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Ice Cube kicks off celebrity 3-on-3 basketball league in new ad

Now that the Olympics has added three-on-three basketball as a medal-worthy competition, the usually street ball/playground-based game is big time, and Ice Cube is about to cash in on it. SEE ALSO: Warriors star Klay Thompson now famous for the worst dunk fail in history Actually, the rapper/actor announced his Big 3 league long before the Olympics added the sport to the 2020 games (in January), but his timing for the official launch is perfect.

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‘Westworld‘ star James Marsden gives us a peek at Season 2 gunslinging

The next season of Westworld is still a long ways away, but that doesn‘t mean the cast isn‘t hard at work putting together the next installment of robots vs. humans drama. SEE ALSO: Snapchat is adding more big-name TV channels, including HBO We got our first sort-of-peek at Westworld Season 2 on Friday thanks to show regular James Marsden. The actor, who plays one of the pivotal robot characters on Westworld, took to Instagram to show

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Everything you‘d possibly wanna know about Samsung‘s Galaxy Note 8 just got leaked

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Twitter Moment shows exactly how devastating the GOP healthcare bill would be for one family

Before the Senate votes on its bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act, many people are sharing stories of how the bill would affect them. One story struck a chord with thousands of Twitter users this weekend. The mom of 3-year-old Ethan Vikash shared a photo of a medical bill for her son‘s open heart surgery. The 24-line item bill came to 231,115 for 10 hours in surgery, one week in the hospital‘s cardiac intensive care unit, and one

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President Trump‘s Disney Hall of Presidents installation delayed, big time

You‘ll have to wait a little longer for your robot Donald Trump. New reports coming out of the most magical place on earth claim that Disney World‘s Hall of Presidents won‘t be showing off its 45th robot President any time soon. The venerable hall, which has been closed for renovations since shortly before Trump took office in January, was originally scheduled to reopen on June 30th. SEE ALSO: GOP staffer compares Trumpcare to S

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Turn your dog into a disco ball with this light up vest

The Disco Dog is a smartphone-controlled LED light vest that can keep your dog safe in the dark and also light up the party. Read more...More about Dogs, Animals, Pets, Light, and Animal

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Is Uber the MySpace of ride-hailing companies?

After this week, Uber is forever changed. Co-founder Travis Kalanick was forced to resign as CEO after pressure from investors over recent scandals. Those scandals? Where to begin: There are the allegations of sexual harassment and HR incompetence from Susan Fowler Rigetti. There‘s the ongoing lawsuit from Alphabet‘s Waymo that alleges Uber benefited from intellectual property that the now-fired head of self-driving may have stolen.

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Warriors star Klay Thompson now famous for the worst dunk fail in history

You just won your second NBA championship, so now it‘s time to go pay respects to your shoe sponsor in China aaaand embarrass yourself, the NBA, and said shoe sponsor, in epic fashion. SEE ALSO: LeBron James and Draymond Green are in the best Instagram flame war On Saturday, a tragic video of Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson began making the rounds on social media and it will live in basketball infamy. At least one of the videos app

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Woman kicked out of own apartment pool for high leg, one piece swimsuit

A sincere question: is there anything women are allowed to wear in the summer? The latest example of a ludicrous "dress code violation" comes from Tennessee, where 20-year-old Tori Jenkins was allegedly asked to leave the pool at her own apartment complex for wearing the below swimsuit. SEE ALSO: Woman kicked out of a mall for wearing what women wear in warm months (Yes, it is just a high-leg one piece.) In a Facebook post on Tuesday, Jenkins&ls

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Mark Zuckerberg is still the only one using Facebook Stories and he really likes Iowa

Everyone‘s best friend, Mark Zuckerberg, has a new Facebook story and he‘s having a great time in Iowa. Zuckerberg used Facebook storiesthat product Facebook introduced to add onto Instagram Stories but that hasn‘t quite caught on yetto document his trip midwest. The Facebook CEO traveled to Iowa as part of his 2017 promise to visit U.S. states he‘s never been to. That trip led Zuckerberg to declare, "Iowa is my kind of pl

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Hauntingly real video game is about the failures and triumphs of remembering the dead

A lot of thisisn‘t going to make sense to you. And I‘m sorry about that.They‘re the first words Edith passes down to me, as I open her journal, and begin the saga of the Finch family curse I‘ll come to know the Finches well through Giant Sparrow‘s two-hour narrative-driven game exploring the series of unfortunate events that make up the family‘s history. Through short, vignette-style stories spanning across sev

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‘Star Wars‘ diamond encrusted Yoda brings The Force to your wallet

There‘s a limit to the level of Star Wars fan obsession we can accept before we are forced to question whether or not you‘re missing a few midi-chlorians. Such is the case with the latest piece of Star Wars fan swag that comes to us in the form of a gold, diamond encrusted pendant currently up for auction online. SEE ALSO: Netflix finally gets its first live-action ‘Star Wars‘ film Heritage Auctions, the site offering the

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People are mad at Twitter for promoting the Obamacare repeal hashtag #HellerVoteYes

Nevada Sen. Dean Heller became the first Republican on Friday to say he wouldn‘t vote for the Senate‘s bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act because of its cuts to healthcare benefits for low-income Americans. Naturally, a conservative, pro-Trump interest group is lobbying the senator to change his mind about the GOP effort to replace Obamacare. One of them promoted a trending hashtag on Twitter: "HellerVoteYes." Well, since the Repu

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Drone footage shows Apple‘s nearly finished spaceship campus against stunning sunset

Apple‘s massive new spaceship campus, officially called "Apple Park," is nearly complete and should officially open later this year. New drone footage reveals how glorious the main campus and the Steve Jobs Theater look just as the sun is setting. The new 2.8 million-square-foot headquarters will be home to over 12,000 Apple employees. It‘s Apple Chief Design Officer Jony Ive‘s most ambitious "product" to date, huge glass pa

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Divers use custom Snapchat Spectacles to explore deep underwater

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Jennifer Lopez calls out commenters who accused her of Photoshopping her abs

To be a female celebrity means that you cannot even Instagram your perfect abs without being attacked by trolls. Luckily, Jennifer Lopez knows how to keep the peace. Because the internet is both a wonderful and a terrible place, J.Lo‘s delightful Instagram mirror selfie was instantly met with comments accusing her of Photoshopping the image. SEE ALSO: Remember George Clooney‘s tequila company? He just sold it for 1 billion Most detrac

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Augmented reality could be the biggest reason to buy an iPhone 8

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Someone actually created a live feed of Trump‘s tweets as artwork for his living room

Think you‘ve had enough of @realDonaldTrump? Try stepping into your living room and having a live feed of the president‘s hotly debated tweets on your wall. No need to turn on the news, no need to open your Twitter app or any other form of social media. All you have to do is look at your wall. SEE ALSO: Trump Twitter bot reminds us that all his tweets are coming from the White House Sound appealing? Well, maybe not. But for one man

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Instagram is actively ruining my life with its inhumane algorithm

As a rule, social networks are terrible at understanding their human users no matter the ooey-gooey platitudes about bringing us "closer together" their executives piece together. Never has this been more clear than over the past few days, when Instagram‘s algorithm continually shoved well-meaning but emotionally ruinous "happy Father‘s Day!" garbage down my throat. SEE ALSO: In praise of Justin Bieber‘s eccentric Instagrams Qu

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Nike tries out AR for limited-edition sneakers on its SNKRS app

Nike‘s SNKRS app will soon move shopping for sneakers on the app partly into the real world. The app is adding augmented reality technology for the drop of the Nike SB Dunk High Pro "Momofuku." App users have to find a copy of the menu for the New York restaurant Fuku, part of David Chang‘s Momofuku empire, online or even on the street in New York. Then, SNKRS will overlay an interactive 3D model of the limited-edition sneakers. Tappi

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Trust the reviews: Toilet seat covers are a great skincare product

Despite the general vibe of a trip to Sephora, good skincare products do not need to be expensive. In fact, your office bathroom might already have them ... just above the place dozens of people poop! Yes, wax paper toilet seat covers currently have a score of 4.6/5 on the "Misc Beauty Tools" section of MakeupAlley, the mother of all beauty review websites. Why? People use them as blotting papers for oily skin and love them. If your office is bl

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Terrified dog does not want to be anywhere near hamster, thanks

We all have our own irrational fears and the less sense they make, the worse they often are. This dog, for example, is afraid of this tiny hamster, even though it is much, much larger than the hamster and would certainly win in a fight. Just don‘t make eye contact, dog! Don‘t do it! Read more... More about Dogs, Animals, Viral Videos, Hamsters, and Culture

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Jowls for days: Meet the 2017 World‘s Ugliest Dog winner

The 2017 World‘s Ugliest Dog winner is perhaps the floppiest yet. Martha, a three-year-old 125-pound Neapolitan Mastiff from Sebastopol, California, took the top prize at the Petaluma competition on Friday. Martha will triumphantly return home with 1,500, a trophy, and a free trip to New York City for media appearances. SEE ALSO: Dogs, ranked And she seems absolutely thrilled. Image: M. DAVEY/EPA/REX/ShutterstockMartha reportedly won over

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NBD, it‘s just a Bengali cat skateboarding down the street like a boss

This is Boomer. No, not Michael Phelps‘ adorable baby Boomer, but Boomer, the Bengali cat who skateboards. Yes, this cat skateboards. And skateboards really well. Boomer‘s probably better at skateboarding than most people. He‘s also most definitely more talented than most cats, whose skills mostly consist of eating, sleeping, and playing games on iPad. Just look at how cool and collected Boomer is while he skates through a s

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