Cowboy Bebop: Live-Action Series Based on Japanese Anime Phenom Scores 10-Episode Netflix Order

Netflix is saying “Giddy up!” to Cowboy Bebop, placing a 10-episode series order for a live-action version of the late ’90s Japanese anime phenom, TVLine has learned. Set in the future, the jazz-inspired, genre-bending series follows a rag-tag crew of bounty hunters (named Spike Spiegel, Jet Black, Faye Valentine and Radical Ed) on the run from their pasts […]

Collating memories of what happened based on where it happened

Enlarge (credit: Wikimedia commons) We remember things from our own first-person perspective, the way we experienced them. The hippocampus is the region where these egocentric, episodic memories are made. Yet the hippocampus also encodes spatial information in a decidedly non-egocentric manner, using place cells and grid cells to form a generalized map of the external […]

‘Dear David’ Movie, Based on a Creepy Twitter Thread, Coming from New Line

Hollywood has decided to turn to Twitter for inspiration. What could go wrong?! New Line Cinema has snapped up the rights to Dear David, a ghost story that was originally told in a series of tweets by former BuzzFeed writer Adam Ellis. Ellis presented the tweets as true, detailing the story of a ghost haunting his […]

GM says it favors fuel-efficiency rules based on historic rates

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Government/Legal,Green,Chrysler,Fiat,Ford,GM,Electric,Future,Hybrid This follows GM’s call for U.S. to mandate some zero-emissions vehicles. Continue reading GM says it favors fuel-efficiency rules based on historic rates GM says it favors fuel-efficiency rules based on historic rates originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 29 Oct 2018 18:20:00 EDT. Please see our […]

Terror in the Woods true story: Is Lifetime's Slender Man movie based on a true story?

Those in the UK may be unfamiliar with the American TV channel Lifetime. Famous for its made for TV movies, Lifetime has a history of making sensational, sometimes melodramatic, films. Their latest film adaptation is called Terror in the Woods. The psychological horror movie is based on the story of the 2014 Slender Man attack. […]

Netflix is planning a sci-fi universe based on the novel ‘Recursion’

Netflix is making the most out of its deals with TV legend Shonda Rhimes and Planet of the Apes/Cloverfield director Matt Reeves by putting them together for one ambitious project. The creators will work on a feature film and a TV universe based on Blake Crouch’s upcoming sci-fi thriller novel Recursion. It’s unclear what the […]

Sikur launches high-security phones based on Sony hardware

Sikur garnered attention with its reportedly hack-resistant GranitePhone back in 2015, but the follow-up has been a long time in coming — it only just announced a follow-up in February. The sequels are here, however, and they’ll look more than a little familiar. The company has released the SIKURPhone XZ1 and SIKURPhone XA2, both of […]

The best credit card for millennials, based on their spending habits, rewards, and benefits

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider may receive a commission from The Points Guy Affiliate Network. Chase Using credit cards is actually really important for your overall financial health. Although millennials have been avoiding credit cards, signs suggest that this may be changing. Here are the best credit cards for […]

Car tax changes could see YOU charged based on the amount of miles you drive

Motorists living in rural areas could end up paying more than city dwellers in Ireland under a proposed shake-up to car tax. The changes would see car tax charged on distant travelled which would target motorists in rural areas that have to travel further distances. An AA spokesperson has warned motorists in rural areas that […]