CLICKBAIT: MCU recap, deep fake, and unboxing a Game Boy
Regardt van der Berg·
Clickbait is your weekly wrap up of interesting and must-watch videos you’ve missed this week. This list is produced as a result of procrastination, caffeine, and late-night YouTube link surfing. Some videos will amaze you and some will tickle your funny bone. Also, don’t forget to check out the secret link at the end of the article.
The COMPLETE MCU Recap (Avengers: Endgame Edition)
Not everyone’s got the time to rewatch the 11 movies that make up the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Well, perhaps not in time to catch Endgame. If that’s you, I’ve got just the solution. The fellows over at Screen Junkies created a 40-minute recap video so you don’t miss the key parts in this intricate storyline.
Sean Evans Tackles Season 8 Controversies and Answers Fan Questions
Everyone’s favourite spicy-food-talk-show-host, Sean Evans is back in the hot seat for a look back at Season 8’s highlights. From Gordon Ramsay all the way through to Scarlett Johansson, Sean breaks down his favourite interviews and unveils a tear-jerker of a season-ending montage.
Deep fake Videos Are Getting Terrifyingly Real
We’ve all seen these videos doing the rounds, but the technology is getting remarkably sophisticated. Artificially intelligent face swap videos, known as deep fakes, are more sophisticated and accessible than ever. Here’s a quick look at the tech and what a future of easily accessible deep fakes hold in store for us.
Godzilla: King of the Monsters
Guess who’s back? The King of Monsters, Godzilla return to the big screen in what looks like an epic, monster-filled battle royale. This is the third movie following on from Godzilla and Kong: Skull Island. Only now, there are a few more critters to deal with.
Retro Tech: Game Boy
The Game Boy is the most popular handheld gaming console ever. It allowed us to take games like Tetris, Super Mario Bros. and The Legend of Zelda with us on-the-go, changing the gaming industry and our free time forever. On the 30th anniversary of its release, Marques Brownlee unboxes and explores how the Game Boy came to be, it impact on society, and why it’s leaving us feeling so nostalgic.
Why Dyson is the tech company you should be paying attention to
Dyson is perhaps best known for its revolutionary vacuums, but in 2019, they’re much more than that — they make a hairdryer, hair styler, lights, purifiers, bladeless fans, etc. In this video, Sam Sheffer checks out why Dyson is the sleeping giant of tech companies.
SAIL – AWOLNATION (Unofficial Video)
By far one of the best unofficial music videos ever made. It’s even got more views that the original. Check out this cool rendition by YouTuber Nanalew of Awolnation’s Sail.