Saturday Night Live Takes on Coronavirus Crisis in Cold Open

RELATED STORIES Saturday Night Live, in its first new episode in three weeks, took aim at the global coronavirus outbreak in its cold open, lampooning President Trump’s decision to put VP Mike Pence in charge of overseeing the swelling crisis “even though,” as Beck Bennett’s Pence admitted at the top of the skit (video below), […]

Love Island UK Remembers Presenter Caroline Flack, While ITV Chief Says ‘Door Was Left Open’ for Her Return

RELATED STORIES The UK edition of Love Island resumed its season on Monday, after hitting pause in the wake of former presenter Caroline Flack’s death by suicide late last week, at the age of 40. Monday’s episode opened with a picturesque montage of waves, shores and beaches (embedded below), as longtime Love Island narrator Iain […]

SNL: Trump Calls on Ray Donovan to ‘Fix’ His Impeachment Problem in Season Premiere Cold Open

RELATED STORIES With a summer’s worth of political fodder to choose from, NBC’s Saturday Night Live kicked off its 45th season with President Trump frantically working the phone to find a “fixer” for his impeachment problem. To start with, Trump rang personal attorney Rudy Giuliani, who was more than happy to help deal with any […]

Avengers Endgame tickets are OUT NOW: UK cinemas booking is open

Over the last week or so Marvel fans have known that Avengers Endgame tickets would go on sale in US theatres on April 2. While there was no news for UK cinemas, the major chains such as Cineworld and Odeon have also released tickets. There are multiple showings to chose from including midnight screening double […]

SNL Cold Open: Alec Baldwin’s Trump Gloats Over Mueller Report

The Mueller report is in… and you just knew that Saturday Night Live had to tackle it this week, right? RELATED STORIES Alec Baldwin reprised his role as President Donald Trump in Saturday’s cold open, crowing about how Robert Mueller’s report completely cleared him… in his eyes, anyway. Robert De Niro returned as Mueller, submitting […]

PS4 Free Games UPDATE: PlayStation VR open beta and Crossplay support announced

Another PS4 free game trial will be available this week for virtual reality fans willing to test a new title. The open beta for Space Junkies is coming to the PlayStation VR tomorrow, March 20, and will be available to try out the entire weekend. The first-person shooter is a new title from Ubisoft Montpellier […]

calc.exe is now open source; there’s surprising depth in its ancient code

Enlarge (credit: jakeandlindsay) Microsoft’s embrace and adoption of open source software has continued with the surprising decision to publish the code for Windows Calculator and release it on GitHub under the permissive MIT license. The repository shows Calculator’s surprisingly long history. Although it is in some regards one of the most modern Windows applications—it’s an […]

SNL: Bill Hader Returns to Lampoon 'Angry' Jim Jordan in Michael Cohen Hearing Cold Open — Watch

Michael Cohen’s big day on Capital Hill was, not surprisingly, grist for the Saturday Night Live mill this weekend, with Ben Stiller reprising his role as President Donald Trump’s former lawyer and fixer for a cold open that spoofed Wednesday’s televised hearing before the House Oversight and Reform Committee. Keenan Thompson, channeling Oversight Committee chairman Elijah […]

Samsung will open three real stores in the US February 20th

On the same day we meet the Galaxy S10, Samsung is going to “celebrate 10 years of Galaxy” with three new retail locations in the US. While it has previously opened stores around the world, in the US Samsung has preferred to spread its Experience shops as store-within-a-store pop-up shops that mostly exist inside Best […]

After glitch grants access, Bethesda says locked Fallout 76 vault will open

Enlarge / You can’t legitimately access this Fallout 76 vault yet, but you can take a peek inside. (credit: McStaken / Reddit) Bethesda has confirmed that a locked vault in Fallout 76 will eventually open, but the admission came only after a player was briefly trapped in the locked area due to an in-game glitch. […]