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Public Service Announcment from a Ninja

Yes, I know its not necessarily SF related, but I think this will help all our readers out there who don’t understand Podcasting. I have found a video from a Ninja to [...]

March 3, 2006 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits 2/15/06 Part Deux…

Not that I want to steal John’s thunder (or anything else for that matter..) The folks over at PointlessWasteofTime (not completely worksafe) have posted an article [...]

February 15, 2006 // 3 Comments

Shields, two snaps up…

Following on the news about David Gerrold, George Takei will be portraying Sulu in an episode written by David. Also according to the news, Walter Koenig has also signed on [...]

January 20, 2006 // 0 Comments

More Robotic Lego Happiness

I will admit that I love Legos, and I have tried to bring that same love to my son. They are great opportunities for kids and adults to build and imagine in three dimensions, [...]

January 5, 2006 // 1 Comment

The Dark Wing by Walter H. Hunt

MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A book that has nothing to do with ducks, but instead deal with a war between humans and the Zor (who are very not duck-like). Humans and the Zor [...]

December 7, 2005 // 3 Comments

XBox 360 Backward Compatibility Announced

Today, MS finally announced the backward compatibility list and they also indicated the software to do the emulation will be free. It can either be downloaded from the xbox [...]

November 12, 2005 // 0 Comments

One must understand…

how they work for you really to put a zombie in its place. Lets face it, zombies are darned terrifying critters, and if you get one of them time travelling nazi ones, you may [...]

October 29, 2005 // 0 Comments

Not necessarily a SciFi entry but…

Today, Apple had a big announcement involving new power books and the new video iPod. This is all fine and well and as the self-appointed Mac Zealot for SFSignal, I did a [...]

October 12, 2005 // 5 Comments

A Hymn Before Battle by John Ringo

MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Big ugly aliens are conquering planets in the galaxy, and the current owners of those planets are not happy about it. They find that Earth is on [...]

September 14, 2005 // 2 Comments

Dr. Floyd and his nemesis Dr. Steve

Yes, you can learn about these two characters and many more by listening to the episodic SF podcast called The Radio Adventures of Dr. Floyd. It is a series of 4 to 6 minute [...]

September 14, 2005 // 0 Comments

Roleplay as Mal!!!

With the release of the Serenity roleplaying game, we can all pretend to be our favorite character from the series (or show some creativity and make your own). This comes out [...]

September 14, 2005 // 2 Comments

Free Episodic Star Trek fan fiction

From those crazy guys at The Dragon Page, we hava link to some fan fiction from the Star Trek univers. The web site is called To Boldly Go, and apparently its “pretty [...]

September 7, 2005 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: Road to Mars by Eric Idle

REVIEW SUMMARY: A solid sci fi book with some statements about comedy and humans. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS:2 comedians and thier robot (who attempts to unravel the secret of [...]

August 26, 2005 // 0 Comments

Serenity World Premier Footage

In order to maintain that Firefly fanboy status we all so desperately wish to have, I have found this link to the footage from Serenity world premiere. The link is courtesy [...]

August 26, 2005 // 0 Comments

River on iFILM

From our friends at /., we have some links to video of River during some time she is imprisoned. They are called The River Tam Sessions. I know not very creative but a bit [...]

August 24, 2005 // 3 Comments

Updated Pinyan Firefly Reference

In an attempt to bring our previous entry about swearing like Mal. John sent me this link to Firefly-Serenity Chinese Pinyinary which includes a nice episode by episode [...]

August 19, 2005 // 0 Comments

ASCII Star Wars

Gear Live brings us a link to how to view Star Wars Episode IV via telnet in ASCII. Thats right we have now found a link combining two of our favorite topics: ASCII [...]

August 19, 2005 // 1 Comment

Cokes, candy and now books?

Well thanks to Gizmodo, I found this new vending device that will distribute books. Combine this the Lulu and you can print on demand at a kiosk. I think we can just set one [...]

August 19, 2005 // 0 Comments

Self Publishing and you…

As I am listening to the most recent This Week in Tech podcast, I hear an interview with Bob Young, the former CEO of Red Hat, discussing his newest venture. That venture is [...]

August 17, 2005 // 6 Comments

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