Culture

Meta Tests Holding Your Instagram Hostage With Unscrollable Ads

Technology
Michael Johnson

Meta is testing unskippable Instagram ads, first reported by TechCrunch on Monday, alongside the patience of every user who has to put ...

Take-Two CEO Provides Vague Update On GTA 6’s PC Port

Technology
Michael Johnson

What happens when the boss of a massive video game publisher—in this case the company behind Grand Theft Auto and Borderlands—is asked ...

Everything I learned about EA Sports’ College Football 25 after two hours of gameplay

Sports
Daniel Miller

ORLANDO, Fla. — Broadly, there are two kinds of college football video game players: those who drifted away from gaming when the ...

YouTube’s Crackdown on Adblockers Makes Videos Unwatchable

Technology
Michael Johnson

YouTube has been at war with adblockers for quite some time now and has employed various tactics to keep users off those ...

Jennifer Lopez’s Netflix movie sparks fresh AI debate

Entertainment
Laura Davis

Netflix recently released Atlas, starring Jennifer Lopez in the leading role, where she plays a cynical analyst who must team up with ...

Making time for multiplayer video games with friends matters

Technology
Michael Johnson

These days, anybody who talks to me about video games hears a key phrase in my lexicon. “Oh, I watched my friend ...

When TikTok therapy is more lucrative than seeing clients

Health
Rachel Carter

Dr. Julie Smith is sitting behind a rainbow of five Post-it notes, each meant to represent one of the “Top Five Signs ...

Super Mario 64’s secret ‘unopenable’ door has finally been opened

Technology
Michael Johnson

One of Super Mario 64’s few remaining mysteries has been solved, thanks to a player who figured out how to open a ...

Elizabeth Holmes sentence reduced further

Business
Jessica Roberts

Elizabeth HolmesPhoto: Justin Sullivan (Getty Images) When Elizabeth Holmes, founder of the now-disgraced blood testing company Theranos, received the sentence for her ...

What’s WNBA Star Brittney Griner’s Next Chapter? Coming Home

Sports
Daniel Miller

BOTTEGA VENETA, Knit, at bottegaveneta.com Photo: Philip-Daniel Ducasse In the 17 months since she returned to the United States, Brittney Griner has ...