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REVIEW: Jetpack Dreams by Mac Montandon

REVIEW SUMMARY: Jetpack Dreams is a book I really wanted to love, but in the end it just became a collection of interesting anecdotes about the slightly odd people who are [...]

January 22, 2009 // 0 Comments

Tube Bits for 01/22/2009

As you might expect, with LOST premiering last night we have several LOST links for you: Unreality Mag has the top 10 LOST WTF? moments so far. Ayup, too true. Michael [...]

January 22, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 1/21/09

People asking questions: SCI FI Wire asks: Which SF writer has made us wait the longest for a sequel? Suvudu is feeling like it’s George R.R. Martin… At Tor.com, [...]

January 22, 2009 // 6 Comments

Free AudioBook: Singularity by Bill DeSmedt

Bill DeSmedt is offering his 2004 book Singularity, as a free audiobook. This is definitely one I’d recommend. From the book description: June 30th, 1908 — In the [...]

January 21, 2009 // 0 Comments

MOVIE REVIEW: City of Ember

REVIEW SUMMARY: Beautiful filmed, strong cast, boring movie. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: The city of Ember is hidden underground in order to allow mankind to survive some kind [...]

January 21, 2009 // 4 Comments

Snap Judgment: Stream – Would You Watch It?

Based on this trailer, would you watch Stream, a new psychological thriller series debuting on FEARnet and on VOD that features Whoopi Goldberg’s return to sci-fi? [via [...]

January 21, 2009 // 10 Comments

SF Tidbits for 1/21/09

Sweet! Frederik Pohl has been added to the list of sf/f authors who blog. His first post recounts a first meeting with Arthur C. Clarke, his co-author for The Last Theorem. [...]

January 21, 2009 // 0 Comments

Tube Bits for 01/21/2009

From the ‘wouldn’t it be cool if’ department: Rumor has it that Warner Bros. is interested in giving JMS a pile of cash to write a big screen movie to [...]

January 21, 2009 // 1 Comment

Tuesday Tune: A Good Year for the Robots

Here’s a suitably sf-nal music video from Coparck for their song “A Good Year for the Robots”. Do the androids dream of electric sheep? ‘Cause [...]

January 20, 2009 // 4 Comments

Tube Bits for 01/20/2009

One more day until LOSTmas is here! Remember, LOST returns tomorrow night with a vengeance. Be there. Speaking as a huge fan, I’ve taken great pains to avoid as many [...]

January 20, 2009 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 1/20/09

Bits about Edgar Allan Poe (or as I like to call them “Poe-bits”): In this week of Edgar Allan Poe’s Bicentennial, Ellen Datlow has posted the introduction [...]

January 20, 2009 // 1 Comment

SF Signal Welcomes Terry Weyna

There’s a new “SF Signal Irregular” reviewer gracing our hollow halls. (Yes, you read that right.) Her name is Terry Weyna and while you were sleeping, she [...]

January 19, 2009 // 4 Comments

RIP: Bob May

Sad news… Yahoo and others are reporting that Bob May has passed away at 69. May was known to SciFi fans as The Robot in the Lost in Space television series from the [...]

January 19, 2009 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: Gears of the City by Felix Gilman

REVIEW SUMMARY: A brilliant, dark, New Weird novel of the end and the beginning of the world. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Arjun arrives at the foot of the Mountain at the end [...]

January 19, 2009 // 0 Comments

Books Received: January 19, 2009

Here are the books and magazines we received this past week. Which of them sports the best cover? My pick: Iron Angel. Related posts: Books Received: April 27, 2009 Books [...]

January 19, 2009 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 1/19/09

Interviews: The SF Site: Michael A. Burstein (I Remember the Future). Joseph Mallozzi interviews Stargate Producer Robert C. Cooper Award News: An online Hugo ballot is [...]

January 19, 2009 // 0 Comments

Forward the Foundation Movie

It looks like the stalled film adaptation of Isaac Asimov’s Foundation may be moving forward. Says Variety: Columbia won an auction late Thursday for screen rights to [...]

January 18, 2009 // 8 Comments

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