According to Nolan in an interview, the reason they didn't use Montoya was because they didn't want to do a disservice to the original character with the corruption plot written for the movie, so instead of tarnishing her image, they came up with Ramirez to take her place. » 1/13/15 11:26am 1/13/15 11:26am

The current xB is actually further from its original than the xD to the xA. Because they switched from the Toyota Echo platform and 1.5L engine to the tC's European Avensis platform and the 2.4L Camry engine, the 2nd gen xB has nothing in common with the original xB/bB other than the square-ish tall wagon profile. » 1/07/15 4:44pm 1/07/15 4:44pm

The first thing off the top of my head is the lack of corner recognition for settings/notifications pane pulldown. In Jelly Bean and KitKat when the Nexus 7 was in landscape orientation, you could pull down just Notifications from the left corner and the Quick Settings pane from the right corner. Now, you have to pull… » 12/29/14 12:23pm 12/29/14 12:23pm

No mention of the Ghost crew's primary objective that necessitated Ezra's going undercover? They needed that decoder to get the coordinates of an Imperial convoy carrying a shipment of Kaiburr crystal, the same crystal as the Force-enhancing artifact that was in Alan Dean Foster's Splinter of the Mind's Eye. For all… » 11/04/14 3:37pm 11/04/14 3:37pm

Also worth mentioning are the Asus MeMO Pad HD 7 and 8 which are both affordable 4.4 Kitkat tablets running surprisingly powerful Bay Trail processors, the same Bay Trail CPUs that are in the T100 Windows 8.1 2-in-1 convertible laptop/tablet. » 10/29/14 10:04pm 10/29/14 10:04pm

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