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1960s version of Game of Thrones' opening credits is perfectly retro

< 1 minute agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Milan Vuckovic mashed up two things most humans love by re-imagining Game of Thrones' opening credits in the style of Saul Bass, the master of the title sequence. It's like if Game of Thrones existed in the 60s. Read more...

Yelp escapes extortion lawsuit unscathed, except for its reputation

10 minutes agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

For years, businesses have accused Yelp of running an extortion racket. If companies refused to pay for ads, Yelp would allegedly pull down some of their positive reviews (and wreck sales) until they gave in. Well, those accusations don't appear to...

Sony A7 Series Gets Two Gorgeous New Prime Lenses From Zeiss

Sony’s A7 line of full-frame mirrorless cameras are friggin’ awesome, but there haven’t been many native lens options, especially in the realm of fast prime lenses. That’s slowly changing, and it’s starting with Zeiss. More »      

This Topsy Turvy Flower Pot Can Rotate Around to Follow the Sun

11 minutes agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Green stuff is going to grow towards the sun. When your at-home plants start edging their way to the window, it's a good idea to rotate them once-a-week-ish to keep leaves, stems, and tendrils from becoming crazy lopsided. These lovely Voltasol pots are angled at the bottom into a gentle point, making for a quick and easy whirl around to face the rays. Read more...

It looks like the iWatch still isn’t close to being ready for mass production

So it looks like we’re going to get our first glimpse of the iWatch (or at least some kind of Apple wearable computer) on September 9th. However, it’s also looking more and more like we’re going to be in for a long wait before we’ll actually have a chance to buy the device. Show More Summary

Go Back to High School With Dazed and Confused and Its Unforgettable Cast

32 minutes agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Today, all around the country, kids are headed back to school—some facing, for the first time, the cruel hierarchy of high school hallways. In solidarity with America's teens, let's all head back to that place with Dazed and Confused. Alright, alright, alright. Read more...

Nigeria Issues a Government-Issued ID Card That Doubles as a Debit Card

35 minutes agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Make all the "Dear Friend" email scam jokes that you want—Nigeria now has one of the most sophisticated government-issued ID systems in the world. A new nationwide card that rolls out this week collects biometric information to prevent fraud and includes a debit card feature backed by MasterCard. Read more...

Curry Restaurant Background Music CDs Are So Hot Right Now

42 minutes agoTechnology / Gadgets : Inventor Spot

Opening up a curry restaurant in Japan? Unless you've already arranged for a house band to soothe diners ears while your food sears their palates, you'll want to invest in JVC Music's series of Indian Curry Music BGM (background music) CDs.

Here are the most iconic shots in film history

58 minutes agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

You can recognize these shots even if you only saw them for a second. Because they've been spoofed and parodied, referenced and homaged, spliced into our brains through pop culture, recreated in conversation so many times that these iconic shots are what we'll remember even when we forget everything else. Read more...

Explore 'Destiny' With Google Street View

I can’t wait to play Destiny again. Six days out from the launch of Bungie’s massive new game, the company has teamed up with Google to create something amazing: Planet View. It’s Google Street View set inside the world of Destiny. More »      

Engadget Daily: The deal with Twitch.tv, iCloud celebrity photo leak and more!

Today, we dive into the world of Twitch.tv, learn why many new apps are rejected from the App Store, check out a bling-tastic Galaxy Gear S, investigate the iCloud celebrity photo leak and more! Read on for Engadget's news highlights from the last 24...

Moby's Gorgeously Subtle New Video Is a Return to His Roots

1 hour agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Moby has gotten so good at doing so many other things— campaigning for politicians, advocating for animals, blogging about architecture—that you might have almost forgotten that he still makes music. His newest video, "The Last Day," is out today, should you need a reminder. Read more...

Someone Edited All Of Marvel's Movies Together To Create A Loki Movie

The Marvel Cinematic Universe is filled with a bevy of brilliant characters, from the amazing Iron Man through to the mighty Thor, but there’s one character that isn’t getting his own movie who truly should: Thor’s brother, Loki. HeShow More Summary

EE tries to upstage its rivals with improved pay-as-you-go tariffs

When you're the biggest 4G player in the UK, logic dictates that you don't let your rivals hog the limelight for too long. EE's well aware of this, so just a few days after Vodafone finally joined the 4G pay-as-you-go party, it's decided to improve...

Apple reportedly agrees to iPad mini price cuts to prevent further market share drop

Apple has reportedly agreed to lower the price of its Wi-Fi-only 16GB iPad mini that’s usually priced at $299 in order to counter slower iPad sales this quarter. Digitimes says that the iPad maker has recently “cooperated” with U.S. retailers including Best Buy and Amazon to cut the iPad mini’s price. Show More Summary

GPS Tracker Tracks Your Stolen Bike

Bikes are great for cruising through congested cities but there is a serious downside to pedaling your two-wheeler around… bike theft. It’s a big deal, for example, yearly estimates for stolen bikes in NYC are in the 60,000 – 100,000 range. Show More Summary

Explore the world of 'Destiny' through Google Street View

Whether it's touring an insanely large cruise ship or the Polar Bear capital of the world, Google's Street View has you covered. But the search giant doesn't want to limit that virtual experience to tangible, real-life things, which is why it's...

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