NEWS

  • Your Streaming Consumption: AT&T Releases Streaming Calculator

    Your Streaming Consumption: AT&T Releases Streaming Calculator

    With the repeal of net neutrality regulations in the United States, it’s difficult to impossible to read into this online gadget without a little bit of sinister significance. Still, AT&T’s new Your Streaming Consumption calculator is nevertheless a good way to put the 21st century scourge of binge-watching into a new temporal perspective. Your Streaming Consumption lets […]

  • Fried Chicken Home Type: KFC Japan Unveils “Repressed Scent” Chicken

    Fried Chicken Home Type: KFC Japan Unveils “Repressed Scent” Chicken

    Cultural differences between countries can be fascinating sometimes. For instance, where I sit in the southeastern United States, it’s unthinkable to me that anyone would want to invent a fried chicken that doesn’t smell like fried chicken. KFC Japan – for some reason – has done exactly that with a “repressed scent” fried chicken called Fried […]

  • ‘Mom and Dad': Nic Cage Wants to Kill His Kids (Trailer)

    ‘Mom and Dad': Nic Cage Wants to Kill His Kids (Trailer)

    Pretty much everybody would want to have Nicolas Cage and Selma Blair as their parents, right? If you answered “yes” to that question, it’s time to THINK AGAIN, because in the upcoming new movie Mom and Dad those two actors are married parents who come down with a mysterious illness that drives them to try to murder […]

  • Lazzarini Hover Coupe Concept (Video)

    Lazzarini Hover Coupe Concept (Video)

    Imagine it: tooling around in a sexy new hover car, a hover car so sexy and elegant in fact that it can only accurately be referred to as a Hover Coupe. Every man dreams about hovering around on a sleek, futuristic hovercraft. The Lazzarini Design Studio has a new concept vehicle that represents this wonderful dream. It’s […]

  • Stories Everywhere: Snapchat Introducing Browser-Friendly Feature

    Stories Everywhere: Snapchat Introducing Browser-Friendly Feature

    Snapchat’s social media dominance is currently restricted to smartphones, but a new feature will represent the brand’s attempt to infringe upon the all too precious computer browser time most of us spend browsing Facebook and Twitter. It will reportedly be called Stories Everywhere.  Snapchat Stories Everywhere will allow users to upload their Story content through web […]

  • ‘The Grinch': Animated Holiday Film Teased for Next Year

    ‘The Grinch': Animated Holiday Film Teased for Next Year

    The Grinch is one of the most beloved fictional characters associated with the holiday season. He’s the subject of one of the greatest children’s books ever written, a fantastic animated special and its accompanying title song, and a terrible Jim Carrey movie. And now it’s going to be a CGI animated movie – in a […]

  • “Find Your Groove”: Kyrie Irving Directs Own Nike Kyrie 4 Ad (Video)

    “Find Your Groove”: Kyrie Irving Directs Own Nike Kyrie 4 Ad (Video)

    Kyrie Irving is fond of giving, uh, controversial statements to the public, the most famous being his possibly humorous claim that the Earth is flat. That kind of unpredictability doesn’t generally lead to directing gigs, but Nike nevertheless passed him the directorial reins for an ad for the upcoming Kyrie 4 runner. It’s called “Find […]

  • Zanco Tiny T1: The World’s Smallest Functional Cell Phone

    Zanco Tiny T1: The World’s Smallest Functional Cell Phone

    I’ve alluded to it many times on this site and elsewhere, so I guess once more won’t hurt: Remember Derek Zoolander’s absurdly small cell phone? That gag came from a time when cell phones seemed to get smaller and smaller (rather than the opposite), but now it has once again come true in the form […]

  • Pabst Blue Ribbon 99-Pack Debuts 4 Years After Austin Beerworks’

    Pabst Blue Ribbon 99-Pack Debuts 4 Years After Austin Beerworks’

    In  2014, Texas craft brewery Austin Beerworks unveiled a 99-pack of its Peacemaker Anytime Ale. Not to be outdone, the much bigger and more powerful beermakers at Pabst have decided to release an even more pointless novelty: A Pabst Blue Ribbon 99-pack. Austin Beerworks did not take the shot across the bow lightly: “We didn’t think […]

  • G-Shock Red Out Collection Celebrates 35th Anniversary

    G-Shock Red Out Collection Celebrates 35th Anniversary

    There used to be a time not so long ago when we covered G-Shock products pretty extensively on this site. Then, like two young lovers, we drifted apart, but we’re giving the whole thing one last try in honor of the 35th anniversary of the Casio G-Shock brand, an occasion that is also being observed […]