We know nothing about the future of sex robots

Warning: This story may contain links to and descriptions of explicit sexual acts as well as material some readers may find triggering. Isaac Asimov famously created rules that would prevent robots from harming humans. But at the second Internationa... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

BLADE RUNNER 2049 Announcement Trailer

"Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling), unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what’s left of society into chaos. K’s discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford), a former LAPD blade runner who has been missing for 30 years." With the original director for the classic 1982 BLADE SOURCE: TOYSREVIL - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Google’s search-savvy keyboard comes to Android

Ever since Google introduced its Gboard keyboard on iOS, there's been one main question: when is it coming to Android? You can relax. The company has released Gboard for its own phone platform, replacing the previous (and relatively plain) Google K... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

#RogueOne: A Cup/Drink Topper Promotion in SG

And while ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY had exceeded my expectations (review-isa on #PopcornX soon, I hope :p), what caught my eye and $$$ at the cinema, was the CUP/DRINK TOPPER promotion at Golden Village cinemas (I was at the Tampines Mall branch), where folks could choose their own Topper Characters, as part of a Popcorn & Drink set (SG$12.90 per set). And you could choose the character you SOURCE: TOYSREVIL - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Facebook Messenger gets a new camera with special effects

Facebook definitely isn't depending solely on Instagram to take on Snapchat. It's introducing an upgraded camera in Facebook Messenger that promises to not only be simpler, but help you spruce up your shots with Snapchat-style effects. The camera i... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

ICYMI: Godspeed to astronaut John Glenn

Today on In Case You Missed It: Astronaut and Senator John Glenn died this week at the age of 95 and we couldn't let the first man to orbit the Earth go without a look back at some of his greatest achievements. Meanwhile, MIT researchers were ab... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

LEGO Ideas Yellow Submarine Building Kit

Available at all LEGO® Certified Stores in the week of 12 December, is the LEGO IDEAS YELLOW SUBMARINE 21306 Building Kit! You can purchase the item on Amazon for US$55.17 (*Purchasing from this link helps support this blog, thank you). The kit includes 4 minifigures: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr, plus a Jeremy figure. As well it includes a booklet about the LEGO SOURCE: TOYSREVIL - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

VIDEO: Justin Bieber Belts Out Acoustic Version of ‘Cold Water’

Justin Bieber performed an acoustic version of his hit song “Cold Water” during his appearance on The Ellen Show, which aired earlier today! The 22-year-old entertainer sounds so mature and different than the studio version in this acoustic jam. Watch below! PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Justin Bieber You need to read these new Justin Bieber updates! JUSTIN’S RELATIONSHIP STATUS: Justin Bieber reveals if he’s single! STADIUM TOUR: Justin announced six dates for [Read Entire Story]

Pros and cons: Our quick verdict on the NES Classic Edition

The NES Classic is an easy sell: It's a $60 device that looks and feels like the original Nintendo Entertainment System, with a library of 30 popular games pre-loaded. It's also easy to set up -- all you need is spare HDMI and USB ports on your TV. T... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

VIDEO: Madonna Covers Britney Spears’ ‘Toxic’ at Raising Malawi Fundraiser

Madonna performed for the packed crowd at her fundraiser to benefit Raising Malawi! The 58-year-old entertainer performed a cover of Britney Spears‘ hit song “Toxic” for the audience. The performance of the song was directed at Donald Trump. Also in attendance at the event was Madonna‘s son David Banda, 11. David was adopted from Malawi back in 2008. The benefit – An Evening of Music, Art, Mischief and Performance – was held at the Faena Forum on Saturday [Read Entire Story]

Pros and cons: Our verdict on the new Surface Book

The 2016 Surface Book is a lot like last year's Surface Book, which we already really liked. So we recommend this one too, though the few flaws we noted last time remain as well. As ever, it's a well-built piece of kit, with a bright detachable scree... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Tokyo Comic Con 2016 (Dec 2-4)

The inaugural Tokyo Comic Con opened December 2nd for Preview Night (5PM-10PM), and will continue event proper from Saturday December 3rd (10AM-7PM) to Sunday 4th (10AM-6PM). *By The ToyGawds do I miss “Preview Nights” for our local toy-con tho… Held at the Makuhari Messe Concert Hall (CHIBA 2-1 Nakase Mihama-Ku Chiba 261-0023 / www.m-messe.co.jp), it is a ticket entry event, with Adults at SOURCE: TOYSREVIL - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

‘Boogie’ Bust from Van Ness Wu x VTSS Toys

In promoting his latest single “Boogie”, Taiwan recording artist Van Ness Wu had performed “anonymously at various parts in Taiwan, wearing a gold chrome full-head-mask and gold sequinned jacket, dancing alongside his silver-masked-wearing pose - as seen in his music video (featured below / scroll down for BTS!) … and with the MV launch comes the teaser ‘announcement’ of this character image to SOURCE: TOYSREVIL - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Pros and cons: Our quick verdict on Google Home

It was only a matter of time before Google came out with something to compete with the Amazon Echo: After all, Google too has deep experience with both voice commands and search. Indeed, one of the things we like best about the new Google Home hub is... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Hsuper Gallery & Store Promotional Video & A Dragon Boy & Dragon Pup Update!

Couple of Martin Hsu news-slices to share today, starting with a promotional video for the all new “Hsuper Gallery and Store” (Facebook / 3150 18th St, Ste 420, San Francisco, California) - billed as a ”a quiet retreat for hearts and spirits alike; a small business created and powered by you.” And also a look at the new DRAGON BOY & DRAGON PUP in vinyl (first seen in detail at STGCC2016), now SOURCE: TOYSREVIL - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Pikotaro @ #AFASG16 – Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen Invades Singapore at Anime Festival Asia 2016

#toysrevilafasg16 #PPAP Challenge at #afasg16A photo posted by TOYSREVIL (@toysrevil) on Nov 24, 2016 at 8:35pm PST One of the Celebrity Guests for this year’s Anime Festival Asia 2016 (Nov 25-27), is “Pikotaro” AKA Japanese comedian Daimaou Kosaka - infamous for his PEN PINEAPPLE APPLE PEN viral music video skit that raged over the www not too long ago, and still does (*Check out “CCBC” Edition SOURCE: TOYSREVIL - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

‘Cards Against Humanity’ hole is a crowdfunding metaphor

The Cards Against Humanity crew is no stranger to backing projects that are alternately very helpful and utterly pointless, and its latest is squarely in the latter camp. It's crowdfunding the Holiday Hole, which is... a hole in the ground. That's... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Join Us For The Bad Witch Workout 7 Day Challenge! (It’s Free!)

BE A BADASSLOVE YOUR BODYAND LOVE HOW YOU LOOK. There are definitely perks to dating a personal trainer — not the least of which being when he walks around with very little clothing on! Ooh la la. But I digress. We’ve been together for over a year now, and in that time, my body has completely transformed. My attitude to working out has changed too. I used to just do what someone told me, but he has taught me to pay attention to my body, and help me see that I can absolutely make my [Read Entire Story]

The Weeknd Talks Working With Daft Punk & Kendrick Lamar In New Interview

The Weeknd's new album Starboy is imminent, and he recently sat down with Zane Lowe to discuss the LP on Beats 1. He's already talked about working with Daft Punk, who feature on two songs, and this time he had even more to say, revealing that he wrote "Starboy" in 30 minutes while … More » SOURCE: Stereogum - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Billy Joel Takes Responsibility For Bruce Springsteen’s Motorcycle Breakdown, Covers “Born To Run” In His Honor

Bruce Springsteen was rescued by passing bikers after his motorcycle broke down in New Jersey last month. And now, as Page Six reports, Billy Joel is saying it's all his fault. More » SOURCE: Stereogum - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Lenovo Phab 2 Pro review: Stumbling out of the gate

I just spent 15 minutes wandering around the office, trying to shoot ghouls in the face with lightning. Before that, I dropped a virtual rococo sofa into the empty space next to my desk, just to see if it would fit. And before that, I measured... wel... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

“7 SAMURAI 篇” by Nissin

From animated origins of Cup Noodles, to folks in Samurai Battle Armor engaged in Extreme Sports - thanks to Nissin Food Products for keeping the “7 Samurai” notion fresh and hypebeasted in the here and now, with this essentially being a TV commercial for instant cup noddles! SOURCE: TOYSREVIL - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

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