This is what Netflix ads looked like in 1999

It feels like Netflix's library has always been online. But before the content behemoth pioneered movie streaming, it mailed out DVDs. Remember? SEE ALSO: Netflix's relaxing 'Fireplace for Your Home' isn't just for the holidaysRedditor u/graysonkatz unearthed a true relic in their parents' attic:

How Video Streaming Services Could Save The Music Industry

Record companies, advertising firms, film studios, and television networks are all being forced to change the way they think about doing business in the age of the internet. Read More

The Music Industry Is About To Change, And Apple And U2 Are Just The Beginning

Of all industry roller coasters, the music industry must be the wildest. The last 30 years reshaped the business in a way we never could have imagined. Music as a product changed dramatically (e.g.

What We Know About Nintendo’s Plans For Mobile Games

Nintendo has finally given in to the lure of mobile after partnering up with fellow Japanese games firm DeNA, a billion dollar company that made its name on mobile. Don’t, however, expect a sea change, mobile is an expansion of Nintendo’s existing reach not a wide-ranging pivot. Read More

The Uncanny Valley of Old Futurism

In 1995 Eugene Volokh wrote the most paleofuturish article ever written. By that I mean it's an incredibly prescient meditation on the future of media and technology. But it has just enough weird anachronisms to remind us that nobody can predict the future with absolute certainty. Read more...

The Mysterious Origins of 21 Tech Terms

We use 21st century tech terms like hashtag, stream, and mouse with casual indifference, but how did these words get to be so commonplace in our everyday vernacular? We know the origins of Superman (kryptonite), Spider Man (radioactive spider), and Batman (rich boy's revenge) but not "podcast,

UberFacts Isn't Steaming Hot Garbage Anymore

We fact-checked UberFacts on three separate occasions in 2014. And every time, the Twitter-based trivia robot got a failing grade. But today we're happy to report some good news: UberFacts is more accurate these days!Read more...

What can hundreds of dead penguins teach us about climate change?

A warmer world might be a penguin-less world. New research has connected hundreds of mummified penguin carcasses to two disastrous weather events thought to be influenced by climate change.The study, which was published in the Journal of Geophysical Research – Biogeosciences,

Emilia Clarke just got the best 'Game of Thrones' tattoo

Game of Thrones may have finished filming a while ago, but Emilia Clarke is still the mother of dragons. And now, thanks to her new tattoo, she'll forever hold that title.SEE ALSO:

Scoop no more: 7 of the best self-cleaning cat litter boxes

Having a cat (or a few) can be an amazing experience. They’re soft, cute, cuddly, goofy in the best and weirdest way, and they’re always there for you to pet on a bad day. Plus, there’s nothing better — or more relaxing — than falling asleep to the sound of their purring. 

The 2017 MacBook Pro (yes, with the Touch Bar) is $400 off — that's the best price we've

This is a big month for Team Apple, y'all.The new iPhones were announced as well as the Apple Watch Series 4 — but if you were hoping for a new MacBook, you might be feeling left out.Until right now, that is. You can snag the 2017 MacBook Pro for $400 off. (And yes,

I'm not losing hope as Puerto Rico is rebuilt from the ground up. You shouldn't either.

This week marks one year since Hurricane Maria tore through the Caribbean islands. As president of the Hispanic Federation,

Chill Ryan Reynolds chats from Michael Bay set while cars flip and crash behind him

Ryan Reynolds is a pretty calm guy, when he's not battling polite bears on Twitter, or hearing his daughter's voice at a Taylor Swift concert.The star of Michael Bay's new Netflix-backed action film Six Underground posted a video to Twitter on Thursday,

7 of the best canister vacuums to help keep your home spotless

Sure, you combed through hundreds of paint swatches to find the perfect shade of blue for your walls. You browsed Etsy countless times in search of a coffee table (made from reclaimed wood obviously) that will complete your living room. And you even splurged on 1,

'Handmaid's Tale' creator Bruce Miller and star Elisabeth Moss on what to expect next season

If, like us, you have no idea what to do with your feelings about the Season 2 finale of The Handmaid's Tale, do not despair.The creators and actors behind the hit Hulu show are already contemplating what lies ahead for Season 3. And if you thought this one was too grim to bear at times,

Best free dating sites and apps for singles on a budget

If you're not sure about which dating site you should sign up for (AKA spend money on) or which app to download, testing them out for free first is a great idea. But for some dating apps and sites, the free version may actually be all you need.Online dating is hard,

Following his Thailand visit, Elon Musk is going to, um, save Flint?

Fresh off saving a soccer team visiting Thailand with a tiny submarine, Elon Musk is embarking on another heroic mission: bringing clean water to Flint, Michigan. On Wednesday, Musk was gently needled on Twitter by someone seeking help for the people of Flint,

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三星Galaxy S5开启预订 售价699欧元

罗马尼亚运营商 Orange 似乎成为了首个接受 Galaxy S5 预订的运营商。因为日前消息称,三星正在与运营商协商 Galaxy S5 定价。现在看来,价格应该已经确定。

Google’s secret Android TV set-top box may finally make an appearance

Google is reportedly preparing for the launch of a new set-top box dubbed Android TV. Efforts to establish Android in the living room have been a long time coming.    

原始人的文化“屎”:从一块便便化石中能看出啥?

在南美洲两个原始部落出土的粪便化石揭示了古人类的饮食结构,通过比较两个部落的人在饮食上的差异,研究者推断这两个部落起源于不同的文化。

零点调查:中国00后群体研究报告

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西班牙海鲜饭(Paella)和意大利炖饭(Risotto)的区别在哪?

回答两者区别之前,先说说两者相同的地方。作为两款受大众喜欢的欧洲米饭,Paella 和 Risotto 的食材组成,都是米 + 汤 + 酒 + 丰富配料。此外,这两种饭在烹饪的时候还有一个共同的特征,就是不洗米!

智美教育:小龄化托福SAT培训不可“照搬传统”

上海2015年6月11日电 /美通社/ -- 2015年高考结束,大部分准备留学的家长开始为孩子选择托福SAT培训的课程和机构,他们在咨询过程中发现,国内大部分托福 SAT 留学考试培训机构,针对初高中留学群体的托福和 SAT 课程及服务,仍然局限在大学生传统培训模式中,并未找到真正适合小龄化考生的教学方法。

微软测试OneDrive.com新界面

微软正在为OneDrive.com推出一个全新用户界面,微软已经更新了界面,带来新的图标和清晰的布局。尽管全新界面目前还没有提供给所有用户,但是新界面测试者已经为我你们带来了新界面漂亮的截图。

冬天不再脚冷 这双鞋垫内置电池能发热

如果你怕冷,冬天对你而言是地狱一样的存在,一到冬季,手脚冰凉,冷成一条狗。冬天,无论你是在等地铁,还是坐在教室里,你都会觉得双脚冷的犹如冰棍。

英特尔搭载 RealSense 的 Project Tango 开发机终于开始预购

Intel 早在去年八月就已经在台上亮相,搭载 RealSense 的 Project Tango 开发机,现在终于开始预购了。这个名为 RealSense Smartphone Developer Kit 的机器,内建有 6 寸的屏幕、Atom X7-Z8700 处理器,和 2GB 的内存。不过它最大的特色自然就是背面那一排各式的 3D 相机,可以在 3D 环境中,侦测物体、手势、并描绘四周的空间。DevKit 的预售价为 US$399,目前仅限在美国贩售,而且出货时间不详。想要弄一台回来...

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