New York City-based filmmaker Casey Neistat (previously) shot this very entertaining review of Google Glass (using Google Glass, of course) while on a recent trip to Europe. Neistat loves Glass as a camera, but notes that “there’s just no way to look cool” while wearing them.
I am extremely strong, like Hercules, so naturally I don't need to worry about losing in an arm wrestle. But for the rest of you weaklings, here is a video showing how to win at arm wrestling. This is a content summary only. Visit Now That's Nifty for full links, other content, and more.
Image Credit: Angela George I do not hide my love affair with AMC's The Walking Dead. Though it has the bad habit of being inconsistent from time to time, it still offers us something very different on the modern television landscape: Zombies. Show More Summary
DxO is the exact opposite of instagram, it removes the lens flare and artifacts that social media finds so desirable. Version 8 is available free until January 2015.
Wind-up Hopping Lederhosen are back with a spiffy new color! Buy some here
“Bubble Face,” by Boing Boing reader Avelino Maestas. “Our cat Squishy likes to bat at bubbles with her paws,” he explains. Shared in the Boing Boing Flickr Pool.
From the website of brilliant collage artist Beth Hoeckel, “Point of View.” Read the rest
Doghouse Diaries, via This Isn't Happiness.
(YouTube link) Gav and Dan, the Slow Mo Guys (previously) were challenged to illustrate internet memes in super slo-mo video. The memes they selected are actually just internet slang terms, and whether you are familiar with them has little bearing on how enjoyable the vignettes are. Show More Summary
Thirteen of the fifteen flagpoles in the Conservative caucus room were snapped off and turned into spears by Members of Parliament who positioned themselves around the door to ambush the Parliament Hill shooter, while Prime Minister Harper was shoved in a closet. Read the rest
You might have heard that there's a touch of misogyny floating around the games community at the moment - which is why it's so nice to see the double-standard in gaming perfectly illustrated in this video from Buzzfeed. "Are you buying that for your girlfriend's Xbox?"
Diwali is here, and the best way to celebrate the Indian Festival of Lights is with an epic meal. Before you start cooking up a kaleidoscopic spread of curries, biryanis and masalas, here's what you need to stock your kitchen with. ? Basmati RiceRice is the biggest staple of any South Asian meal, and the go-to variety is basmati. Show More Summary
The last of DC Entertainment's comic book fall TV series has premiered!
Image Credit: Marcus Quigmire So what urban legend pulls you in the most? I would love to say it is the "guy with hook on his hand who just escaped the mental asylum" story, but for me, it is actually the "don't flash your headlights at another driver whose lights are off because it is a gang initiation move and they will kill you" legend. Show More Summary
From left to right, you can see MRSA, influenza, chicken pox, e. coli, and HIV. Go ahead and take a lick! They're perfectly safe. Artist Wei Li made these popsicles just look like deadly pathogens. They're part of a project that he calls Dangerous Popsicles. Show More Summary
"I’ve seen The Exorcist about 167 times, and it keeps getting funnier every single time I see it!” A bio-exorcist like no other, he’s the ghost with the most, babe and he’s also the most outrageously awesome example of Beetlejuice cosplay we’ve seen yet. Show More Summary
How can we misspell “yard sale’? Let me count the ways -because there are a lot more than two. Oh, I can’t count because after a few, I just giggled too much. And they go on and on, in a picture post at Buzzfeed that includes some non-yard sale misspellings and miswordings that are just as funny. Show More Summary
But what can he tell us about Voodoo? Brian Easton hopes for more. Read the rest