General Electric has revealed that it’s created a 500GB optical disk. That’s 10 times the capacity of a Blu-ray disc, and enough room for the content from almost 60 movie DVDs. Right now, the technology is simply at the stage where it can be proven to work in a lab setting. It’s likely to be […]
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.
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 […]
For a limited time, Amazon.com 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 […]
By Casey Lynn Contributing Writer, [GAS] From postmodernbarney.com, 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 […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]