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December 17, 2014 – 7:45 am |

In the final piece of The Hobbit film trilogy, director Peter Jackson pulls out all the stops and gives fans the most epic fantasy battle ever created on film.

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Nerdvana to experience some overnight downtime

July 15, 2011 – 1:00 am |
Elementary, Dear Data

I’ve been told by my service droids in Sector 7-G that the servers hosting Nerdvana and all East Valley Tribune blogs — as well as Varsity Xtra and our forums –will experience a planned outage …

Sci-fi signage: Talking Stick Resort

July 14, 2011 – 8:44 pm |
TSR

I saw this on a billboard in Phoenix the other day from the freeway — I wanted to photograph it, but didn’t want to endanger myself or others doing so. So I found a variation …

Netflix streaming comes to Nintendo 3DS

July 14, 2011 – 3:46 pm |
Netflix on Nintendo 3DS

Fresh on the heels of announcing pricing changes that are near-criminal considering the poor catalog of online titles (do not get me started), Netflix now is streaming on the Nintendo 3Ds handheld video game system.
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John Carter trailer takes us to Mars

July 14, 2011 – 12:23 pm |
John Carter

Our first look at Disney’s ‘John Carter’ adaptation starring Taylor Kitsch, Willem Dafoe and Lynn Collins.

Reminder: It’s Sacrifice free viewing weekend

July 14, 2011 – 12:35 am |
Reminder: It’s <em>Sacrifice</em> free viewing weekend

Local indie monster movie Sacrifice may not have been selected to be screened at San Diego Comic-Con, but you can catch a free online screening of the film the weekend of July 15-17 — and …