Movies

Robotics

Omnibot 2000: The $500 Drink Serving Robot from 1985!

Think that humanoid robots in the home are a new idea? This video is from LGR highlights a toy that I remember wanting badly. Unboxing and enjoying the Tomy Omnibot 2000! A 26-inch home robot that can speak, play music, bring you drinks, and generally felt like ‘THE FUTURE’ in the 80s. While still a […]

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Hardware

Better than Netflix? Jellyfin on a NAS

Jellyfin’s an awesome open source home media server. In this video, Jeff Geerling shows us how he uses it to organize my movies and TV shows.

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AI Generative AI

Can AI Replace Hollywood Writers?

This video from KnowledgeHusk talks about the ongoing Hollywood writers’ strike in the context of generative AI.

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AI VFX Video Production

Replace Your Actor with a CG Character in One Click

This video is from the one and only Film Riot. Can you replace your actor with a CG character with just one click? Wonder Studio from Wonder Dynamics aims to make that a reality. But how good is it?

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Interesting Philosophy Fridays

The Phantom Menace – What Went Wrong?

Wisecrack has an interesting perspective and fresh look at one of the most disappointing films of all time.

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