Geek

Your Christmas Decorations Can't Compete With the Light-Up Millennium Falcon on this Family's Roof

If you’re the type of person who gets caught up in decorating competitions around the holidays, be thankful you don’t live near Colby Powell and his …

Millennium Falcon

RPG Buyer’s Guide: Fantastic Roleplaying Games They’ll Love

<i>This year, the Geek & Sundry editorial contributors have come together and collaborated to put together several curated lists of games. Whether</i> …

RPGs

The End Credits Scene of Justice League Has Been Bugging Me

When I first saw the end credits scene of <i>Justice League</i>, it was incredibly exciting. The scene sets up some intriguing possibilities for the future …

Batman

Roblox 101: Everything Parents Needs to Know About The Game

I’d wager that the vast majority of kids aged 8-15 have heard of Roblox. If they haven’t heard of it by name then they’re at least likely aware of it …

Game Development

Cassini Swan Song Image of Saturn Left Me Speechless

Planets and robots lack hearts and minds, but they’re especially good at impacting ours. In its last days before ending itself, human-built Cassini …

Science

Ben Affleck Even Makes Playing With Justice League Figures a Miserable Experience

Will Ben Affleck ever be happy about Batman again? Judging by his latest Action Figure Cringe Party, not likely.<p>DC recently released its latest</i> …

Batman

Battle of the calendar girls: Erich Gonzales versus Myrtle Sarrosa

MANILA, Philippines — ABS-CBN actress Erich Gonzales has just been launched as the Tanduay calendar girl on Wednesday, while barely two weeks ago, …

Philippines

Young Avengers: Marvel Stars Before They Were Famous

When it comes to superhero movies these days, it’s pretty much all Marvel all the time. We’re still basking in the neon afterglow of <i>Thor: Ragnarok</i>.</i> …

Marvel Universe

A (Practical) Geeky Holiday Buyers Guide for 2017

Who says collectibles can’t be practical, too? Storing loose change and trimming pesky whiskers doesn’t always have to be so mundane. As you consider …

Gaming

This New Rick and Morty Short Will Actually Make You Cry

A <i>Rick and Morty</i> tearjerker? That’s unexpected. But we’re not kidding. New short “The Poop in My Pants,” starring fan-favorite Mr. Poopybutthole …

Santa Claus

Apple's 2018 iPhones could have 62x faster internet speeds

Now that you've had plenty of time to come to grips with the iPhone X's notch, let's talk about next year's iPhone. Yeah, seriously.<p>In a new investor …

Wi-Fi

How the billionaire founder of LinkedIn turned his dream of being a 'public intellectual' into a life as one of Silicon Valley's most prominent investors

• <b>Reid Hoffman is the billionaire cofounder of LinkedIn and an influential tech investor.</b>• <b><br>He has a masters in philosophy from Oxford and considers it useful to his approach to business.</b>• <b><br>His role as a prominent speaker and writer on entrepreneurship and careers is the result of a childhood ambition to</b> …

Silicon Valley

'Star Trek' Quiz: 12 Questions to Help You Live Long and Prosper

Elizabeth Howell, Space.com Contributor<p>Elizabeth Howell is a contributing writer for Space.com who is one of the few Canadian journalists to report …

Dungeons & Dragons live shows are big business. Why do fans pay to watch?

Six <i>Dungeons & Dragons</i> players place models of their characters in a miniature hallway as they explore a tomb laid before them. They know which way …

RPGs

Andy Serkis Offers Hints About Snoke's Past in The Last Jedi

<i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> may or may not answer the question of where Supreme Leader Snoke comes from, but it’s likely to explain what makes him tick …

Star Wars

ExControl Shield, Industrial Arduino Shield For Mkr Devices

Arduino enthusiasts, makers and developers may be interested in a new Arduino Shield created by developer Roberto Cervero, in the form of the …

Arduino

Scientists Program Remote-Controlled Nanobots to Kill Cancer

(via PublicDomainPictures/Pixabay)<p>Scientists have created an army of remote-controlled, biodegradable, cancer-killing nanobots.<p>A joint effort by …

Robotics

Watch: Geeky Gift Guide for all-purpose nerds

Some friends just weren’t meant to have super personalized presents. There’s a reason geeks are pop culture fiends and that’s because geeky stuff is …

Geopolitics

Giving Her All She’s Got! We Review The Star Trek Warp Core Car Charger

We got some awesome items from Think Geek in the mail recently, and while most of them are of a specific nature we’ll get to later, we did get some …

Gear & Gadgets

NASA Tests New Mars Rover Tires That Remember Their Shape

The game-changing material that advanced the development of spring tires was nickel titanium (via NASA)<p>NASA is literally reinventing the …

explicit

Street Fighter 5 Adds Holiday And Nostalgia DLC Costumes Next Week

Capcom has unveiled another batch of DLC costumes for Street Fighter V. A set of Christmas-themed outfits will be added to the game next week, just in time for the holiday season, and they'll be accompanied by a set of retro costumes that same day.<p>A total of 10 DLC costumes will be released next …

Street Fighter

Google Has Been Collecting Android User Data Without Their Knowledge

Smartphones provide lots of information about us to to companies like Google and Apple, things like our location and more. If you turn off location …

Google

Denis Villeneuve Is Still Wrapping His Head Around Why Blade Runner 2049 Underperformed

<i>Blade Runner 2049</i> was a critical darling, getting a largely raving reception, but audiences didn’t seem to reciprocate. The movie had lackluster …

Science Fiction

Strange and awesome Black Friday 2017 deals you probably didn’t know about

Black Friday is all about sales, and over the years more retailers across all types of businesses have started offering their take on the day.<p>While …

Shopping

The Hockey PDOcast: Who's to blame for the Oilers' miserable start?

<i>The Hockey PDOcast aims to provide entertaining and thoughtful dialogue about the game of hockey. There’s obviously an analytical tinge to the</i> …

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

Point Smart Home Security System

The developers at Minut have designed and created a new smart home security system which requires no invasive cameras or complex setups and comes …

Automation

Holiday Gift Guide: From Video Games to Board Games

This holiday season, buying a gift for a gamer has never been easier while simultaneously being tougher because of all the great choices available. …

Philadelphia

First Brief Look at Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Showcases the Cutest Deadly Carnivore Ever

Aww, Velociraptors are <i>adorable</i>! So what if they were the scariest creatures in <i>Jurassic Park—</i>making us sympathize with a T-Rex because, hey, at least …

Dinosaurs

Multimedia Table Tops My Holiday Wish List

Available in natural wood oak or pearl white—or a combination of both (via Blue Blood)<p>Never have I been so enamored with a table.<p>Belgian design …

Gear & Gadgets

OnePlus 5T Is The Company’s Most Popular Smartphone

It looks like OnePlus could have a hit on their hands with their new OnePlus 5T smartphone. The company has announced that they managed to break …

Mobile Technology