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Capturing songbirds at 300fps reveals they tap dance during courtship

It’s easy to forget that there are several layers of biological life that operate with different perceptions of time and speed than we humans do. To an organism like coral that grows a […]

MIT creates vital signs sensor you can swallow

Researchers at MIT have developed a tiny vital sign monitor that can be swallowed by patients. The pill-sized capsule contains sensors that allow it to track heart rate and breathing from the inside, […]

The coolest geeky metal bands

Heavy metal has always reveled in a certain reputation. For many people, heavy metal is synonymous with music that is as dumb and violent as it is hard and fast. While that certainly […]

Microsoft might bring Win32 apps to Windows phones

If you purchase a Windows 10 smartphone that runs on a Snapdragon 808 or 810 processor, you can use Continuum to turn it into a makeshift desktop PC. And you may eventually be […]

Bits You Missed: Amazon helps you format and sell your script, Aliens, and an X-Wing

Aliens! Space planes! Creeping, peeping toms! And a really rad new product from Amazon that is not only free, but might help some of you budding writers out there MAKE a buck or […]

Bethesda promises frequent updates to Fallout 4

Fans and the industry alike love the Fallout series. However, everyone admits that the games can be a bit on the buggy side sometimes. This is something Bethesda has worked hard to address […]

Every Model S is being recalled by Tesla to check their seat belts

The Tesla Model S is perhaps the most technologically advanced car in the world with self-driving smarts, a giant touchscreen media console, and an all-electric drivetrain. There’s a lot that can go wrong […]

Volvo taps Hololens to change how they build and you buy their cars

Volvo has a reputation for pioneering use of new technologies, but it’s usually the ones that impact vehicle safety you hear about. Now they’re working with Hololens to create a futuristic way to […]

Big Halo 5 update gives you something to do over the holidays

It’s that time of year when we all visit our parents, put in some time with their dogs because our apartment leases explicitly don’t allow dogs, and eat a ton of food and […]

PlayStation 2 emulation is finally happening on PS4

According to Wikipedia, there are a total of 3,874 games released for the PlayStation 2. That’s a huge amount of content, and content you currently can’t play without owning the original machine or […]

11 ways video games can make you a better person

There's a growing body of research that indicates that gaming might actually help you improve yourself, but how?

Temple Run 2 is getting Frozen Shadows expansion, and we got a cursed idol

Did you know that Temple Run is still a thing? So are expansion packs. Imangi is launching an expansion to Temple Run 2 called Frozen Shadows, and to promote it they sent us […]

Creator of TV’s Fargo is working on Kurt Vonnegut Cat’s Cradle series

Yes, someone is going to attempt another Kurt Vonnegut adaptation, and no, these things don’t have high success rates. The reason the FX network thinks that this is worth a shot is because […]

Geek deals roundup: Amazon’s Black Friday sales start today

The wait is finally over! Amazon’s Black Friday sales have begun. There are some incredible bargains available already, and there’s a new lightning sale popping up every five minutes. Amazon Fire 7-inch tablet […]

DARPA wants your wacky robotics ideas

The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is known for building all sorts of fantastical and frightening robots. There are flying robots, walking robots, and even swimming/jumping/climbing robots. Even with all that [...

Xbox One price drops to $299 for Black Friday

That's $299 including a game, or spend another $50 and get a 1TB hard drive and more game choices.

Peter Jackson admits he was “winging it” during The Hobbit trilogy

Peter Jackson pulled off one of the great feats of filmmaking when he shepherded JRR Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings trilogy to screen by churning them all out in one giant production process. […]

Halo World Championship starting in December

The Halo World Championship is happening this December. Having partnered with MLG, ESL and Gfinity, this event is set to be the biggest Halo eSports competition out there and is centered around Halo […]

What to watch this week, and where to watch it

With Thanksgiving just a week away, it seems like the perfect time to head to the movies or binge a brand new show to get yourself in a good headspace before heading into […]

Geek deals: Save big on PC components and accessories

For today only, Amazon is selling select PC accessories and components at a massive discount. Whether you need to upgrade your storage or build a new PC from scratch, you won’t want to […]

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