The Amazing Beatbox Kid

This kid is probably the best human beatbox I’ve ever heard, and yes, that’s even better than James “The AudioPoet” Burchfield, that beatbox guy that performed at TED last year. Advertisements


New HD-DVD to Blu-ray ‘upgrade’ scheme not as generous as it appears

Warner Bros is offering HD-DVD buyers the chance to replace their movies with Blu-ray copies for $4.95. But the deal is plagued by restrictions which will likely mean it does little more than irritate buyers who backed the wrong horse. The basics of the deal sound fine: you simply mail in the cover art from […]

Deals of the Day: Awesome savings on LOST Blu-ray box sets, Free MP3s

For a limited time, is offering a special deal on all LOST Blu-ray box sets. All seasons are currently reduced by around 30%, and when you buy more than one, you get an extra $10 off on each of them. To get the offer, you must enter promotional code “LOSTBLUS” at checkout. The Offer […]

Uncomfortable Plot Summaries

By Casey Lynn Contributing Writer, [GAS] From, a list of uncomfortable plot summaries. With geeks in mind, some of my favorites: ALIENS: An unplanned pregnancy leads to complications. BATMAN: Wealthy man assaults the mentally ill. BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER: Teenage serial killer destroys town in fit of semi-religious fervor. DOCTOR WHO: Elderly man serially […]

Amazing Super Slow Motion Showreel

Filmed during a recent rugby competition at “Le Stade de France” in Paris, the following footage was captured in HD by Vimeo user David Coiffier at 1000 Frames per second. Check it out! The jello shot looks particularly amazing.

Retro Hardware Orchestra

Can you get any geekier than Bohemian Rhapsody played by an orchestra of vintage gadgets? I think not. From the YouTube page: Please note no effects or sampling was used. What you see is what you hear (does that even make sense?) Atari 800XL was used for the lead piano/organ sound Texas Instruments TI-99/4a as […]

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Trailer

By Casey Lynn Contributing Writer, [GAS] Is it July 15 yet? The new trailer for Half-Blood Prince is pretty awesome. So far it looks to be a great thing that David Yeats (director of Order of the Phoenix) is back for this one, as the dark aesthetic seems to be similar, which is fitting for […]

New Transformers 2 Sneak Peek Looks Amazing

Some new footage of the upcoming Transformers 2 movie has just hit the web today, and the whole thing looks pretty darn awesome. While the first minute is kind of funny, there’s nothing really exceptional about it. But if the remainder of the clip is a good indicator of what we’ll be seeing in movie […]