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Netflix drops final, hair-raising 'Haunting of Bly Manor' trailer
September 23, 2020 0
It’s time to come home to Netflix. From the creators of The Haunting of Hill House comes the first full trailer for The Haunting of Bly Manor, an all-new chilling story with some familiar faces. Hill House breakout Victoria Pedretti stars as Dani, an American woman nannying for two totally not-creepy children (Amelie Bea Smith, […]
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Netflix's 'The Trial of the Chicago 7' trailer puts injustice in the spotlight
September 23, 2020 0
The first full trailer for Netflix’s The Trial of the Chicago 7 is, in short, enraging. The Trial of the Chicago 7 chronicles the legal battles of eight (later seven) individuals who organized a peaceful protest that turned violent in the presence of police and were subsequently charged with conspiracy to incite a riot.  In […]
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Science & Technology
Apple's next iPad Pro to have mini-LED display, report claims
September 23, 2020 0
We’ve been hearing about Apple implementing a mini-LED display into its products for years now, but it seems it’s finally about to happen.  According to typically reliable Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo (via MacRumors), Apple’s manufacturing partners will start mass producing mini-LED displays in the fourth quarter of 2020, and the first product to feature one […]
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Zoom catches up with new accessibility features for sign language interpretation
September 23, 2020 0
For Zoom users who are part of the Deaf and hard-of-hearing community, some long-awaited features are here. On Wednesday, Zoom added three major accessibility options, each mainly focused on making it easier for sign language interpreters to stay visible on the screen. Jen Hill, a Zoom marketing manager, demonstrated on a Zoom call how users […]
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Entertainment, Entertainment, Politics
Trevor Noah and 'The Daily Show' explore the inspiring life of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
September 22, 2020 0
It still hasn’t quite sunk in that Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died Friday at age 87, due to “complications of metastatic pancreas cancer,” according to the New York Times.   Tributes to the feminist icon and pop culture monarch have continued since, including a comprehensive and poignant look at her historic career from […]
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'Black Narcissus' stars Diana Rigg in gothic tale of a nun's sexual fantasies
September 22, 2020 0
Autumn TV season is upon us. And with that, the BBC is bringing us a gothic drama about erotic fantasies and sexual repression. Because what is autumn without a decent helping of horny TV drama?  BAFTA award-winning writer Amanda Coe has adapted Rumer Godden’s 1939 classic literary novel Black Narcissus, a three-part adaptation directed by […]
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Science & Technology
Buying a PS5 or Xbox Series X? You might want to upgrade your TV.
September 22, 2020 0
New Xbox and PlayStation consoles are almost here, which means you might need two things: To learn terms like “8K” and “120Hz,” and to eventually buy a new TV. If you refresh enough retailer websites, you might be able to nab a pre-order for the PlayStation 5 and the Xbox Series S and X. Sony’s […]
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Fitbit Sense review: A half-baked smartwatch for the wellness warrior
September 22, 2020 0
Fitbit Sense $329.95 View Product The Good Beautiful design • Comfortable • Features EDA sensor for stress mangement • On device music storage • Built-in GPS The Bad Unpredictable heart rate monitor • ECG sensor not available yet • Middling battery life • Expensive The Bottom Line With fitness and stress management tracking, the Fitbit […]
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5 significant history-making moments from the 2020 Emmys
September 21, 2020 0
As you can probably imagine, due to the coronavirus pandemic and social distancing, the Emmys looked a little different this year — but that didn’t make it any less memorable. Alongside the Friends reunions, cardboard nominees, and one spectacular losing tweet from Ramy Youssef, there were also a number of historical moments at the primarily […]
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BTS squeezes into NPR's studio for pitch-perfect Tiny Desk Concert
September 21, 2020 0
If you thought NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert couldn’t get any cosier, BTS has snuggled all seven members in for the latest instalment. The K-pop superstars settled in as the latest guests for NPR’s in-house live performance series, which has seen quietly colossal sets in the pint-sized space from the likes of Lizzo, Taylor Swift, H.E.R., […]
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