The Lion King trailer is here. Happy Thanksgiving!

The Lion King trailer is here. Happy Thanksgiving!

The first teaser trailer for Disney’s live-action remake is as beautiful and warm-fuzzy as it is in your dreams. Congratulations, humans: Last-minute Thanksgiving Day rumors that Disney would drop the first teaser trailer for the highly-anticipated live-action remake of The Lion King turned out to be true — and there was much rejoicing. The company sneakily released the trailer with almost no notice, save for an Instagram post by J.D. McCrarey, who plays Young Simba,…

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Watch the very first trailer for Disney’s The Lion King remake

Watch the very first trailer for Disney’s The Lion King remake

Disney’s remake of the 1994 classic The Lion King just got its very first trailer, in the form of a quick minute and a half teaser aired during the NFL’s traditional Thanksgiving primetime game. The film, produced by Walt Disney Pictures and helmed by Iron Man director Jon Favreau, is a photorealistic, computer animated movie featuring a staggering number of high-profile voice actors, including Donald Glover as Simba, Beyoncé as Nala, and James Earl Jones…

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Siri thinks Donald Trump is a penis

Siri thinks Donald Trump is a penis

I’m not even American, but I just spat out a turkey dinner. Apple’s Siri digital assistant thinks that President Donald Trump is a penis. If you use an iPhone to ask Siri how old Donald Trump is, you’ll be greeted with a picture of a penis instead of a photo of the President. At the time of writing, the penis picture keeps coming and going. Presumably, someone is editing the Wikipedia page associated with Donald…

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The 2020 Range Rover Evoque has an optional hybrid rear view mirror

The 2020 Range Rover Evoque has an optional hybrid rear view mirror

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has just announced the newest version of the Range Rover Evoque, the company’s stout little SUV first unveiled in 2010. For the most part, the new 2020 Evoque features the kinds of upgrades you’d expect from a yearly refresh. But one new optional feature sticks out: the rear view mirror, which doubles as a screen for a backup camera. The “ClearSight Rear View Mirror,” as JLR calls it, changes at the…

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The best Black Friday deals under $40

The best Black Friday deals under $40

Not all Black Friday deals are doorbusters that cost hundreds of dollars — many are for a few bucks (literally). If you’ve been stalling on purchasing something, here’s a list of goodies that are all under $40. From games to smart speakers to streaming devices and even a pair of wireless headphones, these are some of the best deals that won’t break the bank. SMART SPEAKERS Amazon Echo Dot 3rd generation is $24 (usually $49.99)…

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How Walmart is trying to reinvent in-store shopping to win Black Friday

How Walmart is trying to reinvent in-store shopping to win Black Friday

Although we may be doing an increasing amount of shopping online, a vast majority of retail still occurs in the real world — and no event better emphasizes that fact than Black Friday, the annual holiday shopping extravaganza that consumes US retailers every Thanksgiving. Last year, Black Friday generated nearly $8 billion in sales, according to Adobe Analytics. It remains the best time of the year to get discounts on expensive electronics like 4K TVs,…

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How an Instagram conversation led to a firestorm in China

How an Instagram conversation led to a firestorm in China

Racist Instagram exchanges have gone viral in China, despite the platform being blocked. Dolce & Gabbana has been canceled in China as hordes of online users accuse the brand of racism. First denounced by famous actors including Zhang Ziyi (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon), the brand pulled its Shanghai fashion show last night after a dozen models left, and now, online platforms like Net-A-Porter and Alibaba’s Taobao have swiftly stopped carrying its wares in China. The…

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