What’s on TV: ‘Fahrenheit 451,’ ‘Die Hard’ 4K

This week Black Panther comes home on Ultra HD Blu-ray after its video-on-demand premiere last week, and it is must-buy, both for the impressive picture quality (despite a few issues with the CGI) and director’s commentary. Michael B. Jordan’s second appearance on our list this week comes courtesy of HBO, where he’ll star in its […]

Sequel Bits: ‘It: Chapter 2’, ‘The Devil’s Rejects’ Sequel, ‘Jurassic World’, ‘Die Hard 6’, ‘Halloween’ and More

In this edition of sequel bits: It 2 working title revealed Rob Zombie begins shooting Devil’s Rejects sequel Three From Hell What’s up with Enchanted 2? Arnold Schwarzenegger says Twins sequel Triplets is still happening Michael Giacchino begins recording Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom score Jeff Goldblum will play Ian Malcolm again in a Jurassic World videogame An update on the new Die Hard […]

The CEO of bitcoin exchange Mt Gox described what it was like to discover he had been hacked: ‘It felt like I was about to die’

Reuters The CEO of hacked bitcoin exchange Mt Gox said that discovering he had lost £4.5 billion worth of customer money “felt like I was about to die.” Karpeles told the BBC that running the bitcoin exchange was a “daily nightmare” and a “constant race.” Karpeles has been released on bail from a prison in […]

Cool Stuff: Hero Complex Gallery’s John McTiernan Art Show Is Full of ‘Die Hard’, ‘Predator’ & More

For their last show of the year, Hero Complex Gallery decided to pay tribute to the director behind not only one of the best Christmas movies, but one of the best action movies ever made. In fact, director John McTiernan is responsible for several outstanding action thrillers, and many of them were given some outstanding […]

Elon Musk told his kids that short sellers are ‘jerks who want us to die’

REUTERS/Bobby Yip Rolling Stone is out with a massive profile of Tesla founder Elon Musk, and it’s pretty personal. Musk’s company has come under attack from short sellers who say, correctly, that it doesn’t turn a profit. Musk called those people lying “jerks” and explained to his children that they “want us to die.” Elon […]

‘People can die’: Texting while crossing street banned in Honolulu

A new law brings trouble in paradise for anyone texting as they walk across a street in Hawaii’s state capital. “Distracted pedestrian” legislation is popping up in other states as well, as deaths associated with cell phone fixation are at record highs. On Wednesday, lawmakers in Honolulu made it illegal for pedestrians to cross the […]

An ex-Facebook exec who ‘went home to die’ is making a device to scrap the costly procedure that almost didn’t save her

Rock Health Former Facebook executive Mary Lou Jepsen said a near-death experience inspired her latest project, a device that she said would let us “look inside any part of the body.” Jepsen has been vague about the technology but said it would be affordable and wearable with MRI-like capabilities. She claims the device could have […]

Mondo Unveils ‘Die Hard’ Poster by Olly Moss and ‘Mouse Guard’ by David Petersen

This is not the first time Mondo has tackled Die Hard, but it is the first time Olly Moss, one of the most talented poster artists working today, has tackled the 1988 action classic. A new Olly Moss Die Hard poster was revealed today and will go on sale tomorrow, alongside a new poster based on […]

‘Don’t Die’ is one author’s spotlight on gaming’s underrepresented people and views

FEATURE: David Wolinsky created his interview series Don’t Die to figure out how video games can be better. The impetus was Gamergate, but it’s since expanded to cover a whole slew of topics in the games industry, examining the culture and hearing from folks who both make and play games. “Now, I don’t mean ‘better’ […]