Apple Releases Long-in-Development Apple Vision Pro Headset (2024) | Consumer Electronics Product Release, Launches and Openings, Milestones | Feb 2, 2024

On February 2, 2024, Apple releases their long-in-development advanced headset Apple Vision Pro with a retail price of $3,499. Apple Vision Pro launches the era of “spatial computing,” allowing users to control icons on a virtual desktop that blends into their surrounding environment through augmented reality. The device is able to navigate by using one’s ….

Astrobiotic Tech's Peregrine Lander Moon Mission Launches with Sci-Fi Writer Arthur C. Clarke's Remains on Board (2024) | Milestones | Jan 8, 2024

On January 8, 2024, Astrobiotic Technology launched its Peregrine Lander on a mission to the moon. Peregrine’s cargo during what was dubbed the “Tranquility Flight” included the remains and DNA of more than 70 deceased people, including noted science fiction writer Arthur C. Clarke. Memorial spaceflight company Celestis, which was involved with the mission, called ….

Comic Legend Todd McFarlane Hosts Record-Breaking Buy the Booth Whatnot Auction (2023) | Milestones, Specialty, Themed Auctions & Auction Cons | Aug 23, 2023

Todd McFarlane makes collectibles history with historic “Buy the Booth” auction on Whatnot on Wednesday, August 23rd, 2023. McFarlane made his Whatnot debut to host a first-of-its-kind activation, auctioning off pieces from his McFarlane Toys/Spawn San Diego Comic Con booth. McFarlane’s “Buy the Booth” auction featured 24 separate panels that were cut from his SDCC ….

WWE Superstar Spectacle (2023) | Milestones, Sports Contests | Sep 8, 2023

WWE announced its return to India with WWE Superstar Spectacle at the G.M.C. Balayogi Indoor Stadium (Gachibowli Indoor Stadium), located in Hyderabad, India, on September 8, 2023. The event marks the first live event to take place in India since 2017 and the first-ever WWE live event to be held in Hyderabad. WWE Superstars expected ….

Barbie Film Adaptation Breaks Multiple Box Office Records, Including Largest Toy-themed Movie Opening (2023) | Milestones | Jul 19 - Jul 24, 2023

Barbie, from Oscar-nominated writer/director Greta Gerwig, and starring starring Oscar nominees Margot Robbie (Little Women, Lady Bird) and Ryan Gosling (La La Land, Half Nelson) as Barbie and Ken, opens in movie theaters on Friday, July 21st, 2023, breaking multiple opening weekend box office records. Warner Bros. Pictures’ Barbie arrived in theaters to a record-shattering ….