This post is brought to you by Best Buy. With less than two weeks until Christmas, it’s time to get your gift shopping finished. Internet-connected entertainment products are vying to take over our homes, with a vast range... Keep reading →
MusicUp is a new app for iOS, Android and Facebook that allows users to challenge friends (or strangers) to listen to clips from a pre-set playlist of songs to see... Keep reading →
Pen Pals: Leave Them Kids Alone
Back in 2009, a couple of judges in Pennsylvania were found guilty of one of the most reprehensible schemes I’ve ever heard of: they were paid bribes—a total of $2 million over four years—in exchange for sending kids to newly built detention facilities for relatively petty
For three weeks, hundreds of thousands of Ukrainian protesters have been flooding the streets of Kiev, occupying government buildings and taking over the city's Independence Square. Initially, the demonstrators were expressing discontent at President Viktor Yanukovych's decision to pull out of a
The human race is a larcenous, duplicitous one, isn’t it? Our ingenuity in the fine art of deluding knows few limits. To honor that ineffable nature of our being, we present December’s edition of VICE magazine: The Skammerz Ishu. Pick up a copy at one of these fine locations (it&
Ford partners with University of Michigan to develop self-driving cars
Ford is pulling the academic world into autonomous car research because what student doesn’t want a driver-less designated driver.
The car manufacturer partnered with the University of Michigan and insurance company State Farm (thank goodness) to create a “research” Ford &hell
To make sure everyone buys everyone the best gifts ever, this year Gawker has divided the universe of potential gift recipients into readers of our Gawker Media brother and sister sites. Previously: Kotaku Gift Guide; Jezebel Gift Guide; Deadspin Edition; Lifehacker Gift Guide.Read more...
For years, Paul Rudd has been coming on Conan's various late-night talk shows to promote his various films, and for years he's been showing the exact same clip: The "infamous wheelchair scene" from 1988's infamous E.T.-ripoff-slash-feature-length-McDonald's-commercial, Mac and Me.Read more...