Netflix hopes to be entertaining us on grueling flights by 2018

September 29, 2017

The nightmare life: Netflix on plane TVs Image: Mashable composite: netflix and Nadir Keklik/ ap rex/ shutterstock In an attempt to expand streaming access( and obligate traveling more passable ), Netflix is taking flight in 2018. As Variety reports, the company announced at Monday’s 2017 APEX Expo that it’s looking to partner with airline carriers in hopes of sharing its low-bandwidth mobile streaming engineering with them to improve in-flight wi-fi…

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The Grammys finally embrace technology

June 15, 2017

Singer Adele during The 59th Grammy Awards in 2017.Image: Christopher Polk/Getty Images for NARAS Welcome to the future, Grammys! Great to have you. For the first time in the show’s history, it’s doing away with traditional ballots and switching over to online voting. Very hip, Grammys. Nice move. SEE ALSO: Is James Corden trying to usurp Ryan Seacrest as the busiest man in showbiz? According to the Los Angeles Times,…

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7 creepy AF videos from the robotics company Google just sold

June 10, 2017

Run, robot! Run!Image: youtube/boston dynamics Google has released the bots. And by that, we mean Google just sold off Boston Dynamics the company that designs and engineers all those creepy-looking, terrifyingly capable robots. After putting it up for sale in 2016, Japanese tech company Softbank finally purchased Boston Dynamics along with Schaft, a company that specializes in creating bipedal robots from Google for an unknown amount. SEE ALSO: Google’s plans…

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Doughnut delivery by drone is the future of high-tech snacking

June 2, 2017

Image: sittig fahr-becker / EyeEm/getty images Forget birds and planes, a doughnut-toting drone is probably the most impressive thing you’ll ever see in the sky. On Wednesday, The Associated Press reported that doughnuts were literally delivered by drone to the mayor, police office, and fire departments in Denver, Colorado. Oh. No big deal. Denver’s LaMars Donuts teamed up with Drone Dispatch from Austin, Texas to make this hungry tech-lover’s dream…

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Nicki Minaj explains what accomplishment she is most proud ofand no, it has nothing to do with music

May 22, 2017

Image: Getty Images Earlier this month, Nicki Minaj treated her fans with a Twitter spree that paid off student loan debt and tuition costs of students who needed helpbut it seems the generous move was just the tip of the iceberg. On Saturday, the rapper shared that she has also been contributing to an unnamed hamlet in India, helping develop various aspects to improve day-to-day life in the village. SEE…

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This app claims to tell you if someone’s into you by reading your texts

May 17, 2017

Image: ambar del moral / mashable Text messages are the currency of modern-day courtship. But, when the texts start to become scarce, many of us search for signs of a relationship’s demise. SEE ALSO: Seduce people using this slow dating app if you have time Instead of passing around your phone over brunch with friends, how about getting an app to overthink and analyse your text messages for you? Crushh…

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Bjrk would really like Bill Gates to clean the oceans. Can you do that, Bill?

May 11, 2017

Image: Carlos Tischler/REX/Shutterstock If Bjrk sings in the forest and no one’s there to Instagram it, well, everything’s going great. The legendary musician outlined a pretty simple tweak she’d like see in human behavior to Pitchfork and suggested occasionally taking a breather to check out some trees and “do shit” instead of scrolling through Facebook. “Maybe there are a lot of kids now who dont know how to walk in…

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