Viola Davis’ acceptance speech is the Oscars at its best

Viola Davis is taking home the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress for her devastating performance in Fences. After taking the stage to accept her award, she proceeded to level the audience with a soaring speech that brought some there to tears. Host Jimmy Kimmel even said that she ought to …

Read More »

O.J.: Made in America wins Best Documentary at the 2017 Oscars

O.J.: Made in America, directed by Ezra Edelman, produced by Caroline Waterlow, and distributed by ESPN Films, has won the Academy Award for Best Documentary. The seven-and-a-half-hour film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January of last year, and debuted in theatrical limited release last May. The documentary incorporates …

Read More »

Samsung and Oculus made a controller for the Gear VR

Samsung has just announced yet another new Gear VR virtual reality headset — this time with a physical controller accessory that “provides quicker selection and interaction.” The headset itself appears largely identical to the version that was created for the now-recalled Galaxy Note 7. It’s still got a 101-degree field …

Read More »

Samsung will launch the Galaxy S8 in New York on March 29th

Samsung will launch the Galaxy S8 on March 29th in New York, officially unveiling the much-anticipated device for the first time. The company has sent out the teaser above, and an accompanying video below. Obviously this is going to be a big moment for Samsung, which needs to come back …

Read More »

Sony's Playstation VR sales have been stronger than expected

The Playstation VR headset is selling better than the company originally anticipated. When the device went on sale last October, Sony was cautious in its rollout. But speaking to The New York Times, it’s now offered the first concrete numbers for how well the device has been selling, providing a …

Read More »

Samsung is making a stylus styled like a Staedtler pencil

As if nostalgia wasn’t getting a huge boost with the Nokia 3310 today, Samsung has jumped into the fray with its own throwback design: an S Pen that’s built to look like a classic Staedtler Noris pencil. That black-and-gold striped pencil is something many of us grew up with, using …

Read More »

Nokia’s 3310 returns to life as a modern classic

Nokia has sold 126 million of its original 3310 phone since it was first introduced back in September, 2000. It was a time before the iPhone, and Nokia ruled with popular handsets that let you play simple games like Snake. Now the 3310 is making a nostalgic return in the …

Read More »