Cyber Prophet Jaden Smith to Elon Musk: Water

Cyber Prophet Jaden Smith to Elon Musk: Water In a self-described “master plan” released earlier this year, probable hologram Elon Musk declared the future is solar , but this weekend, teen mystic Jaden Smith suggested the Tesla founder ignored a far more obvious answer: Water, the kind we drink and occasionally promote on social media. […]

More Info

Did I Kill Marc Andreessen's Twitter?

Did I Kill Marc Andreessen's Twitter? Or was it Twitter itself? Salesforce? Google? Neoliberalism? A16Z? An act of god? Read more… Source: Gizmodo Link: Did I Kill Marc Andreessen's Twitter?

More Info

The US' TV energy ratings don't reflect the real world

The US' TV energy ratings don't reflect the real world If you were hoping that your new, energy-efficient TV might help save the planet (and your power bill), you're in for bad news. Natural Resources Defense Council, an environmental advocacy group, has published research showing that the US' energy ra… Source: Engadget Link: The US' […]

More Info

A 'Fruit Ninja' movie might really happen

A 'Fruit Ninja' movie might really happen Now that the Angry Birds movie has proven to be a financial success, other studios want in on the mobile-games-as-movies trend. New Line Cinema has secured the rights to a Fruit Ninja movie already in development by game creator Halfbrick Studios an… Source: Engadget Link: A 'Fruit Ninja' […]

More Info

Star Wars Space Battle Has No Chill

Star Wars Space Battle Has No Chill Darren Tan is a freelance artist from Singapore who has done a lot of work for board game giants Fantasy Flight, and in particular their Star Wars titles. Read more… Source: Kotaku Link: Star Wars Space Battle Has No Chill

More Info

Anonymous Pharmacy Claims Supplying Execution Drugs Is Protected Speech

Anonymous Pharmacy Claims Supplying Execution Drugs Is Protected Speech In a bid to keep its identity secret, an anonymous pharmacy filed a motion Friday night arguing that selling the lethal agents used in 16 executions was protected political speech, “no different than signing a referendum petition or selling a t-shirt.” Read more… Source: Gizmodo Link: […]

More Info

Hubble study helps explain the heyday of galaxy formation

Hubble study helps explain the heyday of galaxy formation The Hubble Space Telescope still isn't done giving up secrets of the early universe. Researchers using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) have discovered that a patch of 10 billion-year-old galaxies in Hubble's Ultra Deep Field… Source: Engadget Link: Hubble study helps explain the heyday of […]

More Info

The Week In Games: Hit That Man

The Week In Games: Hit That Man Can you believe it? Hundreds of ice-cold bodies later, the fifth episode of Hitman is upon us! What better way to greet the cool autumn air and crackling foliage then with the deadly silence of a flawless assassination. Read more… Source: Kotaku Link: The Week In Games: Hit […]

More Info

Looks Like Steam's Store Is Getting An Overhaul

Looks Like Steam's Store Is Getting An Overhaul Steam developers were given a heads-up over the weekend that Valve’s online marketplace is about to be getting some much-needed changes to the way it displays games and new content. Read more… Source: Kotaku Link: Looks Like Steam's Store Is Getting An Overhaul

More Info

Smash Bros. Player Shuts Down Heckler, Goes On To Win Tournament 

Smash Bros. Player Shuts Down Heckler, Goes On To Win Tournament  On an autumn Sunday before a Patriot’s game, you won’t find Tom Brady coming through the front entrance to get onto the field. You won’t find him in any of Gillette Stadium’s public restrooms taking a leak at half time. In fact, unless you […]

More Info

Why You Get Dark Circles Under Your Eyes

Why You Get Dark Circles Under Your Eyes Dark circles under or around your eyes make you look tired, but there plenty of other reasons you might get them. Here’s the science behind dark eye circles, and how you can try to avoid them. Read more… Source: Lifehacker Link: Why You Get Dark Circles Under […]

More Info

Security writer recovers from massive revenge cyberattack

Security writer recovers from massive revenge cyberattack Journalists are no stranger to making enemies bent on retaliation. However, it's becoming increasingly difficult to survive that retaliation in internet era… just ask security writer Brian Krebs. An unknown party knocked his website offline last… Source: Engadget Link: Security writer recovers from massive revenge cyberattack

More Info

Use iOS 10's Bedtime Reminders to Try to Wrangle Your Sleep Habits

Use iOS 10's Bedtime Reminders to Try to Wrangle Your Sleep Habits iOS 10’s packed with a ton of features , but one of the unsung heroes is the new Bedtime reminders. How-To Geek walks you through setting it up and getting the most out of it. Read more… Source: Lifehacker Link: Use iOS 10's […]

More Info

A Haunting Short Film Set in a World Where Evolution Happens Rapidly — And Is Often Deadly

A Haunting Short Film Set in a World Where Evolution Happens Rapidly — And Is Often Deadly In the dystopian world of Dust, evolution occurs at a breakneck rate, forming organisms that may hold miraculous powers or trigger deadly plagues. While most of humanity lives in walled cities, it’s the job of trackers to record […]

More Info

Remembering The Brutality Of Meridian 59 On Its 20th Anniversary

Remembering The Brutality Of Meridian 59 On Its 20th Anniversary Before the recent wave of excitement around new virtual reality technology convinced everyone that the future was inside of a headset, people longing to escape the constraints of their everyday lives invested their hopes and dreams in ugly looking worlds housed on distant computer servers. […]

More Info

Thermal Photography Shows Even Pizza Emits Radiation

Thermal Photography Shows Even Pizza Emits Radiation These beautiful photographs of fast food were taken by Brea Souders using a radiometric thermal camera. They demonstrate that all matter with a temperature greater than absolute zero emits electromagnetic waves—no microwave oven required. And that Day-Glo Warholish quality is more than appropriate for junk food. Read more… […]

More Info

'Minecraft' October updates are big deals for tweakers and VR

'Minecraft' October updates are big deals for tweakers and VR Minecraft is close to some updates that could seriously alter how you play if you like to mess with game mechanics… or simply immerse yourself in a virtual world. An upgrade arriving October 18th for Minecraft's Windows 10, Pocket and Gear VR edit… Source: Engadget […]

More Info

Avocado Is the Perfect Ingredient for Silky, Creamy Soup

Avocado Is the Perfect Ingredient for Silky, Creamy Soup Not everyone is a fan of cold soup, but if you are, you probably appreciate the rich, creamy texture of most chilled summer soups. Next time you whip up a batch, try avocado. Read more… Source: Lifehacker Link: Avocado Is the Perfect Ingredient for Silky, Creamy […]

More Info

Google internet balloon uses AI to stay in place for weeks

Google internet balloon uses AI to stay in place for weeks When Google first introduced Project Loon, its internet balloons used static algorithms to change altitude and stay in position. While clever, they were limited — Google couldn't do much to adapt to unexpected weather patterns, which are quite comm… Source: Engadget Link: Google internet […]

More Info

Adjust Your Beliefs to Handle the Crappy Events In Your Life Better

Adjust Your Beliefs to Handle the Crappy Events In Your Life Better What you believe has a strong impact on how you perceive bad events. If you build your life around your job, losing it can hurt you a lot more than if you believe you can switch jobs and still be happy. Changing those […]

More Info