Pixar’s ‘Luca’ is a treat to be savored

By Pixar standards, Luca is a teeny-tiny film. It's not grasping at the purpose of life or the point of emotions; it's not delving into the Great Before or the Great Beyond; it's not even expanding an existing...

Facebook’s Oculus is testing in-headset VR advertising

Facebook's Oculus is testing in-headset VR advertising because not even our virtual realities can escape the claws of capitalism. On Wednesday Oculus announced it will begin...

Space tourism sounds fun. But it could be terrible for the planet.

Space travel has environmental costs. For research, it might be worth it. To send Jeff Bezos, Richard Branson, and other wealthy tourists into orbit? That’s debatable.

New WarioWare? Advance Wars?? ‘Metroid Dread’???? Nintendo’s E3 kicked ass.

Even with E3 only happening in the most technical sense, Nintendo fans have got to be happy. The Japanese publisher delivered exciting announcements at its Tuesday showcase.

Android’s Messages app now has end-to-end encryption. Make sure you enable it.

End-to-end encryption for Google's Messages app on Android is out of beta, meaning you can finally ensure no one can intercept your nudes between your phone and your partner's....

How to change the time on your Fitbit

A Fitbit does lots of great things, but there's one simple feature you surely want to work correctly: the clock. Sometimes, however, the time on your Fitbit device might not...

How to cancel Tinder Gold

We've all been there: You're under the covers, scrolling through Tinder way past your bedtime. You're on a left-swipe roll and accidentally pass on someone you would've swiped right...

How to avoid flashing lights and photosensitive videos on TikTok

Here's how to make you're For You Page safer if you're sensitive to flashing lights.  While TikTok's curated For You Page provides an endless supply of...

Why the heatwave hitting the Western U.S. is so intense

Records will break. A mid-June heat wave, lasting through the week's end, is baking much of the Western U.S. A hot weather pattern amplified by a climate...

Moto G Stylus 5G could be your budget Android go-to for a big screen...

Not even two years ago, finding a 5G-enabled smartphone in the United States was both difficult and not worth the effort. The networks were either nascent or nonexistent, and...