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‘The Good Wife’ airs its dirty laundry on ‘Undisclosed Recipients’



This week’s episode of The Good Wife is very clearly inspired by the recent hack of Sony Pictures Entertainment

Unfortunately, the “real-life” inspiration doesn’t do much to propel the plot and deepen our understanding of the characters

In typical fashion, this show lets Alicia enjoy her victory in the State’s Attorney’s race for about one minute before introducing a whole new host of problems. Alicia needs to quickly…

Colliding galaxies show the limits of dark matter



Dark matter may not be part of a “dark sector” of particles that mirrors regular matter, as some theories suggest, say scientists studying collisions of galaxy clusters

When clusters of galaxies collide, the hot gas that fills the space between the stars in those galaxies also collides and splatters in all directions with a motion akin to splashes of waterDark matter makes up about 90% of the matter in galaxy clusters: Does it splatter like water as well?

Oops! 15 things Britney did again on the 15th anniversary of her iconic video



It’s hard to believe that it’s been 15 years since the debut of Britney Spears‘ “Oops! … I Did It Again.”

It seems like just yesterday she danced right from the surface of Mars and into our hearts wearing that red pleather jumpsuit

She’s made a few mistakes since then (notably Kevin Federline), but the sweetheart of ’90s pop seems to have her life on track right now with her lucrative Vegas show, Piece of Me

She still doesn’t get…

Will Ferrell has a cockatoo and he doesn’t want to talk about it



Respect boundaries, Conan.

Will Ferrell was on Conan O’Brien’s late-night talk show recently to promote his new movie, but it seems all anyone wanted to talk about was his pet cockatoo. How rude!

Professor Feathers, as Ferrell accidentally revealed, didn’t seem too happy, either. Apparently, the cockatoo was told it’d be a really low-key interview, but everyone got all intrusive and wanted answers.

Talk about ruffled feathers!

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid won’t seek re-election



Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid is announcing he will not seek re-election to another term.

The 75-year-old Reid says in a statement issued by his office Friday that he wants to make sure Democrats regain control of the Senate next year and that it would be “inappropriate” for him to soak up campaign resources when he could be focusing on putting the Democrats back in power.

“My life’s work has been to make…

Virtual reality, explained with some trippy optical illusions



Virtual reality is the new reality. Woah.

Michael Abrash, the chief scientist for Facebook’s Oculus, took the stage during day two of the F8 Developer Conference in San Francisco to blow everyone’s mind with some trippy optical illusions.

These pills aren’t blue and red, they’re the same shade of gray.

As we all learned when “The Dress” took over the Internet in February, our eyes can play some serious tricks on us

The blue tiles on the left and the yellow tiles on the right are really the…

9 simple tips to save time during your morning routine



If you’re not a morning person, that struggle to get up and out of the house every work day can be seriously hard work. Hell, even if you are a morning person, sometimes it’s still an effort

We have some tips and tricks that might help you shave valuable minutes off your morning routine, so you leave on time

Take a look through our useful suggestions below, then share any of your handy morning hacks in the comments

1. Don’t hit…

Facebook’s Messenger Platform Preserves WhatsApp’s Clarity Of Purpose


Tim Cook kept Steve Jobs in his iPhone contacts for years after he died



Nearly three and a half years have passed since Apple cofounder Steve Jobs died from pancreatic cancer, but his successor as CEO, Tim Cook, kept his friend’s contact information in his iPhone long afterward

As revealed in Becoming Steve Jobs: The Evolution of a Reckless Upstart into a Visionary Leader, which hits physical and digital shelves on Tuesday, Cook wasn’t quick to delete Jobs’ contact details following his 2011 death

How SXSW shined a light into the darkest corners of the Internet



Trying to sign in to the website to watch Deep Web feels like trying to gain access to White House files, with multiple passwords and resets needed for the slightest mis-type. But of course the guy who made a documentary about the most secret places on the Internet would make it this hard.

This all makes Alex Winter — who you may remember as Bill S. Preston Esq. in the 1989 film Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure — very happy.

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