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Sega Dreamcast's 15th anniversary: Celebrate with 15 games that helped define the system

Today marks the 15th anniversary of Sega's last game console, the Dreamcast. To celebrate, we're highlighting 15 games that helped to define the console that was gone too soon.

Feature September 9, 2014

Doctor Who review: A report card on 'Robot of Sherwood'

Robin Hood is just a myth, right? Doctor Who tackled that question in the hilarious 'Robots of Sherwood.'

Feature September 8, 2014

The Streamy Awards 2014: What You Need To Know

The 4th annual Streamy Awards streams live on Sep. 9. Find out everything you need to know about the online video showcase.

Feature September 5, 2014

Samsung unveils Galaxy Note 4 with extras but no breakaway features

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is out. The new phablet has plenty of bells and whistles but critics think the improvements are incremental and Samsung faces a tough challenge when Apple debuts iPhone 6 on Sept. 9.

Feature September 3, 2014

The Sydney Morning Herald used Comic Sans on its front page, and the Internet went crazy

The Sydney Morning Herald, Australia's oldest newspaper, used Comic Sans on the front page of the Sept. 3 issue. Of course, this put the Internet in a frenzy over the use of the much-maligned typeface.

Feature September 4, 2014

iCloud? Find My iPhone? What should be blamed for nude celebrity photo leaks? Neither, says Apple

Apple confirms targeted iCloud accounts were compromised in nude celebrity photo leaks but denies its systems have been breached.

Feature September 4, 2014

7 ways the 'The Sims 4' shows the way we live now

"The Sims" is everybody's favorite real-life simulator. Here's how the fourth installment of the Electronic Arts game, released on Sept. 2, has evolved to eerily reflect how we live now.

Feature September 2, 2014

Doctor Who review: The Doctor and Clara journey 'Into the Dalek' (and it's not a metaphor)

It was Clara to the rescue in this week's episode of 'Doctor Who.' Here's our report card for 'Into the Dalek.'

Feature September 2, 2014

IFA 2014: Here's what you can expect

The biggest tech show in Europe - IFA 2014 - is set to begin in a few days from now. We take a look at what to expect from major players like Sony, Samsung, LG etc.

Feature September 1, 2014

What is Burning Man? Here's what you need to know about the desert's biggest party

The annual festival took over Nevada's Black Rock Desert from Aug. 25 to Sept. 1 this year and drew thousands of people. But how did Burning Man become the iconic gathering we know it as today?

Feature September 1, 2014

President Obama's tan suit caused a stir on Twitter

President Barack Obama discussed possible U.S. involvement in the Middle East during a press briefing on Aug. 28. However, all anyone could talk about was his tan suit.

Feature August 30, 2014

Why do we celebrate Labor Day? Here's what you need to know about the holiday

Labor Day comes on the first Monday every September. Most Americans know it as a day off from work, but why is this the case?

Feature August 29, 2014

Forza Horizon 2 demo set for Sept. 16: List of achievements released

Forza Horizon 2 is the next installment in the Forza franchise, and it is scheduled for release on Sept. 30. Before launch, potential players should look out for a demo come Sept. 16.

Feature August 29, 2014

5 takeaways from Andre 3000's New York Times interview

Andre 3000 talks about life away from music, his portrayal of Jimi Hendrix in the upcoming film, the disappointing Coachella performance, and many other topics.

Feature August 28, 2014

Which TV shows are the most popular on Facebook, Twitter and Reddit?

Facebook, Twitter and Reddit all have different functions, especially for TV fans. Which TV shows are the most popular on each social network and why?

Feature August 26, 2014

What you need to know about the Burger King-Tim Hortons deal

Burger King and Tim Hortons announced their merger, which will create the world's third largest fast food company. Here's what you need to know about the deal.

Feature August 26, 2014

Michael Brown profiled as 'no angel' in column by New York Times writer

New York Times' writer John Eligon penned a profile of Mike Brown in which he called the deceased 'no angel.'

Feature August 26, 2014

2014 Emmy Awards: The best and worst moments

The 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards aired on Aug. 25 and honored the best TV of the year. There were many highs and lows during the night.

Feature August 26, 2014

Doctor Who: 'Deep Breath' report card

Discovering a new star of 'Doctor Who' is always a fun ride. Now that Peter Capaldi has debuted as the 12th Doctor, it's time for a report card.

Feature August 25, 2014

The enduring history of the passenger pigeon and why we’re still talking about it

It has almost been 100 years since the death of the last passenger pigeon. Here's everything you need to know about the passenger pigeon and what its extinction means for us today.

Feature August 25, 2014

Are these the winners of the 2014 Emmy Awards?

The awards prediction website Gold Derby has calculated the odds of all of the nominees to win at the 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards. How accurate are the predictions?

Feature August 25, 2014

'Doctor Who': 5 episodes on Netflix you must watch before Season 8

There's no better time to jump onboard with 'Doctor Who' than when a new Doctor takes the reins. Here are five crucial episodes that you should watch on Netflix before the season premiere.

Feature August 22, 2014

'Sin City: A Dame to Kill For': What critics are saying

The reviews are in for 'Sin City: A Dame to Kill For,' and sadly, they're not great. Here's what critics think.

Feature August 22, 2014

Gap wants you to 'Dress Normal' in its fall marketing campaign. Here's why you shouldn't

The tagline of Gap's fall marketing campaign is "Dress Normal." But if the clothing chain wants to keep riding its recent wave of success, it's going to have to do better than that.

Feature August 22, 2014

'XCOM: The Board Game' is coming

The latest offering from the 'XCOM' franchise isn't another video game. It's an innovative board game.

Feature August 21, 2014

The movement to empower women online is strong, but will it work?

Women.com, a website for women to participate in online conversation without the presence of men launched recently. This is the latest attempt to try to make a safe space for women online.

Feature August 22, 2014

Huge 'Star Wars: Episode VII' spoilers reveal main villain and juicy plot details

There are some honking big rumored spoilers in this article for 'Star Wars: Episode VII.' If true, they change the entire Star Wars universe forever.

Feature August 15, 2014

7 songs that defined youth culture through the decades

A recent Slate article discussed why we love music from our teenage years so much. To inspire your own nostalgia, here are the songs that defined youth culture from the 1950s to today.

Feature August 15, 2014

These new words added to Oxford Dictionaries are cray-cray adorbs

Oxford Dictionaries has posted its quarterly update of new words and phrases. There are dozens of additions, mostly taken from youth and Internet culture.

Feature August 14, 2014

Four reasons you should be watching WGN's 'Manhattan'

If you haven't watched WGN's 'Manhattan,' a dramatic television series based on the men and women responsible for the Manhattan Project at Los Alamos, New Mexico, you may want to tune in.

Feature August 14, 2014

6 things we learned from Edward Snowden's 'Wired' cover story

Edward Snowden is on the cover of 'Wired' magazine's September 2014 issue, which hits newsstands Aug. 26. Here are the six most intriguing parts of Snowden's interview with reporter James Bamford.

Feature August 13, 2014

Celebrities react to the news of Robin Williams' death

Robin Williams was found dead in his Tiburon, Calif. home on Monday, Aug. 11. Hollywood took to Twitter to celebrate the life of the beloved actor and comedian.

Feature August 12, 2014

Happy 'Shark Week!' Here are the 17 most famous sharks in pop culture

"Shark Week" kicks off Sunday, Aug. 10 on Discovery Channel. To get ready, here are the 17 funniest, scariest and downright weirdest sharks in pop culture history.

Feature August 10, 2014

Review: 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Ultimate Visual History' is a comprehensive examination of the pop culture icons

Fans of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles will be blown away by the quality and exhaustive history of this 'Ultimate Visual History.' Insight Editions has knocked another one out of the park.

Feature August 9, 2014

More 'Star Wars' is coming to Disney Parks. Here's 7 attractions we'd like to see

Disney used to be all about Mickey Mouse, but now the legendary film studio's parks are about to get a whole lot more "Star Wars." Here's 7 attractions we think they should create.

Feature August 7, 2014

'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' reboot: What critics are saying

The 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' are back on the big screen with new, CGI-made looks. But is the movie any good?

Feature August 6, 2014

End of an era: Sprint CEO Dan Hesse steps down as carrier continues to struggle

Dan Hesse, CEO of Sprint, will leave his post on August 11. Nicknamed 'Captain Kirk' during his leadership years at AT&T Hesse leaves Sprint after seven years of keeping the struggling carrier alive in one of the most competitive marketplaces.

Feature August 6, 2014

Happy birthday, MTV: Here are the 5 most iconic music videos

MTV is 33 years old today. Has reality TV killed the video star?

Feature August 1, 2014

The five biggest stories from San Diego Comic-Con 2014

Plenty of trailers, announcements and news came out of this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. Find out what made the biggest headlines.

Feature July 28, 2014

Why 'Doom' creator John Romero says PC gaming is 'decimating consoles'

The famed game designer behind first-person shooter classic 'Doom' shares his thoughts on the state of gaming and why computers beat consoles.

Feature July 28, 2014

'Seinfeld' may be coming to Netflix

Jerry Seinfeld answered fan questions on Reddit, including when 'Seinfeld' will come to Netflix.

Feature July 25, 2014

Comic-Con 2014: Five things to look forward to

There is a lot to look forward to from the largest geek gathering of the summer, but some stand out from the rest. Find out what you should keep an eye out for this weekend.

Feature July 24, 2014

Amazon Fire Phone review round up: Lacks firepower to take on iPhone 5s

The Amazon Fire Phone will be released on July 25. Reviews on the smartphone are saying that it is found lacking compared to its competition, such as Apple's iPhone 5S and Samsung's Galaxy S5.

Feature July 23, 2014

Batman Day: Five comics you need to read

Today, DC is celebrating the Dark Knight’s 75th anniversary in style with 'Batman Day.' Start the festivities off right by checking out these classic Batman comics.

Feature July 23, 2014

Here are five New Yorker articles you should read while they are free

In honor of the New Yorker opening up its archives, here is a list of our favorite New Yorker stories.

Feature July 22, 2014

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