Comic-Con 2013 brought huge news about all of our favorite comic book characters and movies that we’ll be seeing on the big screen in the next few years. You won’t believe who the Man of Steel will be taking on in his 2015 sequel. Lots of fun stuff this week, including a hot mobile app and some musical history.
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Mobile App of the Week:
How do you combine man’s love of cooking over fire and his love of cool technology? Try the iGrill. It’s a thermometer that works with your phone. And it’s bluetooth!
Another Comic-Con is in the books. Here are the top stories:
Marvel announces the title of the Avengers sequel – Age of Ultron.
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. will premiere on TV on September 24th. Yes, Agent Coulson is alive!
DC Comics shocks everyone with announcement that the Man of Steel sequel will pair SuperMan vs. Batman. Their 1st time on the silver screen together.
Johnny Galecki made a surprise appearance at The Big Bang Theory booth dressed as Boussh (Lea’s disguise in Episode VI). And none other than Stephen Hawking kicked off their event by singing the theme song.
Leonard and Sheldon will definitely be watching Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. Check out the riveting trailer of the new FOX series.
DARPA unveils Terminator-like Atlas robot. Can you say Skynet is coming?
This Week in Nerd History:
July 25, 1788 – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart completes his Symphony No. 40 in G minor (K550).
July 21, 2007 – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, the fastest-selling novel ever is published. It sold 15 million copies in the first 24 hours of its release.
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