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Playing a stupid character is oddly frustrating because it's incredibly difficult to do. This should not be the case. This should, in fact, be the opposite of the case. Playing someone with the mental alacrity of a ball of twine should be much easier than your brilliant wizard. But when you try to...

May 24th 2013 at 10:00am 0 Comments
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General Motors may have gone through a teeny tiny bankruptcy problem, but that doesn't mean it's behind the times. The American motor maker's just unveiled its latest crash test dummies -- or anthropomorphic testing devices, to give them their highfalutin title -- which are capable of beaming out...

December 2nd 2010 at 6:36am 0 Comments
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You know, we typically have nothing but respect for the For Dummies line (with one title in particular being our fav), but this is just downright insulting. For those buying a new HDTV on Black Friday or soon after, 4D Global Partners and Cables To Go have linked up schemed to sucker you into buying...

November 13th 2008 at 11:57am 0 Comments
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You know, we typically have nothing but respect for the For Dummies line (with one title in particular being our fav), but this is just downright insulting. For those buying a new HDTV on Black Friday or soon after, 4D Global Partners and Cables To Go have linked up schemed to sucker you into buying...

November 13th 2008 at 11:57am 0 Comments
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While there's always the off chance that your next surgery will be completed by a robotic doctor, we'd wager that most of us would opt for a well-trained, well-rested, and naturally conceived expert to handle the tools. The University of Portsmouth is upping the ante on its training facilities for t...

December 7th 2006 at 10:46am 0 Comments
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I don't think any self-described Xbox 360 Fanboy will have much of an interest in the release of Xbox 360 for Dummies, but the book's pedigree was interesting. Authors Brian "Brize" Johnson and Duncan "Festive Turkey" Mackenzie are both Microsoft employees, so the assumption is t...

February 2nd 2006 at 7:00pm 0 Comments