Have Spelling Bee "Winning Words" Always Been So Obscure?

Arvind Mahankali won the 2013 National Spelling Bee on "knaidel," a type of dumpling. The winning word the year prior was "guetapens," before that "cymotrichous," and before that "stromuhr." Have bee-winning words always been this insane, or is this a recent development? » 5/30/14 4:57am 5/30/14 4:57am

All the studios and the Marvel heroes they own in one handy graph

If you're not a professional nerd, it can be tough remember which studios have the rights to which Marvel comics characters, especially since Marvel Studios only has some. So the Geek Twins have made this handy (and adorable) chart to help you keep 'em straight. I totally forgot Universal had Namor. Get on that, guys. » 2/12/14 12:20pm 2/12/14 12:20pm

We're Buying More PC Games Than We Can Play

As another Steam Holiday Sale comes to a close, I have spent roughly $100 to purchase 22 games. In the past 2 months I have picked up 3 Humble Bundles. Not a month ago I spent around $50 on 11 games in the Steam Fall Sale. By the time the next Steam Holiday Sale rolls into town I will be lucky if I have played half of… » 1/03/14 1:35pm 1/03/14 1:35pm