Here’s Your Chance to Help Fund a Documentary About ‘The Last Blockbuster’

Remember Blockbuster Video? If you’re younger than I am, there’s a good chance you don’t! But at one point in history, brick and motor stores dotted the land, offering customers an opportunity to rent video tapes (and later, DVDs and Blu-rays). Blockbuster Video was the reigning champion of franchised video stores, but the birth of […]

Games with Gold August 2018 UPDATE: Last chance for these Xbox One free games

Having revealed a stellar lineup of titles for August, it would be fair to say that many fans are waiting for tomorrow’s Games with Gold update. Microsoft is set to release Forza Horizon 2 as the first free Xbox One games deal of August, followed by Ubisoft’s For Honor fighting game. And the launch of […]

A new TV show offers people the chance to pay off their student loans — and it reveals just how bad school debt can be

TruTV Michael Torpey, an accomplished actor and writer, is hosting a trivia show where contestants compete to pay off their student loans. The show hopes to bring light to the student debt crisis in the US. The show premieres tonight at 10 p.m. EST on TruTV.   With the student loan debt crisis at an all-time […]

Why the World Cup Is a Rare Chance for Stay-at-Home Russians to Meet Foreigners

The scenes from nearly a dozen Russian cities have been inspiring: International soccer fans of all stripes have descended in merriment and good cheer on a country once all but closed to foreigners. After the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, this year’s World Cup is only the second event of such global magnitude to take […]

Japan’s latest chance at private rocket launch ends in flames

Japan’s hopes for a thriving private spaceflight industry have been dashed once again. Interstellar Technologies’ second attempt at a rocket launch has ended in spectacular fashion, with its 33-foot MOMO-2 vehicle crashing (and bursting into flames) just moments after liftoff. The company put on a brave face with word that the launch facility remained intact […]

Avengers Infinity War: Writers explain THAT Captain Marvel scene ‘The best chance of hope’

WARNING: Spoilers ahead for Avengers: Infinity War. The character, played by Brie Larson, will make her debut in next year’s Captain Marvel solo movie, before popping up in Avengers 4. The post-credits tag on Infinity War saw Nick Fury using a communication device to make contact with the hero – real name Carol Danvers – […]