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Which dating app is right for you in the UK? Use this guide to figure it out in 2019.

Who it's for: Picky people looking for something super specific in a partner. And guys, this is not the place for the younger millennials: EliteSingles loves to brag that 82% of their members are university grads, and with most of its members being 33-50 years old, we can pretty...

14 tweets that got me through the week

Live by the Twitter feed, die by the Twitter feed.  Each week, I gain knowledge. Sure, it might be the fact that nobody else checks their voicemails or what the alleged main ingredient is in a Werther's candy. But it's knowledge nonetheless. They say our Twitter feeds are a reflection...

Watch Samsung’s new AI turn Mona Lisa into a realistic talking head

Soon, it might be trivially easy to create a fake video of someone -- anyone -- talking. Image: Samsung AI Center, Moscow By Stan Schroeder2019-05-24 14:07:13 UTC Need more convincing that it will soon be impossible to tell whether a video of a person is real or fake? Enter Samsung's...

Google adds food delivery to Maps and search results

You can now get dinner without leaving Google Maps. Image: interim archives / Getty Images By Karissa Bell2019-05-23 17:00:00 UTC Google just added yet another reason to never have to leave its services. The company is now adding food delivery to the lineup of things you can do directly in Maps...

The Lonely Island’s surprise Netflix drop is hilarious for absolutely no reason

In case anyone was worried that any idea was too outlandish or weird for The Lonely Island to tackle in a musical/rap format, The Unauthorized Bash Brothers Experience is now on Netflix to disabuse them of that notion.  The idea of a — just to get this straight — Lemonade-style...

Reddit user allowed to remain anonymous following court ruling

A Reddit user has been allowed to stay anonymous in a landmark court ruling. Image: Omar Marques/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images By Johnny Lieu2019-05-24 03:15:49 UTC A Reddit user who faced a legal fight to reveal their identity has been allowed to stay anonymous, a court has ruled. The user, who...

SpaceX launches the first part of its satellite internet network

The first part of SpaceX's ambitious satellite internet network is in orbit. On Thursday evening, the spaceflight company deployed 60 of its Starlink satellites from its Falcon 9 rocket, which launched from Cape Canaveral in Florida. The launch took place just shortly after 10:30 p.m. local time, with the Falcon 9's...

Harrison Ford remembers his friend, Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew

Harrison Ford has paid tribute to his longtime friend, the late great Peter Mayhew, who was known for playing Han Solo's towering co-pilot, Chewbacca the Wookiee. Talking to Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show Thursday, the Star Wars actor said just a few words about his friend, who passed away...

Even if you’ve seen the ‘Game of Thrones’ finale, you haven’t seen Leslie Jones watch it

You might know by now, Leslie Jones is rather into Game of Thrones. And you bet the comedian was ready for the series finale on Sunday, hitting the couch with Seth Meyers for her longtime Late Night segment, "Game of Jones." Like they did for the Season 8 premiere, Jones and...

WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange charged under the Espionage Act

Looking through a prison van window. Image: DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP / Getty By Jack Morse2019-05-23 20:41:11 UTC The U.S. government is going after Julian Assange. Again.  The Wikileaks founder and current resident of a London jail cell was charged Thursday under the 102-year-old Espionage Act, with 18 separate counts carrying...