73 Results for

samuel l. jackson

Article

Reenact Samuel L. Jackson's 'Jurassic Park' hacking scene

Step into "Jurassic Park" by trying your hand at hacking the park's computer system using the online Jurassic Systems emulator.

By March 3, 2014

Article

Samuel L. Jackson stars with Siri in Verizon iPhone ad

We've always wanted to see the domestic side of Samuel L. Jackson. So along comes Verizon and features him in a very intimate, homely relationship with Siri.

By April 16, 2012

Article

Real Jack Thompson, meet Fake Samuel L. Jackson

The high-profile anti-video-game advocate appears to have mistaken a fake blogger for the celebrity it was impersonating and challenged him to a debate.

By February 19, 2008

Article

Hobbyist builds working S.H.I.E.L.D. helicarrier

Samuel L. Jackson wouldn't quite fit on it, but this scale-model carrier can sail on ponds and take to the skies.

By August 26, 2012

Article

Boeing tests Wi-Fi with 20,000 pounds of potatoes

Spuds on a plane! No, it's not the latest Samuel L. Jackson movie, it's what Boeing used to test its latest in-flight Wi-Fi technology.

By December 19, 2012

Article

Does Apple's use of famous stars in ads show weakness?

It's rare for Apple to lean on famous people to sell its wares. Does its current use of John Malkovich, Samuel L. Jackson, and Zooey Deschanel show a certain populist crassness? Or even a lack of ideas?

By June 10, 2012

Article

Stunning Apple news: Men love Zooey Deschanel

The YouGov Brand Index shows that the minute Apple launched Siri ads featuring Zooey Deschanel (and Samuel L. Jackson), its buzz rating shot past Android's.

By May 15, 2012

Article

Zooey Deschanel oozes nerdy allure for Sprint's iPhone

Having earlier seen Samuel L. Jackson shill with Siri for Verizon, now Zooey Deschanel brings out her beautiful nerdiness to help sell the Sprint iPhone 4S. It seems, though, that both stars will be used for both carriers.

By April 16, 2012

Article

​Six seconds of fame: Tropfest launches Vine film competition

The world's biggest short film festival just got shorter with the launch of TropVine -- a competition to find the world's best six-second video.

By July 28, 2014