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  • “Hold Unknown”: A New Adult Swim Single by Dinosaur, Jr.

    “Hold Unknown”: A New Adult Swim Single by Dinosaur, Jr.

    It’s been a while since I checked in with the Adult Swim Singles series, back in October of last year when Brian Eno and Kevin Shields of My Bloody Valentine put out a tasty number for the programming block’s music releasing arm. Now, Dinosaur, Jr. is doing the honors, with a new Adult Swim Single […]

  • HyperWhistle: The Loudest Whistle in the World

    HyperWhistle: The Loudest Whistle in the World

    You might think you can whistle pretty loud. You might think your little coach’s whistle can make a pretty loud, high note, that gets everybody’s attention. You might even think that when you blow through it pretty hard you can make the loudest whistle in the world. But you can’t! Unless you have a product […]

  • Mario Time: Google Maps Commemorates Mario Day with ‘Mario Kart’ Feature

    Mario Time: Google Maps Commemorates Mario Day with ‘Mario Kart’ Feature

    Tomorrow, March 10th, (or, my sources tell me, MAR10 in leetspeak) is Mario Day. There are myriad options available for individuals to celebrate this occasion, and Google Maps has added to that extensive list with a new limited time feature known as Mario Time. When you enter Mario Time, here’s what happens: Wahoo! Now you can navigate the […]

  • Samsung QLED TV Blends Into Your Wall

    Samsung QLED TV Blends Into Your Wall

    In the 1993 thriller When a Stranger Calls Back, a killer hides from Carol Kane in plain sight by painting himself to look like the brick wall he’s standing in front of. Now, that method of camouflage has been co-opted not for murder but for televisions that turn practically invisible when they’re not being watched: The Samsung […]

  • Georgia Peach and California Raspberry Coke Released

    Georgia Peach and California Raspberry Coke Released

    Times have been better for the big soft drink companies in the US. People are getting more interested in healthier drinks like mineral water, and that leaves Coca-Cola and Pepsi scrambling to come up with new ideas to get people back in the soda habit. Two of the latest examples – Georgia Peach and California Raspberry […]

  • ‘Super Smash Bros.’ for Nintendo Switch Reveal Trailer (Video)

    ‘Super Smash Bros.’ for Nintendo Switch Reveal Trailer (Video)

    The Nintendo Switch has been out and gobbling up time and brain cells for a while now, but a Nintendo console hasn’t really arrived until the fabulous Smash Bros. are there to break it in. Luckily, Nintendo recently announced that a Super Smash Bros. for the Switch is on its way, set for a release at some […]

  • ‘On Cinema 5th Annual Oscar Special’ Now Online

    ‘On Cinema 5th Annual Oscar Special’ Now Online

    In case you weren’t lucky enough to find yourself at a Six Bags Cinema franchise location on Sunday night, there’s a good chance you missed the latest chapter in the sprawling On Cinema at the Cinema saga, the On Cinema 5th Annual Oscar Special. Fortunately for you, Adult Swim has now put the whole thing up on their […]

  • ‘Stanley Kubrick’s Napoleon: The Greatest Movie Never Made’

    ‘Stanley Kubrick’s Napoleon: The Greatest Movie Never Made’

    Everybody has a favorite movie, but it takes a truly cultured mind to have a favorite movie that doesn’t exist. It might be the Wachowskis‘ Plastic Man movie. It might be George A. Romero’s Resident Evil. Or it might be the movie that serves as the subject of the new Taschen book release: Stanley Kubrick’s Napoleon: The Greatest Movie Never […]

  • ‘Game Over, Man!': The ‘Workaholics’ in a ‘Die Hard’ Riff (Trailer)

    ‘Game Over, Man!': The ‘Workaholics’ in a ‘Die Hard’ Riff (Trailer)

    When in doubt, rip off Die Hard. It’s one of those classics that you can borrow from and everyone will recognize it as homage, like It’s a Wonderful Life or The Wizard of Oz, but with Bruce Willis saying “motherfucker.” The people behind Workaholics recognize this with their new project: Game Over, Man!, coming soon to Netflix. In case you don’t have […]