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Star Wars: the complete canon timeline

Watch ten thousand years of Star Wars history! The films, books, comics, and television shows summarized into the most important moments in the canon. [Updated Mai 2017]  [Via: Star Wars Explained]

The Ataribox gets an official name

Atari has renamed its upcoming retro mini-console from the Ataribox to the Atari VCS, according to VentureBeat. The device, similar to Nintendo’s NES Classic and SNES Classic consoles, uses a design aesthetic inspired by the Atari...

SpotMini and the rise of creepy robotics

SpotMini is a small four-legged robot that comfortably fits in an office or home. It weighs 30 kg. SpotMini is all-electric and can go for about 90 minutes on a charge, depending on what...

The engineering of the drinking bird

While most references credit Dr. Miles V. Sullivan as the inventor of the drinking bird because he patented it in 1946, the idea of using heat-driven oscillating liquids to repeatedly tip small mechanisms has...

Solo: A Star Wars Story

Solo: A Star Wars Story is an upcoming American space Western film centered on Han Solo, a character from the Star Wars franchise, directed by Phil Lord & Christopher Miller and Ron Howard. The film...

2017 Star Wars Christmas light show

Matt Johnson’s latest Christmas light show continues the tradition and unique style of fast-paced, high-energy, Dubstep and EDM remixed synchronized light displays that have become Matt’s signature style.

How 8-bit graphics worked

In part 1, The 8-Bit Guy cover the limitations of color on older 1980’s computers and game consoles such as the Nintendo Entertainment System and the Commodore 64.  [Via: The 8-Bit Guy]

Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer

In January 2015, Disney CEO Bob Iger stated that Episode VIII would be released in 2017, and in March, Lucasfilm announced a release date of May 26, 2017. In January 2016, The Last Jedi was rescheduled for December 15, 2017...