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The Super Circuitcastarino! 08/27/14! Metal Gear Solid V, Halo 2, and Fantasia [Podcast]

Aug
27

In this episoderino, Matt, Rami, Sean, and Moo discuss the upcoming PC release of Metal Gear Solid V, Matt forces everyon to talk about Halo and Destiny, and Rami tries to justify his enjoyment of Disney's Fantasia game. Much yelling and jokes ensue.

Happy National Dog Day! Now Enjoy Some Canine Cosplay

Aug
26

In recognition of today being the 10th annual National Dog Day, here are 10 awesome dogs that put your cosplaying efforts to shame.

T-Shirt Tuesday: The Strange Case of Dr. Banner and Mr. Hulk

Aug
26

Brilliant scientist turned uncontrollable killer. Where have I heard that story before? Get a shirt featuring "The Strange Case of Dr. Banner and Mr. Hulk" for just $10 today only.

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Oh Hey Batman, What Are You Doing in Japan?

Aug
25

This past weekend, Twitter user Ryuuchan spotted something a little different on a Chiba Prefecture street in Japan. Apparently, there was some crime that needed punching.

Amazon May Have Just Snatched Twitch.tv from Google [Updated]

Aug
25

UPDATE: Twitch has indeed been purchased by Amazon. The acquisition has been officially confirmed by Twitch itself with a statement from its CEO.

University Bans Political Activism On Their Internet

Aug
22

Northern Illinois University drew the ire of the interwebs down upon itself recently by blocking sites they deem "obscene, defamatory, or [that] constitutes a threat.” The issue was initially brought up by Reddit user darkf when he tried to access the Wikipedia page for Westboro Baptist Church. The attempt brought him a warning message that the site was illegal or unethical and further outlined the policy he was about to violate.

Samsung Solid State Drives 20-25% Off

Aug
20

The Samsung 840 EVO is one of the best reviewed SSDs on the market, and they're available today for their lowest Amazon price yet. You can get the 250GB model for $119, and the 500GB model for $200.

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Facebook Tests Labeling Satirical Content To Spare Idiots From Themselves

Aug
18

MarketWatch, the kind of publication that puts the stock tag and most recent performance after the name of any company they mention, recently revealed that Facebook is testing a bracketed "satire" tag in front of fake news stories like those run by The Onion or Hard Dawn. This will keep the clueless rabble from complaining when they've been duped into believing a story about a clueless local Facebook user. It might also help curb mainstream media reporting on these false news stories. In so much as cable news can be considered "reporting."

The Clouds Are Watching: Google Decides to Zoom In On Your 'Privacy'

Aug
18

Ever feel like you’re being watched?

Here's What the New LEGO Minecraft Sets Look Like

Aug
18

LEGO and Minecraft have joined forces for two more official sets, and now we know what they look like.

The Super Circuitcast! 08/13/14! Mass Effect 3 and Spooky Games! [Podcast]

Aug
14

Join our intrepid heroes this week as they discuss the joys of revisiting Mass Effect 3 and the tenants of game design in horror games. Careful, this episode may prove to be 2spooky4u. Listen at your own risk.

Hello Kitty Has Been Launched into Space

Aug
14

Hello Kitty is officially an astronaut, seriously. A Hello Kitty doll has been launched into space aboard the Hodoyoshi-3 satellite, and is currently orbiting Earth. God speed you feline rocketeer.

Can AI Penetrate The Sex Industry?

Aug
09

Jobs are kind of a big deal. Robots are kind of a big deal (and super cool). Looking into the future and the spread of technology it’s natural to worry about more and more jobs being replaced by machines and robots. Most factories have at least some level of robotics on the floor. Data is frequently analyzed by programs with an ever increasing level of sophistication that is rapidly approaching intelligence. It can seem like there is no economic niche or specialty that humans can’t be squeezed out of. Could sex workers be lined up right next to factory workers in the unemployment line in the near future?

This Guy Perfectly Recreated the Jurassic Park Explorer as a Race Car

Aug
08

The 24 Hours of Le Mans is the world's oldest sports car endurance race. It features teams of elite drivers and mechanics pushed to their limits as they attempt to survive and compete for a full 24 hours. The 24 Hours of LeMons is kind of like that, except cars can only cost $500 and once a guy raced in a upside down Camaro. So basically, it's way better.

Disney Promises to Reveal Big Star Wars Theme Parks Plans

Aug
06

It's been two years since Disney acquired LucasFilm (wow, does time fly!), and yet, we still haven't seen much more Star Wars at Disney's many theme parks. With Marvel it made sense, there was a pre-existing deal with Universal's parks. With Star Wars though, why are we still just looking at "Star Tours" and gift shops?

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