Trends of the Week

Netflix on Chromecast gets show intro skipping support

Netflix has been pushing out a bunch of relatively minor but welcomed updates over the last couple weeks, not the least of which is newly added support for skipping introductions on shows via Chromecast. The skip intro button has already been made available on most other platforms that support Netflix, such as smart TVs, enabling users to bypass long or … Continue reading

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Amazon Studios moves ahead with film on inventor of the high five

Amazon Studios has lined up some potentially heart-wrenching dramas, but nothing may be as compelling as the creation of the high five.

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OMG – Meghan Markle Just Stepped Out Before Her Wedding, and Her Dress Is Dreamy as Heck

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry just surprised everyone by stepping out less than 24 hours before their wedding . The couple was spotted helping Meghan's mother, Doria, check in to the Cliveden House Hotel in Berkshire

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Stella McCartney Spent 3 Years Designing These Game-Changing Sneakers

For Stella McCartney, it's lonely at the top of the sustainable fashion movement. Speaking at the  Copenhagen Fashion Summit , an inspiring two-day event about all things sustainability, McCartney admitted that she's "doing it alone to a certain extent" when it comes to using the best eco-friendly and cruelty-free materials—and she could use more support from the industry.  "We need to be encouraged," she told told moderator Graydon Carter at the summit. "I don't get benefits from this

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The BMW 8 Series sounds incredible: Check out the video

Scratch one of our big concerns about the upcoming BMW 8 Series: this video of the upcoming GT coupe proves it’ll have the right soundtrack. BMW has been testing the new grand tourer out in Wales, and that makes for some excellent scenery against which to enjoy the camouflaged car’s raucous exhaust note.

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ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 packs Intel i9 power and 4K display

ASUS is adding some extra punch to its new ZenBook Pro 15 while still keeping the laptop slim and light. It's one of the first portable computers to offer Intel's new 8th-generation, six-core i9-8950HK processor even though it's just 18.9mm thin and...

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OMG – Miley Cyrus Just Carried a Personalized Fanny Pack, and Now We Want One Too

Miley Cyrus is proving fanny packs are here to stay.

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Meghan Markle Just Arrived at Her Wedding Hotel With a Clue About Her Dress

Meghan Markle and her mother, Doria Ragland, just arrived at the Cliveden House Hotel ahead of the royal wedding tomorrow morning, and Markle added fuel to one of this week's growing wedding dress rumors. On the eve of her much-anticipated royal wedding, the bride-to-be wore a classic fitted navy dress by her friend Roland Mouret. Could this be a not-so-subtle hint about what she'll wear tomorrow

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The only way Google X’s Selfish Ledger is “good”

This morning we caught a glimpse of a leaked internal video from Google X called The Selfish Ledger. The head of design at what was called Google X (and is now just “X” under Alphabet) Nick Foster made this video with David Murphy, Google Senior UX Engineer. In the video, they show how learning computers could allow Google to modify … Continue reading

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Four men linked to Mugshots.com have been charged with extortion

Four men allegedly behind the website Mugshots.com have been arrested and California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced charges of extortion, money laundering and identity theft. The website mines information from police department websites, p...

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