The CURRENT Symposium Dreams of a New Future for Electronic Art in Vancouver and Beyond

Later this month, Vancouver will be treated to the second edition the CURRENT Symposium. The multifaceted feminist electronic art event will include five days packed with programming, including contributions from musicians, filmmakers, performers, community leaders and activists. The stated theme…

Jimmy Kimmel Asks “Can You Name A Book?” & People Fail Miserably

Funnyman Jimmy Kimmel may have a new job: Increasing America’s basic knowledge about books. “According to a study from the PEW Research Center, almost 1 in 4 Americans has not read a book in the past year,” he said during…

The Big Bang Theory Season-Finale Recap: Just Married

Prev Next Complete Series Coverage There are guest stars aplenty — Mark Hamill alone nearly steals the show — but the real payf for viewers who’ve waited for years to see the marriage Sheldon Lee Cooper to Amy Farrah Fowler…

TIDAL Accused Of Manipulating Streaming Numbers To Benefit Artists Like Beyoncé & Kanye West

After a year-long investigation, Norwegian newspaper Dagens Næringsliv claims to have found evidence TIDAL deliberately falsified streaming numbers for albums by Beyoncé and Kanye West, leading to increased royalty payments for the artists. Per the report, “Beyoncé’s and Kanye West’s listener…

Netflix Could Be Effecting Couples' Sex Lives According To New Study

New research is suggesting that Netflix and other streaming services could be effecting intimate relations between couples; “Netflix and chill” has now taken on a newer, more literal meaning.  A study conducted by researchers at Lancaster University reveals how the…

Netflix’s Rachel Dolezal Documentary Comes Down Hard on Its Subject

To the extent you may have already heard The Rachel Divide, it’s probably along one two extremes opinion. Tonight, the documentary will premiere as one the Tribeca Film Festival’s buzziest, most anticipated entries: a “fine, nuanced, intimate doc” that comes…

How Internet Producers Took Over Mainstream Hip-Hop

On August 4, 2017, Chris Brown’s single “Pills & Automobiles” was certified platinum by the RIAA. This in itself is not remarkable, since the R&B singer has amassed more than 40 platinum plaques over the course his career. But the…