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Elon Musk Is Building a Hyperloop Test Track in Texas Elon Musk Is Building a Hyperloop Test Track in Texas

Check this out: Will be building a Hyperloop test track for companies and student teams to test out their pods. Most likely in Texas. — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) January 15, 2015 Looks like Elon Musk can’t wait for someone else …

Google Glass Is Going Off the Market, but It’s Not Dead Yet Google Glass Is Going Off the Market, but It’s Not Dead Yet

As of January 19, the average Joe will no longer be able to purchase Google Glass. Google is shutting down its Glass Explorer program, which first opened up in 2013. It wasn’t until May of 2014 that Google began selling …

Here Are 13 New Pilots You Can Watch Now on Amazon Here Are 13 New Pilots You Can Watch Now on Amazon

It’s time for another round of new pilots from Amazon Studios. The company has just made available 13 new pilots (seven for adults and six for kids). Here’s what’s now available via Amazon Instant Video: Cocked Created by Sam Baum …

Elon Musk Calls for Research to Make Sure Artificial Intelligence Doesn’t Kill Us All Elon Musk Calls for Research to Make Sure Artificial Intelligence Doesn’t Kill Us All

UPDATED BELOW For Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, figuring out how to avoid the “potential pitfalls” of artificial intelligence is just as – if not more – important than advancing it. Musk, who has been warning us about the …

Oscar Nominations: Netflix Scores One with ‘Virunga’ Oscar Nominations: Netflix Scores One with ‘Virunga’

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences have just announced the Oscar nominations, and Netflix has grabbed itself one. Virunga, a film about endangered gorillas at Virunga National Park in the eastern Congo, has been nominated for Best Documentary …

Facebook Brings Free Basic Internet Services to Colombia via internet.org app Facebook Brings Free Basic Internet Services to Colombia via internet.org app

Facebook has just launched its Internet.org app in Colombia, bringing free basic internet services to the country. This is the first time that the app has reached a Latin American country. “Before today, only about 50% of Colombians had access …

A Bunch Of A&E Content (Including Wahlburgers) Just Hit Netflix A Bunch Of A&E Content (Including Wahlburgers) Just Hit Netflix

Netflix may be about to lose some BBC content, but it just added a bunch of A&E content. It’s not exactly apples to apples, but as always, Netflix loses some content and gains more. That’s the way it goes. Of …

Bosch, Amazon’s First Hour-Long Drama, Lands Feb 13 Bosch, Amazon’s First Hour-Long Drama, Lands Feb 13

Amazon’s first hour-long drama will hit Prime Instant Video on February 13. Bosch, based on bestselling author Michael Connelly’s books about LAPD homicide detective Harry Bosch (City of Bones, The Concrete Blonde, and Echo Park), was greenlit back in March …

Google Translate Just Became More Magical Google Translate Just Became More Magical

Google just launched a major update for Google Translate, which enables users to point their smartphone cameras at words (such as on signs), and have them instantly translated. Before, you could snap a picture, and Google would translate the words …

Netflix May Lose a Bunch of BBC Shows at the End of the Month Netflix May Lose a Bunch of BBC Shows at the End of the Month

As the days tick down to the end of January, be on the lookout for news of a deal extension between Netflix and the BBC. If not, many of your favorites could be vanishing from the streaming service. At 12am …

Woody Allen Heads to Amazon for First-Ever TV Series Woody Allen Heads to Amazon for First-Ever TV Series

Amazon Studios and Woody Allen have just announced a partnership that will see the acclaimed filmmaker write and direct his first-ever TV series. It doesn’t have a name at this point – it’s simply Untitled Woody Allen Project – but …

Transparent Wins a Golden Globe, Amazon’s First Major Award Transparent Wins a Golden Globe, Amazon’s First Major Award

Over the past couple years, Netflix has consistently netted award show nominations (and some wins) for its original content like House of Cards and Orange Is The New Black. And though the Emmys, Golden Globes, and the like have smiled …

House of Cards Season 3 Official Trailer Is Here House of Cards Season 3 Official Trailer Is Here

On the same day that Kevin Spacey wins a Golden Globe for his role of Frank Underwood on the series, Netflix releases the official trailer for season three of House of Cards. “When the stakes are this high, Frank and …

Netflix Releases Latest ISP Speed Rankings Netflix Releases Latest ISP Speed Rankings

Netflix just released its monthly update on Internet service provider speed data, ranking the top ISPs in terms of speed for its streaming service. The previous list looking at November data showed significant increases in average speed in both the …

Here’s What’s Coming To Netflix In The Next Week Here’s What’s Coming To Netflix In The Next Week

As you know, content comes and goes on Netflix. Each week, we’re bringing you a list of titles that you’ll be able to stream in the U.S. in the coming days. As always, dates are subject to change. Yes, that’s …

Silicon Valley Season 2 Premieres April 12 Silicon Valley Season 2 Premieres April 12

Silicon Valley, HBO’s hilarious series about a team of tech dreamers navigating the pitfalls of living and working in the cradle of innovation, has just been given an official premiere date. Season two, which was ordered after just three episodes …

CES: Netflix Reportedly Prepares For HDR 4K Streaming CES: Netflix Reportedly Prepares For HDR 4K Streaming

Last year, all of the talk was about 4K Ultra HD, but now that Netflix offers that, it’s on to the next best thing, which is apparently HDR or high dynamic range 4K streaming. And Netflix will reportedly launch this …

Netflix Sets Release Date For ‘Grace And Frankie’ From ‘Friends’ Creator Netflix Sets Release Date For ‘Grace And Frankie’ From ‘Friends’ Creator

Back in March, Netflix announced a new comedy series from Friends creator Marta Kauffman called Grace and Frankie. It stars Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin. Netflix announced some release dates for upcoming shows today, with Grace and Frankie slated for …

Netflix’s ‘Bloodline’ Will Premiere on March 20 Netflix’s ‘Bloodline’ Will Premiere on March 20

Netflix’s new drama Bloodline, which was just given a name back in October after floating in nameless limbo for quite some time, just got an official premiere date. Set your calendars for March 20, when all 13 episodes will land. …

Netflix Sets Release Date For ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ From Tina Fey Netflix Sets Release Date For ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ From Tina Fey

Netflix just announced a handful of release dates for some of its new shows. One of those, which was only announced in November, is going to debut in just a couple months. That would be Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, a new …

Amazon Fire Phone Gets Even Cheaper, Somehow, for One-Day Promotion Amazon Fire Phone Gets Even Cheaper, Somehow, for One-Day Promotion

Amazon continues to find new and innovative ways to attempt to give away its safe-to-say-failed foray into the world of smartphones. The company is currently offering the Fire Phone, unlocked, for just $189. As you’re well aware, that’s cheaper than …