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Amazon’s Virtual Assistant, Alexa, Will Be Able To Pick Up On Your Emotions Soon

It’s a little unnerving to have a machine trying to read your mind (what if you have an embarrassing sex dream, will Alexa know about those too?!), but it will

Tai Gooden | June 16, 2016 - 12:15 pm

Is Amazon’s Streaming Service Better Than Netflix? Eh, It’s Just Different

Is Amazon’s streaming service better than Netflix? Well… that’s up for debate. It’s slowly but surely creeping up on Netflix when it comes to original programming and movies, but one…

Jenni Miller | April 18, 2016 - 11:02 am

Starbucks, Amazon Customers in for Unhappy Changes

Both Starbucks and Amazon are in the news for recent changes—and not necessarily good ones. Starbucks is changing its rewards program in a fashion that hurts people who don’t spend much…

Newser | February 23, 2016 - 1:00 pm

4 Reasons To Watch Golden Globe Winner “Mozart In The Jungle”

There were quite a few surprises during last night’s Golden Globe Awards, with a numbers of newcomers taking home big awards, including Rachel Bloom from Crazy Ex-Girlfriend nabbing Best Actress in…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 11, 2016 - 4:00 pm

Margaret Cho Will Star In A Chill Weed Dramedy Coming To Amazon

Perfect for Margaret Cho fans and weed fans alike.

Megan Reynolds | December 15, 2015 - 1:30 pm

Turns Out, New Yorkers Don’t Love Commuting On Subways Decorated With Nazi Insignias

Earlier this week, commuters on the Shuttle train between Times Square and Grand Central in Manhattan were stunned to discover subway cars plastered with symbols from Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 24, 2015 - 2:45 pm

“Transparent” Season 2: The Family That Yells Together Stays Together

“You’re all monsters!”

Megan Reynolds | November 19, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Amazon Just Realized That A “Lady Boy Drag Costume” Was A Bad Idea

Some people wear Halloween costumes to disguise themselves, while others pick costumes that reveal the truth behind who they really are — namely, an asshole. That’s what the “Adult Lady Boy Drag

Lauren Vinopal | October 21, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Mother Sues Amazon And UPenn Over Daughter’s Suicide

Sujata Singh has filed a lawsuit against Amazon and the University of Pennsylvania, two years after the suicide of her 20-year-old daughter, Arya Singh.

Sujata Singh is suing…

Katrin Higher | September 5, 2015 - 11:00 am

Amazon Dumps The Confederate Flag

The movement to ditch the Confederate flag is now steamrolling along: Amazon and eBay today forbid the sale of any flag-related merchandise, reports CNN. (Walmart already did so, as did…

Newser | June 23, 2015 - 5:45 pm

Amazon’s New Woody Allen Show Would Be A Bad Idea Even If He Wasn’t A Pedophile

As news broke yesterday that Amazon Studios brokered a deal with controversial filmmaker and alleged pedophile Woody Allen to create a TV series for the fledgling streaming network, perhaps no…

Beejoli Shah | January 14, 2015 - 9:00 am
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