Entertainment

  • ‘Preposterous': Short Animation Shows a World Gone Wrong (Video)

    ‘Preposterous': Short Animation Shows a World Gone Wrong (Video)

    It’s easy to look at the world right now and feel that something has gone wrong. But before you fold your knees up under your chin and start rocking back and forth, take comfort in the fact that at least the basic physical laws of reality haven’t abandoned us yet—like they do in a new […]

  • The Decision Coin: For Life’s Toughest Yes-or-No Questions

    The Decision Coin: For Life’s Toughest Yes-or-No Questions

    Should you stay or should you go now? In the field of binary decision making, that question can actually stand to be cut down to a much more efficient one: Should you stay? For yes-or-no questions like that, a coin flip is often called for, and The Decision Coin is made for just that purpose. […]

  • ‘Live by Night': Ben Affleck Gangster Drama Gets Final Trailer (Video)

    ‘Live by Night': Ben Affleck Gangster Drama Gets Final Trailer (Video)

    Another Ben Affleck/Dennis Lehane collaboration is in the works as Affleck adapts and stars in Lehane’s novel Live by Night. Now, the so-called “final trailer” for the film has been released in advance of its release date next year. Live by Night is a crime drama about Affleck’s Joe Coughlin, a Boston police captain’s son […]

  • Nixon ‘Star Wars’ 2016 Watch Collection

    Nixon ‘Star Wars’ 2016 Watch Collection

    There’s a new Star Wars movie coming out next month, and if you’re planning on checking your watch during that time you could do worse than a timepiece from the new Nixon Star Wars, with design elements and visual allusions to the Star Wars sage in general and The Force Awakens in particular. The Nixon Star Wars […]

  • Square Off Smart Automated Chessboard

    Square Off Smart Automated Chessboard

    If chess is the game of kings, then Square Off is chess for the cyborg kings of the future, where complex technology is layered underneath age-old board game traditions. It’s a real board, with real pieces, but it can be controlled via smartphone and synced up to opponents anywhere with an internet connection, so you […]

  • “The Wall”: Corona Releases Election Day Campaign Ad (Video)

    “The Wall”: Corona Releases Election Day Campaign Ad (Video)

    I hopefully don’t have to tell you that today is Election Day in the US, and that you should hit up your local polling place if you haven’t already (and it’s not too late for you to do so). But Mexican beer brand Corona has produced a message specifically for today, and in case you’re […]

  • The Flying Frenchies: Daredevil Troupe Releases New Video

    The Flying Frenchies: Daredevil Troupe Releases New Video

    It’s Election Day in the United States, but it’s important to remember our brethren across the ocean, particularly when they’re BASE jumping and engaging in extreme surfing stunts for the amusement of viewers all over the world. I’m talking about The Flying Frenchies, a group of daredevil adventurers who recently released their latest video to […]

  • ‘Intruder 3′: Toonami’s ‘Intruder’ Series is Back (Video)

    ‘Intruder 3′: Toonami’s ‘Intruder’ Series is Back (Video)

    Fans and casual Cartoon Network viewers from back in the day may remember The Intruder, the 2000 series of shorts following the lovable Toonami programming block host TOM and his AI assistant SARA on board the Absolution, a giant exploration vessel floating through deep space while its lone occupant sits around watching cartoons all day. […]

  • ‘David Bowie: The Last Five Years’ – BBC Documentary Coming Soon

    ‘David Bowie: The Last Five Years’ – BBC Documentary Coming Soon

    Ten months after his death stunned the world, rock icon David Bowie, aka Ziggy Stardust, aka The Thin White Duke, aka Halloween Jack, aka the Goblin King, aka David Jones is well on his way to becoming the JFK of rock documentary subjects. But the BBC recently announced a documentary that will take a different […]