‘On 2 Bean Bags’ reviews the MiP balancing robot

From GadgeTell The 'On 2 Bean Bags' girls love souvenirs, and that's exactly what we got with MiP. The adorable balancing robot was exhibiting at the WowWee booth at CE Week, and we couldn't help but take him home. Check out all the fun we had with our new robot friend! Read the full post on GadgeTell »

Contract talks delay ‘Big Bang Theory’ production

Uh-oh, it looks like the most popular show on TV is at an impasse, with CBS risking to not be able to restart The Big Bang Theory on schedule. Chuck Lorre and his team of hacks writers are less than two months away from the sitcom’s announced season eight premiere date, and “due to ongoing more »

“Guardians of the Galaxy” Crosstalk Part I: Silver and Kotzen

(Critics Stephen SIlver and Shawn Kotzen both saw the new Marvel film “Guardians of the Galaxy.” They’ll be discussing it throughout the day Thursday. Here’s Steve first):  We’re now up to our final blockbuster of the summer- depending on whether the “Ninja Turtles” reboot counts as a “blockbuster”- the latest Marvel film, “Guardians of the more »

‘Iron’ Jamie Foxx circles Mike Tyson role

Before he could become a running gag for “Hangover” director Todd Phillips, “Scary Movie 5” helmer Malcom D. Lee, How I Met Your Mother and Law & Order writers and, yes, Adult Swim, Mike Tyson was hands-down one of the greatest heavyweight boxers of all time. He was the youngest fighter to win the WBC, more »

Pacific Rim: Jaeger Pilot may inspire a BAMF barf dance

From GamerTell Oculus VR teases Jaeger combat simulation with Pacific Rim: Jaeger Pilot, and Michael offers insight into what might happen with one prospective pilot. Read the full post on GamerTell »

No, wrestling’s Sheamus isn’t playing Darth Vader

Hey, did you hear the WWE’s “Celtic warrior,” Sheamus, is playing Darth Vader in the upcoming “Star Wars Episode VII?” No, he’s not really. This particular bit of dubious news comes from the Ireland-based tabloid the Irish Daily Mirror, with the headline “Sheamus set to reveal his Darth side,” and to call the report thin more »

Jason Bateman gives it to Olivia Wilde in ‘The Longest Week’ trailer

Oh, look, another snotty coming-of-age romantic dramedy about a loaded middle-aged man-child forced to finally find his footing and grow up by way of selfless love. Just what Hollywood needed. And with none other than Jason Bateman in the lead, who’s never played a similarly immature role before. Unless you count, oh I don’t know, more »

Jon Stewart and Israel: The early years

There’s been a lot of talk the last couple of weeks about Jon Stewart, and how he’s been handling the current Israel/Gaza conflict. First there was some pointed question of HIllary Clinton in an extended interview posted online, then that bit in which various people were yelling various insults at him, and then there was more »

Amazon talks about goal of lowering e-book prices

From GadgeTell The Amazon Books Team has provided specific details about e-commerce giant Amazon’s objectives regarding e-book pricing. Read the full post on GadgeTell »

Casting is complete for the N.W.A. movie

For everyone that’s been waiting for Ice Cube’s glorious return to his former glory, surely a peak of which can be defined as his hit song and video “It Was a Good Day,” feast your eyes on this photo of the cast and filmmakers of Straight Outta Compton. Soon. The return will be soon (it will more »

Jim Gaffigan’s Sitcom Heads to TV Land

I’m going to assume that Jim Gaffigan sleeps at some point during the day.  The immensely popular comedian tours relentlessly and finds time to act in movies and TV shows. His second book, Food: A Love Story, hits stores this October. And he’s raising five kids in a New York City apartment with his wife and more »

TV on the Radio is working on a new album

TV on the Radio have been hinting at the fact that they’re at work on something new, which is good news for anyone who’s a fan of one of the best rock acts in the world. The band has announced that their latest album, entitled Seeds, is coming out this Fall. The album is a more »