Facebook’s Hugo Barra says standalone headsets are key to social VR

Even though Oculus didn't have an official presence at CES this year, its leader, Hugo Barra, made a surprise appearance at Qualcomm's press conference to make an important announcement: Xiaomi would be its global hardware partner for Oculus Go, its... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Multiplayer brawler Gang Beasts gets PS4 release date

Hysterical multiplayer brawler Gang Beasts is coming to PlayStation 4 on 12th December, just in time for family arguments this holiday season.According to the official PlayStation blog, Gang Beasts will arrive with new modes like "clumsy-yet-brutal two vs two soccer matches", a four-player co-op horde mode and various customisation options.Gang Beasts sees players take on the role of Beef City thugs, going toe to toe in a variety of challenges (mainly: punching, kicking and humiliating each [Read Entire Story]

Memorable Quotes

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like so many writers, she was trying to cobble together an authorial voice that made sense from books she found on torrent sites

archive - contact - sexy exciting merchandise - search - about← previousJanuary 12th, 2018nextJanuary 12th, 2018: *– Ryan SOURCE: Dinosaur Comics! - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Boys and Girls, Be Lustrous

After reading Land of the Lustrous and learning more about its universe, much to my surprise is seeing the series feature on the cover of one of Japan’s top anime magazines, PASH! (on the right side next to Animage), for female readers.While the anime adaptation has the gem characters portrayed with female seiyu talent, the characters refer to each other sometimes as “brothers” or use the Japanese masculine version of “I” to refer to themselves. The Kodansha Comics translation has them refer to [Read Entire Story]

This picture of me dressed as She-Hulk at Boston Pride 2011…

This picture of me dressed as She-Hulk at Boston Pride 2011 brought to you by the fact that I PASSED THE NEW YORK BAR EXAM!!!Carry on. SOURCE: Ladies Making Comics - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

JoT #2483: All we are is dust in the algorithm.

It just takes a speck! SOURCE: The Joy of Tech - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

The Greatest Pop Culture References in 2017

2017 was an amazing year from a variety of points of view. It has also been crap in other areas, but let’s just ignore them for a while and remember what was best about the year that has passed. And while we’re at it, let us abandon looking into the future for a while and take a look at last year from a “retro” point of view, like so many have before us. Here we go. Under the costume Image via Twitter Heidi Klum wears many hats – she is a model, a TV personality, [Read Entire Story]

Cat Morality: Does It Have Limits?

Kitty is hungry. KITTY IS HUNGRY. SOURCE: Diesel Sweeties webcomic by rstevens - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Jeff Lemire Returns to the World of Black Hammer in Sherlock Frankenstein

Branching off from his much-loved series Black Hammer, writer Jeff Lemire (Essex County Trilogy, Black Hammer), brings us new tales of monsters and superheroes in Sherlock Frankenstein (Dark Horse). With art, colors, and lettering by the incomparable David Rubín (Rumble, Beowulf), Sherlock Frankenstein combines mystery and horror, with sarcasm and sensitivity, and it’s sure not to disappoint. At the onset of the story, we get a little backstory as to what happened to Black Hammer in [Read Entire Story]

Number 2148: Ray Bradbury, Albert Feldstein and Wallace Wood…Comics is Heaven!

“Mars is Heaven” by Ray Bradbury was originally published in the Fall, 1948 issue of Planet Stories. It was adapted by Al Feldstein for the EC version, published in Weird Science #18 (1953). Wallace Wood did the artwork.These are scans of the original artwork, and once again, a big thank you to Heritage Auctions for posting this on their website. While his drawing is top notch, I think Wood got a bit fancy with technique. It is a minor complaint, though. He was going for visual interest in his [Read Entire Story]

Culture Japan Malaysia’s Team

Greetings from the Culture Japan Malaysia team. Now forming teams in the New York & Seattle region. Ping me if you interested in joining our rebellion. #smartdoll https://www.instagram.com/p/Bc1Ed1IBMtl/ SOURCE: Culture Japan - Your portal to Japan - Posts - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

strip for January / 15 / 2018 – For the Birbs

For the Birbs Jump to a Random Strip in the Archives! | Buy This Original Art | Archives | E-mail Dave SOURCE: Sheldon® Comic Strip: Daily webcomic by Dave Kellett - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

The Beyonder Begins Battleworld in Four New Episodes of ‘Marvel’s Avengers: Secret Wars’

This weekend, four brand new episodes of “Marvel’s Avengers: Secret Wars” debut, as the Beyonder himself begins BATTLEWORLD! Airing Sunday morning at 8:00am on Disney XD, the episodes “Beyond” “Underworld” “The Immortal Weapon,” and “The Vibranium Coast” find the team experiencing the Beyonder’s grand experiment to see which heroes (or villains) will rise to the top and add to Beyonder’s arsenal. The Avengers must [Read Entire Story]

4DX Screenings of ‘Last Jedi’ In Japan Offer Light and Dark Force Versions

Audiences can choose to experience the latest 'Star Wars' from the perspective of the Rebels or the First Order, with special effects tailored to each side. read more SOURCE: Heat Vision - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Weekend Box Office: ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Delivers Massive $104.8M Friday

'The Last Jedi' is only the second film in history to earn $100 million or more on its first day.read more SOURCE: Box Office - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Balenciaga’s Cheeky Nod

Following a frenzy-like takeover of Colette this summer, Balenciaga has hauled two industrial printers into Dover Street Market London. The DIY pop-up space, called the Copyshop, is a cheeky take on gloriously mundane office copiers. SOURCE: Hint Fashion Magazine - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Sexy New Year’s Eve Outfit Ideas–No Sequins Required

On New Year's Eve, you're supposed to shine bright...not blend into the crowd. While there's nothing wrong with sequins or metallics, they are NYE staples--which means... SOURCE: E! Online (US) - Fashion Police - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Samyang AF 35mm f/1.4 FE Review

The Samyang AF 35mm f/1.4 FE is a very fast and relatively affordable moderate wide-angle prime lens for Sony full-frame mirrorless cameras. Priced at £559 / $799, is the Samyang AF 35mm f/1.4 FE a viable alternative to Sony's own 35mm lenses? Read our Samyang AF 35mm f/1.4 FE review to find out... SOURCE: Photography Blog - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Facebook apologizes for its moderation ‘mistakes’

With over 2 billion users and counting, policing Facebook is an increasingly difficult task. The unenviable job rests on the shoulders of a 7,500-strong team of content moderators (alongside the site's algorithms), who scour through tons of unsightly... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

History Repeating : Nov 14, 2016

As enough Americans were apparently too uninformed about history to have seen in advance why electing Trump was so dangerous, I am beginning a series of posts that I'll call "History Repeating" if only to document, step by step, our national descent into fascism. History Repeating: November 14, 2016 Development: Trump appoints Stephen K. Bannon, the right-wing provocateur as senior counselor and chief West Wing strategist. Parallel: When Hitler seized power in 1933, Joseph Goebbels was [Read Entire Story]

Pulse Miami BeachDon’t Miss This Art Fair

As we head into Miami Art Week we look forward to one of our favorite art fairs, Pulse Miami Beach. With more than 1200 galleries from around the world bringing art to Miami and Miami Beach, Pulse continues to be our favorite year after year. Why, because the galleries showing at Pulse are very solid and well respected galleries. The offer us great artists that have mastered their techniques and have proven they deserve to be on the big stag of Miami Art Week.Here's a preview of what you'll see [Read Entire Story]