Hayao Miyazaki Is Taking His Time With His Next Movie

Hayao Miyazaki Is Taking His Time With His Next Movie

Entirely fair, frankly. Hand-drawn 2D animation? And like, with the state of the world right now? Hayao Miyazaki can do whatever he wants, including spend three years turning in 30-odd minutes of (presumably very gorgeous) animation with his team.

12 Of The Weirdest Cases On Unsolved Mysteries

12 Of The Weirdest Cases On Unsolved Mysteries

If (like me) you watched too much true crime TV in the 1990s, the Unsolved Mysteries theme is enough to spark some pleasingly bizarre memories—of aliens, psychics, ghostly phenomena and host Robert Stack, always there to insist that you (yes, you!) might be able to help solve that night’s string…

The USPS Is Reviewing Its Amazon Package Delivery Fees Because Of Trump

The USPS Is Reviewing Its Amazon Package Delivery Fees Because Of Trump

Almost a month after President Donald Trump threatened to block a $US10 ($15) billion emergency loan to the U.S. Postal Service unless it raised shipping prices on companies like Amazon, UPS, and FedEx, the USPS has decided to review its package delivery contracts, according to anonymous sources who spoke with the…

Riverdale Teases Some Major Changes For Its Next Season

Riverdale Teases Some Major Changes For Its Next Season

HBO Max nabs itself another Stephen King/Joe Hill project. Patrick Stewart says at least one major Star Trek: Picard character won’t be back for season two. Some familiar faces of the Rebellion may be in the Cassion Andor TV show. Plus, a look at what’s in store for Pat Dugan…

Roku’s Super-Cheap 5.1 Surround Sound Solution Is, Uh, Pretty Great

Roku’s Super-Cheap 5.1 Surround Sound Solution Is, Uh, Pretty Great

Earlier this year, Roku announced a neat, if expected, trick. By combining the already available Roku soundbar, sub, and the wireless stereo speakers, the company gave users the ability to create a seamless 5.1 audio solution that gives you a similar experience of something premium like a Sonos system, but…

AI Tool Searches Thousands Of Scientific Papers To Guide Researchers To Coronavirus Insights

AI Tool Searches Thousands Of Scientific Papers To Guide Researchers To Coronavirus Insights

The scientific community worldwide has mobilised with unprecedented speed to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic, and the emerging research output is staggering. Every day, hundreds of scientific papers about COVID-19 come out, in both traditional journals and non-peer-reviewed preprints. There’s already far more than any human could possibly keep up with,…

You Should Read The New York Times’ Oral History Of Mad Max: Fury Road

You Should Read The New York Times’ Oral History Of Mad Max: Fury Road

Has it really been five years since the post-apocalyptic off-road opera of Mad Max: Fury Road? Indeed, the eyeball-searingly beautiful movie about an angry post-apocalyptic convoy is just about five years old now. Entertainment writer Kyle Buchanan collected an oral history of how it came together for The New York…

Nissan Is Killing Datsun Again

Nissan Is Killing Datsun Again

It’s not often that a car company gets to kill off a brand name twice. After retiring the Datsun name in 1986, it was brought back as Nissan’s brand for developing market cars in 2013. Now, just seven years later, it appears Nissan is killing it again. Make up your…

How Much Samsung’s New 8K TVs Cost In Australia

How Much Samsung’s New 8K TVs Cost In Australia

Last month Samsung released 28 new TVs across its 4K, Crystal UHD and Lifestyle ranges in Australia. It also announced its new 8K range, but we didn’t know what the prices would look like or when they would land. Well, the wait is now over. Here’s how much they cost…

Seagulls Turn Cannibal Due To Lack Of Tasty Dropped Human Food

Seagulls Turn Cannibal Due To Lack Of Tasty Dropped Human Food

Word from the streets of Liverpool is that the seagulls are finding lockdown as difficult as the humans, not because they’re also struggling to find anything interesting to watch on Netflix and have bollocksed up another attempt at sourdough; but because the lack of the usual human detritus is leaving…

This Early Formula Drift Porsche 993 Is Shredding Tires In My Dreams

This Early Formula Drift Porsche 993 Is Shredding Tires In My Dreams

I didn’t expect when I went to sleep last night to wake up with a nostalgia for 2008, but somehow—thanks to this incredible Porsche drift car—that’s exactly what happened. Back then I was still in college and was consuming possibly even more automotive media than I do now, and I…

Yes, Slack Is Down [Updated]

Yes, Slack Is Down [Updated]

On Wednesday morning, business communication Platform Slack went down globally. At the time of writing users were still having trouble connecting and sending messages, including us! I guess you’ll have to wait for some of the spicy stories we have in the works.

Looks Like Baby Yoda Is Getting His Own Lego Set

Looks Like Baby Yoda Is Getting His Own Lego Set

The reveal of Baby Yoda at the end of the first episode of The Mandalorian was a huge surprise to everyone, but what was more surprising was the fact Disney didn’t have any toys lined up to meet demand during the impending Christmas shopping season. A lot has changed since,…