Wednesday Android Update: The best news isn't always exciting Edition

It seems to be a relatively slow news week, what with Google IO taking place last week that’s kind of expected. Everyone is still pouring over everything related to Android M and no one wants their thunder to be overshadowed by IO so most companies tend to hold off for a bit before announcing anything or releasing… » 6/03/15 4:47pm Today 4:47pm

DARPA's Cyber Grand Challenge Begins

For many years DARPA has been running contests to develop self-driving vehicles, next gen combat vehicles, and robots, all of which may play a big role in the future of defense. DARPA also understands that, as human reliance on the cyberspace grows, it’ll need ways to protect sensitive data against cyber attacks and… » 6/03/15 4:32pm Today 4:32pm

With all of Cinderella and Dumbo, Jungle and book and whatnot remade..

.. there’s one movie Disney will not even try to make into life action, right? I mean, they can’t even consider turning something like Fantasia into live action. Given the nature of that film, it just wouldn’t make sen... ah, what the hell - Disney is making a live action Fantasia. Or to be fair, a live action version… » 6/03/15 1:52pm Today 1:52pm

Android Device Review: Nexus Player

So this one I had the chance to play with and now review because of my little brother being a pain in the ass and me basically being slick enough to convince him to get something I wanted to play with. Siblings are the crabgrass on the lawn of life, to paraphrase Charles Schultz. Regardless, my brother basically… » 6/03/15 11:10am Today 11:10am

O-Deck Fact Of The Day - 6/3/15

Good morning everyone. Time for another fabulous fact of the day. I found this one while initially searching for something Farscape related. That’s pretty much my process for making these. I try not to use the same franchise twice in a week and I try to keep a good variety. Sometimes i start off on one idea and the… » 6/03/15 8:07am Today 8:07am

The Many People Who Have Called Themselves Captain Marvel

So both Ms. Marvel (Kamala Khan) and Captain Marvel (Carol Danvers) will be appearing next season in Avengers Assemble. This is the first animated appearance of Kamala, but not for Carol. However, it will be her first appearance as Captain Marvel. As you might be aware, she isn’t the first to call herself that. Let’s… » 6/03/15 1:02am Today 1:02am