By now the mannequin challenge—the latest teen meme which is in no way challenging and does not involve any mannequins—has been attempted in just about every configuration. It swept our nation’s high schools, wormed its way into late night TV, and even graced the hallowed halls of professional wrestling. As of… Read more...
Fourteen years ago, Spider-Man laid the foundation for the superhero movies that would soon dominate the box office. Unfortunately, the insanity of Spider-Man 3 and the subsequent lukewarm reaction to The Amazing Spider-Man reboot all...Show More Summary
MagSafe is one of the coolest things about Apple’s laptops. Or should we say, MagSafe WAS one of the coolest things about Apple’s laptops. Apple is currently on a mission to kill all of its legacy single-use ports, and several of the victims so far have angered users. Show More Summary
[Jaidyn Edwards] is building a robot. This isn’t going to be a normal robot, though, he’s building a whegged robot, inspired by Boston Dynamic’s version of the RHex design. A wheg (TM) is a curved leg that rotates around a foxed point on one end, driven by a motor. Show More Summary
We’re in for a long wait to see what happens next in Game of Thrones, but get ready for some disappointment. George R.R. Martin confirmed that The Winds of Winter won’t be a happy book. Bad things will happen in winter to some of our favorite characters. Show More Summary
If you're a film buff then you already know that IndieWire's David Ehrlich is basically the DJ Earworm of the movie mashup world. His year-end ratings videos have become extremely popular in the short time since he began doing them regularly five years ago, and now the 2016 version is here. Show More Summary
Nearly three months after the launch of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, popular case maker Mophie has finally released a line of Juice Pack Air cases specifically for new flagships handsets. Both cases have built-in batteries and can...Show More Summary
You might not need to use a Dremel all that often, but it’s one of those things everyone should keep in their tool box, if only for sanding wood and carving jack-o-lanterns. Today on Amazon, you can score the the Dremel 2290 3-tool craft kit to an all-time low $59 (from about $75-$80). Read more...
If you’re a map nerd or a history buff or someone who likes to travel or just a person who enjoys learning new things, the latest video from Wendover Productions is an absolute delight to watch. It’s a quick tour of all the countries in the world (this is the first part, so exactly half the countries show up) filled… Read more...
Within the past two months we’ve covered two separate incidents of 3D printing-related fires. One was caused by an ill-advised attempt to smooth a print with acetone heated over an open flame, while the other was investigated by fire officials and found to have been caused by overuse of hairspray to stick prints to the printer bed. Show More Summary
After retooling the series in 2014 with a brand new cast and a grittier, darker tone, Michael Bay is pushing Transformers to its limits with his fifth and final entry in the franchise. Based on the trailer, Transformers: The Last Knight...Show More Summary
He’s a little cagey about the reasons, but [Ivan Miranda] plans to put a drill press on the internet. What could go wrong with that? We’ll take [Ivan] at his word that there’s a method to this madness and just take a look at the build...Show More Summary
Apple earlier today released a new ad for the iPhone 7 highlighting the device's superior camera technology. Titled "Romeo and Juliet", the ad features two children performing the play of the same name. The ad begins with one of theShow More Summary
This is very probably one of the scariest places you can park your bum: at the very edge of a corner of a very tall building in downtown Toronto. To make it even worse, Oleg Cricket, the guy in the video, decided it would be a perfect time to start spinning around while he’s sitting too. I’ve never been so stressed… Read more...
Every car company has to do its best to strike a balance between tasteful design and eye-catching originality. That is, unless you're Lexus, and can do whatever the hell you want, like slapping nearly 42,000 color-changing LED lights...Show More Summary
Can’t decide what color Lexus to get? With the company’s one-of-a-kind LIT IS sedan, you can choose a different color, design, and even animation every morning as you head off to work. Instead of paint, the vehicle is covered in 41,999 programmable LEDs turning it into a giant, rolling display. Read more...
This weekend, dozens of new games, updates and remasters were unveiled at PlayStation Experience 2016. Although Knack 2 clearly stole the show, there were several other reveals that stood out above the rest. So rather than exhaustively...Show More Summary
It’s almost over, Walking Dead fans! Only one episode is left in the first half of season 7, and I for one I’m looking forward to two months without AMC’s best zombie show yet. The Walking Dead returns on February 12th, and hopefully,...Show More Summary
As we work towards crossing the uncanny valley so that computer-generated humans don’t look like horrific plastic mannequins, every last facial feature needs to be recreated perfectly. That even includes teeth, which can now be digitized using nothing but a video of someone smiling. Read more...
Amazon is the web's largest retailer, but the company has long been planning a move into the brick-and-mortar retail scene as well. Now, the reports that Amazon was hard at work on a revolutionary corner store concept have finally achieved fruition. Show More Summary