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

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 snappier and… » 8/22/14 12:55am 8/22/14 12:55am