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  • “Connected Whopper”: New Burger King Ad Hijacks Google Devices (Video)

    “Connected Whopper”: New Burger King Ad Hijacks Google Devices (Video)

    It’s been less than two weeks since Burger King unveiled Whopper Toothpaste, and now they’re trolling everybody with a voice-activated Google device (as well as Google itself) with a new advertisement. It’s called the “Connected Whopper,” but what it really is is a commercial that activates your phone to ask Google about the chain’s signature […]

  • Gorillaz App: Band Releases Mixed Reality App in Advance of Album (Video)

    Gorillaz App: Band Releases Mixed Reality App in Advance of Album (Video)

    Gorillaz has a new album coming out, but you still have a couple weeks to wait until it actually gets released. In the meantime, you can occupy yourself with the band’s remastered videos, its singles (and their accompanying videos), and even a “new multimedia story.” And now we have one more piece of the Gorillaz […]

  • ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ First Official Teaser Drops (Video)

    ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ First Official Teaser Drops (Video)

    Questions are buzzing about the upcoming Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Will Poe and Finn finally tie the knot? Will Luke Skywalker get to say some words? Is “Last Jedi” plural, or singular, or what? And now that the first official teaser for the movie has premiered, those questions, well, actually, they’re still buzzing (Luke […]

  • Duo: A Digital Home Assistant Inside a Mirror (Video)

    Duo: A Digital Home Assistant Inside a Mirror (Video)

    “Mirror, mirror on the wall” is a phrase normally associated with magic, but that old adage about any sufficiently advanced technology seeming like magic has seemed to have caught up with the Man in the Mirror. Only this time, it’s called Duo, and it’s a smart home assistant built into a mirror. Duo is billed […]

  • ‘Detroit': Kathryn Bigelow’s New Film Gets Trailer (Video)

    ‘Detroit': Kathryn Bigelow’s New Film Gets Trailer (Video)

    If you don’t know the name Kathryn Bigelow, for shame, because you are almost certainly familiar with her work: Point Break. Near Dark (starring the late Bill Paxton!). Zero Dark Thirty. The Hurt Locker. Strange Days. She’s one of the best directors of action movies working, and her recent streak of looking to topically relevant […]

  • Google AutoDraw: Turn Your Doodles Into Art (Video)

    Google AutoDraw: Turn Your Doodles Into Art (Video)

    Some of us, as the saying goes, can’t draw a straight line to save our lives. There are a variety of different aids to help those of us with these difficulties, but the latest is the first to use Google‘s artificial intelligence technology. It’s Google AutoDraw, available now for your doodling pleasure. Google AutoDraw uses […]