Chance Kinney

From Modesto, California, Chance received a B.A. in psychology from UCLA and an M.A. in international relations from University College Dublin. He loves to travel, and is always looking for interesting people and their stories wherever he goes. He currently lives in San Francisco.

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    The Pokémon of Hoenn Get Some Awesome Major Makeovers

    We’re back with more of Harris Fagotto’s fresh, original takes on Pokémon — this time, with the third generation Pokémon of the Hoenn region, and yes, that means Mudkip. But, if you don’t like Mudkips (or any of the others we’ve featured here), you can probably find your favorites by visiting Harris’s Facebook, Tumblr, and DeviantArt pages! Sharpedo, forever and always […]

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    Disney Characters Go Questing in This Warcraft Fan Art Crossover

    A lot of us got into World of Warcraft sometime over the past 13 years (wow that game is old now). Some of us got too into it! Then, there’s these Disney characters that got all the way into it! Artist Libertad Delgado Rodríguez of Spain drew Disney characters rolling a bunch of different races and classes, […]

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    Amazon Just Hiked Up the Amazon Prime Monthly Subscription Fee

    Amazon is known for many things, but increasing prices isn’t one of them. The company is usually content to keep the price of its subscriptions and hardware low to get users hooked, but that’s not what’s going down today. Amazon has announced that the monthly cost of Amazon Prime will go up to $12.99 from […]

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    A New Blood Test Could Detect Eight Cancers Far Earlier Than Possible Today

    Hopeful news today, as researchers think they could be onto a new method of blood testing that could detect eight kinds of cancers before symptoms appear. Researchers from several institutions, including many from Johns Hopkins Medical Center, hope that their new CancerSEEK test could help to identify lung, breast, colon, pancreas, liver, stomach, ovary, and […]

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    Here’s What Disney Characters’ Pokémon Teams Would Look Like

    We’re always excited any time someone finds a way to combine Disney and Pokémon, but fan artist Pavlover really went above and beyond. Not only did she do incredible work drawing Disney characters in the style of Pokémon trainers, she even tried her hand at guessing what their battle teams would be! The results are always clever, […]

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    We Really Need Disney to Make This Samurai-Style Star Wars Crossover Real

    Now that we think of it, feudal Japan and Star Wars share some similarities! There are empires, super cool sword fights, and — look, we could probably continue the list, but that’s sufficient. Artist Nikolas A. Draper-Ivey turned that crossover concept into some real art, and we’re impressed by the results! If you are too, you […]

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    These Realistic Disney Heroines Are Simply Stunning

    Some princesses would wear dresses, some would be warriors — in the world of artist Sandra Winther, they’d all be gorgeous! Winther has been creating some incredible Disney-inspired digital art over the past few years, putting a more realistic spin on not just Disney princesses, but all of our favorite heroines! We’ve got a selection here, […]

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    Nintendo Labo is a Bunch of Cardboard Toys, and It Looks Super Fun

    The fun wizards at Nintendo have stumbled upon an ancient truth — building a bunch of stuff out of cardboard is really fun. That’s the core idea behind Nintendo Labo, a new line of toy sets for the Switch that turns out to be a lot deeper than it first appears. Nintendo announced the Labo in […]

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    With Gas Running Out of Gas, Ferrari Finally Turns to the Electric Car

    Better check the window for flying pigs, because it’s true — luxury performance automaker Ferrari just copped to planning an all-electric car for release in the near future. In fact, Ferrari was full of surprises at this week’s North American International Auto Show in Detroit! Bloomberg reports that not only did Ferrari reps confirm the development of […]

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    The Pokémon of Johto Get Some Major Makeovers

    We’re back with more of Harris Fagotto’s fresh, original takes on Pokémon — this time, with the second generation Pokémon of the Johto region. We’ve picked our favorites (Heracross, obviously), but if your favorite isn’t here, you can probably find it by visiting Harris’s Facebook, Tumblr, and DeviantArt pages! Legendary cuddles with Celebi! The Cyndaquil line gets a […]

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    Fertility Tracking Apps Increasingly Appear to Not Be Viable Contraceptive Methods

    On the home page of the popular contraceptive app Natural Cycles, you’ll see a message that reads “the only certified* contraceptive app.” That asterisk admits the app isn’t perfect at preventing unwanted pregnancies — the disclaimer says every year, 5 out of 1000 women get pregnant because they had sex on a day that the app marked […]

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    Recent Study Says Fitness Trackers Aren’t Helping People Get Fit – Yet

    Wearables, be they fitness trackers or smartwatches, are supposed to help make us healthier. Some of them might be able to buzz you about an incoming email or let you boss the Google Assistant or Siri around, but fitness tracking is the one feature that can’t be done effectively with a phone. So, if it […]

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    This Gorgeous Pokémon Fan Art is Perfect Tattoo Inspiration

    We’re no strangers to the world of Pokémon tattoos, but we’ve never seen something quite like this! Artist Airaly has created gorgeous, swirling versions of Pokémon from all up and down the generations, giving us vibrant works of art perfect for any Poké fan looking to get inked up. Check out her work below, and if you like what […]

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    Sunday Amazon Deals – Get Cozy With Mermaid Blankets and Switch Games!

    Every weekend, we’ll cruise around Amazon to find a few good tech deals! Who knows, from time to time we might even spot some non-tech deals we think you might like! Don’t hold us to it. We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a […]