The Boring Co. Will Begin Production On Real-Life Legos

First flamethrowers, now Legos. Elon Musk’s Boring Company is all set to begin production on real-life Legos you can use to build things. Yes, you read that correctly. The blocks will be made from actual rocks that have been collected…

Toys ‘R’ Us Announces Bankruptcy, Closing All US and UK Locations

As if my childhood hasn’t suffered enough already, Toys ‘R’ Us announced the imminent closure of all their stores today. This comes on the heels of the famed toy store filing for bankruptcy just 6 short months ago. Plans are…

Watch: Minnesota’s Ridiculous Game Winning TD Recreated In Tecmo Bowl

Watching Minnesota’s game winning touchdown last night was ridiculous enough as is. Now, retro gamers Tecmo Bowlers have gone through and recreated the 61-yard walk off TD in one of the most popular football games ever. For those of you…

Net Neutrality Is About More Than Just Internet Fast Lanes

One of the biggest issues facing the tech industry today, is set to be debated by congress next month. I’m of course talking about net neutrality, or the principle that ISPs should treat all data on the internet the same.…

I Abandoned Ship, Because The World Is A Scary Place

Almost two weeks ago, I did something I thought would be nearly impossible. I stopped working on Nerd News, and Nerd News related things, because I didn’t have anything positive to say. Watching the events from Charlottesville unfold became too…

Nerd News Show Ep 087: This One Is About Comic Con…

<p><a href=”http://nerdnewspodcast.libsyn.com/nerd-news-show-ep-087-this-one-is-about-comic-con?tdest_id=198219″></a></p> This week Rob and Maria recap the crazy fun time they has at San Diego Comic Con! The discussion centers around what it’s like to attend Comic Con with more experience under your belt, and the importance of…

Comic Con 2017 In Pictures

Comic Con 2017 is officially almost a week in the books, but the memories are still fresh. This year was my second year in a row attending Comic Con, and was by far my favorite. I was able to check…

I Went To Westworld At SDCC

Every year at San Diego Comic Con, there are off-site events and “experiences” based around the biggest franchises of the moment. There’s everything from Walking Dead, to Mr. Robot and everything in between. This years San Diego Comic Con played…

Disney Is Making A Star Wars Themed Hotel

Disney’s D23 Expo unearthed a ton of goodies from several of their biggest franchises this past weekend. In what was potentially the biggest announcement from the Expo, was the unveiling of a Star Wars themed hotel, set to open in…

Boost Your Immunity with Beer… Yes, please!

Scientists from the National University of Singapore (NUS) have filed for patents for a brewing technique that incorporates probiotics into a sour beer that may boost immunity and improve gut health. “The health benefits of probiotics are well known,” Chan…