#ReleaseTheJJCut Brings Conspiracy Theories to Star Wars

Everyone is looking for a #release. In the political Twittersphere, it’s usually about paperwork. #ReleaseTheReport on Russian involvement in the 2016 presidential election. Or, conversely, #ReleaseTheMemo that supposedly damned the entire inquiry. In the portions of the internet most consumed by fandom—stan Twitter, niche subreddits, meme YouTube—the release that people are chasing is often an…

The Morning After: ‘The Mandalorian’ is coming back next fall

It’s that time.Welcome to Engadget’s 2019 year in reviewWhat’s the deal with high-profile streamers leaving Twitch? Is VR finally going to go mainstream now that a Half-Life game is on the way? What’s next for the streaming wars? And when did tech CEOs lose their luster?To commemorate the start of the twenties, next week we’ll…

President Trump’s Facebook Ads Keep Getting More and More Fascist

Screenshot: FacebookYesterday, Donald Trump became the third president in the history of the United States to get impeached, and Trump is obviously not happy. But as things get worse for the president, his message becomes more and more extreme, especially on social media platforms like Facebook. The Trump campaign buys new Facebook ads every day,…

Spectrum Kills Home Security Business, Refuses Refunds for Owners of Now-Worthless Equipment

Spectrum’s customer service number, in case you need it for some reason.Photo: GettySpectrum customers who are also users of the company’s home security service are about a month away from being left with a pile of useless equipment that in many cases cost them hundreds of dollars. On February 5, Spectrum will no longer support…

15 browser extension essentials you need to go online

You can’t navigate the web without these add-ons. Image: getty / mashable Editors independently select all products and services featured here. If you buy something through our links, we may receive a commission. By Sasha Lekach2019-12-09 14:06:00 UTC Essentials Week spotlights unexpected items that make our daily lives just a little bit better. The right…