Instinct’s Alan Cumming Weighs In on Cancellation, Being First-Ever Openly Gay Lead on a Network Drama

RELATED STORIES Alan Cumming has taken to social media to eulogize CBS’ Instinct, which on Friday was cancelled after two seasons. In a heartfelt post, the Good Wife alum pays tribute to his co-star, Bojana Novakovic, and acknowledges the significance of playing the first-ever openly gay lead character on a broadcast network drama. “So the […]

I Just Took My First-Ever Cruise on the World’s Largest Ship — Here’s What I Learned

I Just Took My First-Ever Cruise on the World’s Largest Ship — Here’s What I Learned Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in […]

Snap just announced its first-ever desktop app for consumers, and a new partnership with Twitch (SNAP)

Snap Snap launched Snap Camera, its first-ever desktop app for consumers on Friday. Snap Camera allows users to “wear” Lenses while on their computers, like while recording a YouTube video or on a Google Hangout. Snap also announced a partnership with Twitch, where streamers and their fans can wear Lenses while on the gaming platform. […]

Snap just announced its first-ever desktop app for consumers, and a new partnership with Twitch (SNAP)

Snap Snap launched Snap Camera, its first-ever desktop app for consumers on Friday. Snap Camera allows users to “wear” Lenses while on their computers, like while recording a YouTube video or on a Google Hangout. Snap also announced a partnership with Twitch, where streamers and their fans can wear Lenses while on the gaming platform. […]

McDonald’s trials first-ever reservation service in new ‘luxury restaurant’ – how to book

McDonald’s is getting an upgrade by launching its first reservation-only restaurant in the UK. Following the success of its table service rollout, the trial run will take place in the Kensington High Street branch. Customers who visit the Kensington McDonald’s will be able to reserve a VIP table by signing up online in advance. The […]

Rare Rides: The First-ever Crossover – a 1987 AMC Eagle Wagon

The Rare Rides series has dabbled in AMC previously, cataloging some of the fun ideas generated by the good people of Kenosha, Wisconsin. We’ve featured the luxury targa Concord Sundancer, the unrealized Van, a baroque Matador Barcelona, and the Renault-by-AMC Alliance GTA. But none of those represents the AMC brand quite as well as today’s […]

Showtime Orders First-Ever Late-Night Talk Show, Starring Desus and Mero

Showtime is throwing its hat into the late-night comedy ring: The premium cabler announced Monday that it has ordered a weekly half-hour talk show starring comedy duo Desus Nice and The Kid Mero. RELATEDKidding Trailer: Jim Carrey Needs a Hug in Showtime’s Melancholy Comedy The comedians — who found fame with their podcast The Bodega […]

Saudi Arabia appoints its first-ever minister of culture

Saudi Arabia established an independent ministry of culture on Saturday. Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan was appointed by royal decree to lead it. The new ministry was formed as an independent body after it was separated from the ministry of culture and information, “giving them more professionalism and specialization,” according to Saudi Press Agency. […]

Google Maps unveils its first-ever augmented reality interface

Google Google used its Tuesday I/O keynote to unveil a pretty killer new feature that may one day come to Google Maps: camera-assisted walking navigation. “Here’s how it could—will look like,” Google VP Aparna Chennapragada told the I/O crowd when unveiling a sample interface that combines Google Maps’ 2D interface with the view from your smartphone’s camera lens. […]

Inside the First-Ever Embraer E2 Jet, The World’s Newest Passenger Airplane

Inside the First-Ever Embraer E2 Jet Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not include all credit […]