Welcome to Factually

Here at Gizmodo, we love fun facts. But we think they've been treated pretty poorly on the internet. Too much of the trivia passing through our Twitter and Facebook streams is filled with lies. So we're starting a new site that hopes to fix some of that. It's called Factually. » 7/01/14 12:25pm 7/01/14 12:25pm

Use These Friday Night Flash Cards to Drop Some Knowledge on Super Bowl…

Whether you're trying to impress the hottie in the Kaepernick jersey, win back a bit of your bar tab during trivia night, or shut down that loudmouth at the other end of the bar, rest assured that you'll need this Super Bowl knowledge sooner than you think. So to prepare for such an eventuality, simply cut out these… » 2/01/13 4:00pm 2/01/13 4:00pm

How Well Do You Know Movies? IMDb Trivia App Puts Your Movie Loving…

IMDb just released a new trivia app for the iPhone that's sure to be a great time spender/waster for any TV and movie buff. There are hundreds of fun little questions that'll work the part of the brain you fried from watching all those movies and shows. » 9/27/11 9:20am 9/27/11 9:20am

Remainders - The Things We Didn't Post: Use Your Head Edition

In today's Remainders: your noggin! It's what chess champ Garry Kasparov used to defeat increasingly sophisticated computer opponents; it's what the contestants on Jeopardy consult for answers (or questions); it's the site of the next X-Prize challenge; and more. » 2/03/10 6:12pm 2/03/10 6:12pm

Fun Fact Time: iCal's Birthday is Today

You know how your iCal icon in the dock always shows July 17 until you actually start up the app? Did you know why? It's because July 17 is the date that iCal premiered at MacWorld 2002, which technically makes today its "birthday." (Development time would then be its gestation period.) Here's another interesting… » 7/17/07 3:40pm 7/17/07 3:40pm