Artificial intelligence is already a part of day-to-day life in the modern world, but as capable as machines have become, we've still got some hurdles to overcome before we've got the robotic police forces and sentient AI of Neill Blomkamp's Chappie. But maybe, if we look at the advancements humanity has made in machine learning and robotics so far and what it's done for us, we can get a clearer picture of whether or future will involve harmony with the machines or running in terror.Read More
Gotta buy 'em all!
Heck yes you want to look good this holiday season and all year round. What better time to stock up on goodies for you and your friends and family then right now? From geek chic clothing, to make-up, to jewelry, we've got all your best bets for keeping it cute in 2015 right here.Read More
You're all artistic geniuses.
Get your vote on in our NYCC contest #2!Read More
The power is yours!
The time has come to choose the winners of our #GGHQ Cosplay Contest, brought to you by Sock Dreams.Read More
I spent some time at the Stella Pop Up Experience in Petco Park at San Diego Comic-Con last week and boy are my arms tired! Wait...that's not right. More like, girls, am I excited!Read More
Say hi for us!
Oh, and be sure to report back to us about any GoT memorabilia she might be trying to smuggle out of the con.Read More
D'awww...look at those big eyes.
Looking for a fun way to kick off your Comic-Con experience this year? The Angry Birds Stella "Pop Up Experience" booth opens today at the Petco Park parking lot (no badge required!) at 9 a.m. and will be offering a variety of giveaways and exclusives throughout SDCC to celebrate their upcoming cartoon Stella--and judging from preview art for the ToonsTV show, this should be one cute booth.Read More
Watch Quirky + GE’s Night of Invention and StarTalk Live With Our Friend Bill Nye LIVE Right Here! [Updated]
See which reader question we ask Our Friend Bill Nye!
Tomorrow night is the big event! We've partnered with GE, Quirky, and StarTalk Radio to bring A Night of Invention to SXSW! You can watch the livestream of the StarTalk portion of the show right here with Our Friend Bill Nye, Eugene Mirman, and more. We'll have exclusive behind-the-scenes coverage of the whole thing.Read More
You know Edison the engineer, the inventor, the magnate -- but what about Edison the Internet romantic?
Yes, we’re already past peak Hey Girl saturation, but perhaps that’s why we enjoy GE’s Thomas Edison-inspired variation on it. It’s reminiscent of everything we loved about the original with a smart twist courtesy of one of history's most notable engineers and inventors. Edison’s no Ryan Gosling, of course, but hey, who among us is?Read More
Generally speaking, tossing your date's smartphone into a fountain is considered a deal breaker.
There's a lot to worry about on a date. How do I look? Does this person think I'm interesting? Will they chuck my smartphone into a fountain? The Sony Xperia can help -- at least with that last one. It's not afraid to stand up to a little water, so when accidents happen you can go right back to smooshing ice cream in someone's face.Read More