Pet Shop Boys song “West End Girls” — and tried killing a man because he ...
02:52, 06/20/2019

Spotify tests 'Social Listening' so you can queue up songs with your friends The latest new feature to be undergoing testing at Spotify would seem to be shared queues – tracks of upcoming tunes that you can listen to and edit together with friends.Spotted by noted app expert Jane Manchum Wong, this "Social Listening" o...
20:26, 06/01/2019

Man fatally stabs teenager listening to rap because he felt ‘threatened’ by music Michael Adams of Arizona allegedly stabbed Elijah al-Amin, 17, in the neck because he said hip-hop music made him feel ‘unsafe’An Arizona man has told authorities that he stabbed a teen to death because he felt “threatened” by the 17-year-old’s hip-h...
20:00, 07/09/2019

Opinion: Rant about World Cup goals if it makes you feel better, but U.S. women not listening Since arriving in France, the Americans have spoken often of “the bubble.” They’ve closed ranks, and largely closed themselves off, to stay focused.       ...
05:39, 06/14/2019

Voice assistants are listening to you: How to delete Siri, Alexa and Google recordings Apple suspended a program that let third party contractors listen to your Siri recordings. Here's how to delete recordings from Siri, Alexa and Google       ...
17:00, 08/05/2019

Microsoft contractors are listening to your intimate conversations on Skype calls: report Contractors working for Microsoft are listening to personal, intimate conversations of Skype users via the app's translation service, according to a new report....
11:13, 08/09/2019

Apple Is Selling Your iTunes Listening Data Despite Its Privacy Claims, a Lawsuit Alleges (Bloomberg) — Apple Inc. was sued by customers who claim the company is unlawfully disclosing and selling information about people’s iTunes purchases as well as their personal data, contrary to the company’s promise in advertising t...
18:26, 05/25/2019

Investigators: Man allegedly fatally stabbed teen at Peoria Circle K for ‘listening to rap music’ PEORIA, Ariz. (NBC NEWS) – Civil rights activists are calling for a hate crime investigation into the alleged killing of a black teenager by a white man just out of prison. Michael Adams, 27, stabbed the 17-year-old in the neck at a Circle K co...
07:52, 07/10/2019

Indigenous bidder to launch ‘listening tour’ along Trans Mountain pipeline route An Indigenous group planning to bid for ownership of the Trans Mountain pipeline is launching a "listening tour'' of Indigenous communities in B.C. and Alberta....
02:13, 07/25/2019

JLab's true wireless earbuds offer 70 hours of total listening time JLab Audio might have a simple solution to competing with wireless earbud heavyweights like Apple and Samsung: offer ridiculously long battery life. It just introduced truly wireless Epic Air Sport earbuds whose centerpiece is a claimed 70 hours of....
00:26, 06/12/2019

Easy-listening legend Barry Manilow gives $100,000 to hurricane-ravaged high school band There just aren’t enough Barry Manilow news days, in our opinion. The just-turned 76-year-old easy-listening songwriting legend is still performing in Vegas, and also runs the Manilow Music Project, which is “keeping dreams alive one instrument at a ...
22:26, 06/21/2019

OK Google, are you listening? Tech giant's smart speakers eavesdrop on private conversations, investigation finds Google's smart speakers allow contractors for the tech giant employees to listen to excerpts of private conversations, some which could include sensitive information, according to a new investigation from a Belgian public broadcaster....
19:26, 07/12/2019

Class-Action Lawsuit Accuses Apple of 'Intentionally and Unlawfully' Sharing iTunes Listening Data A new class-action lawsuit claims that Apple is “intentionally and unlawfully” disclosing its customers’ iTunes listening data to third parties in violation of state privacy laws.Read more......
11:39, 05/27/2019

Surprising No One, Georgetown Study Confirms Previous Findings on Adultification Bias—By Listening to Black Women and Girls In 2017, the Georgetown Law Center on Poverty and Inequality’s Initiative on Gender Justice and Opportunity released Girlhood Interrupted: The Erasure of Black Girls’ Childhood (pdf), providing concrete data that adults typically perceive black girl...
18:13, 05/16/2019

Democrat border town mayor says 'we are sick and tired' of feds not listening, fixing illegal immigration problem A Democrat mayor of a Texas town bordering Mexico slammed the federal government and lawmakers, saying “we are sick and tired of the deaf ears” for failing to protect towns like his from illegal immigration....
16:13, 06/18/2019

Apple and Google temporarily stop listening to Siri and OK Google queries Enlarge / An Apple Watch Nike+ Series 4. (credit: Getty Images | Wachiwit) Apple workers have stopped listening to Siri queries worldwide, the company said this week. Apple plans to bring back human reviews of Siri voice recordings at some unspecif...
19:26, 08/02/2019

Taylor Swift fans rave over 'Lover' album after her secret listening session Fans of Taylor Swift had a tough time calming down after the pop star let a few lucky fans listen to album "Lover" ahead of its release this month.        ...
20:00, 08/04/2019

Guaidó: 'armed forces are listening to us' Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó told Fox Business Network's Trish Regan Primetime that his country's armed forces are listening to the opponents of President Nicolas Maduro. (May 2)        ...
15:13, 05/02/2019

Facebook Cites Mass Shooting Streamed Live on Facebook as Proof Platform Has 'Gotten Better' Questioned over Facebook’s efforts to stop the spread of false information in the aftermath of the 2017 Las Vegas shooting, a senior Facebook official called to testify before the House Committee on Homeland Security on Wednesday said the company has...
06:52, 06/27/2019

Facebook Has Been Paying Contractors to Transcribe Users’ Facebook Messenger Voice Chats (Bloomberg) — Facebook Inc. has been paying hundreds of outside contractors to transcribe clips of audio from users of its services, according to people with knowledge of the work. The work has rattled the contract employees, who are not told w...
01:39, 08/14/2019

Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes argues for a breakup of Facebook, but easier said than done Facebook could be a monopolist, but it's not a slam dunk the courts would see it that way. A Facebook breakup is interesting but the details are messy....
19:52, 05/09/2019

Facebook’s Libra currency spawns a wave of fakes, including on Facebook itself The accounts purporting to sell or represent the not-yet-available digital currency could undermine efforts to inspire confidence and satisfy regulators scrutinizing Libra....
01:39, 07/23/2019

Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes reportedly working with FTC on Facebook breakup Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes is reportedly in talks with the US government about breaking up the social networking company.       ...
18:39, 07/26/2019

Zuckerberg Promises 'the Future Is Private,' but Facebook Will Still Be Facebook To open the decade, Mark Zuckerberg defiantly announced that the age of privacy was over. Now, as we approach the decade’s end, the Facebook founder and CEO says he’s rebuilding the world’s biggest social network around privacy first.Read more......
15:52, 05/01/2019

Facebook wants to let you share your WhatsApp status to Facebook and Instagram What’s the first thing you can think of when you hear that Facebook is considering allowing WhatsApp users to share their status updates to Facebook, Instagram, and other apps? If you said “Cool,” that’s understandable —...
02:26, 06/28/2019

Facebook’s co-founder: ‘It’s time to break up Facebook’ Chris Hughes, a co-founder of Facebook, is calling for the breakup of the social media juggernaut, citing the threat of the platform’s unchecked power and that of founder Mark Zuckerberg. In an op-ed......
19:39, 05/09/2019

How Facebook Fought Fake News About Facebook A month before the 2016 U.S. presidential election, a rumor spread on Facebook. People were sharing a viral gimmick familiar to email spammers: Copy and paste this message to all your friends, or......
06:52, 07/09/2019

'Do The Right Thing' still has something to say In 1989, the warnings were dire. The Spike Lee film "Do the Right Thing," critics and columnists said, would provoke violence and disrupt race relations....
00:26, 07/01/2019

Facebook Argues Against Breaking Up Facebook On Thursday, Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes penned an editorial in the New York Times calling for the company to be broken up, its subsidiaries Instagram and WhatsApp spun off, and future acquisitions banned for several years. Hughes argued that Fa...
01:26, 05/12/2019

You Should Be Able to Stream Exactly One Thing Are we living in a golden age of television? Quite possibly, if your idea of TV is “a piece of visual entertainment to be watched alone, enjoyed, and never thought about again.” Personally, I find shows themselves less interesting than talking about ...
02:13, 05/18/2019

This Is the Most Pathetic Thing You'll See All Day President Donald Trump is in Louisiana today to talk about energy and probably a bunch of other bullshit. He was greeted at the airport by top Louisiana Republicans, including Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser, who was literally wearing socks with Trump’s fac...
23:13, 05/14/2019

Why Saying ‘Like’ a Lot Is Like, Actually a Good Thing In 2016, I was offered a promo code to test out a new app designed to help young people talk without filler phrases like you know and like, so they could sound more “authoritative.” I tried not to take the offer personally. For decades, l...
19:13, 05/23/2019

‘Do the Right Thing’ | Anatomy of a Scene Spike Lee narrates a sequence from his film, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary in a digitally restored Blu-ray edition from the Criterion Collection....
16:39, 08/16/2019

The Smartphone Car Key Thing Needs To Stop People generally seem to be on board with the new 2020 Lincoln Aviator. I know I am. It looks great, is probably real comfortable and comes with a ton of power. But it also has a Phone As A Key feature, which is a terrible idea and a trend I wish aut...
08:00, 08/21/2019

Subscription headphones are now a thing Melbourne-based headphone designer Nura exploded onto the scene with a successful Kickstarter campaign back in 2016, and since then, the revolutionary Nuraphone cans have been making a splash in the world of wireless headphones.Today, the company has...
06:00, 05/01/2019

One thing every MLB team needs to do in the second half As baseball's second half gets underway, a look at something that every team should try doing over the final three months of the season.       ...
13:52, 07/12/2019

How to fix the worst thing about Netflix If you’re a Netflix subscriber, you definitely have mixed emotions right now about your favorite source of streaming entertainment. On the one hand, Netflix is about to jack up its prices next month and it’ll be the biggest price increase...
07:13, 05/04/2019

Even When AEW Fucks Up, It Still Feels Like It's Doing The Right Thing All Elite Wrestling’s debut pay-per-view Double or Nothing has stood out since it was announced as something new and fun amid the ongoing stagnation in WWE. Now that it has hit its first high-profile speed bump just days before kicking off, it feels ...
00:52, 05/22/2019

Only 51% of Americans say socialism would be a bad thing In a new poll from Gallup, only 51% of Americans say socialism would be a bad thing for the United States, with 43% believing it would be a good thing for the nation....
01:52, 05/22/2019

Why Is the Nissan Maxima Still a Thing? We’ve all kind of moved beyond the model bloat conversation, but I just want to take a moment to point out how large the 2019 Nissan Altima is now. It’s now bigger than a Nissan Maxima....
22:52, 07/23/2019

Next Big Thing in ETFs: Less Transparency Capital Group, Legg Mason and JPMorgan plan exchange-traded funds that bet on stocks without daily disclosure of investments, drawing on a small New Jersey firm’s model....
14:39, 07/13/2019

Should I buy this big thing if it's a Prime Day deal? By Wirecutter Staff Amazon Prime Day 2019 is coming, and we're getting ready to bring you all the best deals on Wirecutter picks and recommendations from our expert staff. Bookmark our Deals page, follow @WirecutterDeals on Twitter, and sign up...
20:13, 07/14/2019

Why is bubonic plague still a thing? A local folk remedy thought to provide good health had the opposite effect for one Mongolian couple: After eating the raw kidney of a marmot, the pair died of bubonic plague, AFP news agency reported on Monday. Health authorities responded by declari...
06:52, 05/09/2019

Why ‘Socialism’ Conveys One Thing Here, Another There Socialism as a governing philosophy, an offhand insult, or both, is stirring politics again. From the U.S to the U.K. to Brazil and beyond, the term is being newly embraced, debated or disparaged amid larger conversations about rising inequality, the...
10:52, 06/11/2019

Is Andreescu the next big thing? Not so fast When Bianca Andreescu became the first homegrown winner of the Canadian Open in 50 years, the tennis world declared the teenager as the sport's next big thing....
05:13, 08/22/2019

Lil Nas X Has One Thing to Say to Everyone Trolling Him About His Sexuality You know by now that Lil Nas X is better than 99 percent of the population at creating the kind of viral hit that’s catnip for children (so good in fact, you’d think he was also behind the monsters who created “Baby Shark.”)...
20:00, 07/03/2019

Joe Biden Knows He Says the Wrong Thing It’s not because he is 76, his campaign says. The former vice president has always had this tendency, and he hopes it won’t hurt him in the 2020 race....
03:52, 08/13/2019

A Pininfarina SUV Just Might Be A Thing In The Near Future When you think “Pininfarina,” you probably think “hypercar” or “high-performance,” not “sedans and SUVs.” But, according to CEO Michael Perschke, you might actually see a full range of Pininfarina vehicles on the market sometimes in the next three ye...
10:13, 08/07/2019

Buy the Thing You Love in Every Color At the beginning of the summer, I did a bold thing. I drove myself to Target, I tried on a few different items and settled on a pair of comfortable shorts and a cotton tank top that I proclaimed my “work-from-home outfit of the summer.” And then I bo...
00:00, 08/23/2019

Glamping in the Hamptons is now a thing Four years ago, Brooklynite Janet Huey and her boyfriend, Colin Green, were browsing listings on Airbnb when they stumbled upon a safari-like setup in Woodstock. The site was operated by New York-based Terra Glamping, which offers roomy tents with ul...
06:39, 05/25/2019

Here's One Way To Fix This Whole Semi-Autonomous Driving Thing Recently, I was driving along Interstate 90 in central New York in a Nissan Altima equipped with the company’s driver assist technology, ProPilot. This section of I-90 was your typical long and straight rural interstate. The lanes were well-marked, t...
03:00, 08/13/2019

The only thing that separates Ja Morant from RJ Barrett The Knicks may get themselves a potential All-Star on Thursday just by waiting for Memphis to select. According to Ryan Blake, draft consultant to the NBA, the Knicks can’t go wrong with the third pick in the draft at Barclays Center. At No. 2, Memph...
16:52, 06/18/2019

Almost Everyone Has Quit Pretending to Like the Next Big Thing in Trucking Remember the truck platooning? It was supposed to be the Next Big Thing in trucking—basically, one lead truck could control a string of trucks behind it, which could form a sort of electronically-connected road train—but now it seems that the real-wo...
05:39, 06/14/2019

Huawei is developing a 5G 8K TV because that's apparently a thing now Huawei could be the first company to make an 8K 5G TV - i.e. a TV with an 8K resolution (four times that of a 4KTV) and the next-gen wireless standard capable of gigabit throughput. That’s according to a report from Nikkei Asian Review who spo...
00:52, 05/03/2019

There’s only one thing Hunter McGrady really hates trying on Posing in a bikini for the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue can illicit fear among the most seasoned of models. But Hunter McGrady says it’s nothing compared to her bridal jitters. “Oh my God, wedding planning is so much worse,” said the 26-year-old...
21:52, 05/04/2019

LG should learn a thing or two from OnePlus' success In the past 5 years, we've witnessed a pretty impressive success story. A company named OnePlus rose amidst the frenzy of a saturated smartphone market and said: "Hey... we are here to kill your flagships." Its mission was simple: offer a great phone...
19:39, 06/14/2019

These human-face dog muzzles will probably be the last thing you see before you die Today in nightmare fuel: the “AXAYINC Dog Masks, Pet Entertainment Spoofs, Super Cute Masks Designed for Pets to Prevent Bites and Eat Unclean Food.”...
22:13, 06/14/2019

Updates From Bond 25, Swamp Thing, and More Zachary Levi could be returning to the realm of spy-fi. LeBron James confirms production has begun on Space Jam 2. The Penny Dreadful spinoff City of Angels sets a bunch of new cast members. Plus, on set with the new Bond movie, what’s to come on Swa...
19:26, 06/26/2019

Popovich: Kaepernick did 'a very patriotic thing' USA Basketball coach Gregg Popovich praised former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick on Tuesday, saying that his act of bringing light to social justice and racial inequality in the country "was a very patriotic thing."...
10:39, 08/14/2019

Divorce Advice (And It Won’t Cost You a Thing) We found lawyers willing to help for free. Or, you can hire one. Your choice. (Here’s a tip: don’t use a lawyer as your therapist. Therapists are much cheaper.)...
14:47, 04/28/2019

For Chinese Markets, There's No Such Thing as a Bad-News Day When Chinese shares suffered their worst selloff in three years, it wasn’t obvious to local investors that two tweets from President Trump were to blame: State news outlets made no mention of his overnight tariff threats....
15:39, 05/08/2019

Markets Just Got “Exciting” (That's a Good Thing) Germany’s DAX is Europe’s most important index, and October’s volatility gave us an important trend confirmation. Watch our European Financial Forecast editor, Brian Whitmer, give more details....
14:52, 05/01/2019

Astros prove again there is no such thing as a lock There is really no such thing as a sure thing. The Astros, who entered Wednesday night’s game as -520 favorites to the Tigers, lost 2-1. According to Sports Illustrated’s Jimmy Traina, Houston became the biggest MLB favorite to lose in the past 15 ye...
08:26, 08/22/2019

What's the Coolest Thing About Your Local Library? There are libraries where you can borrow puppets, instruments, telescopes, framed art, a necktie for a job interview, or even seeds to plant. Libraries host talks, concerts, story time, workshops, and classes; they distribute books, magazines, newspa...
18:39, 06/10/2019

YouTube Camp Is an Actual Thing While many parents won’t even entertain the idea of allowing their children to be on YouTube, others view the medium as a creative outlet that can teach their kids life skills, such as planning, storytelling and composure....
23:13, 05/21/2019

Living in Cars Is Becoming Even More of a Thing in Los Angeles Street-parked RVs, vans and just regular-ass cars being used as residences are common to see in Los Angeles. But as homelessness balloons along with the cost of housing, it seems like a new wave of people are turning to “van-life” out of necessity. A...
00:13, 07/19/2019

Crocs with fanny packs are a thing you can now own Crocs collaborated with Beams, a Japanese brand, to bring to life their shoe with mini fanny pack attached.        ...
00:26, 05/01/2019

Phil Neville: 'This is the biggest and best thing I have ever done' The England manager explains why leading his players at the Women’s World Cup will be the absolute pinnacle of his careerBy The Coaches’ Voice for the Guardian Sport NetworkI do my best thinking when I’m out running. When I’m out in the hills around ...
14:26, 06/08/2019

Flydubai says it's confident Boeing will do right thing about 737 MAX Flydubai's Chief Executive Ghaith al-Ghaith said on Tuesday he is very confident that Boeing will take the right decision regarding the grounded 737 MAX....
09:13, 04/30/2019

This is the No. 1 thing 64,000 women want from a lover: survey Countless books, websites, articles and movies have been dedicated to the quest to understand life’s greatest mystery: What do women want? The answer, as it turns out, is simply to not be treated like garbage. Kindness is the No. 1 quality wome...
02:00, 07/25/2019

Stop Saying ‘Apocalypse Guru’ Like It’s a Bad Thing Adults tend to be very threatened by 16-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, who has led students around the world on massive school strikes for environmental policy change. In a speech on Tuesday to French lawmakers, Thunberg addressed ...
07:13, 07/24/2019

Here's where you can have a 4-day work week. Is this the next big thing? A growing number of businesses are adopting a four-day workweek to reduce burnout and bolster recruitment in a tight labor market.       ...
01:52, 07/18/2019

Ethan Hawke: ‘The most romantic thing I’ve done is have sex’ The actor, 47, on being an optimist, avoiding marriage advice and why other people make him anxiousI have so many bad habits it’s impossible to measure the worst. My son would say I don’t take enough care with how I dress, my daughter might say I wor...
14:52, 05/01/2019

The Coolest Thing About the Electric VW ID.3 Is the Shifter A lot of people are looking to the upcoming Volkswagen ID.3 electric hatchback as proof that a traditional manufacturer can make an attractive, practical mainstream electric vehicle on par with the Tesla Model 3. To VW’s credit, the ID.3 appears to b...
00:39, 07/11/2019

The Fed: Is There Such a Thing as a "Neutral" Rate Policy? Our analyst Murray Gunn says "The Fed doesn’t control the economy." Now see his evidence -- namely, a 40-plus year chart of GDP and the Fed Funds rate....
16:00, 05/01/2019

This Has to Be the Most Uselessly Obsolete Car-Related Thing You Can Own Here’s a fun experiment: if you know what that car-shaped thing up there is, try to explain it to a nearby child. If you actually manage to convey the purpose of that thing and the surrounding context of technological development, society, and cultur...
05:13, 05/14/2019

Here's where you can have 4-day work week. Is this the next big thing? A growing number of businesses are adopting a four-day workweek to reduce burnout and bolster recruitment in a tight labor market.       ...
16:52, 07/17/2019

Apple Finally Did the Right Thing (Sort of) About a week ago, the “a” key on my MacBook Pro broke. Once flat and useful, the poor little guy now looks like a mini ski slope and barely works. Several of my friends have similar keyboard problems on their overpriced laptops. So it felt like a rel...
04:39, 05/22/2019

The Best Thing About the Nürburgring is the Good Liveries I’m just coming down from the high that was my weekend at the Nurburgring 24 hour race, and the one thing that I can’t get over is the quantity and quality of livery that turned out for racing. With vintage races and WTCR supporting the N24 itself, t...
17:00, 06/24/2019

Federer reveals one thing that really stresses him out "Roger Federer has spoken exclusively with Mats Wilander and Barbara Schett on the Eurosport set and revealed the one thing that really winds him up."...
23:00, 06/03/2019

Is There Such A Thing As "Preventative Anti-Ageing"? As we adopt more holistic health and beauty routines, wonder creams are becoming a thing of the past. But do we need to proactively protect ourselves, or is good skincare enough?...
14:39, 05/12/2019

Facebook Is Rebranding Instagram As ‘Instagram From Facebook’ in a Surprising and Controversial Move Facebook plans to attach its name to Instagram and WhatsApp, branding them “Instagram from Facebook” and “WhatsApp from Facebook.” The move is controversial because both of the apps were born outside of Facebook, have very dif...
16:13, 08/03/2019

The amazing dancing twins: 'Even when we improvise, we do the same thing!' They started out as sprinters on the racetrack – but ended up as dancers on the stage. Meet the explosive Alleyne sistersIn the summer of 2012, Kristina and Sadé Alleyne’s Olympic dream came true. It just wasn’t the dream they’d imagined. As teen ath...
20:26, 05/06/2019

Rhubarb Vodka Is the Best Thing You Can Make With Your Blender There is a Russian restaurant here in Portland, Oregon that makes the most incredible infused vodka. It is both a very good and very bad thing. The flavors—which range from horseradish to sweet pea—are fresh and clean, and the vodka, which is served ...
23:00, 07/09/2019

Wimbledon: Cori Gauff is tennis' next big thing Her name is Cori. Her nickname is Coco. Her goal is to be the best women's tennis player in the world. Welcome to the world of Cori Gauff, who is suddenly a fan favorite at Wimbledon....
00:00, 07/10/2019

This A Cappella Dub of Tokyo Drift Is a Thing of Beauty and Wonder Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift is the best Fast and Furious movie. I will not be taking questions at this time. Any piece of follow-up tribute anyone makes to it will be met with swift and immediate appreciation. The latest? This a cappella dub of the...
00:13, 07/19/2019

This Onboard of the Indy 500 Flyover Is the Coolest Thing You'll See All Day It doesn’t really feel like a race until some big ol’ jets cruise over the crowds in the traditional flyover. This year’s Indy 500 had one of the best post-national anthem flyovers I’ve ever seen—and now you can get an incredible view from the inside...
20:00, 06/04/2019

Only One Thing Matters About the Mid-Engine Corvette: Price This is going to sound more and more obvious the more I get into it, but you’re going to be hearing a lot of even dumber stuff about the mid-engine 2020 Corvette in the coming days and weeks. People will argue about its power. People will argue about...
02:00, 07/16/2019

Pensions must do right thing on climate change, says minister Call for support for schemes moving people’s money from fossil fuels into renewablesPension schemes should be supported for moving people’s money out of fossil fuels and into renewables because the financial risks from the climate crisis are “too imp...
15:00, 06/03/2019

Doing this one thing with your Social Security could mean losing $100,000 in retirement Americans will lose $111,000 per household by taking Social Security benefits too early into their retirement, rather than using their own savings.       ...
15:13, 06/28/2019

Another Thing Killing Coral Reefs: Our Poop It’s no secret that corals are dying at an alarming rate. While climate change heating up the oceans is understood to be screwing over corals, a new study points fingers at a different culprit: pollution.Read more......
01:13, 07/17/2019

The Latest: Possible Trump, Kim DMZ meeting ‘a ‘good thing’ SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and North Korea (all times local): 11:35 p.m. President Donald Trump and President Moon Jae-in (jah-YIHN’) of South Korea agree that Trump’s possible meeting on Sunday at the ...
03:13, 06/30/2019

COMMENTARY: Why ‘bandwagon fans’ are actually a good thing Don't knock 'bandwagon fans,' Meera Estrada says. 'If you are a true sports fan, you know that this kind of positive energy is too good to keep to yourself.'...
06:26, 06/15/2019

The surprising thing millennials would do if they could go back to college All work and no play seems like a boring college experience, but that’s exactly how many grads would have done things. Buzz60’s Sean Dowling has more.        ...
21:13, 08/08/2019

Toyota Is Definitely Going To Stick With This Endurance Racing Thing Being that Toyota is the first Japanese manufacturer to secure an overall Le Mans 24 victory since Mazda’s famed 787B win in 1991, I had high hopes that the company would stick around to fight into the next generation of regulations. While Porsche an...
02:26, 06/15/2019

Rattlesnake not the craziest thing found in this stolen car Get your bingo cards ready, weird-crime watchers. Oklahoma cops pulled over a stolen car and found inside a gun, an open bottle of whiskey, a rattlesnake in a terrarium — and a canister of powdered uranium, according to reports. After noticing ...
23:26, 07/11/2019

Tim Dowling: a dress rehearsal for old age? No, this is the real thing ‘Oh dear,’ my wife says. ‘You’ve gone mad’I am woken by a sort of alarm – the sound of the dog’s strangled barks as it dreams about chasing something while asleep at my feet. I poke my big toe into its ribs and it stops; the equivalent of hitting sno...
07:26, 07/20/2019

Landcape videos are finally a thing on IGTV Instagram's video platform, IGTV, will now feature videos in landscape view along with its traditional portrait format. The addition of horizontal videos isn't just a new feature for IGTV -- it's a shift in the product's original ...
01:00, 05/24/2019

Ocasio-Cortez: Garbage disposals were never really a thing in NYC Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez addressed the attention surrounding her first garbage disposal experience on Tuesday by claiming that the kitchen appliances “never really became a thing” in the city. Ocasio-Cortez, 29, posted an Instagram story ...
06:52, 05/08/2019

This stunning Pixel 4 concept looks so much better than the real thing When Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL rumors first began trickling out, it sounded as though something crazy might happen this year. Google’s Pixel phone lineup began as a shameless iPhone copycat in terms of design, which wasn’t very surprising si...
15:39, 06/12/2019

Let the cast of DuckTales—obviously—break down this whole Area 51 thing for you See, this is what happens when you cast a bunch of Comedy Bang Bang alumni—and also consistent motormouthed delight Paget Brewster—in your fun little cartoon kids show: Sometimes they hijack their Mouse-mandated press duties in order to talk about al...
14:52, 07/28/2019

Watermelon Merch That's As Sweet As the Real Thing We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. A......
07:13, 08/04/2019

Trump Finds the Worst Possible Thing to Say to 9/11 Survivors Speaking on Monday at the signing of a bill f0r the 9/11 first responders fund, President Donald Trump thought now was a good time to make jokes to an audience of September 11 survivors about collapsing infrastructure, and “not falling very far” shou...
07:26, 07/30/2019

Kawhi Leonard Took Over And The Warriors Couldn't Do A Thing About It The Warriors as currently constituted are “merely” a great NBA team. In just about any other context, it’s peak roster construction. A couple of all-world shooters, a couple of bangers down low with shots of their own, a scattering of role players ea...
01:13, 06/09/2019

Mustard ice cream is a real thing, and you can try some on Saturday Mustard is not just for your hot dogs anymore. Food company French's announced it is releasing mustard ice cream for a limited time.       ...
12:39, 08/01/2019

The Only Thing Nancy Pelosi Understands Is Power The most prominent freshmen members of Congress in the House have finally grown tired of Nancy Pelosi constantly slamming them in public. Will they do anything about it?...
17:39, 07/11/2019

Mustard ice cream is now a thing, thanks to French's French’s, in partnership with Coolhaus Ice Cream, released a mustard ice cream, available for a limited time only.       ...
23:00, 08/01/2019

Lego’s ‘Stranger Things: The Upside Down’ set is the best thing you’ll see all day If you’re a fan of Netflix’s Stranger Things series, then the Stranger Things set that Lego just launched will easily be the best thing you see all day. It’s not just the concept of the set, but also the way it’s advertised an...
15:13, 05/16/2019

Mets are ‘back in this thing’ and now the real fun begins Mickey Callaway is right when he says the Mets are still “far from our goal,” which is qualifying for the postseason. But the journey is starting to get exciting. That’s something that hasn’t been said about the Mets in a while. But it can be said no...
06:39, 08/06/2019

Do The Right Thing Turns 30 This Week. Not Much Has Changed Since 1989 Spike Lee’s third film, Do The Right Thing, turns 30 years old on Sunday, July 21, but its message is so fresh that it could have been made today....
19:13, 07/21/2019

The Latest: Trump says he’s ‘best thing’ for Puerto Rico President Donald Trump says he’s “the best thing that ever happened to Puerto Rico” and he’s renewing his attacks on the U.S. territory’s officials on a day when tens of thousands are marching to demand the resignation of Gov. Ricardo Roselló...
02:26, 07/23/2019

DC Universe is already pulling the plug on Swamp Thing Just one week after the premiere of the first season of streaming service DC Universe’s Swamp Thing show—and less than two months after production of the show was abruptly halted and its episode order was cut from 13 to 10—Swamp Thing has been cancel...
19:39, 06/06/2019

Spotify unveils its first-ever hardware device, but you can't actually buy the 'Car Thing' Spotify has been the unrivaled champion of the thriving music streaming industry for a number of years now, but relying entirely on a service under siege by tech giants including Apple and Amazon seems like decidedly risky business. As such, it's cer...
21:26, 05/17/2019

This Week, Amazon Has a Chance to Prove It Can Do the Right Thing on Its Own On Wednesday, during an Amazon shareholder meeting, investors will vote on proposals pushing for more oversight on the tech giant’s facial recognition efforts. But there are a number of caveats.Read more......
00:00, 05/21/2019

This Is the Greatest Thing Happening in Politics Today Today, Brexit fanatic and all-around wanker Nigel Farage was campaigning in the British city of Newcastle when he fell victim to the most wonderful thing happening in politics these days: the drive-by milkshake attack....
21:26, 05/20/2019

Another Civilization Wonder Built In Front Of The Real Thing Civ fans have a bit of a thing where they like to build in-game wonders in front of the actual wonder, and the latest to achieve the feat is not_today_trebeck, who beat the AI to the punch at Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza....
03:52, 05/20/2019

The Fed getting a sneak peek at July’s job numbers isn’t a bad thing The way things are supposed to work, the Federal Reserve shouldn’t have seen the job figures for July that will be reported Friday. Those numbers are supposed to be secret until late Thursday, when the head of the Federal Reserve is given a sneak pee...
21:00, 08/01/2019

Paul Benjamin, a ‘Corner Man’ in ‘Do the Right Thing,’ Is Dead In a career that lasted almost half a century, he also appeared on screen opposite Clint Eastwood and other stars and was frequently seen on television....
00:39, 07/06/2019

Apple wants you to use your iPhone for three years… then 'do one last great thing with it' Apple's latest ad encourages users to do their part for the planet and trade in their old iPhone after they are done with it. But how much of this is related to the environment, and how much is Apple crassly tugging at user's heartstrings in order to...
04:39, 05/10/2019

Look At This Weird Thing Donald Trump Just Belched Up In March, a young whale beached itself in Davao City, in the Philippines. When scientists from the local museum—it is, delightfully, called D’Bone Collector Natural History Museum—did a necropsy on the whale after its death, they discovered that it ...
07:26, 08/17/2019

Shrimp From 5 U.K. Rivers Have One Thing in Common: Cocaine A new study of chemicals in river wildlife found pesticides in many of its samples, and cocaine in all of them. The drug’s source remained a mystery....
17:52, 05/03/2019

Parents, it’s okay for your kids to see you missing them. It might even be a good thing. In trying to protect my daughter from my sadness and how much I would miss her, I missed an opportunity to bond with her before she transitioned into the next stage of her life....
21:00, 08/15/2019

The Warm-Up: Marcelo Bielsa did the honourable thing but… "…did he really need to? Plus, the Foxes are slowing building something, Virgil van Dijk and Vivianne Miedema are deserving recipients of PFA honours, plus Neymar’s terrible look."...
15:13, 05/01/2019

The Most Boring Thing About A Vector W8 Is Its Exhaust Note The Vector W8 Twin Turbo was the king of the automotive world’s collective imagination in the 1980s. It was all excess all the time, and it vroom vroomed around in the day dreams of many young and easily influenced automotive enthusiasts. Everything ...
08:00, 08/21/2019

The hardest thing about robots? Teaching them to cope with us Humans are spectacularly weird and unpredictable. Computer scientist Anca Dragan is working on helpful robots that understand how we get things wrong...
19:39, 08/13/2019

Bill de Blasio Just Can't Get the 'Normal Human Being' Thing Down Despite what the polls might lead you to believe, New York City mayor Bill de Blasio is a real person running for the real office of President of the United States....
05:39, 06/25/2019

Liquidity-hunting algos the next big thing in FX NDFs Other players are expected to follow Goldman Sachs and BNP Paribas in introducing algos designed to source both internal and external liquidity for FX NDFs, despite limited liquidity in many non-deliverable currencies....
14:26, 08/23/2019

This AI-powered text generator is the scariest thing I’ve ever seen — and you can try it OpenAI, a nonprofit focused on creating human-level artificial intelligence, just released an update to its GPT-2 text generator. I’m not being hyperbolic when I say that, after trying it, I’m legitimately terrified for the future of humanity if we d...
04:26, 08/22/2019

This thread about peeing in space is the best thing on Twitter today It’s not often I’m glued to my screen while someone talks about the intricacies of urination. Twitter, for all its problems, sometimes delivers a thread too good to pass up. These tales, often spun as threads, offer genuine insight into the human exp...
10:39, 07/20/2019

This Unwatchable Trump 'Satire' Could be the Worst Thing The Simpsons Has Ever Done I have a deep love for The Simpsons, despite its flaws, which is why it gives me no pleasure to say this: what the fuck is this piece of trash Trump video they just put out?...
16:00, 08/22/2019

Apple May Finally Fix the Most Annoying Thing About MacBook Models Apple may finally put an end to all its MacBook keyboard problems by gradually replacing all its MacBook keyboards with a brand new scissor switch-based keyboard design....
17:13, 07/26/2019

No, Met Gala, gender fluidity and camp aren’t the same thing The Met’s Costume Institute threw its big annual bash last night, and despite some confusion over the year’s campy theme, most of the celebrity guests did just fine, sticking to some of camp’s more obvious tropes, like ruffles, feat...
21:52, 05/07/2019

HBO’s reaction to the Starbucks cup is the best thing about ‘Game of Thrones’ this week Is the coffee dark and full of flavors in that Game of Thrones shot from Sunday’s episode that everybody is talking about? Well, not quite. HBO said in a statement that “the latte that appeared in the episode was a mistake,” adding ...
20:39, 05/07/2019

Oppo renders remind us that foldable phones are still a 'thing' It's been a long time since we last heard news about foldable phones, either in terms of real handsets or prospective ones in the form of leaks and renders – but some new images have popped up to remind us of this once-exciting form facto...
12:13, 06/10/2019

Dust has settled which means one thing: NBA power rankings LAS VEGAS — There’s a new world order in the NBA. Figuring out that order is another beast. After Kawhi Leonard picked the Clippers late Friday night, and made it a stunner by ensuring that Paul George joined him there in a trade from the Thunder, th...
12:39, 07/07/2019

Is starting my first diet the most adult thing I've ever done? | Coco Khan It is pure suffering. But I do it because I am grown-up enough to engage with my mortalityA few years ago, the word “adulting” seemed to reach its peak. I’d see it referenced everywhere – in ad campaigns, in real-life conversations, on mass-produced ...
16:39, 05/17/2019

Republican Leader Insists Trump Definitely Didn't Say the Thing He Definitely Said During his weekly press conference on Thursday, House Minority Leader Republican Rep. Kevin McCarthy used reason and logic to argue that President Donald Trump definitely doesn’t want to do the thing he clearly stated he wanted to do just one day ear...
05:52, 06/14/2019

Waymo's self-driving tech needs one big thing to succeed: More humans Despite aggressive technical strides, Waymo needs one thing before its self-driving cars become a seriously useful transportation system: people. We talked to the ones closest to it....
17:00, 08/17/2019

California Today: Atmospheric Rivers Are Back. That’s Not a Bad Thing. Wednesday: Why researchers came up with a new scale for the storms that hit California; Disneyland and the new theme park war; and 10 Persian recipes...
15:52, 05/15/2019

Next big thing Opelka blasts past Wawrinka into third round "Reilly Opelka blasted his way into the third round at Wimbledon on Wednesday as the giant 21-year-old American\u0027s serve eventually proved too hot to handle for triple grand slam champion Stan Wawrinka in a high-octane five set duel."...
18:00, 07/03/2019

The Most Interesting Thing About Valve's Fancy New VR Headset Might Be Its Controllers About a month ago, Valve teased that it was working on its own VR headset separate from the HTC’s Vive and Vive Pro, but still compatible with all the Steam VR games that are currently available. Now, Valve has finally released a ton of details about...
15:52, 05/01/2019

Crocs with fanny packs are a thing now? Some have sun visors, too. The net is confused. There's now no need to choose between Crocs or a fanny pack when you can have an all-in-one. Other new Crocs come with sun visors and fringe.        ...
18:00, 04/30/2019

DJI's Robomaster S1 Is the Closest Thing to RC Mario Kart, and It's a Blast DJI is already the worldwide leader for drones, and despite recently taking aim at GoPro with new Osmo Action, it’s venturing into yet another market with the new Robomaster S1. While this might seem like a move out of left field, DJI’s robotics effo...
09:00, 06/12/2019

This AI-powered subreddit has been simulating the real thing for years Can the human discourse on social media in 2019 be properly captured by a group of well-programmed bots? Of course it can. r/subredditsimulator is a subreddit -- three years in the making -- that consists solely of neural network bots. It works by ge...
11:13, 06/06/2019

Trump and the Squad both want the same thing – and Pelosi is in the way | Geoffrey Kabaservice They both want to make the progressive women the face of the Democratic party – to push the party further to the left – but Pelosi disagreesAmerican politics makes some extremely odd bedfellows. That’s worth keeping in mind when trying to understand ...
22:26, 07/18/2019

The Internet Is Changing the English Language. Is That a Good Thing? For more than 600 years, English speakers used because as a conjunction meaning “for the reason that,” dutifully following it with a full clause of explanation (or at least the word of). Then, a few years ago, this old standby suddenly be...
14:39, 07/18/2019

The Only Thing You Need to Buy Today Is This Giant Flamingo Pool Float for $10 I don’t care if you don’t have a pool or don’t know someone with a pool. Why would you ever skip past a $10 flamingo pool float? If you had this float, you’d find a damn pool. Right now, you can get the Intex Flamingo Inflatable Ride-On for a little ...
23:52, 05/24/2019

Netflix's 'Stranger Things' got one thing wrong about 1985 — there were no red M&Ms While "Stranger Things," now in its third season, has what seems like hundreds of hidden Easter eggs and obvious nods to pop culture in the decade, there's at least one thing it got wrong about 1985 — there were no red M&Ms....
03:52, 07/10/2019

Oh God This Sarah Huckabee Sanders for Governor Thing Might Actually Happen When President Donald Trump announced that world-class bullshit artist Sarah Huckabee Sanders was leaving his administration, he said he hoped Sanders would fill her father’s terrible shoes as governor of Arkansas someday....
02:26, 06/20/2019

Could Google’s innovative Pixel 4 gesture tracking be the next big thing? One of the key features of Google’s upcoming Pixel 4 handset, which the company confirmed on Monday to get in front of the slew of leaks, is radar technology called Project Soli that will be able to track hand gestures in the air and then turn ...
19:26, 07/30/2019

This Clip of Ben Carson Getting Owned Into the Sun Is a Thing of Pure Priceless Joy Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson really made a damn fool of himself on Tuesday in his testimony before the House Financial Services Committee. However, I am here to report that his Cookie Monster incident wasn’t even his most embarr...
19:00, 05/22/2019

Raspberry Pi 4: This thing is a PC, says board's creator Eben Upton In this Q&A, Eben Upton talks about what the new Raspberry Pi 4 makes possible, whether Windows will be coming to the Raspberry Pi, and future plans for the board....
17:00, 06/24/2019

Tom Skerritt tells us the funniest thing he ever witnessed on the Alien set Tom Skerritt has starred in some of the most iconic movies ever made—M*A*S*H, Alien, Steel Magnolias, Top Gun. He also won an Emmy in 1993 for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series, playing the sheriff of a small town plagued with a variety of biz...
14:13, 06/11/2019

Norway Might Have Won The Whole Thing, If Only They Hadn't Alienated The Best Player In The World The situation with Norway’s women’s soccer team is like something out of the Iliad. In this analogy, the World Cup is the Trojan War, the Norwegian team is the heavily armed but nonetheless overmatched Greek army, and Ada Hegerberg is Achilles, the G...
22:13, 06/05/2019

Reese Witherspoon Reveals the One Thing Meryl Streep Can't Do With three Oscars, three Emmys and eight Golden Globes, Meryl Streep seems unstoppable. But on Monday's episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Reese Witherspoon revealed the one thing her Big......
20:39, 05/20/2019

Of Course Trump Signed This D-Day Thing Like a Damn Autograph Book Aside from President Trump holding up a D-Day memorial to do a Fox News interview with the abominable Laura Ingraham with a cemetery backdrop, Trump’s trip overseas was relatively low on comedic value....
16:13, 06/07/2019

‘Is there such a thing as vegan loo roll?’: how to have a cruelty-free home From plant-based paint to ethical furniture, creating a vegan home is less complicated, and costly, than you may thinkWith vegan food, fashion and makeup firmly established in the mainstream, more and more people are looking for ways to have an ethic...
17:52, 06/29/2019

OK, here is a complete list of every damn thing that is coming to Quibi (so far) Quibi, the forthcoming short-form streaming service with the dumb-yet-catchy moniker, hasn’t put on a flamboyant presentation like its Disney+ or Apple TV+ competitors (yet), but that hasn’t stopped the billion dollar-infused platform from announcing...
23:39, 08/23/2019

Key Sector of Economy Is Slowing, But Economists Think It May Be a Good Thing Growth in the services industries slowed for the second month in a row, but analysts think it could be a sign the economy is settling into a steady pace of growth....
21:00, 05/03/2019

Nadal says Wimbledon's seedings system 'not a good thing' Spaniard Rafael Nadal has criticized Wimbledon's unique seedings formula, which could hinder his chances of a third title when the tournament starts on Monday....
15:52, 06/25/2019

I can’t believe this Taco Bell hotel and resort is a real thing The newest creation that Taco Bell has cooked up is something the fast food chain is describing, with great fanfare in an official announcement today, as a “tacoasis.” No, it’s not some new menu item that’s going to clog your ...
07:52, 05/17/2019

Congratulations, Swamp Thing, on having some of the grossest body horror ever put on TV Look, you should know what you’re getting into if you sit down to watch something called Swamp Thing. I certainly thought I did; I was never one to seek out the comics (though I do have a memory of tearing through iconoclastic comics writer Alan Moo...
17:39, 05/31/2019

Well, here's a contender for the most pants-shittingly freaky thing you'll see all year “What if John Carpenter’s The Thing was a documentary?” That’s one question that scurried across our minds when we stumbled across the below video, which we’ll do our best to describe using human words....
21:52, 07/15/2019

The surreal thing – fashion archive, 27 June 1988 27 June 1988 The fact is that high fashion is, and always has been, a surrealist movementFashion is effete. It is a form of creativity unable to stand on its own feet. Too weak to instigate, it feeds reactively on stronger movements. For the past 10 ...
10:26, 06/27/2019

DoorDash Announces It's Replacing That Whole Tip-Skimming Scheme Thing Apparently taking Amazon’s lead, DoorDash announced a revised pay model on Thursday that should fetch its couriers “more money on average,” according to DoorDash CEO Tony Xu—that is, compared to the previous tip-skimming operation the company has bee...
07:39, 08/23/2019

The Russos are teasing some kind of Community thing at Comic-Con It’s one of those weird little touches of modern pop culture that the guys who spent the last few years directing some of the most explosive, expensive, and box-office-smashingly bombastic films in Hollywood history got their start in the world of ni...
23:13, 07/13/2019

Hey, Handmaid's Tale, I Have Some Questions About This Body Horror Thing The latest episode of Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale sent the Waterfords to Washington, as they negotiate for the return of June’s baby and grapple with a new and harsher side of Gilead. The episode is filled with on-the-nose—or rather, just under-the-no...
06:52, 06/27/2019

Being laughed out of Silicon Valley was the best thing to happen to my startup Being dismissed by Silicon Valley VCs was humbling, but growing my company here in Bozeman, Montana turned out to be an asset, not a liability.Read More...
13:52, 06/03/2019

When Eurocommercial paper was ‘the most invidious’ thing in capital markets The early pages of Euromoney often saw odd storms blow up, apparently out of nowhere – and one of the oddest was the short but sharp squall over Eurocommercial paper (ECP)....
16:00, 04/28/2019

Kickstarter has fewer video game projects, and that's a good thing Video game projects may have found their stride in the crowdfunding world. According to ICO Partners, fewer games are being pitched on Kickstarter, but a greater percentage are reaching their goals. And the total amount raised by gaming campaigns is....
23:26, 07/15/2019

DC Universe cancels ‘Swamp Thing’ after a single episode (updated) DC Universe cancelled Swamp Thing, its streaming sci-fi series, after a single episode. The live-action drama set in swamplands of Louisiana was cancelled on Thursday, less than a week after airing its pilot episode, reported TVLine. The streaming se...
22:26, 06/06/2019

Stiliyan Petrov: ‘When my kids google my name, the first thing that comes up is: beat cancer' The Aston Villa legend says his experience with leukaemia ‘will always be on my mind’ but is happy, healthy and working towards becoming a managerIt was 11 years ago but Stiliyan Petrov makes it sound like yesterday. He knows exactly how he positione...
13:26, 05/26/2019

Republicans are becoming economic populists again. That's a good thing | Zaid Jilani The Republican senator Josh Hawley has accused his party of failing to protect Americans from capitalism. He’s rightIn 1956, the Republican party met for its national convention in San Francisco and laid out a platform that won President Dwight D Eis...
01:39, 08/09/2019

The Lightest Object In The Universe asks, what if the apocalypse were a good thing? If we’re honest, the collapse of civilization is probably only a few decades away. Science fiction writers came to this realization at least half a century ago, which is why our grandparents got the hopeful, technicolor Star Trek, while we get the ni...
20:39, 07/08/2019

Critic’s Pick: Review: What the Crow Knows in ‘Grief Is the Thing With Feathers’ An amazing Cillian Murphy portrays both a grieving dad and the mythical bird who takes over his life in Enda Walsh’s adaptation of Max Porter’s novel....
07:00, 04/29/2019

'Sonic the Hedgehog' director says he hears you about the teeth thing and he'll make changes When the 'Sonic the Hedgehog' trailer came out earlier this week, it immediately set off an internet-wide case of odontophobia. While no re-imagining of a beloved childhood character will ever be without critics, CGI Sonic's human-like teeth and gene...
16:13, 05/03/2019

"Had Bhang Lassi" In India: Jeremy Hunt On Naughtiest Thing He's Done Jeremy Hunt, one of the two people vying to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, said on Monday that the naughtiest thing he was prepared to confess on a programme was that he once had a Bhang......
10:00, 06/24/2019

First teaser for new Swamp Thing TV series brings on the straight-up horror Swamp Thing teaser trailer. DC Universe has dropped the first teaser for its forthcoming TV adaption of Swamp Thing, and tonally it feels more like a horror film than your standard comic superhero fare. And that makes sense, given that one of the e...
13:13, 05/02/2019

Oddworld: Soulstorm gameplay: Abe’s old-school return is a beautiful thing Enlarge / An odd storm is brewing... (credit: Oddworld Inhabitants) SANTA MONICA, Calif.—Video game fans of a certain age may remember when pre-rendered sprites dominated every platform in the mid-90s. In the decades since, some of those games (lik...
18:13, 06/06/2019

Spotify is testing its first piece of hardware – the voice-controlled ‘Car Thing’ Spotify has started testing its first piece of hardware, a music player for your car that the company has named “Car Thing” and which will apparently serve an even more important purpose than going on sale as a mainstream consumer electro...
01:52, 05/18/2019

The Mindhunter season finale is frustrating as hell—and that's a good thing Wayne Williams, to use a phrase I’ve heard detectives say on TV, looks good. His stories are inconsistent, his movements suspicious—seriously, who goes out at 3 AM to “scout out” a vague address of someone you’ve never met, or even talked to on the p...
20:52, 08/21/2019

Fikayo Tomori: ‘Chelsea’s loanees want the same thing but I’m focused on Derby’ Derby’s player of the season relishes playing for Frank Lampard against Leeds in the Championship play-offs knowing victory could set up a final with Aston Villa and Tammy AbrahamHaving called Chelsea home since the age of seven, Fikayo Tomori is we...
00:00, 05/11/2019

Lance Armstrong: 'It wasn't legal but I wouldn't change a thing' ‘We did what we had to do to win,’ says 47-year-oldInterview with former cyclist to be aired next weekFormer cycling champion Lance Armstrong has said he “wouldn’t change a thing” about the doping that led to him being stripped of his record seven To...
10:39, 05/24/2019

Hippos poop a huge amount of silicon every day – and it’s a good thing By eating plants and then defecating in the water, hippos act as living silicon pumps – a service that may be essential for the health of their whole ecosystem...
22:13, 05/01/2019

This chatty, impossibly cute baby could teach us all a thing or two about conversation Babies are smelly and loud, but, yes, are they cute. We acknowledge this. However, their language of goos and gas undoubtedly make for some stale conversation. This baby, though? This baby can put any other talker to shame....
22:26, 06/05/2019

Do the Right Thing review – Spike Lee's towering, timeless tour de force Racial tensions hit boiling point on the Brooklyn streets in a masterwork whose relevance remains starker than everFive years ago, for the film’s 25th anniversary, Spike Lee threw a big party with a special video message from Barack and Michelle Obam...
14:39, 08/02/2019

Lance Armstrong ‘wouldn’t change a thing’ about his doping downfall An unapologetic and unabashed Lance Armstrong said he wouldn’t have changed a thing about his rampant doping that led to what he called “the biggest meltdown in the history of sports.” The former cycling great — who was stripped of his seven Tour de ...
19:26, 05/24/2019

Lance Armstrong on doping past: 'I wouldn't change a thing' "Former cycling champion Lance Armstrong has said he \"wouldn\u0027t change a thing\" about the doping that led to him being stripped of his record seven Tour de France titles, according to details of an interview that will air next week on NBCSN."...
00:52, 05/24/2019

Spotify is testing a voice-controlled device called "Car Thing" The company says don't be surprised if you hear about new devices like "Voice Thing" and "Home Thing" sometime soon.        ...
19:13, 05/17/2019

Inside and outside cabinet, there are Tories worrying if they’ve done the right thing | Isabel Hardman Some moderate ex-ministers want nothing to do with Johnson. Others, from within, hope to steer him away from no dealWho is in the most turmoil in the Tory party? Is it the moderate Tory MPs who decided to leave government this week in protest at Bori...
19:00, 07/26/2019

Airless tires from GM and Michelin could make flats a thing of the past GM and Michelin are working on a prototype tire design they unveiled this week which will start being tested on Chevy Bolts later this year — and, more importantly, is intended to eliminate the prospect of blowouts and flat tires once it’...
02:13, 06/06/2019

This AI-Generated Joe Rogan Voice Sounds Eerily Like the Real Thing In recent years, eerily accurate deepfake videos have gotten a lot of press, but automated voice replication has been quietly sliding into the uncanny valley as well. Case in point: The AI company Dessa has created a simulation of podcaster Joe Rogan...
22:00, 05/17/2019

Super-fast internet from satellites is the next big thing in the space race Adam Gilmour from Gilmour Space Technologies says private companies are looking to launch thousands of small satellites into space that can provide high-speed broadband anywhere on the planet....
11:39, 07/22/2019

The PS5’s high-speed SSD might make loading screens a thing of the past Sony won’t announce the PlayStation 5 anytime soon, but that isn’t stopping the company from teasing its next-generation console. Sony’s lead architect Mark Cerny revealed in an interview last month a few details about the unrelease...
04:00, 05/11/2019

The Sandman, Catch-22, Cloud Atlas ... is there such thing as an 'unfilmable' book? Books by authors like Neil Gaiman and Gabriel García Márquez have been dismissed as too difficult to adapt. With Netflix offering both time and cash, is that true anymore? It’s remarkable how many “unfilmable” books have been, well, filmed. With this...
22:52, 07/03/2019

Globalisation as we know it will not survive Trump. And that’s a good thing | Larry Elliott The markets are spooked, but we need a new world order which makes room for local solutions and the nation stateThe significance of the trade war between China and the US goes well beyond the impact of tit-for-tat tariffs, or which of two self-styled...
09:13, 08/08/2019

It May Not Be a Bad Thing Fewer U.S. Babies Were Born in 2018 Than in Any Year Since 1986 With American women increasingly delaying having children, fewer U.S. babies were born in 2018 than in any year since 1986, according to provisional data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistic...
20:00, 05/15/2019

BJP Win After Mayawati-Akhilesh Yadav Alliance A Big Thing: Rajnath Singh On his first visit to Lucknow after getting re-elected to Parliament, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said Bharatiya Janata Party's victory in the General Election was a big thing as the......
22:26, 06/21/2019

Baseball in London? It’s a Real Thing, Even When the Yankees Aren’t Visiting Britain’s rare baseball devotees hope the visit from the Red Sox and Yankees this weekend will make the sport more than a niche activity in their country....
23:39, 06/26/2019

This is the most important thing you need to know before you see Netflix’s upcoming ‘Game of Thrones’ rival Game of Thrones is dead and buried, leaving behind a massive vacuum that everyone is looking to take advantage of. HBO is working on two separate fantasy shows, including a Thrones prequel as well as His Dark Materials, based on the novel trilogy of ...
20:52, 08/20/2019

Exterior airbag could be the next big thing in auto safety. Here's how it works An external airbag could reduce the severity of occupant injuries by 40%, according to German car parts maker ZF.       ...
18:26, 06/10/2019

With Nest Hub Max, Google Added a Camera and Ruined the Best Thing About the Home Hub Over the past two years, Google’s made a lot of strides when it comes to smart home tech—to the point where the Google Home Hub is our smart display of choice. At this year’s I/O developer conference, it seems like Google’s doubling down with the Nes...
22:52, 05/07/2019

Jesse Watters challenges Rep. Omar: 'Please say one good thing about America' Fox News' Jesse Watters took on Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., over her criticism of the U.S. government's role during the ongoing push for regime change in Venezuela....
04:39, 05/03/2019

Chris Evert: Winning US Open isn’t best thing for Coco Gauff ESPN analyst and six-time U.S. Open champion Chris Evert talks with The Post’s Justin Terranova about last year’s controversial final, Serena Williams’ chances this year and taking things slow with Coco Gauff. Q: Is this a different Madison Keys this...
06:52, 08/23/2019

The Only Thing Worse Than Nancy Pelosi's Case Against Impeachment Is Her Supporters Center for American Progress president Neera Tanden has had enough—of people criticizing Nancy Pelosi for her handling of the Donald Trump impeachment non-inquiry—talk of which flared up again after Trump said on Wednesday that he would be happy to t...
05:52, 06/14/2019

After managing my own money for years, I know the most important thing I could ask a financial advisor Personal Finance Insider writes about products, strategies, and tips to help you make smart decisions with your money. We may receive a small commission from our partners, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objective. Ge...
22:13, 06/03/2019

Tom Brady left 'very confused' over strange 'millennial thing' tweet New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady knows a lot about winning Super Bowls, making the right plays and being able to stay healthy and compete at a high level at his age....
20:39, 05/20/2019

The views aren’t even the craziest thing about this 360-degree infinity pool Just getting into this pool is enough to make you feel like James Bond. Designs for what could be the world’s first rooftop infinity pool, with 360-degree views of the London skyline, were unveiled this week by UK-based manufacturer Compass Poo...
03:00, 06/07/2019

HP's Revamped VR Backpack Delivers the Closest Thing to True VR Freedom Yet Does a VR headset still qualify as a standalone device if the computer powering the headset is strapped to your back rather than built into the goggles? I don’t know, and I’m not sure how much that distinction really matters, because while Oculus is ...
12:26, 05/28/2019

Did 2003 really happen, or were we all living in an alternate universe where this kind of thing seem Did 2003 really happen, or were we all living in an alternate universe where this kind of thing seemed normal? Everything from the chrome big n’ littles to the color-shift paint to the SpoCom crazy EP3 Civic Si-shaped body basically carbon dates this...
13:52, 05/08/2019

Ned Yost Can Teach You Whippersnappers A Thing Or Two About The Moon Landing, So Listen Up! The Royals beat the White Sox 11-0 last night, and got a complete game shutout from starting pitcher Glenn Sparkman. But who gives a shit about any of that? We’re here to learn about space from Royals manager Ned Yost....
18:26, 07/17/2019

Motherly surveyed moms and the state of motherhood in the US is trash, except for one thing Motherly surveyed millennial moms about their thoughts on motherhood and the results aren't great, except for a few things.        ...
07:00, 05/15/2019

The Only Thing That Can Fight My Crazy Acne Breakouts Is This $16 Niacinamide Serum I might be 28 years old, but I still get breakouts like I’m 14 and only just learning about acne. Over the years, I’ve tried countless products for my skin, and no, Proactiv has never worked for me. My skin is nowhere near critical—I don’t have cysti...
23:52, 06/03/2019

The saddest thing about the England-USA rivalry? For most Americans it doesn't exist Alex Morgan’s celebration aside, Jill Ellis’s team smothered England’s passion and spirit with the most hurtful sentiment of all: indifferenceIn the hyped-up build-up, the fine margins that decided the match and the most condescending cup of tea in h...
16:00, 07/03/2019

Why Gary Vaynerchuck thinks privacy is dead and it’s a good thing The answers to almost any question that pops into our head can be answered by simply “Googling it.” As a result of our insatiable desire for instant gratification, 90% of all internet searches are taking place through Google and its compa...
09:13, 06/11/2019

Intel’s new chips just fixed the worst thing about ultrathin laptops It was only a few months ago that Intel unveiled a series of brand new 10th-gen processors that can deliver more powerful graphics performance to super slim laptops. The chipmaker isn’t done updating its product line, and we now have a few extr...
06:26, 08/22/2019

Haas Formula 1's Steiner: Tyre window mystery 'not the right thing' Haas team principal Gunther Steiner believes the large impact that Pirelli's 2019 tyres are having on the Formula 1 pecking order is "not the right thing" for grand prix racing...
15:00, 05/05/2019

Aaron Carter Claims Michael Jackson Did One Thing "That Was a Little Bit Inappropriate" Aaron Carter is speaking up. In a newly released clip of the former child star for his upcoming appearance on Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars Family Edition, Carter brought up an......
01:52, 05/21/2019

‘The Best Thing That Ever Happened to Chickpeas.’ Google Celebrates Falafel With a Doodle Tuesday’s Google Doodle features a short animation of three falafel balls jumping into an open pita filled with hummus, tomato, and cucumber. As Google itself put it, falafel is “the best thing that ever happened to chickpeas – with...
06:00, 06/19/2019

The best thing to do today to teach kids about money, according to a CEO who worked in finance for 10 years Laura Levine The best way to teach kids about money is to incorporate prices and spending into everyday conversations. That's according to financial literacy expert Laura Levine, who spent 10 years working in finance before becoming CEO of the nonpr...
19:39, 08/18/2019

Swimming: Podium protests a thing of the past - FINA executive Marculescu The executive director of swimming' s governing body FINA Cornel Marculescu said on Sunday he hoped there would be no repeat of the podium protests that marred the world championships this week and that athletes would lose their medals if there was....
16:00, 07/28/2019

Maluma's rep defends his controversial Mother's Day kiss on the lips as 'a cultural thing' Maluma’s representative defended the Columbian singer after some fans criticized an Instagram photo of him kissing his mother in honor of Mother’s Day, explaining that the gesture is “a cultural thing.”...
13:00, 05/14/2019

Buttigieg backs far-left idea of erasing Thomas Jefferson's name: 'It's the right thing to do' Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg said Friday that things named after President Thomas Jefferson should be renamed because that’s the “right thing to do.”...
13:52, 05/18/2019

Josh Brown: Why 10 years of no returns may be a good thing for younger investors The "very best thing" that can happen to investors in their 20s, 30s and early 40s is another 10-year period of no returns in the S&P 500, expert Josh Brown says....
07:52, 07/25/2019

Trump defends tariff threat against Mexico, calls it ‘beautiful thing’ President Trump called tariffs a “beautiful thing” and credited his use of them with forcing Mexico to reach a deal with the US on immigration and predicted the duties will also pressure China to give in on trade. Trump defended employing...
17:39, 06/10/2019

CDC to E-Scooter Riders: Please, for the Love of God, Do the Absolute Bare Minimum Safety Thing Amidst a rise in reports that emergency rooms are seeing a spike in visits from people who have seriously messed themselves up while riding electric scooters, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention decided to assess the threat of the increasi...
21:00, 05/01/2019

Monster Jam husband-and-wife duo make thrilling stunts into a family thing This husband-and-wife duo rule their family by day and tag-team monster trucks by night. Since 1998, Jim and Dawn Creten have impressed fans with wheelies, flips and other high-flying stunts in the big-wheeled trucks they’ve named Bounty Hunter and S...
00:26, 06/08/2019

I Think I Found the One Thing the 2019 Ford Super Duty F-250 Limited Is Actually Good At I’ll be totally honest with you here right up front: I am not a fan of colossal, expensive pickup trucks that are a pain in the ass to drive in the city and yet too fancy and luxurious to do anything actually dirty with. I fundamentally don’t underst...
21:52, 07/31/2019

‘Velocity is the number one thing’: This high-tech biomechanics lab is changing baseball Driveline Baseball is helping pitchers throw harder than ever, using sophisticated equipment and an intellectual approach. Its influence can be felt at the highest levels of the sport....
20:26, 05/23/2019

Molly Qerim waiting for one thing after ‘inappropriate’ LaVar Ball comment Molly Qerim is still waiting on an apology from LaVar Ball. Addressing the comment made by the Big Baller Brand patriarch during his appearance on “First Take” on Monday, in which he told Qerim she could “switch gears with me any da...
16:13, 06/19/2019

A Vintage Toyota Corolla SR-5 Drag Car Isn't the Weirdest Thing You'll Find in Brooklyn Today it’s not hard to think of Japanese auto companies being periodic specialists in high-revving, fun, little cars. But back in the ‘70s that was still something of a new concept. We went looking for a bit of that history in Williamsburg, and found...
02:52, 06/19/2019

Trump's Iran warning 'the right thing' as US 'tightens the screws' on Tehran, Graham says President Trump is "doing the right thing" by warning Iran against taking military action against the United States, calling recent moves by the administration a way of "tightening the screws" on the government in Tehran, according to Senate Judiciar...
03:52, 05/21/2019

This One’s For The Ladies—and for Magic Mike fans seeking a peek at the real thing The lights are dimmed, and a mess of chairs and tables form a circle around a makeshift dance floor. It’s primed for the arrival of twins Tyga and Raw Dog, two impressively sculpted dancers who emerge shirtless, bodies bulging for a night of female-o...
19:39, 06/06/2019

Quentin Tarantino says Once Upon A Time In Hollywood is "the closest thing I’ve done to Pulp Fiction” Lucky audiences in France have spent the day making us jealous with their takes on Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon A Time In Hollywood, which just saw its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival. Our own dispatch is coming soon, but, in the meantime...
09:39, 05/22/2019

Miss the eclipse? Don’t worry, NASA stuffed the whole thing into a 5-minute video A total solar eclipse graces a small section of planet Earth yesterday afternoon. Not many people got to see it in person, but thanks to a partnership between NASA and the San Francisco-based Exploratorium, plenty of science fans got to enjoy it via ...
23:26, 07/03/2019

Chrissy Teigen Poses Nude as She Calls Her 2 Kids the "Best Thing I Ever Made" Chrissy Teigen is baring all this Mother's Day. The Cravings cookbook author posted a NSFW black and white mirror selfie on Instagram from when she was pregnant with one of her two......
04:52, 05/13/2019

Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw Proves There’s Such a Thing as Too Much Action An action-packed movie is supposedly a good thing. Is there any such thing as too much action? Of course not! Just keep stuffing it in. Need to cut some banter or character insights to fit more action? Go right ahead. Nobody really cares about that s...
00:39, 08/02/2019

Swamp Thing's Creepy Post-Credits Scene Could Have Been a Big Deal in Another Universe DC Universe’s Swamp Thing, a show that was too good for this world, has returned to the Green after being canceled before the series ever really got a chance to take root. The series’ finale did what it could to tie up its many loose ends, but becaus...
09:00, 08/07/2019

Democrats and Republicans both love the same thing: Disastrous healthcare price controls If there’s one thing Republicans can agree on when it comes to healthcare, it’s that they are opposed to “Medicare for all.” Alternatively known as “socialized medicine” or “single-payer healthcare,” "Medicare for all" is a polite way of saying that ...
10:13, 08/06/2019

‘One bad thing that I’m guilty of’: Congressman says he took photo with enemy corpse during military service The congressman from California, who is awaiting trial on unrelated corruption charges, made the remarks while talking about the Navy SEAL who is charged with killing a prisoner....
02:00, 05/28/2019

Netflix's The I-Land Trailer Conjures Up the Scariest Thing of All...the Fyre Festival? Netflix has released the first glimpse at The I-Land with a teaser clearly designed to rip on the announcement trailer for the failed Fyre Festival—even though the limited series doesn’t look to be about that at all. Either way, something tells me th...
14:52, 08/21/2019

Angelina Jolie Is a Wild Thing Rolling in the Sheets in Sexy Perfume Ad Wild thing, you make my heart sing... Angelina Jolie showcases her sexy, tattooed body as she rolls around topless in sheets on a bed in a new ad for Mon Guerlain Eau de Parfum Intense,......
09:52, 08/03/2019

Hundreds of strangers attend Korean War vet's funeral on Memorial Day weekend: 'The right thing to do' A public call for mourners to attend the Ohio funeral of an unaccompanied 90-year-old Korean War veteran Saturday resulted in an overwhelming response....
00:26, 05/27/2019

What WAS that thing on floor when Prince Charles hosted Trump for tea at Clarence House? Prince Charles and wife Camilla hosted Trumps for tea at Clarence House, after first clearing floor of a little media litter.        ...
00:00, 06/04/2019

Zendaya thinks about one thing pretty often: Tom Holland dying because of his Spidey suit With all the stunts Tom Holland has to do as Spider-Man, it can become quite a dangerous job. He doesn’t do everything, but even just wearing his skin-tight mask has co-star Zendaya recoiling with worry. In a new interview with MTV News, while Holla...
22:13, 07/01/2019

Rep. Duncan Hunter: Navy SEAL accused of war crimes 'did one bad thing that I'm guilty of, too' Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images California Rep. Duncan Hunter said over the weekend he was also "guilty" of taking photos with dead bodies while he was serving as a Marine. Hunter's comments came in reference ot the case of Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher, w...
22:52, 05/28/2019

Chinese star Fan Bingbing reflects on tax controversy: 'This trough is actually a good thing' Chinese movie star Fan Bingbing, who is believed to have been disappeared by her own nation for four months last year, is now thanking its Communist authorities for her punishment....
19:13, 08/04/2019

The wildest thing about Doom Patrol is how it carries on the work of Norman Lear In terms of television series, Doom Patrol is pretty out there. Based on a DC Comics property (specifically, the late-1980s iteration written by Grant Morrison), the show revolves around outcasts and weirdos of the superhero universe, people who see ...
00:13, 06/05/2019

Half-Naked Australian Man Uses Didgeridoo To Ward Off Intruder, Then Reenacts The Whole Thing Thieves in Australia, beware: Do not try to break into the house of Adelaide’s Kym Abrook. Though he’s 52 years old, he teaches Brazilian jiu-jitsu and has the ability to destroy you with a didgeridoo if it comes to that. He doesn’t even need pants t...
05:00, 06/04/2019

Serena Williams recalls US Open meltdown in essay, thought she was 'doing the right thing' Serena Williams penned an essay about her outburst at the 2018 U.S. Open, in which she accused the chair umpire of sexism after being penalized on three separate occasions....
03:13, 07/10/2019

That Viral Video of a Robot Uprising Is Fake Because the Real Thing Will Be So Much Deadlier Have you seen that viral video of a robot getting its ass kicked by humans? The robot is forced to perform a variety of agility drills and gets hit with a hockey stick, enduring quite a bit of abuse before the robot finally pulls a gun on its human t...
23:00, 06/17/2019

'The last thing you want is 535 special counsels': Graham defends advice to Trump Jr. over subpoena "What you see happening is Congressional committees are now beginning to take the place of prosecutors, and that's dangerous for us all," Graham told host Sean Hannity....
04:52, 05/16/2019

Opinion: US confidence rubbing some opponents the wrong way, and that's a good thing US women rolled through group stage with a record 18 goals and three shutouts, and the trash talking on all sides should be considered a good thing.       ...
23:26, 06/23/2019

Adult space camp is a real thing, plus more summer camps for grown-ups Adult summer camps involve beer and wine tastings, kayaking, yoga on the beach, space exploration and more.       ...
18:26, 06/23/2019

Customers Being Wrongly Detained for 'Stolen' Rental Cars Is Apparently a Thing Quite a few of you probably have plans to travel and rent cars this summer, so listen up: There have been various cases where rental car companies like Hertz have mistakenly reported their cars as missing and then getting unsuspecting customers arres...
20:13, 05/24/2019

Sophie Turner Calls Joe Jonas the "Best Thing That's Ever Happened to Me" in Birthday Tribute Happy birthday, Joe Jonas! The Jonas Brothers band member turned 30 on Thursday, and several of his famous family members celebrated his big day on social media. "Happy 30th......
18:39, 08/15/2019

Opinion: The Open Championship at Portrush might be only thing Northern Ireland can agree on The Open Championship makes first appearance in Northern Ireland since 1951; the Troubles are in past, but province retains slightly sinister air.       ...
12:52, 07/16/2019

A Ridiculously Low-Mileage MG Metro 6R4 Rally Car Is Headed to Auction; Someone Buy This Ugly Thing The MG Metro 6R4—named after its six cylinders, rally purpose, and four-wheel drive—may be the ugliest Group B rally car ever, but it’s also incredibly soulful and it sounds incredible. One with only seven miles on its odometer is going up for auctio...
03:00, 05/31/2019

‘Hong Kong Thing’ Is ‘Very Tough,’ but Trump Doesn’t Criticize China Critics and allies said President Trump’s relative disinterest in human rights and focus on economics have kept him from taking sides between China and the protesters....
04:26, 08/14/2019

John Oliver bashes Yankees fandom: ‘Wrong thing to do morally’ John Oliver is sticking it to the Yankees again. The popular comedian took aim at the Evil Empire while explaining his Mets fandom during the Amazin’s 4-3 win over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday afternoon. “As a real sports fan in England, ...
00:13, 05/27/2019

What we're listening to: 'The Comedian’s Comedian' and 'Up First' In this month's installment of our audio IRL, we're back to podcasts. Senior Editor Daniel Cooper explains why Stuart Goldsmith's show is a delight and Senior News Editor Billy Steele expresses gratitude for the short pod that keeps hi...
18:26, 05/13/2019

Taylor Swift's "Lover" Music Video Is the Most Romantic Thing You Will Watch Today Can we always have live streams be this special forever and ever? Just hours after shutting down New York City's Central Park to perform on Good Morning America, Taylor Swift......
12:52, 08/23/2019

Amanda Seyfried Performing Taylor Swift's "Mean" Is the Most Fetch Thing To Happen This Week Two people who were personally victimized by Regina George are now speaking up. Or rather, belting out. Mean Girls stars Amanda Seyfried (Karen Smith, duh) and Ashley Park (Broadway's......
22:13, 07/26/2019

Swamp Thing Died a Beautiful, Misunderstood Virgin in Its Messy Series Finale Swamp Thing’s season one finale “Loose Ends” is aptly named. It’s the first of the ill-fated series’ episodes that telegraphs just how suddenly Warner Bros. canceled the show, while also reducing the length of the season from 13 episodes to 10 (whil...
14:13, 08/03/2019

Netflix taps Coco's Matthew Aldrich to run its new "Narnia cinematic universe" thing While Netflix has a number of assets in its ongoing fight for total domination over the pop culture landscape—comedy, films, Keanu—it still, years into its pursuit of original offerings, lacks a truly big-budget killer app to draw the people in. (Or ...
06:26, 06/13/2019

Brett Favre spikes any chance of football comeback: 'The last thing I want to do is come back and play' Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre created a stir last week after a post on his Instagram account said the former star was planning a comeback in the sport next year....
19:26, 06/25/2019

Opinion: Does Tyreek Hill mean what he says? Disconcerting reception shows fans care about one thing Chiefs WR Tyreek Hill returns with an aim to turn his life around. But do fans care about his past? His reception seems to indicate no.       ...
08:39, 07/29/2019

Opinion: List of issues for NFL's next collective bargaining agreement overshadowed by one thing There's two years left on the NFL's current collective bargaining agreement, but the next deal hinges on several issues. But money towers over it all.        ...
23:00, 05/25/2019

Adam Eaton: Actually, The Financial Struggles Of Minor League Players Are A Good Thing Kelyn Soong of Washington City Paper recently covered the lives of a couple players on the Nationals’ Triple-A affiliate: the Potomac Nationals. The story focuses on the financial difficulties that minor league ball players face while trying to chase...
02:13, 06/24/2019

Instagram hiding its likes is no bad thing, but people will find a way round it | Rebecca Nicholson Taking away the little red heart does little to protect users – the culture of validation is too deeply entrenched to be killed offI used to love Instagram. Amid the family politics and local gossip of Facebook and the unpredictable snark of Twitter,...
10:26, 05/02/2019

Tony Hawk: 'Chasing a skateboard career into adult life is the bravest thing I've done' Legendary skateboarder Tony Hawk has broken his pelvis and elbow, fractured his skull and had more than 20 concussions — but still won't walk away from the sport....
07:52, 06/12/2019

Rachel Bilson and Adam Brody's The O.C. Reunion Is the Closest Thing Fans Will Ever Get to a Revival Seth and Summer forever! At least until they have to catch their flights! Rachel Bilson and Adam Brody had a little The O.C. reunion at the airport, and that's likely the only O.C.......
23:52, 08/15/2019

North Carolina Film Office denies that tax screw-ups are what killed the Swamp Thing Earlier this week, the minds behind the DC Universe streaming service made a somewhat surprising announcement: The Swamp Thing TV show, initially presented as one of the big flagship series of the superhero-themed subscription offering (complete with...
03:39, 06/09/2019

Former Obama campaign official: Lack of early endorsements for Biden could be a good thing Robin Biro, who served as a regional field director for the Obama-Biden campaign, argues that it's better for Biden to not get early endorsements from Obama loyalists right now....
19:00, 05/13/2019

New Swamp Thing trailer suggests nature is gross and vengeful, and yeah, that sounds right DC Universe has unleashed a new, full trailer for the upcoming Swamp Thing series, which recently had its production cut short but that’s fine, everything is fine because they have enough footage of the swamp guy to make all these trailers. The serie...
00:26, 05/29/2019

Kim Kardashian Returns to the White House to Discuss Prison Reform: ''I Wanted to Do the Right Thing'' Kim Kardashian is all suited up and ready to talk prison reform. On Thursday, the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star took Washington, D.C. by storm at the Second Chance Hiring and......
00:39, 06/14/2019

Kayaker watches huge python devour crocodile, photographs the entire thing Kayaking is a relaxing outdoor activity that you can enjoy just about anywhere there’s a suitable body of water. Unless you’re tackling rapids, it’s generally pretty laid back, but one Australian man had his kayaking excursion inter...
21:52, 07/10/2019

Type-2 diabetes symptoms: Doing this one thing on holiday could reduce blood sugar levels TYPE-2 diabetes symptoms could be reduced on holiday by watching what you eat and drink. Here’s why doing this one thing can lower blood sugar levels....
21:39, 06/02/2019

Whoopi Goldberg has found one thing all the ladies on the ‘The View’ agree on Amid feuding 'View' co-hosts and tell-all books, Whoopi Goldberg has the solution for bringing everyone together: her new clothing line, DUBGEE.        ...
22:26, 05/15/2019

‘The worst thing you can do is rush’: Inside the strangest 22 minutes in Kentucky Derby history. Three Churchill Downs stewards answered two phone calls from jockeys placing objections, beginning a period of unprecedented uncertainty at horse racing’s biggest event....
03:13, 05/07/2019

Why This All-White Memorial Day Weekend Sale at Macy’s Is the Blackest Thing That Ever Happened This Week 1. Because reserving an entire section of the store for Memorial Day soirees, crispy cabaret linens, post-prom line-up BBQs and Kenny Lattimore jazz cruise brunches on skinny rivers proves that someone at Macy’s clearly did their research and knows w...
23:00, 05/23/2019

From Abba to the Arctic Monkeys, the perfect pop songs have one thing in common | Hannah Jane Parkinson There is a reason radio edits last about three minutes: because that is how songs should have been bornI used to be a huge fan of Phil Spector. Then he was convicted of murder, which rather took the shine off things. But Spector, I’m afraid, remains ...
12:39, 05/31/2019

Customizable Pixel phone cases are no longer a thing, as Google quietly halts sales Google had plenty of neat stuff to announce at its I/O developer conference a couple of weeks ago, from a long list of new Android features to a Nest-branded smart speaker with a large screen in tow and the company's first mid-range phones in quite s...
16:13, 05/20/2019

Matteo Salvini, the closest thing Western Europe has to Trump, coming to White House Italy's deputy prime minister — who is visiting Washington this weekend — is proving that perhaps the best way to have decent relations with Trump’s administration is to be a little bit like the president himself....
02:00, 06/15/2019

Apollo astronaut recounts Mission Control during Moon landing: 'It was tense, because this was the real thing now' On July 20, 1969, Apollo astronaut Fred Haise was at NASA’s Mission Control in Houston when the Eagle lunar module descended to the surface of the Moon....
00:13, 07/13/2019

Cyntoia Brown Releases Debut Book Cover, Says She's 'Loving Every Single Thing' About Her Freedom Two weeks after her release in prison, Cyntoia Brown is sharing what’s she’s been enjoying the most about her freedom: the simple things....
00:26, 08/22/2019

Lance Armstrong says he 'wouldn't change a thing' about doping scandal that cost him 7 Tour de France titles Lance Armstrong says he “wouldn’t change a thing” about using performance-enhancing drugs to win seven Tour de France titles only to have them stripped away years later....
21:00, 05/24/2019

Aladdin producer confirms live-action sequel is "in the early stages," so there's still time to stop this thing As with Disney’s other live-action and “live-action, wink wink” remakes, Aladdin made a lot of money. In scientific terms, it generated a “metric crap-ton of cash dollars,” so we probably don’t need to tell you that the folks at Disney are already po...
18:13, 08/14/2019

Tulsi Gabbard joins Puerto Rico protests: 'The most important thing is a corrupt governor steps down' Democratic Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard joined thousands of protesters in Puerto Rico Saturday in demanding that Gov. Ricardo Rosselló step down, taking action on a chorus of calls from 2020 presidential contenders for the embattled governor's resignati...
20:39, 07/22/2019

Khloe Kardashian Reveals the One Thing Jordyn Woods Didn't Say After the Tristan Thompson Cheating Scandal Jordyn Woods may or may not have apologized to Khloe Kardashian after the Tristan Thompson scandal. But she definitely didn't do it right away. "Now she's like, 'It......
10:13, 06/24/2019

Granger Smith's wife Amber gives family update after losing son, River: 'Every single thing reminds me of him' Country singer Granger Smith’s wife, Amber Smith, shared a touching note about the grief they're feeling after their three-year-old son, River, died in a tragic accident last month. ...
17:39, 06/24/2019

Arnold's rejected Predator cameo was supposed to be a Force Awakens, Luke Skywalker kind of thing Although it’s since faded from view—like some sort of technologically advanced killing machine that pretty much nobody actually wanted to look at, as it happened to turn out—there was once a time when expectations were modestly high for Shane Black’s...
23:13, 07/13/2019

Comedy Bang! Bang! does the damn thing with a 10-hour 10th anniversary episode Last week, Comedy Bang! Bang!, a longtime staple of every comedy nerd’s podcast feed, celebrated its tenth anniversary. That’s no small feat. Ten years ago, most people didn’t know what podcasts were, and those who did thought the entire medium was a...
23:26, 05/06/2019

Opinion: Alyssa Naeher isn't Hope Solo, but that's not necessarily a bad thing Alyssa Naeher is following in famous footsteps as she takes over in goal of the U.S. women at the World Cup in France.       ...
04:39, 06/11/2019

Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 update is out, and it fixes the worst thing about Windows updates Microsoft last month announced a new Windows 10 policy that seems to fix the worst thing about Windows updates in general. The company decided to finally let you choose when or even if you want to install the latest Windows 10 version, and that&rsquo...
18:13, 05/22/2019

Meryl Streep is the worst thing about 'Big Little Lies' Season 2. What happened? Listen, we love the Meryl Streep memes just as much as you do. But adding the Oscar winner to "Big Little Lies" is a bust.        ...
15:26, 07/01/2019

'Swamp Thing': See the extended teaser trailer for the DC Universe drama 'Swamp Thing' brought the supernatural horror to its first teaser trailer which dropped Wednesday.        ...
16:39, 04/28/2019

El Paso counselor: 'The last thing you want to do is instill more fear' in students In discussing the El Paso shooting, children's questions should guide how teachers and parents talk about it, factoring in a child's age, experts say.        ...
00:13, 08/13/2019

Aaron Carter defends Michael Jackson after saying the star did one 'inappropriate' thing In a clip from “Marriage Boot Camp," Aaron Carter says that there was "one thing that (Michael Jackson) did that was a little bit inappropriate.”        ...
17:00, 05/22/2019

Pink gets real about mental health, anxiety: 'Talking about is the most important thing' During a candid conversation with Carson Daly on NBC News’ TODAY, Pink said anxiety is the "number one thing that kids now are going through."        ...
14:49, 04/28/2019

'A bizarre, random thing': 10-year-old boy hit by stray bullet at minor-league stadium Ten-year-old boy was struck by a stray bullet Saturday at "Harry Potter Night" at the Lehigh Valley IronPigs' stadium. Police believe it was random.       ...
00:13, 07/31/2019

Hero of Colorado school shooting: 'Adrenaline and tunnel vision are a crazy thing' Both suspects in a suburban Denver school shooting are due back in court Friday as prosecutors file charges in the attack that killed a student and wounded eight others.        ...
17:39, 05/15/2019

'Leaves on the line' rail delays could be a thing of the past if Hi-tech trials are a success Commuters facing delays sparked by leaves on the line could be a thing of the past if new modernising trials aimed at improving Britain's railway infrastructure are a success....
10:00, 06/13/2019

James Corden responds to troll who tweeted 'the single most upsetting thing' about his kids "Late Late Show" host James Corden has three children with his wife Julia Carey: Max, 8, Carey, 4, and Charlotte, 1.        ...
19:13, 05/14/2019

Fascinating: The Makers Of Cap’n Crunch Have Revealed That The White Thing On Cap’n Crunch’s Face Isn’t A Mustache, They’re Tusks Because His Parents Were Brother And Sister The world has just learned a truly amazing fact about one of the world’s most iconic cereal mascots: Quaker Oats, the company that makes the cereal Cap’n Crunch, has revealed that the white thing on Cap’n Crunch’s face isn’t a mustache, but rather a ...
21:00, 05/08/2019

The Best Thing For a Half-Pipe is a Side-By-Side with Tracks Fresh pow season is over, brah. We got, like, 30 feet of sick ass white this winter up at the lake, but it’s starting to warm up, and that’s harshing our vibe. The totally rad folks over at Boreal set up a freakin’ sweet ride park, but it’s time to b...
00:52, 05/26/2019

At $13,500, Could This 1988 Suzuki Samurai “Show Car” Show You a Thing or Two? We may not be able to enjoy Suzuki’s new Jimny here in the U.S., but today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Samurai may make the loss a lot easier to take. That is of course, if its price is a good take....
15:13, 05/09/2019

'Jeopardy!' legend Ken Jennings admits this one thing about James Holzhauer's run bugs him Ken Jennings is "excited" for current "Jeopardy!" champ James Holzhauer, now within $325,143 of the former star's cash record. But this gets to him.        ...
16:26, 05/28/2019

Gregg Popovich calls Colin Kaepernick's fight for social justice 'a very patriotic thing' San Antonio Spurs and USA Basketball coach Gregg Popovich referred to Colin Kaepernick's fight for social justice as "very patriotic."       ...
20:13, 08/14/2019

Freaky 'Swamp Thing' rises in first extended teaser trailer, but show's future is murky The "Swamp Thing" extended teaser trailer, which dropped Wednesday, is supernaturally freaky. The DC Universe show's future is uncertain however.        ...
16:39, 04/28/2019

Mike Tirico takes wild ride with Mario Andretti: 'Coolest freakin' thing I've ever done in sports' Mike Tirico, who will broadcast Sunday's Indy 500, was picked up at the airport by 1969 winner Mario Andretti in a street-legal Indy car.        ...
01:13, 05/24/2019

'One Tree Hill' star Bethany Joy Lenz reveals 'big thing standing in the way' of a reboot "One Tree Hill" stars Bethany Joy Lenz and Jana Kramer dished on "One Tree Hill," addressing if a reboot could be in the works.        ...
23:13, 08/13/2019

'Do the Right Thing': Spike Lee recalls 'horrendous' white critics on 30th anniversary Filmmaking icon Spike Lee talks to USA TODAY about his controversial classic "Do the Right Thing," which celebrates its 30th anniversary this summer.        ...
03:13, 07/23/2019

Lance Armstrong on doping: 'We did what we had to do to win... it wasn't legal but I wouldn't change a thing' Lance Armstrong is adamant he "wouldn't change a thing" about his doping regime which helped him to seven Tour de France wins and led to his spectacular fall from grace....
22:13, 05/24/2019

The Only Thing the Smart Money Is Smart About A number of recent studies show that professional investors—the, ahem, smart money—are prone to the same mistakes that individual investors make. The difference, our columnist writes, is that the pros get paid to make them....
18:39, 07/12/2019

The Only Thing Worse Than a Dating App Is a Dating App-Run Bar Once upon a time, bars were full of vaguely lonely people clamoring to sleep with and then ghost each other. Then, dating apps came into being, making it much easier for people to ignore each other at the bar, then swipe right later when they popped ...
07:26, 06/05/2019

Jermaine Dupri feels female rappers rap "about the same thing," so female rappers set him straight So So Def founder Jermaine Dupri has been instrumental in the progression of hip-hop into the mainstream consciousness, developing and producing for iconic artists like Kriss Cross, Da Brat, Usher, R&B group Xscape, and countless others. Nobody c...
18:39, 07/12/2019

Lance Armstrong 'wouldn't change a thing' on doping before 'most colossal meltdown' Former cyclist Lance Armstrong said he's not living in a world of regret surrounding his doping history in a recently taped interview.        ...
20:52, 05/24/2019

Kaley Cuoco: 'Big Bang Theory' guys would find 'Harley Quinn' 'hottest thing in the world' Kaley Cuoco, fresh off a 12-season run on 'The Big Bang Theory,' says its characters would warm to DC Universe's 'Harley Quinn,' and fans will, too.        ...
02:26, 07/24/2019

Facebook Knows More About You Than the CIA Facebook hired Yael Eisenstat, a CIA veteran, to help it address election meddling. Now she's deeply worried about the company's sway over our lives....
16:13, 07/24/2019

Facebook will pay you to let it spy on you After coming under fire earlier this year for quietly paying users between the ages of 13 and 35 up to $20 a month in most cases for permission to install a “Facebook Research” VPN on their phones, Facebook found itself having to defend w...
01:39, 06/12/2019

Jerry Seinfeld on what makes a classic 'Seinfeld' episode: 'Each has some insane thing in it' Thirty years after the premiere of 'Seinfeld,' Jerry Seinfeld discusses the hit sitcom's continuing popularity and pop-culture relevance.        ...
21:00, 07/22/2019

|Facebook'slikebuttonputswebsitesintoEUprivacyfiringline Facebook’s “Like” button makes third-party websites responsible for processing people’s data under the European Union’s privacy rules, according to the EU’s top court....
11:52, 07/30/2019

|Facebook,Instagramhavingconnectivityissuesforsomeusers Facebook said its applications, including the main social-media service and Instagram photo-sharing app, were experiencing connectivity issues on Wednesday....
00:52, 07/04/2019

Break up Facebook? Facebook co-founder calls for government intervention for social network, the talk of the week. Google announces new phones and speaker branding.        ...
17:00, 05/11/2019

The Morning After: Facebook's new look Welcome back. Facebook's big annual event kicked off yesterday with a lengthy keynote and lots of talk of privacy, features to find your secret crush (no, really) and a new-look social network. F8 runs for a few more days, so expect more stories...
14:39, 05/01/2019

Facebook Wants Your Blood Donating blood is a selfless act, and as with many altruistic behaviors, it’s not always easy to convince people to take a couple of hours out of their day to do it. Yet it is desperately required: every day, patients in the U.S. need about 30,...
18:39, 06/12/2019

Facebook Says It Is Under Antitrust Investigation by the FTC (SAN FRANCISCO) — Facebook says it is under antitrust investigation by the Federal Trade Commission. The company said Wednesday that it was informed of the investigation in June. On Tuesday, the Department of Justice also announced a broad anti...
22:52, 07/24/2019

|Facebook’sZuckerbergbuildshiswifeaglowing‘sleepbox’ Mark Zuckerberg says he built a glowing wooden box to help his wife Priscilla sleep better through the night without having to check her phone to see if it’s time to look over their children....
12:39, 04/29/2019

Here's Why Facebook's FTC Settlement Is a Joke After some rumor-milling and informed reportage attributable to anonymous sources, Facebook has finally made public the contours of its deal with the Federal Trade Commission to end a probe into its handling of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. From w...
20:00, 07/24/2019

How you can see which companies found you on Facebook Facebook's new ad-transparency features can give valuable context into how companies find you, but it’s not likely to stop a tracking industry.       ...
14:52, 07/13/2019

Facebook gives first look at its promised overhaul Facebook Inc on Tuesday debuted an overhaul of its core social network and introduced new business-focused tools, the first concrete steps in its plan to refashion itself into a private messaging and e-commerce company....
20:13, 04/30/2019

Facebook Patents Shadowbanning Within the past 24 hours, Facebook was granted a patent for “Moderating content in an online forum,” which it first applied for in February of 2015. Unfortunately, the most accurate term to describe what it covers is shadowbanning. Read more......
21:26, 07/16/2019

Facebook's New Cryptocurrency Gets Big Backers Facebook has signed up more than a dozen companies including Visa, Mastercard, PayPal and Uber to back the new cryptocurrency that the social-media giant plans to unveil next week....
00:39, 06/14/2019

Facebook will ban ads that tell people in U.S. not to vote Facebook Inc will ban ads that discourage people from voting ahead of the 2020 U.S. presidential election, according to its second annual Civil Rights Audit published on Sunday....
01:00, 07/01/2019

Why is Facebook doing robotics research? It’s a bit strange to hear that the world’s leading social network is pursuing research in robotics rather than, say, making search useful, but Facebook is a big organization with many competing priorities. And while these robots arenR...
04:26, 05/21/2019

Facebook will offer more info on the ads you see There's a good chance some strange ads have popped up in your Facebook News Feed. Now, the company wants to give users more clarity about why they're seeing specific ads. In the past, users could click "Why am I seeing this ad?" But the ans...
01:52, 07/12/2019

How Fox News conquered Facebook The channel attracts an ageing, angry crowd on its page, resulting in a high number of reactions, comments and shares – and that’s good for TrumpDonald Trump’s backing from the Fox News channel is well-documented, and pretty much guaranteed. But as t...
17:52, 07/06/2019

Facebook Gets New Look as Zuckerberg Declares New Era A redesign of Facebook’s website and mobile app is geared partly toward steering users to participate in more group conversations as Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg addresses criticism of the company’s influence....
00:00, 05/01/2019

Watch Facebook's F8 keynote at 1PM ET Facebook's annual F8 developer conference keynote is upon us at 1PM Eastern, and that means a lot of news whether or not you're a coder. This year, the company is not only outlining the future of social networking and technologies like VR ...
18:39, 04/30/2019

FTC Fine Alone Won't Get Facebook Out of Crosshairs Facebook is moving closer to settling a privacy probe by its main U.S. regulator, but the large fine it has prepared to pay is unlikely to get the social-media giant out of the political hot seat in Washington....
00:00, 07/14/2019

Facebook and Instagram Can't Seem to Keep Their Shit Together Well, folks, Facebook and its “family of apps” has experienced yet another crash. A nice respite moving into the long holiday weekend if you ask me.Read more......
05:13, 07/04/2019

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp went down (again) Facebook still can't avoid widespread outages, it seems. Numerous reports have surfaced of Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp being unavailable to various degrees on the morning of August 4th. The failure doesn't appear to have been as dram...
06:13, 08/05/2019

Facebook announced a lot at F8: here's what's set to change In an age where a small number of tech giants own huge swathes of social media and digital services (Google, Apple, Facebook, and the like), even a single conference event from one such company can have wide repercussions for the way we consume media...
12:13, 05/01/2019

Why Facebook Is Minting a Coin and How You Can Use It Facebook Inc. -- along with 27 partners -- is wading into the world of cryptocurrencies with Libra, a digital token that’s projected to be used in everything from commerce to money transfers. Here are the details:...
21:26, 06/18/2019

Your Facebook App Looks Very Different Today. Here’s How to Use the New Design As Facebook’s annual F8 developer conference kicked off Tuesday, executives outlined a litany of changes coming to the company, new features on the way to its social network, and how it’s working to address privacy and security. But Faceb...
19:39, 05/01/2019

What is Libra? All you need to know about Facebook's new cryptocurrency Facebook claims it wants to reach people without access to a bank account, and that Libra is the best wayOn Tuesday, Facebook announced a digital currency called Libra that will roll out for use in 2020 and allow the platform’s billions of users acro...
12:00, 06/18/2019

Facebook Knows a Lot About You. So Does Your Internet Provider. Internet-service providers are deciding whether to use data about their customers’ web-use habits to sell ads. AT&T taps into viewing data from TV set-top boxes....
12:13, 06/27/2019

Takeaways from F8 and Facebook’s next phase Extra Crunch offers members the opportunity to tune into conference calls led and moderated by the TechCrunch writers you read every day. This week, TechCrunch’s Josh Constine and Frederic Lardinois discuss major announcements that came out of Facebo...
23:52, 05/02/2019

Facebook wants your actual blood Facebook isn’t happy just hoarding your data for its own good, so now it wants your actual blood. But it’s all for a good cause, as the site’s new Blood Donation notifications feature could help lives. Soon, Facebook users in severa...
22:13, 06/12/2019

Facebook knows everywhere you go — here's how to stop it from tracking you Facebook keeps a copy of your location no matter where you go, even if you don't open the app. But you can stop it from logging your location and delete all of your data. Here's how....
18:26, 04/30/2019

Facebook, Google and others come together to set benchmarks for AI A consortium of 40 tech companies, including the likes of Facebook and Google, have come together to release a set of evaluation benchmarks for AI. By measuring AI products against these benchmarks, companies in the field will be able to identify opt...
19:39, 06/26/2019

Everything Facebook announced at F8 2019 A comprehensive compendium of everything Facebook announced at its F8 2019 developer conference in San Jose, from Messenger to virtual reality.Read More...
14:26, 05/02/2019

Facebook Wants to Know Which Friends You Want to Fuck Remember back in ye olde days when you would poke that cute friend of yours on Facebook? Well, at its yearly F8 conference today, Facebook announced it’s bringing that weird fuck-y energy back to the platform with a new feature called Secret Crush. R...
15:52, 05/01/2019

Facebook is making changes to its mobile app Besides unveiling a new quicker and lighter Messenger app with end-to-end encryption, and new features for Instagram and WhatsApp, Facebook announced today some changes that are being made to its flagship app. The new focus of the Facebook app will b...
17:26, 05/02/2019

New Facebook app will pay users for their data Facebook is launching a new app called Study which will pay users for their data following a series of scandals about the way the company acquires and handles users' data....
14:52, 06/12/2019