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Nerd Talk: Make Your Pet Into A Watch Like A Creep

In case your job is a total buzzkill and won't let you bring your furniture scratching, box-pooping feline friend to work, one company has your back ... well, more like they have your wrist. The Analog Watch Co. introduced a super weird, and possibly allergy-inducing product line: The Companion... Read More
Mario

Using Augmented Reality, This Dude Makes It So You Can Be Mario

We're still a long way from video gaming being a whole world, 3D immersive experience. Take Pokemon Go (Home from the Park It's Two in the Morning), people went crazy for overlaying a digital game onto the real world often by posting NSFW photos of Diglett sprouting for their crotchular regions -... Read More
Potato science

Nerd Talk: Introducing the Self Driving Potato Car

I would never have guessed that the eventual downfall of the human race could be potato powered, but looking back, I suppose a lesson many of us learned in middle school science class could have prepared us for tater power. How to power a lightbulb with a potato Not like that. That's ridiculous. I'... Read More
Hands on smartphone

Nerd Talk: Sega Revives The '90s Straight To Your Smartphone

Forget having to buy some dumb console at the holiday that's impossible to find featuring cords that don't reach the couch, Sega went and set everyone straight by announcing Sega Forever , an iOS and Android platform to deliver the ‘90s straight to your smartphone! The company that once flaunted "... Read More
Xbox controller

Nerd Talk: Xbox Just Released a Beast - Xbox One X

Well, there you have it. Announced at E3, the console that'll certainly be the "you've gotta have it, but you'll never find one in stock if you didn't preorder" gaming system of the 2017 holiday season: Xbox One X . That name - it sorta feels like when you wanted your email address to be "big mike... Read More

Nerd Talk: The 10 Best Robots from 80's Movies

I grew up in a time before digital effects dominated the big screen - you had to leave it to cartoons to really let the imagination go wild. Because of this, the effects of the 1980's today often look pretty dumb. But let George Lucas and those awful Star Wars prequels remind you that digital doesn... Read More
Fidget spinner

Nerd Talk: Where did all these fidget spinners come from?

Unless you’re the guy down the hall who is proud of himself for “getting into fidget spinners months ago,” you likely only knew about these distracting simple toys if you have kids. In my day we had snap bracelets, or troll dolls, or koosh balls (that means something totally different in weed-legal... Read More
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