Entertainment

  • Alan Eustace Breaks Felix Baumgartner’s Space Jump Record (Video)

    Alan Eustace Breaks Felix Baumgartner’s Space Jump Record (Video)

    You might remember the day, about two years ago, when daredevil Felix Baumgartner broke the world record for highest-altitude parachute jump, having plummeted to Earth from a staggering 127,852 feet up in the air. As impressive as that stunt was (and still is), I doubt Baumgartner and his Red Bull backers are too happy about […]

  • ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron': First Trailer Drops (Video)

    ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron': First Trailer Drops (Video)

    At this point in cinematic history, there are Marvel movies, and then there’s everything else. So it’s a bigger deal than usual when a trailer for a Marvel Studios joint hits the internet, especially when it’s Avengers: Age of Ultron, the next installment of the Avengers super-series, which will probably go down as the most […]

  • ‘Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee': Season 5 Teaser (Video)

    ‘Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee': Season 5 Teaser (Video)

    Jerry Seinfeld and internet video company Crackle have formed a highly successful partnership in the form of Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee, which is now preparing to enter its 5th season next month. To promote the occasion, there’s a funny teaser starring Seinfeld and his sitcom co-star Michael Richards as the president of Crackle. The […]

  • Simpsons World: Every ‘Simpsons’ Ever, In One App

    Simpsons World: Every ‘Simpsons’ Ever, In One App

    “The resurgence of The Simpsons” might be a weird concept to invoke, since the show has never really left us and is continuing to churn out new episodes on a regular basis. But interest in the show has had something of a surge as of late, between the recent FXX “Every Simpsons Ever” marathon and […]

  • TravisMathew Ping Pong+ Glass Top Ping Pong Table

    TravisMathew Ping Pong+ Glass Top Ping Pong Table

    This isn’t the first time I’ve pointed out that the usual ping pong table isn’t exactly a work of master craftsmanship. But the new TravisMathew Ping Pong+ puts most ping pong tables to shame. It’s constructed from 300 pounds of precision-cut and polished glass, a simple but elegant answer to the question, “how can a ping […]

  • HBO Announces Standalone Subscription Option for Next Year

    HBO Announces Standalone Subscription Option for Next Year

    One of the cornerstones of the HBO brand has been that you have to be a cable subscriber in order to get their programming. The recent introduction of HBO GO gave college kids and slackers all over the world a taste of what it might be like to have HBO and not have to pay […]

  • iPad Foosball Table by Stuart Ross

    iPad Foosball Table by Stuart Ross

    If you’ve embraced the touchscreen convenience of the 21st century, but miss the tactile pleasures of a simple game of foosball, here’s a product that will help you to bridge the gap between those two worlds. It’s the descriptively named iPad Foosball accessory from electronics designer Stuart Ross. The iPad Foosball table fits an iPad […]