Mandalorian Review: Disney+ Series Shoots First, Raises Questions Later

RELATED STORIES The face of Disney+ is hidden inside a helmet — and the degree to which you can accept The Mandalorian‘s thus-limited expressiveness may dictate your enjoyment of TV’s first live-action Star Wars series. Having made its debut on Tuesday morning (provided you were able to get the brand-new streaming service up and running) […]

SXSWarren: A day later, Elizabeth Warren defends her Big Tech breakup proposal

Enlarge / Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren at SXSW 2019. (credit: Nathan Mattise) AUSTIN, Texas—”So yesterday you made a pretty big announcement about tech. Then like the gangster you are, you flew down to a tech conference… “ Time Editor-at-Large Anand Giridharadas led with that at his South by Southwest conversation with Massachusetts Senator and 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful […]

The original ‘Legend of Zelda’ has a massive hidden area that one player finally opened, more than 30 years later

Nintendo/YouTube In 1986, the original “Legend of Zelda” arrived on the Nintendo Entertainment System and, subsequently, spawned a decades-long blockbuster franchise. The original game’s open-world environment was massive at the time, and half of that world was hidden from players — it’s known as the “minus world.” One intrepid YouTube creator managed to access to […]

‘I’ll give all the Jews wrong meds’: Anti-Zionist tweets get Muslim doctor fired AND haunt her later

A former resident at a hospital in Ohio has been accused of fomenting hatred towards Jews and of whitewashing the Holocaust, after her tweets, in which she compared Israel to Nazi Germany, resurfaced and gained traction online. Lara Kollab, 27, a recent graduate of the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine, was recently fired from her […]

Brooklyn Nine-Nine Lands Thursday Perch, Bumping Will & Grace to Later Slot in NBC Thursday Shake-Up

You have the right to get excited: NBC has announced that Season 6 of Brooklyn Nine-Nine will premiere on Thursday, Jan. 10 at 9/8c, which will serve as its regular time slot. Current 9 pm occupant Will & Grace, meanwhile, will shift to 9:30 beginning Thursday, Jan. 31. Brooklyn Nine-Nine‘s season premiere will initially be followed by […]

Nearly 3 months later, the biggest topic around the NBA is LeBron James’ move to the Lakers and how it’s changed the league

Harry How/Getty Teams around the NBA are still talking about LeBron James’ move to the Los Angeles Lakers. Teams in the Eastern Conference have acknowledged that their paths forward are easier with James out of the way, while teams in the West have accepted that the conference just got tougher. James’ Lakers will also have […]

Skype support coming to Alexa later this year

Enlarge / Skype calling on Alexa hardware. (credit: Microsoft) Later this year you’ll be able to say “Alexa, call Mom on Skype” and have Amazon’s digital assistant do the right thing with Microsoft’s messaging network. Microsoft and Amazon have been working to integrate their technology. Earlier in the year, Cortana and Alexa gained the ability […]

RT editor-in-chief spoke to UK’s suspects in Skripal case, interview to be aired later today

Published time: 13 Sep, 2018 07:36 Edited time: 13 Sep, 2018 07:55 RT Editor-in-Chief Margarita Simonyan spoke to the two men London named as suspects in the Skripal case, and the interview is set to be aired soon. Earlier, Putin said they are civilians and “there is nothing criminal about them.” DETAILS TO FOLLOW Let’s […]