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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    Check Out Your Favorite Characters Transformed Into Super Creepy Doodles!

    Do you think of glamour when you think of Los Angeles? Artist Hannah Webb wants you to rethink that! The LA-based artist has been showing off her skills with some street art-inspired creepy doodles of some of our favorite characters. They’re goopy, they’re zombie-like, and they’ve got real big teeth. If you love Webb’s work, she’s […]

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    Researchers Say Glitter is Not Fabulous and Should Be Banned Forever

    The shine is officially off glitter. The drumbeat is getting louder as more and more people worldwide call for the sparkly stuff to be banned altogether — kindergarten and nail polish may never be the same! Some may disagree. Scientists: Ban Glitter! Me: pic.twitter.com/3fapHq5nhv — Mike (@mikolph) November 22, 2017 So, did glitter-dusted postcards end up […]

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    These Beautiful Alternative Movie Posters Are Loaded With Retro Charm

    Movie posters are their own kind of art form, and we’ve seen some great official ones in the past. But, sometimes fan artists just do it better! Artist Kevin Tiernan is one of them — his movie posters have a retro, early 20th century feel to them that we love! If you love them too, you […]

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    Here’s How Tech Is Making Thanksgiving Way Less Stressful

    We’ll be the first to admit that technology can easily get in the way of quality holiday times — thanks, smartphones. It’s not all bad, though! Tech has also given us tons of ways to make the kitchen, the place from which all holiday stress emanates, a place of peace. Maybe. Tech can even make post-turkey […]

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    Celebrate Turkey Day With Six of Our Favorite Thanksgiving Episodes!

    Already downed all the turkey and stuffing and whatever other delights your family has cooked up? Then you’re probably sitting, mostly immobile, on a couch somewhere. Maybe you’re asleep! If you are, congratulations. If not, you’re going to have to join the fight over Thanksgiving entertainment! Time was all of TV more or less gave […]

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    These Disney Princesses Work Modern-Day Fashions Perfectly

    Disney princesses tend to mostly live in times when riding horseback was a thing people did all the time. Let’s just say this — we can’t think of many fairy tales that involve smartphones. Maybe that wouldn’t be such a bad thing, though! Artist Fernanda Suarez has created a series of Disney princesses rocking modern day […]

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    Uber’s Bad Year Just Got Worse Thanks to a Hacking Cover-up

    Coming into 2017, Uber was an unstoppable juggernaut that looked poised to dominate ride-hailing today and maybe even autonomous driving tomorrow. Well, 2017 is almost over, and while Uber hasn’t run out of gas, it’s had quite a few holes punched in the tank. Let’s add one more! Today, news broke that Uber covered up […]

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    Star Wars Goes to School in This Amazing ’80s High School Fan Art Series

    ’80s high school was pretty much peak high school as it is (thanks John Hughes), but artist Denis Medri somehow managed to improve on what we thought was perfection. His Star Wars ’80s High School series is exactly what it sounds like — classic Star Wars characters taking their personal dramas to the lockers. As you’ll […]

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    This Artist Crossed Over the Cast of Stranger Things With the X-Men, and Now We Really Want This to Be a Movie

    What would happen if Hawkins National Lab got hold of the whole town? Well, if this crossover of Stranger Things and the X-Men is any indication, it’d be pretty sweet! Kode A. is an artist from Melbourne who goes by the handle bosslogic, and he’s done an incredible job imagining the cast of Stranger Things as the mutants of […]

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    This Japanese Company is About to Make Digital Assistants a Lot More Personal

    You know the big names — Alexa, Siri, Cortana, and the admittedly nameless Google Assistant. They’re the digital assistants making our lives a little easier, while low-key getting us ready for the days when talking to robots will be totally normal. Well, in a month you can add one more name to that list thanks to […]

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    The Week in Tech – It’s Over, the Robots Have Won

    There’s a ton of tech news to get to! Maybe you didn’t get to it all, because who’s got time for that? Well, that’d be us — here are a handful of stories from the week that was that might affect you! Lyft is coming to Toronto Lyft used to be an also-ran to clear ride-hailing […]

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    Here are the Black Friday Tech Deals We Love the Most This Year

    Black Friday is almost here, and we’re here to help get your shop on! We’ve been flipping through ads to see who has the best deals on all the hottest gadgets from this year, plus a few unexpected bargains we thought were too good to pass up. We’ve broken things up into TVs, smart home […]

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    This Cute, Cuddly Talking Toy Could Be Your Child’s New Best Friend

    It’s a rite of passage for parents in the 21st century — desperately trying to make sure the kids don’t ask something inappropriate to all too informative voice assistants like Alexa or Google Assistant. The folks behind Woobo think they’ve found a way to sate that childhood curiosity in a safer and more cuddly way, and considering […]

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    This Artist is Transforming Her Eyes into the Original Pokémon With Makeup

    Forget catching Pokémon — these Pokémon are out to catch eyes! Instagram user jasmineitor loves chronicling her Korean beauty projects online, and her Pokémon series has definitely caught our attention! She’s working on creating looks for the original 151, and they’re turning out terrific! We’ve picked out our favorites, but if you love her work too, be sure to check […]

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    Check Out These Disney Characters Getting Their Cosplay On!

    Halloween might be past, but we’re living in 2017, when it’s never a bad time to suited up as your favorite characters! These Disney characters know what’s up — they’ve got Netflix accounts too, probably. We’ve checked out the work of Isaiah Stephens before — he’s always got fun ideas for Disney crossovers, and this series might […]