Entries for March, 2010

Original TRON Trailer Re-Imagined for 2010

Ok, I know I’m being lazy here because I haven’t even bothered to look up the origin of this trailer (sorry) but I wanted to share it, because it’s actually pretty nicely done. And I think the classical music really is MUCH better than the original compositions (no offense to Wendy Carlos):

Adobe’s New Content-Aware Fill for Photoshop Seems Unbelievable

If you’ve never used Photoshop, you might think this sort of thing is already going on. The truth is that image manipulation to the degree illustrated here is really tricky & time consuming, and takes a lot of skill. Or at least it used to. Amazing.

New TRON Legacy Trailer Online

If you’ve seen Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland, you’ve probably seen this, but since I haven’t yet, I hadn’t. And now I have. Bruce Boxleitner overacts. There’s somebody in white doing something that looks like playing the guitar, but not with a guitar. Those things scare me. The rest of this makes me pretty excited […]

Episode 58: The pause.com Entertainment Podcast

Episode¬†58 of The pause.com Entertainment Podcast is live! NOTE: To subscribe to the pause.com Entertainment Podcast on iTunes Click here to open iTunes to our podcast, then click the SUBSCRIBE button. At the beginning of the show, the guys start out by reading some listener mail in a segment still entitled “Fred” (until somebody suggests […]

New Microsoft Courier Videos Make it Look AMAZING

It’s just…so…cool… …and…

Kojiro: A Robot That Moves More Like a Human

Tokyo University’s JSK Robotics Laboratory demonstrates this extremely cool robot that uses about 100 tendon-like control devices to make Kojiro work and move more like a human than other robots.

Episode 57: The pause.com Entertainment Podcast

Episode¬†57 of The pause.com Entertainment Podcast is live! NOTE: To subscribe to the pause.com Entertainment Podcast on iTunes Click here to open iTunes to our podcast, then click the SUBSCRIBE button. At the beginning of the show, the guys start out by reading some listener mail in a segment still entitled “Fred” (until somebody suggests […]

OK Go Makes One of the Most Awesomest Music Videos EVAR

…for their song This Too Shall Pass. Dig it:

Episode 56: The pause.com Entertainment Podcast

Episode¬†56 of The pause.com Entertainment Podcast is live! NOTE: To subscribe to the pause.com Entertainment Podcast on iTunes Click here to open iTunes to our podcast, then click the SUBSCRIBE button. At the beginning of the show, the guys start out by reading some listener mail in a segment currently entitled “Fred” (until somebody suggests […]