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Dorothy shoes: Click your heels, summon an Uber ride?

Tuck a tiny gadget into your footwear and turn any pair of shoes into ruby slippers that can text, call or even summon a ride to your location.

By October 21, 2014


Tin Man as Ultron? Avengers meet 'Wizard of Oz' in fan tribute video

Dorothy and her pals get the Marvel superhero treatment in the impressive fan-made video "Avengers of Oz: Age of Tin Man." Plus, Quicksilver as a Winged Monkey is pretty amazing.

By June 28, 2015


Pluto's features could have names like Mt. Tardis and Vader Crater

The folks behind NASA's New Horizons released a list of the most popular suggested names for places on Pluto that shows sci-fi and fantasy fans are getting plenty of representation.

By July 10, 2015


From Ada to Brill: Why have we always dissed women in tech?

Silicon Valley faces tough questions about how it treats women. But the problem isn't just for modern-day women -- it goes back at least 200 years.

By May 9, 2015


'Golden Girls' fans: Vote for your own Lego set

Thank you for being a Lego friend! Dorothy, Rose, Blanche, Sophia and even Stan are re-imagined in Lego, along with their fab Miami bachelorette pad, in this mooted set on the Lego Ideas site.

By April 9, 2015


Comcast creates beautiful, meaningful ad on tech to aid the blind

Technically Incorrect: A new ad, which features a 7-year-old blind girl describing how she envisions "The Wizard Of Oz," highlights Comcast's voice-controlled tech to help customers with visual disabilities find movies and TV shows.

By February 23, 2015


Face iPads and chicken phones: When mobile gadgets go cuckoo

If there's an iPad on your face, a communicator on your chest and a giant drumstick on your ear, then you must be exploring the wacky world of unusual mobile gadgets.

By December 22, 2014


Debating the future of robot actors on Tomorrow Daily

A robot actor named Repliee S1 is starring in a stage play based on Franz Kafka's "The Metamorphosis." Today, we're asking you to tell us which actors should be replaced with robots...and which may have already been swapped out.

By October 22, 2014


On Twitter, Nazi Party becomes Grammar-Nazi Party

America's Nazi Party tweets that disciplined grammar is part of supporting the cause. Except that its own grammar isn't always so perfect.

By June 3, 2014


Rare, personal 'Star Wars' gems from Carrie Fisher up for auction

Princess Leia offers behind-the-scenes "Star Wars" photos, signed art, and more. Historic movie cameras used to film "Star Wars" are also up for grabs.

By April 29, 2014