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Going to 11: 'La La Land' will tie the record for most Academy Awards (and destroy everything in its path)

Here’s a question for ones who dream: Why are Oscar records made?  La La Land, nominated for 14 Academy Awards, isn’t likely to break the Oscars record of 11 wins by a single film, shared by Titanic (1997), The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003), and Ben-Hur (1959). So that record […]

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Watch BlackBerry unveils a brand new phone live right here

 TCL, the company that now makes BlackBerry phones, is holding a press conference at MWC in Barcelona. The conference starts at 7 PM CET (6 PM GMT, 1 PM EST, 10 AM PST). We already got a sneak peek at the device during CES back in January. And it’s everything BlackBerry fans love — yes, […]

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Spectacular color photos capture WWII tank crews in training

A tank driver. Image: Library of Congress As the mechanized German Army swept through Europe in the early years of World War II, American military brass recognized the need to develop a strong armored force. In 1940, the former 7th Cavalry Brigade was reorganized and activated as the 1st Armored Division. For the next two […]

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Sir Ian McKellen does stunning Maggie Smith impression while telling hilarious Maggie Smith story

Despite his lucky greenstone from New Zealand, Sir Ian McKellen did not take home an Oscar for playing Gandalf in Lord of the Rings. But, thanks to a wonderfully snarky comment from his friend Maggie Smith, he did get a chance to hone his Maggie Smith impression, which he revealed to a delighted audience on […]

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Doctor Who Teaser Shows New Companion Is Cool With Dying for the Doctor, and She Might

The latest teaser for Doctor Who’s 10th season gives us an inside look at Bill, the Doctor’s latest companion. She knows he’s “the most dangerous man in the universe” and it could result in her demise, but she’s cool with it because fun times. It’s probably a good thing, because they might be hitting a […]

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Warren Buffett basically just subtweeted President Donald Trump, shade, shade, shade

Warren Buffett, one of the greatest investors in the history of recorded math, has a message for President Donald Trump: America is already great.  The billionaire Berkshire Hathaway CEO, one of the most successful investors in the world and the second richest person in America after Bill Gates, waded into politics in an annual letter […]

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Sign Up For an Amazon Music Unlimited Family Plan, and Get $20 Off

At $15 per month or $150 per year for up to six users, Amazon’s Music Unlimited family plan was already one of the best deals in streaming music. But for a limited time, you can use promo code TREATFAMILY for a $20 credit towards your membership. Read more…

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Google's Project Ara Was Going to Offer a Tardigrade Aquarium Module

Google’s Project Ara modular smartphone was a weird concept that didn’t make it to market. The idea was to give users the option to change out custom modules for upgrades and odd individual features. A new report reveals that one of the most unusual modules would’ve featured a personal tardigrade aquarium. Read more…

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Everything we know so far about Uber’s sexual harassment scandal

 Former Uber engineer Susan Fowler Rigetti’s story of sexual harassment and HR complicity at the company has drawn a lot of attention from the outside world as many relate to her frustrations and the broader systemic culture of sexism that manifests itself across the tech industry. In the days since Rigetti published her account, decisions have been made both inside and […]

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We're live from MWC 2017 in Barcelona!

It's the end of February, which means we're back in Barcelona once again. For the next few days, we'll bringing you coverage of Mobile World Congress 2017 as the news breaks here in Spain. BlackBerry kicks things off with a press conference this even…

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