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California Introduces New Safety Restrictions For Hoverboard Use

California has introduced new laws concerning motorized boards, otherwise known as hoverboards. According to the new regulations, hoverboards may only be used on certain roads and riders must be wearing helmets.

Gadgets January 4, 2016

Mark Zuckerberg's New Goal Is To Build An AI Butler For His Home Like Tony Stark's Jarvis

Mark Zuckerberg's latest personal challenge is to build an AI for his home just like Jarvis from "Iron Man." Using already existing technologies, and projects being developed by Facebook, Zuckerberg will soon have a smart home just like Tony Stark.

FUTURE TECH January 4, 2016

Science Says Being 'Hangry' Is Real - Especially If You're Married

Scientists confirmed that being 'hangry' is an actual condition caused by low blood sugar. According to studies, the brain cannot function properly when it doesn't get enough fuel, causing people to be more irritable and aggressive.

Life January 4, 2016

Bubbles Are So Last Year: Soda Companies Pushing 'Healthy' Drinks For 2016

Beverage giants, PepsiCo and Coca-Cola are launching more health-conscious drinks for 2016 as an attempt to appeal to consumers who are wanting less sugar and calories in their drinks.

Life January 4, 2016

Winter Is Not Coming: George RR Martin Apologizes To 'Game Of Thrones' Fans For Missing Book Deadline

George R.R. Martin penned a long and heartfelt apology to his fans for being unable to deliver 'The Winds of Winter' before the new season of 'Game of Thrones' airs in January. For the first time ever, fans of both the books and TV series will be completely in the dark about what will unfold in season six.

Geek January 3, 2016

Take A Peek Inside These 'Star Wars' Space Ships With These Incredibly Detailed Cross Sections

These incredibly detailed cross sections of the ships from 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' show how much thought went into their mechanics. From Rey's Speeder to the Millennium Falcon, find out how each works and their backstories.

Geek January 2, 2016

Optimus Prime and Bumblebee Are Going Up For Auction

Here's your chance to bid top dollar on two of the vehicles used to film ‘Transformers 4: Age of Extinction.’ Optimus Prime and Bumblebee are actual working vehicles to be auctioned later this month by Barrett-Jackson in Scottsdale.

FUTURE TECH January 2, 2016

Follow Very Lonely Luke Skywalker On Twitter To See What He Was Up To While Being A Hermit

Luke Skywalker lived for 20 years as a hermit to ponder his existence, but apparently he's been tweeting. Check out @VeryLonelyLuke and see what he's been up to while in recluse.

Internet Culture January 2, 2016

A Giant 'Warcraft' Exhibit Just Opened Up At This Chinese Mall

The 'Legendary Warcraft Experience' is a massive free movie-themed exhibit that just opened in China. The mall tour is set to promote the upcoming 'Warcraft' movie scheduled for release in June.

Arts & Culture January 2, 2016

We've Passed The Deadline For The UN Millennium Development Goals - Did We Make Any Progress?

The Millennium Development Goals were a set of eight promises the United Nations made to eradicate poverty, hunger and ensure equality in the world, among other things. However, 15 years later, most of the targets were not met and remained big ideas with little substance.

Society January 1, 2016

Soon You Can Get Medical Marijuana In New York That's Also Certified Kosher

Now you can use cannabis in New York without clashing with Judaism, knowing that the weed you're taking is certified kosher. Vireo Health is the first medical marijuana grower to be certified by the Orthodox Union.

Life January 1, 2016

Pretty Poison: How Fireworks Displays Are A Huge Pollution Problem

New Year is often celebrated with giant displays of fireworks lighting up the night sky. However, there is a growing concern about the environmental impact of these pretty explosions of light.

Earth/Environment January 1, 2016

Make A New Year's Resolution To Stay Scam-Free In 2016: The Better Business Bureau Has These Tips For You

The Better Business Bureau has these tips to help keep you and your money safe this 2016. See how you can stay scam-free this new year with these resolutions.

Internet January 1, 2016

New York Woman Gets DUI Charge Dismissed Because Her Gut Brews Its Own Booze

A woman from New York was cleared of the DUI charges against her after it was proven that she has this condition. The extremely rare condition known as auto-brewery causes a person's gut to ferment alcohol on its own.

Life January 1, 2016

This Disney Short Story Reveals How Kylo Ren Got His Hands On Darth Vader's Helmet

The 'Star Wars' short story 'The Perfect Weapon' finally tells us how Kylo Ren was able to obtain Darth Vader's iconic helmet. It also introduces a cool new bounty hunter named Bazine Netal, who also made an appearance in 'The Force Awakens.'

Geek December 31, 2015

Leave Luggage At The Hotel: CES Will Search All Bags And Ban Suitcases

New security measures at CES in Las Vegas include bag checks and pat downs before all attendees can enter the trade show. Guests are encouraged to leave their luggage at the hotel and to expect delays at the entrance in exchange for a smooth CES experience.

December 30, 2015

ISIS Leader Calls On Muslims To Join Them But They'd Rather Watch 'Star Wars'

Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi called on all Muslims to join their fight. However, instead of coming to his aid, Muslims took to Twitter to troll the terrorist group instead.

Society December 30, 2015

Free Roam As Any Character in 'Batman: Arkham Knight' Because Of This PS4 And Xbox One Glitch

The Corner Cover Zipping glitch in 'Batman: Arkham Knight' allows players on PS4 and Xbox One to roam freely as another character. It may take a bit of practice but these step-by-step instructions will help you activate the glitch.

Video Games December 30, 2015

British Couple Welcome Birth Of Puppy 'Chance' -- Cloned From The Tissue Of Their Dead Dog

A British couple welcomed the arrival of Chance, a puppy cloned from the tissue of their beloved boxer Dylan who died of a brain tumor. The puppy was followed by his clone-brother, Shadow, on Dec. 28.

December 28, 2015

New 'Star Wars' Concept Art Reveals Hayden Christensen Was Originally Planned To Appear In 'The Force Awakens'

'The Art Of Star Wars: The Force Awakens,' a new coffee table book, features art by Iain McCaig who conceptualized some paintings of Hayden Christensen as Anakin Skywalker appearing as either a Force Ghost or as a vision.

Movies/TV Shows December 28, 2015

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