Microsoft Surface Model Now American Gladiator

Remember that Microsoft Surface model? The one that was a competitor on American Gladiators last season and actually managed to win the whole thing? She's actually a Gladiator now (her name is Jet), and really beefed up for the part. We would make a multi-touch joke here, but she'd break our fingers off and shove them… » 5/13/08 9:30pm 5/13/08 9:30pm

Weird Combo of the Day: Microsoft Surface Model is Also an American…

Has it really been that long since we've had a Weird Combo of the Day? Well, it's back, and we've got an especially weird Weird Combo of the Day for you today. Do you remember Monica, the woman that's in all the press photos and web videos for Microsoft's Surface table? Turns out she's a contestant on American… » 2/12/08 8:10pm 2/12/08 8:10pm

NBC is Bringing Back American Gladiators!

Oh, man. The show that best combined ridiculous "technology" with over-the-top "athleticism," American Gladiators, is coming back to TV. Yes, NBC is resurrecting the early-'90s classic, a show that many of us grew up on. If you weren't scared of Nitro when you were a kid, you're a bigger man than I. This could easily… » 8/23/07 4:15pm 8/23/07 4:15pm