Snapchat shuts down mobile payment service Snapcash

You won’t be able to send money to your friends on Snapchat after this summer.Image: MASHABLE COMPOSITE. SNAPCHAT By Shannon Connellan2018-07-23 02:57:11 UTC The days of Snapchat’s peer-to-peer payment service Snapcash are numbered. Snapchat will officially end its mobile payment service on Aug. 30, according to buried code within the Android app uncovered by TechCrunch. 

A ‘Deadpool’ Fan Gave Ryan Reynolds His Own Medicine At Comic-Con

Fox Ryan Reynolds and the folks behind Deadpool 2 had a fun time at Comic-Con. The uncut version of Deadpool 2 was a hit and even featured a deleted credits scene where the Merc With A Mouth traveled way back to do what Jeb Bush wanted to back during the 2016 campaign. But it was

DeMar DeRozan Threw Himself An Off-The-Backboard Alley-Oop At The Drew

Twitter/@BallIsLife It’s been a tough week for DeMar DeRozan, as he was blindsided by the deal that sent him from Toronto to San Antonio as the centerpiece of a trade to bring Kawhi Leonard to the Raptors. DeRozan took a few days to process the news, initially being very hurt by what he felt was

Infinity War’ Grief Counseling At Comic-Con

Marvel WARNING: Pretty obvious spoilers for Avengers: Infinity War ahead Marvel might not have been present at Comic-Con this weekend with a massive panel in Hall H, but they did show up in San Diego with some surprises. As shared over at i09, Marvel used the event to promote the upcoming home video release for

Sean Gunn Supports James Gunn On Twitter After ‘Guardians’ Firing

Getty Image Disney’s decision to fire James Gunn from directing Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 3 on Friday was a shock to the system for fans heading to Comic-Con over the weekend. While Marvel didn’t have much of a presence at the convention, Gunn was set to attend before old tweets resurfaced thanks to the

That ‘waterboarding kit’ Dick Cheney signed on Sacha Baron Cohen’s show? Looks like it’s on eBay.

In one of the most WTF moments from Sacha Baron Cohen’s second episode of Who Is America?, former vice president Dick Cheney signed what was referred to as a “waterboarding kit.” And now, it looks like it’s sitting on eBay. Listed as the “original water board kit” signed by Cheney, the product is currently sitting

We Looked Nothing Like Love

i. it was either acknowledging we were living in hell and calling it home, pretending nothing was out of ordinary in that relationship we called a residence, or trading in the heat in houston for that of new orleans. hand grenades on bourbon sounded a lot better than the ones i kept dodging, the ones

‘Mayans M.C.’ Star J.D. Pardo Reveals Charlie Hunnam’s Rookie Mistake

Getty Image Ahead of showrunner Kurt Sutter and company taking over Hall H for San Diego Comic-Con’s Mayans M.C. panel, FX released the show’s first trailer, which showed that the Godfather-esque theme still runs through the Sons of Anarchy universe, despite the new show taking place in a post-Jax Teller world. Speaking of which, the

Someone Close To Kawhi Leonard Says He’ll ‘Fall In Love With Toronto’

Getty Image Kawhi Leonard finally showed up in Toronto on Friday, which is good because the NBA team he now plays for has its home games in the largest city in Ontario. That he appeared at Raptors team headquarters and was wearing a Raptors shirt seems like small news, but not after a week in

The best trailers from Comic Con 2018, ranked

If you weren’t at San Diego Comic Con this weekend (and probably if you were), you were likely super jazzed about the sheer amount of TV and film trailers scheduled to drop over the weekend. In a year without a big Marvel or Game of Thrones presence, these trailers still kept us on our toes

‘The Crimes of Grindelwald’ looks like it’s all about Dumbledore

The title may be about someone else, but the full trailer shows that The Crimes of Grindelwald is all about Albus Dumbledore. The younger version of Harry Potter’s mentor (played by Jude Law) has a lot of power and baggage in the Fantastic Beasts sequel, and he’s the key to the events of this movie

Tekashi 69 Kidnapped, Robbed, And Hospitalized By Unknown Assailants

Getty Image TMZ reports that controversial New York rapper Tekashi69 was hospitalized today when unknown assailants apparently kidnapped him during a robbery attempt. However, there are now multiple versions of the story being reported as TMZ’s original sources, said to be close to Tekashi, have been said to have related a slightly different version of

Netflix’s ‘Dark Tourist,’ Is a Worldwide Tour of Grim Places

Netflix‘s new, grotesque documentary series Dark Tourist features Kiwi journalist David Farrier committed to a mindbending, worldwide tour de grim. Over seven moderately offensive episodes, the television reporter visits morbid and tragic places that have somehow attracted tourism. A European tour stop features World War II gunfire exchange reenactments and vacationing Danes in full Nazi SS garb. Understanding

One ad libbed line in ‘Iron Man’ changed everything for Marvel

Image: marvel studios / screen capture by mashable By Adam Rosenberg2018-07-22 19:33:30 UTC “I am Iron Man.” Robert Downey Jr.-as-Tony Stark utters that short sentence in the waning moments of 2008’s Iron Man, the movie that kicked off the Marvel Cinematic Universe. In the fictional moment, Stark opted to cast aside prepared remarks that would

Snapchat Set To Shut Down Snapcash

BTW Less than four years after Snapchat introduced Snapcash as its own money-sending service, the app will shut down the Venmo competitor next month, according to TechCrunch. A TechCrunch reader discovered the impending closure while looking at Snapchat’s Android app code. It read, “Snapcash will no longer be available after %s [date].” The website contacted

Listen to a dog perfectly nail the hook from Britney Spear’s ‘Toxic’

It’s been 15 years since Britney Spears’ song “Toxic” hit airwaves but it continues to be one of the great earworms, with the people of the planet still humming the song’s hooks to themselves often. You’re probably humming it to yourself now just reading this. You’re welcome. Also, you’re not alone. Dogs love it, too.

Twitter users roast Forbes for a bad take about libraries and Amazon

Libraries are amazing and bad takes in Forbes are not.Image: Mark Lennihan/AP/REX/Shutterstock By Marcus Gilmer2018-07-22 18:52:17 UTC There are bad takes, and then there’s the take by Forbes contributor Panos Mourdoukoutas (who also serves as Chair of the Department of Economics at Long Island University) that local libraries should be replaced by Amazon book stores. 

Thor Anime Opening Gives the Norse God Some Shonen Flair

As Marvel begins to realize that blending wacky humor with superhero hijinks makes for the big bucks, we get great movies like Guardians of the Galaxy or Thor: Ragnarok. And now we’ve been gifted with this: An anime opening spoof on the Norse god himself. Created by the “no name Animation” channel on YouTube, the opening

Ryan Reynolds Says ‘Deadpool 2’ Fridging Criticism Is ‘Fair’

21st Century Fox Most of the cast and crew of Deadpool 2 were on hand at the 2018 San Diego Comic-Con to promote the release of the popular sequel’s “uncut” version on Blu-ray and DVD. Festivities and clever marketing notwithstanding, one of the first things that came up in a group interview with Yahoo! Entertainment

Francesco Molinari Stared Down Tiger To Win The Open Championship

Getty Image For a brief moment, it appeared Tiger Woods was going to officially be back and win the 2018 Open Championship at Carnoustie. Woods made the turn with a 2-under 34 and held the solo lead by one at 7-under. A vintage thrash at an iron out of the bunker at 10 only furthered