WTF, HBO? Leaked Westworld Consent Form Makes Game of Thrones Look Like The Brady Bunch

HBO has received a lot of criticism for the insane sexual violence in Game of Thrones, especially the latest season. But the network seems determined to keep pushing the porn-envelope further, judging by a casting call that makes its new series Westworld look like porn with human furniture. The network is backpedaling… »10/01/15 2:50pm10/01/15 2:50pm

We Got Our First Real Look at HBO's Intense New AI Series Westworld

A woman is sitting in a chair, her face slightly battered, paralyzed. A fly is slowly walking across her face, and she can’t move — even when the bug walks over her opened eye. She can hear a male voice in her head, asking, “Do you want to wake up?” It’s the first extended look we’ve gotten of Jonathan Nolan’s series … »7/12/15 3:41pm7/12/15 3:41pm

Art Imitates Life, Silicon Valley Imitates

I didn’t get to watch Silicon Valley’s “Binding Arbitration” until this afternoon because of WWDC, so apologies for the late post. In the penultimate episode, we’re treated to some solid courtroom drama, Jared quoting Hitler, and a plotline should ring a thousand bells for anyone who read Gizmodo five years ago. »6/08/15 7:45pm6/08/15 7:45pm