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Uber whistleblower Susan Fowler breaks silence for first time since going public

Uber whistleblower Susan Fowler breaks silence for first time since going public But the "smear campaign" against Fowler has begun, she said in a tweet Friday afternoon: This tweet is the first time Fowler has tweeted since she thanked people for their support shortly after posting her original story.Over the last week, her name's become synonymous not just with alleged company-wide gender discrimination at Uber, but within startup culture at-large.

Have a great time looking at these round chinchilla butts

Have a great time looking at these round chinchilla butts And these objects of the internet's affection are from Cameron's Chinchillas, a small scale breeding business run by Cameron Holmes in the British county of Buckinghamshire.Holmes says that the chinchillas love to nap, eat healthy snacks like rolled oats or mini shredded wheat and take dust baths to clean their fur.

Europeans are cutting down U.S. forests for so-called 'sustainable' energy

Europeans are cutting down U.S. forests for so-called 'sustainable' energy By counting the burning of wood pellets from felled forests in the U., Canada and Russia as a "renewable" or "sustainable" form of energy, nations in the European Union are masking their full impact on the environment, the report warns.

Natalie Dormer reveals what it's like to be killed off on 'Game of Thrones'

Natalie Dormer reveals what it's like to be killed off on 'Game of Thrones' Anyone who's seen Game of Thrones will know that the phrase "All men must die" isn't just restricted to men.Margaery Tyrell, who went out in a blaze of green glory in the Season 6 finale, is just one of the show's latest victims.

Texting on Android will soon get a lot better

Texting on Android will soon get a lot better On Friday, Google announced a push to bring Rich Communications Services (RCS) messaging to Android users around the world.The plan has a big hurdle to overcome, though: Messaging on Android — and Android itself — has always been a fragmented experience.

Woman having a scary good time at a concert is everything

Woman having a scary good time at a concert is everything "What are these things attached to my hands?" After capturing a woman having a very intense experience at a concert, Redditor santiSC, a festival organizer claims he offered the woman a free guest list pass for life to his shows if he could use the footage.

Netflix continues comedy takeover, signs deal with Tracy Morgan

Netflix continues comedy takeover, signs deal with Tracy Morgan The points may not matter in comedy, but for anyone keeping track, Netflix is winning.The company announced Friday that it would be exclusively streaming Tracy Morgan's upcoming comedy special Staying Alive.

'Tokyo 42,' that colorful 'Grand Theft Auto'-like game, reveals more of its tricks

'Tokyo 42,' that colorful 'Grand Theft Auto'-like game, reveals more of its tricks We're getting another look at the pretty, colorful, minimalist Tokyo 42 today thanks to a new gameplay clip.The latest from Tokyo 42 — an isometric assassin stealth-action game coming out later this year for PC, Xbox One and PS4 — showcases the Cop Drop, a minigame where you, you guessed it, take on the law.

Ian McShane thinks 'Game of Thrones' fans need to 'get a f*cking life'

Ian McShane thinks 'Game of Thrones' fans need to 'get a f*cking life' Deadwood star Ian McShane spent one episode in the world of Westeros last season, and now he can't stop ragging on Game of Thrones fans.Maybe you should get out a little more.

Fans wave what appear to be Russian flags in support of Trump at CPAC

Fans wave what appear to be Russian flags in support of Trump at CPAC On Friday, some attendees at CPAC, the annual Conservative Political Action conference, waved tiny flags that appear to be exactly copies of the Russian flag, however these have the word "Trump" emblazoned on them.The difference between the Russian flag and these Trump flags is profound.

Barack Obama was just spotted in New York City and people treated him like a rockstar

Barack Obama was just spotted in New York City and people treated him like a rockstar To everyone who silently begged for Barack Obama's return from the sunny British Virgin Islands: today is your lucky day.The former president of the United States is officially back, and made a surprise appearance in New York City to the delight of the city's civilians.

Prepare to blast off to the coolest galaxy cake ever

Prepare to blast off to the coolest galaxy cake ever The discovery of seven new planets was definitely a highlight of the week.In fact, some might say that galaxy deserves a delicious sort of tribute.

The making of Planet Coaster, evolved simulation gaming at its finest

The making of Planet Coaster, evolved simulation gaming at its finest Over the past 12 years, Frontier has made leaps and bounds of progress in the arena of sim gaming, evidenced by the debut of its new build-your-own-theme-park game Planet Coaster.The game is revolutionary for several reasons: each simulated character in the theme park possesses his or her own "Guest Brain" that dictates individualised behavior; the game employs absolutely stunning visuals that transport users into the worlds they create; and every detail behind park design, down to the nuts and bolts of the coasters, has been crafted with meticulous care.

Britain declares war on North American grey squirrels

Britain declares war on North American grey squirrels The future of red squirrels in the UK is in danger and conservationists are calling for your help.The endangered mammal needs protection from the invasive grey squirrels introduced in 1876 from North America.

Lana Del Ray calls upon fellow witches to cast spell on Donald Trump

Lana Del Ray calls upon fellow witches to cast spell on Donald Trump For what is probably the first time in history, witches are preparing to gather their sorcery and cast a collective spell on the President of the United States on Friday, Feb.The singer tweeted her support for the call on Thursday night and instructed her fans to search online for the specific steps needed to take on Donald Trump with the power of witchcraft.

The 'Bob's Burgers' soundtrack will have 112 songs, which is not enough

The 'Bob's Burgers' soundtrack will have 112 songs, which is not enough The songs from Bob's Burgers will finally get the official, sensual release they deserve.Sub Pop will release the show's official soundtrack, which will have no less than 112 tracks — 107 from the show and 3 covers from St.

New 'Twin Peaks' posters give us the first real clue about Showtime's revival

New 'Twin Peaks' posters give us the first real clue about Showtime's revival , as our hero noted on his tape recorder in the show's pilot.Get more information on the SXSW musical lineup for Twin Peaks here.

The Trump-Putin New Yorker cover is clear about who's really in charge

The Trump-Putin New Yorker cover is clear about who's really in charge The New Yorker isn't afraid to call out Donald Trump or his Russian bro, Vladimir Putin, that's for damn sure.For its latest artistic masterpiece, Barry Blitt transformed the magazine's iconic first cover from 1925 — featuring New Yorker mascot Eustace Tilley inquisitively gazing at a butterfly — into political commentary on the eerily complex Trump-Putin relationship.

Calvin Harris blesses us with Frank Ocean and Migos together on a sunny track

Calvin Harris blesses us with Frank Ocean and Migos together on a sunny track Sure, the effects of global warming are becoming more apparent every day—but at least we have a fire song to breeze through the last days on this planet (until we make our way to the other seven).Calvin Harris, with the help of Frank Ocean and the Migos, comes through for us all this warm winter with a summer track that somehow works perfectly for the middle of February.

Has Ed Sheeran betrayed Taylor Swift and her squad?

Has Ed Sheeran betrayed Taylor Swift and her squad? For years, Ed Sheeran has enjoyed a low-key membership in Taylor Swift's squad, even attending her annual Fourth of July party/grueling photo shoot last year.But did he just evict himself from her castle on a hill?