The Gorillaz Go to the Moon

The Gorillaz Go to the Moon

The Gorillaz obviously have a penchant for pop culture. The fact that the band’s members primarily like to be seen as animated characters should have tipped that off. In their latest music video, though, things go a step further. Well, maybe more than one step.

Updates From Shazam 2, and the Future of Alien

Updates From Shazam 2, and the Future of Alien

Bill Skarsgård has had to exit Robert Egger’s mysterious next movie. Get a look at Netflix’s gorgeous new sci-fi family movie, Over the Moon, Chris McQuarrie teases another wild stunt for Mission Impossible 7. Plus, what’s to come on Lovecraft Country, and how much longer Lucifer has left going into…

This Robotic Backpack Takes the Load Off

This Robotic Backpack Takes the Load Off

As we enter the fall hiking season, we may find ourselves carrying the bare necessities in a heavy backpack: a sleeping bag, a can of bug spray, a small stove, or even a case of White Claw. Until now, you and your muscles would have to lug all this junk…

Here’s What We Know So Far About the AstraZeneca Vaccine Trial Halt

Here’s What We Know So Far About the AstraZeneca Vaccine Trial Halt

Pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca formally announced on Wednesday that its Phase III trial in the UK testing out a vaccine for the coronavirus that causes covid-19 was put on pause, following a report of a serious adverse event among its participants. More details concerning the report have since emerged, but there…

Gateway Is Back and Making Laptops

Gateway Is Back and Making Laptops

Gateway, the famous cow-spotted PC brand of the 90s and early 2000s, is re-entering the modern computer world with its first-ever line of laptops. According to an announcement released this morning, the new laptops will be sold exclusively at Walmart and will feature Intel and AMD processors, and Nvidia RTX…

Research Reveals Shocking Detail on How Australia’s Environmental Scientists are Being Silenced

Research Reveals Shocking Detail on How Australia’s Environmental Scientists are Being Silenced

Ecologists and conservation experts in government, industry and universities are routinely constrained in communicating scientific evidence on threatened species, mining, logging and other threats to the environment, our new research has found. Our study, just published, shows how important scientific information about environmental threats often does not reach the public…

Comic-Con@Home Declared a Failure by Industry Critics, But Fans Loved It

[email protected] Declared a Failure by Industry Critics, But Fans Loved It

With the vast majority of North America’s thousand-plus fan conventions cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, virtual conventions (called cons) have been a bright spot for fans in an otherwise bleak year. Although organisers have experimented with different ways to run an online convention, none had as high expectations as…

Literally Pause the Internet With This Built-in Browser Tool

Literally Pause the Internet With This Built-in Browser Tool

If your Internet habits resemble anything like mine, you probably have 20-plus tabs open at once, maybe multiple windows too, because you want to keep that YouTube playlist or Gmail inbox separate for quicker access. But all overwhelming digital clutter can keep us glued to our screens anyway. Sometimes the…

It’s Time to Prepare for the Sequels and Prequels of the Future

It’s Time to Prepare for the Sequels and Prequels of the Future

Losing weight, reading, creating something new: We all have our own goals when it comes to bettering ourselves during quarantine. Some of those goals are lofty. Others are much more manageable. Like, perhaps, preparing for the world on the other side of quarantine. And that preparation can mean anything. Like,…

Microsoft May Release a $700-800 Surface Laptop This Spring

Microsoft May Release a $700-800 Surface Laptop This Spring

Microsoft is expected to revamp its line of Surface laptops and convertibles later this spring. But based on some new rumours, in addition to refreshes and spec bumps for existing systems, Microsoft may also release a new more affordable version of its Surface Laptop.

Xbox Series S Pricing Has Been Officially Announced

Xbox Series S Pricing Has Been Officially Announced

On Tuesday Xbox officially announced the price of its upcoming Xbox Series S next generation console. Here’s how much it’s going to be. Xbox Series S Pricing Xbox has now confirmed the Xbox Series S will cost $US299. “Let’s make it official! Xbox Series S | Next-gen performance in the…