'Dota 2' champions won more money than top Wimbledon players

It's not just Fortnite champs who are making conventional sports players seem underpaid. OG has won Valve's The International Dota 2 tournament for the second year in a row (the first time any team has won back-to-back), pulling in a record-setting...

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Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 7:14pm

Netflix thriller 'Clickbait' will explore the dark side of social networks

Netflix isn't leaning solely on Black Mirror to comment on the perils of the digital age. The company has snapped up Clickbait, a thriller series that will tackle both the dangers of social networking and the ever-growing gap between our real and on...

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Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 8:33pm

Australia will block domains with extremist material during terror attacks

Australia's quest to fight online extremism will soon involve temporary but far-reaching bans. Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced that the country will block internet domains hosting extremist material in the middle of terrorist attacks and...

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Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 10:02pm

Volvo's Polestar engineered XC60 is fast, but still reserved

The Banff area in Canada is spellbinding. The mountains, the lakes, the spires of rock formations jutting towards the heavens don't seem real. But also, no human could create something this beautiful. It's also the best and worst place to drive the V...

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Monday, August 26, 2019 - 12:01am

Keep Your Space Clean With Regular "Purge" Days

I am admittedly a pretty messy person. I persistently have stacks of items around my office, and sometimes my home that I plan to get to “later;” however, as my boyfriend can tell you, that later more often than not never comes. Which is why I recommend scheduling it.

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Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 1:05pm

How to Enable Chrome's New Extension Menu

If you read through my Lifehacker posts, you can figure out pretty quickly that I’m a fan of browser extensions. I have extensions for adding a dark mode to my browser, one of showing previews of sites so I don’t have to open a tab, and even a browser extension for helping me manage all those tabs that I do open.

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Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 2:17pm

Ask About a Hotel or Airbnb's WiFi Before You Book

Last Christmas I decided to splurge on an Airbnb for a few days in my hometown rather than stay with friends and family for my entire trip. I loved the idea of being able to come and go as I wanted, as well as stay up as late as I wanted without bugging my hosts. As it turns out, my midnight west coast bedtime turns…

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Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 6:50pm

ICYMI: Native Union cables, iDevices Instinct Alexa-powered switch & more

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Here are our top picks for new gear from the last seven days you should check out including an Alexa-powered switch, new USB-C to Lightning cables, and a smart water leak detection system.

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Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 12:58pm

'B Corp' leaders challenge Apple, others to become force for good

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Apple should put the planet before profits, a group of more than 30 business leaders from major companies have urged, via a full-page advertisement in the New York Times demanding members of the Business Roundtable lobby group become more ethical in their practices.

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Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 3:53pm

RTX 2080 Ti Super is apparently exclusive to the (not always working) GeForce Now RTX

Nvidia recently announced that their beta game streaming service, GeForce Now, would get the upgrade from Pascal to Turing and with it, ray tracing – only it didn’t.

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Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 12:21pm

How to turn the Galaxy Note 10 into a drawing tablet

The biggest stand-out feature of Samsung's Galaxy Note series is hands-down the S Pen stylus. Over the years, Samsung has greatly expanded the functionality of the S Pen and the software that comes along, transforming the Note series from a run-of-the-mill notebook substitute for the digital age, into productivity beast.

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Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 12:21pm

The 'Breaking Bad' movie comes to Netflix on October 11th

At last, Netflix's Breaking Bad movie has a name -- and importantly, a release date. The service has released a teaser revealing that El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie will premiere on October 11th, 2019. The clip (which revolves around a questioning...

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Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 12:44pm

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