That reminds me of the macroviruses in the Star Trek Voyager episode "Macrocosm" which was an Alien ripoff where Janeway comes back to the ship and discovers everyone has been taken down by these giant pumpkin-sized viruses which were wholly CGI and looked like something from Half-Life. Most of the time they looked… » 9/26/14 2:50pm 9/26/14 2:50pm

In the final episodes of Sailor Stars (the 5th/final season of Sailor Moon), as the world falls to the dark onslaught of Galaxia, the lovers Uranus and Neptune (Haruka and Michiru) appear to switch sides. They're the two most powerful fighters on Sailor Moon's side and their betrayal is believable because they've… » 9/03/14 7:05pm 9/03/14 7:05pm

Wow, that's the first time I've seen one of these that wasn't a Dyson Airblade. I first started seeing the Dysons in malls around 2 years ago. Dyson being Dyson, they're a lot slicker-looking than this one and—I'm almost certain—commensurately overpriced. » 9/03/14 9:28am 9/03/14 9:28am

Acer C720 owner here. I have been very happy with my Chromebook experience. In fact, it's my go-to laptop for most of my PC usage. I've never had a computer as responsive as my Chromebook. The only device I've ever owned that matches its responsiveness is my Nexus 5. It's amazing to think a $200 laptop is… » 8/22/14 12:55am 8/22/14 12:55am

I went to Best Buy first thing the day they released the SE DVDs collector's tin case w/ the 4:3 letterboxed theatrical cuts included as bonus discs. Although now that I have Amazon Prime, it's wayyyy easier to get my instant gratification fix... » 8/16/14 6:41pm 8/16/14 6:41pm

As an old-school ThinkPad fan (X40, T60), I'd give my vote to anything else here EXCEPT the X1 Carbon. The new X1 redesign came with a massively revamped keyboard layout that makes no sense for hardcore productivity. The ENTIRE F1-12 key row has been replaced with a TOUCH-SENSITIVE STRIP. And the Caps Lock is now a… » 8/03/14 10:27am 8/03/14 10:27am