Joe Biden flubbed his website during debate, so of course someone bought the domain

[ad_1] At the end of CNN’s second Democratic presidential debate on Wednesday night, all the candidates ended their closing statements with their websites.  Except Joe Biden, who got confused. He gave the number to his text line with no context instead.  “Go to Joe 30330, and help me in this fight,” Biden said, faltering very […]

George Takei may accept a role in a Quentin Tarantino Star Trek

[ad_1] George Takei is keeping his Star Trek feelings mostly to himself (Picture: Noam Galai/WireImage) Legendary Star Trek actor George Takei said he may be up for staring in Quentin Tarantino’s potential Star Trek project. The 82-year-old actor and influencer, who played Sulu in the original Star Trek films, said he would think about being […]

Does Hobbs & Shaw Have Any Post-Credit Scenes?

[ad_1] It wasn’t all that long ago when a post-credit scene was something rare. Something people almost stumbled upon by accident, as few moviegoers ever felt the need to stay after the credits. Does anyone really want to watch all of those names scroll past the screen? However, in recent years, largely thanks to the […]

Amazon singled out in both Democratic debates — again – 10minmail

[ad_1] Andrew Yang has made a habit of criticizing Amazon in his bid for the presidency. (10minmail Photo) Big Tech may be in the federal government’s crosshairs but you wouldn’t know it from the Democratic debates this week. Like the first round of debates, tech rarely came up other than one company that has emerged […]

Facebook’s next Portal could launch this fall with video streaming services

[ad_1] Facebook is pushing ahead with the next version of its Portal devices. The company could launch a new, TV-connected Portal this fall, according to a new report in The Information. The device would have similar video calling capabilities as the current lineup of speakers, but would connect to televisions and possibly feature streaming services. […]

Cantwell introduces bill package to invest in clean energy and shore up power grid against hacks – 10minmail

[ad_1] Sen. Maria Cantwell discusses net neutrality at a 2017 town hall in Seattle. (10minmail Photo / Monica Nickelsburg) Sen. Maria Cantwell introduced four bills Wednesday intended to modernize the federal government’s energy infrastructure. The Democrat from Washington state is a senior member of the Senate Energy Committee and a vocal advocate on tech issues […]

A family vlog channel is selling creepily lifelike dolls of their newborn baby

[ad_1] YouTubers get a bad rep for constantly shilling their merch, but this family channel’s commitment to getting personal with fans is on another level.  The Inghams, and their 1.2 million subscribers, welcomed their fourth child Jace into the world in March. His birth was documented and shared in a video titled “EMOTIONAL LIVE BIRTH […]

New Microsoft ad touts Surface Laptop 2, roasts Apple’s MacBook – 10minmail

[ad_1] Mac vs. PC is alive. The geeky advertising rivalry between Microsoft and Apple reignited Wednesday after Microsoft put out a new ad that uses a guy named Mackenzie Book — a.k.a. Mac Book — to talk about why the company’s Surface Pro 2 laptop is better than Apple’s MacBook Air. “So Mac, which laptop […]

‘Mission success’ declared after LightSail 2 solar sail raises orbit – 10minmail

[ad_1] This image was taken during the LightSail 2 sail deployment sequence on July 23. Baja California and Mexico are visible in the background. This image has been de-distorted and color corrected. (Planetary Society Photo / CC BY-NC 3.0) It may be “mission accomplished” for the Planetary Society’s solar sail experiment, but its privately funded […]

Actually you’re not getting that $125 from Equifax, warns the FTC

[ad_1] Ya got played.  That’s pretty much the message from the FTC, which is now warning victims of the 2017 Equifax data breach that the much-hyped $125 per person settlement payout is really just a mirage. You see, the company screwed over so many of you that there’s not enough cash to go around.  “The […]