Star Trek

Take Your Seat Among Starfleet Command in ‘Star Trek: Bridge Crew’—Coming to Rift May 30

If you’ve ever dreamt of taking charge of a federation starship, battling Klingon birds of prey, or speeding off at warp 9, now’s your chance. Set …

Oculus Rift

Can you spot what is wrong in these screen shots from 'The Andy Griffith Show'?

Gotta start with the opening credits. What's wrong here?<p>Andy should be carrying a tackle box.<p>Opie should be barefoot.<p>Andy should be barefoot.<p>Here is …

TV

9 Star Trek Ships Reimagined As Super Cars

<b>Budget Direct Car Insurance has created a series of graphics that transform the ships fans talk about most into four-wheeled automobiles.</b><p>From the …

Supercars

William Shatner Just Threw Some Massive Shade at Kevin O’Leary

Yesterday, Kevin O’Leary dropped out of the Conservative Party of Canada leadership race, ending his short and ignominious bid for Trump-like world …

Kevin O'Leary

The fans and sights of the 2017 Silicon Valley Comic Con - The Bay Bridged - San Francisco Bay Area Indie Music

<i>Silicon Valley Comic Con (photo: Robert Alleyne)</i><p>The second year of the <b>Silicon Valley Comic Con</b> came last weekend to San Jose and the fans delivered. …

Cosplay

New TV spots and featurettes for The Mummy, Sofia Boutella reveals her character’s backstory

With a little over a month to go until <b>The Mummy</b> arrives in cinemas, four TV spots and two new featurettes have been released for the upcoming reboot …

Trailers

Videos: Top 10 Characters Who Meet Their Older Self

This new video from WatchMojo.com lists the top 10 characters who meet their older self. Time travel movies present the perfect opportunity for a …

Pop Culture

25 Dazzling Gifts That Will Make Your BFF Go Starry-Eyed

Where can you find the latest trend to obsess over? In the stars, of course. But seriously, starry products are everywhere, and we're loving it. There's so many pretty items that would be the perfect gift for your BFF (or yourself). Check out the best goodies out there in the internet world and …

Fashion

Twilight star embraces Aussie filmmaking

Twilight star Kellan Lutz has fallen in love with Australia.<p>Having recently finished filming on the science-fiction movie The Osiris Child in South …

Australian News

THE SPOILS' Jesse Eisenberg to Write, Direct Star in New TV Comedy Series

Deadline reports that Jesse Eisenberg and J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot Productions have teamed up a new half-hour single-camera comedy TV series. Titled …

Jesse Eisenberg

“Star Trek” travels well — even to the next generation

As those who know me know, my love for “Star Trek” knows no bounds.<p>My dedication has been long and prosperous. Not so much prosperous in the sense of …

What the Fuck Is Going On With Star Trek: Discovery?

<i>Star Trek: Discovery</i> is delayed yet again. A beloved <i>Next Generation</i> actor was reportedly offered an insulting amount of money to appear on the show. …

TV

Turn your phone into a Star Trek style universal translator

Star Trek is full of fascinating and futuristic technologies and one of the most useful is the Universal Translator. This enabled Kirk to speak any …

Language

The Morning After: Wednesday, April 26th 2017

In case you missed it yesterday, one Google cofounder is making a flying (kinda) car, while the other has a secret blimp, Uber is having a pretty awful year (already), and there's a for-real tricorder. The makers of it reckon it's better than the <i>Star Trek</i> one. Bold claims.<p>It's not even May.<br>Uber's …

Sergey Brin

TableTop – Wil Wheaton and Melissa De Tora Play Star Realms

<i>Star Realms</i> by White Wizard Games pits your ever-growing deck of imperial fighters, star bases, and ships from across the galaxy against your …

RPGs

Zoe Saldana: ‘I live in space, nobody wants me here on Earth'

Science-fiction has almost always been skewed towards male characters. Just look at the BFI’s ranking of best sci-fi characters of all time; only two …

Comics

Zachary Quinto on his Tribeca comedy “Aardvark”: “It’s a film about people who are lost to themselves”

In a non-Spock indie comedy, Quinto plays a loner facing an unusual mental condition — and a disastrous therapist<p>Zachary Quinto, perhaps best known as Mr. Spock in the “Star Trek” reboot films, produced and stars in the new comedy “Aardvark,” written and directed by Brian Shoaf and that just …

Comedy

Box Office: 'Fate Of The Furious' Is Huge Overseas, But It's No Domestic Disappointment

As of Monday, <i>Fate of the Furious</i> has earned $165 million in North America alone, along with $756m overseas for Universal/Comcast Corp. after a little under three weeks in worldwide release. So that brings the film’s total up to $922m, and if I had to guess I’d say it’s at around $936m worldwide as …

Movies

A Live-Action Teen Titans TV Show Is Coming In 2018

Warner Bros. Television and DC Entertainment have announced that an all-new live-action drama series <i>Titans</i>, based on the DC Comics superhero team the …

DC Comics

The Story Behind Dear White People’s Perfect Scandal Parody

<i>Dear White People</i>, the new Netflix series being released on Friday, was not created for this moment. Its creative team couldn’t have even known that …

TV

Soylent, the food of the tech gods, needs a rebrand, fast

Let's call this an intervention: Soylent, it's time for a rebrand.<p>On Monday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration posted a product recall message from Soylent related to 890 boxes of Soylent 1.8 Powder that may have contained undeclared milk.<p>"It has recently come to our attention that a small …

Food

Are McDonald's new uniforms the look of Star Wars villainy?

CLOSE<p>McDonald's just debuted their new uniforms and people on social media were quick to point out they look like something from a galaxy far, far …

Des Moines

The Beverly Hillbillies

Weekdays at 7:30 AM<p>eastern (on most MeTV stations)<p>'The Beverly Hillbillies' is perhaps the best-known rags-to-riches story in television history. …

TV

Most CBS All Access Users Watch Current Content

CBS All Access, the subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service of CBS television network, launched in 2014 with 6,500 available episodes of existing …

Apple TV

NASA Experts Say They Won't Follow Star Trek's 'Prime Directive' When Exploring Other Planets

<i>“A starship captain’s most solemn oath is that he will give his life, even his entire crew, rather than violate the Prime Directive.”</i> – <b>James T. …

Amazon

XPrize winner says its Tricorder is better than 'Star Trek'

The technology of Gene Roddenberry's<i>Star Trek</i> looked so far forward it could almost have been used as a visual aide to Arthur C. Clarke's third law: technology so advanced, it's indistinguishable from magic. Despite the fictional technological magic of transporters, replicators and warp drive, …

Digital Health

Moebius Models announces their first Star Trek kit!

Moebius Models announced their first Star Trek kit on Monday. It will be a 1:350 USS Franklin, as featured in Star Trek Beyond. Further details are …

This 'Star Trek' Shuttle Computer Mod is Gorgeous

Even the smallest shuttle can be turned into something useful.<p>While Star Wars and Star Trek fans may endlessly debate the superiority of each franchise, they have at least one thing in common: a love of celebrating the minutia of each. The shuttles seen in <i>Star Trek: Voyager</i> get the star treatment …

PC Gaming

Why the Guys Behind TV's 'American Gods' Agonize Over Every Detail

BEGIN SLIDESHOW<p>What does it take create a TV series based on one of the wildest fantasy epics ever written? One word: obession.<p>Starz<p>NEXT<p>1. What is 'American Gods'?<p>1 / 6<p>NEXT<p>2. Neil Gaiman with show creators Bryan Fuller and Micheal Green<p>2 / 6<p>NEXT<p>3. Problem solving<p>3 / 6<p>NEXT<p>4. The creative process<p>4 / 6<p>…

TV

The Horse-Lovers’ Guide to Star Trek

The <i>Star Trek</i> franchise is a little horse-lite. For those of you new to the series, it’s a bunch of shows (and movies) that take place in space, a …

Parenting