Netflix cancels ‘Luke Cage’ a week after dropping ‘Iron Fist’

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Netflix cancels ‘Luke Cage’ a week after dropping ‘Iron Fist’ When Marvel and Netflix announced Iron Fist wouldn’t return for a third season, there were reports Luke Cage was close to being renewed. That is not the case, however, as they announced…

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Uber, Google, Facebook: Your experiments have gone too far

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Uber, Google, Facebook: Your experiments have gone too far It was 2014, around the time when Travis Kalanick referred to Uber as his chick-magnet “Boober” in a GQ article, that I’d realized congestion in San Francisco had gone insane. Before there was…

The Best Humidifier for a Large Room

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The Best Humidifier for a Large Room By Tim Heffernan This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter’s independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full large room humidifier guide…

Moment’s Anamorphic lens gives mobile filmmakers the ultrawide look

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Moment’s Anamorphic lens gives mobile filmmakers the ultrawide look When Moment announced an anamorphic lens, it really caught my attention. After all, the film Tangerine was shot on an iPhone 5S using an anamorphic lens from Moondog Labs, so I was excited…

Volvo is betting big on mobile to push its car subscription service

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Volvo is betting big on mobile to push its car subscription service Roberto Baldwin / Engadget The Volvo S60 will be the second car the automaker will “lease” via its Care by Volvo subscription service when it lands in showrooms in the…

When AI Misjudgment Is Not an Accident

When AI Misjudgment Is Not an Accident

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When AI Misjudgment Is Not an Accident The conversation about unconscious bias in artificial intelligence often focuses on algorithms that unintentionally cause disproportionate harm to entire swaths of society—those that wrongly predict black defendants will commit future crimes, for example, or facial-recognition…

Funimation shows leave Crunchyroll following Sony’s acquisition

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Funimation shows leave Crunchyroll following Sony’s acquisition Bones / Funimation When Sony acquired Funimation, it apparently also meant the end of the anime localizer’s partnership with Crunchyroll and VRV. According to Polygon, Funimation president Gen Fukunaga sent a memo to employees announcing…

Wirecutter’s best deals: Save $20 on an Anova Precision Cooker Nano

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Wirecutter’s best deals: Save $20 on an Anova Precision Cooker Nano This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter’s independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read Wirecutter’s continuously updated…

2019 Lincoln Navigator review: Bigger and better

2019 Lincoln Navigator review: Bigger and better

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2019 Lincoln Navigator review: Bigger and better The Lincoln Navigator pretty much started the whole fullsize luxury SUV craze when it debuted more than 20 years ago. But while it may have lagged behind the competition in recent years — especially against…

Hacked, scammed and on your own: navigating cryptocurrency ‘wild west’

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Hacked, scammed and on your own: navigating cryptocurrency ‘wild west’ NEW YORK (Reuters) – When Peggy and Marco Lachmann-Anke learned in January that hackers cracked a 40-character password and cleaned out their cryptocurrency wallet, they did not go to the police or…

‘The Stanley Parable’ rewards you for not playing in five years

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‘The Stanley Parable’ rewards you for not playing in five years The Stanley Parable If you played The Stanley Parable when it came out on October 17th, 2013, and haven’t picked it up since, you have just unlocked a brand new achievement….

Spotify releases official, and much-needed, app for Google’s Wear OS

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Spotify releases official, and much-needed, app for Google’s Wear OS Spotify You’ll now be able to bring your music volume down to one percent (when ads start) without having to take out your phone, as Spotify has announced a new app for…

Twitter will show users when tweets are removed for policy violations

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Twitter will show users when tweets are removed for policy violations Twitter Twitter is making a couple of changes in regards to how it handles reported tweets. First, users have told Twitter that they don’t necessarily want to see tweets that they’ve…

Pixel 3 XL teardown reveals Google’s switch to a Samsung display

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Pixel 3 XL teardown reveals Google’s switch to a Samsung display iFixit When people noticed that the Pixel 3 XL’s display was much better than its predecessor’s, a common question emerged: did Google ditch LG for someone else? Yes, according to iFixit….

When it comes to smartphone lifespan, brand name matters more than hardware: Popularity of iPhone contributes to its longevity — and sustainability

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When it comes to smartphone lifespan, brand name matters more than hardware: Popularity of iPhone contributes to its longevity — and sustainability Many critics have denounced smartphone manufacturers in recent years for producing devices that quickly become obsolete, creating a “planned obsolescence”…