Chris Rock’s Spiral Spins and Gets a Saw X Sequel

Spiral; Chris Rock, Marisol NicholsPhoto: Lionsgate I won’t lie. When I heard the Saw series was being rebooted, I wasn’t excited. From 2004-2010, these films dominated the horror genre. James Wan directed the first film and had no clue his small little film would become ionic. Unfortunately, as the movie progressed in number, the story…

One-chance assassination missions arrive in ‘Hitman 3’

It took a while for IO Interactive to bring its well-known Elusive Target missions to Hitman 3, but they’re finally here. The game’s first high-stakes target, The Collector, is now available until April 19th. As with earlier marks, you have just one chance to assassinate this obsessive, murderous art curator — if you botch the…

Sony wants to bring ‘popular’ PlayStation game franchises to phones

Sony hasn’t done much with PlayStation game franchises unless you count one-offs like Uncharted: Fortune Hunter, but that might change soon. Eurogamer has noticed that Sony is hiring an executive at PlayStation Studios that would focus on bringing PlayStation’s “most popular franchises” to mobile. While the listing unsurprisingly doesn’t mention titles or timeframes, the new…

Supergirl Is Gaining Another Magical DC Comics Imp

Ms. Nyxly as seen in DC Comics; Peta SergeantPhoto: (Left: DC Comics), Gaye Gerard (Getty Images) The CW is not playing around and is dominating the nerd news cycle this weekend. Supergirl is heading into the final stretch as the upcoming season six will be the show’s last, and actress Peta Sergeant (The Originals) is…

NASA delays Mars helicopter flight to at least April 14th

You’ll have to wait a little while longer to see NASA’s Mars helicopter in action. The agency has delayed Ingenuity’s first flight to “no earlier than” April 14th after a test on April 9th went awry. The high-speed spin test finished prematurely after a watchdog timer (meant to catch technical issues) expired while transitioning the…

Biden’s first budget proposal would fight chip shortages with US factories

President Biden isn’t relying solely on an executive order to deal with chip shortages. The Verge reports that the Biden White House has issued its first budget proposal, and the plan would spend $150 million to establish two Manufacturing Innovation Institute programs that include one for domestic chip production. The relevant institute would help the…

Feds charge man with planning to blow up an Amazon data center

Amazon’s data centers are now potential targets for extremist attacks, according to law enforcement. As Variety reports, the FBI has arrested Texas resident Seth Aaron Pendley over a charge that he planned to blow up an Amazon Web Services data center in Virginia. Pendley allegedly revealed to an undercover agent that he planned to use…

ICYMI: We check out the new Sonos Roam portable speaker

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