Tech & Gaming

We’re Finally Getting Taco and Burrito Emojis

At long last, emoji creators have heard the Internet’s pleas and are giving us a…

Intel to Invest $125 Million in Startups Run by Minorities and Women

The technology industry has long had a diversity problem. Recent diversity reports of major tech…

Google Wants You to Feel Guilt About #Instafood

Google wants to add guilt to the growing mix of social anxieties associated with scrolling…

5 Ways to Rise Above Internet Outrage

In the most connected culture in the history of humanity, outrage is everywhere. Slate.com even…

How to Avoid Getting Caught in Facebook Arguments

Hi Eddie! Recently, due to all of the racial conflict in our country, I’ve seen…

Verizon is Buying AOL for $4.4 Billion

Verizon has announced that it is buying AOL for about $4.4 billion, or $50 a…

Video Game Shows What It’s Like to Have Alzheimer’s

A 21-year-old video game designer has created a video game in which players see through…

You’ll Soon be Able to Get Your Own High-Tech Virtual Reality Headset

If you have ever dreamed of being a bionic person, Oculus VR has brought you…

The Spiritual Toll of Constant Entertainment

In my ongoing Jesus vs. Netflix battle, it seems like Netflix is winning my time…

NASA Spacecraft Crashes on Mercury After 11-Year Mission

After almost 11 years in space and four years of orbiting Mercury, NASA’s Messenger spacecraft…

Google is Launching a Phone Network

Chances are, Google already fulfills a lot of your technology needs, but soon, they could…

Is This Clickbait?

Clickbait is one of those words that rocketed in popularity so quickly, many people started…

Let Google Feud Remind You That the Internet Is a Sad Place

Google Feud is a game that launched last week and quickly went viral, because this…

You Literally Only Get One Life In This Video Game

There’s a new video game in development called Upsilon Circuit that has a few interesting…

Today Is the First Ever #BlackOutDay

Friday, March 6, marks the first annual BlackOut Day, a day dedicated to “celebrating the…

What Are These Weird Lights on this Dwarf Planet All About?

Do aliens exist? Blink-182’s Tom DeLonge thinks so. Bill Clinton wouldn’t be surprised if they…

Painless Tattoo Removal Cream Is Really, Truly On the Way

For decades, parents have had an ace to play when it comes to their kids…

Mark Zuckerberg Wants Every Earthling Online

At this point, it might feel like Mark Zuckerberg has digitally connected the entire world.…

Anonymous Declares War on ISIS

Following the UN’s report of ISIS’ ghastly crimes against humanity, rogue vigilante hacker group Anonymous…

Will the RadioShack Bankruptcy Affect You?

It has not been a great month for companies loved more for what they were…

Twitter Chief: ‘We Suck at Dealing With Abuse’

The Verge got their hands on an internal memo in which Twitter CEO Dick Costolo…

Ska Band or Improv Troupe: The Internet’s Hardest Game

On the surface of it, ska bands and improv troupes have little in common, outside…

‘Serial’ Shuts Down the Haters

Serial may be over, but the snowball started by its investigation into the case of…

Stop Sharing That Facebook Copyright Thing

In 2012, some terribly unfunny person started a hoax about how you have to post…

Take a Moment to Fill Out This RELEVANT Podcast Survey

Hey, RELEVANT Podcast fans. As you, a regular RELECANT Podcast listener know, we’re always looking…

The U.S. Navy Finally Has a Drone That Looks Like a Shark

The U.S. Navy has unveiled “Ghostswimmer,” an underwater reconnaissance drone designed to look like a…

Best Buy and Judd Apatow Need to Think Through Their Tweets.

Today in Poorly Thought Out Tweets, both comedy superstar Judd Apatow and noted seller of…

Meet Chuck Johnson, the Guy Everyone Wants Banned from Twitter

If you’ve been on Twitter the past few days, you may have seen the call…

Our Long National Nightmare of reCAPTCHA Is Nearly Over

reCAPTCHA, that necessary evil that protects websites from spam by making you attempt to decipher…

Cool Kickstarter Alert: ‘That Dragon, Cancer’

Ryan Green is a video game developer out in Loveland, Colorado who is getting a…

GamerGate Continues to Be About Misogyny, Despite Its Best Efforts

If you’re a gamer or geek in any capacity, you know Felicia Day. The actress…

Google’s Anti-Porn Software Strikes

Over the summer, Google developed a new algorithm that rather grandly promised to eradicate child…

Mark Zuckerberg Donates $25 Million to Fight Ebola

Time will only tell whether or not Mark Zuckerberg’s invention saved or doomed friendships as…

OK, So, What Is GamerGate?

Over the past few weeks, you may have heard rumblings (or participated directly) in the…

Here We Go Again: 5 Million Gmail Passwords Have Leaked

The Daily Dot is reporting that five million Gmail passwords have leaked on a Russian…

Who Needs Human Friendships When You Have Apple’s New Watch?

As part of its big event, Apple unveiled one of those items everybody mocks today…

Welcome to Your New World, iPhone 6 Plus

Do you find your iPad too big but your iPhone too small? Well, today is…

The Real Social Networks

Social media is suddenly becoming a lot more social. Since the Facebook revolution, online social…

The Next Transportation Revolution is Here

Over the past several years, high-end hybrids and futuristic electric cars have slowly become more…