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  • ‘Through a Different Lens: Stanley Kubrick Photographs’

    ‘Through a Different Lens: Stanley Kubrick Photographs’

    There’s a re-release of 2001: A Space Odyssey coming out soon, which means it might be a good time for you to bone up on Stanley Kubrick if you’re not already familiar with his work. There’s no better way to do that than to just watch his movies, but a new book focuses on his profession before […]

  • Tabasco Diamond Reserve Hot Sauce

    Tabasco Diamond Reserve Hot Sauce

    We seem to be reaching some kind of anniversary nexus point, and we can now add another occasion to the pile: The 150th anniversary of Tabasco hot sauce. To celebrate, the hot sauce brand has released, and I’m not kidding about this, Tabasco Diamond Reserve. Since I don’t possess the capacity to write about special edition […]

  • Wayaland: A Floating City Concept by Pierpaolo Lazzarini (Video)

    Wayaland: A Floating City Concept by Pierpaolo Lazzarini (Video)

    One of the most likely outcomes of global climate change is that much of humanity will eventually have to make more peace with living near and around water. Designer Pierpaolo Lazzarini has come up with a pretty cool concept for that watery future: Wayaland. Wayaland is just a concept for a city that floats, but as such […]

  • ‘Venom’ Official Trailer Finally Arrives (Video)

    ‘Venom’ Official Trailer Finally Arrives (Video)

    When fans got a look at the first teaser for the upcoming feature film Venom, the especially sharp-eyed ones noticed something rather unusual about it: No Venom. Now, the cries of the public have finally been answered and the first Venom official trailer is here with Venom in tow. Arguably, too much Venom. Here’s the thing about Venom: He […]

  • Amazon Key In-Car: Packages Delivered to Your Trunk (Video)

    Amazon Key In-Car: Packages Delivered to Your Trunk (Video)

    Amazon seemingly will not rest until they’ve developed every single possible method of delivering a package to a customer. Their latest innovation, developed in partnership with General Motors and Volvo, is called Amazon Key In-Car. The service will allow Amazon delivery personnel to drop off a package in the trunk of your car, while you are […]

  • Mikkeller Wreck Ale Based on Lost Beer from 150 Years Ago (Video)

    Mikkeller Wreck Ale Based on Lost Beer from 150 Years Ago (Video)

    Gather ’round kids, and I’ll tell ye a tale of the time the S/S Neva wrecked and ended up at the bottom of the ocean. It happened in 1861, and while there were no casualties the ship’s cargo — beer from more than 30 different breweries — was lost. Now, that beer is back, kind […]

  • Alienware Hotel Room at Panama Hilton (Video)

    Alienware Hotel Room at Panama Hilton (Video)

    Like all modern media mavens, I’ve got a big stack (physically and digitally speaking) of movies, books, TV shows, albums, and whatnot I’d love to get to if I only had the time. Lately I’ve been fascinated by the idea of a “reading vacation,” where you go hole away in a hotel somewhere and crack […]

  • Kobra-1 Foam Dart Blaster: A Nerf Gun Alternative for Adults

    Kobra-1 Foam Dart Blaster: A Nerf Gun Alternative for Adults

    I’ll never forget the humiliation I felt when I was ejected from the Reform Club in London. I smuggled in a standard Nerf blaster and fired several darts at my cohorts, only to be treated like some kind of an idiot in response. If only I’d had the Kobra-1 Foam Dart Blaster back then. The Kobra-1 is […]