On Loneliness, And A Way To Crack It

This has nothing to do with science fiction, but it's been on my mind for almost a week, and I felt a strong need to share it here. I've been struggling with persistent, heavy feelings of loneliness off and on for years, and a random impulse last Tuesday pushed me to do something that turned me completely around. » 12/29/14 1:11am Today 1:11am

A Post-Christmas Listmas: Ranking the Doctor Who Holiday Specials

The week between Christmas and New Years is a time of weird, unspoken traditions: returning unwanted gifts, throwing out near-dead trees, stockpiling eggnog before it vanishes for another year. And for some of us, it's a time to go on the internet debate the quality of the latest yuletide adventure of that charming… » 12/28/14 4:43pm Yesterday 4:43pm

How Do You Feel About Big-Ass Phones?

I was on the fence for a while, but after reading/watching a bunch of reviews, I'm thinking of trading in my iPhone 5 for a 6 Plus. I was a little leery about the size at first, but increasingly it seems like a better deal all around — bigger screen, better resolution, vastly superior battery life. I know a lot of you… » 12/28/14 2:49pm Yesterday 2:49pm

Here is the pastebin file of today's alleged password leak

Gizmodo is reporting on this dubious leak now but many are saying it is info from an older password dump and the people behind it are just trolling. However, it wouldn't hurt to do a word find on the pastebin file just to make sure your email accounts, user names, etc., aren't on the list. http://pastebin.com/kQ9bQiXc » 12/27/14 5:54pm Saturday 5:54pm