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Game of Thrones Writer Asks Fans to Stop Pestering Him About Twists

Game of Thrones Writer Asks Fans to Stop Pestering Him About Twists

George RR Martin is tired of fans posting continuously on his blog, Not so Blog with Game of Thrones posts and discussions and...

Jun 11 2015, 9:03am CDT

Sam Shepard Arrested for Drunk Driving

Sam Shepard Arrested for Drunken Driving

The Pulitzer Prize winning writer was arrested after a hotel employee informed police about an intoxicated driver...

May 27 2015, 3:49am CDT

Star Wars' Lando Calrissian Gets Own Comic This Summer

Star Wars' Lando Calrissian Gets Own Comic This Summer

Lando Calrissian is a favorite among Star War fans. Jusk ask writer Charles Soule, who's living the dream of exploring wha...

Apr 19 2015, 3:22pm CDT

DC Comics' Midnighter Learns To Love Himself Through Pain

DC Comics' Midnighter Learns To Love Himself Through Pain

DC Comics' Midnighter is getting his own series in June, so what can fans expect from a series that explores the depths of...

Apr 11 2015, 6:34pm CDT

Harris Wittels, Comedy Writer and 'Parks and Recreation' Producer, Found Dead

Harris Wittels, Comedy Writer and 'Parks and Recreation' Producer, Found Dead

Harris Wittels a stand-up Comedian, Producer, Writer on numerous shows, founder of the term ‘Humblebrag’ on Twitter and a Drumm...

Feb 20 2015, 1:51am CST

I Kathleen Hale Stalks A Reviewer

In Other News: Kathleen Hale Stalks A Reviewer

On Friday, Oct. 17, the Guardian allowed Kathleen Hale to document a series of stalking incidents for a punchline. Not every au...

Oct 18 2014, 6:45pm CDT

X-Men Apocalypse To Feature Storm, Cyclops and Jean

X-Men Apocalypse To Feature Storm, Cyclops and Jean

Brace yourselves X-Men fans because the writer of the hugely successful series “X-Men” just announced who will be playing in th...

Sep 25 2014, 12:52pm CDT

Tom Hanks Launches Hanx Writer

Tom Hanks Launches Hanx Writer

Apollo 13 star, Tom Hanks has released Hanx Writer, a typewriter app for iPad....

Aug 18 2014, 12:50am CDT

Tom Hanks Launches Typewriter iPad App 'Hanx Writer'

Tom Hanks Launches Typewriter iPad App 'Hanx Writer'

Tom Hanks has launched an all new typewriter app 'Hanx Writer' for his iPad user to make a typewriter out of an iPad....

Aug 15 2014, 8:25am CDT

Scarlett Johansson Awarded Only $3,397 in Book Case

Scarlett Johansson Awarded Only $3,397 in Book Case

Scarlett Johansson won the book defamation lawsuit against French writer Gregoire Delacourt. But she was awarded with only £2,0...

Jul 5 2014, 7:27am CDT

Scientists behind Open Worm Want to Build an Electronic Model

Scientists behind Open Worm Want to Build an Electronic Model of a Living Creature

If you are a scientist or a coder or even a writer then you are most probably going to end up finding a place for yourself in t...

Apr 30 2014, 4:43am CDT

Game of Thrones Faces Difficulties in Script

Game of Thrones Faces Difficulties in Script

Game of Thrones faced certain difficulties in its script. The writer had to include scenes of cruelty and danger in its reperto...

Apr 28 2014, 8:31am CDT

Gabriel García Márquez Ends his Stay at the Hospital

Gabriel García Márquez Returns from Hospital

The Nobel Prize-winning author, Gabriel Garcia Marquez has ended his brief stay at the hospital. Marquez was admitted due to hi...

Apr 9 2014, 8:56am CDT

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: ASUS SBW-S1 Blu-ray writer / reader from ASUSTeK Computer Inc

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: ASUS SBW-S1 Blu-ray writer / reader from ASUSTeK Computer Inc

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: ASUS SBW-S1 Blu-ray writer / reader from ASUSTeK Computer Inc...

Jan 14 2014, 12:55pm CST

Starting A Business: How To Talk To The Media?

Starting A Business: How To Talk To The Media?

PR can be a tremendous way for a startup to get traction. But in the early days, the media opportunities can be few. In other w...

Dec 22 2013, 12:41pm CST

Google Search for Pressure Cookers and BackPacks Led to Police Inquiry

Google Search for Pressure Cookers and BackPacks Led to Police Inquiry

A writer and her husband entered pressure cookers, backpacks and quinoa in the Google Search Engine. This however led to a poli...

Aug 2 2013, 8:09am CDT

April Fool's Day is Almost Here and ThinkGeek has Your Pranks

April Fool's Day is Almost Here and ThinkGeek has Your Pranks

Get your prank on!...

Mar 23 2011, 10:27am CDT

Apricorn EZ Writer II Debuts

Apricorn EZ Writer II Debuts

When I have to travel for work, I often take my netbook with me instead of a larger and heavier notebook. The only downside is...

Aug 26 2010, 12:29pm CDT

Stylish Samsung USB 8x DVD Writer External Drive For Mac and PC

Stylish Samsung USB 8x DVD Writer External Drive For Mac and PC

At only 14.9 ounces in weight the Samsung Writer is a sleek and lightweight External Drive for the MAC or PC. It has full 8x D...

Dec 21 2009, 6:00pm CST

LiteON iHAS424 Dual-Layer DVD Writer Review

PCStats published a review of the LiteON iHAS424 Dual-Layer DVD Writer. Quote from the review: "For a good example of the fea...

Nov 5 2009, 7:00pm CST

Pioneer BDR-2203 Blu-ray Writer Offers DL Burning

Pioneer BDR-2203 Blu-ray Writer Offers DL Burning

Pioneer has announced a new 5.25-inch Blu-ray drive for desktop computers called the BDR-2203. The internal Blu-ray writer offe...

Apr 15 2009, 9:00am CDT

Lite-on Slim External DVD Writer Announced

Lite-on Slim External DVD Writer Announced

Lite-On announced its latest external DVD solution today called the eSAU208. The fully featured 8x DVD burner is fully USB powe...

Sep 2 2008, 11:30am CDT

IOGEAR Announces Universal Memory Banks

IOGEAR Announces Universal Memory Banks

IOGEAR announced a pair of new products in its Universal Memory Bank line. The two products are the IOGEAR 12-in-1 Pocket Card...

Jul 7 2008, 10:33am CDT

Lite-on Announces 4X Blu-ray Writer for Europe

Lite-on Announces 4X Blu-ray Writer for Europe

Lite-On announced that it has launched a new 4X Blu-ray writer in Europe called the DH-4B1S. The new drive is the follow up to...

May 7 2008, 10:43am CDT

LG Launches World's First SecureDisc DVD Writer in UK

LG Launches World's First SecureDisc DVD Writer in UK

LG announced today that they have launched their new Super Multi Security drive in the UK. This LG DVD/CD writer is the first t...

May 29 2007, 7:00pm CDT

Toshiba Announces the First HD DVD Writer for Desktop PCs

Toshiba Announces the First HD DVD Writer for Desktop PCs

Toshiba is going to be showing off their new HD DVD desktop writer at CES 2007 next week. This is the world’s first HD DVD writ...

Jan 5 2007, 2:15pm CST

Toshiba Announces First Slim HD DVD Writer for Notebooks

Toshiba Announces First Slim HD DVD Writer for Notebooks

Toshiba is announcing the world’s first HD DVD writer for integration into laptop and notebook PCs. The new drive is also backw...

Oct 2 2006, 4:00pm CDT

HP PhotoSmart A716 Review

HP PhotoSmart A716 Review

Everything USB reviews the compact HP PhotoSmart A716 photo printer. Quote: "This HP's mini PhotoSmart A716 Photo Printer re...

Aug 11 2006, 11:00am CDT

Logitec LBD-A2FU2/WM - External Blu-ray Disc Writer with Apple Support

Logitec LBD-A2FU2/WM - External Blu-ray Disc Writer with Apple Support

Japanese Logitec announced four Blu-ray disc writer drives including one with Apple Mac support. The Logitec LBD-A2FU2/WM ext...

Apr 24 2006, 6:00am CDT

Philips Blu-ray TripleWriter SPD7000 Comes 2nd Half of 2006

Philips Blu-ray TripleWriter SPD7000 Comes 2nd Half of 2006

Philips announced the Blu-ray Disc, DVD and CD writer for PCs at the CES 2006. I oversaw this release, but stumbled over it aga...

Jan 31 2006, 10:53am EST

Sony DRU-530A DVD±RW Writer Review

Sony DRU-530A DVD±RW Writer Review

Sony DRU-530A DVD±RW Writer Review...

Feb 20 2004, 8:48am EST

HP dvd400i DVD Writer Review

HP dvd400i DVD Writer Review

DesignTechnica reviews the internal HP dvd400i DVD writer. Quote: " The HP dvd400i has a lot going for it in the way of reli...

Dec 16 2003, 9:08am EST

World's First 8x DVD Writer Drive

World's First 8x DVD Writer Drive

NEC announces World's first 8x DVD Writer for PCs. NEC will supply PC makers like Dell and HP with DVD+R drives, and also shi...

Nov 20 2003, 9:56pm EST

Slim and Stylish Pioneer DVR-SK12D External DVD Writer Review

Slim and Stylish Pioneer DVR-SK12D External DVD Writer Review

DesignTechnica reviews the Pioneer DVR-SK12D slim external DVD Writer. Excerpt: "We cannot argue that the Pioneer drive is gr...

Nov 6 2003, 8:23am EST

Pioneer DVR-S606 External DVD Writer Review

Pioneer DVR-S606 External DVD Writer Review

DesignTechnica reviews Pioneer DVR-S606 DVD Writer. Quote from the review: "Pioneer's DVR-S606 has what a lot of other DVD...

Nov 3 2003, 8:47am EST

Plextor PlexWriter PX-708UF  External DVD Writer Review

Plextor PlexWriter PX-708UF External DVD Writer Review

DesignTechnica reviews Plextor PlexWriter PX-708UF . "Unfortunately the PX-708UF does not have the polish we have come to expe...

Oct 24 2003, 12:20am EST

New HP DVD Movie Writer dc3000 with built-in Video Capture

New HP DVD Movie Writer dc3000 with built-in Video Capture

HP offers a easy to use external DVD Writer. The HP DVD Movie Writer dc3000 is an external DVD writer with built-in analog vid...

Oct 16 2003, 9:51pm EST

Fastest DVD Writer Review: Plextor PlexWriter PX-708A

Fastest DVD Writer Review: Plextor PlexWriter PX-708A

DesignTechnica reviews the Plextor PlexWriter PX-708A. Quote: “The Plextor PlexWriter PX-708A is currently the fastest DVD+/-RW...

Oct 2 2003, 8:29am EST